Day: June 4, 2024

AP, DPAP candidates lose security deposit
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AP, DPAP candidates lose security deposit

PDP candidate from Baramulla also in list Srinagar, Jun 04: In their first major electoral battle, the candidates fielded by new parties launched in Jammu & Kashmir have lost their security deposit. All the candidates fielded by Jammu & Kashmir Apni Party (JKAP) and Democratic Progressive Azad Party(DPAP) have forfeited their security deposit in the...

Lok Sabha Election: PM terms results as ‘historical feat’
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Lok Sabha Election: PM terms results as ‘historical feat’

New Delhi, June 4 : Prime Minister Narendra Modi termed the victory of NDA for third term as a ‘historical feat’ in India’s history and thanked the people for placing their faith in NDA. “People have placed their faith in NDA, for a third consecutive time! This is a historical feat in India’s history” PM...

People don’t want PM Modi, Shah to run this country: Rahul Gandhi
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People don’t want PM Modi, Shah to run this country: Rahul Gandhi

New Delhi, June 4 : Calling the Lok Sabha results as ‘people’s victory, former Congress president Rahul Gandhi on Tuesday said that people don’t want Prime Minister Narendra Modi and Home Minister Amit Shah to run the country anymore. He thanked the people of the country and said that they have sent a clear message...

NDA looks set to form govt, but BJP way short of majority mark
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NDA looks set to form govt, but BJP way short of majority mark

New Delhi, Jun 4: The National Democratic Alliance (NDA) on Tuesday looked set to form the Union government for the third consecutive time as it won 159 seats and was leading in 133 seats in the 545-member Lok Sabha. However, this election result showed a slowing down of the BJP juggernaut, witnessed in the last...

From jail engineer Rashid proves a giant killer
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From jail engineer Rashid proves a giant killer

  Srinagar, June 4 : Lodged in Tihar jail since 2019 in a terror funding case, Abdul Rashid Sheikh aka Engineer Rashid has turned out to be a phenomenon in Kashmir politics post 2019. On Tuesday, Engineer Rashid proved a giant killer after he defeated former chief minister Omar Abdullah and separatist turned mainstream politician...

Aga Syed Ruhullah Declared Winner on Srinagar Parliamentary Constituency
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Aga Syed Ruhullah Declared Winner on Srinagar Parliamentary Constituency

Srinagar, May 4 : Jammu and Kashmir National Conference senior leader Aga Syed Ruhullah Mehdi has bagged the coveted Srinagar parliamentary constituency. Mehdi amassed a total vote count of 356866 to feature on the top. The senior politician is followed by Waheed-ur-Rehman who has a total of 168450 votes, Mohammad Ashraf with 65954 and Aamir...

2 Ex-CMs Omar & Mehbooba concede defeat
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2 Ex-CMs Omar & Mehbooba concede defeat

  Srinagar, June 4: Midway into counting of votes on Tuesday, former chief ministers Omar Abdullah and Mehbooba Mufti accepted their defeat in their respective Lok Sabha constituencies. By 1. 30 pm, National Conference’s Omar Abdullah was trailing behind Abdul Rashid Sheikh, also known as Engineer Rashid by a margin of over 1.30 lakh votes....

BJP struggling to breach 250-mark; Congress headed for century
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BJP struggling to breach 250-mark; Congress headed for century

New Delhi, Jun 4 : Staying way behind the magic figure of 272 on its own, Prime Minister Narendra Modi-led BJP struggled to cross 250 till 4 PM while the Congress party headed for a century. Even as the BJP-led NDA looks comfortable at 295 to form the next government, the enthusiasm in the BJP...