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Cabinet approves revised cost estimates required for eight new IIT's  Jun 29, 7:11 pm
New Delhi, June 29 (ANI): The Cabinet today approved the revised cost estimates for construction of the permanent campuses for the eight new Indian Institute of Technology (IIT)'s set up at Bhubaneswar, Gandhinagar, Hyderabad,Indore, Jodhpur, Mandi, Patna and Ropar accorded in the academic year 2008-09.
'Human spirit will never be deterred by 'cowardly' Istanbul airport attack: Sonia Gandhi  Jun 29, 1:20 pm
New Delhi, June 29 (ANI): Congress president Sonia Gandhi on Wednesday expressed profound grief over the loss of lives in a terrorist attack on Istanbul's Ataturk International Airport and said the human spirit and resolve will never be deterred by such cowardly attempts.
Rahul Gandhi condemns Istanbul airport attack, dubs it as 'cowardly attack on innocents'  Jun 29, 8:56 am
New Delhi, June 29 (ANI): Congress vice-president Rahul Gandhi on Wednesday condemned the attack on Istanbul's Ataturk international airport, which left 36 people dead and over a 100 injured, and termed it as a 'cowardly attack on innocents'.
BJP counters Congress' criticism of PM Modi's 'interview', takes on Gandhi family  Jun 28, 8:18 pm
New Delhi, June 28 (ANI): Hitting out at the Congress for criticizing Prime Minister Narendra Modi's interview with an English news channel, the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) on Tuesday attempted to corner the Gandhi family and asked if the top brass of the grand old party had ever addressed a press conference catering to the concerns of the people.
Sonia Gandhi condoles passing away of Naga leader Isak Chisi Swu  Jun 28, 6:54 pm
New Delhi, June 28 (ANI): Congress Party president Sonia Gandhi condoled the passing away of well-known Naga leader and co-founder of the National Socialist Council of Nagaland-Isak-Muivah (NSCN-IM), Isak Chisi Swu.
Tanzanian national held with 'Pseudoephedrine' drugs worth Rs 10 lakh at IGI Airport  Jun 27, 6:10 pm
New Delhi, June 27 (ANI): Central Industrial Security Force (CISF) and the surveillance staff at the Indira Gandhi International Airport here on Monday, detected and recovered 10 kg of 'Pseudoephedrine' drug work Rs 10 lakh from a Tanzanian national.
Indira Gandhi destroyed freedom by imposing Emergency: Piyush Goyal   Jun 26, 10:43 pm
Raebareli (Uttar Pradesh), June 26 (ANI): Union Power Minister Piyush Goyal on Sunday said India's first prime minister Pandit Jawahar Lal Nehru called for freedom, but his daughter Indira Gandhi destroyed the same by imposing Emergency 41 years back.
Sonia Gandhi accepts TNCC chief Elangovan's resignation  Jun 26, 7:35 pm
New Delhi, June 26 (ANI): Congress president Sonia Gandhi on Sunday accepted the resignation of Tamil Nadu Congress Committee (TNCC) president EVKS Elangovan.
Dalhousie MLA Asha Kumari picked as Punjab Congress' in-charge  Jun 26, 4:07 pm
Chandigarh, June 26 (ANI): The Congress has selected Dalhousie MLA Asha Kumari to replace Kamal Nath as the general secretary in-charge of Punjab ahead of next year's assembly polls in the state.
Jaitley slams 'dictator' Indira, says Emergency a blot on Congress history  Jun 26, 12:20 pm
New Delhi, June 26 (ANI): Finance Minister Arun Jaitley today attacked the Congress on the 41st anniversary of the Emergency, saying that dark day was a blot on the grand old party's history, adding Indira Gandhi had imposed the same solely because her position as the Prime Minister was then under threat.
Swamy's advice to Vadra: Focus on staying out of jail, avoid politicking  Jun 25, 1:56 pm
Thiruvananthapuram, June 25 (ANI): Hitting back at Robert Vadra for the criticism of his tweet on waiters, BJP leader BJP MP Subramanian Swamy on Saturday said Sonia Gandhi's son-in-law should concentrate on staying out of jail instead of commenting on political issues.
Vadra deplores 'attention seeking' Swamy's remark on waiters  Jun 25, 10:38 am
New Delhi, June 25 (ANI): Robert Vadra, the son-in-law of Congress president Sonia Gandhi, on Saturday lashed out at Bharatiya Janata Party leader Subramanian Swamy for 'undermining' waiters, saying the latter's derogatory remark about waiters, who work so hard for their living, are 'deplorable and classist'.
'Unguided missile' Swamy has backfired at BJP: JD (U)   Jun 24, 6:06 am
New Delhi, June 24 (ANI): Terming Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) leader Subramanian Swamy as an 'unguided missile', the Janata Dal (United) on Friday said he has backfired at the saffron party, who brought him to the Rajya Sabha to counter the Gandhi family.
Priyanka downplays hype surrounding ED's notice to Vadra  Jun 22, 6:00 pm
New Delhi, June 22 (ANI): Priyanaka Gandhi took a jibe at the critics for creating unwarranted hype surrounding the Enforcement Directorate's notice to her husband Robert Vadra over his alleged involvement in land scam in Rajasthan's Bikaner city and said the over enthusiastic media broke the news yesterday while the copy has been received today.
Congress govts acted like 'land mafia' in allotting land to 'shahi damaad' Vadra: Haryana minister  Jun 22, 4:34 pm
Chandigarh, June 22 (ANI): With the Enforcement Directorate (ED) reportedly issuing a notice to a firm allegedly linked to Robert Vadra in Rajasthan's Bikaner city, Haryana Cabinet Minister Anil Vij on Wednesday said Congress president Sonia Gandhi's son-in-law is a 'Shahi Damaad' (royal son-in-law), adding the governments of the grand old party in various states acted like 'land mafia' in allotting land to him in 'dowry'.
No 'vendetta' against Vadra: Govt. on Bikaner land deal case  Jun 22, 1:19 pm
New Delhi, June 22 (ANI): Minister of State for Home Affairs Kiren Rijiju on Wednesday said there is no vendetta behind the Enforcement Directorate's notice to a firm linked to Congress president Sonia Gandhi's son-in-law Robert Vadra land in Rajasth
No political witch hunt against Vadra, it's just law taking its course: BJP  Jun 22, 1:08 pm
New Delhi, June 22 (ANI): After the Congress asserted for an un-biased investigation against Congress president Sonia Gandhi's Son-in-law Robert Vadra over his alleged involvement in land scam in Bikaner, the Bharatiya Janata Party on Wednesday took a jibe at the grand old party and said there is no political witch hunt going on against Vadra and that he should comply and respond to the Enforcement Directorate's (ED) notice.
Congress calls for 'unbiased, transparent' probe after ED's notice to Vadra's company  Jun 22, 12:02 pm
New Delhi, June 22 (ANI): The Congress Party on Wednesday called for an 'unbiased and transparent' probe in the matter related to Robert Vadra, the son-in-law of Congress president Sonia Gandhi, after the Enforcement Directorate (ED) as part of its investigations into an alleged land scam in Bikaner, issued a notice to a firm allegedly linked to him.
Swamy begins 'project', demands sacking of 'green card' holder Arvind Subramanian  Jun 22, 9:41 am
New Delhi, June 22 (ANI): Staying true to his promise of training guns on bureaucrats 'loyal' to the Congress, Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) leader Subramanian Swamy on Wednesday said that he wants Chief Economic Advisor Arvind Subramanian to be sacked, as he had badmouthed India in the international arena and had also encouraged the grand old party to become rigid on their GST Bill clauses.
Drugs worth Rs. 50 lakh seized, African women detained at IGI   Jun 21, 11:03 pm
New Delhi, June 21 (ANI): The Central Industrial Security Force (CISF) seized a consignment of 18 kg drugs worth around Rs.50 lakhs in the international market and arrested an African woman in this connection at Terminal -3 of Indira Gandhi International (IGI) Airport here on Tuesday evening.
You can't 'scare' me, I am not Rahul Gandhi: Kejriwal dares PM Modi  Jun 21, 7:05 pm
New Delhi, June 21 (ANI): Delhi Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal on Monday dared Prime Minister Narendra Modi and said that he was not a member of the Gandhi family who would be scared of his cheap antics.
Fliers, IGI airport community commemorate International Yoga Day  Jun 21, 4:38 pm
New Delhi, June 21 (ANI): The second International Day of Yoga was commemorated at the Indira Gandhi International (IGI) Airport here on Tuesday with fliers and airport community people participating in a yoga sessions organised by the Delhi International Airport (P) Limited (DIAL) in association with Swami Vivekananda Yoga Anusandhana Samsthanam University (SVYASA).
Under fire Swamy fires fresh salvo, says Rajan was Congress' agent  Jun 19, 1:12 pm
Noida, June 19 (ANI): Shrugging off cries of outrage and allegations from the opposition holding him responsible for RBI Governor Raghuram Rajan's decision to not continue with his post, Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) leader Subramanian Swamy on Sunday asserted that he did not care what the others said, as Rajan was the government's employee, adding that he was a Congress 'agent' bent on sabotaging the Indian economy.
After Rajan, Swamy announces 'project' to expose bureaucrats loyal to Sonia Gandhi  Jun 19, 9:30 am
New Delhi, June 19 (ANI): With Raghuram Rajan announcing his decision to leave his post as the Reserve Bank of India (RBI) Governor on the completion of his term, Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) leader Subramanian Swamy, who had actively sought Rajan's dismissal, said on Sunday that his next 'project' is to expose a group of bureaucrats loyal to Congress Chief Sonia Gandhi
Rajnath to interact with BSF personnel in Gujarat today  Jun 19, 9:08 am
Gandhinagar, June 19 (ANI): Union Home Minister Rajnath Singh will visit the Nadabet Border out post, a border village in Banaskanth in Gujarat on Sunday, where he will interact with the Border Security Force (BSF) personnel and felicitate the gallantry medal winners and family members of martyrs of BSF.