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BJP – TMC Clash During Amit Shah’s Roadshow; BJP Blames Mamata Over the Scene

Kolkata:BJP president Amit Shah's roadshow in connection with the polls ended up in a violent clash between the BJP and TMC student wing workers on the streets of Kolkata on Tuesday. Clashes began when BJP...

EC Orders Repolling in Odisha

New Delhi: The Election Commission of India (ECI) has ordered repolling in 34 booths in 10 districts of Odisha, which recently hit by cyclone Fani, on May 19. Chief Electoral Officer Surendra Kumar, on Tuesday,...

Hindu Terror Row: Criminal complaint on Kamal Haasan for hurting religious sentiments

Delhi:A criminal complaint was filed against actor turned politician Kamal Haasan for allegedly 'hurting religious sentiments of Hindus by associating terrorism with Hindu religion in Tamil Nadu on 12 May. The complaint was filed at Delhi's...

How Gandhi’s killer can be called great, asks Asaduddin Owaisi

Hyderabad: All India Majlis-e-Ittehadul Muslimeen chief Asaduddin Owaisi joined the Hindu terror controversy backing Kamal Haasan. He asked, "How can the killer of Gandhi be called great? Who killed the Father of the nation?"The statement...

MNM demands resignation of AIADMK’s KT Rajendra Balaji

Chennai:Makkal Needhi Maiam demanded the resignation of AIADMK minister KT Rajendra Balaji, from Tamil Nadu cabinet for saying Kamal Haasan's tongue must be cut off for Godse remark. He is Minister for Milk and Dairy...

I’ve been a victim of media, says Mani Shankar Aiyar

New Delhi:As his 2017 remark on Modi, where he referred to Modi as "Neech Aadmi", became controversial, Mani Shanker Aiyar agreed to have made certain statements about him, however, refused to discuss things in...

No chance for a third front, says M.K Stalin

Chennai:DMK president M.K Stalin, said on Tuesday (14th May) that he doesn't see a chance for the formation of a third front. However, he said the final decision will be taken only after May...

What have you done for the unemployed youth, Rahul Gandhi to Modi

Neemuch (MP):Congress president Rahul Gandhi took a jibe at Narendra Modi regarding his interview with actor Akshay Kumar where he spoke about mangoes. Addressing an election rally at Neemuch, ahead of the fourth and last...

Modi Government Going to Lose This Election, Says Mayawati

New Delhi: Keeping on attacking the BJP, Bahujan Samaj Party (BSP) chief Mayawati, on Tuesday, said Modi government is losing this election. She also claimed that the RSS stopped supporting Modi government and this has...

He’s On People’s Radar; Priyanka Mocks Modi

Indore: Congress general secretary Priyanka Gandhi Vadra on Monday took a jibe at Prime Minister Narendra Modi over his 'cloud theory' saying he' s on people's radar. The Congress leader further said that Modi promised...

Supreme Court grants bail to Priyanka Sharma, arrested for Meme on Mamata

Delhi:Supreme Court granted conditional bail to BJP youth wing worker Priyanka Sharma on giving a written apology for posting an undesirable picture of West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee on social media. Priyanka is...

Opposition has finalised 10 PM names, says Mamata

Delhi:The alliance made by opposition parties have finalised 10 prime ministerial candidates and won't take much time to decide, informed Mamata Banerjee. She revealed this in an interview given to The Indian Express. She...

EC Orders Repolling in Faridabad Booth After BJP Agent Influences Voters

New Delhi:The Election Commission of India on Monday suspended the presiding officer Asoti in Faridabad and ordered repolling at the booth after it was found that a polling agent had forced a voter to...

Modi Worse Than Duryodhana, Says Mamata Banerjee

Kolkata: Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee continues her attack on Narendra Modi. This time she compared him with Duryodhana, the main villain of the epic Mahabharat. On Sunday, at a rally in South 24 Parganas...

EC Condemns Giriraj Singh For His ‘Grave’ Remark

New Delhi:The Election Commission, on Sunday, has issued show cause notice to Union Minister and Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) Lok Sabha candidate from Bihar's Begusarai constituency, Giriraj Singh for his 'Grave' remark against the Muslim...

Case Against BJP Leader For Thrashing Polling Officer In Bhadohi

Bhadohi (Uttar Pradesh): An FIR was filed against BJP leader, Dinanath Bhaskar, who allegedly thrashed a polling officer of booth number 359 of Aurai assembly. Badohi went for polls in the sixth phase of General...

Diggy Raja panicked says Shivraj Singh Chouhan

Bhopal: Senior BJP leader and former Madhya Pradesh CM Shivraj Singh Chouhan slammed Digvijay Singh for no casting vote at the recently concluded sixth phase of elections. Critiquing, Digvijay Singh, he said that, Diggy Raja...

LS Polls; Over 63% Voting Turn Out Recorded in 6th Phase

New Delhi: The 6th phase of Lok Sabha polls 2019 has concluded in 59 constituencies across six states and the national capital Delhi with the voting turn out of 63%, on Sunday. With this, polling has...

What Will a Man Who Abandoned His Wife Know About Women’s Honour; Mayawati’s Attacks...

New Delhi: Responding to Prime Minister Modi's statement that, Mayawati is shedding crocodile tears, over Alwar gang-rape incident, Bahujan Samajwadi Party (BSP) supremo, said Modi might not be able to understand about women's honour as...

I Belong to the Poor Caste, says PM Modi

Uttar Pradesh: Prime Minister Narendra Modi, in an election rally held at Uttar Pradesh, said that poverty is his caste, on Saturday, a day after BSP supremo Mayawati said that Narendra Modi is not an...

Notice to BJP for Airing Poll-Related Content on NaMo TV

New Delhi: Delhi Chief Electoral Officer (CEO) Ranbir Singh, on Saturday, has sent a notice to the BJP for airing election-related content on NaMo TV after the silence period began in the city, PTI reported quoting a...

BJP Candidate Attacked Twice in West Bengal, CEO Seeks Report

West Bengal: BJP candidate Bharati Ghosh was attacked twice on Sunday by the locals when the former IPS officer tried to visit two polling stations in her Ghatal constituency. One of her security guards has...

Never seen a PM, who is weaker than Modi says Priyanka Gandhi

Pratapgarh:Congress General Secretary Priyanka Gandhi Vadra said on Thursday that she had never seen a prime minister who was weaker than and as cowardly as Narendra Modi. "I have not seen a more cowardly...

Jammu and Kashmir Governor Satya Pal Malik defends Narendra Modi for calling Rajiv Gandhi...

Srinagar:Jammu and Kashmir governor, Satya Pal Malik, who had quit Congress during the Bofors Scam, came in support of Modi's "Brashtachari No.1" remark against Rajeev Gandhi.Malik, along with late PDP patron Mufti Mohammad Sayeed...

100 situps holding your ear; Mamata’s Challenge to Modi

Bengal:Escalating the war of words between PM Modi and Mamata Banerjee, on Thursday she challenged Prime Minister Narendra Modi to prove his allegations that Trinamool Congress candidates were involved with the coal mafia or do...

EC Denies Missing of EVMs, Says Media Reports Misleading

New Delhi: The Election Commission of India (ECI), on Thursday, dismissed media reports claiming 20 lakh of voting machines have gone missing in a span of 25 years. The EC said that the reports were...

Anti-Sikh Riots of 1984, instructions came from Rajiv Gandhi’s Office: BJP

New Delhi: The Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP), on Thursday, alleged that it was former Prime Minister Rajiv Gandhi who instructed for the Anti-Sikh riots of 1984.  “It’s on record of Nanavati Commission that probed the...

“Narendra Modi is Obsessed With My Family”, Says Rahul Gandhi

New Delhi: Congress president Rahul Gandhi, on Thursday, accused Prime Minister Narendra Modi, who is continually attacking his father and former PM Rajiv Gandhi, of being obsessed with his family."I don't think about my father,...

Mamata Banerjee is insulting constitution, says Modi aka “Expiry PM”

Bengal:Saffron party supremo Narendra Modi on Thursday denounced West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee for humiliating the Constitution by refusing to accept him as the country’s prime minister. Modi was addressing a rally in...

Pamphlet Row: BJP’s Gautam Gambhir sends defamation notice to Atishi, Arvind Kejriwal

Delhi:Delhi’s BJP East candidate Gautam Gambhir sent defamation notices to AAP leaders Atishi Marlena, Arvind Kejriwal and Manish Sisodia for claiming that he had distributed a pamphlet containing “obscene and derogatory” remarks against Marlena.The...

AAP candidate Atishi accuses BJP of circulating derogatory pamphlet about her

Delhi:Aam Aadmi Party's East Delhi, election candidate Atishi Marlena, accused BJP and her contender Gautham Gambhir for circulating derogatory pamphlet about her. Delhi Deputy Chief Minister Manish Sisodia and Marlena read the purported pamphlet to...

Mamata will play a key role in the formation of new government says, Chandra...

Kharagpur:Telugu Desam Party chief Chandra Babu Naidu hailed Mamata Banerjee as Bengal Tigress and said that Mamata will play a key role in the formation of government post-election. Naidu also added that Modi was...

Mamta’s arrogance will result in her downfall says Modi

Bengal: Mamta’s arrogance will result in her downfall, says Modi, addressing a political rally in Bankura, West Bengal. The war of words between the Prime Minister and the Bengal Chief Minster ensued in the aftermath...

Congress is politically bankrupt, says BJP

Delhi: Congress chief Rahul Gandhi’s unconditional apology to the Supreme Court for attributing his “chowkidar chor hai” slogan against Prime Minister Narendra Modi to the court shows the Opposition party’s “political bankruptcy”, claimed BJP.Taking a...

SC upholds EC’s decision, dismisses Tej Bahadur Yadav’s plea

New Delhi: The Supreme Court, on Thursday, has dismissed the plea filed by ex-BSF jawan Tej Bahadur Yadav against the rejection of his nomination from Varanasi LS constituency by the Election Commission of India (ECI)....

Fight Elections on demonetisation, GST and ‘false promises’, Priyanka’s Challenge to Modi

Delhi: Congress General Secretary Priyanka Gandhi challenged Narendra Modi to fight the elections based on demonetisation, GST and the false promises he had made to the youth of the country.“Fight the last two phases of...

“Rajiv Gandhi Used INS Viraat for Holiday”: PM Modi

New Delhi: Continuing his attack on Rajiv Gandhi,  Modi accused him and the Gandhi family of using INS Viraat s for vacation, contending that it had compromised national security. He was addressing the BJP rally held...

“If Some Papers Say He Is British Citizen, Will He Become British Citizen?”, Supreme...

Delhi: Supreme Court, on Thursday (09th May),  dismissed a plea seeking the cancellation of Rahul Gandhi's candidature on account of questions surrounding his citizenship. The plea was heard by a 3 member bench comprising of Chief...

200 Delhi University Teachers Slam Modi for His Remarks on Rajiv Gandhi

New Delhi: Condemning Prime Minister Narendra Modi for his recent remarks about former PM Rajiv Gandhi, over 200 Delhi University teachers have issued a signed statement on Monday, which was tweeted by Sam Pitroda of...

“Crossed All Limits”: Sushma Swaraj Targets Priyanka and Mamata

New Delhi: Union Foreign Affairs Minister Sushma Swaraj on Tuesday slammed Congress general secretary Priyanka Gandhi and West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee for comparing Prime Minister Narendra Modi with Duryodhana, the evil prince from...

EC Orders Repolling at 168 Booths in West Tripura on May 12

New Delhi: The Election Commission of India (ECI), on Wednesday, declared repolling at 168 booths out of 1700 in the West Tripura Lok Sabha constituency to be held on May 12. The commission declared the...

I am a victim of oppression: Narendra Modi

Chandigarh:Addressing a rally at Kurukshetra in Haryana, BJP's Narendra Modi, said that he was a victim of oppression, as Congress is continually hurling abuses at him under the shield of love.“These leaders didn’t even...

South India got step-motherly treatment, will vote out Modi, says Tharoor

Trivandrum: South India which got a step-motherly treatment under Modi rule, will have an instrumental role in "deciding the political fate of the country", said Sashi Tharoor in an interview given to PTI."I think the...

“Will Return Your Hatred With Love”: Rahul Gandhi to Narendra Modi

New Delhi: Congress president Rahul Gandhi, on Monday, said that despite the insulting remarks of Prime Minister Narendra Modi about his father Rajiv Gandhi, he only has love for Modi. He was addressing a rally...

Decisions taken on 43 of 49 complaints, says Election Commission

Delhi: Election Commission on Monday revealed that it had received 49 complaints on violation of the model code of conduct (MCC). It also informed that decisions have been taken for 43 cases while 6 is...

Stalin might not meet KCR on May 13

Chennai: Sources close to Dravida Munnetra Kazhagam (DMK), hinted that M.K Stalin might not meet K. Chandrashekhar Rao on May 13, as announced by Mr.Rao's office earlier. As reported by Hindu, "Mr Stalin was ’busy’...

Modi Ji has Lost Mental Balance, needs Medical Help : Bhupesh Baghel

New Delhi: Referring to the recent statements that Narendra Modi had made on ex-PM Rajiv Gandhi, Chattisgarh CM, Bhupesh Baghel said that PM has lost mental balance and needs medical help.Addressing reporters in Raipur on...

Have You Built One Ram Temple?, Mamata Asks Modi

Bishnupur: Addressing Narendra Modi as BJP Babu, West Bengal CM Mamata Banerjee asked, if he has built one Ram temple. Earlier, at a public rally held in Jhargram, Modi had challenged Mamata to "throw him in...

BJP and Congress announce more names from Delhi

Delhi:The BJP on Monday announced to give a ticket to former Indian cricketer Gautam Gambhir from the East Delhi seat and renominated senior leader Meenakshi Lekhi from New Delhi. So far, candidates for six...

Smriti Irani Alleges Booth Capture in Amethi

New Delhi: Union minister and BJP's Amethi candidate Smriti Irani on Monday accused Congress and its president Rahul Gandhi over booth capture in the constituency. She alleged that the Congress workers were capturing booths and...

EC Issues Notice to Prayaga Thakur for Violating Campaign Bar

New Delhi: The Bhopal district returning officer on Sunday issued a show cause notice to Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) candidate and 2008 Malegaon blasts accused Sadhvi Pragya Thakur in connection with a complaint that the candidate continued poll campaigning...

Biopic on PM Modi to be Out on May 24

Mumbai: The Biopic on Prime Minister Narendra Modi is about to release on May 24, a day after the results of the ongoing LS election is declared, says producers of the movie. Earlier last month,...

Rahul Gandhi to Apologize Over Chowkidar Remarks

New Delhi: Congress President Rahul Gandhi, on Tuesday, agreed to the Supreme Court that he will apologize over his ‘Chowkidar Chor Hain’ remarks against Prime Minister Narendra Modi. The bench, headed by Chief Justice of India Ranjan Gogoi, was...

Congress MP Sushmita Dev’s petition to be heard by Supreme Court today

New Delhi: Following the announcement by the Congress Party on last Saturday that it may approach courts seeking action against Prime Minister Narendra Modi and the BJP president Amit Shah over alleged repeated model code...

EC reluctant to act against PM, says Chidambaram

Mumbai: The senior Congress leader and former finance minister P. Chidambaram, on Saturday, alleged that the Election Commission of India (EC) over its soft monitoring the electoral expenditure limits of campaign rallies addressed by Prime...

Kangana Ranaut, a BJP supporter attacks Congress

Mumbai: After casting her vote, Bollywood actress Kangana Ranaut, on Monday, accused the Indian National Congress saying that India is truly independent today; free from the rule of 'Italian' government. Kangana, known for her pro-BJP...

Modi-Shah has sensed defeat and is calling out to 40 MLA’s in TMC

 Modi in a recent rally quipped that 40 MLAs from TMC is in contact with him. "When the lotus will bloom all over Bengal after May 23, Didi (Banerjee), you will see that your...

Election Commission Warning To Maneka Gandhi

Uttar Pradesh Weeks after Union Minister Maneka Gandhi threatened to neglect places in Sultanpur that do not vote for her in the Lok Sabha polls, the Election Commission on Monday “strongly condemned” and warned her...

MHA Issues Notice to Rahul Gandhi Over His Citizenship

New Delhi: The Ministry of Home Affairs, on Tuesday, has issued a notice to Congress president Rahul Gandhi in connection with a complaint filed by BJP MP Subramanian Swamy questioning his citizenship. According to the notice,...

CPI(M) Rejects Bogus Voting in Kerala’s Kannur; CEO Seeks Prob

Trivandrum: Just two days after the Lok Sabha polls, politics is also getting hot in Kerala over the bogus voting issue. A video released by a news channel, in which some people casting their votes...

Priyanka Gandhi asks Modi, What kind of nationalism is yours?

Uttar Pradesh Congress general secretary Priyanka Gandhi Vadra on last Sunday questioned the BJP and Prime Minister Narendra Modi over the issue of nationalism while speaking to reporters in Amethi constituency.The Congress general secretary in...

Kerala State BJP President in trouble for hate speech against Muslims.

Kerala Bharatiya Janata Party Kerala state president P S Sreedharan Pillai is in trouble for making a hate speech against the Muslim community at an election campaign for Sobha Surendran, the BJP candidate at Attingal...

Mayawati Slams Modi, Says PM Converted to OBC for Political Benefits

Lucknow: Bahujan Samaj Party (BSP) chief Mayawati on Saturday attacked Prime Minister Narendra Modi over his remarks in which he claimed he belongs to the most-backward caste community. Mayawati alleged that PM Modi was born into...

EC Orders to File FIR Against Gautam Gambhir

New Delhi: The Election Commission, on Saturday, has directed the Delhi Police to file an FIR against Gautam Gambhir, Bharatiya Janta Party's (BJP) candidate from East Delhi, for holding a rally in East Delhi without...

Congress Seeks EC to Debar Aravind Kejriwal from Campaigning

New Delhi: After concluding to fight solo at the capital, Congress starts moving against AAP. The party on Friday raised a complaint to the Delhi Chief Electoral Officer (CEO) against AAP Leader Aravind Kejriwal for allegedly...

50 turmeric farmers from Telangana leave to contest against PM Modi in Varanasi

Telangana Apart from Narendra Modi’s candidature and Priyanka Gandhi’s speculated and then turned-out-to-be-wrong candidature, Varanasi constituency is again in news for a group of 50 farmers coming there from Nizamabad to file their nomination against...

Election Commission Bans ‘PM Narendra Modi’ Biopic Release Before 19 May

New Delhi: The Election Commission of India, on Thursday, banned the release of the biopic 'PM Narendra Modi', saying it should not be released till 19 May. The poll body said that delaying the release...

Raid My Home If Found Guilty: Modi

Madhya Pradesh: Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Friday said that if he commits any financial wrongdoing, the income tax officials should raid his residence too as the law is equal for all. “The law is...

BJP Leader Mahadev Sarkar Barred From Campaigning Due to Sexist Comments

West Bengal: The Election Commission of India on Friday banned West Bengal Bharatiya Janata Party leader Mahadev Sarkar from campaigning for the next 48 hours on the issue of making sexist remarks at Trinamool Congress...

EC Lifts Suspension of Officer Who Checked PM’s Convoy in Odisha

Odisha The Election Commission (EC) on Thursday has revoked its suspension order of Mohammed Mohsin, the Indian Administrative Service (IAS) officer who was removed from the post of general observer for giving order to check...

India Needs Pradhan Mantri Not ‘Prachar Mantri’, Opposition slams Modi.

Uttar Pradesh The opposition has given Modi a new title with Samajwadi Party chief Akhilesh Yadav saying, "The nation needs a 'pradhan mantri' (prime minister) and not a 'prachar mantri' (publicity minister)." Yadav was addressing...

Rumour thickens that Priyanka Gandhi will be contesting against Modi in Varanasi

Uttar Pradesh Things have gone out of the possibilities of the term rumour when it comes to the question of Priyanka Gandhi Vadra contesting from Varanasi constituency from where the current Prime Minister Narendra Modi...

Rahul Gandhi Triggered Another Controversy Calling Amit Shah ‘Murder Accused’

Jabalpur: Congress president Rahul Gandhi, on Tuesday, triggering another controversy called Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) president Amit Shah a 'murder accused' and referred his son Jay Shah as a “magician who converts Rs 50,000 into...

BJP Leaders Get Funky Makeovers on Social Media as Jawed Habib Joins Party

New Delhi: Memes of BJP leaders with a funky hairstyle are now getting viral on social media. As Jawed Habib, a celebrity hairstylist and salon magnate join the party, PM Narendra Modi, Amit Shah, Yogi...

Bar Modi from campaigning, Says Congress

New Delhi: The Congress party on Tuesday accused Prime Minister Narendra Modi of his political speech outside Ahmedabad polling booth after casting vote. A Congress delegation met the Election Commission seeking action against PM...

Congress Fields Vijender Singh from South Delhi

New Delhi: Soon after declaring the names of the six candidates for Delhi Lok Sabha seat on Monday, Congress has fielded boxer Vijender Singh at South Delhi seat. Earlier in the day, the party...

Political Ad Spends on Facebook Ramps Up Ahead of Third Phase of Lok Sabha...

Delhi: As the third phase of Lok Sabha elections are scheduled for Tuesday, data released by Facebook Ad Library shows that political parties and their affiliates have ramped up their expenditure on social media ads....

Congress Announces List of Six Candidates in Delhi

New Delhi: Congress and Aam Aadmi Party (AAP), on Monday, announced the names of six candidates for Delhi Lok Sabha seats, fielding former Delhi Chief Minister Sheila Dikshit from North-East Delhi, Ajay Maken from New Delhi...

EC Issues Notice to Sidhu for Urging Muslims to Defeat Modi

New Delhi: The Election Commission, on Saturday, issued a show-cause notice to Congress leader and Punjab Cabinet Minister Navjot Singh Sidhu for his remarks through which he allegedly urged Muslim community not to vote for...

Nearly 16% of Gujarat Candidates For LS Polls Facing Criminal Cases: ADR analysis

Gujarat: As per an analysis by the Association of Democratic Reforms (ADR), nearly 16% of candidates seeking approval to represent the public in Lok Sabha have various criminal cases registered against them. This is as...