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Modi govt ignored COVID-19 crisis to hide lack of foresight, says Prashant Kishor
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Modi govt ignored COVID-19 crisis to hide lack of foresight, says Prashant Kishor

Kishor's statement came after Modi addressed the nation on Tuesday on the coronavirus situation amid a surge in cases

'PM Modi, Mamata equally popular': Row erupts in Bengal after BJP leaks Prashant Kishor's audio clip
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'PM Modi, Mamata equally popular': Row erupts in Bengal after BJP leaks Prashant Kishor's audio clip

Kishor, however, mocked the BJP saying the saffron party is taking his chat more seriously than the words of its leaders and also dared the party to release the full record of the chat

After Bengal polls, Prashant Kishor to strategise Punjab election campaign for CM Amarinder Singh
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After Bengal polls, Prashant Kishor to strategise Punjab election campaign for CM Amarinder Singh

Kishor had also handled the Congress poll campaign in the 2017 Punjab Assembly elections. In the last polls, Congress had stormed to power, bagging 77 seats in the 117-member assembly

BJP will struggle to cross double-digit mark in Bengal polls, if not, I will quit Twitter says Prashant Kishor
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BJP will struggle to cross double-digit mark in Bengal polls, if not, I will quit Twitter says Prashant Kishor

Kishor, who has been roped in by Mamata Banerjee to strengthen her party's poll prospects, said that he would quit Twitter if the saffron party does better than what he predicted

Coronavirus Outbreak: Mamata Banerjee displays little cooperation even as Opposition unites to stand behind Centre
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Coronavirus Outbreak: Mamata Banerjee displays little cooperation even as Opposition unites to stand behind Centre

Why is there a need for West Bengal to hide actual figures when some of the worst affected states — Maharashtra, Delhi and Kerala — and even others, are transparent about it?

As Amit Shah latches on to 'refugees vs infiltrators' plank to oust TMC in West Bengal, state braces for vicious poll battle
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As Amit Shah latches on to 'refugees vs infiltrators' plank to oust TMC in West Bengal, state braces for vicious poll battle

The West Bengal Assembly election is over a year away, but it promises to be a keenly-fought battle between the TMC and BJP.

TMC launches new mass outreach campaign 'Banglar Gorbo Mamata' with an eye on upcoming Kolkata municipal polls
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TMC launches new mass outreach campaign 'Banglar Gorbo Mamata' with an eye on upcoming Kolkata municipal polls

The mass outreach programme was launched with an eye on the upcoming municipal polls and the 2021 Assembly elections

FIR against Prashant Kishor for plagiarising content of 'Baat Bihar Ki' campaign; complainant alleges he was working on similar project
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FIR against Prashant Kishor for plagiarising content of 'Baat Bihar Ki' campaign; complainant alleges he was working on similar project

Besides Prashant Kishor, Gautam has registered the FIR against a person named Osama. He alleged that Osama was working with him on 'Bihar ki Baat' before he resigned from the job.

BJP slams Prashant Kishor over spat with JD(U), says people in Bihar won’t vote for ‘goons or ruffians’
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BJP slams Prashant Kishor over spat with JD(U), says people in Bihar won’t vote for ‘goons or ruffians’

With many axes to grind against Prashant Kishor, the BJP on Wednesday launched a fresh attack against the poll strategist-turned-politician whom it likened to the ‘musclemen’ in the 1990s, who having previously captured booths for their political masters, had themselves started becoming politicians in large numbers.

Prashant Kishor slams Nitish Kumar on claim of development in comparison to Lalu Yadav govt, says Bihar still at the bottom on key indices
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Prashant Kishor slams Nitish Kumar on claim of development in comparison to Lalu Yadav govt, says Bihar still at the bottom on key indices

Making a scathing attack on Bihar chief minister Nitish Kumar, poll strategist-turned-politician Prashant Kishor mocked his developmental claims vis-a-vis the "Lalu Raj" in the state on Tuesday, saying that even after 15 years of his rule, Bihar still ranked at the bottom on major parameters of growth.

Prashant Kishor questions Nitish Kumar govt's development model, accuses Bihar CM of making ideological compromises to stay in alliance with BJP
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Prashant Kishor questions Nitish Kumar govt's development model, accuses Bihar CM of making ideological compromises to stay in alliance with BJP

Election strategist Prashant Kishor on Tuesday questioned the Nitish Kumar government's development model, even as he sneered at the chief minister for making ideological compromises to stay in an alliance with the BJP.

MK Stalin-led DMK teams up with Prashant Kishor's I-PAC for 2021 Tamil Nadu Assembly election
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MK Stalin-led DMK teams up with Prashant Kishor's I-PAC for 2021 Tamil Nadu Assembly election

In opposition for nearly a decade, the DMK, which is making an all out attempt to wrest power from the ruling AIADMK, said several young professionals of the I-PAC were joining hands with it

JD(U) expels Prashant Kishor, Pavan Varma for 'anti-party' activities; in parting tweet, poll strategist says 'thank you' and 'best wishes' to Nitish Kumar
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JD(U) expels Prashant Kishor, Pavan Varma for 'anti-party' activities; in parting tweet, poll strategist says 'thank you' and 'best wishes' to Nitish Kumar

Prashant Kishor and Pavan Varma were at loggerheads with the party over its position on the Citizenship Amendment Act and the JD(U)-BJP alliance outside of Bihar.

Nitish Kumar says ‘unnecessary’ columns relating to Aadhaar number, parents’ place of birth in NPR forms causing apprehensions, should be dropped
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Nitish Kumar says ‘unnecessary’ columns relating to Aadhaar number, parents’ place of birth in NPR forms causing apprehensions, should be dropped

Bihar Chief Minister Nitish Kumar urged the Centre to drop the new columns in NPR forms as they are not necessary and are leading to apprehensions in the minds of the people and the exercise be conducted as per the previous pattern

Ahead of Delhi elections, tension brews in JD(U) over alliance with BJP; Pavan Varma says never wanted to hurt Nitish Kumar
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Ahead of Delhi elections, tension brews in JD(U) over alliance with BJP; Pavan Varma says never wanted to hurt Nitish Kumar

JD(U) national secretary Pavan Varma said that he never wanted to hurt Nitish Kumar by seeking an 'ideological clarity' from Kumar over extending alliance with the BJP beyond Bihar in Delhi for the upcoming elections.

'Perplexed' by tie up with BJP for Delhi Assembly polls, JD(U)'s Pavan Varma demands 'ideological clarity' from CM Nitish Kumar
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'Perplexed' by tie up with BJP for Delhi Assembly polls, JD(U)'s Pavan Varma demands 'ideological clarity' from CM Nitish Kumar

In a strongly-worded two-page letter, Varma, said he was 'perplexed' by the party' s tie-up with the BJP for the Delhi Assembly polls, accusing the saffron party of having 'embarked on a massive, socially divisive agenda'

AAP likely to go for a sleeker manifesto for Delhi Assembly election 2020; may come up with roadmap to make city world-class
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AAP likely to go for a sleeker manifesto for Delhi Assembly election 2020; may come up with roadmap to make city world-class

While the Dialogue and Development Commission of Delhi is playing an important role in bringing in the key components of development, the feedback received from the public in the town halls conducted by Kejriwal is a major contributor in the making of the manifesto.

Reject 'divisive CAA-NPR-NRC' in Bihar to avoid social turbulence, JD(U)'s Pavan Varma appeals to Nitish Kumar in open letter
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Reject 'divisive CAA-NPR-NRC' in Bihar to avoid social turbulence, JD(U)'s Pavan Varma appeals to Nitish Kumar in open letter

JD(U) general secretary Pavan Varma on Sunday asked party president and Bihar Chief Minister Nitish Kumar to categorically reject the divisive CAA-NPR-NRC scheme, saying this has nefarious agenda to divide India and create a great deal of unnecessary social turbulence

JD(U) seeks to establish upper hand in Bihar NDA alliance after BJP's Assembly poll losses, pushback over CAA and NRC
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JD(U) seeks to establish upper hand in Bihar NDA alliance after BJP's Assembly poll losses, pushback over CAA and NRC

The BJP is being increasingly cornered by Nitish Kumar's JD(U) after the debacle in Maharashtra and Jharkhand, where the BJP saw its seats reduce from 37 to 25.