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Withering Hopes of getting adequate pension  Aug 27, 12:20 pm
Kargil, August 27 (ANI)Huddled near the 'thup' (traditional hearth) in a dimly lit room, sixty-three year old Tashi Palmo eyes the stranger in her house with a mixed expression. Her small house in a remote village of Kargil district receives few visitors. The widow raises her eyebrows and asks, "Yearang social pa ina? (Are you from the Social Welfare Department?)" A no for an answer dashes her hopes yet again - she has been expecting someone from the department to turn up.
Ram Vilas Paswan announces Rajiv Gandhi National Quality Awards  Aug 26, 4:03 pm
New Delhi, Aug 26 (ANI): Union Minister for Consumer Affairs, Food and Public Distribution Ram Vilas Paswan, announced the annual awards and commendation certificates for the nineteenth prestigious Rajiv Gandhi National Quality Awards for the year 2012.
Three passengers from Ebola-hit countries undergo medical checks after arrival at Delhi airport  Aug 26, 1:12 pm
New Delhi, Aug. 26 (ANI): Three passengers, who were suspected to have been exposed to the deadly Ebola Virus, were asked to undergo medical checks soon after their arrival at Delhi's Indira Gandhi International Airport from Liberia. They have been taken to the Ram Manohar Lohia (RML) Hospital.
Recollections of a communicator: Attenborough and my experiment with the truth  Aug 26, 11:36 am
New Delhi, Aug.26 (ANI): In the passing away of Richard Attenborough on August 24th, I was reminded of my uncle and mentor U. S. Mohan Rao, who was associated with him in the making of the film on Mahatma Gandhi.
'Gandhi' helmer Sir Richard Attenborough passes away at 90  Aug 25, 9:51 am
London, Aug 25 (ANI): Actor and director Richard Attenborough has died at the age of 90, it has been revealed.
Censor board should be grilled for clearing film on former PM's assassins: BJP  Aug 21, 8:48 pm
Amritsar, Aug 21(ANI): Lashing out at the Censor Board, BJP leader Laxmi Kanta Chawla said that an enquiry should be constituted against the Censor Board for clearing a film which glorifies the killers of Indira Gandhi.
Nothing controversial about my film on Indira Gandhi's assassination, says producer Katyal  Aug 21, 4:06 pm
Chandigarh, Aug. 21 (ANI): The producer of the movie 'Kaum De Heere', Satish Katyal, said on Thursday that his film on former prime minister Indiara Gandhi's assassination is based on the life story of Satwant Singh and Beant Singh and does not contain any controversial stuff.
Film glorifying former ex-PM Indira Gandhi's assassins unfortunate: Rashid Alvi  Aug 21, 1:07 pm
New Delhi, Aug. 21 (ANI): Congress leader Rashid Alvi said Thursday that glorifying former Prime Minister Indira Gandhi's assassins through a film is unfortunate and should be placed in the category of restricted viewing, if at all, by the government.
Rahul Gandhi calls for empowerment of women  Aug 20, 4:07 pm
New Delhi, Aug. 20 (ANI): Congress vice president Rahul Gandhi today clamoured for changing the mindset of people and the empowerment of women.
Sonia Gandhi vows to get Women's Reservation Bill passed in Parliament  Aug 20, 1:45 pm
New Delhi, Aug 20 (ANI): Congress Party president Sonia Gandhi today asserted that her party will make sure to get the Women's Reservation Bill passed in parliament.
Congress pays homage to Rajiv Gandhi on 70th birth anniversary  Aug 20, 1:45 pm
New Delhi, Aug. 20 (ANI): Congress Party president Sonia Gandhi, members of her family and party leaders and workers paid floral tribute to former prime minister Rajiv Gandhi on his 70th birth anniversary at Vir Bhumi here on Wednesday.
Varun Gandhi blessed with daughter  Aug 18, 6:32 pm
New Delhi, Aug. 18 (ANI): Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) Member of Parliament (MP) from Sultanpur Varun Gandhi and his wife Yamini Roy were blessed with a girl here on Monday.
Prerogative of party president to choose office bearers: MJ Akbar  Aug 16, 7:15 pm
Kolkata, Aug 16 (ANI): Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) leader, MJ Akbar stated that it is the prerogative of his party president Amit Shah about what responsibility he chooses to bestow upon whom.
Rahul Gandhi must take responsibility for Congress' defeat: Majid Memon  Aug 16, 9:59 am
New Delhi, Aug. 16 (ANI): Nationalist Congress Party (NCP) leader Majid Memon today said that he was not in support of the Antony Committee Report which reportedly gave a clean chit to Congress vice president Rahul Gandhi for the party's poor performance in the Lok Sabha elections.
Sonia Gandhi unfurls national flag at Congress headquarters  Aug 15, 4:48 pm
New Delhi, Aug.15 (ANI): Congress Party president Sonia Gandhi unfurled the national flag at the All India Congress Committee (AICC) headquarters on Friday on the occasion of India's 68th Independence Day.
PM Modi departs from tradition, pays homage only to Mahatma Gandhi on nation's 68th Independence Day  Aug 15, 4:01 pm
New Delhi, Aug.15 (ANI): Departing from previously established tradition and practice of paying homage to all leaders at their memorials located on the outskirts of the capital, Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Friday just paid homage at Rajghat, the memorial of Mahatma Gandhi, on the occasion of the nation's 68th Independence Day.
President commends PM's call for a clean India  Aug 14, 8:40 pm
New Delhi, Aug 14 (ANI): In his address to the nation for the 68th Independence Day, President Pranab Mukherjee commended Prime Minister Narendra Modi's call to make India a clean country.
Govt lashes out at Sonia Gandhi remarks on communal violence  Aug 12, 7:02 pm
New Delhi, Aug. 12 (ANI): The BJP-led government has reacted strongly to statements made by Sonia Gandhi pertaining to communal violence.
Sonia Gandhi attacks BJP Government for spurt in communal violence  Aug 12, 3:11 pm
Thiruvananthapuram, Aug. 12 (ANI): Congress President Sonia Gandhi said here today that the number of incidents of communal violence across the country has steadily increased since the formation of the BJP Government at the Centre.
Anandiben Patel ties rakhi to Gujarat police personnel   Aug 10, 12:17 pm
Gandhinagar, Aug. 10 (ANI): Gujarat Chief Minister Anandiben Patel today tied Rakhi on the hands of the police personnel of Gujarat on the occasion of Rakshbandhan, which is being celebrated across the country today.
Anandiben Patel ties rakhi to Gujarat Governor OP Kohli  Aug 10, 10:19 am
Gandhinagar, Aug. 10 (ANI): Gujarat Chief Minister Anandiben Patel today tied a rakhi to Gujarat Governor OP Kohli on the occasion of Rakshbandhan, which is being celebrated across the country today.
Rahul Gandhi's communal remarks will cause problems for the Congress, warns BJP  Aug 9, 1:05 pm
New Delhi, Aug. 9 (ANI): Bharatiya Janata Party leader Mukhtar Abbas Naqvi warned Saturday that Congress Party vice president Rahul Gandhi's "communal riots remark" in Uttar Pradesh could have a negative rebounding impact on that party itself.
Waiting for hundred days of Rozgar  Aug 9, 11:20 am
Kupwara August 9 (ANI): Sixty-year old Rafeeqa recalls the doomsday when she lost her husband. His sudden demise changed her life forever. Then pregnant with their third child, she had a son, Zakir and daughter, Tabassum to look after with no resources to bank upon.
Priyanka refutes reports of a post in the Congress  Aug 8, 8:53 pm
New Delhi, August 8 (ANI): Priyanka Gandhi refuted claims that she is looking for a larger role in the Congress.
Rahul Gandhi arrives at R.R Hospital to meet Jaswant Singh  Aug 8, 5:27 pm
New Delhi, Aug. 8 (ANI): Congress vice president Rahul Gandhi arrived at the Army Research and Referral Hospital to inquire about the medical status of former defence minister Jaswant Singh who has been put on life support after he reportedly slipped at home and grievously injured his head.