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Gujarat: BJP wins 41 of 44 seats of Gandhinagar Municipal Corporation

Ahmedabad: The much-awaited results of Gandhinagar Municipal Corporation elections are out. The Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) has made a clean sweep here, winning 41 out of 44 seats in the capital. The elections had been held on Sunday, October 3. Besides GMC, polls and bypolls had been held for several local bodies in Gujarat. There...

Gujarat: Congress, BJP, AAP to fight it out in Gandhinagar elections on Sunday

Regular elections for Thara and Okha municipalities, by-elections for vacant seats in Ahmedabad, district and taluka panchayats of Gujarat, too, on Sunday Gandhinagar: Several cities of Gujarat will be abuzz with voting activity on Sunday. Elections for the Gandhinagar Municipal Corporation and Thara and Okha municipalities as well as by-elections to seats lying vacant in...

Delhi DyCM Manish Sisodia lands in Gujarat; will campaign for Gandhinagar civic polls

Manish Sisodia will hold a town hall and a road show in Gandhinagar on Wednesday  Ahmedabad: AAP leader and Delhi deputy Chief Minister Manish Sisodia reached Ahmedabad airport on Wednesday morning. He is in state to campaign for AAP ahead of the Gandhinagar Municipal Corporation elections. At the airport, Manish Sisodia received a warm, traditional...

Sonu Sood met AAP workers in Ahmedabad?

Ahmedabad: Bollywood actor Sonu Sood, who has landed in controversy in a case of alleged tax evasion to the tune of Rs 20 crore, was reportedly in Ahmedabad on Wednesday. According to reports, he held closed-door meetings with AAP leaders in Ahmedabad. A few industrialists and businessmen, too, were believed to be present for the...

I-T searches at properties linked to actor Sonu Sood continues

Income Tax (I-T) sleuths on Friday continued their searches at actor and Good Samaritan Sonu Sood’s Mumbai residence and properties linked to him for the third straight day. The I-T action on the actor resulted in widespread criticism of the government, with the Shiv Sena and AAP questioning the department’s move. Apart from the actor’s...

AAP follows ‘Delhi model’ to woo voters in Uttar Pradesh

The Aam Aadmi Party (AAP) is following its Delhi model to woo voters in Uttar Pradesh ahead of the Assembly election due next year. The Arvind Kejriwal-led party which has already begun its poll campaign with a visit to Ram Janmabhoomi and tricolour rally, has promised 300 units of free electricity to all domestic consumers...

Income tax team reaches Sonu Sood’s house after raids at office

I-T team had carried out searches at 6 locations, including at Sonu Sood’s office in Mumbai, on Wednesday in a case of alleged tax evasion   New Delhi: The Income Tax department’s investigation into a property deal involving actor Sonu Sood continued on Thursday, with officials reaching his house in the morning. The taxmen’s visit...

Delhi govt announces complete ban on firecrackers ahead of Diwali

The Delhi government has imposed a complete ban on the sale, storage and use of firecrackers in the national capital as part of its attempts to prevent the worsening of the air quality during Diwali. Last year too, the Aam Aadmi Party-led Delhi government had imposed a ban on firecrackers. However, it had to face...

Arvind Kejriwal, AAP leaders lash out at BJP after ED summons Pankaj Gupta

After the Enforcement Directorate issued a notice to AAP’s national secretary Pankaj Gupta, party chief and Delhi Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal has lashed out at the ruling BJP. Notably, Pankaj Gupta has been summoned by the central probe agency in connection with a money laundering case involving former party leader Sukhpal Singh Khaira, who is...

Here’s why actor Sonu Sood met AAP chief and Delhi CM Arvind Kejriwal

Good Samaritan Sonu Sood has been roped in as brand ambassador by the Delhi government for its ambitious ‘Desh Ke Mentors’ programme that aims to guide students from poor backgrounds in making career choices. An announcement in this regard was made by Delhi CM Arvind Kejriwal on Friday after a scheduled meeting with the actor....

Day after suspension, AAP Surat president Batuk Vadodaria to join BJP

Batuk Vadodaria was suspended from all posts in AAP for “anti-party” activities Surat: Batuk Vadodaria, former president of Surat district unit of the Aam Aadmi Party (AAP), will join the BJP on Tuesday.  Just a day earlier, Vadodaria was suspended from all post for “anti-party activities. In a notice, AAP state organization secretary of south...

Gujarat AAP criticises BJP’s Jan Ashirwad Yatra, terms it “an insult to COVID-19 victims”

With the Assembly polls in the state due next year, politics in Gujarat is gradually heating up and the political parties are leaving no stone unturned to utilise the lull in COVID-19 infections and deaths to make the most of the opportunity. While the BJP is carrying out the Jan Ashirwad Yatra, the Aam Aadmi...