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    Rahul Gandhi frames the debate for 2019

    It is a message given to every candidate preparing to present an argument before an audience.  In varying words, it says: ‘Authenticity trumps everything else. Do not be forced or strained. Let it come naturally to you. Prepare, then say it with conviction’. The message is simple, but it can take time to be internalised and implemented. It is a difficult journey for some and for others, like Congress President Rahul Gandhi,

  • Akhilesh Yadav gets party’s nod to decide on alliance, seat sharing for 2019 Lok Sabha elections

    Lucknow: The Samajwadi Party national executive today authorised party president Akhilesh Yadav to take a decision on alliances and seat sharing for the general elections next year, an SP leader said. Senior SP leader Ram Gopal Yadav said, “The main decision taken in the national executive is that party president Akhilesh Yadav has been authorised to take a decision on alliance and seat sharing for the 2019 Lok Sabha polls.”

  • Prashant Kishor back in BJP with a bang

    New Delhi : Poll strategist Prashant Kishor is back in Bharatiya Janata Party with a bang recruiting youths and renting out offices in Delhi and around for his new firm I-PAC to advise PM Narendra Modi once again in the 2019 Lok Sabha elections.

  • Mills oppose hike in sugarcane price

    New Delhi: The sugar industry is lobbying against a leaked report of the government’s move to hike the sugarcane price by 8% over the current year by fixing the fair and remunerative price (FRP) of Rs 275 per quintal below which the mills cannot buy the cane from the farmers.

  • Breaking! Riteish Deshmukh to contest 2019 Lok Sabha elections

    Actor and producer Riteish Deshmukh is all set to follow his eminent politician dad Vilasrao Deshmukh’s footsteps and enter politics! Yes, according to reports Riteish will contest elections from his hometown – Latur constituency. He will contest the Lok Sabha 2019 elections from Congress party. Now, this is a major development as it marks his transition from a Bollywood celeb to a politician. Earlier in 2016 when he was posed with this

  • Opposition fighting battle for its survival, ‘hatred for Modi’ sole glue binding opposition, says PM

    New Delhi: Prime Minister Narendra Modi has said the proposed grand opposition alliance is merely a “grand race” by his rivals to be the prime minister and is driven by “personal survival and power politics”. In an interview to Swarajya magazine, he said the opposition has no agenda except to remove him and that “hatred for Modi” is their “sole gluing force” as he expressed confidence that people

  • Amit Shah in Bengal: Target all Lok Sabha steats in state in 2019, says BJP chief

    Kolkata: Bharatiya Janata Party President Amit Shah on Wednesday asked the party’s West Bengal leadership to strive for victory in 100 per cent Lok Sabha seats in the state in the coming 2019 general election, a state BJP leader said here. Shah, on a two-day tour of the state, has also asked the state leaders not to compromise with Bengal’s ruling Trinamool Congress on any front.

  • PM Modi’s security guidelines: MHA says not new, it needs to be reiterated from time to time

    New Delhi: The Home Ministry today said the guidelines it has issued for the security of Prime Minister Narendra Modi were not new, and these were required to be reiterated from time to time. In a statement, the ministry said it had recently reiterated the guidelines or standard operating procedures regarding security arrangements of VVIPs during road shows to all states and Union territories.

  • Cong’s Opposition unity plan fizzling out in UP?

    New Delhi : The opposition parties’ grand plan of unity in the 2019 Lok Sabha elections to oust Narendra Modi from power appears to run into difficulty in Uttar Pradesh.

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    Strategy over four issues that may mar BJP’s victory march

    New Delhi : The RSS leadership has identified four issues that the Bhartiya Janata Party will have to tackle to win the 2019 Lok Sabha elections in a 5-day long closed-door brainstorming session of the BJP’s central and state organising general secretaries that concluded in the Surajkund holiday resort near Delhi on Monday. All these organising general secretaries are basically borrowed by the BJP from the RSS to run its show.

  • RaGa turns 48: Is Rahul Gandhi ready to take on BJP in 2019 general elections?

    Rahul Gandhi who has turned 48 today (June 19), in his rejuvenated avatar, has surprised his critics and his admirers, too. The new-found aggression with which he has been targeting the NDA government at Centre in general, and Prime Minister Narendra Modi in particular, is definitely a new avatar of the Congress President.

  • Cong to keep aap out of anti-Modi alliance

    New Delhi : The Congress is keen on sewing up an anti-Modi alliance at the national level but it will not join hands with the Aam Aadmi Party in the 2019 Lok Sabha elections.