Delhi needs comprehensive plan to fight pollution: Experts

New Delhi |Monday, 2019 3:45:05 PM IST

Without a comprehensive plan to address air pollution in the national capital, the odd-even scheme that is set to make a comeback in November will only provide limited gains, environment experts say.

Read more

Pollution dipped in last 3 years, still Delhi to have odd-even scheme

New Delhi |Monday, 2019 3:45:05 PM IST

In the last three years, pollution in Delhi decreased by 25 per cent. This is what Delhi Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal said on September 6 but just seven days later, he announced 'Odd-Even' scheme fo

Read more

Cong to repeat all MLAs in 2019 Maharashtra polls (Lead)

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

All sitting Congress MLAs would be repeated in the 2019 Maharashtra Assembly polls, sources said after the Central Election Committee (CEC) meeting, which was chaired by Congress interim chief Sonia G

Read more

Besieged Sharad Pawar to embark on poll tour of Maharashtra

Mumbai |Sunday, 2019 3:45:05 AM IST

Hoping to boost the morale of the emaciated Nationalist Congress Party (NCP), its supremo Sharad Pawar will embark on a tour of the state to study the political situation at the grassroots ahead of ne

Read more

Haryana Cong feud intensifies as polls approach

New Delhi |Sunday, 2019 11:45:06 PM IST

The feud between former Haryana Chief Minister Bhupinder Singh Hooda and former state party unit chief Ashok Tanwar is intensifying with Tanwar not responding to calls from the new Pradesh Congress Co

Read more

Amit Shah congratulates ABVP on DUSU poll victory

New Delhi |Saturday, 2019 3:15:05 AM IST

Union Home Minister Amit Shah here on Friday congratulated the Akhil Bharatiya Vidyarthi Parishad (ABVP) and its workers on the victory in the Delhi University Students Union (DUSU) elections.

Read more

BCCI polls to see campaigning, use of posters, pamphlets

New Delhi |Saturday, 2019 7:45:05 PM IST

In a first, the candidates fighting elections for the Board of Control for Cricket in India (BCCI) as well as the state bodies will be allowed to campaign using pamphlets and posters. But it comes wit

Read more

Sonia to chair CEC for Maharashtra Assembly polls

New Delhi |Saturday, 2019 8:15:05 PM IST

Eyeing the Maharashtra Assembly polls, Congress interim President Sonia Gandhi will hold a meeting of the party's Central Election Committee (CEC) to discuss candidates and election preparations in th

Read more

Govt to take Hindi to new heights by 2024 polls: Shah

New Delhi |Saturday, 2019 8:45:05 PM IST

Announcing that 'Hindi Diwas' will be celebrated publicly from 2020, Union Home Minister Amit Shah on Saturday said that Hindi would achieve new heights by the 2024 Lok Sabha election.

Read more

Ahead of Assembly polls, a push to make 'Ram' trending

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

Ahead of Assembly polls in four states, the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) has gone out full throttle to bring Lord Ram into the popular discourse through the use of soft power.

Read more

INLD breakaway faction releases 1st list for Haryana polls

Chandigarh |Saturday, 2019 3:15:05 AM IST

Haryana's regional outfit Indian National Lok Dal's (INLD) breakaway faction Jannayak Janata Party (JJP), led by Dushyant Chautala, on Friday announced its first list of seven candidates for the upcom

Read more

BJP terms odd-even plan a poll drama, AAP seeks support

New Delhi |Saturday, 2019 6:15:05 AM IST

While the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) here on Friday termed the Arvind Kejriwal government's the odd-even scheme launch plan in November a drama and poll stunt, the AAP asked the BJP to support it as

Read more