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Govt-Oppn face off expected as winter session of Parliament begins today

According to the Parliamentary Affairs Ministry, 45 bills have been listed for introduction and passage.

11 Dec 2018 8:10 AM

Assembly polls: Over 1.74 lakh EVMs store fate of 8,500 candidates of 5 states

These EVMs are now stored in over 670 strongrooms across Rajasthan, Madhya Pradesh, Chhattisgarh, Mizoram and Telangana.

10 Dec 2018 3:08 PM

Opposition meets today to chart out strategy for 2019 Lok Sabha polls

It is not known yet whether all regional leaders are on board with the idea of a common front with the Congress in it.

10 Dec 2018 9:22 AM

Congress, BJP stay in touch with rebels

“I wanted to send a message to the party by filing nomination as an independent candidate. I have nothing against the party now”, he said.

10 Dec 2018 12:07 AM

Centre calls all-party meet ahead of winter session of Parl tomorrow

The session was delayed this year due to the assembly elections in five states.

09 Dec 2018 9:58 AM


Exit polls: The jury is still out

The “exit polls” for five states have predicted a worrying outcome for the BJP in Madhya Pradesh, Chhattisgarh and Rajasthan.

09 Dec 2018 2:58 AM

Pollsters must be held accountable

In India we have the most complex political society of any democratic nation.

09 Dec 2018 1:33 AM

Why turn state poll into a presidential face off?

The print media still continues to be quite local in its footprint notwithstanding a few print publications that have a national presence.

09 Dec 2018 1:32 AM

BJP in state of extreme panic, sensing defeats in Assembly polls: Congress

Abhishek Manu Singhvi also alleged that there was never such a 'terror raj' in the 'constitutional rule' of India.

08 Dec 2018 6:29 PM

Congress to suffer for not backing Jyotiraditya Scindia?

Congress however still hoped to sail through the polls “comfortably” with its populist “farm loan waiver” promise.

08 Dec 2018 7:05 AM


Polls and the missing voters’ voices

The question is, if these are the real issues of voters how do political parties manage to put these issues aside and win elections with big fanfare?

08 Dec 2018 12:10 AM

Let political discourse not get coarse

If the country’s top leaders do not maintain a gracious discourse, colleagues lower down fail to observe appropriate norms.

06 Dec 2018 6:24 AM

Can Assembly verdict change 2019 narrative?

It is likely to shape/change the narrative of the 2019 Lok Sabha election.

28 Nov 2018 12:43 AM

Satta market sees BJP losing Rajasthan, struggling in MP, Chhattisgarh

The equity market might see a 200-point swing on knee-jerk reaction to the poll outcome

22 Nov 2018 10:37 AM

Manifestoes hit a new low in Assembly polls

In Chhattisgarh, the manifesto of the challenger Congress Party promises farm loan waivers and rice at Rs 1 per kilo.

12 Nov 2018 12:00 AM


Contempt of court for candidates who fail to make criminal records public: EC

The directive comes into force in the assembly elections in five states -- Madhya Pradesh, Rajasthan, Chhattisgarh, Mizoram and Telangana.

11 Nov 2018 2:07 PM

Madhya Pradesh Assembly polls: 2,800 nominations filed for 230 seats

Madhya Pradesh is slated to go on polls on November 28, while counting of votes will be held on December 11.

10 Nov 2018 12:25 PM

EC announces poll dates for Rajasthan, 4 other states; results on Dec 11

Madhya Pradesh, Mizoram and Chhattisgarh will finish polling in November.

06 Oct 2018 3:34 PM

EC delays date announcement, Cong sees link to PM Modi rally

It was said dates for assembly polls in 4 states will be announced at 12:30 pm but later, time was shifted to 3 pm.

06 Oct 2018 1:42 PM

Mayawati’s irrational demands broke alliance talks, says Kamal Nath

Madhya Pradesh Congress chief Kamal Nath described the demand of 50 seats by Bahujan Samaj Party as too high to meet by his party.

05 Oct 2018 6:12 AM