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Logo 'Yes', content 'No': Delhi poll body to EC on NaMo TV

Delhi poll body did not 'certify' the content since it contained old speeches of PM Narendra Modi.

11 Apr 2019 3:12 PM

India's Independence, Constitution under threat: Mamata

Taking a jibe at the prime minister, Banerjee said Narendra Modi was only interested in promoting himself.

11 Apr 2019 3:03 PM

BSF coerced voters to vote BJP, Cong button dead in some EVMs: PDP, NC

The National Conference's Jammu provincial president Davinder Singh Rana also registered his protest on the issue.

11 Apr 2019 2:27 PM

Smriti Irani files nomination from Amethi, after roadshow, Puja

Smriti would be contesting against the Congress President Rahul Gandhi.

11 Apr 2019 2:00 PM

Congress fielded Urmila Matondkar because of her face: BJP MP Gopal Shetty

Bollywood actress Urmila Matondkar joined the Congress party on March 27.

11 Apr 2019 1:52 PM


Kerala HC grants bail to BJP candidate from Kozhikode

Prakash Babu is accused of attacking a woman who had come to offer prayers at Lord Ayyappa temple in Sabarimala in November 2018

11 Apr 2019 1:45 PM

Post roadshow, Sonia Gandhi files nomination for Rae Bareli LS seat

Sonia Gandhi also offered puja at the Congress' central office here before starting the roadshow.

11 Apr 2019 1:43 PM

Naxals trigger IED blast near polling booth in Maharashtra, no injuries reported

The IED (improvised explosive device) blast took place around 10.30 am in Waghezari area, around 150 metres from the polling booth.

11 Apr 2019 1:27 PM

'NaMo Foods' packet at Noida polling booth not from political party: Election Officer

The food packets, brought in the boot of a hatchback car, were distributed around 9.30 am among personnel deployed, the officials said.

11 Apr 2019 1:25 PM

Farm distress a key issue in Rajkot Lok Sabha constituency

Rajkot has remained a BJP bastion for over 2 decades, with the party winning the seat in the last 7 elections.

11 Apr 2019 1:03 PM


Smriti Irani performs 'puja' ahead of filing nomination from Amethi LS seat

In the 2014 general elections, Rahul Gandhi had defeated Smriti Irani by a margin of around one lakh votes.

11 Apr 2019 12:58 PM

Mahamilavat gang scared I will shut their shops of corruption if back in power: Modi

The Prime Minister said his government has been making efforts to bolster the quota system introduced by Baba Saheb Ambedkar.

11 Apr 2019 12:41 PM

'Will win with better margin': Nitin Gadkari casts vote in Nagpur

Nitin Gadkari casts his vote in Nagpur, Maharashtra, along with family members.

11 Apr 2019 12:34 PM

Imran Khan has no right to interfere in India's electoral process: Owaisi

AIMIM's Asaduddin Owaisi said we have free and fair elections unlike in Pakistan where the electoral process is controlled by their Army.

11 Apr 2019 12:17 PM

RJD-NDA supporters clash at polling booth in Bihar’s Nawada

RJD supporters reportedly resorted to physical violence and started pelting stones which resulted in NDA supporters getting injured.

11 Apr 2019 12:13 PM


TDP leader killed in clash with YSRCP workers in Andhra

A mandal parishad member of YSRC was seriously injured when TDP workers allegedly attacked him at a polling station in Eluru city.

11 Apr 2019 11:45 AM

Unhappy with EVM troubles in Andhra, Naidu writes to EC

Naidu said that he had been advocating the usage of ballot papers instead of EVMs, which can be tampered.

11 Apr 2019 11:42 AM

Polling in Lakshadweep Lok Sabha constituency begins

Around 850 security personnel have been deployed to ensure a smooth polling which began at 7 am

11 Apr 2019 11:11 AM

NCC volunteers beat drums, shower flower petals to greet voters; see video

A group of cadets had gathered at the polling booth in Digambar Jain Degree College in Baraut ahead of start of voting to welcome electors.

11 Apr 2019 10:28 AM

Election Officer clarifies Muzaffarnagar BJP candidate's 'fake voting' claim

There have been reports of delay in polling at several places due to glitches in electronic voting machines (EVMs).

11 Apr 2019 10:26 AM