General Elections 2019

Congress releases candidates list for Delhi,  Sheila Dikshit to take on Manoj Tiwari from north-east

The Congress also fielded Arvinder Singh Lovely from East Delhi, Rajesh Lilothia from North-West Delhi and Mahbal Mishra from West Delhi.

published on : 22nd April 2019

Lok Sabha elections 2019: Divided Gani Khan family gives BJP edge in Malda

In Malda, late Congress heavyweight ABA Gani Khan Choudhury’s family members are bitter poll rivals while voters are angry over his niece Mausam Benazir Noor’s ‘betrayal’

published on : 22nd April 2019

BJP conspiring to poison Lalu in jail, alleges Rabri Devi

Former Bihar CM Rabri Devi sparked a storm on Sunday when she alleged through a video message that the BJP was conspiring to poison her husband and RJD chief Lalu Prasad Yadav.

published on : 22nd April 2019

INTERVIEW | Opposition alliance will form the next government at Centre: Sharad Yadav

Sharad Yadav, RJD candidate for Madhepura in Bihar, tells Rajesh Kumar Thakur that had he continued as the convener of the NDA and not been pressurised by Nitish Kumar to quit.

published on : 22nd April 2019

Lok Sabha elections 2019: Mehbooba faces uphill task to retain stronghold Anantnag

Anantnag constituency is spread over four districts — Anantnag, Kulgam, Shopian and Pulwama — and comprises 16 Assembly segments.

published on : 22nd April 2019

EXCLUSIVE INTERVIEW | Corruption-free government is possible: Prime Minister Narendra Modi

2014 was about hope for change. 2019 is about the confidence that change has happened and the expectation that more good work will happen, says PM Modi in an exclusive interview with TNIE.

published on : 16th April 2019

Lok Sabha elections 2019: LJP manifesto promises job reservation in private sector

LJP chief and Union Minister Ram Vilas Paswan said stern action would be taken against those found guilty of mob lynching and giving speeches which incite communal flare-up in the society.

published on : 8th April 2019

Congress picks Bansal for Chandigarh, upsets Navjot Kaur

'I would have loved it if they had respected a lady trying to showcase her individual work,' she said.

published on : 3rd April 2019

Chidambaram asks why NDA government sitting on NCTC, NATGRID, making India vulnerable

He also wondered whether the Modi government has not moved forward on the NCTC and the NATGRID because the two initiatives were conceived and started by the Manmohan Singh government.

published on : 3rd April 2019

100 per cent webcasting of all polling booths in Tripura: Chief Electoral Officer Sriram Taranikanti

The CEO said the concerned district magistrates would monitor everything from their offices, adding presiding officers would provide inputs to corroborate the videos.

published on : 3rd April 2019

I never keep enmity in politics: Union minister Nitin Gadkari

The senior BJP leader said he will go to people with the work he has done in the last five years.

published on : 15th March 2019

Sehwag turns down BJP’s poll offer, Gambhir in reckoning

The party, however, asserted that Sehwag's former teammate Gautam Gambhir is "serious" regarding making a foray into politics and may contest the polls from Delhi.

published on : 15th March 2019

SC seeks Mamata government's reply on Roshan Giri's plea for protection to participate in polls

The state government opposed the plea and told a bench of Justices Arun Mishra and Navin Sinha that Giri was wanted in several cases and the apex court should not grant him any protection from arrest.

published on : 15th March 2019

BMS says Congress' 'chowkidar chor hai jibe' insult to security guards; demands apology

The RSS affiliate that the Congress' oft-repeated "chowkidar chor hai" jibe at Prime Minister Narendra Modi is an insult to all the security guards.

published on : 15th March 2019

Differences surface in Delhi Congress over alliance with AAP in Delhi

In the survey, through the recorded voice of AICC in-charge of Delhi unit PC Chacko, the opinion of 52,000 Delhi Congress workers, registered on the party's Shakti app, were sought.

published on : 14th March 2019

General elections 2019: Before final call, DMK to interview candidates

Interviews will also be held for those who have submitted applications seeking tickets for Lok Sabha polls, on Sunday.

published on : 8th March 2019

Agrarian crisis dominates, set to influence 2019 general elections

Amid protests, the government increased the Minimum Support Price for certain agriculture commodities.

published on : 19th December 2018

Samajwadi Party chief Akhilesh Yadav says ready to take two steps back to stitch up anti-BJP alliance

Akhilesh put equal onus on the Congress, saying it had the greatest responsibility to take everyone along and find a way by holding parleys with all the prospective partners.

published on : 17th September 2018

Tejashwi Yadav says 2019 polls will be 'Mandal, Ambedkar, Gandhi' versus 'Godse and Golwalkar' 

Appealing the youth to unite for struggle against divisive forces, former Bihar Chief Minister Lalu Yadav's son said his father fought for social justice without any compromise.

published on : 5th September 2018
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