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India, Politics, 17 Feb 2017

Tamil Nadu CM Palanisamy faces floor test tomorrow

The floor test in the Assembly will be the first such exercise the state will witness in about 30 years.

17 Feb 2017 8:32 PM

BSP may enter into an alliance with BJP post UP polls: Akhilesh

Akhilesh was referring to the BSP and the BJP forming coalition government in the past.

17 Feb 2017 8:19 PM

Being in govt and levelling allegations not ideal: BJP to Shiv Sena

BJP said Shiv Sena was a bigger party in Maharashtra earlier, but its not the case anymore.

17 Feb 2017 5:49 PM

UP polls: 'People expected DDLJ’s SRK, but got Sholay’s Gabbar,' Rahul mocks Modi

'Farmers want only three things-- waive off farm loan, reduce electricity bill, give right price for produce,' Gandhi said.

17 Feb 2017 3:52 PM

I am leading real SP, says Akhilesh; warns detectors

‘These very people want to float a new party...the election here is different from what is being fought in the state,’ he said.

17 Feb 2017 3:34 PM


BJP lashes out after Oppn latches on to Army chief’s comments

Opposition should not politicise everything, Union Minister Prakash Javadekar said.

17 Feb 2017 2:51 PM

Sasikala 'ousted' from AIADMK by 'sacked' leader

The former Presidium chairman also removed Sasikala’s nephew TTV Dinakaran and relative Venkatesh from their respective party posts.

17 Feb 2017 12:54 PM

UP polls: After Irani’s barb, Priyanka to campaign with Rahul Gandhi in Raebareli

Congress will be contesting on 105 seats in the state with ally Samajwadi Party contesting from 298 out of a total of 403 seats.

17 Feb 2017 10:38 AM

Chinnamma to remain party head, may meet CM today

Sasikala, however, managed to get a television for herself, and upgrade her cell to class-A.

17 Feb 2017 2:25 AM

Big guns boom ahead of UP’s third phase poll

PM targets Rahul, Akhilesh, Maya; faces quick backlash.

17 Feb 2017 2:14 AM


Sasikala’s proxy is new Tamil Nadu CM, floor test tomorrow

The governor gave Palanisami 15 days to seek the vote of confidence of the Assembly.

17 Feb 2017 2:09 AM

UP polls: Ministers pin hopes on lucky charms to ensure win

UP Chief minister Akhilesh Yadav started his campaign from Sultanpur, which goes to polls in the fifth phase.

17 Feb 2017 1:49 AM

Uttarakhand polls: High turnout in key seats worries BJP

From Sitarganj, the BJP had fielded Congress rebel and former chief minister, Vijay Bahuguna’s son Saurabh Bahuguna.

17 Feb 2017 1:33 AM

UP polls: Rahul Gandhi heads for family bastions

Sources said winning Raebareilly and Amethi Assembly segments have become a matter of prestige for the Congress.

17 Feb 2017 1:18 AM

Will lotus bloom again in Lucknow?

BJP, which lost 8 of 9 seats in 2012, has fielded 7 ‘outsiders’ this time.

17 Feb 2017 1:01 AM