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Ramdev’s programmes banned in Lucknow, Cong demands arrest

Lucknow, 27 April-2014(PTI): Controversial Yoga guru Ramdev today faced more heat over his controversial “honeymoon” remark against Rahul Gandhi, with authorities banning all his programmes in Lucknow till the elections are over and Congress demanding that he be arrested. Ramdev’s programmes banned in Lucknow, Cong demands arrest It came a …

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Millions vote in seventh phase of Indian election

New Delhi, 24 April-2014(IANS): Barring the Kashmir Valley, millions voted Thursday across a dozen states in India to elect 117 MPs even as the BJP’s prime ministerial nominee Narendra Modi filed his nomination in Varanasi, turning the Hindu holy city into a sea of saffron. Millions vote in seventh phase …

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Shatrughan Singh canvass for BJP leaders before leaving for IIFA

Patna, 22 April-2014(IANS): Actor-politician Shatrughan Sinha, who will be honoured with the IIFA award, today said “Modi wave” was sweeping across the country and going by the present trend it would not be surprising if BJP achieved 350 mark in the elections on its own. “BJP initially had thought of …

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Narendra Modi lowered standard of country’s political discourse: Prithviraj Chavan

Mumbai, 22 April-2014(PTI): Maharashtra Chief Minister Prithviraj Chavan today accused BJP’s prime ministerial nominee Narendra Modi of “lowering” the standard of political discourse in the country like never before by resorting to unprecedented “vicious personal criticism”. Narendra Modi lowered standard of country’s political discourse: Prithviraj Chavan The kind of “negative and …

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Moderate to brisk polling reported in 5th phase of elections

New Delhi, 17 April-2014(PTI): Moderate to brisk voting was today recorded in the first five hours of polling across 12 states covering 121 constituencies in the fifth phase – the biggest of the nine-phased Lok Sabha polls amidst Maoist violence in Jharkhand where rebels injured a CRPF jawan, blew up …

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Muslim and Dalit Women are Stopped to Vote Against BJP: Video

Patna, 15 April-2014(Indilens web Team): Article of the Indian Constitution 325 and 326(allow every citizen of India can franchise his/her vote. There will be no difference on the basis of religion , race , color, creed or gender and no one can be deprived of the franchise . Muslim and …

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Indian Muslims wary of Narendra Modi and Secularism

Washington/Bhopal, 14 April-2014(FT/Reuters/Dean Nelson) : Narendra Modi is widely expected to become India’s next leader. But for the country’s Muslims, he is indelibly linked to the 2002 Gujarat riots in which 1000 people – mostly Muslims – died. The FT’s Amy Kazmin visits the school at a 127-year-old mosque in …

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