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  • Hardeep Singh Puri hits back at Congress for attacking govt over Central Vista redevelopment project May 07, 2021 06:25 PM IST

    Hardeep Singh Puri hits back at Congress for attacking govt over Central Vista redevelopment project

    The accusation comes hours after Congress leader Rahul Gandhi criticised the Narendra Modi government for executing the project, terming it a "criminal wastage", while asking the dispensation to focus on people's lives during the COVID-19 pandemic.

  • In Kerala, it is time for the old Congress guard to make way for the young May 03, 2021 06:50 PM IST

    In Kerala, it is time for the old Congress guard to make way for the young

    The state’s senior Congress leadership, largely under the thumb of Mullappally-Chennithala-Chandy trio, has failed miserably to get the party combat-ready against the might of the Left Democratic Front

  • Assam Election Result 2021: BJP-led NDA wins second term with 75 seats, Congress' grand alliance fails to impress May 02, 2021 11:26 PM IST

    Assam Election Result 2021: BJP-led NDA wins second term with 75 seats, Congress' grand alliance fails to impress

    The opposition 'Grand Alliance' comprising the Congress, AIUDF and eight other parties won 50 seats.

  • NDA on course to form govt in Puducherry, crosses majority mark May 02, 2021 10:34 PM IST

    NDA on course to form govt in Puducherry, crosses majority mark

    AINRC Chief and former Chief Minister N Rangasamy triumphed in Thattanchavady constituency and wrested the seat from DMK.

  • Puducherry Election Result 2021| NDA wins 12 assembly seats, set to form govt in Puducherry May 02, 2021 06:49 PM IST

    Puducherry Election Result 2021| NDA wins 12 assembly seats, set to form govt in Puducherry

    As the results for 14 out of 30 assembly seats were declared, the AINRC bagged eight, BJP three, DMK one and Congress two, the Election Commission said.

  • Assam Election Result 2021: BJP-led NDA ahead in 77 seats, trends indicate victory May 02, 2021 01:00 PM IST

    Assam Election Result 2021: BJP-led NDA ahead in 77 seats, trends indicate victory

    Assam Election Result 2021: BJP candidates are leading in 54 seats, while those of its ally AGP in 10 and UPPL in seven.

  • Kerala Election Result 2021 | Irinjalakuda Assembly Constituency: R Bindu defeats Kerala Congress' Thomas Unniyadan by 5,949 May 02, 2021 11:44 AM IST

    Kerala Election Result 2021 | Irinjalakuda Assembly Constituency: R Bindu defeats Kerala Congress' Thomas Unniyadan by 5,949

    Kerala Assembly Election Result 2021 | Irinjalakuda constituency: R Bindu of the CPI (M) took on Thomas Unniyadan of the KC (J) and Jacob Thomas of the BJP.

  • Youth Congress leader answers SOS call for oxygen by New Zealand High Commission May 02, 2021 11:24 AM IST

    Youth Congress leader answers SOS call for oxygen by New Zealand High Commission

    On May 1, the youth congress leader had also posted a video of his team delivering oxygen cylinders at the Embassy of the Philippines in New Delhi.

  • Kerala Election Result 2021 | Chittur Assembly Constituency: K Krishnakutty wins against Congress' Sumesh Achuthan with over 30k votes May 02, 2021 10:26 AM IST

    Kerala Election Result 2021 | Chittur Assembly Constituency: K Krishnakutty wins against Congress' Sumesh Achuthan with over 30k votes

    Kerala Assembly Election Result 2021 | Chittur constituency: K Krishnakutty of the Janta Dal (Secular) contested Sumesh Achuthan of the Congress and V Natesan of the BJP.

  • Assembly Elections 2021 | Congress not to participate in election debates on counting day May 02, 2021 09:16 AM IST

    Assembly Elections 2021 | Congress not to participate in election debates on counting day

    Congress chief spokesperson Randeep Surjewala said in view of the serious coronavirus situation in the country, the party's spokespersons will not participate on the TV debates after poll results are out.

  • Kerala Election Result 2021 | Nemom Assembly Constituency: CPI's V Sivankutty defeats BJP's Kummanam Rajasekharan by 3,949 votes May 02, 2021 08:54 AM IST

    Kerala Election Result 2021 | Nemom Assembly Constituency: CPI's V Sivankutty defeats BJP's Kummanam Rajasekharan by 3,949 votes

    Kerala Assembly Election Result 2021 | Nemom constituency: V Sivankutty of the CPI(M) took on BJP’s Kummanam Rajasekharan and K Muraleedharan from the Congress.

  • Kerala Election Result Highlights: PM Modi congratulates Kerala CM Pinarayi Vijayan, LDF on historic win May 02, 2021 07:00 AM IST

    Kerala Election Result Highlights: PM Modi congratulates Kerala CM Pinarayi Vijayan, LDF on historic win

    Kerala Election Result 2021 Highlights: Counting of votes began at 8 am. The ruling Left Democratic Front (LDF) has secured a historic win bucking the four-decade-long trend of voting out incumbents in Kerala

  • Assam Election Result Highlights: Asom Gana Parishad wins 9 seats; Bodoland People's Front wins 4 May 02, 2021 06:42 AM IST

    Assam Election Result Highlights: Asom Gana Parishad wins 9 seats; Bodoland People's Front wins 4

    Assam Election Result 2021 Highlights: BJP will clinch a comfortable win in the north eastern state as the alliance crosses the half way mark which stands at 64.

  • World shaken by India's COVID-19 situation; Modi govt focussed on imagery, brand-building: Rahul Gandhi May 01, 2021 08:34 PM IST

    World shaken by India's COVID-19 situation; Modi govt focussed on imagery, brand-building: Rahul Gandhi

    Gandhi, who was among the first to cancel his rallies and had also urged other political leaders to do so, noted that the second COVID-19 wave is a tsunami th.

  • Congress wins big in Karnataka Urban Local Body polls, gets 7 out of 10 ULBs May 01, 2021 06:51 PM IST

    Congress wins big in Karnataka Urban Local Body polls, gets 7 out of 10 ULBs

    Congress State President DK Shivakumar expressed happiness as his party won by gaining seven out of ten Urban Local Bodies.

  • Puducherry Exit Poll Results 2021: Poll of Polls predicts clean sweep for NDA with 18-21 seats Apr 29, 2021 10:52 PM IST

    Puducherry Exit Poll Results 2021: Poll of Polls predicts clean sweep for NDA with 18-21 seats

    Puducherry Exit Poll 2021: Both exit poll surveys predict a win for the BJP alliance. The halfway mark in the 30-member assembly stands at 16.

  • Puducherry Exit Poll Results 2021: NDA likely to form next government; to get 16-20 seats, predicts Republic CNX Exit Poll Apr 29, 2021 07:43 PM IST

    Puducherry Exit Poll Results 2021: NDA likely to form next government; to get 16-20 seats, predicts Republic CNX Exit Poll

    Puducherry Exit Poll Results 2021 Live Updates: This means that BJP will form second government in South India after Karnataka.

  • Kerala Exit Poll Results 2021: Poll of polls predicts incumbent LDF to retain power Apr 29, 2021 07:40 PM IST

    Kerala Exit Poll Results 2021: Poll of polls predicts incumbent LDF to retain power

    All major post-poll surveys predicted the a victory for the Left Front. If the polls are reflective of the actual results, then LDF would emerge as the first incumbent ruling coalition in Kerala, in the last four decades, to retain power.

  • West Bengal Exit Poll Results 2021: Poll of polls projects close TMC-BJP contest Apr 29, 2021 07:23 PM IST

    West Bengal Exit Poll Results 2021: Poll of polls projects close TMC-BJP contest

    A number of surveys predicted a secure mandate for the Trinamool, whereas, some of the exit polls projected a BJP win.

  • Joe Biden talks tough on China in first speech to Congress Apr 29, 2021 07:52 AM IST

    Joe Biden talks tough on China in first speech to Congress

    "China and other countries are closing in fast. We have to develop and dominate the products and technologies of the future," Biden said.

  • West Bengal Election 2021 Phase 8: 23% candidates have criminal records, 19% crorepati Apr 28, 2021 02:27 PM IST

    West Bengal Election 2021 Phase 8: 23% candidates have criminal records, 19% crorepati

    Fifty of the candidates for the eighth phase have serious criminal cases against them.

  • West Bengal Election 2021 Highlights: EC makes negative COVID-19 report or full vaccination mandatory for candidates, polling agents to enter counting halls on result day Apr 28, 2021 07:27 AM IST

    West Bengal Election 2021 Highlights: EC makes negative COVID-19 report or full vaccination mandatory for candidates, polling agents to enter counting halls on result day

    West Bengal Election 2021 Highlights: Campaigning for the assembly polls has concluded. The last phase of voting will happen on April 29, followed by exit polls, and counting of votes of May 2

  • Rahul Gandhi raises questions on govt's priorities after bids invited for central vista project Apr 23, 2021 06:16 PM IST

    Rahul Gandhi raises questions on govt's priorities after bids invited for central vista project

    Rahul Gandhi said that this happening when there are no tests being done, vaccines are not available and there is shortage of oxygen and ICU beds in the country.

  • Shashi Tharoor apologises to Sumitra Mahajan’s son for his wrong tweet on her demise Apr 23, 2021 04:28 PM IST

    Shashi Tharoor apologises to Sumitra Mahajan’s son for his wrong tweet on her demise

    Shashi Tharoor and few media organisations had on Thursday announced the demise of Mahajan (78). However, the Congress MP and others had later deleted the tweets after BJP leaders pointed out that she was fine

  • West Bengal Elections 2021 Highlights | PM Modi tempers attack on Mamata Banerjee as he winds up Bengal campaign Apr 23, 2021 07:28 AM IST

    West Bengal Elections 2021 Highlights | PM Modi tempers attack on Mamata Banerjee as he winds up Bengal campaign

    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. Polling in Bengal is happening in eight phases. Catch the latest updates of the poll campaign here

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