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  • BJP 'not very keen' on forming coalition government with Shiv Sena in Maharashtra 4 hours 42 minutes ago

    Mumbai: As back channel talks continued between Shiv Sena and BJP to explore the possibility of a coalition government in Maharashtra, there were strong indications on Saturday that the latter may form a government on its own with NCP's outside support in keeping with the "sentiment" in the party. "It...
  • Burdwan blast: BJP blames Mamata Banerjee government, says CM should immediately resign 4 hours 51 minutes ago

    BJP leader Siddharth Nath Singh blamed the Mamata Banerjee government in West Bengal for harbouring terrorists and providing a safe haven for them to execute their terror attacks. Singh said that possibly money in the Saradha scam had reached terrorists of Jamaat-ul-Mujahideen Bangladesh, who then used that money to launch...
  • Five-phase poll too exhaustive, say Jharkhand parties 6 hours 10 minutes ago

    Ranchi: Main political parties on Saturday welcomed the Election Commission's announcement of Assembly polls for Jharkhand, but termed the five-phase election as too exhaustive. "We expected a three-phase polling, because Lok Sabha elections in May had passed off peacefully. Five-phase election is a long drawn affair, which takes almost two months,"...
  • PM Modi appreciates Tharoor's joining Clean India campaign 6 hours 26 minutes ago

    New Delhi: Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Saturday appreciated Congress MP Shashi Tharoor for actively participating in 'Swachh Bharat' campaign, saying his effort is "very encouraging". "A great effort by @ShashiTharoor! His active participation in Swachh Bharat Mission is very encouraging," Modi tweeted. He also re-tweeted the photographs showing Tharoor leading a...
  • BJP shying away from polls in Delhi: Congress, AAP 6 hours 41 minutes ago

    New Delhi: Aam Aadmi Party and Congress on Saturday accused BJP of running away from assembly elections in Delhi, soon after Election Commission announced bypolls for three assembly constituencies in the city. BJP, however, rejected the criticism. AAP and Congress said announcement of bypolls in Delhi clearly indicated that BJP was...
  • BJP welcomes announcement of poll schedule for J&K 6 hours 48 minutes ago

    Jammu: Welcoming the announcement of poll schedule for Jammu and Kashmir on Saturday, BJP said it is ready for the elections and is confident that it will form its first government in the state. BJP state president and MP Jugal Kishore Sharma said the party leadership and activists at the state,...
  • Jharkhand Assembly elections: Voting in 5 phases from November 25, counting on December 23 10 hours 24 minutes ago

    New Delhi: The Election Commission on Saturday announced the dates for Assembly polls in Jharkhand. The poll panel has announced a five-phase elections in the state. The voting will begin on November 25. The second phase will be held on December 2, the third on December 9, the fourth on December...
  • J&K elections: Voting in 5 phases from November 25, counting on December 23 10 hours 38 minutes ago

    New Delhi: The Election Commission on Saturday announced the dates for Assembly polls in Jammu and Kashmir. The poll panel has announced a five-phase elections in the state. The voting will begin on November 25. The second phase will be held on December 2, the third on December 9, the fourth...
  • Delhi by-polls on three seats on November 25: EC 11 hours 31 minutes ago

    New Delhi: The Election Commission of India announced the dates for by-polls in three seats of 70-membered Delhi Legislative Assembly that went vacant due to the sitting members' elections as Member of Parliament in 2014 Lok Sabha Elections. The assembly seats of Tughlakabad, Krishna Nagar and Mehrauli were occupied by BJP's...
  • Modi a great salesman, repackaging, selling schemes introduced by UPA: Chidambaram 12 hours 36 minutes ago

    New Delhi: Former Finance Minister and Congress leader P Chidambaram has warned the Narendra Modi government that the party will play the part of robust opposition from now on. Speaking to CNBC-TV18's Managing Editor Sheeren Bhan, Chidambaram said that Prime Minister Narendra Modi is a great salesman for repackaging and...
  • Swach Bharat has become a national campaign: Prakash Javadekar 13 hours 3 minutes ago

    Union Minister Prakash Javadekar on Saturday said, "Swach Bharat has become a national campaign, a peoples' movement. It takes a good campaign to change the mindset of the people." ...
  • Nitin Gadkari violates law, rides scooter without helmet: Digvijaya Singh 13 hours 27 minutes ago

    Nagpur: Senior Congress leader Digvijaya Singh on Saturday hit out at Union Minister Nitin Gadkari for riding a scooter without a helmet. Gadkari was driving to Sangh building in Mahal in eastern part of Nagpur to meet Rashtriya Swayamsevak Sangh chief Mohan Bhagwat. Singh tweeted, "Gadkari violates the Law...
  • Nitin Gadkari meets RSS chief, says no discussion on Maharashtra politics 13 hours 46 minutes ago

    Nagpur: Union Minister Nitin Gadkari on Saturday met Rashtriya Swayamsevak Sangh chief Mohan Bhagwat and discussed "important" issues but said there was no talk on politics in Maharashtra where the Bharatiya Janata Party is in the process of government formation. The meeting took place a day after Maharashtra BJP president Devendra...
  • Congress frowns at RSS article holding Jawaharlal Nehru responsible for India's partition 14 hours 27 minutes ago

    Thiruvananthapuram: Congress in Kerala has expressed strong resentment against an article carried by RSS journal 'Kesari' allegedly running down India's first Prime Minister Jawaharlal Nehru. On getting a complaint seeking action from KPCC General Secretary Sooranad Rajasekharan, state Home Minister Ramesh Chennithala has asked DGP KS Balasubraniam to examine the issue...
  • PM Narendra Modi praises media, says writing about Clean India drive is service to nation 15 hours 46 minutes ago

    New Delhi: Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Saturday met journalists for the first time after assuming the office at the BJP headquarters in the national capital. Modi praised the media for their coverage and reporting on Swachh Bharat Abhiyaan'. Modi said, "You have turned your pen into a broom from my...
  • EC to announce dates for Jammu and Kashmir and Jharkhand Assembly elections today 16 hours 37 minutes ago

    New Delhi: 4:30 pm: The Election Commission of India on Saturday announced the dates for assembly elections in states of Jammu & Kashmir and Jharkhand. The 5-phased election for both the states will take place on November 25, December 2, December 9, December 14 and December 25. The counting in both...
  • PM media meet: As it happened 16 hours 37 minutes ago

    12:17 PM: Modi says, "Situation now is not only government but everyone together will take up the job of keeping India clean." 12:16 PM: Modi says, "You have weilded your pen like a broom from my 'Swachh Bharat Abhiyaan'. 12:15 PM: Modi says, "I see media playing a major role in changing...
  • PM Modi to meet journalists, editors at BJP headquarters today 17 hours 5 minutes ago

    New Delhi: Prime Minister Narendra Modi will meet journalists for the first time after assuming the office on Saturday. Modi along with BJP President Amit Shah will be speaking to journalists and editors at the BJP headquarters in the national capital. Other senior party leaders, including Union Minister Arun Jaitley...
  • Nitin Gadkari meets RSS chief Bhagwat in Nagpur, suspense continues over Maharashtra CM 17 hours 35 minutes ago

    Nagpur: As the suspense over the chief minister of Maharashtra continues, Union Minister Nitin Gadkari met Rashtriya Swayamsevak Sangh chief Mohan Bhagwat in Nagpur on Saturday. The meeting comes in the wake of reports that the RSS has endorsed party's Maharashtra President Devendra Fadanavis for chief minister's post. Trouble has...
  • Tension brewing within NDA as SAD supports INLD instead of BJP in Haryana Assembly polls 20 hours 28 minutes ago

    Chandigarh: Tension seemed to be brewing within the National Democratic Alliance after Shiromani Akali Dal went all out to support the Indian National Lok Dal instead of the Bharatiya Janata Party in the Haryana Assembly elections. SAD led by Parkash Singh Badal and his son Sukhbir Badal is BJP's alliance partner...
  • Burdwan blast: BJP attacks West Bengal government, says Mamata should resign as CM Yesterday

    The National Security Advisor, Ajit Doval will visit Burdwan on Monday. On Friday, the NIA Director General reviewed investigations on the ground in Burdwan and Mushridabad. Two suspected Indian Mujahideen terrorists were killed in a bomb blast in the area, putting the Mamata Banerjee government under fire as well. ...
  • Bullet News: Catch the day's top stories Yesterday

    Bullet News is CNN-IBN's non-stop prime time bulletin where we bring to you the day's top stories from around the world. Be it politics, sports, entertainment or business, catch it here, only in 30 minutes. ...
  • Watct: The Week That Wasn't Diwali special with Cyrus Broacha Yesterday

    On this Diwali special show of The Week That Wasn't, Cyrus Broacha advises not to burst crackers. He also takes on the BJP's celebrations in Maharashtra after sweeping the elections. ...
  • TWTW: Cyrus Broacha interviews 'Gadkari' on Maharashtra CM post Yesterday

    Watch the hilarious interview of 'Nitin Gadkari' by TWTW host Cyrus Broacha on the thorny issue of the Maharashtra Chief Minister's seat. ...
  • TWTW: Cyrus takes on BJP as party sweeps Maharashtra Assembly Elections Yesterday

    Cyrus Broacha takes on the BJP's celebrations in Maharashtra after sweeping the elections there and the continuing guessing game over its alliance with the NCP or the Shiv Sena. ...
  • India @ 9 with Bhupendra Chaubey Yesterday

    Catch the day's top stories with Bhupendra Chaubey on India @ 9. ...
  • News 360: NSA to visit Burdwan blast site in West Bengal Yesterday

    A high-level delegation led by National Security Advisor Ajit Doval will be visiting West Bengal on Monday to take stock of the progress in the Burdwan blast case. The high-level delegation will include NIA, RAW and Intelligence Bureau (IB) officials. ...
  • BJP government should come clean on black money: TMC Yesterday

    Kolkata: The Trinamool Congress on Friday dared the Narendra Modi government to "come clean" on black money and reveal the names who stashed it at one go. "The BJP government must come clean on black money and reveal names at one go. The selective leaking, rumour mongering and innuendo will...
  • Terrorist organisations spreading their wings in West Bengal, says Siddharth Nath Singh Yesterday

    In an interview to CNN-IBN, BJP leader Siddharth Nath Singh said that terrorist organisations were spreading their wings in West Bengal. "Mamata Banerjee's government siphoning off money to terrorists," said Siddharth. ...
  • Black money case: Jaitley hiding the truth to show PM Modi in poor light, claims Jethmalani in letter Yesterday

    New Delhi: Former BJP member and Supreme Court advocate Ram Jethmalani has written a letter to Finance Minister Arun Jaitley accusing him of not taking effective steps to bring back black money. Jethmalani in his letter to the Finance Minister slammed his argument that the names of black money account holders...