Election 2014 | Reported by A Vaidyanathan, Edited by Deepshikha Ghosh | Thursday April 17, 2014
In the middle of one of the most bitterly-fought national elections, main rivals Congress and BJP have joined hands for a cause - to oppose the Aam Aadmi Party's call for fresh polls in Delhi.
Election 2014 | Press Trust of India | Wednesday April 16, 2014
Former BJP president Nitin Gadkari has rubbished media reports which quoted a purported tweet by him to claim that Kiran Bedi will be the party's chief ministerial candidate in the Delhi assembly polls.
Election 2014 | Indo-Asian News Service | Wednesday April 9, 2014
Around 71 percent polling was recorded today in the simultaneous elections to Arunachal Pradesh's two Lok Sabha seats and the state assembly that was marred by violent incidents and the kidnapping of a Congress candidate from Khonsa (West) assembly s...
Election 2014 | Written by Vishnu Som | Tuesday April 8, 2014
As Odisha gets set to vote simultaneously for the Lok Sabha and Assembly elections, 14 members of erstwhile royal families are on the campaign trail.
Cheat Sheet | Reported by Uma Sudhir; Edited by Mala Das | Sunday April 6, 2014
After days of intense negotiations, the Telugu Desam Party (TDP), led by N Chandrababu Naidu, finally joined hands with the BJP, just a day ahead of the general elections. Both parties will also fight the assembly elections in Andhra Pradesh togethe...
Election 2014 | Written by Sheikh Zaffar Iqbal | Thursday April 3, 2014
Laba is among the refugees who face a peculiar problem, and he has entered the Lok Sabha polls as a contestant to get their predicament resolved.
Election 2014 | Edited by Amit Chaturvedi (With inputs from agencies) | Tuesday April 1, 2014
Aam Aadmi Party (AAP) leader Arvind Kejriwal Monday met Lieutenant Governor Najeeb Jung, asking him to dissolve the Delhi Assembly and hold fresh elections.
Election 2014 | Reported by Uma Sudhir, Edited by Abhinav Bhatt | Saturday March 15, 2014
After weeks of suspense, the Telangana Rashtra Samithi or TRS has announced it will go it alone in the Lok Sabha polls. TRS president K Chandrasekhar Rao today ruled out an alliance with the Congress for the upcoming Lok Sabha and state Assembly poll...
Election 2014 | Press Trust of India | Saturday March 15, 2014
The process of filing nominations for 10 Lok Sabha and 70 Assembly seats began today with notification issued by the Election Commission.
Election 2014 | Press Trust of India | Wednesday March 12, 2014
Taking a cue from AAP and BJP, Telangana Rashtra Samithi (TRS) led by K Chandrasekhar Rao (KCR) has also sought donations from general public to fund its campaign for the Lok Sabha and Legislative Assembly elections.
Election 2014 | Press Trust of India | Friday March 7, 2014
Arunachal Pradesh Assembly was dissolved on Thursday night by Governor Lt Gen (Retd) Nirbhay Sharma on the recommendation of the state cabinet which demanded holding of state elections along with Lok Sabha polls next month.
Election 2014 | Edited by Devesh Kumar | Wednesday February 19, 2014
The Election Commission today raised the ceiling on poll expenditure for a Lok Sabha seat from Rs 40 lakh to Rs 70 lakh, effecting a 75% hike in the amount of money that a candidate can spend on his campaign.
Cities | Saurabh Gupta | Thursday January 30, 2014
The much-awaited Mumbai Monorail will be inaugurated on Saturday and will be opened to the public on Sunday, as the Maharashtra government rushes to unveil goodies with an eye on general elections due by May and Assembly elections scheduled later thi...
People | Written by Devesh Kumar | Monday January 27, 2014
Vinod Kumar Binny was an Aam Aadmi Party hero on the evening of December 8, 2013. One of the fledgling party's giant killers in the Delhi Assembly elections, he had just trounced the Congress' Dr AK Walia, finance minister in the Sheila Dikshit gover...
Election 2014 | Edited by Surabhi Malik (With Input from PTI) | Friday January 3, 2014
Dr Manmohan Singh today ruled out being Prime Minister for a third term should his party the Congress win the general elections due by May, but made a robust defense of his UPA government's performance in the last 10 years.
Assembly | Edited by Nadim Asrar | Saturday December 28, 2013
The Congress party, which was decimated by year-old Aam Aadmi Party in the Dec 4 Assembly elections, has given Arvind Kejriwal's swearing-in a miss.
Cities | Edited by Diana George | Thursday December 26, 2013
For nearly 24 hours, five police officers have been parked near Arvind Kejriwal's home, wondering just how exactly they're meant to protect the man who has flatly refused any security cover.
India | Press Trust of India | Thursday December 26, 2013
Amid indications from AAP that it may pursue alleged instances of corruption during Sheila Dikshit's 15-year tenure in Delhi, Congress on Wednesday said it will not keep mum if the new government resorts to any political witch-hunting.
Assembly | Press Trust of India | Wednesday December 25, 2013
AAP convener Arvind Kejriwal, all set to be the Chief Minister of Delhi, on Tuesday refused to accept the security cover offered to him by Uttar Pradesh police and Delhi police.
India | Gardiner Harris, The New York Times | Tuesday December 24, 2013
Ever since independence, New Delhi's leaders have commandeered the city's most valuable real estate for themselves - living in the same bungalows behind the same walls left by British colonialists.