elections

RLSP warns of bloodbath in Bihar for any attempt in influencing poll results

The RLSP chief said that the Mahagathbandhan has rejected the projections of exit poll surveys and taken it as a kind of creating psychological war lie effect on the opposition by the NDA.

published on : 21st May 2019

Lok Sabha elections 2019: Polls saw a dip in number of candidates

The maximum number of people to try their electoral fortunes was in 1996 when 13,952 candidates contested the general elections.

published on : 21st May 2019

Narendra Modi's approval rating remained high throughout LS polls: IANS-CVOTER poll tracker

On April 11, when voting commenced for the Lok Sabha polls, 45.57 per cent had said they were very satisfied and 28.18 were not happy at all.

published on : 21st May 2019

Lok Sabha elections 2019: Twitter records 5.6 lakh tweets on exit polls in 24 hours

Twitter recorded 45.6 million tweets on its platform during a one-month period in the run-up to the polls, registering 1.2 million tweets on the first day of voting.

published on : 21st May 2019

Bihar should be granted special category status: CM Nitish Kumar

Nitish Kumar also downplayed differences over his ally Bharatiya Janata Party's demand to abolish Article 370.

published on : 21st May 2019

Election Commission's silence on EVMs being switched worrying: Mehbooba Mufti

A farcical wave backed by dubious exit polls followed by manipulating EVMs is another Balakot in the making, Mufti said.

published on : 21st May 2019

Uddhav Thackeray to attend dinner meet of NDA leaders in Delhi

With exit polls forecasting NDA's return to power, top leaders of the BJP-led alliance are slated to meet over dinner where Prime Minister Narendra Modi is expected to be present.

published on : 21st May 2019

Concerned over reports of alleged tampering of voters' verdict: Pranab Mukherjee

The former president said there can be no room for speculation that challenge the very basis of Indian democracy.

published on : 21st May 2019

All exit polls wrong, far from truth, says LJD chief Sharad Yadav

LJD chief Sharad Yadav said all exit polls are wrong and far from the truth and that the reality will be out on Thursday.

published on : 21st May 2019

Madhya Pradesh CM Kamal Nath mocks exit polls as 'entertainment' polls

Kamal Nath mocked the exit polls that predicted a majority for the NDA in the Lok Sabha elections calling them entertainment polls.

published on : 21st May 2019

New government likely to focus on land, labour reforms, export promotion: Report

Most exit polls have predicted a sweeping victory for the BJP-led NDA, which is expected to win over 300 seats in the election.

published on : 21st May 2019

Lok Sabha elections 2019: Uttar Pradesh can be heading for mini-poll soon  

Uttar Pradesh Minister Rita Bahuguna Joshi is contesting the Allahabad Lok Sabha seat while another Minister Satyadev Pachauri is the BJP candidate from Kanpur. 

published on : 21st May 2019

Did we go easy on Modi in a Balakot-heavy election?

While the ghastly attack in Pulwama exposed the shaky foundation of the national security policy and apparatus, it was the counter-strike conducted in retaliation that received more attention.

published on : 21st May 2019

Poll vaulting towards the finish line in Modi's India

But do the exit polls actually measure up to what may happen on the 23rd? I believe that the answer to this is our favourite word whenever confronted by such situations: “Depends”.

published on : 21st May 2019

Lok Sabha elections 2019: Over 22,000 security personnel on duty in Kerala for counting day

Kerala voted on April 23 to elect 20 Lok Sabha members. There are 29 counting stations across the state.

published on : 21st May 2019
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