YSR Congress Party leader Y.S. Jagan Mohan Reddy on Saturday met Andhra Pradesh Governor E.S.L. Narasimhan (Photo: IANS)

Jagan meets Andhra Governor, stakes claim to form government

Hyderabad:  YSR Congress Party leader Y.S. Jagan Mohan Reddy on Saturday met Andhra Pradesh Governor E.S.L. Narasimhan and formally staked claim to form the government. Hours after he was unanimously elected as the leader by newly-elected legislators of the YSRCP at Amaravati, Jagan Mohan Reddy landed in Hyderabad to meet the Governor. Accompanied by few […]

Congress President Rahul Gandhi (File Photo Credit: Congress/Twitter)

Rahul Gandhi may offer to resign at CWC meet on Saturday

New Delhi: Amid speculation that Congress President Rahul Gandhi may offer to resign, a Congress Working Committee (CWC) meeting is scheduled on Saturday to look into the reasons for the party’s Lok Sabha elections debacle and decide on its further course of action to take on the BJP, which has grown in strength over the […]

BJP's C.R. Patil (File Photo/Facebook)

BJP candidates capture Gujarat with dreamlike margins, highest at 6.78 lakh

Ahmedabad:  The Bharatiya Janata Party in Prime Minister Narendra Modi’s Gujarat once again captured all 26 Lok Sabha seats on Thursday while decimating the opposition Congress with BJP candidates improving their voteshare with dreamlike numbers, the highest margin being 6.78 lakh votes and the lowest at 1.25 lakh. If the Modi wave swept all the […]

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Mamata Banerjee’s house, neighbourhood wear deserted look

Kolkata:  With more security personnel than party workers, Trinamool Congress supremo Mamata Banerjee’s house and the street leading to her residence in South Kolkata’s Kalighat wore a deserted look on Thursday with counting trends for the Lok Sabha polls showing a big increase in the BJP’s numbers and a consequent decrease in the ruling party’s […]

Delhi Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal (File Photo/IANS)

Arvind Kejriwal congratulates Modi, seeks to work together for Delhi

New Delhi: Delhi Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal on Thursday congratulated Prime Minister Narendra Modi for his victory in the 2019 Lok Sabha polls and said that he looks forward to work together with him for the city’s people. “I congratulate Narendra Modi for this historic win and look forward to working together for the betterment […]

BJP veteran LK Advani (File Photo/IANS)

‘Unprecedented performance’: Advani congratulates Modi, Shah

New Delhi:  BJP veteran L.K. Advani on Thursday credited Prime Minister Narendra Modi and party chief Amit Shah for the party’s “unprecedented” performance in the Lok Sabha polls. “Heartiest congratulations to Narendra Modi for steering BJP towards this unprecedented victory in elections. Amit Bhai Shah as BJP President and all dedicated workers of the party […]