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Wednesday, December 11, 2013
The former Chief Election Commissioner says a strong State has nothing to do with military, strength or wealth. It is one which enjoys the loyalty of its citizens above their loyalty to family, clan, caste and religion, he told students of Amjad Ali Khan College of Business Administration here on Tuesday
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Saturday, November 30, 2013
Madhesi-based parties, defeated in their own stronghold in Tarai, warned of resorting to street protests if issues concerning them were not addressed, media reported here on Saturday.Speakin...
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November 11, 2013
Greece’s Conservative-Socialist coalition government survived a no-confidence motion tabled by the main opposition Radical Left Coalition (SYRIZA) party early on Monday, following an often heated...
October 24, 2013
The legislature is bypassed; interruptions are on the rise; answers to questions are unsatisfactory; and the political standards of members have deteriorated. »
October 6, 2013
Modi has also advocated compulsory voting
September 5, 2013
He said Mr. Kerry "lied" at Senate hearings by claiming that military strike against Syria would not strengthen al-Qaeda in the region.
August 1, 2013
A sense of insecurity, owing to doubts of an increase in communal tension, looms large in the Old City after the Centre endorsed ‘T’ decision »
SAMDRUP JONGKHAR (BHUTAN),
July 14, 2013
Official, locals of Samdrup Jongkhar point to success of pre-poll awareness campaigning
July 10, 2013
The Obama administration said on Tuesday it was encouraged by a proposal from Egypt’s interim government to restore democratically elected civilian leadership as it acknowledged the difficulty of...
June 4, 2013
That the CPC leadership has strengthened - and not eased - its grip over ideological control was evident on the 24th anniversary of the student protests
April 30, 2013
Prachanda talks of how his party made fundamental changes to its ideology
April 22, 2013
Opposition wants Shinde to go, seeks death for perpetrator of child rape
November 10, 2013
The Maldives Supreme Court ordered the postponement of a presidential runoff election scheduled for Sunday, one day after the first round failed elect a clear winner, election officials said.»
October 13, 2013
The Election Commission has ordered the Chief Electoral Officers of all States and Union territories to provide for ‘None of the Above’ (NOTA) option in electronic voting machines (EVMs) and ballot...
September 22, 2013
TNA grabs 30 of the 38 seats in the province, the ruling UPFA coalition 7 and the Sri Lankan Muslim Congress one
August 10, 2013
It’s bad enough that our freedom fighters lie forgotten. It’s worse that their descendants are languishing in poverty.
July 15, 2013
Both cannot afford a rupture in ties owing to suspicions about Thimphu’s manoeuvrings »
July 12, 2013
My government used its "full strength" to "do the right thing" »
July 9, 2013
Interim President proposes changes to Constitution, referendum and elections »
May 6, 2013
Refusing to play second fiddle to the powerful military, former Pakistan Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif has said he will be the Army chief’s “boss” if voted back to power in the May 11 general electio...
April 28, 2013
He says contentious issues should be discussed and debated in the House
April 10, 2013
The Congress vice-president would do well to ponder why China has outperformed India on every social and economic indicator
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