Lok Sabha election 2019

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POLITICS

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BSP, Congress, Lok Sabha election 2019, Mayawati

Why Congress should never forget that Mayawati is a 'miracle of democracy'

A weak Congress is ideal for the BSP chief's bid for the prime ministership in 2019.

POLITICS

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Third Front, Rahul Gandhi, Mayawati, Lok Sabha election 2019

Lok Sabha elections 2019: How Mayawati and Rahul are playing political poker

In her well-calibrated attack on Congress leader Digvijiya Singh, Mayawati was careful not to target Sonia or Rahul Gandhi.

POLITICS

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Pranab Mukherjee, Rahul Gandhi, Lok Sabha election 2019, Rss event

First public event of RSS: Have Rahul Gandhi, Akhilesh Yadav, Owaisi really been invited?

The RSS is known to invite its adversaries. If they do a no-show, the RSS has nothing to lose. So, this is a win-win for the hardcore Hindutva group.

POLITICS

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VARIETY

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Lok Sabha election 2019, BJP, Kanhaiya Kumar, Hardik Patel

Kanhaiya Kumar and Hardik Patel are back in the game. Should BJP be worried?

While the BJP has not 'reacted' to Hardik Patel's indefinite fast, there are rumours that the party will field Rakesh Sinha from Begusarai to take on Kanhaiya.

POLITICS

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BJP, Lok Sabha election 2019, AAP, Atishi marlena

Why just Atishi Marlena, all netas' surnames should be dropped

Reports suggest the AAP leader's name was removed for sounding 'too Christian'. That debate aside, all politicians should drop their identity tags and show us only their vision.

POLITICS

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United Opposition, Congress, Maharashtra, Lok Sabha election 2019

Why Congress-led 'united Opposition' is already in disarray in Maharashtra

Smaller parties which have announced their candidates may play spoilsport.

POLITICS

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BJP, Narendra Modi, Lok Sabha election 2019, Mood of the nation

Why BJP is going to need its disgruntled allies and more to get a simple majority in 2019

Mood of the Nation poll says it could be a close call for both the NDA and the UPA, with neither getting a majority.

POLITICS

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Kashmir, Lok Sabha election 2019, Modi speech, Independence day 2018

Modi at Red Fort: With his word-bank drying, the PM delivered yet another election speech

Unlike his usual self, the Prime Minister's energy level today was way down.

POLITICS

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Rahul Gandhi, Narendra Modi, Mamata Banerjee, Lok Sabha election 2019

Why 2019 will see a 'khichdi' government, but cooked in Modi’s kitchen

The Mamata-Mayawati-Rahul-Akhilesh-Pawar-Gowda national mahagathbandhan is likely to fall short of a clear majority.