Friday, 7 October, 2022
TopicAssembly Elections

Topic: Assembly Elections

No question of any talks with TMC, AAP says no alliance with Mamata’s party for Goa polls

AAP's Goa in-charge Atishi says Arvind Kejriwal-led party is determined to give Goa a fresh alternative with 'good' candidates and form an 'honest and corruption-free' government.

Off the Cuff with Capt. Amarinder Singh

Our next ThePrint 'Off The Cuff' guest is former Punjab chief minister Capt. Amarinder Singh. In a conversation with Editor-in-Chief Shekhar Gupta, Singh hinted...

BJP’s former Goa allies want to take on party, but are having trouble finding partners

Goa Forward Party wants to ally with the Congress while Maharashtrawadi Gomantak Party is planning to contest solo.

Why assembly elections are likely to be held in J&K next year

BJP has already begun poll preparations in J&K, which comes amid PM Modi’s Independence day speech in which he promised early elections in the UT. 

Arvind Kejriwal promises free electricity in Punjab if AAP comes to power

Delhi CM Arvind Kejriwal said AAP govt provides 200 units of free electricity to every family in the capital and will provide the same in Punjab if they win the 2022 state polls.

BJP has its post-second wave politics ready — from perception to expectation management

Rahul Gandhi may be pointing fingers at vaccine shortage, but if the PM knows one thing it is fixing delivery before polls.

BJP top brass discuss preparations for assembly polls in 5 states scheduled next year

Assembly polls in Uttar Pradesh, Uttarakhand, Punjab, Manipur and Goa are slated for early next year.

Electoral literacy is the need of the hour for a healthy democracy in India

Campus Voice is an initiative by ThePrint where young Indians get an opportunity to express their opinions on a prevalent issue.

Ministers questioned on Covid work, gaps in govt schemes at PM Modi’s ‘feedback session’

PM holds 'zero hour' with ministers & senior BJP leaders to review Covid management, govt initiatives and prepare for future challenges as party readies for upcoming elections.

As 2022 UP polls draw near, local BJP allies flex muscles, seek role in Modi, Adityanath govts

The chiefs of two BJP allies in UP, Apna Dal and NISHAD party, met Amit Shah in Delhi Thursday, reportedly to remind the party of promises made to them.

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A woman walks past the logo of the Securities and Exchange Board of India (SEBI), at its headquarters in Mumbai, India | Reuters

SEBI orders Indian credit agency Brickwork Ratings to shut down

The Securities and Exchange Board of India (SEBI) cancelled the certificate of registration of the credit rating agency due to repeated lapses in the functioning.


Rescue operation underway after an army aviation Cheetah helicopter flying in the forward area near Tawang crashed during a routine sortie Wednesday | ANI

Multiple military & civilian chopper crashes in past years highlight a disturbing trend for India

An Indian Army Aviation Cheetah helicopter crashed Wednesday. Several such crashes over past few yrs have jolted the military. Non-military sphere, too, has encountered many crashes.

India’s hijab supporters will lose even if they win SC battle. Because the real war is political

In a highly polarised time, cornered minorities tend to lean back and protect the roots and fundamentals of what is so dear to them. Politically, it can often be a bad trap.