North East Assembly Elections:BJP extends lead over CPI(M) in Tripura, Congress faces tough fight in Meghalaya

North East Assembly Elections:BJP extends lead over CPI(M) in Tripura, Congress faces tough fight in Meghalaya

The counting of votes for the Assembly elections in three Northeastern states – Meghalaya, Nagaland and Tripura – is being held today amid tight security. The counting began at 8 AM. The BJP, which has been making strong inroads in the Northeast, has emerged as a major contender in all the three states. Two exit […]

Darjeeling unrest: One civilian killed, 35 securitymen injured in clashes

Darjeeling unrest: One civilian killed, 35 securitymen injured in clashes

The GJM today ruled out any discussion with West Bengal government but said it is “comfortable” in holding talks with the BJP-led government at the Centre. The BJP is an ally of the Gorkha Janamukti Morcha (GJM) and party MP SS Ahluwalia had won the 2014 Lok Sabha elections from Darjeeling with its help. “We […]

Manipur Elections 2017: Sharmilla claims BJP offered her Rs 36 crore to contest polls, party denies allegation.

Manipur Elections 2017: Sharmilla claims BJP offered her Rs 36 crore to contest polls, party denies allegation.

In what may bring embarrassment to the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) ahead of the Manipur Assembly polls, social activist Irom Sharmila has revealed that she was offered Rs. 36 crore to contest the elections on the saffron party’s ticket. “Just after my fast, I met a BJP leader who suggested that I will need lots […]

Tamil Nadu crisis LIVE: As judgement day awaits Sasikala tomorrow, another MP and MLA switch over to OPS camp.

Tamil Nadu crisis LIVE: As judgement day awaits Sasikala tomorrow, another MP and MLA switch over to OPS camp.

The all-important Supreme Court verdict, which will decide the future of AIADMK supremo VK Sasikala, locked in a battle for chief ministership with O Pannerselvam, is set to be pronounced on Tuesday. The make-or-mar judgement for Sasikala in the disproportionate assets case is likely to be delivered at 10:30 am, according to the Supreme Court […]

India Election Results 2014, Live India election result 2014 Live on news89

Lok Sabha Election 2014 Results 563 million people have cast their votes in the Indian elections with exit polls predicting a huge victory for Hindu nationalist Narendra Modi and the Bharatiya Janata Party Overview India’s general election, which starts on 7 April, will be the largest vote ever held. About 814,500,000 people will have a […]

Nido Taniam died due to severe beating: Autopsy report.

New Delhi: The post-mortem report of Arunachal teen Nido Taniam, who was allegedly mercilessly beaten by shopkeepers in Lajpat Nagar area, has stated severe beating as the cause of death. The report further stated that the teen had nine injuries on his body which were caused by blunt trauma. He also had severe wounds on […]

Narendra Modi woos North East, says PM has done nothing for region.

pm: Modi concludes his speech. 12:35 pm: Politics of corruption and inciting violence between brothers should come to an end. Modi 12:33 pm: There aren’t too many days left for the elections. After 100 days, the good days will come, and the period of gloom will come to an end – Modi 12:31 pm: Our […]

Guwahati molestation case: 11 convicted, 4 acquitted

Eleven accused in the sensational GS Road molestation case here on July 09 last, including prime accused Amarjyoti Kalita, were convicted on Friday while four others were acquitted. Kamrup Chief Judicial Magistrate SP Moitra today convicted prime accused Amarjyoti Kalita along with 10 others under various Sections of IPC. The CJM acquitted local television channel […]