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Petition filed in Supreme Court seeking fresh LS polls through ballot

Petition filed in Supreme Court seeking fresh LS polls through ballot

Lawyer M.L Sharma filed petition in SC seeking an urgent hearing and direction to conduct fresh Lok Sabha polls through ballot.

An alternative vision can only take on PM Modi

An alternative vision can only take on PM Modi

Now that the dust has settled on the General Elections of 2019, and we have a new government, in fact not new, but the same BJP led NDA G...Read More

Sensex past 39k with 1,000 points gain

Sensex past 39k with 1,000 points gain

Mumbai: Indian equity indices traded on a firm note on Monday after most exit polls showed a BJP-led NDA getting a comfortable majority i...Read More

Short covering buoys equity market; auto stocks rise

Short covering buoys equity market; auto stocks rise

Mumbai: Short covering ahead of exit polls for general elections pushed the key Indian equity indices higher during Friday’s mid-afternoo...Read More

Lalu Prasad looms large on Bihar polls

Lalu Prasad looms large on Bihar polls

PATNA: As the campaign for the general elections concludes on Friday for the May 19 polling, RJD president Lalu Prasad has been at the ce...Read More

Iranian Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif calls on Sushma Swaraj

Iranian Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif calls on Sushma Swaraj

New Delhi: India on Tuesday said that a decision on import of oil from Iran will be taken after the general elections as External Affairs...Read More

Supreme Court to hear Opposition plea next week

Supreme Court to hear Opposition plea next week

New Delhi: The Supreme Court on Friday agreed to hear next week a review plea filed by 21 Opposition leaders seeking further increase in ...Read More

Political Parties, Party Manifestos and Elections in India, 1909-2014 by R K Tiwari – Review

Political Parties, Party Manifestos and Elections in India, 1909-2014 by R K Tiwari – Review

Book: Political Parties, Party Manifestos and Elections in India, 1909-2014

Betraying the spirit of the constitution

Betraying the spirit of the constitution

Now that the general elections entered the third phase, the political campaign has got shriller. It is taking a communal color. First, th...Read More

EC bans PM Narendra Modi biopic, put NaMo TV off air till Lok Sabha elections

EC bans PM Narendra Modi biopic, put NaMo TV off air till Lok Sabha elections

New Delhi: Clearly on the back foot after former bureaucrats questioned the credibility of the poll panel, the EC on Wednesday stayed the...Read More

BJP promises lower taxes, make India USD 5 trillion economy

BJP promises lower taxes, make India USD 5 trillion economy

New Delhi: Lower tax rates, interest-free agriculture loans up to Rs 1 lakh and steps to make India a USD 5 trillion economy by 2025 are ...Read More

Poll derails BMC plan to sterlise hospital cats

Poll derails BMC plan to sterlise hospital cats

Mumbai: Some of the BMC-run city hospitals are infested with stray cats of all sizes who not only look totally out of place in these hosp...Read More

LK Advani trends on twitter following blog post

LK Advani trends on twitter following blog post

New Delhi [India]: BJP veteran leader L K Advani who broke his silence yesterday and came out in support of his party through a blog, has...Read More

Cops seize Rs 78 lakh, including Rs 1 lakh from BSP candidate

Cops seize Rs 78 lakh, including Rs 1 lakh from BSP candidate

GONDIYA: In two separate operations in the city ahead of the general elections, cash worth Rs 78 lakh, including Rs one lakh from Dr Vija...Read More

Political advertisement spend tops Rs 1.5 crore a week on Facebook

Political advertisement spend tops Rs 1.5 crore a week on Facebook

New Delhi: With the first phase of general elections now barely 10 days away, spending for political ads on social media platforms has so...Read More

Lok Sabha elections 2019: Political ad spend tops Rs 1.5 crore a week on Facebook

Lok Sabha elections 2019: Political ad spend tops Rs 1.5 crore a week on Facebook

New Delhi: With the first phase of general elections now barely 10 days away, spending for political ads on social media platforms has so...Read More

Medha’s resignation sparks outrage amidst Cong workers

Medha’s resignation sparks outrage amidst Cong workers

Dharampuri: Amidst run up of all political parties for the general elections, Dharmpuri MLA Panchilal Medha kicked up a controversy by te...Read More

Congress snubs LF’s Bengal seat adjustment offer

Congress snubs LF’s Bengal seat adjustment offer

Kolkata: In a last ditch attempt to forge a seat adjustment formula with the Congress in West Bengal in the 2019 polls, the Left Front on...Read More

BJP, JDU announces candidates in Bihar

BJP, JDU announces candidates in Bihar

Patna: The three NDA constituents in Bihar — BJP, JD(U) and LJP — Sunday announced the names of candidates for the 40 Lok Sabha constitue...Read More

Over 63,000 hoardings removed in Delhi

Over 63,000 hoardings removed in Delhi

New Delhi: More than 63,000 public hoardings, banners and posters carrying images of party leaders or any political references have been ...Read More

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