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20 October, 2018 12:57 PM BSP Releases Second List Of Candidates For Chhattisgarh Assembly Polls

The Bahujan Samaj Party has released its second list of 12 candidates for the Chhattisgarh Assembly polls. The Mayawati-led party has forged an alliance with former chief minister Ajit Jogi's Janata Congress Chhattisgarh (J) and the Communist Party of India, and will contest 33 Assembly seats. The BSP's lone sitting MLA Keshav Prasad Chandra has been re-nominated 30

19 October, 2018 1:26 PM Ajit Jogi Not To Contest Chhattisgarh Polls, Instead Focus On Campaigning

Ajit Jogi had earlier announced that he will stand against Chief Minister Raman Singh from Rajanandgaon. Former Chhattisgarh chief minister Ajit Jogi will not contest the next month's Assembly elections in the state and instead focus on campaigning, his party said today. Mr Jogi is the chief ministerial candidate of the 'grand alliance' between his Janata 44

19 October, 2018 5:45 AM US Mega Millions jackpot nears $1 billion, second largest on record

The drawing, which rose from $667 million on Tuesday when no one had the lucky six numbers, will take place on Friday at 11 pm. The US Mega Millions jackpot climbed to nearly $1 billion for Friday's drawing, the largest ever for the contest, and the second biggest US lottery on record, trailing a $1.586 billion Powerball jackpot paid out in 2016. The drawing 34

16 October, 2018 3:48 AM Bungalow, Z-plus security show Shivpal Yadav working for BJP: UP minister Rajbhar

Shivpal has floated a new political front after claiming he felt "neglected" in Akhilesh Yadav-led Samajwadi Party Uttar Pradesh minister Om Prakash Rajbhar has claimed that the allotment of Bahujan Samaj Party chief Mayawati's former bungalow and provision of Z-plus security to Shivpal Yadav indicated that he had started working for the Bharatiya 53

14 October, 2018 3:32 PM 2019 polls: Brijesh Goyal, Rajpal Solanki AAP in-charges for New Delhi, West Delhi Lok Sabha seats

New Delhi: Halting talks of rebel BJP leaders Yashwant Sinha and Shatrughan Sinha being roped in to contest Lok Sabha polls on its tickets, the AAP Sunday announced Brijesh Goyal and Rajpal Solanki as party's in-charges of New Delhi and West Delhi parliamentary seats for the election. The Sinhas, who are bitter critics of the Modi government, has grown 124

13 October, 2018 5:00 PM J&K ULB elections: 3.49% turnout recorded in Kashmir, 16.3% in Jammu as third Phase polls conclude

New Delhi: With the conclusion of the third phase of the urban local body elections in Jammu and Kashmir, a total of 3.49 per cent voter turnout was recorded on Saturday in militancy-hit Kashmir Valley. On the other hand, a high turnout of 82 per cent was recorded in Jammu's Samba district. While the frontier town of Uri in Baramulla district recorded 85

12 October, 2018 10:59 PM Maharashtra Seat-Sharing Talking Point As Rahul Gandhi, Sharad Pawar Meet

Congress president Rahul Gandhi and NCP supremo Sharad Pawar held discussions about a seat-sharing arrangement in Maharashtra for the next year's Lok Sabha elections, the NCP said on Friday. The discussions were held in Delhi on Thursday, Nationalist Congress Party (NCP) spokesperson Nawab Malik said in Delhi. Senior Congress leaders Mallikarjun Kharge 91

9 October, 2018 3:33 PM Won't Trouble Congress In Lok Sabha Bypolls, Says Its Ally In Karnataka

By-elections to three parliamentary seats will be held in Ballari, Shivamogga and Mandya The Janata Dal Secular on Tuesday said it would not trouble its ruling coalition partner Congress in the November 3 by-polls to three Lok Sabha seats in Karnataka. JDS secretary general Danish Ali hinted that the party would concentrate more on the Mandya seat, which 67

9 October, 2018 6:39 AM Won't beg Congress for more seats: BSP chief Mayawati

She claimed that the Congress and the BJP always try to weaken the BSP. LUCKNOW: Bahujan Samaj Party (BSP) chief Mayawati launched a verbal attack on the Congress yet again on Tuesday asserting that she will not beg for seats to be in an alliance. She said that she only asked for a respectable number of seats for the BSP and added that till the time there 150

8 October, 2018 3:24 PM Congress Should Bring Like-Minded Parties Together: Akhilesh Yadav

Samajwadi Party president Akhilesh Yadav, "Remember one thing - when the Congress becomes weaker, the SP can prove its friend." The Samajwadi Party (SP) today said it is the Congress's responsibility to bring parties with similar ideology under one umbrella. SP president Akhilesh Yadav said it is his party that can turn out to be a friend of the Congress 70