LOK SABHA POLLS 2019
Rajinikanth not to support anyone in local polls
Actor Rajinikanth said he would not support any political party in the local body polls scheduled for later this month in Tamil Nadu. He is expected to launch his party next year, ahead of the assembly polls in the state, in what will be the first full-fledged assembly poll in the state in the absence of Dravidian leaders J Jayalalithaa and M Karunanidhi.
CM vs PM: An election like none before
A by-product of the India Against Corruption campaign of 2011-12, AAP came into existence in November ...
Lok Sabha passes Bill to effect corporate tax reduction
The Lok Sabha passed a Bill to replace an Ordinance for effecting reduction of corpor...
History created: BJP on passage of unauthorised colonies bill in Lok Sabha
Delhi BJP president Manoj Tiwari claimed the move would facilitate overall development of unauthorised colonies and now even parliamentarians will be able to spend their local area development funds there.
Opposition parties slam PM's remark on no discussion on nationwide NRC
NCP chief Sharad Pawar also expressed surprise at Modi's comment, and said President Ram Nath Kovind had even talked about the government's plan to implement the NRC across the country in his joint address to Parliament. As the opposition countered the claims by Modi on a nationwide NCR.
Jharkhand election results: Early trends show close fight between BJP, opposition alliance
Close fight between BJP, opposition alliance for Jharkhand Assembly. Will BJP regain its momentum?Jharkhand election results: Early trends s...
Jharkhand assembly elections 2019: 12 things you need to watch out for
Almost every political party is in favour of increasing reservation benefits for OBC. BJP has promised voters it would OBC quotas, without affecting the existing quotas for STs and SCs in the state.
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.
Uttar Pradesh: Landmark Ayodhya verdict, violent protests cap eventful year
Rape accusations against saffron-robed former Union minister Swami Chinmayanand and a life sentence for expelled BJP MLA Kuldeep Singh Sengar for the 2017 rape of a minor in Unnao brought the law and order situation in the state into sharp focus. The ruling Bharatiya Janata Party swept Uttar Pradesh again in the Lok Sabha elections.
Netas across parties call for revisiting Arms Bill in Lok Sabha
The Arms (Amendment) Bill makes provision that a person can have a maximum of two firearms, as against the present norm of three. Those who own more than two firearms will have to deposit the third one with authorities or authorised gun dealers within 90 days for de-licensing once the amendment is approved by Parliament, according to the bill.
Pragya Thakur tenders apology in Lok Sabha for her remarks on Nathuram Godse
Pragya Thakur created a controversy on Wednesday with her remarks in the Lower House of Parliament during DMK member A Raja's narration of a statement by Nathuram Godse before a court on why he killed Mahatma Gandhi.
Prices of 20 of 22 key food items rose steadily in 2019: Consumer Affairs Ministry
Rise in prices of almost all essential food items has become a cause of huge concern for the government.
Number of Lok Sabha MPs with cases of crimes against women up from 2 to 19 in 10 years: ADR
West Bengal reported the highest number of MPs/MLAs (16) who declared cases of crimes against women, followed by Odisha and Maharashtra with 12 MPs/MLAs each.
PM Modi's tweet on victory of BJP in LS elections most liked on Twitter this year
Prime Minister Narendra Modi's tweet celebrating the BJP's victory in Lok Sabha elections in May was the most re-tweeted and liked tweet thi...
UK election 2019: Voters head to polls across the United kingdom
After a six-week campaign, the UK goes to the polls on Thursday in a vote to determine whether the Conservative party’s Boris Johnson or Lab...
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