AMETHI ELECTION 2019
Delhi: How relief on electricity bills is powering election campaigns
Subsidised power became available after AAP came to power in 2015, and since August 2019, the state government has fully freed consumption up to 200 units of electricity and partly subsidised utilisation of 201-400 units.
JP Nadda elected BJP president unopposed, takes over from Amit Shah
JP Nadda was elected unopposed as the BJP national president after he eme...
Kerala did a disastrous thing by electing Rahul Gandhi: Ramachandra Guha
A "fifth-generation dynast" Rahul Gandhi has no chance in Indian pol...
BJP set to get new president, Nadda likely to succeed Shah
Senior BJP leader Radha Mohan Singh, who is in charge of the party's organisational poll process, said that nominations for the national president's election will be filed on January 20, and a contest will take place the next day if required.
President junks plea to disqualify AAP MLA for being member of NDMC
President Ram Nath Kovind has rejected a plea seeking disqualification of Aam Aadmi Party MLA Surender Singh for allegedly holding an office of profit by being a member of the New Delhi Municipal Council.
Gold firm but hemmed in tight range; set for worst week in 2 months
US gold futures rose 0.4 per cent to $1,556.90.
Hope MLAs dropped from Assembly poll candidate list stay in AAP family: Kejriwal
Responding to a question that other parties might try to poach the sitting legislators, the AAP national convenor said that he hopes they will stay with the party.
Phase I of Sino-US trade pact a done deal, Phase-II likely after elections: Santosh Rao
"We are heading into an election year, Brexit is done. So we are entering 2020 with very good tailwind."
Rabindra Nath Mahato elected as Jharkhand Assembly Speaker
Chief Minister Hemant Soren proposed Mahato's name for the post which was seconded by JMM MLA Champai Soren during the second of the three-day session of the Assembly.
CM vs PM: An election like none before
A by-product of the India Against Corruption campaign of 2011-12, AAP came into existence in November 2012 and won 28 seats in the Delhi assembly in 2013 to form a minority government with Congress supporting it from outside. Since assuming power in Delhi in 2015, AAP made efforts to expand elsewhere, but except in Punjab, AAP garnered less votes than NOTA.
Jharkhand Election Results: Power shift from 2014 to 2019 in state
The Jharkhand Mukti Morcha (JMM) and Congress alliance appears set to form government as it is leading in over 40 seats in Jharkhand, accord...
No state-specific schemes to be announced in Budget: Election Commission
Replying to a query while addressing a press conference, Arora said as the Model Code of Conduct (MCC) comes into effect immediately from the announcement of Delhi assembly election schedule, and "no state-specific schemes will be announced in the national Budget".
Work on new education policy gained ground in 2019
Work on the BJP government's ambitious project -- the new education policy -- started with a committee headed by former ISRO chief K Kasturirangan submitting the policy draft to Ramesh Pokhriyal 'Nishank', who took charge as the new HRD Minister in the year gone by.
Delhi assembly elections: SWOT analysis of AAP, BJP and Congress
The results, despite the usually limited role of "national" issues in state polls, will be seen as a verdict on recent incidents that have seen BJP and its opponents clash over allegations of "majoritarianism" and "intolerance" with regard to violence on campuses and legislations like the Citizenship Amendment Act (CAA).
2019 - The year of fake news
CAA protests latest in a series of events that triggered extensive spread of misinformation across social media, say fact checkers.
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