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  • UPA coordination panel to meet today

    The UPA coordination committee will meet in New Delhi on Thursday in an apparent move to endorse govt’s new economic reforms decisions, two days after Congress fully backed Prime Minister Manmohan Singh. The meeting of the committee headed by Congress President Sonia Gandhi is expected to make an attempt to formulate a coordinated response of […]

    Congress tried to contact Mamata but no success

    UPA  Government  today said that it has been trying to contact Trinamool Congress Chief, Mamata Banerjee for last four days to explain her the reason behind FDI and diesel price hike decisions but without success. Talking to reporters in New Delhi after the Congress Core Group meet, the Finance Minister, P.Chidambaram said that meeting decided […]

    Mulayam to decide SP strategy by tomorrow

    Samajwadi Party supremo  Mulayam Singh Yadav today said his party would decide on its strategy on Thursday in the wake of Trinamool Congress withdrawing its support to the UPA government. “Tomorrow there is a meeting of the Samajwadi Party’s Parliamentary Board. We will take a decision there,” Yadav said while speaking to reporters outside his […]

    Mamta Banerjee says her party cannot support FDI in retail

    Remaining firm in her party’s opposition to the UPA government’s decision on FDI in retail, Trinamool Congress chief Mamata Banerjee has told Prime Minister Manmohan Singh that her party is not in favour of the government being toppled. “I have had a discussion with the Prime Minister on FDI in retail. I told him that […]

    Hazare continues his fast at Ramlila Ground in Delh

    Social Activist Anna Hazare is continuing his fast at Ramlila Ground in New Delhi to press for his demands. Among other demands, he is seeking inclusion of Prime Minister in the Lok Pal. The deadlock between the government and team Anna came to an end after the two sides held hectic discussions on holding the […]

    Consensus seems to be emerging on some issues: Ramdev

    Indicating softening of his stand ahead of the crucial round of talks with the government, Baba Ramdev on Friday said a consensus seems to be emerging on all issues barring one or two between the two sides. He also claimed that his agitation was neither “politically motivated or communal” nor he has any “underground agenda” […]

    TN Govt revives Arasu Cable TV corpn

    Apparently targeting the Maran brothers, the Jayalalithaa government in Tamil Nadu on Friday announced its decision to nationalise private cable TV operations and revive the state-run Arasu Cable TV Corporation. In his customary address spelling out AIADMK government’s policies, Governor S S Barnala said there has been an “overwhelming demand” from the public for revival […]

    TC Legislature Party meeting today to elect leader

    After its landslide victory which toppled the 34-year-old Left Front government, the Trinamool Congress Legislature Party will meet in Kolkata on Sunday during which Mamata Banerjee is set to elected its new leader. “The meeting of the newly-elected MLAs of the Trinamool Congress will be held here tomorrow to elect the leader, party general secretary […]

    Jaya to stake claim today to form govt

    Armed with the landslide mandate in the Assembly polls, AIADMK chief Jayalalithaa will on Sunday call on Governor S S Barnala and formally stake her claim to form the government in Tamil Nadu. “I am meeting the Governor tomorrow (to stake claim for forming the government),” she told reporters in Chennai a day after AIADMK […]

    TNCC chief resigns; accepts moral responsibility for defeat

    A day after the Congress in Tamil Nadu was decimated in the Assembly polls, TNCC President K V Thangkabalu announced his resignation from the post, accepting moral responsibility for the defeat. Addressing reporters in Chennai, Thangkabalu said he will send his resignation letter to Congress President Sonia Gandhi soon and will abide by the party […]