Keyword Results for   'democratic'  
J-K: PDP leader's son opens fire at Congress candidate   Nov 23, 3:02 pm
Kathua, Nov. 23 (ANI): People's Democratic Party (PDP) leader Subhash Sharma's son Sharu opened fire at Babu Singh, a former minister and Congress candidate from Kathua, last night.
PM Modi appeals for end to dynastic politics in J-K  Nov 22, 3:20 pm
Kishtwar (Jammu and Kashmir), Nov. 22 (ANI): Taking on both the ruling National Conference and the opposition People's Democratic Party, Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Saturday appealed to voters of Jammu and Kashmir to end dynastic politics in the state.
Omar downplays PM Modi's criticism, says NC has won hearts of people  Nov 22, 3:20 pm
Sonawari, Nov. 22 (ANI): Jammu and Kashmir Chief Minister Omar Abdullah on Saturday avoided commenting on Prime Minister Narendra Modi's assertion that the state government was involved in corruption, saying massive support for his party was a proof of the fact that it has won the hearts of the people.
J-K: Militants hurl grenade at PDP rally in Gandwani  Nov 21, 6:44 pm
Kulgam, Nov. 21 (ANI): Militants hurled a grenade at a rally of the People's Democratic Party (PDP) in Gandwani, Kulgam, on Friday.
Abolish the term 'Shahi', petitioners plead to HC in Imam Bukhari case  Nov 21, 1:07 pm
New Delhi, Nov. 21 (ANI): Petitioners in the case against Jama Masjid Shahi Imam Syed Ahmed Bukhari have asked the Delhi High Court to abolish the term 'Shahi', adding that in a democratic country, the phrase has no significance.
India to support Afghanistan to build strong, peaceful democratic nation  Nov 21, 12:39 pm
New Delhi, Nov. 21 (ANI): Prime Minister Narendra Modi has said that India will continue to extend its full support to the new government in Afghanistan in its efforts to build a strong and peaceful democratic nation.
Supporters of regional parties clash in poll-bound Kashmir  Nov 20, 9:22 am
Srinagar, Nov.20 (ANI): Clashes broke out between the workers of the ruling regional National Conference (NC) and Peoples Democratic Forum (PDF) in Jammu and Kashmir's Budgam District on Wednesday, as candidates filed their nominations for the upcoming assembly elections.
PM Modi commends Fiji for expressing faith in democracy  Nov 19, 1:22 pm
Suva, Nov. 19 (ANI): Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Wednesday praised the people of Fiji for selecting their government in a democratic way, and thereby, expressing faith in the democratic process.
Only PDP can bring change in J-K, says Mufti  Nov 18, 9:59 pm
Srinagar, Nov. 18 (ANI): Jammu and Kashmir Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) chief Mehbooba Mufti on Tuesday said that the people of the state were vying for change, adding that the 2014 Lok Sabha election results showed that the people favour her party.
Nehru was beacon not only to India but also to the world, says Rahul Gandhi  Nov 18, 5:07 pm
New Delhi, Nov. 18 (ANI): Emphasizing the role of India's first prime minister Jawaharlal Nehru in the development and protection of the democratic principles of India, Congress party vice-president Rahul Gandhi on Tuesday said that his great grandfather's ideas and politics occupy an important position even today, adding that he had been a beacon not only to Indians but also to the world.
Abbott hails emerging superpower, India for practicing democracy  Nov 18, 12:49 pm
Canberra, Nov. 18 (ANI): Hailing India for being a democratic nation, Australian Prime Minister Tony Abbott on Tuesday stated that with New Delhi emerging as a superpower in Asia, the balance of power was shifting in the Indo-Pacific region which is increasingly becoming the buzzword around the globe.
Suspected militants kill PDP worker in Jammu and Kashmir  Nov 18, 6:18 am
Pulwama (J-K), Nov. 18 (ANI): A political worker of People's Democratic Party (PDP) was killed after suspected militants fired at him in Pulwama district of Jammu and Kashmir.
Omar Abdullah irked at lack of support in prevention of AFSPA in J-K  Nov 16, 8:03 am
Ganderbal (J-K), Nov. 16 (ANI): Jammu and Kashmir Chief Minister Omar Abdullah on Saturday lashed out at the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) for playing no role in revoking the Armed Forces Special Powers Act (AFSPA) in the state.
Aung San Suu Kyi slams Myanmar's constitution for 'unjust' rules   Nov 15, 4:53 pm
London, Nov 15 (ANI): Myanmar opposition leader Aung San Suu Kyi has slammed the country's constitution, saying rules which prohibit her from contesting the presidential polls because of her half British sons are "unfair, unjust and undemocratic".
Supporters of NC, PDP clash in J-K   Nov 13, 10:10 pm
Kulgam (Jammu and Kashmir), Nov. 13 (ANI): Supporters of the National Conference (NC) and the People's Democratic Party (PDP clashed here in the Kulgam district of Jammu and Kashmir on Thursday.
NDA allies on one platform to secure majority in Jharkhand  Nov 12, 7:14 pm
Ranchi, Nov. 12 (ANI): The Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) on Wednesday categorically said that the regional parties would remain allies of National Democratic Alliance (NDA) in Jharkhand despite the party securing a majority on its own in the Lok Sabha polls.
India appeals at Lankan SC against Tamil Nadu fishermen facing death sentence  Nov 11, 9:35 pm
New Delhi/Nay Pyi Taw, Nov. 11 (ANI): The Ministry of External Affairs (MEA) on Tuesday confirmed that India has hired a top lawyer in Sri Lanka who has made an appeal at the Supreme Court of the Democratic Socialist Republic on behalf of the five Indian fishermen who face the death sentence in the island nation.
Women's bodies condemn AMU VC's statement on girls not to be allowed in varsity library  Nov 11, 12:12 pm
New Delhi, Nov.11 (ANI): The All India Democratic Women's Association (AIDWA) general secretary Jagmati Sangwan on Tuesday termed Aligarh Muslim University (AMU) Vice Chancellor Lt. Gen. (Retired) Zameeruddin Shah's statement that there would be "four times more boys" in the university's Maulana Azad Library if girls were allowed, as 'unfortunate', and called for action against people making such statements.
Congress charges of 'tainted' minister being appointed are baseless, says BJP  Nov 10, 7:49 pm
New Delhi, Nov. 10 (ANI): The Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) on Monday termed the charges levelled against them by the Congress as 'baseless', adding that the party should confine itself to compare the difference of quality of governance under the United Progressive Alliance (UPA) and the National Democratic Alliance (NDA).
'Secessionist' Vaiko won't have place in NDA, says Swamy  Nov 4, 8:20 pm
New Delhi, Nov. 4 (ANI): Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) leader Subramanian Swamy on Tuesday stated that if Marumalarchi Dravida Munnetra Kazhagam (MDMK) chief Vaiko wants to play with the idea of Tamil Nadu's secession from India, then he has no place within the National Democratic Alliance (NDA).
BJP holds Nitish responsible for membership termination of four JD (U) MLAs  Nov 1, 5:52 pm
Patna, Nov. 1 (ANI): Launching a frontal attack on Nitish Kumar, Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) leader Sushil Kumar Modi on Saturday said the decision to terminate the state assembly membership of four Janata Dal (United) MLAs as undemocratic, and added that this had been done on the orders of the former Bihar chief minister.
NDFB (S) militants hurl grenade in Assam   Nov 1, 10:27 am
Sonitpur (Assam), Nov. 1 (ANI): Suspected militants of National Democratic Front of Boroland-Songbijit (NDFB-S) faction on October 25 hurled a hand grenade at a busy area in Assam's Sonitpur district.
BJP demand arrest of AIUDF chief, allege militant links  Oct 30, 3:39 pm
Guwahati, Oct. 30 (ANI): Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) supporters in Assam on Wednesday took to the streets, demanding the immediate arrest of All India United Democratic Front (AIUDF) chief Badaruddin Ajmal, accusing him of having links with militant outfits.
Audit institutions play an enabling role in ushering in good governance: President  Oct 27, 5:46 pm
New Delhi, Oct. 27 (ANI): President Pranab Mukherjee, who inaugurated the 27th conference of Accountants General here on Monday, said audit institutions play an enabling role in ushering in good governance in democratic functioning.
PM Modi hosts tea party for NDA MPs  Oct 26, 7:36 pm
New Delhi, Oct. 26 (ANI): Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Sunday hosted a tea party for the National Democratic Alliance (NDA) Members of Parliament (MPs) at his official 7, Race Course Road (RCR) residence here.