Congress Names 9 More Assembly Candidates In Odisha
Sunday, April 7, 2019, 4:39 PM
The All India Congress Committee has announced candidates for nine more Assembly seats in Odisha. Odisha Pradesh Congress Committee (OPCC) President Niranjan Patnaik will contest from the Bhandaripokhari Assembly seat in Bhadrak district apart from the Ghasipura Assembly seat in Keonjhar district. Meanwhile, the Biju Janata Dal said it will field Sarojini Hembram from Baripada Assembly constituency.
Tamil Nadu Candidate Declares Rs 1.76 lakh Crore Cash, World Bank Loan
Thursday, April 4, 2019, 7:34 AM
J Mohanraj's election affidavit looks nondescript at first glace, with pages of text marked with seals and signatures. Then, you notice he's mentioned a "world Bank", haphazard capitals included. Specifically, his "other dues" are a "4 lakh crore loan with world Bank". And believe it or not, a space that prompts him to specify an outstanding amount is marked nil.
With eye on polls, PM Modi to launch big projects in Maharashtra's Solapur
Wednesday, January 9, 2019, 8:33 AM
With an eye on the upcoming general and state assembly elections due later this year, PM Modi will launch several big projects in Western Maharashtra's Solapur district. The BJP made inroads into western Maharashtra which was once a strong turf of the Congress in 2014. The visit and the launch of developmental projects are also being seen as BJP's poll campaign launch in Maharashtra.