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Bhubaneswar The Opposition BJP in Odisha on Monday November 29 boycotted the allparty meeting convened by the Assembly Speaker S N Patro when he allegedly did not allow opposition chief whip Mohan Majhi and MLA Jaya Narayan Mishra to attend the meeting in place of Leader of Opposition PK Naik who is


Newdelhi On the very first day of the Winter Session of the Parliament the Lok Sabha today November 29 passed the Farm Laws Repeal Bill 2021 The bill was tabled by Union Agriculture Minister Narendra Singh Tomar and was passed by Lok Sabha speaker Om Birla amid ruckus by Opposition leaders Meanwhil


Jaipur Fifteen ministers 11 cabinet and four ministers of state were sworn in on Sunday in Rajasthan in a muchawaited expansion of the Ashok Gehlot ministry Governor Kalraj Mishra administered the oath of office to the new ministers The 11 cabinet ministers include three Mamta Bhupesh Bhajan Lal


Jaipur Ahead of the Cabinet reshuffle all ministers in the Congressruled Rajasthan resigned during a meeting at Chief Minister Ashok Gehlots residence here on Saturday evening State Congress chief Govind Singh Dotasra who along with two other ministers had offered to resign in a letter to partys na


New Delhi Escalating its attack on the BJPled Central Government over the Lakhimpur Kheri violence that took place on October 2 Congress leader Priyanka Gandhi Vadra on Saturday November 20 2021 urged the Prime Minister to not share the dais with Union Minister of State for Home Affairs Ajay Mishra


Mathura The Yogi Adityanath government in Uttar Pradesh will soon start an ambulance service for cows suffering from serious diseases According to Chaudhary Laxmi Narain the Minister for Dairy Development Animal Husbandry Fisheries nearly 515 ambulances are ready for the scheme which is probably th


New Delhi BJP MP Varun Gandhi who is apparently sidelined and disenchanted with his own party for quite some time took a swipe at Bollywood actress Kangana Ranaut for her reported remarks that “India received freedom in 2014 and what it got in 1947 was alms The Pilibhit BJP MP on Thursday asked the


Lakhimpur A forensic report has confirmed that weapons recovered from Union minister Ajay Mishras son Ashish Mishra and others after the Lakhimpur violence had been fired Protesting farmers had alleged that Ashish Mishra had opened fire Though the Forensic Science Laboratory FSL report confirmed th


West Bengal Panchayat Minister and veteran TMC leader Subrata Mukherjee passed away at SSKM hospital in Kolkata following a severe cardiac arrest at 922 pm on 4 November Mukherjee who passed away at 75 was admitted to SSKM after a health checkup on 24th October He was shifted to the Woodburn ward a


New Delhi The Congress party will organise a massive agitation against the rise in petrol and diesel prices from November 14 till November 29 Were going to have continuous agitation against rise in petrol and diesel prices massive campaigns from November 14 till November 29 Congress general secreta


Kozhikode Malayalam film director Ali Akbar has announced his resignation from the BJP state committee He stated in a Facebook post that he is upset over some recent incidents and decided to resign from the state committee of BJP The director added that he has decided to move forward without any pol


DELHI West Bengal main curate Mamata Banerjee won a landslide triumph from location turf Bhowanipore by implicit 58000 votes connected Sunday Trinamool Congress workers and supporters celebrated extracurricular the residence of Mamata successful Kolkata arsenic she won by 58832 votes successful Bho


New Delhi West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjees fate will be decided today October 3 2021 as the counting of votes for the Bhabanipur bypolls has begun at 8 AM The counting is being held in 21 rounds for the Bhabanipur constituency and will decide if the Trinamool Congress TMC supremo can reta


Thiruvananthapuram The Congress leadership in Kerala wants former KPCC president V M Sudheeran to reconsider his decision to quit the partys Political Affairs Committee PAC KPCC president K Sudhakaran on Sunday told media that he will request Sudheeran to withdraw his resignation Sudheeran had on S


NEW DELHI The Bharatiya Janata Party BJP on Saturday announced that Bhupendra Patel will be the new chief minister of Gujarat Patel an MLA from Ghatlodiya constituency will replace Vijay Rupani who had resigned from the top post on Saturday in an unexpected announcementPatel will be swornin as the c


New Delhi Vijay Rupani on Saturday September 11 2021 resigned as the Chief Minister of Gujarat The reason behind Rupanis resignation has not been ascertained yet  I want to thank BJP for giving me this opportunity to serve as Gujarats CM During my tenure I got the opportunity to add to the developm


Agartala Violent clashes erupted between activists of the ruling BJP and the principal opposition CPIM in different parts of Tripura on Wednesday Trouble started at Udaipur town in Gomati district of Tripura after CPIM’s youth wing Democratic Youth Federation of India took out a procession and a fe


New Delhi After writerlyricist Javed Akhtar compared RSS VHP to Taliban Maharashtra MLA and BJP spokesperson Ram Kadam took to Twitter and shared a video saying that until Javed Akhtar apologises to RSS for his analogy till then none of his films will be allowed to screen in India Javed Akhtar had


Ahmedabad Union Home Minister Amit Shah will be on a threeday visit to Gujarat from Saturday August 28 onwards during which he will attend meetings and review development works in Ahmedabad district and his Lok Sabha constituency As per the tentative schedule shared with the media Shah would attend


Kollam Transport minister A K Saseendran has not involved in the sexual harassment case in Kundara and that he did not ask to withdraw the case Kerala police saidThe report was prepared based on the complaint filed by a Youth League leader over the leaked phone call record in which the minister was


New Delhi Congress leader Shashi Tharoor today posted a video of him participating in swing tradition as part of Onam a harvest festival celebrated by Keralites Today is Thiruvonam the most auspicious day of the 10day festival which also celebrates the annual homecoming of legendary King Mahabali t


NewDelhi Congress interim president Sonia Gandhi will chair a crucial meeting of the Opposition parties on Friday via video conferencing The meeting will be attended by scores of Opposition leaders and Chief Ministers of nonNDA ruled states The meeting is seen as a part of the Congress efforts to u


NewDelhi The government told the Supreme Court on Monday that no illegal surveillance was possible under the existing checks and balances in the interception rules distancing itself from allegations of such misuse involving the Pegasus spyware even as it offered to set up a highlevel technical commi


Calling Twitter biased the Congress leader said “Our democracy is under attack We are not allowed to speak in Parliament The media is controlled And I thought there was a ray of light where we could put what we thought on Twitter But obviously thats not the case Congress leader Rahul Gandhi Friday


NewDelhi The Janathadal United will hold its national executive meeting in New Delhi today amid speculation on President RCP Singh now a cabinet Minister in Modi Government may make a way for another leader Organisational issues membership drives current political issues and forthcoming assembly ele


Chennai DMK president MK Stalin on Friday took oath as the chief minister of Tamil Nadu for the first time His swearingin ceremony was held at Raj Bhavan in Chennai Governor Banwarilal Purohit administered the oath of office and secrecy to Stalin and his Cabinet ministers The Governor on Wednesday


Kolkatha TMC chief Mamata Banerjee will take oath as the Chief Minister of West Bengal for the third time on Wednesday May 5 party leader Partha Chatterjee said on Monday All the newlyelected MLAs will be sworn in by the protem Speaker Biman Bandyopadhyay on May 6 Chatterjee said Banerjees TMC won 2


Thiruvananthapuram CM Pinarayi vijayan response against the allegation made by opposition leader Chennithala of corruption in KSEBAdani contract His response was that he has no laziness in say anything In electricity power supply field kerala has now reached on Progressive state There has no power


Congress leader Priyanka Gandhi come down assailing Kerala CM Pinarayi Vijayan She said he only concentrates in gold smuggling and trafficking The Pinarayi government in Kerala is likewise the Yogi government in Uttar Pradesh She said Pinarayi government sabotaged the Valayar case by adding water t


The state would become dangerous if Left rule again says Antony senior congress Leader He added it is much better for Pinarayi to sit in  oppostion chair and reconsider things he had done to the people of Kerala CPIm is becoming Pinarayi there is no option in it It must be revisedA leader who cannot


Thiruvananthapuram Union Minister and BJP leader V Muraleedaran alleged that CPM leaders in Kerala are all set to sell the party He was clearlt reacting to Chief Minister allegation about COLEB alliance Kerala Muralidaran remarks becoming break up among the CPM party leaders that they are in tight


Trinamool congress leader has courted controversy with his remarks As he has said that four Pakistan can be formed if the 30 muslim population in India being united TMC leader Alam sheik made the comments as he was campaigning for TMC candidate Nanoor bidhan chandra majhi His remarks were breaking n


Thiruvananthapuram CPI mouth piece Janayugam daily blaming opposition leader Chennithala press meet about dual vote controversy is technically a street circus It also make censured Election Commission for the dual votes controversy Janayugam mentioned if a voter had more than a voter ID card then no


Thiruvananthapuram I am more happy that all of them says there will be a triangular contest is being witnessed in Trivandrum constituency said NDA canditate actor Krishna kumar He said he was not a parachutist to spend money for buying peanuts in coastal areas The Left and right fronts will be col


Chennai SDPI on Thursday announced the formation of its alliance with TTV Dhinakarans party AMMK for the upcoming Tamil Nadu Assembly elections SDPI will contest in six constituencies including Trichy West and Thiruvarur Earlier SDPI was in talks with Kamal Haasans Makkal Needhi Maiam to form an all


Chennai CPI will contest in six constituencies in the upcoming Tamil Nadu Assembly elections as part of a DMK alliance Earlier VCK had also signed a memorandum with the DMK for the Assembly elections to contest in six constituencies Voting in Tamil Nadu will take place on April 6 while counting of v


Congress leader Rahul Gandhi has said the Emergency imposed by his grandmother and former Prime Minister Indira Gandhi for a 21month period from 1975 to 1977 was a mistake He also said that what happened in that period was wrong However he added Congress at no point attempted to capture Indias inst


AIMIM chief Asaduddin Owaisi on Monday said that the party will contest in the upcoming Tamil Nadu Assembly elections Some of our candidates won in Gujarat local body polls Ill be going to Rajasthan today to review and speak with party members he added Polling in Tamil Nadu will be held on April 6


 Puducherry The Presidents Rule has been imposed in Puducherry days after CongressDMKled government lost majority in the Assembly the Ministry of Home Affairs issued a notification on Thursday Earlier the Union Cabinet approved the Presidents Rule on the Lieutenant Governors recommendation after BJP


After being mocked over his remarks on creating a fisheries ministry at the Centre Congress leader Rahul Gandhi tweeted Dear PM Fisherfolk need an independent and dedicated ministry of fisheries not just a department within a ministry Notably the Ministry of Fisheries Animal Husbandry and Dairying w


Puducherry CM V Narayanasamy and his cabinet colleagues in the union territory resigned on Monday after the government lost the confidence vote in the Assembly The CM met Lieutenant Governor Tamilisai Soundararajan to tender his resignation Narayanasamy said he was accompanied by his ministers Congr


NewDelhi Delhi Congress on Sunday passed a resolution to make Rahul Gandhi the President of the party again Rahul ji is only one who can inspire Congress workers All his predictions are coming true from farmers issue to ills of GST Hes shown his leadership ability Delhi Pradesh Congress Committee Pr


NewDelhi The Congress Working Committee CWC has decided that there will be a new elected party president by June 2021 party leader KC Venugopal said after a CWC meeting on Friday The party has not had a fulltime president since Rahul Gandhi resigned from the post in 2019 Sonia Gandhi took over as in


Congress and five other parties on Tuesday officially announced their grand alliance for the upcoming Assembly elections in Assam The CPI CPIM CPIML AIUDF and Anchalik Gana Morcha AGM are the five partners with Congress for the polls Assam Congress President Ripun Bora said We will fight together to


Shiv Sena leader Sanjay Raut on Sunday took to Twitter to formally announce the decision of contesting in the upcoming election of West Bengal After discussions with Party Chief Shri Uddhav Thackeray Shiv Sena has decided to contest the West Bengal Assembly Elections he added We are reaching Kolkata


Congress party on Friday observed Kisan Adhikar Diwas and held nationwide protests outside Governor houses against the farm laws and to show solidarity with the protesting farmers We demand that the government should repeal these laws We and farmers are not going to withdraw the protest tillthe dema


Chennai A day after thousands of fans protested in Chennai demanding that Rajinikanth enter politics the actor has issued a statement on Monday urging his fans to not organise any more protests for him to reconsider his decision He said I have taken my decision I appeal to everyone to not indulge in


BJP has emerged as the single largest party in District Development Council DDC polls in Jammu and Kashmir by winning 75 seats The National Conference NC has won 67 seats whereas the Peoples Democratic Party PDP secured 27 seats The Gupkar Alliance which includes the NC and PDP has won a total of 11


Union Home Minister Amit Shah criticised CM Mamata Banerjee saying infiltration in Bengal has increased manifold He said that the current TMC government headed by CM Banerjee cannot stop infiltration as it believes in minority appeasement adding Only BJP can do it Shah further said that political vi


Trinamool Congress leader Suvendu Adhikari resigned from the membership of the West Bengal Legislative Assembly on Wednesday This comes days after Adhikari quit as West Bengal transport minister and from other posts He is welcome in the party if he wishes to join us BJP state unit president Dilip Gh


After the Enforcement Directorate ED raided Shiv Sena MLA Pratap Sarnaiks properties senior party leader Sanjay Raut said We are not afraid of investigation Raut added The rulers in Delhi feel that the Marathispeaking people should not do business and entrepreneurship and if they do they will be fin


Chennai AIADMK today announced its alliance with BJP will continue for 2021 Assembly elections Party coordinator and Deputy CM O Panneerselvam made the announcement at a function attended by Home Minister and BJPs chief election strategist Amit Shah This comes amid BJPs Tamil Nadu unit being at logg


Rajasthan Chief Minister Ashok Gehlot has tweeted that there was no need for Congress leader Kapil Sibal to mention the partys internal issue to the media Gehlot said that this has hurt the sentiments of party workers This comes after Sibal criticised the state of affairs in the party after their po


BJP General Secretary Tarun Chugh has announced that the party has started preparations on a war footing to contest all 117 seats in the 2022 Punjab Assembly elections Chugh added The last elections we fought alone was in 1992 His statement came nearly two months after the SAD had quit NDA over the


After the recent results of Bihar Assembly elections and bypolls to Assembly seats in multiple states senior Congress leader Kapil Sibal has said First of all we Congressmen must recognise that we are in decline He added Ever since the communication revolution took place elections have turned into a


Patna The NDA won the Assembly elections in Bihar with a vote share of 003 more than the RJDled Grand Alliance with NDAs vote share being 3726 and the Grand Alliances share being 3723 While the NDA got 15701226 votes in the election the Grand Alliance polled 15688458 votes according to Election Comm


RJD leader Tejashwi Yadav on Thursday demanded recounting of postal ballot votes in all those constituencies where they were counted at the end The postal ballot votes are given by service peopleOn whose order were the postal ballots counted at the end We demand recounting of postal ballot votes as


The BJP has secured six seats while the Samajwadi Party won one seat in the Uttar Pradesh bypoll on Tuesday Samajwadi Party retained the Malhani assembly seat with its candidate Lucky Yadav defeating Independent candidate Dhananjaya Singh by a margin of 4632 votes The bypoll to the seat was necessit


RJDled Grand Alliance will win 120 seats in the Bihar Assembly Elections while the ruling NDA will win 116 seats Times Now CVoter exit polls stated Republic TVJan ki Baat exit polls gave 118138 seats to Grand Alliance and 91117 to NDA However India TV exit polls gave 112 seats to NDA and 110 to Gran


Bihar CM and Janata Dal United chief Nitish Kumar on Thursday announced that the Bihar Assembly polls 2020 is his last election He made the announcement during an election rally in Purnia While appealing to the electorate to ensure his partys victory he said All is well that ends well Nitish Kumar f


Onions were pelted at Bihar CM Nitish Kumar during an election rally in Madhubanis Harlakhi on Tuesday The video of the incident has also surfaced online showing the CM saying throw more while his security guards try to shield him This comes as the voting for the second phase of Assembly elections i


After resigning from Congress former MP from UPs Unnao Annu Tandon joined Samajwadi Party SP SP chief Akhilesh Yadav tweeted Hearty greetings and welcome toAnnu Tandon on joining the Samajwadi Party For several months there was a misalignment between the state leadership and me which made it difficu


Prime Minister Narendra Modi has said as Congress never walked the talk their strength in the Parliament has shrunk to less than 100 He further said Congress always made false promises regarding poverty eradication farm loan waiver among others In states like UP and Bihartheyre piggybacking other pa


Mumbai Shiv Sena has picked Bollywood actor Urmila Matondkar for nomination to Maharashtra Legislative Council through Governors quota Sena spokesperson Sanjay Raut has confirmed the same saying that Maharashtra CM Uddhav Thackeray has spoken to Matondkar and she agreed to be nominated by the party


LJP chief Chirag Paswan on Wednesday tweeted that Bihar CM Nitish Kumar has made preparations to leave the BJP and go with the RJD after the elections Paswan added Earlier also he has formed the government with the blessings of RJDA single vote given to Nitish Kumar ji will not only weakenBihar but


Patna Voting for 71 constituencies across 16 districts in the first phase of Bihar Assembly Elections is currently underway Visuals from polling stations in Gaya Arrah and Lakhisarai among others have surfaced online People can be seen queueing up while maintaining social distancing The voting began


Lok Janshakti Party chief Chirag Paswan has released partys manifesto for Bihar Assembly elections Paswan said I put forward our vision of Bihar 1st Bihari 1st which will resolve various problems that the people have been facing He promised to develop a coaching city for competitive exams if voted


Chennai Actorturnedpolitician Kushboo Sundar has resigned from Congress In her letter to Congress chief Sonia Gandhi Sundar said Few elements seated at higher level within the party people who have no connectivity with ground reality or public recognition are dictating terms and people like me who w


NewDelhi The BJP released a list of 30 star campaigners for Phase 1 and II of Bihar Assembly elections PM Narendra Modi Home Minister Amit Shah Defence Minister Rajnath Singh party president JP Nadda Union Minister Smriti Irani UP CM Yogi Adityanath are on the list Some other leaders on the list inc


Congress on Wednesday released a list of 21 candidates for the first phase of Bihar Assembly elections It has fielded Sanjay Kumar Tiwari from Buxar Anand Shankar Singh from Aurangabad Shashi Shekhar Singh from Wazirganj Nitu Kumari from Hisua and Sudhir Kumar from Sikandra SC Out of 41 seats that


Patna Jharkhand Mukti Morcha JMM General Secretary Supriyo Bhattacharya has announced that the party will contest the upcoming Bihar elections without entering into any alliance He added We have identified seven Assembly constituencies where we will contest the polls The Bihar elections will be held


Chennai AIADMK coordinator O Panneerselvam on Wednesday announced Chief Minister Edappadi K Palaniswami will be the partys Chief Ministerial candidate for the 2021 Tamil Nadu Assembly election Palaniswami who is the joint coordinator announced the formation of an 11member steering committee It will


Patna Rashtriya Janata Dal RJD leader Tejashwi Yadav will be the Chief Ministerial candidate for the opposition coalition in Bihar RJD will contest 144 seats in the upcoming Assembly elections while the Congress will get 70 and Left parties 29 the Grand Alliance announced on Saturday The elections a


New Delhi Akali Dals only Union minister Harsimrat Kaur Badal resigned from Prime Minister Narendra Modis cabinet today as her party faced heat from farmers over its initial support to ally BJPs farm sector bills The minister who was part of the cabinet meet that cleared the bills stepped down short


NewDelhi Sonia Gandhi will continue as the Interim President of the party Congress Working Committee CWC member KH Muniyappa said The election for the party president post will take place as soon as possible he added This comes after a sevenhour CWC meeting where the letter by 23 senior party leader


Congress leader Rahul Gandhi has said the BJP and the RSS control Facebook and WhatsApp in India He said They spread fake news and hatred through it and use it to influence the electorate This comes after The Wall Street Journal reported that Facebooks top publicpolicy executive in India opposed app


Jaipur The Congress government led by Chief Minister Ashok Gehlot on Friday won the motion of confidence through a voice vote in the Rajasthan Assembly The house has been adjourned till August 21 said Assembly Speaker CP Joshi Earlier Sachin Pilot and 18 other rebel Congress MLAs returned to the par


After Sachin Pilot was sacked as Rajasthan Deputy CM Congress MP Shashi Tharoor tweeted Sad to see Sachin Pilot leave Congress He added I consider him one of our best and brightestand wish it hadnt come to this Instead of parting he shouldve joined the effort to make the party a better and more effe


Minutes after being removed as Rajasthan Deputy CM and Pradesh Congress Committee Chief on Tuesday Sachin Pilot tweeted Truth can be harassed not defeated He skipped the second meeting of Congress Legislative Party on Tuesday Congress made him a Union Minister in his 30s a Deputy CM in his 40sWe hav


NEW DELHI Congress leader Rahul Gandhi on Monday attacked the government over rising coronavirus cases saying future Harvard Business School case studies on failure would include the governments handling of COVID19Taking a dig at Prime Minister Narendra Modi the former Congress chief also tweeted a


The government has extended the postal ballot facility to electors above the age of 65 years and COVID19 patients under homeinstitutional quarantine The Election Commission had made the recommendations to the Ministry of Law and Justice so that crowding at the polling stations is reduced Chief Elect


Former Prime Minister Manmohan Singh has called on the government to ensure justice for the 20 soldiers who were martyred in a faceoff with China in Galwan Valley PM Narendra Modi must be mindful of implications of his words and declarations on our Nations securityPM cannot allow China to use his wo


Congress leader  on Wednesday attacked Prime Minister Narendra Modi over clashes between Indian and Chinese troops in Galwan Valley saying that enough is enough and the country needs to know what has at the Line of Actual Control Rahul Gandhi also raised question over PM Modis silence over the inci


Ahead of the Rajya Sabha elections on June 19 Rajasthan CM Ashok Gehlot said The Rajya Sabha elections couldve been conducted two months back but it was postponed for no reason because BJPs horsetrading was not complete Gehlot added We Congress are united Not a single vote of our MLAs will go to any


New Delhi Home Minister Amit Shah has said that Centre may have made a mistake or fallen short while dealing with coronavirus outbreak and migrant workers crisis adding but what did the Opposition do Shah said Someone talks in Sweden in English to fight against corona in the country Someone talks in


New Delhi Congress leader Rahul Gandhi on Wednesday asked the government if it can confirm whether or not Chinese soldiers have entered India amid the border standoff in Ladakh He shared a report about India and China holding a toplevel military meet on June 6 On Tuesday Defence Minister Rajnath Si


Congress on Sunday criticised PM Narendra Modi and Home Minister Amit Shah after Gujarat HC called state governments main COVID19 facility as good as a dungeon Congress spokesperson Abhishek Singhvi asked whether PM and Shah are even aware of what is happening in their own home state He added If so


BJP leader Devendra Fadnavis took oath as the Maharashtra CM for the second term while NCP leader and Sharad Pawars nephew Ajith Pawar took oath as the Deputy CM Ajith said From result day no party was able to form a stable government Maharshtra needed a stable government not a khichdi one People h


After rejecting Shiv Senas request for more time to form government Maharashtra Governor Bhagat Singh Koshyari has now invited NCP the third single largest party in the Assembly polls to form government The governor has given NCP 24 hours time Earlier BJP which was the single largest party refused t


Shiv Sena leader Aaditya Thackeray has said that he and his party leaders met Maharashtra Governor Bhagat Singh Koshyari and expressed their willingness to form the government We asked him for two days time but we werent given time Our claim wasnt denied but the time was Well continue to put in effo


Manohar Lal Khattar was unanimously elected as the leader of the BJP Legislative Party in Haryana on Saturday Khattar is likely to take oath as the Chief Minister of the state for the second term on Sunday We have stake claim to form government in Haryana Governor has accepted our proposal and invit


New Delhi The Congress Working Committee would meet on Saturday to elect a new party president after Rahul Gandhi resigned in May owning responsibility for the partys loss in the 2019 Lok Sabha election A nonGandhi may be the party president for the first time in two decades On Friday after a meeti


Mumbai Congress MLA Abdul Sattar who was recently expelled from the party for indulging in antiparty activities has indicated that he will join the Bharatiya Janata Party BJP soon Mr Sattar and disgruntled Congress leader Radhakrishna VikhePatil were seen together at an event in Sangamner in Ahmedn


N Chandra babu Naidu has resigned as CM of Andhra Pradesh after trends showed his Telugu Desam Party TDP leading in only 23 Assembly seats and winnind two YS Jagan Mohan Reddy led YSR Congress Party YSRCP is leading in 138 Assembly seats and has won 12 The legislatice Party meeting of YSRCP is set t


Wayanad Campaigning in Kerala’s Wayanad on behalf of her brother Rahul Gandhi Priyanka Gandhi Vadra on Saturday praised the indomitable spirit of the Congress President saying the man she had known since birth had the courage to walk up to and hug those people who abuse his family on a daily basis w


West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee’s protest to save the Constitution ended on Tuesday evening She had started the sit in late on Sunday after the CBI’s attempt to question Kolkata Police Commissioner Rajeev Kumar in connection with two chit fund scams The Supreme court on Tuesday directed


After the BJP  HD Kumaraswamy led coalition government is planning to erect a 125feet Mother Cauvery statue at the Krishna Raja Sagar reservoir in Mandya district The government has also proposed to build a museum complex two glass towers measuring 360 feet providing a birds eye view of the KRS rese


Jammu The J K Panchayat elections will be held in nine phases starting November 17 till December 11 the State Election Commission said on Sunday The polls will elect 4130 sarpanch 29719 panch and 1145 ward commissioners J K Election Officer Shaleen Kabra said that polling will be held on November


RJD Chief and former Bihar CM Lalu Prasad Yadav is suffering from depression director of Rajendra Institute of Medical Sciences RIMS said on Monday Depression was also mentioned in Prasads medical discharge slip from AIIMS Delhi Convicted in the fodder scam Prasad was shifted to a paying ward in RIM


National Conference leader Farooq Abdullah on Saturday said that his party would not only boycott the local body elections but also the state elections and the upcoming Lok Sabha elections if the BJPled Centre did not make its stand on Article 35A in Jammu and Kashmir clear Abdullah made this statem


Speaking at the World Hindu Congress in the US RSS chief Mohan Bhagwat urged the Hindu community to unite saying Lion who is the king of the jungle if he is alone wild dogs can invade and destroy him He further claimed that Hindu society has the most meritorious persons but they never come and work


According to Reports Amit Shah will continue to be the president of the Bharatiya Janata Party BJP till the end of the muchawaited 2019 Lok Sabha polls Shahs tenure was ending in January but the BJP in its national executive meeting decided that he should continue until the end of the polls The twod


Congress strategists have planned nationwide protests to slam the centre over high fuel prices and the resultant inflation hitting the common man to gain traction ahead of the 2019 Lok Sabha polls The Congress is reportedly also in touch with other parties regarding the same Sources said a meeting o


State President of the Bharatiya Janata Party Tamilisai Soundararajan was seen losing her cool at the Thoothukudi Airport on Monday and asking a police woman to take action against a student who shouted anti BJP slogans on a flight Sofia Lois a student from University of Montreal Canada who was also


An influential social worker and Trinamool Congress leader was shot dead at point blank range by unknown assailants while he was returning home at Itahar in Uttar Dinajpur on Friday night He succumbed to his injuries after being taken to Raiganj superspecialty hospital TMC called for a 12hour bandh


Former President of Jawaharlal Nehru University Students’ Union Kanhaiya Kumar will fight 2019 Lok Sabha elections on Communist Party of India CPI ticket Claiming that Kanhaiya has agreed to it CPI said he is likely to contest from Begusarai constituency in Bihar He may get support from Lalu Prasad


Actor and Makkal Needhi Maiam MNM chief Kamal Haasan on Wednesday said that his party is ready for the 2019 general elections but are not in a mindset to contest the forthcoming byeelection in Tamil Nadu When asked about contesting upcoming byelections in Tamil Nadu Haasan stated We are getting read


Rashtriya Janata Dal President Lalu Prasad Yadav surrendered before a CBI court in Ranchi on Thursday in the fodder scam case He had been ordered to surrender today by Ranchi High Court He had filed a petition asking for a 3month extension of his bail on health grounds However the Jharkhand High Cou


Chennai Late Tamil Nadu CM Karunanidhis son M K Stalin was elected as the president of the DMK on Tuesday 28 August at the partys general council meeting in Chennai Prior to his election he was the working president of the party The 65yearold is only the second President of the party after Karunanid


Taking a leaf out of Prime Minister Narendra Modis book Congress President Rahul Gandhi used his Europe tour to reach out to nonresident Indians or NRIs a group largely known to support Modis Bharatiya Janata Party BJP in recent years Furthermore throughout the tour he targeted Modi for his style an


Journalistturnedpolitician Ashutosh on Wednesday announced that he has resigned from the Aam Aadmi Party AAP citing a very personal reason Every journey has an end My association with AAP which was beautifulrevolutionary has also an endThanks to partyall of them who supported me throughout the leade


In an hourlong interaction with journalists in Hyderabad on Tuesday On being asked when he was planning to get marriedCongress president Rahul Gandhi said the priority before him was to defeat the Narendra Modi government in the 2019 elections“I am wedded to the Congress party” was his cryptic answe


Delhi CM Arvind Kejriwal and Deputy CM Manish Sisodia have been named as accused in the chargesheet filed by police in the case of assault on Delhi Chief Secretary Anshu PrakashKejriwal and Sisodia have been booked for criminal conspiracy – the duo can be jailed for a minimum of one year and a maxim


New Delhi BJP chief Amit Shah on saturday announced Vasundhara Raje as partys chief ministerial candidate for forthcoming Rajasthan assembly Elections Speaking at the concluding session of the BJPs state working committee meeting in JaipurnShah asserted The assembly election will be contested under


Karnataka Chief Minister HD Kumaraswamy told his party workers during a celebratory ceremony in Bengaluru Seshadripuram on Saturday that he was not happy being the chief ministerHe said I have swallowed poison like Lord Vishakanta You all are happy that I became the CM but I am notKumaraswamy was sp


New Delhi Days after Congress leader Shashi Tharoor courted controversy with his remark that a Hindu Pakistan would be created if the Bharatiya Janata Party BJP returned to power in 2019  a Kolkatabased advocate has filed a complaint against the Thiruvananthapuram MP for  allegedly ‘insulting the n


New Delhi Days after BJP ended its Alliance with PDP in Jammu and Kashmir Mehbooba Mufti on Friday warned its formed ally and asked it to not indulge in horse trading Her statement came at a time when several PDP leaders are revolting against and are reportedly in touch with the BJP high commandLast


Thiruvananthapuram Congress leader Shashi Tharoor on Tuesday said that if BJP win 2019 Lok Sabha elections it will create a condition leading to the formation of a Hindu PakistanAddressing an event in Thiruvananthapuram Tharoor further stated that that BJP will write a new constitution which will pa


New Delhi The BJP today pulled out of alliance with People’s Democratic party  PDP in Jammu and Kashmir which leaves  the state under presidents ruleThe decision to withdraw support came after BJP president Amit Shah met with Jammu and Kashmur BJP lawmakers in Delhi The announcement was made by BJP


Mysore In an obvious reference to Janata Dal S supremo H D Deve Gowda and Chief Minister H D Kumaraswamy state BJP Chief B S Yeddyurappa claimed here on Wednesday that both father and son had conspired to finish off the Congress Speaking to the media here he warned that the Congress would come off


Bengaluru The Congress today won the Rajeshwari Nagar assembly seat in the City by a margin of 25400 votes This is the first election the CongressJDS coalition government headed by HD kumaraswamy came to power Congress and JDS had fought against each other despite being coalition partners JDS was le


Kerala BJP President Kummanam Rajasekharan was on Friday appointed as the new governor of Mizoram He will be replacing lieutenantgeneral retired by Nirbhay Sharma who is completing his tenure on May 28 Rajasekaran began his career as a Rashtriya Swayamsevak Sangh RSS in the 1970s He has been the pre


New Delhi JDS leader and Loksabha MP HD Deve Gowda has said that it was necessary to form an alliance with the congress to keep the ‘communal’ BJP at bay say media reports In an Interview he claimed that he had even offered the chief ministership to the Congress but the latter wanted his son H D Ku


The Congress and CPM have demanded the imposition of President’s Rule in the state in view of the widespread violence during the state panchayat polls A congress delegation led by the state party president Adhir Chowdhury met Governer Keshari Nath Tripathi at the Raj Bhavan with their demand “There


New Delhi As the Bharatiya Janata partyBJP managed to form a govt in Karnataka despite all the implements Congress Chief Rahul Gandhi on Thursday said that the BJP is making a mockery of the Indian Constitution Rahul taking to twitter handle said that this day India will mourn th defeat of democracy


Karnataka Governor Vajubhai Vala on Wednesday invited BJPs B S Yeddyurappa to form the government and gave him 15 days to prove the partys majority Karnataka BJP announced on Twitter that the swearinginceremony will be held on Thursday at 9am in Raj Bhavan The BJP which emerged as the single largest


Newdelhi  The MLAs and MPs of Congress and Janata Dal SecularJDS is likely to sit on a Dharna outside Raj Bhawan from tomorrow if they are not invited by Governor Vajubhai Rudabhai Vala to prove their majority to form government in KarnatakaAs per reports 66 out of the 78 MLAs attended the legislati


Newdelhi Counting of votes for the Karnataka State Assembly Elections has begun A total of 2654 candidates including 216 women candidates where in the Fray for the Assembly Elections this year which was held on saturday in 222 out of 224 assembly constituencies in 58546 polling stations in the state


Makkal Needhi Maiam Chief Kamal Haasan today met DMK working president MK Stalin to invite him for a meeting called The voice of Tamil Nadu for the Cauvery issue scheduled to be held on May 19The meeting is scheduled for May 19 The meeting will have farmers associations from the state experts politi


After yet another short tenure as the IB minister soap actorturnedpolitician Smriti Irani was moved out of the Information and Broadcasting Ministry and left with just the textile ministry portfolio in a surprise cabinet reshuffle on 14 May Irani was assigned the portfolio of the muchcoveted Ministr


BENGALURU  Following the assembly elections in Karnataka on May 12 youngsters have been given a chance to have mouthwatering dosa and sip hot coffee at Nisarga Grand hotel located in the heart of the city at Nrupatunga Road The entire idea was set up to encourage more youngsters to vote this time ar


CPI leader Sitaram Yechury has been reelected the party general secretary for a second term bringing to an end its 22nd Congress in Hyderabad This is the second win for Yechury in two days yesterday CPIM approved his minority view of a possible strategic understanding with the CongressThe party elec


Thiruvananthapuram PWD minister G Sudhakaran today criticized the ongoing protest against construction of a bypass at Keezhatoor Addressing the  assembly he alleged that the people who are protesting against the proposed bypass construction through a paddy field are not  innocent like birds of the


Thiruvananthapuram The BJP is plagued by internal discordance over the issue of inviting Kerala Congress leader KM Mani into the NDA fold BJP state president Kummanam Rajasekharan’s statement welcoming  KM Mani into the NDA has escalated  the differences in the party  BJP national executive commit


In a statement to the press TTV Dhinakaran made it clear that the event to mark the naming of his political party was in light of the Delhi High Court order to grant him the pressure cooker symbol as he had requested The pressure cooker symbol was allotted to him during the RK Nagar byeelections in


Vadakara CPM State secretary Kodiyeri Balakrishnan said Saturday that slain RMP leader TP Chandrasekharan never wished for the destruction of CPM “Chandrsekharan stood against the Congress and BJP He was expelled from the CPM  on the  basis of difference of opinion However he wanted to have close r


Kannur Congress leader K Sudhakaran said that whatever happens he will not join the BJP He also said that he will initiate legal  proceedings against the media who misinterpreted  his statements “What so ever happens in my political life I will not  join BJP This allegation of the Left Front if it


Conrad Sangma the chief of the National Peoples Party was swornin as the new Chief Minister of Meghalaya on Tuesday He will be leading an alliance of the NPP BJP United Democratic Party UDP Hill State Peoples Democratic Party HSPDP and others Notably the NPP had secured 19 seats in the Assembly elec


Malappuram Kanam Rajendran was re elected as the state secretary of the Communist Party of India CPI for a second term on Sunday Kanam’s name was proposed by CPI general secretary Sudhakar Reddy Kanam was elected unopposed Earlier KE Ismail faction had asked C Divakaran to contest for the post of Se


New Delhi Overwhelmed by the huge public support for the Bharatiya Janata Party BJP in Tripura Assembly elections results for which were announced on Saturday Prime Minister Narendra Modi has described the victory as a “win for democracy Over brute force intimidation” In a series of tweets PM Modi


Shillong The ruling Congress is leading  in 23 seats followed by the National People’s Party NPP in 14 as trends are available for 53 seats in Meghalaya Assmebly elections Chief Minister Mukul Sangma is leading from both Songsak and Ampati constituencies While the United Democratic Party UDP is lea


Shillong The Counting of  votes for the Assembly elections in three Northeastern states Meghalaya Nagaland and Tripura – is progressing amid tight security The BJP has emerged as a strong contender to the CPM in Tripura The North Eastern state is witnessing a neck and neck flight between the two p


Kannur Congress leader K Sudhakaran said Monday that the Kannur district leadership played a role in the murder of youth Congress leader Shuhaib at Edayannur near Mattannur The chief minister is not ready to order a CBI probe into the murder as it will bring out the conspiracy behind the murder sai


Thrissur   In  a veiled defence of  his proposal for an alliance with the Congress at the national level CPM general secretary Sitaram Yechury said his fellow  comrades in  kerala should not be considering the political situation in kerala only Inaugurating the CPM State  Conference in here Yech


Thrissur CPM General Secretary Sitaram Yechury on today said political violence  is not a part  of the party’s policy Delivering his inaugural speech at the  CPM State Conference which began  here Yechury said the party will defend any attack on its workers However Yechury said there have been so


Actor Kamal Haasan on Wednesday launched his political party Makkal Needhi Maiam and hoisted a flag carrying the partys symbol in Tamil Nadus Madurai Haasan who has embarked on a statewide tour visited former President Dr APJ Abdul Kalams residence and addressed three public meetings earlier in the


Hours before launching his political party veteran actor Kamal Haasan today visited the residence of former President APJ Abdul Kalam  at  Rameswaram in the district  and interacted with his family members  The actor briefly interacted with Kalams nonagenarian brother Mohammed Muthumeera Lebbai Mar


Mohammed Haris Nalapad Gen Sec of Bluru city Youth Congress has been expelled from Congress party for 6 years Atrocities in any form is not tolerated in INCKarnataka Legal actions have been taken against those responsible The victim will be served justice KPCC chief G Parameshwara tweeted An FIR was


Only time will tell on both of us joining hands  I came to inform Rajini about my political tour Rajini wished me good luck Kamal Haasan told reporters outside the Rajinikanth’s residence in Chennai’s posh Poes GardenHaasan dropped in at Rajinikanth’s home on Sunday just days after he ruled out an a


Movie actorturnedpolitician Kamal Haasan has made it clear that any political alliance with superstar Rajinikanth is unlikely if his colour is “saffron” in an apparent reference to the BJP Haasan who had recently announced  his foray into the electoral politics said that his “true purpose today is


Ram Gopal Varma often comes out with strange and bizarre tweets His way of looking at things has created quite a few controversies At the same time he is known for delivering compliments that are difficult to decipher Now Ram Gopal Varma has said India will become like America only when actor Rajni


The last day for withdrawal of nomination in the upcoming Tripura Assembly elections today Five candidates withdrew their nominations on Friday They include Trinamool Congress TMC candidate from Rajnagar and four independent candidates for Bagma Sabroom Korbook and Pabiacherra constituencies The vot


Finance minister Arun Jaitley announced on Thursday a Union Budget with a string of populist give aways from free cooking gas to a health plan for the poor In his Budget speech Jaitley announced that the Minimum Support Price MSP for notified kharif crops would be 15 times of the cost incurred by f


NewDelhi Finance Minister Arun Jaitley presented the budget 2018 The budget is NDA governments fifth and his toughest Budget yet After the budget Prime Minister Narendra Modi said that this budget strengthens hopes and aspirations of crores of Indians He also added that Farmers Dalits tribal communi


Kerala Chief Minister Pinarayi Vijayan says that the  PM Modiled Central government is playing a proAmerica and antiChinapolitics in its  foreign policies He added that America has its policies according to its own interests which include the stand it took against China Similarly India decides its f


Actor Kamal Haasan who recently announced in his weekly column in  Ananda Vikatan that he has decided to start his political journey from former President Dr Abdul Kalams residence in Ramanathapuram on February 21 Saying that he has a longstanding invitation from former President Abdul Kalam’s famil


Vice President Venkaiah Naidu has issued a privilege notice to Congress President Rahul Gandhi In a tweet Rahul Gandhi had misspelled Finance Minister Arun Jaitleys last name as Jait lie On examination prima facie there is an issue of privilege Venkaiah Naidu said BJP leader Bhupender Yadav comment


North Korea has successfully defended the pressure imposed by the US even though the country has been following tough antiUS agenda says Kerala CM Pinarayi Vijayan CPM’s Kerala State Secretary Kodiyeri Balakrishnan had also supported North Korea before “America aims to destroy North Korea which is


New Delhi Rahul Gandhi lashes out against BJP following a day after the clashes between suspected Maratha groups and Dalitsin which a person was killed It was started on the celebrations to mark the 200th anniversary of the battle of Bhima Koregaon Rahul Gandhi said that a central pillar of the RSSB


chennai Actor Rajani Kanth along with his New Year Wishes asked his fans to join with him to bring good politics in Tamil Nadu For this purpose a website has been opened titled Rajanimandram He also added that people should join the party using their voters id number He shared this information with


Putting an end to the long suspense Rajani announced his entry into politics He announced that he will form a new party and will participate in next Tamil Nadu assembly elections from all constituencies He added that he would feel guilty if he did not take this decision He also commented that polit


BJPs leader 5 time MLA Jai Ram Thakur on Wednesday took oath as 14th Chief Minister of Himachal Pradesh after the party formed the state government with 44 seats Thakur defeated Congress candidate Chet Ram from the Seraj constituency with a margin of 11000 votes He had earlier served as state minist


Gandhi nagar Vijay Rupani will take oath as the chief minister of Gujarat today The swearingin ceremony will take place at Gandhinagar Sachivalaya Ground at 11 in the morning Nitin Patel will take oath as deputy CM of the state Finance minister Arun Jaitley on Friday announced that Rupani will con


Congress leaders have said the party will conduct a scientific analysis of vote share in constituencies to select right candidates for assembly elections Scientific analysis of vote share in each constituency will be conducted to help zeroin on right candidates For this apart from local feedback and


CHENNAI Sidelined AIADMK leader TTV Dhinakaran on Sunday created history by winning a byelection as an independent candidate in Tamil Nadu Dhinakaran won the RK Nagar byelection by a margin of 40707 votes defeating his nearest rival E Madhusudhanan of the AIADMK Dhinakaran got 89013 votes while Madh


Himachal Pradesh Jai Ram Thakur has been selected as The new Chief Minister of Himachal Pradesh There was an uncertainity when the former C M Prem Kumar Dhoomal who was expected to be the C M again got defeated in the election The names of Union minister JP Nadda and Jai Ram Thakur were in the list


Bharatiya Janata party has won the 2017 Gujarat Assembly Elections with a majority of 99 seats and 491 percentage vote share the Congress secured 77 seats with a 414 percentage vote share The BJP is yet to officially declare a name for the chief ministerial post Notably BJP had won 115 seats in the


The BJP wins a fifth consecutive term in Gujarat with a lower margin of victory this time  BJP will also form government in Himachal Pradesh with a big win snatching another state from the congress As Prime Minister Narendra Modi arrived in parliament a short while ago he flashed the V sign for vict


Gandhi nagar Repolling continues at six booths in four assembly constituencies in Gujarat this morning The repoll in the Chhaniyana1 and 2 polling booths in Vadgam Viramgam27 booth in Viramgam Nava Naroda in Daskroi and Nhara and Sankrada booths in Savliwere were announced on Friday evening Dalit b


New Delhi Rahul Gandhi is set to take over as Congress President at a function at the Congress Party headquarters on Saturday He will receive a formal certificate of being elected party president from the Central Election Authority President Mullapally  Ramachandran Rahul who was the party vice pre


Delhi Sonia Gandhi hinted that she will retire from politics after her son Rahul Gandhi officially takes charge as the President of the Indian National Congress on Saturday Serving as the President of the party for 19 years she oversaw the party when it was in power from 2004 to 2014 “My role now


New Delhi In ‘question a day’ series in the run up to Gujarat Assembly elections Congress Vice President Rahul Gandhi asked ‘ Maunsahab’ Prime Minister Narendra Modi to answer on the allegations of corruption in Gujarat State Petroleum Corporation GSPC electricity metro Rahul also sought answer fr


New Delhi In a generational shift at the top in the Congress Rahul Gandhi was on Monday announced as the new President of the grand old party Addressing a press conference Mullappally Ramachandran the chairman of the Congress central election authority announced “Rahul Gandhi  has been elected


Delhi The Congress played into the BJP’s hands with one of its senior leaders Mani Shankar Aiyar calling Prime Minister Narendra Modi a “neech” aadmi lowclass person in a remark reminiscent of his “chai wallah” jibe also aimed at Modi ahead of the 2014 Lok Sabha polls and Congress president Sonia G


New Delhi Congress vice President Rahul Gandi filed his nomination for the party’s chief’s post at the AICC headquarters here today with over 90 sets of nomination papers likely to be filed to support his candidature Rahul Gandhi met with Dr manmohan singh and other senior party leaders after filin


New Dehi By the end of the day Rahul Gandhi’s elevation as the Congress next president in place of his mother Sonia Gandhi is expected to be official Today is the last day for filing nominations and the last chance for anyone in the party to challenge Mr Gandhi to an election for the post That is n


New Delhi Suraj Pal Amu the Bharatiya Janata Party BJP leader who had threatened Deepika Padukone and Sanjay Leela Bhansali over Padmavati row has resigned as the Haryana Chief Media Coordinator of the party The Gurgaon Police had registered a case against Amu for criminal intimidation under the I


New Delhi Bharatiya Janata Party leader GVL Narasimha Rao on Wednesday likened Congress Vice President Rahul Gandhi to the barbaric invader Alauddin Khilji targeting him over his visits to temples in Gujarat Rao alleged that Gandhi was following the same direction that Khilji and Aurangzeb travelle


Thiruvananthapuram  Ex  transport minister A K  Saseendran has been absolved of all major charges by the juidicial commission that probed allegations of sexual harassment against him paving the way for his reinduction in the state cabinet The chief minister on Wednesday said that a  highlevel commit


Ahemadabad  November 22 Patidar leader Hardik Patel on Wednesday declared his support for the Congress in the upcoming Gujarat elections saying the Party had accepted the demand for reservation for the Patel community The Patidar Anamat Andolan Samiti PAAS leader told reporters that the Congress wi


In an emotional new tweet Tamil superstar Kamal Haasan has spoken out in defence of Deepika Padukone’s upcoming new film Padmavati and said that the actress’s head must be respected more than her body Earlier members of the Karni Sena had announced a bounty on Deepika and filmmaker Sanjay Leela Bhan


Thiruvananthapuram Kerala Transport Minister Thomas Chandy resigned on Wednesday a day after the Kerala High Court on Tuesday dismissed Chandys Petition challenging the report of the Alapuzha district collector which had found that large scale violations of Kerala Land Consevation Act and Conservat


THIRUVANANTHAPURAM Based on the report submitted by Justice G Sivarajan in regards to the Solar scam former CM Oommen Chandy and his office were found guilty in assisting the main accused Saritha S Nair and her company Team Solar in cheating their customers The commission after examining 214 witness


New Delhi Congress vicepresident Rahul Gandhi will begin his threedaylong third leg of the Gujarat NavSarjan Yatra Jambusar in Bharuch district from today Rahul is going to visit 6 districts and 35 assembly constituencies in this 3day tour and will be keen on finalizing the seatsharing with the JDU


Delhi Union Finance Minister Arun Jaitley said that the congress which has been attacking him over the alleged failure of the Goods and Services Tax GST had “no idea” of the taxation scheme In an interview he also clarified that the GST Council under him was looking into rationalizing the rates as


Thiruvananthapuram Kerala Chief Minister Pinarayi Vijayan in a Facebook post came down heavily on the BJP leadership saying that “If the BJP president wants an ideological debate or one on developmental indices the state is ready to take up the challenge The fake and provocative campaign unleashed b


Congress president Sonia Gandhi told that her son Rahul Gandhi will soon take over as party chief “You have been asking this for many years and it’s now happening” Sonia Gandhi said smiling pointing at Rahul Gandhi She was speaking after the launch of former President Pranab Mukherjee’s autobiograph


Delhi Shathrughnan Sinha earlier this year had a hard campaign for LK Advani to be nominated as President  told that he was speaking for an overwhelmingly large number of people in the BJP “80 of my party wanted LK Advani as President” said Mr Sinha who described Mr Advani as “my friend philosophe


Kerala chief Minister Pinarayi Vijayan hit out at his UP counterpart Yogi Adithyanath for his remarks on the law and order situation and medical facilities in the state He said it “amused” him that the UP Chief Minister found time for Kerala despite “problems” in his own land “It really amuses me t


Amethi Congress vice president Rahul Gandhi said Congress party would solve employement and farmers’ issues within six months if brought to power He said ‘If Modi cannot solve the problems let Congress party will do the work We will show that work in six months’ Rahul Gandhi earlier slammed Prime M


Kerala Kerala Chief Minister Pinarayi Vijayan had sent an official letter to Minister of Foreign Affairs India – Sushama Swaraj to take the necessary actions to free the Indian origin prisoners in UAE and other gulf nations Most of these cases are civil cases and can be exempted The chief minister h


United Nations India today slammed Pakistan for using a fake picture in the UN General Assembly A junior most Indian diplomat at the Permanent Mission of India Paulomi Tripathi took the floor of the General Assembly to exercise Indias right to reply to the blistering attack by Lodhi who showcased an


In what can only be described as a ‘comedy of errors’ Pakistan diplomat – Maliha Lodhi became a laughing stock over night Miss Lodhi criticized India for having a hunters nature and also acclaimed the act of violence produced in Jammu Kashmir this was following the presentation of Sushama Swaraj th


Union Finance Minister Arun Jailtley said he was embarrassed by Rahul Gandhi’s statement that Dynasty politics was in India’s character Last week the Congress vice president during a speech at the University of California in Berkeley said “Dynastic politics is a problem in all political parties Akhi


Chennai Actor Kamal Haasan during an event in Chennai said that he will not enter politics in haste The veteran actor is likely to launch his own political party by the end of September The local body elections will be held in November 2017 Tamil Nadu has traditionally been a state where leading f


Kerala PT Thomas MLA while talking to the media on Thursday expressed his suspicion that attempts are being made by various quarters to sabotage the female actor sexual assault case He spoke of how the visits by members of the film fraternity to the prominent accused lodged in prison and the stateme


New Delhi Veteran actor Kamal Haasan is set to take the plung into politics with likely launch of a political outfit by the end of September Haasan has made his views known about the deteriotating state of politics in Tamil Naduhas set his eyes on the local body elections with over 4000 candidates


The BJP on Tuesday lashed out at Congress Vice President Rahul Gandhi following his jibe on Prime Minister Narendra Modi and his governance during his address at University of California Berkeley Rahul Gandhi among other issues attacked the Centres demonetisation drive saying that the decision was


Tamil Nadu 111 MLAs of the ruling All India  ANNA Dravida Munnetra Kazhagam AIDMK in tamil nadu attended a legislators’ meet convened by Chief Minister E Palaniswamy amid calls for a floor test in the assembly by the opposition parties State Fisheries Minister DJayakumar asserted the unified AIADM


Panaji  The ruling BJP has won the byelections to two assembly seats in Goa with Chief Minister Manohar Parrikar emerging  victorious from panaji and health minister Viswajith Rane from Valpoi Parrikar who returned to the state from the Centre after the assembly elections in February defeated his


Paneerselvam and Edappadi Palaniswami announced the merging of their respective factions at party head quarters As per conditions Sasikala may be expelled from the party O paneer selvam would be deputy chief minister and will also hold the finance and housing portfolios A team of 11 members will ru


Thiruvananthapuram An FIR has been filed against former state police chief T P Senkumar for allegedly forging documents to draw full remuneration even after he went on a leave from the service for eight months Senkumar was accused of taking Rs 8 lakh from the government as salary while he was on an


Chennai Noted filmmaker Kamal Haasan on Thursday during the platinum jubilee celebrations of DMK mouthpiece Murasoli took a dig at the iconic movie star and his longtime friend – Rajinikanth by saying “Selfrespect not selfdefence matters most” This was in regards to Rajinikanth who nurtures dreams


Tamil Nadu On Thursday The AIADMK came out against deputy general secretary TTV Dhinakaran The AIADMK said that it is against the rules of the party to appoint someone as the deputy general secretary after his expulsion from the party during an earlier time Mr Dhinakaran was appointed on February 1


  Medinipur West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee today raised the slogan of BJP quit India in 2019 She stated that the political party has taken away the rights of the people in the country and urges all opposition parties to fight united against BJP The date could not have been any more perf


  New Delhi The contest for one Rajya Sabha seat from Gujarat has turned into a most highprofile electoral battle in recent months In the end political secretary to Sonia Gandhi Ahmed Patel emerged victorious Some of the best politicallegal brains in the country were lined up by both Congress and


Ahmedabad Attacking Congress vice president Rahul Gandhi in coming to visit the flood affected areas of the Beneswari region Rahuls vehicle was struck by an unidentified stoning on the vehicle An unknown was thrown cement out of the crowd while he was visiting Lal Chowk in Darela Rahul wasnt injured


  Thiruvananthapuram Neyyattinkara Judicial First Class Magistrate granted bail to M Vincent MLA who was in judicial remand in a rape case Vincent was arrested on July 22 for allegedly raping his neighbour The bail however was given in regards to another case following a case registered for destroy


THIRUVANANTHAPURAM The bilateral trade meeting will be held in Thiruvananthapuram and Kottayam based on some kerala incidents happened in the last few days The discussions will be held in Thycaud guest house at 10 am The bilateral discussions were held in the affected districts in the wake of an all


NEW DELHI Security has been tightened in AKG Bhavan New Delhi following reports of the murder of RSS activist in Trivandrum The armed police forces took care of the security  Rajesh an RSS worker was killed on Saturday night The hartal in Kerala announced by the BJP after the incident is progressi


THIRUVANANTHAPURAM RSS Kaaryavaahak Rajesh  was killed  in Vinayak Nagar in Kallamballi Sreekaryam The BJP alleged that it was CPM behind the murder  Rajeshs body had more than forty wounds In the last few days there have been some personal problems in the colony of this region It is believed that


THIRUVANANTHAPURAM Security has been strengthened following the CPMBJP violence in the city The police have banned demonstrations and public meetings for three days More than 2500 policemen are being deployed in the city so as not to spread tensions Six cars including Kummanam Rajasekharan have been


Thiruvananthapuram PDP withdrew  the state governments hartal on Wednesday against the Karnataka government for blocking Madanis Kerala entry PDP VicePresident Zubair Salaahi said that the hartal withdraws from the decision of the PDP chairman Abdul Nasser Madani All Kerala Bus operators and busines


THIRUVANANTHAPURAM The police questioned MLA Vincent of Kovalam in the complaint of attempting to abuse a housewife His arrest was recorded after the interrogation at the MLA hostel was completed The police team led by Parasala SI questioned him and later arrested him


  Ram Nath Kovind has been elected as India’s 14th President Mr Kovind defeated opposition’s Meira Kumar a former Lok Sabha speaker by an overwhelming margin of 65 votes in the Electoral College The 71 year old will be the first BJP member and the second dalit to be elected president In a total of


New Delhi The National Democratic Alliance NDA government and Prime Minister Narendra Modi plan on introducing 16 new Bills in Monsoon Session of the Parliament All together 34 bills are on the agenda of the government These include  1         The New Bills The Ancient Monuments and Archaeologic


 Delhi The Central Home Minister Raj Nath Singh’s residence will host an allparty meeting in regards to the IndiaChina border issue today evening at 5pm The main agenda of the meeting will be the border issue The meeting will also discuss on the persisting Kashmir issue as well  The parliament will


  Kozhikode The Janata Dal U might have its mind set on returning back to LDF The move back might be as early as the end of 2017 CPIM general state secretary Kodiyeri Balakrishnan welcomed the movement back to LDF The conflicts between JDU UDF have been on an increase and ever since LDF had secure


Thiruvananthapuram Former DGP TP Senkumar while talking to media had made a claim that 42  in every 100 child being born in Kerala belongs to the Muslim community This statement had sparked an investigation against the former law man The crime branch investigation was issued by none other than curre


North Korea claims to have successfully conducted test on a long range missile capable of reaching anywhere in the world The test was conducted early morning on 4th of July The missile had reached a record 2802 kilometers This has put several nations on high alert such as South Korea Japan China and


Ooty The Kodanad Estate has produced yet another victim In a bizare turn of events the ooty estate of late Tamil Nadu Chief minister J Jayalalitha had come to the limelight yet again Accountant of the Kodanad estate – Mr Dinesh Kumar aged 28 was found hanging within the premices under mysterious co


New Delhi After the meeting about Presidential candidate which was attended  by the Left Trinamool Congress Samajwadi Party Bahujan Samaj Party BSP DMK and the National Confrence and other parties Congress president Sonia Gandhi announced the candidature of party leader  Meira Kumar for the presi


Kannur Town police had registered a case against BJP state general secretary K Surendran for the threatening Kannur DySP PP Sadananthan and Thalassery DySP Prince Abraham with the intention of preventing them from discharging their duties in connection with the new revelations in Fasal murder case