NATIONAL POLITICS

  • Modi's emergence will benefit Congress, says Farooq April 7, 2013

    Jammu: Union Minister and National Conference chief Farooq Abdullah on Sunday said the advent of Gujarat Chief Minister Narendra Modi on the national scene will not pose a challenge to the Congress. "Yes, Congress will gain in big way," the Union Minister for New and Renewable Energy told reporters when...
  • Mayawati, the new face of national politics April 3, 2009

    Bahujan Samaj Party supremo and Uttar Pradesh Chief Minister Mayawati is campaigning in an unprecedented manner for the forthcoming Lok Sabha elections. So far she has not campaigned in UP at all. In fact, she has been seen in Kerala, Gujarat, Orissa and many other states. So is this an...
  • BJP hopes to sail with ailing Vajpayee October 23, 2008

    New Delhi: The Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) is desperately hoping to gain mileage from its ailing star campaigner, former prime minister Atal Bihari Vajpayee, in the run up to the general elections early next year provided he gets the green signal from his doctors. "Atalji is our stalwart. Forget about...