12 Jun 2016
New Delhi: Congress will approach the Election Commission tomorrow to protest against the "misuse of government machinery" in the Rajya Sabha elections for two seats in Haryana yesterday which led to independent candidate R K Anand, backed by the party, losing the poll.
17 May 2016
Lucknow: Over six years after it expelled Amar Singh, the Samajwadi Party today "unanimously" declared him as its candidate for the Rajya Sabha polls, setting the stage for his possible return to the party.
12 Jun 2016
Chandigarh: Former Haryana Chief Minister Bhupinder Singh Hooda today demanded a thorough inquiry by the Election Commission, including a forensic examination of the pens with which the votes were cast, a day after votes of 14 legislators were cancelled leading to victory of a BJP-backed Independent candidate.
06 Jun 2016
New Delhi: Congress today approached the Election Commission pleading against countermanding the election to four Rajya Sabha seats from Karnataka in the backdrop of "sting operations" purportedly showing MLAs negotiating a money deal in exchange for their votes.
27 Jun 2016
New Delhi: Addressing the Jagran Forum event, Uttar Pradesh Chief Minister Akhliesh Yadav today announced that the UP Assembly elections will be held in the month of December.
25 Jun 2016
Anantnag: Jammu and Kashmir Chief Minister Mehbooba Mufti today won the Anantnag by-election by over 11,000 votes.
12 Jun 2016
Ranchi: Union Minister Mukhtar Abbas Naqvi and Mahesh Poddar bagged the two Rajya Sabha seats for BJP from Jharkhand, election to which was held yesterday.
04 Jun 2016
Bengaluru/New Delhi: A political slugfest broke out in Karnataka today over TV "sting operations" that purportedly showed MLAs negotiating a money deal in exchange for their votes in elections to four Rajya Sabha seats from the state even as the Election Commission sought a report.
11 Jun 2016
New Delhi: A down-to-the-wire contest is likely for some of the seats in the high-stake Rajya Sabha elections in seven states today, especially in Uttar Pradesh, Karnataka, and Haryana, where the fate of candidates including senior Congress leader Kapil Sibal and senior lawyer R K Anand will be decided.
03 Jun 2016
Bengaluru: A political slugfest erupted in Karnataka today over a "sting operation" that purportedly showed MLAs negotiating money deal in exchange for their votes in the biennial elections to four Rajya Sabha seats from the state.