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
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
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
- May20By Simon Cameron-Moore, Reuters
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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
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.
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
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.