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PM Modi's wife Jashodaben casts her vote in Gujarat

Besides PM’s wife, his mother Heeraben Modi also cast her vote at a polling booth in Gujarat's Gandhinagar district.

23 Apr 2019 3:38 PM

Previous govts failed to demonstrate India's defence capability in space: PM Modi

Modi said history was created in Balasore when Mission Shakti (anti-satellite missile test) was launched from here.

23 Apr 2019 3:32 PM

J and K Kashmiri Pandits cast their ballot at special polling station in Udhampur

There are 137 Kashmiri Pandit voters registered at the booth where police and paramilitary force personnel have been deployed.

23 Apr 2019 3:24 PM

Villagers boycott voting in Firozabad over development

Only eight votes were recorded in the polling booth till 9 am, where a total of 716 voters are listed.

23 Apr 2019 3:18 PM

'Frivolous': Pragya Thakur seeks dismissal of plea seeking to bar her from polls

'The applicant has deliberately chosen this court to ventilate frivolous application for want of publicity with political agenda,' she said

23 Apr 2019 3:06 PM


Special court to hear complaint against Rahul Gandhi for remarks against PM Modi

The complaint referred to Gandhi's speech at a public meeting here where he made the remarks.

23 Apr 2019 3:03 PM

Central forces working for BJP: Mamata Banerjee

West Bengal will teach the BJP an apt lesson, Banerjee claimed.

23 Apr 2019 2:52 PM

Vaiko expresses anguish over terrorist attacks in Sri Lanka

He reckoned that the churches which were attacked were mainly situated in Tamil areas and many Tamil people may have lost their lives

23 Apr 2019 2:29 PM

Not any single party but NDA will form govt after LS polls, says Sanjay Raut

In Maharashtra, voting for the 14 Lok Sabha seats is underway in the third phase. BJP is contesting in the state in alliance with Shiv Sena.

23 Apr 2019 2:02 PM

AIADMK announces candidates for 4 assembly seats

In the present Assembly, the AIADMK has a strength of 113 members, minus the Speaker.

23 Apr 2019 1:48 PM


India prepared to deal with US decision to end Iran oil waivers: MEA

EAM spokesperson Raveesh Kumar said the government will continue to work with partner nations including the US

23 Apr 2019 1:43 PM

PM sitting like mute spectator over oil needs: Cong on US decision to end oil waiver

The Oppn party also alleged that PM Modi has directed oil companies not to increase the prices till May 23 so that he can 'garner votes'.

23 Apr 2019 1:40 PM

Wave in favour of BJP giving sleepless nights to oppn: PM Modi

Modi said those who have been levelling false allegations have found themselves in the dock.

23 Apr 2019 1:40 PM

Kerala CEO denies EVM glitches in Kovalam booth

In Kerala, as many as 227 candidates are contesting on all the 20 Lok Sabha seats in the state in the third phase of the Lok Sabha polls.

23 Apr 2019 1:33 PM

Harsimrat Kaur to contest from Bathinda, Sukhbir Badal from Ferozepur

In Bathinda, Kaur will be contesting against MLA Sukhbir Singh Khaira who has recently floated a new political quarter- Punjab Ekta Party

23 Apr 2019 1:22 PM


Want to do justice in next 5 years: Rahul promises 22 lakh govt jobs per year

According to the Congress chief, Prime Minister Narendra had done the most injustice to tribals in the past five years.

23 Apr 2019 1:21 PM

Congress rebel MLA from Karnataka hints at quitting party

'Technically I am still in Congress. I will take a decision after resigning from Congress. I haven't resigned yet,' said Jarkhioli.

23 Apr 2019 1:00 PM

68-year-old cancer patient casts vote in Assam

Ali was accompanied by his childhood friend, Mukut Choudhary.

23 Apr 2019 12:59 PM

BJP fields singer Hans Raj Hans from North-West Delhi Lok Sabha seat

Hans will take on Guggan Singh of the AAP and Rajesh Lilothia of the Congress.

23 Apr 2019 12:50 PM

Yoga Guru Ramdev comes out in support of Pragya Thakur

'It was unfair to subject her to cruelty in jail for nine years on the basis of a suspicion,' Ramdev said.

23 Apr 2019 12:45 PM