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  India   Politics  28 May 2019

India, Politics, 28 May 2019

Mamata reshuffles state cabinet after poll drubbing in West Bengal

The reshuffle comes amid a stupendous performance of the BJP in WB, where it won 18 Lok Sabha seats.

28 May 2019 9:15 PM

Dikshit urges Rahul Gandhi to withdraw his decision to quit as party chief

The Congress faces a critical crisis with Gandhi staying firm on his decision to quit after the poll debacle.

28 May 2019 8:21 PM

MK Stalin urges Rahul to continue as Congress president

Stalin, who had a telephonic conversation with Rahul, requested him not to step down from the post.

28 May 2019 7:47 PM

Mamata to attend Modi's swearing-in

Modi will be sworn in for a second term as prime minister on Thursday at 7 pm in Rashtrapati Bhavan.

28 May 2019 7:46 PM

Rahul Gandhi asked to appear before Gujarat court on July 12 in defamation case

Gandhi was on April 9 summoned by the court of Additional Metropolitan Magistrate S K Gadhvi to appear before it on May 27.

28 May 2019 7:01 PM


Internal politics: Pakistan on no invite for Imran Khan to PM Modi oath ceremony

Former Pak PM Nawaz Sharif had attended PM Modi’s swearing-in held in 2014 in New Delhi when leaders of SAARC countries were invited.

28 May 2019 4:40 PM

Cong leader Radhakrishna Vikhe Patil to join BJP on June 1

On April 25 Congress president Rahul Gandhi had accepted Patil's resignation as the Leader of Opposition in the Maharashtra Assembly.

28 May 2019 4:11 PM

Andhra CM-designate Jagan Reddy to offer prayers at Lord Balaji temple

During his election campaign, Reddy had mentioned that YSRCP would support whosoever promises Special Category Status to Andhra Pradesh.

28 May 2019 4:06 PM

Narendra Modi’s win not a criteria to leave presidentship: Moily to Rahul

The senior leader also denied that the party was facing an 'existential threat'.

28 May 2019 4:02 PM

TMC MLA Jitendra Tiwary caught on camera threatening police officers in WB

In an incident which took place on Monday evening, Tiwary reached after getting information of vandalism at a TMC office in the area.

28 May 2019 3:41 PM


Will welcome if they dissolve Karnataka Assembly: Yeddyruappa

Yeddyurappa also said that he is going to Delhi for the oath-taking ceremony of Prime Minister Narendra Modi.

28 May 2019 3:31 PM

BSP and 20-25 Cong' MLAs unhappy with Rajasthan govt: Gyandev Ahuja

Meanwhile, Rajasthan BJP leader Bhawani Singh Rajawat said that the Congress government is unstable and might fall.

28 May 2019 3:30 PM

Removal of Article 370 will solve all issues of Kashmir: Anupam Kher

Article 370 grants special autonomous status to J&K, while Article 35A, provides special rights and privileges to the citizens of the state.

28 May 2019 3:19 PM

‘No reshuffle, only filling up of 3 vacant posts’: Siddaramaiah

In an attempt to save his govt, Kumaraswamy has swung into action and is trying to pacify some disgruntled Congress legislators personally.

28 May 2019 3:18 PM

Cong-JD(S) coalition struggles in K'taka, BJP battles for mid-term polls

BJP had anticipated the collapse of coalition and a surge in its tally in the assembly after the LS election results.

28 May 2019 3:11 PM


20 TMC councillors may join BJP

Bengal witnessed inflicted a massive blow to the TMC by winning 18 of the 42 parliamentary constituencies.

28 May 2019 2:57 PM

4 Congress turncoats who won on BJP tickets take oath as MLAs in Gujarat

The MLAs took oath at the Speaker's chamber in the Assembly building.

28 May 2019 2:53 PM

Newly-elected DMK MLAs takes oath after win in Tamil Nadu by-polls

MK Stalin, said that his party is yet to take decision on whether to bring no-confidence motion against AIADMK-led government.

28 May 2019 2:42 PM

11KV lines in Bangalore will go underground in 3-4 years, says K’taka Deputy CM

The JD(S)-Congress coalition which is in power in state went through a rough patch during the campaigning of the recently held elections.

28 May 2019 2:17 PM

Owaisi has habit of sowing hatred: Giriraj Singh

On Monday, Asaduddin Owaisi responded to a tweet which claimed that a Muslim hawker was shot at in Bihar's Begusarai.

28 May 2019 1:53 PM