Amit Shah calls up Uddhav with an appeal not to break alliance

Shiv Sena refuses to budge, reiterates 151:119 seat sharing formula is final

Uddhav's cool-headed strategy makes BJP furious

Sena chief has now put ball in BJP's court indicating that Shiv Sena's tiger is back to roar

Have told Rahul to speak up for years: Digvijaya

Interview with General Secretary, All India Congress Committee (AICC)

BJP used social media to spread lies: Gujarat Congress president

Says that those parties who opposed the advent of computer technology are the ones making optimum use of it

Vasundhra beats Modi in leading the leanest cabinet

Experts demand 2% cap on cabinet and MoS rank

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Bharat Bhushan: Chacha Modi or forging the Great Avuncular Leader
Bharat Bhushan

Narendra Modi seems convinced that the leadership of India is his calling

Shyamal Majumdar: Questions for 'Masterji' Modi
Shyamal Majumdar

Next year, the PM should have some concrete answers on why India's teacher absenteeism is worse than even Papua New Guinea

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Taking the lead

Maharashtra moves forward on housing regulation

An embattled Ms Banerjee

The impact of Saradha on West Bengal's politics

Speedy stake sales

Now, new government must not undermine PSU independence

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I wish Shri Narendra Modi, our Honourable Prime Minister a very Happy Birthday. I pray for his good health and long life.
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Picture of the day: Union Minister for Road Transport & Highways, Shipping, Nitin Gadkari with AAP convener Arvind Kejriwal and his delegation at a meeting in New Delhi on Tuesday

 

UP BJP accepts its defeat in bypolls, to review the reasons

Of the 11 seats won by the BJP in the last assembly elections, eight have been won by SP in the bye-elections

5.7% growth is result of NDA's good governance: Naidu

He also said that NDA is now concentrating on to curb extremism and terrorism

Railgate: Pawan Bansal seeks exemption on health ground

Bansal is a prosecution witness in the case

Assembly bypoll results show governance theme has taken a backseat

The resounding victory of the SP in UP indicates there is a clear communal divide

PM gets acclaim & blame;nothing personal against Singh: Rai

Rai's remarks about the alleged inaction of the former Prime Minister during various scams have generated sharp reactions from Congress party ...

Delhi HC rejects PIL for CBI probe into alleged land deals of Vadra

The plea had also sought a probe into grant of licences to change land use of agricultural plots purchased by Vadra's companies in Gurgaon

J&K govt sets up helpline centre to trace missing people

A Facebook page 'operationconnectjk' also has been set up

SC tells Bhushan to disclose whistle-blower's name

A whistle-blower informs people in authority or the public that the organisation they work for is doing something wrong or illegal

International

 
Picture of the day :  China's President Xi Jinping, left, waves to the gathering as he walks with Sri Lankan President Mahinda Rajapaksa upon arrival at the airport in Colombo, Sri Lanka on Tuesday