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Preparation underway at SP college on Monday as Pune’s graduates’ and teachers’ constituency will go for polls on Tuesday (December 1).(Rahul Raut/HT PHOTO)

MVA faces first real electoral test today

By Yogesh Joshi | Hindustan Times, Pune
PUBLISHED ON DEC 01, 2020 04:36 PM IST
BJP’s Sangram Deshmukh is locked in a direct fight with NCP nominee Arun Lad with backing from MVA
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Bihar Minister Sanjay Jha.(HT file photo)
Bihar Minister Sanjay Jha.(HT file photo)

Issue of migrants will work to NDA’s advantage in Bihar polls: Sanjay Jha

By Smriti Kak Ramachandran | Hindustan Times
UPDATED ON OCT 22, 2020 07:57 AM IST
In an interview to Hindustan Times, Jha said the issue of migrant workers and the state’s Covid-19 response will work to the NDA’s advantage, contrary to the narrative the opposition is building.
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In the House on Monday, Naidu condemned actions of the eight MPs and read out a list of “offences” he said the members were guilty of.(ANI)
In the House on Monday, Naidu condemned actions of the eight MPs and read out a list of “offences” he said the members were guilty of.(ANI)

More chaos in House as 8 MPs suspended

By Smriti Kak Ramachandran | Hindustan Times, New Delhi, New Delhi
UPDATED ON SEP 22, 2020 05:09 AM IST
Trinamool Congress floor leader Derek O’Brien and his colleague Dola Sen; Aam Aadmi Party’s Sanjay Singh; Congress’s Rajeev Satav, Syed Nasir Hussain and Ripun Borah; and KK Ragesh and Elamaram Kareem of the CPI(M) were suspended for seven days each.
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Arvind Kejriwal promised the creation of a welfare state in Delhi. This message resonated with women(Sanjeev Verma/HT PHOTO)
Arvind Kejriwal promised the creation of a welfare state in Delhi. This message resonated with women(Sanjeev Verma/HT PHOTO)

How women are shaping political outcomes in India | Opinion

By Shashi Shekhar
UPDATED ON FEB 17, 2020 06:13 PM IST
From steering Kejriwal to victory to supporting Modi’s initiatives, women now have an independent voice
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BJP leader Manoj Tiwari. In Delhi, where the BJP had won just three of the 70 seats in the last assembly elections, the party fought a pitched battle to wrest control of Delhi from the AAP using national issues as poll planks.(ANI File Photo)
BJP leader Manoj Tiwari. In Delhi, where the BJP had won just three of the 70 seats in the last assembly elections, the party fought a pitched battle to wrest control of Delhi from the AAP using national issues as poll planks.(ANI File Photo)

BJP to carry out detailed evaluation of Delhi results, plan to increase vote share to 51%

By Smriti Kak Ramachandran | Hindutsan Times, New Delhi
UPDATED ON FEB 14, 2020 01:48 AM IST
BJP, which failed to convert its campaign pivoted on issues of nationalism into a victory in Delhi, has set itself a goal of reviving its organisational structure and increasing the party’s vote share to as much as 51% for the forthcoming elections, said persons aware of the developments.
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People of Delhi have given a historic victory to the AAP in the assembly polls, said the party leader and MP Sanjay Singh(Sanchit Khanna/HT PHOTO)
People of Delhi have given a historic victory to the AAP in the assembly polls, said the party leader and MP Sanjay Singh(Sanchit Khanna/HT PHOTO)

People of Delhi have given historic win to AAP: Sanjay Singh

By Asian News International | New Delhi
UPDATED ON FEB 11, 2020 01:57 PM IST
Delhi Election Result 2020: Along with Singh other Aam Aadmi Party leaders like ND Gupta and Sushil Gupta were also part of the celebration. Workers and supporters were seen dancing as the AAP is leading on 57 seats out of 70, according to official numbers from the Election Commission.
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TMC MP Derek O’Brien released a video backing Arvind Kejriwal’s Aam Aadmi Party in Delhi polls.(@derekobrienmp/Twitter screengrab)
TMC MP Derek O’Brien released a video backing Arvind Kejriwal’s Aam Aadmi Party in Delhi polls.(@derekobrienmp/Twitter screengrab)

‘Vote for Aam Aadmi Party’, says Derek O’Brien as Trinamool Congress backs AAP in Delhi polls

By HT Correspondent | Hindustan Times, New Delhi
UPDATED ON JAN 30, 2020 11:36 AM IST
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Congress MP from northeast and Naga People's Front MPs protest against the Citizenship Amendment Bill at Parliament during the ongoing Winter Session, in New Delhi.(PTI)
Congress MP from northeast and Naga People's Front MPs protest against the Citizenship Amendment Bill at Parliament during the ongoing Winter Session, in New Delhi.(PTI)

Stage is set for Parliament showdown over citizenship

By HT Correspondent | Hindustan Times, New Delhi
UPDATED ON DEC 05, 2019 08:12 AM IST
As of now, the Congress, Dravida Munnetra Kazhagam (DMK), Left parties, Telugu Desam Party and Delhi’s ruling Aam Admi Party (AAP) are committed to opposing the bill, which seeks to fast-track the grant of Indian citizenship to religious minorities from the Muslim-majority nations of Afghanistan, Bangladesh and Pakistan.
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(Photo: PTI)
(Photo: PTI)

News updates from Hindustan Times at 5 PM: Grenade attack in J-K’s Sopore injures 6 civilians and all the latest news at this hour

By HT Correspondent | Hindutsan Times, New Delhi
UPDATED ON OCT 28, 2019 04:54 PM IST
Here are today’s top news, analysis and opinion curated for you at 5 PM. Know all about the latest news and other news updates from Hindustan Times.
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Delhi chief minister Arvind Kejriwal and labour minister Gopal Rai address at a press conference on Monday.(Mohd Zakir/ HT photo)
Delhi chief minister Arvind Kejriwal and labour minister Gopal Rai address at a press conference on Monday.(Mohd Zakir/ HT photo)

5 points from Arvind Kejriwal’s plan to hike in minimum wage for 55 lakh workers

By HT Correspondent | Hindustan Times, New Delhi
UPDATED ON OCT 28, 2019 06:21 PM IST
Earlier this month, the Supreme Court had allowed the Aam Aadmi Party (AAP) government in the national capital to notify the 37% hike in minimum wages for workers.
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Delhi CM Arvind Kejriwal speaks to the public in Mundka.(Twitter)
Delhi CM Arvind Kejriwal speaks to the public in Mundka.(Twitter)

Delhi CM inaugurates underground water reservoir in Mundka

By HT Correspondent | Hindustan Times,New Delhi
PUBLISHED ON AUG 12, 2019 12:50 PM IST
The UGR with a capacity of 165 lakh litres is expected to benefit 5.36 lakh residents living in 14 villages and 27 unauthorised colonies in the area, where either the supply was low or did not have piped connections.
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The CM also talked about the Delhi government’s flagship project of installing CCTV cameras across the city.(HT Photo)
The CM also talked about the Delhi government’s flagship project of installing CCTV cameras across the city.(HT Photo)

Ready to work with Centre to improve law and order: Government

By HT Correspondent | New Delhi
UPDATED ON JUN 25, 2019 07:27 AM IST
Kejriwal also spoke on the issue on the sidelines of a function and said “politics needs to be set aside” and that his government was ready to cooperate with the Centre to make the city safer.
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Delhi is all set to witness a triangular contest in the 2019 general elections.(Raj K Raj/HT PHOTO)
Delhi is all set to witness a triangular contest in the 2019 general elections.(Raj K Raj/HT PHOTO)

Lok Sabha elections 2019: Delhi all set for triangular fight but who holds X factor?

By Roshan Kishore | New Delhi
UPDATED ON MAY 11, 2020 11:56 PM IST
The AAP and the Congress had prolonged, but unsuccessful, negotiations in an attempt to arrive at an alliance against the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP).
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Federal think tank NITI Aayog has told the Election Commission that allegations levelled by the Opposition parties that it helped provide inputs to the Prime Minister’s Office in advance about the places he was set to campaign are unfounded.(HT File)
Federal think tank NITI Aayog has told the Election Commission that allegations levelled by the Opposition parties that it helped provide inputs to the Prime Minister’s Office in advance about the places he was set to campaign are unfounded.(HT File)

Didn’t help provide inputs to PMO, Niti Aayog tells Election Commission

By HT Correspondent | New Delhi
PUBLISHED ON MAY 09, 2019 11:35 PM IST
Both the Congress and the Aam Admi Party had complained to the poll panel that the think-tank was being used by the Prime Minister’s Office for election purposes, citing media reports.
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Prayagraj: Aam Aadmi Party candidate 'Kinnar Akhada' Mahamandaleshwar Bhawani Nath Valmiki, also known as Bhavani Maa, after a press conference, in Prayagraj (Allahabad).(PTI)
Prayagraj: Aam Aadmi Party candidate 'Kinnar Akhada' Mahamandaleshwar Bhawani Nath Valmiki, also known as Bhavani Maa, after a press conference, in Prayagraj (Allahabad).(PTI)

Lok Sabha elections 2019: Transgender candidates vow to clean corruption

By Anupam Srivastava, Rajesh Srivastava, Abdul Jadid | Lucknow/Prayagraj/Gorakhpur
UPDATED ON MAY 03, 2019 09:57 AM IST
Uttar Pradesh has 8,374 registered transgender voters. In the 2019 Lok Sabha elections, the total number of “third gender” voters is 41,292, a rise of about 45% from the figures of 2014, when the Election Commission first started the category.
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The election commission rejected the objections raised by the Aam Admi Party against the nominations of BJP candidates from East Delhi, Gautam Gambhir, and South Delhi Ramesh Bidhuri.(PTI)
The election commission rejected the objections raised by the Aam Admi Party against the nominations of BJP candidates from East Delhi, Gautam Gambhir, and South Delhi Ramesh Bidhuri.(PTI)

Lok Sabha elections 2019: AAP’s objections to Gautam Gambhir, Bidhuri’s nominations rejected

By HT Correspondent | New Delhi
UPDATED ON APR 25, 2019 09:15 AM IST
AAP members were supported by the Congress in East Delhi, when they registered objections to Gambhir’s nomination on Wednesday.
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The Madhya Pradesh electoral office and the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) denied the charges.(AFP)
The Madhya Pradesh electoral office and the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) denied the charges.(AFP)

Madhya Pradesh election 2018: Congress complains to Election Commission alleging poll ‘conspiracy’ in MP

By Ranjan and Shruti Tomar
UPDATED ON DEC 02, 2018 09:21 AM IST
The Madhya Pradesh electoral office and the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) have denied the charges.
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Prime Minister Narendra Modi kicked off his MP campaign only on November 16. He also visited the Vindhya region, which has 30 seats in the 230-member strong state assembly.(PTI)
Prime Minister Narendra Modi kicked off his MP campaign only on November 16. He also visited the Vindhya region, which has 30 seats in the 230-member strong state assembly.(PTI)

Madhya Pradesh assembly elections 2018: High-decibel campaign ends

By HT Correspondent | Bhopal
UPDATED ON NOV 27, 2018 08:12 AM IST
Madhya Pradesh assembly elections 2018: Political observers say the assembly elections to be held on Wednesday is a close contest between the ruling BJP and Congress. Over 50 million voters will decide whether the BJP, which has ruled the state since 2003, will be fourth time lucky.
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AAP supporters arrive on a camel cart to file nominations at Collectorate in Jaipur on Thursday.(Prabhakar Sharma/HT Photo)
AAP supporters arrive on a camel cart to file nominations at Collectorate in Jaipur on Thursday.(Prabhakar Sharma/HT Photo)

116 file nominations for Rajasthan assembly polls on day 4

By Jaykishan Sharma | Hindustan Times, Jaipur, Jaipur
UPDATED ON NOV 16, 2018 08:28 AM IST
Ahead of Rajasthan assembly elections 2018, Aam Admi Party (AAP)’s Jugal Kishore Sharma, who filed his nomination from Jhotwara assembly seat, reached the district collector’s office on a camel while Shankar Lal Kumawat of Jan Kranti Dal, who will contest from Vidhyadhar Nagar, rode a horse.
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A Rafale fighter aircraft at an air show in Bengaluru.(PTI File Photo)
A Rafale fighter aircraft at an air show in Bengaluru.(PTI File Photo)

On Rafale deal, SC asks Centre to submit details of decision-making process

By Bhadra Sinha | Hindustan Times, New Delhi
UPDATED ON OCT 10, 2018 10:54 PM IST
The Supreme Court was hearing two petitions — one seeking the details of the agreement India has entered into with France for buying 36 Rafale Fighter Jets and the other seeking setting up of a special investigation team to probe the deal.
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Speaker Rana KP Singh(HT File)
Speaker Rana KP Singh(HT File)

Punjab assembly session: House pays homage to Vajpayee, Balramji Das Tandon , Kuldeep Nayar

By HT Correspondent | Hindustan Times, Chandigarh
UPDATED ON AUG 25, 2018 03:04 PM IST
Reading out Vajpayee’s obituary reference, speaker Rana KP Singh said the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) stalwart was respected cutting across parties.
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A polling staff tallies the candidates’ names on the Electronic Voting Machines (EVM) during Karnataka elections, in Bengaluru, May 11, 2018. While many developed countries are studying India’s electronic voting system, many parties in India want to go back to the paper ballot.(Arijit Sen/HT Photo)
A polling staff tallies the candidates’ names on the Electronic Voting Machines (EVM) during Karnataka elections, in Bengaluru, May 11, 2018. While many developed countries are studying India’s electronic voting system, many parties in India want to go back to the paper ballot.(Arijit Sen/HT Photo)

The opposition to EVMs is unreasonable

By HT Correspondent | Hindustan Times
UPDATED ON AUG 06, 2018 01:03 PM IST
The parties opposing it should choose their battle wisely. This latest move appears to be a case of sour grapes. While it has always maintained that EVMs are tamper-proof, the EC should for the sake of the citizens’ faith in the electoral process do more to clear the stakeholders’ apprehensions about the EVMs.
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Supreme Court had said that the Lieutenant Governor does not have independent decision-making powers, and is bound to act on the aid and advice of the council of ministers.(PTI File Photo)
Supreme Court had said that the Lieutenant Governor does not have independent decision-making powers, and is bound to act on the aid and advice of the council of ministers.(PTI File Photo)

Another showdown between Delhi govt and Lt Governor in Supreme Court today

By HT Correspondent | Hindustan Times, New Delhi
UPDATED ON JUL 26, 2018 08:26 AM IST
The Aam Aadmi Party government has accused the Lt Governor of stonewalling its orders on transfers and posting despite a court order.
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A file photo of BJP MP Shatrughan Sinha and former Union minister Yashwant Sinha at a press conference at Chandigarh Press Club on May 20, 2018.(HT File Photo)
A file photo of BJP MP Shatrughan Sinha and former Union minister Yashwant Sinha at a press conference at Chandigarh Press Club on May 20, 2018.(HT File Photo)

Yashwant, Shatrughan to attend AAP rally in PM Modi’s Varanasi constituency

By HT Correspondent | Hindustan Times, Varanasi
UPDATED ON JUN 25, 2018 02:40 PM IST
Aam Aadmi Party leader says the rally has been organised to protest against “emergency-like situation” in the country during the BJP rule.
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New Delhi: Delhi Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal, Deputy CM Manish Sisodia, Aam Aadmi Party (AAP) leaders Satyendra Kumar Jain and Gopal Rai during a sit-in protest at Lieutenant Governor Anil Baijal’s residence, in New Delhi on Sunday, June 16, 2018. (PTI Photo/ Twitter) (PTI6_16_2018_000209B)(PTI)
New Delhi: Delhi Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal, Deputy CM Manish Sisodia, Aam Aadmi Party (AAP) leaders Satyendra Kumar Jain and Gopal Rai during a sit-in protest at Lieutenant Governor Anil Baijal’s residence, in New Delhi on Sunday, June 16, 2018. (PTI Photo/ Twitter) (PTI6_16_2018_000209B)(PTI)

Statehood would solve many of Delhi’s problems

By Yogendra Yadav
UPDATED ON JUN 19, 2018 07:35 PM IST
It is tempting to look away or to take sides. But a concern for Delhi’s future requires us to judge the situation and think of a way out.
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Candle march carried out by residents in protest of the gangrape incidents of Kathua and Unnao on Sunday in Kota.(A.H Zaidi/HT PHOTO)
Candle march carried out by residents in protest of the gangrape incidents of Kathua and Unnao on Sunday in Kota.(A.H Zaidi/HT PHOTO)

Political and social groups protest against Kathua, Unnao rape cases

By HT Correspondent | Hindustan Times, Udaipur
PUBLISHED ON APR 16, 2018 10:04 PM IST
Few protestors came out under the banner of Muslim Mahasang with black ribbons on their arms, while few others expressed their anger by waving flags and slogans containing messages for women protection.
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Yogendra Yadav emerges as the hero in An Insignificant Man.
Yogendra Yadav emerges as the hero in An Insignificant Man.

An Insignificant Man movie review: Yogendra Yadav overshadows Arvind Kejriwal in this documentary on AAP

By Sweta Kaushal | Hindustan Times, New Delhi
UPDATED ON AUG 03, 2019 12:04 PM IST
An Insignificant Man is a peek into the working of politics and difficulties of bringing in honest measures to the system. But it does not hold the power to change your political beliefs.
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