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9 January, 2019 8:24 AM BJD will not be part of 'mahagathbandhan', announces Odisha CM Naveen Patnaik

CM Patnaik also added that the party will continue to remain distant from both the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) and the Congress party. Biju Janta Dal (BJD) president and Odisha Chief Minister Naveen Patnaik on Wednesday announced that the BJD will not be part of the 'mahagathbandhan' (grand alliance). CM Patnaik also added that the party will continue 179

8 January, 2019 1:35 PM Notices To Bihar Government, Ex-Chief Minister's Over Bungalow Allotment

The Patna High Court today issued notice to the Bihar government over its rules allowing official bungalows to former chief ministers for lifetime. A division bench comprising Chief Justice A P Sahi and Justice Anjana Mishra also sought responses from former chief ministers on the issue of allotment of bungalow for lifetime. The court sought responses 222

7 January, 2019 2:50 PM Sukhpal Khaira To Float New Party, Says Won't Quit Assembly Seat

Sukhpal Singh Khaira, who was suspended from the AAP in November last year for anti-party activities, said the new party will work out an alliance with other like-minded parties. Rebel Aam Aadmi Party (AAP) leader Sukhpal Singh Khaira, who resigned from the party on Sunday, said today he will announce a new political party on Tuesday. Mr Khaira, who was suspended 148

7 January, 2019 8:39 AM In new avatar, TDP MP Naramalli Sivaprasad dresses up like MGR during protests in Parliament

TDP MP Naramalli Sivaprasad dressed up like MGR during protests in Parliament. NEW DELHI: Telugu Desam Party (TDP) MP Naramalli Sivaprasad on Monday dressed up like former Tamil Nadu Chief Minister MG Ramachandran (MGR) during the protests in Parliament demanding 'Special Category Status' to Andhra Pradesh. Soon after the Parliament convened for normal 131

7 January, 2019 8:04 AM Bihar’s Mahagathbandhan meets today: Seat sharing, strategy for Lok Sabha polls on agenda

BJP-led NDA finalising its seat-sharing formula has put pressure on the Mahagathbandhan to reach an agreement soon Opposition parties in Bihar are set to meet on January 7 to begin formal seat-sharing negotiations for the upcoming Lok Sabha polls. The lunch meeting is expected to be attended by all constituents of the alliance, including Rashtriya Janata 265

6 January, 2019 11:11 PM "Would Like To Work With AIADMK": Jayalalithaa's Niece Deepa Jayakumar

Deepa Jayakumar had launched her political party MGR Amma Deepa Peravai in February last year. MGR Amma Deepa Peravai leader Deepa Jayakumar on Sunday expressed willingness to tie-up with the AIADMK, saying her outfit belonged to the ruling party and even her followers were in favour of the alliance. Speaking to reporters on the sidelines of her party's 203

6 January, 2019 6:27 PM Arvind Kejriwal Warns People Against Voting Congress In Lok Sabha Polls

Arvind Kejriwal's remarks assume significance as speculations are making rounds that a pre-poll alliance is possible in Delhi between the AAP and the Congress to stop the BJP in 2019 parliamentary elections. Delhi Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal Sunday warned people against voting for the Congress even as speculations are rife that AAP is in touch with the grand 218

4 January, 2019 11:49 AM "It Can Erase Pak": Why BJP's Himanta Sarma Says Congress Against Rafale

Another BJP leader alleged that Rahul Gandhi was seeking information in the Rafale issue that the neighbouring country wants As a debate on the controversial Rafale fight jet deal raged in the Lok Sabha where Defence Minister Nirmala Sitharaman spoke on various aspects of the agreement for over two hours and accused the Congress-led government of scrapping 196

4 January, 2019 4:20 AM Ajay Maken resigns as Congress's Delhi unit chief

Congress president Rahul Gandhi, Delhi Congress party affairs in-charge P C Chacko and Maken held a meeting on Thursday evening. Gandhi has accepted his resignation, they said. Senior Congress leader Ajay Maken Friday resigned as the party's Delhi unit chief citing health reasons, a few months before the Lok Sabha elections, sources said. Congress president 146

3 January, 2019 3:04 PM Senior AAP leader HS Phoolka resigns

Senior Aam Aadmi Party leader HS Phoolka, who has fought the legal battle for the 1984 anti-Sikh riots victims, resigned from the party on January 3. The move comes amid speculation over possibility of an alliance between the Congress and the AAP for the 2019 Lok Sabha polls. In a tweet, Phoolka said he will explain reason behind the move in a press 152