India Elections

India Elections

BJP leads in 58 seats in UP

The BJP forged ahead of its rivals in 58 of the 80 Lok Sabha seats in Uttar Pradesh while the BSP-SP alliance was leading...

Don’t need BJP’s money, Bengal has enough to rebuild

Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee said Thursday Bengal does not need money from the BJP, it has enough resources to rebuild the Vidyasagar statue that...

Amit Shah to file nomination for Gandhinagar seat, top NDA leaders to attend his...

BJP chief Amit Shah, who is set to file his nomination for the Gandhinagar Lok Sabha seat on Saturday, started his election campaign by...

Cows come home to haunt India’s Modi

One of Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi's signature policies has been protecting cows, but for Raghuvir Singh Meena -- a Hindu farmer struggling to...

Factbox: Key issues in India’s massive general election

India will hold general elections in seven phases starting from Thursday, with about 900 million voters eligible to participate in the world’s biggest democratic...

PM Modi takes early lead as counting of 600 mln votes begins

 India began counting hundreds of millions of votes in its general election on Thursday, with a coalition led by Prime Minister Narendra Modi's party taking...

Shouldn’t I fight from Varanasi? Priyanka quips

Congress general secretary Priyanka Gandhi Vadra has thrown a hint that she is not averse to taking on Prime Minister Narendra Modi in his...

Gujarat: BJP ahead in all 26 seats, Shah leads in Gandhinagar

The BJP is leading on all 26 Lok Sabha seats in Gujarat, home state of Prime Minister Narendra Modi and BJP president Amit Shah,...

PM Modi’s personality is like Himalayas, says Ramdev

Yoga guru Ramdev cast his vote Thursday at a polling booth in Kankhal here, and praised Prime Minister Narendra Modi, saying his personality was...

Rahul Gandhi begins campaign in Wayanad with roadshow

Braving the scorching heat, Congress President Rahul Gandhi, accompanied by his sister Priyanka Gandhi Vadra, began a roadshow Thursday in the hilly Wayanad constituency...