2019

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  • India's fiscal deficit may widen to 3.5 pc in FY2019

    India's fiscal deficit may widen to 3.5 pc in FY2019

    India's fiscal deficit is expected to increase to 3.5 per cent of GDP in 2018-19 but it will not have any material impact on macro stability risks, says a Morgan Stanley report. As per the report, fiscal deficit target may......

    January 21, 2018
  • 'Game of Thrones' to return in 2019

    'Game of Thrones' to return in 2019

    The hit sitcom Game of Thrones will now return in 2019 after a year's gap, say officials. After long speculation about the air date of the eighth and final season, the HBO show is taking a year off and will......

    January 5, 2018
  • Japan Emperor turns 84, thanks people over abdication plans

    Japan Emperor turns 84, thanks people over abdication plans

    Japan's Emperor Akihito marked his 84th birthday today with a pledge to fulfil his duties until the day of his abdication in 2019, and to prepare for "passing the torch to the next era." Akihito waved to thousands of well-wishers......

    December 23, 2017
  • Mayawati demands ballot paper-based Lok Sabha polls in 2019

    Mayawati demands ballot paper-based Lok Sabha polls in 2019

    Former Uttar Pradesh Chief Minister and Bahujan Samaj Party (BSP) chief Mayawati on Saturday demanded voting through ballot paper in the 2019 general elections. Flush with the victory in two mayoral seats in municipal corporations of Aligarh and Meerut, the......

    December 2, 2017
  • Mamata not averse to a coalition against BJP in 2019 LS polls

    Mamata not averse to a coalition against BJP in 2019 LS polls

    West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee on Friday threw enough hints that she is not averse to taking the lead in bringing together opposition parties on a single platform against the BJP in the next Lok Sabha election in 2019.......

    November 24, 2017
  • Will ensure India becomes open defecation free by 2019: Rajnath

    Will ensure India becomes open defecation free by 2019: Rajnath

    Union Home Minister Rajnath Singh on Friday said the Centre was working towards ensuring that the country becomes open defecation free by October 2019. Speaking at the launch of ‘Swachhta Hi Sewa’ cleanliness campaign, Rajnath said use of technology for......

    September 15, 2017
  • BJP will form government in Odisha in 2019: Amit Shah

    BJP will form government in Odisha in 2019: Amit Shah

    Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) President Amit Shah on Tuesday said his party will form the next government in Odisha with a two-thirds majority in the 2019 assembly elections. "Since I work at the booth level, I know the grassroots' situation. Based......

    July 4, 2017
  • 'Modi will return to power in 2019 with stronger mandate'

    'Modi will return to power in 2019 with stronger mandate'

    As the NDA government completes three years in office, Uttarakhand Chief Minister Trivendra Singh Rawat has said the BJP-led alliance will return to power at the Centre in 2019 with a stronger mandate. Rawat said Prime Minister Narendra Modi has "established......

    May 25, 2017
  • ‘Congress will be wiped out under Rahul Gandhi’

    ‘Congress will be wiped out under Rahul Gandhi’

    Former Congress leader and Goa Minister Vishwajit Rane on Saturday said the Congress will be wiped out in the 2019 Lok Sabha elections under the leadership of Rahul Gandhi. Rane, who parted ways with the Congress after the Goa Assembly......

    May 13, 2017
  • Driverless cars to go on test drive in UK in 2019

    Driverless cars to go on test drive in UK in 2019

    A consortium of British companies on April 24 unveiled a plan to test driverless cars on UK roads and motorways in 2019, the media reported. The Driven consortium led by Oxbotica, which makes software for driverless vehicles, also plans to......

    April 25, 2017
  • BJP hopeful of winning Odisha in 2019

    BJP hopeful of winning Odisha in 2019

    Enthused by its resounding victory in Uttar Pradesh, the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) is quite confident that it would come to power in Odisha, where it has never been in a commanding position despite being an ally of the ruling......

    April 15, 2017
  • BJP will try to come to power in Odisha in 2019: Naidu

    BJP will try to come to power in Odisha in 2019: Naidu

    Senior BJP leader and Union minister Venkaiah Naidu on Saturday said that the party, which had done well in the recent rural elections in Odisha, would try to come to power in the state in the next election. "We will try......

    April 15, 2017
  • BJP eyes gains in Kerala in 2019

    BJP eyes gains in Kerala in 2019

    Buoyed by finally opening its account in Kerala in the 2016 state assembly elections and increasing vote share from 4.75 to 15 per cent, the BJP is eyeing a big chunk of Kerala’s 20 Lok Sabha seats in the 2019......

    April 13, 2017