Suspense over Uttar Pradesh CM to end on Saturday, Manoj Sinha among front-runners; oath-taking ceremony on Sunday
The swearing-in ceremony of a new BJP government in Uttar Pradesh will take place on Sunday.Mar 17, 2017, 20:34 PM IST
The BJP cruised towards victory on Saturday in Uttarakhand while the Congress was left far behind as the counting for the Uttarakhand Assembly Election was underway.
Over 68 percent of the electorate voted in the Uttarakhand Polls 2017. The contest is mainly between the ruling Congress and the Bharatiya Janata Party.Mar 11, 2017, 16:28 PM IST
Satpal Maharaj, spiritual guru and former Congress MP who switched his loyalty to BJP, has alleged that he was denied higher responsibilities in Congress as the party considered him a "Hindu face".Feb 03, 2017, 13:52 PM IST
Uttarakhand Chief Minister Harish Rawat on Wednesday refuted allegations by some BJP leaders that ambitious centrally sponsored schemes related to Ganga were not progressing at the desired pace due to non-cooperation of the state government.May 27, 2015, 20:11 PM IST
Former Congress heavyweight Satpal Maharaj, who recently defected to BJP, Wednesday said his decision to join the saffron party was "well considered" and would never change.Apr 23, 2014, 19:44 PM IST
Amid rumours that his government was facing crisis of being reduced to a minority with Congress MLAs loyal to Satpal Maharaj likely to quit, Uttarakhand CM Harish Rawat said his MLAs were with him.Mar 23, 2014, 01:45 AM IST
In a blow to the Congress, Congress MP from Garhwal, Satpal Maharaj, quit the party on Friday and joined the Bharatiya Janata Party.Mar 21, 2014, 12:31 PM IST
Alleging neglect of the people of his Pauri Lok Sabha constituency, Congress MP Satpal Maharaj Thursday said he would not contest the coming parliamentary elections.Mar 13, 2014, 20:11 PM IST
Chairman of the Parliamentary
standing committee on defence Satpal Maharaj sought to
downplay the controversy over the alleged unnotified movement
of two Army units.
Rawat was commenting on the reported statement of Maharaj
that Bahuguna is giving plum posts to Rawat loyalists more
than his supporters.