New Delhi, April 25 (IANS) Finance Minister P. Chidambaram is not only conversant with the financial nitty-gritty, but also knows how to control inquisitive members.
Friday, April 25, 2008 9:28:11 PM
New Delhi, April 25 (IANS) The issue of quota for poorer sections of the society is considered to be close to the heart of the Left leaders including Lok Sabha Speaker Somnath Chatterjee. This was amply clear Friday when Jaswant Singh Yadav of the Congress sought quota for the Scheduled Castes, Tribes and Other Backward Classes in the house.
Friday, April 25, 2008 9:27:35 PM
New Delhi, April 25 (IANS) Bharatiya Janata Party's Satyanarayan Jatiya, a veteran member of the Lok Sabha from Ujjain in Madhya Pradesh, is a scholarly person known for his command over various languages including English and Sanskrit.
Friday, April 25, 2008 9:27:04 PM
New Delhi, April 25 (IANS) Child and Women Development minister Renuka Chowdhury is known for her punctuality and hardly ever gets delayed - at least not when she has to lay papers in parliament. Friday was, however, a different day.
Friday, April 25, 2008 9:26:17 PM
New Delhi, April 25 (IANS) Bihar Deputy Chief Minister and Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) leader Sushil Kumar Modi met party leader L.K. Advani here Friday.
Friday, April 25, 2008 9:17:22 PM
Patna, April 25 (IANS) Newly appointed vice-president of Bihar's ruling Janata Dal-United (JD-U) Ajit Kumar, who was dropped from the state ministry earlier this month, resigned from the party post Friday.
Friday, April 25, 2008 8:28:57 PM
Srinagar, April 25 (IANS) The Jammu and Kashmir police Friday detained Mirwaiz Umar Farooq, chairman of the moderate Hurriyat Conference, along with dozens of his supporters during a protest rally here.
Friday, April 25, 2008 7:13:42 PM
Thiruvananthapuram, April 25 (IANS) Leader of the opposition in Kerala assembly and former chief minister Oommen Chandy Friday advised the Left government in the state to think of market intervention to check rising prices, instead of blaming or agitating against the central government.
Friday, April 25, 2008 7:09:39 PM
Bhopal, April 25 (IANS) Madhya Pradesh Chief Minister Shivraj Singh Chouhan Friday charged the Congress-led United Progressive Alliance government with reducing coal quotas for various thermal power stations so that the state government could be defamed for being unable to meet the demand for electricity.
Friday, April 25, 2008 5:12:10 PM
Raipur, April 25 (IANS) Congress general secretary Rahul Gandhi landed in Chhattisgarh's Ambikapur town Friday to begin a two-day tour through the state's underdeveloped tribal belt, considered a Maoist stronghold.
Friday, April 25, 2008 2:06:18 PM
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