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Sheila Dikshit, Ajay Maken go for role reversal as differences emerge within Congress over alliance with AAP
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Sheila Dikshit, Ajay Maken go for role reversal as differences emerge within Congress over alliance with AAP

Sheila Dikshit's opposition to Congress forming an alliance with AAP for Lok Sabha election is likely to be a pre-emptive action to prevent a repeat of the grand old party's disastrous performance in the 2015 Assembly polls

Priyanka Gandhi made Congress gen secy: With Varanasi, Gorakhpur seats, UP East key to state, national politics
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Priyanka Gandhi made Congress gen secy: With Varanasi, Gorakhpur seats, UP East key to state, national politics

Every possible bigwig associated with Uttar Pradesh politics has direct links to Uttar Pradesh East, underlining the importance of the role Priyanka Gandhi will play in shaping the Congress strategy for the 2019 Lok Sabha elections.

Maratha quota stir: Ignoring procedure to resign highlights political posturing; expect more leaders to follow
Politics

Maratha quota stir: Ignoring procedure to resign highlights political posturing; expect more leaders to follow

Of the seven Maratha leaders who announced their resignation in order to show their solidarity with the Maratha quota stir, only Shiv Sena leader Harshvardhan Jadhav seems to have followed the procedures, but even that will come into effect only after being notified by the presiding officer in the House Bulletin and the Election Commission is informed

What got Arvind Kejriwal's goat and why is Rajendra Kumar a thorn in his side?
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What got Arvind Kejriwal's goat and why is Rajendra Kumar a thorn in his side?

What appears to have got Kejriwal’s goat is the suspicion that the interrogation of Rajendra Kumar would lead the probe agency to the Delhi government’s huge expenditure on a self-serving media campaign.

Confident Congress, reluctant Samajwadi Party: Here's why UP is unlikely to be a repeat of Bihar
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Confident Congress, reluctant Samajwadi Party: Here's why UP is unlikely to be a repeat of Bihar

Even though the success of the anti-BJP alliance in Bihar paid rich dividends to all concerned, most of all to the Congress, the possibility of the experiment being repeated in Uttar Pradesh is unlikely, at least for the moment.

Nitish Kumar's M,Y vote banks under threat: SP threatens mutiny, MIM could eat into Muslim votes
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Nitish Kumar's M,Y vote banks under threat: SP threatens mutiny, MIM could eat into Muslim votes

For the Grand Alliance, led by Nitish's Janata Dal(United), there's are mounting threats to the Muslim and Yadav vote banks that the alliance is banking on.

The new 9 crore BJP: Here's how Modi can use his 'missed call' tech to push the land bill
Politics

The new 9 crore BJP: Here's how Modi can use his 'missed call' tech to push the land bill

Congress may be taunting the BJP by calling it a missed call party but it is missing the actual political point involved in this gigantic exercise.

 Mizoram polls: 80 percent turnout in peaceful polling
Politics

Mizoram polls: 80 percent turnout in peaceful polling

The Congress, which had won 32 seats in 2008, fielded 31 of the sitting MLAs.

How Congress is gleefully jumping into BJP's Advani vs Modi fight
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How Congress is gleefully jumping into BJP's Advani vs Modi fight

Tewari's comments come amid speculation that the BJP, together with the RSS, is all set to bulldoze a stubborn Advani and go ahead and name Narendra Modi as its official Prime Ministerial candidate today.

Shiv Sena firm on theme park replacing Mumbai's Mahalaxmi racecourse
Mumbai

Shiv Sena firm on theme park replacing Mumbai's Mahalaxmi racecourse

Party chief Uddhav Thackeray made it clear that he had never demanded that the garden be named after his late father Bal Thackeray.

BJP leader claims some National Advisory Council members are Naxal sympathisers
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BJP leader claims some National Advisory Council members are Naxal sympathisers

BJP general secretary and in-charge of Madhya Pradesh Anant Kumar claimed that Naxalism had spread during the UPA administration.

WB governor apologises for Presidency attack, refuses to comment on TMC role
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WB governor apologises for Presidency attack, refuses to comment on TMC role

West Bengal governor MK Narayanan apologised to students and promised their safety, but refused to get drawn into discussions about the TMC role in the attack.

Bihar could get special status, Nitish in UPA fold soon?
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Bihar could get special status, Nitish in UPA fold soon?

The government is set to change the criteria for classifying states as backward and it would benefit Bihar, where the Chief Minister has been battling to get special status for the state.

National stage: Will Modi be BJP's campaign committee chief?
Politics

National stage: Will Modi be BJP's campaign committee chief?

The Chief Minister is reportedly set to be elevated to the chairman of a campaign committee, much like Congress general secretary Rahul Gandhi.

BJP asks again to summon Chidambaram to 2G JPC
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BJP asks again to summon Chidambaram to 2G JPC

BJP's Yashwant Sinha has written to the chairman of the Joint Parliamentary Committee probing the 2G scam asking again to summon the Finance Minister P Chidambaram.