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Prashant Kishor thanks Congress for stand on CAA, NRC

New Delhi: Political strategist Prashant Kishor, who was the man behind Narendra Modi’s successful election campaign in 2014, on Sunday supported Congress’ anti-Citizenship (Amendment) Act or CAA and National Register of Citizens (NRC) stand, declaring that the new law will not be implemented in Bihar. His reaction came after he targeted the Congress in December […]

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PMs remark ‘No discussion on NRC’ is a tactical retreat in face of protest against CAA, NRC: Prashant Kishor

New Delhi: Janata Dal-United (JD-U) Vice President and election strategist Prashant Kishor on Thursday took a swipe at Prime Minister Narendra Modi for his remarks that “no discussion over NRC” has taken place, saying it was a “tactical retreat” in the face of nationwide protests against the Citizenship Amendment Act and the NRC. In a […]

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Jamia unrest: Priyanka, Prashant Kishor attack Centre

New Delhi: Congress General Secretary Priyanka Gandhi Vadra on Monday trained guns at the BJP for Sunday’s alleged police crackdown on students of Jamia Millia Islamia University and other educational institutions. “Students are being beaten in universities. At the time when the government should go ahead and listen to the people, the BJP government is involved […]

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Poll strategist Prashant Kishor meets Mamata again

Kolkata: Election strategist Prashant Kishor on Thursday again met West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee at the state secretariat here on Thursday, sources said. Kishor was seen walking out of ‘Nabanna’ accompanied by Trinamool Congress MP and Banerjee’s nephew Abhishek Banerjee. This was Kishor’s second meeting with the Trinamool Congress supremo this month after he […]

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Prashant Kishor meeting with Mamata nothing to do with JD-U: Nitish

Patna:  Bihar Chief Minister and Janata Dal-United President Nitish Kumar broke his silence on Saturday over his party vice president and election strategist Prashant Kishor meeting West Bengal Chief Minister and Trinamool Congress chief Mamata Banerjee, saying it has nothing to do with the JD-U. Kumar said here after he launched JD-U membership drive that […]

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Election strategist Prashant Kishor meets Mamata Banerjee

Kolkata: After the Trinamool Congress suffered a major setback in the Lok Sabha elections, West Bengal Chief Minister and Trinamool leader Mamata Banerjee on Thursday met election strategist Prashant Kishor. Kishor was accompanied by party MP Abhishek Banerjee to the state Secretariat. The meeting with the Chief Minister lasted for about 90 minutes. Of 42 […]

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Prashant Kishor rubbishes Rabri’s claim on merger

Patna: Poll strategist-turned-politician and JD-U Vice President Prashant Kishor on Saturday rubbished RJD chief Lalu Prasad’s wife and former Chief Minister Rabri Devi’s claim that he has proposed for a merger of the JD-U with the RJD in return for declaring Bihar Chief Minister Nitish Kumar as its Prime Ministerial candidate. “Those convicted or facing charges […]