"Under the given circumstances all the regional parties should unite to put pressure on the BJP", she said. Replying to the question of whether his candidature would come in way of the understanding between the Congress and the Left Front which fielded former CPI (M) MLA Rabin Deb as a candidate against him, Mr Singhvi argued, "In democracy they have the right to take a decision".
"The arithmetic, history and geography of this state show the presence of an anti-BJP political space here", he said. After an hour-long meeting with the Congress Legislature Party (CLP) members at the Assembly premises here, Singhvi told reporters he was proud to be the party nominee for the 23 March Rajya Sabha polls from the state whose nomination papers are scheduled to be filed on Monday.
Kolkata: With an eye on forming an alternative front before the 2019 Lok Sabha elections, Nationalist Congress Party leader Praful Patel on Friday met West BengalChief Minister Mamata Banerjee on Friday.
"She (Mamata) has spoken in public about her unhappiness with the Congress snub to Trinamul for the Tripura polls, but still she has supported the Congress candidate for the Rajya Sabha polls from Bengal. I thank the ruling party here and its chief Mamata Banerjee". Singhvi also thanked Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee for backing his candidature even as the state Congress leadership made it clear that they would continue to oppose Trinamool Congress despite its support for their nominee.
Singhvi said he was proud to be nominated from the land of Rabindranath Tagore, Swami Vivekananda, Ramakrishna, Rammohan Roy and Netaji Subhas Chandra Bose. I will coordinate with all the anti-BJP parties, so that they can work together.
While announcing names of four candidates from her party who will contest Rajya Sabha polls from the state, the chief minister said senior Congress leaders Abhishek Singvi and Kapil Sibal had fought many court cases for her party.
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Thornton said she was anxious about how her dad's coping with the stress, considering his age, PTSD and slight dementia. CalVet, a government organization representing California veterans, also confirmed that there was an ongoing situation.
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Rush was then tasered twice as he's held on the ground and is choked as he breathlessly tells the cops, "I can't breathe". The video begins with Officer Verino Ruggiero warning local resident Johnnie Jermaine Rush about repeated jaywalking.
The son of Golden State Warriors coach Steve Kerr, Nick Kerr serves as an intern in San Antonio's video department. The Warriors visit the Portland Trail Blazers tonight, and will take on the Minnesota Timberwolves on Sunday.
More invites will be sent out over the coming months, so if you don't get in right away, you'll have more opportunities later. If you do have an iPhone or iPad, however, you can sign up now for the chance to play it as soon as it's available.
Trump imposes tariffs on steel and aluminium imports
Administration officials said the tariffs would apply to every country in the world except Canada and Mexico, two key US allies. For now, Trump agreed to exempt, Canada and Mexico and held out the possibility of later excluding allies like Australia.
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Meghan Markle's gorgeous new coat has sold out already
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Top India stars get massive pay hike
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