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Clamour again in Congress for Priyanka Gandhi

Congress workers protest outside the party’s office in New Delhi on Sunday demanding Priyanka must join active politics— PTI

With trends projecting a defeat for the Congress in both Maharashtra and Haryana, a group of party workers gathered outside the AICC headquarters here demanding that Priyanka Gandhi Vadra join active

Multi-cornered fights lead to narrow wins

The multi-cornered contest in the Assembly elections saw many tough fights and narrow wins in some constituencies.

Exit polls get it wrong on Maharashtra

Pollsters seem to have erred in predicting the Maharashtra verdict, while they were proved right for the Haryana polls.

NCP shrinks in Western Maharashtra

Western Maharashtra has turned out to be a major upset for the NCP, which has lost its dominance in the region by managing to win only 19 seats out of the total 70 seats.

BJP celebrates win as L.K. Advani skips festivities

BJP chief Amit Shah (left) is presented a mace by party workers on his arrival at the party headquarters in New Delhi— PTI

Today while Bharatiya Janata Party celebrated the early coming of Diwali after its victory in Haryana and Maharashtra, party veteran L.K.

NDMC rejects plea to drop royal titles in road names

The country may have stepped into democracy decades ago, but the New Delhi Municipal Council (NDMC) apparently wishes to continue with the legacy of princely states as it has refused to remove royal a

BJP denies tie-up talks between Amit Shah, Uddhav Thackeray

The BJP parliamentary board, which met Sunday evening in the presence of Prime Minister Narendra Modi, took stock of the situation in Maharashtra. Earlier on Sunday Mr L.K.

Metro to be 7th largest in world by 2016

With the completion of the Delhi Metro’s Phase III network in the city, which is under construction, not only will the metro network be enhanced, but the completion of the phase will make Delhi have o

BJD wins Kandhamal LS bypoll

The ruling BJD headed by Naveen Patnaik won the Kandhamal Lok Sabha bypoll by a huge margin. Party candidate Pratyusha Rajeswari defeated BJP nominee Rudra Madhab Ray by 298,000 votes.

‘Not-so-overwhelming’ demand in DDA scheme

As many as 8.5 lakh applications have been received by DDA for it flagship “Housing Scheme 2014”, with the housing authority on Sunday attributing the “not-so-overwhelming” response to the five-year l

Five Tehreek-e-Taliban Pakistan (TTP) commanders including the militant group’s spokesperson Shahidullah Shahid have announced their oath of allegiance to Abu Bakar al-Baghdadi, self-proclaimed caliph

When the Ethiopian footballer, Fikru Teferra Lemessa, chipped the ball over the rival goalkeeper, the roar that reverberated through the Salt Lake Stadium could have been mistaken for a goal scored in