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  India   Politics  18 May 2019

India, Politics, 18 May 2019

Mamata asks CEC to ensure final phase of Lok Sabha polls without orders of PM Modi

'The roadshow was itself a deliberate, intentional and a criminal conspiracy to vandalize the culture and heritage of Kolkata,' CM said.

18 May 2019 9:10 PM

BJP's discontented ally's chief wants to thrash BJP wokers with shoes

The SBSP is a BJP ally in UP, and had won four seats in the 2017 UP Assembly elections.

18 May 2019 8:11 PM

LS polls results in Kerala to be announced later than usual

The counting of VVPAT slips will take nearly four to five hours. The results will be officially announced after the counting of slips.

18 May 2019 7:19 PM

Mamata’s nephew Abhishek Banerjee sends defamation notice to PM

In the letter, the lawyer stated that Modi threatened to lock Abhishek's office after the results of Lok Sabha elections are announced.

18 May 2019 7:19 PM

‘Dissolve Karnataka assembly,’ suggests senior JD(S) leader

The outburst prompted CM Kumaraswamy to request leaders to refrain from making 'contradictory' and 'controversial' statements in public.

18 May 2019 6:55 PM


PM Modi's attire in Kedarnath, message to Himachal Pradesh and West Bengal

PM Modi was also seen meditating inside a cave near the premises of the Kedarnath temple.

18 May 2019 6:52 PM

PM Modi will meditate in Kedarnath cave till tomorrow morning

This is Modi's fourth visit to Kedarnath in a span of three years.

18 May 2019 6:50 PM

Stage set for last phase of Lok Sabha polls on Sunday

Over 10.01 crore voters are expected to decide the fate of 918 candidates.

18 May 2019 6:10 PM

After Rahul, AP CM meets Akhilesh, Mayawati in coalition-building effort

Naidu drove straight from Lucknow's Chaudhary Charan Singh airport to the Samajwadi Party office.

18 May 2019 6:02 PM

'BJP will get me assassinated,' claims Arvind Kejriwal

'The Bharatiya Janata Party would get me murdered by my own security staff one day like Indira Gandhi,' says Kejriwal

18 May 2019 5:47 PM


Have to take new birth to understand Hinduism: Giriraj Singh slams Kamal Haasan

Haasan on Saturday said that the word 'Hindu' is of foreign origin and not native to India.

18 May 2019 5:16 PM

PM Modi reviews development projects in Kedarnath

After offering prayer at Kedarnath Temple, Prime Minister reviewed development work being carried out at Shankaracharya Samadhi Sthal.

18 May 2019 5:02 PM

Cong of 2019 different from 2014; gives more space to regional leaders: Amarinder

‘Regional leaders of the party have been given more say in the affairs of the Congress and its policies for states,’ he also said.

18 May 2019 4:24 PM

Nadiu suggests EC to count votes through VVPATs

Earlier on Friday Naidu hit out at the Election Commission, calling it a 'biased body'.

18 May 2019 4:17 PM

YSRCP approaches EC; requests re-polling in 2 booths in Chandragiri

As per YSRCP, Dalits were threatened on the day of voting and were not allowed to vote in some of the villages in Chandragiri constituency.

18 May 2019 3:47 PM


AIADMK bypassing security to distribute cash to voters of Ottapidaram: DMK

DMK claimed AIADMK workers were using party district office at Thoothukudi outside territorial limit of constituency.

18 May 2019 3:42 PM

NRC should be implemented in Delhi as soon as possible: Manoj Tiwari

He was talking after meeting the family of late Dhruv Raj Tyagi in Moti Nagar area, who was murdered by goons on Sunday night.

18 May 2019 3:31 PM

Amit Shah along with family offers prayers at Somnath temple

Shah is also a trustee of the Shree Somnath Trust that manages affairs of the temple.

18 May 2019 3:19 PM

Oppn leaders step up talks to form coalition, AP CM Naidu meets Rahul, Pawar

Sources said he is also likely to meet BSP chief Mayawati and SP president Akhilesh Yadav in Lucknow in the evening.

18 May 2019 3:11 PM

Votes shifted towards Cong because of Kejriwal: Sheila Dikshit

The Delhi Congress chief also expressed confidence that her party would come back to power in the state with a thumping majority.

18 May 2019 1:56 PM