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Maharashtra BJP mulls snap polls by ending ties with Shiv Sena

The Sena-BJP relations took a worse turn in recent civic polls, which they fought separately, taking tenaciously on each other.

Mar 24, 2017 17:18 PM

Yogi Adityanath Govt's first 3 days: Anti-Romeo squads, closing slaughter houses, ban on pan masala | Key highlights

Yogi Adityanath, who sworn-in as the 21st Chief Minister of Uttar Pradesh on Sunday, has set the ball rolling by taking several crucial decisions in just three days of his...

Mar 22, 2017 17:28 PM

Supreme Court agrees to hear plea on alleged EVM tampering during assembly polls in five states

The Supreme Court on Tuesday agreed to hear on Friday a plea seeking a probe into allegations of alleged tampering of Electronic Voting Machines (EVMs) during polls, including the...

Mar 21, 2017 23:22 PM

Two Deputy Chief Ministers in UP to keep Yogi Adityanath free to perform his religious duties: Shiv Sena

Firing yet another salvo at the BJP, the Shiv Sena on Tuesday said Chief Minister Yogi Aditynath should concentrate more on delivering good governance rather than performing his...

Mar 21, 2017 16:36 PM

AAP urges EC to use ballot papers instead of EVMs in Gujarat assembly polls

The Aam Aadmi Party (AAP) on Monday urged the Election Commission (EC) that for “free and fair” conduct of the upcoming Gujarat assembly elections, ballot papers should be used...

Mar 21, 2017 09:54 AM

192 newly elected MLAs in five state assemblies have criminal cases, 540 are 'crorepatis': Report

Of the 690 newly elected MLAs to the five state assemblies as many as 192 have criminal cases against them, while 540 of the total are ‘crorepatis’, says a report.

Mar 20, 2017 19:42 PM

Goa CM Manohar Parrikar allots portfolios, Pandurang gets Power, D'Souza Urban Development

Portfolios were on Monday allotted by Goa Chief Minister Manohar Parrikar for his council of ministers. There are ten ministers including Parrikar in the BJP-led coalition...

Mar 20, 2017 16:51 PM

Mohali: Former Congress MLA's niece allegedly kills husband, body stuffed in suitcase found in BMW car

In a gruesome incident, a woman allegedly killed her husband with the help of her brother in Mohali near Chandigarh, reports said on Monday. The duo allegedly stuffed the body of...

Mar 20, 2017 14:07 PM

Goa Suraksha Manch alleges EVM tampering during Goa polls

GSM polled only 1.2 per cent of the total votes during the February 4 state elections in which they had contested on six seats in alliance with the MGP and Shiv Sena.

Mar 20, 2017 11:50 AM

UP CM Yogi Adityanath to meet senior officials of state ministries today; to meet Governor at 5 PM

Newly appointed Chief Minister of Uttar Pradesh Yogi Adityanath is going to meet senior officials of the state ministries on Monday. Later at 5 PM, Adityanath will also meet...

Mar 20, 2017 10:45 AM