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Manjhi meets Lalu over seat sharing in Mahagathbandhan in Bihar

To a query whether there are obstacles in the seat allotment among opposition grouping, the HAM chief said, There is no problem at all. There is only one goal of the mahagathbandhan, defeating the NDA.

LS poll tie-up with BJP mirrors Amma’s strategy, says AIADMK

On the eve of the 71st birth anniversary of Jayalalithaa, AIADMK top leaders O Panneerselvam and K Palaniswami exhorted party workers to take a vow to bag "magnificent victories like Puratchi Thalaivi Amma," in the coming Lok Sabha elections and in the bypolls expected to 21 Assembly seats.

Election 2019 HIGHLIGHTS: Modi govt always gave befitting reply to terror attacks, says Amit Shah

Election 2019 HIGHLIGHTS: "Be it bullet for a bullet or surgical strike, Modi government has never hesitated to retaliate," Amit Shah pointed out while speaking at BJP Kisan Morcha National Convention in Gorakhpur.

Shiv Sena district coordinator from Ahmednagar quits after party ties-up with BJP

Sena leaders said Shelar was upset as he wanted to contest the Ahmednagar Lok Sabha seat and he had been preparing for it for some time.

Congress will not tolerate NCP-MNS poll pact: Ashok Chavan

The comments come in the wake of NCP leader Ajit Pawar recently meeting MNS president Raj Thackeray. The NCP has also indicated that it would like to offer the Kalyan Lok Sabha seat to MNS.

BJP ally in UP meets Congress, says free to choose own path

The Apna Dal (S) has the support of OBC voters in eastern UP, where the Congress is looking to revive its fortunes in the run-up of the Lok Sabha elections.

Congress opposes EC proposal to release manifesto 72 hours before voting ends

Section 126 of the RP Act embodies “election silence”, which prohibits any form of poll campaign in the last 48 hours leading up to voting. Currently, there is no stipulation on the timing of manifesto launch for political parties.

PM Modi can waive Rs 3.5 lakh cr loans of business men, but not farm loans: Rahul Gandhi in Andhra

Gandhi said it did not matter to him whether the Congress was in power in the state or not, but the special category status would be honoured.

Amit Shah attacks ‘Mahagathbandhan’, hits out at LDF, UDF in Kerala

According to Amit Shah, the mahagathbandhan of the opposition does not have any ideology, leader or anything. It is just a front to grab power, Shah said.

Sheila Dikshit hits back at Kejriwal: Haven’t been approached by AAP for coalition

The resistance, senior AAP leaders claimed, has come from the Delhi unit of the Congress, which “believes it can win in a few seats without AAP”.

DMK-Cong equal to corruption, BJP and NDA stand for development: Amit Shah in Tamil Nadu

Amit Shah stated the party will fight the upcoming Lok Sabha elections in alliance with AIADMK on 40 seats in Tamil Nadu and win more than 35 of them.

Up against a strong BJD, BJP answer: some courtroom drama

In 2014, in the midst of the Modi wave, the BJD had won 20 of the 21 Lok Sabha seats in the state.