Vani Devi was leading by 4,444 votes over her BJP rival and sitting MLC N Ramachander Rao. She secured 53,007 votes, while Ramachander had received 48,563 votes
The former PM's daughter said that she has been 'apolitical' but there was no ground for her to say no when TRS offered her the ticket for MLC polls
He was as much at home with the nitty-gritty of administrative detail, the key to ministerial success, as he was with the intricate calculations that went into party management
'Sweeping changes' in Congress will be incomplete if party continues to piggyback on Nehru-Gandhi family
The last time voices of dissent emerged in Congress, three of its leaders broke away to form the Nationalist Congress Party
The former PM's centenary celebrations should be an occasion to reflect on Congress' blind supplication to the Nehru-Gandhi dynasty rather than an empty exercise in symbolism
Many argue PV Narasimha Rao was India’s finest prime minister, but not his own Congress party and its dynastic ‘high command’.
What is Ayodhya case: From Babar era to numerous court orders, how fait accompli always dictated fate of disputed site
It is evident that the fait accompli created by the forcible demolition of the disputed structure has changed even the legal framework of the dispute.
Government’s next agenda is to retrieve PoK and make it part of India, says Union minister Jitendra Singh
Union minister Jitendra Singh on Tuesday said that the next agenda of the government is to 'retrieve' parts of Jammu and Kashmir (PoK) and make it a territory of India
Eminent Supreme Court lawyer, ex-law minister Ram Jethmalani passes away at 95; last rites to be performed this evening
Veteran Supreme Court lawyer and former Union Minister Ram Jethmalani passed away on Sunday morning at his residence in New Delhi. Jethmalani was 95. He is survived by his son Mahesh Jethmalani, a noted lawyer, and a daughter. His other child, Rani Jethmalani, had passed away in 2011
'Exceptional lawyer, iconic public figure': Narendra Modi, Sonia Gandhi, Rajnath condole Ram Jethmalani's death, pay tributes to ex-law minister
Prime Minister Narendra Modi took to Twitter to express condolences to his family, friends and admirers
In Lok Sabha address, Modi scalds Congress' devotion to Nehru-Gandhi family, says party has lost touch with reality
During his Lok Sabha speech on Tuesday, Narendra Modi seemed anguished over Congress' accusations that he and the BJP intended to obliterate achievements and work done by past governments
Rahul Gandhi must go, but what Congress needs is an ideological overhaul; kicking out 'brokers of power' can be a start
Three months after Rahul Gandhi became Congress president, he waxed eloquent on what ailed India and the Congress at the 84th plenary in Delhi, but like his father Rajiv, Rahul effected no more than superficial changes, replacing in some cases, old 'self-perpetuating cliques' with new ones
BJP's rise undeniable part of India's political story; Congress needs to reclaim space ceded to saffron party
The rise of the BJP had something to do with the “Brahmin backlash”. But as a political party, the BJP is mistaken in its belief that it is the only claimant of that mantle.
Amid growing tension between India and Pakistan, Manmohan Singh received an award named after PV Narasimha Rao and said saner counsel must prevail between the respective leaderships of the two nations.
India destined to be major powerhouse of global economy despite difficulty and hurdles: Manmohan Singh
Taking a dig at his critics for calling him a silent prime minister, Singh said he was never afraid of talking to the media and rather interacted with the press very regularly.
Telangana Vidhan Sabha polls: Mahakutami formed to save people from KCR's 'dictatorship', says TDP state chief
Telangana chief minister K Chandrashekar Rao's party Telangana Rashtra Samithi (TRS) is fighting in all seats, while Telugu Desam Party (TDP) has joined hands with Congress, CPI and TJS to form a grand alliance.
Chidambaram's response to Narendra Modi's dare misses mark: Nehru-Gandhi family has always dominated Congress
P Chidambaram was very economical with the truth when he responded to Narendra Modi’s dare to the Congress to make a non-Nehru-Gandhi family member its party president for five years.
Rahul Gandhi ignores Congress failures in Bucerius Summer School speech, attempts to sully Modi govt's image instead
Rahul Gandhi said all governments in India always had the interest of the poor, socially excluded, Dalits and minorities, except for the Narendra Modi government.
A tale of two funerals: What the demise of Atal Bihari Vajpayee and Narasimha Rao tells us about BJP and Congress
PV Narasimha Rao’s shabby treatment largely owed to the fact that he refused to let himself be reduced to the status of a Nehru-Gandhi loyalist.
Atal Bihari Vajpayee passes away: Statesman who answered questions with disarming wit, ex-PM was never distant or self-important
Vajpayee was not just a mass orator and politician in the corridors of power. He was a statesman who put the interests of the country ahead of party or personal interests