The ruling Congress and the BJP have joined the political newcomer AAP in pasting posters and banners on the back of auto-rickshaws.
The apex court directed the Election Commission to have an option of ‘None Of The Above’ (NOTA) on the electronic voting machines and ballot papers, which can be used by voters to reject all candidates contesting the polls. Chetan Chauhan reports. POLL: Will you exercise your right to reject poll candidates? | Not sure if 'right to reject' will work: Twitter, Facebook
Candidates found guilty of providing false information and hiding facts in election affidavits would go to jail for three years and face automatic disqualification from contesting for at least a further six years under a proposal the government is preparing to place before Parliament.
AAP says CD was doctored, Kumar Vishwas files police complaint
In an obvious bid to perk up its workers in the state, the BJP will felicitate its two Muzaffarnagar MLAs, Sangeet Singh Som and Suresh Rana, during Narendra Modi’s rally in Agra on November 21.
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A divorce, a jail term, determined foes: Bihar CM Nitish Kumar fighting a lone battle?
The divorce between Narendra Modi’s Bharatiya Janata Party and Nitish Kumar’s Janata Dal(U) and a few days of change in residence for Rashtriya Janata Dal’s Lalu Prasad – from 10, Circular Road in Patna to the Ranchi jail in Jharkhand – have totally changed the game that is played in Bihar.
Angry with the SP, convinced that the Congress is a losing proposition, unsure of AAP’s ability to win, and fearful that Mayawati may ally with the BJP in the future, Muslims have a difficult choice.