Nawaz Sharif set to win historic Pakistan election
May 12, 2013
Press Trust of India | Tuesday May 14, 2013
Congress vice president Rahul Gandhi today called up PML-N chief Nawaz Sharif to congratulate him on his election victory and hoped that India and Pakistan will be able to resolve their outstanding issues during his tenure.
Reuters | Monday May 13, 2013
After the huge protests that followed the 2009 election, Iran's Supreme Leader Ayatollah Ali Khamenei may have hoped June polls would quietly install a loyal conservative president, but the surprise candidacies of two major independents may scupper t...
Press Trust of India | Sunday May 12, 2013
Jammu and Kashmir Chief Minister Omar Abdullah today congratulated PML-N chief Nawaz Sharif for his party's performance in the historic general elections and hoped that the former Pakistani premier will live up to his commitment to restart the peace ...
Reuters | Sunday May 12, 2013
After 14 years out of power, Nawaz Sharif is poised to become prime minister again, and he is a man in a hurry to clean up what he calls Pakistan's mess.
Agence France-Presse | Saturday May 11, 2013
Attacks targeting Pakistan's landmark elections killed 10 people on the eve of the vote as the Taliban stepped up threats on Friday, warning voters to boycott polling stations to save their lives.
Edited by Prasad Sanyal | Thursday May 9, 2013
He may not have expected to finish fourth in the Karnataka polls but today BS Yeddyurappa put up a brave face. "We have got 10% of the vote. It not an easy thing. KJP will be a constructive opposition party in and outside the Assembly, " he said rul...
Press Trust of India | Wednesday May 8, 2013
The Congress on Wednesday kept up the suspense over its Chief Ministerial candidate in Karnataka, saying it has a "galaxy of leaders" for the top job.
Press Trust of India | Sunday May 5, 2013
The Election Commission (EC) on Friday announced extension of polling time by an hour up to 6 pm in Saturday's Karnataka Assembly elections, in view of the weather conditions and excessive heat.
Agence France-Presse | Thursday May 2, 2013
Bombers on Thursday blew up two schools designated as polling stations for Pakistan's general election next week, police said.
Press Trust of India | Sunday April 28, 2013
The elections in Andhra Pradesh are at least a year away, but political parties here have already started gearing up for the battle and some of them even initiating the process of selecting candidates.
Friday April 26, 2013
According to brokers polled by NDTV, India's largest carmaker by volumes was expected to post a 13.1 per cent increase in net profit for the fiscal fourth quarter at Rs. 722.75 crore. Sales were estimated to have risen 5.7 per cent year to Rs. 12,402...
Press Trust of India | Wednesday April 17, 2013
The May 5 Assembly elections in Karnataka will see political contest between brothers, children of prominent politicians, relatives and even father-son duo.
Press Trust of India | Wednesday March 20, 2013
Asking party MPs from Uttar Pradesh to gear up for the next Lok Sabha polls, Rahul Gandhi today expressed confidence that Congress would be able to double the number of seats it had won in 2009 general elections in the state.
NDTV.com | Thursday February 28, 2013
As part of his Union Budget, Finance Minister P Chidambaram said today that India will set up a special Public Sector Unit bank solely for women, and to support businesses run by women.
Tuesday February 26, 2013
Finance Minister P. Chidambaram had a bruising battle with cabinet colleagues in the run-up to the Budget he unveils this week, rebuffing demands for pre-election spending and insisting on austerity to shore up investors' faith in a troubled economy.