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Arvind Kejriwal’s AAP wins Confidence votes in Delhi Assembly
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Arvind Kejriwal’s AAP wins Confidence votes in Delhi Assembly

Arvind Kejriwal's motion for confidence in the government was approved by the Delhi Assembly on Thursday, despite a walkout by five BJP legislators after some of their party's members were escorted out of the chamber after a dispute with the deputy speaker. Due to the absence of BJP lawmakers, the motion was approved with the expected support of all Aam Aadmi Party (AAP) MLAs present in the House. Vijender Gupta, Abhay Verma, and Mohan Singh Bisht, three BJP legislators, were escorted away as they "argued" with Deputy Speaker Rakhi Birla over her refusal to take up their calling attention notifications prior to a discussion on the motion. Soon after, the remaining lawmakers left in protest. In the Assembly, Kejriwal also discussed the approaching Assembly elections in Gujarat, noting t...
All India Mahila Empowerment Party is Prepping for the Upcoming Gujarat Elections
Nowhera Shaik, Politics

All India Mahila Empowerment Party is Prepping for the Upcoming Gujarat Elections

All India Mahila Empowerment Party is preparing for the upcoming Gujarat Elections 2022. This time the All India Mahila Empowerment Party might appear as the opposition.  Dr. Nowhera Shaik and AIMEP are making all necessary preparations for the 2022 Gujarat Elections. However, this time Gujarat Elections are considered to be one of the toughest elections for Congress because Political observers argue that the party is up against the dual challenge of defeating the BJP, which is now in power in Prime Minister Narendra Modi's home state and defending its support base from other organizations like the AAP and AIMIM. All India Mahila Empowerment Party has never wavered Dr. Nowhera Shaik founded the All India Mahila Empowerment Party in 2018. With the goal of uplifting women and girl...
Ghulam Nabi Azad quit Congress in Jammu and Kashmir, more resignations are likely
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Ghulam Nabi Azad quit Congress in Jammu and Kashmir, more resignations are likely

The quitting of Congress by Ghulam Nabi Azad is likely to deal a severe blow to the J&K Congress unit and the signs are visible. A number of J&K Congress officials, including two ex-ministers and ex-legislators, have resigned in support of Azad, and many more are expected to do the same in the coming days in order to join the new party that Azad will launch. Five J&K Congress leaders announced their resignation from the party in a joint statement a few hours after Azad left the party after 50 years of membership. "We resign from all the positions held in the Congress party and also resign from the primary membership of the party in support of Ghulam Nabi Azad,"   the joint resignation statement issued by five former Congress MLAs Ghulam Mohammad Saroori, Choud...
Sonali Phogat Death Case: Accused confession to spiking drink, claim police  
Entertainment, Politics

Sonali Phogat Death Case: Accused confession to spiking drink, claim police  

Actress and Haryana BJP politician Sonali Phogat was allegedly drugged and taken to the bathroom by one of the key suspects just before she passed away, according to the Goa Police, who also say that the primary suspect has admitted to the crime. After a murder case was filed based on the allegation of the victim's brother Rinku, two accused, Sukhwinder Singh and Sudhir Sangwan, were detained under Section 302 (34) of the Indian Penal Code (IPC), according to Inspector General of Police for Goa, Omvir Singh. Following an initial investigation, the police discovered the main suspects in the case, Sukhwinder and Sudhir, had allegedly tainted Phogat's drink with some "obnoxious components" before escorting her to the restroom for two hours around 4:30 am when she had "totally lost her...
BJP targets Tej, Tejaswi over presence of outsiders at Official meetings
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BJP targets Tej, Tejaswi over presence of outsiders at Official meetings

On Friday, Tejashwi Prasad Yadav's elder brother and cabinet colleague Tej Pratap Yadav both attended formal meetings with a private staff member and a relative, according to the opposition BJP in Bihar. Sushil Kumar Modi, a senior member of the BJP, shared images of the deputy chief minister with Sanjay Yadav, who has long served as the RJD heir apparent's point man, as well as employees of the health and road construction departments that he holds, on his Twitter account. Modi has emerged from political retirement to lead the opposition to the "betrayal" of Nitish Kumar, the chief minister. Shailesh Kumar, who is married to RJD president Lalu Prasad's eldest daughter and a Rajya Sabha MP named Misa Bharti, was there when Modi shared photos of Tej Pratap Yadav with officials of t...