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Sanjay Basak

Nitish Kumar to emerge as Opposition’s PM face

Besides his 'clean image', the Opposition parties can also bank on Mr Kumar’s track record of 'good governance'

10 Aug 2022 7:19 AM

BJP is all set to step up its tribal outreach strategy

The four poll-bound states have 128 reserved seats for the STs, 47 in MP, 29 in Chhattisgarh, 27 in Gujarat and 25 in Rajasthan

26 Jul 2022 1:09 AM

Boom Review | Editor’s memoir uncovers large-scale media rot

Banerjee’s Editor Missing manages to hold the mirror to Indian media

12 Jun 2022 2:45 PM

Centre plans to reopen ASI-protected temples

BJP plans Bill to amend law in Winter Session

24 May 2022 1:19 AM

Gujarat gets back Modi’s mindspace

After poll wins, 9-km roadshow in Ahmedabad

12 Mar 2022 8:57 AM


Poll politics in UP heats up as Ashish Mishra Teni out of jail

The timing of the bail raised eyebrows as all the eight Assembly seats in Lakhimpur Kheri will go to polls on February 23

16 Feb 2022 7:25 AM

Tough fight looms in west UP: 58 seats vote in Phase 1 today

Following the 13-month-long farmers’ unrest, the BJP just might find it difficult to repeat its performance in the 2017 Assembly polls

10 Feb 2022 7:34 AM

In Western UP's Jat country, SP and BJP in battle royale

Ranging from Amit Shah, Akhilesh Yadav, Jayant Chaudhury, Mayawati and Priyanka Gandhi paradropped to woo the Western UP electorate

04 Feb 2022 6:55 AM

With troubles in West, BJP shifts focus to eastern Uttar Pradesh

The saffron caste cauldron, however, got somewhat shaken with a host of OBC leaders, switching over to the Samajwadi Party

26 Jan 2022 7:35 AM

BJP facing 'uphill task' in west Uttar Pradesh

Farmers’ agitation, price rise and communally-charged rhetoric could hit the BJP hard in this agrarian sector dominated by Jats and Muslims

22 Jan 2022 8:48 AM


Battle for Punjab: AAP's Mann VS Congress' Channi

All eyes will now be on the mercurial Mr Sidhu, who has been coveting the top post

19 Jan 2022 9:29 AM

Fear of test puts villagers in peril

The fear that is stalking these sections is that “those testing positive would be shifted to Covid hospitals

17 May 2021 8:58 AM

Blame game begins in West Bengal BJP unit

Asked about women voters, the West Bengal BJP leaders said regardless of what “we claimed, Mamata had done a lot for women in rural areas”

04 May 2021 9:19 AM

Didi tramples BJP in West Bengal

Banerjee, while accepting the verdict of the people, intends to move the courts against the Election Commission over Nandigram results

03 May 2021 1:15 AM

Election Commission bans victory rallies on May 2

A recent media survey on Tuesday showed the steep spike in Covid-19 cases in the poll-bound states

28 Apr 2021 6:50 AM


Back saffron to defeat Didi: CPM's 'soft Hindutva' rises in Bengal

Sounding exactly like the BJP, CPM politburo member Md Salim accused Banerjee of 'instigating unsuspecting supporters' towards violence

15 Apr 2021 8:56 AM

West Bengal BJP upset over governor-Shah meet

The meeting also reportedly discussed the possible violence in the upcoming civic polls, due to be held in April.

07 Mar 2020 6:22 AM

Delhi riots: Wounds may heal, but scars remain

After the Delhi riots, Samreen is contemplating dropping the middle name for the “safety” of her son.

29 Feb 2020 6:39 AM

Ajit Pawar was double agent of ‘Pune man’

The “Pune man” thus began the master-plan for the midnight coup that India woke up to on Saturday morning.

24 Nov 2019 5:40 AM

Will Uniform Civil code, Kashi, Mathura be next?

The court’s offer directing the Centre to allot an alternative 5-acre plot to the Sunni Waqf Board for building a new mosque was flayed by Owaisi.

10 Nov 2019 2:32 AM