Assembly | Edited by Anindita Sanyal (with inputs from IANS) | Saturday November 22, 2014
Prime Minister Narendra Modi today launched a scathing attack on the ruling National Conference and Congress in poll-bound Jammu and Kashmir, accusing them of taking turns to loot the state in what he said was a "political match-fixing".
Assembly | Written by Alok Pandey | Thursday November 20, 2014
The assembly election in Jharkhand is just a few days away. But many villages across the state are empty. Most people, especially the poor, are out of the state in search of work.
Assembly | Written by Alok Pandey | Wednesday November 19, 2014
Jharkhand may have recorded some of the worst parameters related to human development in the country, but a large number of candidates contesting in the first phase for the forthcoming assembly elections happen to be crorepatis, according to a report...
Assembly | Press Trust of India | Thursday November 13, 2014
Clashes broke out between supporters of the ruling National Conference and Opposition Peoples Democratic Party today during filing of nominations by their candidates at the Kulgam district election office in south Kashmir, police said.
South | Written by J Sam Daniel Stalin | Thursday November 13, 2014
After its impressive wins in Maharashtra and Haryana, the BJP aims to continue its wining spree in Tamil Nadu, which is headed for assembly polls in 2016. Union Minister Rajiv Pratap Rudy, the man who was in charge of Maharashtra, is the party in-cha...
Assembly | Written by Alok Pandey and Haribansh Sharma | Tuesday November 11, 2014
BJP President Amit Shah and senior party leader and Finance Minister Arun Jaitley released the party's manifesto today for the forthcoming Jharkhand assembly elections.
India | Edited by Mala Das (with inputs from PTI) | Tuesday November 11, 2014
Former Kashmiri separatist Sajjad Lone of the People's Conference met Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Monday, days before the state heads for five-phase elections from November 25.
Assembly | Written by Sheikh Zaffar Iqbal | Monday November 10, 2014
Mission 50+ seems to be the BJP's new slogan for the forthcoming assembly elections in Jammu and Kashmir. The latest round of hoardings in Jammu city seemingly point to the revamped election message of the party.
India | Reported by Sunetra Choudhury, Edited by Anindita Sanyal | Wednesday November 5, 2014
The double wedding of sisters Damini and Chanchal on Sunday had a special tweak: Nine pheras instead of the usual seven. The extra two were against female foeticide and for the environment - necessary reminders for their hometown Jind, known more for...
India | Edited by Anindita Sanyal (With PTI inputs) | Wednesday November 5, 2014
President Pranab Mukherjee dissolved the Delhi Assembly on Wednesday, a day after the Centre ratified Delhi Lieutenant-Governor Najeeb Jung's recommendation to dissolve the assembly and begin the process for election.
Assembly | Press Trust of India | Tuesday November 4, 2014
The BJP on Tuesday released a list of four more candidates for the Jammu and Kashmir Assembly polls, raising the number of Muslims fielded by it to 16.
Assembly | Ketki Angre | Tuesday November 4, 2014
Aam Aadmi Party chief Arvind Kejriwal has said his party will fight the Delhi elections by projecting its work during its 49 days of rule earlier this year and on the promise of making Delhi corruption-free and a world-class city.
Cheat Sheet | Reported by Bhairavi Singh, A Vaidyanathan; Edited by Abhinav Bhatt | Tuesday November 4, 2014
Delhi could vote for its next government in February. The union cabinet has this afternoon ratified Delhi Lieutenant Governor Najeeb Jung's recommendation to dissolve the Delhi assembly and begin the process of a new election for the capital.
Cheat Sheet | Reported by Bhairavi Singh, A Vaidyanathan; Edited by Mala Das | Tuesday November 4, 2014
Delhi is headed for fresh elections, with Lieutenant Governor Najeeb Jung sending a report to the President confirming that all key parties have "expressed their inability to form the government" in Delhi. The President is now expected to send a reco...
Assembly | Written by Nazir Masoodi | Tuesday November 4, 2014
The BJP's "Mission Kashmir" - getting a majority in India's only Muslim majority state - appears to hinge on roping in Kashmiri separatists and fringe political groups.
India | Press Trust of India | Sunday November 2, 2014
Former Jharkhand chief minister Arjun Munda and former deputy chief minister Raghuvar Das were named in the first list of candidates announced by BJP today for the upcoming Assembly polls in the state along with 45 nominees for the elections in Jammu...
Assembly | Edited by Anindita Sanyal (With inputs from IANS) | Wednesday October 29, 2014
Kept on tenterhooks by the BJP on the alliance issue, the Shiv Sena is yet to congratulate Maharashtra's Chief Minister designate Devendra Fadnavis, who is to be sworn-in on Friday.
Assembly | Edited by Sanchari Bhattacharya | Sunday October 26, 2014
The BJP is in talks with the Shiv Sena over government formation in Maharashtra, senior party leader from Maharashtra Vinod Tawde has said.
India | Press Trust of India | Sunday October 26, 2014
Three flying squad surveillance teams would be deployed in each constituency of the Jammu district to keep a tab on the expenditure incurred by candidates and to check the use of money and muscle power in the upcoming assembly elections in the state...
India | Reported by Sidharth Pandey, Edited by Sanchari Bhattacharya | Saturday October 25, 2014
The Election Commission announced the schedule for assembly elections in Jammu and Kashmir and Jharkhand today.