Winner of multiple national awards, Raj Kapoor is still widely known as 'the greatest showman of Indian cinema'
Shatrughan Sinha had joined Congress after being denied ticket last year by the BJP to contest from his home town, which he had won in 2009 and 2014.
The Congress is part of the Mahagathbandhan led by Lalu Prasad Yadav’s Rashtriya Janata Dal.
Luv Sinha, who was last seen in J.P. Dutta’s war movie Paltan in 2018 is going to contest the assembly elections from his ancestral town in Bihar.
In a series of tweets addressed to the prime minister, Sinha said: Your most talked about slogan ‘Beti Bachao Beti Padhao’ is contradictory to your teachings & preachings.'
Congress leader Shatrughan Sinha, who left the BJP after it refused him a ticket from Bihar's Patna Sahib, praised PM Modi's Independence Day speech saying the PM 'hit the nail right on the head, by speaking out on vital issues with a plan for a forward-looking India.'
The former BJP leader, who joined the Congress ahead of the Lok Sabha elections, also compared the Congress General Secretary to her late grandmother and former prime minister Indira Gandhi.
Union Minister Ravi Shankar Prasad garnered 6.07 lakh votes, while Shatrughan Sinha, a former Bollywood star who joined Congress earlier this year, managed only 3.22 lakh votes.
Several stars like Rajnikanth, Ekta Kapoor, Dharmendra Deol, and Riteish Deshmukh extended their happiness over Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP)’s victory, as the final results were declared on Thursday.
Lok Sabha Elections 2019: Over 10.01 crore voters are expected to decide the fate of 918 candidates. The Election Commission has set up more than 1.12 lakh polling stations for smooth conduct of polls.
Political leaders cutting across party lines have a striking similarity in taking loans from family members. From Congress president Rahul Gandhi to Samajwadi Party patriarch Mulayam Singh Yadav, all share this trait
In Patna Sahib in Bihar, Sinha is pitted against Union Minister Ravi Shankar Prasad, and the competition is said to be tough.
Samajwadi Party (SP) candidate Poonam Sinha, who is contesting from Lucknow, has topped the list of rich candidates with declared assets of over Rs 193 crore.
Sinha was in Madhya Pradesh to campaign for the state Chief Minister Kamal Nath's son Nakul Nath, who is contesting from the Chhindwara Lok Sabha parliamentary constituency against BJP's Nathan Shah.
Sinha held a road show in the aftermath of filing her nominations from Lucknow, in which hundreds of SP workers participated in raising slogans against the BJP government at the Centre and in the state.
Shatrughan Sinha said he 'would have loved' to fight Prime Minister Narendra Modi in the seat.
Shatrughan Sinha, who has been critical of Prime Minister Modi and BJP chief Amit Shah's leadership for long, joined the Congress on Saturday.
Shatrughan Sinha represents Bihar's Patna Sahib seat in the Lok Sabha. He is all set to take on the BJP's Ravi Shankar Prasad.
A farmer sits near his red chillies at a deserted APMC market, during the weekend curfew imposed by the Karnataka government to curb the spread of COVID-19, in Hubballi.PTI Photo
Delhi Chief Minister & AAP National Convenor Arvind Kejriwal being welcomed by women supporters during his door-to-door campaign ahead of the Goa Assembly elections, in Goa.PTI Photo
A health worker collects swab sample of a woman for COVID-19 test, amid concerns over rising Omicron cases, in Gurugram.PTI Photo
Traffic jam on a road at Shalimar Bagh during the weekend curfew imposed by the Delhi government to curb the spread of Covid-19, in New Delhi.PTI Photo/ Shahbaz Khan
The Lajpat Nagar market wears a deserted look during the weekend curfew imposed by the Delhi government to curb the spread of Covid-19, in New Delhi.PTI Photo/ Shahbaz Khan
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