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Shooter Shreyasi Singh joins BJP, likely to contest Bihar Assembly elections
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Shooter Shreyasi Singh joins BJP, likely to contest Bihar Assembly elections

Shreyasi's father Digvijay Singh was a seasoned socialist leader from Bihar. Following his death, her mother Putul Singh represented Banka in the Lok Sabha.

Madhya Pradesh crisis: Rebel Congress MLAs refuse to meet senior party leader Digvijay Singh, say 'don't want to talk to anybody'
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Madhya Pradesh crisis: Rebel Congress MLAs refuse to meet senior party leader Digvijay Singh, say 'don't want to talk to anybody'

Issuing video messages, the rebels said they didn't want to meet senior party leader Digvijay Singh who was briefly detained near the resort this morning

Madhya Pradesh political crisis: Cops detain Digvijaya Singh for trying to meet rebel Congress MLAs in Bengaluru
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Madhya Pradesh political crisis: Cops detain Digvijaya Singh for trying to meet rebel Congress MLAs in Bengaluru

As the police tried to convince him, the former Madhya Pradesh chief minister Digvijay Singh said, "It is my right to meet my Congress MLAs. I don't want to meet the BJP MLAs. I want to meet the Congress MLAs. People have voted them as Congress MLAs, not as BJP MLAs."

Madhya Pradesh Political Crisis Updates: Jyotiraditya Scindia likely to be inducted into BJP on 12 March, say reports; Congress loses 22 MLAs
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Madhya Pradesh Political Crisis Updates: Jyotiraditya Scindia likely to be inducted into BJP on 12 March, say reports; Congress loses 22 MLAs

Madhya Pradesh Political Crisis LIVE Updates: BJP spokesperson Shahnawaz Hussain said that soon the Congress will only have two leaders, Sonia and Rahul Gandhi, after former party leader Jyotiraditya Scindia tendered his resignation on Tuesday.

MP BJP chief dismisses claims about 'poaching' 8 Cong MLAs to Haryana hotel, after Digvijaya Singh alleges efforts underway to topple Kamal Nath govt
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MP BJP chief dismisses claims about 'poaching' 8 Cong MLAs to Haryana hotel, after Digvijaya Singh alleges efforts underway to topple Kamal Nath govt

The BJP on Wednesday denied the charge that it was trying to destabilise the Congress government in Madhya Pradesh, amidst the allegation that the saffron party has taken some MLAs to a hotel in Haryana

Elections to 55 Rajya Saba seats to be held on 26 March, announces EC; 13 March set as last date for filing nominations
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Elections to 55 Rajya Saba seats to be held on 26 March, announces EC; 13 March set as last date for filing nominations

Fifty-one of these 55 Rajya Sabha seats from 17 states are falling vacant on different dates in April due to retirement of sitting members, while four other seats are already vacant due to resignation of members.

Political parties, film bodies demand withdrawal of sedition case against 49 celebrities over open letter to Narendra Modi
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Political parties, film bodies demand withdrawal of sedition case against 49 celebrities over open letter to Narendra Modi

Adoor Gopalakrishnan, one of the writers of the letter, has said the registration of a sedition case is a 'matter of great concern'

Umang Singhar working as BJP agent, want him to resign, says senior Madhya Pradesh Congress leader
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Umang Singhar working as BJP agent, want him to resign, says senior Madhya Pradesh Congress leader

Madhya Pradesh Congress leader Manak Agarwal has accused party MLA Umang Singhar of working as a "BJP agent" to malign the image of Digvijay Singh.

Digvijaya Singh slams BJP govt over P Chidambaram's arrest, says Centre is implementing 'Gujarat model of governance'
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Digvijaya Singh slams BJP govt over P Chidambaram's arrest, says Centre is implementing 'Gujarat model of governance'

Digvijaya Singh accused the BJP government at the Centre of implementing the 'Gujarat Model of Governance' where innocents are framed in 'false' cases.

Article 370 scrapped: Digvijaya Singh claims Narendra Modi dumped Vajpayee's 'Kashmiriyat, insaniyat, jamhuriyat' policy
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Article 370 scrapped: Digvijaya Singh claims Narendra Modi dumped Vajpayee's 'Kashmiriyat, insaniyat, jamhuriyat' policy

Digvijaya Singh's reaction came in response to a poser regarding his Congress colleague P Chidambaram's remark that the Centre would not have revoked provisions of Article 370 if Jammu and Kashmir was a Hindu majority state.

BJP summons Pragya Singh Thakur to BJP headquarters to explain her 'not-elected-to-clean-toilets' remark
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BJP summons Pragya Singh Thakur to BJP headquarters to explain her 'not-elected-to-clean-toilets' remark

BJP working president JP Nadda "pulled up" Pragya Singh Thakur for her remarks that she was not elected to the Lok Sabha for cleaning up toilets.

Indian Olympic Association forms ad-hoc panel for functioning of taekwondo affairs
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Indian Olympic Association forms ad-hoc panel for functioning of taekwondo affairs

The decision to form the ad-hoc committee was taken during the General Assembly of the IOA in December last year.

BJP's Kailash Vijayvargiya defends son Akash; claims MLA beating civic officer with bat was unfortunate, but pro-poor
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BJP's Kailash Vijayvargiya defends son Akash; claims MLA beating civic officer with bat was unfortunate, but pro-poor

BJP general secretary Kailash Vijayvargiya on Monday said his MLA son, Akash Vijayvargiya raised his voice in support of a poor family and not a builder.

2008 Malegaon blast case: Pragya Singh Thakur attends hearing in Mumbai court after failing to appear twice
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2008 Malegaon blast case: Pragya Singh Thakur attends hearing in Mumbai court after failing to appear twice

Thakur was hospitalised in Bhopal following a stomach ailment on Wednesday night and was discharged early Thursday, her close aide Upma told PTI, adding that the BJP MP would return to the hospital after attending an event in Bhopal.

Pragya Singh Thakur skips 2008 Malegaon blast case hearing owing to ill health; court asks BJP MP to appear before it by 7 June
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Pragya Singh Thakur skips 2008 Malegaon blast case hearing owing to ill health; court asks BJP MP to appear before it by 7 June

BJP MP Pragya Singh Thakur failed to appear before a court in Mumbai Thursday - for the second time this week - in connection with the 2008 Malegaon blast case

Nitish Kumar condemns Pragya Singh Thakur's Godse remark, says 'won't tolerate' any statement supporting Mahatma's assassin
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Nitish Kumar condemns Pragya Singh Thakur's Godse remark, says 'won't tolerate' any statement supporting Mahatma's assassin

Demanding that elections should be held in two or three phases instead of such a long period, Nitish Kumar said he will be working to create a consensus among political parties on the issue.

Kailash Satyarthi says Nathuram Godse killed Gandhi's body, people like Pragya Thakur 'killing country's soul'
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Kailash Satyarthi says Nathuram Godse killed Gandhi's body, people like Pragya Thakur 'killing country's soul'

Kailash Satyarthi's comments came after Malegaon blast accused and BJP's Bhopal Lok Sabha seat candidate Thakur lauded Mahatma Gandhi's assassin Nathuram Godse as a "patriot"

RSS distances itself from Pragya Singh Thakur over remark describing Godse as 'patriot', calls for her expulsion from BJP
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RSS distances itself from Pragya Singh Thakur over remark describing Godse as 'patriot', calls for her expulsion from BJP

Pragya Singh Thakur was reacting to actor Kamal Haasan’s remark that Nathuram Godse was a terrorist.

Agar-Malwa polling officer submits report on Pragya Thakur's Godse comment; EC to take call on matter today
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Agar-Malwa polling officer submits report on Pragya Thakur's Godse comment; EC to take call on matter today

The District Election Officer of the Agar Malwa District Friday submitted his report to Madhya Pradesh Election Commission in the matter of BJP leader Pragya Singh Thakur's statement calling Nathuram Godse a patriot

'Party line is my line': Sadhvi Pragya apologises for calling Nathuram Godse a 'deshbhakt', says respect Mahatma Gandhi 'a lot'
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'Party line is my line': Sadhvi Pragya apologises for calling Nathuram Godse a 'deshbhakt', says respect Mahatma Gandhi 'a lot'

Pragya, while campaigning in Agar Malwa district of Madhya Pradesh, told reporters: 'Nathuram Godse was a deshbhakt, is a deshbhakt and will always remain a deshbhakt, and people calling him a terrorist should instead look within.' 'Such people will be given a befitting reply in these elections,' she remarked adding to her list of controversial statements during the Lok Sabha election 2019.