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Akalis prepare ground for forthcoming local polls; release a six month report card of Amarinder government
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Akalis prepare ground for forthcoming local polls; release a s...

The Shiromani Akali Dal (SAD) seems to have started preparing for the forthcoming local body polls in Punjab as well as the and also the Gurdaspur Lok Sabha by-election – to be contested by ally Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP). Friday party President ... catchnews.com, 1 month ago
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Akalis complain of Congress 'atrocities' against their supporters

A fresh round of hostilities is on between the Shiromani Akali Dal (SAD) and the Congress which is in power under Captain Amarinder Singh in Punjab. In an attempt to exploit the optimum opposition space, the Akalis have been trying to up the ante against the ...
 catchnews.com2 months ago
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NCW issues notice to Punjab govt in 23-yr-old molestation case

The National Commission for Women has written to the Punjab government and summoned the state DCP in a 23-year-old case of abduction and molestation of a French tourist, allegedly involving the grandson of former chief minister Beant Singh. Katia Darnand, a ...
 Business Standard1 month ago
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The real story in Gurdaspur bypoll: 38% Akali voters didn’t vote for BJP

The victory of Congress candidate Sunil Kumar Jakhar in the Gurdaspur bypoll with a huge margin of 1.93 lakh, the highest ever from the seat, is significant in several ways. There are three most obvious aspects of the victory: First, it is a comeback for ...
 catchnews.com4 days ago Gurdaspur polls is not a one-off case. Congress' victory here will redefine politics in northern states  catchnews.com3 hours ago BJP must read writing on wall: Jakhar after Gurdaspur win  Rediff.com5 days ago
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State of economy spooks BJP allies, but no one's listening

Its governing allies are not happy on the economy and complain of ignored concerns but find themselves unable to be assertive.  Prime Minister Narendra Modi’s recent address to company secretaries on the economy had beamed a mixed message to his Bharatiya Janata Party’s allies. The ruling National Democratic Alliance’s constituents didn’t find much to cheer, feeling Modi had not touched on their fundamental concerns, while he sought to appropriate the ethical space ...
 Rediff.com3 days ago
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Run-up to Gurdaspur by-polls: Farmer unrest takes centre-stage in Punjab politics

The farmers' issues are back on the centre-stage of Punjab politics once again. With the Captain Amarinder Singh-led Congress government having completed six months of 'grace' period in office, the masses, particularly in the rural areas, have started getting ...
 catchnews.com4 weeks ago
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Why is the govt mum on high petro prices?

BJP-ruled Maharashtra levies 46.52 per cent VAT (47.64 per cent in Mumbai) on petrol, the highest in the country. Finance Minister Arun Jaitley provided no indication on Wednesday of any cut in excise duty on petrol and diesel to cushion the spike in rates, saying that the government needs revenue to support public spending without which growth will suffer. States levy a high amount of sales tax or VAT on fuel, he said without referring to the Rs 11.77 per litre hike in excise duty on petrol ...
 Rediff.com4 weeks ago
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Manmohan Singh-led Cong group to arrive in Jammu tomorrow

Former Prime Minister Manmohan Singh-led policy planning group of the Congress will be arriving in Jammu on Sunday on a two-day visit to study the ground security situation in the state. The Manmohan Singh-led Congress policy planning group, which also include former Union ministers P Chidambaram, Ghulam Nabi Azad and Ambika Soni, will also meet senior party leaders, including MLAs and MLCs, Jammu and Kashmir Pradesh Congress Committee chief spokesperson, Ravinder Sharma said. Senior Congress ...
 Rediff.com1 month ago
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Is Hamid Ansari right?

'Is Ansari flagging a genuine concern? Is a rectification called for?''And finally: Do minorities matter?' asks Shekhar Gupta. Let's set this argument up by borrowing our courtroom judges' method by stating the bare facts first. We will argue and conclude later whether it is a good or a bad thing. With the departure of Mohammad Hamid Ansari, Indian political history has opened a new chapter.   I have checked, even deep trawled the history of many short-term governments, but failed to find ...
 Rediff.com1 month ago
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House should debate, not disrupt: Newly-elected RS Chairman Naidu

Amid a warm welcome, Venkaiah Naidu on Friday took over as the new Chairman of the Rajya Sabha with an emphasis that there should be no disruptions in the House and all parties should work together, without treating each other as “enemies”. He also said that he did not approve of bills being passed in the din and underlined that it can happen when there are no disruptions. In parliamentary democracy, the Opposition must have its say but the government must have its way, he quipped, ...
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