April 20, 2021 05:08 PM IST
After the Left Democratic Front government’s actions on the entry of women to the Sabarimala temple politically backfired, it is not taking any chances. The Pinarayi Vijayan government’s decision to hold the Thrissur Pooram reflects this reflex
- April 20, 2021 02:42 PM IST
"No free vaccines for 18-45 yr olds. Middlemen brought in without price controls. No vaccine guarantee for weaker sections. GOI''s Vaccine Discrimination- Not Distribution- Strategy," he said in a tweet.
- April 20, 2021 12:45 PM IST
How is the Haryana govt. preparing to cope up with the deteriorating situation? To understand the government’s strategy and programs, Mr. Yatish Rajawat, CEO of Center for Innovation In Public Policy (CIPP), spoke to Mr. Anil Vij, the minister for Home and Health in Haryana Government on behalf of MoneyControl.Com.
- April 20, 2021 10:58 AM IST
The party that ruled Bengal for 34 uninterrupted years has been relegated to the margins. The assembly election is all about the Trinamool and the BJP. Its history of political violence and dismal economic record have a lot to do with voters’ disenchantment with the Left.
- April 20, 2021 07:22 AM IST
West Bengal Elections 2021 LIVE Updates: Voting took place in a single phase in Kerala, Tamil Nadu and Puducherry on April 6, while voters in Assam cast their votes in three phases. The next phase of voting in West Bengal will happen on April 22. Catch the latest updates of the poll campaign here
- April 19, 2021 08:48 PM IST
BJP National President JP Nadda has said the cap on attendees will be applicable to public rallies of Prime Minister Narendra Modi also.
- April 19, 2021 03:37 PM IST
West Bengal has been reporting a constant surge in COVID-19 infections. As per the last update issued on April 18, a total of 8,419 new cases were reported - highest since the onset of pandemic.
- April 19, 2021 02:54 PM IST
Indicating that the EC may have decided against clubbing the remaining phases at the behest of the BJP, Banerjee, while addressing her rally here in Uttar Dinajpur, requested the poll panel to prioritise public health.
- April 19, 2021 01:49 PM IST
The former Prime Minister wrote a letter to his successor on April 18, suggesting five measures to battle the COVID-19 crisis, including ramping up vaccination and boosting the supply of medicines.
- April 19, 2021 01:37 PM IST
There’s a lot that is left to be desired from a society where the injustice towards women is trivialised, normalised and, even worse, unseen
- April 19, 2021 01:16 PM IST
India values its strategic autonomy, in some ways a metamorphosis of its traditional non-aligned stance from the Cold War
- April 19, 2021 11:28 AM IST
"Chinese occupation of Gogra-Hot Springs and Depsang plains is a direct threat to India's strategic interests including the DBO airstrip," he said on Twitter
- April 19, 2021 07:26 AM IST
West Bengal Elections 2021 Highlights: Voting took place in a single phase in Kerala, Tamil Nadu and Puducherry on April 6, while voters in Assam cast their votes in three phases. The next phase of voting in West Bengal will happen on April 22. Catch the latest updates of the poll campaign here
- April 19, 2021 12:51 AM IST
The COVID-19 caseload of West Bengal, where an eight-phase assembly election is underway, has soared to 6,59,927.
- April 18, 2021 08:49 PM IST
Despite the alarming rise in COVID-19 cases, April 19 is set to be a busy day for both the incumbent Trinamool Congress and the Bharatiya Janata Party as the battle for ballots in the state continues.
- April 18, 2021 11:43 AM IST
Senior Congress leader Rahul Gandhi also urged other political leaders to think about the consequences of holding large gatherings amid the current COVID-19 situation.
- April 17, 2021 04:33 PM IST
In a letter addressed to Prime Minister Narendra Modi, Thackeray had said that medical oxygen requirement in the state is projected to reach 2,000 metric tonnes per day by April-end from the present consumption of 1,200 MT per day.
- April 17, 2021 02:36 PM IST
The septuagenarian RJD supremo was airlifted to AIIMS Delhi in January last in view of his bad health.
- April 17, 2021 07:07 AM IST
West Bengal Assembly Election 2021 Highlights: Phase 5 of voting in 45 constituencies is underway. Catch the latest updates here
- April 16, 2021 06:09 PM IST
Kolkata South is a key urban seat for the saffron party. The PM may give a message to urban voters in the 11 constituencies of Kolkata district, as these voters in the past, voted for the TMC.
- April 16, 2021 04:46 PM IST
Mamata Banerjee, during a public meeting in Nadia district, said the BJP brought people from "worst-hit" states like Gujarat for erecting marquees for Prime Minister Narendra Modi's poll rallies.
- April 16, 2021 02:16 PM IST
There are 64 candidates contesting the fourth phase of West Bengal Assembly elections, who have declared serious criminal cases against themselves
- April 16, 2021 07:30 AM IST
West Bengal Elections 2021 Highlights: Voting took place in a single phase in Kerala, Tamil Nadu and Puducherry on April 6, while voters in Assam cast their votes in three phases. The next phase of voting in West Bengal will happen on April 17. Catch the latest updates of the poll campaign here
- April 15, 2021 07:55 PM IST
Polling for the fifth phase is set to take place in West Bengal on April 17. The previous four phases were held on March 27, April 1, April 6, and April 10, respectively.
- April 15, 2021 07:13 PM IST
Both the incumbent Trinamool Congress party and the Bharatiya Janata Party are engaged in a fierce battle to win the 2021 Bengal Assembly polls at a time India is grappling with the second wave of the coronavirus pandemic, with over two lakh COVID-19 cases being added on April 15.