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BJP MLA's controversial remark on student's death in Ukraine

04 Mar 2022

Russia-Ukraine crisis
BJP MLA's controversial remark on student's death in Ukraine

Arvind Bellad, a Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) MLA from Karnataka, has courted controversy with his remarks on the recent killing of an Indian student in Ukraine.

UP Elections 2022 phase 6: Voting underway in 57 seats

03 Mar 2022

Uttar Pradesh
UP Elections 2022 phase 6: Voting underway in 57 seats

The voting for the sixth phase of the Uttar Pradesh assembly elections 2022 began at 7 am on Thursday.

ED discovers Rs 200cr land linked to Nawab Malik's son

02 Mar 2022

Nawab Malik
ED discovers Rs 200cr land linked to Nawab Malik's son

The Enforcement Directorate (ED) has discovered a Rs 200 crore plot in Mumbai tied to the family of Nawab Malik, the National Congress Party leader and a minister in the Maharashtra government, India TV reported.

Manipur elections: Voting underway in 38 seats in first phase

28 Feb 2022

Manipur
Manipur elections: Voting underway in 38 seats in first phase

Polling to elect members of the state legislative assembly in the northeastern state of Manipur began on Monday morning.

Uttar Pradesh elections phase 5: Voting underway in 61 seats

27 Feb 2022

Uttar Pradesh
Uttar Pradesh elections phase 5: Voting underway in 61 seats

Voting in 61 seats in the fifth phase of Uttar Pradesh Assembly Elections began at 7:00 am on Sunday.

Rajasthan: BJP MLAs to return government's iPhone 13 'gift'

24 Feb 2022

Rajasthan
Rajasthan: BJP MLAs to return government's iPhone 13 'gift'

The Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) legislators in Rajasthan have decided to return the state government's 'gift' of iPhone 13 to ease the state government's "financial burden."

Uttar Pradesh elections phase 4: Voting underway in 59 seats
Uttar Pradesh elections phase 4: Voting underway in 59 seats

Voting in 59 seats in the fourth phase of the Uttar Pradesh Assembly Elections began at 7 am on Wednesday.

Lalu Yadav gets 5-year imprisonment in fifth fodder scam case

21 Feb 2022

Lalu Prasad Yadav
Lalu Yadav gets 5-year imprisonment in fifth fodder scam case

A special court of the Central Bureau of Investigation (CBI) in Ranchi on Monday sentenced Rashtriya Janata Dal (RJD) chief Lalu Prasad Yadav to five years of imprisonment in the fifth case related to fodder scam.

CPI(M) worker hacked to death in Kerala; party blames RSS

21 Feb 2022

Kerala
CPI(M) worker hacked to death in Kerala; party blames RSS

A worker associated with the Communist Party of India (Marxist) was allegedly hacked to death in the Kannur district of northern Kerala early on Monday, local police said.

Punjab CM Channi, singer Moosewala booked for violating poll code

19 Feb 2022

Punjab
Punjab CM Channi, singer Moosewala booked for violating poll code

The Punjab Police has lodged a case against the state's Chief Minister Charanjit Singh Channi and Congress candidate Sidhu Moosewala—also a popular Punjabi singer—for violating the model code of conduct in Mansa district on Friday.

'World's sweetest terrorist': Arvind Kejriwal reacts to separatist allegation
'World's sweetest terrorist': Arvind Kejriwal reacts to separatist allegation

Delhi Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal on Friday hit back at his political rivals for accusing him of supporting separatism in Punjab.

BJP trying to defame Punjab, Punjabiyat: Ex-PM Manmohan Singh

17 Feb 2022

Manmohan Singh
BJP trying to defame Punjab, Punjabiyat: Ex-PM Manmohan Singh

Two days before the assembly elections in Punjab, former Prime Minister Manmohan Singh urged people to vote for Congress in the state and cautioned people against BJP's "divisive policies."

'Maalik was clapping': Modi on Channi's 'UP, Bihar bhaiyas' remark

17 Feb 2022

Narendra Modi
'Maalik was clapping': Modi on Channi's 'UP, Bihar bhaiyas' remark

Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Thursday hit out at Punjab Chief Minister Charanjit Singh Channi over his remark that he won't let "UP, Bihar Ke Bhaiyas" enter the state.

Wear hijab at home, not outside: BJP MP Pragya Thakur

17 Feb 2022

Pragya Singh Thakur
Wear hijab at home, not outside: BJP MP Pragya Thakur

Amid the ongoing row over hijab, BJP MP Pragya Singh Thakur said headscarves should be worn when people feel unsafe at homes and not outside, where there is "Hindu Samaj."

Channi's 'UP, Bihar bhaiyas' remark strikes controversy; Opposition slams Priyanka
Channi's 'UP, Bihar bhaiyas' remark strikes controversy; Opposition slams Priyanka

Congress has landed into another controversy after Punjab Chief Minister Charanjit Singh Channi said he won't let "UP, Bihar Ke Bhaiya" enter the state.

Congress' G-23 leaders call for introspection over leaders leaving party

16 Feb 2022

Congress Party
Congress' G-23 leaders call for introspection over leaders leaving party

With the exit of senior Congress leader Ashwani Kumar on Tuesday, the simmering tension within the grand old party came to the fore again.

Another setback for Congress as ex-Minister Ashwani Kumar quits party

15 Feb 2022

Congress Party
Another setback for Congress as ex-Minister Ashwani Kumar quits party

In another setback for Congress, former Union Minister Ashwani Kumar resigned from the party on Tuesday.

RJD chief Lalu Yadav convicted in 5th fodder scam case

15 Feb 2022

Lalu Prasad Yadav
RJD chief Lalu Yadav convicted in 5th fodder scam case

Rashtriya Janata Dal (RJD) chief Lalu Prasad Yadav has been convicted of illegal withdrawal of Rs. 139.35 crore from Doranda treasury in the fodder scam case by a CBI special court in Jharkhand's Ranchi.

TMC registers victory in 4 municipal corporations in West Bengal

14 Feb 2022

Trinamool Congress
TMC registers victory in 4 municipal corporations in West Bengal

The Trinamool Congress (TMC) on Monday crushed the Opposition in the civic polls held in four towns in West Bengal.

India to run by constitution, not Islamic law: Yogi Adityanath

14 Feb 2022

Yogi Adityanath
India to run by constitution, not Islamic law: Yogi Adityanath

Ahead of the second phase of polling in Uttar Pradesh, Chief Minister Yogi Adityanath on Sunday said India would function as per the constitution, not the Shariat law.

'Wash mouth with datun': RLD's Jayant Chaudhary slams Assam CM

13 Feb 2022

Jayant Chaudhary
'Wash mouth with datun': RLD's Jayant Chaudhary slams Assam CM

Rashtriya Lok Dal (RLD) chief Jayant Chaudhary on Sunday lashed out at Assam Chief Minister Himanta Biswa Sarma probably in response to his controversial remark about Congress leader Rahul Gandhi.

Uttarakhand CM Dhami promises Uniform Civil Code if re-elected

12 Feb 2022

Uttarakhand
Uttarakhand CM Dhami promises Uniform Civil Code if re-elected

Uttarakhand Chief Minister Pushkar Singh Dhami on Saturday promised to implement a Uniform Civil Code in the state if his Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) retains power in the upcoming elections.

Ahead of Punjab elections, 'The Great Khali' joins BJP

10 Feb 2022

The Great Khali
Ahead of Punjab elections, 'The Great Khali' joins BJP

Former wrestler Dalip Singh Rana, famously known by his ring name "The Great Khali," joined the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) on Thursday in Delhi.

UP elections: Yogi Adityanath warns state 'may become Kashmir, Bengal'

10 Feb 2022

Yogi Adityanath
UP elections: Yogi Adityanath warns state 'may become Kashmir, Bengal'

As Uttar Pradesh goes to poll on Thursday, Chief Minister Yogi Adityanath said the state could become West Bengal, Kerala, or Kashmir if the voters "make a mistake."

Can see BJP wave in all five states: PM Modi

09 Feb 2022

Narendra Modi
Can see BJP wave in all five states: PM Modi

Just a few hours before the first phase of the Uttar Pradesh Assembly elections, Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Wednesday said that the Bharatiya Janata Party will emerge victorious in all five states-Uttar Pradesh, Punjab, Goa, Uttarakhand, Manipur-and form the government with an absolute majority.

Congress promises to create jobs, waive loans in UP manifesto

09 Feb 2022

Priyanka Gandhi Vadra
Congress promises to create jobs, waive loans in UP manifesto

Congress general secretary Priyanka Gandhi Vadra released the party's election manifesto for Uttar Pradesh polls on Wednesday.

SP releases manifesto for UP, promises to make farmers debt-free

08 Feb 2022

Samajwadi Party
SP releases manifesto for UP, promises to make farmers debt-free

Samajwadi Party chief Akhilesh Yadav Tuesday released the party's manifesto for upcoming assembly elections in Uttar Pradesh.

Priyanka Gandhi slams PM for blaming Congress for COVID-19 spread

08 Feb 2022

Priyanka Gandhi Vadra
Priyanka Gandhi slams PM for blaming Congress for COVID-19 spread

Congress leader Priyanka Gandhi Vadra Monday hit out at Prime Minister Narendra Modi for blaming her party for spreading COVID-19 during the first wave by helping migrants to reach their home states.

'Agar Congress na hoti': PM rips apart Congress in Parliament

08 Feb 2022

Narendra Modi
'Agar Congress na hoti': PM rips apart Congress in Parliament

Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Tuesday launched a scathing attack on Congress, saying that the party never thought anything else before dynasty.

World is appreciating India's COVID-19 fight: PM Modi

08 Feb 2022

Narendra Modi
World is appreciating India's COVID-19 fight: PM Modi

Prime Minister Narendra Modi Tuesday said the willpower and discipline of 130 crore Indians and the efforts of India in fighting COVID-19 are being appreciated across the world.

BJP promises jobs, electricity, gas in manifesto for UP elections
BJP promises jobs, electricity, gas in manifesto for UP elections

The Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) on Tuesday released its manifesto for the Uttar Pradesh Assembly elections, due to begin this week.

Kejriwal reacts to PM's statement on migrant crisis during lockdown

08 Feb 2022

Arvind Kejriwal
Kejriwal reacts to PM's statement on migrant crisis during lockdown

Delhi Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal on Monday vehemently opposed Prime Minister Narendra Modi's statement on migrant exodus during the nationwide lockdown in 2020.

Ram Rahim gets furlough ahead of polls. Who said what?

08 Feb 2022

Politics
Ram Rahim gets furlough ahead of polls. Who said what?

Gurmeet Ram Rahim Singh, the chief of the Dera Sacha Sauda sect, has been granted a three-week furlough.

Owaisi offered Z category security, he should accept: Amit Shah

07 Feb 2022

Asaduddin Owaisi
Owaisi offered Z category security, he should accept: Amit Shah

Addressing the Rajya Sabha on Monday, Union Home Minister Amit Shah appealed to Hyderabad MP and All India Majlis-E-Ittehadul Muslimeen (AIMIM) chief Asaduddin Owaisi to accept the Z category security which was offered to him.

Sonia Gandhi not among star campaigners for UP polls phase-4

07 Feb 2022

Sonia Gandhi
Sonia Gandhi not among star campaigners for UP polls phase-4

Congress President Sonia Gandhi is not among the party's top campaigners in Uttar Pradesh's (UP) fourth phase of assembly elections.

Charanjit Singh Channi to be Congress' CM face in Punjab
Charanjit Singh Channi to be Congress' CM face in Punjab

Congress leader Rahul Gandhi on Sunday declared Punjab Chief Minister Charanjit Singh Channi as the party's CM face for the upcoming Punjab Assembly elections.

Will abide by Rahul's decision: Sidhu on Punjab CM face

06 Feb 2022

Navjot Singh Sidhu
Will abide by Rahul's decision: Sidhu on Punjab CM face

Ahead of Congress' chief ministerial face announcement in Punjab, state Congress chief Navjot Singh Sidhu said everyone would abide by the party leader Rahul Gandhi's decision.

Rahul Gandhi, BJP leaders weigh in on Karnataka hijab row

05 Feb 2022

Rahul Gandhi
Rahul Gandhi, BJP leaders weigh in on Karnataka hijab row

Congress leader Rahul Gandhi on Saturday spoke out on the controversy over Muslim students' demand to wear the hijab (a traditional headscarf) during their college classes.

Manish Tewari taunts Congress over exclusion from star campaigners list
Manish Tewari taunts Congress over exclusion from star campaigners list

Congress leader Manish Tewari slammed the party on Saturday, a day after his name was left out of the star campaigners list for the Punjab elections.

150+ candidates in UP elections phase 1 face criminal cases

03 Feb 2022

Uttar Pradesh
150+ candidates in UP elections phase 1 face criminal cases

A whopping 156 candidates contesting in the first phase of upcoming Uttar Pradesh elections have declared criminal cases against themselves, according to a report by UP Election Watch and Association for Democratic Reforms.

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