Afghanistan`s election crisis deepened today when presidential candidate Abdullah Abdullah said he would reject the result because his claims of massive fraud have failed to stop the ongoing vote count.
In an apparent dig at ally DMK
which lost the Tamil Nadu assembly elections, Congress leader
and Union Minister Sriprakash Jaiswal on Saturday said what the UPA
could not do due to compulsions of coalition politics.
Tamil Nadu and Kerala Chief
Ministers--M Karunanidhi and V S Achuthanandan—on Wednesday oozed
confidence about a victory for their alliances and their rival
fronts led by AIADMK and Congress were equally optimistic.
BJP leader LK Advani on Friday described the "proxy war" and stone-pelting incidents in Kashmir Valley as a result of Pakistan`s failure to win the first Indo-Pak war in 1947 and favoured a firm approach to tackle the problem.
Mediterranean Shipping Company, owner of the vessel `MSC Chitra` which collided with Khalijia-III off the Mumbai coast on August 7, on Friday claimed the latter had ignored international navigational rules resulting in the mishap.
With the outcome of a narco
analysis test being unclear, police will re-conduct a similar
process on the parents of a five-year-old boy, who has been
found dead in his house here, a senior officer said.
Ukrainian Prime Minister Yulia Tymoshenko launched action on Tuesday to call rival Viktor Yanukovich`s election into question, ignoring international endorsement of the poll and threatening a lengthy legal battle.
Pharmaceutical and biotechnology major Wockhardt Limited on Tuesday announced a 2.2 percent growth in consolidated sales revenues to stand at Rs 923 crore for the third quarter ended September 30, 2009.