Gautam Datt
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New Delhi
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All Eyes On Vote Banks Prime Minister Narendra Modi was in Haridwar on Friday addressing a mammoth rally in which he warned the Congress against making baseless allegations against him and explained that his note ban decisi
Modi wave on the wane, race to win Jat support goes down to the wire When the BJP swept Uttar Pradesh in 2014 Lok Sabha elections winning 71 of 80 seats, Jats played a significant role in the victory.
Big fight for Muslim vote as BJP hotheads play communal card Just when the campaign juggernaut for the seven-phase elections in Uttar Pradesh starting on February 11 was on a roll, the Union home ministry made public the riot report card for the country.
Family pride comes first in election time Akhilesh Yadav and Rahul Gandhi, both in their 40s, may have hogged the limelight for being the “boys of Uttar Pradesh” joining hands, there are many other youngsters who have taken the plunge in elec
BJP adds to UP poll firepower with Joshi, Varun, Katiyar The BJP has added more ammunition to its campaign in Uttar Pradesh by including veteran leader Murli Manohar Joshi, MP Varun Gandhi and fire-brand Vinay Katiyar into its team of star vote-catchers.
EC notice to Parrikar over vote bribe remark The Election Commission has issued a notice to Defence Minister Manohar Parrikar over a remark he made while campaigning in Goa and has asked him to file a reply by Friday.
Campaigning ends in Punjab, Goa Congress vice-president Rahul Gandhi brought curtains down on his party’s campaign in Punjab with a warning that extremist forces that once dominated the state were again trying to find their footing.
Rahul declares Amarinder as Cong’s Punjab CM candidate Putting to rest all the speculations, Congress vice-president Rahul Gandhi on Friday declared Captain Amarinder Singh as the party’s chief ministerial face at an election rally in Amritsar.
Modi, rahul hit punjab Prime Minister Narendra Modi said on Friday that Punjab — which goes to polls on February 4 — wants to re-elect veteran leader Parkash Singh Badal as chief minister.
Newsmaker of the Week: Candidate becomes Prez There is no end to the “will she, won’t she” guessing game in the Congress over Priyanka Vadra taking the plunge in politics.