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BMC takes charge of Cruise ship; company blames guests

As luxury ship Cordelia Cruise reached Mumbai, the company management claimed that only one crew member had tested Covid-19 positive in Goa on Sunday and that the guests with confirmed cases may have been infected before they boarded the ship.

Goa BJP’s regular survey to evaluate popularity of ticket seekers

In an attempt to select the right candidate for upcoming assembly polls to form government in Goa for the third consecutive term, the BJP is regularly conducting internal surveys to find out the popularity of its ticket aspirants among masses. It is learnt that the BJP is conducting a survey every fortnight to know the popularity of ticket seekers.

Fight for Brahmin votes in UP; BJP attempt to woo them away from SP

As various political parties are targeting different sections of people ahead of the coming Assembly elections in Uttar Pradesh, all eyes are on Brahmin voters to see who they will support. The ruling BJP is eyeing these votes which have been polled by other parties in the past also.

Big bonanza for poll bound Punjab by Modi; Rs 42,750 cr worth of projects

Prime Minister Narendra Modi will visit Ferozepur, Punjab on January 5 and will lay the foundation stone of multiple development projects worth more than Rs 42,750 crore. These projects include Delhi-Amritsar-Katra Expressway; four laning of Amritsar-Una section; Mukerian-Talwara New Broad Gauge railway line; PGI Satellite Centre at Ferozepur and two new medical colleges at Kapurthala and Hoshiarpur.

Uttarakhand Congress poaches more BJP leaders; party upbeat

The Congress in Uttarakhand have poached two more BJP leaders. The two leaders who have joined from BJP are Deepak Bijalwan and Malchandra. While Bijalwan is District Board President of Uttarkashi, Malchandra is ex MLA from Karauli, both joined Congress in Delhi in presence of Harish Rawat and Devendra Yadav, In-charge of the party in Uttarakhand.