National Conference, Congress decide to pitch common candidate for Rajya Sabha polls

Rajya Sabha elections in Jammu and Kashmir took a new turn on Tuesday with National Conference and Congress deciding to pitch a common candidate -- Ghulam Nabi Azad -- to defeat what they termed as "unholy alliance" of PDP and BJP.

Modi ''deserted'' wife, says Congress'' Kamat; BJP hits back

Congress leader and former union minister Gurudas Kamat Tuesday made a scathing attack on Narendra Modi, saying the prime minister was "still married" and had "deserted" his wife. The BJP promptly ticked him off, saying he has "lost his mental balance".

Photo voter slips to be issued soon for Delhi Assembly polls

The Election Commission will soon begin the process of distributing photo voter slips to the electors for the Delhi Assembly polls scheduled on February 7.

JD(U), Cong at odds over Nitish party support to AAP in Delhi

Brushing aside Congress protest, JD(U) on Tuesday said it would extend support to the Aam Aadmi Party (AAP) in Delhi poll.

Congress questions delay in Jharkhand Cabinet expansion

Congress leader Banna Gupta on Tuesday alleged that the development work of the state was being hampered due to unnecessary delay in cabinet expansion of the Raghuvar Das-headed BJP-AJSU Party government.

Only AICC can question me, Karti Chidambaram tells TNCC

Turning the tables on Tamil Nadu Congress committee president EVKS Elangovan, who slapped a showcause notice on him, Karti Chidambaram on Tuesday refused to give him an explanation and said only the All India Congress Committee's disciplinary committee was competent to seek it.

BJP's Mission 185 in Bihar a day dream: Congress

The Congress on Tuesday termed the BJP's mission in Bihar to win 185 seats in the Assembly polls later this year as "Mungeri Lal Ke Haseen Sapne" (day dreaming).

Kiran Bedi's poll promise: 'Will make Delhi a world class city'
Kiran Bedi's poll promise: 'Will make Delhi a world class city'

Bharatiya Janata Party chief ministerial candidate Kiran Bedi on Tuesday said that making Delhi a world class city will one of her top priorities.

PM Narendra Modi busy doing his own 'PR', says Rahul Gandhi
PM Narendra Modi busy doing his own 'PR', says Rahul Gandhi

Prime Minister Narendra Modi was busy doing his own "PR" (public relations) and has not done anything concrete so far, Congress vice president Rahul Gandhi said Tuesday.

Congress accuses BJP of "double speak" on Indo-US nuke deal

Congress on Monday accused BJP of doing a "U Turn" and "double-speak" over the Indo-US civil nuclear agreement questioning why it had opposed the measure when UPA government was pushing for the deal.

Delhi polls: Arvind Kejriwal defies EC, reiterates 'bribe' appeal

Despite Election Commission's warning to refrain from making such remarks, AAP chief Arvind Kejriwal on Monday once again exhorted Delhiites to accept bribes from BJP and Congress but vote for his party.

Kerala politics: Is UDF closing door on Pillai?

The Congress-led United Democratic Front (UDF) Monday decided not to invite one of its founders, R Balakrishna Pillai, to its meeting to be held here Wednesday.

Israel`s Netanyahu defends US Congress address

Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu on Sunday defended his decision to accept a controversial invitation to address the US Congress that has sparked a bitter row with the White House.

Arvind Kejriwal claims not invited to R-Day; AAP, Congress slam Centre

Expressing surprise, former Delhi Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal on Saturday claimed the Centre has not extended him an invite to attend the Republic Day celebrations.

Amid Cong protest, 'Saraswati Vandana' held in Gujart civic schools

Amid protest by Congress councillors, 'Saraswati Vandana' was organised on Saturday in more than 450 schools run by the Ahmedabad Municipal Corporation (AMC) which termed it as a "huge success".

Manmohan's daughter putting together everything he said in 10 years

Author Daman Singh, daughter of former prime minister Manmohan Singh, Saturday said she failed to understand why people label her father as "silent" and revealed she was coming up with a collection of "everything" he said in the last 10 years.

'It's a tough road ahead' my father told me: President Pranab's daughter

Confident about winning her maiden election from the prestigious Greater Kailash Assembly constituency, President Pranab Mukherjee's daughter Sharmistha is going by her father's valued advice of putting in "hard work" and "being patient".

TNCC slaps show cause notice on Karti Chidambaram

Tamil Nadu unit of Congress on Friday issued a show cause notice to its leader Karti Chidambaram, son of former Union Minister P Chidambaram, seeking explanation for some of his remarks against the party and veteran leader Kamaraj.

Congress releases manifesto for Delhi Assembly polls

Cyber cafes for students, cheap power for domestic consumers and waiver on inflated water bills are some of the promises made by the Congress Friday in its manifesto for the Feb 7 Delhi Assembly polls.

New ministry will work for the people: Tarun Gogoi

Assam Chief Minister Tarun Gogoi on Friday dismissed suggestions that the reshuffle in his Council of Ministers was done with an eye on the 2016 Assembly polls in the state and said the new ministers would work for the people of the state.