Lok sabha elections 2019

Congress team to study Rahul's defeat in Amethi

The team will interact with party workers and residents and submit a report to the Congress President later this week.

published on : 30th May 2019

We couldn't explain to people why they should vote for us: Kejriwal to AAP workers

The AAP suffered a crushing defeat in the Lok Sabha polls and won just one out of over 40 seats on which it fielded its candidates.

published on : 29th May 2019

Ajit Pawar owns up responsibility for son's defeat in LS polls

Pawar said the Opposition parties should move on now and take steps to see how the Maharashtra Assembly polls could be won.

published on : 28th May 2019

CM Pinarayi Vijayan's style of functioning routed Left in Kerala: Congress

"Vijayan gave a new theory that they did all the hard work campaigning against the BJP and its benefit was reaped by the Congress," said Ramesh Chennithala.

published on : 27th May 2019

BJP in no hurry to form government in Karnataka

After winning 25 of the 28 Lok Sabha seats in the state, the BJP has urged the ruling combine to resign and face mid-term Assembly elections to end the political instability and anarchy.

published on : 27th May 2019

TRS leader K Kavitha's supporter dies of shock over her poll defeat

Following Kavitha's defeat from the Nizamabad Lok Sabha constituency, Kishore had stopped sleeping and eating, according to the party leaders.

published on : 27th May 2019

PM Modi transformed Kashi in five years, says Amit Shah

Shah said when Modi visited the party workers on the day he filed his nomination papers, it became clear that he was going to win.

published on : 27th May 2019

Nearly 80 per cent candidates lose security deposit in LS polls in Jammu and Kashmir

Incidentally, forty-five candidates had secured far less votes than NOTA which had got a total of 21,724 votes across the state.

published on : 25th May 2019

After saffron surge in West Bengal, Mamata calls for emergency meeting

Bengal witnessed a saffron surge on Thursday as the BJP inflicted a body blow to Trinamool Congress by winning 18 of the 42 Lok Sabha seats in the state, up from just two in 2014.

published on : 25th May 2019

Lok Sabha elections 2019: How BJP's Aparajita Sarangi stabbed right in BJD's heart

Coastal Odisha, the fortress of the ruling outfit, remained almost impregnable for the saffron party, a reason BJP could not make a dent in the regional party’s stronghold. 

published on : 25th May 2019

BJP's Lok Sabha elections 2019 sweep shows saffron party's rising vote share

The BJP’s loss of nine seats in Uttar Pradesh was more than offset by the big gains it made in West Bengal and Karnataka as compared to the 2014 elections.

published on : 25th May 2019

A withering stat: Congress drubbing in 2019 came despite increased vote share

Nine states where the party won one or two seats was owing to personal reputation. In West Bengal, Adhir Ranjan Chowdhury won from Baharampur where Rahul did not hold any rallies or meetings.

published on : 25th May 2019

Maharashtra Lok Sabha verdict an eye-opener for all parties

 The BJP-Shiv Sena’s tie-up has not only heralded victory for the alliance but has also served as a lesson for all political parties in Maharashtra.

published on : 25th May 2019

Bengal BJP leader Saumitra Khan wins Bishnupur Lok Sabha seat despite campaign ban

Khan was barred from entering Bankura, where his Lok Sabha constituency is located by Kolkata High Court, in connection with criminal cases. Khan is facing four criminal cases.

published on : 25th May 2019

Drums fall silent, prayers go unheard, Congress workers blame EVMs

By 10:30 AM, as the results emerged in favour of the Bharatiya Janata Party, the mood at the Congress office became sombre.

published on : 24th May 2019

'Modi gave us better Game Of Thrones': Social media sums up Lok Sabha Election Results 2019

One of the social media users borrowed the introductory style of rulers in the show for Modi as the one true leader in Westerosi jargon.

published on : 23rd May 2019

Sri Lankan leaders unite in congratulating Narendra Modi as BJP heads to major poll win

Sri Lankan President Maithripala Sirisena, Prime Minister Ranil Wickremesinghe and main Opposition leader Mahinda Rajapaksa congratulated Modi.

published on : 23rd May 2019

Mass EVM tampering difficult to do: US expert

Despite assurance from the Election Commission, there were allegations from some parties about EVM tampering.

published on : 23rd May 2019

Amethi election results: Smriti Irani extends lead over Rahul Gandhi to about 6000 votes 

The SP-BSP Mahagathbandhan did not field a candidate here, making it a straight fight between Gandhi and Irani.

published on : 23rd May 2019

Lok Sabha elections 2019 results: Modi's work has defeated negative politics of Opposition, says BJP

The BJP, on its own, was leading in 291 seats much as against its main rival Congress which was ahead in 52 seats in the 543 seat Lok Sabha.

published on : 23rd May 2019
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