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Loudspeakers removed from mosques being donated to schools, hospitals, says UP's Yogi Adityanath
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Loudspeakers removed from mosques being donated to schools, hospitals, says UP's Yogi Adityanath

The chief minister further said there were no riots in BJP-ruled state during and after the recent Assembly polls

'Baseless allegations': UP Dy CM claims Akhilesh Yadav 'frustrated, dejected' after defeat in polls
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'Baseless allegations': UP Dy CM claims Akhilesh Yadav 'frustrated, dejected' after defeat in polls

Earlier, Akhilesh has targeted the BJP government in UP over alleged rise in cases of atrocities against women and claimed that the National Commission for Women had served the 'maximum notices' to it

'Never dreamt of becoming India's President': Mayawati slams Akhilesh Yadav
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'Never dreamt of becoming India's President': Mayawati slams Akhilesh Yadav

Mayawati's remarks come a day after Yadav said that BSP had transferred its votes to the BJP in the Uttar Pradesh Assembly polls and it will now be interesting to see whether the BJP makes Mayawati the president or not in return

Congress encouraging riots, trying to create anarchy ahead of Assembly polls: Karnataka BJP President
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Congress encouraging riots, trying to create anarchy ahead of Assembly polls: Karnataka BJP President

Karnataka BJP President advocated strong laws and steps to stop communal flare-ups and riots in the state, including confiscating the property of those behind it

Shivpal Yadav dares Samajwadi Party chief Akhilesh to expel him from legislature party
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Shivpal Yadav dares Samajwadi Party chief Akhilesh to expel him from legislature party

Shivpal Yadav, who is Akhilesh Yadav's uncle and heads his own Pragatisheel Samajwadi Party (Lohia), won the recent Uttar Pradesh Assembly polls on an SP ticket

AAP leader Gopal Rai to embark on four-day visit to Chhattisgarh today
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AAP leader Gopal Rai to embark on four-day visit to Chhattisgarh today

AAP's poll strategist and newly elected Rajya Sabha member Sandeep Pathak, as well as the party's Chhattisgarh in-charge and Burari MLA from Delhi Sanjeev Jha will join Rai in a roadshow in Bilaspur on 18 April

AAP leader Atishi hits out at BJP on introducing bill in Lok Sabha to merge 3 Delhi MCDs
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AAP leader Atishi hits out at BJP on introducing bill in Lok Sabha to merge 3 Delhi MCDs

Atishi said in the past too, the BJP had resorted to similar tactics to delay Assembly polls in the national capital but they did not yield any results

Congress leader Bhupinder Singh Hooda promises to restore old pension scheme if voted to power in Haryana
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Congress leader Bhupinder Singh Hooda promises to restore old pension scheme if voted to power in Haryana

The senior Congress leader said he and his son Deepender have no greed for any posts and their main aim is to strengthen the party in the state

Arvind Kejriwal asks AAP MLAs in Punjab to work with dedication and honesty for welfare of people in the state
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Arvind Kejriwal asks AAP MLAs in Punjab to work with dedication and honesty for welfare of people in the state

The Delhi chief minister was addressing his party's newly-elected legislators of Punjab through video conferencing. It was his first interaction with them after the formation of the AAP government in the state

Goa's caretaker CM Pramod Sawant, BJP leader Vishwajit Rane hold joint meeting with Amit Shah
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Goa's caretaker CM Pramod Sawant, BJP leader Vishwajit Rane hold joint meeting with Amit Shah

Both Sawant and Rane are being seen as top contenders for the post of chief minister in Goa

After a landslide victory in Punjab, AAP eyes Congress-ruled Chhattisgarh
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After a landslide victory in Punjab, AAP eyes Congress-ruled Chhattisgarh

AAP’s Delhi convenor, Gopal Rai, said the party has decided to contest the Chhattisgarh assembly polls next year as people of the state are disappointed with the Congress government and want a 'change'

G-23 leader Ghulam Nabi Azad meets Sonia Gandhi, shares suggestions to strengthen Congress
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G-23 leader Ghulam Nabi Azad meets Sonia Gandhi, shares suggestions to strengthen Congress

The meet comes a day after members of the dissenting group held two meetings in 24 hours over measures to revamp the party

The G-23 lands a sucker punch, now it’s for Sonia Gandhi to counter-attack
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The G-23 lands a sucker punch, now it’s for Sonia Gandhi to counter-attack

It’s hard to miss how quickly the Gandhis blinked. As champion of the world Mike Tyson said, 'Everybody has a plan till they get punched in the mouth.' Undoubtedly, the Gandhis have been sucker-punched

Has the G-23 become G-46? New faces indicate a growing dissent within the Congress
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Has the G-23 become G-46? New faces indicate a growing dissent within the Congress

The collective had emerged in 2020 following the Congress’ losing streak in the 2019 general elections and other Assembly polls, demanding an organisational revamp and true introspection of their losses

Sonia Gandhi says 'ready to make any sacrifice'; CWC reposes full faith in her
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Sonia Gandhi says 'ready to make any sacrifice'; CWC reposes full faith in her

Congress' chief spokesperson Randeep Surjewala said every worker and leader wants Rahul Gandhi to lead the party, but as the process of organisational polls is underway, the next president will be decided through it

UP Election Results: Akhilesh Yadav wins from Karhal by over 67,000 votes
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UP Election Results: Akhilesh Yadav wins from Karhal by over 67,000 votes

The former Uttar Pradesh chief minister secured 1,48,196 votes, while his nearest rival, BJP's SP Singh Baghel of the Bharatiya Janata Party got 80,692 votes

Uttar Pradesh polls: Time to form 'iron government' of BSP in UP, says Mayawati
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Uttar Pradesh polls: Time to form 'iron government' of BSP in UP, says Mayawati

BSP chief Mayawati accused the Opposition of trying hard to take the assembly polls in their favour by adopting all kinds of tactics

Punjab Assembly polls: People disappointed in Sidhu, dislike his coarse words, says Congress MP
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Punjab Assembly polls: People disappointed in Sidhu, dislike his coarse words, says Congress MP

Gurjeet Singh Aujla also pointed out that despite Sidhu himself being a star campaigner, Punjab chief minister Charanjit Singh Channi had to takeover campaigning on his Assembly seat to vouch for him

Assembly Elections 2022: All 117 seats in Punjab, 59 in Uttar Pradesh to go to polls tomorrow
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Assembly Elections 2022: All 117 seats in Punjab, 59 in Uttar Pradesh to go to polls tomorrow

Polling in Punjab will be held from 8 am to 6 pm. In Uttar Pradesh, the polling will take place between 7 am and 6 pm, according to the election authorities. The counting will take place on 10 March

Guru Ravidas Jayanti 2022: Rahul Gandhi, Priyanka to visit Sant Ravidas temple in UP today
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Guru Ravidas Jayanti 2022: Rahul Gandhi, Priyanka to visit Sant Ravidas temple in UP today

The Election Commission of India had deferred the Punjab Assembly elections, which was scheduled to go for polls on 14 February, in view of Guru Ravidas' birth anniversary