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Debate on the need to regulate Politicians who defect before Polls

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Whether there should be a law to regulate the Leaders who change their parties just before the elections? Or, we should just ignore it as their personal decision? Vijaya Singh: A law is needed. You cannot jump from one place to another just before the elections. A time frame of six months is needed. JagannathContinue Reading…

Navjot Singh Sidhu joins Congress, may contest from Amritsar-East

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Cricketer turned politician Navjot Singh Sidhu on Monday formally joined Congress and said “This is my ghar wapsi”. Sidhu declared himself a “born Congressman” who quit the BJP in September. Ajay Maken welcomed Navjot Singh Sidhu at Congress party Head Quarter in Delhi today. Earlier on Sunday, Sidhu had met Congress Vice President Rahul GandhiContinue Reading…

Debate on BJP’s chances in Uttar Pradesh

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Samajwadi Party and BSP have ruled Uttar Pradesh for the last two terms with full majority, but no substantial change was visible on the ground. With Modi at the Centre, should BJP be given a chance to rule UP so that they can prove their mettle? Deepak Kumar Prusty: Should be given but under aContinue Reading…

Debate on Naveen Patnaik’s invincibility in Odisha Politics

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Why Naveen Patnaik and Biju Janata Dal (BJD) remain invincible? Will Odisha witness a change in future or it looks impossible? Swadhinee Pati: Who has seen the future? People might love BJD or hate them, but can not ignore. Shishir Gamang: No one is invincible, it’s only the perception of the people of Odisha whichContinue Reading…

Debate on Why Media remains a Soft Target

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Media remains a soft target for political parties whether the attack on NDTV, TimesNow or Zee News. Free Press is fast becoming thing of the past. Who needs to introspect? Media, Political Class or People of India? Balakrushna Patra: If you want to survive, then live like National Herald. Deepak Kumar Prusty: Present situation isContinue Reading…

Debate on Trolling in Social Media Platforms

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Trolling in Social Media has become the latest trend. Should it be stopped and abusers and bigots must be taken to task cutting across the party line (whether BJP, AAP or Congress)? Sangram Keshari Nepak: This dangerous trend had been started for the last two and half years….Action should be taken against these morons…. VijayaContinue Reading…

Former Madhya Pradesh CM Sunderlal Patwa dies at 92

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Former Madhya Pradesh Chief Minister and veteran BJP leader Sunderlal Patwa died at a private hospital in Bhopal on Wednesday after suffering heart attack. He was 92. Sunderlal Patwa was appointed as Chief Minister of Madhya Pradesh for two months in the year 1980 as member of Janata Party and again from 1990 to 1992Continue Reading…

Arvind Kejriwal gets Bail in false Affidavit case

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A Delhi Court on Saturday granted bail to Delhi Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal in a case filed against him for allegedly giving false information in an affidavit during 2013 Assembly Polls. The Court fixed April 7, 2017, as the next date of hearing and directed Kejriwal to submit a personal bond of Rs 10,000. Notably,Continue Reading…

Amit Shah to attend BJP Maha Samavesh in Odisha on Nov 25

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The BJP State President Basanta Panda on Thursday announced that the party president Amit Shah will visit Odisha on November 25. Ahead of Panchayat elections, Odisha BJP unit is going to organize a ‘Maha Samavesh’ at Bhubaneswar on November 25. Many national leaders including the party President will join the mega event. Amit Shah willContinue Reading…

Senior Congress Leader Lalatendu Bidyadhar Mohapatra passes away

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Senior Odisha Congress leader Lalatendu (Lulu) Bidyadhar Mohapatra passed away on Sunday night at Medanta Hospital, Gurgaon. He passed away at the age of 52. Mohapatra was undergoing treatment at Medanta Hospital, Gurgaon for the last 3-4 weeks. He was suffering from liver cirrhosis and died due to multiple organ failure. Not only the CongressContinue Reading…


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