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Jayalalithaa rides wave, decimates DMK-led front
My priority is to restore law and order, says AIADMK leader; people of Tamil Nadu have given me rest: Karunanidhi

UDF scrapes through in Kerala
THIRUVANANTHAPURAM: In the closest electoral battle Kerala has seen in recent decades, the Congress-led United Democratic Front has scraped past the Left Democratic Front in the 2011 Assembly elections. In the House of 140, the UDF bagged 72 ...

Mamata storms Left bastion
Buddhadeb tenders resignation to Governor

Hat-trick for Gogoi
Guwahati: The ruling Congress scored a hat-trick in Assam and registered a landslide victory, securing an absolute majority in the Assembly elections. It captured 78 of the 126 seats, while its coalition partner, the Bodoland People's Front ...

Woman power to the fore
New Delhi: It was woman power unsheathed as the Assembly election results poured in on Friday: Mamata Banerjee in West Bengal and Jayalalithaa in Tamil Nadu swept into office on the back of humongous victories that surpassed the wildest ...

Jaganmohan Reddy, his mother Vijayamma shatter records

End of 7-year lean phase for AIADMK
“State has witnessed ‘j tsunami' now”

Mamata appeals for discipline
KOLKATA: Trinamool Congress chief Mamata Banerjee has dedicated her party's historic victory in the West Bengal Assembly election, ending the 34-year-long Communist regime, to the people of the State and described it as the “second ...

CPI(M) accepts West Bengal verdict
‘People opted for a change after 34 years of continuous Left Front rule'

The fall of the red citadel
KOLKATA: The “winds of change,” as described by the Trinamool Congress leadership, the first breath of which was felt in West Bengal three years ago, have finally swept from power the Communist Party of India (Marxist)-led Left ...

Raucous feting in Kolkata
KOLKATA: Firecrackers burst incessantly, the air turned greenish as scores of Trinamool Congress supporters applied generous amounts of green abir (coloured powder) on each other and threw some more in the air. Strained cries of ‘ Vande ...

‘Only a detailed review will reveal reasons behind Left's defeat'
KOLKATA: Stating that a through analysis needed to be conducted into the reasons for the “unexpected debacle” for the Left Front in the Assembly elections of West Bengal, State Left Front Committee chairman and State Secretary of ...

Just 1.68-lakh votes separate UDF and LDF in Kerala
THIRUVANANTHAPURAM: Kerala may not have kicked its much-discussed habit of electing a new State government every five years, but it has certainly bucked the decadal trend of giving massive victories and humiliating defeats to the two rival ...

Three State wins but no national booster shot for Congress
Assembly results show voters care about corruption, inclusive growth and peace

Supreme Court bans endosulfan across the country for 8 weeks
‘Human life is the paramount consideration'

Notice to Centre on plea against Majithia Wage Board report
New Delhi: The Supreme Court on Friday issued notice to the Centre on a writ petition filed by ABP Pvt. Ltd and one of its shareholders challenging the award given by the Majithia Wage Board for journalists and non-journalists recommending an ...

Extraneous considerations at work in Karnataka Speaker's order: Court
“No compulsion to decide disqualification application in great hurry”

Scores killed in Pakistan blasts
Tehreek-e-Taliban Pakistan threatens more strikes

Kings XI Punjab remains in contention
Aggressive run chase led by Karthik and Marsh sees it through against Kochi Tuskers

Mumbai Indians all charged up

New facility at MIT with $1 million grant from Lord Paul
LONDON: A new facility for students and faculty of the Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT), Boston, built with a one million-dollar grant from Labour peer Swraj Paul, was opened on Friday and will be the new home for its School of ...

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