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52 Congress MPs come from 18 states, UTs

NEW DELHI: Who are the 52 candidates of the Congress who won despite the Narendra Modi wave in the just-concluded Lok Sabha elections?

Congress top decision-making body meets to discuss LS rout

MUMBAI: The Congress Working Committee (CWC) met on Saturday to discuss the reasons for the party's abysmal performance across the country in the 2019 general elections.

Indian women excel but still underpaid: Experts

CHANDIGARH: Women in India, though excelled in their talent but still underpaid and are deprived of being as leaders. Society and Corporate need to come forward to bridge the gaps between the genders for the national prosperity. Suggests experts during a conference themed on ‘Women Empowerment Leveraging Gender Diversity’ organised by PHD Chamber  today at PHD House, Sector 31, Chandigarh. The conference was designed to bring out strategic inputs to leverage gender diversity for the growth of organizations and businesses.

Indian women's hockey team lose 0-4 to Korea

JINCHEON (KOREA): The Indian women's hockey team lost 0-4 to hosts Republic of Korea in the third match here on Friday. India had earlier registered two back-to-back wins but could not muster a third win to end the Series on a sweet note. 

Bhagwant Mann's victory revives hope for third political alternative in Punjab

CHANDIGARH: The thumping victory of Aam Aadmi Party (AAP) state president Bhagwant Mann from Sangrur Lok Sabha seat has revived the hopes of third political alternative in Punjab. The split in the AAP and defection by its MLAs had frustrated the people who wanted to see a government with good governance.

Shahan aims for double in X-30 National Championship

BENGALURU: Young Shahan Ali Mohsin will be the cynosure of all eyes as the X-30 class of the JK Tyre-FMSCI National Karting Championship gets under way at the Meco Kartopia on Saturday.

Chorus grows to change Sidhu's portfolio

CHANDIGARH:  Punjab Forest Minister Sadhu Singh Dharamsot on Friday joined the chorus blaming Navjot Singh Sidhu for Congress' poor performance in the state and said his action during the parliamentary elections had not only harmed Chief Minister Amarinder Singh but also party President Rahul Gandhi.

Amethi Congress President quits

LUCKNOW: Yogendra Misra, the district President of the Congress in Amethi in Uttar Pradesh, has sent his resignation to party President Rahul Gandhi, owning moral responsibility for Gandhi's defeat.

Pramod Sawant makes his mark in BJP's post Parrikar era

PANAJI: Chief Minister Pramod Sawant appeared to have fared well in his first real test in the Goa's post Parrikar era, pulling off a creditable performance in the recently concluded Lok Sabha elections and Assembly bypolls, in which BJP won one Lok Sabha seat, lost another and also earned victories in three out of the four Assembly bypolls.

Punjab CM to change portfolio of Navjot Sidhu after poor performance of Congress in urban areas

CHANDIGARH: Hours after blaming Navjot Singh Sidhu’s inept handling of the Department of Housing and Urban Development for the poor performance of the Congress in the urban areas, Punjab Chief Minister Captain Amarinder Singh on Thursday evening said he intended to change the minister’s portfolio.

Amarinder Singh proved he is real captain of Punjab : Sukhjinder Singh Randhawa

CHANDIGARH: The Cabinet Minister, Punjab, S. Sukhjinder Singh Randhawa today credited Chief Minister Captain Amarinder Singh for the big success attained by the Punjab Congress in the Lok Sabha polls the results of which were declared today. He also said that Captain Amarinder Singh has proved himself to be the real captain of Punjab by winning 8 out of 13 seats which halted the PM Narendra Modi juggernaut.

Naveen Patnaik set to win fifth term in Odisha

BHUBANESWAR: The Naveen Patnaik-led Biju Janata Dal (BJD) is set to retain power for an unprecedented fifth consecutive term in Odisha as the regional party on Thursday completely decimated the opposition in the state Assembly.

Spectrum auction, 5G trials top Telecom Ministry agenda for new government

NEW DELHI: Preparing the Cabinet note for spectrum auction, rolling out of the new digital communications policy and establishing regulatory sandboxes, 5G technology trials, policy on experimentation and trial spectrum for technologies in June, will top the agenda of the Union Telecom Ministry over the next three months once the new government takes over.

Shah leaves Advani behind in Gandhinagar record margin

 GANDHINAGAR:  Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) national President Amit Shah surpassed the victory margin of senior party leader L.K. Advani as counting entered 22nd round, even as his party was all set to bag all the 26 seats in Gujarat, repeating its 2014 performance.

All sections of Kerala society helped us to win: Chandy

THIRUVANANTHAPURAM:  One of the key campaigners for the Congress-led United Democratic Front, two-time former Kerala Chief Minister Oommen Chandy on Wednesday attributed the impressive performance of the UDF in the Lok Sabha election to all sections of people voting for the alliance.

Favourites tag won't win India or England the WC: Shakib

NEW DELHI:  Hosts England and Team India have been touted as favourites to go the distance in the 2019 edition of the World Cup in England and Wales. But Bangladesh all-rounder Shakib Al Hasan is keen to remind all that cricket is a game that is played on the field and not on paper.

Farooq set to win, Mehbooba likely to finish third

JAMMU / SRINAGAR: National Conference President Farooq Abdullah appeared set to win the Lok Sabha election from Srinagar while former Jammu and Kashmir Chief Minister and PDP leader Mehbooba Mufti was trailing at the third spot in Anantnag constituency.

Gujarat: BJP ahead, Amit Shah leads by 1 lakh votes

AHMEDABAD:  The ruling Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) in Gujarat appeared way ahead of its rival, the Congress in all the 26 Lok Sabha seats after five rounds of counting of votes, with party President Amit Shah was leading in Gandhinagar with a margin of over 1 lakh votes.

Bengal BJP upbeat before counting, hopes to better exit poll tally

KOLKATA: A day before the 2019 Lok Sabha election results come out, the BJP's West Bengal unit on Wednesday seemed upbeat about its performance in the state, with a senior leader saying people's desire for an "alternative" to the ruling Trinamool Congress may propel them to an even better position than the exit polls predictions.

Khalsa Academy Players in National Team

AMRITSAR: Three women players Reet, Priyanka and Gagandeep from Khalsa Hockey Academy (KHA) under Khalsa College Charitable Society have been selected for the core junior Indian Hockey team for Women. They will be representing the country in the junior test series against Ireland and Belarus.


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