LJP dispute: Chirag Paswan, Pashupati Paras factions allotted separate names, poll symbols by EC

The EC had said both the groups were free to choose the names of their liking, including, if they so desire, linkage with their parent party Lok Janshakti Party.

published on : 5th October 2021

EC freezes LJP symbol till dispute between Chirag Paswan, Pashupati Paras factions settled 

The commission also said that the two factions can use free symbols available to field their candidates for the bypolls to two assembly seats in the coming days.

published on : 2nd October 2021

He was symbol of 'trust': PM Modi pays tributes to ex-Uttar Pradesh CM Kalyan Singh in Lucknow

The prime minister said that Singh made public welfare the main aim of his life and he lived true to his name given to him by his parents.

published on : 22nd August 2021

China pushes adoption of language, cultural symbols in Tibet

China has highlighted its efforts to boost the economy in the region and condemned the exiled Dalai Lama as a separatist.

published on : 19th August 2021

Name, qualification of candidates on EVMs instead of symbol?  SC asks for views of AG, SG

The bench again asked Singh how does a poll symbol prejudice the electronic voting process in any way and Singh replied that he would explain the basis on the next date of hearing.

published on : 19th March 2021

Kannauj: SP alleges VVPAT shows 'lotus' when 'cycle' button pressed, wants DGP removed

The Samajwadi Party also alleged that warning notes were issued to a large number of SP supporters by police restricting them in their homes.

published on : 30th April 2019

Sajjad Lone's People's Conference adopts 'apple' as its poll symbol

The former Jammu and Kashmir minister thanked party leader and former MLA Mohammad Abbas Wani for suggesting 'apple' as the party symbol.

published on : 30th January 2019

Rajinikanth's 'Baba' gesture similar to our logo, may create confusion if made party symbol: Mumbai startup

The hand position that the actor-and-would-be politician is known for is often likened to "apana mudra", a yoga finger and palm posture.

published on : 7th January 2018

RK Nagar bypoll counting UPDATES | TTV Dhinakaran wins by massive margin in late Tamil Nadu CM Jayalalithaa's RK Nagar constituency

Addressing the media at the Madurai Airport, Sasikala's nephew TTV Dhinakaran said that the people of RK Nagar have reflected the mindset of the 7.5 crore people of Tamil Nadu through their verdict.

published on : 24th December 2017

IN PICTURES | A timeline of major events from AIADMK's political history since Jayalalithaa's death

A year after former chief minister and AIADMK general secretary J Jayalalithaa passed away on December 5, 2016, the party has not found it easy to fill her vacuum.

published on : 6th December 2017

Delhi HC dismisses Sasikala-TTV Dhinakaran faction's plea to use hat symbol in RK Nagar bypoll

Justice Indermeet Kaur directed the Returning Officer to give a finding on their plea, independent of the poll panel's November 23 order.

published on : 4th December 2017

TTV Dhinakaran files nomination for RK Nagar bypoll, says will teach opponents a lesson

Also, speaking about the ‘two-leaves’ symbol, Dhinakaran said, “Whatever symbol we get, we will accept it and teach lesson to our opponents in upcoming RK Nagar bypolls.”

published on : 1st December 2017

Will take back AIADMK's 'two leaves' symbol after I win in RK Nagar bypoll: TTV Dhinakaran

The other faction of the AIADMK led by TTV had also laid claim over the symbol after a power tussle ensued in the party following the death of Jayalalithaa. 

published on : 24th November 2017

'Two leaves' symbol case: Panneerselvam files caveat in Supreme Court

Tamil Nadu Deputy Chief Minister O Panneerselvam on Friday filed a caveat in the Supreme Court in connection with the 'two leaves' symbol case.

published on : 24th November 2017

EC grants 'Two Leaves' Symbol to EPS-OPS faction of AIADMK, blow for Sasikala camp

The decision comes two days after the Madras High Court directed the Election Commission to conduct the by-poll to late Jayalalithaa's RK Nagar constituency before December 31. 

published on : 23rd November 2017
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