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Bengal polls: Mamata swings into action on Matuas' citizenship issue

Matuas are deciding factor in 36 Assembly constituencies and majority of the community voted for the BJP in last year’s general elections. 

published on : 4th February 2021

Bengal polls: To woo Matuas, TMC to hold rally at Shah's venue in community stronghold

Matuas are a deciding factor in 35 Assembly constituencies across the state and the BJP secured the lead in 22 in the 2019 Lok Sabha elections.

published on : 28th January 2021

GHMC polls: Did invalid votes swing closely fought wards?

An analysis of votes polled across Greater Hyderabad shows that around 2.31 per cent of all votes polled across the 150 GHMC wards were invalid.

published on : 6th December 2020

GHMC polls: Ink remover, jelly tricks still in use

Instances of some citizens casting multiple votes by using ink removal liquids has cast doubts over the actual turnout in Hyderabad in the municipal elections.

published on : 2nd December 2020

US polls 2020: Trump's attacks on mail-in ballots rankle some military vets

In his dizzying effort to sow doubt about the integrity of the vote, Trump has been all over the map on mail-in voting.

published on : 7th November 2020

US elections 2020: About 69 percent American-Muslims vote for Biden, says exit poll survey

The Council on American-Islamic Relations (CAIR), the nation's largest Muslim civil rights and advocacy organization, released the results of its 2020 Muslim Voters Presidential Election Exit Poll on

published on : 4th November 2020

'Press hand symbol': BJP MP Jyotiraditya Scindia mistakenly seeks votes for Congress at rally

However, the BJP leader immediately amended his sentence and appealed to people to vote for the 'kamal' (lotus) symbol of the saffron party.

published on : 1st November 2020

Bihar polls: With former ally LJP eating into Dalit vote base, BJP and JDU become extra cautious

The LJP campaign against incumbent chief minister Nitish Kumar is being seen in the BJP as a message for Dalits across the state to vote against the NDA.

published on : 18th October 2020

Hathras gang-rape: BJP in damage control mode as Dalit votes at stake in Bihar, UP, MP polls

With the incident grabbing headlines in the media, dominating discourse on social media and protests threatening to go out of hand, the UP government changed tack on Saturday, ordering a CBI probe.

published on : 4th October 2020

Cash for votes case still awaits ‘legal opinion’

However, Vellore SP S Selvakumar said legal opinion was sought on the case, but stopped short of saying anything more.

published on : 26th September 2020

CBI books three including a bank officer, DMK functionary in Vellore over 2019 cash for votes case

Similar searches were held in the premises of Damodaran, brother-in-law of Srinivasan and Dayanidhi, senior manager of Canara Bank.

published on : 24th September 2020

Govt move to bring in ordinance for postal votes invites Opposition’s wrath

Ahead of the local body polls, the Left government is set to bring in an ordinance that could kick up major political controversies in the state.

published on : 19th August 2020

Lok Sabha Elections: From Priyanka Chopra to Abhishek Bachchan, celebs cast their votes

Megastar Amitabh Bachchan stepped out with wife Jaya, son Abhishek and daughter-in-law Aishwarya to cast their votes, looking cool and calm in white.

published on : 29th April 2019

Chief Electoral Officer says exact polling percentage to be out by Sunday, thanks voters

The Chief Electoral Officer-Karnataka Sanjiv Kumar on Saturday said that the exact percentage of polling will be known by Sunday morning after completion of demustering tonight. 

published on : 13th May 2018

BJP banking on Dalit factor in Himachal Pradesh polls

The BJP is banking on the Dalit vote base in Himachal Pradesh to wrest the power in the state from the ruling Congress.

published on : 25th October 2017
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