Majority

Demonetisation: SC upholds Centre's 2016 decision, one judge opposes

A five-judge constitution bench in their 4:1 verdict held that it appears that there was consultation between the RBI and the Centre for a period of 6 months. 

published on : 2nd January 2023

Majority votebank: AK Antony’s remark double-edged sword for Congress

While his supporters call it a calculated move, a section of workers is wary of repercussions

published on : 30th December 2022

Congress backs AK Antony; soft Hindutva, says CPM

However, Satheesan on Thursday welcomed Antony’s statement and said Congress was not the party that recruited people to BJP.

published on : 30th December 2022

Two killed as demonstrations around Iran enter 4th week

In the city of Sanandaj in the Kurdish-majority northern region, one man was shot dead Saturday while driving a car in a major thoroughfare, rights monitors said.

published on : 8th October 2022

Madhya Pradesh: BJP wins 417 out of 814 seats in MP local body elections

Voter turnout of 72.60 per cent was recorded in the polls held across 18 districts. At least 25 corporators were elected unopposed.

published on : 30th September 2022

Will apply 'rule of majority', says CEC after Supreme Court allows EC to hear Shinde faction's plea

We will apply the 'rule of majority' whenever we are looking at it. This will be done after reading the exact decision (of SC)," the CEC said when asked about the apex court's order.

published on : 27th September 2022

RIL to buy majority stake in SenseHawk for USD 32 million

“RIL is committed to revolutionising the green energy sector and has a vision to enable 100 GW of solar energy by 2030,” said Mukesh Ambani.  

published on : 7th September 2022

Maharashtra-Karnataka border row: Uddhav exit may soften stand

Thackeray had bolstered the Maharashtra legal teams in the Supreme Court to stake claim on several areas on Karnataka border including Belagavi, Bidar, Karwar and Nipani.

published on : 28th June 2022

Will prove majority in Parliament next week: Sri Lankan Opposition leader

President Gotabaya Rajapaksa has asked the Opposition to show their majority by garnering the support of 113 lawmakers in the 225-member Parliament to form the interim government.

published on : 30th April 2022

Reliance Brands to acquire 51 per cent stake in Abu Jani Sandeep Khosla

The Reliance group firm has signed a definitive agreement to invest either by itself or through its affiliates in AJSK, as per a joint statement.

published on : 20th April 2022

The rise of communal nationalism

There was Nehru’s India and then there was Vajpayee’s India and now there is Modi’s India. Same soil, but three different countries as it were.

published on : 10th April 2022

Sri Lankan president Gotabaya Rajapaksa loses parliament majority as protests mount

The government is now five short of a majority in the 225-member House, but there has been no clear signal that legislators will attempt a no-confidence motion that would compel it to resign.

published on : 5th April 2022

US Congress passes budget including $14 billion for Ukraine

With the deadline fast approaching, senators in the legislative body's upper chamber followed their House of Representatives colleagues, who green-lit the $1.5-trillion package on March 9.

published on : 11th March 2022

UP Chief Minister Adityanath to stay at Dalit majority village, listen to grievances 

The chief minister will visit Hasanpur on Thursday to address a public rally and will stay for the night in village Mehndipur under Hasanpur sub division.

published on : 24th April 2018

Lotus blooms in Northeast, Manik loses sarkar in Tripura

The BJP swept the polls in Tripura, bettered its performance in Nagaland and still hold the upper hand to form the next government in Meghalaya.

published on : 4th March 2018