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Farmers protesting against the new farm laws at Kundli border in Sonepat on Saturday.(PTI Photo)

Farmers uproot BJP workers’ tent in Fatehabad for fast backing farm laws

By HT Correspondent | Hindustan Times, Rohtak
PUBLISHED ON DEC 19, 2020 03:19 PM IST
Haryana BJP announced a day’s fast and dharna at district headquarters to counter the farmers’ protest against the Centre’s new farm laws and to demand the construction of the SYL Canal in Punjab and its share of water.
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State party leaders from Mandi have been asked for a response for issuing statements to the media and writing to the high command against Himachal Pradesh Congress Committee Kuldeep Singh Rathore (in pic).(HT file photo)
State party leaders from Mandi have been asked for a response for issuing statements to the media and writing to the high command against Himachal Pradesh Congress Committee Kuldeep Singh Rathore (in pic).(HT file photo)

HPCC issues notice to 12 Mandi Congress leaders for indiscipline

By Gaurav Bisht | Hindustan Times, Shimla
PUBLISHED ON DEC 02, 2020 04:03 PM IST
Among those asked to reply in 15 days are Champa Thakur, the daughter of former minister Kaul Singh Thakur and the Congress candidate in the 2017 Vidhan Sabha elections, and two former MLAs Sohan Lal and Mansa Ram.
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All party meet for DDC polls: Parties accuse EC of kowtowing to BJP

By Ravi Krishnan Khajuria | Hindustan Times/Jammu, Jammu
UPDATED ON NOV 12, 2020 01:26 AM IST
Dissatisfied over arrangements and alleging favouritism, the Panthers Party staged a walk out
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Protesters surround a dummy depicting United States President Donald Trump making a Nazi salute before burning it in Medellin, Colombia, on November 6, 2020, in the framework of the US election(Photo: AFP)
Protesters surround a dummy depicting United States President Donald Trump making a Nazi salute before burning it in Medellin, Colombia, on November 6, 2020, in the framework of the US election(Photo: AFP)

A president who changed the party: Trump stamp on GOP will last long

By Pramit Pal Chaudhari | Hindustan Times
UPDATED ON NOV 08, 2020 04:56 AM IST
Triumphant Trumpism will be a bane for a President Biden. Biden had hoped to work with mainstream Republicans and resurrect bipartisanship in Washington.
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Seeking revocation of the farm bills, Shiromani Akali Dal chief Sukhbir Singh Badal will lead a farmer march from Takht Damdama Sahib, while SAD MP Harsimrat Kaur Badal will lead the march from Akal Takht to Dussehra Ground, Mohali, on October 1.(HT file photo)
Seeking revocation of the farm bills, Shiromani Akali Dal chief Sukhbir Singh Badal will lead a farmer march from Takht Damdama Sahib, while SAD MP Harsimrat Kaur Badal will lead the march from Akal Takht to Dussehra Ground, Mohali, on October 1.(HT file photo)

SAD to hold 3-hour chakka jam on September 25, lead kisan march from three Takhts on October 1

By HT Correspondent | Hindustan Times, Chandigarh
PUBLISHED ON SEP 22, 2020 06:30 AM IST
SAD core committee presided over by party president Sukhbir Singh Badal decides to contact like-minded regional parties across the country to evolve a joint strategy and put up a united fight to get the farm bills revoked
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NCP supremo Sharad Pawad (centre) takes stock of the Covid-19 situation in Pune. Also seen are NCP leaders Amol Kolhe (third from left) and Vandana Chavan (fourth from right).
NCP supremo Sharad Pawad (centre) takes stock of the Covid-19 situation in Pune. Also seen are NCP leaders Amol Kolhe (third from left) and Vandana Chavan (fourth from right).

Sharad Pawar expresses concern over COEP jumbo facility

By HT Correspondent | Hindustan Times, Pune, Pune
PUBLISHED ON SEP 05, 2020 04:34 PM IST
Pawar asked party workers from the city to help people get timely medical help
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Ludhiana has reported over a 100 positive cases for the fifth consecutive day, even as it recorded 104 cases on Wednesday, 120 on Thursday, followed by 105 on Friday(HT Photo/For representation)
Ludhiana has reported over a 100 positive cases for the fifth consecutive day, even as it recorded 104 cases on Wednesday, 120 on Thursday, followed by 105 on Friday(HT Photo/For representation)

Ex BJP district chief Ravinder Arora, 126 others test positive for Covid-19, 2 die in Ludhiana

By HT Correspondent | Hindustan Times, Ludhiana, Ludhiana
UPDATED ON JUL 26, 2020 11:41 PM IST
The highest single day spike of 164 cases and seven deaths was recorded on Saturday
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Coronavirus: Will ensure smooth supply of essentials, says Jai Ram

By HT Correspondent | Hindustan Times, Shimla, Shimla
UPDATED ON MAR 28, 2020 08:42 PM IST
Control rooms in the state are monitoring the movement of vehicles round the clock to ensure that there was no shortage of essentials in the state.
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AAP to replicate Delhi model in Punjab, says Jarnail Singh

By HT Correspondent | Hindustan Times, Amritsar, Amritsar
PUBLISHED ON MAR 05, 2020 09:34 PM IST
Newly appointed in-charge of state affairs holds meeting with party leaders in Amritsar
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West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee(ANi file photo)
West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee(ANi file photo)

Mamata Banerjee to push anti-CAA resolution in assembly that TMC had opposed

By HT Correspondent | Hindustan Times, Kolkata
UPDATED ON AUG 29, 2020 07:11 AM IST
Significantly, Banerjee’s statement comes two days after TMC Lok Sabha MP Saugata Roy said at an anti-CAA training programme for party leaders in North 24 Parganas district that Bengal was a step behind Kerala and Punjab in opposing CAA.
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Shamsher Singh won from the Narwana assembly constituency in 1967, 1977, 1982 and 1991. He was also elected as an MLA from Kaithal assembly constituency in 2001.(HT file photo)
Shamsher Singh won from the Narwana assembly constituency in 1967, 1977, 1982 and 1991. He was also elected as an MLA from Kaithal assembly constituency in 2001.(HT file photo)

Former Haryana Congress chief Shamsher Singh Surjewala passes away

By Indo Asian News Service | Indo Asian News Service, Chandigarh
UPDATED ON JAN 20, 2020 02:44 PM IST
Father of Congress national media in-charge and national spokesperson Randeep Singh Surjewala, Shamsher Singh died after a brief illness. Funeral at Narwana today
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Delhi Polls: Haryana BJP leaders to campaign for party candidates on 37 seats

By HT Correspondent | Hindustan Times, Rohtak, Rohtak
UPDATED ON JAN 17, 2020 11:12 PM IST
Haryana BJP state president Subhash Barala on Friday said senior leaders from the state will campaign for party candidates on 37 assembly seats in Delhi
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SAD to meet guv seeking probe into power purchase by govt

By HT Correspondent | Hindustan Times, Chandigarh, Chandigarh
PUBLISHED ON JAN 11, 2020 10:23 PM IST
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Aam Aadmi Party Lok Sabha MP Bhagwant Mann will address rallies in all 70 assembly constituencies in Delhi in the run-up to the February 8 elections.(HT File Photo)
Aam Aadmi Party Lok Sabha MP Bhagwant Mann will address rallies in all 70 assembly constituencies in Delhi in the run-up to the February 8 elections.(HT File Photo)

Bhagwant Mann leads Punjab AAP charge as state unit heads to campaign for Delhi elections

By HT Correspondent | Hindustan Times, Chandigarh, Chandigarh
UPDATED ON JAN 07, 2020 11:21 AM IST
Leader of opposition in Punjab assembly Harpal Singh Cheema said the state contingent comprising MLAs, core committee members and district-level functionaries will head to Delhi next week.
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Punjab Cong protest against CAA today

By HT Correspondent | Hindustan Times, Chandigarh
PUBLISHED ON DEC 29, 2019 10:54 PM IST
Punjab Congress president Sunil Jakhar said chief minister Captain Amarinder Singh, Punjab affairs in-charge Asha Kumari, cabinet ministers and other party leaders of the state would participate in the protest
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JJP leadership to take call on action against MLA Gautam: Dushyant

By HT Correspondent | Hindustan Times, CHANDIGARH, Chandigarh
UPDATED ON DEC 27, 2019 07:01 AM IST
Gautam had announced his resignation as party’s vice president, saying he was “upset with functioning of the JJP.”
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It remains to be seen if the dissidents in the BJP who have started making noise succeed in clipping Fadnavis’ wings or they themselves become irrelevant in the party.(Hindustan Times)
It remains to be seen if the dissidents in the BJP who have started making noise succeed in clipping Fadnavis’ wings or they themselves become irrelevant in the party.(Hindustan Times)

Fadnavis and the rumblings within Maharashtra BJP

UPDATED ON DEC 16, 2019 11:54 PM IST
Last week saw something that the BJP in Maharashtra had not witnessed in a long time: Two senior party leaders openly expressing their unhappiness with the state of the affairs in the party.
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The Congress house was visibly divided and its leaders spoke in contradictory tunes as far as the party’s future strategy is concerned.(Sonu Mehta/HT PHOTO)
The Congress house was visibly divided and its leaders spoke in contradictory tunes as far as the party’s future strategy is concerned.(Sonu Mehta/HT PHOTO)

Karnataka byelections: Here is why Congress lost

By Aurangzeb Naqshbandi | Hindustan Times, New Delhi
UPDATED ON DEC 10, 2019 02:03 PM IST
Out of the 15 seats for which by-elections were held on December 5, BJP won 12 while Congress secured two and the remaining one was bagged by an Independent.
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Ba Yi or August 1 home for army veterans on the outskirts of China’s Yan’an city is a sprawling complex of sunlit rooms, quiet, antiseptic corridors and manicured gardens.(HT Photo (Sutirtho Patranobis))
Ba Yi or August 1 home for army veterans on the outskirts of China’s Yan’an city is a sprawling complex of sunlit rooms, quiet, antiseptic corridors and manicured gardens.(HT Photo (Sutirtho Patranobis))

An old age oasis for veterans of China’s Red Army

By Sutirtho Patranobis | Yan’an (Shaanxi)
PUBLISHED ON DEC 02, 2019 03:37 PM IST
At least half-a-dozen of its inmates were part of the Red Army, the predecessor of the People’s Liberation Army, and fought during the civil war and the anti-Japanese war in the late 1930s and 1940s.
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After poll debacle, HP Congress wants panel to take ‘inactive leaders’ to task

By Gaurav Bisht, Shimla
UPDATED ON OCT 29, 2019 09:53 PM IST
The Congress, which is bogged down with intraparty squabbles, had put up a spirited fight in the Pachhad assembly segment that was once the bastion of the grand old party. However, the Congress candidate lost his deposit in Dharamshala.
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Responding to Pawar’s statement, Raut said, “Balasaheb was arrested on the insistence of a leader, arresting Balasaheb was a mistake, etc.(HT image)
Responding to Pawar’s statement, Raut said, “Balasaheb was arrested on the insistence of a leader, arresting Balasaheb was a mistake, etc.(HT image)

Apologise for arrest of Bal Thackeray in 2000: Shiv Sena to NCP

By Faisal Malik | Hindustan Times, Mumbai
UPDATED ON OCT 13, 2019 07:09 AM IST
Recently, Sena president Uddhav Thackeray had recalled the arrest of his father and said Maharashtra doesn’t appreciate politics of revenge and vengeance.
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Mir, who was released from house arrest in Jammu last week, accused the state administration of deliberately creating hurdles for the political parties in the state to facilitate the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP)’s victory in the BDC polls.(HT image)
Mir, who was released from house arrest in Jammu last week, accused the state administration of deliberately creating hurdles for the political parties in the state to facilitate the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP)’s victory in the BDC polls.(HT image)

Congress boycotts BDC polls in Jammu and Kashmir, cites detention

By Ravi Krishnan Khajuria | Hindustan Times, Jammu
UPDATED ON OCT 10, 2019 04:12 AM IST
Former chief ministers Farooq Abdullah, Omar Abdullah and Mehbooba Mufti are under detention since August when the Centre moved to revoke J&K’s special status and split the state into two Union territories.
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New chief’s election: BJP’s core committee meets in Himachal’s Bilaspur

By HT Correspondent | Hindustan Times, Shimla, Shimla
UPDATED ON OCT 08, 2019 10:57 PM IST
The process of BJP organisational polls in the state began on September 11 and will conclude on Dec 15 with the election of new state president
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Until the national leadership is able to firmly resolve issues in state units, carve out an agenda and political line, address discontent, and build a mass movement, the Congress’ future will remain bleak(Arabinda Mahapatra/HT)
Until the national leadership is able to firmly resolve issues in state units, carve out an agenda and political line, address discontent, and build a mass movement, the Congress’ future will remain bleak(Arabinda Mahapatra/HT)

The Congress is failing in its democratic duty | HT editorial

By HT Correspondent | Hindustan Times
UPDATED ON OCT 07, 2019 08:50 PM IST
The party’s job is to challenge the incumbent. But it seems to have given up
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Punjab chief minister Captain Amarinder Singh spoke to the Hindustan Times about the future course for the Congress(HT Photo)
Punjab chief minister Captain Amarinder Singh spoke to the Hindustan Times about the future course for the Congress(HT Photo)

Rahul Gandhi more than competent to lead party: Capt Amarinder

By Vinod Sharma | Chandigarh
UPDATED ON SEP 28, 2019 12:31 AM IST
Before the 2017 polls, while I was aware that things were bad, I did not know the extent of the mess which the Akalis and the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) had left behind.
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Why should Aaditya Thackeray not be like Rahul Gandhi?

By Sujata Anandan | Hindustan Times, Mumbai
UPDATED ON SEP 24, 2019 11:40 PM IST
At a leadership conclave, Aaditya was asked if he would be contesting the upcoming elections in Maharashtra. He was polite about saying that the decision would have to be taken in consultation with party leaders.
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Watch | Bhupinder Singh Hooda: Is Haryana Congress’ mission impossible? | On The Record

By HT Correspondent | Hindustan Times
UPDATED ON SEP 24, 2019 10:37 AM IST
Ahead of the polls next month, we speak to Congress’ leader in Haryana Bhupinder Singh Hooda and ask whether the decision to change the leadership in the state came too late. Hooda also responds to questions about his cases and dynasty and how he plans to challenge Manohar Lal Khattar.
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Gadkari said it was a travesty that for several decades the Indian laws and policies were not applicable in Jammu and Kashmir and one country had two constitutions and two flags.(Sonu Mehta/HT PHOTO)
Gadkari said it was a travesty that for several decades the Indian laws and policies were not applicable in Jammu and Kashmir and one country had two constitutions and two flags.(Sonu Mehta/HT PHOTO)

Revocation of Article 370 has solved all of J-K’s problems: Nitin Gadkari

By HT Correspondent | Jaipur
UPDATED ON SEP 23, 2019 10:29 PM IST
Gadkari was addressing a meeting of intellectuals from the city, organized by the state BJP under its Rashtriya Ekta Abhiyan.
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The stakes are high for Mamata Banerjee and with each passing day Rajeev Kumar remaining ‘underground’ is adding to the ruling party’s burden.(HT image)
The stakes are high for Mamata Banerjee and with each passing day Rajeev Kumar remaining ‘underground’ is adding to the ruling party’s burden.(HT image)

The political cost of Rajeev Kumar’s disappearance | Opinion

By Avijit Ghosal | Hindustan Times, Kolkata
UPDATED ON SEP 23, 2019 05:00 PM IST
Most political watchers believe that Trinamool Congress chief will pay the price for the disappearance of Kumar who has virtually vanished since the Calcutta high court lifted his protection from arrest on September 13.
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At 79, Sharad Pawar, who has been Maharashtra’s chief minister for a record four terms, is fighting a lonely battle with some of his senior-most associates leaving him.(HT PHOTO.)
At 79, Sharad Pawar, who has been Maharashtra’s chief minister for a record four terms, is fighting a lonely battle with some of his senior-most associates leaving him.(HT PHOTO.)

Why the 2019 Maharashtra assembly polls matter to Pawar more than ever | Opinion

By Yogesh Joshi | Hindustan Times, Mumbai
UPDATED ON SEP 21, 2019 10:48 PM IST
The NCP, formed by Pawar in 1999 after rebellion in the Congress, has spent 15 out of 20 years of its existence enjoying power. The party that enjoyed fruits of being in government at various levels – starting from major local bodies, state and centre – is now in uncharted territory.
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