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Election 2014 | Edited by Deepshikha Ghosh | Tuesday April 22, 2014
Union Minister Ghulam Nabi Azad has cancelled his campaign rally in a town in Jammu and Kashmir where a sarpanch, or village head, was killed last night.
Election 2014 | Indo-Asian News Service | Sunday April 20, 2014
Congress president Sonia Gandhi Sunday cancelled her day-long tour of Maharashtra, citing health reasons.
Election 2014 | NDTV.com | Wednesday April 16, 2014
Ghulam Nabi Azad, the union health and family welfare minister is contesting the first Lok Sabha election from a constituency in his home state Jammu and Kashmir.
Election 2014 | Indo-Asian News Service | Thursday April 10, 2014
Union Health Minister and former state chief minister Ghulam Nabi Azad was on Thursday told to prove his identity at a polling booth in the Jammu Lok Sabha constituency.
Election 2014 | Press Trust of India | Saturday April 5, 2014
The BJP is going all out to campaign in the three seats in Jammu and Ladakh where it is hopeful of winning and has lined up nearly 40 of its star campaigners to bolster its chances.
India | Press Trust of India | Thursday March 27, 2014
India was today officially declared 'Polio Free' by the World Health Organisation.
Elections | Written by Nazir Masoodi | Wednesday March 26, 2014
With only six seats, Jammu and Kashmir is numerically insignificant in the 545-member Lok Sabha. For years thus, this state with a controversial legacy and turbulent past has held little interest for national parties other than to use its internal an...
Election 2014 | Press Trust of India | Wednesday March 26, 2014
Narendra Modi today offered prayers at the Vaishno Devi shrine in Jammu, before addressing a rally in Hiranagar town of Kathua district.
Election 2014 | Sunil Prabhu, Sam Daniel Stalin | Friday March 21, 2014
Union minister P Chidambaram will not be contesting the Lok Sabha elections, the Congress announced this evening. His son, Karti P Chidambaram, has been given a ticket by the party to contest from the Sivaganga constituency in Tamil Nadu.
India | Nazir Masoodi | Friday February 7, 2014
The Jammu and Kashmir Police has registered a case of sexual assault against Health Minister Shabir Khan after a complaint from a woman doctor. Mr Khan is a Congress leader and a legislator from Rajouri.
India | Devesh Kumar | Wednesday January 29, 2014
The proposal to create new administrative units in Jammu and Kashmir has become the new bone of contention between Omar Abdullah's National Conference and the Congress, casting a shadow on the fate of the alliance in the state.
India | Edited by Deepshikha Ghosh | Tuesday January 28, 2014
The Congress' five-year alliance with the National Conference seems to be in serious trouble, just months ahead of key national polls.
India | Press Trust of India | Tuesday January 21, 2014
In a major rejig in Congress' media team, Union Ministers P Chidambaram, Salman Khurshid, Ghulam Nabi Azad and Anand Sharma were made senior spokespersons.
South | J Sam Daniel Stalin | Friday January 10, 2014
Congress leader and Union Health Minister Ghulam Nabi Azad met DMK chief M Karunanidhi in Chennai on Thursday, triggering speculation of a possible revival of ties between the two parties.
South | Indo-Asian News Service | Friday January 10, 2014
Union Health Minister Ghulam Nabi Azad on Thursday said he did not discuss an electoral alliance with DMK president M Karunanidhi in their meeting in Chennai on Thursday.
India | Press Trust of India | Monday December 30, 2013
Expressing concern over increase in cases of cancer, Prime Minister Manmohan Singh today said in Punjab the UPA government is setting up a 'National Cancer Centre' to fight the dreaded disease.
India | Press Trust of India | Tuesday November 19, 2013
The nation today remembered former Prime Minister Indira Gandhi on her 96th birth anniversary with President Pranab Mukherjee and Prime Minister Manmohan Singh paying homage to the leader.
Assembly | Press Trust of India | Wednesday November 13, 2013
The Minister said Congress is making efforts to reconcile with rebel candidates ahead of the forthcoming assembly elections.
India | Press Trust of India | Tuesday October 15, 2013
Thirty-five of the 77 Union Ministers have failed to file annual details of their assets and liabilities before the Prime Minister even over a month after the passage of the deadline.
South | Indo-Asian News Service | Friday October 11, 2013
The newly-appointed Group of Ministers (GoM) on Telangana met in New Delhi on Friday for the first time and discussed a broad outline of issues relating to the bifurcation of Andhra Pradesh in the backdrop of widespread protests against the union cab...