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Congress seeks report from Sachin Pilot on LS defeat

Of the 25 Lok Sabha seats in the state, the BJP won 24 and its alliance partner Rashtriya Loktantrik Party won one.

07 Jun 2019 12:45 AM

Navjot Singh Sidhu skips cabinet meet, says 'can't be taken for granted'

Punjab CM said he intended to change Sidhu's portfolio of local govt department over party's performance in Lok Sabha polls.

06 Jun 2019 4:00 PM

Amit Shah common factor in Modi’s all 8 Cabinet committees

PM Modi is in six of them, Rajnath Singh is in two, Sitharaman is in seven panels and Piyush Goyal in five.

06 Jun 2019 10:47 AM

PM Modi, Rahul Gandhi to visit Kerala this weekend at same time

This will be the first time when both will be in the southern state during the same period.

06 Jun 2019 10:27 AM

CM tells ministers to submit report cards of their depts every month

Patnaik had also informed ministers that state government would have to apprise people on implementation of promises made during elections.

05 Jun 2019 2:37 PM


SP-BSP alliance failed, but my respect for Mayawati remains intact: Akhilesh

SP had got 5 seats, while BSP got 10 taking 'mahagathbandhan' tally to a dismal 15, far behind BJP's 62 Lok Sabha seats in UP.

05 Jun 2019 1:45 PM

'Whoever messes with us will be destroyed': Mamata's jibe at BJP

Attacking BJP, she said, 'Don't be scared, the faster they captured EVMs, the quicker they will go away.'

05 Jun 2019 1:30 PM

'Muslims in Rampur deprived of voting rights,' says SP's Azam Khan

This comes a day after, Khan tendered resignation as MLA to Assembly Speaker Hriday Narayan Dikshit.

05 Jun 2019 12:03 PM

Finance Ministry may retain allocations made in interim budget

In run-up Lok Sabha polls, Finance Ministry came up with an interim budget in February, authorising govt expenditure for a limited period.

05 Jun 2019 10:26 AM

'Take responsibility for party's defeat,' says K'taka JD(S) chief, resigns from post

The JD(S) chief was reportedly unhappy over being sidelined and not being taken into confidence by the party on key issues.

04 Jun 2019 12:40 PM


Sachin Pilot should take responsibility for my son's defeat: Ashok Gehlot

Sachin Pilot has refused to comment but has expressed surprise at Gehlot's statement.

04 Jun 2019 11:32 AM

‘2019 was race between Ferrari and cycle,’ says Akhilesh Yadav

‘Who used to be on television every day? Who owned the television? They played with and infiltrated our minds,’ Akhilesh said.

03 Jun 2019 5:23 PM

VK Singh takes charge as MoS for Road Transport and Highways

During the first stint of the Narendra Modi government, VK Singh was a Minister of State for External Affairs from 2014 to 2019.

03 Jun 2019 1:49 PM

Amethi not just constituency but family for Rahul, loss has affected him: Raj Babbar

The Gandhi scion lost to BJP's Smriti Irani from the constituency in the recently-held general elections.

03 Jun 2019 1:36 PM

West Bengal: Post polls, politics of 'capturing offices' begins between TMC, BJP

Reports claim many properties belonging to TMC workers were being converted into BJP units after owners of these places switched sides.

03 Jun 2019 9:56 AM


Bihar: Regional leaders lose face; split in parties a possibility

The RJD MLA from Gaighat constituency demanded Tejashwi Yadav’s resignation as the leader of Opposition in Bihar Assembly on moral grounds.

03 Jun 2019 5:17 AM

Karnataka CM to resume 'Grama Vastavya' programme to stay tuned to ground realities

During this programme, CM Kumaraswamy will visit several villages and will stay there for some time in to understand problems of locals.

02 Jun 2019 5:50 PM

'Will never be a part of NDA-led Union Cabinet', says JD(U)’s K C Tyagi

This comes days after JD (U) decided to not be part of PM Modi's new Cabinet, rejecting BJP's offer of only one ministerial berth.

02 Jun 2019 1:50 PM

Tumkur Congress chief seeks expulsion of several party leaders for LS poll defeat

He has also recommended expulsion of leaders like former MLA KN Rajanna, and state Youth Congress vice president Rajendra from the party.

02 Jun 2019 10:01 AM

Recalling British period, Rahul asks party MPs to be 'little aggressive' in Lok Sabha

'The people who are opposing us in the Parliament, they use hatred. They use anger to fight us Congress will love to fight it,' Rahul said.

01 Jun 2019 7:33 PM