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Bihar: Shah seeks support for CAA; skips NRC mention 16.1.2020 Rediff: News
He urged the crowd attending a pro-CAA rally to give a missed call to the 8866288662, pledging their support to the legislation. Shah also sought to dispel 'rumours' of discord within the NDA in Bihar and said CM Nitish Kumar will be the alliance leader in the state.
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Book Compares Shivaji To PM; Sena Says "His Descendants Should Quit BJP" 13.1.2020 NDTV News - Latest
A book by a BJP leader comparing Chhatrapati Shivaji to Prime Minister Narendra Modi has led to massive political outrage in Maharashtra with the Congress, the Shiv Sena and Sharad Pawar's Nationalist...
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Political Alignments 11.1.2020 Central Chronicle
This year in 2018 four big states Madhya Pradesh, Rajasthan, Chhattisgarh and Odisha general elections to the Vidhan Sabha are going to held and in early next year in 2019 the general election to the Lok Sabha will take place. In such period as usual new political alignment are worked out to set the political requirements of each party. The country has two national parties the Bhartiya Janata Party and the Congress and test are regional parties. There are various small and namesake parties of no consequences. The objective of the national parties is to emerge with such a strength so that it may not under pressure and political threat from coalition parties. In 2014 Lok Sabha election the Bhartiya Janata Party was fortunate that it secured majority of its own but gracefully maintained the NDA and accommodated aligned parties in the Council of Ministers. The Telegu Desam Party of Mr.Chandra Babu Naidu was one such NDA party having 2 ministers in the Modi Ministry and vice versa the BJP has 2 ministers ...
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Sushma Swaraj 11.1.2020 Central Chronicle
A great woman and one of the top leader of the Bhartiya Janata Party Mrs.Sushma Swaraj passed away around 11.00 pm on August 6 of cardiac arrest. Her husband Mr.Swaraj Kaushal and daughter Bansuri were at her bedside in the AIIMS Hospital Delhi. She was born in 14th February in 1952 at Ambala. In her life of 67 years she was for 37 years in the elected politics of the country out of this for 11 years she was closely connected with Madhya Pradesh once as Rajya Sabha member and twice as Lok Sabha member from the Vidisha seat. She started her political career from her home state Haryana in 1977 as a member of Haryana Vidhan Sabha at the age of 25 and become Cabinet Minister there. She entered politics in 1977 through the Janata agitation against Emergency of Jaya Prakash Narian. On the disintegration of Janata Party she came in Bhartiya Janata Party and remained on it till her last. She started her political career from Haryana but closed it at Vidisha in Madhya Pradesh as her last election from Vidisha ...
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BJP's Modi decimates Oppn; 350+ for NDA; Cong loses home turf Amethi; Lotus blooms in Bengal 11.1.2020 Central Chronicle
New Delhi, Vox populi-the people have spoken.Bharatiya Janata Party headed for an absolute majority on its own in the 17th Lok Sabha as counting of votes in the marathon seven-phase elections progressed on Thursday evening. The BJP was leading in 288 parliamentary constituencies against the 48 of its nearest rival Indian National Congress which was unable to open its account in 21 states. All India Trinamool Congress and Dravida Munnetra Kazhagam were at third position in the new House of the People with 23 seats apiece while Yuvajana Sramika Rythu Congress Party with 22 was at the fourth slot. Prime Minister Narendra Modi tweeted, 'Together we grow. Together we prosper. Together we will build a strong and inclusive India. India wins yet again. 'Thank you India! The faith placed in our alliance is humbling and gives us strength to work even harder to fulfil people's aspirations. I salute every BJP Karyakarta for their determination, perseverance & hard work. They went home to home, elaborating on our ...
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Rahul congratulates Modi for BJP's victory; vows to continue fight for Cong ideology 11.1.2020 Central Chronicle
New Delhi, Congratulating Prime Minister Narendra Modi on being elected as the Prime Minister again, Congress president Rahul Gandhi on Thursday resolved to continue fight for grand old party's ideology. Addressing mediapersons at the party headquarters here, Mr Gandhi said, ' I have said during the campaign that people are supreme and they have decided. People of the country have decided that Mr Modi will be the Prime Minister of India and I fully respect it. I congratulate the Prime Minister and the BJP. I hope that he (Mr Modi) will look after the interest of the country.'He said the fight for Congress ideology would continue. Describing the Lok Sabha elections as the fight between two ideologies, Mr Gandhi said his party will continue to fight for Congress ideology ' I want to tell the Congress workers there is no need to fear. We will continue to fight for our ideology and win,' Mr Gandhi said.He said he accepts the responsibility of the party's defeat. However, on being asked about the reasons ...
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6th Phase of Polling 11.1.2020 Central Chronicle
In the 6th phase polling of the Lok Sabha elections 59 seats in the seven states of Madhya Pradesh-8, Bihar-8, Haryana-10, Uttar Pradesh-14, West Bengal-8, Jharkhand and 7 seats of Delhi went in poll. The All India polling average is 63.91 per cent and in Madhya Pradesh it is 65.26 per cent. It was highest 74.22 per cent in Rajgarh and lowest 54.57 per cent in Bhind. In Bhopal for the first time it was highest on this seat being at 65.69 per cent. The 8 seats are Gwalior, Morena, Bhind, Guna, Sagar, Vidisha, Rajgarh and Bhopal. The 7th phase of voting will be held. May 19 when the 8 seats of Indore, Dhar, Khargone, Khandwa, Ujjain, Mandsaur, Ratlam and Dewas will go poll and with the 7th phase the Lok Sabha election, will be complete in Madhya Pradesh. In this phase the election of Mr.Jyotiraditya Scindia- Guna, Mr.Narendra Singh Tomar- Morena and Mr.Digvijay Singh- Bhopal are over. Mr.Singh Congress Rajya Sabha member is fielded from Bhopal under the policy of the Congress party that top leaders ...
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Mayawati only demeaned stature of her own leadership & positions she held: Sitharaman 11.1.2020 Central Chronicle
New Delhi, Slamming the BSP chief for making derogatory comments against Prime Minister Narendra Modi and women in the BJP, Union Minister Nirmala Sitharaman said Ms Mayawati has only demeaned the stature of her own leadership and the positions she has held and it shows that she has no respect left for any position or institution. 'By her comments on Prime Minister, his personal life and all women in the BJP who are absolutely safe, Mayawati ji has only demeaned the stature of her own leadership and the positions she has held,' Ms Sitharaman along with party leader Bizay Shastri said in a press conference here. Ms Sitharaman said this only shows that she has no respect left for any position or institution. Hitting back at Mr Modi's remarks of "shedding crocodile tears" over the Alwar gang-rape, BSP leader Mayawati said the BJP has never respected women and playing "dirty politics" over the Alwar case during the election. 'It is absolutely disappointing and shocking that Ms Mayawati has spoken so ill ...
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Kamal Nath’s strategic success at Dhar, Ratlam & Khandwa seats 11.1.2020 Central Chronicle
Ensured withdrawal of Jayas and rebel candidates Earlier there was triangular contest on all three seats Pacified disgruntled ex-MP in Dhar Now there is direct contest between Congress and BJP on all three seats Madhya Pradesh Chief Minister Kamal Nath has ensured withdrawal of Jayas and rebel candidates at Dhar, Ratlam and Khandwa seats. Earlier there was triangular contest on all three seats. Nath was successful in pacifying the disgruntled ex-MP in Dhar. Now there is direct contest between Congress and BJP on all three seats It is said that the way to the Madhya Pradesh Assembly goes through Malwa-Nimar. The way the region swings in the Assembly also impacts the eight Lok Sabha seats here in the General Election the following year. Together, the Indore and Ujjain divisions account for 66 constituencies in the 230-member Madhya Pradesh Assembly and eight of the 29 Lok Sabha seats in the state. Consider this: In the 2013 Assembly poll, the BJP won 56 of these 66 seats, the Congress nine and the ...
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PM Narendra Modi' to release on May 24 11.1.2020 Central Chronicle
New Delhi, Film ‘PM Narendra Modi’ has been one of the most talked about films of the year.The film was stopped just before a day before the worldwide release. The makers suffered from huge losses because of the stay at the last moment. According to the EC notice the film and the promotion around the film can’t be done till the last day of the Lok Sabha Elections which is May 19. Keeping the EC’s order in mind the makers have now decided to release the film on May 24, post the Lok Sabha Election 2019 results. Producer Sandip Singh said, “As a responsible citizen we respect the law of the country. After a lot of discussions and keeping the curiosity and excitement about the film in mind we have decided to release the film immediately after the Lok Sabha Election results. We are now releasing our film on May 24. This is the first time a film will be promoted for only four days. I hope now nobody has any problem with the film and we are hoping for the smooth release this time.” ?The film has versatile ...
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Around 36 pc turnout till noon in Bengal; Babul Supriyo's car vandalised 11.1.2020 Central Chronicle
Kolkata, Amidst sporadic skirmishes, in which BJP MP from Asansol Babul Supriyo's car was vandalised, an estimated 36 per cent of 1,34,56,491 electorate exercised their franchise till noon on Monday to decide the fate of 68 candidates in the fourth of the seven-phase elections to the eight South Bengal Lok Sabha seats of Baharampur, Krishnanagar, Ranaghat, Bardhaman Purba, Bardhaman–Durgapur, Asansol, Bolpur and Birbhum. While Baharampore recorded around 36.11 per cent polling, Krishnagar 34.85 per cent, Ranaghat 35.12 per cent, Bardhaman East 36.09 per cent, Bardhaman-Durgapur 34.64 per cent, Asansol 34.28 per cent, Bolpur 32.49 per cent and Birbhum 34.11 per cent till noon. More than 1076 polling-related complaints were received during this period of which 1006 have already been disposed of, official sources said. Meanwhile, the EC has sought report as to what Union Minister and Asansol BJP candidate Babul Supriyo was doing at Baraboni booth. Babul faced protest demonstration as he challeged alleged ...
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Modi's roadshow of strength, massive crowds cheer him 11.1.2020 Central Chronicle
Varanasi, Lustily cheering crowd of supporters greeted Prime Minister Narendra Modi in this holy city as he began his 8-km long road-show here on Thursday, a day before filing his nomination for the second time to seek re-election to the 17th Lok Sabha. Braving a humid and hot weather, a sea of people turned up to welcome Mr Modi in this temple town as the ruling Bharatiya Janata Party used the occasion to showcase its strength in the Prime Ministerial parliamentary constituency in the heart of Uttar Pradesh from where the party had reaped a rich harvest of Lok Sabha seats in the 2014 general elections. Donning a saffron kurta and scarf, the Prime Minister was seen waving to the enthusiastic crowd which wanted to catch a glimpse of their star candidate. He began the roadshow from the iconic Banaras Hindu University (BHU) where he paid homage at a statue of Pandit Madan Mohan Malviya, a freedom fighter and founder of BHU. The Prime Minister’s roadshow is passing through a number of temples and ghats ...
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It is either Modi or chaos, Jaitley on Lok Sabha elections 11.1.2020 Central Chronicle
New Delhi, Terming the 2019 Lok Sabha elections as 'Modi Vs Chaos', senior BJP leader and Finance Minister Arun Jaitley on Monday described Congress president Rahul gandhi as an 'inadequatew leader' who is 'tried, tested and failed' “The contest is between a leader in whose hand the country is developing and secure. He is trusted. Against him it is no one projected leader. There are multiple leaders, each trying to outwit the other. “They can only promise a temporary Government if we go by the past precedents. One can be certain of chaos. The choice is clear – it is either Modi or chaos,” Mr Jailtey said in a Facebook blog “Agenda 2019 – Part - I : The Leadership Issue”. Attacking Congress president Rahul Gandhi, Mr Jaitley said Mr Gandhi is an inadequate leader. “He is tried, tested and failed. His lack of understanding of issues is frightening. He aspires to be the leader of this chaotic pack.” Taking on Trinamool Congress chief Mamata Banerjee, he said Mamata Didi is positioning herself as the ...
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Priyanka Targets U.P. 11.1.2020 Central Chronicle
Congress General Secretary Priyanka Gandhi has set a target that after Lok Sabha elections the target of Congress was return to power in the Uttar Pradesh. Recently the Congress returned to power in Rajasthan, Madhya Pradesh and Chhattisgarh and before it the party returned to power in Punjab ousting Akali-BJP coalition Government. Priyanka appointed as General Secretary of the party at the national level alongwith Mr.Jyotiraditya Scindia and they are assigned the Lok Sabha election charge in Eastern and Western Uttar Pradesh. On February 11 the Congress President Mr.Rahul Gandhi along with Priyanka and Scindia staged a massive road show in Lucknow heralding the installation of both the General Secretary on U.P. responsibility. Priyanka from first day started meeting with Congress members from different districts of Uttar Pradesh with 13 hours sitting with them. In the massive rally Mr.Rahul Gandhi targeted the Prime Minister Mr.Narendra Modi in the deal of Rafale fighter plane and his obliging Anil ...
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Shivraj hits back at Rahul for calling him 'ghoshna machine' 11.1.2020 Central Chronicle
Bhopal, Hitting back at Congress President Rahul Gandhi for describing him as 'ghoshna (announcement-making) machine' during his recent visit to the Madhya Pradesh capital, Chief Minister Shivraj Singh Chouhan today said that he expected that 'Baba' would have matured by now but he reckoned the country to be 'entertainment' and makes a 'spectacle' out of politics. “Recently, Baba visited the state capital recently. He repeated the eye gesture that he had enacted soon after hugging the Prime Minister in Parliament. I felt he would have matured but his acts prove otherwise,” said Mr Chouhan while addressing the Karyakarta Mahakumb here today. Prime Minister Narendra Modi and Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) President Amit Shah were present on the occasion.Taking a dig at the Congress President being projected as a 'Shiv Bhakt', he pointed out that photographs of his Mansarovar visit had gone viral but the same has not been done with regards to his other foreign visits. “I admit that I am a 'ghoshna ...
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Parliament Session 11.1.2020 Central Chronicle
The monsoon session of the Parliament has begun today (July 18) and perhaps it may be its last session. In early 2019 the General Election to the Lok Sabha will be held. There are indications that the Prime Minister Mr.Narendra Modi may seek dissolution of the Lok Sabha few months earlier so that the elections of the Lok Sabha may be held along with general elections to the Vidhan Sahbas of Rajasthan, Madhya Pradesh, Chhattisgarh and Mizoram that are to be held this year in November. It will be a test to hold the election to Lok Sabha and Vidhan Sabhas at a time. There are apprehension that this session may also end in bedlam. When the Bhartiya Janata Party was in opposition during the Congress led UPA Government it started a new practice of stalling the session in uproar. At that time a monsoon session had gone total waste without transactions any parliamentary business. In the current Parliament the BJP is facing same magic that it started earlier of blocking the functioning of the Parliament. In ...
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P.O.K 11.1.2020 Central Chronicle
The Pakistan Occupied Kashmir (P.O.K.) is now has become T.O.K Terrorists Occupied Kashmir. The original people are now living under the dictate and terror of terrorist. The Pakistan Government do not exist here the Government of Pakistan and its I.S.I. have placed and located terrorist in the P.O.K. and given them the assignment to infiltrate across the line of control into India. The people of P.O.K also accept the Indian view point that the Kashmir is no longer political issue. All over the world nations also realized that Kashmir is not a political issue but problem of terrorism. The Modi Government on assuming the power tried to hold dialogue with Pakistan and realized talks and terrorism cannot go together. The problem of Kashmir is a problem of terrorism and has to be dealth with military option and consequently declared that there would no further talks with Pakistan on Kashmir and military is carrying out Operation All Out to eliminate all the terrorists. The P.O.K. people holding protect ...
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Simultaneous Polls 11.1.2020 Central Chronicle
BJP leaders from Mr.LK Advani upto Prime Minister Mr.Narendra Modi all are suggesting that in the country all the Elections – Lok Sabha and State Vidhan Sabha be held together. Even now at the meeting of the NITI Ayog with the Chief Ministers of the states, Mr.Modi suggested but without any formula or procedure how to do it. It is just an utopia without any practicability. Mere suggestion or expressing desire for it is meaningless exercise just a suggestion for the sake of suggestion. In the Constitution the term of Lok Sabha and States Vidhan Sabha are of five years but if for any political upsetting the ministry in Lok Sabha or in Vidhan Sabha lose majority and alternate ministry cannot be formed in the situation, the House is dissolved and fresh mid-term general election are held giving fresh full five year term to it. After Independence the Congress was the only monolith all India political party ruling at the Centre and all the States. But when socialist leaders Dr.Ram Manohar Lohia launched SVD ...
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Key RSS-BJP 'Chintan Baithak' to draw preliminary roadmap for 2019 polls 11.1.2020 Central Chronicle
New Delhi, Top RSS and BJP leaders and representatives of various right wing organisations will meet for two-day deliberations in Surajkund in Haryana and discuss various socio-political and governance issues. The meeting is being billed as 'Chintan Baithak' in which broad strategy for the 2019 general elections will be discussed, sources said. There is no confirmation yet but Prime Minister Narendra Modi is also likely to attend one of the working sessions, the sources said, adding that RSS general secretary Suresh Bhaiyyaji Joshi will speak on Friday. For his part, BJP national president Amit Shah is likely to attend the meet on Saturday. Along side the 'Chintan Baithak' between leaders of RSS and BJP, the general secretaries and office bearers of BJP will have three-day deliberations to discuss on party's road map for next year's elections. State BJP leaders and especially those looking after the organisational affairs and key sangh ‘pracharks’ will attend the meeting. Even in May, a crucial ...
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Congress to observe May 26 as 'Betrayal Day' 11.1.2020 Central Chronicle
Highlight misgovernance of Modi Govt New Delhi, As the Modi Government at the Centre completes four years of its rule on May 26, the Congress will observe the day as 'betrayal day' and organise press conferences, dharnas and protests across the country to highlight the misgovernance of the Government on all fronts and its failure to fulfil the promises made to various sections of society during the 2014 Lok Sabha elections. Addressing a press conference here, AICC general secretary Ashok Gehlot, AICC media incharge Randeep Surjewala and AICC spokesperson Priyanka Chaturvedi said the Congress will observe 'Vishwaghat Diwas' on May 26. As part of this, the Congress leaders will carry out pan India press conferences to expose the misgovernance of the BJP-led Government at the Centre and the betrayal of the faith that the people had vested in the BJP in the 2014 Lok Sabha elections. Speaking on the occasion, Mr Gehlot said, 'when the BJP came to power in 2014, the people of the country had a lot of ...
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