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Banerjee said that she had expressed her desire to quit the Chief Minister's post at an emergent meeting of the Trinamool Congres, but her decision was not endorsed by those present at the meeting.

Jagan meets Andhra Governor, stakes claim to form government May 25 2019 | 2 hrs ago

Accompanied by few senior leaders of the party, he submitted to the governor the resolution passed by the meeting of party legislators electing him as the leader.

After thumping LS poll win, BJP sets eyes on Delhi Assembly May 25 2019 | 2 hrs ago

Delhi BJP chief and winner from North East Delhi Lok Sabha constituency Manoj Tiwari expressed confidence that the party would wrest power from Aam Aadmi Party (AAP) in the capital.

Rahul's offer to resign rejected unanimously by CWC: Surjewala May 25 2019 | 3 hrs ago

Addressing a press conference after the CWC meet at the party headquarters, spokesperson Randeep Singh Surjewala said: "Rahul Gandhi offered to resign during the CWC meeting but the members of the committee in unison asked him to lead the party in the challenging conditions."

What went wrong in Amethi for Congress? May 25 2019 | 3 hrs ago

Ask local leaders and people and they cite reasons like Congress turncoats benefitting BJP's Smriti Irani and apparent lack of interest of Rahul as well as his sister Priyanka Gandhi Vadra this time.

No new Sikkim MLAs have criminal background: ADR May 25 2019 | 3 hrs ago

The report, which also focussed on wealth, education and other details of MLAs, said 24 legislators (75 per cent) declared Rs 10 crore plus wealth. 15 MLAs of the SDF and 11 of the SKM have Rs 1 crore plus with assets. SDF's Dilliram Thapa has declared over Rs 67 crore wealth.

Lok Sabha poll verdict not against Kerala government: P. Vijayan May 25 2019 | 4 hrs ago

Of the 20 Lok Sabha seats in Kerala, the Left won just one -- down from eight seats in the outgoing Lok Sabha, while Congress-led UDF won the rest. The BJP failed to open its account in the state.

After LS jolt, Trinamool in shock, fear of mass exodus looms large May 25 2019 | 4 hrs ago

The Trinamool, which had won 34 seats in the general elections five years back, saw its number drastically slashed to 22 this time, amid a saffron surge that gave the Bharatiya Janata Party an unprecedented 18 seats. The BJP had won only two seats in 2014.

Akhilesh asks party men to prepare for 2022 Assembly polls May 25 2019 | 6 hrs ago

The former Chief Minister asked party workers not to waste time but to launch a door-to-door campaign and create awareness about the anti-people policies of the BJP at the Centre and in the state.