United Progressive Alliance

Problem in Railways not new, given in 2014 as inheritance: Piyush Goyal

Problem in Railways not new, given in 2014 as inheritance: Piyush Goyal

"I am not giving an excuse, but problems in Indian Railways aren`t one or two years old, they were accumulated over years and were given to us in 2014 as inheritance," Goyal told the media.

Sep 30, 2017, 23:46 PM IST
Ram Nath Kovind is India's next President: How cross-voting by Opposition lawmakers boosted his bid

Ram Nath Kovind is India's next President: How cross-voting by Opposition lawmakers boosted his bid

Chhattisgarh, Madhya Pradesh, Haryana, Goa, Uttar Pradesh and Delhi are among other states that witnessed cross-voting in Ram Nath Kovind's favour.

Jul 20, 2017, 23:56 PM IST
Presidential Election 2017 Results: The states where Meira Kumar got more votes than Ram Nath Kovind

Presidential Election 2017 Results: The states where Meira Kumar got more votes than Ram Nath Kovind

While Ram Nath Kovind got 65.65 percent of the total valid vote value of 10,69,358, Meira Kumar got 34.35 percent.

Jul 20, 2017, 18:11 PM IST
Ram Nath Kovind is India's 14th President: His journey from Kanpur Dehat to Raisina Hills

Ram Nath Kovind is India's 14th President: His journey from Kanpur Dehat to Raisina Hills

Ram Nath Kovind, a former two-time Rajya Sabha MP, is known more as a Dalit champion than a Hindutva ideologue.

Jul 20, 2017, 16:30 PM IST
Khawar Qureshi hired as India's counsel in 2004: Why do you like 'Made in Pakistan' lawyer, BJP asks Congress

Khawar Qureshi hired as India's counsel in 2004: Why do you like 'Made in Pakistan' lawyer, BJP asks Congress

Pakistan's Khawar Qureshi was recommended by law firm Fox Mandal for the Dabhol power project case in 2004.

May 20, 2017, 15:42 PM IST
Congress-led UPA overlooked Indian lawyers, hired Pakistan's counsel at ICJ Khawar Qureshi in 2004

Congress-led UPA overlooked Indian lawyers, hired Pakistan's counsel at ICJ Khawar Qureshi in 2004

Congress spokesperson Abhishek Manu Singhvi defended the Congress' decision, saying Khawar Qureshi is an independent barrister and Pakistan also hires Indian lawyers.

May 20, 2017, 10:55 AM IST

Presidential Elections: Shiv Sena's vote kitty could prove crucial for BJP

In the 288-member Maharashtra Assembly, the BJP has 122 MLAs and claims to have the support of 12 more MLAs raising its tally to 134 MLAs, besides Sena's 63 MLAs.

Mar 29, 2017, 11:29 AM IST
Shashi Tharoor as UPA's PM candidate in 2019? Here is the Congress leader's response

Shashi Tharoor as UPA's PM candidate in 2019? Here is the Congress leader's response

Shashi Tharoor is currently MP from Thiruvananthapuram in Kerala.

Mar 17, 2017, 17:34 PM IST
Congress' claims punctured, former DGMO says never carried out surgical strikes earlier

Congress' claims punctured, former DGMO says never carried out surgical strikes earlier

Former DGMO Lt Gen Vinod Bhatia said the September 29 early morning surgical strikes on terrorist launch pads were "perfect", and displayed India's strong political will.

Oct 07, 2016, 09:05 AM IST