Elections(Search results - 1164)
Politics11, Jul 2019, 6:25 PM IST
Tamil Nadu: MDMK's Vaiko, PMK's Anbumani Ramadoss elected unopposed to Rajya Sabha
For the six vacancies from Tamil Nadu, there were seven valid nominations. One of them, DMK's backup candidate, NR Elango had withdrawn, which left six nominees in the fray for the biennial elections to Rajya Sabha
India11, Jul 2019, 9:53 AM IST
JJP’s Digvijay in Haryana terms Sapna Choudhary's dance vulgar; BJP calls it insult to women
Jannayak Janta Patry leader Digvijay Chautala had commented that BJP leader Sapna Choudhary's art was vulgar after the dancer joined BJP in Haryana two days ago. He is being slammed by the BJP for his comment ‘degrading women’.
India7, Jul 2019, 5:39 PM IST
BJP aims at emerging as alternative to TRS in Telangana
Though it could win only one of the total 119 seats in the Assembly elections held in December last year, the BJP is upbeat about its prospects in Telangana after bagging four of the 17 constituencies in recent Lok Sabha election
India26, Jun 2019, 3:56 PM IST
Tamil Nadu: Polls for 6 Rajya Sabha seats to be held on July 18
Six Rajya Sabha seats representing Tamil Nadu will fall vacant soon. This has prompted the Election Commission of India to announce election dates.
Views26, Jun 2019, 3:48 PM IST
Tamil Nadu: Trouble for Congress as tie-up with DMK on shaky grounds
The Congress is facing a tough time in the state of Tamil Nadu. Recently, senior DMK leader from Trichy and former Minister KN Nehru, speaking at a meeting, said that the DMK should go it alone in the forthcoming local body elections in the State.
India25, Jun 2019, 10:19 AM IST
No future with SP; BSP to contest all polls on its own: Mayawati
In the interest of the party and movement, the party will contest all small and big elections based on its own strength, said BSP chief Mayawati, in a series of tweets.
India23, Jun 2019, 5:49 PM IST
Karnataka: Newly inducted ministers in Kumaraswamy government yet to get portfolios
Two independent Karnataka MLAs H Nagesh and R Shankar, who were inducted into the Karnataka Cabinet on June 14 after humiliating defeat of Congress and JD(S) in the recently concluded Lok Sabha elections, are yet to get portfolios.
India21, Jun 2019, 6:00 PM IST
Deve Gowda backtracks on midterm election comment; says he meant ‘local body polls, not Assembly’
Deve Gowda attempted to clarify on the “midterm election” statement he made earlier. The former Prime Minister says he was referring to local body elections and not Assembly polls.
India21, Jun 2019, 5:32 PM IST
Yeddyurappa: Will not allow midterm election in Karnataka at any cost, will form government instead
BS Yeddyurappa said that there are 105 MLAs with the BJP and they are ready to form government if the coalition government steps down.
India21, Jun 2019, 3:37 PM IST
Karnataka: Deve Gowda speaks of mid-term election in Karnataka; Kumaraswamy negates it
Former PM Deve Gowda's statement on mid-term election has received reactions from all parties in Karnataka. Here is what Congress and BJP think of Deve Gowda's statement.
India20, Jun 2019, 6:12 PM IST
Karnataka: Why defeated BJP’S Manju nemesis for Deve Gowda’s grandson Prajwal Revanna
A Manju, the BJP’s candidate, who lost to Prajwal Revanna of the JDS from Hassan, Karnataka, in the just concluded general elections 2019 will write a letter to the Speaker of Lok Sabha Om Birla not to accept the resignation of Prajwal Revanna after he takes oath as the MP
India13, Jun 2019, 5:08 PM IST
Amit Shah likely to stay BJP chief till organisational polls are over
Party sources claimed that Shah meeting key state leaders on Thursday to decide on the schedule for organisational elections in its units, from both-level upwards and a customary exercise during internal polls
India13, Jun 2019, 4:49 PM IST
71 years after independence Chhattisgarh’s Trishuli village still has no electricity
There are around 100 houses in Trishuli village. Locals have written to the collector demanding electricity supply and no action has been taken
India9, Jun 2019, 3:46 PM IST
Yogi’s cabinet to be reshuffled soon; ministerial status in the offing for some
Four cabinet minister seats are vacant after the three current ministers of the Yogi government got elected into parliament. Party leaders who have been waiting for ministerial posts for some time now finally have a reason to cheer