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Mar 20, 2019
1,000 Telangana farmers to file nominations against KCR's daughter in protest against TRS govt apathyAbout 1,000 farmers are allegedly planning to file nominations from the Nizamabad Lok Sabha constituency, represented by state chief minister K Chandrasekhar Rao's daughter Kavitha, to protest the alleged failure of the ruling TRS to ensure minimum support price for turmeric and red jowar (sorghum) produce.
Dec 10, 2018
Rajasthan Assembly Election: From raging agrarian crisis to cow lynchings, here are the key poll issues in focusAs Rajasthan continues to be plagued by a devastating agrarian crisis, drinking water shortage, unemployment, and community divide, it remains to be seen who the state votes into power.
Dec 06, 2018
Rajasthan Assembly polls: Voting set to begin today at 8 am; 4.7 cr voters to decide fate of 2,274 candidatesAfter a high-decibel campaigning, Rajasthan is all set to elect a new state Assembly, voting which will take place on Friday. As many as 2,274 candidates including 187 women are in the fray for 199 out of the 200 assembly constituencies in the state.
Apr 19, 2018
Karnataka polls: Dalit activist Chetan Ahimsa calls Siddaramaiah progressive, says Congress doesn't want visionariesDalit activist Chetan Kumar aka Chetan Ahimsa takes a jab at Congress criticising the party over not giving opportunities to grassroots workers and those who lack money to spend on elections. Excerpts from the interview
Feb 09, 2018
Chaos in Rajasthan Assembly over deteriorating law and order situation, atrocities against DalitsThe Rajasthan Assembly Thursday witnessed an uproar over the issues of farmers and the law and order situation in the state when Congress and an independent MLA boycotted the Question Hour
Jan 30, 2018
Shatrughan Sinha, leaders across party lines join Yashwant Sinha as he launches 'Rashtra Manch' groupDisgruntled BJP MP Shatrughan Sinha on Tuesday led a group of politicians to join former Union minister Yashwant Sinha's new political platform that seeks to take the Centre on
Jan 29, 2018
Maharashtra farmer Dharma Patil, who attempted suicide at Mantralaya, dies; Oppn blames Fadnavis govtThe farmer, who had consumed poison at Maharashtra secretariat in Mumbai seeking adequate compensation for land, died at the JJ Hospital on Sunday night
Jan 22, 2018
BJP, Congress face tough contest in Rajasthan election: Will state break trend of showing incumbents the door?The 2013 elections in Rajasthan saw the BJP romp to a historic win. In 2018, the outcome of the election will be seen as a popularity test for the NDA government.
Dec 12, 2017
Both Houses of Maharashtra Legislature adjourned after Opposition parties raised slogans on farmers' issuesBoth the Houses of the Maharashtra Legislature were on Tuesday adjourned for the day as the Opposition parties raised slogans against the state government over the farmers' issues.
Dec 08, 2017
Arun Jaitley slams Congress, says its manifesto promises are 'constitutionally impossible' and 'financially improbable'BJP leaders Arun Jaitley, Jitu Vaghani and Bhupendra Yadav released the party manifesto for the Gujarat Assembly Elections in Ahmedabad