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EC proposes making paid news an electoral offence

EC proposes making paid news an electoral offence

21 Oct 2014

New Delhi: The Election Commission has proposed making paid news an electoral offence to provide a strong deterrent in a bid to stamp out the menace.

EC,   paid news,   electoral offence,   Election Commission,   ,  
BJP chief appoints new pointsmen for states, Om Mathur entrusted UP

BJP chief appoints new pointsmen for states, Om Mathur entrusted UP

21 Oct 2014

New Delhi: Effecting a reshuffle of work responsibilities, BJP chief Amit Shah on Tuesday appointed general secretary Om Mathur as incharge of the key state of Uttar Pradesh which goes to fresh assembly poll in 2017.

BJP reshuffle,   BJP chief,   Amit Shah,   Om Mathur,   Uttar Pradesh BJP,   UP assembly election,   BJP state incharge,  
Winter session of Parliament likely from 24th November

Winter session of Parliament likely from 24th November

19 Oct 2014

New Delhi: The Winter session of Parliament is likely to start from November 24 and is expected to be a month-long affair.

Winter session,   Parliament session,   Modi government,   Lok Sabha sessin,   Rajya Sabha session ,  
Malaysia PM calls Modi, sets meeting during Myanmar summit

Malaysia PM calls Modi, sets meeting during Myanmar summit

21 Oct 2014

New Delhi: Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Tuesday held a telephonic talk with his Malaysian counterpart Mohd Najib bin Tun Abdul Razak, during which he greeted him on Malaysia's election to UN Security Council as a non-permanent member and expressed sympathy over the MH-17 and MH-370 air tragedies.

New Delhi,   Prime Minister,   Narendra Modi,   telephonic talk,   Malaysian PM,   Mohd Najib bin Tun Abdul Razak,   Malaysia's election,   UN Security Council,   MH-17,   MH-370 air tragedies,  
BJP forms committee to probe role of admin in Kandhamal by-polls

BJP forms committee to probe role of admin in Kandhamal by-polls

21 Oct 2014

Bhubaneswar: Alleging misuse of government machinery and money by ruling BJD in Odisha to win Kandhamal Lok Sabha by-poll, BJP has constituted a 6-member committee to inquire into the role of state administration, Asha and Anganawadi workers in it.

Kandhamal Lok Sabha by-poll,   By-poll,   BJD,   BJP,   Odhisha,   ,  
Congress ambivalent on alliance option

Congress ambivalent on alliance option

21 Oct 2014

New Delhi: Despite the slide in its electoral fortunes beginning with the Lok Sabha polls, Congress sought to remain ambivalent on the question of "going it alone" even as party leaders spoke of the silver lining in the results of the just-concluded Assembly elections.

Electoral fortunes,   Lok Sabha polls,   Congress,   Assembly elections,   Congress alliance,   UPA,  
Congress wins by-<strong>election</strong> in Manipur

Congress wins by-election in Manipur

20 Oct 2014

Imphal: Congress candidate Elangbam Dwijamani was on Monday declared elected from Hiyanglam Assembly constituency in Thoubal district of Manipur for which by-poll was held on October 17, state poll officials said.

Congress,   BJP,   By-elections,   Hiyanglam Assembly constituency,   Trinamool Congress,   Manipur by-poll,   ,  
Odisha: BJD wins Kandhamal by-poll trouncing BJP

Odisha: BJD wins Kandhamal by-poll trouncing BJP

19 Oct 2014

Bhubaneswar: BJD candidate Pratyusha Rajeswari Singh, widow of former MP Hemendra Chandra Singh, on Sunday won the by-election for Kandhamal Lok Sabha seat in Odisha trouncing BJP's Rudramadhab Ray by a whopping 2,98,868 votes.

Bhubaneswar,   BJD,   Pratyusha Rajeswari Singh,   Hemendra Chandra Singh,   by-election,   Kandhamal Lok Sabha seat,   Odisha ,  
Munde's daughters retain family turf in Beed

Munde's daughters retain family turf in Beed

19 Oct 2014

Mumbai: Daughters of the late BJP leader Gopinath Munde, Pankaja and Pritam, won Parli Assembly and Beed Lok Sabha seats respectively, retaining their father's political legacy.

BJP,   Gopinath Munde,   Pankaja Munde,   Pritam Munde,   Parli Assembly,   Beed Lok Sabha,   Maharashtra election,   Assembly elections,  
 BJP vote share doubles from 2009

BJP vote share doubles from 2009

20 Oct 2014

Mumbai: The vote share of BJP in Maharashtra Assembly elections doubled compared to that in 2009 to help catapult its tally from 46 to 122 seats in a five-cornered contest and it was also marginally higher than it got in the May Lok Sabha polls.

tags: BJP,   Maharashtra Assembly polls,   Narendra Modi,   Modi wave,   Lok Sabha polls,   Election Commission,   NCP,   MNS,   Shiv Sena,   Congress,   Prithviraj chavan ,  

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