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BJP begins canvassing to frame manifesto ahead of Assam assembly elections

GUWAHATI: The BJP is reaching out to people across Assam to elicit their views before framing its manifesto ahead of the upcoming assembly election. The...

Farm laws: PM Modi cites ‘Churchill Cigar Assistant’ anecdote to underline need for change | India News

NEW DELHI: Defending the farm laws as much needed reforms, Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Wednesday underlined that change is essential and cited the case...

budget 2021: Opposition slams government in Lok Sabha for ignoring ‘aam admi’ in budget

NEW DELHI: The Opposition slammed the government in the Lok Sabha on Wednesday for ignoring the “aam admi” and showing insensitivity towards agitating farmers in...

Modi speech in Lok Sabha: PM Narendra Modi’s address in Lok Sabha | India News

NEW DELHI: Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Wednesday replied to the motion of thanks on President Ram Nath Kovind‘s address in Lok Sabha. Here are...

TMC: Uproar in Lok Sabha over TMC MP’s remarks

New Delhi: Trinamool Congress MP Mahua Moitra‘s critical reference to a former chief justice of India created uproar in Lok Sabha on Monday, with treasury...

labour: Niti Aayog constitutes sub-group to prepare a plan for migrant workers: Santosh Gangwar

The NITI Aayog has constituted a sub-group to prepare a National Action Plan for Migrant Workers, labour minister Santosh Kumar Gangwar said. “The sub-group, which...

BJP says door shut, no more mass joinings from TMC

Kolkata: The BJP has decided to stop mass joinings from the Trinamool Congress in West Bengal amid growing resentment within the saffron party over rampant...

Farmers prepared to protest till May 2024: BKU leader Tikait | India News

NAGPUR: Bharatiya Kisan Union (BKU) leader Rakesh Tikait on Sunday said farmers are prepared to protest against the Centre‘s new farm laws “till May 2024”,...

Centra Vista: Construction work of new Parliament building to start on Jan 15, say sources | India News

NEW DELHI: The construction of new Parliament building will start on January 15 as it is considered auspicious for work to commence on the day...

Poll cash row: On what grounds are we the accused, cops write to govt | India News

BHOPAL: As Madhya Pradesh EOW’s special investigation team (SIT) starts analysing contents of the CBDT report on alleged use of unaccounted cash in the 2019...

Attempts being made to create false narrative about Bengal: TMC | India News

KOLKATA: Rejecting Union home minister Amit Shah‘s accusation that West Bengal had fared abysmally on development indices under the present dispensation, the ruling Trinamool Congress...

Motilal Vora — the last of Gandhians in Congress who earned its first family’s trust

Endearing, loyal and devoted to his work, Motilal Vora was the last of the Gandhian leaders in the Congress and a long-time confidant of the...

Sena links Ram temple fund drive to 2024 LS polls; BJP refutes | India News

MUMBAI: The Shiv Sena on Monday alleged that the mass contact initiative to collect funds from the public for the Ram temple construction in Ayodhya...

EC seeks criminal cases against three IPS officers for ‘illegal cash use’ in ’19 LS polls | India News

NEW DELHI: The Election Commission, acting on a report from the Central Board of Direct Taxes (CBDT) pointing to prima facie role of public-government servants...

Manmohan was preoccupied with saving coalition, Modi autocratic in 1st term: Pranab Mukherjee in memoirs | India News

NEW DELHI: Manmohan Singh was preoccupied with saving his coalition during his second stint while Narendra Modi was “autocratic” in his first term as Prime...

Dialogue must go on: PM Modi quotes Guru Nanak at new Parliament function | India News

NEW DELHI: In what seemed a defence of the new farm laws and other reforms, Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Thursday said all decisions should...

parliament: PM Modi to lay foundation stone for new Parliament Building on December 10

New Delhi: Prime Minister Narendra Modi will lay the foundation stone on December 10 for a new Parliament building and the construction is expected to...

Karnataka bandh: No major impact on normal life so far

BENGALURU: The state wide bandh called by pro-Kannada groups in Karnataka on Saturday, opposing the government’s decision to create a corporation for Maratha community here...

I am a son of Bengal, will continue to serve the people: Disgruntled TMC leader Suvendu Adhikari

Tamluk (WB): Disgruntled TMC leader Suvendu Adhikari Thursday said he will continue to serve the people of the state as a “son of Bengal and...

Adhikari to remain in TMC, all misunderstandings cleared, says party leader | India News

KOLKATA: Senior TMC leader Saugata Roy Wednesday asserted that all misunderstandings between TMC heavyweight Suvendu Adhikari and the party’s leadership have been cleared through dialogue,...

Trinamool record is better in West Bengal elections; task cut out for BJP

NEW DELHI: BJP‘s political graph in West Bengal has seen a significant rise since the 2014 Lok Sabha elections but the 2021 polls in the...

Most backward castes emerge a game changer in Bihar, UP

New Delhi: The recently concluded assembly election has once again signified the importance of the most backward castes (MBCs) in Bihar politics. Their importance can...

Samajwadi Party adopts multi-pronged strategy ahead of the 2022 Uttar Pradesh assembly election

The Samajwadi Party (SP) is working on a multi-pronged strategy ahead of the 2022 Uttar Pradesh assembly election, seeking to be seen as the sole...

Congress panel unable to hold detailed discussion on Bihar

New Delhi: The six-member AICC committee to assist Congress interim president Sonia Gandhi could not have detailed discussion on the Bihar poll outcome on Tuesday...

As its fate hangs in balance, LJP claims it proved its worth in Bihar | India News

NEW DELHI: With questions being raised about the Lok Janshakti Party‘s prospects after it won only one seat in the Bihar assembly polls, party sources...