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Sreeparna Chakrabarty

BSP and JS-D likely to repeat Karnataka experiment in UP

The BSP will keep one seat aside for the JD(S) out of these 40 seats.

06 Jul 2018 1:16 AM

Congress wants united Oppn to take on joint polls plan

Party looks to build Opposition pressure to force wider discussions.

03 Jul 2018 1:37 AM

Congress could lead Opp’s 2019 front if it wins year-end polls

Sonia Gandhi to coordinate with other parties, says Ashok Gehlot.

01 Jul 2018 1:44 AM

CM Nitish Kumar plotting return to secular opposition fold again?

Cong is trying to convince Tejashwi Yadav not to oppose Nitish’s possible return to secular fold.

27 Jun 2018 1:27 AM

Congress grand plan: Only state level alliances in 2019

The leaders also decided to hold at least one big joint Opposition event every month to keep showcasing Opposition unity.

26 Jun 2018 1:34 AM


Rahul-as-PM discussion can wait: Jayant Chaudhary

Chaudhary felt that Prime Minister Narendra Modi may prove to be a formidable rival as he remains a master strategist.

25 Jun 2018 6:06 AM

NSUI back on its feet, woos youth

Congress’ students wing is charged up and doing quiet spade work.

21 Jun 2018 6:56 AM

Unity buzz: Ahmed Patel, Mamata Banerjee meet

Congress sources said, however, that the party might strategically remain silent on certain matters like the Kejriwal fiasco.

18 Jun 2018 1:30 AM

Modi’s gamble leaves bureaucrats, Opposition seething

Dalits are particularly wary of quota rules being ignored in the lateral entry scheme.

17 Jun 2018 12:25 AM

Saffron party too feels political jitters in state

Andhra BJP chief gives list of 12 demands.

15 Jun 2018 1:21 AM


2019 polls: Cong, RLD discuss tieup with LJP, RSLP

If Nitish Kumar or Mr Paswan remain in the NDA then they will lose. Nitish wont be able to damage us.

09 Jun 2018 1:14 AM

Pranab Mukherjee’s daughter quashes rumours of joining BJP

Sources said that Mr Mukherjee had had no political discussions with the RSS or the BJP.

07 Jun 2018 5:18 AM

Speaker formally accepts YSRCP MPs’ resignation

Earlier, just after the 2014 polls, four YSRCP members had defected.

07 Jun 2018 2:12 AM

Ram Vilas Paswan meets Amit Shah to talk over Bihar ‘status’

The Congress, the third constituent of the erstwhile Grand Alliance, is, however, quiet on aligning with the JD(U) again.

04 Jun 2018 12:46 AM

Clear signal as Jats, Muslims join forces

Like in Gorakhpur and Phulpur, the victory for the Opposition candidate in Kairana was also a decisive one with a sizeable margin.

01 Jun 2018 2:02 AM


Cong-JD-S tieup augurs well for Opposition unity

Sources told this newspaper that the key to this alliance was BSP chief Mayawati.

16 May 2018 2:10 AM

‘Cong won’t give outside support to any formation post-2019 polls’

The Trinamul cannot win seats outside West Bengal and the TRS cannot win outside TS.

13 May 2018 5:44 AM

Mayawati for Mallikarjun Kharge as CM in case of hung Assembly

Sources said the former Prime Minister was in no mood to support any government headed by him.

10 May 2018 2:16 AM

Sharad Yadav to hold massive Bihar rally on May 18

The decision of launching a new party was kept in abeyance as a court case is pending.

05 May 2018 1:11 AM

Mayawati to campaign in Karnataka

JD(S) General Secretary Danish Ali told this newspaper: “This would be her (Mayawati) second and last leg of campaigning in the state”.

04 May 2018 12:34 AM