06 May 2016
Perundurai (TN): Ruling AIADMK today promised a slew of freebies in its manifesto for the May 16 Assembly elections, assuring mobile phone to all ration card holders, free 100 units of power and Wi-Fi in public places if it was voted to power for another term.
05 May 2016
Kolkata: Polling officially came to an end at 6 pm today in 25 constituencies in Cooch Behar and East Midnapore districts during the sixth and final phase of the West Bengal assembly polls.
06 May 2016
Chennai: Hitting the campaign trail in Tamil Nadu, Congress president Sonia Gandhi hit out at AIADMK government for alleged "inaction" during the devastating floods last December and for supporting in Parliament the Modi regime despite its failure to help the state.
02 May 2016
New Delhi: Scions of Gandhi family Rahul Gandhi or Priyanka Gandhi may surprise you as speculation hit up that either of them can be a Chief Ministerial candidate of grand old Congress Party in Uttar Pradesh Assembly election 2016.
30 Apr 2016
Kolkata: Amid tight security and braving the sweltering heat, over 57 percent of the electorate cast their votes in the first six hours of polling for 53 constituencies in the fifth and penultimate phase of West Bengal's assembly polls today.
11 Apr 2016
Guwahati: The second and final phase of Assam Assembly elections began at 7 AM today amid tight security to decide the fate of 525 candidates in 61 of the 126 constituencies with ruling Congress, BJP-AGP-BPF alliance and AIUDF locked in a keen contest.
04 May 2016
New Delhi: The Supreme Court today accepted the plea of the Centre that two more days be given to it to respond to its suggestion about the feasibility of holding a floor test in Uttarakhand Assembly under its supervision.
21 Apr 2016
Kolkata: Amid reports of sporadic violence which killed a CPI-M activist, over 20 percent of polling was registered in the first two hours for the third phase of the West Bengal Assembly elections involving 62 constituencies in four districts today.
23 Apr 2016
Kolkata: CPI(M) today claimed that violence was "unprecedented" in West Bengal with seven of its party workers "killed" since the onset of the Assembly elections, and said it will not succumb to such "politics of terror" and will put up greater resistance.
04 Apr 2016
New Delhi: West Bengal and Assam recorded 80 per cent and 70 per cent voter turnout respectively today in the first phase of assembly elections, which the Election Commission said was "by and large peaceful", with no reports of violence-related death or injury.