The Rashtriya Janata Dal (RJD), an ally of the Congress in Bihar, lashed out at Prime Minister Narendra Modi after a top Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) leader Shrikant Sharma called Rahul Gandhi an "eunuch". In a stinging jibe, the Lalu Prasad Yadav-led party asked Sharma how he knows that Rahul Gandhi is impotent and Modi is not. Rahul Gandhi Called 'Eunuch' by BJP UP Minister Shrikant Sharma; RJD Drags PM Narendra Modi in Row.
Many in Thailand voted for ‘change’ since the country’s military junta assumed charge in a coup in 2014 but in what is being called a possible “shock victory”, the junta-backed party seems set to win the popular vote. Thai Junta Party In the Lead in Country's First General Elections Since 2014 Coup.
The Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) high command on Sunday announced Raju Singh Bisht as the candidate from West Bengal's Darjeeling constituency for the upcoming Lok Sabha elections 2019. The decision was taken after the incumbent lawmaker from the seat, SS Ahluwalia, expressed his inability to contest. Lok Sabha Elections 2019: SS Ahluwalia Not to Contest From Darjeeling, BJP Names Raju Singh Bisht as Candidate.
Actor-politician Kamal Haasan, whose Makkal Needhi Maiam (MNM) would be making electoral debut in the upcoming Lok Sabha elections 2019, won't be contesting the polls. The announcement was made by him on Sunday, while releasing the party's manifesto in Coimbatore. "All candidates are my faces...not necessary that I should contest," he said.
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