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No question of advancing Lok Sabha polls, says Azad
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No question of advancing Lok Sabha polls, says Azad

Health and Family Welfare Minister Ghulam Nabi Azad on Saturday said there was no question of Lok Sabha elections, scheduled for 2014, being held early.

Congress leaders begin lobbying for Vidarbha state
India

Congress leaders begin lobbying for Vidarbha state

After the decision on Telangana, lobbying has begun for formation of a seperate state of Gondvan-Vidarbha comprising Vidarbha region of Maharashtra and four adjoining districts of Madhya Pradesh.

Sonia Gandhi, Sushilkumar Shinde visit Bodh Gaya blast site
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Sonia Gandhi, Sushilkumar Shinde visit Bodh Gaya blast site

Union Home Minister Sushil Kumar Shinde and UPA chairperson Sonia Gandhi on Wednesday visited the Mahabodhi temple which witnessed a series of explosions on Sunday.

Uttarakhand relief: Cong asks Oppn to desist from playing politics
Politics

Uttarakhand relief: Cong asks Oppn to desist from playing politics

Slamming BJP leader Sushma Swaraj for seeking dismissal of the Uttarkhand government over its handling of the flood tragedy, Congress today asked the Opposition to desist from playing politics over relief work.

Is Vijay Bahuguna in control in Uttarakhand?
Politics

Is Vijay Bahuguna in control in Uttarakhand?

Congress general secretary Ambika Soni takes charge in disaster-ravaged state, creating suspicion whether the chief minister is up to the task.

Twitter wars:  Ambika slams Sushma for her remark on Bahuguna govt
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Twitter wars: Ambika slams Sushma for her remark on Bahuguna govt

"How can she make a statement like this at a time when the entire government machinery is busy taking relief to doorsteps of the people in affected areas," Ambika Soni said.

Dumbo to national disaster: Who said what in Cong-BJP verbal war
India

Dumbo to national disaster: Who said what in Cong-BJP verbal war

It all started with Swaraj criticising the Uttarakhand state government for the way it had handled the humanitarian crisis in the wake of the floods that ravaged the state.

 Congress won't tolerate groupism: Rahul to party office-bearers
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Congress won't tolerate groupism: Rahul to party office-bearers

The Congress vice president said that he felt there was something amiss in the functioning of the outgoing party set-up, sources said.

Rahul Gandhi promises 50% representation to women in AICC
India

Rahul Gandhi promises 50% representation to women in AICC

Ambika Sonia is the only women among the 12 AICC general secretaries, while of the 44 secretaries only five are women.

Satyamev Jayate: Soni's Cabinet loss is the common man's gain
Life

Satyamev Jayate: Soni's Cabinet loss is the common man's gain

Politics is indeed a dirty game ,but this one is certainly a victory for that person whose only connection to world beyond is Doordarshan and AIR.

Delhi must meet deadline for cable TV digitisation: Shiela Dikshit
Delhi

Delhi must meet deadline for cable TV digitisation: Shiela Dikshit

Delhi Chief Minister Shiela Dikshit said Delhi will have to meet the Oct 31 deadline for digitisation of the cable television network and that it was "a step forward towards modernisation".

Community radio gets complete waiver from any fee payment
India

Community radio gets complete waiver from any fee payment

After reeling under financial pressure for past few months over a five fold increase in annual spectrum and royalty fees, community radio would now get a complete waiver from any fee payment.

The False Piety of Ambika Soni
India

The False Piety of Ambika Soni

The woman who played second fiddle during the Emergency now speaks of the sanctity of our national symbols. Trivedi's cartoons, however mediocre, are more respectful of their true nature than Soni's outrage.

No problems with cartoons, but national symbols cannot be targeted: Govt
India

No problems with cartoons, but national symbols cannot be targeted: Govt

Information and Broadcasting Minister Ambika Soni told reporters that cartoons "should stay within constitutional parameters".

Team Anna always had political ambitions: Congress
Politics

Team Anna always had political ambitions: Congress

Minister for Information and Broadcasting Ambika Soni welcomed the decision by Team Anna to provide a political alternative to the people.

India is the fastest growing economy: Chidambaram
Economy

India is the fastest growing economy: Chidambaram

Chidambaram said though the year 2012-13 started on a sober note on the economic front, the country was expected to move forward on the growth track. <br /><br />

Hope Pak looks at Sarabjit's issue sensitively: Ambika Soni
India

Hope Pak looks at Sarabjit's issue sensitively: Ambika Soni

Pakistan should look at the case of death row prisoner Sarabjit Singh sensitively and compassionately, Information and Broadcasting Minister Ambika Soni said today.

Prez poll: Ambika Soni accuses Mamata of disrespecting PM
Politics

Prez poll: Ambika Soni accuses Mamata of disrespecting PM

Soni said party chief Sonia Gandhi was still working towards evolving a consensus over the name of UPA's Presidential candidate.

Now a buffer zone for Jarawas in Andaman, but will it work?
Politics

Now a buffer zone for Jarawas in Andaman, but will it work?

The cabinet has approved a bill to create a buffer area for the Jarawa tribe but given a major highway runs close to their settlement, will this legislation really help?

Ambika Soni slams Team Anna for accusing PM
India

Ambika Soni slams Team Anna for accusing PM

Stepping up attack on Team Anna, Union Minister Ambika Soni today condemned their attempts to "demolish" the confidence of people in democratic institutions and the office of the Prime Minister.