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  India   Politics  26 Feb 2017

India, Politics, 26 Feb 2017

UP polls Phase 5 tomorrow: Flag march in sensitive areas

51 Assembly constituencies spread across 11 districts, five of which border Nepal, will go to polls in the fifth phase.

26 Feb 2017 9:14 PM

SP-Cong alliance a tie-up of youngsters: UP CM

The UP CM also asked Prime Minister Narendra Modi to swear by 'Ganga Maiyya', that Varanasi received 24 hour electricity.

26 Feb 2017 7:37 PM

UP: Dimple gets back at BJP with new KASAB acronym

She said that the people have been too busy listening to Modi’s 'Mann ki Baat' to realise how prices of LPG cylinders have gone up.

26 Feb 2017 6:28 PM

Fearing DU like violence, Ambedkar varsity postpones event

The speakers were sent an email informing them that the seminar has been postponed citing the alleged threats to

26 Feb 2017 1:33 PM

Mann Ki Baat: Modi congratulates ISRO for scripting history

The Prime Minister said that ISRO's cost effective and efficient space programme has amazed the world.

26 Feb 2017 12:37 PM


Weeks after tie-up, SP feels Congress may be a liability

Add to this the fact that the “friendly fight” in four seats in Amethi and Raebareli has left a bad taste.

26 Feb 2017 10:29 AM

12 arrested after clash between ABVP and SFI at Pune University

Activists of ABVP and SFI clashed following verbal spat and altercation over putting up of posters on the varsity campus Saturday evening.

26 Feb 2017 8:18 AM

Naga group says vested interests sabotaging talks

The press note issued by the NSCN (IM) stated the Framework Agreement signed with the Centre is a milestone in the history of Naga peace-talks.

26 Feb 2017 6:46 AM

Peace Party chief booked for rape

Ayub injected medicine to victim, leading to kidney, liver failure, says cops.

26 Feb 2017 6:37 AM

MK Stalin: Take ‘guilty’ Jaya’s photos out of govt offices

Stalin also clarified that he did not want to criticise Jayalalithaa personally, since it would not be political civility.

26 Feb 2017 2:48 AM


BJP rise poses threat to Odisha CM Naveen Patnaik

Party gains ground with 36 zilla parishad seats in 2012 to 303 seats this year.

26 Feb 2017 2:28 AM

UP polls: SP factions feel alliance with Congress is a liability

Three more phases with 141 seats are left in the all-important Uttar Pradesh Assembly elections.

26 Feb 2017 2:16 AM

No blockade in Manipur if BJP wins poll, says Modi

The PM accused the Congress of playing “blockade politics” before every election.

26 Feb 2017 2:05 AM

Shivpal Yadav to back BJP if no clear winner in UP?

Another sulking and seething SP leader, Amar Singh, is reportedly aiding and abetting Shivpal Yadav’s plan, sources said.

26 Feb 2017 1:57 AM

UP polls: Two women to give tough fight to Akhilesh’s man

The presence of Congress candidate Ameeta Sinh, however, has made things difficult for Mr Prajapati.

26 Feb 2017 1:50 AM


Mayawati calls Modi, Amit Shah ‘guru-chela’

Mayawati also alleged that BJP will “end reservation by following the RSS agenda” or will make it ineffective.

26 Feb 2017 1:41 AM

UP polls: Amethi’s ‘banished’ rani fights back after 27 years

Garima Singh, the BJP candidate on Amethi Assembly seat, is certainly not a politician.

26 Feb 2017 1:26 AM