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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.
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.
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.
New Delhi, June 15 (ANI): Asserting that the collective credibility of all politicians and political parties is at stake over the implementation of One Rank, One Pension scheme, Congress general secretary Digvijay Singh on Monday asked whether Prime Minister Narendra Modi would show courage on the issue or it would another U-turn.
We want plumbers or doctors to live next door, not politicians Jun 10, 4:05 pm
London, Jun 10 (ANI): A new survey has revealed that that people would rather have a plumber, electrician or doctor as a neighbor than politicians or footballers.
India Inc rings in World Environment Day Jun 5, 8:13 pm
New Delhi, June 5 (ANI): With politicians, actors and social workers celebrating the 43rd World Environment Day on Friday, India Inc, too, hasn't been far behind in ringing in the occasion.
London, June 1 (ANI): British politician and former Member of Parliament for Kensington Malcolm Rifkind has said that the European Union sanctions against Russia are working, following Moscow's ban on 89 European officials, politicians and military leaders from entering the country.
EU angry over Russia's 'unjustified' travel ban list May 31, 3:04 pm
London, May 31 (ANI): Lashing out at Russia's entry ban against 89 European politicians, officials and military leaders, the European Union has termed the list 'totally arbitrary and unjustified', saying that no explanation had been provided.
NCP asks 'wrong foot' Ram Kripal Yadav to be careful May 19, 5:27 pm
New Delhi, May 18 (ANI): The Nationalist Congress Party (NCP) on Tuesday criticised Union Minister and BJP MP Ram Kripal Yadav's move to enter Patna's Lok Nayak Jayaprakash Airport through the exit gate and said that such incidents have a negative impact on the image of politicians.
Congress dubs Kejriwal's anti-media circular 'undemocratic' May 14, 1:00 pm
New Delhi, May 14 (ANI): Welcoming the Supreme Court's decision to stay Delhi Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal's circular against the media over the publication of 'defamatory' news against his government, the Congress on Thursday said the notice was undemocratic, as it wanted to restrain common citizens, politicians and leaders from making comments.
Actor-politicians express solidarity with Salman Khan May 6, 6:14 pm
New Delhi, May 6 (ANI): Actor-politicians Raj Babbar and Chiranjeevi on Wednesday expressed solidarity with the actor Salman Khan, who has been found guilty in the 2002 hit-and-run case and hoped that he would be granted bail.
Washington, May 04 (ANI): After the German parliament reportedly disclosed that the nation's electronic surveillance agency BND was aiding U.S.' National Security Agency (NSA) in spying on European politicians and defense contractors for over a decade, Germany's top public prosecutor has initiated a probe to determine if the country's partnership with NSA was violating any laws.
C.N.R. Rao to be conferred with Japan's highest 'Order of the Rising Sun, Gold and Silver Star' award May 2, 3:29 pm
New Delhi, May. 02 (ANI): The highest civilian award of Japan conferred on academicians, politicians and military officers - the 'Order of the Rising Sun, Gold and Silver Star' - will be given to well known Indian scientist C.N.R. Rao for his 'contribution to promoting academic inter-change and mutual understanding in science and technology between Japan and India.
Washington, Apr. 25 (ANI): Germany's foremeost intelligence service the Bundesnachrichtendienst (BND) has been sharing sensitive data with the NSA to spy on European politicians and defence contractors, said reports.
New Delhi, Apr. 10 (ANI): There was widespread criticism of the failed foreign policy of the NDA Government and Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Friday following Pakistan's decision to release the alleged 26/11 mastermind Zaki-ur-Rehman Lakhvi from Rawalpindi's Adiala jail.
New Delhi, Mar. 26 (ANI): Politicians on Thursday united to congratulate the Indian cricket team for a stellar performance during the World Cup, after the Mahendra Singh Dhoni-led squad bowed out of the tournament, losing the semi-final to Australia.
Strong political presence at Pak Day celebrations in Delhi Mar 23, 8:31 pm
New Delhi, Mar. 23 (ANI): Several Indian politicians, including Minister of State for External Affairs Gen (Retd.) V.K. Singh and Congress veteran Mani Shankar Aiyer, were present at the Pakistan Day celebrations at the Islamic Republic's High Commission in New Delhi on Monday.
Politicos hit out at AAP over water tariff hike Mar 20, 9:06 am
New Delhi, Mar. 20 (ANI): Politicians across the board have criticised the Arvind Kejriwal-led Aam Aadmi Party government in Delhi for the rise in water tariff.
No apology from Sharad Yadav over 'sexist' comments Mar 13, 7:53 pm
New Delhi, Mar. 13 (ANI): Janata Dal (United) chief Sharad Yadav on Friday refused to apologise for his comments about south Indian women, which have sparked widespread outrage amongst other politicians and women's rights activists.
New Delhi, Mar. 12 (ANI): Congress general secretary Digvijay Singh on Thursday said it is an irony that one of the most honest politicians and one of the most honest corporate leaders will be questioned by the CBI in the coal blocks allocation scam and added that probably top honesty is their crime.
Politicos condemn Mohan Babu for assaulting reporter Mar 4, 6:59 pm
New Delhi, Mar. 4 (ANI): Cutting across party lines, several politicians on Wednesday condemned actor Mohan Babu's indecent gesture towards a reporter and said there can't be any excuse for assaulting the media.
Ex-Home Secretary R.K Singh says Aiyar wrong to advocate return of Afzal Guru's remains to family Mar 3, 6:26 pm
New Delhi, Mar.3 (ANI): Former Home Secretary R.K.Singh on Tuesday said that politicians like Congress leader Mani Shankar Aiyar should refrain from playing politics on matters of terrorism.
Business honchos, politicians hopeful about good and balanced budget Feb 28, 11:49 am
New Delhi, Feb.28 (ANI): Business honchos and politicians today said that they were hopeful about expecting a balanced budget from the NDA Government for fiscal 2015-16.
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