Polling underway in Maharashtra

Altogether 30.89 per cent voters exercised their franchise in the first six hours today in Maharashtra, after polling for the 288 Assembly seats began at 7 am, officials said. Continue Reading

Amit Shah asks Rahul, Pawar to clarify stand on Art 370 abrogation

Union Home Minister Amit Shah today hailed the Modi government’s “great job” of “integrating” India by scrapping Article 370, and asked Congress leader Rahul Gandhi and NCP chief Sharad Pawar to clarify whether they were for or against it. Continue Reading

Why this urgency?

The ruling NDA, for its part, has invited its partners for dinner in New Delhi tonight. With less than 48 hours left for the Lok Sabha election results to come out, a sense of urgency is apparently prevailing among parties and leaders, especially after the declaration of exit poll results. Continue Reading

2019 general elections: Naidu meets Rahul and discusses new front

TDP chief Chandrababu Naidu today met Congress president Rahul Gandhi and discussed firming up an anti-BJP front to keep the ruling party out of power after poll results are declared 23 May. Continue Reading