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BJP not power hungry, says Bandi Sanjay Kumar

We are here to ensure justice to poor, says Telangana party president The Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) leaders and cadre will not cowed down by the ‘harassment’ from the ruling Telangana Rastra Samithi (TRS) and will take inspiration from sacrifices made by the earlier generation of party leaders to ensure it comes to power in […]

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T.N. Assembly polls | MNM seeks disqualification of candidate in Coimbatore

The party alleged that supporters of BJP candidate Vanathi Srinivasan were distributing tokens to voters that could be exchanged for money The Makkal Needhi Maiam on Tuesday lodged a complaint with the returning officer, Coimbatore South Assembly constituency, seeking disqualification of a candidate whose cadre were caught distributing tokens. The party candidate Kamal Haasan’s chief […]

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Assam: Repoll in one polling station after EVM controversy

The Election Commission on Friday ordered a repoll at a polling station in Ratabari seat of Assam after the presiding officer carried the EVM after polling in a vehicle which reportedly belonged to a BJP candidate. In a statement, the EC said the presiding officer and three other officials have been placed under suspension. "Although […]

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‘AIADMK acting as a slave of the BJP’

Farm laws, CAA sailed through because of AIADMK’s support: Congress leader Time is ripe for the people of Tamil Nadu to overthrow the government of the AIADMK, which has become a slave of the BJP, Congress leader Veerappa Moily has said. Mr. Moily, who is the AICC observer for the Congress’s campaign management in Tamil […]

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ECI issues notices to Assam newspapers over BJP advertisement

The notices were sent to the newspapers following a complaint filed by the Congress alleging that the advertisement violated a directive of the ECI, the model code of conduct for the election and the Representation of People Act, 1951. The Election Commission of India (ECI) has issued notices to eight newspapers of Assam which carried […]

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Priyanka Gandhi blames BJP for harassment of nuns on train

Congress leader accuses party of ‘enabling’ goons after recent incident In a sharp attack, Congress general secretary Priyanka Gandhi Vadra on Thursday accused the BJP-led government of “enabling” goons to harass young women who were commuting on a train. Her comments come just days after two nuns and two postulants of the Sacred Heart Congregation […]

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BJP functioning like mafia in Assam: Priyanka

Priyanka ridicules Asom Gana Parishad for being ‘diminished’ by cosying up to BJP Congress general secretary Priyanka Gandhi Vadra on Monday said the BJP-led government in Assam has been functioning like the mafia to run various syndicates. She also took a swipe at the Asom Gana Parishad (AGP), the BJP’s main regional ally, for being […]

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BJP leader stabbed to death in Tinsukia

One held for murder of Devananda Gogoi The police in eastern Assam’s Tinsukia district has arrested one person for stabbing a 48-year-old Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) leader on Thursday evening. Debananda Gogoi, the BJP’s booth president of Buridihing Gain Panchayat, succumbed to his injuries at a government-run hospital in adjoining Arunachal Pradesh. His death has […]