Russian President Vladimir Putin won a landslide re-election victory on Sunday, extending his rule over the world's largest country for another six years at a time when his ties with the West are on a hostile trajectory. Putin has promised to use his new term to beef up Russia's defences against
New Delhi [India], Mar. 18 (ANI): Union Minister of State (MoS) in the Prime Minister's Office (PMO) Jitendra Singh on Sunday said the Congress celebrating the results of Uttar Pradesh Lok Sabha bypolls even as its candidates lost deposit money showed the party's mentality. Singh said the Congress
Germany's interior minister drew fire from across the political spectrum on Sunday after accusing the European Union of taking a patronising stance towards eastern EU members about migration. The remarks by Horst Seehofer, a member of Chancellor Angela Merkel's CSU Bavarian allies, put him at
Earlier in February, Rizvi stoked up a controversy while suggesting that Muslims who are against the construction of Ram temple in Ayodhya "must go to Pakistan and Bangladesh" or “join ISIS in Syria”
He expressed concern over some leaders of the ruling NDA at the Centre occasionally making remarks that created an impression of the alliance being against certain sections of the society.
If one explanation has to be given for the BJP's electoral ills in the Hindi heartland and nearby states, it is arrogance.
Zimbabwe's first presidential and parliamentary elections since the end of former strongman Robert Mugabe's long rule will take place in July, President Emmerson Mnangagwa said on Saturday. The polls will be the first major test of the new leader, who took power in November after a de facto
'Power vs Truth': Rahul Gandhi invokes Mahabharat rivalry in plenary broadside against BJP-RSSThe battle of the Mahabharat is the ultimate Indian electoral metaphor, a fitting analogy in a country where international turnout records are set when general elections happen.Sri Lankan president lifts
The results of the by-elections in UP, Bihar and Rajasthan have indicated that BJP's stock was decreasing and the people were disillusioned with the lead party of the NDA, party General Secretary S Sudhakar Reddy said.
Rajnand Gaon (Chhattisgarh) [India], Mar. 18 (ANI): Chhattisgarh Chief Minister Raman Singh on Saturday hailed the Lok Suraj Abhiyan programme and said the drive would again catapult the Bharatiaya Janata Party to power. Addressing the press here, the Chief Minister said it was because of that campaign
The Congress plenary on Sunday authorised party president Rahul Gandhi to constitute the Congress Working Committee (CWC)
Chandrababu Naidu has successfully used people's discontent over Centre's refusal to confer special status to Andhra Pradesh as an instrument to avoid the sporadic disgruntlement over the non-implementation of several promises made by TDP in 2014
He added that the BJP had learnt a "lesson" (from the outcome) and said he was confident the party would perform better in future polls, especially the 2019 Lok Sabha elections.
While the BJP has the numbers to send its eight candidates to the Upper House, its ally, Suheldev Bhartiya Samaj Party (SBSP), which has four MLAs in the 403-member UP Assembly, holds key to the fate its ninth nominee.
Vijaywada (Andhra Pradesh) [India], Mar. 18 (ANI): Telegu Desam Party (TDP) chief and Andhra Pradesh Chief Minister N. Chandrababu Naidu on Sunday reiterated the fact that the severing ties with the National Democratic Alliance (NDA) was down to the 'injustice' dealt to the state by the Centre
Questioning me about Congress’s health plan is like asking a foster parent about a child with low grades: JP Nadda.
New Delhi [India], Mar 18 (ANI): Former prime minister Manmohan Singh on Sunday said that the current state of economy shows that the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP)-led government failed to fulfil promises it made. "The BJP government has messed up the economy. When Modi ji was campaigning, he made
Unlike the previous elections which slogans like Achhe Din Aane Wale Hain and Congress Ka Hath Aam Aadmi Ke Sath, campaigning for the 2019 Lok Sabha polls anything but positive with both BJP and Congress gearing up to make the most of past lessons
Facing competitors such as a former reality TV star and a director of a fruit farm, Putin is all but guaranteed to win the vote and extend his Kremlin stint to 2024 with a fourth term in office.