West Bengal  /  Published 24.10.19

BJP opens account in Sikkim, PS Tamang (Golay) wins

The BJP on Thursday rode piggyback on its ally, the Sikkim Krantikari Morcha (SKM), to establish a toehold in the Himalayan state by winning two of the three Assembly seats where bypolls had been held...
By Rajeev Ravidas in Gangtok

India  /  Published 24.10.19

Sabarimala temple slap in BJP face

The ruling Left Democratic Front in Kerala won two Assembly bypolls on Thursday, one of them at the epicentre of the battle over entry of women into the Sabarimala temple, in a show all the more impre...
By K.M. Rakesh in Bangalore

West Bengal  /  Published 29.11.18

Mamata plays Hindi translator in Asansol

Mamata Banerjee played harbinger of development and translator for the largely Hindi-speaking electorate as she addressed a mixed audience at a rally in Asansol’s Jamuria on Thursday.The chief minis...
By Abhijeet Chatterjee in Jamuria(Burdwan)

India  /  Published 24.10.19

Who won, who lost

Eight Haryana ministers lost their seats. In Maharashtra the BJP saw a few big-name upsets. A few high-profile candidates and how they fared is here:MaharashtraParli2014: Pankaja Munde won by a m...
By The Telegraph in New Delhi

India  /  Published 23.10.19

Modi poll gift to Delhi illegal colonies

The Narendra Modi government on Wednesday approved a proposal to grant ownership rights to some 40 lakh people living in 1,797 unauthorised colonies in Delhi, seen as a move tailored for the Assembly ...
By TT Bureau in New Delhi


India  /  Published 29.11.18

Illegal migrants will be expelled 'one by one': Amit Shah

BJP chief Amit Shah on Thursday hit out at the Congress over illegal migrants from Bangladesh and said his government will try to expel them from the country one by one.Addressing a public meeting ahe...
By PTI in Jaipur

India  /  Published 26.11.18

Norway ex-PM trip fuels Valley theory

Former Norwegian Prime Minister Kjell Magne Bondevik visited Pakistan-occupied Kashmir on Sunday after a weekend meeting with separatist leaders in the Valley, raising questions over whether the surpr...
By Muzaffar Raina in Srinagar

Opinion  /  Published 27.11.18

Oddly timed dissolution of J&K assembly

Democracy is a colourful business. The hues that make democracy colourful represent the distinct ideologies of the parties that constitute a democratic set-up. There is, however, a common shade shared...
By The Editorial Board

Opinion  /  Published 27.11.18

Delhi's winter of simmering discontent

Flying into some cities you are afraid of the taxi-sharks that await you at the airport, in other cities it’s the cut-throats who will steal your luggage or rob you at gunpoint on the highway into t...
By Ruchir Joshi

Jharkhand  /  Published 25.11.18

Teachers ditch siege plan in fort capital

The capital made elaborate security arrangements on Sunday in the wake of a siege to the CM’s residence announced by the disgruntled army of para-teachers in the state, but no agitation was witnesse...
By Our Correspondent in Ranchi


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