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JP Nadda claims Karnataka govt fell due to internal reasons, says BJP will provide stable govt in state
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JP Nadda claims Karnataka govt fell due to internal reasons, says BJP will provide stable govt in state

JP Nadda said that the Karnataka government fell due to internal reasons and asserted that his party would provide a stable government in the state.

Lok Sabha updates: You are more answerable than ever, Speaker Om Birla tells Centre, assures Opposition he'll be unbiased
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Lok Sabha updates: You are more answerable than ever, Speaker Om Birla tells Centre, assures Opposition he'll be unbiased

Lok Sabha LIVE updates: Speaker Om Birla, in his thank you note to the House, said that the Narendra Modi government, which will be serving its second term is more answerable to the people of India than ever. He thanked the prime minister, his party and all the other members of the House for putting their faith in him.

Two-time BJP MP Om Birla NDA's choice for Lok Sabha Speaker; Opposition yet to decide candidate ahead of voting on Wednesday
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Two-time BJP MP Om Birla NDA's choice for Lok Sabha Speaker; Opposition yet to decide candidate ahead of voting on Wednesday

Birla will succeed former BJP MP from Indore Sumitra Mahajan who had earlier announced her decision to not contest the Lok Sabha election this year.

Lok Sabha election 2019 Phase 7: Indore, Mandsaur, Ratlam seats likely to pose crucial challenge for BJP and Congress in Madhya Pradesh
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Lok Sabha election 2019 Phase 7: Indore, Mandsaur, Ratlam seats likely to pose crucial challenge for BJP and Congress in Madhya Pradesh

BJP has fielded its sitting MP Sudhir Gupta and Congress has given a ticket to former MP Meenakshi Natrajan, who had won in 2009 but lost in 2014 in Mandsaur.

MP's youth votes: Why Narendra Modi fever still runs high among Indore’s millennial population
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MP's youth votes: Why Narendra Modi fever still runs high among Indore’s millennial population

Indore's middle-class millennials are all-in for Modi, despite the prevalence of unemployment and economic distress.

'Honoured to be associated with martyr': Digvijaya Singh responds to Sumitra Mahajan's charge that Hemant Karkare made arrests on his behalf
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'Honoured to be associated with martyr': Digvijaya Singh responds to Sumitra Mahajan's charge that Hemant Karkare made arrests on his behalf

Days after BJP's Bhopal candidate Pragya Singh Thakur courted controversy for saying she had cursed Hemant Karkare, Sumitra Mahajan shed doubt on the IPS officer's steadfastness as a cop.

Daily Bulletin: ED to reply after Christian Michel denies naming Ahmed Patel, Modi to campaign in three states; day's top stories
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Daily Bulletin: ED to reply after Christian Michel denies naming Ahmed Patel, Modi to campaign in three states; day's top stories

Today's top stories: ED to file reply in Delhi court after alleged middleman Christian Michel denies naming Ahmed Patel, Narendra Modi to campaign in Odisha, Chhattisgarh and Maharashtra, and more

Sumitra Mahajan not to contest Lok Sabha polls from Indore, says she has made 'BJP worry-free'
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Sumitra Mahajan not to contest Lok Sabha polls from Indore, says she has made 'BJP worry-free'

When the BJP swept to power again in 2014, Mahajan was named the Speaker of the Lok Sabha, becoming only the second woman to hold the post.

Lok Sabha Election 2019, Madhya Pradesh profile: Gwalior, Mandsaur, Bhopal key seats with BJP hoping to repeat 2014 feat
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Lok Sabha Election 2019, Madhya Pradesh profile: Gwalior, Mandsaur, Bhopal key seats with BJP hoping to repeat 2014 feat

Madhya Pradesh, the second largest state in India, has 29 Lok Sabha seats spread across six different regions.

Rumours of Kamal Nath-Digvijay Singh feud likely a ploy to catch BJP off-guard in Lok Sabha polls
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Rumours of Kamal Nath-Digvijay Singh feud likely a ploy to catch BJP off-guard in Lok Sabha polls

While Kamal Nath might have been discomfited by Digvijaya Singh's increasing interference in the day-to-day functioning of his government, it is not too big a provocation to spoil a long association.

Centre was 'forced' to appoint Lokpal under pressure of Supreme Court, people's movement, says Anna Hazare
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Centre was 'forced' to appoint Lokpal under pressure of Supreme Court, people's movement, says Anna Hazare

Hazare said that the Lokpal was being appointed nine years since the people's movement for the ombudsman's post. "The world is now seeing how powerful the public is. The Supreme Court is also very powerful," the activist said.

On last day of Parliament session, Modi gets blessings from Mulayam Singh Yadav; RS members slammed over adjournments
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On last day of Parliament session, Modi gets blessings from Mulayam Singh Yadav; RS members slammed over adjournments

The Parliament passed the sixth and final budget, as Modi received blessings from Mulayam Singh Yadav.

'Neither did plane fly, nor did earthquake occur': Modi peppers last Lok Sabha speech with digs at Rahul Gandhi
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'Neither did plane fly, nor did earthquake occur': Modi peppers last Lok Sabha speech with digs at Rahul Gandhi

In his last speech in the 16th Lok Sabha, Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Wednesday took potshots at Congress President Rahul Gandhi for his various gestures and comments made in the House during the last five years, including raking up of the Rafale fighter deal.

Rafale deal updates: How many lies to sustain 'sinking dynasty' asks Jaitley; Reliance Defence says Congress outraging over wrong letter
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Rafale deal updates: How many lies to sustain 'sinking dynasty' asks Jaitley; Reliance Defence says Congress outraging over wrong letter

Rafale deal LIVE updates: Union minister Arun Jaitley lashed out at Congress president Rahul Gandhi in a Facebook post. "How many lies are necessary to be peddled to save a sinking dynasty," he wrote.

Ahead of Lok Sabha polls, CAG report slams Centre for excess expenditure without Parliament approval
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Ahead of Lok Sabha polls, CAG report slams Centre for excess expenditure without Parliament approval

The CAG report revealed a failure of the accounting authorities from the highest to lowest levels to enforce accountability

Life-size portrait of ex-prime minister Atal Bihari Vajpayee's to be installed in Central Hall of Parliament on 12 Feb
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Life-size portrait of ex-prime minister Atal Bihari Vajpayee's to be installed in Central Hall of Parliament on 12 Feb

Vajpayee, a towering BJP leader, was the Prime Minister thrice – first for 13 days in 1996, then for 13 months from 1998 to 1999, and then from 1999 to 2004.

Mamata vs CBI battle reaches Parliament: Lok Sabha adjourned as Trinamool MPs raise slogan over BJP 'misusing' CBI
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Mamata vs CBI battle reaches Parliament: Lok Sabha adjourned as Trinamool MPs raise slogan over BJP 'misusing' CBI

When Speaker Sumitra Mahajan said they can raise the issue after Question Hour, TMC members rushed to the Well of the House and started raising slogans against the BJP. Members of the Telangana Rashtra Samiti TRS were also in the Well supporting the TMC

JNU writes to Sumitra Mahajan, Venkaiah Naidu after some MPs participate in campus protest against dilution of reservation
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JNU writes to Sumitra Mahajan, Venkaiah Naidu after some MPs participate in campus protest against dilution of reservation

The protest meeting was called by the JNU Teachers' Association to resist dilution of reservations in public education which was attended by MPs Manoj Jha, Jitendra Choudhury and L Hanumanthaiah, among others.

Sumitra Mahajan says Priyanka's appointment in Congress shows 'Rahul Gandhi cannot handle politics alone'
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Sumitra Mahajan says Priyanka's appointment in Congress shows 'Rahul Gandhi cannot handle politics alone'

Lok Sabha Speaker Sumitra Mahajan said: "Priyanka is a good woman. But her appointment also shows Rahul has understood that he cannot do politics alone, so he asked his sister Priyanka to help him."