New Delhi, April 26 (IANS) The Lok Sabha was adjourned for 45 minutes on day one of the post-recess budget session Thursday, immediately after Speaker Somnath Chatterjee's statement condemning Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) MP Babubhai Katara, who was arrested for his involvement in a human trafficking racket.
Thursday, April 26, 2007 12:03:28 PM
Thiruvananthapuram, April 26 (IANS) After two years of debates and discussions, the decks have finally been cleared for the Congress-supported Malayalam TV channel - Jai Hind TV - to go on air from July.
Thursday, April 26, 2007 10:57:12 AM
Lucknow, April 25 (IANS) Former prime minister Atal Bihari Vajpayee, campaigning for his Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) in his constituency of Lucknow, appealed to people 'to come out and vote in good numbers' in the remaining rounds of the Uttar Pradesh assembly polls.
Wednesday, April 25, 2007 11:33:08 PM
New Delhi, April 25 (IANS) A decision on releasing the admission list for the general category aspirants of the Indian Institutes of Management (IIMs) was deferred till Thursday as the Cabinet Committee on Political Affairs (CCPA) could not reach any conclusion Wednesday night.
Wednesday, April 25, 2007 11:08:25 PM
Lucknow, April 25 (IANS) Uttar Pradesh Chief Minister Mulayam Singh Yadav's son Member of Parliament Akhilesh took out a brief poll rally campaigning for the ruling Samajwadi Party in the city Wednesday, two days after Congress MP Rahul Gandhi had put up an electoral road show here.
Wednesday, April 25, 2007 10:28:58 PM
Lucknow, April 25 (IANS) Congress president Sonia Gandhi's first election rally in Lucknow Wednesday proved to be rather insipid as the party's poll managers failed to draw enough crowd in the venue on the outskirts of the city.
Wednesday, April 25, 2007 10:28:38 PM
New Delhi, April 25 (IANS) The Communist Party of India-Marxist (CPI-M) Wednesday demanded the probe into the connection of three senior police officers for killing a Muslim man in a staged shootout in Gujarat be handed over to the Central Bureau of Investigation (CBI).
Wednesday, April 25, 2007 8:21:17 PM
Nagpur, April 25 (IANS) Late prime minister Rajiv Gandhi had struck a 'secret deal' with the Rashtriya Swayamsevak Sangh (RSS) in 1989 for the Hindu organisation's support to the Congress in exchange for creation of Ram temple in Ayodhya, a former Congress MP said Wednesday.
Wednesday, April 25, 2007 7:52:00 PM
New Delhi, April 25 (IANS) The Lok Sabha is likely to refer the alleged involvement of several MPs in a human trafficking racket to the ethics committee, even as Speaker Somnath Chatterjee will make a statement on the matter when the house meets Thursday, according to official sources.
Wednesday, April 25, 2007 7:37:42 PM
New Delhi, April 25 (IANS) A flourishing human trafficking racket involving India's political class is becoming murkier as the police disclosed Wednesday that at least 12 people had been smuggled out on diplomatic passports and more politicians were linked to the scandal.
Wednesday, April 25, 2007 7:34:39 PM
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