>>   congress


Manipur Assembly elections: 168 candidates to contest in first phase

A total of 168 candidates spread across 38 constituencies are in fray for the first phase of Manipur Assembly elections to held on March 4.

Feb 19, 2017 20:39 PM

UP Elections 2017: Over 61.16 per cent voter turnout in third phase amid peaceful polling

In the 2012 Assembly and 2014 Lok Sabha polls, the turnout in these areas was 59.96 and 58.43 per cent respectively. The polling percentage was 64.2 in the first phase of the...

Feb 19, 2017 19:46 PM

Uttar Pradesh polls 2017: Over 61.16 per cent voter turnout in third phase

Besides BSP supremo Mayawati, Home Minister Rajnath Singh with his family cast their votes in Lucknow while Chief Minister Akhilesh Yadav voted in Saifai (Etawah).

Feb 19, 2017 18:45 PM

UP Polls 2017 | SP-Congress alliance a pact between two sinking ships: PM Modi in Fatehpur

With the apex court breathing down its neck, UP Police on Saturday filed a FIR against the tainted minister in connection with cases of alleged gang rape and attempt to rape a...

Feb 19, 2017 16:48 PM

Two arrested in murder connection of Congress Corporator in Bhiwandi

Manoj Mhatre (53), a corporator from Bhiwandi-Nizampur Municipal Corporation in the powerloom town, was allegedly attacked with sharp weapons and then fired at from point-blank...

Feb 19, 2017 13:20 PM

Shiv Sena should pull out of govt, Congress is ready for mid-term polls: Ashok Chavan

On BJP’s ‘transparency’ plank for the BMC polls, Chavan wondered why the party had not thought of transparency for the 22 years it has been in power in the civic body.

Feb 19, 2017 11:34 AM

UP polls: 189 crorepatis, 116 with criminal cases to contest in 4th phase of election

A total of 189 crorepati candidates are in fray for the fourth phase of Uttar Pradesh assembly elections to be held on February 23, while 116 have declared criminal cases against...

Feb 18, 2017 21:28 PM

Tariq Hameed Karra joins Cong, says BJP-PDP alliance implementing RSS agenda

Former Lok Sabha member of PDP Tariq Hameed Karra on Saturday joined Congress and said the move was necessitated as the PDP-BJP alliance was only implementing the "RSS agenda" in...

Feb 18, 2017 20:04 PM

SP-Cong alliance is opportunistic, it aims to avoid crushing defeat in UP: Mayawati

The ruling SP has “unleashed jungle raj” in Uttar Pradesh and to avoid a “crushing defeat” in this Assembly polls it has formed an “opportunistic” alliance with the...

Feb 18, 2017 00:14 AM

Assembly polls: UP needs no 'adopted son', says Priyanka Gandhi on PM Modi remark

Priyanka Gandhi on Friday joined brother Rahul Gandhi in attacking Prime Minister Narendra Modi over his "adopted son" remark, saying Uttar Pradesh does not need an outsider when...

Feb 17, 2017 23:45 PM