• ramdev challenges upa govt to probe deaths of vadra s

    Ramdev challenges UPA govt to probe deaths of Vadra's father, Shastri and others

    Politics | October 13, 2012 22:00 IST

    New Delhi, Oct 13: Yoga guru Ramdev today lashed out at the Nehru-Gandhi family  and challenged the government to probe the unnatural deaths of former prime minister Lal Bahadur Shastri and Robert Vadra's father. Addressing a

  • upa govt will fall after ls winter session says sushma

    UPA govt will fall after LS winter session, says Sushma Swaraj

    Politics | October 12, 2012 22:36 IST

    New Delhi, Oct 12: Terming the Congress-led United Progressive Alliance (UPA) government heartless, the BJP Friday said that the government would fall after the winter session of parliament.Speaking at a rally of the party's women's

  • upa anti people but will support it for now mayawati

    UPA anti-people, but will support it for now: Mayawati

    Politics | October 10, 2012 20:37 IST

    Lucknow, Oct 10: Bahujan Samaj Party (BSP) chief Mayawati Wednesday once again rapped the Manmohan Singh-led UPA 2 but stopped short of spelling out whether she is snapping her relations with the union government.After a

  • government will reach out to opposition on reforms

    Government will reach out to opposition on reforms

    Politics | October 05, 2012 11:08 IST

    New Delhi, Oct 5: Sensing it may face difficulty in getting parliament's nod to its reforms push, the government Thursday said it will reach out to opposition parties, including the BJP, to evolve a consensus

  • b day spl know mulayam singh s compulsions behind

    B'day spl: Know Mulayam Singh's compulsions behind supporting UPA govt

    Politics | November 22, 2013 11:57 IST

    New Delhi, Sep 27: Mulayam Singh Yadav can be easily termed as the shrewdest but pragmatic socialist politician of India. He swears in the name of maverick Ram Manohar Lohiya, who spent his entire life

  • cabinet reshuffle put off till mid oct

    Cabinet reshuffle put off till mid-Oct

    Politics | September 27, 2012 20:59 IST

    New Delhi, Sep 27: The much talked about reshuffle- cum-expansion of the Union Council of Ministers expected this week, appears to have been put off till the middle of next month.Congress sources said the exercise

  • downfall of upa govt has begun says bjp

    Downfall of UPA govt has begun, says BJP

    Politics | September 19, 2012 11:31 IST

    New Delhi, Sep 19:  Complimenting Mamata Bannerjee for the “bold stand” her party has taken by withdrawing support to UPA, BJP on Tuesday claimed the downfall of the central government has started and raised questions

  • mamata may pull out her ministers from upa govt

    Mamata may pull out her ministers from UPA govt

    Politics | September 17, 2012 14:20 IST

    Kolkata, Sep 17: Trinamool Congress, a major UPA constituent, may consider pulling out its ministers from the Government in protest against allowing FDI in retail and diesel price hike, and giving it outside support.Ahead of

  • upa govt is scam tainted mulayam

    UPA govt is scam-tainted: Mulayam

    Politics | September 12, 2012 22:04 IST

    Kolkata, Sept 12: Describing the Congress-led UPA government as “scam-tainted”, Samajwadi Party supremo Mulayam Singh Yadav today spoke of his party playing a major role in the country after the 2014 election.Explaining his party's responsibilities

  • upa govt pushing quota bill in hurry jaswant

    UPA govt pushing quota bill in hurry: Jaswant

    Politics | September 06, 2012 19:44 IST

    Bangalore, Sep 6: Senior BJP leader Jaswant Singh today said UPA government's move in bringing in the bill to provide reservation in promotion to SCs and STs in government jobs in a hurry was against

  • upa govt on the last leg of its rule nitish

    UPA govt on the last leg of its rule: Nitish

    Politics | September 28, 2012 19:02 IST

    Patna, Sept 4: Bihar Chief Minister Nitish Kumar on Monday said the UPA government was on the last leg of its rule following the coal scam.“Isme koi shak hai kya (Is there any doubt)”? replied

  • this govt should go immediately bjp

    This govt should go immediately: BJP

    Politics | September 23, 2012 16:23 IST

    New Delhi, Aug 21: BJP on Tuesday said it will continue to confront the government and Prime Minister Manmohan Singh on the cases of corruption till the time they resign."Our demand is that the PM

  • thackeray backs advani on comments about upa govt

    Thackeray backs Advani on comments about UPA govt

    Politics | September 22, 2012 14:12 IST

    Mumbai, Aug 11: Shiv Sena chief Bal Thackeray, who had criticised senior BJP leader L K Advani for his controversial blog, today supported him on the ‘illegitimate' UPA government comment.“In democracy, some words may have

  • sonia gandhi loses cool as advani says upa govt is

    Sonia Gandhi loses cool as Advani says UPA govt is illegitimate, then withdraws

    Politics | September 20, 2012 13:45 IST

    New Delhi, Aug 8: UPA chairperson Sonia Gandhi today lost her cool  in Lok Sabha, when senior BJP leader L K Advani described the UPA rule as an 'illegitimate' government.  While moving an adjournement motion

  • upa govt to give one cellphone free to every indian bpl

    UPA govt to give one cellphone free to every Indian BPL family with 200 minutes of local calls free

    India | August 08, 2012 14:14 IST

    New Delhi, Aug 8: The UPA government has decided to provide at least one cellphone for each BPL (below poverty line) family in the country, with 200 minutes of local calls free, reported The Indian

  • rahul gandhi not to join upa govt

    Rahul Gandhi not to join UPA govt

    Politics | September 19, 2012 12:41 IST

    New Delhi, Aug 1: Congress general secretary Rahul Gandhi has decided not to join the Manmohan Singh-led government at the centre, Economic Times reported.  The report said, the Congress party heir apparent  will instead  focus

  • ncp threatens to pull out of upa govt

    NCP threatens to pull out of UPA govt

    Politics | July 24, 2012 21:54 IST

    New Delhi, Jul 24: Upping the ante, sulking NCP today warned the Congress that if its demands like coordination committee for UPA coalition and better treatment of allies were not not resolved by tomorrow it

  • up poll verdict reflects public sentiment against upa govt

    UP poll verdict reflects public sentiment against UPA govt, says BJP

    Politics | July 08, 2012 19:10 IST

    New Delhi, July 8: BJP today described its victory in Uttar Pradesh local body polls as a clear verdict of the public against the corruption and price rise of the Congress-led UPA government.“People of UP

  • trinamool says it is mentally ready to quit upa govt

    Trinamool says, it is mentally ready to quit UPA govt

    Politics | June 18, 2012 22:15 IST

    Kolkata, June 18: A combative Trinamool Congress tonight sent a terse message to Congress saying it was “mentally prepared to quit” UPA government and should not be given any “indirect threat”.“Trinamool ministers are mentally prepared

  • sp bsp trinamool rescue upa govt in rajya sabha

    SP, BSP, Trinamool Rescue UPA Govt In Rajya Sabha

    India | March 20, 2012 21:11 IST

    New Delhi, Mar 20: Outside supporters SP and BSP and UPA constituent Trinamool Congress again came to the rescue of the Government today to defeat Opposition-sponsored amendments on NCTC in Rajya Sabha, providing relief to