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Parties tussle to win dalit support on Ambedkar Day

Maharashtra State Congress President Ashok Chavan and Mumbai Congress President Sanjay Nirupam with party workers. (Photo: PTI)

BSP supremo Mayawati claims BJP, Cong bid to ‘hijack’ dalit icon

‘No one can usurp BR ideology’

Congress president Sonia Gandhi greets Union minister Harsh Vardhan at a function at Parliament House in New Delhi . PTI

While all top leaders hailed Dr Ambedkar, the Congress launched a scathing attack on the BJP for trying to “usurp” the legacy of Dr B.R. Ambedkar for “vote-bank politics”.

If Sitaram Yechury wins, CPM to drop anti-Congress stance

CPI(M) Leader Sitaram Yetchury. (Photo: PTI/File)

Three days from now, CPI(M) politburo member and Rajya Sabha MP Sitaram Yechury could take over as the new Red Czar.

An orator, giant in politics

Atal Behari Vajpayee, who was conferred the Bharat Ratna on Friday, has often been called — the right man stuck in the wrong party.

Bills passed, TMC to face heat

With the passage of the coal mines bill and mines and minerals bill through the Rajya Sabha, the BJP is now set to unleash a fresh series of attacks on the Mamata Banerjee government in West Bengal.

Sonia Gandhi breathes life back in Congress

With her son missing from action, it’s the mother who has taken charge to breathe life into the Congress, which was rapidly moving towards a terminal decline.

Some in BJP feel arrogance, pro-rich image led to defeat

Even before an official internal survey can be carried out, senior BJP leaders have begun analysing the reasons for the party’s defeat in the Delhi elections.

Arvind Kejriwal sweep stuns India

An AAP supporter wearing party chief Arvind Kejriwal's mask is greeted by another wearing PM Narendra Modi's mask. AP

67 AAP seats out of 70 sets a record

Delhi election: Delhi battle set for close finish

 BJP CM candidate Kiran Bedi campaign in New Delhi, ahead of the Delhi elections on Saturday—(Photo: Pritam Bandyopadhyay)

With campaigning for the February 7 Delhi polls coming to a close Thursday evening, the battle to win control of the National Capital Territory is all set to go down to the wire.

The Narendra Modi government has suspended the registration of Greenpeace India under the Foreign Contribution Regulation Act, 2010, (FCRA) for 180 days, preventing it from receiving any foreign funds

The Hindu Council UK has prepared its own “manifesto”, a list of demands submitted to political parties ahead of next month’s elections in the United Kingdom.