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EC seeks report on Modi's speech on Mamata's paintings
Kolkata, April 28 (IANS) Taking suo motu cognisance, the Election Commission Monday sought a detailed report from the district administration in West Bengal's Hooghly on BJP prime ministerial nominee Narendra Modi's speech raising questions about Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee's painting being sold at an exorbitant price.

Monday, April 28, 2014 7:04:03 PM

Campaigning ends for third phase of LS polls in Bengal
Kolkata, April 28 (IANS) The campaigning drums Monday fell silent for the third phase of the Lok Sabha polls in West Bengal entailing nine seats spread across four districts of the state's southern part.

Monday, April 28, 2014 7:00:06 PM

Deceased YSR Congress leader still a contestant, clarifies EC
Hyderabad, April 28 (IANS) The Election Commission Monday clarified that YSR Congress' Shobha Nagi Reddy, who died in a road accident last week, will still be treated as a candidate in the elections to Andhra Pradesh's Allagadda assembly constituency and if she gets elected, a bye-election will be held.

Monday, April 28, 2014 6:52:17 PM

Congress questions Modi's no-show at Golden Temple
Amritsar, April 28 (IANS) BJP prime ministerial candidate Narendra Modi took time out to address five rallies across Punjab Friday but could not spare time to offer prayers at the holiest of Sikh shrines, Harmandar Sahib, the Congress said.

Monday, April 28, 2014 6:42:20 PM

Approach bar councils if lawyers violate professional ethics: SC
New Delhi, April 28 (IANS) The Supreme Court Monday said that it had no powers to prevent a lawyer, the child of a sitting judge from practicing in a court where their parent is dispensing justice as it was for the bar councils and not courts to proceed against the lawyers who don't adhere to professional ethics.

Monday, April 28, 2014 6:42:19 PM

'Renewable energy could address India's energy needs'
New Delhi, April 28 (IANS) Harnessing of renewable energy like wind, solar and biomass could address India's energy needs, a senior Indian official averred here Monday.

Monday, April 28, 2014 6:36:15 PM

Former union minister K.S. Rao joins BJP
Hyderabad, April 28 (IANS) Former union minister Kavuri Sambasiva Rao Monday resigned from the Congress and announced his decision to join the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP).

Monday, April 28, 2014 6:32:15 PM

Campaigning ends in Telangana
Hyderabad, April 28 (IANS) Campaigning ended Monday evening for first phase of simultaneous elections to Andhra Pradesh assembly and Lok Sabha.

Monday, April 28, 2014 6:28:04 PM

Qazmi quits AAP, alleges party-corporate nexus
New Delhi April 28 (IANS) Adding to the heat and dust of general elections, Maqsood ul Hasan Qazmi resigned Monday as a member of the Aam Aadmi Party (AAP)'s national council, expressing his displeasure over the alleged nexus between the party and certain corporate groups.

Monday, April 28, 2014 6:22:14 PM

Mortal remains of Maj. Varadarajan consigned to flames
Chennai, April 28 (IANS) The mortal remains of Major Mukund Varadarajan, who was killed in a gunfight with guerrillas in Jammu and Kashmir, were consigned to the flames with full military honours here Monday.

Monday, April 28, 2014 6:22:13 PM

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