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Congress candidate list Express columnist


Unequal opportunities

February 23, 2015 12:00 am

Why Rajasthan’s recent ordinances limiting who can run for local office are flawed.

In Karnataka,Congress's Catch 222

April 16, 2014 12:27 pm

There's a sense that party is serious about picking distinguished nominees to wrest Karnataka from BJP.

Latest News

Ahmedabad: Metro service on North-South corridor to begin on October 6

Updated: October 4, 2022 3:24:54 am

The Phase-1 of Ahmedabad Metro, which consists of East-West and North-South corridors, was inaugurated by Prime Minister Narendra Modi on September 30.

Lakhimpur Kheri violence: Victims’ families awaiting justice, says Tikait

Updated: October 4, 2022 2:33:45 am

Speaking to reporters on Sunday evening, the Bharatiya Kisan Union (BKU) national spokesperson said the nation will never forget the violence that took place in Tikunia village on this day last year and claimed eight lives.

Amit Shah to arrive for 2 rallies in J&K today

Updated: October 4, 2022 2:30:42 am

Gujjars, Bakerwals oppose ST status being extended to Paharis, which is seen as pushed by BJP with an eye on the Hindu vote; protests warn of bid to polarise

‘If at all Saraswati taught, it was to those 3%’: Chhagan Bhujbal’s OBC politics hits a row

Updated: October 4, 2022 2:25:57 am

NCP leader, who has always worn anti-Brahminism on his sleeves, says didn't mean insult to Goddess, only wanted equal honour for social reformers

Mamata govt’s ration scheme fails HC test, but Trinamool not worried

Updated: October 4, 2022 2:25:37 am

The ‘Duare Ration’ scheme was conceived as an extension of the ‘Duare Sarkar’ initiative that had helped TMC win last year’s Assembly polls.

Bengaluru civic polls: Karnataka HC said women quota skewed, bulk of it in Opp seats

Updated: October 4, 2022 2:23:41 am

Court quashed reservation, sought new notification; Cong said meant to rob it of the chance to win wards in the corporation

Four Italians arrested for defacing Ahmedabad Metro coaches

Updated: October 4, 2022 2:20:57 am

The accused sprayed graffiti on two parked Metro coaches at Apparel Park in Ahmedabad’s Gomtipur and were arrested based on CCTV footage, the police said.

CBI detains Russian national in JEE-Mains exam manipulation case

Updated: October 4, 2022 2:19:22 am

The accused has been identified as Mikhail Shargin who is suspected to have tampered with the software that is used to conduct the exams.

Tamil Nadu: DRI official accused of graft by CBI acquitted after a decade

Updated: October 4, 2022 2:19:09 am

Rajan’s long stints as the customs commissioner of Chennai port and airport were marked by regular raids and seizures worth hundreds of crores.

Jailed Kashmiri separatist diagnosed with cancer, family urges govt for bail

Updated: October 4, 2022 2:18:58 am

Altaf Ahmad Shah, the son-in-law of the late Hurriyat leader Syed Ali Shah Geelani, has been in Tihar jail since 2018 in an alleged terror funding case filed against him and several other separatist leaders by the National Investigation Agency.