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Pawan Kalyan to support TDP-BJP in AP
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HYDERABAD: Telugu film star and Union Minister K. Chiranjeevi's youngest brother Pawan Kalyan today pledged his full support to the TDP-BJP combine in Andhra Pradesh and Telangana in the ongoing elections to ensure that Narendra Modi becomes the Prime Minister. A day after sharing the dais with Modi in an election rally here, Telugu Desam Party president N. Chandrababu Naidu called on Kalyan...
'BJP spreads hatred, Cong promises development'   
RAE BARELI (UP): Targeting Narendra Modi, Priyanka Gandhi today warned against concentration of power in one person. A day after breaking her silence on the continued "political" attacks on her husband Robert Vadra, the Congress star campaigner maintained that personal attacks should be avoided in electioneering and focus should be on real issues affecting the people. "If all power...
College principal flays Gujarat model, gets into trouble   
MUMBAI: The principal of St Xavier's College here has courted a controversy after sending an advisory to his students which is critical of Narendra Modi's 'Gujarat Model' of development. College principal Father Frazer Mascarenhas, however, defended his action, saying his note was not against any specific individual or party. "I have not mentioned any particular individual or...
Arrest warrant issued against Giriraj Singh   
BOKARO (JHARKHAND): An Arrest warrant was issued today by a local court against former Bihar minister and BJP leader Giriraj Singh for his inflammatory speech during a poll meet in the district.Sub-divisional Judicial Magistrate Amit Sekhar issued the warrant against Singh for his alleged remarks that people who do not vote for Narendra Modi will have to find a place in Pakistan. Singh is facing...
Ilmi to Muslims: Shed secularism, become communal   
NEW DELHI: AAP leader Shazia Ilmi has said that Muslims' votes split as they were "too secular" and they "should become communal" and vote keeping in mind "our own interest". "Don't be much secular. Muslims are too secular and they should become communal. They are not communal and do not vote for themselves. Arvind Kejriwal is ours. Muslims have remained...
Lalu is a 'rental' player of Cong: Nitish   
Modi sidelined BJP veterans to promote himself: Chiranjeevi   
Omar hits out at BJP for anti-Muslim statements   
Country will go to hands of communal forces if Modi is PM: BSP   
SC forms panel to frame guidelines on govt ads   
TRS will backstab Telangana: Rahul   22 April, 2014
Karuna seems to doubts EC's neutrality   22 April, 2014
'Under Modi, Gujarat's growth rate came down'   22 April, 2014
Kejriwal to file nomination today   23 April, 2014
FIR filed against Togadia   22 April, 2014
'Petty comments by BJP well-wishers deviating campaign'   22 April, 2014
Art 370 has not benefitted J&K: Rajnath   21 April, 2014
FIR filed, Giriraj unfazed by criticism   21 April, 2014
Trinamool government colluded with chit fund companies: Sonia   22 April, 2014
Raj Thackeray rakes up sons-of-soil issue   21 April, 2014
Bharti vows to jail Vadra once in power   21 April, 2014
Police yet to file FIR against Togadia   22 April, 2014
Pawar open to forming Third Front   21 April, 2014
Case against Beni for violating model code   22 April, 2014
Pawar agreed to alliance with Sena: Joshi   19 April, 2014
Centre may circumvent ratification of Prez rule   21 April, 2014
Alagiri asks supporters to vote for Vaiko   21 April, 2014
Petition for confirmation of death penalty filed   19 April, 2014
BJP, Cong have till now played friendly match in Amethi: AAP   21 April, 2014
Sonia's visit revives Cong hope of a win   17 April, 2014
BJP shifts Purandeswari to Rajampeta   17 April, 2014
'Won't assume CM post until AAP gets easy majority'   21 April, 2014
SC agrees to hear bail plea, notice to Goa Police   21 April, 2014
TDP miffed at BJP's "weak" candidates   17 April, 2014
Pawan Kalyan most searched candidate on Google   17 April, 2014
NHRC asks govt to pay compensation in prisoner deaths   17 April, 2014
Mamata govt trying to save the accused: Rahul   19 April, 2014
Chhattisgarh: Officials hopeful of high voter turnout   18 November, 2013
Direction on Ghat report sparks protest   15 November, 2013
Biggest day of voting begins   17 April, 2014
Amma calling voters, AIADMK launches "mobile" campaign   17 April, 2014
11 acquitted in Kandhamal riot case   17 April, 2014
Third Front govt will be formed after LS polls: Mulayam   17 April, 2014
BJP aims to upset political order in Bengal   16 April, 2014
Cong govt dividing children on caste lines: BJP   14 November, 2013
Delhi: Registration of marriage to be made compulsory   16 April, 2014
UP govt employees strike enters 2nd day   13 November, 2013
'Modi out to prove that a dictator never apologises'   16 April, 2014
Rahul justifies 'toffee' barb against Gujarat model   16 April, 2014
Nitish tapping BJP leaders' phones: Sushil Modi   19 November, 2013
A big phat family   13 November, 2013
Muslim community frightened hearing Modi's name: Nitish   16 April, 2014
Maya Kodnani gets bail   12 November, 2013
Congress targets AAP's probity plank   19 November, 2013
Delhi is in the ICU   12 November, 2013
Terrorism is Cong's gift to Punjab: Badal   14 November, 2013
Security lapse behind blast: Gogoi   29 July, 2013
BJP denies ticket to Purandeswari   16 April, 2014
UPA endorses creation of Telangana   30 July, 2013
Allotment of land to Pawar's trust comes under HC scanner   16 April, 2014
Matter of faith   12 November, 2013
Snooping scandal reaches Supreme Court   19 November, 2013
CWC meet on Telangana tomorrow   29 July, 2013
Fight for free   12 November, 2013
'Poll pledges will be kept'   01 March, 2013
Crimes against women confined to pockets of Delhi: HC notes   16 April, 2014
Hug fest   28 November, 2011
Gadgil report not mandatory for clearance   12 November, 2013
'BJP-led front is a viable alternative to DMK, AIADMK'   16 April, 2014
Demand for Vidarbha gains momentum   30 July, 2013
Balakrishna to contest from NTR's constituency   14 April, 2014
Pandey appears before CBI court on a stretcher   30 July, 2013
Akhilesh slams EC over action against Azam Khan   14 April, 2014
Pandemonium in Bihar Assembly   29 July, 2013
Solar scientist who flayed govt inaction attacked   04 September, 2013
Ishrat case: Pandey in hospital   29 July, 2013
Locals opposed to Jaitapur project: Uddhav   02 September, 2013
Joshi denies having any conflict with Modi   14 April, 2014
Ker needs spl law for fraud cases: HC   29 July, 2013
AAP's Delhi MLAs to campaign in Amethi   14 April, 2014
Punjab accords top priority to climate change   02 September, 2013
Modi meets Rajnikanth, Jayalalithaa slams BJP   14 April, 2014
State dept exposes 7-yr-old rape victim   29 July, 2013
SC to hear mining case from Sept 17   02 September, 2013
More paramilitary men rushed to AP   29 July, 2013
Priyanka denies wanting to fight Modi in Varanasi   14 April, 2014
Asaram sent to jail, to move bail plea   02 September, 2013
Power failure   24 August, 2013
Transgenders welcome SC judgment   16 April, 2014
Bangalored!    04 November, 2011
Stunt biker killed in police firing   28 July, 2013
Solar scam: Kerala CM rejects TV report   27 July, 2013
Endless simmer   24 August, 2013
TMC will play a decisive role in govt formation: Minister   14 April, 2014
TRS will never ally with BJP: KCR   14 April, 2014
BJP seeks greater protection for Sangh leaders   27 July, 2013
Addl CJM's plea to relieve him   27 August, 2013
Malayalam proficiency: Protest in Kerala   26 August, 2013
Modi has maximum followers, Kejriwal biggest gainer   14 April, 2014
I am not 100% honest: K'taka CM   29 August, 2013
SP govt has done more devp work than any govt: Dimple   14 April, 2014
Azam booked for revenge remarks   12 April, 2014
K'taka polls: Cong wins two LS seats   24 August, 2013
BJP defends Shah, expresses anguish over EC order   12 April, 2014
Mulayam will ask EC to lift ban on Azam Khan   12 April, 2014
'Hunger for power led Cong to ignore Gandhiji's advice'   12 April, 2014
Amit Shah booked in two more cases   12 April, 2014
I have spoken only facts: Azam Khan   12 April, 2014
EC ban on Azam has led to resentment among people: Mulayam   12 April, 2014
Voting begins in Assam, Sikkim, Tripura   12 April, 2014
Rajiv and Sanjay were punished by Allah: Khan   12 April, 2014
Delhi: Highest voter turnout in 3 decades   11 April, 2014
Sibal moves EC on Modi hiding his marital staus   11 April, 2014
Wrong anti-rape law should be amended: Mulayam   11 April, 2014
'There is no Modi wave, it's only in media'   11 April, 2014
IMA offers 25% discount to voters   11 April, 2014
Gandhi family among early voters   10 April, 2014
LS polls would be turning point in state politics: Parrikar   10 April, 2014
EC seeks CD of Amit Shah's speech from UP poll officials   10 April, 2014
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