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`Lifetime ban` on convicted MPs, MLAs: Supreme Court to hear PIL today

New Delhi: The Supreme Court on Wednesday will hear the Public Interest Litigation (PIL) filed by Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) leader Ashwani Upadhyay, seeking a lifetime ban on convicted and charg...

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Mira-Bhayandar municipal polls: Sena to move EC against Jain monk's video appeal to vote for BJP

A Jain monk's appeal to voters to exercise their franchise in favour of the BJP in the Mira-Bhayandar municipal election has drawn flak from the Shiv Sena. Shiv Sena has objected to a video by a re...

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AIADMK merger: Plea in Madras HC over two leaves party symbol

A plea was filed today in the Madras High Court bench here seeking a direction to the Chief Election Commissioner and state Chief Electoral officer to conduct an election in the AIADMK to decide th...

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Rebel JD(U) leaders to call a national meet, stake claim

Rebel JD(U) leaders led by Sharad Yadav will call a "national council" meeting and approach the Election Commission to stake claim as the "real" party, Arun Shrivastava, a close aide of Yadav, said...

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Rebel JD(U) leaders to call a national meet, stake claim

Rebel JD(U) leaders led by Sharad Yadav will call a “national council” meeting and approach the Election Commission to stake claim as the “real” party, Arun Shrivastava, a close aide of Yadav, said...

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Dhinakaran says AIADMK merger 'betrayal' of Gen Secy Sasikala

Sidelined party Deputy General Secretary T T V Dhinkaran has dubbed the merger of two factions of the AIADMK as a "betrayal" of party general secretary V K Sasikala.Breaking his silence on the sudd...

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