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25,000 troops to deployed for polls in three key states

The additional deployment of 250 companies in the three states will done after withdrawing them from other duties and training.

05 Oct 2018 5:43 AM

Govt cuts fuel prices Rs 2.50 per litre, BJP-run states lower VAT

The Centre will issue a notification on the cut in excise duty by Thursday midnight so that consumers can get immediate relief.

05 Oct 2018 2:29 AM

Govt hikes rabi Minimum Support Price to defuse rural fury

Agriculture minister Radha Mohan Singh said MSPs for all rabi crops are higher than the cost of production ranging from 50-112 per cent.

04 Oct 2018 1:58 AM

Computer Baba starts anti-BJP yagna

The religious leader who had shot into national limelight when he sought permission to land on the bank of river Ganga by a chopper.

03 Oct 2018 12:40 AM

PM Modi’s ‘ek baar aur’ comment overwhelms ex-minister Gaur

Gaur last fortnight stirred up a hornet’s nest when he attended a book release ceremony organised by the Congress here.

29 Sep 2018 1:44 AM


PM Modi, Amit Shah to sound poll bugle in MP today

The Jamboori ground here has been spruced up to stage the mega event on Monday.

25 Sep 2018 5:44 AM

BJP compiles data on religious bodies to counter Rahul Gandhi

Hence, the party was striving hard to cultivate them to woo their followers.

02 Sep 2018 1:23 AM

PM Modi & Amit Shah to be at BJP CMs meet today

The agenda of good governance and running pro-poor policies has been a key feature of the chief ministers’ meetings.

28 Aug 2018 1:20 AM

Is BJP eyeing joint polls in 10-11 states?

This is because he may like to ensure his party gets to contest lion’s share of assembly seats while the BJP fights more Lok Sabha seats.

14 Aug 2018 1:58 AM

Congress sweeps civic body bypolls in Madhya Pradesh

Ruling BJP here however said results of by-election to wards of civic bodies were no indicator of mood of people of the state.

08 Aug 2018 2:34 AM


State panel to give report on ‘one election’

Prime Minister Narendra Modi had put forth the concept of “One nation, one election” by 2024.

03 Aug 2018 2:14 AM

Ajay Maken: BJP-AAP blame game ends

The Supreme Court decision is a major victory for the Kejriwal-led Aam Aadmi Party (AAP) government.

05 Jul 2018 5:22 AM

Congress could lead Opp’s 2019 front if it wins year-end polls

Sonia Gandhi to coordinate with other parties, says Ashok Gehlot.

01 Jul 2018 1:44 AM

Government likely to play Maratha quota card

In 2008, the commission helmed by Retd. Justice Bapat refused to recommend Maratha reservation.

01 May 2018 7:08 AM

AAP’s free wi-fi project hits another hurdle

PWD cites lack of expertise to execute scheme.

28 Apr 2018 6:28 AM


BJP rejigs state units before LS, Assembly polls

The party is expected to bring in a new state unit chief in Rajasthan where Ashok Parnami resigned from the top post.

19 Apr 2018 2:08 AM

AAP replaces Vishwas in Rajasthan

He also alleged that he was not getting any kind of support from the leadership for the state polls.

12 Apr 2018 6:11 AM

Major roadblocks ahead for Mayawati

Bahujan Samaj Party leader Mayawati may see an upturn in her political fortunes, but that may not be sufficient to regain control of Uttar Pradesh.

01 Apr 2018 12:30 AM

BJP’s show of strength on April 6, to hold rally

Three lakh party workers are expected to attend the rally in Mumbai on April 6, said party state chief Raosaheb Danve.

17 Mar 2018 6:39 AM

Free power to farmers to continue, says Amarinder Singh

Eligible farmers from the five districts of Jalandhar, Kapurthala, Ludhiana, Fazilka and Ferozepur got their loan waiver certificates on Wednesday.

15 Mar 2018 1:46 AM