India Elections

India Elections

Congress urges workers to ignore ominous exit polls, be vigilant

India's main opposition Congress party has told its workers not to lose heart and to remain vigilant at vote-count centres after exit polls predicted...

OBC leader from Gujarat and MLA Alpesh Thakor quits Congress

Prominent OBC leader from Gujarat and MLA Alpesh Thakor quit the Congress Wednesday. Earlier in the day, Gujarat Kshatriya Thakor Sena, an outfit floated...

Opposition leaders set for informal meet to discuss non-NDA alliance

Top opposition leaders will meet in the national capital on Tuesday to discuss the possibility of a non-NDA alliance staking claim to government formation...

Congress fields Olympian Krishna Poonia from Jaipur Rural LS seat

The Congress on Monday fielded Olympian discus thrower Krishna Poonia from the Jaipur Rural constituency as it released another list of nine candidates for...

Cricketer-turned-politician Sidhu urges Muslims to vote en bloc and defeat Modi

Cricketer-turned-politician Navjot Singh Sidhu has stoked controversy by urging Muslim voters of a Lok Sabha constituency in Bihar with sizeable population of the minority...

SC vacates order granting protection from arrest to ex-Kolkata top cop

The Supreme Court on Friday vacated its order granting protection from arrest to former Kolkata police commissioner Rajeev Kumar in the Saradha chit fund scam...

India’s Modi chooses woman facing terrorism charges as election candidate

For nearly a decade, Pragya Thakur was known mostly as the saffron-clad Hindu ascetic shuttling in and out of Indian courts, flanked by police, facing...

Modi takes no questions at first ‘press conference’

Narendra Modi left journalists disappointed on Friday as he refused to answer questions at what Indian media had billed as his first-ever press conference...

Modi TV, Modi app, Modi rallies: How brand Modi plays in election

If Prime Minister Narendra Modi wins this spring’s general election, as is widely expected, it will also be another massive victory for the marketing...
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