World News | Agence France-Presse | Tuesday December 30, 2014
Greece began the countdown to early elections today with President Karolos Papoulias set to dissolve parliament for a ballot that has already rattled markets and could revive fears of the country's future in the eurozone.
India News | Written by Siddharth Pandey | Friday December 26, 2014
17 Delhi families who lost people in the 1984 anti-Sikh riots today received five lakh rupee cheques from Home Minister Rajnath Singh in a move that the BJP's critics say is linked to polls in the capital early next year.
Assembly | Alok Pandey and Manish Kumar, Edited by Anindita Sanyal | Wednesday December 24, 2014
The BJP is set to form the next government in Jharkhand. The party took an early lead as counting began today, and hours later the only suspense was on whether its alliance would manage to cross the halfway mark at 41 in the 87-member assembly.
Assembly | Reported by Alok Pandey, Edited by Anindita Sanyal | Tuesday December 23, 2014
The BJP is likely to form the next government in Jharkhand. The party took an early lead as counting began today, and hours later the only suspense was on whether its alliance would manage to cross the halfway mark at 41 in the 87-member assembly.
Assembly | Edited by Deepshikha Ghosh | Tuesday December 23, 2014
As the first leads came from Kashmir, where votes cast in staggered polling are being counted today, one of the candidates who took an early lead was separatist turned mainstream politician Sajjad Lone.
Cheat Sheet | Edited by Mala Das | Tuesday December 23, 2014
It is advantage BJP in Jharkhand, where the party has shot way ahead one hour into counting of votes in assembly elections. The BJP is also leading the table in Jammu and Kashmir in early trends. Significantly, among the seats it is leading in, is on...
World News | Agence France-Presse | Sunday December 21, 2014
Polls opened in Uzbekistan early today for parliamentary elections in the ex-Soviet Central Asian state where all four competing parties support President Islam Karimov's policies.
World News | Agence France-Presse | Monday December 15, 2014
Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe won comfortable re-election Sunday in a snap poll he had billed as a referendum on his economic policies after early success faded into a recession.
World News | Agence France-Presse | Sunday December 14, 2014
Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe won comfortable re-election on Sunday in a snap poll he had billed as a referendum on his economic policies after early success faded into a recession.
Assembly | Press Trust of India | Sunday December 14, 2014
Braving the early morning chill, over 13 per cent of the electorate exercised their franchise in the first two hours of polling in 15 Assembly constituencies spread across four districts of Jharkhand today.
World News | Reuters | Tuesday November 18, 2014
Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe said on Tuesday that he would call an early election to seek a fresh mandate for his economic policies, and postpone an unpopular sales tax rise, a day after data showed the economy had slipped back into recession.
Assembly | Edited By: Sanchari Bhattacharya | Sunday October 19, 2014
As results are being counted for Maharashtra, the BJP and Shiv Sena, recently estranged, are returning to niceties. The BJP will win more seats in the state than any other party (about 120 according to early results), but an outright majority appears...
Cheat Sheet | Edited by Mala Das | Sunday October 19, 2014
As votes are counted, very early leads bring good tidings for the BJP. If it holds on to its current leads, it could form the next government on its own in Maharashtra. It is also ahead in Haryana.
World News | Agence France-Presse | Friday July 25, 2014
Ukraine's ruling parliamentary majority was officially disbanded on Thursday, setting the stage for early legislative elections in the strife-torn ex-Soviet state.
World News | Reuters | Thursday May 29, 2014
Thailand's military rulers held out little hope for early elections on Thursday, a week after the army seized power, saying conditions had to be right and divisions healed before there could be a return to civilian rule.
Sunday May 18, 2014
In the run-up to the polls, the Sensex has already gained close to 2,000 points and closed at 24,121.74 points after surging 1,470 points to hit a new life-time high of 25,375.63 in early trade on the election results day last Friday and the Nifty at...
World News | Indo-Asian News Service | Friday May 9, 2014
A day after the assembly's dissolution, Kosovo leader Atifete Jahjaga Thursday set June 8 as the date to hold early parliamentary elections.
Elections News | Edited by Surabhi Malik | Wednesday April 30, 2014
After voting in Ahmedabad early this morning, Narendra Modi, the BJP's prime ministerial candidate clicked a selfie with his inked finger held out.
World News | Amitabh Pashupati Revi | Sunday April 13, 2014
This is the first time presidential powers are being transferred peacefully and democratically in the country.
Elections News | Alok Pandey | Thursday April 10, 2014
Two jawans of the Central Reserve Police Force (CRPF) were killed and four others injured in a landmine blast in Bihar early this morning. The blast took place between Jamui, where voting is being held in the third phase of Lok Sabha election, and Mu...
Elections News | Press Trust of India | Wednesday April 9, 2014
Alleging that there are 2.6 lakh fake voters in the electors list of Ghaziabad constituency, BJP candidate VK Singh has lodged a complaint with the Election Commission (EC) seeking early correction.
India News | Press Trust of India | Friday January 10, 2014
Rahul Gandhi today promised early declaration of candidates for Lok Sabha polls under a "new process" reflecting the "voice of people" in Congress.
Elections News | Press Trust of India | Friday January 10, 2014
In a major exercise ahead of Lok Sabha polls, Congress on Thursday constituted screening committees for all states and union territories for early selection of candidates.
Delhi News | Press Trust of India | Saturday December 28, 2013
The new government in Delhi will decide on its promise of supply of 700 litres of free water to each household and cutting down electricity charges early next week, said Arvind Kejriwal.