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Saturday, Oct 19, 2019
Kumar Uttam

Kumar Uttam


Kumar Uttam covers politics and public affairs. He has been a journalist for 15 years.

articles by Kumar Uttam (1034 results)
Oct 19, 2019 00:04
Earlier this month, the two allies finalised a seat sharing agreement, after several rounds of negotiation. Accordingly, the Sena will contest on 124 of the 288 assembly seats and the BJP on 154. The two parties had failed to clinch a pre-poll deal in... read more
Oct 18, 2019 01:05
West Maharashtra, which accounts for 70 out of 288 seats, is crucial because it is here that the Opposition stands a chance to resist the rise of BJP and Sena read more
Oct 11, 2019 12:32
Maharashtra chief minister Devendra Fadnavis has managed to emerge as a strong leader despite not belonging to one of the dominant castes of the western state. Here are the reasons for the rise in his stature. read more
Oct 02, 2019 10:01
Sena realises that the BJP’s strength and size has grown manifold over the past five years. The BJP is no more a party of urban pockets and has grown even in rural areas. read more
Oct 01, 2019 13:07
The BJP and the Sena on Monday announced that the two parties will contest the October 21 Maharashtra Assembly elections together, but stopped short of disclosing their seat-sharing formula. read more
Sep 30, 2019 19:45
MSDE minister Mahendra Nath Pandey made this announcement at a meeting with states, which also saw collaboration with 22 organizations to provide apprenticeship training opportunities to more than 2.5 lakh youth in the country. read more
Sep 30, 2019 17:02
Chief Minister Manohar Lal Khattar will contest from Karnal, the seat he won for the first time in the last assembly election. read more
Sep 30, 2019 00:03
The BJP has also given ticket to Daval Singh Zala, also a former Congress MLA, it’s ticket time contest the bye election from Bayad. read more
Sep 28, 2019 23:06
The BJP is now in seat-sharing talks with its partner in Maharashtra, the Shiv Sena. According to an Election Commission notification, the last date for filing of nominations for the Maharashtra polls is October 4; the verdict will be out on October... read more
Sep 27, 2019 22:24
Bansuri called on Salve to hand over to him a coin of rupee as his fee for appearing before the International Court of Justice in the case relating to Kulbhushan Jadhav, who is in Pakistan Jail on charges of spying. read more
Sep 27, 2019 10:21
BJP contested the 2014 assembly election without an alliance with Sena, furled candidates in 260 out of 288 seats, and won 122 seats. read more
Sep 27, 2019 00:23
Rajya Sabha MP Chaudhary Birender Singh could be an exception to this rule. Singh’s son Birjendra Singh successfully contested the Lok Sabha election from Hisar. Singh’s wife, Prem Lata, too, is a legislator from Uchana Kalan and is likely to be ren... read more
Sep 25, 2019 11:18
The election commission on Saturday announced the schedule for the assembly election in these two states, fixing October 4 as the last date to receive nomination. read more
Sep 25, 2019 00:46
A five page-note on the Gandhi Sankalp Yatra that BJP’s working president JP Nadda shared with his party colleagues urged them to wear clothes made from the homespun cotton that for Gandhi was a symbol of self-reliance. read more