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Lok Sabha election 2019

Congress issues statement decrying speculation on CWC, defends Rahul Gandhi

"CWC held a collective deliberation on the performance of the party, the challenges before it as also the way ahead, instead of casting aspersions on the role or conduct of any specific individual."

May 27, 2019, 14:50 PM IST

Lok Sabha election results create vacancies in Yogi Adityanath's cabinet, first reshuffle likely soon

This would be the first cabinet reshuffle since Adityanath was sworn in as the chief minister of Uttar Pradesh in March 2017.

May 27, 2019, 14:32 PM IST

BJP a Hindi heartland party? Check Karnataka, Goa, northeast: PM Narendra Modi

Gone are the days when the support base of the Bharatiya Janata Party was restricted to the Hindi heartland of the country. Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Monday highlighted the massive strides his party has taken in recent years to win the trust of people across the nation.

May 27, 2019, 14:07 PM IST

I may be PM but will always be party worker for you: Narendra Modi to BJP cadre in Varanasi

"The reason I was absolutely relaxed after the election was not because of confidence in myself but because of the confidence in the hard work all of you put in."

May 27, 2019, 12:54 PM IST

BJP won rural Bengal riding on Modi government's schemes

Besides, north Bengal and Jangalmahal, the BJP also won some seats in the Gangetic West Bengal like Hoogly. However, it failed to penetrate in any of the four urban seats in Kolkata and Howrah.

May 27, 2019, 11:07 AM IST

Jharkhand Congress chief Ajoy Kumar resigns after Lok Sabha election debacle

In Jharkhand, the BJP-AJSU Party alliance swept the polls, winning 12 of the 14 Lok Sabha seats while the Congress bagged only one seat.

May 27, 2019, 10:49 AM IST

43% newly-elected Lok Sabha MPs have criminal cases against them: ADR

According to ADR, in 2014, 185 (345) MPs had criminal charges and 112 MPs had serious criminal cases against them.

May 27, 2019, 09:56 AM IST

Smriti Irani targets Rahul Gandhi over his 'take care of Amethi with love' message after close aide Surendra Singh's murder

"To the person, who gave me the message, I would like to say that I have received the message loud and clear," Smriti Irani said.

May 27, 2019, 09:36 AM IST

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May 27, 2019, 08:38 AM IST

Lok Sabha election 2019: BJP creates new voter base among poor, backward

The NDA had secured a favorable outcome in 213 or 69 per cent of the seats in 2014, with a vote share of 41.4 per cent.

May 27, 2019, 08:23 AM IST

Shiv Sena takes a dig at Rahul Gandhi, says his personality does not attract people

Congress faced humiliating defeats in Lok Sabha election 2019 and managed to win just 52 seats.

May 27, 2019, 07:37 AM IST

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May 27, 2019, 07:28 AM IST

Live updates: Chemistry beat arithmetic this time, says PM in Varanasi

During his Varanasi visit, PM Modi will also offer prayers at the famous Kashi Vishwanath temple. 

May 27, 2019, 06:24 AM IST

Ready to sacrifice everything to safeguard country's values: Sonia Gandhi

In a letter addressed to the people of Rae Bareli, the Congress leader also thanked the Samajwadi Party and the Bahujan Samaj Party, which did not field any candidate against her.

May 26, 2019, 23:28 PM IST

Uttarakhand: Auto driver celebrates PM Narendra Modi's massive win by offering free rides

In a distinctive gesture, Prasad has claimed to be offering free rides to people in Haldwani till Modi`s swearing-in ceremony as the new Prime Minister of the country.

May 26, 2019, 23:28 PM IST

Chant 'Jai Shri Ram' so loudly that it's heard in West Bengal: Amit Shah in Ahmedabad

BJP president Amit Shah on Sunday urged the people here to chant `Jai Shri Ram` loudly enough to be heard in West Bengal, in an apparent dig at TMC president and Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee.

May 26, 2019, 23:01 PM IST

Doing 'internal assessment' of Panaji bypoll loss: Utpal Parrikar

Former Goa Chief Minister late Manohar Parrikar`s son Utpal on Sunday said that he would submit his 'internal assessment' of the loss of the prestigious Panaji assembly seat, formerly represented by his father for over two decades, to the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) state leadership.

May 26, 2019, 19:54 PM IST

Election Commission lifts model code of conduct with immediate effect

In an instruction to the cabinet secretary and chief secretaries of state governments, the commission said the model code had been lifted with immediate effect.

May 26, 2019, 19:48 PM IST

PM Narendra Modi receives congratulatory telephone calls from heads of several countries

PM Modi thanked all the dignitaries for their wishes, conveying his message to each of them.

May 26, 2019, 19:09 PM IST

Want to work for party's ideology, not any post: Congress president Rahul Gandhi

After the Lok Sabha poll debacle, while offering to resign as president of Congress party during the meeting of the Congress Working Committee (CWC) on Saturday, Rahul Gandhi said that he wanted to work for the party`s ideology and not for any post.

May 26, 2019, 18:16 PM IST