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Samajwadi Party dissolves its UP unit, Akhilesh to remain state chief

Last Updated: Thursday, May 22, 2014, 15:25

Stung by rout at the recently concluded General Elections, Samajwadi Party on Thursday dissolved its Uttar Pradesh unit, two days after 36 SP leaders having Minister of State (MoS) status in the state government were sacked.

Lack of communication among UPA partners cost polls: NCP

Last Updated: Wednesday, May 21, 2014, 23:47

Failure of PM Manmohan Singh to be more assertive and lack of communication in the Union Cabinet and among the UPA constituents led to the worst-ever electoral debacle for Congress, NCP suggested.

Somnath Chatterjee calls for immediate change in CPI-M leadership

Last Updated: Wednesday, May 21, 2014, 21:20

In the backdrop of CPI-M`s dismal show in Lok Sabha poll, former party stalwart Somnath Chatterjee pitched for an immediate change in the party`s leadership.

Sad on quitting as MLA but people of Maninagar are happy: PM-designate Narendra Modi

Last Updated: Tuesday, May 20, 2014, 21:44

Narendra Modi said that he was sad on quitting as MLA but the people of Maninagar were happy that he had become the Prime Minister of India.

Prime Minister designate Modi gets grand welcome at Ahmedabad airport

Last Updated: Tuesday, May 20, 2014, 21:39

A grand welcome was given to Narendra Modi and his aide Amit Shah when they arrived here at the city airport after the President appointed him as the Prime Minister of the country.

Narendra Modi appointed Prime Minister of India, South Block awaits him

Last Updated: Tuesday, May 20, 2014, 18:34

Armed with a thumping victory in Lok Sabha polls 2014, Narendra Modi will take oath as India`s 15th Prime Minister on May 16 at 6 pm.

How BJP``s online campaign proved vital for success

Last Updated: Tuesday, May 20, 2014, 10:21

With the BJP registering a thumping victory in the general election, significant credit goes to the party`s online campaign to tap the general psyche by connecting with millions of youngsters.

Vladimir Putin, French president congratulate Narendra Modi

Last Updated: Monday, May 19, 2014, 23:31

New Delhi: Presidents of Russia and France have congratulated Prime Minister-elect Narendra Modi on BJP`s landslide victory in the general election and hoped that bilateral ties will further improve and strengthen under his leadership.

I`m not a star whiling away my time: Hema Malini on political journey

Last Updated: Monday, May 19, 2014, 12:13

Hema Malini, who has won the Mathura parliamentary seat on a Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) ticket, is determined to prove all the cynics and smirkers wrong.

How will Narendra Modi`s key aide Amit Shah be rewarded for BJP’s spectacular win in UP?

Last Updated: Monday, May 19, 2014, 01:36

The way Amit Shah handled his latest responsibility — Narendra Modi-led BJP`s UP campaign — has shown that this electrifying BJP leader has it in him to take up larger roles.

Many offsprings of politicos get a thumbs down in polls

Last Updated: Sunday, May 18, 2014, 10:09

This year`s Lok Sabha elections saw many of the sons and daughters of Congress leaders failing to retain their family strongholds as party`s tally dipped to a historic low of 44 seats out of 543.

Delhi`s Independents fail to make any impact in LS polls

Last Updated: Sunday, May 18, 2014, 09:13

Performance of most of the 57 Independent Lok Sabha candidates from Delhi was dismal with the exception of beauty queen Ruby Yadav from South Delhi and two namesakes of West Delhi`s AAP candidate Jarnail Singh.