Arvind Kejriwal

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Arvind Kejriwal Takes Dig At CBI Agencies After Summon Issued

After being summoned by the CBI in the Delhi Excise Policy Scam, Arvind Kejriwal took a dig at the agency. In a statement, the AAP President and Delhi CM Kejriwal said, If I pay Rs 1,000 crores to PM Narendra Modi will you arrest him. kejriwal further said, "Every day they arrest someone. The arrestees are tortured, mentally as well." He alleged central agency to play against Sisodia and him.

Sat, 15 Apr 2023 - 06:05 PM / by Varsha Joshi

Tags: Arvind Kejriwal, party, CBI, Delhi excise policy, PM Modi

Sanna Marin

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Finnish PM Sanna Marin Tests Negative For Drugs Following Outcry Caused By Leaked Party Video

Finnish Prime Minister Sanna Marin took a drug test on August 22 and tested negative in order to clear her name after the revelation of party film footage. Marin willingly underwent a drug test after the house party footage sparked questions about whether illicit drugs were involved. She acknowledged drinking alcohol but denied using drugs and stated that she did… read-more

Tue, 23 Aug 2022 - 10:42 AM / by Vidhi Jhunjhunwala

Tags: Finnish PM, drug test, negative report, party, video leak

Courtesy: ANI


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AIADMK Assures Action Against O Panneerselvam Amid Expel Demands

After announcing Edappady K Palaniswami as the General Secretary (GS) of the All India Anna Dravida Munnetra Kazhagam (AIADMK), the party assured to take action against O Panneerselvam (OPS). The statement came on July 11, after the demands to expel OPS and his followers out of the party, after claiming that OPS is a 'betrayer' of the AIADMK. Notably, the OPS and AIADMK are having issue over the single-leadership resolution issue.

Mon, 11 Jul 2022 - 12:09 PM / by Varsha Joshi

Tags: OPS, AIADMK, party, Chennai, Political Party

Chirag Paswan and his uncle Pashupati Paras.

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EC Grants New Party Names, Symbols To Chirag Paswan & His Uncle

Ending the dispute between Chirag Paswan and his uncle Pashupati Paras over party names and symbols, the Election Commission on October 5, granted them new names and symbols. As per the EC's order, Chirag Paswan will use the "Lok Janshakti Party" name with the symbol of "helicopter". While Pashupati Paras' party will be called "Rashtriya Lok Janshakti Party", with "sewing machine" as the symbol.

Tue, 05 Oct 2021 - 01:30 PM / by Brijesh Goswami

Tags: party, Symbol, Lok Janshakti Party, Election Commission, Bihar

Courtesy: NDTV

Election Commission

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Bihar: EC Reduces Notice Period For Registration of Political Parties

The Election Commission has decided to bring down the notice period for registration of political parties in Bihar. Reportedly, the period has been reduced from 30 days to 7 days, applicable only till October 20. The EC said that the decision was taken considering that “there was dislocation and delay in moving applications for registration,” owing to the pandemic. Elections in Bihar are scheduled to be held from October 28. 

Fri, 09 Oct 2020 - 12:12 PM / by Sneha Ramesh

Tags: Bihar, Bihar Assembly Elections, Election Commission, party

Courtesy: Hindustan Times