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  • Congress releases 'horse trading' video; BJP questions authenticity Nov 01, 2020 10:20 PM IST

    Congress releases 'horse trading' video; BJP questions authenticity

    Refuting the allegations at a press conference in Surat, the state BJP chief accused the Congress of spreading lies as it was staring at defeat in all the eight seats.

  • Explained | How will the astronauts vote from space ahead of the US Elections 2020? Oct 06, 2020 10:10 PM IST

    Explained | How will the astronauts vote from space ahead of the US Elections 2020?

    In this edition of the Explained series, Moneycontrol's Shraddha Sharma explains how the astronauts will exercise their right to vote on November 3.

  • How COVID-19 has changed Kerala’s NRIs from white knights to bête noires Jul 04, 2020 11:05 AM IST

    How COVID-19 has changed Kerala’s NRIs from white knights to bête noires

    Is there an underlying political calculus to the Left government’s actions that explains its hostile attitude towards expatriates returning, or trying to return, to Kerala?

  • John Bolton unmasks Donald Trump: Can India count on the US President? Jun 22, 2020 02:32 PM IST

    John Bolton unmasks Donald Trump: Can India count on the US President?

    Donald Trump’s get-tough-with-China policy is apparently tied to his re-election, swinging between China’s inclination to buy more US farm products and getting tough with China after the pandemic

  • Politics | It’s BS Yediyurappa vs BJP’s central leadership in Karnataka Jun 16, 2020 10:26 AM IST

    Politics | It’s BS Yediyurappa vs BJP’s central leadership in Karnataka

    Instead of trying to shove him aside rudely, the best option for the BJP central leadership will be to co-opt Yediyurappa in the search for his successor, and give him a chance to exit honourably

  • Politics | Taiwan shows how to check Chinese influence Jan 21, 2020 01:38 PM IST

    Politics | Taiwan shows how to check Chinese influence

    The push by Taiwan’s civil society and youth against China’s influence in its domestic affairs and national politics has lessons for India which has to get more wary of its eastern neighbour and its ways.

  • 63.36% votes cast in second phase of polling in Jharkhand Dec 07, 2019 07:00 PM IST

    63.36% votes cast in second phase of polling in Jharkhand

    The voting figure is likely to go up as reports from remote places are awaited.

  • Policy | Electoral bonds promote what they are supposed to prevent Dec 04, 2019 10:25 AM IST

    Policy | Electoral bonds promote what they are supposed to prevent

    Electoral bonds have given detractors a great tool to sharpen their campaign against the Union government, which has been accused of keeping the form and trappings of democracy, but killing the spirit of democratic institutions.

  • Karnataka: Bypolls to 15 assembly seats now on Dec 5, says Election Commission Sep 27, 2019 09:40 PM IST

    Karnataka: Bypolls to 15 assembly seats now on Dec 5, says Election Commission

    The counting will take place on December 9 as per the new schedule.

  • Politics | Has Howdy Modi changed Trump’s views towards India? Sep 24, 2019 03:03 PM IST

    Politics | Has Howdy Modi changed Trump’s views towards India?

    Donald Trump has always been transactional and through the Houston event PM Modi has caught his attention. If this leads to a significant increase in votes for Trump in 2020, India will acquire significant leverage in his second presidency.

  • Politics | Is it status quo in Israel? Sep 18, 2019 03:14 PM IST

    Politics | Is it status quo in Israel?

    If the second election in five months to the Knesset does not deliver a decisive mandate, Israel faces the prospect of a long period of political haggling once again.

  • Real estate received $2.2 bn institutional funding in first half of 2019: Report Jul 31, 2019 03:28 PM IST

    Real estate received $2.2 bn institutional funding in first half of 2019: Report

    MMR saw maximum inflows of 530 mn dollars. NCR saw minimal inflows

  • Meme-makers catch Tamil Nadu’s imagination Jul 30, 2019 11:35 AM IST

    Meme-makers catch Tamil Nadu’s imagination

    “Every...closed society has a cant of its own. Tamil memes are a reflection of an insular society trying to close a system inwards instead of extending its cultural borrowings,” said N Kalyan Raman, writer and translator.

  • Mithai and Halwa: How AIADMK, DMK are turning Dravidian political discourse Jul 30, 2019 11:15 AM IST

    Mithai and Halwa: How AIADMK, DMK are turning Dravidian political discourse

    The two Dravidian majors – the ruling AIADMK and the principal opposition DMK — never miss out an opportunity to have a go at the other. While the AIADMK is employing mithai to target the DMK, the latter is using halwa to attack the other.

  • Politics | The fears surrounding simultaneous elections are exaggerated Jun 27, 2019 11:27 AM IST

    Politics | The fears surrounding simultaneous elections are exaggerated

    The political stars have aligned in favour of ‘one nation, one poll’ and this opportunity must not be missed.

  • Finance ministry readying for full budget around July 10 May 27, 2019 03:44 PM IST

    Finance ministry readying for full budget around July 10

    Policies to raise farm income could be spelt out in the budget, as also measures to spur investment and private sector hiring

  • Lok Sabha election results: NDA crosses 300-mark in early trends May 23, 2019 10:50 AM IST

    Lok Sabha election results: NDA crosses 300-mark in early trends

    Moneycontrol Deputy Executive Editor Gaurav Chowdhury gets in conversation with author and senior journalist Rasheed Kidwai to discuss these key trends.

  • Lok Sabha Polls 2019 counting day: Early trends give BJP massive lead May 23, 2019 10:02 AM IST

    Lok Sabha Polls 2019 counting day: Early trends give BJP massive lead

    Trends suggest that the BJP is leading across Karnataka and West Bengal as of 9.30 am, while Shashi Tharoor is trailing in Thiruvananthapuram.

  • If election results follow exit polls, expect Nifty to sprint towards 12,000: Brokerages May 20, 2019 01:54 PM IST

    If election results follow exit polls, expect Nifty to sprint towards 12,000: Brokerages

    Most of the exit polls indicate over 300 seats for the BJP-led NDA. The optimism of a stable government is reflected in Nifty already, CLSA said in a note

  • On the Road with Moneycontrol | Who will win Delhi’s three-way battle? May 20, 2019 01:24 PM IST

    On the Road with Moneycontrol | Who will win Delhi’s three-way battle?

    The following article is an initiative of moneycontrol and Zoomcar India and is intended to create awareness among the readers.

  • Markets | How to trade the election verdict on May 23 May 14, 2019 09:56 AM IST

    Markets | How to trade the election verdict on May 23

    Here are some options strategies that take into account all 3 post-election scenarios: a strong Modi government; a weak Modi government; and if no alliance/party gets a clear majority

  • Policy | Why the MSP is not lifting agricultural prices May 06, 2019 01:13 PM IST

    Policy | Why the MSP is not lifting agricultural prices

    Nafed and other agencies are sitting over 35 lakh tonnes of pulses procured over the last three years.

  • Week in 5 charts: Market ends flat amid Q4 earnings, election; rupee advances May 04, 2019 12:12 PM IST

    Week in 5 charts: Market ends flat amid Q4 earnings, election; rupee advances

    On a weekly basis, the rupee gained 80 paise at 69.22 on May 3 against the April 26 closing of 70.02.

  • Trade modifications to keep in mind ahead of Lok Sabha election results May 04, 2019 11:25 AM IST

    Trade modifications to keep in mind ahead of Lok Sabha election results

    We will go through four trade modifications along with the Whys and the Work Arounds

  • Market patterns suggest that 2019 could turn out to be a mirror image of 2009 May 04, 2019 09:14 AM IST

    Market patterns suggest that 2019 could turn out to be a mirror image of 2009

    Deep cuts were witnessed in Sept-Oct 2008, a sideways dull market from Oct 2008 to March 2009 followed by consolidation in the pre-election rally. The same scenario has been repeated in 2018-19 till now

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