26 Sep 2014
Kolkata: The Calcutta High Court on Thursday directed that work on the East-West Metro Railway connecting Salt Lake to Howrah Maidan across the Ganga be expedited by the contractors and asked it to commence construction as soon as possible.
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.
13 Sep 2014
Guwahati: Altogether 47 percent polling was recorded till 1 PM in the bye-election to three Assam Assembly constituencies of Silchar, Lakhipur and Jamunamukh on Saturday to decide the fate of 25 contestants, Election Office here said.
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.
08 Sep 2014
Chennai: Criticism against the State Election Commission over the September 18 bypolls to local bodies mounted on Monday with the CPI (M) staging a protest here demanding fresh date for nominations and adequate time for campaigning.
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.
03 Sep 2014
New Delhi: Justifying its decision to appoint Yogi Adityanath as the face of its campaign for the Uttar Pradesh bypolls, BJP said the MP was chosen after much deliberation within the party.
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.
22 Aug 2014
Ahmedabad: No nomination has been filed yet for the bypolls to the Vadodara Lok Sabha seat and nine Assembly segments in Gujarat, where voting is slated for next month.
16 Aug 2014
Jaipur: Election Commission on Saturday announced by-elections to four Assembly seats in Rajasthan which fell vacant after the sitting MLAs were elected to Lok Sabha.