Assembly Election-2017

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Budget Session of Parliament LIVE: After fiery Zero Hour, Lok Sabha adjourned till 2.40 pm
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Budget Session of Parliament LIVE: After fiery Zero Hour, Lok Sabha adjourned till 2.40 pm

The second half of the Budget Session will resume in the Parliament as politicians wait with bated breath for the results of the elections in five states.

Election 2017: How 11 March verdict will script new chapter for Modi, Rahul, Akhilesh et al
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Election 2017: How 11 March verdict will script new chapter for Modi, Rahul, Akhilesh et al

Among them, the primary focus of political pundits will be on Modi. They will analyse the results of the five state Assembly elections to determine the degree to which the popularity of Modi remains intact or has diminished.

Cash, liquor seizures spiked during 2017 Assembly election, beats 2012 record: Election Commission
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Cash, liquor seizures spiked during 2017 Assembly election, beats 2012 record: Election Commission

The seizure of suspected cash, liquor and drugs during the Assembly elections in Uttar Pradesh, Uttarakhand, Goa and Punjab this year has witnessed a huge jump from last polls.

Budget 2017 highlights: Arun Jaitley scores 10/10 on political messaging ahead of Assembly polls
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Budget 2017 highlights: Arun Jaitley scores 10/10 on political messaging ahead of Assembly polls

A budget isn't merely an account of the government's income-expenditure and planned layout of proposed revenues and spending for the next fiscal.

EC to ask candidates to open current accounts after RBI relaxed cash withdrawal limits
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EC to ask candidates to open current accounts after RBI relaxed cash withdrawal limits

With the RBI on Monday lifting restrictions on cash withdrawal from current accounts, the Election Commission (EC) is set to ask candidates to open such accounts only, sources said.

Priyanka Gandhi's uncanny resemblance to Indira could make her Congress' last trump card
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Priyanka Gandhi's uncanny resemblance to Indira could make her Congress' last trump card

For one, Priyanka's uncanny resemblance to Indira Gandhi will revive memories. Even though it sounds bizarre, the striking resemblance could act as a magnetic pole to attract the Congress diehards who would dredge for a resurrection of the old days. Stranger things have happened.

Down To The District: The health of 5 states going to the polls
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Down To The District: The health of 5 states going to the polls

While healthcare has largely been a neglected issue in past Indian general elections, major parties started talking about health in their manifestos from 2004.

Assembly Election 2017: EC seeks Rs 2 lakh withdrawal limit for candidates
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Assembly Election 2017: EC seeks Rs 2 lakh withdrawal limit for candidates

The Election Commission on Wednesday wrote to the Reserve Bank of India governor urging that the withdrawal limit for candidates in the upcoming Assembly elections to Rs 2 lakh per week against the present limit of Rs 24,000.

With eye on Election 2019, Rahul Gandhi appropriates Modi's tagline, says Congress will bring 'acche din'
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With eye on Election 2019, Rahul Gandhi appropriates Modi's tagline, says Congress will bring 'acche din'

Keeping up the attack on Modi's decision to demonetise and scrap high-denomination notes of Rs 500 and Rs 1,000, Rahul Gandhi upped the ante on Wednesday by saying that acche din (good times) will only come when the Congress regains power in 2019 Lok Sabha Election.

Where is Rahul Gandhi when you need him the most? Well, it could be a smart ploy
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Where is Rahul Gandhi when you need him the most? Well, it could be a smart ploy

India can carry on happily even if Rahul Gandhi is vacationing in London. After all, a man on the go, rescuing the nation from peril day after desperate day needs a coffee break. All that dashing about is tiring.

Election 2017: Schedule for Uttar Pradesh, Punjab, Goa, Manipur and Uttarakhand polls
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Election 2017: Schedule for Uttar Pradesh, Punjab, Goa, Manipur and Uttarakhand polls

While election will be spread over seven phases in Uttar Pradesh, it will be a one-day affair in Uttarakhand, Punjab and Goa, and a two-day exercise in Manipur

Punjab Election 2017: Only state where Congress has a chance of winning polls
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Punjab Election 2017: Only state where Congress has a chance of winning polls

The importance of this year's election in Punjab can be stated in just one line: It will separate the contenders for 2019 elections from the pretenders.