- Raj Babbar said that ‘hardships won’t deter’ Shah Rukh Khan, in a tweet supporting him and Aryan Khan.
Updated on Oct 12, 2021 02:33 PM IST
Actor Raj Babbar took to Twitter and shared a heartfelt note to wish actor Mithun Chakraborty on his 71st birthday on Wednesday. He also shared a throwback black and white picture.
Published on Jun 16, 2021 07:24 PM IST
The Congress manifesto promises loan waivers, free education for girls, unemployment allowances and pensions
Published on Oct 21, 2020 04:30 PM IST
Union minister Hardeep Singh Puri and SP leader Ram Gopal Yadav are among the 10 members from Uttar Pradesh retiring on November 25.
Updated on Oct 13, 2020 01:16 PM IST
Hindustan Times, New Delhi |hindustantimes.com | Edited by Prashasti Singh
Elections to the 243-seat Bihar assembly will be conducted in three phases on October 28, November 3 and November 7, while the results will be out on November 10.
Published on Oct 10, 2020 08:04 PM IST
Hindustan Times, New Delhi |hindustantimes.com | Edited by Kanishka Sarkar
Bihar Assembly elections 2020: Congress’s first phase of virtual rallies will cover 19 north Bihar districts.
Updated on Sep 07, 2020 11:00 PM IST
The announcement is a major step towards the party’s preparations for the 2022 UP assembly polls and the panchayat elections due later this year.
Updated on Sep 07, 2020 08:43 AM IST
Hindustan Times, Lucknow | HT Correspondent
Karanvir Bohra deleted the Chinese app TikTok in the wake of violent faceoff between Indian and Chinese forces in Ladakh. However, he was slammed by trolls who claimed he was trying to be patriotic. He then chose to clarify his position.
Updated on Jun 19, 2020 01:03 PM IST
Hindustan Times, New Delhi | HT Entertainment Desk
Congress candidate Raminder Singh Bamrah was contesting against AAP candidate Jarnail Singh and Rajiv Babbar of the BJP for the Tilak Nagar Assembly seat.
Updated on Sep 14, 2020 09:30 PM IST
Raj Babbar remembers wife Smita Patil on death anniversary: ‘Today decades ago, you went away silently’
Actor and politician Raj Babbar took to Twitter to remember his late wife Smita Patil on her death anniversary on Friday.
Updated on Dec 14, 2019 10:23 AM IST
Priyanka had reviewed the Congress performance in 2019 polls at a meeting in Rae Bareli on June 12. She had then declared that she would identify those who did not work for the party in polls.
Updated on Sep 03, 2019 10:56 AM IST
Hindustan Times, Lucknow | Umesh Raghuvanshi
Looking to recover from the Lok Sabha election debacle, the Congress proposes to work out a strategy to fight the forthcoming by-elections to 12 assembly seats in Uttar Pradesh. The party will also start giving shape to road map for the 2022 assembly elections in the state.
Published on Jun 08, 2019 05:55 PM IST
Hindustan Times, Lucknow | Umesh Raghuvanshi, Lucknow
The Congress central leadership has asked all state units to identify the reasons for the party’s drubbing from the booth level upwards and submit a report by June 11.
Published on Jun 07, 2019 07:28 AM IST
New Delhi |HT Correspondents
Rahul Gandhi, who had fronted the opposition campaign against Prime Minister Narendra Modi, has owned responsibility for the crushing defeat.
Updated on May 16, 2020 06:03 PM IST
Hindustan Times, NewDelhi | Aurangzeb Naqshbandi
Of the 80 seats in Uttar Pradesh, Congress managed to win only the Rae Bareli seat of Sonia Gandhi and Raj Babbar, who contested from Fatehpur Sikri ,lost by a margin of over 4,95,065 votes to BJP’s Rajkymar Chahar.
Updated on May 24, 2019 01:12 PM IST
Lucknow |Press Trust of India
Lok Sabha elections 2019: People should vote for party that stands for unity, development of all, says Raj Babbar
Published on May 10, 2019 01:23 AM IST
Gurugram |HT Correspondent
In 1996, actor-turned-politician Raj Babbar contested Lok Sabha election on its ticket against BJP’s Atal Bihari Vajpayee, who represented Lucknow for consecutive five terms.
Updated on May 06, 2019 12:24 PM IST
Hindustan Times, LUCKNOW | Saurabh Chauhan
Taking a jibe at West Bengal CM Mamata Banerjee, who the Prime Minister claimed gifted him kurtas and sweets, senior Congress leader Raj Babbar wondered how the Trinamool Congress leader knew the size of Modi’s kurta.
Updated on Apr 27, 2019 12:09 PM IST
Kolkata |Asian News International
Raj Babbar of the Congress in locked in a poll battle with Rajkumar Chahar of the BJP from this constituency in western Uttar Pradesh. Babbar, who shifted from Agra to this seat, had lost to Chahar in 2009.
Updated on Apr 18, 2019 02:32 PM IST
Hindustan Times, Lucknow |HT Correspondent
Hours after the EC’s action against Yogi Adityanath, Azam Khan, Maneka Gandhi and Mayawati, the BSP candidate form Fatehpur Sikri, Guddu Pandit alias Bhagwan Sharma, launched a diatribe against UPCC President Raj Babbar who is also contesting on Fatehpur Sikri seat.
Updated on Apr 16, 2019 02:53 PM IST
Lucknow |Indo Asian News Service
Kumar, a Thakur, is pitted against Congress’s Imran Pratapgarhi, a poet who has often questioned the BJP government through his provocative compositions and fiery speeches.
Published on Apr 16, 2019 08:11 AM IST
Moradabad |Press Trust of India
Uttar Pradesh, which sends the maximum number of members to Parliament at 80, will go to polls in all the seven phases of the Lok Sabha election 2019. Votes will be counted on May 23.
Published on Apr 12, 2019 05:40 PM IST
Bahujan Samaj Party’s Seema Upadhayaya defeated Congress’ Raj Babbar in the 2009 Lok Sabha election. Chaudhary Babulal won the next election in 2014.
Updated on Apr 15, 2019 10:27 AM IST
Uttar Pradesh, which sends 80 members to Parliament, wnet to polls in all the seven phases starting April 11
Updated on May 23, 2019 03:43 PM IST
The workshop is aimed at helping volunteers steer the discourse and build a narrative in favour of the party in the run-up to the Lok Sabha polls, scheduled on May 12, the organisers said.
Updated on Mar 30, 2019 08:08 AM IST
Gurugram | HT Correspondent
Invoking the gods ahead of the political battle, Mathura MP and BJP candidate Hema Malini visited the Banke Bihari temple in Vrindavan and UPCC president Raj Babbar paid obeisance at Mankameshwar temple in Lucknow before filing nominations on Monday.
Updated on Mar 27, 2019 05:36 PM IST
Hindustan Times, Agra | HT Correspondent, Agra
Lok Sabha election 2019: Ahead of filing nominations, Hema Malini, Raj Babbar invoke divine blessings
Hema Malini visited the Banke Bihari temple in Vrindavan and Uttar Pradesh congress unit chief Raj Babbar paid obeisance at Mankameshwar temple in Agra before filing their nominations.
Updated on Mar 26, 2019 11:29 AM IST
Hindustan Times, Agra | HT Correspondent
In another change, former UP minister Naseemuddin Siddiqui, who joined the Congress after leaving the BSP, has been fielded from Bijnor, from where Indira Bhatti was named earlier.
Published on Mar 24, 2019 09:34 AM IST
Hindustan Times, Lucknow/ Agra | , Lucknow/agraHT Correspondents
The party has nominated Imran Pratapgarhiya from Moradabad where Babbar’s candidature was announced earlier.
Updated on Mar 23, 2019 08:59 AM IST
New Delhi |Press Trust of India
Among the seats that the Congress will not be contesting on are Mainpuri, Kannauj and the seats from where BSP chief Mayawati and RLD leaders Ajit Singh and Jayant Chaudhary will contest the upcoming Lok Sabha elections.
Updated on Apr 23, 2020 03:26 PM IST
Hindustan Times, New Delhi | HT Correspondent