India News | Press Trust of India | Saturday July 18, 2015
Hailing the victory of BJP led National Democratic Alliance in the 2014 general elections as a "revolution" in the country, Vishwa Hindu Parishad (VHP) patron Ashok Singhal claims that India will be a Hindu nation by 2020.
Assembly | Agence France-Presse | Wednesday October 15, 2014
The Rashtriya Swayamsevak Sangh (RSS) chief Mohan Bhagwat and general secretary of the organisation Bhaiyyaji Joshi on Wednesday could not cast their votes for the Maharashtra Assembly elections in Nagpur.
Cheat Sheet | Anindita Sanyal | Wednesday October 15, 2014
Voting is underway for the Assembly elections in Maharashtra and Haryana. For both the BJP and the Congress, these elections are crucial. The BJP needs to win the numbers game in the Rajya Sabha, where it is in a minority. The Congress - after its decimation in the general elections - is determined to retain its grip on both states.
India News | Press Trust of India | Friday August 22, 2014
Taking a dig at politics of dynasty, Finance Minister Arun Jaitley on Thursday said that times have changed and now surnames do not seem to matter in politics.
Friday July 4, 2014
In a recent article for NDTV, MK Venu has argued that in a bid to win the general elections Mr Modi, being fully aware of the limitations of the central government, made such unreasonable promises to the electorate that he now has to lower expectations or face premature discontent.
Tuesday June 10, 2014
The Finance Ministry has asked other ministries and departments to seek its approval for additional expenditure for the current fiscal year by Monday, June 9.
Elections News | Press Trust of India | Saturday May 31, 2014
Prime Minister Narendra Modi today met BJP general secretaries and discussed with them organisational matters and also measures to strengthen the party ahead of assembly elections in some key states.
People | Press Trust of India | Tuesday May 27, 2014
Mansukhbhai Vasava enjoys the rare distinction of being a tribal leader who has got elected from a general seat five times in a row.
People | Written by Devesh Kumar | Tuesday May 27, 2014
When former BJP general secretary Pramod Mahajan was killed in 2006, there were many within the party who predicted doom for his brother-in-law Gopinath Munde.
NDTV Cooks | Monday May 26, 2014
Roll out the red carpet and raise a toast for Narendra Modi, who is all set to take his oath as India's 15th Prime Minister this evening.About 4000 guests are expected to attend the most important event of the year. The swearing-in ceremony will be held...
Elections News | Edited By: Sanchari Bhattacharya | Monday May 26, 2014
Sources said among those who had got a call were the BJP's articulate spokesperson Nirmala Sitharaman, Ravi Shankar Prasad and General VK Singh, former Army Chief and now BJP MP from Ghaziabad.
Elections News | Written by Saurabh Gupta | Sunday May 25, 2014
A day before Narendra Modi is sworn in as the Prime Minister, the focus has clearly shifted to portfolio allocation. With the BJP winning a majority on its own in general elections, it remains to be seen how many portfolios the BJP allots to its allies.
Elections News | Press Trust of India | Sunday May 25, 2014
The Delhi Traffic Police has issued an advisory asking motorists and general public to avoid major roads in and around Rashtrapati Bhavan today as rehearsals for the swearing-in ceremony of Prime Minister-elect Narendra Modi will be held there.
Elections News | Press Trust of India | Saturday May 24, 2014
The Delhi Traffic Police has issued an advisory asking motorists and general public to avoid major roads in and around Rashtrapati Bhavan today and tomorrow afternoon as rehearsals for the swearing-in ceremony of Prime Minister-elect Narendra Modi will be held on these two days.
Elections News | Press Trust of India | Friday May 23, 2014
Ending the suspense, West Bengal Chief minister and Trinamool Congress chief Mamata Banerjee has decided to send state Finance Minister Amit Mitra and party general secretary Mukul Roy to attend the swearing-in ceremony of Narendra Modi as Prime Minister on May 26.
Elections News | Press Trust of India | Friday May 23, 2014
Days after she was stripped of the Minister of State status by the Akhilesh Yadav government, Samajwadi Party general secretary Anuradha Choudhary today quit claiming the party did not take timely action to stop the Muzaffarnagar riots which led to its electoral defeat.
Cheat Sheet | Reported by Rahul Shrivastava, Edited by Abhinav Bhatt | Thursday May 22, 2014
BJP president Rajnath Singh met general secretaries of the party this evening to finalise preparations for Narendra Modi's swearing-in ceremony on Monday.
Elections News | Press Trust of India | Wednesday May 21, 2014
General Singh defeated Congress' Raj Babbar with a record margin of 5.67 lakh votes.
Elections News | Press Trust of India | Tuesday May 20, 2014
There is a legal lacuna in dealing with the growing menace of 'paid news' in the Indian elections and there is a need to make it an offence under the electoral law, says Chief Election Commissioner V S Sampath.
Elections News | Indo-Asian News Service | Monday May 19, 2014
Fijian Prime Minister Voreqe Bainimarama on Monday congratulated BJP prime ministerial nominee Narendra Modi for winning the general election.
Elections News | Edited by Sanchari Bhattacharya (with inputs from PTI) | Monday May 19, 2014
They traded barbs during the general election, but now, as they both bask in huge victories, it is time for bonhomie again between Narendra Modi and J Jayalalithaa.
Elections News | Reported by Sandeep Phukan, Edited by Abhinav Bhatt | Monday May 19, 2014
Hours before the Congress' highest decision making body, its Working Committee or CWC meets today to take stock of the party's humiliating defeat in the general elections, its seniormost MP in parliament Kamal Nath called for immediate internal elections.
Elections News | Press Trust of India | Sunday May 18, 2014
President Pranab Mukherjee today congratulated the Election Commission on the successful conduct of the general elections and asked the poll body to document it.
Opinion | Swapan Dasgupta | Wednesday May 28, 2014
Media hype and then...nothing, writes Swapan Dasgupta