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Cabinet approval for Lokpal bill likely Monday
New Delhi, Dec 18 (IANS) The union cabinet is expected to meet Monday evening to consider the much-awaited Lokpal Bill that is likely to bring the prime minister as well as Group C government employees in its purview with some conditions.

Sunday, December 18, 2011 10:59:25 PM

Cabinet approval for Lokpal bill likely Monday
New Delhi, Dec 18 (IANS) The union cabinet is expected to meet Monday evening to consider the much-awaited Lokpal Bill that is likely to bring the prime minister as well as Group C government employees in its purview with some conditions.

Sunday, December 18, 2011 10:56:20 PM

Mayawati''s attacks out of desperation: Congress
Lucknow, Dec 18 (IANS) Uttar Pradesh Chief Minister Mayawati''s attacks on the Congress party are borne out of desperation at its rising popularity in the state and realisation that her days in power are numbered, the Congress said Sunday.

Sunday, December 18, 2011 9:11:16 PM

Politicians, people call on bereaved Mamata
Kolkata, Dec 18 (IANS) A stream of people including politicians, cultural personalities and sportspersons Sunday visited West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee''s spartan residence in south Kolkata''s Kalighat to console her on the death of her mother.

Sunday, December 18, 2011 9:04:04 PM

RPI''s rail blockade Monday for Ambedkar memorial
Mumbai, Dec 18 (IANS) The Republican Party Of India (RPI) said it will block rail services in the northeastern part of the city Monday to pressurise the government for allotting land for a memorial to Dalit icon B.R. Ambedkar.

Sunday, December 18, 2011 9:02:20 PM

Cabinet meet begins, Lokpal not on agenda
New Delhi, Dec 18 (IANS) A meeting of the union cabinet began Sunday evening to approve the National Food Security Bill that seeks to provide rice at Rs.3, wheat at Rs.2 and coarse grains at Re.1 per kg to over half of India''s 1.2 billion population, official sources said.

Sunday, December 18, 2011 8:23:47 PM

51-kg ladoo for Ajit Singh''s entry into union cabinet
Lucknow, Dec 18 (IANS) The Uttar Pradesh unit of the Rashtriya Lok Dal (RLD) here Sunday evening celebrated the induction of its president Ajit Singh into the union cabinet as civil aviation minister by cutting a 51-kg ladoo.

Sunday, December 18, 2011 8:13:58 PM

Mayawati seeks fifth term as birthday gift
Lucknow, Dec 18 (IANS) Going all out to woo the Muslim, Kshatriya and Vaishya communities, Uttar Pradesh Chief Minister Mayawati Sunday made a fervent appeal to them to vote for her Bahujan Samaj Party (BSP) and give her a fifth term as a ''birthday gift''.

Sunday, December 18, 2011 7:41:03 PM

PM is honest but remote controlled, moans Anna
Chennai, Dec 18 (IANS) Prime Minister Manmohan Singh is an honest man but is ''remote controlled'', activist Anna Hazare said Sunday, urging people to start filling the jails from Jan 1 in support of a strong Lokpal.

Sunday, December 18, 2011 7:37:34 PM

Monitoring by civil society has reached its limit: Singhvi
New Delhi, Dec 18 (IANS) Congress leader Abhishek Manu Singhvi Sunday said that the civil society''s monitoring of government work on Lokpal bill has reached its limit.

Sunday, December 18, 2011 7:03:20 PM

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