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Lok Sabha polls


How Mamata Banerjee is expanding Trinamool footprint beyond West Bengal

November 25, 2021 11:19 pm

TMC is aiming to spread its footprint nationally following its resounding victory in the Assembly elections held earlier this year.

BSP to go it alone in UP, Uttarakhand polls: Mayawati

January 15, 2021 8:23 pm

Mayawati said that if the BJP-led governments at the Centre and state do not provide free vaccine, the BSP will if voted to power.

Eye on 2024, JP Nadda to begin 120-day nationwide tour in December

November 23, 2020 7:12 am

Nadda will begin his tour in the first week of December and Uttarakhand will be the first state on his itinerary, BJP general secretary Arun Singh told reporters. December 5 is the likely date for beginning the tour.

Allow us to retain national party status till after 2024 Lok Sabha polls: TMC, CPI to EC

August 07, 2019 7:15 am

The poll panel had served showcause notices to TMC, CPI and NCP on July 18, and the parties had time till August 5 to respond.

Election Commission bans publication of uncertified ads on polling day and day before

April 06, 2019 9:41 pm

The poll panel said Saturday that instances of advertisements of offending and misleading nature published in print media have been brought to its notice in the past.

After Advani is replaced by Amit Shah in Gandhinagar, Sena calls him 'BJP’s tallest leader'

March 23, 2019 2:35 pm

In an editorial in the party mouthpiece "Saamana", the Shiv Sena said Amit Shah contesting in place of Advani is politically translated as the 'Bhishmacharya' of Indian politics being "forced" to retire.

Congress releases fourth list of 27 candidates, Tharoor to contest from Thiruvananthapuram

March 17, 2019 12:57 am

The party renominated its sitting MPs and former Union ministers, Shashi Tharoor and K Suresh, from Thiruvananthapuram and Mavelikkara Lok Sabha seats.

Priyanka to begin three-day visit to UP on March 18

March 16, 2019 4:06 am

Priyanka will mark Holi in Varanasi, the constituency of Prime Minister Narendra Modi. She will also participate in a foot-march in Allahabad and a road show in Mirzapur.

Left Front declares 25 names in Bengal, door open for Congress

March 16, 2019 3:07 am

Ahead of a meeting at 3 pm, Left Front chairman Biman Bose had called West Bengal Pradesh Congress Committee (WBPCC) president Somen Mitra and told him that since the first phase of polls is on April 11, it had become necessary to release the names of some candidates.

CPI(M) walks out of grand alliance talks in Maharashtra

March 16, 2019 3:02 am

The CPI(M) had been demanding north Maharashtra’s Dindori seat from the NCP’s quota of seats. On Friday, the NCP nominated its candidate Dhanraj Mahale for the seat.


Rainbow of colours in Lok Sabha election campaign

March 18, 2019 8:49 am

The Election Commission of India announced that the general elections will be held in seven phases across India starting April 11 and the results will be announced on May 23

Exit polls project Narendra Modi-led NDA to form government

May 13, 2014 3:20 pm

Official election results are expected on Friday (May 16).

Elections 2014: Political parties gloss over environment

May 09, 2014 2:21 pm

Political parties campaigning for elections have all but ignored environmental issues.

Voting ends for 8th phase of Lok Sabha polls

May 07, 2014 9:44 pm

Voting for the 8th phase of Lok Sabha polling ended on Wednesday.

EVMs return after sixth phase of polling ends

April 25, 2014 10:17 am

As the sixth phase of polling ended, poll officials return with EVMs from various polling booths.

Sixth phase of polling comes to an end

April 24, 2014 9:04 pm

Polling began on Thursday (April 24) for the sixth phase of Lok Sabha Polls.

Maharashtra CM Prithviraj Chavan at Idea Exchange

September 04, 2014 12:21 pm

Maharashtra CM Prithviraj Chavan was our guest at the Idea Exchange programme in Mumbai on Wednesday.

Priyanka Vadra in Rae Bareli, seeks to corner Narendra Modi on 'snoopgate'

April 23, 2014 5:34 pm

Seeking to corner Narendra Modi, Priyanka Gandhi on Wednesday (April 23) raked up the "snoopgate" controversy surrounding him and questioned his credentials of talking about empowering women.

Candidates continue to campaign for the ongoing Lok Sabha elections

April 17, 2014 4:57 pm

Candidates continue to campaign for the ongoing Lok Sabha elections 2014 in their respective constituencies.

Fifth phase of polling underway

April 17, 2014 4:01 pm

Moderate to brisk voting was on Thursday recorded in the first five hours of polling.