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The post-ideology politician and erosion of the party system

March 09, 2022 9:27 am

Cross-party defections have created such a crisis of confidence that parties are resorting to loyalty pledges

SC to consider hearing PIL challenging use of EVMs in polls

January 19, 2022 1:40 pm

A bench headed by Chief Justice N V Ramana heard the submissions of lawyer M L Sharma, who filed the plea in his personal capacity, and said that he would consider listing of his case.

Assembly elections 2022: Model code in, PM photo out of jab certificate

January 10, 2022 3:17 am

🔴 The source said that they have already applied the filters and the name and photo of the Prime Minister were removed since Saturday night in five poll-bound states.

EC hikes expenditure limits for candidates ahead of Assembly polls

January 07, 2022 7:42 am

🔴 The committee invited suggestions from political parties, chief electoral officers and election observers, and found that there has been a substantial increase in the number of electors and Cost Inflation Index since 2014.

Centre hatching 'conspiracy' to bring back farm laws after assembly polls: Congress

December 25, 2021 10:21 pm

The Congress' sharp attack came over Agriculture Minister Narendra Singh Tomar's remarks at an event on Friday in which, while talking about the agri laws, he said the government moved a "step back" and "will move forward again".

JD(S) plans to field women candidates in 30-35 seats in 2023 assembly polls: Kumaraswamy

September 30, 2021 11:45 am

Speaking to reporters in Bengaluru, JD(S) leader H D Kumaraswamy said it is the desire of party patriarch H D Deve Gowda to field about 30-35 women candidates.

Mayawati: BJP giving political colour to conversions to hide its failure

July 06, 2021 2:25 am

Mayawati aldo hit out at RSS chief Mohan Bhagwat for his remarks that the DNA of all Indians is the same, saying it was like “Munh mein Ram, bagal mein chhuri” — a Hindi proverb that roughly translates to having“two-faced nature”.

Solanki meets NCP state chief Jayant Patel Bosky

June 15, 2021 10:03 pm

Speaking to The Indian Express, Bosky added, “Our party is already in coalition with the Congress in Maharashtra and today we had talks regarding how the elections have to be contested.”

Assembly polls results today: Covid rules in place, a wait for verdict

May 02, 2021 4:06 am

In West Bengal, counting will take place amid a three-layer security arrangement at 108 counting centres. At least 292 observers have been appointed.

Budget Session ends as Parliament adjourned, 2 weeks ahead of schedule

March 26, 2021 6:31 am

The session, which started on January 29, was scheduled to go on till April 8.


Maharashtra, Haryana Assembly Poll Results: BJP celebrates victory

October 19, 2014 8:19 pm

Riding on the Modi wave, the Bharatiya Janta Party today appeared to be unseating the Congress in both states - Haryana and Maharashtra - as the counting of votes in the assembly polls progressed.

Assembly Polls 2014: Voting ends in Maharashtra and Haryana

October 16, 2014 12:28 am

The voting for Haryana and Maharashtra Assembly elections 2014 began on Wednesday morning.

Maharashtra Polls: Uddhav Thackeray, Sharad Pawar stir a storm

October 12, 2014 10:30 am

MNS chief Uddhav Thackeray campaigns for Shivsena candidates of Thane at Thane Central Maidan, Mumbai on Saturday (October 11).

Maharashtra polls: Modi attacks Pawar, Ex CM Chavan campaigns with Sanjay Nirupam

October 05, 2014 5:09 pm

Prime Minister Narendra Modi addressed the campaigning rally for all BJP candidates of Sangli at Tasgoan-Kavthemahankal constituency on Sunday (October 5).


Kejriwal turned 'Sarkaar' into 'Circus' in last one year: BJP

February 14, 2016 1:56 pm

New Delhi, Feb 14 (ANI): The BJP staged a protest against the AAP here on Sunday and alleged that the Arvind Kejriwal-led party has turned 'Delhi Sarkaar' into 'Delhi Circus' in the last one year. BJP leader Mahesh Giri, who was commenting on the AAP Government completing one-year in office, accused Kejriwal of not fulfilling the promises made to the people of Delhi during the assembly polls. Another BJP leader Ramesh Bidhuri echoing similar sentiments dubbed the AAP's one-year rule in Delhi to be a complete failure.