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IED bomb recovered in J-K Oct 31, 9:45 pm
Shopian (Jammu and Kashmir), Oct.31 (ANI): Security forces on Friday recovered an Improvised Explosive Device (IED) bomb in the Shopian district of Jammu and Kashmir, weeks ahead of the assembly elections in the state.
Congress in favour of dissolution of Delhi Assembly Oct 30, 4:09 pm
New Delhi, Oct. 30 (ANI): The Congress on Thursday sought an immediate dissolution of the Delhi Assembly and demanded that fresh elections should be held in the state.
New Delhi, Oct.29 (ANI): Delhi BJP chief Satish Upadhyay on Wednesday said that his party's priority is to contest and win the upcoming by-elections in the three assembly seats.
Nine out of 10 protesters ready to occupy streets for a year to oppose Beijing's control over Hong Kong: Survey Oct 29, 11:04 am
Johannesburg, Oct 29 (ANI): A survey has revealed that about nine out of 10 Hong Kong pro-democracy protesters have said that they are prepared to stay on the streets for more than a year to oppose Beijing's tightening control over the city.
Govt. formation in Delhi: AAP, Congress fire salvos at BJP Oct 28, 2:11 pm
New Delhi, Oct. 28 (ANI): The Congress and Aam Aadmi Party have condemned the reported move by Lt. Gov. Najeeb Jung's office to invite the BJP to form the next government in Delhi, as it is the single largest party in the state assembly. Both said that the BJP must agree to hold fresh elections if it has any confidence.
Kazakhstan welcomes holding of parliamentary elections in Ukraine Oct 28, 11:28 am
New Delhi/Astana, Oct.28 (ANI): Kazakhstan has welcomed the holding of an election to the Verkhovna Rada or Parliament of Ukraine on October 26 this year.
Ukraine's pro-western parties win polls amidst crisis Oct 27, 11:13 am
London, Oct 27 (ANI): Ukraine's pro-western parties are set to rule the country after the first elections to the body since February's revolution, suggest exit polls.
Hong Kong protesters 'adjourn' planned vote on govt proposals Oct 27, 10:12 am
London, Oct 27 (ANI): Pro-democracy demonstrators in Hong Kong have reportedly renounced plans to hold a ballot over whether to accept government proposals just four hours before it was scheduled to begin on Sunday.
New Delhi, Oct. 26 (ANI): With the Aam Aadmi Party (AAP) accusing the ruling party at the Centre of shying away from polls in Delhi, Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) leader Subramanian Swamy on Sunday said the leaders of Arvind Kejriwal-led party should go back to their classrooms and learn the Constitution as it is the Election Commission that takes a final call on conducting elections and not the government.
J.P. Agarwal targets Modi Govt. for not conducting polls in Delhi Oct 26, 12:17 pm
New Delhi, Oct. 26 (ANI): Taking potshots at the BJP-led government at the Centre for not announcing elections in Delhi, Congress leader J.P. Agarwal on Sunday said the people of the state are facing a lot of problems because there is no elected government in place.
Congress welcomes EC decision of holding polls on time in J-K Oct 25, 7:58 pm
New Delhi, Oct.25 (ANI): Welcoming the Election Commission's decision for holding the assembly elections on time in Jammu and Kashmir, Congress leader Ghulam Nabi Azad on Saturday stated that his party will try its best to emerge as the single largest party and downplayed of any scope of the BJP forming government in the state.
EC announces five phased polling for Jharkhand and J-K Oct 25, 6:01 pm
New Delhi, Oct.25 (ANI): The Election Commission on Saturday announced that elections in Jammu and Kashmir and Jharkhand will be held in five-phases beginning from November 25.
New Delhi, Oct. 25 (ANI): The Election Commission on Saturday announced that elections in Jammu and Kashmir and Jharkhand will be held in five-phases beginning from November 25.
Bangalore: Youth Congress holds protest over black money Oct 25, 4:15 pm
Bangalore, Oct. 25 (ANI): Youth Congress workers staged a protest here on Saturday against the central government for failing to bring black money back into the country, as promised during the Lok Sabha elections.
5 Naxals nabbed in Maharashtra Oct 24, 8:29 pm
Gadchiroli (Maharashtra), Oct. 24 (ANI): The Maharashtra police on Friday caught five Naxals in the Gadchiroli district, less than two weeks after elections took place in the state.
Kenny G at pains to explain Hong Kong protest venue visit after drawing Beijing's ire Oct 24, 10:34 am
Washington, Oct 24 (ANI): A day after musician Kenny G paid a surprise visit to one of the venues of Hong Kong pro-democracy protests and took a selfie, he has now gone on record to say that he is not a foreign agitator trying to defy China's authority.
Srinagar, Oct.22 (ANI): Jammu and Kashmir Chief Minister Omar Abdullah on Wednesday said that it was unfortunate that some political parties were in a hurry for their own political rehabilitation rather than the rehabilitation of flood victims.
London, Oct 22 (ANI): Barack Obama and a Chicago voter had a brief moment of fun when the voter from Illionois jokingly asked the President to not touch his girlfriend standing next to him.
Hong Kong protests: Leung proposes to make panel chosen to select candidates for 2017 elections 'more democratic' Oct 22, 12:19 pm
Johannesburg, Oct 22 (ANI): Indicating a possibility to concede to the demands of the pro-democracy protesters for the first time, the Hong Kong leader has reportedly proposed that the panel chosen to select candidates for the 2017 elections could be made "more democratic."
India re-elected to UNHRC for 2015-2017 Oct 22, 12:02 pm
New Delhi, Oct.22 (ANI): After receiving highest votes, 162 votes, in the recently held UN General Assembly elections in New York, India has been re-elected to the United Nations Human Rights Council (UNHRC) for the period of 2015 to 2017
Six major tasks before Afghanistan's unity government Oct 22, 8:57 am
Kabul, Oct.22 (ANI): The peaceful transition, the first ever in the history of Afghanistan, to a unity government, led by President Ashraf Ghani and Dr. Abdullah Abdullah as CEO has, to great extent, given Afghanistan a sigh of relief, following the fiercely contested elections and respite to the major stakeholders in the region.
India committed to further strengthening bilateral relationship with Malaysia, says PM Modi Oct 21, 9:18 pm
New Delhi, Oct.21 (ANI): Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Tuesday congratulated Malaysian Prime Minister Najib Razak on his nation winning the elections for the membership of 2015-16 term of the UN Security Council, reiterating India's commitment to work for strengthening and expanding relations with the South-East Asian nation.
Sri Lanka to hold presidential elections two years ahead of schedule Oct 21, 10:11 am
London, Oct 21 (ANI): Sri Lanka has reportedly decided to hold early presidential elections in January, about two years ahead of schedule, the government's information ministry said.
Giriraj Singh taunts Congress post its debacle in assembly polls Oct 20, 8:06 pm
New Delhi, Oct.20 (ANI): Taking a jibe at the Congress, which was knocked out of Haryana and Maharashtra in the Assembly elections, Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) leader Giriraj Singh on Monday said if the downfall of the grand old party continues in the same manner then it might have its influence in just two states.
BJP win in Haryana reflects wave of change in country: Swamy Oct 20, 1:06 pm
New Delhi, Oct. 20 (ANI): Asserting that there is no hope for the Congress and dynastic politics, Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) leader Subramanian Swamy on Monday said his party's win in the Haryana state assembly polls has made it evident that there is a wave of change in the country.
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