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  India   Politics  16 May 2019

India, Politics, 16 May 2019

After backlash, Pragya Thakur says sorry over Godse remark to BJP

The ruling party distanced itself from her controversial statement.

16 May 2019 9:10 PM

Stalin calls PM 'liar' for not honouring 2014 poll promises

'The people of the country have already decided to oust Modi government at the Centre,' Stalin said.

16 May 2019 8:21 PM

Delhi court to take complaint against Haasan's Hindu extremist remark on Aug 2

Metropolitan Magistrate at Patiala House Court Sumit Anand said the court will consider the matter on August 2.

16 May 2019 7:13 PM

Police trying to wipe out evidence of statue desecration: PM Modi

Modi said Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee is frustrated over her imminent defeat.

16 May 2019 6:33 PM

First build Ram Mandir then think of Vidyasagar's statue: Mamata dares BJP

Elections to 33 seats have taken place in West Bengal in the first six phases of elections.

16 May 2019 6:31 PM


'Ganga Ma will punish you': Mayawati trains guns at BJP

Mayawati went on to say that Congress' 'bad policies and rule' led to the emergence of SP and BSP.

16 May 2019 6:11 PM

Insulting martyrs in 'BJP DNA': Cong demands apology over Thakur's Godse remarks

The opposition party also asked Modi to punish Thakur for her remarks.

16 May 2019 5:59 PM

Nobody can take away Kashmir from India till BJP is alive: Amit Shah

'Omar Abdullah said that Kashmir should have a separate Prime Minister. How can a country have two Prime Ministers?,' Shah asked.

16 May 2019 5:37 PM

Amit Shah not God, but Mamata Banerjee no saint either: Shiv Sena

Bengal has seen violence during the time of Marxist regime and now Mamata Banrejee is also doing the same.

16 May 2019 5:37 PM

Sonia Gandhi writes to Oppn parties, calls meeting on May 23?

Sonia has stepped in to rebuild a post-poll alliance after the Congress failed to build meaningful tie ups before the elections.

16 May 2019 4:57 PM


Aware of defeat, SP-BSP at each other's throats: PM Modi in Mirzapur

Prime Minister said the parties have increased their "daily dosage" of hurling abuses against him.

16 May 2019 4:23 PM

Nathuram Godse was, is and will be 'deshbhakt': Sadhvi Pragya on Gandhi killer

The BJP candidate from Bhopal Lok Sabha seat claimed that comments like these by Haasan will dent his electoral prospects.

16 May 2019 4:17 PM

Those with limited seat dreaming of becoming PM: Modi slams Opposition

He said the voters have already guaranteed a majority for the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP).

16 May 2019 2:48 PM

EC used to be neutral, but today it is sold out to BJP: Mamata

Mamata’s fiery response came a day after the election Commission curtailed campaigning in Bengal by nearly 20 hours.

16 May 2019 2:25 PM

EC must take action against Mamata for calling PM goon: Javadekar

The EC decided to cut short the campaign period in the state after violence was reported during Shah's roadshow on Wednesday in Kolkata.

16 May 2019 2:19 PM


Oppn wants to stop PM as he works for the oppressed: Adityanath

Reviving the 'Sabka Saath, Sabka Vikas' stance, he urged UP to vote for Modi for the work he has done for the people of the state.

16 May 2019 1:49 PM

Modi promises grand Vidyasagar statue, as battle with TMC intensifies

Modi again accused Mamata's party of violence during Amit Shah's Kolkata road show.

16 May 2019 1:44 PM

'The Real Modi', 'Modi: Ek Sakaratmak Soch': Books on PM in demand in Varanasi

Several autorickshaws plying in Varanasi can been carrying a poster of Modi's poll campaign, bearing slogans like 'Modi hai to mumkin hai'.

16 May 2019 1:30 PM

Doctor shares derogatory post against BJP's Sadhvi Pragya, arrested

The doctor, identified as Sunil Kumar Nishad, was arrested on May 15, police said.

16 May 2019 1:06 PM

Mamata Banerjee thanks opposition leaders for backing her

The poll panel on Wednesday cut short campaigning for the last round of voting in West Bengal.

16 May 2019 12:33 PM