Ahead of the 2022 Punjab Assembly election, Congress announced committees for the Election. AICC general secretary Ajay Maken will head the screening committee. The screening committee includes secretary in-charge of Chhattisgarh Chandan Yadav and AICC Joint Secretary Krishna Allavaru. Besides, the Party appointed Ambika Soni as Election Coordination Committee's chairperson, Pratap Singh Bajwa as the Manifesto Committee's chairperson, and… read-more
Union Home Minister Amit Shah will visit Gujarat in the evening of November 27 and will be returning on November 28 or 29. Furthermore, the visit comes ahead of the 182 member Assembly polls which will be held in 2022 in Gujarat. Besides, BJP has been in power since two decades in the state. In 2017, BJP won by bagging 99 seats in Gujarat.
CBI Special Director Praveen Sinha was elected as a delegate from Asia to the INTERPOL executive committee on November 25, according to sources. The Indian nominee won a tight poll in which contenders from China, Singapore, the Republic of Korea, and Jordan competed for two seats on the select panel. The elections took place in Istanbul at the 89th INTERPOL (International Criminal Police Organisation) General Assembly, according to reports.… read-more
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The Kolkata Municipal Corporation elections will be held on December 19, while the last date to file the nominations is December 1. However, candidates who wish to withdraw their names can do so till December 4. Furthermore, the voting procedures will be held on December 19 from 7am to 5 pm… read-more
All of the ministers in Rajasthan's Ashok Gehlot-led government submitted their resignations to the chief minister, paving the way for a Cabinet reshuffle. The resignation came after a meeting of the Rajasthan council of ministers on November 20 evening at 7 p.m at C.M house in Jaipur. As per reports, all of the ministers will be gathering at the state Congress offices to make final decisions on November 21.
After the tensions between Pakistan Tehreek-e-Insaf (PTI) government and Pakistan Army fueled by the appointment of a new chief for the ISI, reports suggest that the military is planning to remove Prime Minister Imran Khan from his post. Reportedly, the opposition party has proposed two options, either "he resigns himself or an in-house change" is brought in parliament. Kan's political space is in danger since the country's economy "dipped… read-more
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Karnataka CM Basavaraj Bommai, suffered major loss when Congress won the elections in Hanagal. Congress candidate Srinivas Mane received 87,490 votes surpassing Shivaraj Sajjanar of Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP), who received 80,117 votes. In another assembly seat, Sindgi, BJP won by a margin of over 30,000… read-more
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Liberal Democratic Party (LDP) of Japan emerged as the winner in the general election in the county, said media reports on November 1. The party secured over 233 seats in the lower house called the House of Representatives. The win is said to give a boost to PM Fumio Kishida (64) who recently take the place of his predecessor Yoshihide Suga. He's also the current president of the LDP.
Courtesy: United News of India
Goa elections will likely be held in 2022. An official statement was released by KC Venugopal which mentioned the approval of the appointment of Nazir A Khan as the Chairman of the Minority Department of Goa Pradesh Congress Committee on October 21. However, 17 out of 40 seats were won by the Congress, 13 seats by Bharatiya Janata Party, and the remaining by its allies in 2017.
Congress party on October 16 announced that the internal elections to elect the new party president will be held between August 21- September 20 next year. The announcement was made after the Congress Working Committee (CWC) meeting by Congress General Secretary KC Venugopal. Reportedly, the party is going to launch a membership drive from November 1. Currently, Sonia Gandhi is the interim president of the party.
Courtesy: India Today