07 Nov 2014
Kolkata: Ringed by a circle of admirers at the crack of dawn Friday, Bollywood megastar Amitabh Bachchan shot for "Piku" at the British-era Howrah Bridge here and thanked the local police for its efficient management.
01 Nov 2014
Raipur: Four naxals who were allegedly involved in triggering IED blast during the Assembly bypoll for Antagarh seat held recently, were arrested in Chhattisgarh's Kanker district on Saturday, police said.
11 Nov 2014
Gandhinagar: Aspirants for elections to local bodies, including municipal corporations in Gujarat, will now have to prove that they have toilet facility at their homes or they will not be able to contest.
01 Nov 2014
New Delhi: BJP kicked-off campaigning for bye-elections on three Delhi Assembly seats of Tughlaqabad, Mehrauli and Krishna Nagar by organising conventions for party workers in these places.
19 Oct 2014
New Delhi: BJP won three of the six Lok Sabha and Assembly seats in the bypolls for which results were announced on Sunday with two daughters of late BJP leader Gopinath Munde among the victors and one of them won by a whopping seven lakh votes in Maharashtra.
15 Oct 2014
Phulbani (Odisha): Voting began for by-election to Odisha's communally sensitive Kandhamal Lok Sabha constituency where an estimated 11.4 lakh voters are eligible to exercise their franchise.
17 Sep 2014
Nagpur: The Railways will run premium trains between Lokmanya Tilak Terminus (LTT) and Howrah and between Secunderabad and Hazrat Nizamuddin to clear holiday rush.
03 Sep 2014
Lucknow: Wary of the possibility of attempts to communally polarise voters ahead of the state assembly by-polls in western Uttar Pradesh, the Election Commission has directed district and police officials to ensure that there are no such incidents in the runup to the polls.
26 Aug 2014
New Delhi: The Aam Aadmi Party (AAP), that is leaving no stone unturned in order to expand its support base, has recently ruled out contesting the upcoming by-elections for the Lok Sabha seat and nine assembly seats in Gujarat, stating that it is completely concentrating on Delhi.
22 Aug 2014
New Delhi: A high turnout marked the bye-elections to 18 assembly seats in four states in the first major test of strength for BJP since Lok Sabha polls and an acid test for the new alliance of RJD chief Lalu Prasad and JD(U) leader Nitish Kumar in Bihar.