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Worry for BJP, Congress as rebels enter fray on few seats

October 05, 2019 3:17 pm

With filing of nominations coming to a close on Friday, BJP's sitting MLA from Rewari, Randhir Kapriwas, who was denied ticket, said he has entered the fray as an Independent.

Denied bail, Berhampur ex-mayor to contest from jail

April 02, 2019 10:26 pm

Justice S K Sahoo rejected his bail plea in the case in which he was accused of forcibly occupying land of several people at Kanisi, his native village in Ganjam district.

BJP in state of 'extreme panic', sensing defeat in polls: Congress

December 08, 2018 4:09 pm

Congress spokesperson Abhishek Manu Singhvi alleged that the country has never seen such a "terror raj" in the "constitutional rule" of India.

Rebels can spoil the party for BJP, Congress in Rajasthan

November 21, 2018 5:48 am

The BJP denied tickets to many of its incumbent legislators and chose to go with new faces in a bid to battle anti-incumbency.

Telangana assembly polls: BJP manifesto promises free distribution of one lakh cows every year

November 10, 2018 5:51 pm

The proposal is to distribute cows in villages, at the time of festivals and others, to people who seek them, the Bharatiya Janata Pary's manifesto committee chairman NVSS Prabhakar told PTI.

Madhya Pradesh: Officals asks Jhabua migrants to return for polls, assesses their living conditions

October 24, 2018 4:07 am

Eleven teams from Jhabua, comprising officials of health, revenue, labour, women & child development, and education departments, met and interacted with their Gujarat counterparts, seeking their help in their endeavour.

To woo voters, Trinamool Congress to launch music video

March 14, 2016 3:39 am

It will be directed by Anindya Chatterjee, lead vocalist of Bangla band Chandrabindoo.

Karnataka Chief Minister Siddaramaiah’s watch

February 11, 2016 12:00 am

It is sparking controversy and a question in Karnataka. But there is no one answer

2017 Assembly Polls: In AAP plans, ‘extensive stay’ for Arvind Kejriwal in Punjab

November 25, 2015 9:31 am

Party sources said Kejriwal would come to Punjab in July next year ahead of the 2017 polls.

Rear View: Presidential tales

July 30, 2015 6:18 pm

Regrettably, neither before nor after has pre-poll canvassing been so sordid as in 1969, incidentally the Mahatma’s birth centenary year.


Maharashtra, Haryana Assembly Poll Results: BJP celebrates victory

October 19, 2014 8:19 pm

Riding on the Modi wave, the Bharatiya Janta Party today appeared to be unseating the Congress in both states - Haryana and Maharashtra - as the counting of votes in the assembly polls progressed.

Assembly Polls 2014: Voting ends in Maharashtra and Haryana

October 16, 2014 12:28 am

The voting for Haryana and Maharashtra Assembly elections 2014 began on Wednesday morning.

Maharashtra Polls: Uddhav Thackeray, Sharad Pawar stir a storm

October 12, 2014 10:30 am

MNS chief Uddhav Thackeray campaigns for Shivsena candidates of Thane at Thane Central Maidan, Mumbai on Saturday (October 11).

Maharashtra polls: Modi attacks Pawar, Ex CM Chavan campaigns with Sanjay Nirupam

October 05, 2014 5:09 pm

Prime Minister Narendra Modi addressed the campaigning rally for all BJP candidates of Sangli at Tasgoan-Kavthemahankal constituency on Sunday (October 5).


Kejriwal turned 'Sarkaar' into 'Circus' in last one year: BJP

February 14, 2016 1:56 pm

New Delhi, Feb 14 (ANI): The BJP staged a protest against the AAP here on Sunday and alleged that the Arvind Kejriwal-led party has turned 'Delhi Sarkaar' into 'Delhi Circus' in the last one year. BJP leader Mahesh Giri, who was commenting on the AAP Government completing one-year in office, accused Kejriwal of not fulfilling the promises made to the people of Delhi during the assembly polls. Another BJP leader Ramesh Bidhuri echoing similar sentiments dubbed the AAP's one-year rule in Delhi to be a complete failure.