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Fifa Ballon d’Or: Lewandowski Regrets voting for Ronaldo over teammate Neur

Bayern Munich striker Robert Lewandowski has regretted his decision to vote Real Madrid forward Cristiano Ronaldo in the Fifa Ballon d’Or over his teammates Manuel Neuer and Bastian Schweinsteiger, but said the German goalkeeper would have been a better choice. Neuer finished third in the running for the prize with 15.72 per cent of the votes, just 0.04 per cent ...

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Maharashtra Assembly Election: BJP Upbeat, Congress Confident

The most awaited Maharashtra Assembly Elections has finally begun today, on Wednesday and the voting is underway. While the political formations of Shiv Sena-BJP and Cong-NCP got crumbled, this is the first election after 15 years, where the parties are contesting alone in Maharashtra. While the battle between the parties generates curiosity on anticipated results, the leaders from the parties ...

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In a first, Rahul Gandhi in Amethi on polling day

In a first in the last one decade, Congress vice president Rahul Gandhi Wednesday reached his parliamentary constituency Amethi during voting. Gandhi’s visit comes as the going seemed to be getting tough for the incumbent MP, more so after the BJP’s prime ministerial candidate Narendra Modi visited the family bastion and urged the people to shun dynastic politics and vote ...

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Elections in Seemandra: Jagan, Vijayamma cast votes in Pulivendula

 YSR Congress Party (YSRCP) chief Y.S. Jaganmohan Reddy, his mother and party’s honorary president Y.S. Vijayamma and other family members cast their votes in Pulivendula in their native Kadapa district. Jagan, as the young leader is popularly known, is contesting for Andhra Pradesh assembly from Pulivendula, a seat represented by his late father Y.S. Rajasekhara Reddy and more recently by ...

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Elections in Telangana: Polling underway for first election in Telangana

Voting is underway for 17 Lok Sabha seats and 119 state assembly seats in Telangana region of Andhra Pradesh amid tight security Wednesday, officials said. Balloting is taking place at 30,574 polling booths across 10 districts of Telangana including Hyderabad. More than 28.17 million electors are eligible to exercise their franchise in the first election in Telangana since parliament passed ...

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