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Thiruvananthapuram, June 25 (ANI): In a complete turn of events, Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) leader Subramanian Swamy who came under fire for allegedly targeting Finance Minister Arun Jaitley saying that Indian politicians look like waiters when they wear western clothes abroad, said here on Saturday that his tweets on the matter had been taken out of context, adding that he thought that Jaitley looked quite good when he travelled abroad.
Opposition parties slam govt over changing terminology used for Rakhine Muslim minority Jun 23, 12:48 pm
Naypyidaw, June 23 (ANI): Nationalist politicians are criticizing the government for pushing an official change of terminology used to refer to a Muslim minority in Rakhine State.
Essar phone tapping report be made public, demands AAP Jun 18, 4:08 pm
Noida (Uttar Pradesh), June 18 (ANI): Describing the tapping of phones of VVIPS and corporate leaders by a private service provider as a 'sinister act', the Aam Aadmi Party (AAP) on Saturday demanded that all the tapes in connection with the case be made public so that the entire nation gets to know about how the system, politicians, judges and the Supreme Court are manipulated by few industrial houses.
Badals must watch 'powerful film' Udta Punjab: Kejriwal Jun 18, 11:51 am
New Delhi, June 18 (ANI): Amidst the controversial release of 'Udta Punjab' yesterday, Delhi Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal today cornered his Punjab counterpart Parkash Singh Badal and said the movie aptly shows active involvement of politicians in the prevailing drug menace in the Shiromani Akali Dal (SAD)-ruled state.
Politicians have failed country: Pak CJP May 29, 1:21 pm
Sukkur (Pakistan), May 29 (ANI): Chief Justice of Pakistan Anwar Zaheer Jamali asserted that the country failed to achieve the dreams of its founders, largely because of insincere and dishonest politicians.
Mamata Banerjee begins second innings as WB CM May 27, 12:57 pm
Kolkata, May 27 (ANI) In a star studded event, graced by Bollywood celebrities and politicians alike, Trinamool Chief (TMC) Mamata Banerjee on Friday was sworn-in as the Chief Minister of West Bengal for the second consecutive term.
New Delhi, May 20 (ANI): The Aam Aadmi Party (AAP) on Friday opposed the Centre's ordinance to keep state boards out of the ambit of common medical entrance exams for one year and alleged this has been done to ensure that businessmen and politicians do not find any problem in collecting donations during admissions in medical colleges.
Cong rejects ordinance on NEET in toto, alleges govt. serving medical lobby's interest May 20, 2:36 pm
New Delhi, May 20 (ANI): With the Union Cabinet deciding to approve promulgation of an ordinance to keep state boards out of the ambit of the National Eligibility-cum-Entrance Test (NEET) for one academic session, the Congress Party on Friday alleged that Prime Minister Narendra Modi-led government was serving the interest of a medical lobby, which included a large number of politicians and businessmen.
Raza Murad backs Rishi, asks why all airports after politicians May 18, 3:43 pm
New Delhi, May 18 (ANI): Bollywood actor Raza Murad has backed his counterpart Rishi Kapoor's recent criticism of the Congress and questioned as to why the monuments and airports in the country have been named only after politicians.
Corrupt govt. servants, politicians will be sent to jail, says lawyer on Adarsh scam Apr 29, 5:15 pm
Mumbai, Apr.29 (ANI): Welcoming the Bombay High Court's decision to demolish the Adarsh Housing Society, Y.P. Singh, who is one of the lawyers in the case, on Friday said he was confident that the corrupt government servants and politicians involved in the scam would be sent to jail.
Trump's foreign policy speech gets thumbs up in Russia Apr 29, 12:42 pm
Moscow, Apr. 29 (ANI): Donald Trump's recent speech on foreign policy has received positive responses from Russia, a country which often doesn't see eye-to-eye with American politicians.
Washington, Mar. 29(ANI): United States President Barack Obama laid a forceful critique of politicians and political journalists who cover Presidential elections for a circuslike environment and urged the journalists to ask tougher questions to the candidates vying to be the president.
Only 'passionate' stars must enter politics: Aamir Khan Mar 14, 1:51 pm
Mumbai, Mar. 14 (ANI): Aamir Khan, who turned 51 today, believes that going from the lime light of the film studios to the lime light of active public life is not right, unless passion is involved.
CPEC will only enrich the powerful in Pakistan Mar 12, 8:51 am
Karachi, Mar.12 (ANI): The much publicised China - Pakistan Economic Corridor ( CPEC ) is meant to enrich only the rich and the powerful in Pakistan according to high level MQM sources who added that China is aware of this and is using CPEC as a payoff to the Pakistani politicians for permitting a massive Chinese footprint inside Pakistan.
Lanka's UNP and Communist Party of China strengthen links Mar 8, 5:38 pm
Colombo, Mar. 8 (ANI): Sri Lanka's ruling United National Party (UNP) and Communist Part of China (CPC) have initiated plans to deepen their relationship.
Lahore, Mar.7 (ANI): Pakistan Information Minister Pervaiz Rashid has appealed for an investigation against former military dictator General Pervez Musharraf and all those politicians who had supported him for their suspected links with India's Research and Analysis Wing (RAW).
Journalists march to SC in protest against Patiala Court attack Feb 16, 1:29 pm
New Delhi, Feb. 16 (ANI): Journalists from different organisations on Tuesday marched to the Supreme Court in protest against the mob violence outside the Patiala House court where lawyers and politicians were seen beating up scribes and students.
New Delhi, Feb.15 (ANI): Minister of State for Home Affairs Kiren Rijiju has said it is a tragedy for the country that some politicians and intellectuals are supporting elements propagating 'anti-India' sentiments.
New Delhi, Feb. 14 (ANI): Expressing grave concern over the anti-India protests against 2001 Parliament attack convict Afzal Guru at the Jawaharlal Nehru University (JNU) campus, Rashtriya Swayamasevak Sangh (RSS) ideologue MG Vaidya on Sunday said it was extremely unfortunate that some politicians were 'condoning' the incident instead of demanding strict action.
Assassinations not a topic of politics: Tyagi Feb 12, 11:08 pm
Patna, Feb. 12 (ANI): Calling the assassination of the two BJP leaders in Bihar as unfortunate, Janata Dal (United) leader KC Tyagi on Friday said that he did not want to play any politics on the same.
Haiti to install transitional Govt Feb 7, 12:58 pm
Dhaka, Feb. 7(ANI):Politicians in Haiti have signed a last minute agreement to install a transitional Government that keeps the country from plunging into an immediate power vacuum.
New Delhi, Jan.29 (ANI): Leading women politicians from Canada, India, Afghanistan, Nepal, Pakistan, and Sri Lanka are coming together in New Delhi on February 1 and 2, 2016, to discuss gender equality and the importance of women's political and economic participation in their society.
Politicians spoiling sports: Congress Jan 16, 3:43 pm
New Delhi, Jan. 16 (ANI): The Congress on Saturday targeted the Centre over the DDCA row, saying the interference of politicians for personal projection has spoilt sports.
Politicians should not head sports bodies: Rahul Gandhi Jan 16, 1:16 pm
Mumbai, Jan. 16 (ANI): Congress vice president Rahul Gandhi on Saturday said that politicians should not be involved in sports administration, and added that a popular sport like cricket should be run by cricketers.
Air India passengers face brunt of VIP culture Jan 9, 10:22 am
Bhopal/ Bhubaneswar, Jan.9 (ANI): In another case of inconvenience being created because of VIP culture, Air India passengers were left stranded after a flight on Friday from New Delhi to Bhopal was delayed for seven hours following a holdup by some politicians.
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