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  • Ahmedabad: Nitin Gadkari fails to reach in time, rally cancelled

    Ahmedabad: Nitin Gadkari fails to reach in time, rally cancelled

    Former BJP president Nitin Gadkari's rally in Ahmedabad this evening was cancelled as he could not reach the venue before 10 PM.

  • Clash in Rajasthan's Dausa during voting, turnout nearly 60 per cent

    Clash in Rajasthan's Dausa during voting, turnout nearly 60 per cent

    A clash between villagers and police that also left many media persons injured in Rajasthan's Dausa marred voting even as nearly 60 percent of the eight million-plus electors cast their ballots in five constituencies in the state's second and final p...

  • From Vadodara to Varanasi: Narendra Modi's assets rise by Rs 14 lakh

    From Vadodara to Varanasi: Narendra Modi's assets rise by Rs 14 lakh

    BJP prime ministerial candidate Narendra Modi today disclosed total assets worth Rs 1.65 crore - a rise of Rs 14.34 lakh from his declaration for Vadodara Lok Sabha seat about a fortnight back.

  • Voting today: 10-point cheat-sheet to what's at stake

    Voting today: 10-point cheat-sheet to what's at stake

    Today is the sixth of nine phases of voting in the general election. Voters are making their choice in 11 states and the union territory of Puducherry.

  • Polling begins for last phase of Lok Sabha polls in Maharashtra

    Polling begins for last phase of Lok Sabha polls in Maharashtra

    Polling began at 7 am today for the third and final phase of the Lok Sabha elections in Maharashtra, where 338 candidates are testing electoral waters in 19 Lok Sabha seats.

  • Key Contestant: Mohammad Azharuddin

    Key Contestant: Mohammad Azharuddin

    Congress' cricketer-turned-politician Mohammad Azharuddin realizes that shifting his constituency from Moradabad in Uttar Pradesh to Tonk-Sawai Madhopur in Rajasthan may not have made things easier for him. He faces a resurgent BJP.

  • Key Contestant: Sushma Swaraj

    Key Contestant: Sushma Swaraj

    Leader of the Opposition in the Lok Sabha, Sushma Swaraj had won the Vidisha Lok Sabha seat in Madhya Pradesh in 2009 by a margin of 3.89 lakh votes. Her challenge would be to retain, if not better, the margin.

  • Key Contestant: Salman Khurshid

    Key Contestant: Salman Khurshid

    Union External Affairs Minister Salman Khurshid faces an uphill task in retaining Farrukhabad in Uttar Pradesh. He is locked in a four-cornered contest with the BJP, BSP and the Samajwadi Party.

  • Key Contestant: Shibu Soren

    Key Contestant: Shibu Soren

    Two former chief ministers of Jharkhand are contesting in the state's Dumka seat - Shibu Soren of the Jharkhand Mukti Morcha and Babulal Marandi of the Jharkhand Vikas Morcha.

  • Key Contestant: Priya Dutt

    Key Contestant: Priya Dutt

    In Mumbai North Central, Congress MP Priya Dutt, the daughter of late actor-turned-politician Sunil Dutt, is up against BJP's Poonam Mahajan. Ms Poonam is the daughter of senior party leader Pramod Mahajan, who died after being shot by his brother in...

  • Key Contestant: Amar Singh

    Key Contestant: Amar Singh

    Former Samajwadi Party general secretary Amar Singh, who has now joined union minister Ajit Singh's Rashtriya Lok Dal, is contesting his first-ever Lok Sabha polls from Fatehpur Sikri.

  • Key Contestant: Gurudas Kamat

    Mumbai North West has an interesting array of candidates. Union minister Gurudas Kamat is facing Aam Aadmi Party's Mayank Gandhi and filmmaker Mahesh Manjrekar from Raj Thackeray's MNS.

  • Key Contestant: Poonam Mahajan

    Key Contestant: Poonam Mahajan

    In Mumbai North Central, the BJP has fielded Poonam Mahajan, daughter of senior party leader Pramod Mahajan, who died after being shot by his brother in 2006. Poonam is challenging Congress MP Priya Dutt, the daughter of late actor-turned-politician ...

  • Key Contestant: Milind Deora

    Key Contestant: Milind Deora

    Six seats of Mumbai are among 19 Maharashtra constituencies voting today. In Mumbai south, union minister Milind Deora has been challenged by Aam Aadmi Party's Meera Sanyal, who was CEO and chairperson of the Royal Bank of Scotland till 2013.

  • Battle 2014: High stakes in Tamil Nadu, UP as round 6 of polling begins

    Battle 2014: High stakes in Tamil Nadu, UP as round 6 of polling begins

    Stakes will be high for Congress and BJP and a number of other parties like AIADMK, DMK, NCP and Shiv Sena when 117 constituencies will go to polls today in yet another substantial round of polling in the Lok Sabha elections.

  • Key Contestant: Karti Chidambaram

    Key Contestant: Karti Chidambaram

    At Sivaganga in Tamil Nadu, Finance Minister P Chidambaram's son Karti is the Congress candidate. His main rival is PR Senthilnathan of the AIADMK, whose Raja Kannapan had lost by a wafer-thin margin to Mr Chidambaram in the 2009 election.

  • SMS-based system to know turn in queue at polling booths

    SMS-based system to know turn in queue at polling booths

    The Coimbatore district administration has come out with an SMS-based system to help voters know the number of people in queue at polling booths. They can then go accordingly to cast their votes in the polls scheduled today.

  • Mumbai votes today; poor infrastructure, overcrowded trains key issues

    Mumbai votes today; poor infrastructure, overcrowded trains key issues

    In the last phase of voting in Maharashtra, 19 constituencies go to the polls including 6 seats in Mumbai, India's financial capital. In 2009, UPA allies Congress and NCP swept through the city winning all six seats. For the BJP and Shiv Sena it is n...

  • Key Contestant: Hema Malini

    Key Contestant: Hema Malini

    In Uttar Pradesh's Mathura, BJP's Hema Malini is facing sitting MP Jayant Choudhary of the Rashtriya Lok Dal.

  • Arvind Kejriwal, wife declare assets worth over Rs 2 crore

    Arvind Kejriwal, wife declare assets worth over Rs 2 crore

    Aam Aadmi Party leader Arvind Kejriwal today declared movable and immovable assets worth Rs 2.14 crore belonging to him and his wife.

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