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India, Politics, 05 Feb 2017

Sasikala Natarajan set to be CM of Tamil Nadu

Following the demise of our Amma, it was O Paneerselvam who urged me first to take charge as the General Secretary of AIADMK.

05 Feb 2017 6:35 PM

People of UP will not buy your lies: Rahul, Akhilesh to Modi

'I'll reply to PM Modi's SCAM remark. It's Seva (Service), Bahaduri (Courage), Shamta (Ability) and Modesty,' he said.

05 Feb 2017 6:28 PM

Kejriwal exudes confidence about Punjab, Goa polls

He thanked the party volunteers for their ‘hard work and sacrifices’ and also commended the NRI supporters terming them as ‘amazing people’.

05 Feb 2017 3:27 PM

Congress unveils manifesto for the Uttrakhand assembly polls

The manifesto promises creation of new districts, development of infrastructure, boosting connectivity and building a modern Uttarakhand.

05 Feb 2017 2:54 PM

Bihar: BJP-RJD in war of words after Nitish paints lotus at event

Unlike his allies, Nitish Kumar had chosen to laud the demonetisation move, sparking rumours about the ties between BJP and JD (U).

05 Feb 2017 2:14 PM


Haven't taken a call yet about joining BJP: former Cong leader SM Krishnaa

The congress leader’s comment comes hours after Karnataka BJP president B.S. Yeddyurappa claimed that the former would join the party soon.

05 Feb 2017 1:34 PM

Navjot Singh Sidhu violates model code, arrives in car

Navjot Singh Sidhu is contesting the Assembly polls from Amritsar East seat on Congress ticket.

05 Feb 2017 6:13 AM

Damage control: Tirath Singh Rawat made national secretary

Elections on 70 Assembly constituencies in this hill state is scheduled on February 15.

05 Feb 2017 6:05 AM

Party resolution may bring Sasikala Natarajan closer to CM post

Party sources said a draft resolution had been prepared to bring Sasikala as the chief minister in place of O. Panneerselvam.

05 Feb 2017 4:33 AM

Political crisis looms over Kohima

Sources said the Naga civil society will defy constitutional obligations and directives to protect their customs and tradition.

05 Feb 2017 4:26 AM


BJP ‘hawks’ let loose in western UP to raise pitch

The Ram temple issue has also been kept alive to signal to the Hindutva vote bank in western UP, which had seen communal riots in 2013.

05 Feb 2017 2:05 AM

No PM dreams, says Akhilesh Yadav; to stay put in UP

The chief minister denied that he was funding the Congress’ campaign in the state.

05 Feb 2017 1:54 AM

Defiant Arvind Kejriwal attacks EC again, calls it spineless

On voting day, AAP chief says election body has surrendered to PM.

05 Feb 2017 1:48 AM

Akhilesh Yadav hits back at Modi’s SCAM remark

The PM also slammed those who had questioned the Army’s surgical strikes against terror launchpads in PoK last year.

05 Feb 2017 1:36 AM

Assembly polls: Parties’ fate sealed amid high Punjab, Goa turnout

Saturday’s polling was the first round in a 5-state election process that ends with the results on March 11.

05 Feb 2017 1:22 AM