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BJP Cong drawing Rajasthan

BJP, Cong start drawing battlelines in Rajasthan

HIGHLIGHTS Deputy chief minister and the Pradesh Congress president Sachin Pilot denied that he was trying to field his mother Rama Pilot from the Ajmer seat Vaibhav, 41 is a secretary of the Pradesh Congress and was keen to contest the Vidhan sabha election, but the father did not allow him to contest The BJP

Cong, AP can again join hands for power: Goel

New Delhi: Union minister Vijay Goel today hit out at Congress and Aam Admi Party (AAP) saying they could again join hands for “greed of power” after the MCD elections. Goel said the real contest is between the BJP and Congress while AAP will be left in the third position after elections for 272 wards

Cong, BJP set to lock horns; Pinky may install Gym

Ferozepur:The Congress and the BJP may lock their horns at Ferozepur, as many of the Congress workers have been seeking to install the gym apparatus in the local municipal park of the city that was under the control of the BJP. As the BJP is in majority in Municipal Committee Ferozepur and it did not

Cong, AIUDF disrupt Governor’s speech

Guwahati: Creating noisy scenes, oppositionCongress and AIUDF today disrupted the speech of Assam Governor Banwarilal Purohit in the state Assembly and forced him to end the address within seven minutes. First, AIUDF member Aminul Islam objected to Purohit’s statement on ideals of great people of the state in his address to Assam Assembly on the

Cong, AAP, 2 sides among coin: Lekhi

Cong, AAP are two sides of same coin: Lekhi

Ludhiana: Launching a scathing attack on Congress and AAP, BJP MP Meenakshi Lekhi on Sunday appealed voters to re-elect the Akali Dal-BJP alliance with an overwhelming majority for the development and progress of the state. Cautioning people against voting for Congress or AAP, she said that they were the two sides of the same coin.

Bains supporters caught on CCTV removing hoardings of SAD, CONG

Ludhiana :Following the complaint of Shiromani Akali Dal (SAD)- Bhartiya janta Party (BJP) alliance Hira Singh Gabria, the returning officer has issued notice of Lok Insaaf Party candidate Balwinder Singh Bains for violating Model Code of Conduct by removing the hoardings of Akali Dal candidate. The returning officer has also urged Police commissioner to investigate

Cong, AAP running away from public debates: T P S

Mohali: SAD candidate from Mohali constituency T P S Sidhu said that Congress and AAP candidates are avoiding public debates on development issues of Mohali city. It is pertinent to mention that Capt T P S Sidhu has challenged Congress Candidate Balbir Sidhu and AAP candidate Narinder Shergill over development issues a few days back.

Cong manifesto has plans to revive Punjab industry: Balbir Sidhu

  Mohali: “The Congress party manifesto for Punjab has concrete plans to revive industrial growth in the state which has otherwise faced slump in the past decade,’’ said Congress candidate for Mohali constituency Balbir Singh Sidhu. He said this during a poll campaign in industrial area here on Wednesday. He said that if voted to

Cong accused of projecting its party man as that of SAD

  Numberdar union president has been in Cong since 2012 and he again pretended to join Cong last week   Mohali: Elections sometimes create interesting scene as people are unaware about the past incidents and are fooled again by politicians. In the latest incident, it was in the news that president of Numberdar Union had

Cong replaces two, nominates eight more in its fourth list

Chandigarh: After facing strong objections, the Congress released its fourth list of 10 candidates for the Punjab assembly elections, here on Friday. The party withdrew two nominees, announced names of eight more candidates besides putting nine others on hold. Renowned Punjabi singer Satwinder Kaur Bitti has been fielded from Sahnewal, while Jalandhar (West) assembly seat

Cong candidate’s wife Daljeet Sidhu starts campaigning

Mohali: Daljeet Kaur Sidhu , wife of Balbir Sidhu Congress candidate from Mohali assembly seat has started poll campaign for her husband on Friday. Accompanied by Mahila Congress leaders and workers, Daljeet Sidhu carried out a door to door campaign in phase 1 here while seeking votes on the name of development. It may be

‘Cong, AAP have no right to seek votes in Punjab’

Jalandhar:Punjab BJP chief Vijay Sampla on Friday said the Congress and Aam Aadmi Party (AAP) have no right to seek votes for state Assembly elections. The Union minister said that the opposition parties are playing cheap politics by defaming Punjab on “drug menace” issue which will not be tolerated by the people here. Sharpening his

Cong, AAP "enemy parties- Punjab" Badal

Cong, AAP are “enemy parties of Punjab”: Badal

Cong, AAP “enemy parties- Punjab” Badal Reond (Pb): Dubbing Congress and Aam Aadmi Party as the “enemy parties of Punjab”, Chief Minister Parkash Singh Badal on Saturday called upon the people of the poll-bound state to distinguish between own people and strangers and ensure that the reigns of state are given in safe hands. Addressing

Cong, AAP "enemy parties- Punjab" Badal

Badal cautions people against ‘false’ propaganda of Cong, AAP

Fatehgarh Sahib (Pb): Punjab Chief Minister Parkash Singh Badal on Monday told the people of the state to be wary of the “nefarious designs and false propaganda” unleashed by the Congress and the Aam Aadmi Party (AAP) to “deceit” the innocent voters by “promising a moon” to them only to capture power in the state

Cong banks on political families for Punjab polls

New Delhi: Family politics continues to dominate the candidate selection process of Congress for Punjab polls with seats going to dynasties and ageing leaders pushing for nominations either for themselves or their wards. The first two list of Congress candidates for Punjab polls throws up several examples of how families continue to hold their sway

Cong, AAP will review pro-people moves if voted to power: CM

Sherwani Kot (Punjab): Sharpening attack on Congress and AAP, Punjab Chief Minister Parkash Singh Badal on Saturday said the two parties have shown “stiff resistance” to “pro-people” policies of the Akali government and asserted that if re-elected to power he would review “people-friendly” decisions like regularisation of employees. “By announcing that they (opposition) will review

Stiff deposit rules, EFP rate cut double surgical strikes: Cong

New Delhi: Dubbing them as “double surgical strikes” on the common man, Congress today demanded that Modi government rollback the stiff restrictions on depositing more than Rs 5,000 in the scrapped notes and attacked lowering of the EPFO interest rates for 2016-17. “The Modi government has carried out a double surgical strike on the common

Lack of AAP, Akali candidates in Mohali beneficial for Cong

Mohali:As the assembly elections ahead in coming one or two months in Punjab state, political scenario of Mohali constituency seems still dull in this politically active season. On one side ruling Shiromani Akali Dal’s candidate is still missing from the election scene, AAP’s candidate Himmat SherGill also moved to Majitha few days back. Opposition party

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Cong, Left question appointment of new army chief

New Delhi: Congress and the Left today questioned the appointment of the new army chief by superseding two officers, saying every appointment by the government has become controversial. The development came a day after the government appointed Vice Chief of Army Staff Lt Gen Bipin Rawat as the new army chief superseding his two senior

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NDA introduced Rs 1,000/2K notes, so who is promoting black money: Cong

New Delhi: Congress party today took a digat BJP asking if it is a coincidence that higher denomination currency notes of both Rs 1,000 and Rs 2,000 have been introduced during the NDA governments and asked who is promoting black money. “Is it a coincidence that both, Rs 1000 note & Rs 2000 note is