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ED arrests defence agent in VVIP choppers case

The Enforcement Directorate (ED) has arrested a defence agent from Delhi in the Rs 3,600-crore VVIP choppers deal case, officials said on Tuesday. Th...

Dalits, OBCs hold key in Nagpur LS seat

In the Nagpur Lok Sabha constituency, Dalits and OBCs play an important role in deciding the MP, and political parties, including the BJP and the Con...

Pentagon authorizes USD 1 bn for Trump's border wall

Acting Pentagon chief Patrick Shanahan said he had authorized USD 1 billion to build part of the wall sought by President Donald Trump along the U.S-...

BJP for Murli Manohar Joshii not contesting LS polls

Former BJP president and Lok Sabha MP Murli Manohar Joshi has been asked by his party to not contest the coming general election, a development in li...

British PM isolated as Brexit strategy hangs in the balance

Accused of presiding over an unprecedented national humiliation in her chaotic handling of Brexit, British Prime Minister Theresa May has all but los...

Shiv Sena, BJP sweep Palghar Municipal Council elections

The BJP and the Shiv Sena have swept the Palghar Municipal Council elections in Maharashtra, results for which were announced on Monday.The saffron p...

Mamata trying to provoke constitutional crisis: BJP

The BJP alleged Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee was trying to provoke a constitutional crisis and accused the West Bengal Police of threatening" custo...

LS polls: BJP fields Odisha ex-top cop from Cuttack

Former Odisha DGP Prakash Mishra was named by the BJP as its Lok Sabha candidate from Cuttack in the state. In a statement, the BJP also announced th...

Aircel-Maxis case: Protection from arrest to Chidambaram, Karti extended till Apr 26

A Delhi court on Monday extended till April 26 the interim protection from arrest granted to former Union minister P. Chidambaram and his son Karti i...

Rahul Gandhi promises big-bang minimum income scheme

In a big bang election promise, Congress president Rahul Gandhi on Monday announced that 20 per cent families belonging to the poorest category will ...

Rs 1.11 crore offered by RIL to Tirumala shrine

A sum of Rs 1.11 crore was offered to the shrine of Lord Venkateswara near Tirupati by Reliance Industries Limited (RIL) on Sunday, a temple official...

SC asks EC to file reply on increasing VVPAT sample survey per assembly segment

The Supreme Court on Monday directed the Election Commission (EC) to reply by March 28 if it can increase the number of VVPAT sample survey from one ...

Will keep a telescopic view on Rahul's income in election nomination: BJP

The BJP said it will keep a "telescopic view" on Congress president Rahul Gandhi's election affidavit, a day after the saffron party alleged a rise i...

Defeat Modi or else he will be prime minister for ever: Kejriwal

Delhi Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal claimed that if the BJP forms the next government at the Centre, Narendra Modi will become prime minister of the...

Kamal Haasan not to contest LS polls

Makkal Needhi Maiam (MNM) president Kamal Haasan did not figure in the second and final list of candidates for the Lok Sabha election and by-polls to...

BJP to support Independent candidate Sumalatha in Mandya

Independent candidate and multi-lingual actress Sumalatha received a big boost on Saturday with the BJP deciding to support her in Mandya to take on ...

Uma Bharti appointed BJP's national vice-president

The BJP appointed Union minister Uma Bharti, who has decided not to contest the Lok Sabha polls, its national vice-president. Uma, who represents Jha...

Temperatures soar in Kerala, 2 die of suspected sunburn

At least two persons have died of suspected sunburn in Kerala in the last two days even as the weathermen have warned that the maximum temperature wa...

Mayawati predicts BJP's doom in LS polls

BSP chief Mayawati predicted the BJP's loss in the Lok Sabha elections, saying they can do 'chowkidari' after losing the polls. In a tweet, she said ...

Militant killed in encounter in J&K's Shopian

A militant was killed on Friday in an encounter with security forces in Shopian district of Jammu and Kashmir, officials said. The security forces la...

Former cricketer Gautam Gambhir joins BJP

Former international cricketer Gautam Gambhir on Friday joined the BJP and is expected to be fielded in the Lok Sabha polls from one of the seats in ...

PM does not care about 'chowkidars': Rahul

Congress president Rahul Gandhi hit out at Prime Minister Narendra Modi, accusing him of not thinking about the welfare of watchmen, "behind whom you...

Oppn is natural habitat of terror apologists, insults forces: PM

Prime Minister Narendra Modi launched a fresh offensive on rival parties over the Pulwama terror attack and the subsequent IAF strike inside Pakistan...

HC sentences nine to life imprisonment in 'Dinakaran' office attack case

The Madras High Court on Thursday convicted nine people to life imprisonment in a case related to the attack on the office of Tamil daily 'Dinakaran'...

India boycotts Pakistan Day event as J&K separatists invited

The government on Friday decided to boycott the Pakistan National Day event to be held at its high commission in New Delhi as Kashmiri separatist lea...

16 candidates file nominations for LS polls in Karnataka

A BJP nominee is among the 16 candidates who filed their nominations in Karnataka on Thursday for the first phase of Lok Sabha polls in the state.G.S...

BJP announces candidates for 99 Assembly seats in Odisha

The BJP on Thursday announced names of its candidates for 99 of the 147 Assembly seats in Odisha which will go for a simultaneous polls along with Lo...

Smriti Irani to again take on Rahul Gandhi from Amethi

Several parliamentary constituencies are set to witness high-profile contest this election with the BJP announcing its first list of candidates and f...

BJP announces 13 candidates in Kerala for LS polls

Union minister Alphons Kannanthanam and former Mizoram governor Kummanam Rajasekharan are among 13 candidates fielded by the BJP in Kerala for the Lo...