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Low HSC marks: students request CM to intervene to save careers

Several students, mainly from science stream, have complained that their scores in key subjects are lower than those in their preliminary exam On Tuesday, a delegation of parents and Higher Secondary Certificate (HSC) students, along with the State Legislative Council’s Leader of Opposition and Nationalist Congress Party (NCP) leader, Dhananjay Munde, met Chief Minister Devendra […]

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Prakash Ambedkar should look beyond personal political gain, says Raju Shetti

The Swabhimani Paksha chief says election diverted focus from farmers’ issues; he says his immediate objective is to ameliorate the plight of farmers and their families in the drought-afflicted hinterland. Attributing his startling defeat in the Hatkanangale Lok Sabha constituency to Prakash Ambedkar’s Vanchit Bahujan Aghadi (VBA), Swabhimani Paksha chief Raju Shetti on Monday said […]

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Pawar will play key role in govt. formation: NCP

The Nationalist Congress Party (NCP) said on Wednesday that not only will the party win the most Lok Sabha seats since its formation, but also its president Sharad Pawar will play a key role in forming the new government. “In 2014, Shiv Sena and BJP had won 42 seats. We are certain that in 2019, […]

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Face-off: Deora, Sawant field residents’ queries

Mumbai South candidates tackle posers on their criminal record, coastal road project Candidates for Mumbai South had to field questions from residents at a ‘Meet Your Candidate’ session at Altamount Road on Tuesday. The panel of speakers consisted of Congress candidate Milind Deora, Shiv Sena MP Arvind Sawant and two independent candidates, Dr. Anil Kumar […]

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392 crorepati candidates in Phase 3

The third phase will see the maximum number of seats going to polls in this election spread across 12 states and 2 Union territories. Predict who will win Phase 3 Phase 3 of the Lok Sabha election 2019 takes place today, April 23. This phase covers the maximum number of seats spread across 12 states […]

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In Solapur will Bhim-AIMIM combine end national parties’ run?

‘The Dalit vote traditionally went to the Congress, but everyone knows by now that the Congress and the BJP are the same. We all stand united behind Balasaheb (Prakash Ambedkar) this time.’  Abhishek Waghmare reports. On the 128th birth anniversary of B R Ambedkar, his grandson, Prakash Ambedkar, attended the commemoration ceremony in Solapur, one of the […]

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PM’s attacks personal as govt has nothing to show: Sharad Pawar

Nationalist Congress Party (NCP) chief Sharad Pawar said Prime Minister Narendra Modi was resorting to personally attacking opposition leaders, “including me”, as he is unable to talk about his contribution in the past five years of his government. In an interview to Hindustan Times, Pawar also criticised Maharashtra chief minister Devendra Fadnavis’ handling of drought […]

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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 […]