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The only way to halt the BJP juggernaut

A united opposition alone can pose a formidable challenge to the BJP in the coming Assembly elections The stakes are high for the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP), which has to ensure that it retains power in four (Uttar Pradesh, Uttarakhand, Goa and Manipur) of the five States which go to the polls early next year. […]

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In UP, there is goonda raj of batons, bullets: AAP

An AAP delegation led by Leader of Opposition Harpal Singh Cheema left for Lakhimpur Kheri to express solidarity with the protesting farmers. The Aam Aadmi Party (AAP) Monday demanded that Union minister Ajay Mishra be dismissed from Cabinet and his son be arrested immediately in connection with the violence during a farmers’ protest in Lakhimpur […]

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Navjot Singh Sidhu could not bear to see Dalit CM in Punjab: AAP

Navjot Singh Sidhu resigned minutes after the allotment of portfolios in new Punjab Chief Minister Charanjit Singh Channi’s Cabinet. Hours after Congress president Navjot Singh Sidhu resigned from his post on Tuesday, Aam Aadmi Party (AAP) said Sidhu’s resignation came because he “could not bear” to see a Dalit Chief Minister in Punjab. Sidhu resigned […]

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After Surat success, AAPtakes aim at Gandhinagar

Reject BJP and Cong., urges Sisodia After tasting success in the Surat municipal elections, the Aam Aadmi Party (AAP) has now set its eyes on the upcoming civic body polls in Gandhinagar where the voting will take place on October 3. The entry of AAP in the civic polls here has made the contest tripartite, […]

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Former Punjab IGP joins AAP in the presence of Kejriwal

Kunwar Vijay Pratap Singh was a member of the SIT which probed the 2015 Kotkapura and Behbal Kalan police firing incidents. Ahead of Punjab Assembly election early next year, former Inspector General of Police (IGP) Kunwar Vijay Pratap Singh, who was a member of the Special Investigating Team (SIT) which probed the 2015 Kotkapura and […]

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AAP demands civic bodies to pay salaries

The Aam Aadmi Party on Monday demanded the BJP-governed municipal corporation to pay salaries to all its employees and said the High Court has decided to auction properties of the civic bodies for the same. “The HC has decided to auction the properties of the civic bodies to pay salaries of its employees. The Delhi […]

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Centre punishing Delhi govt. for supporting farmers’ stir: Kejriwal

AAP national convener accuses Punjab Chief Minister of not fulfilling poll promises Addressing a kisan mahapanchayat in Moga in Punjab on Sunday, Delhi Chief Minister and Aam Aadmi Party national convener Arvind Kejriwal said the Central government was punishing the Delhi government for supporting the farmers in their agitation against the three new agricultural laws […]