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Babri case is about title: Owaisi

Hyderabad, (IANS): Virtually ruling out an out-of-court settlement of the Ayodhya dispute as suggested by the Supreme Court on Tuesday, MP Asaduddin Owaisi said...

Poll panel should clear doubts over EVM: Ram Gopal Yadav

New Delhi, (IANS): Samajwadi Party leader Ram Gopal Yadav on Monday said that the Election Commission should clear doubts over electronic voting machines (EVMs). "We...

Adityanath’s appointment indicates BJP pursuing Hindutva politics: Opposition

New Delhi, (IANS): Opposition parties on Saturday criticised the BJP after it announced Yogi Adityanath's name as the new Chief Minister of Uttar Pradesh,...

A firebrand, saffron-robed Yogi is the new UP ‘Mahant’

By Mohit Dubey Lucknow, (IANS): Yogi Adityanath, the saffron clad, diminutive Chief Minister-designate of Uttar Pradesh, evokes strong sentiments in the eastern parts of Uttar...

New Uttarakhand CM: An RSS activist once named in a scam

By Anurag Dey  Dehradun, (IANS): New Uttarakhand Chief Minister Trivendra Singh Rawat, a long-time RSS loyalist, once named in a multi-crore rupee agricultural scam, is...

Trivendra Rawat to take oath as Uttarakhand CM

Dehradun, (IANS): Long-time Rashtriya Swayamsevak Sangh (RSS) activist Trivendra Singh Rawat will take oath as the next Chief Minister of Uttarakhand on Saturday afternoon. Prime...

Mamata wants meet on EVMs

Kolkata, (IANS): West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee on Friday suggested the "possibility" of EVM tampering and urged the Election Commission to call an...

BJP MLAs to elect new UP Chief Minister on Saturday

Lucknow, (IANS): The newly-elected legislators of the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) will meet in the state capital on Saturday to elect the new Chief...

Geelani, Mirwaiz, Yasin arrested

Srinagar, (IANS): Police on Thursday arrested separatist leaders Syed Ali Geelani, Mirwaiz Umer Farooq and Muhammad Yasin Malik here after they tried to stage...

IUML names PK Kunhalikutty as candidate for upcoming Lok Sabha bypoll in Malappuram

By Twocircles.net Staff Reporter The Indian Union Muslim League on Wednesday announced the name of its senior-most leader P K Kunhalikutty as the candidate for...

NC authorises Farooq Abdullah to decide on party alliance

Srinagar, (IANS): The National Conference (NC) on Tuesday authorised its President Farooq Abdullah to decide whether or not the party should align with the...

Opposition cries foul over runner-up BJP’s bid to form governments in Goa, Manipur

New Delhi/Panaji, (IANS): The BJP's bid to form governments in Goa and Manipur despite being a runner-up in both states, by cobbling up a...

BJP credits Modi for UP victory

New Delhi, (IANS): The BJP is set to take power in Uttar Pradesh and the credit for this goes to Prime Minister Narendra Modi,...

CM Okram Ibobi Singh leading in Manipur

New Delhi, (IANS): Manipur Chief Minister Okram Ibobi Singh was leading in Thoubal constituency, as counting of votes polled in the assembly elections progressed...

Congress leads in Punjab, Badal ahead in Lambi

Chandigarh, (IANS): The Congress was leading in four seats on Saturday in early trends of counting of votes for the 117 assembly seats in...

18 months on, Bihar awaits PM’s Rs 125,000 cr bounty: RTI reply

Mumbai, (IANS): It's official -- 18 months after the October 2015 assembly elections, Bihar still awaits the bounty of Rs 1.25 lakh-crore announced by...

BJP adamant, seeks sacking of Bihar Congress minister

Patna, (IANS): The opposition BJP disrupted the Bihar assembly's proceedings for the third consecutive day on Friday, demanding dismissal of Congress minister Abdul Jalil...

BJP MLA slaps Bihar Minister with case over Modi insult

Patna, (IANS): A BJP legislator on Thursday filed a case against Bihar Excise and Prohibition Minister Abdul Jalil Mastan over a video clip that...

Lucknow court reserves order on plea to summon Owaisi, Raut

Lucknow, (IANS): A local court on Thursday reserved order for March 10 on a plea of IPS officer Amitabh Thakur to summon AIMIM leader...

Modi-Akhilesh hand in glove against Muslims: Owaisi

Gorakhpur, (IANS): AIMIM President Asaduddin Owaisi on Wednesday claimed Prime Minister Narendra Modi and Uttar Pradesh Chief Minister Akhilesh Yadav were hand in glove...