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Emaar MGF clears air over Rahul Gandhi's shops deal  May 4, 4:46 pm
New Delhi, May 4 (ANI): With Kirit Somaiya targeting Congress vice-president Rahul Gandhi over purchase and sale of two shops at Metropolitan Mall in Saket, Emaar MGF on Wednesday said all allegations against the company as levelled by the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) MP are "completely false, baseless and malicious in nature".
Nepali Congress chief hold talks with Madhesi leaders   May 4, 4:40 pm
Kathmandu, May 4 (ANI): Amid fresh political developments of toppling Nepal Prime Minister K.P. Sharma Oli-led government, Nepali Congress president Sher Bahadur Deuba on Wednesday held a meeting with the leaders of Madhesi-based political parties.
Dalit rape case: CPI (M) demands Enquiry Committee headed by high ranking woman officer  May 4, 3:59 pm
New Delhi, May. 4 (ANI): The Communist Party of India (Marxist) on Wednesday condemned the brutal rape and murder of a Dalit woman in Perumbavoor, Kerala and accused the Congress-led UDF government and the state police of initially trying to cover up the crime adding that an enquiry committee must be set up to probe the case.
Dalit student rape: BJP taunts Rahul Gandhi, slams Kerala Govt.   May 4, 3:23 pm
New Delhi, May.4 (ANI): Asserting that the brutal rape and murder of Dalit law student in Ernakulam has emerged as a stark reminder of the 'Nirbhaya' incident, Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) leader Meenakshi Lekhi on Wednesday took a dig at Congress vice-president Rahul Gandhi and said that he has time to visit other states but not Kerala.
Ruckus in RS as Parrikar speaks on AgustaWestland deal  May 4, 2:50 pm
New Delhi, May 4 (ANI): Despite stiff opposition from the Congress, Defence Minister Manohar Parrikar on Wednesday told the Rajya Sabha that he only wanted to give chronology of the events with regard to corruption in the Rs. 3,600-crore sale of 12 VVIP choppers to India.
Somaiya levels fresh charges, says Rahul Gandhi, Vadra have started new scheme  May 4, 12:19 pm
New Delhi, May 4 (ANI): Continuing his tirade against Rahul Gandhi with regard to the AgustaWestland VVIP chopper deal, Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) MP Kirit Somaiya on Wednesday said the Congress vice-president and his brother-in-law Robert Vadra have started a new scheme, which takes a kick-back with the DLF.
U'khand crisis: Centre gets two days to come up with decision on floor test  May 4, 11:54 am
New Delhi, May. 4 (ANI): The Centre on Wednesday told the Supreme Court that it was seriously considering its suggestion to hold a floor test in Uttarakhand, which is currently under President's rule.
AgustaWestland deal: Rahul Gandhi counters BJP's charges  May 4, 11:32 am
New Delhi, May 4 (ANI): Countering Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) leader Kirit Somaiya's allegations with regard to the AgustaWestland VVIP chopper deal, Congress vice-president Rahul Gandhi on Wednesday said that he did purchase shops from a mall owned by MGF in the capital, adding he has mentioned the same in his affidavit.
Criminal case behind AgustaWestland will be made clear today: Swamy  May 4, 11:15 am
New Delhi, May 4 (ANI): Bharatiya Janata party (BJP) leader Subramanian Swamy on Wednesday said the criminal case behind the AgustaWestland VVIP chopper deal would be made clear during the discussion in the Rajya Sabha.
SC to resume hearing on verdict revoking President's rule in U'khand  May 4, 9:56 am
New Delhi, May. 4 (ANI): The Supreme Court will resume hearing on the Uttarakhand High Court verdict revoking President's rule in the state where a major power tussle is underway between the Bharatiya Janata Party-led Centre and the Congress.
Canvassing ends for final phase in Bengal  May 3, 10:57 pm
Kolkata, May 3 (ANI): Campaigning for the sixth and final phase of the West Bengal assembly elections ended on Tuesday evening as 25 assembly seats, including 16 in Purba Medinipur and nine in Coochbehar districts, go to polls on Thursday.
NDA hand-in-glove with Italian govt. in terms of securing release of two marines: Congress  May 3, 7:29 pm
New Delhi, May 3 (ANI): Saying that the United Nations (U.N.) arbitration court directing Indian to release the lone marine Salvatore Girone that was in India's custody, the Congress party on Tuesday alleged that the NDA Government is hand-in-glove with the Italian Government in terms of securing the release of these two marines, while seeking to know what quid pro quo is in place to ensure the release of these two marines.
Rahul Gandhi dares BJP, says 'happy to be targeted'  May 3, 1:53 pm
New Delhi, May 3 (ANI): Congress vice-president Rahul Gandhi, who is facing the heat from the ruling Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) over the AugustaWestland VVIP chopper scam, on Tuesday said that he was happy to be targeted.
Congress slams Govt. as AG asked to seek instructions on floor test in Uttarakhand  May 3, 1:13 pm
New Delhi, May 3 (ANI): With the Supreme Court asking Attorney General Mukul Rohatgi to seek instructions from the government on going ahead with a floor test in the Uttarakhand state assembly, former union minister and Congress MP Renuka Chowdhury on Tuesday said the BJP-led NDA Government at the Centre should ponder as to how they committed such a mistake in the hill state.
AgustaWestland scam: Kanishk Singh denies Somaiya's allegations  May 3, 12:11 pm
New Delhi, May 3 (ANI): Congress vice-president Rahul Gandhi one-time aid and Emaar-MGF director Kanishk Singh on Tuesday rubbished allegations of Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) leader Kirit Somaiya of him having a stake in the AgustaWestland VVIP chopper scam as malafide and baseless.
U'khand crisis: SC asks AG to seek instructions on floor test  May 3, 11:53 am
New Delhi, May. 3 (ANI): The Supreme Court on Tuesday asked Attorney General Mukul Rohatgi to seek instruction on having a floor test in Uttarakhand where a major power tussle is underway between the Bharatiya Janata Party-led Centre and the Congress.
AugstaWestland deal: Congress must cooperate in the probe, says BJP  May 3, 11:47 am
New Delhi, May 3 (ANI): The Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) on Tuesday said that members of the Congress party must cooperate with Centre in connection with the AugstaWestland scam probe.
AugstaWestland deal: BJP neglected probe to 'fix' Congress, says Tiwari  May 3, 10:12 am
New Delhi, May 3 (ANI): The Congress Party on Tuesday passed the buck on to the Centre in connection with AugstaWestland deal and said that the United Progressive Alliance-II during its tenure initiated a CBI inquiry in the regard, but it was the Prime Minister Narendra Modi-led Government which neglected the probe so as to tweak the evidences in order to fix grand old party members.
Modi, Mulayam conspired to send me to jail: Ajay Rai  May 2, 10:25 pm
Farrukhabad (Uttar Pradesh), May 2 (ANI): After being released from the Fatehgarh jail of Farrukhabad district of Uttar Pradesh, Congress MLA Ajay Rai on Monday accused Prime Minister Narendra Modi and Samajwadi Party chief Mulayam Singh Yadav of conspiring against him.
BJP moves privilege motion against Azad  May 2, 3:31 pm
New Delhi, May 2 (ANI): The Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) on Monday moved a privilege motion against leader of opposition in the Rajya Sabha Ghulam Nabi Azad over his remark that there was a deal between Prime Minister Narendra Modi and his Italian counterpart Matteo Renzi to fix Congress president Sonia Gandhi.
TMC MP cries foul, says 'differential treatment' meted out in RS  May 2, 2:25 pm
New Delhi, May 2 (ANI): Alleging a nexus between the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) and Congress over the AgustaWestland VVIP chopper deal, Trinamool Congress (TMC) leader Sukhendu Sekhar Roy on Monday expressed disappointment over Rajya Sabha chairman Mohammed Hamid Ansari's decision to ask him to leave the Upper House and said 'differential treatment' was meted out to him.
TMC MP asked to leave RS; Congress calls for restraint  May 2, 1:47 pm
New Delhi, May 2 (ANI): With Rajya Sabha chairman Hamid Ansari asking Trinamool Congress (TMC) leader Sukhendu Sekhar Roy to leave the Upper House for the day, Congress MP and former union minister Renuka Chowdhury on Monday asked the lawmakers to maintain restraint so that such a situation does not arise in the future.
Rahul Gandhi defamation case: SC adjourns hearing till July 9  May 2, 1:47 pm
New Delhi, May 2 (ANI): The Supreme Court on Monday adjourned the hearing on Congress vice-president Rahul Gandhi's plea seeking a stay on the Bombay High Court order, refusing to quash the defamation case against him over his remark on the Rashtriya Swayamsevak Sangh (RSS), till July 9.
AgustaWestland scam: TMC demands discussion on immediate basis  May 2, 1:24 pm
New Delhi, May. 2 (ANI): Asserting that the Congress and the Left are already cornered in West Bengal, Trinamool Congress (TMC) national spokesperson Derek O' Brien on Monday said his party does not have to give a Rajya Sabha notice to corner them on AgustaWestland chopper scam.
Congress should not politicize Uttarakhand fire: BJP  May 2, 12:48 pm
New Delhi, May 2 (ANI): The Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) on Monday alleged that the Congress Party was attempting to score political points over the devastating fires in Uttarakhand and said that they should instead divert their attention in helping the people of the hill state in this hour of crisis.