Nov 172011
 
Rahul Gandhi emerges as New Age Leader

A few months ago, Rahul Gandhi surprised his party colleagues by suggesting elections to the Congress Working Committee (CWC). But entrenched interests and party chief Sonia Gandhi’s desire to make the CWC inclusive to balance regional, religious and caste demands stymied the proposal. The imminent change at the helm of the Congress promises the beginning of a cultural transformation in the Grand Old Party. Away from the public glare, Rahul Gandhi has set in motion a silent revolution in the Indian Youth Congress (IYC) and […]

Instigated by Sajjan Kumar, the rioters burnt my father alive in 84 massacre: Nirpreet Kaur

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Nov 012011
 
Instigated by Sajjan Kumar, the rioters burnt my father alive in 84 massacre: Nirpreet Kaur

Congress leader Sajjan Kumar instigated the mob in Palam Colony of Delhi and after that rioters burnt Nirpreet’s father alive. His only fault was that he was a Sikh, said Nirpreet. “At least I got the chance to identify him (Kumar) in court. I have done my job. Now, it’s the state’s turn,” Nirpreet says. For the first time in nearly three decades, Nirpreet, who had lost hope that the guilty would ever be punished, feels there is a glimmer of hope that Kumar would […]

Sonia Gandhi expresses her concern over High food prices

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Oct 292011
 
Sonia Gandhi expresses her concern over High food prices

Showing her seriousness over high food prices, Congress president and UPA chairperson Sonia Gandhi on Saturday discussed with food minister K V Thomas steps required to check price rise besides reviewing progress on the proposed food security legislation. Thomas noted that the average food inflation, which stood at 7 per cent in 2006-07, rose to 14.5 per cent in 2010-11, and is ruling now in the range of 8-11 per cent. “I told her (Sonia Gandhi) that there was no inflation in food grains and […]

Oct 292011
 
Rahul Gandhi wants development in Kashmir urgently

Congress general secretary Rahul Gandhi, who visited the state recently, recognises the need to constantly debate issues like removal of the Armed Forces Special Powers Act (AFSPA) that is currently splitting political opinion, sources said, but believes that the central and state governments can do a lot more to integrate the local population by delivering on specific projects. Rahul has spoken with Road Transport and Highways Minister C P Joshi and Civil Aviation Minister Vayalar Ravi to have the two projects looked into urgently. He […]

Call Girl turns into Donkey overnight, claims a man from Zimbabwe

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Oct 292011
 
Call Girl turns into Donkey overnight, claims a man from Zimbabwe

A man in Zimbabwe claims a call girl he visited turned into a donkey overnight and now he is ‘seriously in love’ with the animal.  This miracle happened first time in the World with Zimbabwean. Police on routine patrol in the early hours of Sunday had stumbled upon the 28-year-old, from Mandava township, performing a se* act on the donkey inside his yard. The animal was lying on the ground with its neck tied to a tree. ‘I had hired a call girl and paid […]

Bomb found at Advani’s Rath Yatra

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Oct 282011
 
Bomb found at Advani's Rath Yatra

IB already predicted terror threats to Advani’s Rath yatra and now a bomb was found on Friday on the route for LK Advani’s Jan Chetna Yatra in Tamil Nadu. The route of the yatra has been changed after the bomb was found. The bomb was found near Madurai, where Advani launched Phase 2 of his yatra. Police sources say the bomb has been removed. Advani will continue his tour. You can also follow News of Delhi  on Twitter and Facebook.

Oct 222011
 
For providing shelter to homeless people, Gujarat Government's mega project 'Garib Awas Yojana' is on its way to get completed

CM Narendra Modi is known for his development done in Gujarat. Although he hasn’t got the credit which he deserves for his work. Under his supervision, the project “Garib Awas Yojana” is about to get completed which will provide shelter to many homeless people. Jawaharlal Nehru National Urban Renewal Mission was started for providing shelter to homeless people in India, but due to corruption very few politicians have used this scheme for poor Indians. According to the Ahmedabad Municipal Corporation (AMC), 18,976 quarters are being […]

Indian money in Swiss banks transferred into safe heavens

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Oct 202011
 
Indian money in Swiss banks transferred into safe heavens

The investigating agencies have recorded a flurry of transfers from the Swiss bank accounts they’d been tracing for years. The money has been diverted to places like Macau, Isle of Man, New Jersey Island, Caymon Islands and Seychelles, all of which are tax havens. As per a report published in the daily DNA, the money in the Swiss bank accounts of Indian holders has been taken out and placed into safe countries with which India doesn’t have bilateral treatise. It seems, this has become possible […]

Gujarat’s CM Narendra Modi has amazing ability to draw new business projects: Maruti Chief

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Oct 202011
 
Gujarat's CM Narendra Modi has amazing ability to draw new business projects: Maruti Chief

Confirming the interest of Maruti Suzuki ltd in Gujarat,  the chairman of the company RC Bhargava said, “The Gujarat chief minister’s approach is more of a facilitator of industry coming into Gujarat – that goes in favour of Gujarat,” RC Bhargava also said, “We are in negotiations with the Gujarat government to set up new production plant in Modi’s state. Like many other industry leaders, Mr. Bharagava also praised Modi’s abilityto draw new business projects in the favour of Gujarat. In an exclusive interview with […]

Differences not uncommon in coalitions: Manmohan Singh

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Oct 202011
 
Differences not uncommon in coalitions: Manmohan Singh

Prime Minister Manmohan Singh Wednesday said differences among alliance partners in a coalition are not uncommon but governance was not an issue in the United Progressive Alliance (UPA) government. He said his government was smoothly carrying out the mandate given by the people. “The real test is that we see that these differences do not undermine the cohesiveness of the government,” the prime minister told the media delegation that had accompanied him to Pretoria for the India-Brazil-South Africa Summit. “Well we are a coalition government […]

Oct 182011
 
Tajmahal will collapse within 5 years

The Great Indian Building ‘Taj Mahal’ will collapse within five years unless urgent action is taken to shore up its foundations, campaigners have warned. Within 5 years, world might see the end of this beautiful building. The 358-year-old marble mausoleum is India’s most famous tourist attraction, bringing four million visitors a year to the northern city of Agra. But the river crucial to its survival is being blighted by pollution, industry and deforestation. The Taj Mahal was built by Mogul emperor Shah Jahan, who was grief-stricken […]

Rahul Gandhi to meet the sarpanch of Anna Hazare’s village ‘Ralegan Siddhi’

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Oct 172011
 

Jaisingh Mapari, the sarpanch of Ralegan Siddhi, has been invited by AICC General Secretary Rahul Gandhi to discuss the development done in the village. Rahul wants to discuss the innovative projects of village development being undertaken in Ralegan Siddhi. Ralegan Siddhi is often cited as an example of an ideal village because of its welfare activities. Initiated by Hazare himself, these activities include watershed development projects, rainwater harvesting and sharing of pastoral lands. The village has also carved a name for its propagation of community […]

Oct 172011
 
100-year-old Fauja Singh becomes the World's Oldest Marathon Runner in Canada

By completing the 26.2 mile course in eight hours, 25 minutes and 16 seconds., Fauja Singh — nicknamed the Turbaned Tornado — became the oldest undisputed runner to finish a marathon. Singh, born in rural India in 1911, did not start running marathons until he was 89, after he moved to England following the death of his wife and son. Singh, the centenarian, already held the World Record for the 90-plus age group, completing the same race in 2003 at age 92. But until now, […]

Fastest 100-year-old sprinter Fauja Singh trying hard to break one more record

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Oct 152011
 

Even at the age of 100, great Fauja Singh hasn’t given up and trying hard to become the first person to finish a full-distance marathon past age 100 at the Scotiabank Toronto Waterfront Marathon on Sunday, October 16. He recently set eight sprinting records, for his age group, in one day. Fauja Singh took up competitive running when he was 89 to overcome depression after the loss of his wife and one of his sons. Since then, he has never stopped and inspired millions of people with his strong […]