22 Jul 2014
Junagadh: In a setback to Congress, ruling BJP in Gujarat here on Tuesday snatched the Junagadh Municipal Corporation (JMC) from the Opposition party in the civic body election by winning 41 out of 60 seats.
14 Jul 2014
New Delhi: The Election Commission has held former Maharashtra chief minister Ashok Chavan guilty of failing to give his correct poll expenses in the 2009 assembly elections and slapped a show cause notice on him, a decision that could pave the way for his disqualification as MP and bar him from contesting polls for three years.
15 Jul 2014
New Delhi: The paid news issue was raised in the Lok Sabha on Tuesday by a BJP member who sought immediate disqualification of any member convicted of such malpractices, days after the Election Commission slapped a notice on former Maharashtra chief minister Ashok Chavan.
14 Jul 2014
Bhopal: Senior Congress leader Ghufran-e-Azam has suggested that elections should be held for all posts in the party organisation, from president to various levels in the districts.
16 Jul 2014
Colombo: Tamil National Alliance (TNA), the main Tamil political party, has agreed to renounce its support to separation of Sri Lanka and accept an undivided country.
22 May 2014
New Delhi: The Election Commission (EC) is likely to frame charges against former Maharashtra Chief Minister Ashok Chavan on Friday in connection with the alleged 'paid news' and furnishing of "incorrection" election accounts case against him.
05 May 2014
New Delhi: The Supreme Court on Monday said that the Election Commission was empowered to inquire into the allegation of paid news if the expenses for the same are not being reflected in the election return filed by the candidate.
05 Jun 2013
CPI(M) on Tuesday alleged that more than 20 of its supporters were injured in an attack by Trinamool Congress members at Udayanarayanpur in Howrah district.
15 Jul 2014
Agartala: Elections for the three-tier panchayat system in Tripura are underway amid tight security, the State Election Commission said on Tuesday.
20 Jun 2014
New Delhi: The Central government has indicated it may allow private FM radio to broadcast news with channels having an option of picking content from ‘three-four’ sources and not just the All India Radio bulletins as proposed earlier.