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Election Results 2019: Gopal Kanda, Controversial MLA With Lone Seat, Key To BJP's Haryana Plans

Election Results 2019: Gopal Kanda, Controversial MLA With Lone Seat, Key To BJP's Haryana Plans

Reported by Mohammed Ghazali, Edited by Deepshikha Ghosh | Friday October 25, 2019, Chandigarh

A controversial politician who was once the target of BJP protests could help the ruling party form government after it failed to win a majority in the Haryana election. Gopal Kanda, one of the eight MLAs that the BJP is looking to for support, has turned kingmaker with one seat.

Haryana Election Results 2019: From National Election Defeat To Kingmaker, The Rise Of Dushyant Chautala

Haryana Election Results 2019: From National Election Defeat To Kingmaker, The Rise Of Dushyant Chautala

Press Trust of India | Thursday October 24, 2019, Chandigarh

The results of the Haryana Assembly elections may have settled the debate on the legacy of former Deputy Prime Minister and Jat stalwart Devi Lal in the favour of his great grandson Dushyant Chautala.

"Just 2-3 Hours Of Sleep A Day": Yogeshwar Dutt On Life As A Politician

"Just 2-3 Hours Of Sleep A Day": Yogeshwar Dutt On Life As A Politician

Reported by Nidhi Kulpati, Edited by Jimmy Jacob | Thursday October 17, 2019, Bali (Sonepat)

Haryana Assembly Election 2019: After years spent wrestling for the country's glory, Yogeshwar Dutt entered a different kind of arena when he threw in his lot with the ruling BJP last month. His fight will now be for votes in the upcoming Haryana elections, and the road ahead promises to be tough.

Haryana Election 2019: 2014 Newcomer Manohar Lal Khattar Is BJP's Safe Bet In Haryana In 2019

Haryana Election 2019: 2014 Newcomer Manohar Lal Khattar Is BJP's Safe Bet In Haryana In 2019

Edited by Stela Dey | Thursday October 17, 2019, New Delhi

Election in Haryana: Haryana Chief Minister Manohar Lal Khattar has been an RSS man all his life. He joined the Rashtriya Swayamsevak Sangh, the BJP's ideological mentor, in 1977 and moved to the BJP after 17 years.

Devendra Fadnavis - Chief Minister Who "Changed Politics" in Maharashtra

Devendra Fadnavis - Chief Minister Who "Changed Politics" in Maharashtra

Written by Saurabh Gupta | Wednesday October 16, 2019, New Delhi

Few outside Maharashtra had heard of Devendra Fadnavis when Prime Minister Narendra Modi and BJP chief Amit Shah handpicked him five years ago for the post of Chief Minister. The 49-year-old, a compromise candidate in a power tussle that had vexed the BJP, became one of the youngest Chief Ministers of Maharashtra.

Economics Nobel Prize 2019: Before Abhijit Banerjee, Esther Duflo, 5 Couples Won Nobel Honours

Economics Nobel Prize 2019: Before Abhijit Banerjee, Esther Duflo, 5 Couples Won Nobel Honours

Edited by Anuj Pant | Monday October 14, 2019, New Delhi

After India-born Abhijit Banerjee and Esther Duflo became yet another couple to win the coveted Nobel Prize, the Nobel Committee released a "Partners in science" list to commemorate other power couples who had similarly made history by winning the prize in several other categories.

Abhijit Banerjee, The Man Who Took On Global Poverty And Won A Nobel

Abhijit Banerjee, The Man Who Took On Global Poverty And Won A Nobel

Edited by Jimmy Jacob | Monday October 14, 2019, New Delhi

Indian-American economist Abhijit Banerjee created headlines across the world today when he, along with two other world-renowned experts in field, was awarded the Nobel Prize for Economics for "their experimental approach to alleviating global poverty".

Haryana Election 2019: London-Educated 27-Year-Old Is BJP's Bet In Muslim-Majority Seat

Haryana Election 2019: London-Educated 27-Year-Old Is BJP's Bet In Muslim-Majority Seat

Written by Sukirti Dwivedi | Friday October 11, 2019, Mewat

Twenty-seven-year-old Nauksham Chaudhary - the BJP candidate for the Punhana seat in Haryana's Mewat district - has the kind of profile that is unheard of when it comes to election contenders in India.

'Do Not Shoot!': The Last Moments Of Communist Revolutionary Che Guevara

'Do Not Shoot!': The Last Moments Of Communist Revolutionary Che Guevara

Kristine Phillips, The Washington Post | Wednesday October 09, 2019

His leg riddled with bullets, his gun knocked out of his hand, Ernesto "Che" Guevara surrendered.

Haryana Polls 2019: Bhupinder Hooda Declares Rifle, Revolver, Pistol Among Rs 15 Crore Assets

Haryana Polls 2019: Bhupinder Hooda Declares Rifle, Revolver, Pistol Among Rs 15 Crore Assets

Press Trust of India | Friday October 04, 2019, Chandigarh

Haryana Polls 2019: Two-time Haryana chief minister and senior Congress leader Bhupinder Singh Hooda declared assets worth Rs 15.66 crore in his affidavit filed on Friday along with nomination papers, in which he also mentioned possessing a rifle, a revolver and a pistol.

Aaditya Thackeray: From Yuva Sena Chief To His Electoral Debut From Worli

Aaditya Thackeray: From Yuva Sena Chief To His Electoral Debut From Worli

Press Trust of India | Friday October 04, 2019, Mumbai

Yuva Sena chief Aaditya Thackeray, who has made family history by entering electoral politics, shares passion for creativity with his grandfather, father and uncle.

Maharashta Election 2019: Nitesh Rane, Who Led 'Mud Attack', Is A BJP Candidate In Maharashtra

Maharashta Election 2019: Nitesh Rane, Who Led 'Mud Attack', Is A BJP Candidate In Maharashtra

Reported by Saurabh Gupta, Edited by Deepshikha Ghosh | Friday October 04, 2019, Mumbai

Nitesh Rane, a former Congress MLA and son of former Maharashtra Chief Minister Narayan Rane, joined the BJP on Thursday, weeks before the October 21 state polls.

Maharashtra Election 2019: Eknath Khadse Among Big Names Left Out Of BJP's Poll List

Maharashtra Election 2019: Eknath Khadse Among Big Names Left Out Of BJP's Poll List

Reported by Saurabh Gupta, Edited by Deepshikha Ghosh | Friday October 04, 2019, Mumbai

The ruling BJP has dropped three top leaders from its list of candidates for the October 21 Maharashtra election. Former minister Eknath Khadse, once the party's second most important leader in Maharashtra, cabinet minister Vinod Tawde and another former minister Prakash Mehta have been benched.

Maharashtra Assembly Election 2019: BJP Fields Eknath Khadse's Daughter Rohini Eknathrao Khadse From Muktainagar

Maharashtra Assembly Election 2019: BJP Fields Eknath Khadse's Daughter Rohini Eknathrao Khadse From Muktainagar

Press Trust of India | Friday October 04, 2019, Mumbai

The Bharatiya Janata Party or BJP today released its fourth list of seven candidates for the October 21 Maharashtra Assembly election, dropping senior leader Eknath Khadse and cabinet minister Vinod Tawde.

Haryana Finance Minister Abhimanyu Has Assets Worth Over Rs 170 Crore

Haryana Finance Minister Abhimanyu Has Assets Worth Over Rs 170 Crore

Press Trust of India | Thursday October 03, 2019, Chandigarh

The assets of Haryana Finance Minister Captain Abhimanyu have more than doubled in the past five years. In his nomination papers for the Haryana assembly elections, the BJP leader disclosed that he had assets worth Rs 170.41 crore against Rs 77.36 crore during the 2014 assembly elections.