• will give moral political diplomatic support to kashmir

    Will give moral, political, diplomatic support to Kashmir, says Ashraf

    World | July 05, 2012 20:18 IST

    Islamabad, Jul 5: Pakistan's new Prime Minister Raja Pervez Ashraf today said his government will continue its “moral, political and diplomatic support” to Kashmiris till the issue is resolved in accordance with their aspirations and

  • jaya asks political parties to back sangma

    Jaya asks political parties to back Sangma

    Politics | May 18, 2012 13:03 IST

    Chennai, May 18: A day after backing former Lok Sabha Speaker P A Sangma's candidature for the Presidency, Tamil Nadu Chief Minister Jayalalithaa today asked all parties to “rise above political considerations,” and support the

  • kiran mazumdar shaw blasts upa govt

    Kiran Mazumdar-Shaw blasts UPA govt

    April 27, 2012 18:56 IST

    Bangalore, Apr 27: The government lacks political will to take hard decisions and is “hiding behind coalition politics”, Chairman and Managing Director of biotechnology major Biocon, Kiran Mazumdar-Shaw said here today.“I think the Government has

  • anna campaign is political nothing to do with corruption

    Anna Campaign Is Political, Nothing To Do With Corruption, Says Digvijay

    India | December 23, 2011 15:30 IST

    New Delhi, Dec 23: Congress General Secretary Digvijay Singh today termed Anna Hazare's campaign for the Jan Lokpal Bill as “totally political” and alleged it has nothing to do with corruption.“From day one, I have

  • petrol prices may go up by 65 paise from friday

    Petrol Prices May Go Up By 65 Paise From Friday

    India | December 15, 2011 9:57 IST

    New Delhi, Dec 14: Petrol prices may be hiked by Rs 0.65 per litre this week if state-owned oil firms manage to get political approval for the move.While a fall in the rupee to an

  • omar abdullah in trouble after death of nc supporter in

    Omar Abdullah In Trouble After Death Of NC Supporter In Police Custody

    India | October 01, 2011 19:51 IST

    Srinagar, Oct 1: Jammu and Kashmir chief minister Omar Abdullah is in deep trouble after a National Conference sympathiser who was described as a ‘tout'  died in police custody, after he was taken away from

  • pak military and political set up shaken by wikileaks

    Pak Military And Political Set Up Shaken By Wikileaks

    World | December 02, 2010 22:07 IST

    Islamabad, Dec 2: Pakistan's political and military elite have been shaken by damaging disclosures about the country's foreign policy and internal politics in hundreds of secret US diplomatic cables released by WikiLeaks, with the media

  • obama s unsc backing is explicit political statement

    Obama's UNSC Backing Is 'Explicit Political' Statement

    India | November 09, 2010 20:58 IST

    New Delhi, Nov 9 (PTI) India today said President Barack Obama's endorsement of its quest for permanent seat in UN Security Council is an "explicit political" statement of "unequivocal" support, notwithstanding his advice on Iran

  • political parties welcome ayodhya verdict

    Political Parties Welcome Ayodhya Verdict

    India | September 30, 2010 19:49 IST

    New Delhi: Political parties on Thursday welcomed the Allahabad High Court verdict on the Ayodhya title suits with the BJP, which spearheaded the Ramjanmabhumi movement, terming it as a "positive" development while Congress said no

  • aamir says no to political use of song on price rise

    Aamir Says 'No' To Political Use Of Song On Price Rise

    Bollywood | July 15, 2010 10:12 IST

    Mumbai: Bollywood actor Aamir Khan said he would not let political parties use the song 'Mahangai Dayan' from his forthcoming film 'Peepli Live' that takes a dig at the Government over inflation. "We will not

  • political mining and land mafia ruling roost in ap naidu

    Political, Mining And Land Mafia Ruling Roost In AP: Naidu

    Politics | May 29, 2010 20:34 IST

    Criticising the Congress government for failing to maintain law and order, Telugu Desam Party president N Chandrababu Naidu today said 'political mafia', 'mining mafia' and 'land mafia' were ruling the roost in Andhra Pradesh. "There

  • no unanimity among political parties over vidharbha chavan

    No Unanimity Among Political Parties Over Vidharbha: Chavan

    Politics | January 05, 2010 17:36 IST

     Maharashtra Chief Minister Ashok Chavan on Tuesday  refused to be drawn into any controversy over creation of separate Vidarbha state, saying he would abide by by the decision of the Congress party and its coalition