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Mamata 'sticker didi', hijacked central schemes: Modi

Ranaghat (West Bengal) |Thursday, 2019 1:45:05 AM IST

Intensifying his attack on West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee, Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Wednesday termed her "sticker didi" who labelled central welfare schemes as those of her own gove

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Goa Congress flays delay in moving EVMs to strong room (lead)

Panaji |Thursday, 2019 6:15:05 AM IST

The Congress in Goa on Wednesday questioned the "lackadaisical attitude" of the poll authorities in the state while alleging inordinate delay in transportation of EVMs from polling centres to strong-r

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Almost 68% voter turnout in third phase of LS polls

New Delhi |Thursday, 2019 2:15:05 AM IST

The voter turnout during the third phase of the seven-phase elections was recorded at 67.97 per cent in the 117 Lok Sabha seats spread across 13 states and two Union Territories where polling took pla

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Decoded: Questions over EVMs after 10K glitches, EC swears by machines

New Delhi |Thursday, 2019 2:15:05 AM IST

In the midst of the election season, questions are being raised by various Opposition parties over the Electronic Voting Machines (EVMs) after about 10,000 of these machines malfunctioned at different

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Over 1.79 crore voters in Haryana: CEO

Chandigarh |Thursday, 2019 2:15:05 AM IST

There are over 1.79 crore voters in Haryana who are eligible to exercise their franchise on 10 Lok Sabha seats in the state on May 12.

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Indian Navy evacuates sick Australian sailor from ship

New Delhi |Thursday, 2019 2:15:05 AM IST

The Indian Navy has evacuated an Australian Navy Officer from HMAS Collins, returning to Australia from Chennai, after she developed acute abdominal pain, an official said on Wednesday.

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Vote for Gambhir now, appeals east Delhi MP Maheish Girri

New Delhi |Thursday, 2019 2:45:05 AM IST

BJP's outgoing East Delhi MP Maheish Girri, who was denied ticket by the party this time around, appealed to people of his constituency to vote for his replacement, cricketer-turned-politician Gautam

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Delhi MP Udit Raj joins Congress, calls BJP anti-Dalit (3rd Lead)

New Delhi |Thursday, 2019 1:45:05 AM IST

Dumped by the BJP, Delhi MP Udit Raj on Wednesday joined the Congress and alleged that he was denied a ticket for the Lok Sabha battle because the BJP was anti-Dalit and because he took a stand contra

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Rahul promises statutory status to NSC, NSA

New Delhi |Thursday, 2019 2:45:05 AM IST

The Congress will provide statutory status to the National Security Council and the office of the National Security Adviser if the party is voted to power, party President Rahul Gandhi said on Wednesd

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71.61% polling in Odisha in third phase of LS polls

Bhubaneswar |Thursday, 2019 1:45:05 AM IST

Odisha has recorded 71.61 per cent voter turnout in third-phase elections, said an official statement on Wednesday.

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Heatwave conditions in Delhi, no respite likely soon

New Delhi |Thursday, 2019 1:45:05 AM IST

Delhi witnessed heatwave conditions on Wednesday with the temperature recorded at 41.7 degrees Celsius, and people must brace for hot and dry days ahead as weather forecasters rule out possibility of

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Will go after the fixers in apex court, says SC (Lead)

New Delhi |Thursday, 2019 1:15:05 AM IST

The Supreme Court on Wednesday said "fixing" has no place in the judiciary and it will go to "the bottom of the conspiracy" to identify those involved as it heard a case pertaining to conspiracy to fr

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