India News | Press Trust of India | Saturday March 28, 2015
AAP today drew flak over the infighting from other parties which asked it to put its house in order and focus on delivering on its election promises made to the people of Delhi.
India News | Reported by Rahul Shrivastava, Edited by Veer Arjun Singh | Wednesday March 25, 2015
On Thursday, Mr Modi will meet at his residence in Delhi with the Chief Ministers of five states to review the measures taken by them to further his ambitious initiative to clean the Ganga.
India News | Edited by Deepshikha Ghosh | Tuesday March 24, 2015
The ruling BJP has been warned against a "disconnect" with its workers by ideological mentor Rashtriya Swayamsevak Sangh (RSS). Party president Amit Shah will meet with workers twice a month, it was decided at a meeting of senior BJP and RSS leaders...
India News | Press Trust of India | Tuesday March 24, 2015
The Election Commission of India today regretted lack of uniform application of model code of conduct across states and said it needs to be more aggressive in implementation of rules and action against violators.
Others News | Press Trust of India | Tuesday March 24, 2015
The Gorkha Janmukti Morcha (GJM) today said that it would extend unconditional support to the BJP for the Siliguri Municipal Corporation (SMC) election scheduled on April 25.
Others News | Press Trust of India | Tuesday March 24, 2015
Senior Congress leader Narayan Rane will file his nomination papers today for the by-election to Bandra East Assembly constituency slated for April 11, Mumbai Congress chief Sanjay Nirupam said.
Diaspora | Press Trust of India | Sunday March 22, 2015
Infosys co-founder Narayana Murthy's son-in-law is leading the list of ethnic minority MPs expected to win seats for the Conservative party in the May 7 General Election in the UK.
India News | Press Trust of India | Saturday March 21, 2015
India is set to become the first country in the world to have biometric data and no duplicacy in the voters' list after linking of Aadhar card with voter identity card, Chief Election Commissioner HS Brahma said on Saturday.
India News | Edited by Toral Varia Deshpande | Saturday March 21, 2015
The Telangana Police have registered a case under the SC/ST Atrocities Act against former Union Minister Renuka Choudhary for allegedly taking a bribe Rs.1.10 crore from an aspiring election candidate and abusing his wife when she sought return of th...
India News | Indo-Asian News Service | Friday March 20, 2015
Electronic voting machines, or EVMs, may have made the conduct of elections easy and tamper-proof, but Goa's top polling official says the use of the traditional ballot paper is both cheaper and better suited for small states.
India News | Indo-Asian News Service | Thursday March 19, 2015
The Election Commission on Wednesday issued notice to six political parties, including the Aam Aadmi Party (AAP) and the Jharkhand Mukti Morcha(JMM), for their failure to submit expenditure statements for last year's Lok Sabha elections.
India News | Press Trust of India | Wednesday March 18, 2015
To avoid confusion in the minds of the electorate in constituencies where namesakes are contesting, the Election Commission has decided that ballot papers will also carry pictures of the contestants besides their names and party symbols.
Kolkata News | Press Trust of India | Wednesday March 18, 2015
The BJP today announced a list of 142 candidates, including 58 women and 18 from religious minorities, for the election to the 144-seat Kolkata Municipal Corporation.
India News | Press Trust of India | Sunday March 15, 2015
On the morning of May 16, 2014, when counting of votes polled in the Lok Sabha elections was on, Prime Minister Narendra Modi was alone in his room meditating with no television on and took telephone calls only after 12 noon.
South | Press Trust of India | Saturday March 14, 2015
The option NOTA (None Of The Above) will be present on the ballot papers in the upcoming Legislative Council election in the Guntur-Krishna teachers constituency, to be held on March 22.
World News | Press Trust of India | Friday March 13, 2015
Former Sri Lankan president Mahinda Rajapaksa has blamed India, the US and European countries for his humiliating defeat in the January election.
India News | Thursday March 12, 2015
He said the Election Commission should ensure that the EVMs have a paper trail and a receipt is issued to each voter.
India News | Written by Sonal Mehrotra | Wednesday March 11, 2015
Delhi Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal is expected to move into his official five-bedroom residence in Civil Lines, north Delhi, next week, after he returns from Bengaluru where he's undergoing naturopathy treatment for diabetes.
India News | Reported by Anand Kumar Patel, Edited by Anindita Sanyal | Tuesday March 10, 2015
The alleged confession of one of the accused has further embroiled Punjab minister Bikram Singh Majithia, who is also related to the Badal family, in the synthetic drugs scam case. Key accused Jagjit Singh Chahal has claimed to have given Rs 35 lakh ...
Indo-AsianNews Service | Tuesday March 3, 2015
In 2005, Jagmohan Dalmiya's nominee Ranbir Singh Mahendra was defeated by Sharad Pawar in the presidential election of the Board of Control for Cricket in India. The Pawar group, which included Shashank Manohar, A.C. Mutthiah, and N. Srinivasan, won ...
AmitojSingh | Sunday March 1, 2015
'The SHARKS of BCCI are here' says a man walking through the crowded lobby of the hotel in the morning. By the end of the day the phrase 'one man is all set to have a WHALE of a time as the next BCCI President' seemed more apt.
India News | Press Trust of India | Saturday February 28, 2015
Bypoll to the lone Rajya Sabha seat in Uttarakhand which fell vacant after the death of Manorama Dobariyal Sharma, will be held on March 20, an official at the state election office said today.
Press Trust of India | Friday February 27, 2015
"We need funds, infrastructure and some training. India can do it...," H S Brahma said.
India News | Press Trust of India | Friday February 27, 2015
Chief Election Commissioner HS Brahma today said voting by internet could be a possibility in the future and the first step in this direction is the EC's plan to make electoral rolls "totally error free".