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Pranab Mukherjee hails EC, says Lok Sabha elections 2019 were conducted 'perfectly'

The former President also said that right from the first election commissioner Sukumar Sen to the present election commissioners, the institution is working very well.

published on : 21st May 2019

'Can't be disrespectful to women': Vivek Oberoi apologies for 'crass' meme on Aishwarya Rai, deletes it

The actor earlier said that he had shared the meme because he found it funny and did not understand 'why people are making a big deal about this.'

published on : 21st May 2019

Movements of vehicles carrying EVMs: Tejashwi Yadav demands EC statement

Opposition supporters have already flooded the social media with videos on the movements of EVMs in and around the counting centres.

published on : 21st May 2019

Sensex rises over 200 points to hit record high in early trade as exit poll euphoria continues

The 30-share index was trading 205.24 points, or 0.52 per cent, higher at 39,557.91.

published on : 21st May 2019

'If exit polls come true, improve yourselves than hating Modi': Chetan Bhagat's advice to Opposition

The author has also put four options on who will be politically 'blamed', if the exit poll projections come true on Thursday.

published on : 21st May 2019

Usually no repolling over isolated incidents: Pinarayi Vijayan

Responding to a question at the press conference here, Pinarayi said usually decisions on such disputes are settled though legal course of action. 

published on : 21st May 2019

Poor poll show may serve big jolt to Siddaramaiah-Deve Gowda combination in Karnataka

Last year in October, former PM HD Deve Gowda and his protege-turned-political rival Siddaramaiah addressed their first joint press conference in Bengaluru after a gap of nearly 12 years.

published on : 21st May 2019

EPS, Opposition sceptical of poll predictions, BJP all smiles

EPS rejects predictions of DMK-led alliance winning most seats in Lok SabhaS polls; Staliln and TNCC president Alagiri say they will wait for actual results

published on : 21st May 2019

Opposition leaders to move EC on Tuesday to press for VVPAT counting during result day

With just 48 hours to counting day, a delegation of opposition leaders will on Tuesday visit the Election Commission (EC) demanding that VVPATs in assembly segments be counted in case

published on : 21st May 2019

Lok Sabha elections 2019: BJP elated, Trinamool unfazed over exit poll predictions

Dismissing the exit poll predictions, the Trinamool said on Monday that its internal reports from districts and from every constituency said the party would win the Lok Sabha elections comfortably. 

published on : 21st May 2019

Post-poll alliance buzz: Mamata, Mayawati, Akhilesh to wait for final results

Sources said all three will skip a meeting of opposition parties called in Delhi on Tuesday, though the Congress will participate.

published on : 21st May 2019

Alliance talks: NDA partners, Opposition line up strategy sessions on Tuesday

Buoyed by the exit polls predicting Modi will comfortably get a second term in office, Shah has invited all NDA allies for a meeting followed by dinner. Modi will participate in that meeting as well. 

published on : 21st May 2019

In post-poll spurt of crimes, Bihar witnesses loots and murder

The assailants after stabbing the student to death escaped unchallenged by the public, who dare not rush to chase the assalaints, rather remained static as mute and hapless spectators.

published on : 20th May 2019

With polls done and dusted, NaMo TV goes off air

The channel was mired in controversy ever since it went on air.

published on : 20th May 2019

The farmer’s field is the temple, says theatre director and playwright Prasanna

Prasanna, who had touched thousands of lives with his initiatives in promoting rural economy and handmade products, says GST is increasing corruption.

published on : 20th May 2019
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