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Govt in trouble over floundering economy?

The speculation is rife that government might resort to either cutting the excise duty or compromise on its fuel deregulation policy .

09 Sep 2018 6:11 AM

Sea of Red in city as farmers rally for rights

This government has cheated them (farmers and workers), this government has to be removed, says Sitaram Yechury.

06 Sep 2018 7:40 AM

Farmers’ rally to hit capital today

Farmers, workers from across the nation had amassed at Ramlila Maidan.

05 Sep 2018 1:01 AM

CPM Bengal unit in favour of allies, others say go solo

Organisations (BPMO) which is going door-to-door with issues concerning people.

02 Sep 2018 4:31 AM

Rahul Gandi to call booth workers for feedback

Chakravarty said that this has hugely motivated the workers.

30 Aug 2018 1:28 AM


Amit Shah to attend Karunanidhi memorial, Rahul Gandhi to skip

The Leader of Opposition in Rajya Sabha, Ghulam Nabi Azad, will instead represent the Congress, which considers DMK a part of the larger Opposition.

24 Aug 2018 1:03 AM

‘It’s Cong’s responsibility to stitch a proper alliance to fight the BJP’

The Congress has got presence in all states and villages. Maybe not in terms of votes, but definitely in terms of organisation, says Hariprasad.

12 Aug 2018 12:43 AM

Rajya Sabha deputy chair poll win cements Nitish-NDA bond

The Opposition alliance had called his exit a mockery of the mandate given by the people.

11 Aug 2018 1:46 AM

NDA’s Harivansh set to win Rajya Sabha poll with Naveen help

“My party will support NDA nominee. I have conveyed our stand to PM Narendra Modi a few days before” he said.

09 Aug 2018 2:42 AM

Congress MP to be Opposition pick for deputy RS chair

Current strength of the Rajya Sabha is 244 and support of 123 members will be needed for a win in case of an election, if all members are present.

08 Aug 2018 2:10 AM


NDA picks JD-U’s Harivansh Narain Singh, Oppn still undecided

Sources in both parties confirmed while there have been some discussions about their candidature, nothing has been finalised.

07 Aug 2018 2:03 AM

Congress to go soft on NRC, target BJP on Rafale

Congress leaders feel that the Modi government is using the NRC issue to polarise voters.

05 Aug 2018 4:33 AM

Mamata meets Rahul, Sonia and others, calls on Advani too

TMC, Cong decided to chalk out floor strategies against government.

02 Aug 2018 1:53 AM

Ram Vilas Paswan puts BJP on notice over dalit law

The Congress was quick to capitalise on the trouble between the allies with the party’s Bihar in-charge Shaktisinh Gohil welcoming the LJP statement.

28 Jul 2018 2:03 AM

Congress turns to colleges sans student unions

Party will hold special programmes discussing local issues across states.

28 Jul 2018 12:52 AM


Mayawati plays hard-to-get with Congress

‘2019 pact only if BSP gets respectable number of seats’.

25 Jul 2018 1:38 AM

Govt upbeat, sure of clear win; Oppn may have fallen into trap

The Shiv Sena decided to vote for the government after BJP president Amit Shah spoke to Sena supremo Uddhav Thackeray.

20 Jul 2018 1:12 AM

Monsoon Session: Parliament likely to witness ‘fireworks’

Sources said that the decision to move a no-confidence motion was taken at the Opposition parties meeting on Monday.

18 Jul 2018 1:29 AM

Rahul Gandhi asks Modi to pass women’s quota bill

In 2010, the UPA government got the bill passed in Rajya Sabha with the BJP’s support but in Lok Sabha the RJD, SP and BSP stalled the bill.

17 Jul 2018 3:29 AM

Sachin Pilot rules out electoral pacts in Rajasthan

He, however, feels that the Congress was not averse to forming a “Rainbow Coalition” at the national level.

11 Jul 2018 3:37 AM