Assembly Elections 2019

Modi’s new cabinet: For Smriti Irani, sky is the limit

An eloquent speaker, Smriti Irani was often the BJP's first choice for addressing the party's press conferences and defending it during debates in Parliament.

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Ravi Shankar Prasad: The wily counsel of ‘Ram Lalla’ and Modi’s Digital India minder

Ravi Shankar Prasad: Hailing from an RSS background, the lawyer-turned-politician rubbed shoulders with Gandhian-Socialists during Emergency, sharing a jail cell with Lalu Prasad Yadav.

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Nirmala Sitharaman: The first full time woman defence minister retained as Union Minister

60-year-old Sitharaman, a Rajya Sabha member, is the second woman to take charge of the crucial ministry after Indira Gandhi who as the Prime Minister also held the portfolio in the seventies.

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Narendra Modi takes oath as PM for second term, over 8,000 guests attend spectacular ceremony at Rashtrapati Bhavan

Modi swearing-in ceremony: Others who took oath with Narendra Modi included Rajnath Singh, Amit Shah, Nitin Gadkari, Nirmala Sitharaman, Piyush Goyal, Narendra Singh Tomar, Prakash Javadekar, Ravi Sha

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Ram Vilas Paswan: Master political craftsman who has worked under 6 PMs

Ram Vilas Paswan: The septuagenarian had started off as a member of the Bihar legislative assembly in the 1960s and shot to fame in the 1977 post-Emergency Lok Sabha polls when he won Hajipur seat by

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Modi begins new journey from Rashtrapati Bhavan; cements position in history

A stuttering economy, deepening agrarian crisis, rising unemployment and a hostile Pakistan are the immediate issues that await the attention of PM Modi 2.0.

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Rajnath Singh: Man of all seasons carries Vajpayee’s legacy of ‘Ajatshatru’

Rajnath Singh was the third leader of the BJP, after Modi and BJP President Amit Shah, who had extensively campaigned for the BJP in the 2019 Lok Sabha elections.

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Amit Shah set to join Modi’s new cabinet, BJP faces challenge of finding new party chief

Bharatiya Janata Party president Amit Shah is set to be inducted into Narendra Modi’s new council of ministers, according to Gujarat BJP state president Jitu Vaghani. Vaghani posted a tweet on T

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Narendra Modi swearing-in: When and where to watch ceremony LIVE online on YouTube, Instagram, Sharechat and Periscope TV

Modi oath LIVE: Narendra Modi will take oath as the Prime Minister of India for second consecutive term. He led the BJP to a stunning win the Lok Sabha elections, winning 303 seats in the 543-member H

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Modi swearing-in ceremony: Biggest-ever event at Rashtrapati Bhavan – 8,000 guests, 8 countries and a Congress boycott. 10 things you need to know

Nearly 8,000 guests have been invited for the swearing-in of Narendra Modi at the Rashtrapati Bhavan, making it the biggest-ever event held here. The ceremony will start at 7 am.

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Who’s in, who’s out? NDA allies to get one berth each in new Modi cabinet

While Nitish Kumar's JD(U) that won 16 seats, the Shiv Sena won 18 seats. Both the parties are likely to get cabinet rank ministers

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Can Rahul Gandhi win elections like Modi? Yes, if he can learn from the BJP campaigning

If Rahul Gandhi is indeed serious about the Congress posing a real challenge to the BJP in 2024, it needs to emulate the latter's winning tactics

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Narendra Modi returns as PM with bigger mandate, 19 first-timers among 58 MPs to take oath

Narendra Modi took oath as Prime Minister of India for the second time at the forecourt of Rashtrapati Bhavan. His jumbo team includes 58 ministers.

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Can’t be appointed pro-tem Speaker as I have taken oath as a minister: BJP MP Santosh Gangwar

The 17th Lok Sabha will hold its first sitting on June 6. On the first two days, newly elected MPs will be administered the oath by Santosh Gangwar. The election of a full-time Speaker is expected to

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Cracks in Bihar grand alliance? Congress, RJD MLAs stay away from crucial meet in Patna

The BJP-led NDA won 39 of the 40 Lok Sabha seats in Bihar. Only Kishanganj went to the Congress. The other constituents of the grand alliance -- RJD, RLSP, HAM and VIP drew a blank.

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Shooting the messenger? Congress to not send spokespersons for TV debates

The development comes in the backdrop of the party's drubbing in the general elections where it won just 52 seats, eight more than its 2014 tally of 2014. Since then, questions in media have been rais

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PM Modi swearing-in today: BJP invites families of over 50 BJP workers killed in political violence in West Bengal – check full list

The invitation extended to these families by the BJP is seen as a message to West Bengal CM Mamata Banerjee that the saffron party is planning reaching out to the locals ahead of 2021 assembly electio

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New Modi government: Sukhbir Badal, Arvind Sawant to join Modi cabinet

Modi's new cabinet: Sukhbir Badal, former deputy chief minister of Punjab, is tipped to join the government.

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Modi’s swearing-in-ceremony: Multi-layer security cover in Delhi; over 10K personnel deployed

The swearing-in-ceremony of Modi and his Council of Ministers is scheduled to take place on Thursday at 7 PM at Rashtrapati Bhavan.

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Shiv Sena’s Arvind Sawant to be inducted in Modi ministry

Sawant, 68, who retained his seat by defeating Congress' Milind Deora by 1,00,067 votes, has been associated with the Shiv Sena since the party's early years.

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EC rejects charges of ‘bias’, says clean chit to Modi given on ‘appreciation of facts’

Citing a legal opinion obtained by the Commission from its former legal advisor S K Mendiratta, Arora asserted the model code violation complaints do not fall in the category of quasi-judicial cases.

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Arvind Kejriwal lists ‘two major reasons’ for AAP’s crushing defeat in Delhi

In the letter, Kejriwal lauded his party workers for running a "superb" campaign that was considered to be one of the best in the country.

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Amit Shah, Ravi Shankar Prasad cease to be members of Rajya Sabha

Paswan may get elected to the Rajya Sabha from Bihar, from where Prasad was a member.

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6 TMC MLAs, ex-MPs likely to switch sides soon, claim BJP sources

The Trinamool Congress, however, tried to downplay the development. "One suspended MLA of Trinamool joined BJP yesterday.

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Delhi CM Arvind Kejriwal to party workers: We could not explain to the people why they should vote for us

First, the atmosphere that prevailed in the country rubbed off on Delhi as well. Second, people saw this "big election" as between Modi and Rahul and voted accordingly.

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After Mamata, Kerala CM Pinarayi Vijayan refuses to attend Modi’s swearing-in ceremony

Narendra Modi will be sworn-in for the second term on May 30 at the forecourt of Rashtrapati Bhavan in the presence of the heads of BIMSTEC nations, Kyrgyz Republic and Mauritius.

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Mamata Banerjee takes a U-turn over attending Modi’s swearing-in, says ceremony being devalued

Mamata Banerjee said the BJP is devaluing the swearing-in ceremony.

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