It is the overwhelming vote of the women of Odisha that has ensured Naveen Patnaik won election after election in the state
'This will be my defeat, not the Bharatiya Janata Party's,' said Raghubar Das.
Political analysts say it took a while for Hemant Soren to come out of the shadows of his father, Shibu Soren.
Sources say Hemant Soren and a senior Congress leader have even decided to send feelers to BJP's former ally, the AJSU, which decided to break its alliance with the saffron party ahead of the assembly polls.
The remarks were aimed at Uttar Pradesh CM, Yogi Adityanath, who was in the state as part of the poll campaign.
A total of 47,81,422 voters are eligible to cast their votes in these 15 Assembly constituencies that spread across four districts.
The first phase of polling for Jharkhand assembly will be held on Saturday in 13 assembly constituencies from 7 am to 3 pm.
The BJP is losing grip over some of the key states. The party's strength that helped it ride a massive victory at the Centre in May this year has been put to test.
Devendra Fadnavis on Tuesday quit, hours after Ajit Pawar also submitted his resignation, barely 80 hours after they were sworn in on November 23.
As the MLAs reached the Maharashtra Assembly, they were all greeted, one by one, by NCP leader Supriya Sule.
Maharashtra Governor B.S. Koshyari has called a special session of the Legislative Assembly today for the 288 newly-elected members to take oath.
The Governor has the powers to appoint a pro-tem speaker at his own discretion.
The SC has directed that a floor test be conducted for CM Fadnavis to prove his majority in the state Assembly.
The SC directed that the floor test for CM Devendra Fadnavis to prove his majority in the Maharashtra Assembly be conducted.
NCP leader Nawab Malik termed the floor test in Maharashtra as 'end of the BJP's game.'
The SC directed the floor test for CM Fadnavis to prove his majority in the Assembly be conducted on Wednesday.
All Jharkhand Students Union chief tells Outlook the reasons behind breaking ties with the BJP.
Congress, Shiv Sena and NCP are likely to make a formal announcement on Friday about forging an alliance.
A farmer sits near his red chillies at a deserted APMC market, during the weekend curfew imposed by the Karnataka government to curb the spread of COVID-19, in Hubballi.PTI Photo
Delhi Chief Minister & AAP National Convenor Arvind Kejriwal being welcomed by women supporters during his door-to-door campaign ahead of the Goa Assembly elections, in Goa.PTI Photo
A health worker collects swab sample of a woman for COVID-19 test, amid concerns over rising Omicron cases, in Gurugram.PTI Photo
Traffic jam on a road at Shalimar Bagh during the weekend curfew imposed by the Delhi government to curb the spread of Covid-19, in New Delhi.PTI Photo/ Shahbaz Khan
The Lajpat Nagar market wears a deserted look during the weekend curfew imposed by the Delhi government to curb the spread of Covid-19, in New Delhi.PTI Photo/ Shahbaz Khan
He would take his colour, brushes and canvas outside to paint and talk with his love. He would stand close to the window and paint, keeping an eye on his muse.
They say the violin mimics the human sound. In his case, it was that of love, of longing. He didn’t know any other way of loving.
Younger people do not have much progressive beliefs; a 2017 survey found that one-third of young people opposed inter-caste marriage.
The pandemic has made it clear that virtual learning is here to stay. In the West, the big question is whether it will dilute the quality of the college experience and education. In India, which grapples with digital divide, the question remains whether this will reach most people at all.
Even after two years of the Covid-19 pandemic, many 'informed' individuals in India continue to deny the virus with unscientific claims and unfounded data. The latest? Omicron will end the pandemic.
Across Asia there are deeply entrenched obstacles to a mode of higher education that is liberal in multiple senses – disciplinary and epistemological but also social and political.
The two incidents in the recent past, one in Mon district of Nagaland and the other at Lakhimpur Kheri in Uttar Pradesh, undermined the core principles democracy and federalism.