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Kabir Khan backs Aamir, agrees 'intolerance' is on the rise  Nov 25, 9:38 am
New Delhi, Nov 25 (ANI): Within a day of Bollywood superstar Amir Khan expressing his concern for 'Intolerant India', politicians and socialites have jumped in expressing their varied opinions, and now director Kabir Khan has showed his support to the actor saying that the level of intolerance has surely increased.
Bangladesh SC upholds death warrant against two 1971 war criminals  Nov 18, 7:25 pm
Dhaka, Nov.18 (ANI): Bangladesh Supreme Court on Wednesday upheld the death warrants issued against the two senior opposition politicians for their roles in war crimes against humanity during the country's 1971 liberation war.
Azam Khan asks for inquiry on 'paid intolerance'  Nov 16, 3:46 pm
Lucknow, Nov.16 (ANI): Samajwadi Party (SP) leader Azam Khan on Monday supported Minister of State for External Affairs, General (Retired) V.K. Singh's statement on intolerance in India adding that an inquiry will reveal how much money was taken by politicians and artists for creating unnecessary debate on intolerance in the country.
Adnan Sami may soon become `Indian`  Oct 25, 2:51 pm
New Delhi, Oct 25 (ANI): It appears that Bollywood stars' protest against Indian politicians for not allowing Pakistani artists to perform in India is getting noticed as Pakistani musician Adnan Sami is much likely to be granted an Indian citizenship.
Dehumaising language used for refugees similar to used before Holocaust, UN official  Oct 14, 6:54 pm
London, Oct. 14 (ANI): Zeid Ra'ad Al Hussein, the United Nation (UN) High Commissioner for Human Rights, criticised politicians for using dehumanising language while addressing the refugees crisis, saying that it was a repeat of the 1938 summit which took place before Holocaust.
Politicians least concerned about development, playing politics over beef: Pappu Yadav  Oct 11, 2:08 pm
Patna, Oct. 11 (ANI): Jan Kranti Adhikar Morcha (JKAM) chief Pappu Yadav on Sunday said that the leaders of various political parties are raising the issue of beef ban just for the sake of politics and added that they do not care about development of the nation.
Dadri villagers say politicians marring peaceful environment  Oct 7, 5:05 pm
Dadri, Oct. 7 (ANI): Following their peace meeting with the Gautam Buddha Nagar District administration, residents of Bishada village in Dadri, claimed there was no problem in the village and that people were living in harmony.
SP questions PM Modi's silence over Dadri incident  Oct 7, 2:01 pm
Mumbai, Oct.7 (ANI): Samajwadi Party(SP) leader Abu Azmi on Wednesday questioned Prime Minister Narendra Modi's silence over the Dadri incident, saying that even politicians under his nose are involved in fomenting unrest and creating communal tension in the country.
Dadri case: Victim's family demands justice, calls for unity  Oct 6, 11:18 am
Noida, Oct.6 (ANI): The family members of Mohammad Akhlaq, who was beaten to death in Dadri's Bishada village over rumours that he had stored beef at his residence, today demanded justice and urged all politicians not to politicise the issue.
Politicians visit Hyderabad family who lost elderly woman in Mina Haj tragedy  Sep 26, 7:31 pm
Hyderabad, Sept.26 (ANI): Political leaders, cutting across party lines on Saturday, visited the residence of a family that lost an elderly woman in Thursday's stampede.
Thousands of Lebanese hold 'You Stink' campaign against Govt.  Aug 30, 11:36 am
Sydney, Aug 30 (ANI): Thousands of protesters in Lebanon are holding a record-breaking rally against politicians driven by 'You Stink' campaign that started with the closure of the country' largest landfill in mid-July, resulting in garbage piling up on the streets of Beirut and beyond.
Ambulance scam: Politicians' names dragged in to increase 'news value', says Gehlot  Aug 29, 6:45 pm
Jodhpur, Aug. 28 (ANI): Former Chief Minister of Rajasthan Ashok Gehlot on Saturday criticised the Vasundhara Raje government in the state for dragging the names of politicians into the ambulance scam, saying it was an attempt to increase the news value of the case.
Sonia Gandhi, Sumitra Mahajan hug it out at President's 'At Home' reception on I-Day  Aug 15, 8:36 pm
New Delhi, Aug. 15 (ANI): President Pranab Mukherjee on a rain-soaked Sunday hosted an 'At Home' reception for politicians, ministers and diplomats at the Rastrapati Bhavan on the occasion of India's 69th Independence Day.
'Miffed' Brinda Karat wants 'rule book' for politicians after Kamat's 'sexist trash' on Irani  Aug 3, 1:49 pm
New Delhi, Aug 3 (ANI): Lashing out at Congress leader Gurudas Kamat's statement on Human Resource Development Minister Smriti Irani, CPI(M) member Brinda Karat has called for the introduction of a 'code of conduct' that will prevent politicians from talking 'sexist trash'.
PM Abbott warns politicos against 'exploiting' expenses rules  Jul 31, 12:07 pm
London, July 31 (ANI): Prime Minister Tony Abbott on Friday warned Australian politicians that they cannot 'get away with exploiting the rules' on expenses.
SC has sent out a good message through Yakub hanging decision: Ex-Delhi HC judge  Jul 30, 7:34 am
New Delhi, July 30 (ANI): A former judge of the Delhi High Court, Justice (Retired) Fakhruddin, said Thursday that the Supreme Court has sent out a good message to the people of India that the law is uniform for all, irrespective of existing social prejudices or standing.
Democracy is alive, Supreme Court has done its duty: Kirit Somaiya on Yakub hanging decision  Jul 30, 6:58 am
Mumbai, July 30 (ANI): Senior Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) leader Kirit Somaiya on Thursday praised the Supreme Court for upholding its decision to go ahead with the death sentence of 1993 Mumbai blasts death row convict Yakub Memon.
Politicians trying to divide nation through Yakub mercy plea: Abha Singh  Jul 30, 6:28 am
Mumbai, July 30 (ANI): Lawyer Abha Singh on Thursday said that politicians and the political parties that they represent are dividing the nation by making irresponsible statements on the mercy plea of 1993 Mumbai blasts death row convict Yakub Memon.
Media must take on unjust, intimidating leaders, politicians: Majeed Memon  Jul 7, 5:09 pm
Barabanki, Uttar Pradesh, July 7 (ANI): Commenting on the report of the burning of a journalist's mother in Barabanki by two policemen , NCP leader Majeed Memon said the media should stand together and fight injustice.
AAP calls for CBI probe into Vyapam scam  Jul 5, 2:03 pm
New Delhi, July 5 (ANI): The Aam Aadmi Party on Sunday called for a CBI inquiry into the Vyapam scam, adding that the latest death in connection with the case, that of journalist Akshay Singh, points to a nexus of politicians, officials and dalals involved in the affair.
After politicians ignore demands for decades, Haryana village crowdsources funds for bridge  Jul 2, 8:30 am
Sirsa (Haryana), July 2 (ANI): Politicians of successive governments came and went, but after every leader, irrespective of party, ignored the demands of the villagers in the Sirsa district of Haryana for a bridge over the Ghaggar river, the people of the area decided to crowdsource the funds for the vital link and go ahead and construct it.
Kejriwal does not practice what he preaches, alleges BJP  Jun 30, 9:48 am
New Delhi, June 30 (ANI): The Bharatiya Janata Party on Tuesday alleged that Arvind Kejriwal does not practice what he preaches, adding that the Delhi Chief Minister only looks to target rival politicians.
The Dark Days of Indian Democracy , remembered by Prem Prakash  Jun 29, 3:08 pm
New Delhi, June 29 (ANI): June 12, 1975, was like any other summer day in Delhi - hot, uncomfortable with the usual power load shedding. Politics of Delhi too was at its usual cloak and dagger - this ancient city right from its origins as Indraprastha has been home to scheming politicians.
'Tainted' politicians must leave their seats respectfully: J.P. Agarwal  Jun 28, 11:49 am
New Delhi, June 28 (ANI): Congress leader J.P. Agarwal on Sunday backed Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) veteran Lal Krishna Advani's remark that 'political credibility was essential and politicians must live up to the trust placed in them by voters' and said those holding to their positions despite serious allegations must leave their seats respectfully.
'Lalit Modi trying to shield himself by shifting burden on others': Gowda  Jun 26, 1:21 pm
New Delhi, June 26 (ANI): Union Law Minister D.V. Sadananda Gowda on Friday said that former IPL chief Lalit Modi is making all attempts to shield himself and shift the burden on the politicians.