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Shatrughan Sinha shoots again, but party action not likely

Bollywood actor & BJP MP Shatrughan Sinha speaks during a session at Jaipur Literature Festival. (Photo: PTI)

He wondered who advised imposition of Central Rule in Arunachal

Congress tries to tap National Conference, Independents in J&K

As suspense continues over government formation in Jammu and Kashmir, the Congress is reportedly trying to tap Independents and holding parleys with the National Conference for outside support to the

Congress leans towards poll tieup with TMC

At a time when the CPI(M) is keen to strike a pre-poll alliance with the Congress, the latter is considering the option of joining hands with the Trinamul Congress (TMC) for the forthcoming Assembly p

Ajit Doval in saffron line of fire over operation botch-up

Narendra Modi watches a presentation on counter-terrorist and combing operations by the defence forces at the Pathankot airbase.

For the the first time, murmurs against “powerful” national security adviser Ajit Doval are being heard in saffron corridors.

CPM sceptical of Prakash Karat stand on Congress tieup

 Former CPI(M) General Secretary Prakash Karat. (Photo: PTI)

Former CPI(M) general secretary Prakash Karat’s reported posturing that the party could join hands with the Congress during the West Bengal polls was being viewed with suspicion by his own party membe

Congress turns setback into gain

Sonia Gandhi and Rahul Gandhi leave the Patiala House Courts after a hearing in National Herald Case in New Delhi. ----PTI

It took only a few minutes for the Gandhis to walk in and out of the Patiala House courts on Saturday afternoon.

After Bihar, BJP worries multiply

After Bihar, the BJP leadership is a worried lot. Besides Assam, the possibility of the BJP breasting the tape is bleak.

Shatrughan Sinha: BJP has not learnt from its Delhi defeat

Actor and BJP MP Shatrughan Sinha at Baba Sahab International Airport during his visit to Nagpur. (Photo: PTI)

Breathing fire and cautioning the party, BJP’s star MP, Mr Shatrughan Sinha, speaking exclusively to this newspaper, said the party leadership had not learnt from its Delhi defeat at the hands of AAP

Massive Nitish-Lalu win in Bihar

RJD  president Lalu Prasad Yadav hugs Bihar CM Nitish Kumar after the victory of their alliance in  Bihar elections.	(Photo: AP)

RJD is biggest single party, Lalu may again call the shots

Bihar’s fate in balance as votes are counted

Leaders of major political parties in the battlefield for the recently concluded voting of Assembly elections in Bihar

The exit polls are out, yet the outcome of the Bihar polls remains an enigma. For Bihar chief minister Nitish Kumar, it’s a make or break situation.

Though the victory march of the Bharatiya Janata Party that began in 2014 was brought to a halt in 2015 with major setbacks in the Delhi and Bihar Assembly elections, there seems to be a reversal of t

The film Airlift is a commercial success. I was bewildered by its repeated attempts to suppress what is true and suggest what is false.