General elecions 2019

WB campaign ban: TDP, Congress, AAP approach EC, ask for half a day more 

In first such action in India's electoral history, the EC on Wednesday ordered campaigning in nine West Bengal constituencies to end at 10 pm Thursday, a day before its scheduled deadline

published on : 17th May 2019

Congress not against supporting regional party leader for PM post: Ghulam Nabi Azad 

Speaking in the same vein in Patna on Wednesday, Azad had said the Congress will not make it an issue if the PM's post is not offered to it.

published on : 17th May 2019

Lok Sabha polls 2019: East Delhi records highest transgender voter turnout

Out of 79 registered transgender voters, 28 turned up to cast their votes accounting for 35.44 per cent polling percentage, the data shared by the Chief Electoral Office in Delhi stated.

published on : 17th May 2019

Election Commission defends WB campaign ban, says can't allow violence

The Commission has been under attack from political parties for not curtailing campaigning in nine Lok Sabha seats in the state from Thursday morning.

published on : 17th May 2019

Namaz in Amethi, temple in MP: Smriti Irani takes a jibe at Priyanka Gandhi

Irani contested the Lok Sabha election against Congress chief Rahul Gandhi from Amethi seat, where his sister played a key role in drumming up support for him.

published on : 16th May 2019

Will set up Joint Parliamentary Committee to probe demonetisation 'scam': Manish Tewari

He said the move "destroyed" the livelihood of hundreds and thousands of people across the country, and as such, it needed to be probed.

published on : 16th May 2019

Arvind Kejriwal terms EC 'biased', asks why campaign in West Bengal ordered to be stopped 

During his election campaign at Moga in Punjab, Kejriwal told reporters that he strongly condemns the "attitude" of the EC.

published on : 16th May 2019

'You boasted about your 56-inch chest, but where is your heart?': Priyanka asks PM Modi

Priyanka Gandhi accused the prime minister of solely concentrating on marketing strategies and dubbed him "arrogant".

published on : 16th May 2019

DMK chief Stalin calls PM Modi 'liar' for not honouring 2014 poll promises 

Modi has assured to provide two crore jobs annually which means a total of 10 crore jobs in five years, but he has failed on that count, the DMK chief said.

published on : 16th May 2019

Lok Sabha polls face-off : AIADMK vs DMK in eleven Tamil Nadu constituencies

Dravidian rivals DMK and AIADMK will be contesting face-to-face in 11 constituencies in the coming Lok Sabha polls. These are the seats that are expected to witness intense campaigning.

published on : 18th March 2019