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  India   Politics  27 Feb 2017

India, Politics, 27 Feb 2017

Ramjas row: ‘Cong imposed Emergency, now preaching free speech,’ BJP lashes out

'No bigger example of free speech than calling your own PM donkey,' Venkaiah Naidu said.

27 Feb 2017 8:19 PM

Kargil martyr's daughter moves DCW over alleged 'rape' threats from ABVP

"It is an attack on ideals, morals, freedom and rights of every person born to this nation," she had said in a Facebook status.

27 Feb 2017 4:06 PM

Right to contest polls from jail, not a right to campaign: HC

The HC said, "the legal right of a candidate to contest an election does not translate into a legal right to canvas for his candidature."

27 Feb 2017 3:58 PM

Reject SP, BSP, Cong for UP's development: Modi

At an election rally in Mau, the PM called on the voters of UP to punish SP, Congress and BSP for ‘neglecting’ the state for years.

27 Feb 2017 3:24 PM

Won't let ISIS be a challenge; handling Ramjas row: Rajnath Singh

Meanwhile, the voting for the fifth-phase of assembly elections is underway in the politically crucial state of Uttar Pradesh.

27 Feb 2017 2:24 PM


54 crorepatis in first phase of Manipur Assembly polls: ADR

The average asset per candidate contesting in the first phase of Manipur polls is Rs 1.04 crore.

27 Feb 2017 2:02 PM

BSF jawan releases another video, questions Modi's sincerity

Earlier, the BSF told the Delhi High Court that the allegations of sub-standard food made by Yadav were false.

27 Feb 2017 11:13 AM

In Phase 5 of UP polls, 57.36 per cent turnout till 5 pm

For free and fair polls, 1,442 sector magistrates, 180 zonal magistrates and 170 static magistrates have been deployed besides police.

27 Feb 2017 7:55 AM

UP polls: Dimple’s new ‘Kasab’ twist to counter Amit Shah

The Kannauj MP also said that for every gas stove purchased, her party would give a pressure cooker.

27 Feb 2017 5:48 AM

How BJP triggered saffron surge in Odisha

Odisha was one of the few states where ‘NaMo’ magic had failed to leave any major mark in the 2014 general elections.

27 Feb 2017 3:39 AM


Ram temple is no longer an issue in fight for Ayodhya

BSP could emerge as the dark horse if it manages to keep the 60,000 dalits intact but it is here that the problem begins to emerge.

27 Feb 2017 3:33 AM

Ten SP ministers face tough test

The most controversial minister in the Akhilesh government, Gayatri Prajapati, is caught in a web of circumstances.

27 Feb 2017 3:22 AM

Crucial fifth phase of UP Assembly election today

A total of 1.84 crore voters, including 96 lakh women, will decide the fate of leaders in the fray.

27 Feb 2017 1:58 AM

Breaking the caste barrier in Rajasthan politics

Though caste politics is common across India, politicians prefer to play it intensely in UP and Bihar.

27 Feb 2017 1:25 AM

Tejaswi Yadav: Nitish ‘chacha’ will stay Chief Minister

JD(U) also maintained that Nitish Kumar was the tallest leader in the alliance government.

27 Feb 2017 12:55 AM