People's Movement Against Nuclear Energy (PMANE), which spearheaded the prolonged stir against the Kudankulam Nuclear Power Project, today said it had not received any funds from the Saradha Group, the entity which is at the centre of the chit-fund scam, or any other source.
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Calling Pakistan an "irreplaceable" all-weather friend, China today pledged full support to it amid the high-profile visit of US President Barack Obama to India.
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Leaders of Nepal's warring political parties today got a platform for informal chit-chat at India's 66th Republic Day celebrations here, days after the Parliament witnessed chaotic scenes over the drafting process of the new Constitution.
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Indians across the world today soaked in the spirit of patriotism as they celebrated the 66th Republic Day with fervour, unfurling the tri-colour to the strains of the national anthem and organising cultural festivities to mark the occasion.
In the wake of his remark that Prime Minister Narendra Modi was interested in "personal PR", Congress Vice President Rahul Gandhi on Tuesday came under a sharp attack from the ruling dispensation as it slammed his "ill-informed and amateurish" views and quoted Swami Vivekananda to suggest that he should "arise, awake and realise the truth".
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BJP's chief ministerial candidate Kiran Bedi on Tuesday made a reference to US President Barack Obama's visit to India during a poll campaign at her Krishna Nagar constituency, inviting sharp criticism from the AAP.
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Supreme Court on Tuesday asked BJP leader Subramanian Swamy to make out a case in Delhi High
Court for speedy trial of the National Herald case in which Congress President Sonia Gandhi, Rahul Gandhi along with three others have been summoned as accused.
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Taking "serious note" of AAP leader Arvind Kejriwal's repeated remarks asking voters to
accept bribe from Congress and BJP but vote for his party, Election Commission on Tuesday directed him to desist from making such comments in future and warned of stern action in case of any violation.
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Rajya Sabha elections in Jammu and Kashmir took a new turn on Tuesday with National Conference and Congress deciding to pitch a common candidate — Ghulam Nabi Azad — to defeat what they termed as "unholy alliance" of PDP and BJP.
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Congress party may have only 8 MLA's in the last Delhi assembly, but the party has not given up hope yet of being able to make a comeback as Rahul Gandhi launched Congress campaign in Delhi.
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