27 Nov 2015
Bhubaneswar: BJD president and Chief Minister Naveen Patnaik today named Narendra Kumar Swain as the party candidate for the Rajya Sabha by-polls scheduled to be held on December 14.
26 Nov 2015
New Delhi: Khekiho Zhimomi, a Rajya Sabha Member of Nagaland People's Front, died at AIIMS this morning following a stroke. The 69-year-old leader was admitted to the hospital here three days ago. He was shifted to ICU last evening and was declared dead at 6.20 AM today.
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.
21 Nov 2015
Bhopal: Voting for Ratlam Lok Sabha and Dewas Assembly seat by-poll began on a peaceful note today with 13 percent voters exercising their right till 9 am. No untoward incident was reported from anywhere in the two constituencies and polling was underway smoothly, an election official said.
28 Nov 2015
Shimla: Employees of the Himachal Pradesh State Electricity Board will stage a state-wide protest next month against the Electricity (Amendment) Bill of 2014 proposed to be tabled in the Lok Sabha in the winter session, the representatives said today.
24 Nov 2015
Bhopal: In a major setback to the BJP close on the heels of its drubbing in Bihar, its candidate Nirmala Bhuria was today trounced by Kantilal Bhuria of Congress in the by-polls in Ratlam-Jhabua (ST) Lok Sabha seat in Madhya Pradesh, which the saffron party won in 2014.
21 Nov 2015
Warangal: About 40 percent polling was reported till noon in the by-election to Warangal (SC) Lok Sabha constituency in Telangana today.
23 Nov 2015
Warangal (Telangana): Counting of votes for the just held by-election to the Warangal (SC) Lok Sabha seat would be taken up today. "The exercise would be undertaken in seven halls in the Enumamula market yard here," District Collector V Karuna said.
24 Nov 2015
New Delhi: Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal today said he senses a Delhi-like opportunity for AAP in Punjab where assembly polls are due in 2017 while seeming to suggest that his party's focus was not on the next Lok Sabha elections even as his tenure as party chief was extended.
01 Aug 2015
Mumbai: Samajwadi Party leader Mohammed Farooq Ghosi, who sparked a controversy by demanding a Rajya Sabha seat for Mumbai blasts convict Yakub Memon's wife, was today suspended from the party.