Assembly Elections

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

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

Reuters quoted ‘source’ to say Modi govt will waive farmer loans on a day Union Minister said there was no such plan

While it is not clear why Reuters did such reporting, people were speculating this could be a fake news spread by the Congress-friendly media on behest of Congress to pressurise Modi government.

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Worker putting up Rahul Gandhi’s posters while wearing a Modi T-shirt removed from Congress office

As soon as the Congress leaders came to know about this, they removed the worker from the party office immediately.

Mayawati says that stray animal’s entry in SP-BSP-RLD rally in Kannauj was part of a BJP conspiracy

Yesterday, a stray bull had entered the helipad area and created ruckus ahead of a joint SP-BSP-RLD election rally in Kannauj.

Islamist terror leader wanted for Sri Lanka bombings was one of the suicide bombers, died in a hotel bombing

Zahran Hashim was confirmed to have led the Easter Sunday attacks in Sri Lanka

Kerala CM Pinarayi Vijayan under scanner for allegedly using public money for ‘personal’ trips

The writ petition was filed by one D Francis, who claims to be a member of an anti-corruption organisation

India is poised to uplift 2.5 crore households out of poverty by 2030, reports the World Economic Forum

According to a World Economic Forum report, share of households below poverty line will reduce from 15% today to 5% by 2030

West Bengal BJP Chief Dilip Ghosh claims that TMC will not win a single seat in first 3 phases of Lok Sabha election

He said that seeing the huge turn out of people at the BJP rallies, Mamata Banerjee has stopped  flying across the State in helicopter and has started going for unscheduled roadshows

BSE files a formal complaint against propagandist Kunal Kamra for unauthorised modification and misuse of their brand

Kunal Kamra had posted a morphed image of BSE woth its ticker reading ‘Don’t vote for Modi’

West Bengal: Makhan Bibi force fed acid by husband and in-laws for voting against Trinamool, claims son

In a gruesome incident of political violence, a woman in Murshidabad, West Bengal was fed acid by her Trinamool supporting husband and in-laws for voting for Congress in the Lok Sabha elections

Tripura CM Biplab Deb’s wife denies reports that she has accused her husband of domestic violence, calls them highly paid dirty rumours

Biplab Deb's wife Niti Deb says that dirty rumours are being spread to gain political advantage against influential people

A day before Rahul Gandhi’s rally in Ahmednagar, Congress district unit dissolves as leaders refuse to support NCP

On Thursday, senior Maharashtra Congress leader Radhakrishna Vikhe Patil, whose son joined the BJP last month, has resigned as the Leader of Opposition in the state Assembly.

Mamata’s grand plan to defeat BJP: Will put pebbles in mitti ke laddu to break Modi’s teeth

PM Modi, in interaction with Bollywood actor Akshay Kumar, had revealed that Mamata Banerjee sends him Bengali sweets and personally selected Kurtas.

Rahul Gandhi camp and Priyanka Gandhi Vadra camp at odds: Sibling rivalry taking an ugly turn?

Sibling rivalry appears to have taken an ugly turn within the Nehru-Gandhi Parivar after Priyanka Gandhi Vadra chickened out from contesting from Varanasi against PM Modi

A day after Priyanka Gandhi chickened out from contesting against PM Modi, Congress ecosystem launches a rescue operation

The anguish of the ecosystem seems to have toned down as they have now launched a rescue mission to protect Priyanka Gandhi from further more ridicule and criticism.

Havan and Puja in UP, promoting man who butchered a calf in Kerala: The Rahul-Priyanka brand of ‘secularism’

In 2017, Rijil Makkutty had brutally butchered a calf in protest against the Centre's move enforcing anti-cow slaughter laws.

The hypocrisy and delusions: Raj Thackeray as the saviour for India’s liberals is both sad and hilarious

A man like Raj Thackeray, who cannot win a single MP has emerged as the grand hope of India’s ‘secular’ liberals to stop the Modi juggernaut. Let that sink in.

Supreme Court upholds the Election Commission’s decision to ban the release of Modi biopic during elections

The Supreme Court refused to interfere with the decision of the Election Commission to ban Modi's biopic during elections

‘Anti-communist’ Javed Akhtar campaigns for proud communist and CPI candidate Kanhaiya Kumar

Javed Akhtar had once said, "If Communism is your faith, then you are as bad as a religious person."

PepsiCo sues potato farmers for growing the variety used for Lays Chips

In a letter sent to Ministry, the activists have said that the farmers have every right to produce and sell a protected variety of seeds and that Pepsico can't claim intellectual property right on it.

Why I think Prime Minister Modi will win 2019 and why some people won’t believe in it

As the Elections 2019 draw to an end, the desperation rises among the intellectual gang which has even till yesterday considered Narendra Modi in the government as an aberration.

Congress manages to insult the memory of Pulwama martyrs and make fun of Nehru in one stroke

In one swift motion, with one edited picture, Congress not only insulted the martyrs of the dastardly Pulwama terror attack but also mocked former PM Jawaharlal Nehru.

The Prime Minister’s roadshow at Varanasi was a reflection of the liberals’ worst nightmare

On the 25th of April, 2019, the Bharatiya Janata Party organized a roadshow in Varanasi where Prime Minister Narendra Modi was the centre of attention.

Fugitive Nirav Modi’s bail rejected for the third time, next hearing set on May 30

The hearing this week takes place as per the four-week time frame for judicial remand in such cases

Watch: Propagandist Nikhil Wagle calls Hafiz Saeed ‘Hamara Apna’ in a rant video against PM Modi

Wagle seems to think that the dozen or so interviews of the PM mean nothing unless the person asking questions is Raveesh 'Koun Jaat Ho' Kumar or Abhisar 'headlights' Sharma.

“If BJP comes back to power, only Rahul Gandhi will be responsible”: Arvind Kejriwal shows frustration of failed alliance talks

Kejriwal's desperation to form an alliance with the Congress has left him completely flustered

How a born communist Atishi Marlena, who is today being hailed as a ‘revolutionary’, ruined Delhi’s education system

The left-liberals amaze us now with propping up Atishi Marlena as some sort of youth icon who revolutionised Delhi's education. But, as usual, the left propaganda always turns out to be another myth.

PM Narendra Modi files his nomination from the Holy City of Varanasi, top NDA leaders join him in a show of strength

The National Democratic Alliance (NDA), a 20-party coalition is fighting the 2019 Lok Sabha elections under the leadership of Prime Minister Narendra Modi.

Legal complaint filed against photoshop artist day after PM Modi and Akshay Kumar appreciated his work

A day after the PM himself appreciated Krishna's work, a legal complaint has been filed against the photoshop artist.

West Bengal: Missing election official in charge of EVMs found in Howrah after a week

The 30-year old election officer Arnab Roy had gone suspiciously missing from duty on April 18th from Bipradas Choudhury Polytechnic College of Nadia, West Bengal. Interestingly, Roy was the in charge of the EVMs and VVPATs.

Gujarat Congress’ official Twitter handle uses an image from Congress era to criticise Modi govt’s Ganga cleaning project

Using fake images and older images to spread their malicious propaganda is something the Congress has been doing repeatedly.

‘Mea culpa’: Rajdeep Sardesai finally admits Modi wasn’t responsible for 2002 and that media sensationalised the riots

Responding to a question asking whether Narendra Modi the then Chief Minister of Gujarat in 2002 was anyway responsible for the incident, Rajdeep Sardesai admitted that he personally believed that Modi was not responsible for the riots that followed after Godhra massacre.