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Tuesday, March 09, 2004
Modi Government interfering with minority rights: Christian council
AHMEDABAD, MARCH 8.The All-India Christian Council has threatened to launch an agitation and approach the court if the Bharatiya Janata Party Government in Gujarat failed to declare Good Friday on April 9 as a public holiday. Accusing the BJP ...
Jammu & Kashmir
NC remains firm; Tarigami demands special session
SRINAGAR, MARCH 8. Even as the National Conference has decided to stick to its guns vis-à-vis the Permanent Resident Status (Disqualification) Bill, and press for passing the Bill in the Legislative Council too, the CPI (M) State secretary, M.Y. ...
Women's Bill 'ignored' on Women's Day
SRINAGAR, MARCH 8. Even as the whole country seems to be involved in the issue of the Women's Disqualification Bill passed by the Jammu and Kashmir Assembly on Friday, women in the State remained silent on the subject on Monday observed ...
Crucial JMM-Congress meeting on Jharkhand seats
NEW DELHI, MARCH 8.In the backdrop of both Congress and Jharkhand Mukti Morcha finding it difficult to part with Rajmahal and Koderma Lok Sabha seats in Jharkhand, a crucial seat-sharing meeting between them will be held here tomorrow to give ...
Congress adopts extensive 'media strategy'
BHOPAL, MARCH 8.The All-India Congress Committee (AICC) spokesman, Ashwini Kumar, today said that his party had adopted an extensive "media strategy'' with the objective of carrying forward the party's message to every nook and corner of the ...
Two Muslim leaders join BJP
MUMBAI, MARCH 8. The Bharatiya Janata Party today took into its fold Salim Zacharia, former chief of the All-India Haj Committee and ex-Minister in the Maharashtra Government. Soon afterwards, he said that the uniform civil code should be ...
Centre must talk to insurgent groups: CM
GUWAHATI, MARCH 8.The Manipur Chief Minister, O. Ibobi Singh, today said the Congress-led ruling Secular Progressive Front would make the Government's achievements despite financial constraints and the law and order problem in the State, its ...
`DMK planning to destroy Congress base'
PONDICHERRY, MARCH 8. Former AIADMK legislator and president of the Pondicherry unit of the MGR Mandram, K. Natarajan, today asked the Congress volunteers to be wary of the DMK machinations. The party president, M. Karunanidhi, had planned in ...
Congress will not contest Pondy seat
NEW DELHI, MARCH 8. The Congress today announced that it would not contest the Pondicherry Lok Sabha seat, allotted to the Pattali Makkal Katchi in the Democratic Progressive Alliance. In lieu of its giving up the claim to Pondicherry, ...
Akalis demand CBI probe into liquor contract
LUDHIANA/CHANDIGARH, MARCH 8.In a second successive bid, the Uttar Pradesh-based liquor baron, Ponty Chaddha, today again got the liquor contract in Punjab amid a hue and cry by local bidders, while the main opposition, Shiromani Akali Dal (SAD), ...
Bhatt music festival from March 10
JAIPUR, MARCH 8.The oldest music institute of the Pink City, Sangeet Kala Niketan, will be organising the 21st Pandit Manmohan Bhatt memorial music festival here on March 10 and 11 to commemorate the legacy of the noted classical singer who died ...
EC concerned over poll code violation
LUCKNOW, MARCH 8.The Election Commission has taken a serious note of the graffiti on walls and posters and banners on public buildings in the State by political parties in violation of the electoral code of conduct. According to EC sources ...
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