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26 March, 2017 1:02 AM No residential house tax if AAP wins Delhi civic polls, says Kejriwal

Delhi Chief minister Arvind Kejriwal announced that his party will abolish the residential house tax and waive off arrears if voted to power in the capital's civic bodies. Seemingly unnerved by BJP's win and its big losses in UP, Punjab and Goa recently, the Aam Aadmi Party (AAP) is now re-focusing on its original kingdom - Delhi. On Saturday, chief 16

25 March, 2017 7:08 PM Paint Delhi saffron: Shah tells BJP cadre

NEW DELHI: Hoping to offset the effect on voters of a decade of incumbency, BJP president Amit Shah on Saturday asked party workers not to consider the municipal polls as just a fight to win the corporations, but as laying the foundation for a victory in the assembly polls later. Then, to stave off the challenge of Aam Aadmi Party, Shah tore into Arvind 17

25 March, 2017 12:45 PM For Trump, it was the lost art of the deal

USA-OBAMACARE/TRUMP (ANALYSIS, REPEAT):REPEAT ANALYSIS-For Trump, it was the lost art of the deal WASHINGTON, March 24 (Reuters) - In the end, the Closer couldn't close the deal. For President Donald Trump, the collapse on Friday of his first legislative priority, a healthcare reform bill, was an embarrassing loss of face after he and his administration 19

24 March, 2017 8:53 PM Get Cracking: PM Narendra Modi's Message To Gujarat Lawmakers To Retain Stronghold

New Delhi: If on Thursday Prime Minister Narendra Modi told BJP MPs from Uttar Pradesh to not sit back after the state win, his message to MPs from Gujarat on Friday: get cracking. The BJP has been in power in Gujarat for the last 19 years and is keen to retain its bastion. In a clear signal that the BJP's top duo - PM Modi and party president Amit Shah - are now turning 20

24 March, 2017 11:39 AM Row Over Voting Machines Reach Supreme Court, Election Panel Asked To Respond

NEW DELHI: The controversy over the electronic voting machines that started from Lucknow after the BJP's massive win in Uttar Pradesh and triggered a discussion in Rajya Sabha this week has reached the Supreme Court. On Friday, the top court issued notice to the poll panel on a petition that wanted the machines to be tested by international computer 23

23 March, 2017 7:50 PM How the House Freedom Caucus Dominated Trump on Health Care

At 11:30 on Thursday morning, about two dozen members of the House Freedom Caucus arrived at the Oval Office. The arch-conservative House members were there for the last of a series of sessions in which President Donald Trump would try to convince them to support his health-care bill. Just two days earlier, Trump had reportedly told the group’s leader 24

23 March, 2017 3:55 PM U.S. House vote looms; Trump struggles to win Obamacare repeal

U.S. President Donald Trump was to make a final push on Thursday to get the support needed to begin dismantling Obamacare in the House of Representatives but faced signs that enough Republicans might oppose the bill to jeopardize one of his top legislative priorities. The effort is seen by financial markets as a crucial test of Trump's ability to deliver 20

23 March, 2017 1:44 PM TTV Dinakaran Wears New Poll Symbol, Says Hat Will Remind Voters Of MGR

Chennai: With just 20 days to go for the by-elections in Chennai's RK Nagar, AIADMK's Sasikala faction was asked to use a new party name and a symbol by the Election Commission. Given a choice between an auto rickshaw and a hat, they insisted on the latter. Today, the new poll symbol was seen perched on the head of TTV Dinakaran, when the candidate for the newly 20

23 March, 2017 1:51 AM Vote for a minister, says BJP

Party candidate N. Sreeprakash files papers in Malappuram The Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) began its campaign for the April 12 Lok Sabha byelection in Malappuram with a convention here on Wednesday, offering the voters a minister at the Centre if the party candidate is elected. Inaugurating the convention, BJP secretary H. Raja called upon the voters 2

22 March, 2017 9:06 AM S.M. Krishna to join BJP today

Former Chief Minister of Karnataka S.M. Krishna will be joining the BJP in New Delhi in the presence of party chief Amit Shah on Wednesday, ending months of speculation about his political plans. Mr. Krishna was expected to join the BJP two weeks ago but could not because of a bereavement in his family. “Even now he was busy with some personal issues 19