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Nitin Gadkari says party chief responsible for political defeat, two days after 'leadership should own defeat' remark
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Nitin Gadkari says party chief responsible for political defeat, two days after 'leadership should own defeat' remark

Union Minister and BJP leader Nitin Gadkari on Monday sparked off a new controversy when he stated that the 'responsibility' of political defeats lay at the doors of the party chief, just two days after he claimed that “leadership should own up to defeat and failures”.

Nitin Gadkari says Opposition, media 'twisted' his statements after landing in soup for 'leadership should own defeat' remark
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Nitin Gadkari says Opposition, media 'twisted' his statements after landing in soup for 'leadership should own defeat' remark

Union minister and BJP leader Nitin Gadkari on Sunday said some opposition parties and a section of the media have "twisted" his statements, an assertion that comes in the backdrop of his "leadership should own up defeat" remarks.

Swearing-in of Ashok Gehlot, Kamal Nath, Bhupesh Baghel: Many Opposition leaders to attend, Mayawati, Mamata to skip ceremony
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Swearing-in of Ashok Gehlot, Kamal Nath, Bhupesh Baghel: Many Opposition leaders to attend, Mayawati, Mamata to skip ceremony

A host of opposition leaders are expected to attend the swearing-in of Ashok Gehlot, Kamal Nath and Bhupesh Baghel as chief ministers of Rajasthan, Madhya Pradesh and Chhattisgarh respectively, on Monday.

Chandrababu Naidu likely to attend swearing-in ceremonies of Ashok Gehlot, Kamal Nath and Bhupesh Baghel
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Chandrababu Naidu likely to attend swearing-in ceremonies of Ashok Gehlot, Kamal Nath and Bhupesh Baghel

According to the sources, Madhya Pradesh chief minister-designate Kamal Nath telephoned and invited Naidu to be present in the swearing-in ceremony to be held in Bhopal Monday.

Congress won 8 of 39 Assembly polls under Rahul Gandhi; recent victories due to anti-incumbency, not strategy
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Congress won 8 of 39 Assembly polls under Rahul Gandhi; recent victories due to anti-incumbency, not strategy

Assembly Election Results 2018: There is also no clear trend in the rise of the fortunes of the Congress under the leadership of Rahul Gandhi, be it the victories in Punjab and Karnataka, the performance in Gujarat or the wins in Madhya Pradesh, Chhattisgarh and Rajasthan this week

Assembly election 2018 results: Congress emerges victorious in Hindi heartland; Rahul Gandhi says poll outcome 'message to Modi govt'
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Assembly election 2018 results: Congress emerges victorious in Hindi heartland; Rahul Gandhi says poll outcome 'message to Modi govt'

Congress' performance in the Assembly elections on Tuesday, gave a big blow to the BJP, specially in Chhattisgarh and Madhya Pradesh, where the grand old party came back to power after 15 years. PTI

Assembly Election Results: Upendra Kushwaha says 'BJP's countdown has begun' after saffron party loses in three states
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Assembly Election Results: Upendra Kushwaha says 'BJP's countdown has begun' after saffron party loses in three states

When asked why he snapped ties with the NDA, Upendra Kushwaha said, "I joined the NDA on the agenda of development, but over the years I realised that they were working on the development of their own agenda, which is that of the RSS."

Tejashwi Yadav mocks Nitish Kumar after BJP's loss in three states, asks Bihar CM if he will make a 'U-turn again'
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Tejashwi Yadav mocks Nitish Kumar after BJP's loss in three states, asks Bihar CM if he will make a 'U-turn again'

Tejashwi Yadav's remark came in the backdrop of Assembly poll results in three states - Madhya Pradesh, Rajasthan and Chhattisgarh - where the BJP lost to the Congress, an ally in the RJD-led grand alliance in Bihar.

With more than 66 lakh tweets on Assembly polls, Narendra Modi and Rahul Gandhi most commonly-mentioned leaders
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With more than 66 lakh tweets on Assembly polls, Narendra Modi and Rahul Gandhi most commonly-mentioned leaders

According to Twitter India, the social networking site saw more than 66 lakhs tweets on Assembly polls as people, both in India and overseas discussed about elections held in these states.

Congress-BSP-SP join hands in Madhya Pradesh: Parties hold key in making Uttar Pradesh uphill task for BJP in 2019 Lok Sabha polls
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Congress-BSP-SP join hands in Madhya Pradesh: Parties hold key in making Uttar Pradesh uphill task for BJP in 2019 Lok Sabha polls

This will have greater play in the Lok Sabha elections, there is little to separate the two parties in Madhya Pradesh in terms of vote share: BJP's 41 percent to Congress' 40.9 percent.

Assembly Election Results: Sticking with Hindutva politics and not local issues cost BJP Chhattisgarh, MP and Rajasthan
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Assembly Election Results: Sticking with Hindutva politics and not local issues cost BJP Chhattisgarh, MP and Rajasthan

If BJP strategists believed that Assembly elections were fought on local issues, why then did the party focus on national issues, like the construction of the Ram Temple in Ayodhya, which matter little to farmers in remote corners of Chhattisgarh?

Narendra Modi should know that vitriol of Hindutva, renaming of cities won't woo voters; he has a lot to fix before 2019
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Narendra Modi should know that vitriol of Hindutva, renaming of cities won't woo voters; he has a lot to fix before 2019

Whatever good the Narendra Modi government has done these past four years, including putting India right up there on the global map, was getting lost in the dross of religion and Hindutva-oriented sentiments.

Election results: Mayawati supports Congress to form govt in Madhya Pradesh, INC leaves zero manoeuvering space for BJP
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Election results: Mayawati supports Congress to form govt in Madhya Pradesh, INC leaves zero manoeuvering space for BJP

Mayawati, with her two seats, will support the Congress in Madhya Pradesh. The Bahujan Samaj Party chief made the announcement on Wednesday extremely grudgingly. "The people who have voted for Congress in Chhattisgarh, Rajasthan and Madhya Pradesh were desperate because they did not want a BJP government. Dil pe patthar rakh ke jitaya hai Congress ko," said the BSP chief

Madhya Pradesh Election Results 2018: Congress stakes claim to form govt in Hindi heartland, gets support from Independents
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Madhya Pradesh Election Results 2018: Congress stakes claim to form govt in Hindi heartland, gets support from Independents

In what seemed likely to be driven by the 2017 Goa experience, Congress Tuesday staked claim to form the government in Madhya Pradesh in a letter sent to the govrnor

Assembly elections 2018: Rahul Gandhi says BJP's defeat is 'message to Modi'; asserts Congress will provide new vision to country
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Assembly elections 2018: Rahul Gandhi says BJP's defeat is 'message to Modi'; asserts Congress will provide new vision to country

Attacking the government, Rahul Gandhi said the demonetisation was a "disaster" and there was "definitely corruption" in the fighter deal, who's truth will come out.

Assembly Election Results 2018: BJP's wait for Congress-mukt Bharat may never end as recent wins will buoy Congress in 2019
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Assembly Election Results 2018: BJP's wait for Congress-mukt Bharat may never end as recent wins will buoy Congress in 2019

Assembly Election Results 2018: BJP leaders have spoken about a ‘Congress-mukt Bharat’ since 2014, however, the Congress’ strong showing in the recent Assembly elections 2018, has proved that the BJP could be chasing a chimera

Mamata Banerjee claims Assembly poll results indicate 'beginning of BJP's end', accuses saffron party of misusing power
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Mamata Banerjee claims Assembly poll results indicate 'beginning of BJP's end', accuses saffron party of misusing power

Mamata Banerjee said the BJP has tasted defeat in the Assembly elections for misusing democratic institutions and for proudly displaying its power.

Mizoram Election Results: Elected MNF leader Zoramthanga meets governor, to stake claim to form government
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Mizoram Election Results: Elected MNF leader Zoramthanga meets governor, to stake claim to form government

The MNF bagged 26 seats in the 40-member state assembly. Meanwhile, chief minister Lal Thanhawla submitted his resignation to the governor.

Mandsour Election Results 2018: BJP leads in Madhya Pradesh's Mandsour, Malhargarh, Suwasra, Garoth, Manasa, Neemuch and Jawad seats
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Mandsour Election Results 2018: BJP leads in Madhya Pradesh's Mandsour, Malhargarh, Suwasra, Garoth, Manasa, Neemuch and Jawad seats

The Madhya Pradesh Assembly elections was held in a single phase on 28 November amid heavy security. Here are details from the Jaora, Mandsour, Malhargarh, Suwasra, Garoth, Manasa, Neemuch, Jawad Vidhan Sabha seats.

Assembly Election Results 2018: Rajnath Singh says outcome does not reflect Modi government's performance
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Assembly Election Results 2018: Rajnath Singh says outcome does not reflect Modi government's performance

Rajnath Singh also said Congress-led grand alliance was heading to a "huge defeat" in Telangana, where the Telangana Rashtra Samithi (TRS) appears set to retain to power with a big majority.