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Got 17 crore votes in 2014, target for 2019 is 22 crore, says BJP chief Amit Shah

Got 17 crore votes in 2014, target for 2019 is 22 crore, says BJP chief Amit Shah

Got 17 crore votes in 2014, target for 2019 is 22 crore, says BJP chief Amit Shah With an eye on the upcoming Lok Sabha polls, BJP president Amit Shah on Wednesday said the party aims to increase its vote share from 17 crore people in 2014 to 22 crore in 2019. “Our key schemes such as Mudra, Ujjwala, etc. have helped people greatly and we hope these families will remember us when they vote,” Amit Shah said. Amid talks of opposition parties coming together for the 2019 Lok Sabha polls, the BJP chief said the party is only concerned ...

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Dokka Manikya Vara Prasad Slams BJP over Kadapa Steel Factory

Dokka Manikya Vara Prasad Slams BJP over Kadapa Steel Factory

Dokka Manikya Vara Prasad Slams BJP over Kadapa Steel Factory

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Minister Kala Venkata Rao Comments on BJP & YS Jagan

Minister Kala Venkata Rao Comments on BJP & YS Jagan

Minister Kala Venkata Rao Comments on BJP & YS Jagan

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Pranab Mukherjee could be consensus PM candidate in 2019: Shiv Sena

Pranab Mukherjee could be consensus PM candidate in 2019: Shiv Sena

Pranab Mukherjee could be consensus PM candidate in 2019: Shiv Sena Trying to queer the pitch for Prime Minister Narendra Modi, the Shiv Sena on Saturday spoke of the possibility of former President Pranab Mukherjee being a “consensus candidate” to lead an NDA government if the BJP fails to get a majority on its own in the 2019 general elections. The editorial in the latest edition of Sena’s mouthpiece Saamna claims that “political corridors in Delhi are abuzz with the possibility of Mr Mukherjee being a consensus candidate for the PM’s post” if the BJP fails to garner a majority ...

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Never mind which team I am in, my work is always good: Nitish Kumar

Never mind which team I am in, my work is always good: Nitish Kumar

Never mind which team I am in, my work is always good: Nitish Kumar Ten months after aligning with alliance partner BJP, Bihar Chief Minister and Janata Dal (United) leader Nitish Kumar offered his defence and a stinging rebuttal to his critics who have been targeting him for switching sides and signing up with the BJP. Nitish Kumar in his defence said that there had been consistency and continuity in his decisions over the nearly 12 years that he had been the chief minister of Bihar irrespective of who his alliance partners were. Nitish Kumar also spoke about Janata Dal ...

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After bypolls broaden rift, Amit Shah to meet Udhav Thackeray tomorrow

After bypolls broaden rift, Amit Shah to meet Udhav Thackeray tomorrow

After bypolls broaden rift, Amit Shah to meet Udhav Thackeray tomorrow In a major development ahead of the 2019 general elections, BJP national president Amit Shah will meet Shiv Sena’s Uddhav Thackeray tomorrow in Mumbai. The meeting is seen as a rare effort to reach out to its oldest but most aggressively critical alliance partner. The meeting is being viewed as significant as it comes days after the two bickering allies contested the Palghar bypolls separately. The move is being seen as an attempt by the BJP to reach out to the sulking ally which has been openly criticising senior ...

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Another BJP worker found hanging in West Bengal, CID to probe death

Another BJP worker found hanging in West Bengal, CID to probe death

Another BJP worker found hanging in West Bengal, CID to probe death The body of a BJP worker was found hanging from an electric pole in the Purulia district of West Bengal. 32-year-old Dulal Kumar, who went missing on Friday, was found hanging by a pole in Dabha village of Purulia’s Balarampur. BJP alleged that the ruling-Trinamool Congress was behind the incident. West Bengal Police said the investigation of Dulal’s murder has been handed over to Crime Investigation Department (CID). Taking to Twitter, BJP National General Secretary Kailash Vijayvargiya said that Dulal’s murder is quite similar to the lines with ...

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Yogi Adityanath criticised by his own MLA after BJP’s loss in Kairana bypoll

Yogi Adityanath criticised by his own MLA after BJP's loss in Kairana bypoll

Yogi Adityanath criticised by his own MLA after BJP’s loss in Kairana bypoll The defeat of BJP in the recently concluded bypoll in Uttar Pradesh has invited criticism from its own lawmakers. Chief Minister of Uttar Pradesh, Yogi Adityanath, has been openly criticised by his own party after it lost in two bypolls on Thursday. BJP MLA from the Hardoi district Shyam Prakash has named Yogi Adityanath in a satirical poem, posted on Facebook, in which he implies that the priest-politician came to power riding on Prime Minister Narendra Modi’s appeal but frittered away a massive public mandate in Uttar ...

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All gloves are off after bad show in bypolls, BJP allies voice discontent

All gloves are off after bad show in bypolls, BJP allies voice discontent

All gloves are off after bad show in bypolls, BJP allies voice discontent It was not just Uddhav Thackeray from Shiv Sena who attacked the BJP for its approach towards its NDA allies. Hours after BJP’s electoral defeats in by-election results were announced on Thursday, there was sharp criticism from Bihar as well. It came from none other than Bihar Chief Minister Nitish Kumar’s Janata Dal United, which renewed its alliance with the BJP after dumping the Rashtriya Janata Dal (RJD) and the Congress less than a year back. JD(U) told the BJP that it needed to up its handling ...

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AP Planning Commossion President Kutumba Rao Fires on BJP Over AP Funds Issue

AP Planning Commossion President Kutumba Rao Fires on BJP Over AP Funds Issue

AP Planning Commossion President Kutumba Rao Fires on BJP Over AP Funds Issue

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