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Election Commission sends first batch of allegedly false affidavits to CBDT
The Election Commission of India has referred the first batch of about 10 allegedly false affidavits that were filed by candidates to the Central Board of Direct Taxes to verify the assets and liabilities stated in the documents.
Bihar elections: Opposition alliance to soon announce Tejashwi Yadav as its CM candidate
The party is contemplating giving tickets to more up...
Trinamool, DMK, Sena and NCP raised issues with Facebook in 2019
NCP MP Surpiya Sule raised issues with Facebook in 2018, over pages such as ...
Let BJP name four by-poll seats they can win: Kamal Nath
Nath said 26 of these seats “were held by the Congress” and the bypolls were about the Congress versus the BJP’s organisational strength.
Assam will re-elect CM Sarbananda Sonowal with massive mandate in 2021 polls: Ram Madhav
Madhav who is in Guwahati to participate in Sevasaptah to celebrate the birthday of Prime minister Narendra Modi, said: “There is no allegation of corruption against the BJP led government in the Centre in the last six years. In Assam, in last five years, Sonowal and his team have worked with dedication and given good governance."
Bihar assembly elections: Stage set for Sharad Yadav’s return to Janata Dal (United)
Yadav had left JD(U) in 2017 after the party under Kumar moved away from the grand alliance with RJD and Congress, and joined BJP to form the new government. In May 2018, he formed his own party Loktantrik Janata Dal. But in 2019 he contested Lok Sabha elections from Madhepura on RJD ticket and lost.
JDU parliamentarian Harivansh files nomination for Deputy Chairperson of the Rajya Sabha
JDU parliamentarian Harivansh on Wednesday filed his nomination papers for the post of Deputy Chairperson of the Rajya Sabha. As the NDA candidate, he is likely to be elected.
Nitish’s Womaniya vs Tejashwi’s Yuva, the battle cry of Bihar
The biggest youth problem is unemployment and Tejashwi is trying to capture the narrative by promising jobs. Last Saturday he launched a web portal called ‘Berojgari Hatao’ and released a toll free number in Patna. Any unemployed person can either upload their profile on the portal or register themselves by calling on the toll free number.
Elections in Jammu and Kashmir after delimitation exercise is completed: PM Modi
In his Independence Day address to the nation, the prime minister, who spoke on development in various parts of the country, noted that it has been a year since Jammu and Kashmir, and Ladakh got independence from Article 370.
Assam braces for a musical and glitzy election with singers and artistes joining political parties
Several artistes who joined the BJP had earlier opposed CAA and took part in agitation programmes.
Bihar elections: Nitish Kumar tries to turn Lalu Yadav’s MY base against RJD in Bihar
In the last three months, a number of RJD leaders including former and current legislators have joined JD (U). Among these leaders seven are from MY community. Most of these leaders are strong leaders of their respective regions.
Covid effect: Age limit reduced for voters to opt for postal ballot in Lok Sabha, assembly polls
In October 2019, the Law Ministry amended the Conduct of Election Rules to allow people with disabilities and those who are 80 years of age or above to opt for postal ballot during Lok Sabha and assembly elections.
LJP to be part of NDA in Bihar polls, Nitish to be CM: BJP
LJP Chief Chirag Paswan has said that there should be a rethink on Kumar as the CM face. A section in the BJP feels this could be a ploy to get more seats. LJP banks on the Pasi votes, comprising around 5 per cent of the electorate in Bihar, which has stayed loyal to it in the last few decades.
Party should contest equal number of seats with JDU in Bihar to boost morale: BJP MPs to Nadda
During their meeting with Nadda in Delhi on Saturday, the MPs said that this was necessary to boost the workers’ morale before the assembly elections. The leaders expressed concern over the buzz that JDU may contest more seats than BJP.
View: Facebook is responsible for a lot, but not responsible for Congress’ 2019 defeat
A whole army of Congress-leaning media persons has found patronage as Facebook-sponsored ‘fact checkers’, many of them part of the pre-election anti-BJP campaign 15 months ago.