Welfare Promises, Tribal Outreach Modi Magic What Helped BJP Cross Majority Mark In Chhattisgarh

For BJP, Prime Minister Narendra Modi was the poll mascot (File) Raipur, Chhattisgarh: A string of populist promises, including the extension of the free ration scheme announced by Prime Minister Narendra Modi, the Mahadev betting app issue and the Hindutva card are among key factors that catapulted BJP to power in Chhattisgarh after five years […]

Congress Promises 75% Quota In Telangana Private Jobs, Court Strikes Down Haryana Act

Industry associations have maintained that eligibility for such jobs should be based on merit. Hyderabad: In its manifesto for the Telangana assembly polls released on Friday, the Congress has promised 75% reservation for residents of the state in private-sector jobs. Hours later, however, the Punjab and Haryana High Court struck down a Haryana law implementing […]

Like ‘Ghajini’ Character, Congress Forgets Promises After Polls: Devendra Fadnavis

The character played by Aamir Khan in the 2008 Hindi film suffers from amnesia. (File) Burhanpur (Madhya Pradesh): Maharashtra Deputy Chief Minister Devendra Fadnavis on Friday said Congress leaders suffer from memory loss like the protagonist of the film ‘Ghajini’ as they promptly forget their poll promises after winning. The Bharatiya Janata Party leader was […]

“Congress Will Form Government In Telangana, Implement Promises”: DK Shivakumar

Mr Shivakumar was addressing an election rally at Tandur in Telangana. Hyderabad: Karnataka Deputy Chief Minister DK Shivakumar on Saturday expressed confidence that the Congress will form the next government in Telangana and will implement all poll guarantees. He also dismissed allegations made by the Bharat Rashtra Samithi that promises made by the Congress in […]