Chennai |Tuesday, 2021 4:15:06 AM ISTThe Deputy Election Commissioner of India, Chandra Bhushan Kumar, on Monday held a review meeting with the Chief Electoral Officer of Tamil Nadu, Satyabrata Sahoo, and other officials on the counting arrangements at the centres. The meeting was held throu... read..
Middle East | April 20, 2021 2:13:57 AM ISTDamascus [Syria], April 20 (ANI/Sputnik): Terrorists in Syria are planning attacks on state institutions in major cities ahead of the presidential election, Rear Adm. Alexander Karpov, deputy head of the Russian Center for Reconciliation of Warring Partie... read..
Lucknow (Uttar Pradesh) | April 19, 2021 8:43:52 AM ISTVoting for the second phase of the Uttar Pradesh Panchayat elections began on Monday with COVID-19 protocols in place.... read..
Bengaluru (Karnataka) | April 19, 2021 2:13:56 PM ISTAmid the surge in covid-19 cases, the Karnataka government has decided to postpone Zilla Panchayat and Taluq panchayat election.... read..
Damascus | April 19, 2021 5:14:00 AM ISTThe Parliament of Syria has announced that the country will hold its presidential election on May 26, while the candidate registration is to begin on April 19.... read..
Others | April 18, 2021 12:44:06 PM ISTQuito [Ecuador], April 18 (ANI/Sputnik): Guillermo Lasso from the CREO right-wing movement won Ecuador's presidential election with over 52 per cent of the votes, the National Electoral Council said, releasing final voting results.... read..
Bengaluru (Karnataka) | April 17, 2021 2:13:58 PM ISTLeader of Opposition in Karnataka Assembly and Congress leader Siddaramaiah on Friday accused the Central and state government of only being concerned about elections but not about administration amid second wave of coronavirus.... read..
Kolkata |Saturday, 2021 1:15:05 AM ISTWith elections just a few days away, local women of Dattabad area in Bidhannagar where Trinamool Congress' Minister-of-State for fire Sujit Bose is a candidate, have started painting 'alpana' designs, 'ghot' (Earthen pot) and 'patachitra' images (cloth-ba... read..
New Delhi | April 17, 2021 9:13:51 AM ISTAs the polling for the fifth phase of the West Bengal assembly elections is being held on Saturday, Union Home Minister Amit Shah appealed to voters for maximum voting turnout and said that every vote will play an important role in restoring the glory of ... read..
Imphal |Friday, 2021 1:45:06 AM ISTThe Manipur High Court on Thursday ruled the election of MLA Okram Henry Singh, who was elected from the Wangkhei Assembly constituency in the 2017 elections, as 'null and void', officials said.... read..
Agra (Uttar Pradesh) | April 16, 2021 5:44:11 AM ISTMiscreants looted ballot boxes from a polling booth during the first phase of the panchayat polls, in Fatehabad area in Uttar Pradesh's Agra on Thursday.... read..
By Joymala BagchiKolkata (West Bengal) | April 16, 2021 9:14:01 PM ISTThe fifth phase of West Bengal assembly elections on Saturday will be held with the deployment of 1,071 companies of central forces for ensuring a peaceful election.... read..
Kolkata (West Bengal) | April 16, 2021 6:13:48 PM ISTAfter the Chief Electoral Officer (CEO) in West Bengal called an all-party meeting over adhering to COVID-19 norms during the ongoing Assembly elections, the ruling Trinamool Congress (TMC) reiterated their requests to club the remaining phases into one, ... read..
Nadia (West Bengal) | April 16, 2021 9:13:50 PM ISTWest Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee on Friday asserted that the ongoing assembly elections in the state were to safeguard to dignity and respect of women and the Matua community.... read..
Washington | April 15, 2021 2:14:12 PM ISTUS President Joe Biden's administration is expected to announce sanctions targeting Russia in response to Moscow's alleged meddling in the Presidential elections and SolarWinds cyber intrusion.... read..
Lucknow |Thursday, 2021 3:15:05 PM ISTEven as the pandemic situation worsens in Uttar Pradesh, the state has launched one of the biggest polling exercises -- the Panchayat elections. The four-phased elections that began on Thursday morning will elect around eight lakh rural representatives.... read..
Kolkata (West Bengal) | April 14, 2021 7:43:58 PM ISTThe high-decibel campaigning for the fifth phase of the ongoing West Bengal Assembly elections concluded at 6 pm on Wednesday, as leaders of the political parties taking part in the high-stakes polls left no stone unturned to woo the voters of the state.... read..
Lucknow |Wednesday, 2021 7:15:06 PM ISTThe much-awaited Panchayat polls in Uttar Pradesh will begin on Thursday with the first phase of polling in 18 districts.... read..
By Kumar GauravNew Delhi | April 14, 2021 11:13:55 PM ISTThe Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) on Wednesday hit back on West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee over her remarks that BJP has brought outsiders in Bengal and contributed to the rise in COVID-19 cases.... read..
Lome |Wednesday, 2021 3:45:05 PM ISTIncumbent President Patrice Talon has won reelection in the West African nation of Benin with 86.4 per cent of the votes, according to provisional results announced by the Electoral Commission.... read..
New Delhi | April 14, 2021 5:44:17 PM ISTThe Delhi High Court on Wednesday dismissed a petition seeking postponement of the elections of the members of Delhi Sikh Gurudwara Management Committee (DSGMC) in view of the recent unprecedented spike of coronavirus cases in the national capital.... read..
New Delhi | April 13, 2021 3:13:46 PM ISTSushil Chandra assumed charge as the 24th Chief Election Commissioner (CEC) on Tuesday.... read..
Congress asks EC to instruct people to follow COVID norms during elections in West BengalKolkata (West Bengal) | April 13, 2021 4:13:51 AM ISTWest Bengal Congress chief Adhir Ranjan Chowdhury on Monday wrote to the Election Commission requesting it instruct 'masses to take necessary precautions during polling, assembling, and processions' during the ongoing elections in the poll-bound West Beng... read..
New Delhi |Tuesday, 2021 3:15:05 AM ISTWest Bengal, which is midway through its poll process, as well as Tamil Nadu, Assam, and the Union Territory of Puducherry, where voting has concluded, witnessed a massive surge in Covid cases since the Assembly elections were announced by the Election Co... read..
New Delhi |Tuesday, 2021 7:15:06 PM ISTA day after imposing ban on West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee for 24 hours, the Election Commission on Tuesday banned BJP leader Rahul Sinha from campaigning for 48 hours in the fifth phase of Assembly elections in the state charging him of makin... read..
New Delhi |Tuesday, 2021 5:45:06 PM ISTFuel prices in the country remained unchanged on Tuesday with oil marketing companies continuing on the pause mode and keeping petrol and diesel prices static for a fortnight now.... read..
Mumbai (Maharashtra) | April 13, 2021 3:13:49 PM ISTMaharashtra Minister and NCP leader Nawab Malik on Tuesday said the central government should take things seriously as the Kumbh Mela and elections can worsen the COVID-19 situation in the country.... read..
Panaji (Goa) |Tuesday, 2021 10:45:05 PM ISTAhead of FC Goa's big-ticket AFC Champions League (Group E) clash against Qatar club Al Rayyan on Wednesday, the Indian Super League (ISL) club's head coach, Spaniard Juan Ferrando, said he had to take some very "tough selection decisions" to put the best... read..
Chennai |Monday, 2021 11:45:06 PM ISTHistory bears examples galore of monarchs, who after a series of battle defeats, would finally triumph. Tamil Nadu's self-styled "Election King" K. Padmarajan, however, offers a contrast.... read..