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Can Vijay Sampla win over crucial ‘Dalit’ votes for BJP in 2017 Punjab Assembly polls?

Politics | Apr 14, 2016, 07:33 PM IST

New Delhi: With an eye of the sizeable chunk of Dalit voters in Punjab, the BJP has appointed Vijay Sampla, the party’s most prominent Dalit face in the state, as its new President of the

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Restoring academic excellence of IIMC is top priority, says its new chief K G Suresh

India | Apr 12, 2016, 05:11 PM IST

In an exclusive interview to, K G Suresh, the veteran journalist, said that his top priority would be to restore the academic excellence of IIMC.

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Radical groups do roost in Indian universities but govt may have mishandled ‘sedition’ episode: JNU Prof M Paranjape

India | Apr 08, 2016, 11:53 PM IST

In an exclusive interview to, Prof Paranjape discussed at length the root cause of the JNU controversy, including the slapping of sedition charges against JNUSU President Kanhaiya Kumar, followed by his subsequent arrest.

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Uttar Pradesh: Can Keshav Prasad Maurya, the new BJP President, do a Narendra Modi in 2017 polls?

Politics | Apr 09, 2016, 11:58 AM IST

New Delhi: Ahead of next year’s Assembly elections, the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) has appointed Keshav Prasad Maurya, a Dalit face, as its President in Uttar Pradesh. The appointment of Maurya becomes significant in view

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36 years of BJP: A journey from ‘Atal-Advani’ to ‘Modi-Shah’ era

Politics | Apr 06, 2016, 07:22 PM IST

Today, a new generation has taken over the mantle and instead of ‘Atal-Advani’, the new buzz word in the party is ‘Modi-shah’.

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After Bihar debacle, will BJP benefit by restricting PM Modi's exposure in upcoming state elections?

Politics | Apr 01, 2016, 07:03 PM IST

If political commentators are to be believed, the BJP’s decision to restrict PM Modi to a few rallies in line with his national standing and stature and allowing the local leadership to drive the campaign looks like the right strategy and is definite


Can Prashant Kishor guide a demoralised Congress to victory in Uttar Pradesh after 27-long years?

Politics | Mar 31, 2016, 12:25 AM IST

can Prashant Kishor bring to an end Congress party’s 27-year long exile from corridors of power in Uttar Pradesh even if he succeeds in bringing Priyanka as the party’s face in upcoming state elections?

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Is Indian batting depending too much on Virat Kohli and what if he fails in semi-finals?

Cricket | Mar 28, 2016, 10:12 PM IST

Is it the not the time for India to look for batters who could replace the openers Shikhar Dhawan and Rohit Sharma besides Suresh Raina if their poor form continues?

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Shahid Afridi’s ‘Kashmir’ remarks: Is he trying to pacify angry Pakistanis hurt over his ‘more love in India’ comment?

Cricket | Mar 26, 2016, 03:31 PM IST

It seems that the hostile reaction that Pakistan’s T20 captain Shahid Afridi faced from his compatriots over his ‘more love in India’ remark has scared him hugely and now he is trying to douse the fire by harping on ‘support from Kashmir’


World T20: After Pakistan’s exit, Sunday’s India -Australia match becomes virtual quarter-final

Cricket | Mar 25, 2016, 09:04 PM IST

New Delhi: Now that Pakistan has been pushed out of ongoing T20 World Cup after their crushing defeat against Australia, the equations have become pretty straight as to who would qualify for semi finals from


Comparing Kanhaiya with Bhagat Singh is like comparing Nehru with Pol Pot, says BJP MP Tarun Vijay

Politics | Mar 26, 2016, 05:45 PM IST

In an exclusive interview to, the former editor of RSS mouthpiece 'Panchjanya' blasted Congress MP Shashi Tharoor for comparing Kanhaiya with martyr Bhagat Singh.


‘Nationalism’ debate: From Shashi Tharoor to Digvijay Singh, is Congress completely confused over its stand?

Politics | Mar 21, 2016, 06:43 PM IST

On 'nationalism' debate, the actions and stands taken by the Congress and its prominent leaders indicate that the party is completely confused over how it should respond to the new challenge.

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Uttarakhand crisis: Rita Bahuguna to persuade brother Vijay Bahuguna, leader of rebel Cong MLAs?

Politics | Mar 19, 2016, 05:28 PM IST

The Congress high command worried over the recent political developments in Uttarakhand that threaten to topple Harish Rawat government in the hill-state has reportedly asked Rita Bahuguna to persuade his brother and former Chief Minister Vijay Bahug


‘Khaki knickers’ dropped because it looked outdated, historic growth in Shakhas since 1925: RSS

Politics | Mar 16, 2016, 11:59 AM IST

The Rashtriya Swayamsevak Sangh(RSS) has conceded that the decision to replace ‘Khaki knickers’ with ‘brown trousers’ was taken because the knickers had started looking outdated.


Tamil Nadu Polls: Jayalalithaa may benefit from Vijayakanth’s decision to go all alone

Politics | Mar 15, 2016, 09:35 PM IST

New Delhi: Actor-turned-politician Vijayakanth who heads the DMDK (Desiya Murpokku Dravida Kazhagam)is a much sought after politician in Tamil Nadu today. The DMK which is desperately trying to cobble up an alliance of all anti-Jayalaithaa


After two washed out sessions, Budget session of parliament brings a pleasant surprise

Politics | Mar 12, 2016, 07:15 PM IST

After washout of two consecutive parliament sessions, there were apprehensions of Budget session meeting the same fate owing to irreconcilable differences between two major political parties namely BJP and Congress

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Assam polls: Why is Congress desperate to make the contest ‘Narendra Modi vs Tarun Gogoi’?

Politics | Mar 12, 2016, 03:26 PM IST

The strategy of the ruling Congress party for upcoming Assembly elections in the state is very clear – make the fight a direct contest between Prime Minister Narendra Modi and Chief Minister Tarun Gogoi.

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WB polls: In Chandra Bose, BJP finds best bet against Mamata but who will be its CM candidate?

Politics | Mar 09, 2016, 07:31 PM IST

The BJP has announced the candidature of Chandra Kumar Bose, grand-nephew of Netaji Subhash Chandra Bose, against Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee from Bhabanipur Assembly constituency in upcoming West Bengal Assembly elections.

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Will BJP-AGP alliance succeed in dethroning Congress govt in Assam?

Politics | Mar 04, 2016, 11:35 AM IST

New Delhi: Just a few days before the Election Commission announces the notification for Assembly elections in Assam, the BJP sealed an alliance with Asom Gan Parishad(AGP) with an aim to further consolidate anti-Congress votes

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Budget Speech 2016: Treasury benched led by PM Modi, Sushma continuously cheer Arun Jaitley

Politics | Mar 01, 2016, 06:00 PM IST

New Delhi: On February 29, the day Finance Minister Arun Jaitley presented his third consecutive budget, the atmosphere in Lok Sabha was ecstatic especially among the treasury benches. The MPs belonging to the ruling formation