20 Aug 2015
Patna: The Rashtriya Lok Samata Party (RLSP) today got a shot in the arm with former Bihar minister and senior JD(U) leader Gautam Singh joining the party ahead of the assembly elections.
28 Nov 2014
Jamshedpur: Jharkhand Vikas Morcha (Prajatantrik) chief Babulal Marandi today claimed his party will spring a surprise in the state assembly elections like Arvind Kerjriwal-headed Aam Aadmi Party (AAP) did in Delhi.
25 Jul 2015
Muzaffarpur (Bihar): Kickstarting NDA's poll campaign in Bihar, Prime Minister Narendra Modi today focussed his attack on former BJP ally and Chief Minister Nitish Kumar, accusing him of "back-stabbing" the people of the state and alleging that there is some problem with his "DNA".
24 Nov 2014
Srinagar/Ranchi: Amidst security alert about possible Maoist attacks on politicians in Jharkhand and militant groups' poll boycott call in Jammu and Kashmir, the stage was set for the first of staggered Assembly elections in the two states on Tuesday.
24 Jul 2015
Patna: JD(U) has decided to roll out bicycles for canvassing in the Bihar Assembly elections scheduled for later this year. The decision comes after BJP announced that it will use hi-tech 'raths' (chariot) and RJD chief Lalu Prasad decided to use TumTum (horse-cart) as their vehicles for campaigning.
25 Aug 2014
Nagpur: In a U-turn, Maharashtra Navnirman Sena (MNS) chief Raj Thackeray has ruled out contesting the forthcoming state Assembly elections, saying that he does not want to ‘limit’ himself to one constituency.
17 Nov 2014
New Delhi: The Supreme Court on Monday dismissed a plea of Jammu and Kashmir Awami National Conference (ANC) seeking postponement of Assembly polls in the flood-ravaged state.
10 Sep 2015
New Delhi: The BJP-led NDA allies have come close to clinching a seat-sharing deal for the Bihar Assembly elections even as Mahadalit leader Jitan Ram Manjhi and Upendra Kushwaha-led RLSP today authorised the saffron outfit to take a final call on the issue.
12 Jan 2016
Jammu: The Budget Session of Jammu and Kashmir Legislative Assembly, scheduled to start on January 18, has been cancelled after the state was brought under Governor's Rule due to delay in formation of a new government following the death of Chief Minister Mufti Mohammad Sayeed.
12 Jan 2016
Kolkata: With an eye on assembly polls, BJP West Bengal unit has thoroughly revamped its party organisation inducting new faces for the top posts to place itself as a credible opposition.