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AAP to decide government formation on Dec 23

The Aam Aadmi Party (AAP) on Tuesday said it will take a final decision on government formation on Dec 23, after seeking public opinion in the capital until the weekend.

'Homophobia came into India, not homosexuality'

Disappointed at the Supreme Court's ruling upholding Section 377 of the Indian Penal Code (IPC), author Vikram Seth said political parties that favour this ruling should know that homophobia came into India and not homosexuality.

Lok Sabha adjourned for the day

The Lok Sabha was on Tuesday adjourned till Wednesday over the issues of bifurcation of Andhra Pradesh and removal of Justice A.K. Ganguly as the chief of West Bengal rights panel.

Aam Aadmi Party to discuss Congress reply

The Aam Aadmi Party (AAP) leaders met in this Uttar Pradesh town neighbouring Delhi on Tuesday to take a final decision on the Congress party's

SC to hear Campa Cola illegal flats case on Jan 6

The Supreme Court on Tuesday said it would hear Jan 6 the plea by Campa Cola Society flat owners seeking the recall of its earlier order asking them to vacate the flats built in violation of the sanctioned plan.

PM meets Mulayam over Lokpal bill

Prime Minister Manmohan Singh on Tuesday met Samajwadi Party chief Mulayam Singh Yadav in an effort to make the party agree for the passage of the Lokpal bill.

BJP extremely keen on passing Lokpal bill, says Jaitley

The BJP is "extremely keen" on passing the Lokpal bill and has given a notice for the suspension of question hour, Leader of Opposition in the Rajya Sabha Arun Jaitley said on Tuesday.

SC restrains UP police from acting against Taslima

The Supreme Court on Tuesday restrained Uttar Pradesh Police from taking any coercive step against self-exiled Bangladeshi writer Taslima Nasreen following her criticism of AAP leader Arvind Kejriwal meeting cleric Maulana Tauqeer Raza Khan just before Delhi assembly elections.

Lokpal bill will be passed with consensus, says Kamal Nath

Urban Development Minister Kamal Nath said on Tuesday that the Congress party has discussed the Lokpal bill with the Samajwadi Party and is expecting to pass the legislation in the Rajya Sabha "with consensus" Tuesday.

Rahul Gandhi, Shinde decline to meet US delegation

Congress vice president Rahul Gandhi and union Home Minister Sushilkumar Shinde on Tuesday declined to meet a US Congressional delegation to highlight India's strong disapproval of the arrest and handcuffing of an Indian diplomat in New York last week.