India | Written by Monideepa Banerjie | Tuesday September 16, 2014
In West Bengal, after a 15-year drought, the BJP now has an MLA in the state Assembly. The party's Samik Bhattacharya has won Dakshin Bashirhat. In 1999, the BJP had won the Ashoknagar assembly seat in alliance with the Trinamool.
World | Agence France-Presse | Tuesday September 16, 2014
There was a mood of optimism tinged with apprehension at Suva's eerily quiet central market Tuesday ahead of the first election for eight years in Fiji - a South Pacific island nation with a history of coups.
India | Press Trust of India | Monday September 15, 2014
The counting of votes for the September 13 bye-elections to the four assembly constituencies of Rajasthan will begin tomorrow, an election officer said today.
India | Press Trust of India | Sunday September 14, 2014
BJP President Amit Shah will launch his party's campaign for the Maharashtra Assembly elections in Vidarbha region on September 19.
India | Indo-Asian News Service | Sunday September 14, 2014
Bicycle, the election symbol of the ruling Samajwadi Party in Uttar Pradesh, will soon be part of a new development story inspired by the success of cycling in the Netherlands. A beginning is likely to be made from Noida.
Cities | Indo-Asian News Service | Sunday September 14, 2014
The Left-leaning All India Students' Association (AISA) Sunday swept the Jawaharlal Nehru University Students Union (JNUSU) election for the second consecutive year.
India | Indo-Asian News Service | Saturday September 13, 2014
Over 88 per cent of the 38,843 voters on Saturday cast their ballot in the by-election to the Manu assembly seat in Tripura, election commission officials said.
Cheat Sheet | Agencies | Saturday September 13, 2014
Moderate to high turnout marked the by-elections held in 36 Lok Sabha and assembly seats spread across ten states in an exercise seen as yet another key test of Narendra Modi government's popularity since it assumed power in May. As polling began, th...
Cities | Press Trust of India | Saturday September 13, 2014
BJP President Amit Shah today congratulated Akhil Bhartiya Vidyarthi Parishad for sweeping the Delhi University Students' Union elections by winning all four posts after a gap of 18 years.
India | Written by Saurabh Gupta | Friday September 12, 2014
The Delhi High Court has set aside the Election Commission's show-cause notice against former Maharashtra Chief Minister Ashok Chavan for allegedly fudging poll expenses during the 2009 assembly elections.
India | Reported by Ketki Angre, Edited by Sanchari Bhattacharya | Saturday September 13, 2014
On the very day the Election Commission announced dates for the assembly elections in Haryana, the BJP seems to have found a star campaigner to bat for the party in the Congress-ruled state.
India | NDTV.com | Friday September 12, 2014
Chief Election Commissioner VS Sampath today announced poll dates for Haryana and Maharashtra Assembly polls.
India | Agencies | Friday September 12, 2014
The Election Commission is likely to announce poll dates for Haryana and Maharashtra Assembly polls around 4:30 pm today.
India | A Vaidyanathan | Friday September 12, 2014
A police case or FIR should be filed against the BJP's Yogi Adityanath for allegedly promoting religious enmity, the Election Commission said today. The BJP's star campaigner in Uttar Pradesh delivered a speech recently designed to incite communal te...
India | Written by Sandeep Phukan | Wednesday September 10, 2014
The Election Commission of India has postponed a two-day trip to Jammu and Kashmir to discuss assembly polls in the state in the wake of the devastating floods.
India | Agencies | Wednesday September 10, 2014
BJP president Amit Shah has been accused of delivering a hate speech in the run up to the national elections by the police in Muzaffarnagar, which was devastated by communal violence last year.
India | Reported by Niha Masih, Edited by Abhinav Bhatt | Wednesday September 10, 2014
Yogi Adityanath, the BJP's controversial star campaigner in Uttar Pradesh, has been refused permission by the state government for an election rally in Lucknow that was meant to be held at 7 pm today.
India | Press Trust of India | Wednesday September 10, 2014
The Election Commission on Tuesday issued a show cause notice to BJP MP Yogi Adityanath for violating the model code of conduct by making allegedly inflammatory remarks while campaigning for assembly bypolls in Noida.
India | Reported by Neha Khanna, Edited by Deepshikha Ghosh | Tuesday September 9, 2014
A five-judge Constitutional bench of the Supreme Court is likely to decide today on the Aam Aadmi Party's petition for fresh elections in Delhi after voting in December threw up a fractured verdict.
India | Edited by Deepshikha Ghosh | Tuesday September 9, 2014
Arvind Kejriwal's Aam Aadmi Party (AAP) has released a 17-minute video to claim that the BJP offered one of its Delhi legislators four crores to switch sides. Mr Kejriwal claimed the sting will be submitted tomorrow in the Supreme Court where he has ...