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  • US Presidential elections: Donald Trump casts early vote in Florida before continuing campaign trail Oct 24, 2020 08:15 PM IST

    US Presidential elections: Donald Trump casts early vote in Florida before continuing campaign trail

    Donald Trump said he 'voted for a guy named Trump' after he emerged from the polling centre

  • Govt taking steps to strengthen agriculture sector: PM Modi Oct 24, 2020 03:31 PM IST

    Govt taking steps to strengthen agriculture sector: PM Modi

    Narendra Modi was speaking after inaugurating three projects in Gujarat- one each related to agriculture, healthcare and tourism development- via video conference from New Delhi.

  • Karnataka CM Yediyurappa alerts BBMP officials on heavy rains forecast Oct 24, 2020 02:28 PM IST

    Karnataka CM Yediyurappa alerts BBMP officials on heavy rains forecast

    The direction comes a day after several parts of city, especially south Bengaluru region had faced the brunt of heavy rains as storm water drains overflowed, roads turned into rivulets and many houses were inundated.

  • Free COVID vaccine promise in Bihar poll manifesto perfectly in order: Nirmala Sitharaman Oct 24, 2020 01:56 PM IST

    Free COVID vaccine promise in Bihar poll manifesto perfectly in order: Nirmala Sitharaman

    Nirmala Sitharaman had released the Bharatiya Janata Party's (BJP) manifesto for the Bihar polls on Thursday. A highlight of the promises made in the document was free COVID vaccines for the state's people if the saffron party comes back to power.

  • Modi govt should bring white paper on demonetisation: Congress Oct 24, 2020 07:16 AM IST

    Modi govt should bring white paper on demonetisation: Congress

    Congress spokesperson Gourav Vallabh asked why is the government afraid to make public the names of entities involved in scams, the details of defaulters and transaction trails, since the Income Tax Department was probing all those with undisclosed incomes.

  • BJP demands arrest of Mehbooba Mufti for 'seditious' remarks Oct 24, 2020 07:12 AM IST

    BJP demands arrest of Mehbooba Mufti for 'seditious' remarks

    The BJP said "no power on earth" can either hoist the state flag again or restore Article 370, which granted special status to the erstwhile state of Jammu and Kashmir.

  • 'Didn't know 19 was a smaller number than 10': P Chidambaram on BJP's 19 lakh jobs promise in Bihar Oct 23, 2020 05:41 PM IST

    'Didn't know 19 was a smaller number than 10': P Chidambaram on BJP's 19 lakh jobs promise in Bihar

    "After mocking the RJD for promising to create 10 lakh jobs, the NDA has promised to create 19 lakh jobs in Bihar if elected,” P Chidambaram tweeted.

  • Bihar Election 2020 | Free vaccine promise cannot be legally faulted: Former poll panel chiefs Oct 23, 2020 04:54 PM IST

    Bihar Election 2020 | Free vaccine promise cannot be legally faulted: Former poll panel chiefs

    O P Rawat, who retired as the chief election commissioner in December 2018, reminded that the Supreme Court had made it clear that a party promising something in its manifesto should also mention the budgetary provisions it would put in place to fulfil the promise.

  • Bihar Election 2020: PM Modi attacks RJD in Sasaram, says 'lantern era' has ended Oct 23, 2020 12:18 PM IST

    Bihar Election 2020: PM Modi attacks RJD in Sasaram, says 'lantern era' has ended

    PM Modi said all the survey reports are saying that once again, the NDA is going to form the government in Bihar.

  • US Election 2020: Donald Trump's campaign tapes voters at drop boxes, threatens lawsuit Oct 23, 2020 11:56 AM IST

    US Election 2020: Donald Trump's campaign tapes voters at drop boxes, threatens lawsuit

    US President Donald Trump's re-election campaign acknowledged the taping in a letter from a lawyer that complained it had caught voters on video illegally depositing multiple ballots.

  • US Election 2020: Donald Trump claims he ‘won’ final presidential debate Oct 23, 2020 11:41 AM IST

    US Election 2020: Donald Trump claims he ‘won’ final presidential debate

    Shortly after the final presidential debate, US President Donald Trump retweeted favourable posts to suggest he did well in the debate. However, instant opinion polls showed his rival Joe Biden leading the impression battle.

  • US Election 2020: A mandate to be less like himself? It can be said that Donald Trump tried Oct 23, 2020 10:26 AM IST

    US Election 2020: A mandate to be less like himself? It can be said that Donald Trump tried

    If voters reject him next month, this will be the chief reason: The 2020 presidential campaign is different, and Donald Trump is not.

  • US Election 2020: Joe Biden and Donald Trump offer sharply different visions for the nation Oct 23, 2020 10:18 AM IST

    US Election 2020: Joe Biden and Donald Trump offer sharply different visions for the nation

    In a more restrained appearance during the final debate, President Donald Trump depicted Joe Biden as an ineffectual Washington insider. The former vice president accused the president of heartlessness for separating migrant families and inflaming racial tensions.

  • US Election 2020: Donald Trump, Joe Biden's presidential debate marked by clashes, but less chaos Oct 23, 2020 09:09 AM IST

    US Election 2020: Donald Trump, Joe Biden's presidential debate marked by clashes, but less chaos

    Whether because of that button or the terrible reviews — especially for President Donald Trump — the candidates interrupted each other far less frequently, even as they clashed on issues ranging from the coronavirus to crime to global warming.

  • Bihar Assembly Election 2020 highlights: 19 lakh jobs like the 15-lakh-in-bank-accounts promise: Rahul Gandhi's swipe at BJP Oct 23, 2020 08:10 AM IST

    Bihar Assembly Election 2020 highlights: 19 lakh jobs like the 15-lakh-in-bank-accounts promise: Rahul Gandhi's swipe at BJP

    Bihar Assembly Election 2020 highlights: Voting for 243 assembly seats in Bihar will be held on October 28, November 3 and November 7.

  • US Election 2020 | Russian hackers targeting state governments, local networks: Officials Oct 23, 2020 06:02 AM IST

    US Election 2020 | Russian hackers targeting state governments, local networks: Officials

    Russia is widely regarded in the cybersecurity community as the bigger threat to the 2020 US presidential election.

  • They're deriding Biharis: Randeep Singh Surjewala on BJP's vaccine poll promise in Bihar Oct 22, 2020 08:23 PM IST

    They're deriding Biharis: Randeep Singh Surjewala on BJP's vaccine poll promise in Bihar

    Many, including the Congress and the AAP, have slammed Sitharaman's poll promise saying the BJP government is politicising a necessity like the COVID vaccination at the time of a pandemic

  • BJP's free vaccine promise | Refer to state-wise election schedule to know when you will get it: Rahul Gandhi Oct 22, 2020 06:07 PM IST

    BJP's free vaccine promise | Refer to state-wise election schedule to know when you will get it: Rahul Gandhi

    BJP's manifesto, called ‘Paanch sutra, ek lakshya, 11 sankalp’, promises a COVID-19 vaccine to everyone in Bihar as soon as it is available.

  • CPI(M) calls Tripura CM 'little Hitler' after Biplab Kumar Deb asks BJP workers to uproot ‘seeds of communists’ Oct 22, 2020 04:13 PM IST

    CPI(M) calls Tripura CM 'little Hitler' after Biplab Kumar Deb asks BJP workers to uproot ‘seeds of communists’

    Addressing a programme of the BJP workers in Dhalai district, Deb had recently said, "You must ensure that all communist ideas and thinking cease to exist in Tripura by 2023. This is your assigned task and I call upon you to perform it."

  • People of Bengal have made India proud, says PM Modi in BJP’s big push ahead of 2021 assembly polls Oct 22, 2020 03:11 PM IST

    People of Bengal have made India proud, says PM Modi in BJP’s big push ahead of 2021 assembly polls

    Reaching out to the people of West Bengal during a Durga Puja event, Prime Minister Narendra Modi said though it was being celebrated on a limited scale due to the novel coronavirus pandemic, people’s enthusiasm was still unlimited.

  • Bihar Elections 2020:  Deputy CM Sushil Modi tests positive for COVID-19, hospitalised Oct 22, 2020 02:47 PM IST

    Bihar Elections 2020: Deputy CM Sushil Modi tests positive for COVID-19, hospitalised

    "Tested positive for CORONA. All parameters perfectly normal. Started with mild temp. No temp for last 2 days. Admitted to AIIMS Patna for better monitoring. CT scan of lungs normal. Will be back soon for campaigning (sic)," Modi said in a tweet.

  • Bihar Election 2020 | Phase 1: A look at candidates’ qualifications and criminal records Oct 22, 2020 01:51 PM IST

    Bihar Election 2020 | Phase 1: A look at candidates’ qualifications and criminal records

    Campaign for the 2020 Bihar election is gathering steam as we move closer to the first phase of polling. Here's a quick look at the candidates contesting in phase-1 of the polls.

  • US Election 2020 | Trump, Biden set for final presidential debate - here’s all you need to know Oct 22, 2020 01:26 PM IST

    US Election 2020 | Trump, Biden set for final presidential debate - here’s all you need to know

    With less than two weeks to go before the last ballots are cast, US President Donald Trump and his rival Joe Biden will try to leave a lasting impression on voters in the final presidential debate.

  • Bihar Election 2020: 375 crorepatis, 328 with criminal cases in the fray in phase 1 Oct 22, 2020 01:01 PM IST

    Bihar Election 2020: 375 crorepatis, 328 with criminal cases in the fray in phase 1

    Bihar Election 2020: A total of 1,066 candidates are in the fray for the 71 seats going to the polls in phase one.

  • US Election 2020 | Road to 270: Donald Trump's best path to victory hinges on Florida, Pennsylvania Oct 22, 2020 12:56 PM IST

    US Election 2020 | Road to 270: Donald Trump's best path to victory hinges on Florida, Pennsylvania

    While US President Donald Trump has multiple roads to victory, his most likely route hinges on winning two crucial battleground states: Florida and Pennsylvania. If he can claim both and hold onto other Sun Belt states, he will win.

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