Tag: NDA

Out of jail, Lalu Prasad holds first ‘virtual’ interaction with party workers

Rashtriya Janata Dal founding president Lalu Prasad, who is out on bail after spending more than three years behind bars, on Sunday held a much-awaited...

Congress’ Assam loss shatters hopes of GoP’s revival in the NorthEast

Congress workers were hoping that their party would improve its tally and form the government in Assam, resuscitating the grand old party to regain its...

Congress says Assam Jatiya Parishad and Raijor Dal dented its vote in the state polls

Congress party’s dismal performance in Upper Assam continued and the grand old party remained restricted to five seats in assembly polls of 2021. All India...

Most BJP-ruled states announce free jabs for all; Chhattisgarh only Cong govt to offer so far

Two days after the Centre announced vaccination for all above the age of 18 years from May 1, state governments are busy finalising the modalities...

Home Ministry slams linking its letter on human trafficking to ‘unrelated’ issue of farmers’ stir

The Union Home Ministry on Saturday termed as “distorted” and “misleading” media reports linking its letter to the Punjab government on the plight of 58...

Voting begins in West Bengal, Assam for 2nd phase of elections: Top developments | India News

NEW DELHI: Voting for the second phase of the Assembly elections in Assam and West Bengal began on Thursday. The candidates from 30 constituencies in...

View: A frank opinion on opinion polls

Major opinion polls of the upcoming 294-seat West Bengal assembly elections so far have been more or less consistent. Earlier this week, the Times Now-CVoter...

Supreme Court notice to Centre on plea raising issue of exclusion of female candidates from joining NDA

The Supreme Court Wednesday sought responses from the Centre and others on a plea which has raised the issue of exclusion of eligible and willing...

E Sreedharan opens up on his political ambitions and why Modi is the best PM India has ever had

It is a host of factors like lack of industrial and infrastructure development, misrule and corruption in Kerala that drove him to politics, metro-man Elattuvalapil...

Congress-led Grand Alliance expanded in Assam with inclusion of BPF, RJD

The six-party opposition Grand Alliance headed by Congress in Assam was expanded on Saturday with the inclusion of Bodoland People’s Front (BPF), currently a part...

PM Modi sets target of Rs 2.5 lakh crore from asset monetisation | India News

NEW DELHI: Prime Minister Narendra Modi said on Wednesday that the planned privatisation of state-run enterprises will help free up resources for spending on welfare,...

Good days of the community will come soon: Ananta Rai after meeting HM Amit Shah

GUWAHATI: The self-styled king of the Koch-Rajbongshi, Ananta Rai, said after meeting Union home minister Amit Shah on Thursday that good days of the community...

Derek O’Brien presses government to repeal three farm laws, offers draft bill to do so

NEW DELHI: Trinamool Congress leader Derek O’Brien on Thursday pressed the government to repeal the three controversial farm laws and offered a ”Repealing Bill 2021′...

Amarinder Singh appeals to PM Modi to accept farmers’ demands

PATIALA: Punjab Chief Minister Amarinder Singh appealed to Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Tuesday to accept the farmers’ demands, saying the new farm laws were...

Chirag Paswan dodges queries about prospects at Centre; continues tirade against Nitish Kumar

Patna: Lok Janshakti Party chief Chirag Paswan on Tuesday dodged queries about the likelihood of his joining the Union council of ministers, in which his...

All eyes on the Modi government to determine India’s trajectory in the post-coronavirus era

Year 2021 in all likelihood will be the most defining period for Prime Minister Narendra Modi, one where his government‘s approach and execution will determine...

Prakash Javadekar skips posers on NDA’s CM pick for Tamil Nadu 2021 polls, ties with partner AIADMK

Chennai: BJP leader and Union Minister Prakash Javadekar on Friday declined to categorically name the Chief Ministerial candidate of the AIADMK-BJP alliance in Tamil Nadu...

Regional biggies in talks for floating national Opposition platform

New Delhi: Top leaders of several regional parties have begun talks on forming a national opposition platform for political and electoral mobilisation against the Centre...

TMC to morally support farmers’ strike call, not to enforce it

KOLKATA: The ruling TMC in West Bengal Monday decided to extend “moral support” to the December 8 nationwide strike called by farmers to protest against...

RJD leader Tejashwi Yadav leads opposition parties’ dharma in support of agitating farmers

Patna, Dec 5 () The opposition parties on Saturday held demonstration here under the leadership of RJD leader Tejashwi Yadav in protest against new farm...

Win by even one vote is ultimately a victory: Bihar chief minister Nitish Kumar

Patna: In a bid to blunt the RJD‘s assertion that the NDA managed to win the Bihar assembly election by getting only 12,270 votes more...

Nitish Kumar to take oath as Bihar Chief Minister today

Patna: Janata Dal (United) president Nitish Kumar will take oath as the Chief Minister of Bihar for the fourth straight term on Monday afternoon after...

Will work in whatever role party bestows upon me, says Renu Devi

BJP leader and Bettiah MLA Renu Devi who have been elected as party’s deputy legislature party leader on Sunday said she’s unaware of her name...

Fresh young faces likely to get cabinet berth in NDA-led government in Bihar

Patna: Speculation has intensified across the media and political circles over the formation of the National Democratic Alliance (NDA)-led government in Bihar as well as...

You got it wrong, Nitish tells scribes when asked about ‘last poll’ remark

Bihar Chief Minister Nitish Kumar on Thursday sought to clarify his recent “aakhiri chunaav” (last poll) remark which had triggered intense speculations, and claimed that...