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Sachin Pilot: ‘No matter how much BJP tries, bread and butter issues will be decisive when people vote’

The elections are, and should be, fought on matters (of interest) to the common citizens – development issues, social issues, social empowerment, price-rise, governance issues, says Sachin Pilot.

Muslims vote remark: Poll panel bars Sidhu from campaigning for 72 hours

Sidhu made the remark last week at a public meeting in Bihar’s Katihar district which went to the polls on April 18.

Samajwadi Party’s Shalini Yadav is alliance candidate against Modi in Varanasi

SP leader Shalini is the daughter-in-law of late Shyamlal Yadav, former Congress MP from Varanasi and Union minister.

Salman Khurshid calls himself Yogi’s ‘baap’ who has ‘useless’ son

Alleging discrepancies in the distribution of fodder by the Yogi government, the Congress leader also challenged Adityanath to a debate.

Priyanka Gandhi takes on Smriti Irani, says she distributed shoes to insult people

Rahul challenged PM Modi for a debate on corruption, while Priyanka said that the PM hasn’t visited a single village in Varanasi.

Congress, CPM approach Election Commission over PM Modi ‘Diwali’ remark

Both parties alleged that Narendra Modi misused the office of the Prime Minister for electoral reasons.

PMO looks beyond May 23, asks depts for 100-day action plan of new govt

So much so that the PMO has directed all department heads of various ministries to prepare a “Plan of Action” for the first 100 days of the new government, taking into account promises made in the manifesto released by Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP).

China entered India at will under Congress: Yogi Adityanath

He also said that democracy is under threat under Trinamool Congress’s rule in the state.

Rahul Gandhi’s Amethi nomination papers valid, says district returning officer

Rahul Gandhi's nomination papers had been under speculation after objections alleging false information in his election affidavit were raised by Amethi residents Afzal Waris, Dhuvra Lal Manohar and Suresh Kumar Shukla and Suresh Chandra, a New Delhi resident.

Lok Sabha elections: Congress releases national security plan, promises One border, One Force

The Congress said it would transform the Ministry of Defence into a fully integrated headquarters with the posting of service officers and appoint a Chief of Defence Staff as principal adviser to the government on matters relating to defence.

Bulandshahr violence: ‘Bajrang Dal convener called accused before cop’s killing’

As per the chargesheet, accused Sachin Ahlawat made a 28-second call to Yogesh at 8.55 am on December 3, informing him of an alleged cow-slaughter incident in Mahav.

Hemant Karkare remark: Sadhvi Pragya Thakur replies to EC, denies code violation

She said her comments stemmed from personal experience and that she already apologised for what she said.