01 Feb 2015
New Delhi: In its bid to check corruption in the poll process, the NDA government is contemplating to amend the law to make bribery - both cash and kind - during elections a cognisable offence, empowering police to arrest the violators without a warrant and jail up to two years.
31 Jan 2015
New Delhi: Making a bid to woo all sections to return to power, the Aam Aadmi Party (AAP) on Saturday made a host of promises in its manifesto like 24X7 "affordable" power supply, free Wi-Fi across the city, installation of at least 10 lakh CCTV cameras for women security, making water a legal right and slashing VAT significantly.
15 Oct 2014
New Delhi: BJP was on Wednesday projected in exit polls to emerge as the largest party in both Maharashtra and Haryana Assembly elections stopping short of majority.
30 Jan 2015
Lucknow: With an eye on Uttar Pradesh Assembly elections in 2017, BJP is out to woo the Dalit vote bank of Bahujan Samaj Party (BSP) which is struggling hard to keep its flock intact.
27 Jan 2015
Mumbai: Market regulator SEBI on Tuesday allowed Gauhati Stock Exchange (GSE) to exit stock bourse business. The Securities and Exchange Board of India (SEBI) said GSE has substantially complied with the conditions for its exit as per the regulator's framework and therefore "is a fit case to allow exit."
29 Jan 2015
New Delhi: Relegated to the third position in Delhi, Congress on Wednesday pressed into service an array of its heavywieghts, who include current and former Chief Ministers and union ministers, to oversee its campaign in Assembly polls.
28 Jan 2015
New Delhi: The BJP might get a majority in the upcoming Delhi assembly elections by winning 37 seats in the 70-member house, an opinion poll suggested on Wednesday.
30 Jan 2015
New Delhi: With the Delhi Assembly polls drawing closer, three main political parties in the fray - Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP), Congress and Aam Aadmi Party (AAP) - stepped up their campaigning.
09 Jan 2015
Hajipur/Patna: Amid reports of unease in his relationship with senior JD(U) leader Nitish Kumar, Chief Minister Jitan Ram Manjhi on Friday described Kumar as 'Chanakya' of state politics and dismissed reports of differences between them.
27 Jan 2015
New Delhi: Seeking to check allurement of voters through alcohol, Election Commission on Tuesday asked the state government to declare 48 hours preceding elections and the polling day as 'dry days' in Delhi where assembly elections are scheduled to be held on 7th February.