New Delhi, June 29 (IANS) Police Friday detained 164 Bharatiya Janata Party councillors while they were going to submit a memorandum to union Urban Development Minister S. Jaipal Reddy on various issues, including mixed land use and parking charges in the capital.
Friday, June 29, 2007 11:45:59 PM
Lucknow, June 29 (IANS) With a view to increasing the forest cover in Uttar Pradesh, Chief Minister Mayawati proposes to launch a major tree plantation drive in the state.
Friday, June 29, 2007 9:37:32 PM
New Delhi, June 29 (IANS) The DMK Friday petitioned the Election Commission to penalise AIADMK chief J. Jayalalitha for committing 'perjury' in giving false evidence while filing nomination papers for the 2001 Tamil Nadu assembly polls.
Friday, June 29, 2007 9:03:29 PM
New Delhi, June 29 (IANS) The Congress Friday termed as 'baseless and useless' a booklet released by the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) against the ruling alliance's presidential candidate Pratibha Patil.
Friday, June 29, 2007 9:00:26 PM
Chennai, June 29 (IANS) Tamil Nadu Chief Minister M. Karunanidhi Friday lambasted the Election Commission after results of the Madurai West assembly by-elections were declared here, saying the poll panel had 'put hurdles' in the way of fair polling in the constituency.
Friday, June 29, 2007 8:36:32 PM
Nandigram/ Kolkata, June 29 (IANS) Nandigram in West Bengal remained tense Friday after fresh clashes broke out Thursday between the supporters of the Communist Party of India-Marxist (CPI-M) and the Trinamool Congress backed Bhumi Uchched Pratirodh Committee (BUPC).
Friday, June 29, 2007 8:35:44 PM
New Delhi, June 29 (IANS) Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) leader L.K. Advani Friday asked Prime Minister Manmohan Singh to replace Pratibha Patil as the ruling United Progressive Alliance (UPA) presidential candidate with a 'more suitable person.'
Friday, June 29, 2007 8:35:23 PM
Chandigarh, June 29 (IANS) Dera Sacha Sauda chief Gurmeet Ram Rahim Singh Friday accused the Akali Dal government in Punjab of violating his fundamental rights as the ongoing controversy between the sect and Sikhs reached the Punjab and Haryana high court.
Friday, June 29, 2007 7:59:33 PM
New Delhi, June 29 (IANS) The opposition National Democratic Alliance (NDA) Friday filed a complaint with the Election Commission accusing the Congress of using 'pressure tactics' to get support for its presidential candidate Pratibha Patil for the July 19 election.
Friday, June 29, 2007 6:57:17 PM
Chandigarh, June 29 (IANS) The Punjab and Haryana High Court Friday granted interim bail till Aug 6 to Dera Sacha Sauda sect chief Gurmit Ram Rahim Singh, who was also asked to immediately surrender his passport.
Friday, June 29, 2007 3:41:46 PM
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