Naik is a controversial Islamic preacher who has been living abroad to evade arrest in various cases related to hate speeches and money laundering in India.
The Election Commission of India (ECI) Saturday announced its decision to replace Shashank following massive protests by civil society groups here, demanding his ouster over his alleged “pro-Bru” stance.
The remaining 72 seats of Chhattisgarh assembly will go to vote on November 20
Ajit Jogi said he had released the 14-point manifesto on stamp paper and therefore was committed to fulfilling the promises mentioned in it
Former chief minister and Mizo National Front chief Zoramthanga had claimed on November 9 that Congress and BJP have continued to remain alliance partners in the Chakma Autonomous District Council
BJP's "charge sheet" mentions a slew of alleged failures and broken promises, including making a Dalit leader Chief Minister and providing three acres to Dalit families
YSR Congress has however said it would take steps to strengthen the organisation across Telangana with the elections in 2024 as the target
Naxal outfits have given calls for the boycott of the election and have also carried out three major attacks in the last fortnight which have claimed the lives of 13 people
Naidu said he would meet West Bengal chief minister Mamata Banerjee on November 19 or 20
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In the process of safeguarding the state against Maoists, Shah said Singh did not even care for his life and continued to build roads and industries across the state
In the last Assembly polls, of the total 90 seats, the BJP had won 49 seats, Congress 39, BSP 1 and independent 1
Titled 'Vachan Patra', it was released at a press meet in the presence of state Congress president Kamal Nath, state campaign committee chief Jyotiraditya Scindia and former chief minister Digvijaya Singh
The Sena demanded that the government formulate a new law in Parliament to pave the way for the construction of Ram temple
Ajendra Ajay, who is part of the state BJP's media relations team, wrote to the Central Board of Film Certification that the film directed by Abhishek Kapoor makes fun of Hindu sentiments
Chief Minister HD Kumaraswamy reportedly chose to skip the event, not wishing to antagonise voters in the Mysuru region, as Tipu Sultan along with his father Hyder Ali had seized power from Maharajas of Mysuru, who are virtually revered there
The proposal is to distribute cows in villages, at the time of festivals and others, to people who seek them, the BJP's manifesto committee chairman NVSS Prabhakar said
The Maharashtra government has come under fire over the death of a tigress, who was believed to have turned a man-eater and killed 13 people in the last two years in Yavatmal district
Election to the 40-member Mizoram Assembly will be held on November 28.
Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) president Amit Shah and Chief Minister Raman Singh released the party's manifesto, called 'Sankalp Patra', two days ahead of the first phase of voting on November 12.
Singh, who is eying a fourth term as chief minister, said Chhattisgarh has developed on all fronts contrary to what the Congress party claims
In its manifesto titled 'Vachan Patra', the Congress also promised a minimum support price (MSP) for crops.
Rajinikanth had lashed out at the AIADMK for its protests against certain scenes in the movie, questioning the rationale behind protesting against a film certified by the censor board
He added that Chhattisgarh could only develop when the BJP governments at the Centre and state worked together.
Shah exuded confidence that the BJP would win this month's Assembly polls in the state for the fourth straight time.