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Tag Archives: Indian Elections

India court dismisses claim Rahul Gandhi is secret British

NEW DELHI: India’s top court on Thursday threw out a petition seeking to bar Rahul Gandhi from contesting the ongoing general election over claims he is secretly British. The 48-year-old scion of India’s Nehru-Gandhi political dynasty is the main challenger to Hindu nationalist Prime Minister Narendra Modi, who is seeking ...

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Huge Setback for Modi’s BJP in Indian State Assembly Elections

NEW DELHI: The Indian National Congress led by Rahul Gandhi has managed to wrest power from Prime Minister Narendra Modi’s Bharatiya Janta Party (BJP) in three of the five Indian states that went to polls recently. In Chhatisgarh and Madhya Pradesh, the Congress gained a clear majority with 63/90 and 116/230 seats respectively. In Rajasthan, it was ...

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