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Officials, employees denied voting during second phase, says Raman Singh

Chhattisgarh Assembly elections: Former Chhattisgarh chief minister Raman Singh said that officials and employees, who were exempted from poll duty upon their request, were deprived of voting

Updated On : 21 Nov 2023 | 12:49 PM IST
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Telangana elections: BJP's multiple rallies with Modi, Shah, Rajnath, Yogi

Union Defence Minister Rajnath Singh and Assam Chief Minister Himanta Biswa Sarma will also be in Telangana between November 22 and 27 to hold election rallies to gather support for BJP candidates

Updated On : 21 Nov 2023 | 12:19 PM IST
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Telangana Assembly elections: Gadkari slams BRS for corruption, nepotism

Comparing the culture in the BJP with that of BRS, Gadkari said that, from being a small-time party worker who used to paste party posters, I was able to become the president of the BJP

Updated On : 21 Nov 2023 | 11:49 AM IST
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Rajasthan Assembly elections: 2023: Congress, BJP expel rebel leaders

More than a dozen leaders who filed nominations as independent candidates have been expelled by both parties

Updated On : 16 Nov 2023 | 1:31 PM IST
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Bidhuri's boorishness has its political uses

Bidhuri may be a small fry in the larger calculus of the party. Yet, in his blundering and uncultured way, he was voicing in Parliament what has already been normalised on the streets

Updated On : 02 Oct 2023 | 11:15 AM IST
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Senior BJP leaders scrambling to avoid fighting: Congress ahead of MP polls

Congress leader Randeep Singh Surjewala stated that the BJP has run short of candidates in Madhya Pradesh and its big leaders are in a race to avoid being in the fray

Updated On : 29 Sep 2023 | 11:08 AM IST
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BRS-AIMIM partnership hurting Muslims in Telangana: BJP MP D Arvind

The BJP MP underlined that since CM K Chandrashekhar Rao didn't implement PM Ayushman and PM Awas Yojana, Muslim families in Telangana faced a loss of Rs 7 lakh each

Updated On : 24 Aug 2023 | 12:12 PM IST
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Will decide who will be Madhya Pradesh CM after poll result, says Amit Shah

The BJP has not yet declared Shivraj Singh Chouhan as the party's CM's face, and there are strong signs that the party will stick with this plan till the polls, said a senior BJP leader

Updated On : 21 Aug 2023 | 12:36 PM IST
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Does the BJP really need a new Constitution?

While in the presidential system, like in the US, the executive faces assessment every two years, in the parliamentary system, the executive is, in principle, held accountable on a daily basis

Updated On : 21 Aug 2023 | 11:23 AM IST
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Eye on polls, BJP to carry out Jan Ashirwad Yatra in Madhya Pradesh

Madhya Pradesh, along with Rajasthan, Chhattisgarh, Telangana, and Mizoram, will hold crucial assembly elections later this year

Updated On : 09 Aug 2023 | 1:49 PM IST
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FIR filed against BJP's Amit Malviya for "derogatory" posts on Rahul Gandhi

Congress has accused BJP leaders of posting derogatory posts and defaming Congress leaders and has filed an FIR against its IT cell chief

Updated On : 28 Jun 2023 | 1:42 PM IST
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Opposition unity: Is well begun, half done?

Previous experiments with Opposition unity have shown that forming an alliance does not ensure electoral victory by itself. Public perception of the incumbent leader and the govt also has to change

Updated On : 26 Jun 2023 | 8:59 AM IST
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BJP's plan to 'woo' Cong MLAs to reduce dependence on Scindia in by-polls

Bhopal-based senior journalist and political analyst Rakesh Dixit is of the view that the BJP is doing this to reduce Scindia's influence on the Chouhan government

Updated On : 26 Jul 2020 | 5:09 PM IST
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Ayodhya of antiquity: Ground zero of Hindutva politics set for new makeover

Virendra Singh Rawat looks at projects planned to put this temple town on the national and international tourism map

Updated On : 26 Jul 2020 | 5:33 PM IST
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Rajasthan crisis: Ashok Gehlot, MLAs squat at Raj Bhavan for early session

Submit letter of support of 102 MLAs, but governor not in a hurry; Pilot camp gets relief from HC

Updated On : 25 Jul 2020 | 1:12 AM IST
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Where is Goa going?

The culling of key state leaders and bureaucrats has given rise to distrust and uneasiness in Pramod Sawant's style of functioning

Updated On : 24 Jul 2020 | 8:53 PM IST
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Rajasthan Governor agrees to call session, Congress MLAs end 5-hour dharna

Governor Kalraj Mishra, however, wanted the government's clarification on some points before he makes the announcement, Congress leaders said as they emerged from the Raj Bhawan

Updated On : 24 Jul 2020 | 8:47 PM IST
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Congress has majority, few MLAs want to return but are held captive: Gehlot

The chief minister sounded dismissive of Pilot and purported attempts to bring him back to the Congress fold, saying the party leadership had been anguished by his anti-Congress activities

Updated On : 24 Jul 2020 | 1:26 PM IST
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In relief to Sachin Pilot, SC says voice of dissent cannot be suppressed

Apex court refuses to stay verdict on rebel MLAs' petition

Updated On : 24 Jul 2020 | 2:11 AM IST
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India in the age of contempt

Are contempt proceedings the best way of protecting the dignity of the court?

Updated On : 23 Jul 2020 | 11:56 PM IST
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