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Raped Dalit woman struggles for justice in Orissa
Bhubaneswar, June 11 (IANS) A month after a Dalit woman in Orissa was allegedly gang raped by four men, including a former leader of the ruling Biju Janata Dal (BJD), the police have arrested only one of the accused. Opposition parties claim that a minister is shielding them and are demanding a probe by the Central Bureau of Investigation (CBI).

Thursday, June 11, 2009 11:35:55 AM

BJP must become a current party: Jaswant
New Delhi, June 11 (IANS) Veteran Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) leader Jaswant Singh has called for making it a 'current party' and admitted that it had failed to effectively convey its message to the masses, leading to its election debacle.

Thursday, June 11, 2009 12:02:05 AM

Goa NCP's 'kingmaker' defends his role
Panaji, June 10 (IANS) Nationalist Congress Party (NCP) chief Sharad Pawar's close aide Prafulla Hede, whose alleged interference in the party's Goa affairs has triggered an exodus of its executive members, Wednesday defended his role of a 'kingmaker' in the state unit.

Wednesday, June 10, 2009 9:46:27 PM

In BJP blame game, leaders now criticise key strategists
New Delhi, June 10 (IANS) The beleaguered Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) sank deeper into a crisis Wednesday with its veteran leaders criticising key election strategists for publicly blaming others for the party's poll debacle.

Wednesday, June 10, 2009 8:59:48 PM

Punjab chief secretary to head state's information commission
Chandigarh, June 10 (IANS) Punjab's Chief Secretary Ramesh Inder Singh has resigned and he has been appointed as the state's chief information commissioner (CIC).

Wednesday, June 10, 2009 8:23:22 PM

NCP will not merge with Congress, says party leader
Mumbai, June 10 (IANS) The Nationalist Congress Party (NCP) will never merge with the Congress and will continue to maintain its independent identity, a top party office-bearer said here Wednesday.

Wednesday, June 10, 2009 8:18:20 PM

NCP suspends MP accused of murder
New Delhi, June 10 (IANS) Padamsinh Patil, a Nationalist Congress Party (NCP) MP from Maharashtra arrested on charge of murder, was suspended from the party Wednesday, Civil Aviation Minister Praful Patel said.

Wednesday, June 10, 2009 8:17:59 PM

NCP suspends MP accused of murder
New Delhi, June 10 (IANS) The Nationalist Congress Party (NCP) Wednesday suspended Padamsinh Patil, its MP from Maharashtra, three days after he was arrested for his alleged involvement in the murder of a Congress leader in 2006.

Wednesday, June 10, 2009 6:46:57 PM

Rebel NCP leaders lash out at Pawar, call him 'communal'
Panaji, June 10 (IANS) Members of Nationalist Congress Party's (NCP) Goa unit, who resigned from the party a day earlier, Wednesday lashed out the party chief and union minister Sharad Pawar calling him 'anti-Catholic' and 'communal'.

Wednesday, June 10, 2009 6:46:26 PM

Four candidates in fray for Jharkhand Rajya Sabha polls
Ranchi, June 10 (IANS) Four candidates are in the fray for the June 20 elections for Jharkhand's two Rajya Sabha seats.

Wednesday, June 10, 2009 6:45:50 PM

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