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New Delhi, Dec 5 (ANI): The ruling Congress Party and the opposition Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) on Thursday engaged in verbal sparring over Gujarat Chief Minister Narendra Modi's critical letter to Prime Minister Manmohan Singh and on a series of tweets that labelled the government's proposed Communal Violence Bill suspicious, violative of the Indian federal structure, malafide and guilty of framenting or polarising society.
Thailand opposition protest leader gives PM 'two-day ultimatum' for returning power to people Dec 2, 1:33 pm
London, Dec. 02 (ANI): Thailand protest leader Suthep Thaugsuban has said he has given two days time to Prime Minister Yingluck Shinawatra for returning "power to the people".
New Delhi, Dec.2 (ANI): The Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) on Monday defended its prime ministerial candidate Narendra Modi's demand for a public debate on Article 370, which provides subsidised benefits and a special status to the people of Jammu and Kashmir, and rejected opposition claims that Modi is stirring another controversy to gain ground for the BJP ahead of next year's general elections.
Modi should have cared to read Article 370 Dec 2, 1:32 pm
Srinagar, Dec 2 (ANI): The opposition People's Democratic Party (PDP) said in Jammu and Kashmir on Monday that Modi should have cared to read Article 370 carefully before making its removal a part of his party's agenda.
Boycott says England's first Test loss at Gabba different from other defeats in past Dec 2, 10:32 am
Sydney, Dec 2 (ANI): England legend Geoffrey Boycott has said that England's first Test loss at the Ashes opener in Gabba is very different from the past situations as the current opposition Australia has more ammunition than the visitors.
London, Dec 2 (ANI): The gruesome conditions faced by thousands of migrant workers building the infrastructure for the 2022 football World Cup in Qatar have not improved despite growing opposition, according to the International Trade Union Confederation.
New Delhi, Dec.1 (ANI): Commerce and Industry Minister Anand Sharma, who is leading a 30 member delegation for the Bali ministerial meeting of WTO next week, has dropped hints that India will be persuasive and constructive, yet firm on the core agenda of food security.
Itanagar,Nov.30 (ANI): As Beijing upped its ante against India when President Pranab Mukharjee was on a two-day visit to Arunachal Pradesh, which the latter claims as its territory, the response from Itanagar was strong.
Bangladesh opposition announces fresh 72-hour blockade Nov 30, 2:06 pm
Dhaka, Nov. 30 (ANI): Bangladesh's main opposition has announced a 72-hour blockade starting Saturday over its demand for a non-party caretaker government to oversee the January 5 national elections.
London, Nov. 27 (ANI): Israel's envoy to the United Kingdom has warned of formation of its new alliances with a number of predominantly Sunni countries, including the Gulf states and Saudi Arabia, in opposition to Tehran-sponsored Shia alliances.
London, Nov. 23 (ANI): The proposal to allow mobile phone calls during flights has reportedly met opposition which claims that such an allowance would make the already uncomfortable travel experience even worse.
Islamabad, Nov. 20 (ANI): Pakistan's main opposition party has said that they are ready to cooperate to amend the constitution, if required, to hold the trial of former President General Pervez Musharraf for high treason during the 1999 military coup.
Pak govt.'s decision to re-open 2007 treason case against Musharraf comes under fire from opposition Nov 18, 11:14 am
Islamabad, Nov. 18 (ANI): Pakistani opposition parties have raised questions on the government's decision to initiate the high treason case against former President retired General Pervez Musharraf for imposing emergency rule in 2007 at a crucial time when the country is facing sectarian violence in Rawalpindi.
Sydney, Nov 17 (ANI): After England prevailed over an Australian Invitational XI side in their warm-up game, Test opener Ed Cowan has said that the men from Down Under will be able to exploit the opposition's loss of valuable seamer Tim Bresnan for the first Test.
Richie Benaud opposed to use of 'too complicated' DRS Nov 15, 1:49 pm
Melbourne, Nov 15 (ANI): Australian cricket legend Richie Benaud has announced his opposition to the controversial Decision Review System (DRS) in its present form, saying that he finds it too complicated.
Jaitley criticises Aggarwal for his tea seller remark about Modi Nov 14, 7:12 pm
New Delhi, Nov.14 (ANI): Leader of Opposition in the Rajya Sabha Arun Jaitley on Thursday criticised Samajwadi Party leader Naresh Agrawal for his 'tea seller can't be PM' remark on BJP prime ministerial candidate and Gujarat Chief Minister Narendra Modi.
Dhaka, Nov.13 (ANI): The opposition Bangladesh Nationalist Party's (BNP's) 84-hour-long nation-wide strike will end at 6 p.m. local time on Wednesday.
Islamabad, Nov. 12 (ANI): Pakistan's religious-political opposition party Jamaat-e-Islami (JI) has refused to apologize for its statement ridiculing martyrdom of military personnel in war against terror, and has advised army to not indulge in politics.
Bomb attack on Indian mission in Chittagong Nov 11, 6:51 pm
Chittagong (Bangladesh), Nov.11 (ANI): Unidentified elements hurled a handmade bomb at the office of the Assistant High Commission of India in Chittagong on Sunday after the opposition Bangladesh Nationalist Party (BNP) announced an 84-hour nation-wide strike, triggering protests across the country.
MP Sidhu absent and disillusioned with Amritsar, BJP trying to find 'suitable candidate' Nov 6, 2:50 pm
Amritsar, Nov 6 (ANI): With Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) MP from Amritsar Navjot Singh Sidhu keeping distance from his constituency again and recent slugfest with alliance partner Shriomani Akali Dal (Badal), the opposition is looking for a 'suitable candidate' for upcoming Lok Sabha polls.
BJP hits back at opposition for criticizing Modi's Patna visit Nov 3, 11:58 am
New Delhi, Nov.3 (ANI): Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) leader Mukhtar Abbas Naqvi on Sunday criticized the opposition for attacking the party's prime ministerial candidate Narendra Modi, after he visited the family members of the Patna serial blast victims.
D. Raja against PM's Lanka visit, says 'Govt. should respect TN assembly's resolution' Nov 2, 12:05 pm
New Delhi, Nov. 2 (ANI): Amid opposition from the various political outfits, including DMK's M. Karunanidhi, over Prime Minister Dr. Manmohan Singh's visit to Sri Lanka to participate in CHOGM later this month, CPI leader D. Raja today said the Centre should not undermine or ignore the unanimous resolution passed by the Tamil Nadu assembly and should take decision accordingly.
Punj counters Sibal, says 'BJP doesn't take non-serious players of Congress seriously' Nov 1, 2:31 pm
New Delhi, Nov. 1 (ANI): Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) Vice-President Balbir Punj on Friday hit back at Communications and IT Minister Kapil Sibal for challenging his party's prime ministerial candidate Narendra Modi to a debate, and said the opposition does not take challenges put by non-serious players of the Congress seriously.
Dhaka, Oct.31 (ANI): The opposition Bangladesh Nationalist Party's (BNP) planned three-day bockade from Monday is likely to affect around 20 lakh school children, who are all set to appear for their Junior Secondary Certificate and Junior Dakhil Certificate examinations.
PM likely to attend CHOGM in Colombo despite opposition Oct 31, 5:13 pm
New Delhi, Oct.31 (ANI): Prime Minister Manmohan Singh is likely to attend the Commonwealth Heads of Government Meeting (CHOGM) in Colombo, despite strong opposition from lawmakers in Tamil Nadu.
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