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DMK announces seat allocation with allies for Lok Sabha polls

DMK chief M K Stalin named the coalition as Secular Progressive Alliance.

15 Mar 2019 1:28 PM

SC to hear 21 Oppn parties on voting machines, VVPATs tomorrow

With the nearing of the 2019 Lok Sabha polls, the petitioners want more safety norms and strict standards for EVMs.

14 Mar 2019 7:38 PM

Senior EC officials to visit West Bengal, Assam, Tripura and Manipur soon

The decision to send Deputy Election Commissioner comes a day after BJP urged the poll watchdog to declare WB a 'super sensitive state'.

14 Mar 2019 6:34 PM

BJP trying to create 'hyper nationalistic environment' ahead of LS polls: Rahul

The comments by Rahul came against the backdrop of indications that BJP may use the IAF strikes in Balakot for its election campaign.

14 Mar 2019 5:50 PM

TMC sitting MLA Arjun Singh joins BJP, says disappointed on not getting LS ticket

Arjun Singh is four-term lawmaker from Bhatpara, with a hold in several other Assembly segments in the Barrackpore parliamentary seat.

14 Mar 2019 3:09 PM


Sujay did not consult me before joining BJP: Cong leader Vikhe Patil

Radhakrishna Vikhe Patil said that since Pawar despised his family so much, he would not campaign for the NCP candidate from Ahmednagar.

14 Mar 2019 3:02 PM

Cong releases 2nd candidates list; Priya Dutt to contest from Mumbai North-Central

Out of 21 candidates, 5 are from Maharashtra, where 48 Lok Sabha seats are at stake, while 16 from UP, where 80 seats are at stake.

14 Mar 2019 12:29 PM

BJP's 1st list of candidates for LS polls from Karnataka to be finalised on March 16

Karnataka BJP President B S Yeddyurappa, the alliance would benefit the BJP in the polls, as they "lack" understanding between each other.

13 Mar 2019 7:41 PM

Following floods, Uran locals to boycott Lok Sabha polls

The team also witnessed destruction of mangrove stretches due to blockage of tidal water.

13 Mar 2019 4:13 AM

No further talks will be held with Congress, says Prakash Ambedkar

Mr Ambedkar is likely to contest the Solapur seat against Congress leader Sushilkumar Shinde.

13 Mar 2019 3:46 AM


'Systematic' campaign being run against my son's candidacy: K'taka CM

Facing flak for promoting his son, Kumaraswamy said those posting on social media are not voters.

12 Mar 2019 6:13 PM

‘Run for Vote’ campaign held to create awareness among debut voters in Assam

This comes after the Election Commission of India on Sunday announced the schedule for the 17th Lok Sabha election.

12 Mar 2019 1:21 PM

Trinamul Congress will field 10 to 12 new faces in Lok Sabha polls

The BJP has made steady inroads in Bengal and emerged as the main challenger to the TMC.

12 Mar 2019 3:39 AM

‘AAP to burn BJP’s 2013 Assembly poll manifesto’

BJP promised full statehood for Delhi in the 2013 elections but did not keep its promise.

12 Mar 2019 3:30 AM

Congress confident of winning all 7 LS seats in Delhi, no tie-up with AAP

Rahul's comment puts an end to speculation that Congress was having a rethink about going solo in Delhi.

11 Mar 2019 8:18 PM


TMC to release its candidates' list for LS polls on Tuesday

Lok Sabha elections in West Bengal will begin on April 11 and polling would be held over seven phases through May 19.

11 Mar 2019 7:36 PM

Gujarat Cong MLA Purushottam Sawariya joins BJP

Purushottam Sawariya had quit the Congress party last week.

11 Mar 2019 7:22 PM

No use of Sabarimala for LS polls campaign: EC warns parties

The CEO also said the commission would not allow any kind of violation that puts any political party at an advantage over another.

11 Mar 2019 7:08 PM

Will form government in K'taka within 24 hours if we win 22 LS seats: Yeddyurappa

Out of 28 seats, BJP currently holds 16 seats while the Congress and the JD(S) holds 10 and 2 Lok Sabha seats, respectively.

11 Mar 2019 6:02 PM

Air strike was done keeping LS polls in mind: Farooq Abdullah

Raising questions over the EC's decision, Farooq alleged that BJP intends to conspire in the polls.

11 Mar 2019 4:57 PM