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Who is Assbah, KAS officer married to terrorist Bitta Karate?

21 Mar 2022

Kashmir Militancy
Who is Assbah, KAS officer married to terrorist Bitta Karate?

After the release of the film The Kashmir Files, terrorist Farooq Ahmed Dar—also known as Bitta Karate—is back in the news.

Pushkar Singh Dhami named Uttarakhand CM for second term

21 Mar 2022

Pushkar Singh Dhami
Pushkar Singh Dhami named Uttarakhand CM for second term

Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) leader Pushkar Singh Dhami will serve as the 12th Chief Minister of Uttarakhand, the party has decided.

Newly-elected Uttarakhand MLAs take oath; CM announcement by evening

21 Mar 2022

Uttarakhand
Newly-elected Uttarakhand MLAs take oath; CM announcement by evening

The newly-elected Uttarakhand MLAs took the oath of office on Monday at a ceremony held at the Uttarakhand Assembly in Dehradun.

N Biren Singh named Manipur CM for second term

20 Mar 2022

N Biren Singh
N Biren Singh named Manipur CM for second term

Ten days after the state assembly election results were announced, the Bhartiya Janata Party (BJP) has named Nongthombam Biren Singh as Manipur's Chief Minister for a second term.

PM Modi tops list of world's most popular leaders

20 Mar 2022

Narendra Modi
PM Modi tops list of world's most popular leaders

Prime Minister Narendra Modi has received the highest approval ratings this week among the thirteen world leaders surveyed by Morning Consult, a US-based global leader approval tracker.

New Punjab Cabinet approves 25,000 government jobs

19 Mar 2022

Punjab
New Punjab Cabinet approves 25,000 government jobs

Punjab's Bhagwant Mann government on Saturday approved a proposal to create 25,000 government jobs in its first cabinet meeting.

'No questions on leadership': Ghulam Nabi Azad after meeting Sonia

19 Mar 2022

Congress Party
'No questions on leadership': Ghulam Nabi Azad after meeting Sonia

Ghulam Nabi Azad, the leader of G-23--the dissident group within Congress--met party president Sonia Gandhi on Friday.

Ten AAP MLAs sworn in as ministers in Punjab cabinet

19 Mar 2022

Punjab Assembly
Ten AAP MLAs sworn in as ministers in Punjab cabinet

Ten MLAs of the Aam Aadmi Party (AAP) took oath as cabinet ministers in the newly-elected Punjab government induction ceremony on Saturday.

Congress's G-23 leaders to meet Sonia Gandhi: Details here

19 Mar 2022

Congress Party
Congress's G-23 leaders to meet Sonia Gandhi: Details here

Congress's interim president Sonia Gandhi and her son, former party chief Rahul Gandhi, are reportedly likely to meet the party's G-23 leaders—a group of change-seekers—over the weekend to resolve its leadership crisis.

CM Bhagwat Mann announces dedicated anti-corruption helpline for Punjab

17 Mar 2022

Bhagwant Mann
CM Bhagwat Mann announces dedicated anti-corruption helpline for Punjab

Chief Minister of Punjab Bhagwant Mann on Thursday announced an anti-corruption helpline for the state.

Bhagwant Mann takes oath as 18th Chief Minister of Punjab

16 Mar 2022

Bhagwant Mann
Bhagwant Mann takes oath as 18th Chief Minister of Punjab

After the landslide victory of the Aam Aadmi Party (AAP), Bhagwant Mann took oath as the 18th Chief Minister of Punjab.

'As asked...': Navjot Singh Sidhu resigns as Punjab Congress chief

16 Mar 2022

Navjot Singh Sidhu
'As asked...': Navjot Singh Sidhu resigns as Punjab Congress chief

In a two-line letter, Punjab Congress President Navjot Singh Sidhu on Wednesday tendered his resignation from his post.

Sonia Gandhi fires 5 state Congress chiefs over poll drubbing

16 Mar 2022

Sonia Gandhi
Sonia Gandhi fires 5 state Congress chiefs over poll drubbing

Congress President Sonia Gandhi on Tuesday asked the party's chiefs in five states--where it suffered massive defeats in assembly polls last week--to put in their resignations.

Suspense continues over names of next Uttarakhand, Goa chief ministers
Suspense continues over names of next Uttarakhand, Goa chief ministers

After the conclusion of assembly elections in five states, suspense over who will be the chief minister in Uttarakhand, Goa, and Manipur remains.

All newly elected representatives sworn in as MLAs in Manipur

14 Mar 2022

Manipur
All newly elected representatives sworn in as MLAs in Manipur

The newly elected representatives of the 12th Manipur Legislative Assembly took oath at the Assembly hall on Monday.

Sonia Gandhi to remain Congress president, decides CWC

13 Mar 2022

Congress Party
Sonia Gandhi to remain Congress president, decides CWC

Sonia Gandhi will continue as the Congress president, the party's top decision-making body - Congress Working Committee (CWC) decided on Sunday after a four-and-half-hour meeting.

Budget session to resume tomorrow; Congress unsure of Opposition unity

13 Mar 2022

Budget Session
Budget session to resume tomorrow; Congress unsure of Opposition unity

The second leg of the Parliament's Budget session of Parliament will begin on Monday.

Sonia Gandhi chairs key Congress meeting after election losses
Sonia Gandhi chairs key Congress meeting after election losses

The top body of the Indian National Congress party held a meeting on Sunday after the recent assembly elections in five states.

'Don't mess with farmers': Meghalaya Governor SP Malik to Centre

12 Mar 2022

Satya Pal Malik
'Don't mess with farmers': Meghalaya Governor SP Malik to Centre

Meghalaya Governor Satya Pal Malik warned the Centre to not "mess with farmers," while speaking at an event in Rajasthan's Jodhpur on Friday.

Goa: Pramod Sawant resigns, suspense over CM post continues

12 Mar 2022

Goa
Goa: Pramod Sawant resigns, suspense over CM post continues

BJP leader and Goa CM Pramod Sawant tendered his resignation to Governor PS Sreedharan Pillai at Raj Bhawan Saturday as the party prepared to form the government for a third consecutive time in the state.

Bhagwant Mann to take oath as CM on March 16

12 Mar 2022

Punjab Elections
Bhagwant Mann to take oath as CM on March 16

Aam Aadmi Party (AAP) leader Bhagwant Mann is set to take oath as Punjab's Chief Minister on March 16 at Khatkar Kalan, freedom fighter Bhagat Singh's native village near Nawanshahar.

After poll disaster, Congress's top decision-making body to meet tomorrow

12 Mar 2022

Congress Party
After poll disaster, Congress's top decision-making body to meet tomorrow

After facing a massive setback in the recent Assembly elections in five states, Congress's top decision-making body—the Congress Working Committee (CWC)—will convene a meeting on Sunday, NDTV reported.

Yogi to meet Modi in Delhi, oath-taking likely after Holi

12 Mar 2022

Yogi Adityanath
Yogi to meet Modi in Delhi, oath-taking likely after Holi

Yogi Adityanath is set to take the oath of office for a second straight term as the Chief Minister of Uttar Pradesh following the festival of Holi (March 18), ANI reported.

Uttarakhand CM Pushkar Singh Dhami resigns day after election result

11 Mar 2022

Pushkar Singh Dhami
Uttarakhand CM Pushkar Singh Dhami resigns day after election result

Uttarakhand Chief Minister Pushkar Singh Dhami and the state cabinet tendered their resignation to Governor Gurmit Singh at Raj Bhawan on Friday.

Modi holds roadshow in poll-bound Gujarat after BJP's election wins

11 Mar 2022

Narendra Modi
Modi holds roadshow in poll-bound Gujarat after BJP's election wins

Prime Minister Narendra Modi held a massive roadshow in Gujarat on Friday, a day after the Bharatiya Janata Party returned to power in the assembly elections in four of five polling states: Uttar Pradesh, Manipur, Uttarakhand, and Goa.

SP showed BJP seats can be reduced, says Akhilesh Yadav

11 Mar 2022

Akhilesh Yadav
SP showed BJP seats can be reduced, says Akhilesh Yadav

Samajwadi Party chief Akhilesh Yadav congratulated voters on Friday morning for supporting his party in the 2022 Uttar Pradesh Assembly elections.

Battle for India will be fought in 2024: Prashant Kishore

11 Mar 2022

Prashant Kishor
Battle for India will be fought in 2024: Prashant Kishore

Political strategist Prashant Kishore on Friday said the election results of state assemblies will have no impact on the 2024 Lok Sabha elections.

After winning Punjab, AAP to focus on Gujarat, Himachal

11 Mar 2022

Aam Aadmi Party (AAP)
After winning Punjab, AAP to focus on Gujarat, Himachal

After its huge victory in the Punjab elections, the Arvind Kejriwal-led Aam Aadmi Party has Gujarat and Himachal Pradesh on its "radar," said party leader Akshay Marathe.

BJP wins 4 states; Modi expresses hope for 2024 elections

10 Mar 2022

Elections Results
BJP wins 4 states; Modi expresses hope for 2024 elections

The Bharatiya Janata Party has emerged victorious in four of the five states where election results became clear on Thursday.

Punjab assembly to be devoid of Badals after 30 years

10 Mar 2022

Punjab
Punjab assembly to be devoid of Badals after 30 years

After three decades, the Punjab state legislature will have no representation from the state's most powerful political dynasty, thanks to the Aam Aadmi Party's victory.

Yogi Adityanath breaks 'Noida jinx'; know all about the superstition

10 Mar 2022

Yogi Adityanath
Yogi Adityanath breaks 'Noida jinx'; know all about the superstition

Yogi Adityanath is all set to return as Uttar Pradesh Chief Minister for a second term with Bharatiya Janata Party comfortably crossing the 202-seat majority mark in the 2022 UP Assembly elections.

BSP routed from UP, Uttarakhand; end of road for Mayawati?

10 Mar 2022

Uttar Pradesh
BSP routed from UP, Uttarakhand; end of road for Mayawati?

Former Uttar Pradesh Chief Minister Mayawati is about to reach rock bottom in Uttar Pradesh politics after her party BSP's dismal performance in the 2022 UP assembly elections.

Yogi Adityanath set to create history in Uttar Pradesh

10 Mar 2022

Yogi Adityanath
Yogi Adityanath set to create history in Uttar Pradesh

The counting of votes for the Uttar Pradesh assembly elections 2022 is underway and state Chief Minister Yogi Adityanath is all set to create history as the official trends showed the ruling BJP has already crossed the halfway mark.

Assembly Election Results: BJP wins big; AAP's majority in Punjab

10 Mar 2022

Elections Results
Assembly Election Results: BJP wins big; AAP's majority in Punjab

As the election results are being announced on Thursday, the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) is set to win the assembly elections in Goa, Manipur, Uttar Pradesh, and Uttarakhand.

Assembly elections 2022: Counting of votes in five states begins

10 Mar 2022

Assembly Election
Assembly elections 2022: Counting of votes in five states begins

The results of the assembly elections held in five states--Uttar Pradesh, Punjab, Uttarakhand, Manipur, and Goa--will be declared on Thursday.

Mumbai: BJP's Devendra Fadnavis detained over protest against Nawab Malik

09 Mar 2022

Devendra Fadnavis
Mumbai: BJP's Devendra Fadnavis detained over protest against Nawab Malik

The Mumbai Police detained Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) leader Devendra Fadnavis on Wednesday.

AAP guards Goa leaders after Congress moves candidates to resort

09 Mar 2022

Aam Aadmi Party (AAP)
AAP guards Goa leaders after Congress moves candidates to resort

The Aam Aadmi Party (AAP) has reportedly made attempts to guard its Goa election candidates a day before the poll results.

Income Tax raid on Maharashtra minister Aaditya Thackeray's close aides

08 Mar 2022

Aaditya Thackeray
Income Tax raid on Maharashtra minister Aaditya Thackeray's close aides

The residence and offices of close aides of Maharashtra ministers Aaditya Thackeray and Anil Parab faced raids by the Income Tax Department.

Goa CM to meet Modi in Delhi after exit polls

08 Mar 2022

Pramod Sawant
Goa CM to meet Modi in Delhi after exit polls

Goa Chief Minister Pramod Sawant is in Delhi on Tuesday to meet Prime Minister Narendra Modi ahead of the state assembly election results.

UP Assembly elections 2022: Final phase of polling underway

07 Mar 2022

Uttar Pradesh
UP Assembly elections 2022: Final phase of polling underway

Voting for the seventh and final phase of the Uttar Pradesh assembly elections 2022 began at 7 am on Monday.

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