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21 March, 2018 8:36 PM CM criticises BJP for claiming credit for Anna Bhagya

Chief Minister Siddaramaiah took serious exception to the BJP’s recent campaign to claim credit for Anna Bhagya scheme. “If it was the BJP’s programme, why it is not being implemented in BJP ruled states – Maharashtra, Uttar Pradesh, Gujarat,” he sought to know. Addressing the Janashirvada rally here on Wednesday, he said the Manmohan Singh-led government 37

15 March, 2018 9:06 PM Seven union ministers win Rajya Sabha polls unopposed, contest in six states

Seven Union ministers were declared elected unopposed to the Rajya Sabha on Thursday. New Delhi: Seven Union ministers including Ravi Shankar Prasad and Prakash Javadekar were declared elected unopposed to the Rajya Sabha on Thursday, while the stage is set for the March 23 contest in six states, including Uttar Pradesh from where Finance Minister Arun Jaitley 30

11 March, 2018 7:28 PM Congress releases list of 10 names

The Congress on Sunday released a list of 10 names for the upcoming Rajya Sabha polls, including Abhishek Singhvi, former Union Minister of State for Railways Naranbhai Rathwa and well-known journalist Kumar Ketkar. Congress chief Rahul Gandhi, back from his Singapore and Malaysia trip, cleared the names for seven States including two from Gujarat 29

10 March, 2018 1:13 PM Woman's skeleton found at Manik Sarkar's house, BJP wants septic tanks at ministers' quarters cleaned

A woman's skeleton was found in a septic tank at former Tripura chief minister Manik Sarkar's house in 2005. Agartala: A senior Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) leader has asked Biplab Kumar Deb, the newly sworn-in Chief Minister of Tripura, to get septic tanks of his official residence cleaned before moving in. Sunil Deodhar, the BJP's national executive 127

7 March, 2018 4:12 PM Rajya Sabha elections 2018: Arun Jaitley, Dharmendra Pradhan figure in BJP’s first list

Jaitley to contest from U.P., Pradhan from Bihar; Javadekar’s name not included. The BJP on March 7 released its first list of eight candidates for the biennial elections to the Rajya Sabha to be held on March 23, with Union Finance Minister Arun Jaitley being fielded from Uttar Pradesh, after having represented Gujarat in the Upper House for three terms 26

27 February, 2018 6:44 PM When Time Will Come, I Will Fight Polls: Hardik Patel

Ahmedabad: Patidar quota stir leader Hardik Patel on Tuesday said he will enter electoral politics in the future. The 24-year-old leader also said he has an offer from Congress leaders to fight the 2019 Lok Sabha polls. "When the time will come, I will definitely fight polls. I will not fight elections just for the sake of it, but will fight polls to raise 50

23 February, 2018 6:14 PM 'Rahul Gandhi Is Not My Leader', Says Hardik Patel

Mumbai: Hardik Patel, the 24-year-old face of the Patidar campaign in Gujarat, said he did not consider Congress president Rahul Gandhi "my leader", adding that he favoured the entry of Mr Gandhi's sister Priyanka Vadra in politics. "I like Rahul Gandhi at a personal level, but I do not consider him as a leader because he is not my leader," Mr Patel 64

23 February, 2018 5:45 PM Gujarat local body polls: Congress, BJP win one district panchayat each

Ahmedabad: The Congress and BJP won a district panchayat each, while eight taluka panchayats went to the Congress and seven to the ruling party across three districts of Gujarat in the elections held two days ago. Polling for two district panchayats and 17 taluka panchayats in Banaskantha, Gandhinagar and Kheda districts was held on February 21, 2018. After 50

23 February, 2018 4:12 PM Don't consider Rahul Gandhi my leader: Hardik Patel

Gujarat's Patidar quota agitation spearhead Hardik Patel today said he did not consider Congress president Rahul Gandhi "my leader" and favoured the entry of Priyanka Gandhi into active politics. The Patidar Anamat Andolan Samiti (PAAS) leader also announced that he would not contest next year's Lok Sabha election, despite attaining the eligibility age of 25 years 173 1

23 February, 2018 7:21 AM Gujarat panchayat election results live: Congress leads in Banaskantha, BJP in Kheda

There is a close fight between the BJP and Congress in the two district panchayats and 17 taluka panchayats elections in three districts of Gujarat. 12 pm: Banaskantha district panchayat elections has 68 seats and results of 25 seats have been declared. The Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) has won nine seats and the Congress is ahead with 16. In Kheda district 39