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Protests by members over JPC report on spectrum scam, price rise, Telangana and the death of children in Muzaffarnagar relief camps disrupted Parliament on Monday leading to repeated adjournments.
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A man carries sweets to distribute as India's main opposition Bharatiya Janata Party supporters celebrate the party's victory in various state Assembly elections in Allahabad,India , Sunday, Dec. 8, 2013.
The election results of four states have spoiled the UP Congress's plan to celebrate party president Sonia Gandhi's birthday that falls on December 9. The party had plans to distribute sweets and had also arranged for drums on the day.
Riding on an anti-corruption plank, Arvind Kejriwal's victory in Delhi polls has rekindled memories of George Fernandes' 1967 feat when he defeated Congress strongman S K Patil in Mumbai in his electoral debut.
Daily Times Monitor Straight up, 'Bullett Raja' is zany and funny, an Uttar Pradesh take on Sholay's Jai and Veeru, 'twice-born' in Lucknow as Raja Mishra and Rudra Pratap .
The press conference for the launch of Exchange for Change 2013 - 2015 was presided over by Citizens Archive of Pakistan President Sharmeen Obaid Chinoy and featured acclaimed musician Atif Aslam and Routes2Roots Founders Tina Vachani and Rakesh Gupta.
Bangalore, Dec 7 : Art of Living , a humanitarian organisation founded by spiritual guru Ravi Shankar, has launched a month-long nationwide campaign to protect the girl child through awareness and commitment.
After fielding mafia-turned politician Atiq Ahmed from Sultanpur parliamentary seat, SP is now aiming to pick some leaders from Qaumi Ekta Dal who hold considerable influence in some pockets of eastern Uttar Pradesh.
A visit to Basque Country in Spain changed his idea of democracy forever, academician and writer Dipankar Gupta said at a discussion on his book, Revolution from Above , for Bengal Club Library Talk, in association with The Telegraph , on Friday.
Today was no exception either when chief minister Nitish Kumar began his Sankalp Yatra with a firm determination to iterate people's rights and special status for the state in a virtual "go-it-alone" mode ahead of the 2014 general elections.
The Allahabad High Court has directed the Uttar Pradesh and the central governments to improve security arrangements of three judges, who pronounced the judgement in the Ayodhya title suit, and the lawyers involved in the case.
Blowing the bugle for 2014 Parliamentary elections, Bihar Chief Minister Nitish Kumar today hit out at Congress-led UPA government for dilly dallying on granting special category status to the state and at the BJP for coronating a leader representing forces that targeted people from Bihar in Mumbai and other places.
India plans to increase raw sugar output to boost exports and ease a glut that's sent prices to near a 19-month low in the world's second-largest producer.
Lucknow, Dec 7: Samajwadi Party's candidate from Sultanpur for the Lok Sabha Polls, Ateeq Ahmad, was the first person to be booked under the 'Gangster Act' in Uttar Pradesh and has several cases of dacoity, murder, extortion and fraud against him, police records showed.
The UP government has moved court for withdrawal of a rape and dacoity case lodged against Samajwadi Party's Kasganj district unit president Vikram Singh and others registered at Dholna police station in 2006, when Mulayam Singh Yadav was the chief minister.
Indian farmers work at a paddy field in Dharwara village, south of Allahabad, India.