Key contests in fourth phase of Jharkhand assembly elections
Here are five key constituencies going for polls in the fourth phase of Jharkhand elections.
CAA protests: Students of Jamia Milia Islamia assembled outside Delhi Police HQ
Students of Jamia Milia Islamia have assembled outside the De...
Leader of opposition of Assam Assembly challenges Citizenship Amendment Act in the Supreme Court
The petition said that the act is an attempt...
Arvind Kejriwal ropes in Prashant Kishor for Delhi Assembly elections
Aam Aadmi Party (AAP) has inked a deal with Indian Political Action Committee (IPAC) for image makeover, the party chief Arvind Kejriwal ann...
Campaigning for penultimate phase of polling ends in Jharkhand
A total of 221 candidates, including 23 women nominees, are in the fray in the elections, Jharkhand Chief Electoral Officer Vinay Kumar Choubey said here.
Jharkhand polls 3rd phase: Voting underway for 17 assembly seats
An estimated 12.89 per cent of the over 56 lakh eligible voters exercised their franchise till 9 am on Thursday in the third of the five-pha...
Prashant Kishor's I-PAC teams up with AAP ahead of Delhi polls
Delhi Chief Minister and Aam Aadmi Party convenor Arvind Kejriwal confirmed the news on Saturday morning on micro-blogging website, twitter. Prashant Kishor-led political consultancy firm I-PAC is currently working on the Trinamool Congress' re-election campaign for the 2021 West Bengal Assembly polls.
Jharkhand Assembly Election: Here are the key seats in third phase of polling
17 constituencies will go to polls in the third pase of polling in Jharkhand on December 12 in which 309 candidates are in the fray. The most important battles will be seen in Ranchi from where State minister C P Singh is seeking a fifth term. Silli, Koderma, Ramgarh, and Badhwar are other important constituencies to watch out for.
Devendra Fadnavis flays Maharashtra govt for stalling projects, brief Assembly session
Former Maharashtra chief minister Devendra Fadnavis criticised the ruling coalition Shiv Sena-Congress-NCP for not allocating portfolios des...
Irani says Rahul using rape as 'political tool'; BJP women MPs approach EC
A delegation of BJP's women parliamentarians including Union minister Smriti Irani on Friday approached the Election Commission and demanded...
Lok Sabha okays bill to extend SC-ST quota in Parliament, Assemblies
The bill was passed with 352 members voting in favour and none against it. The reservation for SCs, STs and Anglo-Indians given for the past 70 years in Lok Sabha and state assemblies was due to end on January 25, 2020. The reservation for Anglo-Indians is set to expire on January 25 next year as the Bill does not extend the facility to the community.
India slams Pakistan, says footprint of every major act of terrorism passes through this country
First Secretary in India's Permanent Mission to the UN Paulomi Tripathi was responding to remarks made by Pakistan's Munir Akram, who focussed a majority of his speech on India and its internal matters, including J-K, the abrogation of Art 370, the Citizenship (Amendment) Bill, the National Register of Citizens and the Supreme Court's Ayodha verdict.
Jharkhand polls: No parties, it’s Singh Mansion Vs Raghukul in Jharia
In the current election, BJP has fielded Ragini Singh, wife of Sanjeev Singh, while Congress has fielded Poornima Singh, widow of Neeraj Singh.
Siddaramaiah resigns as CLP leader after Congress poor show in Assembly byelections
In a letter to Interim Congress President Sonia Gandhi, Siddaramaiah expressed his sincere regrets for not being able to give "satisfactory results" in the byelections. "I deem it necessary to step down as Leader of the CLP by taking moral responsibility", he wrote.
Article 370: Question of referring issue to 7-judge bench to be considered at later stage, says Supreme Court
The top court's remarks came after some of the parties, challenging the Centre's decision of abrogating Article 370 of the Constitution, said there were two conflicting decisions by a 5-judge bench of apex court given in 1959 and 1970. The provisions were abrogated by the Centre on August 5.
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