Wednesday, Sep 17, 2014
September 17, 20148:46 am

Sena contested 169 seats in 2009, and the BJP 119. The BJP on the other hand, would like the Sena to contest, at most, 144 seats.

September 17, 20142:48 am

State Congress president Arjun Modhwadia said the Congress had also improved its position in other seats as BJP’s victory margin had gone down.

September 17, 20149:07 am
All through the campaign, Akhilesh took the backseat as Mulayam assumed complete charge.

Kept son Akhilesh in the backseat as he shed party’s pro-Muslim tag.

September 16, 20148:55 pm

Both Gadgil and Mahajan said the by-poll results proved that voters think differently in Lok Sabha and assembly elections.

September 16, 20145:59 pm

Tej Pratap, grand nephew of the SP supremo, defeated his nearest rival Prem Singh Shakya of BJP in the bypoll.

September 16, 20149:40 pm

Out of the 32 Assembly seats across nine states, BJP won10, Congress seven and SP seven.

September 16, 20149:47 pm

In the 2014 Lok Sabha elections, the BJP had come first in 21 assembly seats and second in nearly 40 assembly segments.

September 16, 20144:58 pm

BJP, SP and TRS are in office in the states of Gujarat, Uttar Pradesh and Telangana from where they won the respective constituencies.

September 16, 20144:53 pm

Chowdhury had won the seat undefeated since 1993 till his departure for Parliament this year.

September 16, 20144:53 pm

The Congress came second, with V Sunita Laxma Reddy getting 2,10,523 votes, pushing back BJP's T Jayaprakash Reddy.

September 16, 20143:33 pm

Shivpal said that the people have voted against communal forces and for development.

September 16, 20141:33 pm

The outcome of the bypolls are seen as a test of Modi government's popularity since it assumed power in May.

September 16, 20143:26 pm

BJP's Ranjan Bhatt showed impressive lead over Narendra Ravat of Congress as soon as counting started.

September 16, 201412:43 pm

Party firm on contesting 144 seats, says ball in Cong court.

September 17, 201411:42 am

Shiv Sena and BJP may agree to swap seats; Gadkari to meet state leaders in Delhi.

September 16, 201411:18 am

The BJP looked set to retain its seats in Talaja in Bhavnagar and Tankara in Morbi.

September 16, 20144:26 pm

Counting for bypolls in three Lok Sabha and 33 Assembly seats across 10 states began on Tuesday morning.

September 16, 20143:46 am

Another former BJP chief, Murli Manohar Joshi, was appointed the chairman of Estimates Committee of Parliament.

September 16, 20141:26 am

In our cooperation in the area of defence and security, we are committed to promotion of peace in our region,” Mukherjee said in his speech.

September 16, 20141:18 am

India already has similar film co-production agreements with Canada, Germany, France, Spain and few more countries.

September 16, 20141:16 am

On staple visa, MEA says both know ‘sensitivities’ of each other

September 16, 201412:24 am

Pawar said that the party’s state leadership had not altered its demand for an equal seat share.

September 16, 201412:19 am

An exception is Parliamentary Affairs Minister Randeep Singh Surjewala.

September 16, 20145:14 am

It is in the shadow of Narendra Modi’s big win this summer that the 54-year-old leader’s public persona has undergone a rapid transformation.

September 16, 201412:00 am

Confident BJP and wary BJP in battle for dominance in Maharashtra alliance.

September 16, 20143:16 am

The buzz in the AICC was that the directive was targeted at former Information and Broadcasting Minister Manish Tewari and former party spokesperson Rashid Alvi.

September 15, 20141:37 pm

In a scathing attack against BJP, the CM J Jayalalithaa accused BJP for its double standards on the sensitive fishermen issue.

September 15, 201410:48 am

BJP general secretary in-charge of Maharashtra, Rajiv Pratap Rudy, said the party wants an “alliance of equals”.

September 15, 20144:55 pm

Indian Express

September 15, 20141:00 am

CIC asked why an inquiry should not be instituted in the matter of non-compliance of its order.

September 15, 201412:58 am

He is likely to raise the issue of detention of Tamil fishermen with Sri Lanka at the SAARC convention.

September 15, 201412:56 am

Shah also inaugurated a residential campus at Baba Ramdev’s Patanjali Yogapeeth.

September 14, 20145:20 pm

"He (Ramdev) rose to fight against corruption and threats to democratic values in the country," Amit Shah said.

September 15, 20148:50 am

BJP MP Sakshi Maharaj also alleged that madrasas do not hoist the national flag on Independence Day or Republic Day.

September 14, 20144:01 pm

76-year-old Dikshit said a senior bureaucrat of central government had called her and asked for her resignation.

September 14, 20141:22 pm

One theory doing the round says that Nitish can lead the alliance but RJD will contest on more number of seats than JD (U).

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