31 May 2018
Bypolls: BJP loses Kairana, wins Palghar in crucial elections
The counting of bypolls for four Lok Sabha seats started on Thursday morning.
27 May 2018
Bypolls in 1 Lok Sabha, 5 Assembly seats tomorrow
The stage is set for by-polls to one Lok Sabha and five Assembly seats in various states in India's eastern region tomorrow.
23 May 2018
5 times when CMs and deputy CMs were from rival-parties
Following an unprecedented turn of events in Karnataka election results, Chief Minister and deputy Chief Minister of different parties came together to form the government.
11 Mar 2018
Nagaland MLAs ask for Innova, say Duster not good enough
Even before taking their oaths as legislators, some newly-elected MLAs from the Naga People's Front (NPF) are already concerned about travelling comforts.
02 Mar 2018
Tripura, Meghalaya, Nagaland polls: Parties experience post-poll alliance jitters
Counting of votes in the north-eastern states of Tripura, Meghalaya and Nagaland will be held tomorrow.
06 Feb 2018
Ahead of 2019 Elections, why are BJP's allies upset?
BJP may be witnessing anti-incumbency, especially evident in its total-washout in Rajasthan by-elections and Gujarat elections' low seat-share.
30 Jan 2018
Nagaland: Parties boycott Assembly elections, till Naga issue is resolved
In a setback to next month's assembly elections in Nagaland, major political parties have bowed down to Naga demands. They have decided not to issue party tickets, name candidates and file nominations before the Naga political issue is resolved.
18 Jan 2018
Election Commission announces Meghalaya, Nagaland and Tripura poll dates
The Election Commission of India (ECI) announced dates for elections of the Meghalaya, Tripura and Nagaland assemblies today.
12 Jan 2018
EC may announce dates for Tripura, Meghalaya and Nagaland polls
The poll season is upon us again. The Election Commission of India will probably announce the polling schedule for assembly elections in Tripura, Meghalaya and Nagaland today.
19 Jul 2017
Nagaland crisis: Zeliang re-appointed CM after Liezietsu skips floor test
TR Zeliang has been re-appointed the Nagaland CM after his rival and incumbent CM Shurhozelie Liezietsu skipped a floor test scheduled to prove majority.
10 Jul 2017
Nagaland crisis deepens: Zeliang approaches the governor to form government
Nagaland spiralled into political chaos recently after former CM T R Zeliang approached the Governor P B Acharya to form a government.
08 May 2017
After UP, Haryana, BJP-ruled MP to shut illegal slaughterhouses
Chief Minister of Madhya Pradesh, Shivraj Singh Chouhan on Sunday announced that the state's illegal slaughterhouses would all be shut down.
17 Apr 2017
VHP: Will ban cow slaughter, beef in Goa in 2-years
The Vishwa Hindu Parishad has stated that it would impose a ban on cow slaughter and beef consumption in Goa in just 2 years, without the government's support. It added that groups like the Bajrang Dal and the Durga Vahini would help them achieve this.
01 Apr 2017
5 BJP states begin crackdown on illegal slaughterhouses
BJP governments in Jharkhand, Rajasthan, Uttarakhand, Chhattisgarh and Madhya Pradesh have begun cracking down on illegal slaughterhouses in their states.
28 Mar 2017
Slaughterhouse ban: Jharkhand follows UP, clamps down on illegal abattoirs
Days after Yogi Adityanath banned illegal slaughterhouses in UP, Jharkhand, another BJP-ruled state, has followed suit.
20 Mar 2017
BJP wins floor test in Manipur
Manipur's BJP Chief Minister Nongthombam Biren Singh won the floor test in the Manipur assembly, having got support from 33 MPs.
15 Mar 2017
Biren Singh sworn in as Manipur CM
The BJP's N Biren Singh has been sworn in as the new Chief Minister of Manipur, while the NPP's Y Joykumar Singh took oath as the deputy chief minister.
14 Mar 2017
BJP names Biren Singh as CM candidate, Ibobi Singh quits
The BJP has named N Biren Singh as their Chief Ministerial candidate in Manipur. Singh was the only potential Chief Ministerial candidate within the BJP.
13 Mar 2017
Manipur Results: BJP gets the required numbers
BJP submitted a list of 32 MLAs who support the party, to Manipur Governor Najma Heptullah, proving that they have the majority in the state.
08 Mar 2017
Manipur polls: Irom Sharmila vs CM Singh in last phase
22 constituencies in Manipur went to polls on March 8 in the second and last phase of polling.
04 Mar 2017
First phase of Assembly Polls begin in Manipur
Polling has commenced in the first phase of assembly elections in Manipur.
03 Mar 2017
Irom Sharmila: Will replace Bengali script with Manipuri script
Irom Sharmila's People's Resurgence and Justice Alliance, has vowed to amend the Manipur Official Language Act, 1979, and replace the state's Bengali script "with an indigenous script."
25 Feb 2017
Modi: Manipur gave 15 yrs to Congress, give us 5
PM Narendra Modi accused the Congress, which has been in power in Manipur since 2002, of neglecting the state's development.
22 Feb 2017
Manipur blockade to not hamper poll process
Chief Election Commissioner (CEC) assured political parties that Manipur elections will be free, fair and unaffected by ongoing economic blockade.
20 Feb 2017
Nagaland gets a new chief minister
Nagaland CM Zeliang stepped down yesterday conceding to demands of tribal groups who were protesting his government's move to reserve 33% seats for women urban body elections.
25 Nov 2016
Crores of 'missing' demonetized currency resurfaces
Demonetized currency of Rs.3.5 crore had 'vanished' from Dimapur airport on Tuesday after having arrived there in a chartered aircraft from Hissar, Haryana.