'Chaukidaar' to win 2019 Lok Sabha polls?
A day after hinting at "a larger role in serving the people", Vadra said he was not in a hurry to take the political plunge.
Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Sunday embarked on Mission South India with plans to inaugurate a slew of projects and address public meetings in Andhra Pradesh, Tamil Nadu and Karnataka.
Fresh opinion poll in Uttar Pradesh's Purvanchal region shows reservation for poor in general category and Priyanka Gandhi's induction in Congress have given a boost to BJP and Congress respectively, while giving a setback to SP-BSP alliance.
The pre-requisite for ensuring growth is a decisive leadership, consistency in policy direction and a strong and stable government, and not "an unworkable alliance with maverick leadership whose longevity is a suspect can never achieve this" he said in the blog.
Out of the 80 seats in the state, BSP and SP will contest on 38 each, two seats will go to smaller allies, while Amethi and Rae Bareli, represented by Congress president Rahul Gandhi and UPA chairperson Sonia Gandhi, will go uncontested by the alliance.
SP-BSP alliance for Lok Sabha polls: UP CM Yogi Adityanath has termed the alliance between Akhilesh and Mayawati as casteist.
Nitin Gadkari takes dig at SP-BSP, says fear of BJP has forced them into forming alliance.
Addressing a joint press conference with Akhilesh Yadav, BSP supremo Mayawati said that the SP-BSP alliance was aimed at defeating BJP and company in 2019 general elections.
The prime minister accused the Congress of creating hurdles in the way of resolution of Ram temple dispute in Ayodhya.
Modi was speaking at an interaction with party booth-level workers from five districts in Tamil Nadu through video conferencing.
According to the Psephologist Bhawesh Jha, the Modi government may done a lot of work for the community but it has failed to change its perception due to anti-Muslim statements by its leaders time and again.
While Akhilesh's statement hinted at his lack of interest in any future alliances with Congress, he also openly expressed support for federal front proposed by Telangana CM K Chandrasekhar Rao and even went on to congratulate him for his efforts.
Yadav, who recently floated the Pragatisheel Samajwadi Party (Lohia), announced that his outfit will contest next general elections from 75 districts and was ready to enter in an alliance with Congress to defeta BJP.
"There’s a dire need for the unification of regional parties as there’s a strong need for an alternative to Congress and BJP," Rao told media after his meeting with Patnaik.
RJD leader Tejashwi Yadav took a jibe at the BJP for agreeing to contest only 17 seats in Bihar in the Lok Sabha polls next year, despite having won 22 in the last general election.
It is for the first time that a state-level interaction between the national president and the booth incharges is being organised.
Remarking on the ruling alliance's decision to share 50-50 seats in the upcoming 2019 Lok Sabha polls, Lalu' official handle termed the two parties 'Patlimar' and 'Kaltimar' (Turncoat and Cheater).
According to the party sources, the in-charges will be ultimately the candidates on the respective seats.
Om Prakash Chautala said his father had a dream that the countrymen should have enough food, shelter, good education and access to affordable health.