‘Political loss, moral defeat for Modi'

‘Political loss, moral defeat for Modi'

Thursday, 06 June 2024 | Pioneer News Service | New Delhi

Struggling for a tally to form a Government at the Centre by dislodging BJP-led NDA claims, the Congress led INDIA Bloc on Wednesday welcomed all parties that share a fundamental commitment to the values enshrined in the Preamble of Constitution towards formation of a government. Indicating for an “appropriate time”, the...



Wednesday, 05 June 2024 | Rajesh Kumar | New Delhi

In a major disappointment to "brand  Narendra Modi", the BJP aiming for 370 seats on its own and setting for the NDA a target of 'Ab ki baar 400 paar", fell short of majority magic number of 272. It is now at the mercy of Nitish Kumar-led Janata Dal (United),...

Hostile portrayal took us by surprise, says EC

Hostile portrayal took us by surprise, says EC

Tuesday, 04 June 2024 | Rajesh Kumar | New Delhi

Just a day ahead of the counting of votes in the Lok Sabha elections 2024, Chief Election Commissioner Rajiv Kumar came down heavily on the "mischievous narratives" that could harm the electoral process during the course of the polls. He was responding to a query against the backdrop of allegations and...

Biggest-ever $2.45mn purse for T20 World Cup winner

Tuesday, 04 June 2024 | PTI | New York

The International Cricket Council on Monday announced a record prize purse of USD 11.25 million for the 2024 T20 World Cup with the winners pocketing at least USD 2.45 million. The runners-up will receive at least USD 1.28 million, while the losing semi-finalists walk away with USD 787,500 each. The previous...

Forces neutralise two terrorists in Pulwama

Tuesday, 04 June 2024 | Pioneer News Service | Jammu

Ahead of the counting day, two terrorists were gunned down by a joint team of security forces in the Nihama area of South Kashmir's Pulwama district on Monday. According to media reports, one of the self-styled commanders of the Lashkar-e-Tayyeba Riyaz Dar was believed to have been trapped inside the hideout...

WhatsApp bans 71 lakh Indians for policy breach

Tuesday, 04 June 2024 | Pioneer News Service | New Delhi

WhatsApp has banned 71 lakh Indian users in April this year for violating platform rules and policies. The company assures continued action against accounts breaching its terms to maintain a safe user environment. WhatsApp ban was in line to curb misuse and maintain integrity of the platform. WhatsApp uses machine learning...

Just wait and see: Sonia

Tuesday, 04 June 2024 | Pioneer News Service | New Delhi

UPA chairperson and senior Congress leader Sonia Gandhi on Monday said her party is very hopeful that the results of the Lok Sabha elections will be totally opposite to what has been shown in the exit polls. "We have to wait, just wait and see," Sonia said when asked about...

BJP leaders in a huddle, take stock

Tuesday, 04 June 2024 | Pioneer News Service | New Delhi

With just a day before the counting of votes,  BJP top leaders met at party's president JP Nadda's residence on Monday to discuss the party's performance in the Lok Sabha polls and its preparation for the counting of votes scheduled to take place on June 4. The meeting, presided over by...

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