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Will Siddaramaiah and DK Shivakumar's chief ministerial ambitions hurt Congress in Karnataka elections?
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Will Siddaramaiah and DK Shivakumar's chief ministerial ambitions hurt Congress in Karnataka elections?

The Karnataka Congress unit is divided with one half demanding that Siddaramaiah be made chief minister again and the others lending their support to DK Shivakumar. Amid the power tussle between the two leaders, a new name has emerged — SR Patil. So, who will it be for the Grand Old Party?

My govt will complete its tenure and win next election: Maharashtra CM Eknath Shinde
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My govt will complete its tenure and win next election: Maharashtra CM Eknath Shinde

Eknath Shinde said the existence of Shiv Sena MLAs came under threat during the Maha Vikas Aghadi (MVA) regime and so he revolted against the coalition

Karnataka Congress releases booklet highlighting failures of BJP government at Centre in 8 years
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Karnataka Congress releases booklet highlighting failures of BJP government at Centre in 8 years

Siddaramaiah charged that the BJP government at the Centre betrayed the people by not fulfilling its election promises

'Prevent Muslims from being misled in 2024 election', Mayawati tells party workers
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'Prevent Muslims from being misled in 2024 election', Mayawati tells party workers

Mayawati said BSP's struggle and efforts have to be continued in the entire Uttar Pradesh to convert the groundwork into votes.

UK PM Johnson claims to be on track to win next election amid rebellion
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UK PM Johnson claims to be on track to win next election amid rebellion

Boris Johnson has been putting up a strong defence in the face of criticism after voters punished the Conservatives over the partygate scandal

Remain united, indiscipline won't be tolerated: Rahul Gandhi to Congress workers, leaders in Telangana
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Remain united, indiscipline won't be tolerated: Rahul Gandhi to Congress workers, leaders in Telangana

Rahul Gandhi said party tickets will be given only to those who work in the field

High Court calls for trial court judgment in former PM Rajiv Gandhi murder case
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High Court calls for trial court judgment in former PM Rajiv Gandhi murder case

Rajiv Gandhi was assassinated at an election public meeting organised by the Congress party at Sriperumbudur in the night of 21 May 1991

Emmanuel Macron vs Marine Le Pen: France votes in tense presidential runoff
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Emmanuel Macron vs Marine Le Pen: France votes in tense presidential runoff

The result of voting in France could also impact the conflict in Ukraine, as France has played a key role in diplomatic efforts and support for sanctions against Russia

France braces for Marine Le Pen-Emmanuel Macron showdown after polarising election campaign
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France braces for Marine Le Pen-Emmanuel Macron showdown after polarising election campaign

Macron is the favourite to win re-election in the run-off ballot on 24 April, and there are indications he bolstered his advantage with a combative performance in the one-off election debate against Le Pen

French President Emmanuel Macron wades into heated debate over executive pay
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French President Emmanuel Macron wades into heated debate over executive pay

Macron, who is campaigning against far-right leader Marine Le Pen, told Franceinfo radio that he was in favour of an EU-wide ceiling for top executives' pay

Emmanuel Macron to face Marine Le Pen in second round of voting for French presidency
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Emmanuel Macron to face Marine Le Pen in second round of voting for French presidency

The outcome of the election will have wide international influence as Europe struggles to contain the havoc wreaked by Russian president Vladimir Putin's invasion of Ukraine

French presidential election: Voter turnout lower than 2017; Macron may face Le Pen in round 2
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French presidential election: Voter turnout lower than 2017; Macron may face Le Pen in round 2

According to the interior ministry, participation stood at 65 per cent at 1500 GMT with three hours of voting left, down by 4.4 percentage points from the figure at the same point in 2017

Voting starts as incumbent Emmanuel Macron seeks second term in tight French election
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Voting starts as incumbent Emmanuel Macron seeks second term in tight French election

Polls predict that Macron will lead far-right leader Marine Le Pen by a handful of percentage points in round one, with the top two going through to a second-round vote on 24 April, 2022

South Korean president-elect Yoon Suk-yeol backtracks on scrapping gender ministry
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South Korean president-elect Yoon Suk-yeol backtracks on scrapping gender ministry

Yoon won the March election by an extremely narrow margin after appealing to disgruntled young, male voters with a promise to scrap the Ministry of Gender Equality

Goa Polls 2022: Michael Lobo flexes muscles at beach as Congress candidates take oath to not switch sides
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Goa Polls 2022: Michael Lobo flexes muscles at beach as Congress candidates take oath to not switch sides

Goa elections 2022: In 2017, Congress had emerged as the single largest party in Goa and Manipur as the two states yielded a fractured verdict. However, it failed to form the government.

Punjab polls 2022: Manmohan Singh slams BJP's 'fake nationalism', says govt blames Nehru for people's problems
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Punjab polls 2022: Manmohan Singh slams BJP's 'fake nationalism', says govt blames Nehru for people's problems

Singh said Prime Minister Modi should maintain the dignity of his position rather than blaming the history of the country

UP Assembly elections 2022: Theatre group stages plays in support of BJP's Keshav Prasad Maurya in Sirathu
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UP Assembly elections 2022: Theatre group stages plays in support of BJP's Keshav Prasad Maurya in Sirathu

Over a dozen artists of the theatre group from Delhi is staging street plays in the constituency to inform the public about the work done by the BJP government and Maurya

Goa, Uttarakhand Elections 2022 Updates: Goa records 75.29% turnout, 59.37% polled in Uttarakhand till 5 pm
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Goa, Uttarakhand Elections 2022 Updates: Goa records 75.29% turnout, 59.37% polled in Uttarakhand till 5 pm

Goa Uttarakhand Assembly Elections 2022 Voting Live News Updates: Latest news and updates on Goa, Uttarakhand Voting including election latest news, Polls voting percentage, how to vote, key candidates and many more

Assembly Elections 2022: People in UP, Uttarakhand and Goa flash their fingers after casting their votes
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Assembly Elections 2022: People in UP, Uttarakhand and Goa flash their fingers after casting their votes

While Uttarakhand and Goa are seeing a single-phase of polling, this is the second phase for the western state of UP. Results for all will be announced on 10 March

Goa Assembly elections 2022: BJP will win over 22 seats in Goa, PM Modi has conveyed best wishes, says Pramod Sawant
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Goa Assembly elections 2022: BJP will win over 22 seats in Goa, PM Modi has conveyed best wishes, says Pramod Sawant

Goa chief minister said the PM Modi's call boosted the morale of the BJP workers to work for the party's victory