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  • Right to jobs, health, homes in Congress manifesto

    Party out to woo SC/ST with promise of legislation to bring in quota for jobs in private sector.

    Wednesday, 12 March 2014 - 8:00am
  • Congress big loser in AAP-BJP fight, feel leaders

    Even though Congress leaders officially hailed Aam Aadmi Party (AAP) leader Arvind Kejriwal's tour of Gujarat for exposing the "deficiencies" and development "myth" of Narendra Modi, its senior leaders feel they will be major losers in the AAP-BJP fight.

    Saturday, 8 March 2014 - 1:10pm
  • Government notifies Jat reservation, but OBC Commission raises red flag

    Even after facing vociferous opposition from Congress party’s Muslim leaders for extending poll eve reservations to Jats, the government on Friday went ahead notifying their inclusion in the central OBC list. The cabinet at a special meeting on Sunday had extended reservation facilities to Jats in...

    Saturday, 8 March 2014 - 1:07pm
  • Govt notifies Jat reservation, but OBC panel raises red flag

    Even after facing vociferous opposition from Congress party's Muslim leaders for extending reservations to Jats just ahead of elections, the government on Friday notified the community's inclusion in the central OBC list. The cabinet at a special meeting on Sunday had extended reservation...

    Saturday, 8 March 2014 - 9:00am
  • Muslim leaders of Bharatiya Jan Sangh

    Coinciding, the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) plans to make inroads in Muslim electorate, noted community leaders remind that the Hindutva’s earlier political incarnations were never a pariah for the community. They blame BJP for distancing itself from Muslims and adopting a hard Hindutva stand,...

    Thursday, 6 March 2014 - 9:54pm
  • dna special: Election Commission stumps UPA government

    The Election Commission stumped the UPA government with a sudden poll announcement on Wednesday. The scheduled Cabinet meeting to announce more sops was cancelled and several ministers went in a tizzy to announce last-minute bonanza. Sources revealed that the government was expecting a poll...

    Thursday, 6 March 2014 - 6:00am
  • Election Commission advancing announcement of poll schedule stumps govt

    The Election Commission stumped the UPA government with a sudden poll announcement on Wednesday. The scheduled Cabinet meeting to announce more sops was cancelled. And several ministers went in a tizzy to announce last minute bonanza. Sources revealed that the central government was expecting poll...

    Wednesday, 5 March 2014 - 9:53pm
  • Complete coverage of 9-phase election schedule spread over 36-days

    A 9-phase election schedule spread over 36-days to choose 16th Lok Sabha was announced by the Election Commission on Wednesday. While the polling dates are spread over from April 7 to May 12, the counting will take place on a single day on May 16.

    Wednesday, 5 March 2014 - 2:36pm
  • Now, K T Thomas turns down Lokpal panel offer

    Former SC judge feels search panel is now worthwhile

    Tuesday, 4 March 2014 - 6:00am
  • dna Special: Muslim scholars seek restrain in issuance of fatwas during election season

    Over 300 legal experts also recommend that 1-year course for muftis be increased to three years to inculcate jurisprudence expertise

    Monday, 3 March 2014 - 6:00am

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