Congress names seven more candidates

Eknath Gaikwad from Mumbai South Central The All India Congress Committee late on Tuesday night released its sixth list naming candidates for seven seats from Maharashtra, including one in Mumbai. Former MP and senior Congress leader Eknath Gaikwad will be the party’s candidate from Mumbai South Central. Sitting MLAs K.C. Padvi and Kunal Patil have […]


When Parrikar helped shooter Tejaswini take aim

Thousands of people lined up to pay tributes to Goa chief minister Manohar Parrikar, who died on Sunday after prolonged illness. One of the many is shooter Tejaswini Sawant. Take a look… When a young and little known Tejaswini Sawant was in urgent need of financial help to participate in a shooting world championship in Germany, […]


How BJP is winning battle of alliances

The ruling party seems in far better shape than the Congress, which is yet to finalise seat-sharing agreements in several states.  Having firmed up alliances in several key states for the Lok Sabha polls, the Bharatiya Janata Party has taken an early lead over its rivals, including the Congress, for an election where every single […]