Lok Sabha Polls(Search results - 261)
India1, Oct 2019, 6:01 PM IST
Karnataka: Lingayat issue, infighting led to Congress rout in Lok Sabha polls, says party internal report
Issues relating to separate religion status for Lingayats and infighting in the state Congress led to the downfall of the party in the Lok Sabha and state elections, a report said.
India26, Sep 2019, 1:45 PM IST
DMK paid left parties and allies Rs 40 crore for Lok Sabha polls; CPI(M) refutes claims
The Dravida Munnetra Kazhagam (DMK) allegedly paid left parties such as the Communist Party of India (Marxist) and Communist Party of India and its allies as much as Rs 40 crore before the Lok Sabha elections.
India10, Sep 2019, 5:48 PM IST
Urmila Matondkar quits Congress: How the actress had allegedly hurt Hindu sentiments, ahead of Lok Sabha polls 2019
Just one month before the Lok Sabha elections 2019, Urmila Matondkar had hurt the sentiments of Hindus as she said Hinduism is the most violent religion
India13, Aug 2019, 4:51 PM IST
Kolkata court issues arrest warrant against Congress MP Shashi Tharoor over ‘Hindu Pakistan’ remark
A Metropolitan Magistrate court in Kolkata has issued an arrest warrant against Congress MP Shashi Tharoor, for his remark on “Hindu Pakistan” in July last year
Politics9, Aug 2019, 12:49 PM IST
Vellore Lok Sabha seat: DMK’s Kathir Anand leads by over 14,000 votes
The Vellore Lok Sabha constituency went to polls on August 5 after it was cancelled following tax raids and cash seizures in April
India7, Aug 2019, 3:22 PM IST
Sushma Swaraj wanted to shave her head, but why?
Sushma Swaraj once said that she wanted to “shave her head and wear a white saree” as a mark of protest if Sonia Gandhi ever became the Prime Minister.
Politics14, Jul 2019, 1:54 PM IST
Congress' Navjot Singh Sidhu resigns as Punjab Cabinet minister
According to reports, Navjot Singh Sidhu has been combative with the Punjab chief minister ever since his wife Navjot Kaur was denied a ticket for the Lok Sabha polls
India10, Jul 2019, 12:57 PM IST
TMC calls BJP ‘most corrupt’; saffron party hits back, says ‘allegations meaningless’
Derek O’Brien, the spokesperson of the Trinamool Congress has alleged that the BJP is the ‘most corrupt party’ in the world. To this, the BJP has hit back saying ‘it will continue to do good things for the society’
India6, Jul 2019, 11:41 AM IST
BJP working president JP Nadda thanks Uttar Pradesh party workers ahead of Cabinet rejig
Nadda was addressing party workers at the BJP headquarters after arriving in Lucknow where he thanked them for their work that converted to votes in the recently concluded Lok Sabha polls.
Views5, Jul 2019, 6:04 PM IST
Is Rahul Gandhi trying to be clever by half?
Though Rahul Gandhi resigned by taking all the blame for the humiliating failure in the Lok Sabha polls 2019, he has blamed the other seniors in the party by saying “I stood completely alone” in his resignation letter.
Views2, Jul 2019, 6:26 PM IST
Karnataka: Why chief minister Kumaraswamy is setting a wrong example
After having the Lok Sabha polls abysmally badly in Karnataka, the JDS is a lot frustrated. This is evidently seen in the way Kumaraswamy has his father have conducted themselves.
India29, Jun 2019, 1:18 PM IST
Monsoon for Congress as resignations rain; young blood feel betrayed by old guard
As nearly 145 office bearers of the Congress have put in their papers, there is turbulence in the party. The resignations are being seen as an act of open rebellion against veterans, who, the young guard feel, don’t have the intellectual paraphernalia to take the party forward.
India28, Jun 2019, 10:29 AM IST
Siddaramaiah’s potshots at electorate: BJP says Congress reduced to regional party
Former Karnataka chief minister Siddaramaiah took a jibe at the voters for choosing to vote for the BJP and not the Congress. He compared the BJP to the East India Company (EIC), which he said had a tactic of dividing the society to garner votes.
India27, Jun 2019, 9:50 AM IST
Rahul jumped "sinking" Cong ship instead of saving it: BJP vice-president Shivraj Singh Chouhan
Neither Prime Minister Narendra Modi nor BJP president Amit Shah nor party activists were resting on their laurels after the party's massive victory in Lok Sabha polls, said BJP vice-president Shivraj Singh Chouhan.
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