01 Jan 2015
New Delhi: Election to 12 seats of Uttar Pradesh Legislative Council, which are falling vacant later this month, will be held on January 23. According to the schedule announced by the Election Commission, the notification would be issued on January 7 for the elections to be held on January 23.
19 Dec 2014
Jammu: As many as 478 complaints of violation of the model code of conduct have been received by the Election Commission since the beginning of the five-phase Jammu and Kashmir assembly elections, a poll panel official said.
21 Dec 2014
Srinagar: The voter turnout in the Jammu and Kashmir Assembly elections has increased significantly but the number of aspiring lawmakers dipped substantially compared to 2008 Assembly polls when a record 1,344 candidates tried their luck on 87 constituencies. The number of candidates this year has dropped by nearly 39 per cent compared to the polls held in 2008.
16 Jan 2015
New Delhi: BJP and Congress spent over Rs 714 crore and Rs 516 crore respectively in 2014 general elections and recent Assembly polls in various states.
29 Dec 2014
New Delhi: Delhi will not progress until its rural areas develop, AAP chief Arvind Kejriwal on Sunday said as he promised to give special status to villagers and set up 'Gram Vikas Fund' on the lines of MPLAD funds if his party comes to power in the upcoming assembly elections.
20 Jan 2015
New Delhi: The Shiromani Akali Dal on Tuesday said it will contest from four seats in the February 7 Delhi assembly polls, a day after its ally, the BJP, released its list of 62 candidates.
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.
30 Dec 2014
Jamui: Lashing out at the Centre for discriminating against Bihar by slashing funds under various Central schemes, senior JD(U) leader Nitish Kumar on Tuesday said he will hit the streets from January 15 next to galvanise party workers as part of the preparations for next year's Assembly elections in the state.
30 Dec 2014
Jammu: Accusing political parties in Jammu and Kashmir of indulging in horse-trading for forming government, Jammu and Kashmir National Panthers Party (JKNPP) on Tuesday requested the Governor to call off the talks with them and sought fresh elections in the state.
28 Jan 2015
Patna: Lok Janshakti Party (LJP), an ally of Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP), on Wednesday described the saffron party as as "elder brother" and said Prime Minister Narendra Modi would be the face of NDA in the coming Bihar polls.