EC detects case of bogus voting in Vijayan’s constituency

Thiruvananthapuram, May 10 (IANS) Kerala’s Chief Electoral Officer (CEO) Teeka Ram Meena, who is cracking down on bogus voting, on Friday said that he has detected more such incidents, including in the assembly... Read more »

Campaigning ends for third phase of polling in Jharkhand

Ranchi, May 10 (IANS) Campaigning for the third phase of polling in Jharkhand for four seats ended on Friday evening with polling set for May 12. The four seats where polling will take... Read more »

Lok Sabha 2019: How AAP used all possible campaign methods

New Delhi, May 10 (IANS) Calling itself way ahead of its opponents, the Congress and the BJP, Delhi’s ruling Aam Aadmi Party (AAP) says it has not left out any possible means of... Read more »

What if someone links Modi with Godhra, asks Amarinder

Chandigarh, May 10 (IANS) Taking strong exception to Prime Minister Narendra Modi’s attempt to link Rajiv Gandhi with the anti-Sikh 1984 riots, Punjab Chief Minister Amarinder Singh on Friday drew a comparison with... Read more »

Gambhir’s defamation notice to Atishi, Kejriwal over ‘derogatory pamphlet’

New Delhi, May 10 (IANS) BJP’s East Delhi MP candidate Gautam Gambhir has sent a defamation notice to AAP rival Atishi after she alleged that the cricketer-turned politician distributed pamphlets containing “obscene and... Read more »

Gugan Singh “I am not celebrity, will stay with my people”

New Delhi, May 10 (IANS) Aam Aadmi Party’s (AAP) North West candidate Gugan Singh says he is not a celebrity and will stay with his people in times of crisis to resolve various... Read more »

Security up for Bengal polls, 602 CAPF companies deployed

New Delhi, May 10 (IANS) The Centre has decided to step up security in West Bengal for the eight seats going to polls in the sixth phase of Lok Sabha elections on Sunday... Read more »

Bigwigs in fray as 8 seats in MP go to polls on May 12

May 9 (IANS) After 13 of the 29 Lok Sabha constituencies in Madhya Pradesh voted in the previous two phases, quite a few bigwigs are in the fray as eight more seats get... Read more »

Sunny Deol on Delhi trip: ‘It’s time to vote for Modi’

May 9 (IANS) Actor-turned politican and BJP candidate from Punjab’s Gurdaspur Sunny Deol on Thursday held road shows in the national capital for his party’s candidates. Deol held his first road show in... Read more »

Dikshit, Tiwari to square off in North-East Delhi

New Delhi, May 9 (IANS) Caste equations will be in focus on Sunday when people of North-East Delhi parliamentary constituency set out to choose their representative in the Lok Sabha for the next... Read more »

Bigwigs in fray as 8 seats in MP go to polls on May 12

BY CHANDRAKANT NAIDU  Bhopal, May 9 (IANS) After 13 of the 29 Lok Sabha constituencies in Madhya Pradesh voted in the previous two phases, quite a few bigwigs are in the fray as... Read more »

Naidu “Mamata ‘Bengal tigress’, taught lesson to Modi”

Kharagpur (West Bengal), May 9 (IANS) Andhra Pradesh Chief Minister N Chandrababu Naidu on Thursday hailed his West Bengal counterpart Mamata Banerjee as a “Bengal tigress” and said she had “taught a lesson”... Read more »

Congress seeks judicial probe into Kerala bogus voting

Thiruvananthapuram, May 9 (IANS) With a preliminary probe revealing bogus voting in the postal ballots of police officials in Kerala, the Congress party on Thursday demanded a judicial inquiry into the matter while... Read more »

BJP in Bengal demands central forces at all booths

Kolkata, May 9 (IANS) A BJP delegation approached the Election Commission (EC) on Thursday seeking 100 per cent coverage by central forces of polling booths in West Bengal’s constituencies which are set to... Read more »

Amarinder Singh “Won’t let Modi, BJP destroy India’s unity”

Sunam (Punjab), May 9 (IANS) Calling for a vote against the Akalis who he said resorted to sacrilege to polarise communities, Punjab Chief Minister Amarinder Singh on Thursday made an emotional appeal to... Read more »

Priyanka calls Modi a ‘coward and weak PM’

Pratapgarh (Uttar Pradesh), May 9 (IANS) Congress General Secretary Priyanka Gandhi on Thursday mounted a blistering attack on Prime Minister Narendra Modi when she said that he was a coward and weak Prime... Read more »

Mission Bengal: After UP, highest number of Modi-Shah rallies held in eastern state

Kolkata, May 9 (IANS) With the BJP expecting major gains from West Bengal, where the party has emerged as a force to reckon with, its biggest campaigners — Prime Minister Narendra Modi and... Read more »

Re-polling at 13 booths in TN on May 19

New Delhi, May 9 (IANS) The Election Commission has ordered re-polling at 13 booths in five parliamentary constituencies in Tamil Nadu on May 19, it said in a statement. In a letter to... Read more »

Atishi breaks down over derogatory pamphlet, Gambhir blamed

New Delhi, May 9 (IANS) Aam Aadmi Party’s (AAP) East Delhi constituency candidate Atishi on Thursday broke down at a press conference where she and her party accused her BJP rival Gautam Gambhir... Read more »

Modi, Priyanka Gandhi to address rallies in UP

Lucknow, May 9 (IANS) As the general elections are inching to a close, political activity in Uttar Pradesh is touching crescendo. Prime Minister Narendra Modi will address rallies in Azamgarh and Jaunpur on... Read more »