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Bihar Mahagathbandhan Lok Sabha election seat sharing: RJD 20, Congress 9, others 11

Bihar Mahagathbandhan Lok Sabha election seat sharing: RJD 20, Congress 9, others 11

Sharad Yadav will contest on RJD symbol and merge his political outfit Loktantrik Janata Dal with the party after the Lok Sabha poll.

Mar 22, 2019, 16:58 PM IST
West Bengal: BJP workers vandalise office against nomination of Nisith Pramanik from Coochbehar

West Bengal: BJP workers vandalise office against nomination of Nisith Pramanik from Coochbehar

The workers vandalised furniture, ransacked the party office in Coochbehar, and heckled district chief Malati Rava, alleging that she took a bribe from Pramanik.

Mar 22, 2019, 16:43 PM IST
Lok Sabha election 2019: Raj Babbar rejects Moradabad seat, wants to contest from Fatehpur Sikri

Lok Sabha election 2019: Raj Babbar rejects Moradabad seat, wants to contest from Fatehpur Sikri

Uttar Pradesh Congress Committee chief Raj Babbar declined to contest from Moradabad constituency and instead sought out Fatehpur Sikri Lok Sabha seat on Friday. 

Mar 22, 2019, 16:37 PM IST
ED imposes Rs 14.40 lakh penalty on separatist leader Syed Ali Shah Geelani

ED imposes Rs 14.40 lakh penalty on separatist leader Syed Ali Shah Geelani

The probe agency had summoned the 87-year-old Separatist leader Geelani for allegedly possessing foreign exchange to the tune of 10,000 US Dollars illegally.

Mar 22, 2019, 16:34 PM IST
Shiv Sena releases first list of 21 candidates for Lok Sabha Election 2019

Shiv Sena releases first list of 21 candidates for Lok Sabha Election 2019

The Shiv Sena released its first list of candidates for Lok Sabha election 2019 on Friday. The list consists of 21 candidates who will be contesting from various parts of Maharashtra.

Mar 22, 2019, 16:19 PM IST
Two Lashkar terrorists slit minor's throat, get killed by security forces in J&K's Hajin

Two Lashkar terrorists slit minor's throat, get killed by security forces in J&K's Hajin

The operation against the militants was started on Thursday but the security forces had to proceed with caution as the ultras had taken two civilians hostage.

Mar 22, 2019, 16:12 PM IST
BJP springs surprise, denies tickets to 6 sitting MPs in Uttar Pradesh

BJP springs surprise, denies tickets to 6 sitting MPs in Uttar Pradesh

The party renominated Smriti Irani from Amethi to take on Congress president Rahul Gandhi.

Mar 22, 2019, 16:01 PM IST
Chandrababu Nadu's son Nara Lokesh files nomination, seeks parents' blessings

Chandrababu Nadu's son Nara Lokesh files nomination, seeks parents' blessings

He will contest from Mangalagiri constituency in Amaravati.

Mar 22, 2019, 15:09 PM IST
BSP releases first list of 11 candidates for Lok Sabha election

BSP releases first list of 11 candidates for Lok Sabha election

Kunwar Danish Ali, who recently quit Janta Dal-Secular to join BSP, has been fielded from Amroha while party MLA Ruchi Veera will contest from Anola. 

Mar 22, 2019, 14:25 PM IST
President Ram Nath Kovind, PM Narendra Modi greet people on Bihar Diwas

President Ram Nath Kovind, PM Narendra Modi greet people on Bihar Diwas

The day marks the formation of the state and is observed every year on March 22. 

Mar 22, 2019, 14:14 PM IST
Woman commits suicide at Noida's Sector 16 metro station

Woman commits suicide at Noida's Sector 16 metro station

The incident took place at Sector 16 metro station. 

Mar 22, 2019, 12:36 PM IST
Gautam Gambhir likely to join BJP on Friday

Gautam Gambhir likely to join BJP on Friday

Gautam Gambhir, a veteran of 58 Tests and 147 ODIs, had retired from all forms of cricket in December of last year. 

Mar 22, 2019, 12:08 PM IST
More than 100 kg gold seized in Uttar Pradesh's Ghaziabad

More than 100 kg gold seized in Uttar Pradesh's Ghaziabad

At least four people have been detained in connection with the matter.   

Mar 22, 2019, 12:07 PM IST
Jammu and Kashmir: Two terrorists killed in Bandipora' Hajin, search operation on

Jammu and Kashmir: Two terrorists killed in Bandipora' Hajin, search operation on

While one of them is a member of the terrorist group Lashkar-e-Taiba (LeT) Ali Bhai, the other is a local terrorist Iskantru.

Mar 22, 2019, 11:46 AM IST
Delhi Police sub-inspector stabbed during Holi celebrations, 3 held

Delhi Police sub-inspector stabbed during Holi celebrations, 3 held

Kumar was rushed to Balaji Action Hospital where he was operated on and is said to be out of danger.

Mar 22, 2019, 09:10 AM IST
Terrorist killed in Jammu and Kashmir's Shopian, operation underway

Terrorist killed in Jammu and Kashmir's Shopian, operation underway

A search operation is also in progress.

Mar 22, 2019, 06:52 AM IST
BJP releases list of 100 candidates for Odisha Assembly election

BJP releases list of 100 candidates for Odisha Assembly election

The Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) on Thursday released list of 100 candidates for the upcoming Assembly election in Odisha.

Mar 21, 2019, 23:18 PM IST
Two terrorists killed in encounter in Jammu and Kashmir's Baramulla, operation continues

Two terrorists killed in encounter in Jammu and Kashmir's Baramulla, operation continues

Two terrorists were killed by security forces in an encounter in Jammu and Kashmir's Baramulla district on Thursday.

Mar 21, 2019, 22:29 PM IST
TRS announces names of 17 candidates for Lok Sabha poll in Telangana

TRS announces names of 17 candidates for Lok Sabha poll in Telangana

Sitting MP K Kavitha, who is also the daughter of party supremo and Telangana Chief Minister K Chandrasekhar Rao, will contest from Nizamabad Lok Sabha constituency.

Mar 21, 2019, 21:43 PM IST
Nitin Gadkari, Poonam Mahajan in BJP's first list of candidates for Lok Sabha poll in Maharashtra

Nitin Gadkari, Poonam Mahajan in BJP's first list of candidates for Lok Sabha poll in Maharashtra

Nadda announced that Union Minister Nitin Gadkari will once again contest from Nagpur. 

Mar 21, 2019, 21:15 PM IST