Telangana polls: TRS on course to win, celebrations at HQ

Celebrations broke out Tuesday at the Telangana Bhavan, the headquarters of ruling Telangana Rashtra Samithi (TRS), as the party appeared in course to return to power in the Assembly elections. Continue Reading

Will play vital role in formation of next Telangana govt: BJP

Predicting a fractured poll mandate in Telangana, the BJP Sunday claimed that it would play a “vital role” in the formation of the next government in the southern state, where the TRS is eyeing to retain power. Continue Reading

Telangana polls: EC team meets political parties

A 11-member team of election officials headed by Chief Election Commissioner Om Prakash Rawat, on a visit to poll-bound Telangana, Thursday held discussions with political party representatives on 7 December elections. Continue Reading

TN beats other Southern States in Deepavali violation cases

Tamilnadu topped the southern states in the number of cases filed for violation of Supreme Court’s time-limit for bursting of crackers on Deepavali day with 2,190 FIRs while none were booked in Karnataka and Andhra Pradesh, police said. Continue Reading

Rahul backs Ilaiah over DU’s move to ban his books

Congress chief Rahul Gandhi has expressed solidarity with academician-activist Kancha Ilaiah over the alleged move by the Delhi University to ban three books written by him, calling it an attempt by the RSS to keep Dalits “disempowered” and propagate a “unilateral view of Hinduism.” Continue Reading

Poll manifesto: AAP promises Rs 3-lakh loan waiver for farmers

Loan waiver for farmers, a house for the roofless and higher budget allocation for agriculture are the promises made by the Aam Aadmi Party (AAP) in its manifesto for the 7 December assembly polls in Telangana. Continue Reading

Indian Army undertakes sailing expedition

The Indian Army Sunday undertook a challenging wind sailing expedition from Haldia on the east coast up to Porbandar on the west. Continue Reading