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  • J&K Government Formation: Mehbooba Mufti Hints at Snapping Ties with the BJP

    PDP president Mehbooba Mufti gave a hint on Friday of snapping ties with coalition partner BJP if the confidence-building measures (CBMs) are not announced by the Centre to end the political logjam in Jammu & Kashmir. While holding a meeting with the party workers in Jammu, Mehbooba called for a “positive atmosphere” that needs to be created before the new government can be formed.

    2016-02-06 12:35:33 PM
  • Modi Launches Attack on Congress While Campaigning for Assam Polls

    During his campaign in Assam, Prime Minister Narendra Modi launched a scathing attack on the Congress for holding the Parliament to ransom. Address a huge gathering at Moran in Upper Assam, Modi said that the party, which has been reduced from 400 to 40 seats, is creating obstacle. Expressing frustration at not being able to push the reforms agenda, Modi blamed the Congress for not allowing the Upper House of Parliament to function.

    2016-02-06 12:33:52 PM
  • TRS Secures a Convincing Win in Greater Hyderabad Civic Polls

    Proving the exit polls right, the ruling TRS secured a thumping victory by winning 99 out of the 150 seats of the Greater Hyderabad Municipal Corporation. While the Majlis-e-Ittehadul Muslimeen (MIM) won 44 seats, neither the BJP nor the Congress could touch double digit. They got 4 and 2 seats respectively. In 2009, the Congress had won 50 seats. The final results of Puranapul revealed that the MIM won with a margin of 2878 votes.

    2016-02-06 12:32:23 PM
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