Digvijay Singh seems to be self appointed PM candidate of Congress: Meenakshi Lekhi

New Delhi, Oct 19 (ANI): Taking a dig at Congress general secretary Digvijay Singh who recently launched an attack on Narendra Modi on Twitter over Gujarat's development model, BJP spokesperson Meenakshi Lekhi said Digvijay is the self appointed PM candidate of the Congress party. She further added that Gujarat is one of the best performing states in the country. Oct 19, 2013

Raj Kundra debuts as writer with book How Not To Make Money

Mumbai, Oct 19 (ANI): Entrepreneur Raj Kundra along with his wife Shilpa Shetty launched his debut book ‘How Not to Make Money’ in showbiz capital Mumbai recently. Raj seemed quite happy and enthusiastic at the event. Whereas Shilpa told that she never took Raj’s idea of writing a book seriously. The book is said to be a thriller where three friends Jai, Mike and Aziz decide to get rich quick. Oct 19, 2013

Visa issue blown out of proportion: Adnan Sami

Mumbai, Oct 19 (ANI): Pakistani singer Adnan Sami on Saturday said that the Visa issue involving him was unnecessarily blown out of proportion, and that he has applied for Indian citizenship. Oct 19, 2013

BJP and Narendra Modi should walk the talk: Tewari on black money

Mumbai, Oct 19 (ANI): Even as BJP's PM Candidate, Narendra Modi said that if all the money kept in Swiss banks was got back to the country, it would not have to go looking for gold, IandB Minister, Manish Tewari on Saturday said that BJP and Modi should walk the talk too. Oct 19, 2013

Malda: 20 infant deaths in last three days in Govt hospital

Kolkata, Oct 19 (ANI): At least 20 infants have reportedly died in the last three days in a government hospital in Malda district of West Bengal. At least 10 of these infants have reportedly died in the last 24 hours in Malda Medical College Hospital. Chairman of the High Level Task Force, Dr Tridip Banerjee however said there wasz no need to panic. Oct 19, 2013

Rashid Alvi reacts on Moily's 'Russia' remark, says KM Birla's image is clear

New Delhi, Oct 19 (ANI): A day after Oil minister Veerappa Moily said that CBI must act as per rule, but it can't act mere on perception as India can't be like Russia where billionaires are put behind bars, Congress leader Rashid Alvi said that the law is equal for all in India. However, he added that the image of industrialist KM Birla, against whom an FIR was registered by the CBI in the coal scam, is clear. Oct 19, 2013

CPI slams Moily's 'India not Russia' remark

New Delhi, Oct 19 (ANI): Describing Union Oil Minister Veerappa Moily's Russia-related statement as ridiculous, CPI leader D Raja on Saturday said that the UPA leaders do not need to become restless and give such comments. Oct 19, 2013

LoC violations an issue of both diplomacy, military ties: Khurshid

New Delhi, Oct 19 (ANI): Reacting to the frequent ceasefire violations by Pakistani troops along the Line of Control (LoC), External Affairs Minister Salman Khurshid on Saturday said it is not just an issue of diplomacy, but an issue of military relations, and added that the ground situation is known to the military of both sides. Earlier on Friday, Pakistani soldiers opened fire at Border Security Force (BSF) posts at 25 different locations in Jammu and Samba districts. According to reports, two BSF personnel were injured and one infiltrator was killed in the firing as the Indian Army foiled multiple infiltrations bids through the night. Oct 19, 2013

PN Hoon on repeated ceasefire violations and infiltration attempts by Pak

Chandigarh, Oct 19 (ANI): Commenting on the continuous infiltration bids and ceasefire violations by Pakistan, Lt. General (Retired) P N Hoon said that the attempt by the neighboring country is not a new scenario. He further said that the situation in Jammu and Kashmir is very confusing and no one had expected such kind of a situation. He further said that India needs to have census with each person being registered. Oct 19, 2013

Congress on Narendra Modi's Kanpur rally

Lucknow, Oct 19 (ANI): Even as Gujarat Chief Minister and the Bharatiya Janata Party's prime ministerial candidate Narendra Modi will address a party rally in Kanpur on Saturday, Senior Congress leader Akhilesh Pratap Singh said that if newspaper reports are to be believed then 400cr is being spent for Modi's rally so where is this money coming from? The holding of the rally in Kanpur, which is widely regarded as a bastion of the Rashtriya Swayam Sewak Sangh (RSS), is being projected as a crucial strategic move to snare as many Lok Sabha seats as possible out of the total 80 seats that are up for grabs in Uttar Pradesh during next year's general election. Oct 19, 2013

BJP on Narendra Modi's Kanpur rally

New Delhi, Oct 19 (ANI): Even as Gujarat Chief Minister and the Bharatiya Janata Party's prime ministerial candidate Narendra Modi will address a party rally in Kanpur on Saturday, BJP Vice President Mukhtar Abbas Naqvi said that the nation's mood has switched to Modi mood and soon NDA will soon form a government in the country. The holding of the rally in Kanpur, which is widely regarded as a bastion of the Rashtriya Swayam Sewak Sangh (RSS), is being projected as a crucial strategic move to snare as many Lok Sabha seats as possible out of the total 80 seats that are up for grabs in Uttar Pradesh during next year's general election. Oct 19, 2013

Nation understands their intentions: JD-U on Modi's Kanpur rally

New Delhi, Oct 19 (ANI): Commenting on Bharatiya Janata Party's (BJP) prime ministerial aspirant Narendra Modi's rally in Kanpur on Saturday, Janata Dal United (JD-U) leader Ali Anwar on Saturday said that the nation fully understands their intentions. Oct 19, 2013

Modi to address BJP rally in Kanpur

Kanpur, Oct 19 (ANI): Gujarat Chief Minister and the Bharatiya Janata Party's prime ministerial candidate Narendra Modi will address a party rally in Kanpur on Saturday. The holding of the rally in Kanpur, which is widely regarded as a bastion of the Rashtriya Swayam Sewak Sangh (RSS), is being projected as a crucial strategic move to snare as many Lok Sabha seats as possible out of the total 80 seats that are up for grabs in Uttar Pradesh during next year's general election. An election survey conducted in July 2013, has said that the BJP is likely to get a vote share of 27 per cent in Uttar Pradesh, and can be expected to win between 29 and 33 seats. Oct 19, 2013