New Delhi: BJP's chief ministerial candidate Harsh Vardhan on Sunday thanked voters for giving the party the maximum number of seats in 70-member Delhi assembly.
"I am confident that we will be able to serve the people of Delhi," he said, declining to take questions about the formation of next government #Arvind Kejriwal #BJP #Delhi Election 2013 #Harsh Vardhan #India #Krishna Nagar #Politics #Sheila Dikshit
New Delhi: "Bewakoof hain na (we are idiots, right?)", retorted Chief Minister Sheila Dikshit today when asked if her party failed to read the mood of the city which
it had ruled for 15 years. Dikshit, who resigned from the Chief Minister's post after Congress' drubbing, said her party will analyse what went wrong in the #Aam Aadmi Party #Arvind Kejriwal #Congress #Delhi Election 2013 #Delhi elections #New Delhi #Sheila Dikshit
Surat: Ruling BJP today retained the Surat West Assembly constituency, where a bypoll was held, defeating the Congress by an overwhelming margin.
Purnesh Modi of BJP trounced his Congress rival D L Patel by more than 66,000 votes. With this, the ruling party's seat tally has gone up to 120 in #BJP #Gujarat Bypoll #NewsTracker #Surat West
It looks like the impasse between the International Olympic Committee(IOC) and the Indian Olympic Association(IOA) will eventually end after the IOA decided to hold fresh elections on 9 February without the tainted officials.
An NDTV report says that the IOA decided in the meeting on Sunday that officials like #Abhay Singh Chautala #IOA #IOC #NewsTracker #Olympics #Sports
Shahid Kapoor may have proved his mettle as an actor in films like Jab We Met and Kaminey but he says that he will never wants to share screen space with dad Pankaj Kapoor.
Shahid who was last seen in R...Rajkumar with Sonakshi Sinha has worked in his dad's directorial venture #BuzzPatrol #Pankaj Kapoor #R...Rajkumar #Shahid Kapoor
Mumbai: The Bombay High Court has issued notices to Shahrukh Khan and his wife Gauri on a petition filed by a social activist, challenging a magistrate's order refusing her application for documents pertaining to the couple's child born through surrogacy.
Varsha Deshpande has filed a complaint in the magistrate's court seeking #Bombay High Court #Brihanmumbai Municipal Corporation #Gauri Khan #Jaslok Hospital #PCPNDT #Pre-conception and Pre-Natal Diagnostic Techniques #Prohibition of Sex Selection #Shah Rukh Khan #Varsha Deshpande
Results of four state elections are giving a strong message that government and political parties need to ensure good governance and provide corruption
free rule, industry leaders said today.
Industry chamber Assocham said: "Election results in the Assembly elections have thrown a clear message: It is the quality of governance which matters #Aam Aadmi Party #ASSOCHAM #Congress #state election results
After holding India responsible for a possible failure of the Bali ministerial meeting of the World Trade Organisation, the Indian media today is abuzz with the news of an unprecedented breakthrough; but the critical question many have failed to ask is have we ultimately benefitted after all the tough talk #Agreement on Agriculture #Bali ministerial #Food Security Programme #minimum support price #PDS #Subsidies #WTO
New Delhi: BJP today said the rise of Aam Aadmi Party in Delhi is a matter of concern for it as much as for Congress and maintained it could have won clear majority had it not been a three-cornered fight.
BJP general secretary Rajiv Pratap Rudy said his party could have #AAP #BJP #Congress #Politics #PoliticsDecoder #Rajiv Pratap Rudy #Ravi Shankar Prasad #States
The trade deal clinched Saturday in Bali by 159 members of the World Trade Organisation (WTO) is a victory for the multilateral trading system and it protects the interests of Indian farmers, poor and businesses, industry leaders said.
"We are very happy with the agreement on trade facilitation that would help #Agreement on Agriculture #Bali ministerial #Food Security Programme #minimum support price #PDS #Subsidies #WTO
Dec 08, 2013
The BJP leaders exude confidence but refrain to talk about the surveys projecting a comprehensive win for the party.
For public consumption, the country has gained in getting rid of the threat of the old Peace Clause through the interim mechanism that will work till a permanent solution. But on all other aspects, India has given in to pressure.
Effective policing and the visible curb on drunkenness in public places has made Gujarat’s capital city safer for women
The rise of the Aam Aadmi Party has decimated the Congress, and in a three-way vote split, the BJP could well score.
In India by the time we woke up to news of Nelson Mandela’s death it was already 6 December. For us that day marks a different anniversary. 6 December 1992 was the day the Babri Masjid came down and brought in its wake a communal horror which still haunts us. No truth. No reconciliation. Just bitterness.
The Indian media are at a tipping point, hobbled by suspect financing, a history of servility, and a massive loss of public trust. The internet is no silver bullet, but it most certainly represents a lifeline.
Farooq Abdullah managed to offend with a statement regarding women, claimed to apologise and then made another one.
Prabhu Deva is making films that will make feminists want to throttle him to death and regular, sane, not-part-of-the-Khap people wonder why his films are so appallingly retro.
Whether or not AAP succeeds, the party has shown it is possible to fight elections on low budget, without musclemen, without experienced politicians, by adopting innovative methods, and largely eschewing the temptation to appeal for votes on the basis of caste and religion.
It is this brand of politics, which prefers fiction to truth, that suits India’s current rulers the best. It is this brand of journalism that Tejpal served up to the gullible both in India and abroad.
However, the worst enemy the AAP can find is people like us who vent ire and grief but do not walk to the polling booths
What the BCCI’s claims amount to is a board that already has more money than it knows what to do with simply more cash to stash because, well, because it does.
Modi’s call for a “debate” on Article 370 had put the party on a spot.
A hung assembly would set the political clock back by about a decade in Delhi, which has always given a decisive mandate for assembly or parliamentary elections.
Why would not one but several level-headed women writers explode over a Facebook status post, and revisit a case of sexual harassment that was reported two years ago?
Pratap Bhanu Mehta argues that a changing India has left the ruling class uncertain of its position, and is therefore resorting to “intellectual closure and emotional crudity” to preserve itself.
The BJP has conveniently upped and lowered the ante on its demand for repealing Article 370 of the constitution through the years.
With barely a year since its launch, the Arvind Kejriwal-led party is set to take Delhi’s political circles by storm in the upcoming 4 December elections.
And typically such a couple would be double-income earning, but God forbid, if thing goes wrong? You would not want to continue with the arrangement. You have freedom to that extent. But this comes with a price. So here are a few
If you’ve watched the show, then you know why Khan doesn’t go for interviews. Twelve hours later, I’m still trying to make sense of what he said.
It is worth recalling that the Modi government’s record in the matter of setting up commissions is a dubious one.
In an interview to CNBC, Ratan Tata said he believes the mini-car still has the potential to take off in the home market.
Nifty has neared its penultimate resistance level of 6200 which must be broken for the index to test its all time highs. This week is crucial to determine if the index will rally to its all time high.
It’s difficult to decide what is the most disappointing aspect of Bullett Raja.