KASHMIR VOTES TODAY: Mufti’s candidate Waheed Parra says Pulwama will set new trend

Srinagar: Kashmir has made history in 34 years post abrogation of Article 370, with voters in Pulwama today, showing faith in democracy by turning up in record numbers. Voting for the Srinagar Lok Sabha constituency is still underway, marking the first parliamentary election in the Union Territory of Jammu and Kashmir post-nullification of Article 370. […]

JKNC’s Kargil unit resigns over INDIA bloc’s Ladakh selection

SRINAGAR: The entire Kargil unit of the National Conference resigned in Ladakh due to the selection of the INDIA block candidate in the region. They submitted their resignations to party chief Farooq Abdullah, reportedly under pressure from the party’s top leadership to support Congress candidate Tsering Namgyal. The mass resignation followed Farooq Abdullah’s warning to […]

Akhilesh Yadav demands seat-sharing pact for attending Rahul Gandhi’s Congress rally

NEW DELHI: Samajwadi Party (SP) supremo Akhilesh Yadav said on Monday that his party will join Rahul Gandhi’s Bharat Nyay Yatra once the seat-sharing pact between the two parties is firmly inked. Speaking to the media, Akhilesh Yadav disclosed that discussions between the SP and the Congress are progressing well, with both parties having exchanged […]

J&K NC’s solo bid: Blow to INDIA alliance 

SRINAGAR: In a significant development, Dr. Farooq Abdullah, Jammu and Kashmir National Conference President and Member of Parliament from the Srinagar constituency has unequivocally declared that the party will not form any pre-poll alliance, dealing a major setback to the INDIA bloc. Addressing reporters at the party headquarters in Srinagar, Dr. Farooq emphasized that the […]

Congress replies to INDIA ally Mamata: Her priority is to fight BJP, so is ours

NEW DELHI: The Congress responded swiftly on Saturday to West Bengal Chief Minister and Trinamool Congress (TMC) supremo Mamata Banerjee’s recent remark, where she cast doubt on the party’s ability to secure even 40 seats in the upcoming Lok Sabha elections. Congress General Secretary Jairam Ramesh, while addressing the media, stated, “We assume she (Mamata […]

Gadbad chal rahan: Nitish Kumar’s post-resignation remarks

NEW DELHI: Once again, Nitish Kumar has taken a significant step by stepping down from his role as Bihar Chief Minister. He has opted out of the Mahagathbandhan alliance with the Rashtriya Janata Dal and the Congress, reverting to the position he held in July 2022. Once again, Nitish Kumar’s party, Janata Dal (United) or […]

Bihar CM Nitish Kumar resigns, ponders joining NDA amid INDIA bloc turmoil

NEW DELHI: On Sunday, Chief Minister of Bihar Nitish Kumar submitted his resignation and is anticipated to establish a new government in collaboration with the BJP. This development coincides with increased speculations about discord within the INDIA bloc. According to media sources, Kumar is expected to be sworn in as the Chief Minister later today, […]

Surprise move by Mamata: No tie-up with Congress shocks INDIA bloc

Mamata Banerjee, expressing her frustration, stated that any possibility of a pan-India alliance with the Congress would only be considered post-election results. 

Nitish Kumar assumes JD(U) leadership ahead of Lok Sabha polls

Lalan Singh, a close aide of Nitish Kumar, had previously denied any impending leadership change, making this transition even more unexpected.

Suspension of MPs: Necessary step to uphold democracy

The suspension of 141 opposition MPs from the Parliament for the rest of the winter session for disrupting the proceedings and violating the rules of the House has sparked a heated debate on the state of democracy in India. The opposition parties have condemned the move as undemocratic, arbitrary, and vindictive, and have staged protests […]