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AAP insulted and ousted its party Lokpal: Rajnath Singh

Rajnath Singh said that Rajiv Gandhi used to say that when he sends 100 paise, hardly 16 paise reaches Delhi, but today when the Centre sends subsidy of Rs 100 through direct benefit transfer, all the money goes into the beneficiary’s account.

Row over Kejriwal letters with water bills, room at DJB sealed

The letters enlisted the achievements of the AAP government and sought their “blessings and well wishes” to be able to carry on the work.

Noida: AAP Gautam Budh Nagar candidate’s nomination cancelled

The administration claimed the AAP candidate provided only one proposer in support of her nomination.

At NCP’s review meeting for Shirur, candidate missing; he is busy shooting

To the advantage of Kolhe, a section of BJP leaders is upset that the party didn’t get to contest from Shirur and they are keeping their distance from Adhalrao-Patil’s campaign.

Raksha Khadse, BJP candidate from Raver: ‘This time, we can sense strong undercurrent in Modiji’s support’

In an interview to Shubhangi Khapre, she talks about her renomination from Raver constituency in north Maharashtra.

Lok Sabha Elections: AAP’s ‘crack team’ to keep an eye on its candidates

The team has been tasked with conducting “surprise inspections” of war rooms and tracking scheduled rallies and public interactions.

Bihar: RJD agrees to give Patna Sahib, Shatrughan Sinha likely candidate for Congress

Sinha, a two-term MP from Patna Sahib, is set to join the Congress on March 28, days after the BJP dropped him and fielded Union Law Minister Ravi Shankar Prasad from the seat.

Sheila Dikshit not a serious CM, had no tussle with Centre: Arvind Kejriwal

The AAP chief contrasted this with his embattled tenure as Delhi CM, marked by a running feud with the Centre, which he said was an outcome of his constant efforts to reform education, health and power in the capital.

Statehood irrelevant in Lok Sabha Elections, nothing much can be done: Sheila Dikshit

"As the Constitution of India does not give much power to Delhi due to the special position it holds, nothing much can be done. The Constitution will have to be changed if full statehood is to be granted to Delhi," Sheila Dikshit said.

AIMIM fields ex-journalist & sitting MLA from Aurangabad

Aurangabad had last seen a Muslim MP in 1980 when Qazi Saleem of the Congress had won the seat. Over the past five years, the AIMIM, through Jaleel, has found support base in the district.

Lok Sabha elections: Assets of 10 Vidarbha MPs grew by 80% in 5 yrs

Ashok Nete, BJP MP from Gadchiroli, has shown the highest percentage increase in his wealth. His total wealth has grown by 313 per cent from Rs 1.21 crore to Rs 5 crore. He is followed by Shiv Sena MP from Buldhana Prataprao Jadhav, whose assets have increased by 212 per cent from Rs 3.60 crore to Rs 11.26 crore.

Lok Sabha polls: Unhappy with seat share, RJD may go alone in Jharkhand

The RJD also skipped the press conference held on Sunday to announce the seat sharing.