By Press Trust of India | Posted by Shankhyaneel Sarkar | Mumbai
PUBLISHED ON JAN 08, 2021 10:29 PM IST
While Thackeray’s Shiv Sena has been advocating the name change for over two decades, the Congress has always opposed it.
By hindustantimes.com | Edited by Shankhyaneel Sarkar | Hindustan Times, New Delhi
UPDATED ON DEC 25, 2020 06:09 PM IST
The BJP has said earlier that the previous governments in the Centre did not have the willpower to go ahead with tough reforms.
UPDATED ON DEC 12, 2020 12:28 AM IST
The Presidential Years is the fourth volume of Mukherjee’s memoirs and will be released in January 2021.
By Sachin Saini | Hindustan Times, Jaipur
UPDATED ON DEC 10, 2020 07:41 AM IST
Elections were held for panchayat samiti and zila parishad seats in 21 of the state’s 33 districts. Of 4,371 panchayat samiti seats, the BJP won 1,989 and Congress 1,852.
By Asian News International | Posted by Shankhyaneel Sarkar | New Delhi
PUBLISHED ON DEC 06, 2020 07:38 PM IST
Prime Minister Narendra will lay the foundation stone of the new Parliament building and perform bhoomi pujan on December 10.
By Press Trust of India | Posted by Shankhyaneel Sarkar | Bengaluru
UPDATED ON DEC 05, 2020 09:48 PM IST
The former Chief Minister said, he fell to the “trap” and accused Congress leader Siddaramaiah of a conspiracy, as he stated that even BJP had not “betrayed” him to that level.
‘What is the meaning of their silence?’ BJP asks Cong to respond to allegations in AgustaWestland scam
By Press Trust of India | Posted by Shankhyaneel Sarkar | New Delhi
UPDATED ON NOV 18, 2020 10:40 PM IST
Rathore said Rahul Gandhi often attacked the government over Rafale fighter aircraft deal despite Supreme Court giving a clean chit to it but has not spoken a word about investigation into alleged corruption in the purchase of VVIP choppers.
‘TMC govt did ‘cheap politics’ with Soumitra Chatterjee’s body’, alleges Cong’s Adhir Ranjan Chowdhury
By Press Trust of India | Posted by Shankhyaneel Sarkar | Kolkata
UPDATED ON NOV 18, 2020 02:41 PM IST
Actor Soumitra Chatterjee was cremated with full state honours. As his body wastaken to Keoratala crematorium thousands of people, including Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee and senior Left leaders, walked in a procession.
By Vinod Sharma | Hindustan Times, New Delhi
UPDATED ON NOV 13, 2020 08:11 AM IST
Of the seventy seats it wrested in the seat-sharing talks, the party won an embarrassing 19, just eight more than the Communist Party of India-Marxist-Leninist’s 11 out of 19.
By HT Correspondent | Hindustan Times/Jammu, Jammu
UPDATED ON NOV 12, 2020 01:33 AM IST
At some places we may need to support like-minded parties and at others places they will support us, says J&K Congress unit chief
Bihar Assembly Election 2020: Left records higher strike rate than RJD, Cong; lags in popular support
By Abhishek Jha | Hindustan Times, New Delhi
PUBLISHED ON NOV 11, 2020 04:54 AM IST
With 16 legislators in the 243-member assembly, the left’s seat share is 6.6%. This is its highest in the Hindi belt since 1995 when the three parties together had a seat share of 14% in the 243 seats that comprise the current Bihar assembly.
By HT Correspondent, Chandigarh
UPDATED ON NOV 10, 2020 11:36 PM IST
The senate polls were postponed on October 15 for the second time amid apprehensions that the governing structure of the university could be changed
By Ravi Krishnan Khajuria | Hindustan Times/Jammu, Jammu
UPDATED ON OCT 27, 2020 12:06 AM IST
BJP won three seats less than last time while Congress won three more
UPDATED ON OCT 03, 2020 07:25 AM IST
The opposition parties and various farmers’ groups have alleged that the farm bills will weaken the MSP regime and only benefit big agribusinesses.
By HT Correspondent | Hindustan Times, Chandigarh, Panchkula:
UPDATED ON SEP 21, 2020 11:21 PM IST
Congress leader Ranjeeta Mehta demanded that the government withdraw the bills or bring about a fourth amendment to ensure strict punishment to those buying products at lesser cost than the MSP
By Smriti Kak Ramachandran | Hindustan Times, New Delhi
PUBLISHED ON SEP 16, 2020 02:24 PM IST
BJP president JP Nadda addressed media persons on the three key bills that are to be passed by Parliament during the 18-day uninterrupted monsoon session, which started on Monday
By Gaurav Bisht | Hindustan Times/Shimla, Shimla
UPDATED ON SEP 06, 2020 12:37 AM IST
Opposition will bring up ‘involvement’ of BJP minister in dubious land deals, ‘mismanagement’ during pandemic
By Bhavey Nagpal | Hindustan Times, Ambala, Ambala
UPDATED ON AUG 10, 2020 11:21 PM IST
Ashok Kumar Sharma, who has been accused of not giving due representation to the Congress and other opposition parties in the committee, has refuted the charges.
By HT Correspondent | Hindustan Times, Ludhiana
UPDATED ON JUL 03, 2020 02:07 AM IST
Says all ordinances formulated in cognizance of the Swaminathan committee report
UPDATED ON APR 27, 2020 07:51 AM IST
The government has repeatedly pointed out that it has increased testing. In an interview, health minister Harsh Vardhan has said that the government plans to increase the tests up to 100,000 by the end of May.
By HT Correspondent | Hindustan Times, Chandigarh
PUBLISHED ON MAR 17, 2020 10:31 PM IST
By Gagandeep Jassowal | Hindustan Times, Jalandhar, Jalandhar
PUBLISHED ON FEB 18, 2020 11:18 PM IST
By Press Trust of India | Bangalore
UPDATED ON FEB 09, 2020 06:06 PM IST
Noting that mere speeches would not help, he said the regional and secular parties should enhance their strength politically in the country.
By HT Correspondent | Hindustan Times, Bathinda, Bathinda
PUBLISHED ON FEB 05, 2020 09:35 PM IST
By HT Correspondent | Hindustan Times, Jalandhar, Jalandhar
PUBLISHED ON FEB 04, 2020 10:05 PM IST
By Anil Sharma | Hindustan Times, Amritsar, Amristar
PUBLISHED ON FEB 02, 2020 10:34 PM IST
By HT Correspondent | Hindustan Times, Agra
UPDATED ON JAN 24, 2020 01:01 AM IST
BJP national president JP Nadda was accompanied by chief minister Yogi Adityanath, deputy chief minister Keshav Prasad Maurya and state BJP president Swatantra Dev Singh and organisational secretary Sunil Bansal.
By Amrita Madhukalya | Hindustan Times, New Delhi
UPDATED ON JAN 12, 2020 08:02 AM IST
The campaign, which was to be launched on 14-15 January, might be delayed owing to a lack of consensus among some top leaders.
By Press Trust of India | Lucknow
PUBLISHED ON DEC 29, 2019 07:53 PM IST
It seemed by Priyanka Gandhi’s behaviour that the Congress has become a “danga karao party” and it cannot tolerate the peaceful atmosphere and development of UP, Maurya said.
By Aurangzeb Naqshbandi | Hindustan Times, New Delhi
UPDATED ON DEC 23, 2019 06:45 AM IST
The political narratives were widely divergent in the tribal-dominated state where the five-phase election ended on Friday and vote counting will be taken up and the outcome announced on Monday.