Politics

After Rahul’s Bharat Jodo, Priyanka to launch Mahila yatra

After the ongoing Bharat Jodo Yatra, an apparent ‘Mahila Jodo Yatra’ by the Congress is on the cards. Party sources say that the plan is to reach out to women voters ahead of the 2024 Lok Sabha polls. While the average turnout of women voters during the 2019 elections...

Dec 6 · >

Cong insists it is winning in Himachal

Senior BJP leaders from Gujarat hailed the exit polls predicting a big majority for the BJP, saying the party was going to script new history in the state. But the Congress, however, disagreed with the predictions of a comfortable win for its arch rival in Himachal Pradesh and said...

Dec 6 · >

Maharashtra ministers forced to drop Belagavi visit

The situation continues to be tense in the border areas of the western states with Maharashtra ministers cancelling their visit to Belagavi today. The Maharashtra government had directed Chandrakant Patil and Shambhuraj Desai to visit Belagavi to address the border issue. Patil and Desai have been appointed as coordinating...

Dec 6 · >

Farooq Abdullah alleges booth capture by Army

Farooq Abdullah was re-elected as the president of the National Conference (NC) for another term on Monday.  The leader on Monday made a controversial statement, saying that when he was the chief minister, Army had captured a polling booth and did not allow people to exercise their right in Doda. “The voting machine...

Dec 6 · >

Rahul’s yatra enters Rajasthan with grand welcome

Congress leader Rahul Gandhi on Sunday said the Bharat Jodo Yatra is teaching him things that cannot be learnt “while travelling in an aeroplane, a helicopter or any vehicle”, as the march entered party-ruled Rajasthan from Madhya Pradesh to a grand welcome by party workers here. Gandhi and his...

Dec 5 · >

Trouble in Assam Cong as leaders keep way from yatra

The Assam version of the ‘Bharat Jodo Yatra’ of the Congress has completed one month. It started from Dhubri district and is set to cover a distance of 834 km from Dhubri to Sadiya before it ends in mid-December. The state leaders launched the yatra from Golakganj town in...

Dec 5 · >

Both AAP, BJP claim victory in MCD poll

More than 50 per cent voting was recorded on Sunday in the election to the 250 municipal wards in Delhi, with main rivals BJP and AAP claiming victory in the high-stakes contest. No major glitches in electronic voting machines were reported and the voting passed off peacefully with high...

Dec 5 · >

BJP’s Uttar Pradesh MPs keep embarrassing party, govt

Bharatiya Janata Party MPs in Uttar Pradesh are getting increasingly vocal about their resentment against the ‘system’ and are leaving no stone unturned to embarrass the party and the government. BJP MP from Kanpur, Satyadev Pachauri has written a letter to the UP government saying that the investigation of...

Dec 4 · >

BJP now turns attention to its 2024 big push

With the end of campaigning for the Gujarat Assembly elections, the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) has set its next target, and without wasting any time the party has lined up a series of high-level meetings with ministers and office bearers to discuss the preparation for the 2024 Lok Sabha...

Dec 4 · >

Gehlot sees strong anti-incumbency wave in Gujarat

There is a clear anti-incumbency wave against the BJP government in Gujarat due to which Prime Minister Narendra Modi campaigned aggressively in the state, Rajasthan Chief minister Ashok Gehlot said on Friday. Gehlot took stock of preparations at Chanwali village in Jhalawar district ahead of the Bharat Jodo Yatra...

Dec 3 · >