Post Tagged with: "Chhattisgarh"

Portfolio allocation after code of conduct useless, says Vijai Sardesai

Portfolio allocation after code of conduct useless, says Vijai Sardesai

PORVORIM: In a subtle hint to the BJP, town and country planning minister and GFP president Vijai Sardesai on Wednesday said that chief minister should delegate his powers before the code of conduct was announced for the Lok Sabha elections. Sardesai went on to say that the GFP ? one […]

Congress gets BSP and SP‘s unconditional support

Congress gets BSP and SP‘s unconditional support

LUCKNOW: The stunning victory of a moribund , and on Tuesday has had a bearing beyond the boundaries of the three states, with two regional biggies ? Samajwadi Party and ? pledging their unconditional support to the Congress in forming the government in MP and Rajasthan after having maintained a […]

Yogi vs Modi? Outfit booked over billboards

Yogi vs Modi? Outfit booked over billboards

LUCKNOW: A Right wing fringe outfit has been booked in Lucknow on Wednesday after it erected a dozen billboards in the heart of city deriding Prime Minister Narendra Modi but promoting UP chief minister Yogi Adityanath over a probability of making it to the top office in future. Late on […]

Snowfall in hills to bring icy winds: Met

Snowfall in hills to bring icy winds: Met

LUCKNOW: Brace for foggy and chilly weather. The snowfall in the hills and rainfall in some parts of the state is expected to change conditions in the city by weekend. A glimpse of it was witnessed on Wednesday when cold winds and partly cloudy sky brought chill in the air. […]

Unexpected MP, Rajasthan results wipe off crores in ?satta bazaar?

Unexpected MP, Rajasthan results wipe off crores in ?satta bazaar?

LUDHIANA: In a big blow to the city?s satta players on Wednesday, the flip flop until the last minute on the number of seats bagged by Congress and BJP in and wiped off their cash worth crores of rupees on Tuesday. In addition to this, a severe blow has been […]

Voters have shown country way forward: Uddhav

Voters have shown country way forward: Uddhav

MUMBAI: The Shiv Sena, seniormost partner of the BJP in the NDA, may feel emboldened to re-think its alliance with the BJP in following the latter‘s poll debacle in the Rajasthan, and assembly elections, political experts said on Tuesday. A section in the Sena wants Matoshree to call off the […]

For Rahul Gandhi, A Happy First Anniversary

For Rahul Gandhi, A Happy First Anniversary

NEW DELHI: Exactly a year, to the day, that was named Congress president, his party colleagues gave him the best gift he could have hoped for, tapping into anti-incumbency and widespread rural distress to defeat BJP in three states. The outcome boosts Rahul‘s stature as PM Narendra Modi?s main rival […]

?Rajasthan has highest death rate per lakh due to air pollution?

?Rajasthan has highest death rate per lakh due to air pollution?

JAIPUR: Over 90 thousand deaths in 2017 in were linked to pollution. Rajasthan has reported highest death rate per one lakh population, which is 112.5, attributable to air pollution. The average life expectancy in Rajasthan would have been 2.5 years higher, which is the highest in the country, if the […]

Rajasthan assembly elections: Exit polls predict Congress win in Rajasthan

Rajasthan assembly elections: Exit polls predict Congress win in Rajasthan

JAIPUR: Fates of several senior leaders, including chief minister Vasundhara Raje, former CM Ashok Gehlot and PCC president Sachin Pilot, were sealed as the polling for the 199 out of 200 assembly seats in Rajasthan ended on Friday evening. A turnout above 74% was recorded until 8pm. The figure is […]

Cong groundwork for pact; meeting after results

Cong groundwork for pact; meeting after results

LUCKNOW: The Congress party has begun internal groundwork for the crucial mega alliance against the ruling BJP, sources said. The party has formed a committee of senior leaders to take opinion and feedback from state leaderships to gather crucial input on the alliance. The committee, which includes senior Congress leaders […]