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Cheat Sheet | Edited by Deepshikha Ghosh | Tuesday September 16, 2014
The verdict of by-elections held on September 13 in three Lok Sabha and 32 assembly seats across nine states will be announced today. The results hold high stakes for the ruling BJP, which took power in May and hopes to prove that its popularity hasn...
India | Mid-day.com | Monday September 8, 2014
Border Security Force personnel, who were supposed to leave for election duty in Gujarat today, have received instructions from the Union Home Ministry not to leave the city until the last and most popular idol, Lalbaugcha Raja, is safely immersed in...
Friday August 29, 2014
Any grid collapse would cast doubt on the crisis management skills of the new government led by Prime Minister Narendra Modi, whose achievement in ensuring 24-hour power supplies in his home state of Gujarat helped him to election victory in May.
India | Press Trust of India | Friday August 8, 2014
Giving a clean chit to Prime Minister Narendra Modi, the Gujarat police today filed a closure report in a metropolitan court in Ahemdabad in a case of alleged violation of model code of conduct during the Lok Sabha election.
Friday August 8, 2014
Prime Minister Narendra Modi's election triumph in May had raised hopes of quick action to tackle India's recurring food price shocks. But, despite his strong economic record of running Gujarat, he has resorted to an old inflation playbook that contr...
Election 2014 | Edited by Zoya Anna Thomas | Thursday May 22, 2014
Anandiben Patel took over as Gujarat's chief minister on Thursday afternoon. She was administered oath by the state's Governor Kamla Beniwal. On stage, was her predecessor Narendra Modi, who will be the country's next prime minister.
Election 2014 | Reported by Rohit Bhan, Edited by Devesh Kumar | Wednesday May 21, 2014
Narendra Modi, Gujarat chief minister, will resign today after addressing a special session of the state assembly. His revenue minister Anandiben Patel is the front-runner to replace him in the state.
Election 2014 | Rahul Shrivastava | Tuesday May 20, 2014
Narendra Modi will stake claim to form government on Tuesday and his swearing in ceremony as the country's next Prime Minister could be held between Sunday next, May 25, and Tuesday, May 27, sources have said.
Cheat Sheet | Edited by Zoya Anna Thomas | Monday May 19, 2014
Three locations in the capital - the RSS office, Gujarat Bhawan where prime minster to be Narendra Modi is and party chief Rajnath Singh's residence - have been buzzing all day as the BJP finalises the contours of Team Modi at the Centre.
Cheat Sheet | Edited by Sanchari Bhattacharya | Monday May 19, 2014
Narendra Modi, prime-minister-to-be, and BJP president Rajnath Singh are holding separate consultations in different parts of Delhi to finalise the new BJP-led cabinet. Senior BJP leader Sushma Swaraj met Mr Singh at his residence and has now reached...
Election 2014 | Press Trust of India | Sunday May 18, 2014
Gujarat's Valsad Lok Sabha seat has yet again emerged as 'politically auspicious', with the BJP candidate emerging as a clear winner from here and the party is poised to form government at the Centre.
Election 2014 | Press Trust of India | Saturday May 17, 2014
The vote share for Congress slumped below 20 per cent for the first time in the history of the country's Lok Sabha elections triggering an unprecedented debacle while it crossed 30 per cent for the BJP to record a new high.
Election 2014 | Agencies | Saturday May 17, 2014
Hours after his party's stunning win in the election, Narendra Modi said on Friday that he would work for the good of all Indians in his maiden address as the country's prime minister-elect.
Election 2014 | Indo-Asian News Service | Saturday May 17, 2014
The poll battle is over and many film celebrities like Hema Malini, Moon Moon Sen and Kirron Kher have emerged victorious to become members of parliament.
Election 2014 | Edited by Swati Gupta | Friday May 16, 2014
Narendra Modi, who will be India's next prime minister, today informed Vadodara in Gujarat that his margin of victory there, 5.7 lakh votes, is a record.
Election 2014 | Agence France-Presse | Friday May 16, 2014
British Prime Minister David Cameron congratulated Narendra Modi on Friday on his victory in India's elections, saying he wanted to work with the Hindu nationalist.
Election 2014 | Edited by Surabhi Malik | Saturday May 17, 2014
As soon as it became clear that he will be India's 15th Prime Minister, Narendra Modi visited his mother, Hiraben, at her house in Gandhinagar. After he touched his mother's feet, she blessed him by placing her hand on his head. He then tweeted a se...
Election 2014 | Agencies | Friday May 16, 2014
Before the counting of votes begins, posters that have appeared overnight across Varanasi congratulate Narendra Modi, the BJP's prime ministerial candidate, for his victory. The party has also installed six huge massive LED screens at important inter...
Election 2014 | Sidharth Pandey | Thursday May 15, 2014
It's been a hectic couple of days for BJP president Rajnath Singh, who made a dash to Gujarat to meet prime ministerial candidate Narendra Modi last evening and dashed right back to hold strategic meetings in Delhi this morning.
Election 2014 | Edited by Surabhi Malik | Thursday May 15, 2014
Narendra Modi, the man widely expected to be India's next prime minister, will divide his time over the next few days between Delhi and the two constituencies from where he is running for parliament - Vadodara in Gujarat and Varanasi in Uttar Pradesh...