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Patil slams Governor over Speaker election

Mumbai: Maharashtra NCP president and former state minister Jayant Patil on Saturday took a a swipe at state Governor Bhagat Singh Koshyari for refusing to give permission to the previous Shiv Sena-led MVA government to elect the Speaker of the…

Opp. nominee Yashwant Sinha also to visit Hyderabad today

Hyderabad: Yashwant Singh, the Presidential candidate of the opposition parties will be arriving in Hyderabad on Saturday morning on a campaign to seek support for his candidature. On Saturday the BJP would also conduct its National Executive…

Celebrations break out in BJP MLAs camp

Mumbai: Soon after the Maharashtra Chief Minister Uddhav Thackeray announced his resignation, over FaceBook Live, BJP MLAs started celebrations at the hotel they are staying in Mumbai. As per the BJP party directive, all BJP MLAs are camping in a…

Abhishek Banerjee launches scathing attack on Meghalaya CM

Shillong: Trinamool Congress (TMC) national General Secretary Abhishek Banerjee on Wednesday launched a scathing attack against Meghalaya Chief Minister Conrad Sangma, saying that the National People's Party (NPP)-led government is "not a double…

Prez polls: JDS hints at backing NDA’s Droupadi Murmu

Bengaluru: Former Karnataka Chief Minister and JDS leader HD Kumaraswamy on Wednesday hinted at supporting NDA's presidential candidate Droupadi Murmu. "Murmu already has the numbers to win the presidential poll. She does not need our support.…

Uddhav Thakrey resigns as Maharashtra CM, on Facebook

Mumbai/New Delhi: As soon as the trends of arguments in the Supreme Court on Shiv Sena led Maha Vikas Aghadi's appeal  for stopping Floor Test in the Legislative Assembly were seen going against, Chief Minister decided to abandon the race. CM Uddhav…

Rebel Shiv Sena MLAs to donate Rs 51 lakh for Assam floods

Guwahati: The rebel Shiv Sena and independent MLAs of Maharashtra have decided to donate Rs 51 lakh for flood relief operations in Assam. Notably, around 45 rebel MLAs of Maharashtra have been staying at Radisson Blu hotel in Guwahati in Assam since…

Udaipur incident: Owaisi says such acts are unacceptable

Bhopal: AIMIM President and Hyderabad parliamentarian Asaduddin Owaisi, who is in the Madhya Pradesh capital for campaigning in favor of his party’s candidates contesting the civic bodies’ election, on Tuesday condemned the grisly killing of a tailor…

Goa Govt to amend law to protect ‘no man’s’ properties

Panaji: Goa Chief Minister Pramod Sawant on Monday said that the state government will amend the law to protect those properties owners of which are either abroad or which do not have heirs. Speaking to reporters after chairing a meeting on land…

AAP has run out of wind: Avinash Rai Khanna

Hamirpur: Himachal BJP in-charge Avinash Rai Khanna said on Sunday that the defeat of Gurmel Singh, the ruling Aam Aadmi Party's candidate in the Sangrur by-elections proves that the party has lost the faith of the masses. In a statement, Khanna…

Simranjit Singh Mann of SAD (A) shocks AAP in Sangrur LS poll

Sangrur (Punjab): In the bye election to Lok Sabha, Sangrur voters rejuvenated the sagging old hawk of Punjab politics, by sending Simranjit Singh Mann to Parliament. Known as sympathizer of the 'Khalistan movement' in the border state, his victory…

Mayawati: BSP to support Murmu in presidential polls

Lucknow: Bahujan Samaj Party (BSP) supremo Mayawati on Saturday announced that her party will support Bhartiya Janata Party-led National Democratic Alliance (candidate Draupadi Murmu in the Presidential elections. While attacking the opposition…