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  • Senior Karnataka Congressman Quits Party, Says Chief Minister Arrogant

    Senior Karnataka Congressman Quits Party, Says Chief Minister Arrogant

    Senior Karnataka Congress leader AH Vishwanath quit the party on Friday after falling out with Chief Minister K Siddaramaiah named to lead the party against the BJP's BS Yeddyurappa for the assembly elections less than a year later. Mr Vishwanath, 67, is the second state leader to walk out this year, a setback for a party that is battling anti-incu...

  • As Rajini Fever Rises Again, OPS Says Too Early to Talk Alliance

    As Rajini Fever Rises Again, OPS Says Too Early to Talk Alliance

    Amid renewed speculation that a political career for Rajinikanth is round the corner, former Tamil Nadu Chief Minister O Panneerselvam weighed in today saying the superstar has "every right to come into politics," but would have to earn that place. He also said it was too early to talk about a possible alliance.

  • Arvind Kejriwal's Made A Call On Who To Back For President: Sources

    Arvind Kejriwal's Made A Call On Who To Back For President: Sources

    Arvind Kejriwal's Aam Aadmi Party or AAP has chosen a side in the Presidential election - it will back opposition candidate Meira Kumar, said sources. An announcement is expected tomorrow, said AAP sources.

  • 'Bihar Ki Beti' Meira Kumar Has Been Nominated Only To Lose: Nitish Kumar On Presidential Polls

    'Bihar Ki Beti' Meira Kumar Has Been Nominated Only To Lose: Nitish Kumar On Presidential Polls

    Bihar Chief Minister Nitish Kumar today made it clear that while he deeply respects Meira Kumar, the opposition's candidate for President, he will not reconsider his decision to back Ram Nath Kovind, the BJP's nominee for the country's top post.

  • In PM Narendra Modi's Presence, Ram Nath Kovind Files Nomination For President

    In PM Narendra Modi's Presence, Ram Nath Kovind Files Nomination For President

    Ram Nath Kovind, fielded by the ruling BJP-led national alliance, today filed nomination papers for President at Parliament House. In a big show of strength, BJP chief Amit Shah, top ministers and other leaders from the BJP and allied parties have reached and are now waiting for Prime Minister Narendra Modi to arrive.

  • Presidential Election 2017 Live - Since I Took Over As Governor, I Have No Political Affiliation: Ram Nath Kovind

    Presidential Election 2017 Live - Since I Took Over As Governor, I Have No Political Affiliation: Ram Nath Kovind

    Ram Nath Kovind, who has been chosen by the BJP for the post of President, filed his nomination papers in Parliament House in Delhi today. Prime Minister Narendra Modi accompanied the 71-year-old Mr Kovind along with many Chief Ministers, who have arrived in the national capital to support him.

  • Meira Kumar Made 'Scapegoat' By Congress: BJP

    Meira Kumar Made 'Scapegoat' By Congress: BJP

    The Congress has made Meira Kumar a "scapegoat" by fielding her as the opposition's presidential candidate, the BJP today said and questioned why the party did not nominate her when it was in a position to get her elected to the highest office.

  • Delhi BJP To Launch Special Membership Vistarak Yojna Drive Tomorrow

    Delhi BJP To Launch Special Membership Vistarak Yojna Drive Tomorrow

    The BJP's Delhi unit will launch a special drive -- 'Vistarak Yojna' (expansion plan) -- tomorrow to boost its membership before the next Assembly elections.

  • BJP's Youth Wing Leader Arrested For Printing Fake Notes

    BJP's Youth Wing Leader Arrested For Printing Fake Notes

    Police today recovered fake notes to a tune of Rs 1.37 lakh from the house of a local BJP youth wing leader in rural Thrissur, Kerala.

  • Not Denying It, Discussions Are On: Rajinikanth On Joining Politics

    Not Denying It, Discussions Are On: Rajinikanth On Joining Politics

    South superstar Rajinikanth, who is speculated to join active politics soon, today said that he is discussing the prospects with political leaders and he would make an announcement once he finalises it.

  • Not Backing 'Bihar's Daughter' A 'Historic Blunder': Lalu Yadav To Nitish Kumar

    Not Backing 'Bihar's Daughter' A 'Historic Blunder': Lalu Yadav To Nitish Kumar

    After announcing that Meira Kumar, a Dalit woman and former Lok Sabha Speaker, will be its candidate for President of India, the opposition made its next big move: it asked Nitish Kumar, Bihar Chief Minister, to return to the fold.

  • Loan Waivers Have Become A Fashion, Says Minister Venkaiah Naidu, Draws Criticism

    Loan Waivers Have Become A Fashion, Says Minister Venkaiah Naidu, Draws Criticism

    Union minister Venkaiah Naidu has drawn criticism from opposition parties and ally Shiv Sena for saying that "seeking loan waivers has become a fashion these days." Mr Naidu was speaking in Maharashtra, where the state government led by his party BJP has been petitioned by farmers to write-off their loans the way four other states have.

  • Wasn't Just That Nitish Kumar Bailed - But How - That Has Congress Upset

    Wasn't Just That Nitish Kumar Bailed - But How - That Has Congress Upset

    It's not just that Nitish Kumar has chosen to stand with the BJP on the matter of who should be President of India that has his ally, the Congress, in a mood. It's also that Nitish Kumar's exit from the Congress-pivoted bloc of opposition parties was rather, well, splashy.

  • Eye On Rashtrapati Bhavan, Ram Nath Kovind To Move Into Lutyens' Bungalow

    Eye On Rashtrapati Bhavan, Ram Nath Kovind To Move Into Lutyens' Bungalow

    Union Culture Minister Mahesh Sharma's official residence in Akbar Road will be the new temporary address of BJP's presidential nominee Ram Nath Kovind. Mr Kovind will be staying at the expansive 10 Akbar Road bungalow in the heart of Lutyens' Delhi for about a month till the presidential election on July 17, top sources said.

  • 'Leaders From Nitish Kumar's Party Helped Expose Lalu Yadav,' Says BJP Leader Sushil Modi

    'Leaders From Nitish Kumar's Party Helped Expose Lalu Yadav,' Says BJP Leader Sushil Modi

    Sushil Modi, the BJP's most senior leader in Bihar today told NDTV that leaders from within Chief Minister Nitish Kumar's government had helped him expose what he has alleged are corrupt land deals worth hundreds of crores by Lalu Yadav and his family. Lalu Yadav is Nitish Kumar's ally and his two sons are ministers in the Bihar government.

  • Highlights: BJP's Sushil Modi On Nitish Kumar Backing President Choice

    Highlights: BJP's Sushil Modi On Nitish Kumar Backing President Choice

    Bihar Chief Minister Nitish Kumar yesterday announced that he will back the BJP nominee for President, Ram Nath Kovind. His decision has been a huge setback for the opposition parties who have been in discussion with Congress vice president Sonia Gandhi to field a joint candidate for the Presidential polls that are scheduled to take place on July 1...

  • Humiliated, Say Rajasthan Families; 1.5 Lakh Homes Stamped 'I Am Poor'

    Humiliated, Say Rajasthan Families; 1.5 Lakh Homes Stamped 'I Am Poor'

    Painted in red in big Hindi letters on 1.5 lakh homes in Dausa is the declaration "I am poor", the yellow background facilitating the prominence of the slogan.

  • Lalu Yadav's Snap Chat About Nitish Kumar Over His Siding With BJP

    Lalu Yadav's Snap Chat About Nitish Kumar Over His Siding With BJP

    "We have already supported him, haven't we," said an irritable Lalu Yadav to reporters, hours after his ally, Bihar Chief Minister Nitish Kumar announced his decision to back their rival BJP's candidate for President of India.

  • Meira Kumar vs Ram Nath Kovind For President, Voting On July 17: 10 Facts

    Meira Kumar vs Ram Nath Kovind For President, Voting On July 17: 10 Facts

    Meira Kumar, former Lok Sabha Speaker, will be the opposition's candidate for President against the BJP's nominee, Ram Nath Kovind. It was decided at a meeting of 17 parties chaired by Congress president Sonia Gandhi in Delhi on Thursday evening. As expected, the Opposition has turned the presidential election into a Dalit vs Dalit contest and Lalu...

  • Presidential Election 2017: AIADMK's E Palaniswami Offers Support And More To BJP On President

    Presidential Election 2017: AIADMK's E Palaniswami Offers Support And More To BJP On President

    After Tamil Nadu Chief Minister E Palaniswami pledged the support of his faction of the AIADMK to Ram Nath Kovind, the BJP's nominee for President, O Panneerselvam of the rival faction has done the same this morning. The full AIADMK is on board with the BJP.

  • Not Break Point - Yet - But Nitish Kumar's Making Lalu Yadav Sweat

    Not Break Point - Yet - But Nitish Kumar's Making Lalu Yadav Sweat

    By backing the BJP's nominee for the President of India, Bihar Chief Minister Nitish Kumar has become the mega-disruptor of the collated front of opposition parties that was pitched two months ago by him to other opposition leaders like Sonia Gandhi.

  • No, Akshay Kumar Isn't Playing PM Narendra Modi

    No, Akshay Kumar Isn't Playing PM Narendra Modi

    Akshay Kumar won't be playing Prime Minister Narendra Modi on screen, a spokesperson for the actor confirmed after several media outlets ran headlines today on the reported casting

  • Yoga Teacher Ramdev And Amit Shah Just Broke A World Record

    Yoga Teacher Ramdev And Amit Shah Just Broke A World Record

    Yoga teacher Ramdev and BJP chief Amit Shah drew a record breaking crowd of 54,522 at the GMDC ground in Ahmedabad today for their 6:45 am session of yoga to celebrate International Yoga Day.

  • Team Opposition Shrinks Ahead Of Meeting To Pick Candidate For President

    Team Opposition Shrinks Ahead Of Meeting To Pick Candidate For President

    The Opposition move to field a joint candidate to take on the ruling BJP's nominee for President began in April, after Bihar Chief Minister Nitish Kumar met Congress president Sonia Gandhi in Delhi and urged her to lead the initiative. Mr Kumar's decision to back Ram Nath Kovind, the candidate picked by the Narendra Modi government for President, t...

  • It's Official. Nitish Kumar Will Back BJP On President. Here's Why.

    It's Official. Nitish Kumar Will Back BJP On President. Here's Why.

    Chief Minister of Bihar Nitish Kumar phoned Sonia Gandhi, the Congress boss, in April to suggest a corralling of opposition parties over the election of the President of India. Mr Kumar pitched the idea of a united opposition candidate as a test run for a Maha-Gathbandhan or Grand Alliance for the general election in 2019.

  • Amit Shah Gains Political Weight, Those Stressed About It Do Yoga: Ramdev

    Amit Shah Gains Political Weight, Those Stressed About It Do Yoga: Ramdev

    Yoga teacher Ramdev today led what he said was a record gathering of yoga enthusiasts - nearly 3 lakh - which could ensure him a place in the Guinness Book of World Records. He also had words of praise for BJP chief Amit Shah, who had joined him on the stage at Ahmedabad's GMDC grounds at 6.45 in the morning.

  • Nitish Kumar To Side With BJP On President, Sonia Gandhi Informed Too

    Nitish Kumar To Side With BJP On President, Sonia Gandhi Informed Too

    Nitish Kumar, the Chief Minister of Bihar, has decided to side with the government and back Ram Nath Kovind for President, top leaders of his party said today.

  • Practice Yoga Like PM Modi, Amit Shah, Says Baba Ramdev

    Practice Yoga Like PM Modi, Amit Shah, Says Baba Ramdev

    BJP chief Amit Shah joined Yoga guru Ramdev this morning at an event in Ahmedabad to celebrate the Inetrnational Yoga Day. The two perfomed Yoga moves in presence of thousands of participants, who had assembled at the city's GMDC ground since 5.30 am.

  • PM Narendra Modi Does Yoga In Rain, Thousands Join Him: 10 Points

    PM Narendra Modi Does Yoga In Rain, Thousands Join Him: 10 Points

    For about 20 minutes this morning, Prime Minister Narendra Modi performed yoga asanas in the light rain at Lucknow's Ambedkar Sabha Sthal, leading thousands of people in celebrating Yoga Day. In Ahmedabad's GMDC grounds, yoga teacher Ramdev and BJP chief Amit Shah drew a record breaking crowd of 54,522 for their 6.45. am yoga session. PM Modi persu...

  • BJP Ally Shiv Sena Announces Support For NDA's Presidential Pick

    BJP Ally Shiv Sena Announces Support For NDA's Presidential Pick

    A key ally of the ruling BJP, Shiv Sena today ended the suspense on its support to NDA's presidential candidate Ram Nath Kovind, saying it will back him.

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