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Lalji Tandon passes away: Modi remembers his role in strengthening UP BJP, Mayawati remembers Madhya Pradesh governor
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Lalji Tandon passes away: Modi remembers his role in strengthening UP BJP, Mayawati remembers Madhya Pradesh governor

Madhya Pradesh governor and BJP veteran Lalji Tandon passed away at a Lucknow hospital on Tuesday morning, where he was admitted last month

Madhya Pradesh Cabinet Expansion:  Ex-Congress MLAs who crossed over to BJP likely to get ministerial berths
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Madhya Pradesh Cabinet Expansion: Ex-Congress MLAs who crossed over to BJP likely to get ministerial berths

The initial 'mini' expansion of the Chouhan cabinet took place on 21 April with the induction of five ministers

Kamal Nath forwards Madhya Pradesh governor's letter calling for floor test to Speaker, but terms directive 'unconstitutional'
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Kamal Nath forwards Madhya Pradesh governor's letter calling for floor test to Speaker, but terms directive 'unconstitutional'

Nath reiterated that 16 MLAs of the Congress are currently in "captivity" of BJP leaders in Bengaluru either in a resort or hotel where nobody is allowed to meet them.

'Even coronavirus won't save Kamal Nath govt', says Shivraj Singh Chouhan as Madhya Pradesh governor calls for floor test on Tuesday
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'Even coronavirus won't save Kamal Nath govt', says Shivraj Singh Chouhan as Madhya Pradesh governor calls for floor test on Tuesday

Madhya Pradesh governor Lalji Tandon on Monday gave the Kamal Nath state government an ultimatum demanding that it prove its majority in a floor test on Tuesday.

Madhya Pradesh BJP MLAs meet Lalji Tandon after Assembly adjourned till 26 March; no one will violate your rights, says guv
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Madhya Pradesh BJP MLAs meet Lalji Tandon after Assembly adjourned till 26 March; no one will violate your rights, says guv

Following the adjournment of the Madhya Pradesh Assembly by the Speaker till 26 March, which led to the postponement of the floor test, the BJP MLAs on Monday met Governor Lalji Tandon at the Raj Bhawan. The BJP delegation was led by former chief minister Shivraj Singh Chouhan.

Madhya Pradesh trust vote likely today: Fate of Kamal Nath govt hangs in balance; BJP claims Congress has lost its majority
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Madhya Pradesh trust vote likely today: Fate of Kamal Nath govt hangs in balance; BJP claims Congress has lost its majority

The fate of the Congress-led government in Madhya Pradesh depends on a trust vote to be carried out in the Legislative Assembly on Monday as directed by Governor Lalji Tandon.

Madhya Pradesh crisis: BJP demands floor test on Sunday in memorandum to governor, says Kamal Nath govt is in minority
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Madhya Pradesh crisis: BJP demands floor test on Sunday in memorandum to governor, says Kamal Nath govt is in minority

The BJP in Madhya Pradesh on Saturday submitted a memorandum to Governor Lalji Tandon, demanding a floor test by division of votes on Sunday before the budget session of the state Assembly starts on Monday

New governors appointed in six states; Anandiben Patel transferred to UP, Bihar Governor Lalji Tandon to replace her in MP
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New governors appointed in six states; Anandiben Patel transferred to UP, Bihar Governor Lalji Tandon to replace her in MP

Madhya Pradesh Governor Anandiben Patel has been shifted to Uttar Pradesh and her place will be filled by Bihar Governor Lalji Tandon, according to a Rashtrapati Bhavan communique.

Ram Nath Kovind appoints 7 new governors: From socialist Satya Pal Malik to ex-Vajpayee aide Lalji Tandon; all you need to know
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Ram Nath Kovind appoints 7 new governors: From socialist Satya Pal Malik to ex-Vajpayee aide Lalji Tandon; all you need to know

President Ram Nath Kovind on Tuesday appointed governors for seven states — Bihar, Haryana, Uttarakhand, Jammu and Kashmir, Sikkim, Meghalaya, and Tripura.

War of words between Mayawati and Dayashankar Singh is unfortunate: Akhilesh Yadav
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War of words between Mayawati and Dayashankar Singh is unfortunate: Akhilesh Yadav

Uttar Pradesh Chief Minister Akhilesh Yadav on Saturday broke his silence on the ongoing war of words between the Bahujan Samaj Party (BSP) and the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP), and called it unfortunate.

'Atalji a living Bharat Ratna': Who said what on award given to Vajpayee, Malaviya
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'Atalji a living Bharat Ratna': Who said what on award given to Vajpayee, Malaviya

Here are some of the prominent reactions to the Bharat Ratna being awarded to Atal Bihari Vajpayee and Madan Mohan Malaviya.

Dynasty drama: BJP leaders give up governor posts to push political careers of sons?
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Dynasty drama: BJP leaders give up governor posts to push political careers of sons?

Did senior BJP leaders sacrifice their dreams of becoming governor for pushing the political career of their sons?

Why Rajnath Singh is sweating in Lucknow despite the ‘wave’
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Why Rajnath Singh is sweating in Lucknow despite the ‘wave’

A political party leader said on a condition of anonymity that "many BJP supporters are spreading the word of Modi jitao, Rajnath harao as they think Rajnath could create hurdles in Modi’s way to become the Prime Minister."

Photos: When Rajnath Singh met Muslim leaders in Lucknow
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Photos: When Rajnath Singh met Muslim leaders in Lucknow

Bharatiya Janata Party president Rajnath Singh met Muslim clerics while on his trip to Lucknow.The BJP president was quick to tweet pictures of his meeting as well. Here are photos from the meeting.

Deadlock within BJP stalls Modi's UP run as LS polls get closer
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Deadlock within BJP stalls Modi's UP run as LS polls get closer

While Amit Shah believes that Modi should accept demands and contest from Varanasi, if the existing deadlock continues then so will the suspense over Modi's seat.

Rajnath vs Lalji Tandon: Who'll represent Lucknow in Lok Sabha polls?
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Rajnath vs Lalji Tandon: Who'll represent Lucknow in Lok Sabha polls?

Tandon has been known to be close to Vajpayee and has been instrumental in deciding the way the party goes, at least in Lucknow. A resident of Muslim-dominated Old Lucknow, he is a familiar name among residents of all communities.

LS polls 2014: Rajnath Singh avoids commenting on row over seats
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LS polls 2014: Rajnath Singh avoids commenting on row over seats

As the row within BJP over selection of seats for Narendra Modi and Rajnath Singh escalated, the party president today tried to steer clear of the issue, saying the Central Election Committee will take the final decision.

Hurdles for BJP's Mission 272 : Infighting, factions, anti-Modi groups
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Hurdles for BJP's Mission 272 : Infighting, factions, anti-Modi groups

If the BJP is unable to douse these conflagrations across the country, that would say something about Modi's power as a unifying factor in Elections 2014.

Modi contesting from my seat is a rumour, says BJP's Lucknow MP
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Modi contesting from my seat is a rumour, says BJP's Lucknow MP

BJP MP from Lucknow Lalji Tandon on Tuesday dismissed as rumours reports that some party leaders, including Gujarat CM Narendra Modi and party President Rajanth Singh, are keen to carry on former prime minister AB Vajpayee's legacy by contesting from Lucknow in the Lok Sabha polls.