Congress will introduce laws to protect lawyers, journalists: Sachin Pilot

Jul 16 2018 | 8 hrs ago

Rajasthan Congress chief Sachin Pilot said the party will introduce laws for protecting advocates, lawyers and journalists if voted to power in the assembly polls later this year.

One nation, one poll a doubtful starter for 2019

Jul 10 2018

The recommendation of the Law Commission, whenever submitted, would be an academic exercise in the last year of the current government’s tenure. The last session of Parliament was a washout and the Budget passed without discussion through a voice vote.

Situation in Kashmir not conducive for polls: Omar

Jul 09 2018

National Conference vice president Omar Abdullah today reiterated his demand for dissolution of the Jammu and Kashmir Legislative Assembly and said the situation in Kashmir is not conducive for polls.

We will discuss seat sharing with BJP when time comes: Nitish

Jul 09 2018

Bihar Chief Minister Nitish Kumar on Monday said the JD-U will discuss sest sharing for the next Lok Sabha polls with the BJP when the time comes.

Simultaneous LS, Assembly polls undemocratic: CPI-M

Jul 09 2018

The CPI-M is strongly opposed to holding Lok Sabha and Assembly polls simultaneously and feels this will only serve the BJP's interests, party General Secretary Sitaram Yechury said.

JD-U asserts to be 'big brother' in Bihar in 2019 polls

Jul 07 2018

A day ahead of its national executive meeting in Delhi, BJP ally JD-U on Saturday categorically made it clear the party will play big brother in Bihar and Chief Minister Nitish Kumar will be the face of NDA in the state.

Simultaneous polls not feasible: Puducherry CM

Jul 07 2018

Puducherry Chief Minister V Narayanasamy today said it is not feasible to hold simultaneous polls to the Lok Sabha and state assemblies. "Simultaneous polls are not feasible.

SC "shocked" over huge number of uncontested seats in WB panchayt polls

Jul 03 2018

SC expressed shock at the fact that "thousands and thousands" of seats in the recent West Bengal panchayat polls had remained uncontested.

Opposition uniting against BJP because it is strong: Gadkari

Jul 03 2018

The opposition is uniting against the BJP because it is strong, Union minister Nitin Gadkari has said, predicting a win for his party in the Lok Sabha elections next year.

Rahul calls WB Cong meeting on July 6 to discuss organisational issues

Jul 02 2018

Congress president Rahul Gandhi has convened a meeting of the party's West Bengal unit on July 6 in New Delhi to discuss various organisational issues, a senior leader said.

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