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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Watch: Congress leader misbehaves with Indore police after being denied entry into a meeting

Congress leader, Sunny Rajpal, Monday, was caught on camera misbehaving with a police officer in Indore.

Opposition MPs create ruckus in parliament over Sadhvi Pragya Singh’s name as she took oath as Lok Sabha MP

Lok Sabha officials and opposition MPs object to Sadhvi Pragya including her Guru's name in her name while taking oath

Kerala government intervenes to stop removal of illegal crosses planted at Panchalimedu near Sabarimala: Reports

A village officer had given the Church time until today to remove the crosses. However, after the intervention of the state government, the revenue department has now stalled the process claiming it to be a matter of 'faith'.

Bihar Health Minister displays insensitivity, inquires about India-Pakistan match score during meeting on Encephalitis deaths

The death toll in Muzaffarpur and other districts of Bihar due to Acute Encephalitis Syndrome (AES) rises to 82

Another jolt to Mamata Banerjee as TMC’s Nowpara MLA Sunil Singh, 12 councillors join BJP

Sunil Singh joining the BJP was on the cards as his brother-in-law Arjun Singh, who was earlier a Trinamool MLA of Bhatpara and chairman of the Bhatpara municipality, had also left the party to become a BJP MP. Arjun Singh was given BJP ticket from Barrackpore Lok Sabha constituency. 

Uttar Pradesh: Now a 13-year-old boy gang raped by four men in Shahjahanpur

Another case of child rape has been reported from Uttar Pradesh as a teen boy has been allegedly raped this time by four men of his village in the Puwaya area in Shahjahanpur

Rahul Gandhi finally arrives in Parliament, but stays true to form and goofs up while taking oath as MP

A Lok Sabha official stopped Rahul Gandhi and told him that he has to sign the register after taking oath

Church in Thanjavur prevents residents of Nirmala Nagar from constructing a Ganesha temple on community land

The Church has opposed the construction despite the judgement of the Madras High Court.

West Bengal: Mamata Banerjee’s fiefdom crumbling as first doctors now teachers take to streets against state authorities

Trouble seems to be mounting for West Bengal Chief Minister, Mamata Banerjee, as first the state doctors and now the state teachers, have taken to the streets to protest against the authoritarianism under Mamata Banerjee's regime.

Congress shields the clown prince, Praveen Chakravarty becomes the scapegoat for Rahul Gandhi’s electoral disaster

Rahul Gandhi is portrayed as the gullible one who got taken for a ride by Chakravarty and everyone else.

Afternoon session of the first day of 17th Lok Sabha session is here, and Rahul Gandhi hasn’t made an appearance yet

Rahul Gandhi returns from vacation but didn't attend the first day of 17th Lok Sabha

BJP MPs from Bengal take oath as Members of Lok Sabha amidst chants of “Jai Shri Ram”

"Jai Shri Ram" has become a battle cry in West Bengal with Bengalis raising the slogan in protest against the oppressive policies of the Trinamool government in the state.

Allegations of ‘Savarna Brahmin conspiracy’ and ‘Coup attempt’ against protesting doctors is an indictment of Democracy itself

The Bengal Health Crisis is into its seventh day. After antagonizing the medical fraternity with her threats, Mamata Banerjee will finally be meeting with representatives of various medical institutions at 3.00 p.m. on Monday.

Supreme Court to hear plea for safety, security of doctors at government hospitals on June 18

West Bengal doctors crisis began as a small protest which gradually took a nationwide dimension with doctors from all across the country raising voices of dissent against the WB government.

Match Preview, Bangladesh vs West Indies: Both teams in a tight spot to keep hopes alive

Bangladesh certainly looks to be a better team than West Indies, as they have better batsmen (if not the hardest hitters of a cricketing ball), an excellent combination of pace and spin attack.

Watch: Giant slayer Smriti Irani takes oath as MP of Amethi, gets the longest applause by members of parliament

In Modi Cabinet 2.0, Smriti Irani has been appointed as the Union Minister of Women and Child Development.

Bihar: After 20 more children succumb to Acute Encephalitis Syndrome in the last 24 hours, death toll rises to 100

The death toll due to Acute Encephalitis Syndrome (AES) in Muzaffarpur and other districts of Bihar has risen to 100

That you have lost readership and your peers doubt you, is not our problem: Read our response to Swati Chaturvedi’s defamation notice

Recently, OpIndia.com got a legal notice from abusive media troll Swati Chaturvedi. At the onset, we would like to reiterate that such intimidatory tactics won't work with OpIndia.

Here is how PM Modi mocked Congress and Rahul Gandhi while calling for an all-party meeting

Congress party doesn’t seem to mind sacrificing its electoral relevance as long as a member of the Gandhi Dynasty is spearheading the sinking ship.

India-Pak match: Rohit credited success to newly born daughter while Sarfaraz refuses to blame the seniors for the defeat

Pakistan Cricket team captain admitted how the team is out of form in batting, bowling as well as fielding

LokSatta and Karan Thapar scolded by Press Council of India for peddling fake news against the RSS chief Mohan Bhagwat

While Thapar maintained that his mistake of wrongly attributing quotes to Dr Mohan Bhagwat was bonafide, the PCI has taken a tough stand against Thapar.

Twitter diplomacy: Imran Khan made a thread on India-Pak world cup match but zero tweets by PM Modi

Cricket has always been part of ‘track 2 diplomacy’ so off-field events can’t be ignored.

India refuses to be mediocre and docile, if that is ‘cold hearted’ for this Guardian writer, so be it

Some people, who have clearly run out of issues to find faults, have come up with a brilliant demonstration of what Hindi Twitter knows as 'Naraaz Fufa'.

Priyanka blaming ordinary Congress workers for defeat is the lowest point for Congress and for Nehru-Gandhis

Passing the buck downwards won’t work any more. Because those at the bottom will leave in droves.

Video and statistics highlight from Australia versus Sri Lanka match

As it was expected, Australia beat Sri Lanka the way comfortably by 85 runs.

Here is what you missed when the India-Pakistan match was on

News you may have missed due to the India-Pakistan match yesterday

India vs Pakistan: With India registering a thundering victory, here are some video and statistics highlights

Another comprehensive win for India against their arch-rivals in the World Cup. Twenty-seven years, seven games and no success for Pakistan against India.

West Bengal Doctor Crisis: Protesting doctors agree to meet Mamata Banerjee in presence of full media even as IMA goes on strike

The protesting junior doctors have now agreed to meet Mamata Banerjee at 3:00 PM today. However, the doctors have said that the meeting would have to be “in the full view of the media” and not “behind closed doors”.

Pakistani Twitter erupts in self-deprecating humour as their cricket team stares at imminent defeat

India registered its 7th consecutive win against Pakistan in Cricket World Cup tournaments.