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Don't blackmail us on black money: Congress tells Govt. Oct 22, 5:08 pm
New Delhi, Oct. 22 (ANI): Taking strong exception to Finance Minister Arun Jaitley's statement in a television interview, the Congress Party on Wednesday asked Prime Minister Narendra Modi-led government at the Centre not to blackmail them with their assertions that the opposition will "be embarrassed" when the names of Indians who have black or illicit money stashed abroad are revealed in court.
Waqar believes Oz paceman Johnson will be 'X-Factor' during Test series against Pak Oct 21, 11:45 am
Karachi, Oct 21 (ANI): Pakistan cricket team head coach Waqar Younis is of the opinion that Pakistan 'A's' 153-run win over Australia in a warm-up game has helped him find flaws in the opposition for the first Test starting in Dubai, saying that paceman Mitchell Johnson would be a key factor.
Seventy dead bodies of IS militants dropped off at hospital: Syrian opposition group Oct 20, 12:57 pm
Washington, Oct 20 (ANI): A report has revealed that at least 70 dead bodies of Islamic State (IS) fighters have been dropped off at a hospital in the Syrian town of Tal Abyad over the past four days, a Syrian opposition group said.
Catalonian govt cancels referendum on independence from Spain Oct 14, 12:09 pm
London, Oct 14 (ANI): A report has revealed that the Catalonian government has decided to call off an independence referendum scheduled to take place on November 9 amid fierce opposition from Madrid.
Washington, Oct 13 (ANI): United States President Barack Obama's administration has reportedly said that Turkey has agreed to allow the U.S.-led coalition to use its military bases for taking on the Islamic State (IS) and to use its territory as part of a training program for Syrian opposition fighters.
At least 7 die in stampede at Imran Khan's PTI political rally Oct 11, 1:21 pm
London, Oct 11 (ANI): At least seven people have died in a stampede in Pakistan at a political rally following a speech by opposition leader and Pakistan Tehreek-e-Insaf (PTI) chief Imran Khan.
Baramati (Maharashtra), Oct. 9 (ANI): Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Wednesday criticized his opponents for politicizing the issue of the ceasefire violations by Pakistan along the International Border and the Line of Control (LoC) in Jammu and Kashmir.
Jagadhri (Haryana), Oct. 8 (ANI): Taking a dig at the Congress, Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Wednesday accused his opponents of targeting his frequent rallies in the state as they face a dearth of issues.
New Delhi, Oct. 2 (ANI): As Prime Minister Narendra Modi launched the 'Swachh Bharat Abhiyan' on Gandhi Jayanti on Thursday, opposition leaders said its implementation would matter the most henceforth, and added that acts of tokenism won't do.
New Delhi, Oct.1 (ANI): Claiming that the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) has the most number of Members of Parliament (MP) facing criminal charges, Deputy Leader of Opposition in the Rajya Sabha and Congress leader Anand Sharma on Wednesday pointed out that the BJP's association with D.P Yadav only reveals what the party stands for and its preferences.
Colombo, Sept.29 (ANI): Sri Lanka Opposition leader Ranil Wickremasinghe has left for England today to participate in the 2014 Conference of the Conservative Party.
Give the man a chance Sep 20, 2:16 am
New Delhi, Sept.20 (ANI): Pakistanis get the military they don't deserve and we get an opposition that we don't deserve.
Ex-French President Nicolas Sarkozy announces return to politics Sep 20, 12:28 am
London, Sep 20 (ANI): Former French President Nicolas Sarkozy has reportedly announced his return to politics, saying that he would seek the leadership of the opposition UMP party.
TMC thanks people of Bengal for entrusting their faith on Mamata Sep 16, 5:23 pm
Kolkata, Sept. 16 (ANI): Trinamool Congress (TMC) MP Mukul Roy today thanked the people of Bengal for reposing their faith in the Mamata Banerjee-led TMC government in the state inspite of canards being spread by the opposition parties.
People have given fitting reply for spreading canards against TMC: Nayana Bandyopadhyay Sep 16, 3:47 pm
Kolkata, Sept. 16 (ANI): Trinamool Congress (TMC) candidate Nayana Bandyopadhyay on Tuesday credited party supremo and West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee for her win in the assembly by-polls, saying the people have given a fitting reply to the canards being spread by the opposition against her party by ensuring her win.
Ghulam Nabi Azad praises PM Modi for offering support to PoK Sep 8, 9:27 pm
New Delhi, Sep 8, (ANI): Senior Congress leader and the Leader of the Opposition in the Rajya Sabha Ghulam Nabi Azad has praised Prime Minister Narendra Modi for offering support to Pakistan for the flood-affetced parts of Pakistan Occupied Kashmir (PoK). He said, "I am happy that our Prime Minister has shown statesmanship by offering support to PoK."
Lanka opposition party lawmaker's leg amputated after accident on Southern Expressway Sep 8, 1:40 pm
Colombo, Sept.8 (ANI): A parliamentarian of Sri Lanka's main opposition United National Party (UNP) Ajith Mannapperuma's right leg below the knee has been amputated as a result of the injuries he received in an accident yesterday.
New Delhi, Sep 3 (ANI): Kerala Governor P Sathasivam's appointment today sparked controversy as the opposition raised questions over the credibility and independence of the judiciary in the country.
Rajnath Singh's comment on Leader of Opposition issue reflects BJP's arrogance: Rashid Alvi Aug 31, 9:43 pm
New Delhi, Aug 31 (ANI): Congress leader Rashid Alvi on Sunday hit back at Union Home Minister Rajnath Singh for taunting his party on the issue of Leader of Opposition's post, saying it reflected the Bharatiya Janata Party's arrogance.
New Delhi, Aug 29 (ANI): Ace Indian shuttler Saina Nehwal faced tough opposition in the quarterfinals of the World Badminton Championship as she suffered a 21-15, 21-15 loss to world number one Li Xuerui of China in Copenhagen, Denmark.
Public sentiment in Pak still in favour of Sharif: PEW Study Aug 28, 12:24 pm
Karachi, Aug. 28 (ANI): Pakistan Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif still commands considerable public support, even as he faces a mounting challenge from the opposition, which is seeking a change in the system.
Uproar in Jammu and Kashmir Assembly Aug 26, 4:02 pm
Srinagar, Aug 26(ANI): The Jammu and Kashmir state assembly today witnessed mayhem as the opposition People's Democratic Party (PDP) demanded proper rehabilitation for residents fleeing from the border areas.
Dhaka, Aug.25 (ANI): A Dhaka court indicted 147 leaders and activists of the Bangladesh Nationalist Party-led 18-party alliance (now 20-party), including then opposition chief Zainal Abdin Farroque in a case filed for assaulting police and blasting bombs near the BNP's Nayapaltan office during an anti-government movement in March last year.
LS speaker remains firm about not giving LoP to Congress Aug 23, 4:45 pm
Indore (Madhya Pradesh), Aug. 23 (ANI): Reiterating her stand of not giving the Leader of Opposition (LoP) post to the Congress Party, Lok Sabha Speaker Sumitra Mahajan on Saturday said the former does not have the required one-tenth strength of members in the lower house of Parliament.
SC right to question Govt. on LoP issue: Sharad Yadav Aug 22, 2:40 pm
New Delhi, Aug. 22 (ANI): Janata Dal-United (JD-U) President Sharad Yadav today said that the Supreme Court is right to question the government on the Leader of Opposition (LoP) issue, as the position plays an extremely important role in affairs of the country.
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