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Azam Khan quits as SP general secretary
New Delhi/Rampur (Uttar Pradesh), May 17 (IANS) Disgruntled Samajwadi Party (SP) leader Azam Khan Sunday resigned as the party general secretary as well as parliamentary board member over the SP's 'closeness to communal forces'.

Sunday, May 17, 2009 3:26:24 PM

India's opposition counts its losses after Congress sweep
New Delhi, May 17 (IANS) India's divided opposition licked its wounds Sunday, a day after the Congress party dramatically returned to power with a thumping majority leaving its opponents stunned and bleeding.

Sunday, May 17, 2009 3:14:10 PM

Third Front meet cancelled, Left to discuss defeat
New Delhi, May 17 (IANS) A Third Front leaders' meet planned for Monday has been cancelled as the Lok Sabha election results have given a clear mandate to the Congress-led United Progressive Alliance (UPA) to rule the country for the next five years.

Sunday, May 17, 2009 3:13:44 PM

Prime Minister's 100-day action plan (To go with Economic stimulus to top Manmohan action plan)
New Delhi, May 17 (IANS) Main points of the prime minister's 100-day action plan:

Sunday, May 17, 2009 3:01:40 PM

Economic stimulus to top Manmohan action plan
New Delhi, May 17 (IANS) Prime Minister Manmohan Singh, who had promised a 100-day action plan for his government if returned to power, is expected to give emphasis to the United Progressive Alliance's unfinished agenda, especially in the infrastructure and development sectors, and announce a fresh stimulus package to pull the economy out of its present slowdown.

Sunday, May 17, 2009 3:00:39 PM

Congress' Yashki springs surprise win as stalwarts lose
Hyderabad, May 17 (IANS) The simultaneous elections to the Andhra Pradesh assembly and Lok Sabha threw many surprises and the notable among them is the victory of Madhu Yashki Goud of the Congress party in Nizamabad constituency despite the defeat of party stalwarts in the assembly segments.

Sunday, May 17, 2009 2:32:07 PM

Congress 'discussing' SP's offer of support: Moily
New Delhi, May 17 (IANS) With the UPA now needing just 10 more seats to get simple majority in the Lok Sabha, the Congress was Sunday undecided on taking the support of the Samajwadi Party, which has emerged the single largest party in Uttar Pradesh.

Sunday, May 17, 2009 2:31:47 PM

Poll reverses may affect Communist movement in India: Tripura CPI-M chief
Agartala, May 17 (IANS) The electoral reverses suffered by the Left parties in their traditional bastions of West Bengal and Kerala may affect the Communist movement in the whole country, a senior Communist Party of India-Marxist (CPI-M) leader said here Sunday.

Sunday, May 17, 2009 2:17:42 PM

Can Kerala hope for more ministerial berths now?
Thiruvananthapuram, May 17 (IANS) With a sweeping victory by the Congress-led United Democratic Front (UDF) in Kerala - having won 16 of the 20 Lok Sabha seats - all eyes are on how many ministerial berths its MPs will get.

Sunday, May 17, 2009 2:04:49 PM

SP keen on giving Congress 'constructive support'
New Delhi, May 17 (IANS) Making evident its eagerness to be part of the next government, the Samajwadi Party (SP) Sunday extended 'constructive support' to the Congress that has emerged the decisive winner after the Lok Sabha elections.

Sunday, May 17, 2009 1:57:40 PM

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