India  /  Published 10.06.19

Bengal governor briefs Modi and Shah on post-poll violence

Bengal governor Keshari Nath Tripathi Monday said he has apprised Prime Minister Narendra Modi and home minister Amit Shah about the prevailing situation in the state, where post-poll violence has cla...
By PTI in New Delhi

India  /  Published 09.06.19

Nitish nod for Prashant Kishor and blessings for BJP

Bihar chief minister Nitish Kumar’s Janata Dal United will go solo in the Assembly elections in Haryana, Jharkhand, Delhi and Jammu and Kashmir and will not be a part of the BJP-led alliance while c...
By Dev Raj in Patna

India  /  Published 09.06.19

Congress wrestles with 3 options

Senior Congress leaders have almost concluded after intense discussions that Rahul Gandhi’s continuation as party president is the best option at this critical juncture and hope to end the uncertain...
By Sanjay K. Jha in New Delhi

India  /  Published 09.06.19

Kerala as dear as Varanasi, says Modi

Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Saturday said political parties and pundits had failed to gauge the public mood ahead of the Lok Sabha elections and thanked voters for their support, his assertion com...
By PTI in Guruvayur

Opinion  /  Published 09.06.19

Who needs Prashant Kishor?

What would you think of a doctor who can't read the pulse? Or has outsourced the routine BP check? And yet here we are once again in a situation when an elected leader, a grassroots one at that, feels...
By Upala Sen


West Bengal  /  Published 07.06.19

Mamata sacks north Bengal lieutenant

Mamata Banerjee on Friday removed Rabindranath Ghosh, one of her trusted lieutenants in north Bengal since the Trinamul Congress was formed in 1998, from the post of the Cooch Behar unit chief, days a...
By Our Correspondent in Cooch Behar

India  /  Published 07.06.19

Jagan's 5 deputies: Just caste and religion card, say rivals

Andhra Pradesh chief minister Y.S. Jaganmohan Reddy, who recently stormed to power by winning a staggering 151 of 175 Assembly and 22 of 25 Lok Sabha seats, is the first chief minister who will have f...
in New Delhi

India  /  Published 07.06.19

Veerappa Moily appeals to Rahul to act on dissidence in party

Senior Congress leader M. Veerappa Moily on Friday appealed to Rahul Gandhi to step in and quell dissidence raging in some state units, saying he can't quit as the party president without putting in p...
By The Telegraph in New Delhi

West Bengal  /  Published 15.03.20

Left, Congress finalise seat sharing for Alipurduar municipality

The Left Front and the Congress have finalised seat sharing for the 20-member Alipurduar municipality to which elections are due this summer.This is the first time that the Left and the Congress have ...
By Our Correspondent in Alipurduar

India  /  Published 06.06.19

Congress asks government about AN-32 upgrade

The Congress on Wednesday asked the Narendra Modi government why the AN-32 aircraft had not been upgraded despite an agreement with Ukraine and whether better planes should have been used for difficul...
By Our Special Correspondent in New Delhi


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