Pranab woos Mamata on petrol price hike

Seeking to placate the TMC, FM Pranab Mukherjee said it was
"perfectly legitimate" for any UPA ally to express concern on petrol price hike issue.

Grievances of Tamils in Lanka "legitimate": PM

Terming the grievances of
Tamils in Sri Lanka as "legitimate", PM Manmohan
Singh on Wednesday said India`s efforts was to persuade the Sri
Lankan government to ensure that all are treated as equal

Afghan government credible and legitimate: Karzai

Facing flak from almost all quarters that his administration is riddled with corruption, Afghan President Hamid Karzai has asserted that his government is credible and legitimate, but lacks resources.

Legitimate polls vital to partnership with Afghan Govt: US

The US Wednesday said allegations of fraud in Afghanistan polls need to be acted upon and made it clear that a legitimate electoral process is vital to any kind of partnership with the new govt there.