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Month: April 2014

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  • Modi’s 84,000-crore man

    Modi’s 84,000-crore man

    1. As On 07-10-2001, Adani Ports & Adani Power were not listed and in Adani Enterprises, promoters holding was 1.10 crore shares (50%) with market price of Rs 5.45 making it worth Rs 6 crore only 2. On 07-10-2001, Modi became CM of Gujarat 3. 3. On 13-09-2013, BJP announced Modi as its PM candidate

    April 19, 2014
  • 186 candidates in state facing criminal

    186 candidates in state facing criminal

    As many as 186 candidates for 77 assembly seats which are going to polls in Odisha in the second phase on April 17 have declared criminal cases against them, according to a report of Odisha Election Watch (OEW). Of the 747 candidates, 186 have declared criminal cases against them, constituting about 25 per cent of …

    April 14, 2014
  • ‘Huge turnout indication of change’

    ‘Huge turnout indication of change’

    Statesman News Service Bhubaneswar, 13 April Citing the huge turnout in the first phase of the election in the state, the BJP today said it  was a clear indication that people wanted a change both at the Centre and the state. “This has made BJD president Naveen Patnaik extremely nervous and jittery,” said BJP spokesperson …

    April 14, 2014
  • CM takes fight to Mohapatra

    CM takes fight to Mohapatra

    The air-dashing by Naveen Patnaik to Mahakalpada to address a poll rally today and his call to the Bengali speaking Bangladeshi settlers not to vote for the BJP, has lent ample credence to the belief that the BJD supremo is locked in a proxy poll battle against arch political rival Bijoy Mohaptra. It is the …

    April 14, 2014
  • Vardhan urges LG to set up panel

    Vardhan urges LG to set up panel

    NEW DELHI, 12 APRIL: The South Delhi Municipal Corporation (SDMC) received a letter today claiming to have been written by the D company from Dubai. The letter, which was received by Mr Satish Upadhayay, leader of standing committee, SDMC, said if anyone touches the advertising site or display of one Ajay Gupta, the D company …

    April 14, 2014
  • SDMC gets threat letter from ”D

    SDMC gets threat letter from ”D

    NEW DELHI, 12 APRIL: The South Delhi Municipal Corporation (SDMC) received a letter today claiming to have been written by the D company from Dubai. The letter, which was received by Mr Satish Upadhayay, leader of standing committee, SDMC, said if anyone touches the advertising site or display of one Ajay Gupta, the D company …

    April 14, 2014
  • Online reservation facility to book train

    Online reservation facility to book train

    New Delhi, 12 April: Online booking of railway tickets have sharply grown compared to last year, showed a latest figure of Indian Railways Catering and Tourism Corporation (IRCTC). The IRCTC has booked a total of 4.21 crores e-tickets with a monthly average of 1.40 crores in the just concluded first quarter 2014 against a total …

    April 14, 2014
  • Malda woman ‘raped,’ killed

    Malda woman ‘raped,’ killed

    Statesman News Service Malda, 13 April A woman was allegedly raped and killed by her neighbour, Ibrahim Sheikh, at Bamangram village in Kaliachak police station last night. The accused ha fled the area after the incident.Police sources said the woman, 28, married six years ago, and now has two children. A woman from the locality, …

    April 14, 2014
  • Dreaded KLO man in Malda cops” net

    Dreaded KLO man in Malda cops” net

    Malkhan Singh was picked up from a forest in Habibpur Statesman News Service Malda, 13 April In what may be termed as the biggest success in recent years, Malda police, in a joint operation with the Central forces, this morning arrested the ‘most wanted’ militant of the Kamtapur Liberation Organisatioin (KLO), Malkhan Singh, alias Madhab …

    April 14, 2014
  • Jeep crisis hits candidates

    Jeep crisis hits candidates

    Kolkata, 14 April: At the height of the poll season, candidates of various political parties have been hit by a shortage of open-hood jeeps which is a favourite campaign vehicle to criss-cross muddy paths and uneven terrain. President of BJP’s Bengal unit Rahul Sinha says campaigning in open-hood jeeps is of great help as one …

    April 14, 2014
  • A hobby like no other

    A hobby like no other

     Vertigo-inducing images show ‘Russia&’s Spiderman’ Kirill Oreshkin scaling buildings armed with just a camera. Daredevil or reckless? That&’s for you to decide, because he&’s rather clear on the subject, says heather saul AT A time when President Vladimir Putin is grabbing extremely negative reactions from around the world, pictures of daredevil Kirill Oreshkin slap bang …

    April 4, 2014
  • The character plays you

    The character plays you

     Alyque Padamsee tells shoma a chatterji how much he didn’t realise he missed acting till he got back on stage THE Brandfather of Indian Advertising and one of the greatest personalities of the Indian stage, Alyque Padamsee was recently in Kolkata to perform and direct two shows of Arthur Miller&’s Death of a Salesman. Returning to …

    April 4, 2014
  • Sonia-Bukhari meet like fox and wolf

    Sonia-Bukhari meet like fox and wolf

     Slamming Congress president Sonia Gandhi&’s meeting with Shahi Imam of Delhi&’s Jama Masjid to prevent split in secular votes, Shiv Sena on Thursday said it was akin to “fox and wolf” discussing non-violence and vegetarianism.   “Imam Bukhari and Sonia Gandhi held a meeting and it is said that they discussed that secular votes should …

    April 4, 2014
  • Congress attacks Narendra Modi over

    Congress attacks Narendra Modi over

     Latching on to Gujarat&’s affidavit before the Supreme Court on snoopgate, Congress on Thursday launched a blistering attack on Narendra Modi saying the state was “converted into a police state” and demanded a thorough probe into phone tappings during his regime.   Commerce Minister and party spokesperson Anand Sharma cautioned people against Modi&’s “dictatorial model …

    April 4, 2014
  • Jayalalithaa dubs poll expenses methodology

    Jayalalithaa dubs poll expenses methodology

     In a sharp attack on the Election Commission, Tamil Nadu Chief Minister and AIADMK supremo J Jayalalithaa on Thursday  deplored the restrictions imposed in calculation of poll expenses and declared her party would move the court challenging the norms. Coming down heavily on the EC&’s methodology of calculating expenses of election rallies, she disapproved of …

    April 4, 2014
  • Think on Feet Saina Nehwal might have looked fleetingly like stooping

    Think on Feet Saina Nehwal might have looked fleetingly like stooping

    Saina Nehwal might have looked fleetingly like stooping to conquer but her easy 21-15, 21-12 victory over Thailand&’s Natcha Saengchote in the Indian Open badminton tournament in New Delhi on Thursday was achieved in only 35 minutes. n rajat gupta Saina Nehwal might have looked fleetingly like stooping to conquer but her  victory over Thailand&’s Natcha …

    April 4, 2014
  • Cobrapost says Babri masjid demolition planned by RSS, BJP

    Cobrapost says Babri masjid demolition planned by RSS, BJP

    Editors note: This is the full text of the sting operation by Cobrapost, which claims the demolition of the Babri Masjid on 6 December 1992 was planned by the RSS, with the knowledge of senior BJP leaders. The text has not been edited by Firstpost in any way. Firstpost  does not vouch for the authenticity …

    April 4, 2014