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Modi favourite for 2019 Lok Sabha elections, say US experts

Prime Minister Narendra Modi has emerged as a clear favourite for the 2019 general elections after the Bharatiya Janata Party’s landslide victory in assembly elections in Uttar Pradesh......

Will get bigger mandate in 2019 polls: Amit Shah

Describing the victory in the just-concluded assembly polls as greater than the one in the 2014 general elections, BJP President Amit Shah said the party "will get a bigger mandate" in the 2019 Lok......

How political parties are wooing voters via social media

The election tamasha that was successfully taken online by the BJP during the 2014 general elections is playing out in a bigger avatar, reports Sanjay Jog.   For the Brihanmumbai Municipal......

How political parties tapping voters online

The election tamasha that was successfully taken online by the BJP during the 2014 general elections is playing out in a bigger avatar, reports Sanjay Jog.   For the Brihanmumbai Municipal......

How political parties tapping voters online

The election tamasha that was successfully taken online by the BJP during the 2014 general elections is playing out in a bigger avatar, reports Sanjay Jog.   For the Brihanmumbai Municipal......

Budget may skip the big-bang route

Major focus will be on adequately funding existing schemes to ensure their timely completion before the next general elections. Illustration: Uttam Ghosh/Rediff.com. Budget 2017 is expected to......

Why BJP's landslide victory in UP will not spur reforms

If the Modi government’s approach to economic policy making is any indication, expectations of a sudden spurt in economic reforms after the assembly election results appear to be grossly......

India's fiscal deficits: A short history

India’s fiscal deficit trends are a bit like an alcoholic trying, unsuccessfully, to reform. Virtue does not last for too long, says Shankar Acharya. Thirty years ago very few people in......

Shirke set to be elected unopposed as BCCI secretary

Current secretary Ajay Shirke is all set to be elected unopposed at the 87th Annual General Meeting of the BCCI scheduled to be held on Wednesday. In fact a senior BCCI functionary confirmed that......

Thakur set to become youngest BCCI President

Anurag Thakur is set to be unanimously elected as the BCCI's youngest President in the Board's Special General Meeting (SGM) in Mumbai on Sunday, replacing Shashank Manohar who quit the position to......

BCCI calls SGM to elect new chief on May 22

The Board of Control for Cricket in India has called for a Special General Meeting on May 22 in Mumbai to elect its new president following the resignation of Shashank Manohar. "Yes, we have the......

'FIFA decision process on 48 World Cup teams unacceptable'

The decision-making process that led FIFA to increase the number of teams at the World Cup to 48 starting with the 2026 tournament is unacceptable, European Club Association (ECA) chairman......

BCCI new constitution: Mumbai lose permanent status, all NE states become voters

IMAGE:  IPL chairman Rajeev Shukla, left, with BCCI CEO Rahul Johri. Photograph: BCCI Indian cricket's one-time power centre Mumbai has lost its permanent voting status as per the new......
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Yechury unhappy with Centre's 'immoral' Finance Bill

[India], Mar. 29 (ANI): Expressing unhappiness over the government's 'immoral' Finance Bill which was passed today, Communist Party of India... ...

http://www.sify.com/news/yechury-unhappy-with-centres-immoral-finance-bill-news-national-rd3uMejedfccb.html
Akhilesh, Dimple, Jaya to campaign for SP in MCD polls

Former UP CM Akhilesh Yadav, his wife Dimple Yadav and Rajya Sabha member Jaya Bachchan are among the Samajwadi Partys star campaigners for the... ...

http://www.deccanherald.com/content/603727/akhilesh-dimple-jaya-campaign-sp.html
LG tells CS

In a setback to the Kejriwal dispensation, Lt Governor Anil Baijal has directed that Rs 97 crore be recoverd from AAP that was allegedly "splurged"... ...

http://www.deccanherald.com/content/603725/recover-rs-97-crore-aap.html
European shares seen up in 2017 as economy puts politics in shade

By Danilo Masoni and Kit Rees MILAN/LONDON (Reuters) - European shares are expected to make single-digit gains this year and in early 2018 as a... ...

http://www.sify.com/finance/reuters-poll-european-shares-seen-up-in-2017-as-economy-puts-politics-in-shade-news-others-rd3ueUffdhhff.html
Gold ticks higher as Brexit triggered

By Eric Onstad LONDON (Reuters) - Gold edged up on Wednesday, as uncertainty about Brexit talks, French elections and U.S. President Donald Trump's... ...

http://www.sify.com/finance/gold-ticks-higher-as-brexit-triggered-news-others-rd3swjbbcafba.html

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