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Anna Hazare supporters sent to jail
Gurgaon, April 16 (IANS) A city court Monday sent to 14 days in jail four Anna Hazare supporters who wanted to install a statue of the anti-graft activist here in spite of refusal of permission from the authorities.

Monday, April 16, 2012 9:37:13 PM

Jaitley slams government for ''attack on federalism''
Jaipur, April 16 (IANS) Slamming the Congress-led central government for encroaching on the rights of the states, BJP leader Arun Jaitley Monday said Congress chief ministers should also protest the "attack on federalism".

Monday, April 16, 2012 7:32:33 PM

Opposition CMs lambast government for security overreach (Roundup)
New Delhi, April 16 (IANS) Opposition chief ministers Monday lambasted the central government for not taking them into confidence on key security issues, citing the example of the proposed NCTC, an anti-terror intelligence agency whose powers the states fear will infringe on their rights.

Monday, April 16, 2012 7:12:23 PM

Delhi civic polls: 32 counting centres set up
New Delhi, April 16 (IANS) The Delhi State Election Commission has set up counting centres at 32 places across the city for counting of votes for the recently trifurcated Municipal Corporation of Delhi (MCD) polls.

Monday, April 16, 2012 6:36:13 PM

Anti-NCTC chief ministers meet separately
New Delhi, April 16 (IANS) The chief ministers of Tamil Nadu, Gujarat and Odisha met on the sidelines of the chief ministers meet on internal security Monday, leading to speculation that they were firming up opposition to the central government''s policies, particularly the proposed National Counter Terrorism Centre (NCTC).

Monday, April 16, 2012 6:24:03 PM

Lalu slams Nitish for ''bowing'' before Raj Thackeray
Patna, April 16 (IANS) Rashtriya Janata Dal (RJD) chief Lalu Prasad Monday lashed out at Bihar Chief Minister Nitish Kumar for "bowing" before Maharashtra Navnirman Sena chief Raj Thackeray to visit Mumbai for the Bihar Diwas celebrations and said he had humiliated people of the state.

Monday, April 16, 2012 4:39:52 PM

Opposition attacks government on NCTC, PM reaches out (Afternoon Lead)
New Delhi, April 16 (IANS) Opposition chief ministers Monday used the annual meet on security to attack the government over the proposed National Counter Terrorism Centre, claiming it was against federalism even as Prime Minister Manmohan Singh reached out to them saying the issue will be discussed separately May 5.

Monday, April 16, 2012 4:36:22 PM

Will do everything to get Hikaka released: Patnaik
New Delhi, April 16 (IANS) Odisha Chief Minister Naveen Patnaik Monday said his government will do everything for the release of Biju Janata Dal party legislator Jhina Hikaka, who was abducted by Maoists three weeks ago.

Monday, April 16, 2012 4:24:02 PM

Maoist movement growing in Assam: Gogoi
New Delhi, April 16 (IANS) Concerned about the growing Maoist movement in Assam, Chief Minister Tarun Gogoi said Monday that the central government should include the state in the framework of development and security schemes that constitute the strategy against left-wing extremism.

Monday, April 16, 2012 4:16:42 PM

BJP to back JMM candidates if it joins NDA
Ranchi, April 16 (IANS) The Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) has asked the Jharkhand Mukti Morcha (JMM), its alliance partner in the Jharkhand government, to join the National Democratic Alliance, the BJP-led Opposition coalition in parliament, if it wanted support for its Rajya Sabha candidates, sources say.

Monday, April 16, 2012 4:08:12 PM

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