Trinamool Congress supremo Mamata Banerjee was sworn in as West Bengal chief minister for the third straight term…
May 5, 2021
Injuries to two people in police firing and stray incidents of violence marked the sixth phase of polling in West Bengal on Thursday that was largely peaceful across four districts and held amid an alarming spike in coronavirus infections in the state
April 23, 2021
The PILs expressed concern that people participating in the ongoing election campaigns were not adhering to Covid norms and expressed apprehension that this may result in a serious spike in Covid-19 cases in West Bengal, which is currently facing up to a second wave of the pandemic.
April 23, 2021
The Election Commission has said polling in the Kerala, Tamil Nadu and Puducherry Assembly elections and voting in…
April 7, 2021
Putting all hands on deck ahead of the Tamil Nadu Assembly Polls, (DMK) president MK Stalin's wife Durga and son Udhayanidhi Stalin campaigned for the party
April 1, 2021
Ruling AIADMK party on Tuesday dismissed its eight leaders, including a former Member of Parliament V.Ezhumalai for anti-party activities.
March 30, 2021
Kolkata, March 22 : Dubbing the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) ‘an outsider party’ in Bengal, Trinamool Congress supremo…
March 22, 2021
Elections for the West Bengal assembly will be held in eight phases, with first phase on March 27 and the last on April 29. The results will be announced on May 2.
March 18, 2021
TMC supremo Mamata Banerjee unveiled the party’s manifesto for the assembly polls promising a monthly Universal Basic Income for all families, credit card scheme for students to pursue higher studies
March 18, 2021
The Congress on Saturday released its first list of 40 candidates for Assam Assembly elections 2021.
March 7, 2021
Members of the Congress will get requests from candidates for campaigning once the scrutiny of nomination papers is compete, Azad said.
March 5, 2021
The Congress is yet to release the list of its star campaigners for the assembly polls in which Rahul Gandhi and his sister Priyanka are likely to be included. All eyes will be on the names of the leaders led by Ghulam Nabi Azad whose Rajya Sabha term ended recently.
March 5, 2021
The Congress is contesting 92 seats in the state in alliance with the Left and the Indian Secular Front (ISF).
March 2, 2021
Ruling BJP’s estranged ally Bodoland People’s Front (BPF) has broken ties with the saffron party. The party will…
March 1, 2021
Panaji, Feb 16 : Eager to carve out a semblance of significance in Goa’s political area, especially with…
February 16, 2021
After forming the government in the national capital thrice and emerging as the main opposition party in Punjab,…
December 15, 2020
Such a vote polarisation, deliberately effected through statements of the leaders of the two groupings, seems to be turning into an advantageous situation for the Mahagathbandhan.
October 27, 2020
Apart from this, a group of young Congress leaders are already gunning for the state leadership’s scalp over the party’s failure to run on an inclusive basis.
August 30, 2020
New Delhi, Aug 26 : Moving past its internal politics, the Congress is now focussed on the Bihar…
August 26, 2020
The main contention among alliance partners is on seat-sharing as the Congress is eyeing around 75 seats as against 41 seats it contested last time and the RJD contested 100 seats.
June 24, 2020
Surjewala said the Congress is the first choice for people against "Jhooto ki sarkar" and "Jhooto ka Sardar" (Prime Minister Narendra Modi), as Delhi wants "dil walo ki sarkar".
February 6, 2020
He alleged that both Kejriwal and Modi remained silent on the issue of unemployment. "Their politics is of hatred and if they provide employment to you, then their politics will end," he said.
February 5, 2020
New Delhi, Feb 1: Claiming that Delhi’s average energy consumption has come down under the Arvind Kejriwal government,…
February 2, 2020
New Delhi, Jan 29: Congress leader Sandeep Diskhsit on Wednesday hit out at Delhi Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal,…
January 30, 2020
While 46 of the sitting MLAs will re-contest the elections, 15 sitting legislators have been replaced. As nine seats were vacant, the AAP has also named new candidates.
January 14, 2020
Mishra's candidature cropped up as he had challenged Kejriwal in 2018 and pushed him on the back foot.
January 13, 2020
"The BJP has seven chief ministerial candidates for Delhi. Modi will come and campaign for the elections and he is most welcome. But he cannot be the Chief Minister," Kejriwal said.
January 3, 2020
Bengaluru, Dec 5 : Around 67 per cent average voting was registered in the crucial by-elections on Thursday…
December 6, 2019
The Jharkhand Congress on Sunday released its manifesto for the Assembly polls and tried to lure voters by…
November 24, 2019
Ranchi, Nov 7 : The Jharkhand Mukti Morcha’s (JMM) action of asking for Rs 51,000 from those seeking…
November 7, 2019
New Delhi, Oct 26 : Congress MP Shashi Tharoor agrees that the party was “stunned into negligence” by…
October 26, 2019
Haryana Chief Minister Manohar Lal Khattar said that the party has called a meeting of the legislators and will meet the Governor on Saturday to stake claim.
October 25, 2019
In Maharashtra, the BJP had targeted 200 plus seats in the 288-member Assembly. It's poised to win 103 seats and its ally, the Shiv Sena, over 57 seats.
October 24, 2019
The exit poll also predicted that Jannayak Janata Party of Dushyant Chautala could emerge as the kingmaker. The party is likely to get 6-10 seats.
October 22, 2019
Hooda stood on the footrest of his SUV with the front doors open and held a glass of milk in his hand. While talking he drank the milk and also showed his inked finger to fellow voters.
October 21, 2019
Hooda, a Congress veteran, had exerted pressure on the party leadership to replace Ashok Tanwar with Selja -- a Dalit -- as the party's state unit president.
October 17, 2019
Mumbai : The BJP in its Maharashtra manifesto released today proposed the names of Mahatma Phule, Savitribai Phule…
October 15, 2019
Maharashtra is going to polls on October 21. The party is facing incumbent BJP- Shiv Sena combine.
October 12, 2019
New Delhi: Former Congress President Rahul Gandhi has left for Bangkok on Saturday, as per media reports. Ahead…
October 6, 2019
New Delhi, Oct 5 : The Congress, which is aiming to wrest power from the BJP in Maharashtra…
October 5, 2019
The party has nominated Anand Shukla from Ghatkopar West and Sajid Khan from Akola West.
October 4, 2019
New Delhi, Sep 21 : The Congress plans to corner the Manohar Lal Khattar-led Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP)…
September 21, 2019
Priyanka Gandhi had entered politics earlier this year in January. She was also made the in-charge of the 41 parliamentary constituencies in eastern Uttar Pradesh.
September 3, 2019
Jammu/Srinagar, Aug 24 : Top sources in the Election Commission of India (ECI) said on Saturday that the…
August 24, 2019
New Delhi: Ahead of the state legislative assembly polls in Delhi, Maharashtra and Haryana, the BJP on Friday appointed…
August 9, 2019
New Delhi, June 19 As Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Wednesday held a meeting of various parties to…
June 20, 2019
New Delhi, June 9 Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) President Amit Shah met party core group leaders from Haryana,…
June 9, 2019
The Sena is the biggest and oldest saffron ally of BJP - without break for nearly three decades, barring a brief snap-off before the 2014 Assembly election.
February 18, 2019
New Delhi, Nov 10: As the nation gears up for the Assembly polls in Chattisgarh, Mizoram, Madhya Pradesh, Rajasthan…
November 10, 2018
New Delhi, Nov 3: Madhya Pradesh Chief Minister Shivraj Singh Chouhan’s brother-in-law Sanjay Singh Masani on Saturday joined…
November 3, 2018
New Delhi, Aug 26 (IANS) Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Sunday said that discussions on simultaneous polls to…
August 26, 2018
New Delhi , Aug 14 : Chief Election Commissioner OP Rawat on Tuesday virtually ruled out holding simultaneous…
August 14, 2018
New Delhi, Aug 10 (IANS) The Supreme Court will hear next week a plea by Congress leader Kamal…
August 11, 2018
New Delhi, July 22: Congress leader P Chidambaram, in a series of tweets, took a dig at the…
July 22, 2018
The opposition parties are expected to wait for assembly elections this year in Karnataka, Rajasthan, Madhya Pradesh and Chhattisgarh before taking a call on the issue.
March 14, 2018
Bengaluru, Jan 30: Newly-deputedChief Election Commissioner (CEC) Om Prakash Rawat will visit Karnataka on Wednesday to check the state’s…
January 30, 2018
New Delhi, Jan 27: The Congress on Saturday released the list of candidates for the Legislative Assembly elections of Tripura…
January 27, 2018
Mumbai, Jan 23: In a major setback for the Bharatiya Janata Party, as its long-time ally, the Shiv Sena on…
January 23, 2018
Ahmadabad, Nov 27: The BJP on Monday released its sixth list of 34 candidates for the second phase of…
November 27, 2017
New Delhi, March 24, 2017: The Supreme Court of India today issued notices to the Central Election Commission…
March 24, 2017
Of 690 MLAs elected in Uttar Pradesh, Uttarakhand, Punjab, Manipur and Goa, 27.8 per cent (192) have a criminal record, while 20 per cent (140) face serious criminal charges, such as murder, kidnapping and extortion, the data show.
March 16, 2017
New Delhi, March 11 Home Minister Rajnath Singh on Saturday thanked the people of Uttar Pradesh and Uttarakhand…
March 11, 2017
Lucknow, Feb 10 The stage is set for the crucial first phase of the Uttar Pradesh assembly polls,…
February 10, 2017
New Delhi, January 10: As model code of conduct is in place in five poll-bound states, Congress moved…
January 10, 2017
"But this estimate doesn't take into account the effect of demonetisation on the system. If (that is done), you will see there will be a very significant adverse affect on the country's GDP,"
January 9, 2017
Possibly keeping in mind the model code of conduct that will come into force once elections to five state assemblies, including in Uttar Pradesh, are announced next week, the Prime Minister flagged off several schemes aimed at helping the poor.
December 31, 2016
New Delhi, May 20 : Amid growing demands for a revamp of the Grand Old Party, the Congress Working…
May 20, 2016
New Delhi, May 19 : The defeat in assembly polls to four major states on Thursday has come as…
May 19, 2016
Ahead of the second phase of the polling, Congress president Sonia Gandhi will on Thursday hold an election…
April 7, 2016
Over 60 percent of the 95 lakh electorate cast their ballot in Assam as well as in west…
April 4, 2016
West Bengal’s main opposition Left Front on Monday released its first list of 116 candidates for the upcoming…
March 7, 2016
Election Commission of India is likely to announce the schedule of elections for assembly polls in five states,…
March 4, 2016