Shiv Sena asks NDA government to take over Jet Airways

New Delhi : The Shiv Sena on Monday urged the NDA government to take over the temporarily grounded private carrier Jet Airways and save its staff from losing their jobs. It asked Prime Minister Modi to take a cue from the foresight shown by former PMs Jawaharlal Nehru and Indira Gandhi in nationalising insurance and […]

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Election 2019 : Kanhaiya Kumar supporters, villagers clash in Bihar

New Delhi : Supporters of CPI candidate from Bihar’s Begusarai Lok Sabha seat Kanhaiya Kumar and a group of locals clashed on Sunday, after the former JNU students’ union president was shown black flags here during a roadshow, police said. The incident occurred when more than a dozen local youths raised slogans against Kumar and […]

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Sharad Pawar Said : I am scared, nobody knows what Modi will do

New Delhi : NCP chief Sharad Pawar said Saturday that he was “terribly afraid” as to what Prime Minister Narendra Modi, who once called Pawar his mentor in politics, would do next. Pawar was addressing a campaign rally at Daund in Baramati Lok Sabha constiutency from where his daughter Supriya Sule is seeking reelection. “Modi […]

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Mamata Said : ‘ Modi suffering from fear of losing elections ‘

New Delhi : West Bengal Chief Minister and Trinamool Congress supremo Mamata Banerjee Saturday said that Prime Minister Narendra Modi is suffering from ‘haratanka’, a phobia of losing elections and is trying to win in the state by dividing the people on communal lines. “He(Modi) knows that he will lose the elections and that is […]

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Anna Hazare Said – ‘ Sweeping electoral reforms needed to end malpractices ‘

New Delhi : Anti-corruption crusader Anna Hazare has called for large-scale electoral reforms in the country to remove poll-related malpractices and to cleanse the system. The 81-year-old activist lamented that lack of awareness among voters and focus of political parties on winning the elections by hook or crook has led to degeneration of politics, and […]

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Tejashwi Yadav Said : Bihar expecting lies and jumlas in PM rally

New Delhi : Bihar is expecting “lies and jumlas” in Prime Minister Narendra Modi’s election rally in Araria Lok Sabha constituency, RJD leader and former deputy chief minister Tejashwi Yadav said on Saturday. Hours before the PM’s rally at Forbesganj town in favour of NDA candidates in the state, Tejashwi Yadav, also the leader of […]

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Rahul Gandhi Said : Modi will be removed, Cong will form govt

New Delhi : Attacking the Prime Minister, Congress chief Rahul Gandhi Friday alleged people of the country “have decided” to remove Narendra Modi and asserted his party would form the government after the Lok Sabha polls. Addressing a rally here in north Karnataka, Gandhi said Modi talks about security of the nation “but making crores […]

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Election 21C9 : Congress gave casteism, dynasty politics to country: BJP

New Delhi : The BJP on Friday said the Congress gave casteism and dynasty politics to the country and it has become a cause of embarrassment to the party. “The Congress gave ‘Jatiwad aur Parivarwad’ (casteism and dynasty politics) to the county and today it is the cause of embarrassment and dishonour to the party […]

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Election 2019 : EC appoints special observer for West Bengal

New Delhi : The Election Commission has appointed former Bihar Chief Electoral Officer (CEO) Ajay V Nayak as special observer for West Bengal, a senior official said here on Wednesday. Nayak may reach the city on April 19, he said. “He will be overseeing the last five phases of polls and directly report to the […]

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