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Bar bribery scam: LDF holds protest in Kerala Assembly  Nov 30, 11:34 am
New Delhi, Nov. 30 (ANI): The Left Democratic Front (LDF) staged a protest in the Kerala Assembly on Monday demanding the resignation of Excise Minister K. Babu for his alleged involvement in the bar bribery scam.
Mehbooba Mufti calls for easing of Indo-Pak border  Nov 27, 6:29 pm
New Delhi, Nov. 27 (ANI): People's Democratic Party (PDP) president Mehbooba Mufti on Friday dodged posers on National Conference chief Farooq Abdullah's assertion that PoK belongs to Pakistan and called for easing the border between the two Asian neighbours.
India is most tolerant country: Mehbooba Mufti  Nov 27, 6:23 pm
New Delhi, Nov. 27 (ANI): Attempting to silence those raising their concerns over growing intolerance, People's Democratic Party (PDP) president Mehbooba Mufti on Friday said that India is the most tolerant country as the people live together despite the secular and communal debate.
Congress should be tolerant towards democratically elected govt.: BJP  Nov 25, 5:03 pm
New Delhi, Nov. 25 (ANI): The Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) on Wednesday lashed out at Congress vice-president Rahul Gandhi for his unwarranted criticism of Prime Minister Narendra Modi-led NDA and said that the grand old party should start getting tolerant in the Parliament towards the democratically elected government.
Omar says political uncertainty over Mehbooba becoming CM 'unnecessary' (Update)  Nov 18, 9:06 pm
Srinagar, Nov.18 (ANI): Terming the uncertainty over People's Democratic Party (PDP) president Mehbooba Mufti replacing her father Mufti Mohammed Sayeed as Chief Minister of Jammu and Kashmir as 'unnecessary', former Jammu and Kashmir chief minister Omar Abdullah on Wednesday said that such a situation is 'dangerous' to the state.
Uncertainty over Mehbooba replacing her father is 'dangerous' to J-K: Omar  Nov 18, 5:15 pm
Srinagar, Nov. 18 (ANI): Former chief minister Omar Abdullah has said that the uncertainty looming large over People's Democratic Party (PDP) president Mehbooba Mufti replacing her father Mufti Mohammed Sayeed as Chief Minister of Jammu and Kashmir is 'dangerous' to the state.
Tipu Sultan row: CPI calls secular forces to stand up against VHP  Nov 12, 4:56 pm
New Delhi, Nov. 12 (ANI): The Communist Party of India (CPI) on Thursday called on secular democratic forces to stand up against the Vishwa Hindu Parishad (VHP) which has called for a shutdown in Karnataka on Friday following the escalating tension in the state over the birth anniversary of the 18th century Mysore ruler Tipu Sultan.
Ex-servicemen 'misguided' in returning their medals, claims Parrikar  Nov 10, 2:07 pm
Panaji, Nov. 10 (ANI): Defence Minister Manohar Parrikar on Tuesday said that while it was the democratic right of ex-servicemen to protest against the government's version of the one rank one pension scheme (OROP), they were being 'misguided'.
Kerala civic polls: Counting underway, early lead for Left front  Nov 7, 9:57 am
Thiruvananthapuram, Nov. 7 (ANI): Counting of votes for the local body elections in Kerala is underway and the Left Democratic Front (LDF) has taken an early lead according to trends.
Advantage Mahagathbandhan: Exit polls  Nov 5, 7:47 pm
New Delhi, Nov. 5 (ANI): Exit polls at the end of the fifth and final phase of polling for the 243-seat Bihar assembly on Thursday indicated an advantage to the Mahagathbandhan over the National Democratic Alliance (NDA), while the Chanakya has predicted otherwise.
Top NDFB militant nabbed  Nov 3, 10:33 pm
Kozhikode (Kerala), Nov. 3 (ANI): Chief commanding officer of banned militant outfit National Democratic Front of Bodoland (NDFB) was nabbed by the Kerala Police in Kozhikode district late Monday night.
PM Modi has lowered dignity of his office: Congress  Nov 2, 3:32 pm
New Delhi, Nov. 2 (ANI): The Congress Party on Monday said Prime Minister Narendra Modi has lowered the dignity of his office and is not subscribing to a healthy democratic discourse.
PM Modi attends Abhishek Singhvi's son's wedding reception  Oct 31, 10:44 pm
New Delhi, Oct. 31 (ANI):Prime Minister Narendra Modi, Home Minister Rajnath Singh, and BJP patriarch L.K. Advani were among prominent National Democratic Alliance leaders who attended the wedding reception of Avishkar Manu Singhvi, son of Congress leader Abhishek Manu Singhvi, here on Saturday evening. (ANI)^
Land laws must be fair, just, says Manmohan Singh  Oct 31, 9:07 pm
New Delhi, Oct. 31 (ANI): Speaking at the Indira Gandhi Award for National Integration programme, former prime minister Manmohan Singh on Saturday said the Land Acquisition laws must be fair, equitable, just, democratic and humane.
CPM disapproves PM Modi's over USD 10 bn credit to Africa  Oct 29, 10:11 pm
New Delhi, Oct. 29 (ANI): Criticising Prime Minister Narendra Modi over the Centre's 10 billion dollars concessional credit to Africa, Communist Party of India (Marxist) general secretary Sitaram Yechury on Thursday asked the BJP-led National Democratic Alliance (NDA) Government to focus more on agrarian crisis in the country instead of providing monetary help to other nations.
Engineer Rashid cries foul, links ink attack with 'talibanisation'  Oct 19, 4:53 pm
New Delhi, Oct. 19 (ANI): Jammu and Kashmir legislator Engineer Rashid on Monday dubbed the ink attack on him as 'undemocratic' and said this showed the ugly face of the radicals in India.
NDA will win 34 seats in first phase, claims BJP  Oct 19, 1:09 pm
Patna, Oct. 19 (ANI): Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) president Amit Shah on Monday claimed that the BJP along with the NDA (National Democratic Alliance) will win 32 to 34 seats in the first phase and around 24 seats in the second phase of the ongoing Bihar Assembly polls.
NJAC: SC verdict gets mixed bag  Oct 16, 4:26 pm
New Delhi, Oct. 16 (ANI): The Supreme Court's verdict in the National Judicial Appointments Commission (NJAC) case has evoked mixed reaction from noted lawyers, with a group feeling the decision is "not good for the democratic process", while another group said the decision has restored the "independent functioning of the judiciary".
Muslims are victims of 'saffron India': Azam Khan  Oct 16, 2:28 pm
New Delhi, Oct. 16 (ANI): In an apparent attack on the BJP-led NDA Government at the Centre, Uttar Pradesh Minority Welfare and Urban Development Minister Azam Khan on Friday alleged that Muslims 'are not the citizens of democratic India but the victims of saffron India'.
NCP exits Samajwadi-Janata Dal-Democratic alliance, to contest 45 seats in Bihar polls  Oct 15, 7:35 pm
Patna, Oct. 15 (ANI): The Nationalist Congress Party (NCP) on Thursday left the third front which included the Samajwadi Party (SP), NCP and the National People's Party (NPP), accusing Mulayam Singh of favouring the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP).
'We have to stand up to Putin's bullying': Hillary Clinton  Oct 14, 2:54 pm
Washington D.C., Oct. 14 (ANI): Participating in a CNN organised debate for prospective Democratic candidates, former U.S. Secretary of State Hillary Clinton said that the U.S. needed to take the lead and stand up to Russian President Vladimir Putin's 'bullying'.
Recollections of a Communicator; George Fernandes finally absolved in Kargil Coffin Scam Case  Oct 13, 5:34 pm
New Delhi, Oct. 13 (ANI) The dismissal of a public interest litigation yesterday by the Supreme Court of allegations against former defence minister George Fernandes in the first National Democratic Alliance Government, in what is popularly known as the 'Coffin Scam' , finally puts an end to the allegations against him.
Pharrell Williams wants Hillary Clinton to be next president  Oct 13, 1:53 pm
London, Oct 13 (ANI): Pharrell Williams has admitted that he is supporting Democratic frontrunner Hillary Clinton in her 2016 presidency run as he wants a woman to be a president this time because women think about things in a holistic way.
New political generation born during JP movement, says PM Modi  Oct 11, 1:00 pm
New Delhi, Oct. 11 (ANI): Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Sunday said that a new political generation, which was fully dedicated to the democratic values, was born during the movement led by Jayaprakash Narayan.
Political generation born during Emergency was dedicated to democratic values: PM Modi  Oct 11, 11:59 am
New Delhi, Oct. 11 (ANI): Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Sunday said that Jayaprakash Narayan gave birth to a new kind of politics in the nation and added that the political generation born during the Emergency was fully dedicated to democratic values.