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  India   Politics  16 Mar 2019

India, Politics, 16 Mar 2019

Danish Ali joining BSP is "political arrangement": HD Kumaraswamy

Ali joined the BSP on Saturday in the presence of the party's national general secretary Satish Mishra in Lucknow.

16 Mar 2019 9:16 PM

AP CM N Chandrababu Naidu launches election campaign from Tirupati

Naidu said the people would soon know the real culprits behind the killing of former minister YS Vivekananda Reddy.

16 Mar 2019 8:17 PM

Grand alliance in Bihar to announce seat sharing for LS polls on Monday: Manjhi

The announcement will come following another round of talks among the partners on Sunday, the former chief minister said.

16 Mar 2019 8:08 PM

AMMK ally SDPI to contest from Chennai Central LS constituency

Polls to 39 Lok Sabha seats in Tamil Nadu and one in Puducherry are scheduled on April 18.

16 Mar 2019 7:46 PM

Modi govt's lost credibility, wave unfavourable to BJP: Sharad Pawar

Pawar said these states were ruled by the BJP for 10 years and nobody could have predicted the party's drubbing.

16 Mar 2019 7:40 PM


2019 LS election: Congress discusses poll preparedness in J-K

The Congress and the National Conference are likely to fight the Lok Sabha elections jointly on seat-sharing basis.

16 Mar 2019 7:33 PM

Mayawati, Jayant Chaudhary discuss poll issues

The Rashtriya Lok Dal will contest three Lok Sabha seats in Uttar Pradesh as part of an alliance with the SP and the BSP.

16 Mar 2019 7:29 PM

Shiv Sena to contest Goa LS polls, Mandrem bypoll: Sanjay Raut

Elections to the two Lok Sabha seats and three Assembly seats will be held on April 23.

16 Mar 2019 7:25 PM

Cong demands dismissal of Parrikar-led BJP govt; stakes claim in Goa

While the Congress currently has 14 MLAs, down from 16 after Sopte and Shirodkar left it to join the BJP, the latter has 13 MLAs.

16 Mar 2019 6:57 PM

Desertion of MLAs setback for Congress ahead of LS polls in Telangana

The TRS had put up four nominees of its own and left one seat to its ally AIMIM of Asaduddin Owaisi in the poll.

16 Mar 2019 6:37 PM


Opposition should not have ego over seat-sharing: Tejashwi Yadav

As the final seat-sharing is being finalised in the Bihar alliance, last minute hiccups are also being reported from the state.

16 Mar 2019 5:23 PM

VVIP chopper case: Court asks Tihar authorities for Christian Michel's prison footage

The matter has been referred for next hearing on March 19.

16 Mar 2019 5:00 PM

Shah Faesal to launch political party tomorrow

He said the function will be held at Gindun Ground in Rajbagh.

16 Mar 2019 4:47 PM

BJP to come out with details of Modi govt's works toward fulfilling 2014 promises

A team of BJP leaders has been entrusted with the task of collating details of the work the PM Narendra Modi-led government had done.

16 Mar 2019 4:33 PM

Asaduddin Owaisi attacks Centre over China's stand on Azhar in UN

This is a failure of Narendra Modi's 'jhoola' (swing) diplomacy... and this 'jhoola' diplomacy is so fantastic, Owaisi told reporters.

16 Mar 2019 4:26 PM


There will be no elections after 'Modi tsunami' in 2019: Sakshi Maharaj

The Congress has appointed Priyanka Gandhi Vadra as its eastern Uttar Pradesh general secretary in-charge.

16 Mar 2019 4:05 PM

TN Congress urges Rahul Gandhi to contest LS polls from state

I request Mr Rahul Gandhi to contest from any one of the Lok Sabha seats in Tamil Nadu, TNCC president K S Alagiri said.

16 Mar 2019 3:56 PM

BJP, PM Modi trying to rake up all kind of dead issues: Mayawati

She alleged that the Prime Minister mostly remained busy in laying foundation stones and spent Rs 3,044 crore in publicity.

16 Mar 2019 3:35 PM

Rajiv Gandhi died leaving blot of Bofors scam: BJP MP Rattan Lal Kataria

Kataria said, 'For Rahul, it is like 'Laga Chunri me daag, mitau kaise' (my stole is spotted with stains, how should I wash these)'.

16 Mar 2019 3:25 PM