Archive for November, 2009

Sarath Fonseka versus Rajapaksa in Sri Lanka's presidential poll

Sarath Fonseka versus Rajapaksa in Sri Lanka’s presidential poll

Monday, November 30, 2009 18:51

Sarath Fonseka, 58, who recently retired as Sri Lanka’s Chief of Defence Staff, has been selected by the United National Party (UNP), the main Opposition party in Sri Lanka, as its candidate for the presidential election to be held on January 26, 2010.  

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Smita Thackeray set to join the Congress

Smita Thackeray set to join the Congress

Saturday, November 28, 2009 17:54

Bal Thackeray’s daughter-in-law Smita Thackeray plans to join Congress; Shiv Sena says each to his own.

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Leaked Liberhan report indicts Advani, BJP, RSS, Kalyan Singh and names Vajpayee

Monday, November 23, 2009 18:57

Leaked portions of Liberhan Report say demolition was ‘meticulously planned,’ indict Advani and names ex-PM AB Vajpayee.

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IBN Lokmat and IBN7 offices attacked by Shiv Sena activists

IBN Lokmat and IBN7 offices attacked by Shiv Sena activists

Friday, November 20, 2009 21:17

IBN Lokmat and IBN7 offices were attacked by Shiv Sena activists in Vikhroli, Mumbai today.

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Liberhan Commission Report on Babri Masjid demolition likely to be tabled in Parliament in December

Liberhan Commission Report on Babri Masjid demolition likely to be tabled in Parliament in December

Wednesday, November 18, 2009 21:15

New Delhi: The report of the Liberhan Commission, which investigated into the circumstances leading to the demolition of the Babri Masjid in Ayodhya on December 6, 1992, is expected to be tabled in Parliament on December 21, 2009 – the last day of the month-long Winter Session.

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Harper and Singh meet, but India-Canada civil nuclear pact not signed

Tuesday, November 17, 2009 18:56

Harper and Singh meet, but India-Canada civil nuclear pact not signed during Canadian Prime Minister’s visit

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Bal Thackeray fumes at Sachin Tendulkar; BJP and other parties support him

Bal Thackeray fumes at Sachin Tendulkar; BJP and other parties support him

Monday, November 16, 2009 19:25

Bal Thackeray, the supreme of Shiv Sena, is very angry with cricketer Sachin Tendulkar for having remarked that “Mumbai belongs to all Indians” and “not to anyone in particular.”

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Nitin Gadkari likely to be next BJP president

Nitin Gadkari likely to be next BJP president

Saturday, November 14, 2009 5:21

New Delhi: Nitin Gadkari, president of the Maharashtra unit of the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) is most likely to become the next national president of the party, succeeding Rajnath Singh by the end of 2009.

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Demands for early assembly elections in West Bengal by CPM ally

Thursday, November 12, 2009 18:24

Left Front constituent calls for early Assembly elections in West Bengal post by-election losses

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Post MNS slapping and Sena protest, Abu Asim Azmi life under threat: SP leader Amar Singh

Post MNS slapping and Sena protest, Abu Asim Azmi life under threat: SP leader Amar Singh

Thursday, November 12, 2009 18:15

Amar Singh, leader of the Samajwadi Party (SP), has said that there is threat to the life of Abu Asim Azmi, the party’s member in the Maharashtra Assembly.

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