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  India   Politics  07 May 2019

India, Politics, 07 May 2019

Jaitley calls Cong 'Cry Baby', says MCC cannot encroach right to free speech

Congress moved SC after EC had given clean chit to PM Modi and Amit Shah for their speeches alleging that it violated the Code of Conduct.

07 May 2019 9:08 PM

Kerala CM slams BJP-led NDA for 'halting' state highway work

Vijayan also alleged that the BJP has become a political party which stands against the interest of people.

07 May 2019 8:04 PM

Wanted to give Modi ‘tight slap of democracy': Mamata after he called TMC tolabaaz

Continuing her tirade against BJP, she accused them of carrying 'gada' to break the head of the people and 'talwar' to cut their throat.

07 May 2019 8:01 PM

Shah calls Modi 'Arjuna' to counter Priyanka's 'Duryodhana' remark on PM

He also defended PM for his attacking comments on former PM Rajiv Gandhi which has triggered a massive controversy in the political theatre.

07 May 2019 7:09 PM

AMMK seeks DMK's support to 'send home' AIADMK

The outcome of the by-polls is crucial for Tamil Nadu as it would determine the continuance of the ruling AIADMK in power.

07 May 2019 7:09 PM


Cong says we 'insulted' former PM, they don't see how they insult present PM: Shah

The BJP president also alleged that Mamata has denied permission to the rallies of Prime Minister Narendra Modi scheduled on Thursday.

07 May 2019 5:59 PM

K'taka BJP warns of protests over Cong-JD(S) govt's ‘apathy’ towards drought

The saffron party leaders hit out at Chief Minister H D Kumaraswamy over his temple visits, and not sparing time for drought management.

07 May 2019 5:38 PM

India never forgives arrogant: Priyanka Gandhi warns PM

The BJP needs to learn from the fate of Duryodhana of Mahabharata that this country has never forgiven the arrogant, said Priyanka Gandhi.

07 May 2019 5:14 PM

Battle Gorakhpur: Oppn smells blood, but will it be that easy?

The BJP's loss in by-election sent the message to the Opposition that the BJP could be taken on in its turf.

07 May 2019 4:37 PM

India would become the third largest economy in next 5 years: Rajnath

'Our government has been able to instill belief in the minds of the people by implementing developmental works,' Rajnath said.

07 May 2019 4:26 PM


Siddaramiah should have come back as CM: K’taka Home Minister

After Congress and JD(S) formed the coalition government last year post the assembly elections, Kumaraswamy took over as theCM of Karnataka.

07 May 2019 4:01 PM

Cong will protect forests, land and water of tribals: Rahul

'The standard of living of the poor would also be improved through the 'NYAY' scheme,' Rahul said.

07 May 2019 3:36 PM

Modi govt has run economy, security into the ground: Yechury

In a series of tweets, Sitaram Yeechury listed 'failures' of the BJP government and said PM Narendra Modi cannot escape the pitfalls.

07 May 2019 3:29 PM

Editors Guild asks EC to take action on violence against journalists in WB

The Editors Guild said it condemns several incidents of physical attack on journalists in West Bengal during the fifth phase of polling.

07 May 2019 3:01 PM

Giriraj Singh surrenders in court over poll violation

The Election Commission had also issued a show-cause notice to the minister for his remarks.

07 May 2019 2:47 PM


Rahul Gandhi cheated farmers of Madhya Pradesh, claims Chouhan

Congress president Rahul Gandhi claimed to waive off farmer loans within 10 days after coming into power.

07 May 2019 2:29 PM

‘Major’ Sunny Deol sidesteps Indo-Pak relations, focuses on people

Deol has been holding long roadshows in his constituency in preparation for polls in his constituency.

07 May 2019 2:06 PM

Nitish Kumar, BJP providing tampered EVMs in our strongholds: Tejashwi Yadav

'EVM tampering is happening out of fear, Nitish Kumar and BJP are doing this to minimise the winning margin,' Tejashwi said.

07 May 2019 1:17 PM

‘Only likelihood of such proposition’, says TRS leader on United Front-type govt

B Vinod Kumar, a confidant of K Chandrasekhar Rao, claimed that regional parties would win more seats than BJP or Congress.

07 May 2019 1:01 PM

'BJP babu, have you built one Ram temple?' Mamata Banerjee takes dig at PM Modi

The jab came after PM Modi dared Mamata Banerjee to arrest him for the 'Jai Shri Ram' chant.

07 May 2019 10:06 AM