India Elections

India Elections

‘Congress not focussed on stopping BJP, but winning 2022 UP polls’

Samajwadi Party chief Akhilesh Yadav on Friday said the Congress game plan was not to stop the BJP from forming the government at the...

Sadhvi Pragya apologises after outrage over ‘curse’ remark on Karkare

Malegaon blast accused and BJP's Bhopal Lok Sabha seat candidate Sadhvi Pragya Singh Thakur has claimed police officer Hemant Karkare died during the 26/11...

Speed-breaker Mamata didn’t speak to me on Cyclone Fani: Modi

Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Monday accused West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee of pursuing "cheap politics" over Cyclone Fani, claiming that she did...

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...

Modi gets clean chit from EC in 2 more model code complaints

The Election Commission has given a clean chit to Prime Minister Narendra Modi in two more complaints of alleged poll violations, sources aware of...

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...

Pragya Thakur seeks dismissal of plea seeking to bar her from contesting poll

BJP leader Pragya Singh Thakur, an accused in the 2008 Malegaon blast case, on Tuesday dubbed the application seeking to bar her from contesting...

Maharashtra: EC seizes cash near office of Shiv Sena’s Palghar candidate

The flying squad of the Election Commission seized Rs 64,500 cash from a car parked outside the poll campaign office of the Shiv Sena...

Phulpur: It’s ‘Modi vs the rest’ in seat once held by Nehru

Best known as the parliamentary constituency of Jawaharlal Nehru, Phulpur is witnessing a 'Modi versus the rest' battle this time. The constituency was in the...

British citizenship row: Home ministry issues notice to Rahul

The Home Ministry has served a notice to Congress President Rahul Gandhi, asking him to clarify within a fortnight his "factual position" on a...