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Congress president Rahul Gandhi set to announce new Rajasthan chief minister at 4.30 pm today
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Congress president Rahul Gandhi set to announce new Rajasthan chief minister at 4.30 pm today

Congress president Rahul Gandhi is set to announce the next chief minister of Rajasthan at 4.30 pm on Friday, hours after Rahul met the two prominent contenders for the post, Ashok Gehlot and Sachin Pilot.

Ashok Gehlot Vs Sachin Pilot: Indira changed CMs like upholstery, Rajiv like cutlery and Rahul Gandhi holds Panchayat; rank bad optics
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Ashok Gehlot Vs Sachin Pilot: Indira changed CMs like upholstery, Rajiv like cutlery and Rahul Gandhi holds Panchayat; rank bad optics

Rahul Gandhi’s inability to decide the name of the chief ministers of the states his party has won (Rajasthan and Chhattisgarh CMs haven't been decided yet) would have amused William Shakespeare. His procrastinations, doubts and dilemmas may have inspired another tragedy about a protagonist with flaws that could be fatal in politics.

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.

Chhattisgarh Election results 2018: After 15 years of BJP rule, Congress romps to victory; focus on farmers, youth, women lead to win
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Chhattisgarh Election results 2018: After 15 years of BJP rule, Congress romps to victory; focus on farmers, youth, women lead to win

Chhattisgarh voters' wish for change was evident in the vote share garnered by the Congress, which remained more than 10% higher than that of the BJP throughout the counting day

Bikaner Election Results 2018: BJP leads in Rajasthan's Bikaner East, Kolayat, Lunkaransar, Dungarpur, Nokha seats
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Bikaner Election Results 2018: BJP leads in Rajasthan's Bikaner East, Kolayat, Lunkaransar, Dungarpur, Nokha seats

Among the six Assembly constituencies in Bikaner district — Bikaner West, Bikaner East, Kolayat, Lunkaransar, Dungargarh and Nokha — the BJP is leading in six and the Congress only in one.

Congress threatens ED over Robert Vadra raids: Beyond naked warnings and poll bluster, lies cold calculation
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Congress threatens ED over Robert Vadra raids: Beyond naked warnings and poll bluster, lies cold calculation

The first interesting thing to note is that Congress leaders have come out in numbers to defend a self-proclaimed “private individual” who has no apparent links with the party. Is Vadra even a member of Congress?

Assembly elections counting of votes 2018: Watch trends, results, repercussions, analysed live by our panel of experts
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Assembly elections counting of votes 2018: Watch trends, results, repercussions, analysed live by our panel of experts

To be anchored Naghma Sahar and Rupali Tewari, the live broadcast will start at 7 am on Tuesday (11 December) and continue till 3 pm.

Karnataka polls: SC's refusal to defer BS Yeddyurappa's swearing-in defies logic, adds to suspense
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Karnataka polls: SC's refusal to defer BS Yeddyurappa's swearing-in defies logic, adds to suspense

Meanwhile, Yeddyurappa waived farmers' loans but the question arises that how did he do that? He called a cabinet meeting to arrive upon the decision but who attended it? Only him.

Governor Vajubhai Vala administers oath to BS Yeddyurappa; Congress, JD(S) claim democracy murdered in Karnataka
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Governor Vajubhai Vala administers oath to BS Yeddyurappa; Congress, JD(S) claim democracy murdered in Karnataka

Vala on Wednesday night invited Yeddyurappa to form the government and prove within 15 days that he had majority in the legislative Assembly.

Karnataka Election Result 2018 updates: On first day as CM, BSY shakes up top bureaucracy, rejigs police force
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Karnataka Election Result 2018 updates: On first day as CM, BSY shakes up top bureaucracy, rejigs police force

Newly-sworn-in Chief Minister of Karnataka BS Yeddyurappa addressed the media today. One of the first decisions that Yeddyurappa took as part of the one-man Cabinet was to waive off farm loans for 1 lakh farmers.

BJP accusing Congress of defying people's mandate in Karnataka rings hollow; Arun Jaitley's words after Goa polls show why
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BJP accusing Congress of defying people's mandate in Karnataka rings hollow; Arun Jaitley's words after Goa polls show why

The BJP, which has accused the Congress of trying to defy the mandate of the people of Karnataka, however, seem to have forgotten they set the precedent for this in Goa and Manipur.

After marathon midnight hearing, Supreme Court says no stay on Yeddyurappa swearing in
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After marathon midnight hearing, Supreme Court says no stay on Yeddyurappa swearing in

The results of Karnataka Assembly polls must have come as a disappointment for Congress and its ambitions for the 2019 Lok Sabha polls, but it can take some solace from the fact that it was able to deny BJP an outright victory in the crucial southern state

Karnataka takeaways: BJP no longer party of north, Rahul Gandhi's faux humility and shaping up of third front
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Karnataka takeaways: BJP no longer party of north, Rahul Gandhi's faux humility and shaping up of third front

Congress's biggest takeaway is the nimbleness and hunger that it has shown post results in forming a government which is a welcome change from the laissez faire politics