India | Reported by Anand Kumar Patel, Edited by Deepshikha Ghosh | Tuesday October 7, 2014
As Prime Minister Narendra Modi campaigns in Haryana against politics as family business, a candidate of his BJP is a debutant politician banking on a famous sister - Sushma Swaraj, India's foreign minister.
Diaspora | Press Trust of India | Tuesday September 30, 2014
A Goan-origin politician has emerged as a frontrunner to become Portugal's next prime minister after the country's main opposition Socialist Party chose him as its candidate for the 2015 elections.
India | Press Trust of India | Tuesday August 26, 2014
The BJP today announced the name of Vadodara deputy mayor Ranjan Ben Bhatta as its candidate for the Vadodara Lok Sabha seat vacated by Prime Minister Narendra Modi.
India | Written by Ketki Angre | Thursday July 31, 2014
In the run-up to the Lok Sabha elections, BJP's prime ministerial candidate Narendra Modi's campaign blitzkrieg was unparalleled.
People | Written by Devesh Kumar | Tuesday May 27, 2014
Rajnath Singh played a stellar role in Narendra Modi's elevation as the BJP's prime ministerial candidate, over-ruling reservations from party veterans such as L K Advani, Murli Manohar Joshi and Sushma Swaraj.
Election 2014 | Press Trust of India | Tuesday May 20, 2014
Congress candidate from North Goa seat in the just-concluded Lok Sabha elections, Ravi Naik today blamed outgoing Prime Minister Manmohan Singh for the party's debacle alleging that he failed to project achievements of the UPA government before the p...
Sunday May 18, 2014
As per latest data compiled by capital markets regulator Sebi, the net investments by FIIs into Indian equity markets stood at Rs 88,772 crore since the announcement. The same for debt markets was at Rs 13,399 crore -- taking the total to Rs 1,02,171...
World | Agence France-Presse | Monday May 12, 2014
Ali Dawai is enormously popular on Facebook, with countless photos of the Iraqi provincial governor picking up rubbish or sipping tea with people while wearing his trademark blue boiler suit.
Election 2014 | Press Trust of India | Wednesday May 7, 2014
"Distressed" by Narendra Modi's mother travelling in an auto rickshaw and living in a small room, a Congress leader today wrote to the BJP PM candidate volunteering to look after her as Mr Modi had not provided her a "comfortable" life despite his "w...
Election 2014 | Press Trust of India | Tuesday May 6, 2014
China and India may come closer if Bharatiya Janata Party's (BJP) prime ministerial candidate Narendra Modi comes to power, but his victory could upset the United States and western powers, an article in an influential state-run Chinese daily said on...
Election 2014 | Press Trust of India | Friday May 2, 2014
A day after Rajnath Singh said Lalu Prasad was "afraid of the Congress", the RJD President today hit back at the BJP chief and accused him of trying to portray himself and not Narendra Modi as the real candidate for the Prime Minister's post.
Election 2014 | Press Trust of India | Wednesday April 30, 2014
Nobel laureate Amartya Sen has said he does not think Narendra Modi is a good prime ministerial candidate.
Election 2014 | Edited by Abhinav Bhatt | Tuesday April 29, 2014
The tenor of campaigning in this final stretch of elections remains set at "Ugly" - today, Lalu Yadav said that butchers shy away from analogies to the BJP's prime ministerial candidate, Narendra Modi. "Even a butcher is ashamed of Narendra Modi. Sho...
Election 2014 | Press Trust of India | Saturday April 19, 2014
Both the BJP's PM candidate and the Congress vice president addressed election rallies in the same constituency today.
Election 2014 | Press Trust of India | Thursday April 17, 2014
Earlier prime ministers never asked people to vote for themselves but for the country, he said
Election 2014 | Edited by Mala Das (with inputs from PTI) | Monday April 14, 2014
On the 123rd birth anniversary of BR Ambedkar, the BJP's prime ministerial candidate Narendra Modi has accused the Congress of insulting India's first Law Minister.
Election 2014 | Press Trust of India | Sunday April 13, 2014
Trashing pre-poll surveys putting Narendra Modi ahead in the prime ministerial race, Trinamool Congress chief Mamata Banerjee today said the idea of a PM candidate is "fictional" as it is not backed by Constitution.
Election 2014 | Press Trust of India | Saturday April 12, 2014
AAP national spokesperson Shazia Ilmi today dismissed reports of any "wave" in favour of BJP's PM candidate Narendra Modi and questioned the latter's move to contest elections from two seats.
Election 2014 | Press Trust of India | Friday April 4, 2014
In another sharp attack on BJP's prime ministerial candidate Narendra Modi, Trinamool Congress (TMC) chief Mamata Banerjee today alleged that a person who caused riots could not become the Prime Minister of the country.
Election 2014 | Press Trust of India | Friday March 28, 2014
Slamming the BJP's Prime Ministerial candidate Narendra Modi for being a "divisive" leader, RJD Chief Lalu Prasad said today that the Gujarat chief minister's dream of becoming Prime Minister would never be fulfilled.