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India ka DNA Conclave 2019: 2014 vote share was 17 cr people, target for 2019 is 22 crore, says Amit Shah 21.6.2018 DNA: Top News
Amid developments across a bouquet of Opposition parties to form a coalition for the 2019 Lok Sabha polls, BJP is only wary of an alliance between Samajwadi Party and Bahujan Samaj Party in Uttar Pradesh, said BJP president Amit Shah on Wednesday.  He also added that while the party’s vote share in 2014 Lok Sabha elections was 17 crore people, BJP aims to reach out to over 22 crore in 2019. “Our key schemes such as Mudhra, Ujjwala, etc. have helped people greatly and we hope these families will remember us when they vote,” he said, while speaking at Zee Media’s India ka DNA Conclave 2019 “Be it Sharad Pawar or Mamata Banerjee or Rahul Gandhi, all these parties were against us in 2014 too. So we are not worried about that, and are preparing accordingly. It is only the coming together of SP and BSP that could cause some trouble for us,”  said Shah. Reacting to the growing interest that the Grand Alliance of Opposition parties has generated, Shah said that the dependence on Modi could be their undoing. ...
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India ka DNA Conclave 2019: Rahul Gandhi as PM? Akhilesh Yadav won’t show cards 21.6.2018 DNA: Top News
As the first guest at Zee’s ‘India Ka DNA 2019’ Conclave, former chief minister of Uttar Pradesh and Samajwadi Party’s president Akhilesh Yadav on Wednesday said while Rahul Gandhi can dream big to become next PM, he does not have any such ambition for now.  “You have got my DNA right. I would be happy to become CM of UP, not the PM... Rahul can dream big to become next PM, I can’t,” he told Sudhir Chaudhary, Editor-in-Chief, Zee News, Zee Business & WION in a tête-à-tête.   Cautious not to throw any name in the hat as country’s next PM, Akhilesh, despite being grilled by Chaudhary, did not reveal any names.   “I just want to tell that there will be a new PM in 2019, nothing more. The election results will throw up a new PM. The person is not important in these elections, the issues of debt ridden farmers, unemployed youth are, and we will not let the BJP hijack these issues,” said Akhilesh. Defending the tie-up with arch rival Mayawati’s BSP, the former UP chief minister said the two parties were on the ...
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India Ka DNA 2019 Conclave: Rahul Gandhi can dream to be PM, I can`t, says Akhilesh 20.6.2018 Zee News : India National
At Zee News India Ka DNA 2019 Conclave, Akhilesh Yadav says the country now needs a new leader as its Prime Minister.
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'Modi will be PM again if...' 19.6.2018 Rediff: Interviews
'I hope the honourable PM and Mr Shah take steps to ensure that the NDA doesn't split.'
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To stop `Modi juggernaut`, Congress may contest on 250 seats in 2019 elections: Sources 16.6.2018 Zee News : India National
The Congress party is expected to contest on 250 seats in the 2019 Lok Sabha polls in order to give more representation to the mahagathbandhan partners.  
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‘L-G cannot change Constitution, go to Parliament’ 16.6.2018 Hindu: Rx
Sheila tells Kejriwal to approach Prime Minister on statehood demand
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Akhilesh Yadav To Contest From Kannauj In 2019 14.6.2018 NDTV News - Latest
Former Uttar Pradesh Chief Minister Akhilesh Yadav on Thursday announced that he would be contesting the 2019 general elections from Kannauj, while his father Mulyam Singh Yadav would be contesting...
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Akhilesh Yadav readies 2019 battle plan, announces to contest from UP's Kannauj 14.6.2018 DNA: Top News
Ahead of seat-sharing between the alliance partners, Samajwadi Party Chief Akhilesh Yadav announced his 2019 General Elections plans. Yadav said he will contest from Kannauj Lok Sabha seat and his father Mulayam Singh Yadav will fight from Mainpuri.  After failing to get any support on the bungalow damage row from his by-poll alliance partners, Yadav has now turned all his attention on the 2019 Lok Sabha polls by holding review meetings to chalk out separate strategy for each Parliamentary constituency in Uttar Pradesh. Significantly, Yadav parried questions related to his absence from his friend and AICC President Rahul Gandhi’s Iftar party in Delhi on Wednesday. “My party leaders might have gone,” he replied casually, hinting that he was not happy with Congress secretly hobnobbing with BSP for assembly polls in three states by year-end keeping him under the dark. Holding the first review of Kannauj Parliamentary constituency in Lucknow, Yadav declared that he will contest from Kannauj. Significantly, ...
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SP, BSP and Congress lock seat sharing deal to take on BJP in 2019 Lok Sabha elections 13.6.2018 Zee News : India National
While the Bahujan Samaj Party and the Samajwadi Party will contest on 30 seats each, the Congress is likely to field its candidates on 10 Lok Sabha seats.
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Jealous and hateful: Akhilesh turns the table on BJP, terms bungalow damage a conspiracy 13.6.2018 Zee News : India National
Crying conspiracy, Akhilesh said that the BJP is rattled after repeated defeats in by-elections.
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Bungalow damage row: Akhilesh terms it as BJP conspiracy 13.6.2018 Rediff: News
His outburst came a day after UP Governor Ram Naik asked the state government to take action over the reported damage to the bungalow vacated by the former chief minister, calling it a serious matter involving the taxpayer's money.
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Alliance with BSP will help Congress in MP: Digvijaya 11.6.2018 Sify Finance
A pre-poll alliance with the Bahujan Samaj Party (BSP) will help the Congress in the upcoming Madhya Pradesh assembly election, senior Congress leader Digvijaya Singh has said.
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Are Congress and NCP coming together for 2019 Lok Sabha polls? This is what Praful Patel has to say 11.6.2018 DNA: Top News
With just a year left for the General Elections, major political parties are busy in devising strategies. Fresh from its bypoll success in Gondia, NCP feels there might be a shot at state-level alliance with the Congress in Maharashtra. Senior party leader and former Union Minister Praful Patel spoke exclusively to Kartikeya Sharma on range of issues and the people’s disenchantment with the ruling BJP Here are edited excerpt of the interview:  Q: Can a combined Opposition take on BJP in Lok Sabha elections? A: It has become very visible from the bypoll results that wherever regional parties have sunk differences, BJP has been defeated. There is a visible disenchantment with BJP. It made huge promises during the Lok Sabha elections but none of them have been kept. On top of it, political adjustments are taking place to ensure that 2014 is not repeated again at the national level. Q: Has Congress become a big regional party and what role do you expect it to play? A: Congress understands the new political ...
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Akhilesh ready to sacrifice Lok Sabha seats to continue alliance with BSP 11.6.2018 Rediff: News
However, the BJP is sceptical about the SP-BSP alliance as they believe Mayawati and Akhilesh will "finish off after fighting among themselves."
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Target 2019: Akhilesh Yadav willing to compromise on seat sharing with BSP to ensure BJP`s defeat 11.6.2018 Zee News : India National
The SP-BSP coalition is said to pose a big challenge for the ruling government at the Centre in the crucial 2019 Lok Sabha elections.
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Bua-Babua will finish off fighting among themselves before 2019 elections: Uttar Pradesh Minister Swami Prasad Maurya 11.6.2018 Zee News : States
The coalition is, however, said to pose a big challenge for the ruling government at the Centre in the crucial 2019 Lok Sabha elections.
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'Dalits have realised BJP is not for them' 11.6.2018 Rediff: News
'If you look at the entire protest on April 2, you will find it was not only about the Atrocities Act dilution, but the accumulated anger of the Dalit community against the BJP over the last four years.'
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Delhi BJP Plans Four Mega Rallies, One To Woo Purvanchali Voters 10.6.2018 NDTV News - India-news
The Delhi unit of the BJP plans to hold four mega rallies, including one of settlers from Purvanchal, for a show of strength in the city to counter a possible alliance between the Congress and AAP...
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As Part Of Sampark For Samarthan Campaign, Vijay Goel Meets Shahi Imam 9.6.2018 NDTV News - Latest
As a part of the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) campaign 'Sampark for Samarthan', Union Minister Vijay Goel on Saturday met Jama Masjid's Shahi Imam Maulana Syed Ahmed Bukhari in New Delhi.
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Voting Machine Snag Due To Excessive Light: Election Commission 8.6.2018 NDTV News - Latest
A number of electronic voting machines (EVMs) malfunctioned in two places in the recent bypolls due to "excessive exposure to illumination", the Election Commission (EC) said on Friday.
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