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Rahul turns focus to Delhi civic polls, targets Modi, Kejriwal

Targeting Modi over the recent killings of Indian-origin people in the US, the Congress VP asked why the PM was silent on the issue.

08 Mar 2017 10:23 AM

Manmohan Singh not a 'weak' PM, but unassertive during UPA-II: Manish Tewari

Tewari said there has been a "concerted attempt" to try and tailor the national discourse to BJP's views after the party came to power.

07 Mar 2017 10:22 AM

'Is Lord Mayor of Delhi next idea', Chidambaram mocks Kejriwal

The former FM was speaking at the unveiling of a draft blueprint to "radically restructure" the cash-strapped civic bodies.

07 Mar 2017 8:30 AM

Akhilesh made UP 'No1' in murder, loot: Amit Shah

Urging voters to back BJP, Shah said Uttar Pradesh's development has been hit by the "continuous misrule" of SP and BSP.

06 Mar 2017 3:51 PM

Varanasi: Modi vies for electoral superiority; analysts predict close call

Modi's decision to stand in the sacred city in UP rather than his home state of Gujarat in 2014 paid off with an overwhelming victory.

06 Mar 2017 12:50 PM


After rural poll jolt, Naveen Patnaik seeks to regain voters’ trust

Biju Janata Dal chief had never cared much for the Opposition, but things have changed now.

05 Mar 2017 2:47 AM

Reject SP, BSP, Cong for UP's development: Modi

At an election rally in Mau, the PM called on the voters of UP to punish SP, Congress and BSP for ‘neglecting’ the state for years.

27 Feb 2017 3:24 PM

54 crorepatis in first phase of Manipur Assembly polls: ADR

The average asset per candidate contesting in the first phase of Manipur polls is Rs 1.04 crore.

27 Feb 2017 2:02 PM

In Phase 5 of UP polls, 57.36 per cent turnout till 5 pm

For free and fair polls, 1,442 sector magistrates, 180 zonal magistrates and 170 static magistrates have been deployed besides police.

27 Feb 2017 7:55 AM

Weeks after tie-up, SP feels Congress may be a liability

Add to this the fact that the “friendly fight” in four seats in Amethi and Raebareli has left a bad taste.

26 Feb 2017 10:29 AM


‘Modi-fication’ of UP puts PM’s image on the line

Prime Minister in the past addressed at least one rally in every phase of polling.

24 Feb 2017 2:36 AM

61 per cent turnout in 4th phase of UP polls

Elaborate arrangements have been made to ensure free and fair polling. Inter-district and inter-state borders have been sealed.

23 Feb 2017 7:44 AM

UP polls: Flouting SC verdict, Mayawati seeks Muslim votes

Referring to Modi's "graveyard-cremation ground" and "Diwali-Eid" comments, Mayawati said it was aimed at adding communal colour to polls.

22 Feb 2017 8:54 AM

Fate of NCP’s western bastion hangs in balance

The NCP may enjoy national party status as per the Central Election Commission’s rules.

21 Feb 2017 2:29 AM

Negative Dalit Man, Behenji Sampatti, gadhon ka prachar: Raining barbs in UP

The UP Assembly election are being held in seven different phases and it has so far been reduced to a bitter tussle of defamation.

20 Feb 2017 9:20 PM


UP: Akhilesh campaigns for rape accused minister

Steering clear of the controversy, Akhilesh exuded confidence that the SP-Congress alliance would form the next government in Uttar Pradesh.

20 Feb 2017 8:01 PM

Will transform Bundelkhand like Kutch: PM

Mineral-rich Bundelkhand, he said, can change the "fate" of Uttar Pradesh and satellites can help keep a check on illegal mining.

20 Feb 2017 5:12 PM

189 crorepatis, 116 with criminal cases in UP 4th phase polls

A total of 171 candidates have not declared their PAN details.

18 Feb 2017 8:29 PM

Gorakhpur: Amit Shah charges Akhilesh with corruption in Lucknow Metro project

The third phase of Uttar Pradesh Assembly elections will vote on February 19 and the results will be declared on March 11.

18 Feb 2017 2:30 PM

BJP will lose in UP, Punjab, Goa, says Mamata Banerjee

WB CM continues attack on PM over note ban, says people haven’t accepted move.

09 Feb 2017 3:06 AM