India elections 2019

In CM Nitish’s Nalanda, no prizes for guessing who is the winner

The constituency, 100 km east of state capital Patna, is famous for India’s most ancient university.

published on : 18th May 2019

Modi's election campaign involved 1.5 lakh km of air travel, 142 rallies: Amit Shah 

Addressing a press conference here with the PM by his side, Shah praised Modi for braving scorching temperatures which went up to 46 degrees Celsius.

published on : 18th May 2019

Rahul Gandhi says PM Modi locked up entire cabinet before demonetisation

Addressing a rally in Himachal Pradesh's Solan, Gandhi claimed he was given this information by members of the Special Protection Group, the agency which guards him.

published on : 17th May 2019

Lok Sabha elections 2019: How political script changed in UP, Bihar

By 1990s, the anchors of this political shift were two Yadavs — Mulayam Singh and Lalu Prasad — in the two populous and politically significant Hindi-states.

published on : 17th May 2019

Exclusive Interview | After Rajiv, Modi was first PM to get a blank cheque... he blew it: Rahul Gandhi

In an exclusive interview to TNIE, the Congress chief says the entire Opposition shares the objective of seeing Modi defeated, and if the voters so decide, he will approach his task with humility.

published on : 16th May 2019

Transgenders excited to cast vote first time under gender identity of their choice

This is the first time that transgenders are casting their votes under the category after Supreme Court had declared them as the "third gender" in 2014.

published on : 12th May 2019

LS polls 2019: 63% polling in Haryana 

The turnout in seven constituencies crossed 60 per cent, while the poll percentage in Gurgaon, Karnal and Faridabad was less than 60 per cent.

published on : 12th May 2019

Around 10 BJP MLAs in touch with us: Karnataka Congress leader 

Khan's comments come two days after Yeddyurappa had said the longevity of the state government would depend on the stand taken by about 20 'disgruntled' Congress legislators.

published on : 12th May 2019

BJP to scrap Article 370 if voted back to power: Amit Shah

The BJP chief said the previous Congress government did nothing when Pakistan beheaded five India soldiers but under Modi rule airstrikes were carried out in Balakot.

published on : 12th May 2019

Kejriwal is a threat to the country: Manoj Tiwari

The idea of full statehood needs to include discussions by all stakeholders such as traders and MPs before it can be implemented, Manoj Tiwari tells Parvez Sultan

published on : 1st May 2019

‘AAP raising full statehood plank to hide failures’

He claimed that the biggest reason for failing on promises was the AAP’s politics of obstruction.

published on : 1st May 2019

PM Modi to address election rally at Ramlila Maidan

Prime Minister Narendra Modi is likely to address a big rally at Ramlila Maidan in the national capital just two-three days before polling on May 12. 

published on : 1st May 2019

Lok Sabha elections: Raghav Chadha banks on his party’s work in the capital

Donning a white kurta and Nehru jacket, Chadha sets off on yet another day of electioneering in.

published on : 1st May 2019

Lok Sabha elections: Violence in West Bengal, Odisha mar 4th phase of polling, 64% turnout recorded

A Congress worker was stabbed to death in Balikuda-Erasama area of Jagatsinghpur seat in West Bengal while he was returning from a polling booth.

published on : 29th April 2019

Maharashtra police detained dog with pro-BJP stickers on body and its owner for campaigning on polling day

The dog's body was found covered with stickers bearing the BJP's symbol and the message 'Modi Lao, Desh Bachao' (Vote for Modi and save the country), a local police official said.

published on : 29th April 2019
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