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Alapan Bandyopadhyay appointed new WB Home Secretary

Alapan Bandyopadhyay appointed new WB Home Secretary

🕔09:57, 28.May 2019

Kolkata, May 28  In an attempt at administrative revamp in the wake of the ruling Trinamool Congress suffering serious setbacks in the Lok Sabha polls, West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee on Monday appointed Alapan Bandopadhyay as the new home secretary.

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21 Opposition parties to meet in Delhi on Tuesday

21 Opposition parties to meet in Delhi on Tuesday

🕔08:00, 21.May 2019

New Delhi, May 21  Two days ahead of the counting of votes for the 2019 Lok Sabha polls, 21 Opposition parties will meet on Tuesday here to discuss the possibilities of a non-NDA alliance. The meeting of the 21 opposition

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Voting begins in 117 seats in third phase of LS polls

Voting begins in 117 seats in third phase of LS polls

🕔11:09, 23.Apr 2019

New Delhi, April 23  Voting began on Tuesday across 117 Lok Sabha constituencies spread over 15 states and Union Territories as the third – and largest – phase of the mega seven-phase electoral exercise kicked off. A total of 116

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Lok Sabha polls begin with voting in 91 seats

Lok Sabha polls begin with voting in 91 seats

🕔08:11, 11.Apr 2019

New Delhi, April 11 Voting began on Thursday across 91 Lok Sabha constituencies spread over 20 states and Union Territories as the first phase of the mega seven-phase electoral exercise kicked off. Voting for electing Assemblies in Andhra Pradesh, Sikkim, Arunachal

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WhatsApp tipline of no use for 2019 Lok Sabha polls

WhatsApp tipline of no use for 2019 Lok Sabha polls

🕔11:56, 5.Apr 2019

New Delhi, April 5  If you thought WhatsApp has given you a helpline number to report fake news and the Facebook-owned platform will take an immediate action as the world’s largest democracy prepares for elections, you are mistaken. According to

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Aadhar not mandatory for second installment of PM-KISAN

Aadhar not mandatory for second installment of PM-KISAN

🕔07:23, 1.Mar 2019

New Delhi, March 01  In a measure to woo farmers ahead of the Lok Sabha polls, the Union Cabinet, chaired by Prime Minister Narendra Modi, on Thursday approved waiving, in the interim, Aadhaar seeding for farmers to receive the second

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2019: War of Positions: BJP BATTLES FOR ALLIES…

2019: War of Positions: BJP BATTLES FOR ALLIES…

🕔11:20, 5.Jun 2018

2019: War of Positions BJP BATTLES FOR ALLIES By Poonam I Kaushish Italian Marxist, Antonio Gramsci’s ‘War of Positions’ and ‘War of Manoeuvres’ indicate two different phases in a power struggle. While the former is the slow, hidden conflict where

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Now Modi suggests ‘lunch pe charcha’

Now Modi suggests ‘lunch pe charcha’

🕔14:30, 9.Feb 2018

New Delhi, Feb 9  After the “chai pe charcha” campaign during the 2014 Lok Sabha polls, Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Friday asked his party MPs to hold “lunch pe charcha” to spread the good points of the Union Budget

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Manjhi quits, claims threat to life

Manjhi quits, claims threat to life

🕔12:46, 20.Feb 2015

Patna, Feb 20  Embattled Bihar Chief Minister Jitan Ram Manjhi Friday dramatically resigned just ahead of a floor test, the move coming despite the BJP extending support to him. Manjhi said that he did not get respect as chief minister.

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Tamil Nadu Congress splits, Vasan to form new party

Tamil Nadu Congress splits, Vasan to form new party

🕔10:38, 4.Nov 2014

Chennai/ New Delhi, Nov 4  Barely six months after it was routed in the Lok Sabha polls, the Congress in Tamil Nadu split Monday with senior leader G.K. Vasan announcing his decision to float a new party. The Congress, however,

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Naveen wave: BJD wins landslide victory in Odisha

Naveen wave: BJD wins landslide victory in Odisha

🕔08:22, 17.May 2014

Bhubaneswar, May 17  Odisha’s ruling Biju Janata Dal (BJD) won a landslide victory in both the assembly and Lok Sabha polls, riding a wave in favour of its party chief and Chief Minister Naveen Patnaik. The party candidates have already

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