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Rahul Gandhi to be PM if Congress gets maximum number of seats: Anand Sharma

Rahul Gandhi to be PM if Congress gets maximum number of seats: Anand Sharma

Congress leader Anand Sharma said Rahul Gandhi will be the next prime minister of the country if the Congress gets the highest number of seats in the April-May Lok Sabha polls.

Apr 21, 2019, 15:34 PM IST
EC issues notice to Sadhvi Pragya for remarks on Babri Masjid demolition

EC issues notice to Sadhvi Pragya for remarks on Babri Masjid demolition

Sadhvi Pragya stirred controversy on Saturday when she said in an interview to a television channel that she was also part of the group which demolished the Babri Masjid in Ayodhya. 

Apr 21, 2019, 15:33 PM IST
Sadhvi Pragya Thakur gets second EC notice over controversial for Babri remarks

Sadhvi Pragya Thakur gets second EC notice over controversial for Babri remarks

This is the second poll panel notice against Thakur since the saffron party announced her candidature on Wednesday.

Apr 21, 2019, 15:26 PM IST
If Uttar Pradesh can make you PM, it can remove you also: Mayawati warns Narendra Modi

If Uttar Pradesh can make you PM, it can remove you also: Mayawati warns Narendra Modi

In a series of tweets, Mayawati said that Modi was made PM by the people of UP and the people of the state have decided to remove him from the PM post after the ongoing Lok Sabha election.

Apr 21, 2019, 15:03 PM IST
Chhattisgarh: 2 naxals killed in Bijapur district

Chhattisgarh: 2 naxals killed in Bijapur district

The bodies have been recovered from the spot. Several weapons were also recovered.

Apr 21, 2019, 11:06 AM IST
Any Gandhi family member, from India or Italy, can't defeat PM Narendra Modi in Varanasi: Smriti Irani

Any Gandhi family member, from India or Italy, can't defeat PM Narendra Modi in Varanasi: Smriti Irani

Irani said the Gandhi family can bring family members from within the nation or from Italy but they will lose to PM Modi. 

Apr 21, 2019, 10:16 AM IST
Dehradun Police to use DNA testing to save children from begging racket

Dehradun Police to use DNA testing to save children from begging racket

In many cases, it has been suspected that innocent children never get to see their parents while those guilty of putting them to begging end up claiming to be their fathers and mothers.

Apr 21, 2019, 09:50 AM IST
Indian, US Navies hold anti-submarine warfare exercise

Indian, US Navies hold anti-submarine warfare exercise

Indian and the US` P-8 anti-submarine aircraft, along with the USS Spruance, a guided-missile destroyer, participated in the anti-submarine warfare training on April 15.

Apr 21, 2019, 09:36 AM IST
NRI candidate hopes to make a mark in East Champaran Lok Sabha constituency

NRI candidate hopes to make a mark in East Champaran Lok Sabha constituency

Srivastava was an IT engineer in Singapore before returning home to work for the masses. 

Apr 21, 2019, 09:20 AM IST
Jaya Prada symbolises women power that will destroy Azam Khan: Amar Singh

Jaya Prada symbolises women power that will destroy Azam Khan: Amar Singh

Amar Singh compares Azam Khan to Mahishasura and says Jaya Prada will bring an end to the evil.

Apr 21, 2019, 07:54 AM IST
Uttar Pradesh: 7 killed, 34 injured as bus rams into truck on Agra-Lucknow Expressway

Uttar Pradesh: 7 killed, 34 injured as bus rams into truck on Agra-Lucknow Expressway

The incident took place after a bus rammed into a truck on the expressway.

Apr 21, 2019, 07:44 AM IST
Congress leader Hardik Patel alleges threat to life, asks for police security

Congress leader Hardik Patel alleges threat to life, asks for police security

He has written a letter to the Superintendent of Police, Jamnagar, stating that he fears he might be attacked by antisocial elements during the roadshow.

Apr 21, 2019, 07:26 AM IST
Justice before family: Constable helps nab murder-accused son

Justice before family: Constable helps nab murder-accused son

Kailash Chandra informed his senior officers when he got to know his son had allegedly committed a murder.

Apr 21, 2019, 07:24 AM IST
Mayawati wants SP workers to learn discipline from BSP supporters

Mayawati wants SP workers to learn discipline from BSP supporters

 "The sloganeering and shouting you (SP) do in the middle of a speech, I think you should learn a little from the BSP people how they listen carefully to what I say."

Apr 21, 2019, 06:59 AM IST
Lok Sabha election 2019 updates: EC's Odisha poll observer Mohammed Mohsin transferred to Karnataka CEC office

Lok Sabha election 2019 updates: EC's Odisha poll observer Mohammed Mohsin transferred to Karnataka CEC office

The third phase polling will be held on April 23 (Tuesday) for 117 constituencies including those in Gujarat, Kerala, West Bengal, Uttar Pradesh and 11 other states.

Apr 21, 2019, 06:57 AM IST
BJP had no one with 'clean image' to field from Bhopal LS seat: Chhattisgarh CM

BJP had no one with 'clean image' to field from Bhopal LS seat: Chhattisgarh CM

BJP has fielded Sadhvi Pragya, an accused in the Malegaon blast case. It has invited ire from political rivals.

Apr 21, 2019, 06:47 AM IST
Jammu and Kashmir: Civilian injured in Anantnag district when terrorists opened fire on him

Jammu and Kashmir: Civilian injured in Anantnag district when terrorists opened fire on him

The incident took place in Jablipora village of Bijbehara in the district.

Apr 21, 2019, 06:18 AM IST
Announcement of names of Delhi candidates for 7 Lok Sabha seats on Sunday or day after: Sheila Dikshit

Announcement of names of Delhi candidates for 7 Lok Sabha seats on Sunday or day after: Sheila Dikshit

Dikshit was talking to reporters after inaugurating a control room at the Delhi Pradesh Congress Committee (DPCC) office for the Lok Sabha election campaign.

Apr 21, 2019, 06:05 AM IST
Odisha: BJD's Pinaki Mishra richest among 417 candidates in third phase

Odisha: BJD's Pinaki Mishra richest among 417 candidates in third phase

Out of 356 candidates in the assembly polls, 119 candidates have declared criminal cases, while 101 ave admitted in their affidavits of having serious criminal cases against them.

Apr 20, 2019, 23:37 PM IST
Campaign peaks in Karnataka for third phase of Lok Sabha poll

Campaign peaks in Karnataka for third phase of Lok Sabha poll

The 14 parliamentary constituencies are Chikkodi, Belgaum, Bagalkot, Bijapur (SC), Gulbarga (SC), Raichur (ST), Bidar, Koppal, Bellary (ST), Haveri, Dharwad, Uttara Kannada, Davanagere and Shimoga.

Apr 20, 2019, 23:28 PM IST