Assembly Elections

Latest news and updates from assembly elections in Madhya Pradesh, Rajasthan, Chhattisgarh, Telangana and Mizoram

The BJP has claimed that the Congress government in Madhya Pradesh is in minority

For all his angst against Adani, Rahul Gandhi chose Kamal Nath who rallied behind Adani for power plant in Chhindwara

Kamal Nath is believed to be close to Gautam Adani, whom Rahul Gandhi has frequently accused of being a 'crony capitalist'

As Congress factions create chaos, Rahul Gandhi quotes Tolstoy and Congress tweets ‘game’ links

The Assembly Elections in three states, Rajasthan, Chhattisgarh and Madhya Pradesh saw Congress successfully push BJP out of power

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Congress leader Shashi Tharoor extends support to disgraced cop Sanjiv Bhatt sentenced to life in custodial death case

Shashi Tharoor had tweeted today that he had met with the family of disgraced cop Sanjiv Bhatt

US security aid to Pakistan to remain suspended pending decisive action against terror groups

A US Congressional report has said that Pakistan is a haven for numerous Islamist extremist and terrorist groups.

ZEE Media files criminal defamation case against TMC MP Mahua Moitra for calling them Chor and paid news

Mahua Moitra had filed a criminal defamation case against Zee News journalist Sudhir Chaudhary on June 15 alleging that he claimed that her maiden speech in the Parliament was plagiarised.

Petition filed in Delhi High Court challenging the prohibition and criminalization of Marijuana, lists medical uses of cannabis

The petitioner is being represented by Senior Advocate Arvind Datar and advocate J Sai Deepak.

Bengali Newspaper thinks Dustin and Lucas from Stranger Things are French footballers Griezmann and Umtiti in childhood

A Bengali newspaper has taken Griezmann's joking tweet seriously and published the image of Stranger Things actors as a photo from the football stars' childhood.

Personal Security Officer of Mehbooba Mufti’s cousin shot dead by unidentified assailant in Jammu and Kashmir

The PSO named Farooq Ahmad was standing outside the mosque in Baba Mohalla area of Bijbehara when an unidentified gunman shot him dead.

BJP needs to urgently recalibrate its Gujarat strategy: The model delivered India to Modi, but it has now reached a saturation point

While the Gujarat model is delivering India to Modi, the model has hit saturation point in Gujarat.

Jharkhand: Court rejects bail of baby-selling nun, Church portal calls it ‘sectarian hatred’

Christian news portal UCAN claimed that the Missionaries of Charity nun was being denied bail due to sectarian hatred and political pressure from the BJP government.

Shia Waqf Board chief petitions court to ban ‘un-Islamic’ green flag, SC seeks Modi government’s response

Syed Waseem Rizvi, chairman of Shia Waqf Board filed a petition in the Supreme Court asking to ban the green flag with a crescent moon and a star

Bihar: 3 cattle thieves, Raju Nutt, Naushad Quereshi and Veeresh Nutt beaten to death by locals, one critical

A group of 4 alleged cattle smugglers were stealing a buffalo when the villagers caught them and pounded them with sticks and rods

Rahul Gandhi lies, says Priyanka Vadra arrested in UP who was only taken away to a guest house

Priyanka Gandhi was taken to the guest house as a preventive measure, but Rahul Gandhi lies by terming it arrest

Haryana: Hindu organisations recite Hanuman Chalisa in protest alleging that two youths were arrested on false molestation charges

Hindus said that the Yamunanagar police never takes up the cases against the people of the minority community seriously

Mangaluru villagers caught Mohammad Ansari raping a calf, police arrests villagers for ‘hurting religious beliefs’

In the Kunjathbail village in Mangaluru, Mohammad Ansari was caught red-handed by the villagers while he was raping a calf.

Here are 15 famous quotes from Harsha Bhogle during his commentary stint

The famous Indian commentator, Harsha Bhogle, born on July 19 in Hyderabad is celebrating his 58th birthday today.

United Muslim Forum asks Muslims not to kill cows on Bakr-Eid, asks state government to stop Gau Rakshaks

The United Muslim Forum reportedly said that the Muslim community must refrain from killing bovine animals on Bakr-Eid so the possibilities of mischief are reduced.

Amidst political drama in Karnataka, old video of Assembly speaker where he says he ‘felt like rape victim’ goes viral

Karnataka assembly speaker Ramesh Kumar had created a controversy after he insensitively used an analogy to compare himself to a rape victim.

NCW takes note of women’s sexual harassment complaint against employee of Tiranga TV, Noida police ensures action

The National Commission for Women (NCW) has taken cognisance of the complaint of sexual harassment that was made by one Himanshi Gupta against a senior producer of Kapil Sibal backed Tiranga TV.

Sachin Tendulkar, Allan Donald and Fitzpatrick inducted in ICC Hall of Fame

Indian batting legend Sachin Tendulkar has been inducted into ICC Hall of Fame as soon he became eligible for this prestigious elite group

AMU administration’s jolt to Mrs Ansari’s secularism pitch, says no to temple plan inside ‘Chacha Nehru Madarsa’

Salma Ansari, the wife of former vice president Hamid Ansari, had announced recently that she will have a temple built inside the 'Chacha Nehru Madarsa' that she runs in AMU campus.

ICC suspends Zimbabwe with immediate effect

The International Cricket Council suspends the Zimbabwe cricket due to political interference in the country.

IMA halal investment scam accused Mansoor Khan arrested by ED as he returns from Dubai

Mansoor Khan, the owner of I Monetary Advisory (IMA), which provided investment options keeping with Islamic laws, fled India in June. He had left behind an audio clip threatening to commit suicide.

Recent cases of Muslims forced to chant ‘Jai Shree Ram’ fake, elements trying to fan communal tension in UP: UP DGP

UP DGP OP Singh said that incidents that were reported from Aligarh, Unnao and Kanpur had nothing to do with anyone being forced to chant 'Jai Shree Ram'.

AltNews lies in its response but IFCN declares political activists ‘neutral’: Here is how IFCN is a threat to Indian sovereignty

The 'International' in IFCN ought to have been replaced with the word Globalist since it captures their motives and objectives much more effectively.

Muslim man who was thrashed by other Muslims for reading Hindu texts wants to sell his house due to repeated harassment

Fed up with repeated harassment, Khan now wants to sell his two-room house in Mehfooz Nagar and move to his native village Kailora in Hathras District.

“Do a bigger agitation where at least 20 people are killed in police firing”, TMC leader Subrata Mukherjee mocks BJP’s protests

Subrata Mukherjee trivialises deaths of political protestors in West Bengal saying BJP workers should mount bigger agitations where 20 people are killed

16th century Brindavana of Sri Vyasaraja near Hampi in Karnataka desecrated and vandalised by unidentified miscreants

Many Twitter users have condemned the act and called it a deliberate attempt to provoke and humiliate Hindus

Telangana home minister’s kin poses on DGP’s vehicle while threatening the police in Tik Tok video

Telangana Home Minister Mahmood Ali 's grandson, Furqan Ahmed's Tik Tok video goes viral

UAE troops to take part in training exercise at the Indian Military Academy

A 20 member contingent of the UAE has already reached the Indian Military Academy as part of the programme on Wednesday.

Dosa king to murder convict: All you need to know about the Saravana Bhavan owner who died today days after his surrender

Rajagopal was convicted for the murder of his employee Shantakumar, husband of the girl he wanted to make his third wife.