Lok Sabha 2019
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Opposition members protest in Lok Sabha against introduction of Dam Safety Bill, accuse Centre of appropriating powers of states
Opposition members on Monday protested against the introduction of the Dam safety Bill, 2019, alleging that the Centre was appropriating powers of states.
Mayawati dismisses idea of 'one nation, one poll' as 'ploy', says would have attended Narendra Modi's meeting had it been on EVMs
BSP chief Mayawati said she would have attended the all-party meeting called by the prime minister if it was on EVMs, and described the idea of simultaneous Lok Sabha and assembly polls as a ploy to divert attention from issues like poverty.
Lok Sabha election results 2019: Robert Vadra wishes Rahul Gandhi luck, says 'with you all the way, no matter what'
Congress will give to the people what it has promised. Not make false, hollow promises like the BJP did, and never delivered even one promise. We will fulfill every need, Robert Vadra wrote in a Facebook post.
Farhan Akhtar faces backlash on Twitter after urging Bhopal electorate to cast vote a week later: 'Is this for 2024?'
Farhan Akhtar's tweet urging Bhopal electorate to vote has garnered brickbats from the Twitterati for coming a week after the polls
Deepika Padukone was among 20 personalities from Indian cinema who were last week called upon by Prime Minister Narendra Modi to use their influence to create voter awareness ahead of the 2019 general elections
Daily Bulletin: EC team in Jammu and Kashmir today; Maha Shivaratri 2019 celebrated across India; Pak to act against JeM; day's top stories
Today's top stories: Chief Election Commissioner Sunil Arora will visit Jammu and Kashmir to review poll preparations, Narendra Modi to visit Gujarat after Amethi trip, and more.
India-Pakistan hostility relatively lower, parties may soon amp up campaign volume before Model Code of Conduct sets in
With a lull in the Indo-Pak stalemate, political parties now have very little time to operate within, with the 2019 general elections on schedule, and the model code of conduct (MCC) set to kick in late next week.
Former Congress MLA Jogesh Singh, who was suspended by party's Odisha unit for 'anti-party remarks', joins Biju Janata Dal
Jogesh Singh's entry into the ruling BJD coincided with the visit of Congress President Rahul Gandhi to Odisha to address rallies at Bhawanipatna in Kalahandi district and Rourkela in Sundrgarh district on Wednesday
Actor Prakash Raj says he won't join any political party, to contest as Independent from BJP stronghold Bengaluru Central
Actor-turned politician Prakash Raj said he will not join any political party and will contest the upcoming Lok Sabha polls from the BJP stronghold of Bengaluru Central on his own.
Assembly Election Results: Upendra Kushwaha says 'BJP's countdown has begun' after saffron party loses in three states
When asked why he snapped ties with the NDA, Upendra Kushwaha said, "I joined the NDA on the agenda of development, but over the years I realised that they were working on the development of their own agenda, which is that of the RSS."
Tejashwi Yadav mocks Nitish Kumar after BJP's loss in three states, asks Bihar CM if he will make a 'U-turn again'
Tejashwi Yadav's remark came in the backdrop of Assembly poll results in three states - Madhya Pradesh, Rajasthan and Chhattisgarh - where the BJP lost to the Congress, an ally in the RJD-led grand alliance in Bihar.
BJP, TRS criticise Chandrababu Naidu's meeting with Rahul Gandhi, accuses TDP chief of going against party principles
Congress and TDP are part of the "grand alliance" for the elections. The alliance also comprises CPI and Telangana Jana Samiti (TJS).
JD(U) chief Nitish Kumar blackmailed BJP for favourable seat-sharing deal, denied RLSP 'adequate' representation, claims RJD
Although Upendra Kushwaha described Nitish Kumar as his "elder brother" in the Delhi press conference, he is known to have viewed the JD(U)'s return to the NDA in 2017 with consternation.
Manohar Lal Khattar said that he is in favour of simultaneous polls as it would be beneficial for the country.
Posters describing Priyanka Gandhi as 'emotional blackmailer' appear in Rae Bareli; Congress terms them 'dirty trick'
The posters said Priyanka Gandhi plays with the sentiments of the Rae Bareli people only to garner votes
BSP minister in Karnataka quits his post, says 'need to strengthen party base' ahead of Lok Sabha election
Speaking to reporters after submitting his resignation to Karnataka Chief Minister HD Kumaraswamy, the N Mahesh said he quit to focus more on his assembly constituency Kollegal.
AAP's Saurabh Bharadwaj says resignations of Ashutosh, Ashish Khetan will have little impact on party's future plans
AAP maintained that it was not a bad time for the party and the exit of two senior leaders within a week would have little impact on its future plans
Shiv Sena trashes one-nation-one-poll, says BJP will now hold 'simultaneous elections' with counterparts in US, Russia
Attacking the BJP on the ' one nation, one poll' proposal, Shiv Sena said it "may even propose to hold the elections simultaneously with those in the US and Russia."
Is BJP also planning to dissolve Gujarat Assembly, asks Congress after Amit Shah seeks simultaneous elections
Congress asked if the BJP will agree to early dissolution of the Gujarat Assembly after Amit Shah endorsed the idea of simultaneous elections
Politicking has already started for the Lok Sabha 2019. Mamata Banerjee, the biggest winner of the assembly polls, made that very clear.