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  India   Politics  16 Jan 2017

India, Politics, 16 Jan 2017

EC notice to Kejriwal for 'bribery' remark during Goa election campaign

EC said the AAP leader's statement amounts to ‘abetting and promoting electoral offence of bribery’.

16 Jan 2017 9:26 PM

After EC order, efforts for grand-alliance in UP gain momentum

Congress spokesman and former Union minister R P N Singh was among the first to hail the EC order.

16 Jan 2017 9:21 PM

Akhilesh rides away with Samajwadi Party on 'bicycle', Mulayam left behind

SP patriarch Mulayam had hit out at son Akhilesh, stating that he would fight against the UP CM if he does not listen to him.

16 Jan 2017 6:59 PM

‘Soon Ramlila will witness Modi's mask on Lord Ram’: Rahul targets Modi

Modi impinging upon autonomy of institutions like RBI, says Rahul Gandhi.

16 Jan 2017 6:49 PM

UP polls: Ambedkar 'bigger leader' than Mahatma Gandhi, says Owaisi

On Khadi calendars row, Owaisi said Modi claims to be a follower of Mahatma Gandhi but when he got a chance he 'replaced' him.

16 Jan 2017 3:30 PM


Punjab polls: Akalis slam Navjot Sidhu, say people reject those who bargain

SAD chief Sukhbir Singh Badal had called Sidhu an ‘over rated comedian’.

16 Jan 2017 3:09 PM

Akhilesh has not given a single ticket to Muslims: Mulayam

The SP supremo also slammed Ramgopal Yadav, accusing him of 'destroying' the party.

16 Jan 2017 2:24 PM

1984 riots case: SC directs Centre to file status report

An apex court bench headed by Chief Justice Jagdish Singh Khehar had fixed the next date of the hearing on February 20.

16 Jan 2017 11:58 AM

‘Punjab govt is run for a family,’ Sidhu attacks Badals as he joins Congress

Congress is planning to field Sidhu against the Badals in the upcoming Punjab polls Punjab polls, Sidhu, Congress

16 Jan 2017 11:28 AM

EC may give order on SP symbol dispute today

The three-member EC, headed by Nasim Zaidi, heard both the sides on Friday and reserved its order.

16 Jan 2017 10:53 AM


Will make Mumbai corruption and mafia free: Somaiya

Somaiya has been for quite some time now using the term "mafia" indicating alleged nexus of certain BMC contractors with Shiv Sena.

16 Jan 2017 8:07 AM

Sidhu finally joins Congress, party gets Punjab boost

Tipped to contest from Amritsar East.

16 Jan 2017 2:35 AM

Election Commission curbs for ministers in five states

The five states were also asked to send their compliance report by January 17.

16 Jan 2017 1:41 AM

Naga women defy boycott call, to fight in civic polls

The tribal organisations have threatened to boycott urban local bodies elections for granting 33 per cent reservation to women.

16 Jan 2017 1:40 AM

Manohar Parrikar unlikely to return to Goa as CM

Despite state BJP’s wishes, central leadership not keen on disturbing Team Modi in Delhi.

16 Jan 2017 1:40 AM


Poll code in force, Mayawati’s birthday bash low-key this time

BSP chief also released a book A travelogue of my struggle-ridden life and BSP movement.

16 Jan 2017 1:21 AM