Politics22, Mar 2019, 7:47 PM IST
Election 2019: 5 clashes that are going to be the mother of all battles
After all the parties contesting in the 2019 elections have released their list of candidates, there are a few where the battle assumes more substantial importance. The sheer fact that the stakes are higher, the anticipation makes some battles more consequential than the others.
Elections22, Mar 2019, 5:27 PM IST
Kummanam Rajasekharan hits back at Shashi Tharoor for advertising fundamentalism
Kummanam Rajasekharan said Shashi Tharoor's book cover, "Why I am a Hindu" portrayed fundamentalism and pointed out that the book covers also contained a picture of Lord Ganesha.
Politics21, Mar 2019, 8:53 PM IST
BJP's first list for election 2019: Modi from Varanasi, Shah replaces Advani, most ministers, sitting MPs renominated
While there is no surprise in repeating Prime Minister Narendra Modi from Varanasi, Amit Shah replacing LK Advani in Gandhinagar is significant. Several ministers and sitting MPs have been renominated except in Chhattisgarh. Smriti Irani, who had in 2014 remarkably reduced Rahul Gandhi's victory margin when compared to his 2009 figures, if fighting the Congress president again in Amethi. Read on for the rest of the list.
India20, Mar 2019, 11:11 AM IST
UDF releases Lok Sabha candidates' list for 18 out of 20 Kerala seats amid infighting
The United Democratic Front leaders failed to finalise their candidates for two seats in Kerala for the upcoming Lok Sabha election amid infighting
India19, Mar 2019, 2:47 PM IST
Karnataka Lok Sabha poll candidates to file nominations from March 19
The Lok Sabha elections in Karnataka will be held in two phases, on April 18 and 23. Here are the details of the dates of notifications, nominations, review and constituencies
India18, Mar 2019, 4:08 PM IST
What's model code of conduct: A red line no party can cross
The model code of conduct is a set of guidelines by the Election Commission to regulate political parties and ensure a free and fair election
India17, Mar 2019, 10:41 AM IST
Sympathy vote: 8 Karnataka women registered massive wins; good news for Sumalatha, Tejaswini?
Eight women who had contested elections due to the sudden death of their respective husbands have registered massive wins since 1967. This time Sumalatha Ambareesh and Tejaswini Ananth Kumar are in the fray seeking to ride on sympathy vote
Politics13, Mar 2019, 7:20 PM IST
Yes, I am gaddar; I learnt gaddari from Didi: Mukul Roy
In the most scathing attack against Mamata Banerjee, Mukul Roy said he learnt the art of backstabbing from none otherthan Mamata herself.
Elections13, Mar 2019, 1:17 PM IST
Election 2019: PM Narendra Modi makes ‘4 requests’ to citizens
“A vote signifies the willingness to contribute to the development trajectory of the nation. By voting, people connect themselves with the country’s dreams and aspirations. Let us create an environment where getting one’s voter card and casting a vote, especially for the first time, become occasions for celebration,” PM Narendra Modi said
Elections11, Mar 2019, 3:25 PM IST
Lok Sabha election 2019: Delhi to get all-women polling stations for the first time
The EC has asked district officers to suggest areas where all women polling booths can be set up. The list of places will be finalised once Delhi's chief electoral officer (CEO) gets a final proposal.
Elections10, Mar 2019, 6:24 PM IST
Election 2019: When and how many of you are slated to vote
The Election Commission announced the schedule for Lok Sabha election today, sharing with the media the following dates and numbers
Elections10, Mar 2019, 6:10 PM IST
Election 2019: 5 key constituencies to watch out for
Either these have been bastions of parties and families or they are important because of their prominence in the nation’s geography. Read on to know the five seats and why they will be keenly watched.
Elections10, Mar 2019, 4:58 PM IST
Election 2019 schedule highlights: Polling to start on April 11; all details on constituencies here
As soon as the Lok Sabha election dates are announced, the Model Code of Conduct will come into force. Earlier, several media reports speculated that the election will begin on April 10 and end on May 15.
India9, Mar 2019, 1:33 PM IST
Umesh Jadhav terms Kalaburagi Congress ‘private limited’ after joining BJP
Training his guns at Mallikarjun Kharge, the leader of Opposition in Lok Sabha, rebel Congress MLA Umesh Jadhav, who joined the BJP, has said Kalaburagi Congress is a ‘Private Limited’