30 Jun 2015
Shillong: The ruling Congress party on Tuesday won the by-election in Meghalaya's Chokpot Assembly constituency, with Bluebell Sangma defeating her nearest rival Phillipole D Marak of the National People's Party by 2,550 votes, Chief Electoral Officer Prashant Naik told reporters on the phone.
01 Jul 2015
New Delhi: BJP today claimed that results of by-elections to six assembly constituencies in states showed that people have once again reposed their trust in Prime Minister Narendra Modi's leadership and strongly rebuffed the practitioners of negative politics "led by Congress".
27 Jun 2015
Colombo: Sri Lanka's President dissolved Parliament on Friday, a government spokesman said, in an effort to consolidate power and push through political reforms.
01 May 2015
Mumbai: Despite divergent views on various key issues among the ruling alliance partners, Maharashtra Chief Minister Devendra Fadnavis feels that BJP-Shiv Sena combine will continue but emphasised the need for "collective wisdom".
30 Jun 2015
Chennai: Chief Minister J Jayalalithaa took a massive lead over her nearest rival CPI's C Mahendran at the end of first round of vote count on Tuesday in the Radhakrishnan Nagar Assembly seat by-elections.
30 Jun 2015
Patna: Senior BJP leader Sushil Kumar Modi today had a closed door meeting with former chief minister Jitan Ram Manjhi over political situation in the state and to draw strategy to win all 24 seats of Legislative Council elections scheduled next week.
20 Jun 2015
Mumbai: Heavy rains pummeled Mumbai and its suburbs in which two persons were electrocuted and brought normal life to a grinding halt with several areas waterlogged and local train services cancelled leaving thousands of commuters stranded.
29 Jun 2015
Patna: Terming the National Democratic Alliance as a 'gathering of fascists', Rashtriya Janata Dal president Lalu Prasad today asserted that the public will teach it a lesson in the upcoming assembly elections.
22 Jun 2015
Patna: BJP president Amit Shah took feedback from BJP leaders and workers on preparations for the Bihar Assembly elections even as he asked party workers to go on a mass contact mode to ensure NDA victory at the hustings.
10 Jun 2015
Patna: Bihar's ruling Janata Dal-United (JD-U) has set up a 'war room' ahead of assembly elections on the advice of a former aide to Prime Minister Narendra Modi.