2019 general elections

Expelled Bangladeshi actor apologises for campaigning for Indian elections

Ferdous Ahmed said that he did an inadvertent mistake" and it was a step taken out of love of the people of the state.

published on : 18th April 2019

Madras HC orders removal of huts in Chennai after LS poll

A division bench of the Madras High Court has directed the Greater Chennai Corporation to remove the remaining two huts on Devaraj Street at Kodambakkam, soon after the elections.

published on : 3rd April 2019

LS polls will be a game-changer for NDA in state: Kerala BJP General Secretary K Surendran

Surendran speaks to TNIE on how voters, who have lost faith in both the UDF and LDF, will elect a BJP-NDA candidate with a comfortable margin.

published on : 25th March 2019

‘Selfie with SuVe’ aims to woo young voters in Madurai

Technological advancement has been reflecting in poll campaign strategies of many candidates.

published on : 25th March 2019

Battle for Vadakara: CPM quells LJD dissent; RMPI factor re-emerges

The CPM, which stole a march over its rivals by fielding its trump card P Jayarajan in Vadakara, has also succeeded in quelling the dissent within ally LJD’s ranks.

published on : 12th March 2019

Rs 6,000 cash per annum for farmers sop may fetch votes for Modi: Report

Swiss brokerage UBS said that PM Modi's high approval rating is possibly because of the low ratings of the other contenders.

published on : 19th February 2019

To fight SP-BSP, BJP set to ‘caste’ its net wide in Uttar Pradesh

Sources say BJP has split the state into four zones and entrusted key leaders with the task of translating the strategy to action by hand-picking caste leaders from each parliamentary constituency.

published on : 20th January 2019

Will Kanimozhi’s Thoothukudi tour transform to poll battle?

As the DMK leader is said to be interested in contesting from Thoothukudi constituency, she along with the State secretary of party’s women’s wing will attend the village meetings in the district.

published on : 17th January 2019

Uncertainty over govt agenda keeps budget hopes low

HDFC vice-chairman and chief executive Keki Mistry said he doesn’t expect any real reforms before the elections and formation of new government.

published on : 14th January 2019

RJD candidates will be decided by parliamentary board, with Lalu's approval: Tejashwi Yadav

Tejashwi's brother Tej Pratap had yesterday had announced is sister Misa Bharti's candidature from the Pataliputra Lok Sabha seat.

published on : 5th January 2019

After BJP, now AAP to appoint lakhs of booth-level in-charges for Lok Sabha polls 

Party leader Gopal Rai said that they have started its preparations for the polls with a focus on Haryana, Delhi, Punjab, Goa and Chandigarh.

published on : 3rd January 2019

JD(S) demands 12 Lok Sabha seats in Karnataka; blueprint to be prepared soon 

HD Deve Gowda said the blueprint for seat-sharing will first be discussed at the state level by the coalition coordination committee chaired by senior Congress leader Siddaramaiah.

published on : 1st January 2019

2019 Lok Sabha polls: Tamil Nadu parties gear up to face people

With just three months left for the announcement of the parliamentary elections, most political outfits are gearing up to face the people.

published on : 31st December 2018

KCR will pay for his comments against Naidu​ in Lok Sabha polls: TDP 

TDP Telangana unit chief L Ramana objected to the state government's ordinance which limits reservations in Panchayat body elections to 50 per cent following a Supreme Court direction

published on : 30th December 2018

Shashi Tharoor says Rahul Gandhi has all qualities to make an excellent Prime Minister

Tharoor said that any decision on the PM candidate put forward by the Congress and its allies will take place through established processes and conventions. 

published on : 30th December 2018
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