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India, Politics, 14 Mar 2019

BJP, CPI(M) use violence which is weapon of the weak: Rahul in Kerala

The Congress president said that the party was the 'voice' of the country and not just the voice of one person or a community.

14 Mar 2019 9:05 PM

SC to hear 21 Oppn parties on voting machines, VVPATs tomorrow

With the nearing of the 2019 Lok Sabha polls, the petitioners want more safety norms and strict standards for EVMs.

14 Mar 2019 7:38 PM

'Modi makes it possible' blogs Jaitley outlining major 5 years achievements

Jaitley stated that for the first time in history, for five years in a row, India has been the fastest growing major economy in the world.

14 Mar 2019 7:18 PM

Senior EC officials to visit West Bengal, Assam, Tripura and Manipur soon

The decision to send Deputy Election Commissioner comes a day after BJP urged the poll watchdog to declare WB a 'super sensitive state'.

14 Mar 2019 6:34 PM

BJP trying to create 'hyper nationalistic environment' ahead of LS polls: Rahul

The comments by Rahul came against the backdrop of indications that BJP may use the IAF strikes in Balakot for its election campaign.

14 Mar 2019 5:50 PM


UPA govt did not take steps that had to be taken after 26/11: Sitharaman

There would have been more deterrence against terror strikes if proactive actions were taken after 26/11 attacks, Sitharaman said.

14 Mar 2019 4:52 PM

Why is Rahul in celebratory mood when India is in pain: BJP

Law Minister Ravi Shankar Prasad said that if Gandhi has such good relations with China, why doesn't India benefit because of it.

14 Mar 2019 4:28 PM

India-Pakistan held detailed, constructive talks on Kartarpur corridor

It was agreed to hold the next meeting at Wagah on April 2, 2019.

14 Mar 2019 3:37 PM

‘Thought no one noticed’: Priyanka Gandhi on starting debut speech with ‘my sisters’

Priyanka delivered her first public speech after having been appointed as Congress general secretary in Gujarat’s Gandhinagar on March 12.

14 Mar 2019 3:19 PM

TMC sitting MLA Arjun Singh joins BJP, says disappointed on not getting LS ticket

Arjun Singh is four-term lawmaker from Bhatpara, with a hold in several other Assembly segments in the Barrackpore parliamentary seat.

14 Mar 2019 3:09 PM


Sujay did not consult me before joining BJP: Cong leader Vikhe Patil

Radhakrishna Vikhe Patil said that since Pawar despised his family so much, he would not campaign for the NCP candidate from Ahmednagar.

14 Mar 2019 3:02 PM

Congress's Tom Vadakkan joins BJP, says 'sad' with party's stand on forces

Senior Congress leader Tom Vadakkan said, ‘I believe in PM’s development narrative’.

14 Mar 2019 1:52 PM

I don’t make false promises like Narendra Modi: Rahul Gandhi

Rahul Gandhi vowed to set up a separate ministry for fishermen if the Congress is voted to power in the Lok Sabha elections.

14 Mar 2019 1:27 PM

Don’t believe in getting angry anymore: Robert Vadra on ED interrogation

Earlier this month, a Patiala House court had extended till March 19 the interim bail of Vadra, in connection with money laundering case.

14 Mar 2019 1:14 PM

India, Pakistan begin talks on Kartarpur corridor amid chill over Pulwama attack

It is the first meeting between officials of India and Pakistan to discuss the Kartarpur corridor issue, amid tensions between two nations.

14 Mar 2019 12:59 PM


Cong releases 2nd candidates list; Priya Dutt to contest from Mumbai North-Central

Out of 21 candidates, 5 are from Maharashtra, where 48 Lok Sabha seats are at stake, while 16 from UP, where 80 seats are at stake.

14 Mar 2019 12:29 PM

2019 LS polls: Congress, JD(S) finalise 20-8 seat sharing deal for Karnataka

The development comes after JD(S) National Secretary General Danish Ali met with Congress president Rahul Gandhi at Cochin in Kerala.

14 Mar 2019 12:27 PM

Congress media head tweets meme calling Modi supporters ‘stupid’

This is not first time that the social media head of India's oldest political party has made insulting remarks on a social media platform.

14 Mar 2019 11:56 AM

Kejriwal invites Congress for alliance, JJP rules it out

Kejriwal earlier on Wednesday told reporters that an alliance between AAP, Congress and Jannayak Janata Party would defeat the BJP in the state.

14 Mar 2019 2:44 AM

Congress objects to ‘saris’ given by BJD

The party further alleged that the sarees were transported in a vehicle, the number plate of which was changed.

14 Mar 2019 2:44 AM