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Land Acquisition Bill: Sonia asks Gadkari to rise above realm of 'narrow partisan politics'  Mar 27, 1:58 pm
New Delhi, Mar. 27 (ANI): In a strongly-worded letter to Union Minister Nitin Gadkari, Congress president Sonia Gandhi on Friday accused the BJP-led NDA Government of being blatantly anti-farmer and anti-poor while urging them to rise above the realm of narrow partisan politics on the contentious Land Acquisition Bill.
AAP turning into another Congress, says BJP  Mar 27, 9:57 am
New Delhi, Mar. 27 (ANI): The Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) on Friday said the Aam Aadmi Party (AAP) was turning out to be just like the Congress, where one man and one family rules.
Section 66A row: DMK taunts Congress 'infighting'   Mar 26, 6:48 pm
Chennai, Mar. 26 (ANI): Dravida Munnetra Kazhagam (DMK) leader T.K.S. Elangovan on Thursday took a jibe at former law minister Hansraj Bharadwaj's accusations against former home minister P. Chidambaram, saying the two Congress leaders who were part of the UPA regime should settle the scores between them as to who is correct.
Congress works for vested interest, alleges BJP  Mar 26, 6:12 pm
New Delhi, Mar. 26 (ANI): The Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) on Thursday alleged that the Congress is working for itself and not for India.
Hansraj Bharadwaj accuses Chidambaram of propagating Section 66A  Mar 26, 5:25 pm
New Delhi, Mar. 26 (ANI): Congress leader Hansraj Bharadwaj on Thursday blamed former home minister P Chidambaram of propagating the controversial Section 66A of the IT Act, refusing to believe the latter's argument of 'bad drafting'.
Hansraj Bharadwaj accuses Congress of gross corruption  Mar 26, 5:25 pm
New Delhi, Mar. 26 (ANI): Congress leader Hansraj Bharadwaj on Thursday tore into his party, accusing certain members of bringing about its downfall through extended bouts of corruption, while adding that senior members have been kicked out of the party.
Haryana CM promises appropriate action on Vadra deals  Mar 25, 8:46 pm
Chandigarh, Mar. 25 (ANI): With the CAG blaming Haryana's previous government led by Bhupinder Singh Hooda for showing undue favours to Congress president Sonia Gandhi's son-in-law Robert Vadra in his land deal with realty giant DLF, Chief Minister Manohar Lal Khattar on Wednesday assured appropriate action in the matter.
Proposal to award Bharat Ratna to former PM Vajpayee widely welcomed  Mar 25, 7:59 pm
New Delhi, Mar. 25 (ANI): The proposal to confer Bharat Ratna to former prime minister Atal Bihari Vajpayee has been widely welcomed in the country. .
BJP, Congress condemn WB Govt. over threats to Jalpaiguri missionary school  Mar 25, 3:00 pm
New Delhi, Mar. 25 (ANI): The Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) and the Congress were on Wednesday unanimous in their condemnation of the West Bengal Government after a Christian missionary school in the state's Jalpaiguri district received threat letters demanding its shut down.
Clean-chit to Tytler in 1984 riots case: 'Upset' Phoolka to file protest petition  Mar 25, 3:00 pm
New Delhi, Mar. 25 (ANI): Expressing his disappointment over the CBI's move to file a closure report giving clean chit to Congress leader Jagdish Tytler in the 1984 riots case, senior advocate H.S. Phoolka on Wednesday said that he would file a protest petition regarding the same.
Politicos welcome J-K Police filing FIR against Asiya Andrabi  Mar 25, 1:07 pm
New Delhi, Mar. 25 (ANI): Political parties united on Wednesday to welcome the Jammu and Kashmir Police filing an FIR against separatist leader Asiya Andrabi for unfurling the Pakistani flag, calling her actions a case of sedition.
For MP Govt., natural disasters an opportunity to make money: Digvijay Singh  Mar 25, 12:11 pm
Bhopal, Mar. 25 (ANI): Congress general secretary Digvijay Singh on Wednesday accused the Shivraj Singh Chauhan-led BJP Government in Madhya Pradesh of indulging in corruption while giving out compensation to farmers, alleging that the state sees every natural disaster as an 'opportunity' to make money.
Congress in best position to tell why Rahul Gandhi practicing 'leadership from shadows', says BJP  Mar 25, 12:11 pm
New Delhi, Mar. 25 (ANI): The Bharatiya Janata Party on Wednesday said that the Congress party must decide on a leadership model to follow, holding the grand old party answerable after posters announcing a reward for the 'missing' party vice-president Rahul Gandhi emerged in his constituency Amethi.
'Defamatory' BJP has put up Rahul Gandhi 'missing' posters in Amethi, says riled Congress  Mar 25, 11:56 am
New Delhi, Mar. 25 (ANI): The Congress on Wednesday accused the Bharatiya Janata Party of spreading 'defamatory' posters of party vice-president Rahul Gandhi, after placards announcing a reward for the 'missing' Gandhi scion emerged in his constituency Amethi.
Amethi posters announce reward for 'missing' Rahul Gandhi   Mar 25, 11:08 am
Amethi, Mar. 25 (ANI): With Congress vice-president Rahul Gandhi extending his leave of absence from politics, posters with the Gandhi scion's photo emerged in his constituency, Amethi in Uttar Pradesh, announcing a reward for their 'missing' MP.
Congress Land Acquisition protest turns violent in Chandigarh  Mar 24, 2:36 pm
Chandigarh, Mar. 24 (ANI): The march against the Land Acquisition Bill by Congress workers here on Tuesday took a violent turn after the protestors and the police clashed.
'Section 66A curtailed right to expression of citizens': Shobha Oza  Mar 24, 2:17 pm
New Delhi, Mar. 24 (ANI): Congress leader Shobha Oza on Tuesday welcomed the scrapping Section 66A of Information Technology Act by the Supreme Court, saying the right of freedom of expression of every citizen was somewhat curtailed by this section.
Congress welcomes scrapping of Section 66A of IT Act  Mar 24, 1:01 pm
New Delhi, Mar. 24 (ANI): The Congress party on Tuesday welcomed the Supreme Court's decision to strike down Section 66A of the Information Technology Act, saying it had an implicit threat of criminal intimidation.
Congress slams Geelani's 'memory loss' on terrorism  Mar 24, 10:47 am
New Delhi, Mar. 24 (ANI): The Congress party on Tuesday slammed Hurriyat leader Syed Ali Shah Geelani for his 'memory loss', a day after the latter claimed that there is terror in Jammu and Kashmir.
Opposition slams VK Singh's tweets of 'disgust'  Mar 24, 10:22 am
New Delhi, Mar. 24 (ANI): The opposition on Tuesday slammed Minister of State for External Affairs General (retd) VK Singh for his tweets of 'duty' and 'disgust' after attending the Pakistan Day celebrations in the national capital.
AIMTC urges trucks to cease operations in Kerala  Mar 24, 9:58 am
Coimbatore, Mar. 24 (ANI): The All India Motor Transport Congress (AIMTC) has called for truck drivers across the country to stop operations to Kerala from April 1, condemned the state government for not fulfilling their demand of upgrading the Wayalar check-post.
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.
No place for 'third party' in Indo-Pak dialogue: Congress  Mar 23, 4:53 pm
New Delhi, Mar. 23 (ANI): The Congress party on Monday said that there is no place for a 'third party' in the dialogue between India and Pakistan, dismissing Prime Minister Narendra Modi's wishes to his Pakistani counterpart Nawaz Sharif on their national day as a mere 'courtesy'.
'Govt. should spell out its coherent stand with regards to Pakistan': Cong.  Mar 23, 3:05 pm
New Delhi, Mar. 23 (ANI): The Congress party on Monday asked Prime Minister Narendra Modi-led BJP government at the centre to spell out its coherent stand with regards to Pakistan, saying there is utter confusion over the ruling party's stand so far.
NCP walks out of Maharashtra Assembly over Navi Mumbai church attack  Mar 23, 2:50 pm
Mumbai, Mar. 23 (ANI): Nationalist Congress Party (NCP) MLAs on Monday walked out of the Maharashtra State Assembly in protest of an attack on a church in Navi Mumbai.