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Shiv Sena clarifies its 'ban on burqa' remark; calls it personal opinion

Citing a ban on burqa in Sri Lanka post deadly Easter attacks, Shiv Sena mouthpiece 'Saamna' demanded imposition of a similar ban in India.

02 May 2019 11:29 AM

A 'rebel' who vows to protect people from 'dacoits in society'

Malkhan Singh Rajpoot, 76, is testing his electoral fortunes from Dhauhara constituency as Pragatisheel Samajwadi Party Lohia candidate.

02 May 2019 11:22 AM

Digvijaya attacks PM: How will listing Masood help when Imran Khan friends with Modi

India's representative to the United Nations Syed Akburuddin on Wednesday declared Masood Azhar as global terrorist by the UN.

02 May 2019 9:46 AM

'If I was scared will sit at home, not do politics': Priyanka hits out at PM

Priyanka also hit out at BJP for what she called its 'obsession' with Gandhi family when the focus should be on solving people's problems.

02 May 2019 9:30 AM

After Madras HC order, Puducherry Chief Minister asks Kiran Bedi to resign

Madras High Court held that Puducherry Lieutenant Governor Kiran Bedi 'cannot interfere' in daily affairs of Union Territory's government.

02 May 2019 9:05 AM


Don't know if it's related to LS polls: Kamal Nath on UN listing of Masood

On March 13, China had fourth time blocked proposal by US, UK, and France, among others, to enlist Azhar as a global terrorist before UNSC.

02 May 2019 8:54 AM

ECI orders re-polling at five booths in Andhra Pradesh

Voting will be held in polling booths located in Guntur, Prakasam and Nellore districts, the ECI said in a letter dated May 01.

02 May 2019 8:35 AM

Rathore pulls out all stops to connect with voters in Jaipur Rural

Throughout the day, about 30-40 such meetings are being conducted in villages across the constituency.

02 May 2019 1:57 AM

BSP miffed by ‘hijacking’ of party candidate

Mayawati’s call may divide non-BJP votes in Guna, spelling trouble for Mr Scindia in the elections, BSP leaders feel.

02 May 2019 1:54 AM

Bihar CM appears uneasy at PM’s rally

The video, which went viral ahead of the crucial fifth phase of polling, has triggered sharp reactions from the Opposition camp

02 May 2019 1:49 AM


PM Modi plays Hindutva card in Ayodhya

he PM also said his was the only government that thinks of the poor.

02 May 2019 1:45 AM

Our weak candidates will cut into BJP vote: Priyanka Gandhi Vadra

Speculation is rife the Congress is lending an informal helping hand to Samajwadi Party chief Akhilesh Yadav.

02 May 2019 1:42 AM

Clean chit to PM on Balakot ‘ballots appeal’

It also found that Madhya Pradesh chief minister Kamal Nath’s remarks on defence forces were not violative of the model code.

02 May 2019 1:24 AM

Congress only keen to promote dynasty & corruption: PM Modi

He regretted that the Congress has harboured so much hatred for him that they were dreaming of killing him.

02 May 2019 1:24 AM

Poll panel rejects ex-BSF jawan’s nomination paper

Tej Bahadur says he is ‘asli chowkidar’, will move SC.

02 May 2019 1:22 AM


72-hour EC ban on Pragya for violation of poll code

She, however, later apologised for making the offensive statement against “martyr” Karkare.

02 May 2019 1:19 AM