Gandhi, Rajiv, Karunanidhi, Jaya made their presence felt in TN poll space

By this time tomorrow, the bitterly-fought Lok Sabha elections and by-polls to 22 Assembly seats in Tamilnadu might become a memory, if not history. But, they will be remembered for long for digging the past and stirring controversies over late leaders. Continue Reading

EC task

It’s not just Caesar’s wife, but the Election Commission must also be above suspicion. Though this is not the first time the EC faces charges from the Opposition, the allegations it is facing this time are of more serious nature. Continue Reading

Kejriwal calls Akhilesh to discuss strategy after LS poll results

Delhi Chief Minister and Aam Aadmi Party (AAP) supremo Arvind Kejriwal talked to Samajwadi Party (SP) chief Akhilesh Yadav over phone today to discuss the strategy to be followed after the announcement of the Lok Sabha poll results Thursday. Continue Reading

NDA allies from TN to attend dinner meet with Modi today

Leaders of the NDA in Tamil Nadu, including Chief Minister K Palaniswami, will attend the dinner meeting of alliance partners in New Delhi on Tuesday, the BJP state unit said here Monday. Prime Minister Narendra Modi and BJP president Amit Shah are expected to be present at the meet. Continue Reading

Exit, Entry

With most exit polls predicting a comeback for the Bharatiya Janata Party and Prime Minister Narendra Modi, the ruling camp is brimming with happiness, and the opposition are dubbing the surveys as one-sided. Continue Reading

No guarantee of Oppn alliance staying intact by 23 May: Shiv Sena

The Shiv Sena today hit out at the opposition parties for trying to come together to keep the BJP out of power after the Lok Sabha poll results, saying the country cannot afford to have a coalition government “crawling” with the support of several small outfits.  Continue Reading

BJP will get more than 280 seats: Muralidhar Rao

Dismissing his colleague Ram Madhav’s assessment that the BJP will need the support of allies to form government, senior leader P Muralidhar Rao says his party will get more than 280 seats while the NDA’s tally will be 300 plus. Continue Reading

Amit Shah slams BJP leaders for supporting Godse

BJP president Amit Shah Friday came out strongly against the controversial remarks of his party leaders, including Pragya Singh Thakur, over Nathuram Godse, saying the BJP has taken serious note of their statements, which are against its ideology. Continue Reading

Mayawati hits back at PM for calling SP-BSP alliance casteist

BSP supremo Mayawati today termed as ‘laughable’ and ‘immature’ Prime Minister Narendra Modi’s remark describing the SP-BSP alliance as ‘casteist.’ Continue Reading

Harbhajan Singh backs Gambhir on Atishi row

Cricketer Harbhajan Singh tweeted in support of his former colleague Gautam Gambhir, whom the Aam Aadmi Party (AAP) has accused of distributing pamphlets allegedly containing ‘obscene and derogatory’ remarks against their party candidate Atishi in the East Delhi Lok Sabha constituency. Continue Reading