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Shiv Sena leader Sanjay Raut says 2014 government was of BJP, next one will be of NDA

The saffron party went on to form the government under Narendra Modi, and inducted allies like Shiv Sena.

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Lok Sabha elections 2019: Social media could play decisive role, says IT expert

In earlier elections, technology was incidental and used by some people with other traditional means but that's no longer the case now, says former Telecom Secretary and former President of NASSCOM, R

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No elections in India if Modi re-elected, country may go China, Russia way: Ashok Gehlot

Lok Sabha Election 2019: Dubbing Modi a “good actor”, Gehlot said he could do much better in Bollywood and would have left his indelible mark in acting.

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Narendra Modi no more a ‘chaiwala’: Mayawati’s dig at PM on ‘Mai Bhi Chowkidar’ campaign

Days after Prime Minister Narendra Modi launched the ‘Main bhi Chowkidaar’ campaign and added the ‘chowkidar’ prefix to his name on social networking sites, Bahujan Samaj Party

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‘Berojgar Hardik Patel’: Gujarat leader’s answer to PM Modi’s ‘Mai Bhi Chowkidar’ campaign

Hardik Patel decided to change his Twitter name to 'Berojgar Hardik Patel' in a bid to counter PM Narendra Modi's 'Mai Bhi Chowkidar' campaign.

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Lok Sabha elections 2019: Jayant Sinha booked for violation of model code of conduct in Ranchi

Sinha is the Union Minister of State for Civil Aviation and a BJP MP from Hazaribagh constituency in Jharkhand.

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Chandrababu Naidu rattled by imminent defeat: Prashant Kishor on ‘Bihari dacoit’ remark

Janata Dal (United) vice president Prashant Kishor on Tuesday slammed Andhra Pradesh Chief Minister Chandrababu Naidu for calling him a “Bihari dacoit”. In a tweet, Kishor said that Naidu

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AIADMK’s Lok Sabha elections 2019 manifesto promises scrapping of NEET, freeing Rajiv Gandhi killers

Among others, it promised to press for the release of the seven convicts in the Rajiv Gandjhi assassination case and strive for the scrapping of the National Entrance-cum-Eligibility Test (NEET) for m

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DMK promises scrapping of NEET, education loan waivers in Lok Sabha polls manifesto

Lok sabha elections: DMK released their manifesto on Tuesday and one of the most salient features listed was the scrapping of NEET exam. In Tamil Nadu, opposition to NEET for medical admissions from m

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Differing voices within Congress on alliance with AAP for Lok Sabha polls

Lok Sabha elections 2019: Days after having unanimously decided to go it alone in Delhi, Rahul Gandhi is still mulling on the alliance and is expected to take a decision soon. The Delhi unit will work

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Lok Sabha elections 2019: Congress candidate list for 56 seats out; Deepa Dasmunsi, Adhir Ranjan on 5th list

The fifth list of Congress has 56 names. The Congress has fielded Deepa Dasmunsi from Raiganj and Abu Hena from Murshidabad in West Bengal.

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Uttarakhand: Disquiet in BJP as BC Khanduri opts out of Lok Sabha fray, son joins Congress

BC Khanduri has refused to contest citing health reasons.

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Congress-Left talks fail in West Bengal: CPM threatens retaliation as Congress announces candidates for Raiganj, Murshidabad

The Congress has so far managed to reach a consensus over seat-sharing only in Tamil Nadu, Karnataka and Jharkhand. The failure of talks in West Bengal indicates that parties having strong ground in s

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Lok Sabha elections: Why a fractured Grand Alliance augurs well for Mamata Banerjee in West Bengal

The electoral history of Bengal shows that it is the ruling party and the main opposition which become the main beneficiaries in the event of a four-cornered contest.

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Lok Sabha Elections 2019: Congress will ally with AAP if high command decides, says Sheila Dikshit

Once the decision is taken by the party high command, Congress' Delhi unit will work on seat-sharing calculation.

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Lok Sabha seat-sharing: Opposition talks flounder in Bihar as adamant Congress plays spoilsport

Bihar has 40 parliamentary seats. The main contest is between BJP-LJP-JD(U) combine and grand alliance led by RJD. The state will go to polls in seven phases between April 11 and may 19. Results will

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Rahul Gandhi rally today: Congress president to address public meeting for Lok Sabha, Assembly polls in Arunachal Pradesh

Congress president Rahul Gandhi is scheduled to address a rally in Arunachal Pradesh capital Itanagar today.

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Elections 2019: Need to move from disclosure to disqualification of criminal candidates

Last year, the SC had asked the government to set up fast-track courts to deal with cases dealing with elected representatives. The Prime Minister’s maiden speech in the Rajya Sabha mentioned this i

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Lok Sabha Election: BJP may drop 2-3 sitting Lok Sabha members in Delhi

BJP Lok Sabha Election Candidate List: BJP may replace two to three sitting MPs in Delhi as the party is facing a strong challenge from ruling AAP that has already announced candidates for all 7 seats

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Lok Sabha elections: Will contest from anywhere Rahul Gandhi asks me to: Digvijaya Singh to Kamal Nath

Speculations on the likely candidature of Singh, a former chief minister, got strengthened when Kamal Nath told reporters recently that he had requested Singh to contest from one of the toughest seats

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Odisha Assembly polls: Leaving nothing to chance, Naveen Patnaik to contest from Hinjili and Bijepur seats

Naveen Patnaik's decision to contest from two assembly seats assumes significance as it comes in the backdrop of BJP's good show in the 2017 panchayat elections. The eastern state has always seen a on

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BJP candidate list 2019: Bharatiya Janata Party candidate list for Lok Sabha elections 2019

Election 2019, Bharatiya Janata Party Lok Sabha Candidate List 2019: The Bharatiya Janata Party is seeking the second term in office under the leadership of PM Narendra Modi. The party has so far rele

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Lok Sabha elections 2019: DMDK announces candidate list for 4 seats

In a statement, DMDK founder Vijayakanth announced the candidature of R Azhagarsamy from Virudhunagar and Alagapuram R Mohanraj from Chennai North, while Dr V Ilangovan will fight from Tiruchirappally

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Left Front says unjustified demands by Congress responsible for failed alliance talks

According to the Left Front's seat-sharing formula, CPI(M) would contest in 22 seats, the CPI and AIFB three each and the RSP two, with the remaining 12 to be left to the Congress.

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Delhi Lok Sabha seats list 2019: Party-wise list of candidates contesting from 7 constituencies

Lok Sabha elections 2019: The ruling AAP has also launched a mega campaign for Lok Sabha polls, with full statehood as its central theme.

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Lok Sabha Elections 2019: Don’t spread confusion, Mayawati, Akhilesh warn Congress over offer of 7 seats

After deciding to contest all 80 parliamentary seats in UP, the Congress left seven for the SP-BSP-RLD alliance.

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Lok Sabha elections: Asaduddin Owaisi files nomination papers from Hyderabad constituency, polling on April 11

Owaisi has won the Hyderabad seat three times in a row from 2004.

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