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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NSUI goons vandalise Savarkar statue inside Delhi University campus, put shoe garland

This statue was erected by ABVP activists on Monday night along with the busts of Bhagat Singh and Netaji Subhas Chandra Bose.

All you need to know: Retired judge Abhay Thipsay who joined Congress launched book blaming Hindus for bomb blasts done by Islamic radicals

S M Mushrif is a controversial former Inspector General of Police. He has written a book which claimed that the then ATS chief Hemant Karkare was killed by Hindu radicals

Ratul Puri, Kamal Nath’s nephew, moves application to surrender before the CBI Court

Ratul Puri, Madhya Pradesh Chief Minister and senior Congress leader Kamal Nath's nephew, moved an application to surrender before the CBI Court.

Police extends Section 144 in violence hit areas in Jaipur where a Muslim mob had attacked Kanwar Yatris on Eid

On August 12, 2019, a violent Muslim mob attacked Kanwar Yatris in Jaipur and torched a dozen transport buses.

Madras High Court rejects Karti Chidambaram’s plea seeking interim stay on transfer of his Income Tax case to special court

Karti Chidambaram and his wife are accused of not disclosing cash payment received in a land sale

Fake news peddler Shehla Rashid evades questions on whether she has proof of her allegations against Indian Army

The Dravida Munnetra Kazhagam (DMK) today organised an all-party demonstration at the Jantar Mantar in New Delhi demanding the immediate release of Kashmiri politicians who are precautionarily detained in the aftermath of the abrogation of Article 370.

‘Liberal’ hearts bleed as CBI arrests Congress leader Chidambaram after court calls him “kingpin of crime”

Within a few minutes of Chidambaram's arrest, the liberal heart bled for their fallen hero, who once had once co-opted the very same intelligentsia, media and other opinion-makers.

Opposition gathers to protest against abrogation of Article 370, Karti Chidambaram arrives and steals the show

As seen above, Brinda Karat (CPIM), Manoj Jha (RJD) and Ghulam Nabi Azad (Congress) aren't particularly excited at the limelight being taken away from them by Karti.

If Congress can’t claim political martyrdom today, the Modi government has only P Chidambaram to thank

After being missing for almost an entire day post the Supreme Court rejecting immediate relief from arrest in the INX media scam case, P Chidambaram went missing.

Head caretaker of UPA castle is arrested and the common Indian is smiling

Enjoy the Whataboutism. By the way, how long before some renowned 'divider' in media tries to size up yesterday’s arrest in terms of caste or regional faultlines? Let’s see who does it first.

India not to renew 1989 agreement, stops sharing hydrological data with Pakistan

The move by the Indian government is considered to be the response to Pakistan's continuous propagation of terror into India and also its attempts to destabilise the normalcy in the Kashmir. 

Uttar Pradesh: Criminal surrenders as he fears UP police might do an encounter, says wont repeat his crimes

According to Police, he was involved in looting and theft and a case of gang rape was also registered against him.

Mumbai: Raj Thackeray to be questioned by ED today, section 144 imposed in several areas

Thackeray will be questioned at the ED office at Ballard Pier at around 10.30 am.

Chidambaram spends the night at CBI HQ, CBI to seek custodial interrogation after dramatic arrest of the ‘Kingpin of the scam’

The CBI will grill him at 10 am and later produce him in special court to seek custodial interrogation.

Political Editor of The Hindu condones violence by Congress workers who beat up a man who shouted ‘Chidambaram Chor Hai’

Congress worker beats up a man for shouting 'Chidambaram Chor Hai', The Hindu Political Editor Nistula Hebbar shows excitement at the unruly behaviour.

“Larger conspiracy” probe against CJI Ranjan Gogoi completed by Justice Patnaik, report likely in September

"Larger conspiracy" probe against CJI Ranjan Gogoi completed by Justice Patnaik, report likely in September

Fact-Check: Unlike Chidambaram who tried to escape from law, Amit Shah resolutely faced trial and was acquitted

Hartosh Singh Bal equated P Chidambaram's disgraceful escape with Amit Shah's tenacity to face the law

P Chidambaram finally arrested by CBI after officers scale wall of his residence as the gates were locked

Chidambaram arrested from his residence after he addressed a press conference at Congress office

Defense Minister Rajnath Singh, IAF Chief BS Dhanoa will travel to France to receive the first Rafale fighter jet in September

Defense Minister Rajnath Singh, IAF Chief BS Dhanoa will travel to France to receive the first Rafale fighter jet in September

‘Missing’ for a day, P Chidambaram surfaces at Congress office, says he was preparing his petition with his lawyers

P Chidambaram said that charges against him are lies spread by pathological liars,

Russia backs India on territorial integrity and non-interference of third parties during NSA Ajit Doval’s Moscow visit

Russia backs India’s position on issues like territorial integrity and rejection of any third party intervention

Veer Savarkar’s bust installed at Delhi University, liberals lose their mind, say bust of Nathuram Godse might be next

A pillar with busts of Veer Savarkar, Netaji Subhash Chandra Bose and Bhagat Singh has been put up at the North Campus of Delhi University.

1000-year-old Sialkot Temple in Pakistan opens for the first time in 72 years

A Hindu temple was opened for the first time since partition in Pakistan’s Sialkot region

Human rights, vigilance cells: Defence Minister approves major decisions on reorganisation of Army headquarters

The Indian Armed forces are the second-largest military force in the world in terms of size.

One BSF jawan killed and another injured in clashes with cattle smugglers along Bangladesh border

A Bangladeshi cattle smuggler Minto Sardar was caught with 10 cattle heads in his possession along the West Bengal-Bangladesh border

CJI’s bench rises for the day, Chidambaram’s plea to be heard by SC on Friday

Chidambaram's plea against Delhi HC's order rejecting his anticipatory bail application could not be listed today.

Granting illegal FIPB clearance to receive kickbacks paid through shell companies: Read about P Chidambaram’s modus operandi

As per sources, Chidambaram’s modus operandi revolved around granting illegal FIPB clearances to receive kickbacks, often paid through various shell companies floated by his son Karti Chidambaram.

Read details of the case against P Chidambaram: Illegal FIPB clearance to six companies and laundering of kickback money

ED and CBI has said that INX Media is not the only case Chidambaram is facing, there are multiple illegal FIPB approvals and money laundering cases

After filing a new FIR in money laundering case, CBI conducts raids at NDTV’s former CEO Vikram Chandra house

Vikram Chandra along with NDTV founders, Prannoy Roy and Radhika Roy have been charged in a case related to money laundering

Not a satire: Parody country Pakistan has a ‘Ministry of Human Rights’, the ministry is now whining against Priyanka Chopra

Pakistan's 'Human Rights minister' writes to UNICEF, asks to 'denotify' Priyanka Chopra as a UN goodwill ambassador.