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Two Manipur MLAs join BJP

The BJP had come to power in the State for the first time in 2017 Two Manipur MLAs joined the Bharatiya Janata Party on November 8, with the party expressing confidence that it will win the upcoming Assembly polls in the State with victory in two-third seats. Rajkumar Imo Singh, who comes from a notable […]

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Farmers’ stir will impact BJP’s poll prospects: Mehbooba Mufti

PDP chief terms Centre’s claims about return of normalcy in Kashmir ‘a hollow slogan’ Former Jammu and Kashmir Chief Minister and Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) president Mehbooba Mufti on Monday said the current agitation of farmers would impact the BJP’s poll prospects in the near future. “We see farmers agitating on the streets from the […]

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Chief Minister accuses BJP of double standards on paddy

KCR urges farmers not to cultivate paddy Chief Minister K. Chandrasekhar Rao has attacked the BJP for its double standards as he targeted the central leadership of the party for not lifting paddy from the State, and its local unit instigating farmers to cultivate the crop. He appealed to farmers not to sow the crop […]

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Watch | BJP leader slaps police constable

The incident occurred in Raichur The incident occurred in Raichur on November 3 during a protest by BJP Scheduled Castes’ Morcha against Leader of Opposition in the Assembly Siddaramaiah who had, during a recent election rally in Sindgi, reportedly said that Dalit leaders had quit Congress and joined BJP to secure their livelihood. Accusing the […]

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BJP meeting to review bypoll results

J.P. Nadda to address national executive on Sunday; Modi to deliver concluding speech. The BJP will be getting into a huddle on Sunday for its long delayed meetings of the party’s national executive, and top on the agenda will be the coming Assembly polls next year as well as a review of the just concluded […]

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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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Sena, BJP spar over Centre’s 100-crore vaccination claim

Sanjay Raut alleges only 23 crore doses administered till date; BJP dubs his claims ‘laughable’ A slanging match has erupted between the estranged saffron parties, the Shiv Sena and the BJP, over the Centre’s assertion that 100 crore doses had been administered thus far with Sena MP Sanjay Raut challenging the BJP-led Centre’s claims on […]