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Locals demanding water block national highway near Shimla

Locals demanding water block national highway near Shimla

New Delhi: Shocked at the appaling shortage of clean water in Shimla currently, locals held a massive protest on Thursday and even blocked National Highway 5 near Kachi Ghati to register their grievances. Shimla, known as the Queen of Hills, has been grappling with falling water supplies in recent years. This year though, the situation has reached a tipping point ...

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Bypoll results 2018: Opposition unity pays off as BJP trails in 12 out of 15 seats

Bypoll results 2018: Opposition unity pays off as BJP trails in 12 out of 15 seats

NEW DELHI: In warring signs for the Narendra Modi and Amit Shah-powered BJP, the saffron party candidates either lost or were trailing in as many as 12 Lok Sabha and the assembly seats as the counting of votes began amid tight security on Thursday. The trends/results pouring in from various counting centre point towards a singular pattern emerging across the ...

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Kairana bypoll results: RLD’s Tabassum Hasan defeats Mriganka Singh of BJP

Kairana bypoll results: RLD’s Tabassum Hasan defeats Mriganka Singh of BJP

Rashtriya Lok Dal (RLD) leader Tabassum Hasan, backed by Congress, Samajwadi Party and Bahujan Samaj Party (BSP), on Thursday defeated Mriganka Singh of the Bharatiya Janata Party in the Kairana Lok Sabha byelections by over 55,000 votes. Conceding defeat even before the declaration of the full result, Mriganka Singh said that the BJP was not able to communicate effectively about ...

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Bypoll results 2018: List of winning candidates in Punjab's Shahkot, Uttarakhand's Tharali, Meghalaya's Ampati, Kerala's Chengannur, Bihar's Jokihat, Jharkhand's Gomia and Silli, West Bengal's Maheshtala, UP's Noorpur, Maharashtra's Palus Kadeg

Bypoll results 2018: List of winning candidates in Punjab’s Shahkot, Uttarakhand’s Tharali, Meghalaya’s Ampati, Kerala’s Chengannur, Bihar’s Jokihat, Jharkhand’s Gomia and Silli, West Bengal’s Maheshtala, UP’s Noorpur, Maharashtra’s Palus Kadeg

NEW DELHI: The counting of votes for bypolls to four Lok Sabha seats and 10 assembly seats has begun. The polling was conducted on May while the re-polling was held on May 30. Counting in the following seats are underway – Punjab’s Shahkot, Uttarakhand’s Tharali, Meghalaya’s Ampati, Kerala’s Chengannur, Bihar’s Jokihat, Jharkhand’s Gomia and Silli, West Bengal’s Maheshtala, Uttar Pradesh’s ...

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Noorpur Assembly bypoll results: Samajwadi Party’s Naim Ul Hasan defeats BJP’s Avani Singh

Noorpur Assembly bypoll results: Samajwadi Party’s Naim Ul Hasan defeats BJP’s Avani Singh

Samajwadi Party leader Naim Ul Hasan has defeated Avani Singh of the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) by 6211 votes. The bypoll in the Noorpur Assembly seat was necessitated after the death of sitting BJP MLA Lokendra Singh Chouhan. He was a two-time MLA from the seat. While the BJP had reposed faith in Avani Singh, wife of late MLA Lokendra ...

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Palghar Lok Sabha bypoll results: BJP leads by over 10,000 votes against Shiv Sena

Palghar Lok Sabha bypoll results: BJP leads by over 10,000 votes against Shiv Sena

Mumbai: The BJP candidate was on Thursday leading by more than 10,000 votes over his Shiv Sena rival in the counting for Palghar Lok Sabha seat bypoll in Maharashtra. After the fifth round of counting, the BJP’s nominee, Rajendra Gavit, secured 44,589 votes while the Shiv Sena’s Shrinivas Wanaga polled 34,218 votes, an election official said. The Bahujan Vikas Aghadi ...

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Noorpur Assembly bypoll results: Samajwadi Party leads by over 5000 votes

Noorpur Assembly bypoll results: Samajwadi Party leads by over 5000 votes

Samajwadi Party leader Naim Ul Hasan is leading by 5100 votes against Avani Singh of the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) in Noorpur Assembly constituency in Uttar Pradesh. The SP is leading by over 5000 votes after completing of 14 rounds of counting of votes. The bypoll in the Noorpur Assembly seat was necessitated after the death of sitting BJP MLA ...

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Assembly Bypoll results 2018 early trends: List of leading candidates

Assembly Bypoll results 2018 early trends: List of leading candidates

The early trends of Bypoll results 2018 for 10 Assembly constituencies are in. The results show a tight contest between BJP and Congress, while regional parties leading in other seats. Here’s a complete list of which party is leading 10 Assembly seats of Punjab’s Shahkot, Uttarakhand’s Tharali, Meghalaya’s Ampati, Kerala’s Chengannur, Bihar’s Jokihat, Jharkhand’s Gomia and Silli, West Bengal’s Maheshtala, ...

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Bypoll results 2018: List of winning candidates in Maharashtra's Palghar and Bhandara-Gondiya Lok Sabha constituency; Uttar Pradesh's Kairana Lok Sabha constituency, Nagaland parliamentary constituency

Bypoll results 2018: List of winning candidates in Maharashtra’s Palghar and Bhandara-Gondiya Lok Sabha constituency; Uttar Pradesh’s Kairana Lok Sabha constituency, Nagaland parliamentary constituency

NEW DELHI: The counting of votes for bypolls to four Lok Sabha seats – Palghar and Bhandara-Gondiya in Maharashtra, Kairana Lok Sabha constituency in Uttar Pradesh and Nagaland parliamentary constituency – has begun on Thursday. The polling was conducted on May while the re-polling was held on May 30. A positive outcome is necessary for the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) ...

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Lok Sabha bypoll results 2018: BJP’s Mriganka Singh trails against RLD in Kairana in Uttar Pradesh

Lok Sabha bypoll results 2018: BJP’s Mriganka Singh trails against RLD in Kairana in Uttar Pradesh

As the initial trends started coming in from Kairana Lok Sabha constituency in Uttar Pradesh, Mriganka Singh of the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) was trailing against Tabassum Hasan of the Rashtriya Lok Dal (RLD), who is backed by other parties like the Samajwadi Party and the Congress. Elections were necessitated in Kairana after the seat fell vacant in February following ...

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