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Modi believes in eating up the fruits of others' labour: Rahul Gandhi7 and will observe November 8 as anti-black money day. In Himachal Pradesh, th
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7 and will observe November 8 as anti-black money day. In Himachal Pradesh, the BJP has named former chief minister Prem Kumar Dhumal as its chief ministerial candidate and the Congress is banking upon incumbent Virbhadra Singh, who is... Read more
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74 per cent vote in Himachal, highest in state pollsSingh, 10 state ministers, eight chief parliamentary secretaries, deputy Speake
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Singh, 10 state ministers, eight chief parliamentary secretaries, deputy Speaker Jagat Singh Negi, former chief minister Prem Kumar Dhumal and over a dozen former ministers. The BJP declared Mr Dhumal as its chief ministerial candidate, a first... Read more
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The Hindu
297 EVMS hit snag in HimachalDrang in Mandi and said people would send him for ninth time to the State Vidha
The Hindu / Posted 11 days ago
Drang in Mandi and said people would send him for ninth time to the State Vidhan Sabha. The BJP’s chief ministerial face Prem Kumar Dhumal voted along with his son Anurag Thakur and wife in Samirpur. Sixty sitting MLAs were among the 337... Read more
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Himachal Pradesh polls: Voter turnout highest at 74 per cent, says ECwas recorded till 2 pm in the polls. Amongst the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP)
asianage / Posted 11 days ago
was recorded till 2 pm in the polls. Amongst the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) leaders, party's chief ministerial candidate Prem Kumar Dhumal, MP Anurag Thakur and Union Minister J.P. Nadda cast their votes besides Congress leaders - Anand Sharma,... Read more
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Gulf News
More than 72 per cent turnout in Himachal assembly elections(BJP).The Congress has projected incumbent Virbhadra Singh as its Chief Ministe
Gulf News / Posted 11 days ago
(BJP).The Congress has projected incumbent Virbhadra Singh as its Chief Ministerial candidate, while former Chief Minister Prem Kumar Dhumal is the BJP’s. Both are contesting the elections.Both Singh and Dhumal cast their votes along with family... Read more
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Business Standard India
Himachal Pradesh Assembly elections: Over 54% polling recorded till 2 pmleader and incumbent Himachal Pradesh Chief Minister Virbhadra Singh is fightin
Business Standard India / Posted 11 days ago
leader and incumbent Himachal Pradesh Chief Minister Virbhadra Singh is fighting against the Bharatiya Janata Party's (BJP) Prem Kumar Dhumal, two-time Chief Minister of the state, while the Bahujan Samaj Party (BSP) is contesting 42 seats, followed... Read more
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The Hindu
Himachal polls: 13.72 per cent voting in first two hoursMinister Singh, 10 ministers, eight Chief Parliamentary secretaries, Deputy Spe
The Hindu / Posted 11 days ago
Minister Singh, 10 ministers, eight Chief Parliamentary secretaries, Deputy Speaker Jagat Singh Negi, former chief minister Prem Kumar Dhumal and over a dozen former ministers are among those contesting the polls. The ruling Congress led by the... Read more
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Business Standard India
Himachal Pradesh Assembly polls: BJP, Cong slug it out for 68 seats todayChief Minister Virbhadra Singh, 83, who is pushing hard to get to the helm for
Business Standard India / Posted 12 days ago
Chief Minister Virbhadra Singh, 83, who is pushing hard to get to the helm for the seventh time. The other is the BJP's Prem Kumar Dhumal, 73, who is making a strong bid to ensure the party's win with a record margin to silence his detractors... Read more
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Himachal poll begins: Fate of Cong's Virbhadra, BJP's Dhumal to be sealedcandidates are contesting across 68 seats in the hill state. Congress Party's
asianage / Posted 12 days ago
candidates are contesting across 68 seats in the hill state. Congress Party's Virbhadra Singh and Bharatiya Janata Party's Prem Kumar Dhumal are the Chief Ministerial candidates in the two-cornered battle. While Singh is the current Chief Minister... Read more
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Himachal Elections 2017 Live: Voting begins in all 68 constituencies; keen contest between CongressSingh, 10 ministers, eight Chief Parliamentary Secretaries, Deputy Speaker Jaga
dna / Posted 12 days ago
Singh, 10 ministers, eight Chief Parliamentary Secretaries, Deputy Speaker Jagat Singh Negi, former chief minister Prem Kumar Dhumal and over a dozen former ministers are among those who have thrown their hat in the ring. The ruling... Read more
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PM Modi’s language shows his arrogance says Virbhadra Singhand he’s eligible to become President when the seat will be vacant.Is this elec
dna / Posted 12 days ago
and he’s eligible to become President when the seat will be vacant.Is this election more about Virbhadra Singh versus Prem Kumar Dhumal or it is a battle between the Congress and the BJP? Do you think it would have been any different if JP... Read more
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Himachal Pradesh to vote today, BJP victory seems likelyinclude the incumbent CM, 10 ministers, eight chief parliamentary secretaries,
asianage / Posted 12 days ago
include the incumbent CM, 10 ministers, eight chief parliamentary secretaries, deputy speaker Jagat Singh Negi, former CM Prem Kumar Dhumal and over a dozen former ministers. Other than traditional rivals Congress and BJP, the Mayawati-led BSP is... Read more
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Business Standard India
Himachal Pradesh goes to polls todaySingh government. However, both parties are saddled with infighting. The BJP h
Business Standard India / Posted 12 days ago
Singh government. However, both parties are saddled with infighting. The BJP had to announce its chief ministerial face in Prem Kumar Dhumal barely a little over a week before the election. Prime Minister Narendra Modi addressed six public meeting... Read more
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The Hindu
Survival versus approval: the Himachal Pradesh electionsVirbhadra Singh’s appeal formed by long-standing patronage politics. The BJP,
The Hindu / Posted 12 days ago
Virbhadra Singh’s appeal formed by long-standing patronage politics. The BJP, on the other hand, chose a popular figure in Prem Kumar Dhumal over a more seasoned organisational man in J.P. Nadda as the chief ministerial candidate, pre-emptively... Read more
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dna
Himachal Elections 2017: Polling for all 68 constituencies on Thursday, keen contest between CongSingh, 10 ministers, eight Chief Parliamentary secretaries, Deputy Speaker Jaga
dna / Posted 12 days ago
Singh, 10 ministers, eight Chief Parliamentary secretaries, Deputy Speaker Jagat Singh Negi, former chief minister Prem Kumar Dhumal and over a dozen former ministers are among those who have thrown their hat in the ring. The ruling... Read more
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Himachal to go to polls tomorrow as Congress, BJP fight it out in 68 constituenciesSingh, 10 ministers, eight Chief Parliamentary secretaries, Deputy Speaker Jaga
asianage / Posted 12 days ago
Singh, 10 ministers, eight Chief Parliamentary secretaries, Deputy Speaker Jagat Singh Negi, former chief minister Prem Kumar Dhumal and over a dozen former ministers are among those who have thrown their hat in the ring. The ruling... Read more
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Hindustantimes.com
High-decibel campaign ends, Himachal Pradesh goes to polls on November 9Hamirpur. Minister of textiles Smriti Irani, Uttarakhand chief minister Triven
Hindustantimes.com / Posted 13 days ago
Hamirpur. Minister of textiles Smriti Irani, Uttarakhand chief minister Trivendra Rawat and chief ministerial candidate Prem Kumar Dhumal turned out for the BJP, while for the Congress, CM Virbhadra Singh and Punjab CM Amarinder Singh were lead... Read more
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Gulf News
Declaration as CM face turns Dhumal a favourite in Sujanpurministerial contender for Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP), Sujanpur constituency a
Gulf News / Posted 14 days ago
ministerial contender for Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP), Sujanpur constituency appears to have turned a favourite seat for Prem Kumar Dhumal against Congress heavyweight Rajinder Singh Rana in an otherwise difficult constituency.Dhumal, who had... Read more
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Congress boosts Mafia in Himachal Pradesh: Yogi Adityanaththe government," he said. The polling in the state will be held on November 9
asianage / Posted 14 days ago
the government," he said. The polling in the state will be held on November 9 in a single phase and the results will be declared on December 18. Former Himachal Pradesh Chief Minister Prem Kumar Dhumal has been declared as the CM candidate of... Read more
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dna
PM Modi has his own interpretation of Gita, he believes in eating the fruits of others' labour: Rahul Gandhi7 and will observe November 8 as anti-black money day. In Himachal Pradesh, th
dna / Posted 14 days ago
7 and will observe November 8 as anti-black money day. In Himachal Pradesh, the BJP has named former chief minister Prem Kumar Dhumal as its chief ministerial candidate and the Congress is banking upon incumbent Virbhadra Singh, who is... Read more
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Business Standard India
P K Dhumal: The BJP's face for Himachal PradeshFormer Union minister and Himachal Pradesh chief minister (CM) Shanta Kumar’s a
Business Standard India / Posted 15 days ago
Former Union minister and Himachal Pradesh chief minister (CM) Shanta Kumar’s ambivalent reaction, to the news that Prem Kumar Dhumal will be CM if their Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) is able to form a government from the 68-member legislature after... Read more
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Gulf News
Won’t indulge in vendetta politics if BJP wins Himachal poll: Dhumalwill be no politics of revenge if the BJP comes to power in Himachal Pradesh, s
Gulf News / Posted 15 days ago
will be no politics of revenge if the BJP comes to power in Himachal Pradesh, says the party’s chief ministerial candidate Prem Kumar Dhumal, asserting that restoration of law and order and eliminating the mafia in the state will be his first... Read more
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Gulf News
Dhumal faces protege-turned-bete noire Rana in Sujanpursupporters are upbeat and claim that now it is a cakewalk Hamirpur: The BJP’s
Gulf News / Posted 15 days ago
supporters are upbeat and claim that now it is a cakewalk Hamirpur: The BJP’s chief minister face and senior party leader Prem Kumar Dhumal, who has shifted from Hamirpur to Sujanpur Assembly constituency, is facing his old protégé-turned-bete... Read more
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Cong has run away, not enjoying one-sided battle: Modi on Himachal pollstop leaders, holding rallies in Himachal, had "dared to face the public" and at
asianage / Posted 15 days ago
top leaders, holding rallies in Himachal, had "dared to face the public" and attack him and state leaders such as Prem Kumar Dhumal. But they had nothing to say, Modi stressed. He said middlemen had looted the treasury in the name of... Read more
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Congress has left the battlefield, it is one-sided contest in Himachal Pradesh: PM Narendra Modiis known for corruption." The Prime Minister said the people of Himachal Prade
dna / Posted 15 days ago
is known for corruption." The Prime Minister said the people of Himachal Pradesh will remember former chief ministers Prem Kumar Dhumal for his contribution in promoting tourism and Shanta Kumar for taking up the herculean task of laying water... Read more
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Hindustantimes.com
Modi in Himachal LIVE: Congress has run away from the battlefield, says PM in Unacandidates for both parties --veteran Congress leader and incumbent chief minis
Hindustantimes.com / Posted 15 days ago
candidates for both parties --veteran Congress leader and incumbent chief minister Virbhadra Singh, 83, and BJP’s Prem Kumar Dhumal, 73. Below are the live updates: 11:51am: Congress has run away from the battlefield, says PM... Read more
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Business Standard India
Himachal polls: PM Modi says Cong has conceded defeat, seeks 3/4th majoritythe poll results in Himachal Pradesh as is the case with it in Bihar and UP. H
Business Standard India / Posted 15 days ago
the poll results in Himachal Pradesh as is the case with it in Bihar and UP. He said the state had progressed most when Prem Kumar Dhumal was its chief minister and Atal Bihari Vajpayee was the prime minister as the central government pumped in... Read more
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Himachal Pradesh an uphill contestChief Minister Virbhadra Singh is mired in a disproportionate assets case. But
dna / Posted 16 days ago
Chief Minister Virbhadra Singh is mired in a disproportionate assets case. But his contender from the BJP, former CM Prem Kumar Dhumal, is also battling the party’s decision to field more than two dozen candidates with criminal cases. Till... Read more
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Modi equates Cong to termites, says must be removed from Himachal Pradeshin the state, development will increase like it did when Atal Bihari Vajpayee w
asianage / Posted 16 days ago
in the state, development will increase like it did when Atal Bihari Vajpayee was the Prime Minister and BJP leader Prem Kumar Dhumal was the state chief minister. In the upcoming elections, the BJP has declared Mr Dhumal as it chief... Read more
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Of bad advisers & poor planningsaffron party that it did not have a face to project in the hill state. But now
asianage / Posted 16 days ago
saffron party that it did not have a face to project in the hill state. But now that BJP president Amit Shah has announced Prem Kumar Dhumal as its pick for the chief minister’s job, the Congress campaign has lost its bite. In fact, Congress... Read more
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The Hindu
Himachal elections: now, getting a monkey off the backAs many as 2,000 villages across the hill State are affected by attacks by monk
The Hindu / Posted 16 days ago
As many as 2,000 villages across the hill State are affected by attacks by monkeys. The BJP’s chief ministerial candidate, Prem Kumar Dhumal, blames the Congress government for not running animal birth control programmes to reduce the monkey... Read more
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The Hindu
Still waters run deep in Himachalin the State does offer the BJP an edge. People also claim that the condition
The Hindu / Posted 16 days ago
in the State does offer the BJP an edge. People also claim that the condition of roads was better in the days when Prem Kumar Dhumal of the BJP was the Chief Minister. However, people credit present Chief Minister Virbhadra Singh with... Read more
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Congress party's depraved mentality like termites, must be wiped out: PM Modi in Himachaltheir bagfuls of cash with banks. Seeking strong mandate in favour of the BJP,
dna / Posted 16 days ago
their bagfuls of cash with banks. Seeking strong mandate in favour of the BJP, he said the state had progressed most when Prem Kumar Dhumal was its chief minister and Atal Bihari Vajpayee was the prime minister as the central government pumped in... Read more
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Modi equates Cong to termites, says must be removed from Himachal PradeshEven you know that," the PM said. Seeking strong mandate in favour of the BJP,
asianage / Posted 16 days ago
Even you know that," the PM said. Seeking strong mandate in favour of the BJP, he said the state had progressed most when Prem Kumar Dhumal was its chief minister and Atal Bihari Vajpayee was the prime minister as the central government pumped in... Read more
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Central Chronicle
‘Corrupt are talking about removing corruption’of corruption.’ Earlier in the day, responding to remarks by the BJP chief min
Central Chronicle / Posted 16 days ago
of corruption.’ Earlier in the day, responding to remarks by the BJP chief ministerial candidate in Himachal Pradesh Prem Kumar Dhumal on their party’s fight against corruption, senior Congress leader and Chief Minister Virbhadra Singh on... Read more
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Himachal Assembly Elections 2017: No monkey business, say BJP and Congress; promise relief from semian menaceelections. As many as 2,000 villages across the hill state are affected by sim
dna / Posted 16 days ago
elections. As many as 2,000 villages across the hill state are affected by simians. BJP's chief ministerial candidate, Prem Kumar Dhumal, blames the Congress government for not running the sterilisation drive in an effective manner to tackle... Read more
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The Hindu
Modi answerable only to public: DhumalSenior Bharatiya Janata Party leader in Himachal Pradesh and its chief minister
The Hindu / Posted 17 days ago
Senior Bharatiya Janata Party leader in Himachal Pradesh and its chief ministerial candidate Prem Kumar Dhumal on Friday addressed a number of rallies in support of his party’s candidates across the state. He addressed rallies in Naina Devi, Jubbal... Read more
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Hindustantimes.com
Modi targets Congress as ‘laughing club’, exhorts voters to free HP from mafiasunder the BJP rule. The BJP though has its task cut out as it battles factiona
Hindustantimes.com / Posted 17 days ago
under the BJP rule. The BJP though has its task cut out as it battles factionalism that saw the party chief Amit Shah name Prem Kumar Dhumal the chief ministerial candidate two days ago. The party had earlier decided against naming a CM... Read more
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Central Chronicle
Modi seeks end of Congress “mafia rule” in Himachalthe 2012 elections, the Congress won 10 seats while the Bharatiya Janata Party
Central Chronicle / Posted 17 days ago
the 2012 elections, the Congress won 10 seats while the Bharatiya Janata Party got three. BJP chief ministerial candidate Prem Kumar Dhumal is contesting from Sujanpur constituency. India can beat China in job creation with focused approach:... Read more
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The Hindu
Popularity tilted scales in Dhumal’s favoursurprise announcement by Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) president Amit Shah that
The Hindu / Posted 18 days ago
surprise announcement by Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) president Amit Shah that two-time Himachal Pradesh Chief Minister Prem Kumar Dhumal will be the party’s chief ministerial face yet again for the upcoming polls in the State has brought an end... Read more
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The Hindu
Elevation makes Sujanpur fight easier for DhumalThe BJP’s announcement of Prem Kumar Dhumal as its Chief Ministerial candidate
The Hindu / Posted 18 days ago
The BJP’s announcement of Prem Kumar Dhumal as its Chief Ministerial candidate has come as a shot in the arm for the veteran BJP leader, who was facing a tough challenge from the Congress’s Rajendra Singh Rana, who is contesting against him from... Read more
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Gulf News
Congress has become a laughing club, Modi says in Himachalera, when they cast their votes to bring the “right” party to power in the hill
Gulf News / Posted 18 days ago
era, when they cast their votes to bring the “right” party to power in the hill state.The BJP’s chief ministerial candidate Prem Kumar Dhumal also addressed the rally.Kangra district has 15 seats in the 68-member Himachal Pradesh assembly.The prime... Read more
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Business Standard India
PM Modi says Congress has become a laughing clubwhen they cast their votes to bring the "right" party to power in the hill stat
Business Standard India / Posted 18 days ago
when they cast their votes to bring the "right" party to power in the hill state. The BJP's chief ministerial candidate Prem Kumar Dhumal also addressed the rally. The prime minister is scheduled to address two more rallies in the district... Read more
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The Hindu
Congress has become a laughing club in Himachal Pradesh, says Modirid the Devbhoomi of monsters”, he said. On Tuesday, BJP president Amit Shah n
The Hindu / Posted 18 days ago
rid the Devbhoomi of monsters”, he said. On Tuesday, BJP president Amit Shah named former Himachal Pradesh Chief Minister Prem Kumar Dhumal as the party’s chief ministerial candidate for thecoming Assembly polls. Union Minister J.P. Nadda was... Read more
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The Hindu
We are riding on State government’s achievements: Virbhadra Singhfor [extra] GST to be imposed. It has been done arbitrarily, unilaterally by t
The Hindu / Posted 19 days ago
for [extra] GST to be imposed. It has been done arbitrarily, unilaterally by the Centre. The BJP has finally announced Prem Kumar Dhumal as its chief ministerial candidate. How do you think it can affect the coming polls? It does not affect... Read more
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Himachal Elections 2017: Amit Shah accuses Rahul Gandhi and Virbhadra Singh of shielding corruptchange the fortunes and get rid of the Congress "misrule". Shah said that his
dna / Posted 19 days ago
change the fortunes and get rid of the Congress "misrule". Shah said that his party has reposed faith in the leadership of Prem Kumar Dhumal and expressed confidence that the state would witness speedy development from his able guidance and rich... Read more
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Himachal Assembly Elections 2017: BJP and Congress to lock horns in all 68 constituenciesSingh, 10 ministers, eight Chief Parliamentary secretaries, Deputy Speaker Jaga
dna / Posted 19 days ago
Singh, 10 ministers, eight Chief Parliamentary secretaries, Deputy Speaker Jagat Singh Negi, former chief minister Prem Kumar Dhumal and over a dozen former ministers are among those who have thrown their hat in the ring. Speaker BBL... Read more
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Rajanth Singh targets Himachal Pradesh CM, says tainted leaders should resignsaid. BJP President Amit Shah on Tuesday announced former Chief Minister and L
asianage / Posted 19 days ago
said. BJP President Amit Shah on Tuesday announced former Chief Minister and Leader of Opposition in Himachal Assembly Prem Kumar Dhumal as party's CM candidate. The Home Minister also targeted the Congress by saying that it didn't take any... Read more
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New Kerala
Rajanth targets Virbhadra, says tainted leaders should resign - newkerala news #284959said. BJP President Amit Shah on Tuesday announced former Chief Minister and L
New Kerala / Posted 19 days ago
said. BJP President Amit Shah on Tuesday announced former Chief Minister and Leader of Opposition in Himachal Assembly Prem Kumar Dhumal as party's CM candidate. The Home Minister also targeted the Congress by saying that it didn't take any... Read more
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New Kerala
BJP on back foot in Himachal, says son of CM Virbhadra Singh - newkerala news #284926President Amit Shah on Tuesday announced former Chief Minister and Leader of Op
New Kerala / Posted 19 days ago
President Amit Shah on Tuesday announced former Chief Minister and Leader of Opposition in Himachal Assembly Prem Kumar Dhumal as party's CM candidate. Reacting on the announcement of Dhumal as the BJP's chief ministerial... Read more
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