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Rajya Sabha Oppn leaders hold meeting to strategise on Citizenship Bill

Congress sources said party chief Sonia Gandhi will discuss with senior party leaders the party’s strategy on the bill, and will also hold discussions with like-minded parties over the next few days. Several Opposition parties in Rajya Sabha led by the Congress held a meeting on Thursday to firm up their strategy on the Citizenship […]

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BJP skilled at selling, not creating; it will sell railways next: Priyanka Gandhi

“Now, the BJP government has also brought railways to its worst state. After a few days, just like other government entities, this government will start selling of railways as well,” said Priyanka Gandhi Vadra. Hitting out at the government over a CAG report on the railways which red flagged the national transporter’s worst performance in […]

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‘Any BJP leader contesting against party’s official candidate stand expelled’

This is the first official statement issued by the party in the face of some senior party leaders jumping into poll fray after being denied tickets for the ensuing assembly elections in the state. The BJP on Monday said that any party leader contesting against its official candidates or indulging in anti-party activities stand expelled, […]

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Devendra Fadnavis named Leader of Opposition in Maharashtra Legislative Assembly

Devendra Fadnavis is Leader of Opposition in Maharashtra Assembly. Senior Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) leader and former CM Devendra Fadnavis has been officially appointed as the Leader of Opposition in the Maharashtra Legislative Assembly. The BJP has 105 MLAs in the 288-member House and is the single largest party. The saffron party couldn’t form the […]

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Goa next after Maharashtra? Shiv Sena’s Sanjay Raut says expect another ‘miracle’ soon

Shiv Sena chief spokesperson Sanjay Raut. (Photo/ANI) Shiv Sena planning to do a Maharashtra in Goa? After succeeding in keeping the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) out of power in Maharashtra, its ally-turned-opposition Shiv Sena is now contemplating a political coup in the neighbouring state of Goa. Speaking to reporters in Mumbai, Sena’s chief spokesperson Sanjay […]

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West Bengal By Poll Result Live: By Poll Results in West Bengal Live Coverage, By Poll Election Results Today Live, West Bengal By Poll Results

West Bengal bypoll election result Live: Counting underway in three constituencies Kaliaganj, Karimpur and Kharagpur Sadar By Poll Election Results in West Bengal Live Coverage: The ruling Trinamool Congress on Thursday bagged the Kaliaganj assembly seat. Party’s candidate Tapan Singha won from here by a margin of over 2,300 votes. Tapan defeated Congress’ Dhitashree Roy, […]

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BJP has a history of political miscalculations and troubled alliance partners

BJP has misjudged the political situation in the past as well. In a major set back to the BJP, a new political era is set to begin in Indian politics that will not only redefine the politics of the western state of Maharashtra but it will also redefine national politics. Uddhav Thackeray is all set […]

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Maharashtra deadlock: Ajit Pawar yielded to persuasion by his clan and NCP leaders?

Party patriarch Sharad Pawar spoke to his prodigal nephew over phone in the morning asking him to revisit his decision to align with the BJP and stay in power. Resignation of Maharashtra deputy chief minister Ajit Pawar on Tuesday afternoon, which led to the collapse of the four-day-old government headed by the BJP, came amidst […]

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Maharashtra floor test: Majority has to be proven in House, not hotels, says Ram Madhav

Ahead of the mega test, the BJP has asked all its MLAs for a crucial meet today at Wankhede Stadium. BJP general secretary Ram Madhav on Tuesday expressed confidence that his party would succeed in proving the majority on the floor of the House. “The majority has to be proven not in hotels or elsewhere […]

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Ajit Pawar resigns as Maharashtra deputy CM, Devendra Fadnavis to address press conference shortly

NCP leader Ajit Pawar. (File Photo) Ajit Pawar resigns: Nationalist Congress Party (NCP) leader Ajit Pawar has resigned from the post of Deputy Chief Minister of Maharashtra, just three days after he took oath in a dramatic early morning swearing-in ceremony at Raj Bhawan in Mumbai. Pawar handed over his resignation to Chief Minister Devendra […]

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