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Lok Sabha polls 2024: Volunteers in demand in run-up to elections in Bengaluru

Deccan Herald 12 Apr 2024
We don’t advise them to vote for any particular party,” he says.</p><p>The group plans to arrange transport for voters in the slums like in J P Nagar, Jayanagar, and BTM ...

Since 2014, 25 Opposition leaders facing corruption probe crossed over to BJP, 23 of them got reprieve

Financial Express 03 Apr 2024
They cut across party lines ... Mumbai probe shut, case hits dead end Party Shift ... Safe landing after turbulence Party Shift ... 2 yrs after SOS letter, case closed Party Shift ... How sugar probe turned Party Shift ... Slum project brought ED to door Party Shift.

Arrest of Modi Political Rival Slammed by Opposition

Voa News 22 Mar 2024
Staying away from the traditional support bases of India’s political parties such as community, caste, and religion, he instead focused on getting support from slum dwellers, rickshaw pullers and lower economic classes.

"...This is what I get in return?": Uttarkashi tunnel rat hole-miner's house razed by DDA

Beijing News 01 Mar 2024
Meanwhile, Senior Aam Adami Party (AAP) leader Atishi earlier accused the BJP-ruled central government of allegedly hatching a "conspiracy" to demolish all slums in the city and said that her party ...

Supreme Court: Govt also at fault for unauthorised colonies

Hindustan Times 29 Feb 2024
The high court observed that the parties had misrepresented themselves as slum residents and had not given correct information. The petitioners were not slum inhabitants, nor did their establishments ...

Manohar Joshi, a Shiv Sena loyalist who excelled at consensus building

Hindustan Times 24 Feb 2024
His government started the construction of 55 flyovers in Mumbai, launched the Mumbai-Pune expressway, the Krishna Valley irrigation project and the controversial slum rehabilitation scheme ... own party.

Opposition plotting to delay Dharavi Redevelopment Project: Shiv Sena MP Shewale

Indian Express 19 Feb 2024
Shiv Sena (Eknath Shinde faction) MP Rahul Ramesh Shewale on Monday accused the Opposition parties of plotting to delay the Dharavi Redevelopment Project ... for 'ineligible' slum dwellers from Dharavi.

AAP, BJP spar over slum rehabilitation in Delhi

Hindustan Times 13 Feb 2024
The Aam Aadmi Party (AAP) on Monday alleged that the Centre and its agencies have carried out a series of demolition drives at slum, or JJ, clusters in Delhi over the last year, and that no rehabilitation has been carried out in these cases.

Health and manifestos

Dawn 09 Feb 2024
Let’s take a look at the manifestos of the main political parties through a health lens ... A party manifesto is more of a pretence in our politics ... The party also plans to launch clinics-on-wheels for urban slums across the provinces.

2,000 Police Officers to Secure Election in East Jakarta

Berita Jakarta 05 Feb 2024
Besides being prone to conflict, the number of political parties would be balanced. The location had experienced conflict, was a slum area, and the community was deemed to be frequently involved in conflict.

MQM-P activist ‘killed in clash with PPP workers’ in Karachi

The News International 29 Jan 2024
In a statement, the party said its election office in Karachi’s Machar Colony — one of the largest slums of the port city — was attacked whilst workers and leaders were busy in election-related activities.

The Men of 1924 by Peter Clark; The Wild Men by David Torrance review – Labour’s first taste of power

The Observer 28 Jan 2024
Worse, Labour was a minority government in a hung parliament in which it was not even the largest party ... They remained the largest contingent in the Commons, but lacked the moral authority or support from other parties to carry on in government.