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Left should have withdrawn support earlier: Bardhan
New Delhi, July 13 (IANS) Nearly a week after withdrawing support to the Congress-led government, Communist Party of India (CPI) general secretary A.B. Bardhan Sunday said the Left parties should have done this earlier as the ruling coalition's intentions to push the India-US nuclear deal forward were clear.

Sunday, July 13, 2008 6:43:45 PM

Pakistan, Saudi Arabia bankrolled Amarnath agitation: Azad
Akhnoor (Jammu and Kashmir), July 13 (IANS) In his first public appearance in this border town, former chief minister Ghulam Nabi Azad Sunday accused Pakistan and Saudi Arabia of bankrolling the parties behind the violent agitation on the Amarnath land row.

Sunday, July 13, 2008 5:55:21 PM

Akalis to go with NDA against N-deal
Jalandhar (Punjab), July 13 (IANS) Punjab Chief Minister and Akali Dal leader Parkash Singh Badal Sunday categorically said his party would go with the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP)-led National Democratic Alliance (NDA) when the government faces the vote of confidence later this month.

Sunday, July 13, 2008 5:55:04 PM

Yechuri not averse to post-poll truck with Congress
New Delhi, July 13 (IANS) Despite the Left parties set to vote along with the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) against the Congress-led UPA (United Progressive Alliance) on the India-US civilian nuclear deal later this month, senior Communist leader Sitaram Yechuri Sunday did not rule out aligning again with the Congress after the next general elections.

Sunday, July 13, 2008 4:54:20 PM

Left approaches BSP, Rahul to meet Amar Singh
New Delhi/Kolkata, July 13 (IANS) The realignment of political forces over the India-US nuclear deal continued Sunday with Marxist leader Prakash Karat calling for 'cooperation' with the Bahujan Samaj Party (BSP) after meeting its chief Mayawati as Congress general secretary Rahul Gandhi prepared to meet his Samajwadi Party counterpart Amar Singh to cement ties between the two parties.

Sunday, July 13, 2008 4:39:25 PM

Somnath meet Basu
Kolkata, July 13 (IANS) Lok Sabha Speaker Somnath Chatterjee had an hour-long meeting with Communist Party of India-Marxist (CPI-M) veteran Jyoti Basu here Sunday.

Sunday, July 13, 2008 3:37:29 PM

Kashmir shuts down to remember 1931 martyrs
Srinagar, July 13 (IANS) Tension gripped old city areas here as stone-pelting mobs engaged the police in pitched battles Sunday during a procession to remember the martyrs of the 1931 uprising against the autocratic Dogra rule in Jammu and Kashmir.

Sunday, July 13, 2008 2:18:56 PM

Mayawati victimising police officer: Amar Singh
Mumbai, July 13 (IANS) Samajwadi Party leader Amar Singh Sunday accused Uttar Pradesh Chief Minister Mayawati of victimising a police officer who probed charges that she held assets disproportionate to her income.

Sunday, July 13, 2008 2:17:46 PM

Karat meets Mayawati on n-deal
New Delhi, July 13 (IANS) CPI-M general secretary Prakash Karat Sunday met Uttar Pradesh Chief Minister Mayawati and called for 'cooperation' between the Left and the Bahujan Samaj Party (BSP) on the India-US nuclear deal.

Sunday, July 13, 2008 1:56:05 PM

Rahul Gandhi to meet Amar Singh Tuesday
New Delhi, July 13 (IANS) Congress general secretary Rahul Gandhi will meet Samajwadi Party general secretary Amar Singh Tuesday in what would be their first meeting after the party pledged support to the ruling combine in the current political crisis, informed sources said.

Sunday, July 13, 2008 1:37:21 PM

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