Congress puts ball in allies’ court

It’s up to Lalu Yadav and Ram Vilas Paswan to decide if they are with the UPA, that’s what Congress spokesperson Veerappa Moily said on Friday when the two leaders skipped a meeting of the union cabinet. Lalu for his part said the cabinet meeting has nothing to do with his railways ministry which is why is he not attending.More  

Amar Singh’s ultimatum to Mulayam

The rift between the two top Samajwadi Party (SP) leaders, Amar Singh and Mulayam Singh, over Azam Khan seems to be widening. Amar singh has now threatened to resign saying Mulayam must take action by the last phase of polls on May 13. The SP leader has also accused Mulayam of being partial towards Azam Khan, once a prominent Muslim face of the SP. Amar and Azam fell apart over the former’s joining...

India goes to cast its vote today

Polling stations opened Thursday morning across eight states for the fourth and penultimate round of elections to the Lok Sabha that are widely expected to produce a hung parliament. A total of 85 constituencies are to elect MPs from Bihar, Haryana, Punjab, Jammu and Kashmir, West Bengal, Rajastan, Uttar Pradesh and Delhi.More

I’m Confident Left Will Support PM: Rahul

Rahul Gandhi on Tuesday gave clear signals of working with the Left parties in the post-poll scenario, expressing confidence that the Communists would accept Manmohan Singh as Prime Minister and a Congress-led government.More

Mamata supports Manmohan Singh as PM

Trinamool Congress, that has stitched up an alliance with Congress, today extended support to Manmohan Singh as the next prime minister and hoped West Bengal would get special attention from him. “Congress has projected Manmohan Singh as the prime minister. We will support him. We are making an advance appeal to him for giving special attention to West Bengal’s development,” Trinamool...

Black money: A Swiss snub for Advani

The BJP has been promising it will get back the black money, allegedly stashed away in Swiss banks. The PM too has conceded that there may be vast sums of such money, and that the Congress will try and get it back. But even though it may no longer be impossible to trace black money in these banks it will be far from simple. In Basel, the Swiss Bankers Association says that in India’s case Switzerland...

Mayawati to address a BSP rally in Chandigarh

Dhawan Lashes Out Administration for Inadequate Arrangemants at Sec 25 Rally Ground Mr Harmohan Dhawan, Former Union Minister and BSP candidate from Chandigarh, today criticized the Chandigarh Administration for not even making necessary provisions of drinking water at the rally ground of sector 25 here, where BSP national president Behan Kumari Mayawati will address a massive rally at 3 PM tomorrow....

Gandhi Urges India to Question Dynasties Like His as Vote Opens

Rahul Gandhi is trying to revive India’s Congress party, which brought his father, grandmother and great-grandfather to power, by rejecting family dynasties.

Congress, Ally Row Dents Ruling Coalition Hopes: India Votes

Ties between India’s Congress party and an ally in its governing coalition from eastern Bihar state have broken down, denting efforts to build an alliance capable of winning a majority in elections, the Indian Express reported.

BJP on Sri Lanka

  Considering the great humanitarian tragedy that may unfold northern Sri Lanka where thousands of civilians are bearing the full brunt of the fighting:-  The B.J.P. : 1. Calls on the Sri Lankan Government, to prevent further loss of innocent civilians lives by ordering an immediate cease fire, including the immediate cessation of bombing of civilian areas; 
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