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Lok Sabha Elections 2019

PM Modi Used Twitter To Woo Urban Voters, Tweet About Nationalism: US Study

Sep 10, 2021 Outlook Web Desk

The research published in the US talks about how Twitter was used by Narendra Modi and Rahul Gandhi during the 74-day campaigning in 2019 Lok Sabha elections. A quantitative as well as qualitative analysis of their tweets was presented.

'Focus On Improving Economy, Not Politics Of Hatred': Mamata Banerjee To Centre

Feb 10, 2020 Outlook Web Bureau

Banerjee also said that everyone should work together to improve the economy, and 'the prime minister should talk to Opposition parties if need be.'


'Missing' Posters Of BJP MP Sunny Deol Spring Up In Pathankot

The actor-turned-politician had appointed his personal assistant last year to ensure "smooth flow of work" during his absence but that too had led to a controversy.

BJP Losing Its Strongholds One By One, Maharashtra Is Latest

Nov 27, 2019 Qadri Inzamam

The BJP is losing grip over some of the key states. The party's strength that helped it ride a massive victory at the Centre in May this year has been put to test.


DMK's Kathir Anand Wins Vellore Lok Sabha Seat

Kathir Anand had polled about 4.85 lakh votes as against AIADMK's candidate A.C. Shanmugam who had polled about 4.77 lakh votes.

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19 July, 2019

Allahabad HC Issues Notice To PM Narendra Modi On Petition Challenging Election From Varanasi

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The petition was filed by former BSF jawan Tej Bahadur Yadav, who was declared Samajwadi Party candidate from Varanasi, but failed to contest the election as his nomination papers were rejected by the returning officer.


07 July, 2019

Sunny Deol's Election Expenditure Exceeded Rs 70 Lakh Limited: Report

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According to the report, the poll expenditure of Deol was found to be Rs 78,51,592, that is, Rs 8.51 lakh more than the statutory limit of Rs 70 lakh sanctioned for parliamentary elections.


06 July, 2019

Congress Needs A Young Leader To Galvanize It, Says Punjab CM Amarinder Singh

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Amarinder Singh says Rahul Gandhi's decision to quit was 'unfortunate' but the Congress party should look for a new leader to 'galvanize' it.


05 July, 2019

Jaya Prada Moves Court Against Azam Khan's Election From Rampur Parliamentary Constituency

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Jaya Prada alleged in the petition that at the time of his election, Azam Khan held the post of the Chancellor of Mohammad Ali Jauhar University, which was an office of profit.


02 July, 2019

2019 Lok Sabha Polls 'Least Free And Fair In 3 Decades': Group Of Ex Civil Servants Writes to Election Commission

Outlook Web Bureau

The group also charged the ECI with allegations of blithely ignoring hate speeches and communally loaded statements by candidates, primarily of the BJP," just by saying that it "had no power to take actions.


02 July, 2019

'Unfortunate To See Controversy Being Created': Sunny Deol On Appointing 'Representative' In Gurdaspur

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In a letter issued on the letterhead of the Gurdaspur MP, Sunny Deol appointed Gurpreet Singh Palheri as his 'representative' to 'attend meetings and follow important matters'.


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29 June, 2019

Resignation Of Congress Office-Bearers Pour In To Convince Rahul Gandhi To Stay

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A common letter of resignation was being circulated on social media with the names and signatures of certain Congressmen, including those of Haryana Mahila Congress chief Sumitra Chauhan and AICC secretaries Rajesh Dharmani and Virender Rathore.


25 June, 2019

'At Least He Quoted Nehru Today': Adhir Ranjan Chowdhury After PM Modi's Attack On Congress

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Earlier, PM Modi tore into the Congress and its leaders, saying the party had never given any credit to former prime minister Narasimha Rao for his accomplishments as the leader of the country.


25 June, 2019

Disclosure Of Ashok Lavasa's Dissent Note May 'Endanger Life Or Physical Safety' Of Individual: EC

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Election Commissioner Ashok Lavasa had reportedly dissented on a series of clean chits given by the commission to Prime Minister Narendra Modi and BJP president Amit Shah on their speeches.


22 June, 2019

Poster Declaring Reward For Tracing 'Missing' RJD Leader Tejashwi Yadav Appears In Bihar's Muzaffarpur

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Underneath is written whoever brings back Leader of the Opposition Tejashwi Yadav will be given a reward of Rs 5,100 and a footnote added he has been missing since the Lok Sabha polls results were declared.


13 June, 2019

BJP Yet To Reach Its Peak, Need To Expand To New Regions: Amit Shah

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Addressing a press conference, BJP's general secretary Bhupender Yadav shared the details of Amit Shah's speech in the meeting.


10 June, 2019

Bomb Blast Accused Will Hear President Speak In Parliament: Sharad Pawar On BJP's Pragya Singh

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NCP chief Sharad Pawar took a potshot at BJP's newly elected MP and Malegaon blast accused Pragya Singh saying it does not behove a democracy to send such people to the parliament


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10 June, 2019

As WB Governor Meets PM Modi, BJP Says Not Demanding President's Rule In Bengal

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The West Bengal governor Keshari Nath Tripathi met Prime Minister Narendra Modi and Home Minister Amit Shah to apprise them of the prevailing situation in the state, where post-poll violence has claimed nearly a dozen lives so far.


Photo Gallery

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.

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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.

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A health worker collects swab sample of a woman for COVID-19 test, amid concerns over rising Omicron cases, in Gurugram.

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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.

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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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