New Delhi: In a significant development, the Congress has fielded former Delhi chief minister Sheila Dikshit in the Nort East Lok Sabha constituency and the former Delhi unit chief Ajay Maken will contest from New Delhi, according to the list of six candidates announced on Monday.
New Delhi: The BJP has asked former party president and Lok Sabha MP Murli Manohar Joshi not to contest upcoming elections.
New Delhi: In a game changing move, the Congress has promised to provide a monthly income of ₹72,000 per annum to the poorest families, if voted to power.
New Delhi: The BJP has Released it's much Awaited Candidates for Look Sabha Today.
New Delhi: In a major set back to the BJP think tank, two parliamentarian quit the party on the day when it released its first list of candidates for the 2019 Lok Sabha polls.
New Delhi: The Election Commission has restricted political parties from releasing election manifestos in the last 48 hours before polling.
New Delhi: Three noted personalities from Odisha received the prestigious Padma Shri Award here today.
New Delhi: The independence and integrity of the statistical system of India is in danger. Recent moves by the Modi government to suppression and manipulate statistical data that was in contrast with government expectations will be disastrous for the country. It will jeoparadise the country’s time tested institutions. A group of renowned economists and social scientists have the slammed the govern
New delhi: China’s decision to put a technical hold on the proposal in the UN Security Council to ban Masood Azhar as a global terrorist has once again established Prime Minister Narendra Modi’s foreign policy collapse.
New Delhi: In a major setback to India’s efforts to designate (Jaish-e-Mohammed) JeM Chief Masood Azhar as global terrorist, China has put a technical hold on the resolution by the United Nations. On February 27th , France, the UK and the US had moved the UN Security Council with the proposal to designate Azhar under the 1267 Al Qaeda Sanctions Committee. This came days after the deadly Pulwama t
New Delhi: In a major setback to BJP, the Election Commission has issued notice to Delhi BJP MLA Om Prakash Sharma for putting up posters of IAF Wing Commander Abhinandan on Facebook.
New Delhi: The BJP has appealed the Election Commission to declare West Bengal a 'sensitive' state in the upcoming Lok Sabha polls.
New Delhi: The Aam Adami Party has ruled out any possible alliance with the Congress and would contest the upcoming general elections on its own
New Delhi: The Prime Minister Narendra Modi is likely to test the electoral water contest from Varanasi this time again, reports said.
New Delhi: The Congress screening committee has reportedly finalised the names of at least four candidates for the first three phases of Lok Sabha polls in Odisha.
New Delhi: The ghost of demonization has resurfaced to haunt Modi just ahead of poll. In a stunning Revelation,, it has been revealed that the reserve Bank of India (RBI) board had warned about the short-term negative effect of demonetization on growth and had noted that it would have no material impact on the campaign against black money.
New Delhi: Veteran politician Sharad Pawar has said he will not contest the upcoming Lok Sabha elections
Bhubaneswar: The Lok Sabha elections for 21 seats in Odisha will be held in four phases, the Election Commision of India today announced
New Delhi: The Lok Sabha elections will be held be in seven phases from 11 April and the results will be announced on May 23, the Election Commission announced on Sunday.
New Delhi: The dates for the upcoming Lok Sabha and Assembly elections are likely to be announced by Election Commission of India (ECI) today.
New Delhi: The cheap trick used by Bharatiya Janata Party to woo the electorate by putting up posters of Wing Commander Abhinandan with its leaders has bore the brunt of Twiterrati.
New Delhi: In a scathing attack on the politicisation of armed forces work, Ex-Navy Chief Admiral L Ramdas has written a letter to the Chief Election Commissioner Sunil Arora asking him to immediately intervene and stop political parties from using works of armed forces to influence electorate.
New Delhi: In a significant development in the Ayodhya case, the Supreme Court today ordered mediation to settle the Ram Janmabhoomi-Babri Masjid dispute by a three-member panel includes Sri Sri Ravishankar along wirh Justice Kalifulla and Sriram Panchu
New Delhi: A major fire that broke out on the 5th floor of Pandit Deendayal Antyodaya Bhawan at the CGO Complex here in the morning claimed one life. The victim is a CISF sub-inspector.
New Delhi: The Union government on Wednesday told the Supreme Court that the documents related to Rafale fighter aircraft deal have been stolen from the Ministry of Defence (MoD), and the petitioners seeking a review of the verdict dismissing all pleas against the purchase of the jets relied upon those papers.
New Delhi: The Congress Wednesday launched a fresh attack on Prime Minister Narendra Modi over the Rafale aircraft deal, alleging that he misused his office to "benefit" Dassault Aviation and that a case under the prevention of corruption law is made out against him.
New Delhi/Singapore: In an interesting reports of news agency Reuters that count dent the Modi Government’s claim of dismantling all Jaish-e-Mohammad hideouts in air strike killing a large number of militants., high-resolution satellite images reviewed by Reuters show that a religious school run by out JeM in northeastern Pakistan appears to be still standing
New Delhi: In a significant development, the Supreme Court-appointed Amicus Curiae Ranjit Kumar, today submitted his report in the apex court on the reforms in Sri Jagannath temple in Puri
New Delhi: Arguing that New Delhi had failed to assure America that it would provide equitable and reasonable access to its markets in numerous sectors, US President Donald Trump on Monday informed the US Congress about his intent to terminate the designation of India and Turkey as a beneficiary developing country under the Generalised System of Preferences (GSP) programme.
New Delhi: BJD’s former suspended leader Baijayant Panda’s joining the Bharatiya Janata Party raises a number of questions that need to be answered. The move came after much dilly dallying by the leader after he was ousted from the Biju Janata Dal due to anti party activities and furthering his own interests instead of people’s.
New Delhi: Amid a bitter political slugfest over the number of terrorists killed in the Balakot air strikes by the Indian Air Force, Air Chief Marshal BS Dhanoa today said that the IAF does not count the number of dead and it only focuses on whether targets are hit or not
New Delhi: In a major setback to the BJP led government in Arunachal Pradesh, which has already reeling with the mob lynching strains , the family of one of the three men killed during mob violence in Arunachal Pradesh capital Itanagar last month has declined the compensation offered by the State government and demanded punishment of the “killers” according to tribal customary law.
New Delhi: Chief Election Commissioner Sunil Arora today said that the tensions between India and Pakistan will not delay the Lok Sabha elections
New Delhi: Amid growing tensions between the two neighboring countries, India’s Ministry of External Affairs (MEA) today summoned Pakistan Deputy High Commissioner Syed Haider Shah at South Block here to lodge a strong protest over Pakistan Air Force’s bid to attack Indian military installations, media reports stated.
New Delhi: In the midst of escalating tensions between the two neighbors, Pakistan Prime Minister Imran Khan invited his Indian counterpart Narendra Modi to hold talks on terrorism in the aftermath of the Pulwama attack
New Delhi: Congress President Rahul Gandhi has appointed former Lt General DS Hooda to head a Task Force that will prepare a vision paper on the country’s security in the aftermath of Pulwama attack. Lt Gen Hooda is the man who oversaw the entire surgical strike operation in 2016 after the deadly Uri attack. Lt General DS Hooda was the Northern Command chief of the Army during the surgical strikes
New Delhi: Amid the Rafale controversy, industrialist Anil Ambani on Wednesday received yet another blow when the Supreme Court held him guilty of contempt and asked Ambani to pay Rs. 453 cr within four week or face three months jail in the Ericsson case.
New Delhi: Tremors were felt in several parts of Delhi-NCR around 8 am on Wednesday after a 4.0 magnitude earthquake struck between western Uttar Pradesh’s Shamli-Baghpat district, media reports stated.
New Delhi: Pakistan Prime Minister Imran Khan today said that if India takes actions then Pakistan will retaliate too.
New Delhi: In a boost to the Congress ahead of elections, former BJP leader Kirti Azad joined the grand old party here today.
New Delhi:The union home minister Rajnath Singh today chaired the all-party meeting called by the Narendra Modi-led government to deliberate upon the situations arising out of the Pulwama terror attack
New Delhi: In a significant development a day after Phulwana terror strike, the Indian government today decided to withdraw the "Most Favoured Nation" status given to Pakistan.
New Delhi: With the general election 2019 is just round the corner, the Centre today appointed Sushil Chandra, chairman of the Central Board of Direct Taxes or CBDT as the new Election Commissioner
New Delhi: In a Latest report in a series of stories published by the newspaper, “The Hindu” on Wednesday said that at least three senior Defence Ministry officials among the seven-member Indian Negotiating Team strongly said that PM Modi's Rafale Deal Not "Better".
New Delhi: In a significant development, the Supreme Court on Tuesday held former interim chief of the CBI M Nageshwar Rao guilty of contempt and sentenced him to confinement in the courtroom till the rising of the court.
New Delhi: In a latest setback for the Centre on the controversial Citizenship (Amendment) Bill, 2019, the son of music maestro Late Bhupen Hazarika has refused to accept the honour on his father's behalf given the present state of affairs in his region
New Delhi: Senior IPS Rishi Kumar Shukla has been appointed as the new Director of Central Bureau of Investigation on Saturday
New Delhi: Explaining the Modi government's final budget as an "Account for Votes" and not a Vote on Account, former Finance Minister P. Chidambaram said that the Interim Budget will not ensure fiscal stability
New Delhi: Keeping an eye on the poll, the Prime Minister Narendra Modi led Government has copied the Odisha Government’s successful Krushak Assistance for Livelihood and Income Augmentation (KALIA) scheme, promising direct cash transfer of Rs 6,000 per year.
New Delhi: Amid criticism of shortage of fund for the world’s largest employment guarantee scheme, the union Government today allocated a whopping Rs 60,000 to MGNREGA or the Mahatma Gandhi National Rural Employment Guarantee Act for the year 2019-20. For fiscal year 2018-19, MGNREGS was allocated Rs 55,000 crore.