2014 General-elections

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Facebook bans BJP's T Raja Singh for hate speech amid allegations it favoured saffron party
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Facebook bans BJP's T Raja Singh for hate speech amid allegations it favoured saffron party

At least five profiles of Singh, which had more than three lakh followers, showed the message that 'this content is not available right now'

Ankhi Das openly supported BJP on Facebook's internal group, says WSJ report; Congress seeks criminal probe against social media giant
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Ankhi Das openly supported BJP on Facebook's internal group, says WSJ report; Congress seeks criminal probe against social media giant

According to the report, messages written by Das showed her praising Narendra Modi as the ‘strongman’ who ended the Congress’ hold in India

Kapil Sibal lends London 'hackathon' undeserved gravitas, gives BJP opportunity to corner Congress on EVMs
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Kapil Sibal lends London 'hackathon' undeserved gravitas, gives BJP opportunity to corner Congress on EVMs

Kapil Sibal’s presence also raises the question whether the Congress endorses such wild conspiracy theories

'Cyber expert' Syed Shuja says EVMs for 2014 LS polls rigged: Who is he and what can EC do to put claim to rest
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'Cyber expert' Syed Shuja says EVMs for 2014 LS polls rigged: Who is he and what can EC do to put claim to rest

Self-proclaimed cyber expert Syed Shuja asserted that the 2014 general elections had been rigged from the beginning, and that the EVMs used in the polls were found to have been transmitting some kind of disruptive frequency.

Shiv Sena says those who question fulfillment of BJP's 2014 pre-poll promises 'are called anti-national'
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Shiv Sena says those who question fulfillment of BJP's 2014 pre-poll promises 'are called anti-national'

The Shiv Sena on Monday attacked Prime Minister Narendra Modi, saying before the 2014 polls he had made a number of promises but those who ask about it now are dubbed as "anti-nationals".

Lok Sabha Election 2019: Delhi BJP to undertake survey to ascertain popularity of MPs for candidate selection
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Lok Sabha Election 2019: Delhi BJP to undertake survey to ascertain popularity of MPs for candidate selection

Under the survey, questionnaires on work done by BJP MPs and their accessibility to people, will be filled by a standard set of respondents in all the seven constituencies.

Sebi, stock exchanges step up surveillance before Karnataka Assembly election results
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Sebi, stock exchanges step up surveillance before Karnataka Assembly election results

Sebi and stock exchanges have beefed up surveillance and risk management systems to check any manipulative activities and excessive volatility risks on Monday and Tuesday.

Congress announces Raghu Sharma's name as candidate for bypoll to Ajmer Lok Sabha seat
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Congress announces Raghu Sharma's name as candidate for bypoll to Ajmer Lok Sabha seat

Congress chief Rahul Gandhi on Sunday okayed the name of Raghu Sharma, a former MLA from Rajasthan, as the party's candidate for the Ajmer Lok Sabha by-election, AICC general secretary Janardan Dwivedi said.

GDP: Why lack of new jobs can rattle Narendra Modi govt in a bigger way than lower growth figures
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GDP: Why lack of new jobs can rattle Narendra Modi govt in a bigger way than lower growth figures

A slowing GDP can have adverse political impact on the Narendra Modi government since opposition will likely rake up the issue of slowing growth

Hoped Cong will work with us, but there is one who doesn't agree: PM Narendra Modi
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Hoped Cong will work with us, but there is one who doesn't agree: PM Narendra Modi

Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Thursday criticised the Congress for "not cooperating with the government" in implementing reforms in the country and said the opposition party had not been able to digest defeat in 2014 general elections.

Social networking playing a big role in AAP's popularity in India
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Social networking playing a big role in AAP's popularity in India

It wouldn’t be wrong to say that elections in India are starting to be fought on social networking websites.

No alliance with TMC in Lok Sabha polls: Congress
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No alliance with TMC in Lok Sabha polls: Congress

Ruling out any alliance with Trinamool Congress in the 2014 general elections, Congress today asked its workers to build mass contacts and enlist their support.

Left, regional parties' front to form next govt: CPI
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Left, regional parties' front to form next govt: CPI

Claiming that anti-Congress and anti-BJP mood is prevailing in the country, CPI today said an alternative front of Left and regional parties would form the next government at the Centre.

How the youth can contribute in the next election with FirstVote
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How the youth can contribute in the next election with FirstVote

If you have not yet got your Voter's ID card here is your chance. FirstVote - an initiative of Network18, gives you the chance to register for the voter's ID card.

Election tracker: Mamata has lost West Bengal's urban vote
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Election tracker: Mamata has lost West Bengal's urban vote

Is Mamata Banerjee arrogant and intolerant to criticism? That impression seems to be gaining ground in the state.

Rajnath bats for Modi, says he is the only leader with national appeal
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Rajnath bats for Modi, says he is the only leader with national appeal

Ruling himself out of the prime ministerial race, BJP President Rajnath Singh today virtually anointed Narendra Modi as its man to the top job if the party comes to power after the 2014 Lok Sabha elections.

BJP announces 2014 team, to release 'chargesheet' against Congress
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BJP announces 2014 team, to release 'chargesheet' against Congress

Narendra Modi's stamp was written all over as BJP announced its Election Campaign Committee for 2014 polls including top leaders Murli Manohar Joshi, Sushma Swaraj and Arun Jaitley who will work under him.

Narendra Modi named Chairman of BJP campaign committee
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Narendra Modi named Chairman of BJP campaign committee

The deeply-anticipated announcement by the BJP national executive was made today at 1.30pm by BJP president Rajnath Singh declared Narendra Modi the head of the campaign committee

BJP discusses strategy for 2014 polls in meeting
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BJP discusses strategy for 2014 polls in meeting

The government's tenure came in for close scrutiny at the BJP's Parliamentary Board meeting which was attended by Gujarat Chief Minister Narendra Modi for the first time since being made a member of the highest decision-making body on 31 March.