Darjeeling, Nov 23 (IANS) Violence rocked West Bengal's northern hill town Darjeeling Friday after an attack on a Gorkha National Liberation Front (GNLF) leader allegedly by its rival Gorkha Jana Mukti Morcha (GJMM) party workers.
Friday, November 23, 2007 7:24:49 PM
Amritsar, Nov 23 (IANS) The annual election to the Shiromani Gurudwara Prabandhak Committee (SGPC) was reduced to an 'envelope' ritual Friday in this Sikh holy city in Punjab with state Chief Minister Parkash Singh Badal's known loyalist and protege Avtar Singh Makkar being chosen as president of what is the world's richest Sikh body for the third year running.
Friday, November 23, 2007 7:22:39 PM
New Delhi, Nov 23 (IANS) Communist Party of India (CPI) leader Gurudas Dasgupta Friday made a strong plea for granting protection and even citizenship to exiled Bangladeshi writer Taslima Nasreen.
Friday, November 23, 2007 6:50:38 PM
New Delhi, Nov 23 (IANS) Home Minister Shivraj Patil Friday promised to furnish details of investigations of all terror attacks in the country in the last two years even as Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) leader L.K. Advani blamed 'intelligence failure' for the multiple blasts that rocked Uttar Pradesh.
Friday, November 23, 2007 6:27:16 PM
New Delhi, Nov 23 (IANS) President Pratibha Patil has greeted her fellow citizens on the occasion of Guru Nanak's birth anniversary that will be observed Saturday.
Friday, November 23, 2007 6:12:26 PM
Lucknow, Nov 23 (IANS) Uttar Pradesh Chief Minister Mayawati Friday squarely put the blame of the multiple blasts in Varanasi, Faizabad and Lucknow that killed at least 13 people on central intelligence agencies.
Friday, November 23, 2007 5:25:58 PM
New Delhi/Jaipur, Nov 23 (IANS) Bangladeshi author Taslima Nasreen, who moved from Kolkata to Jaipur Thursday -- a day after protests in the West Bengal capital against her stay in India -- is reliably learnt to be in a guest house outside Delhi.
Friday, November 23, 2007 5:21:29 PM
Chandigarh, Nov 23 (IANS) The central government has given the nod for a nearly 2,500-km-long inter-state highway that will link important Sikh religious shrines in seven states in the country.
Friday, November 23, 2007 5:19:21 PM
New Delhi, Nov 23 (IANS) In yet another sign of fissures in West Bengal's ruling Left Front coalition, the Revolutionary Socialist Party (RSP) Friday condemned the state government's decision to send exiled Bangladeshi author Taslima Nasreen to Rajasthan.
Friday, November 23, 2007 5:10:21 PM
New Delhi, Nov 23 (IANS) The United Progressive Alliance (UPA) government, which is dependent on the Left parties for its sustenance, Friday rejected the demand of the opposition National Democratic Alliance (NDA) for imposition of the president's rule in West Bengal.
Friday, November 23, 2007 3:45:22 PM
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