• Election Commission of India 

    Lok Sabha Election 2019: Notification for Phase 6 issued

    Apr 16, 2019, 04:49 PM IST

    With the issuance of notification, the process of filing nominations has begun. The last date of filing nominations is April 24, while scrutiny will take place on on April 24. The last date of withdrawing from the electoral battle is April 26.

  • Will notch up bigger victory in 2019 Lok Sabha polls, says

    3 years of Modi govt: Will notch up bigger victory in 2019 Lok Sabha polls, says Amit Shah

    Politics | May 26, 2017, 05:56 PM IST

    Amit Shah on Friday said that the party would notch up a bigger victory in the next Lok Sabha polls than the 2014 elections and India would emerge as a “great nation” in various fields under PM Modi

  • on congress ticket even modi would have lost ls polls

    On Congress ticket, even Modi would have lost LS polls: Sanjay Nirupam

    Politics | Jun 07, 2014, 09:16 PM IST

    New Delhi: In remarks that could spell controversy for Congress, AICC secretary Sanjay Nirupam today said that “even Narendra Modi would have badly lost in the Lok Sabha elections had he contested on a Congress

  • 58 women contested maha ls polls only five won

    58 women contested Maha LS polls, only five won

    India | May 18, 2014, 04:35 PM IST

    Mumbai: Out of the 58 women who contested the just-concluded Lok Sabha elections in Maharashtra, only five emerged victorious.According to statistics of the Election Commission of India, the total 897 candidates who contested the Lok

  • hema malini makes dream debut in mathura

    Hema Malini makes dream debut in Mathura

    Politics | May 16, 2014, 11:30 PM IST

    Mathura: BJP candidate Hema Malini made a dream debut from Mathura Lok Sabha constituency defeating incumbent Jayant Chaudhary of RLD by an impressive margin of 3,30,743 votes.The Bollywood's ‘Dreamgirl' polled 5,74,451 votes against 2,43,884 votes

  • telangana trs puts up a sterling ls show jaipal reddy loses

    Telangana: TRS puts up a sterling LS show; Jaipal Reddy loses

    India | May 16, 2014, 11:17 PM IST

    Hyderabad: Telangana Rashtra Samiti has put up a sterling performance, winning 11 of the 16 Lok Sabha seats in Telangana, whereas Congress managed to bag just two. TRS supremo K Chandrasekhar Rao won from Medak,

  • modi s victory tweet creates history as bjp sweeps ls polls

    Modi's victory tweet creates history as BJP sweeps LS polls

    India | May 16, 2014, 05:39 PM IST

    New Delhi: Man-of-the-moment Narendra Modi's tweet after he led BJP to a landslide victory in the world's biggest elections created history by becoming India's ‘most-shared tweet'.“India has won!” Modi, 63, tweeted on microblogging site Twitter,

  • raja loses electoral battle

    Raja loses electoral battle

    Politics | May 16, 2014, 04:14 PM IST

    Nilgiris (TN): DMK leader A Raja, prime accused in the 2G scam, today failed in his bid to secure a second successive term from this reserved constituency, with the ruling AIADMK romping home with a

  • counting to take place in 160 centres in kerala ceo

    Counting to take place in 160 centres in Kerala: CEO

    India | May 13, 2014, 04:36 PM IST

    Thiruvananthapuram: All arrangements have been made for the smooth conduct of counting of votes for the 20 Lok Sabha seats in Kerala that went to polls on April 10, Chief Electoral Officer (CEO) of Kerala

  • bjp leaders hold meetings

    BJP leaders hold meetings

    Politics | May 13, 2014, 04:10 PM IST

    New Delhi: Top BJP leaders have been engaged in consultations with each other over the post-poll situation in the wake of exit polls projections that the party-led NDA may form the government.“As BJP is the

  • president pranab mukherjee not to vote in ongoing ls polls

    President Pranab Mukherjee not to vote in ongoing LS polls

    India | May 09, 2014, 05:35 PM IST

    New Delhi: President Pranab Mukherjee on Friday decided not to vote in the ongoing Lok Sabha elections in order to express his "neutrality in the political fray". He had completed all the formalities for voting

  • last two phases of ls polls ec officials to act tough

    Last two phases of LS polls: EC officials to act tough

    India | May 06, 2014, 09:39 PM IST

    New Delhi: Election officials will act spontaneously without waiting for any formal complaint and activate the powers to use central forces if any electoral malpractice is detected during the last two phases of Lok Sabha

  • know the politicians whose fate will be decided today

    Know the politicians whose fate will be decided today

    Politics | Apr 30, 2014, 10:08 AM IST

    New Delhi: 89 Lok Sabh seats across 9 states will be going to polls today.Let's have a look at some of the prominent politicians whose fate will be decided today:1.Narendra Modi (Vadodara)2.Sonia Gandhi (Rae Bareli)3.L

  • ls polls over 70 voting registered in 9 mp districts

    LS Polls: Over 70% voting registered in 9 MP districts

    India | Apr 29, 2014, 03:06 PM IST

    Bhopal: More than 70 percent polling was registered in nine districts of Madhya Pradesh during the recent Lok Sabha elections, which held this month in three phases across the state.According to an official release here

  • polling for last phase of ls polls in maharashtra tomorrow

    Polling for last phase of LS polls in Maharashtra tomorrow

    India | Apr 23, 2014, 01:14 PM IST

    Mumbai: Polling for the third and final phase of the Lok Sabha elections in Maharashtra will be held tomorrow to decide the fate of 338 candidates, including NCP leader Chhagan Bhujbal and Union Minister Milind

  • 25 percent vote in karnataka

    25 percent vote in Karnataka

    India | Apr 17, 2014, 03:06 PM IST

    Bangalore : About 20-25 percent of the 46 million electorate voted in the first five hours Thursday in all the 28 Lok Sabha constituencies across Karnataka, an official said."The polling percentage is between 20-25 percent

  • 62 per cent polling in manipur till 2 pm

    62 per cent polling in Manipur till 2 PM

    India | Apr 17, 2014, 04:35 PM IST

    Imphal: Sixty two per cent of the voters out of 8.53 lakh electorate have casted their ballot in the second phase of polling for the Inner Manipur Lok Sabha seat till 2 PM today, election

  • delhi sees nearly 65 percent turnout in triangular contest

    Delhi sees nearly 65 percent turnout in triangular contest

    India | Apr 11, 2014, 07:17 AM IST

    New Delhi : Delhi registered its highest voter turnout Thursday in about three decades at 64.77 percent in a largely triangular contest for its seven parliamentary seats. Balloting was peaceful with no "untoward incident" reported.Delhi

  • know your candidates google launches tool to help voters

    Know your candidates: Google launches tool to help voters

    India | Apr 10, 2014, 09:19 AM IST

    New Delhi: Google has launched a new tool that will allow citizens to get easy access to relevant information about political candidates contesting from their constituency and their incumbent Member of Parliament.The tool has been

  • two crpf jawans killed in bihar before start of polling

    Two CRPF jawans killed in Bihar before start of polling

    India | Apr 10, 2014, 08:29 AM IST

    Munger : Two CRPF jawans were killed and three others injured when Maoists triggered an explosive, when they were on way to a polling station in Jamui parliamentary constituency of Bihar early morning, police said.