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Mamata Banerjee to kick-start Martyrs' Day rally in Kolkata, accuses BJP of foulplay; FIR against Dilip Ghosh for 'threatening' TMC leaders
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Mamata Banerjee to kick-start Martyrs' Day rally in Kolkata, accuses BJP of foulplay; FIR against Dilip Ghosh for 'threatening' TMC leaders

TMC supremo Mamata Banerjee usually announces the future programmes of her party in this rally and speculations are rife that this time her address would be focused on Assembly elections due in the state in 2021.

Victims of 2013 Muzaffarnagar riots say they will vote for 'peace' after govt turns deaf ear to requests for houses
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Victims of 2013 Muzaffarnagar riots say they will vote for 'peace' after govt turns deaf ear to requests for houses

Kairana Lok Sabha constituency, which comes under western Uttar Pradesh region, made headlines when its MP Hukum Singh alleged that there had been a mass exodus of Hindus from his constituency due to the law and order situation.

Noida village bars BJP workers from entering, labels local MP and Union minister Mahesh Sharma persona non-grata
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Noida village bars BJP workers from entering, labels local MP and Union minister Mahesh Sharma persona non-grata

According to Mahesh Sharma, the protests in Noida village are not against him, but against the state government and the administration.

Akhilesh Yadav mocks BJP, asks saffron party if it will release manifesto of 'achhe din' after Lok Sabha polls
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Akhilesh Yadav mocks BJP, asks saffron party if it will release manifesto of 'achhe din' after Lok Sabha polls

Akhilesh is using hashtag #VikasPoochhRahaHai in his tweets to attack Prime Minister Narendra Modi on his development claims.

In political debut speech, Priyanka Gandhi targets Narendra Modi government over lack of jobs, unfulfilled promises
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In political debut speech, Priyanka Gandhi targets Narendra Modi government over lack of jobs, unfulfilled promises

Priyanka's rally was being perceived by Congress leaders as a major morale booster to the party in the state where it has been out of power for almost three decades.

Lok Sabha polls 2019 dates: Amit Shah lauds Modi's leadership, Kejriwal says time to throw out 'dictatorial' govt
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Lok Sabha polls 2019 dates: Amit Shah lauds Modi's leadership, Kejriwal says time to throw out 'dictatorial' govt

The EC on Sunday announced that the seven-phase Lok Sabha polls will be held between 11 April to 19 May and the votes will be counted on 23, May.

Congress releases first list of candidates for LS polls; Rahul Gandhi to contest from Amethi, Sonia from Rae Bareli
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Congress releases first list of candidates for LS polls; Rahul Gandhi to contest from Amethi, Sonia from Rae Bareli

Eleven of the 15 Congress candidates whose names were announced on Thursday will contest from Uttar Pradesh and the other four from Gujarat.

Rahul Gandhi to begin UPA's campaign for Tamil Nadu in Kanyakumari, will address rally with MK Stalin on 13 March
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Rahul Gandhi to begin UPA's campaign for Tamil Nadu in Kanyakumari, will address rally with MK Stalin on 13 March

The DMK with Congress and other parties in Tamil Nadu had inked polls pacts for the upcoming general elections.

'I want to end terror, Opposition conspiring to finish me': Narendra Modi castigates rival parties during rally at Amethi
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'I want to end terror, Opposition conspiring to finish me': Narendra Modi castigates rival parties during rally at Amethi

Earlier on Sunday, Narendra Modi kickstarted the NDA government's campaign for the 2019 Lok Sabha polls with his rally at Patna's Gandhi Maidan.

Sheila Dikshit accuses Arvind Kejriwal of making 'empty promises' over full statehood for Delhi in view of LS polls
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Sheila Dikshit accuses Arvind Kejriwal of making 'empty promises' over full statehood for Delhi in view of LS polls

Dikshit accused both the Modi and Kejriwal government at Centre and Delhi, respectively, of making big promises. "People are fed up with both and want the Congress back," the former chief minister said.

Sheila Dikshit dismisses Arvind Kejriwal's claim on Congress-AAP tie-up, says Delhi CM's party 'frustrated'
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Sheila Dikshit dismisses Arvind Kejriwal's claim on Congress-AAP tie-up, says Delhi CM's party 'frustrated'

Earlier in February, Kejriwal had told reporters that the Congress has "more or less" ruled out an alliance with the AAP for the Lok Sabha polls.

Congress calls BJP, Shiv Sena tie-up for Lok Sabha polls 'unholy', says it will benefit grand alliance
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Congress calls BJP, Shiv Sena tie-up for Lok Sabha polls 'unholy', says it will benefit grand alliance

The Shiv Sena and BJP Monday announced they would contest the Lok Sabha and Maharashtra Assembly elections together.

BJP will include Citizenship (Amendment) Bill in its manifesto for 2019 Lok Sabha polls, says Amit Shah in Assam
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BJP will include Citizenship (Amendment) Bill in its manifesto for 2019 Lok Sabha polls, says Amit Shah in Assam

Earlier in the day, Amit Shah also addressed a public rally at Lakhimpur in Assam, where he said, "We will not allow Assam to become another Kashmir.

All Lokis and no Thor in Karnataka
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All Lokis and no Thor in Karnataka

The latest episode in Karnataka’s nataka is about an 80-minute audio tape which supposedly exposes BJP’s unabashed attempts to buy up MLAs of the Congress-JD(S) coalition.

NDA partners must get chief ministerial post if BJP wants alliance with them at Centre, says Sanjay Raut
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NDA partners must get chief ministerial post if BJP wants alliance with them at Centre, says Sanjay Raut

Asked if Shiv Sena's condition for forging an alliance with BJP is mandatory, Sanjay Raut said, "This is not a condition, but this is our stand."

Rafale controversy: Reliance Defence dismisses Rahul's claims on proposed MoU, says 'facts being twisted for political gains'
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Rafale controversy: Reliance Defence dismisses Rahul's claims on proposed MoU, says 'facts being twisted for political gains'

Reacting sharply to Rahul's accusation of treason against Modi on Rafale deal, Ravi Shankar Prasad said "He has thrown muck at his own face by abusing our honest prime minister... We will expose his lies before the public."

Prashant Kishor asserts Narendra Modi will return as PM, says 'unfair' to view Nitish Kumar as claimant for top post
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Prashant Kishor asserts Narendra Modi will return as PM, says 'unfair' to view Nitish Kumar as claimant for top post

Prashangt Kishor said that during his meeting with Thackeray, whose party has often been accused of spreading hatred against the people from Bihar, "the issue of the safety of Biharis living in Maharashtra was taken up.

Rafale deal row: Centre to table CAG report in Parliament on Tuesday, day before last session of 16th Lok Sabha
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Rafale deal row: Centre to table CAG report in Parliament on Tuesday, day before last session of 16th Lok Sabha

The Rafale issue was even raised before the Supreme Court, which did not find any substance in the allegations.

AAP to launch 'Your MLA and Councillor at your doorstep' campaign from 15 Feb in Delhi ahead of Lok Sabha polls
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AAP to launch 'Your MLA and Councillor at your doorstep' campaign from 15 Feb in Delhi ahead of Lok Sabha polls

On Sunday, sources said that the Congress is unlikely to participate in AAP's mega Opposition rally, that will be attended by Mamata Banerjee and Chandrababu Naidu, among other Opposition leaders.