New Delhi | May 24, 2022 11:24:08 AM ISTBharatiya Janata Party president Jagat Prakash Nadda will formally launch the booth strengthening programme on Wednesday aimed to improve the party's performance in the upcoming Assembly polls, sources said.... read..
Chennai |Tuesday, 2022 2:15:10 AM ISTThe International Chess Federation or FIDE's Presidential elections as of now will see a three-way contest with Belgian filmmaker Inal Sheripov throwing his hat into the ring.... read..
New Delhi | May 24, 2022 2:55:37 PM ISTCongress has constituted a "Task Force 2024" for the 2024 Lok Sabha polls, which, interestingly, includes poll strategist Sunil Kanugolu as a member.... read..
Islamabad | May 22, 2022 10:23:58 AM ISTIn the wake of the country's tanking economy, Pakistan Muslim League-Nawaz (PML-N) coalition refuses to take tough decisions.... read..
By Siddharth SharmaNew Delhi | May 22, 2022 7:24:13 AM ISTGearing up for the Himachal Pradesh Assembly elections to be held later this year, Congress has decided to give the command of every district in the state to a national secretary.... read..
Others | May 21, 2022 4:55:27 PM ISTCanberra [Australia], May 21 (ANI/Xinhua): Voting centers closed at 6 p.m. local time on Saturday and vote-counting in Australia's general election has begun.... read..
Bengaluru (Karnataka) | May 20, 2022 10:54:13 PM ISTChief Minister Basavaraj Bommai on Friday welcomed the Supreme Court order asking the State government to complete the process of ward delimitation and reservation of wards for Other Backward Classes(OBC) within eight weeks to hold the Bruhat Bengaluru Ma... read..
Ranchi (Jharkhand) | May 18, 2022 11:24:05 PM ISTCongress Jharkhand unit has expressed its desire to send its candidate from the alliance to Rajya Sabha in the upcoming polls while also seeking "compromise" from partner Jharkhand Mukti Morcha which had fielded party president Shibu Soren to the Upper Ho... read..
New Delhi | May 18, 2022 2:54:40 PM ISTThe Supreme Court on Wednesday gave the green signal for OBC reservation in the local body elections in Madhya Pradesh.... read..
Kathmandu | May 16, 2022 1:54:58 PM ISTOn the third day since the formal start of vote-counting after Friday's local election, the ruling Nepali Congress has taken lead with its candidates continuing to get elected as chiefs in the largest number of local bodies.... read..
Gandhinagar |Sunday, 2022 4:45:10 AM ISTThe Gujarat government's Home Department has issued a circular directing Police Commissioners, District Collectors, and District Superintendents of Police to initiate the process of getting licenced weapons deposited "for fair, just, and fearless election... read..
Kolkata |Sunday, 2022 2:45:09 AM ISTAt a time, when the West Bengal government and the State Election Commission have started making full-fledged preparation for the Gorkhaland Territorial Administration (GTA) election in the hills of Darjeeling in north Bengal by June this year, Gorkha Jan... read..
Chennai (Tamil Nadu) | May 15, 2022 4:54:00 PM ISTThe Dravida Munnetra Kazhagam on Sunday announced three candidates for the upcoming Rajya Sabha polls while giving one seat to ally Congress as elections to fill 57 Rajya Sabha seats will be held on June 10.... read..
Kathmandu | May 13, 2022 10:24:15 AM ISTThousands of eligible voters in Nepal started queuing outside the polling stations on Friday morning as the nation headed to the polls to elect new local representatives.... read..
New Delhi |Friday, 2022 2:45:10 AM ISTWith an aim to share experiences and learnings from recently-held five Assembly elections, the Election Commission on Thursday launched a conference of all Chief Electoral Officers of the states and Union Territories.... read..
Guwahati |Friday, 2022 1:45:10 AM ISTThe election to Assam's politically important 26-member Karbi Anglong Autonomous Council (KAAC) would be held on June 8, the State Election Commission (SEC) announced here on Thursday.... read..
Bengaluru (Karnataka) | May 13, 2022 11:23:36 PM ISTKarnataka Chief Minister Basavaraj Bommai on Friday said the Karnataka BJP core committee will meet on Saturday and will discuss the preparations for the forthcoming Legislative Council and Rajya Sabha elections.... read..
Bhopal |Thursday, 2022 3:45:10 AM ISTThe Madhya Pradesh unit of Congress on Wednesday announced that the party will give 27 per cent tickets to OBC candidates for the local body elections in the state.... read..
By Aashique HussainNew Delhi | May 12, 2022 1:23:57 AM ISTAhead of local body elections, Madhya Pradesh Chief Minister Shivraj Singh Chouhan on Wednesday met Solicitor General of India Tushar Mehta in the national capital to discuss the legal provision to provide OBC reservation in the state.... read..
Kohima |Thursday, 2022 1:15:09 AM ISTThe opposition Congress in Nagaland on Wednesday demanded ballot paper voting system in the Assembly polls, slated for early next year, replacing the use of Electronic Voting Machines (EVMs), as, according to it, these had been proven several times to be ... read..
Others | May 11, 2022 12:54:17 PM ISTBrasilia [Brazil], May 11 (ANI/Xinhua): Former Brazilian president Luiz Inacio Lula da Silva took the lead in the polls ahead of general elections in October, according to a survey released on Tuesday.... read..
New Delhi |Wednesday, 2022 2:45:09 AM ISTThe biennial elections for six seats of the Karnataka Legislative Council will be held on June 3 and the counting and declaration of the result will be done the same day, the Election Commission announced on Tuesday.... read..
Kochi (Kerala) | May 10, 2022 10:54:22 AM ISTWhile addressing a press conference in Kochi on Monday, the United Democratic Front (UDF) Convenor MM Hassan cited the probabilities of the Thrikkakara bypolls and asked the Chief Minister Pinarayi Vijayan if the SilverLine project will be dropped if Left... read..
New Delhi |Tuesday, 2022 4:15:09 AM ISTAmid speculation of early Assembly elections in Punjab, the BJP's central leadership has hinted that the polls will be held as per the schedule at the end of the year.... read..
New Delhi | May 10, 2022 11:25:11 PM ISTThe Supreme Court on Tuesday, in an interim order, directed the Election Commission to issue the election programme without any further delay on the basis of the wards as per the delimitation done in the concerned local bodies where the elections had beco... read..
Champawat (Uttarakhand) | May 9, 2022 1:23:27 PM ISTUttarakhand Chief Minister Pushkar Singh Dhami on Monday filed his nomination for the Champawat assembly by-elections scheduled to take place on May 31.... read..
Lucknow (Uttar Pradesh) | May 9, 2022 9:54:01 AM ISTThe Suheldev Bharatiya Samaj Party (SBSP) national president Om Prakash Rajbhar on Sunday said the Opposition parties will form a huge alliance to defeat the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP)-led alliance in the 2024 Lok Sabha election.... read..
New Delhi | May 9, 2022 11:24:02 PM ISTThe Supreme Court on Monday stayed a Calcutta High Court order directing the West Bengal State Election Commission to send CCTV footage of Contai municipal elections for a forensic audit to the Central Forensic Science Laboratory (CFSL) here.... read..
Gandhinagar (Gujarat) | May 8, 2022 8:24:25 PM ISTBharatiya Janata Party has been ruling Gujarat for nearly three decades and on Sunday BJP received a huge boost ahead of the Assembly polls as about 500 doctors joined the party.... read..
Khatima (Uttarakhand) | May 8, 2022 6:53:18 PM ISTUttarakhand Chief Minister Pushkar Singh Dhami on Sunday will visit Champawat to seek support from the people, from where he will contest the upcoming by-election scheduled to take place on May 31.... read..
Beijing | May 8, 2022 3:25:12 PM ISTAustralian Prime Minister Scott Morrison hoped that in order to win the general elections on May 21 he could use the country's fraught relations with China, but it backfired after the Solomon Islands signed a security pact with China.... read..
Warangal (Telangana) | May 6, 2022 11:54:24 PM ISTCongress leader Rahul Gandhi on Friday attacked Telangana Chief Minister K Chandrashekar Rao saying the state is "not ruled by a Chief Minister but a raja" and the assembly elections in the state next year will be a direct fight between Congress and the ... read..
Dehradun (Uttarakhand) | May 6, 2022 3:53:06 PM ISTThe Congress party on Friday named Nirmala Gahtori as its candidate to contest the upcoming Uttarakhand by-polls from the Champawat Assembly constituency in Uttarakhand.... read..
Aizawl |Friday, 2022 2:15:09 AM ISTOver 83.77 per cent of the 42,342 voters on Thursday cast their ballots to elect 25 members of the Mara Autonomous District Council (MADC) in Mizoram's Siaha district, officials said.... read..
New Delhi |Thursday, 2022 5:15:09 AM ISTThe Supreme Court on Wednesday directed the Maharashtra State Election Commission to notify the local bodies election programme in two weeks.... read..
New Delhi |Thursday, 2022 3:15:09 AM ISTAhead of the MCD polls, the Delhi Congress internal feud has reached the AICC with former MLAs and ministers on Wednesday meeting state in-charge Shakti Singh Gohil and complaining about the functioning of the current Delhi Congress chief, Anil Chaudhary.... read..
New Delhi | May 5, 2022 7:23:51 PM ISTThe Election Commission on Thursday issued the schedule for bye-election to one vacant Rajya seat each from Telangana and Bihar.... read..
New Delhi |Wednesday, 2022 1:15:09 AM ISTAhead of the Gujarat assembly polls, the BJP central leadership asked the party ruled state government to speed up the completion of development projects for inauguration before the 'Model Code of Conduct' is enforced.... read..
Kochi (Kerala) | May 4, 2022 7:24:07 PM ISTLeft Democratic Front Convenor EP Jayarajan on Wednesday said that LDF has not decided on the candidate for the Thrikkakara assembly bypolls here.... read..
New Delhi |Tuesday, 2022 1:45:09 AM ISTGearing up for the Rajasthan assembly polls next year, the BJP has started reaching out to people from the state residing in other parts of the country.... read..
New Delhi | May 2, 2022 10:53:35 PM ISTThe Election Commission on Monday announced the schedule for the by-polls in three assembly constituencies in Odisha, Kerala and Uttarakhand.... read..
Thiruvananthapuram (Kerala) | May 2, 2022 10:53:32 PM ISTAfter the by-election to the Thrikkakara assembly constituency in Kerala was announced, the Leader of Opposition in the Kerala assembly and Congress leader VD Satheesan on Monday said he will start campaigning tomorrow and will announce candidate soon.... read..
Gwalior (Madhya Pradesh) | May 1, 2022 4:24:32 PM ISTMadhya Pradesh Minister of Housing and Urban Development, OPS Bhadoria, on Saturday claimed that Congress leader Kamal Nath had planned a conspiracy to defeat his former party colleague Jyotiraditya Scindia in Lok Sabha elections held in 2019.... read..
New Delhi | April 30, 2022 10:52:49 PM ISTAhead of his visit to Gujarat, Delhi Chief Minister and Aam Aadmi Party (AAP) national convenor Arvind Kejriwal on Saturday asked if the ruling Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) was going to recommend dissolution of the state assembly next week and make an ann... read..
Kathmandu | April 30, 2022 3:24:04 PM ISTThe Election Commission of Nepal on Saturday provided poll symbols to all registered candidates, enabling them to kick-start their campaigning for the local body elections on May 13.... read..
New Delhi | April 29, 2022 11:23:32 AM ISTWith the Chhattisgarh Assembly Elections scheduled to be held in 2023, the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) will execute a detailed action plan from May 5 to May 20 in the state to strengthen the party, party sources said on Thursday.... read..
Panaji |Thursday, 2022 2:45:09 AM ISTAfter resigning from the Trinamool Congress, its former Goa unit chief Kiran Kandolkar on Wednesday accused political strategist Prashant Kishor of trying to blackmail the Congress by dividing the opposition vote in the February 14 Assembly polls in the c... read..
New Delhi |Thursday, 2022 2:45:10 AM ISTThe BJP has started the ground work to ensure massive victory of Uttarakhand Chief Minister Pushkar Singh Dhami in by-polls from Champawat assembly.... read..
Srinagar (Jammu and Kashmir) | April 27, 2022 9:55:04 PM ISTFormer Jammu and Kashmir Chief Minister and National Conference leader Omar Abdullah on Wednesday mooted the idea that all constituents of the Peoples' Alliance for Gupkar Declaration (PAGD) would contest the coming Assembly elections together to keep BJP... read..
New Delhi | April 27, 2022 6:54:04 PM ISTFormer Himachal Pradesh Congress chief Kuldeep Rathore on Wednesday is in full agreement with the Congress's decision to change the state leadership, stating that the change is for the betterment of the party in the upcoming Assembly elections scheduled l... read..
New Delhi | April 26, 2022 11:53:35 PM ISTIn significant decisions in Himachal Pradesh which will go to the polls later this year, the Congress on Tuesday appointed Pratibha Virbhadra Singh as chief of the party's state unit and Sukhwinder Singh Sukhu as chairman of the campaign committee.... read..