Clubbing general election with assembly polls goes against the spirit of federalism.
While EC is entrusted with the task of holding Lok Sabha and Assembly polls, the State Election Commissions supervise elections to local bodies.
Indian Express tracks how BJP vote shares surged in Lok Sabha polls, then dipped. UP assembly polls are in 2017.
At its national executive, the BJP’s silences were as loud as its deliberations
Chief Minister Akhilesh Yadav on Saturday expressed hope that the Centre will consider Uttar Pradesh sympathetically as the BJP had received huge support from the state in the Lok Sabha polls. “When country’s Prime Minister, Home Minister and Defence Minister, along with maximum number of MPs, are from the state, then maximum advantage should also […]
PM Narendra Modi cited that the Chhattisgarh state government as an example of the model of governance he is promoting.
Rajnath blamed opponents for creating a divide between the Jammu and Kashmir regions.
The three vehicles have arrived from Gujarat; two will travel through Jammu region and the third will go to Kashmir.
A BJP leader says since the Lok Sabha polls, the number of people seeking to join shakhas and become RSS members has increased
The Congress-NCP combine has been ruling the state for 15 years.
The issue of regularization of their illegal flats had also been on the agenda of candidates during the Lok Sabha polls.
Pointing to the lack of development and the continued “slum status”, she added, “The Congress has been dominant in Dharavi for 30 years.
Sambhajiraje’s brother Chatrapati Molajiraje had contested on a Congress ticket from Kolhapur (North) Assembly seat last time but lost.
Political pundits said ideologies have been thrown to the wind in a frenzy to grabpower.
SC had recognised the country’s transgender community as the “third gender” — neither male nor female.