Mumbai |Wednesday, 2019 4:45:05 AM ISTThe outcome of Australia's federal election in which pro-mining coalition government has emerged as favourite to form the next government has given a boost to Adani's mining plans.... read..
Politics | May 22, 2019 9:11:54 AM ISTA 24-hour EVM Control Room has been made functional here at Nirvachan Sadan to monitor complaints relating to Electronic Voting Machines (EVMs), Election Commission said.... read..
Politics | May 22, 2019 10:41:54 AM ISTRe-polling for Lok Sabha elections is currently underway at booth number 123 in Amritsar.... read..
New Delhi |Wednesday, 2019 3:45:05 AM ISTThe Supreme Court on Tuesday dismissed a plea challenging the appointment of two retired bureaucrats as special observer and central police observer in West Bengal in the recently-concluded general election.... read..
New Delhi |Wednesday, 2019 4:15:05 AM ISTPrime Minister Narendra Modi on Tuesday described the Lok Sabha elections as "unique" as he met his Council of Ministers at a meeting convened by BJP chief Amit Shah for thanking them for their work.... read..
New Delhi |Wednesday, 2019 5:15:05 AM ISTA documentary encapsulating the story of the Indian elections will soon make way to the Indian small screen.... read..
Chandigarh |Wednesday, 2019 5:15:05 AM ISTThere has been no illegal transportation of electronic voting machines (EVMs) in Punjab, election officials here said on Tuesday.... read..
New Delhi |Wednesday, 2019 2:15:05 AM ISTA general consensus appears to have emerged among political parties that the Bharatiya Janata Party will emerge as the single largest party in the Lok Sabha. However, the exit polls raise the question whether the party will have clear numbers, as in 2014,... read..
Ghaziabad |Wednesday, 2019 2:15:05 AM ISTResults of the Ghaziabad Lok Sabha seat could be delayed on Thursday due to the tallying of EVM results with the VVPATs from five booths in every assembly segment, District Magistrate Ritu Maheswari said on Tuesday.... read..
Bhubaneswar |Wednesday, 2019 1:45:05 AM ISTWith the national exit polls showing Biju Janata Dal (BJD) losing ground to the Bharatiya Janata Party in the Lok Sabha polls, it is likely that the number in the assembly would also come down posing a challenge for Naveen Patnaik, who is eyeing for the f... read..
New Delhi |Wednesday, 2019 1:15:05 AM ISTLed by the Bharatiya Janata Party, political parties in India spent a total of Rs 27.73 crore on Facebook for posting political ads on the platform as the seven-phase general election ended on May 19.... read..
Panaji |Wednesday, 2019 1:15:05 AM ISTAsserting that neither the Election Commission (EC) nor the state and Central governments could be trusted on EVMs and counting of votes, Chandrakant Kavlekar, Leader of the Opposition in the Goa Assembly, on Tuesday demanded a ban on exit poll agencies t... read..
Bengaluru |Wednesday, 2019 6:45:05 AM ISTAndhra Pradesh Chief Minister and Telugu Desam Party (TDP) supremo N. Chandrababu Naidu on Tuesday discussed forging a non-BJP alliance after the results of the Lok Sabha elections on Thursday with Janata Dal-Secular (JD-S) supremo H.D. Deve Gowda and Kar... read..
Kolkata |Tuesday, 2019 6:45:05 AM ISTAndhra Pradesh Chief Minister N. Chandrababu Naidu and his West Bengal counterpart Mamata Banerjee, who have been pivotal in stitching an opposition alliance against the BJP, met here on Monday to discuss the post poll strategies and their concerns over E... read..
General News | May 21, 2019 10:41:50 AM ISTThe Election Commission of India (ECI) on Tuesday ordered re-polling at a booth in Kolkata's Uttar parliamentary constituency.... read..
Patna |Tuesday, 2019 8:15:05 PM ISTLoktantrik Janata Dal (LJD) chief Sharad Yadav on Tuesday said all exit polls are wrong and far from the truth and that the reality will be out on Thursday.... read..
Srinagar |Tuesday, 2019 8:15:05 PM ISTJammu and Kashmir Congress President G.A. Mir on Tuesday asserted that the exit polls should not to be believed and that the United Progressive Alliance (UPA) would have the majority in the Lok Sabha polls.... read..
Lucknow |Tuesday, 2019 8:15:05 PM ISTUttar Pradesh could well be heading towards a mini election in the coming months if the results go the BJP way. A total of 13 legislators are seeking an entry into the Lok Sabha this time and if these candidates win, bye-elections are sure to be held in t... read..
Bhopal |Tuesday, 2019 8:15:05 PM ISTMadhya Pradesh Chief Minister Kamal Nath on Tuesday mocked the exit polls that predicted a majority for the National Democratic NDA in the Lok Sabha elections calling them "entertainment polls".... read..
New Delhi |Tuesday, 2019 7:45:05 PM ISTThe Supreme Court on Tuesday dismissed a plea challenging appointment of two retired bureaucrats as special observers in West Bengal in the just held general elections.... read..
New Delhi |Tuesday, 2019 1:15:05 AM ISTThe Board of Control for Cricket in India (BCCI) on Monday thanked Chief Election Commissioner Sunil Arora, Home Secretary Rajiv Gauba and Minister of State for Ministry of Youth Affairs and Sports Rajyavardhan Singh Rathore for helping in the smooth cond... read..
Kolkata |Tuesday, 2019 3:45:06 PM ISTThe Election Commission has announced re-polling in one polling station under Kolkata North parliamentary constituency on Wednesday, according to a notification.... read..
New Delhi |Tuesday, 2019 3:15:05 PM ISTPriyanka Gandhi Vadra, who joined active politics just ahead of the Lok Sabha elections and was entrusted the charge of eastern Uttar Pradesh, failed to impress the electorate enough to turn the tide in favour of her party, if the exit polls are to be bel... read..
New Delhi |Tuesday, 2019 6:45:05 PM ISTSatisfaction level with the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) government and Prime Minister Narendra Modi's leadership remained high on May 19, the last day of polling, just as it was on April 11, the first day of the general election, according to IANS-CVOTER... read..
New Delhi |Tuesday, 2019 4:45:05 AM ISTA day after exit polls predicted a majority for the BJP-led National Democratic Alliance, some political experts said the result was still not a foregone conclusion and that the Balakot air strike may not play a major role in the final poll outcome.... read..
Others | May 21, 2019 6:41:49 AM ISTUnderlining that the ensuing presidential election will prevent Algeria from "falling into the trap of a constitutional void", the Army chief Lieutenant General Gaid Salah on Monday proposed the formation of an "independent body" to organise and oversee ... read..
Kolkata |Tuesday, 2019 4:45:05 AM ISTWest Bengal's ruling Trinamool Congress has been accused of influencing voters by offering them "ice cream and snacks" and "free transport" to the polling stations in some areas during the assembly by-polls in Naoda and Kandi constituencies in Murshidabad... read..
Politics | May 21, 2019 7:11:47 AM ISTAmidst exit polls predicting a comfortable victory for the BJP-led NDA, Congress General Secretary in charge of UP East, Priyanka Gandhi Vadra, on Monday sent an audio recording to her party workers, urging them not to believe in the survey.... read..
Politics | May 21, 2019 5:41:57 PM ISTThe Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) will go to any extent to win the Lok Sabha polls, said former Union Minister and RLSP president here on Tuesday and accused the ruling party of indulging in "result-capturing" through allegedly fixed exit polls.... read..
Kolkata |Tuesday, 2019 6:15:05 AM ISTThe Election Commission on Monday said that an average of about 78.73 per cent votes were cast in the seventh and final phase of Lok Sabha elections in West Bengal across nine parliamentary constituencies on Sunday.... read..
New Delhi |Tuesday, 2019 3:15:05 AM ISTFinance Minister Arun Jaitley on Monday took a swipe at the opposition parties, saying the EVMs have no role in exit polls and if the results are in the same direction, their "fake" issue would also lose its non-existent rationale.... read..
New Delhi |Tuesday, 2019 1:20:53 PM ISTA day after Vice President M. Venkaiah Naidu mocked the exit polls, Union Minister Nitin Gadkari on Monday said the exit polls are not the "final decision" but indicate that the BJP will once again come to power.... read..
Bhopal |Tuesday, 2019 1:20:53 PM ISTSadhvi Pragya Thakur, the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) candidate for the Bhopal parliamentary seat, apologised on Monday for her statements during the poll campaign. She has also adopted silence.... read..
New Delhi |Tuesday, 2019 5:15:05 AM ISTTerming exit polls in the past as "inconsistent" and "incorrect", the opposition parties have played down the predictions for the Lok Sabha elections, claiming that the actual results to be announced on May 23 would be different.... read..
Mumbai |Tuesday, 2019 3:45:05 AM ISTIndian markets will move further ahead if the exit polls prove right, but investors must still be cautious till May 23 as exit polls have a mixed record, said various brokerage firms.... read..
| May 21, 2019 2:11:59 PM ISTAir pollution is not just responsible for affecting human health, it can also affect the growth of trees, a recent study suggests.... read..
Politics | May 21, 2019 2:11:53 PM ISTCongress general secretary Priyanka Gandhi Vadra on Tuesday asked her party workers to not lose confidence in the wake of exit polls predicting BJP's victory and at the same urged them to maintain vigil at strong rooms where the EVMs have been stored for ... read..
Kolkata |Tuesday, 2019 1:20:53 PM ISTSeveral persons were injured in post-poll clashes between political parties in two districts of West Bengal, police said on Monday.... read..
New Delhi |Tuesday, 2019 10:45:05 PM ISTThe just-held Lok Sabha elections saw a dip in the number of contestants as 8,040 people entered the poll fray, 211 less compared to 2014.... read..
Politics | May 21, 2019 2:12:02 PM ISTAam Aadmi Party (AAP) leader and Rajya Sabha member Sanjay Singh on Tuesday said the exit polls will prove to be completely false and asserted that their priority is to stop the Bharatiya Janata Party from coming to power.... read..
New Delhi |Tuesday, 2019 3:15:05 AM ISTA day after the exit polls predicted a thumping victory for the BJP-led NDA in the Lok Sabha polls, the Congress office in the national capital wore a deserted look.... read..
Politics | May 21, 2019 10:42:03 PM ISTLeaders of NDA allies who fought the just concluded Lok Sabha elections together met on Tuesday here over dinner hosted by BJP president Amit Shah.... read..
Kolkata |Tuesday, 2019 3:15:05 AM ISTFresh from their exit poll high, the BJP remained jubilant a day after the elections ended in West Bengal, while the Trinamool Congress continued to turn a blind eye towards the predictions, although there was a mood of despondency.... read..
Mumbai |Tuesday, 2019 2:45:05 AM ISTThe Nifty on Monday advanced by a massive 421.10 points to 11,828.25, its largest gain since 2008, as exit polls showed the BJP-led National Democratic Alliance getting a comfortable majority in the just-concluded general election.... read..
New Delhi |Tuesday, 2019 9:45:05 PM ISTAs majority of exit polls predicted victory for the BJP-led NDA at the Centre, Twitter recorded nearly 5.6 lakh tweets related to exit polls in 24 hours, the company said on Tuesday.... read..
Amaravati |Tuesday, 2019 2:45:05 AM ISTWhile a majority of the exit polls predicted victory for BJP-led NDA at the Centre, they were divided on the likely outcome in the Andhra Pradesh Assembly elections which were held simultaneously with the Lok Sabha polls.... read..
New Delhi |Tuesday, 2019 2:15:05 AM ISTLike most pollsters, various 'satta bazars' too have stuck to a BJP win in the 2019 Lok Sabha elections but expect the party tally to be fewer than predicted in the exit polls.... read..
Kolkata |Tuesday, 2019 1:15:05 AM ISTAndhra Pradesh Chief Minister Chandrababu Naidu and his West Bengal counterpart Mamata Banerjee met here on Monday to discussed the prospects of the post-poll alliance of the opposition parties against the BJP, sources said.... read..
Jaipur |Tuesday, 2019 1:20:53 PM ISTContending that exit polls have proven wrong many times, Rajasthan Chief Minister Ashok Gehlot on Monday said that Congress shall present a good performance in Lok Sabha elections as the results come out on May 23.... read..
Kolkata |Monday, 2019 4:15:05 AM ISTThe Bharatiya Janata Party seemed gung-ho, while the Trinamool Congress remained mum and the Congress and the CPI-M were dismissive of the exit poll predictions on Sunday, which suggested that the BJP could win 16 of the 42 Lok Sabha seats in West Bengal.... read..
New Delhi |Monday, 2019 3:45:05 AM ISTThe ruling Biju Janata Dal (BJD) in Odisha could face a major setback in 2019 Lok Sabha elections as the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) is likely to win 15-19 out of 21 seats in the state, according to India Today-Axis India exit poll.... read..