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The ballot revolution led by women voters

The emergence of the woman voter has meant that there are new deals to be made between parties and potential voters

Telangana, Nov 30 (ANI): Women voters stand in a queue to cast their votes for the Telangana Assembly elections, on Thursday. (ANI Photo)
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Published on Dec 08, 2023 10:15 PM IST

Amid Congress' lead in Telangana, party leader says ‘It's a fair reward’

Congress leader said today's politics is in line with nicking off leaders from opposition parties. “Sometimes they take away ours, sometimes theirs come here”.

Supporters of India's main opposition party, Indian National Congress, celebrate early leads for their party in Telangana state elections in Hyderabad(AP)
Published on Dec 03, 2023 12:10 PM IST

HT Picks; New Reads

On the reading list this week is a book that attempts to highlight what has gone wrong with India’s polity and society, another that looks at Bangladesh and asks important questions about the nature of identity, religion, and the idea of “home”, and a public intellectual’s moving narrative of his personal and professional journey

This week’s pick of good reads includes an attempt to understand what’s gone wrong with India’s polity, a book that ask similar and related questions about Bangladesh, and a narrative of a personal and professional journey (HT Team)
Updated on Dec 02, 2023 10:04 AM IST
ByHT Team

US House ousts ‘crook’ George Santos in historic vote

US lawmakers voted Friday to expel George Santos, the scandal-plagued politician who lied his way into Congress.

One of the most colorful but controversial figures in the 234-year history of the House of Representatives, the New York Republican is only the third person to join Washington's rogues gallery of ejected lawmakers since the Civil War.
Published on Dec 01, 2023 09:50 PM IST
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U.S. Rep George Santos defies political ‘bullies’,vows to vote out Jamaal Bowman

U.S. Rep George Santos has decided to not give in to the ‘bullies’ and resign. Rather the Republican has vowed to vote out Jamaal Bowman for the fire alarm incident in the congressional building.

U.S. Representative George Santos is currently on the verge of being expelled from the House, as he is facing a lieu of corruption charges and accusations that fabricated aspects of his life story during election campaigns and misspent campaign money.
Published on Nov 30, 2023 08:57 PM IST
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