• May
    27

    Trust Mamata Bannerjee to change the contours of her swearing-in. In line with the Trinamool Congress tagline - government of ‘maa-maati-maanush’- she took oath on Friday at the Red

  • May
    24

    AIADMK party general secretary J Jayalalithaa, sworn in as chief minister of Tamil Nadu for a sixth time here on Monday, went immediately into the freebie mode.
    Sworn in exactly

  • May
    22

    AIADMK general secretary J Jayalalithaa will be sworn in as chief minister of Tamil Nadu for a second successive term on Monday. A 28-member cabinet will also be administered

  • May
    20
    By Simon Cameron-Moore, Reuters

    Donald Trump’s is­olationist foreign po­licy pronounceme­nts are feeding insecurity in some Asian nations fearful of China’s growing power, and risk emboldening nationalists and authoritarians in the region.
    The real estate

  • By PTI

    BJP and its allies on Thursday secured simple majority by bagging 64 seats in the 126-member Assam assembly.
    BJP alone has won 44 seats and is leading in 17 while

  • By PTI

    CPI(M)-led LDF regained power in Kerala cruising to a comfortable majority by inflicting a massive drubbing to the ruling Congress-headed UDF in the assembly polls which also saw BJP scripting

  • Apart from giving the BJP a shot in the arm with a first-time victory in Assam, the poll results signalled the continuing decline of India’s oldest political party, which has consistently thwarted the BJP-led government’s attempt to legislate in the Rajya Sabha, including the GST and land acquisition bill.

  • May
    19

    First the scoreboard. Trinamool Congress: 211 Congress: 44 Left Front: 32 BJP: 3 others: 4

  • It was a big day for Tamil Nadu Kerala and Puducherry which went to polls on Monday. On counting of votes by Thursday afternoon it was clear that

  • May
    16

    A qualified assessment of a prime minister two years after he achieved a historic mandate may be considered premature. Not if the person in question is Narendra Modi though.