Locked in a tight triangular fight, ruling BJP eyes maiden victory

Pehowa, Oct. 17 -- Except for first assembly election in newly carved Haryana in 1967, the constituency has remained either with the Congress or the Indian National Lok Dal (INLD). In the last three e... Read More

Hry: Increased internal strife in Opposition aids BJP's rise

New Delhi, Oct. 17 -- The Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) won all 10 Lok Sabha seats in Haryana in the 2019 general elections with a vote share of 58%. This was a big improvement even over its surprise v... Read More

Mapping Shiv Sena's dynamic with new big brother BJP

Mumbai/Thane/Nasik, Oct. 17 -- It is early morning and Mumbai's famous Shivaji Park in Dadar is crowded with joggers and cricket enthusiasts. Sahib Rao works in finance in a private sector firm. He h... Read More

Maha battle will be different from Lok Sabha polls: Pawar

Shirdi, Oct. 17 -- The battle for Maharashtra is less like the Lok Sabha polls, which the Bharatiya Janata Party won, and more like the elections in the three heartland states that was held last winte... Read More

Ease BCCI's strait-jacket conflict rules, CoA to SC

New Delhi, Oct. 17 -- The Indian cricket Board's Supreme Court-appointed Committee of Administrators have recommended the easing of stringent conflict of interest rules. A vital aspect of the reform p... Read More

Won't recuse, we are under attack: Justice Mishra

New Delhi, Oct. 17 -- Justice Arun Mishra, a senior judge of the Supreme Court, deprecated the "emerging trend" on social media of pressurising the judiciary and judges to give up cases and said such ... Read More

SC questions govt for not producing orders

New Delhi, Oct. 17 -- The Supreme Court on Wednesday questioned the Centre's failure to produce in court executive orders on the lockdown, restrictions on public movement and communication blockade en... Read More

SC to hear plea on insurance for co-op bank customers

New Delhi, Oct. 17 -- The Supreme Court will hear on Friday a petition seeking 100% insurance coverage of deposits made by customers of cooperative banks, a case that follows the fraud at Punjab & Mah... Read More

Panel chief seeks inclusion of 2 institutes

New Delhi, Oct. 17 -- Former chief election commissioner N Gopalaswami, the head of the panel constituted to recommend names for the Institution of Eminence (IoE) status, has asked the human resource ... Read More

The quest for justice in Chhattisgarh

India, Oct. 17 -- The Chhattisgarh government's panel to "review cases against Scheduled Tribes and other residents of the Naxal region in the state" is set to begin work on October 30. The committee,... Read More