BJP's victory in Gujarat due to EVM: Nirupam

New Delhi | Monday, Dec 18 2017 IST

As BJP heads towards a comfortable victory in the Gujarat Assembly polls, Congress leader Sanjay Nirupam on Monday alleged that the ruling party's victory was not actually the mandate of the people bu

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Couple, two kids found dead in Chhattisgarh

Bhilai (Chhattisgarh) |Monday, 2017 3:15:04 PM IST

A couple and their two children were found dead in a house here early on Monday, police said.

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Senior UP police officer miffed over posting, goes on long leave

Lucknow |Monday, 2017 3:15:04 PM IST

Senior Uttar Pradesh police officer Amitabh Thakur on Monday proceeded on long leave, alleging discrimination and "improper posting".

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After early hiccups, BJP set to retain power in Gujarat (Sixth Lead)

Gandhinagar |Monday, 2017 11:45:04 AM IST

The ruling BJP was on Monday set to retain power in Gujarat, with its candidates on the victory lap in 104 of the 182 seats as the Congress again settled for the second place but with an improved show

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Equity indices surge as BJP set to win, Sensex up 300 points (Fourth Lead)

Mumbai |Monday, 2017 1:45:04 PM IST

The BSE Sensex surged by over 300 points during the mid-afternoon trade session on Monday after counting trends indicated a victory for the BJP in both Gujarat and Himachal Pradesh Assembly elections.

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RS disrupted over PM's allegations against Manmohan Singh

New Delhi |Monday, 2017 12:45:04 PM IST

The Rajya Sabha was on Monday disrupted soon after it met for the day as Congress members strongly protested the allegations levelled by Prime Minister Narendra Modi against his predecessor Manmohan S

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Khadi Board gears up for Saras Mela 2018

Ranchi | Monday, Dec 18 2017 IST

The Jharkhand Khadi Board would be organising the Saras Mela at the Morhabadi Grounds from December 22 to January 7, 2018. Jharkhand Khadi Board Chairman Sanjay Seth said all preparations for the e

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BJP supporters in Bengal celebrated election win at Guj and HP

Kolkata | Monday, Dec 18 2017 IST

West Bengal BJP president Dilip Ghosh reacting to outcome of the assembly polls in Gujarat and Himachal Pradesh said it was a forgone conclusion that the party will retain power in Gujarat and win at

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Parrikar congratulates Rupani for winning election

Panaji | Monday, Dec 18 2017 IST

Goa Chief Minister Manohar Parrikar on Monday congratulated his Gujarat counterpart Vijay Rupani for winning his assembly seat. Soon after trends started showing that the Bharatiya Janata Party (B

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Gujarat HC issues notice to Singhvi in Reliance Anil Ambani Group defamation suit

Ahmedabad |Monday, 2017 2:45:04 PM IST

The Gujarat High Court today issued a notice to Congress party spokesman Abhishek Singhvi in the Rs 5,000 crore defamation suit filed against him by the Reliance Anil Ambani group.

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Government introduces bills amid uproar in LS

New Delhi |Monday, 2017 2:15:04 PM IST

A bill that will put an end to the need for getting permission to transport bamboo was introduced in the Lok Sabha on Monday amid protests from Biju Janata Dal (BJD) MP Bhartruhari Mahtab.

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After early hiccups, BJP set to retain power in Gujarat (Fifth Lead)

Gandhinagar |Monday, 2017 10:45:04 AM IST

Gujarat's ruling BJP on Monday pledged to retain power as its candidates forged ahead of the main opposition Congress in 98 of the 182 Assembly seats, six more than the half-way mark needed to control

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