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Triangular contest awaits Ramgarh assembly seat

Triangular contest awaits Ramgarh assembly seat

ALWAR: Polling in Alwar?s Ramgarh assembly segment scheduled on January 28, promises high-powered triangular contest. The elections were cancelled after the death of BSP candidate Laxman Singh on November 29. Being the last elections before the polls in April-May 2019, sending a strong political message through the results has got […]

Full loan waiver for farmers who committed suicide: Shanti Dhariwal

Full loan waiver for farmers who committed suicide: Shanti Dhariwal

JAIPUR: The loan liability of all farmers who had committed suicide in the state would be waived off totally and there will be no limit for their loans, said UDH minister Shanti Dhariwal, chairman of inter-departmental committee on on Saturday. He was interacting with the media after the first meeting […]

BJP ally JD-U firm on its opposition to citizenship bill

BJP ally JD-U firm on its opposition to citizenship bill

GUWAHATI: BJP ally JD(U) on Saturday reiterated that it will oppose the Citizenship (Amendment) Bill, 2016, when it is placed in the Parliament, arguing that the proposed legislation is detrimental to the identity of in particular and the northeast in general. JD(U) national general secretary Sanjay Verma told TOI that […]

JP Nadda made BJP‘s UP in-charge for LS polls

JP Nadda made BJP‘s UP in-charge for LS polls

LUCKNOW: The (BJP) late on Sunday evening appointed Union medical and health minister as in-charge of for polls. Nadda replaces Govardhan Zadaphia who was recently appointed to the position by the BJP leadership. Zadaphia, however, is likely to be retained as co in-charge of UP. Significantly, Nadda, who was made […]

‘Does Rahul wear janeu only during elections?‘

‘Does Rahul wear janeu only during elections?‘

LUCKNOW/AMETHI: While Congressmen were grappling with the idea of a missing , BJP MP was swift off the blocks to lambast the Gandhi scion, moments after touchdown at Lucknow airport. ?Does Rahul wear a ?janeu? (sacred thread) only during elections at MP, Rajasthan and Chhattisgarh,? she asked. Amethi is no […]

Prakash Raj to contest LS polls from B‘luru Central

Prakash Raj to contest LS polls from B‘luru Central

BENGALURU: Announcing his foray into politics, critically-acclaimed actor Saturday said he will be contesting the coming elections from the Bengaluru Central constituency as an independent candidate. The National Award-winning actor made the declaration in a tweet. “#2019 parliament elections.Thank you for the warm n encouraging response to my new journey.. […]

Nearly a dozen probables for BJP?s Jind bypoll candidature: Haryana BJP chief Subhash Barala

Nearly a dozen probables for BJP?s Jind bypoll candidature: Haryana BJP chief Subhash Barala

AMBALA: (BJP) has begun its ground work for the upcoming 2019 elections as the state president of the party, Subhash Barala, on Friday held a meeting with the Shakti Kendra heads in . When questioned about the preparation of the Jind by-polls, Barala told media persons, ?We are organizationally prepared […]

Let every Indian ask PM, his ministers questions I asked on Rafale: Rahul

Let every Indian ask PM, his ministers questions I asked on Rafale: Rahul

New Delhi: Stepping up his attack on the Modi government over the Rafale deal issue, Congress president Rahul Gandhi on Saturday urged all Indians to ask Prime Minister Narendra Modi and his ministers the questions he posed in Parliament on the fighter jet agreement with France. “RM (Raksha Marti) spoke […]

Fight continues, say Lingayat leaders

Fight continues, say Lingayat leaders

BENGALURU: The Centre may have rejected the proposal to accord minority religion status to Lingayats, but those who have been fighting for it have not given up yet. Basavakumara Swami, general secretary of Lingayata Dharma Mahasabha, on Friday said the Centre has not categorically rejected the proposal and his organisation […]

Misa to contest from Pataliputra seat: Tej Pratap

Misa to contest from Pataliputra seat: Tej Pratap

PATNA: RJD chief Lalu Prasad?s elder son on Thursday said his eldest sister would contest the forthcoming election from Pataliputra constituency again. Tej was at Shahpur locality in Maner, which comes under Pataliputra constituency, seeking votes for Misa, who had unsuccessfully contested from the same constituency in 2014 general election. […]