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EC mulls stricter norms for filing poll affidavits 17.12.2020 CNN-IBN: India
The Election Commission is planning to introduce new and stringent norms for filing poll affidavits in the upcoming elections.
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President must follow Constitution, no question of ideology: Venkaiah Naidu 24.6.2017 All Current Affairs Stories
He was responding to the Opposition's argument that the presidential election is a fight of ideology
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Nitish and Uddhav: Two tales of shifting goalposts before supporting Ram Nath Kovind for President 24.6.2017 India Today| Must Read
Nitish Kumar kept Opposition parties guessing before he announced support for NDA's pick Ram Nath Kovind in presidential election. On the other hand, Uddhav Thackeray kept the BJP in limbo over support to a BJP's presidential candidate.
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The 'Indian connection' will reflect in Modi-Costa talks 24.6.2017 New Kerala: India News
The 'Indian connection' will reflect in Modi-Costa talks
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Lalu and Nitish must resolve their conflict for Bihar: Shatrugan Sinha 24.6.2017 New Kerala: India News
Lalu and Nitish must resolve their conflict for Bihar: Shatrugan Sinha
Paswan lauds Nitish for backing Kovind, urges him to join NDA 24.6.2017 deccanherald.com
Union minister Ramvilas Paswan today lauded Bihar Chief Minister Nitish Kumar for sticking to his stand on supporting the NDAs presidential nominee Ram Nath Kovind and urged him to join to the BJP-led alliance. Kumar not only ruled out any change in his stand yesterday but also attacked the Congress for propping up Bihar kibeti Meira Kumar as the oppositions candidate for a "lost cause". "Nitish ji spoke rightly that opposition parties have deliberately made Meira Kumar their candidate for presidential poll for a definite defeat," the Union Consumer Affairs, Food and Public Distribution minister told reporters here. "When power was in their (Congress) hands during the 10 years of UPA rule, in which Lalu Prasad was a part, why did they not remember the Bihar ki Beti (Meira Kumar) then," Paswan, the LJP president and a prominent dalit leader, said. He said it was only after Kovinds name came up as the NDA nominee that the opposition forwarded Meira Kumars name. Paswan, who is in Patna to host an Iftar ...
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Shatrugan Sinha asks Nitish Kumar and Lalu Yadav to resolve differences for benefit of Bihar 24.6.2017 DNA: Top News
In wake of the ongoing political conflict between Bihar Chief Minister (CM) Nitish Kumar and Rashtriya Janata Dal (RJD) chief Lalu Prasad Yadav over the upcoming presidential polls, Member of Parliament (MP) Shatrugan Sinha urged both leaders to resolve their conflict for the benefit of Bihar. “Both of them are the products of Jayaprakash Narayan, and they have their respective arguments. It would be good for Bihar if the differences between the two are resolved,” Sinha told ANI. Sinha suggested them to forget the argument and not indulge in a political dispute. Sinha said that the conflict was an internal matter and it would be inappropriate if he commented deeply on it. Commenting upon the opposition's presidential candidate Meira Kumar, Sinha said that she is not just the daughter of the great Jagjivan Ram, but also has her own individuality. Lauding her political achievements he said, “She has fared well in Delhi, Bihar and the foreign services. She has her own individuality. She is truly the ...
Opposition acknowledges they misread JDU, political situation 24.6.2017 TOI: India
A senior leader who did not wish to be named said, “There is a possibility that the Bihar government is expecting some sort of financial assistance from the Centre. Bihar is facing an acute financial crisis triggered by the liquor ban, which they anticipate will worsen once the GST roll out happens.”
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Dalit vs Dalit in President poll: Why BJP, Congress need caste for survival 24.6.2017 Business Standard: News Now
If BJP's nominee believes that Muslims and Christians are aliens, he will set off a controversy
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Presidential polls: Ram Nath Kovind to visit UP tomorrow to seek support 24.6.2017 Business Standard: News Now
A senior Cong leader said the Oppn's presidential pick Meira Kumar might also pay a visit to Lucknow
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Can Akhilesh garner support from a divided SP for UPA's Presidential pick? 24.6.2017 Business Standard: News Now
The contest for Presidency is between NDA's Ram Nath Kovind and UPA's Meira Kumar
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Tripura worse than Bihar on women safety: Himanta Biswa Sarma 24.6.2017 New Kerala: India News
Tripura worse than Bihar on women safety: Himanta Biswa Sarma
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Nitish Kumar is a cheat, claims RJD leader 24.6.2017 New Kerala: India News
Nitish Kumar is a cheat, claims RJD leader
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BJP's Plan B for Bihar: Pitting Yogi Adityanath against Nitish Kumar for 2019 24.6.2017 India Today| STATES
Analysts however say creating a dent in Bihar's mahagathbandhan won't be easy.
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President poll: Nitish a cheat, will suffer for backing Kovind, says RJD 24.6.2017 Latest News
People of Bihar will never forgive Nitish Kumar: RJD leader
Nitish Kumar is a cheat, has always fooled people, claims RJD leader 24.6.2017 Zee News : States
Bhai Virendra told ANI, "Nitishi ji is one of such people who has cheated every single person.  
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How Ram Nath Kovind was Amit Shah's best kept secret until the last moment 24.6.2017 India Today| NATION
PM Modi's surprise choice is a man for all reasons. The Opposition is left in disarray.
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Dalit for President: Tokenism wins (Comment: Special to IANS) 24.6.2017 All News-IANS Stories
It's a no-brainer, for the result is known before the contest. The support which the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) has been able to muster for its presidential candidate Ram Nath Kovind in the electoral college will give him an easy ride to Rashtrapati Bhavan.
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Congress hopes JD (U) changes stance, supports Bihar's 'daughter' Meira Kumar 24.6.2017 New Kerala: India News
Congress hopes JD (U) changes stance, supports Bihar's 'daughter' Meira Kumar
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Oppn. shouldn't make presidential election matter of confrontational politics: JD (U) 24.6.2017 New Kerala: India News
Oppn. shouldn't make presidential election matter of confrontational politics: JD (U)
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