Sunday, 22 May, 2022
TopicHaryana assembly elections

Topic: Haryana assembly elections

List corrupt officials, reach more voters — BJP gen secy Santhosh’s prescription for Haryana

Santhosh met state’s BJP brass for a brainstorming session in Panchkula last weekend. Assembly polls are over 2 years away, but Haryana holds municipal polls in May.

If BJP leaders could speak like Rahul Bajaj, this is what they would tell Modi & Amit Shah

Now that Amit Shah has clarified no one needs to fear, some BJP leaders may gather enough courage one day to break what they call “monologues” at BJP meetings.

Manohar Khattar expands Haryana council of ministers with 10 MLAs

Of the 10 MLAs, eight are from BJP, one is a JJP legislator and another is an Independent. Khattar inducted 6 as cabinet rank ministers while 4 were made ministers of state.

Not just padyatras, take up people’s issues — Congress plans for mass mobilisation

At meeting with Sonia Gandhi, leaders say Congress must take up issues such as Sonbhadra massacre, shutdown of factories in Rae Bareli in a language people understand.

Shiv Sena-BJP wonder if the glass is half-full or half empty as Pawar protects opposition

The best cartoons of the day, chosen by the editors at ThePrint.

How BJP’s alliance partner JJP hurt it the most in Haryana

Dushyant Chautala's JJP played spoilsport in 27 Haryana constituencies.

Dushyant Chautala is the new kingmaker in Haryana politics and is more than his surname

Dushyant Chautala’s Jannayak Janta Party is now set to be a part of Manohar Lal Khattar government in Haryana, barely 10 month after it was formed.

Dainik Jagran says BJP’s results less than expected, Amar Ujala on Ganguly’s second innings

A round-up of the Hindi and Tamil newspapers opinion pages to reflect a North-South viewpoint on topical issues.

BJP to form govt in Haryana with JJP, Dushyant Chautala could be deputy CM

Incumbent CM Khattar said the two parties will meet the Governor in Chandigarh Saturday to stake the claim to form the govt in state.

BJP gets closer to forming Haryana govt as 7 independents ally, JJP support likely

Top BJP leaders moved swiftly to cobble together a majority in the 90-member Haryana Assembly after the party's tally fell six short of the majority mark.

On Camera


Title scene of Taarak Mehta ka ooltah chashmah.

Dear Taarak Mehta, you were our peak comfort content for 14 years. Now it’s time to retire

Just like the Truman Show, all Taarak Mehta plots somehow feel the same for the past few years. It's fine to accept that ideas can go stale.
An attendant refills a two-wheeler with fuel at a petrol pump in New Delhi Saturday | ANI

Under fire for spiraling inflation, Modi govt announces excise duty cut on fuels, LPG subsidy

It has also decided to enhance the fertiliser subsidy for farmers, and reduce import duty on some raw materials. ‘It is always people first for us!’ tweets prime minister.


File photo of a defence personnel armed with a SiG 716 rifle near the Line of Control | Photo: Snehesh Alex Philip | ThePrint

India to ink ‘repeat order’ deal for 73,000 SiG 716 rifles from the US

In February 2019, 72,400 SiG 716 rifles of 7.62 x 51mm calibre were contracted from SIG Sauer Inc, USA, under government's 'Buy (Global) category', through fast track procedure.

Mandir or Masjid? New surveys not needed, just acceptance of truth & move towards reconciliation

That temples were destroyed and mosques built is undisputed history. The past can’t be changed, but we can’t deny the wrongs of the past either before we consider reconciliation.