SP chief Akhilesh Yadav to contest from Azamgarh LS seat

Lucknow, Mar 24 ( PTI) Samajwadi Party president Akhilesh Yadav will contest from Azamgarh Lok Sabha seat in Uttar Pradesh, the party announced Sunday.

An SP release also said the party will field senior leader Mohd Azam Khan from Rampur…

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Rahul mocks PM Modi's 'chowkidar' campaign

Purnea (Bihar), Mar 23 (PTI) Congress president Rahul Gandhi on Saturday took potshots at Prime Minister Narendra Modi’s “Main Bhi Chowkidar” campaign, calling him a gatekeeper who stood guard for the wealth of the rich.

Modi and his partymen have launched the ‘Main Bhi Chowkidar’ (I too am a…

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Efforts of regional parties to form grand alliance with Cong reprehensible:PM

New Delhi, Mar 23 (PTI) Prime Minister Narendra Modi Saturday dubbed as “reprehensible” efforts of regional parties to form a grand alliance with the Congress, saying socialist ideologue Ram Manohar Lohia would be “horrified” as most of these parties claim to be his followers. 

In a blog to mark the…

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Congress declares 34 more Lok Sabha candidates

New Delhi Mar 23: The Congress on Friday night declared 34 more candidates for the Lok Sabha fielding Renuka Choudhary from Khammam, Manickam Tagore from Virudhunagar in Tamil Nadu, Vikramadiya Singh from Udhampur and Raman Bhalla from Jammu.

The candidates include four from Chhattisgarh, two each from Jammu and Kashmir…

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Former cricketer Gautam Gambhir joins BJP, likely to contest LS polls

New Delhi Mar 22 PTI:  Former international cricketer Gautam Gambhir Friday joined the BJP and is expected to be fielded by the party in the Lok Sabha polls from one of the seats in the national capital.

The former opening batsman joined the party here in the presence of Union…

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