30 Apr 2016
Thiruvananthapuram: The Election Commission today began scrutiny of nomination papers filed by 1,647 candidates contesting from 140 constituencies in Kerala for the May 16 Assembly polls.
10 Mar 2016
Thiruvananthapuram: Senior Congress leader and former defence minister AK Antony and JD(U) state president MP Veerendra Kumar today filed nomination papers as UDF nominees for the biennial Rajya Sabha polls from Kerala.
11 Mar 2016
New Delhi: The BJP nominated former Amritsar Mayor Shwet Malik as the party nominee for Rajya Sabha from Punjab, as the term of Avinash Rai Khanna is coming to an end.
07 Mar 2016
Agartala: Ruling CPI-M in Tripura would field Jharna Das Baidya, the sitting MP as its candidate for the lone Rajya Sabha seat from the state.
20 Apr 2016
Kanpur: Uttar Pradesh BJP chief Keshav Prasad Maurya has expressed confidence that the party will win an absolute majority by bagging more than 265 seats in the 403-member House in the 2017 assembly elections and "establish Ram Rajya" in the state.
08 Apr 2016
Kolkata: West Bengal Chief Minister and Trinamool Congress chief Mamata Banerjee today filed her nomination papers for the state assembly elections from the Bhowanipore constituency in South Kolkata district.
15 Jan 2016
New Delhi: Bahujan Samaj Party MP Jugal Kishore today joined BJP, a move the saffron party claims will help it woo crucial Dalit voters in Uttar Pradesh, which will go to the polls early next year.
16 Mar 2016
Guwahati: BJP's Chief Ministerial candidate for Assam assembly elections Sarbananda Sonowal on Wednesday filed his nomination papers from Majuli (reserve-ST) constituency in Jorhat district.
12 Nov 2015
Chennai: N Rajendran, former member of Rajya Sabha representing AIADMK and now a DMK leader in Tuticorin district was found dead with a bullet injury yesterday.
26 Feb 2016
Bhubaneswar: Odisha Chief Minister Naveen Patnaik today filed nomination paper for the election to the post of president of BJD of which he is the founder.