After the 10 rounds of counting, Mehbooba secured 16,897 votes against her nearest rival and Congress candidate Hilal Ahmad Shah's 5,529 votes.
25 Jun 2016, 1.36 pm | Source: PTI
Communist Party of India said India should not think if the US has agreed to a slot for New Delhi in Nuclear Suppliers' Group (NSG), everyone else will agree to it
25 Jun 2016, 12.16 pm | Source: PTI
Congress today said Subramanian Swamy wants to become the Finance Minister and termed his diatribe against Arun Jaitley as an "open war".
24 Jun 2016, 10.04 pm | Source: PTI
Unfazed by the government and BJP distancing themselves from his remarks, Subramanian Swamy continued his attack on Chief Economic Adviser Arvind Subramananian while dismissing Finance Minister Arun Jaitley's counsel for restraint
23 Jun 2016, 7.58 pm | Source: PTI
West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee on June 23 reiterated that her government will continue to oppose foreign direct investment in various sectors, including pharmaceutical and agriculture, as it will "kill Indian brands"
23 Jun 2016, 7.58 pm | Source: PTI
"Prime Minister Narendra Modi deserves praise for making 130 countries perform yoga. The world bends if somebody makes it do so. Through yoga, Modi made 130 nations lay on the ground.
23 Jun 2016, 1.00 pm | Source: PTI
Congress on June 22 dubbed Subramanian Swamy as the "undeclared spokesman" of Prime Minister Narendra Modi after the BJP MP targeted Chief Economic Adviser Arvind Subramanian seeking his sacking and asked the PM to "clarify wheth...
22 Jun 2016, 9.16 pm | Source: PTI
BJP said it does not agree with its Rajya Sabha MP Subramanian Swamy's criticism of Chief Economic Adviser Arvind Subramanian and termed it as "completely his personal opinion"
22 Jun 2016, 4.12 pm | Source: PTI
Accusing the government of not being sincere in its intent, senior Congress leader Anand Sharma today said easing of FDI norms in some sectors have been done while ignoring national interests and after "surrendering" to pressure o...
21 Jun 2016, 7.22 am | Source: PTI
Uddhav was addressing Shivsainiks on the occasion of Sena's 50th foundation day here. As he broached the topic of MCGM elections, it evoked a strong chorus from the crowd "no alliance, let us contest alone".
20 Jun 2016, 7.28 am | Source: PTI
Karnataka Cabinet is all set to be revamped in a day or two with Chief Minister Siddaramaiah saying he has got the green signal from the Congress High Command to drop some ministers and induct fresh faces
18 Jun 2016, 1.56 pm | Source: PTI
Bhagat Singh Koshiyari from Uttarakhand and Rameshwar Teli from Assam are among those likely to be included in the Narendra Modi Cabinet, sources told CNN-News18.
16 Jun 2016, 6.32 pm | Source: NEWS18.com
Leader of Opposition in Delhi Assembly Vijender Gupta on June 14 termed as "moral defeat" for Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal his government's failure to get Presidential assent to the Office of Profit Bill and demanded his resigna...
14 Jun 2016, 9.00 pm | Source: PTI
"The Lt Governor of National Capital Territory of Delhi with Chief Minister of National Capital Territory of Delhi is pleased to allocate portfolio of Transport Department to Satyendar Jain, Minister," a notification issued by GAD...
14 Jun 2016, 2.24 pm | Source: PTI
In a jolt to the AAP government, President Pranab Mukherjee has refused to give assent to a legislation that protects 21 party MLAs, who have been appointed Parliamentary Secretaries, and face the prospect of disqualification.
14 Jun 2016, 12.08 pm | Source: PTI
Uttar Pradesh is going to polls in 2017 and the move is being done with the aim to woo Muslim and Brahmin voters in the state. Prasada is known to be a good organisational leader and is close to party vice president Rahul Gandhi.
14 Jun 2016, 12.00 pm | Source: Moneycontrol.com
BJP on June 13 alleged a scam worth Rs 1000 crores in centrally sponsored schemes including PMGSY in Uttarakhand and demanded a CBI probe into the irregularities
13 Jun 2016, 10.16 pm | Source: PTI
Skipping any mention of controversial issues, Prime Minister Narendra Modi on June 13 asked party workers to follow seven mantras, including empathy and restraint in their conduct, and said people are not content with mere slogans...
13 Jun 2016, 6.14 pm | Source: PTI
Asserting that the future belongs to it, the BJP today said its fortunes are on the rise, including in east and south India where it did not enjoy significant presence earlier, while that of Congress are on decline which is re...
13 Jun 2016, 4.50 pm | Source: PTI
PM Modi drew standing ovations from US lawmakers this week on a visit to Washington D.C. but, like President Barack Obama, has faced a struggle in his two years in power to get legislation through a hostile second chamber.
13 Jun 2016, 11.26 am | Source: Reuters
Taking strong objections to India-US joint statement, CPI today accused the NDA government of bringing about a "total right-wing shift" in country's foreign policy and expressed apprehensions that the same will have "immense negat...
12 Jun 2016, 10.52 am | Source: PTI
Union Minister M Venkaiah Naidu and BJP Vice President O P Mathur and two other party nominees were today elected to Rajya Sabha from Rajasthan in the elections in which Congress-backed independent candidate Kamal Morarka was defe...
12 Jun 2016, 10.50 am | Source: PTI
Prime Minister Narendra Modi, party president Amit Shah, senior members of the Union Cabinet, chief ministers of BJP-ruled states and members of Parliament will take part in the meet.
11 Jun 2016, 3.52 pm | Source: NEWS18.com
While 30 of the total 57 seats in the current round of biennial elections to the Upper House have already been decided without a contest, the fate of candidates for the remaining 27 seats will be decided by this evening when the r...
11 Jun 2016, 11.42 am | Source: PTI
Scarred by subsequent electoral losses, Congress could now field Priyanka Gandhi Vadra into active politics
10 Jun 2016, 6.21 pm | Source: NEWS18.com
"In the recent Assembly elections, BJP has fared well. It has formed a government for the first time in Assam, it has done well in West Bengal. But the people of our country have given a resounding verdict," Madhav said at a progr...
10 Jun 2016, 7.18 am | Source: PTI
Maharashtra chief minister Devendra Fadnavis, on June 3, 2016, approved a 32-km metro line connecting Mumbai with adjoining Thane.
08 Jun 2016, 6.55 pm | Source: CNBC-Awaaz
West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee in her first meeting with business chambers since assuming office for the second term urged business leaders to "act" instead of merely speaking and praising the government
07 Jun 2016, 6.38 pm | Source: PTI
West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee expressed confidence and optimism on rolling out of the Goods and Services Tax (GST), even as she raised concern over 'Smart City' project, another flagship project of the BJP-led NDA gov...
07 Jun 2016, 6.38 pm | Source: PTI
The meeting, to be held in a day or two at Sahyadri state guest house here, is also likely to discuss much-awaited expansion of Cabinet.
07 Jun 2016, 7.26 am | Source: PTI