Sena-NCP-Cong alliance won‘t last beyond 8 mnths: BJP

Terming the alliance among Shiv Sena, Nationalist Congress Party and Congress as opportunistic, senior Bharatiya Janata Party leader and Union minister Nitin Gadkari on Friday said even if they formed the government in Maharashtra, it will not last beyond six Read more ›

Downgraded from SPG cover, Sonia gets 10-yr-old SUV

Divested of security cover under the Special Protection Group, Congress interim president Sonia Gandhi, the Congress leader has instead been allotted a 2010 make Tata Safari with ballistic resistance, media reports said. IMAGE: Congress president Sonia Gandhi arrives on the Read more ›

Cong sweeps Rajasthan urban body polls

The ruling Congress on Tuesday secured control over 20 local government bodies out of the 49 where elections were held last week in Rajasthan, with the Bharatiya Janata Party reaching the majority mark in only six. IMAGE: Congress workers celebrate Read more ›

No talk on govt formation: Pawar on Sonia meeting

Keeping his cards close to his chest, Nationalist Congress Party chief Sharad Pawar on Monday said he had only discussed the political situation in Maharashtra with Congress president Sonia Gandhi and the two parties will hold talks with their other Read more ›

Winter session begins today; CAB, economy in focus

IMAGE: Prime Minister Narendra Modi interacts with TMC‘s Sudip Bandopadhyay, BSP‘s Danish Ali, Congress Adhir Ranjan Chowdhury, DMK‘s T R Balu, LJP‘s Chirag Paswan and others at All-Party meeting, at Parliament House in New Delhi, on Saturday. Photograph: Press Information Read more ›

Sena MPs allotted seats on Oppn side: Pralhad Joshi

Shiv Sena MPs are being allotted seats on the opposition side in both houses of parliament as its minister has resigned and the party is ‘working out‘ alliance with the Congress and Nationalist Congress Party to form government in Maharashtra, Read more ›

Maha govt formation: Pawar to meet Sonia on Monday

The Nationalist Congress Party has said that its supremo Sharad Pawar will meet Congress president Sonia Gandhi on Monday to discuss the government formation in Maharashtra. NCP spokesperson Nawab Malik made the announcement on Sunday evening after a meeting of the party‘s core Read more ›