March 15, 2009 6:32 pm

Alleging discrimination against Brahmins in the Samajwadi Party,the national president of its women's wing,Ranjana Bajpai,quit the party to join the BSP.

March 15, 2009 5:10 pm

Shiv Sena once again came out in strong support for a Marathi PM and asked BJP to clarify its stand on the issue.

March 15, 2009 4:27 pm

Election Commission has disqualified 3,423 candidates for not filing the details of the expenses incurred during the last Lok Sabha or recent assembly polls which they contested.

March 15, 2009 4:08 pm

Mayawati never wanted herself to be projected as the PM candidate on behalf of the Third Front,Chandrababu Naidu said.

March 15, 2009 3:31 pm

The EC has asked the Centre to take its approval on carrying out additional work under various flagship schemes like NREGA.

March 15, 2009 3:25 pm

BSP supremo Mayawati on Sunday ruled out seat adjustment with any party in the Lok Sabha polls.

March 15, 2009 12:54 pm

UP has topped the list of states with maximum number of human rights violation complaints,according to NHRC statistics.

March 14, 2009 8:16 pm

In a bid to strike an emotional chord with the youths,filmstar and SP nominee from Lucknow parliamentary constituency Sanjay Dutt said he was even ready to face bullets while struggling for their cause.

March 14, 2009 8:08 pm

Hema Malini will not contest coming Lok Sabha elections but will campaign for BJP,party President Rajnath Singh said.

March 14, 2009 5:48 pm

The state police and Army in a joint operation today gunned down three Lashkar-e-Toiba (LeT) militants.

March 14, 2009 5:42 pm

‘Hindu’ groups have objected to installation of a statue of the famous Hollywood comedian Chaplin Chaplin in Udupi district on the grounds that he was a Christian.

March 14, 2009 5:39 pm

Somnath Chatterjee has called upon educated youth to play a key-role in politics for the 'rightful position' of the country among other nations.

March 14, 2009 5:38 pm

Mamata Banerjee chose Nandigram to launch her party's campaign for the Lok Sabha elections in West Bengal.

March 14, 2009 5:13 pm

Chand-Fiza saga took yet another turn with Fiza claiming that he had divorced her over phone and SMS.

March 14, 2009 4:41 pm

BJP claimed that the Lok Sabha electoral battle is basically between the NDA headed by it and Congress-led UPA.

March 14, 2009 4:28 pm

SS Virk said that he did not plan to seek an extension of his term and would focus on preparing the state police to tackle terrorism.

March 14, 2009 4:17 pm

Mani Shankar Aiyar said that Panchayati Raj system has received a setback in Madhya Pradesh under the BJP rule.

March 14, 2009 3:57 pm

External Affairs Minister Pranab Mukherjee said that he expected Islamabad to follow up its commitment with 'tangible action.'

March 14, 2009 3:28 pm

Nagaland Governor K Sankaranarayanan has said about 50 per cent of teachers in the region don't have any formal training.

March 14, 2009 2:46 pm

A reluctant Arun Jaitley attended an event at the party headquarters where L K Advani and Rajnath Singh were present.

March 14, 2009 2:15 pm

Mulayam Singh Yadav said that he was not in the race to be the PM and took a dig at Mayawati for aspiring for the top post.

March 14, 2009 2:04 pm

SP chief Mulayam Singh Yadav said that he has submitted his reply to the EC on allegations of distribution of cash at a 'Holi Milan' function.

March 14, 2009 1:30 pm

IIM-A and ATS will be imparting training to youth of 50 degree colleges in Ahmedabad and Gandhinagar on dealing with terror strikes.

March 14, 2009 1:07 pm

The task of ruling BJP in Karnataka seems tough even as its leadership is confident of improving upon from the previous tally.

March 14, 2009 12:11 pm

Omar Abdullah,led coalition government in J-K has written to the Central government seeking the opening of more trade links with Pak.

March 14, 2009 11:52 am

The High Court has directed the Army authorities in Kashmir to immediately pay compensation to the next kin of porters.

March 14, 2009 11:15 am

Goa Govt has drawn up a plan to ensure that liquor does not become part of the contestants' attempts to add fizz to their campaign.

March 14, 2009 11:03 am

BJP has released the names of four more candidates from Uttar Pradesh for the forthcoming Lok Sabha elections.

March 14, 2009 10:59 am

Sources close to Advani said it was a routine call on by Ambani ahead of the Lok Sabha elections.

March 14, 2009 9:53 am

Orissa CM Naveen Patnaik said that his party BJD will not support either a Congress-led or a BJP-led government after Lok Sabha poll.

March 13, 2009 6:01 pm

In the virtual world at least,the war is between Prime Minister Manmohan Singh,L K Advani and BSP chief Mayawati.

March 13, 2009 5:55 pm

BJP and Shiv Sena entered into a seat-sharing pact in Maharashtra with BJP contesting from 26 Lok Sabha seats while Shiv Sena taking rest of the 22 constituencies.

March 13, 2009 5:41 pm

India replied on Friday to 30 questions raised by Pakistan over last November's Mumbai attacks,in a move that could add to pressure on Islamabad to push forward the investigation.

March 13, 2009 5:07 pm

The CIC has imposed the maximum fine of Rs 25,000 on a Delhi High Court official for failing to respond to an RTI application forwarded to it by the SC.

March 13, 2009 4:52 pm

Differences have cropped up between the Congress and NCP in Gujarat over seat-sharing.

March 13, 2009 3:58 pm

State HC started the hearing in the writ petition,on Thursday,which has sought the direction to the State govt to constitute delimitation commission .