Archive for April 1st, 2014

Attacked by Trinamool activists, say poll officials

Kolkata, April 1: Members of a election Model Code of Conduct (MCC) team Tuesday alleged they were roughed up by Trinamool Congress activists once posters and festoons of the ruling party were removed in West Bengal’s Howrah district.

The incident that happened in Howrah Vivekananda Road comes days once…

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Andhra municipal elections counting on April 9

Hyderabad, April 1: The counting of votes polled in Sunday’s municipal elections in Andhra Pradesh are taken up on April 9 as the state high court Tuesday rejected a petition seeking postponement of the method until the general elections.

The court didn’t consider the argument of the petitioner…

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I get traumatized dancing on screen: Ileana D’Cruz

Mumbai, April 1: Actress Ileana D’ Cruz, who has grooved with Varun Dhawan in “Main Tera Hero”, says dancing on screen makes her feel “traumatised”.

“I get traumatized dancing on screen…I get thus self-conscious as i’m not a dancer. i buy terribly nervous, however I will dance…

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Search for lost jetliner may be long drawn, says Australia

Perth, April 1: The ongoing search for the missing Malaysia Airlines flight MH370 may drag on for a protracted time, the chief of Australia’s recently formed Joint Agency Coordination Center (JACC) aforesaid Tues.

The search and recovery operation “is the foremost difficult one that I have seen”, former Australian…

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Saina is struggling for form: Rashid Sidek

New Delhi, April 1: Malaysian badminton legend Rashid Sidek feels that India’s best bet within the sport Saina Nehwal is presently struggling for form. Though the world No.8 ended her 15-month title drought by winning the India grand prix Gold in January, she didn’t build a…

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Modi attacks Congress over farmer suicides

Bareilly (Uttar Pradesh), April 1: BJP’s prime ministerial candidate Narendra Modi Tuesday attacked the Congress-led UPA government over never-ending farmer suicides in the country.

Addressing an election rally here, Modi also found fault with the Congress-led government for not hitting back when Pakistani troops killed and…

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Gujarat model will burst after election: Rahul

Ranchi, April 1: Congress vice chairman Rahul Gandhi aforesaid Tuesday the Gujarat model of development would burst when the Lok Sabha election – as the BJP’s India Shining had burst when 2004 and 2009 polls.

“In 2004, the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) was banking on the India Shining however it…

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Kejriwal campaigns in AAP hub Delhi

New Delhi, April 1: AAP leader Arvind Kejriwal Tuesday began a week-long campaign for the Lok Sabha election within the capital, assaultive each Congress president Sonia Gandhi and BJP star Narendra Modi.

The former Delhi|city|metropolis|urban center} chief minister also aforesaid whereas effort in Chandni Chowk constituency…

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RBI leaves key policy rates unchanged

Mumbai, April 1: The reserve bank of India (RBI) left key interest rates unchanged in its first bi-monthly financial policy review Tues.

The repo rate or the interest that banks pay after they borrow cash from the run to satisfy their short fund needs, has been left unchanged at…

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Balakrishna plans to contest polls

Hyderabad, April 1: Telugu Desam Party (TDP) founder N.T. Rama Rao’s son and popular Telugu film actor N. Balakrishna aforesaid he would take a decision on contesting the elections once consultation with party chief N. Chandrababu Naidu.

He told reporters at Visakhapatnam Tuesday that he has not yet…

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