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BJP shrugs off Digvijaya's 'nation is burning' rant  May 29, 3:34 pm
New Delhi, May 29 (ANI): The Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) on Sunday downplayed Congress general secretary Digvijaya Singh's 'country is burning' under Prime Minister Narendra Modi rant and said that he might be talking about the condition of the grand old party.
Uma Bharti silences Digvijaya, says Rahul Gandhi's 'heart is burning'  May 29, 12:44 pm
New Delhi, May 29 (ANI): Union Minister for Water Resources Uma Bharti on Sunday taunted Congress vice-president Rahul Gandhi over party general secretary Digvijaya Singh's 'nation is burning' outburst, saying the Gandhi scion's 'heart is burning' courtesy the development taking place in the nation during the NDA regime.
China warns people to shun practise of Islam  May 26, 7:36 am
Hong Kong, May 26 (ANI): China's top leadership, led by Party General Secretary and President Xi Jinping, has warned the Chinese people, especially those living in the Xinjiang province to shun the practise of Islam and to stick to China's state policy of "Marxist Atheism".
Shivraj Patil rejects Digvijaya's claim, says Batla encounter was 'genuine'  May 25, 1:02 pm
New Delhi, May 25 (ANI): Former union home minister Shivraj Patil on Wednesday reaffirmed that the 2008 Batla House encounter was genuine and asked Congress general secretary Digvijaya Singh to prove his claim on the same.
Congress distances itself from Digvijaya's claim on Batla encounter  May 25, 1:02 pm
New Delhi, May 25 (ANI): The Congress today distanced itself from party general secretary Digvijaya Singh's fresh claims on the 2008 Batla House encounter, saying it was not a fake encounter and, therefore, there was no need to sensationalise the same.
Batla House encounter: Swamy for NIA probe against Digvijaya  May 25, 12:25 pm
New Delhi, May 25 (ANI): Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) leader Subramanian Swamy on Wednesday trained guns at Congress general secretary Digvijaya Singh for dubbing the 2008 Batla House encounter as 'fake' and said that he should be investigated by the NIA for deliberately misleading the nation.
Ban on ABVP: BJP hints at action against Jammu University VC  May 24, 1:03 pm
New Delhi, May 24 (ANI): BJP general secretary Ram Madhav on Tuesday condemned the 'obstinate behavior' of Jammu University Vice-Chancellor Prof. R.D Sharma to ban the party's youth wing Akhil Bharatiya Vidyarthi Parishad (ABVP) in all educational institutions in the region and said action would be taken accordingly.
Save nation from ideology that murdered Mahatma Gandhi: Digvijaya  May 21, 6:46 pm
New Delhi, May 21 (ANI): Calling upon the youth of the country to wage a war against the ideology that kept on opposing Pandit Jawaharlal Nehru, murdered Mahatama Gandhi and exercising their power in the country today, Congress general secretary Digvijaya Singh on Saturday said there was a dire need to unmask the people practising that ideology to save the nation from destruction.
Phase of introspection over, act now, Digvijay tells Sonia, Rahul  May 20, 7:55 pm
New Delhi, May 20 (ANI): After the humiliating performance in the recently-held assembly elections, especially in Assam, Congress general secretary Digvijay Singh on Friday urged party president Sonia Gandhi and vice president Rahul Gandhi that the phase of introspection is over and there is a need to act.
CPI (M) hails Kerala victory, accepts Bengal verdict with humility: Yechury  May 19, 11:20 pm
New Delhi, May 19 (ANI): Communist Party of India (Marxist) General Secretary Sitaram Yechury on Thursday hailed the victory of the Left Democratic Front (LDF) in Kerala, saying the results are against the unprecedented corruption and misrule by the UDF in last five years.
Consensus must among parties to implement Constitution: Pokharel  May 17, 2:13 pm
Pokhara (Nepal), May 17(ANI): Communist Party of Nepal- Unified Marxist-Leninist (CPN-UML) general secretary Ishwor Pokharel on Tuesday said that there should be consensus among all the political parties for the implementation of Constitution.
No change in BJP leadership in Haryana, says Anil Jain  May 7, 6:00 pm
New Delhi, May 7 (ANI): The Bharatiya Janata Party's (BJP's) general secretary in charge of Haryana, Anil Jain, has said that he does not foresee a change taking place in the party's leadership in the state of Haryana, and has described Manohar Khattar as a good and able chief minister of the state.
Haryana Janhit Congress announces merger with Congress  Apr 25, 5:35 pm
New Delhi, Apr. 25 (ANI) The Haryana Janhit Congress (HJC) on Monday announced its merger with the Congress party, the formal announcement in this regard would be made on Tuesday morning.
Morphed pic row: Karat files complaint against Derek O'Brien  Apr 24, 12:18 pm
New Delhi, Apr. 24 (ANI): Former CPM general secretary Prakash Karat on Sunday filed a complaint against Trinamool Congress (TMC) leader Derek O'Brien for showing a "morphed" picture which showed Union Home Minister Rajnath Singh offering sweet to the senior CPI(M) leader.
BJP-TMC spar over 'photoshopped' picture showing BJP-Left 'camaraderie'  Apr 23, 11:14 pm
Kolkata, Apr. 23 (ANI): In an incident which has left the Trinamool Congress (TMC) with an egg on their face, a picture of Home Minister Rajnath Singh feeding a ladoo to former CPI-M general secretary Prakash Karat was displayed at a presser by the party, which in fact was a morphed photograph.
U' khand HC order an embarrassment for Modi Govt.: Yechury  Apr 22, 4:55 pm
New Delhi, Apr. 22 (ANI): CPI (M) general secretary Sitaram Yechury today said the Uttarakhand High Court's verdict quashing President's rule in the hill state has come as an embarrassment for Prime Minister Narendra Modi-led government and alleged the BJP is trying to grab power in the states ruled by opposition parties.
Panama Papers' list exposes why govt failed to make stride on black money, says Yechury  Apr 4, 6:06 pm
Chandigarh, Apr. 4 (ANI): Maintaining that Communist Party of India (Marxist) considers revelations made by the 'Panama Papers' "very serious", CPM general secretary Sitaram Yechury on Monday said if you look at the list of the people involved in this, it would be clear why things were not happening on the black money front, because the idea was not to expose such people.
J-K to have a govt. soon, says Ram Madhav  Apr 1, 5:37 pm
New Delhi, April 1. (ANI): Clearing mists over the speculations looming over government formation in Jammu and Kashmir, Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) General Secretary Ram Madhav on Friday said a consensus was achieved between both the alliance partners, and the state would soon have its own dispensation.
Congress seeks legal advice over Nainital HC order  Mar 29, 7:22 pm
New Delhi, Mar. 29 (ANI): Ambika Soni, the Congress Party general secretary in charge of the party's affairs in Uttarakhand, on Tuesday said that the grand old party has sought legal and political advice over Nainital High Court's order allowing nine rebel MLA's to vote during the floor test, which is the party's last chance to prove its majority in the state.
TN polls: Vijayakant to be MDM's chief ministerial candidate   Mar 23, 1:20 pm
Chennai (Tamil Nadu), Mar. 23 (ANI): MDMK general secretary Vaiko on Wednesday announced that actor-turned politician Vijaykanth will be his party's chief minister candidate in the upcoming Tamil Nadu Assembly polls.
Solar Scam: Paid Rs. 5 lakh to Benny Behanan, says Nair  Mar 21, 4:16 pm
Kochi (Kerala), Mar. 21 (ANI): Prime accused in the Solar Scam case Saritha Nair on Monday claimed that Kerala Pradesh Congress Committee (KPCC) general secretary and MLA Benny Behanan had asked for Rs. 5 lakh as party fund, which she had given in c
Transgender rights activist welcomes RSS take on homosexuality  Mar 18, 12:45 pm
Mumbai, Mar.18 (ANI): Transgender rights activist Laxmi Narayan Tripathi on Friday welcomed the RSS' support of de-criminalising homosexual relationships and said the statement made by RSS joint general secretary Dattatreya Hosabale in this regard is very positive.
Sting row: CPI (M) alleges 'political match fixing', demands probe  Mar 17, 3:17 pm
New Delhi, Mar. 17 (ANI): Communist Party of India (Marxist) general secretary Sitaram Yechury on Thursday asserted that the sting operation by a private news portal showing Trinamool Congress leaders allegedly receiving money, was a match-fixing gimmick by the TMC-BJP and demanded a proper investigation into the matter.
Newly elected Nepali Congress Gen secy Shashanka Koirala calls for political stability  Mar 9, 1:54 pm
Kathmandu, Mar.9 (ANI): Shashanka Koirala and Sita Devi Yadav, who were elected general secretary and treasurer of the Nepali Congress respectively at the party's 13th National General Convention, have called for establishing political stability and development of the country as the two mantras to be followed without fail.
Sri Sri's event: CPI (M) corners Centre for using army for private function  Mar 9, 1:54 pm
New Delhi, March.9 (ANI): Amid uproar over the World Culture Festival being organised by Sri Sri Ravi Shankar's Art of Living Foundation on the Yamuna floodplains, Communist Party of India (Marxist) general secretary Sitaram Yechury on Wednesday hit out at the Centre for deploying the army for the construction of pontoon bridges for a private event.