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Delhi Assembly Elections: Sitting Dwarka AAP MLA Adarsh Shastri Joins Congress

New Delhi: After being dropped by the Aam Aadmi Party (AAP) from the candidate list for the Delhi Assembly elections, sitting MLA from Dwarka Adarsh Shastri, the grandson of Lal Bahadur Shastri, joined the Congress. He joined the party in the presence of state president Subhash Chopra, AICC in-charge PC Chacko and party spokesperson Mukesh Sharma. Shastri quit the AAP ...

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Delhi Assembly Elections: Three AAP Ministers File Nominations

Apart from them, AAP’s Raghav Chadha also filed nomination from the Rajinder Nagar seat. A number of other party candidates also filed their nominations on Saturday. IANS Updated:January 18, 2020, 7:53 PM IST Image for representation. New Delhi: Three Delhi Cabinet ministers and Aam Aadmi Party MLAs Gopal Rai, Imran Hussain and Rajendra Pal Gautam on Saturday filed nominations for ...

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Delhi Assembly Elections: Kejriwal’s Friend-turned-foe Kapil Mishra Bids to Win Model Town for BJP

New Delhi: Aam Aadmi Party (AAP) Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal may have made New Delhi and Education Minister Manish Sisodia, Patparganj the VIP constituencies, but the fight to watch out for in this Assembly elections will be Model Town. Former AAP Minister and Kejriwal critic Kapil Mishra will take on two-time sitting AAP legislator Akhilesh Pati Tripathi. Mishra, who co-founded ...

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SC Verdict on Belgaum Dispute Will Be Acceptable to All, Says Sanjay Raut

Maharashtra claims Belgaum, part of the erstwhile Bombay Presidency, but currently a district of Karnataka, on linguistic grounds. PTI Updated:January 18, 2020, 7:59 PM IST File photo of Shiv Sena leader Sanjay Raut. Mumbai: A day after a Maharashtra minister was detained in Belgaum in neighbouring Karnataka, Shiv Sena leader Sanjay Raut on Saturday said the Supreme Court’s verdict on ...

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Austria Amended Law to Grant Citizenship to Jews, Says BJP Leader Ram Madhav

Asserting that the Citizenship Amendment Act only fast tracked grant of citizenship to minorities from neighbouring countries, Ram Madhav said the protests against it were not happening for ‘valid reasons and they are misinformed.’ PTI Updated:January 18, 2020, 9:19 PM IST File photo of BJP National General Secretary Ram Madhav. Chennai: Defending the CAA, BJP leader Ram Madhav on Saturday ...

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Protests in BJP over Ticket Distribution, Delhi Cantt Workers Demonstrate outside JP Nadda’s Residence

The BJP, which is yet to announce candidates for 13 seats including Delhi Cantt, played down the protests, saying it is a ‘natural reaction’ and asserted that its leaders and workers will fight the election unitedly. PTI Updated:January 18, 2020, 9:30 PM IST File photo of new BJP working president JP Nadda. New Delhi: A day after the BJP announced ...

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BJP Wants Clarity on Mumbai Nightlife Rules, Says MLA Ashish Shelar

Earlier, state Tourism Minister Aaditya Thackeray said that shops, malls and eateries in the non-residential areas of Mumbai will have the option of remaining open 24×7 from January 26. PTI Updated:January 18, 2020, 10:06 PM IST BJP leader Ashish Shelar (Image: Vinaya/News18) Mumbai: Senior BJP leader Ashish Shelar on Saturday demanded that the Maharashtra government spell out the rules and ...

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