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Itanagar, Nov. 19 (ANI): Ninety-year-old Leela Devi, the mother of martyred rifleman Jaswant Singh Rawat, has said she would lead the Sharhad ko Swaranajali function at the Indira Gandhi Park here on November 24.
New Delhi, Aug.14 (ANI): Members of the Trinamool Congress (TMC) on Wednesday accused the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) of attempting to divide the state of West Bengal by raising the issue of forming a separate state of Gorkhaland in the Lok Sabha.
New Delhi, Aug. 6 (ANI): As the indefinite bandh in Darjeeling entered its fourth day, Senior Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) leader Jaswant Singh on Tuesday stressed the strategic importance of granting Gorkhaland the status of a separate state and accused the Congress of giving in to the Telangana state demand for the sake of votes.
'Upset' Shatrughan Sinha backs 'godfather' Advani Jul 23, 3:30 pm
Patna, July 23 (ANI): Actor-turned Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) leader Shatrughan Sinha, who has been left out of all the panels for the 2014 Lok Sabha polls, on Tuesday opened a new front against Gujarat Chief Minister Narendra Modi and demanded that veteran Lal Krishna Advani should be at the helm of affairs for he is the 'godfather' of the outfit.
'Politics coming in way of Jet-Etihad deal': Ajit Singh Jul 2, 1:46 pm
New Delhi, July 2 (ANI): Civil Aviation Minister Ajit Singh on Tuesday said that those politicians questioning the Jet-Etihad deal are "long on politics and short on facts".
New Delhi, June 11 (ANI): With senior BJP leaders failing to bring an end to the crisis caused by Lal Krishna Advani's resignation, Congress Party on Tuesday launched a frontal attack on Gujarat Chief Minister Narendra Modi, saying the latter indulges in politics of destruction and not of construction.
Rajnath Singh clarifies after Advani skips Goa conclave Jun 8, 5:04 pm
Panaji, June 8 (ANI): Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) President Rajnath Singh on Saturday once again clarified that party veteran Lal Krishna Advani is not attending the national executive meet in Goa due to ill-health.
Advani likely to skip second day of BJP meet in Goa Jun 8, 10:23 am
Panaji, June 8 (ANI): The suspense over Lal Krishna Advani attending the second day of the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) National Executive Meet continues even today as there has been no official word on whether the party veteran would be present in Goa where a decision is likely to be taken on Gujarat Chief Minister Narendra Modi's elevation as the election committee chief.
New Delhi, May 8 (ANI): In what could be termed a probable first for a member of the Union Cabinet, Finance Minister P. Chidambaram turned television channel reporter briefly outside Parliament on Wednesday, which seemed to be his way of expressing his delight over the Congress Party's poll victory in Karnataka.
New Delhi, Apr. 25 (ANI): With the opposition members demanding his ouster from the Joint Parliamentary Committee (JPC) that is looking the 2G spectrum allocation scam, panel chairperson and Congressman P.C. Chacko on Thursday said it is Lok Sabha Speaker Meira Kumar's discretion and she has to take a decision on it.
New Delhi, Feb. 14 (ANI): Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) leader Jaswant Singh on Thursday said blaming former Air Chief S.P. Tyagi for the AgustaWestland copter scam is not correct, and demanded a probe in the matter.
BJP to attend JPC meet on 2G today Nov 8, 11:16 am
New Delhi, Nov 8 (ANI): The Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) will be attending the Joint Parliamentary Committee (JPC) meet on Thursday to discuss the issue surrounding the 2G spectrum scam.
New Delhi, Nov. 7 (ANI): Veteran lawyer and Rajya Sabha MP Ram Jethmalani on Wednesday lashed out at the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) for rejecting his advice of asking Nitin Gadkari to quit from his post, and said that he would carry on his fight all alone if necessary.
'Several BJP leaders opposed to Gadkari', claims Jethmalani Nov 6, 2:28 pm
New Delhi, Nov. 6 (ANI): Veteran lawyer Ram Jethmalani on Tuesday openly challenged Nitin Gadkari's continuance as Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) President, saying top leaders within the party are of this opinion in the wake of corruption charges levelled against the latter.
BJP defends Gadkari, says 'Jethmalani's statement has no value' Nov 6, 11:58 am
New Delhi, Nov. 6 (ANI): The Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) on Tuesday played down noted criminal lawyer Ram Jethmalani's remark that several senior leaders within the party are unhappy with the current state of affairs and want Nitin Gadkari to quit as the president amidst allegations against him.
Forgotten Sino-India War hero Shere Thapa is no less a martyr than Jaswant Singh Rawat Oct 19, 6:04 pm
Itanagar, Oct. 19 (ANI): His light machine gun boomed relentlessly, like a roaring tiger. One after another unsuspecting Chinese soldiers were killed and fell into the Ngo River without anyone to count. The day was October 18 half-a-century ago.
New Delhi, Aug 27 (ANI): Union Law and Justice Minister Salman Khurshid on Monday alleged that the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) is now looking intellectually dishonest and confused in its mind.
Hamid Ansari to take oath as Vice-President today Aug 11, 10:44 am
New Delhi, Aug 11 (ANI): Mohammed Hamid Ansari will be sworn in as the 14th Vice-President today after he was re-elected on Tuesday.
New Delhi, Aug 7 (ANI): India's incumbent Vice-President, Hamid Ansari, will continue in the same office for the next five years after winning the 2012 vice presidential elections convincingly on Tuesday.
Ansari will win VP polls with thumping majority: Shukla Aug 7, 4:53 pm
New Delhi, Aug 7 (ANI): With voting underway to elect the nation's 14th vice president, Minister of State for Parliamentary Affairs Rajiv Shukla on Tuesday confidently said that UPA nominee Mohammad Hamid Ansari would win with thumping majority.
VP polls: Sachin, Rekha cast their votes Aug 7, 4:09 pm
New Delhi, Aug. 7 (ANI): Newly nominated members of the Rajya Sabha, master blaster Sachin Tendulkar and veteran actress Rekha, cast their votes on Tuesday to choose India's 14th vice president.
New Delhi, Aug 7 (ANI): With UPA nominee Hamid Ansari appearing all set to get a second term, National Democratic Alliance (NDA) backed candidate Jaswant Singh on Tuesday expressed confidence of winning the vice presidential election, and took the help of ancient Indian Hindu Epic 'Mahabharata' to justify his stand.
New Delhi, Aug 7 (ANI): Voting to elect India's 14th Vice President will take place on Tuesday with UPA nominee Mohammad Hamid Ansari having a definite edge over NDA's candidate Jaswant Singh.
Vice Presidential poll tomorrow, Ansari starts favourite Aug 6, 9:01 pm
New Delhi, Aug 6 (ANI): The election to the country's thirteenth Vice President scheduled for Tuesday is expected to throw no surprises, with UPA backed candidate Dr. Hamid Ansari starting as clear favourite against his rival, the NDA backed Jaswant Singh.
Chennai, Aug 6 (ANI): Tamil Nadu Chief Minister and All Anna Dravida Munnetra Kazhagam (AIADMK) chief J. Jayalalithaa on Monday extended her support to NDA nominee Jaswant Singh's candidature for Tuesday's vice presidential election.
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