April 25 elections roundup: Rahul Gandhi campaigns in AP; Union Cabinet recommends extension of President’s rule in state

Union Cabinet recommends dissolution of Andhra Pradesh Assembly and extension of President's rule.

By: Express News Service | Updated: April 25, 2014 10:12:26 pm

9.10 pm: Accusing TRS of indulging in “politics of bitterness”, Congress vice-president Rahul Gandhi today said Congress alone can ensure prosperity for Telangana.

8.20 pm:  Miffed by the incidents of violence aimed at AAP volunteers in Varansai, the party today asked the Election Commission for deployment of more central security forces and senior observers in the temple town from where Arvind Kejriwal is taking on Narendra Modi.

7.58 pm: Netherlands’ ambassador to India Alphonsus Stoelinga today said here that he admired the election process in the country.

7.26 pm:   In a bid to canvas for BJP’s prime ministerial candidate Narendra Modi, a Gujarat-based fan club launched several merchandise here today, including an animation film and a theme song on Narendra Modi.

7.01 pm: Union Cabinet recommends dissolution of Andhra Pradesh Assembly and extension of President’s rule.

6.55 pm: TRS has not only broken promise they made to Congress party, but also the promise they made to the people of Telangana: Rahul Gandhi in Hyderabad.

6.40 pm:

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6.00 pm: The Election Commission has done “nothing substantial and effective” to prevent paid news, violation of model code by social media ad distribution of hate material, an upset Congress alleged, a day after it accused the poll panel of “inaction”.

5.28: In the backdrop of inflow of drugs from Pakistan innto Punjab, Narendra Modi Friday warned India’s enemies, who failed to break up the country, have resorted to narco-terrorism as part of their nefarious designs to destroy the youth.

5.21 pm:

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