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Bihar voters to wear gloves, use toothpicks on election day

The ECI has sought suggestions from parties that contest in Bihar as to how public meetings can happen while people observe social distancing

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Thackeray gets relief from EC; MLC elections on 21 May

Uddhav Thackeray reportedly complained to the PM about “attempts to weaken his position” in the middle of the coronavirus crisis

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Gujarat Congress shakes as 5 MLAs resign; 14 sent to Jaipur

The INC is now worried about horse-trading in the 26 March election for four Rajya Sabha seats in Gujarat where the BJP is better poised for wins

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BJP will win Bengal with 2/3 majority; riots won’t help TMC: Shah

The second-tallest leader of the BJP dealt with issues ranging from the riots over CAA to the ‘syndicate’ to alleged extortion by TMC workers

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Organiser: Modi-Shah can’t always help; prepare local leaders

Chief editor of Organiser Prafulla Ketkar through his article urged the BJP to appreciate the changing character of Delhi and act accordingly

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AAP lost vote share in 38 seats; BJP gained in 63

There are 32 seats where the AAP’s vote share has increased too. Its strong vote share was seen in seats with thick Muslim populations: Mustafabad, Matia Mahal, Chandni Chowk, Ballimaran and Seelampur

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Mukherjee asks PC: Has INC outsourced job of defeating BJP to regional parties?

Jyotiraditya Scindia, Kapil Sibal, Bhupinder Singh Hooda and Sharmistha Mukherjee are unhappy with the INC’s performance unlike P Chidambaram

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Tiwari to step down as Delhi BJP head; 6 in replacement race

The BJP had extended Tiwari’s tenure in view of the Delhi Assembly election, but after the disappointing performance of the party in the election, the party is exploring other options

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Delhi election 2020: Tiwari won’t give up until 3:30 PM

When we started, we were ahead in 13-14 seats, now we are ahead in 20-22 seats. We should wait a little longer: Delhi BJP head Manoj Tiwari

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Delhi turnout of 62.59% makes Kejriwal, Sisodia nervous

Addressing a press conference on Sunday, Chief Electoral Officer Ranbir Singh explained Delhi voted till late night as EC kept collecting data