2019 GENERAL ELECTIONS
Congress, BJP overhaul in Gujarat likely
For the opposition Congress it is all too apparent as its units have been disbanded and the party has been functioning under Gujarat Pradesh Congress Committee (GPCC) president Amit Chavda for quite some time now. Congress members say the new party structure will be formed after December 15.
Raghubar Das faces tough challenge from BJP rebel in Jamshedpur east
Das is seeking a sixth consecutive term from this seat. Rai was elected ...
Government, opposition set for Citizenship Amendment Bill showdown
The bill has been attacked by the opposition, minority outfits and others ...
View: BJP will have to build more bridges across political divides than strengthen fences
BJP has lost power in a politically significant state like Maharashtra. And, in the bigger picture, it has to strike a working relationship with more Opposition-ruled states as compared to, say, two years ago.
Despite a churn, quality still market’s favourite theme: Mahantesh Sabarad, SBICap Securities
One can take selective bets on the automobile companies. BFSI remains bread and butter for the market.
‘I don’t know Prince Andrew’: Trump denies friendship with British royal, but photos suggest otherwise
Pictures show that they have met several times over the past 20 years, and as recently as June.
SC to consider according hearing in January on plea seeking stay on electoral bond scheme
A bench, comprising Chief Justice S A Bobde and Justices B R Gavai and Surya Kant, was told by lawyer Prashant Bhushan that around Rs 6,000 crore had been collected under the scheme, which have been red-flagged by institutions like the Reserve Bank of India and the Election Commission.
Value and cyclical stocks to outperform as global economy accelerates next year: Mark Matthews, Julius Baer
Among EM assets, India does not rank very highly as it is very expensive.
Yen, Swiss franc hold gains as trade war worries deepen
The yen stood at 108.54 versus the dollar on Wednesday, close to its strongest since Nov. 22.
Former top-tier presidential candidate Kamala Harris ends 2020 White House bid
Harris, 55, would have been the first woman and second black U.S. president if elected next November. But her wavering views on how to solve the nation's healthcare problems and whether to embrace her past as a prosecutor were among the missteps that dragged down the campaign after its glitzy launch in January.
Political parties plan to up TikTok presence
TikTok has 200 million users in India. Following a temporary ban by the Madras High Court earlier this year, and a week after it became available again on app stores in India, TikTok had stated in May that it had reclaimed the top spot among free apps on the iOS platform and in the social category on the Google Play Store on Android.
Elected representatives should have leading voice in deciding Afghan future : India
First Secretary in India's Permanent Mission to the UN Vidisha Maitra said India welcomes the opportunities created by the various initiatives towards a formal peace process at the international, regional and domestic levels.
BJP loss in Maharashtra election raises questions about bullet train
Any delay will undermine investor confidence, at a time when growth has slowed to its weakest pace in years.
TDP, BJP eye gains as Andhra Pradesh sees religious shifts
TDP, known traditionally for its secular stand, in the recent general elections also attempted to polarise Muslim minority votes against its erstwhile saffron ally. The party, which was part of the BJP-led National Democratic Alliance (NDA) in the 2014 elections and shared power at both the Centre and the state, severed ties with the BJP in March last year.
Amit Shah sets 2024 deadline for NRC, says all infiltrators to be expelled by then
Raking up the Ram Janmabhoomi-Babri mosque dispute once again, the BJP president alleged the Congress made attempts to thwart the hearing of the case in the Supreme Court.
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