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Land Acquisition Bill: Sonia asks Gadkari to rise above realm of 'narrow partisan politics'  Mar 27, 1:58 pm
New Delhi, Mar. 27 (ANI): In a strongly-worded letter to Union Minister Nitin Gadkari, Congress president Sonia Gandhi on Friday accused the BJP-led NDA Government of being blatantly anti-farmer and anti-poor while urging them to rise above the realm of narrow partisan politics on the contentious Land Acquisition Bill.
'Want gas supply via pipelines for one crore households': PM Modi  Mar 27, 11:38 am
New Delhi, Mar. 27 (ANI): Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Friday said he wants one crore households to get gas supply via pipelines in the coming years and asked those who can manage without LPG subsidy to give it up for the benefit of the poor.
'Queen', 'Haider' scoop big awards at 62nd National Film Awards  Mar 24, 6:28 pm
New Delhi, Mar 24 (ANI): Kangana Ranaut starring 'Queen' and Vishal Bhardwaj's 'Haider' were the stars of the 62nd National Film Awards as the former grabbed two awards for Best Actress and Best Hindi Film, whereas, the latter scooped five awards in different categories.
Bollywood congratulates Shashi Kapoor for Dadasaheb Phalke Award  Mar 24, 1:11 pm
New Delhi, March 24 (ANI): Bollywood stars congratulated Shashi Kapoor for being awarded with prestigious Dada Saheb Phalke award, which is the highest recognition for film personalities in India.
PM Modi congratulates Shashi Kapoor for Dada Saheb Phalke award  Mar 24, 9:15 am
New Delhi, Mar. 24 (ANI): Prime Minister Narendra Modi has congratulated veteran actor Shashi Kapoor for being selected for the prestigious Dada Saheb Phalke award.
Shashi Kapoor to be conferred with Dada Saheb Phalke award  Mar 23, 8:49 pm
New Delhi, Mar. 23 (ANI): Yesteryear actor Shashi Kapoor has been selected for the prestigious Dada Saheb Phalke award, the highest recognition for film personalities in India.
PM Modi gave 'big picture' on Land Acquisition Bill: BJP  Mar 22, 1:51 pm
New Delhi, Mar. 22 (ANI): The Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) on Sunday lauded Prime Minister Narendra Modi for raising the Land Acquisition Bill in his 'Mann Ki Baat' programme, saying the latter made it very clear that his government is pro-poor, pro-farmer and would not take any step that goes against their interest.
Harry Potter's poor owls are living a 'nightmare'   Mar 22, 1:16 pm
London, Mar 22 (ANI): Animal rights campaign group PETA, which claim that owls at the Harry Potter studio tour are cruelly kept in cages and terrified by music and camera flashes, has released a secret video footage showing the birds in tiny pens, chewing their tethers, shaking their heads and apparently being made to do tricks for the crowds.
HLFPPT invites support for healthcare to poor pregnant women in UP  Mar 19, 9:30 am
New Delhi, Mar. 19 (ANI): The Hindustan Latex Family Planning Promotion Trust (HLFPPT) has invited contributions from individuals through an innovative crowd-funding platform to support a project providing healthcare for 500 pregnant women from poor families in Uttar Pradesh.
Free breakfast yields better performance in students from poor families  Mar 18, 11:01 am
Washington, Mar 18 (ANI): Free breakfasts can make students from low-income families perform better, leading to good grades, claims a new study.
Cricket legends tear into 'poorest ever' England performance post shock WC exit   Mar 10, 11:38 am
London, Mar 10 (ANI): In the wake of England's shock exit from the World Cup, cricketing legends have expressed their grief and disappointment, describing the Eoin Morgan-led team as 'pathetic', 'disappointing' and 'not good enough'.
TMC has 'looted' poor and farmers, alleges BJP  Mar 6, 4:25 pm
Delhi, Mar. 6 (ANI): Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) general secretary and West Bengal in-charge, Siddharth Nath Singh, on Friday said the Saradha scam and Rose Valley scam clearly show that the Mamata Banerjee-led Trinamool Congress (TMC) has done in the state is to loot the poor and farmers.
Actor Rajat Kapoor back in action with 'Mantra'  Mar 4, 4:19 pm
New Delhi, Mar.4 (ANI): After his much-acclaimed performance in the film Ankhon Dekhi, actor Rajat Kapoor returns to big screen with a new film titled 'Mantra'.
Stuart Broad rejects England 'playing with fear' claims despite poor start to CWC campaign  Mar 4, 9:56 am
London, Mar 04 (ANI): Despite England's poor start to their World Cup campaign, fast bowler Stuart Broad has rejected claims that the squad is 'playing with fear'.
Students build toilets for poor in Vadodara  Mar 3, 5:19 pm
Vadodara, Mar.3 (ANI): Inspired by Prime Minister Narendra Modi's call for cleanliness, school children in Vadodara have pledged to put a halt to open defecation in the city's slum areas.
PM Modi takes on opposition over allegations of 'corporate benefits'  Mar 3, 4:40 pm
New Delhi, Mar. 3 (ANI): Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Tuesday took on the opposition for accusing his government of going ahead with policies that will only benefit the corporate sector, and urged the Congress party-run states to also help elevate the situation plighting the poor.
Pray for Sonam's recovery, says dad Anil Kapoor  Mar 3, 1:10 pm
New Delhi, Mar 3 (ANI): Anil Kapoor, who was recently spotted at an event in showbiz hub Mumbai, spoke about his daughter Sonam Kapoor's health.
World's largest Indian tricolour unfurled in Faridabad  Mar 3, 12:07 pm
Faridabad (Haryana), Mar. 3 (ANI): The world's largest and tallest Indian tricolour was unfurled at Town Park in Faridabad on Tuesday.
'Baby Doll' singer Kanika Kapoor records new song celebrating cricket  Mar 2, 3:35 pm
New Delhi, March 2 (ANI): 'Baby Doll' fame singer Kanika Kapoor has recorded a new song Heroes (We Could Be) for Universal Music India, in association with Ten Sports Network, celebrating India's favourite sport- cricket and promoting its positive spirit.
Karisma Kapoor walks ramp for India Kids Fashion Week in New Delhi   Mar 2, 11:51 am
New Delhi, March 2 (ANI): Karisma Kapoor recently walked the runway as the showstopper for 'Kidology' on day one of India Kids Fashion Week 2015 in New Delhi.
Union Budget took notice of the marginalized: RS Prasad  Mar 1, 5:06 pm
New Delhi, Mar. 1 (ANI): Union Minister for Communications and Information Technology Ravi Shankar Prasad on Sunday hailed the first budget introduced in the Parliament by the NDA Government, saying that it took serious notice of equity concerns of the poor, underprivileged and marginalised.
Actress Sonam Kapoor tests positive for swine flu, flown to Mumbai  Mar 1, 9:24 am
Rajkot/Mumbai, Mar.1 (ANI): Bollywood actress Sonam Kapoor was flown out of Rajkot to Mumbai on Saturday after she tested positive for Swine Flu.
NDA Govt.'s budget is 'unkind to the poor': Chidambaram  Feb 28, 7:28 pm
New Delhi, Feb. 28 (ANI): Former finance minister P. Chidambaram on Saturday termed the Union Budget presented by incumbent Arun Jaitley as 'reeling in favour of corporates', adding that the government's proposals were anti-poor.
Jaitley's challenge was to address issues of poor: Rudy  Feb 28, 4:41 pm
New Delhi, Feb. 28 (ANI): Minister of State for Skill Development and Entrepreneurship Rajiv Pratap Rudy on Saturday said that one of the biggest challenges before Finance Minister Arun Jaitley while presenting the union budget before the Parliament was to address the issues of the poor.