2019 GENERAL ELECTIONS
BJP win in Maharashtra elections may not lift market, but positive for bold reforms
The winter session is expected to run from November 18 to December 13.
Snub to four Maharashtra netas a message to all in BJP?
BJP has denied party nominations to Vinod Tawde, Eknath Khadse, Prakash Mehta and Raj...
Maharashtra Assembly Polls: No one to coordinate, plan for the Congress
With senior leaders such as Prithviraj Chavan, Balasaheb Thorat and A...
BJP vs BJP in Mumbai: MLA Prakash Mehta’s supporters vandalise Parag Shah’s car
On the final day of filing of nominations on Friday, the infighting in the ruling Bharatiya Janata Party surfaced when supporters of a sitti...
Cholamandalam Financial posts Q2 PAT at Rs 325.15 crore
Total income for the quarter under review surged to Rs 3,340.64 crore from Rs 2,614.66 crore registered same period year ago.
Citizenship (Amendment) Bill: Amit Shah says Indian Muslims have nothing to fear
Amit Shah rejected the Opposition charge that the bill was anti-Muslim. He repeatedly stressed that the legislation will not take away anyone's citizenship and was only intended to help minority communities facing religious persecution in the three neighbouring countries. "No provision in citizenship bill touches citizenship of Muslims," he said.
Congress holds key to 'non-BJP' govt formation in Maharashtra
The Shiv Sena is the second-largest party in the 288-member House with only 56 MLAs after the BJP (105). Given the stalemate between the two alliance partners, the Congress, which stood at the fourth position by winning 44 seats in the recent Maharashtra Assembly elections, now holds the key to formation of a 'non- BJP' government in the state.
Congress leaders hold discussions on supporting Shiv Sena in Maharashtra
Hectic deliberations about the possibility of the Congress participating in government formation in Maharashtra started on Sunday after its long-time political adversary Shiv Sena was invited to form the government by Governor Bhagat Singh Koshyari. He did so after the BJP announced it would not form government in the state.
Maharashtra impasse continues; Congress says BJP "cheated" Shiv Sena
In the just-held state polls, the BJP won 105 seats, while the Sena got 56 in the 288-member Assembly. The NCP got 54 and the Congress 44 seats. The Uddhav Thackeray-led party is demanding the CM's post for 2.5 years and 50:50 division of portfolios. Both these demands have been rejected by the BJP.
Four big campaign trends shaping the Maharashtra assembly elections
No single party has a monopoly on Maratha votes. But by overcoming legal challenges to find a way to give the community a quota in jobs and education, the BJP and the Sena have posed further challenges to the NCP.
3239 candidates in fray for Maharashtra assembly elections
Unlike previous polls, rebellions have hit all the parties, especially the ruling BJP, after allotment of tickets.
ICICI Lombard General Q2 net grows 5% to Rs 308 crore
The board has declared an interim dividend of Rs 3.50 per equity share at its meeting held on Friday, it added.
Wake up call for BJP, return of regional satraps: Quick takeaways from Maharashtra, Haryana polls
The election results in Haryana and Maharashtra have come as a morale booster for a moribund Congress.
Poll body bans exit polls during Assembly elections, bypolls
The ban will be effective "from 7 a.m. to 6.30 p.m. on October 21" when Haryana and Maharashtra goes to polls.
Manifesto of any political party cannot override Constitution: Anand Sharma in RS on CAB
Anand Sharma also asked the government why was it in a hurry in bringing the legislation. "Jaldbaaziu kyun (Why are you in a hurry)? You should have referred it to a standing committee of Parliament and introduced it in the next session," he said after Union Home Minister Amit Shah tabled the bill in the House.
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