07 Mar 2014
Simferopol: Crimea's Parliament voted on Thursday to join Russia, and its Moscow-backed government set a referendum in 10 days, in a dramatic escalation of the crisis over the Ukrainian region that drew a sharp riposte from US President Barack Obama.
06 Mar 2014
Frankfurt: Adidas, the German maker of sportswear and equipment, today said it is counting on the World Cup football championships in Brazil to boost sales and earnings this year.
06 Mar 2014
Washington: US House of Representatives will vote on Thursday on authorizing an aid package for Ukraine, but legislating economic sanctions into reality against an over-aggressive Russia is far from settled.
05 Mar 2014
New Delhi: Bharatiya Janata Party’s prime ministerial candidate Narendra Modi on Wednesday said the Lok Sabha general election 2014 was a ‘historic opportunity’ to lay the foundation for a ‘developed India’.
05 Mar 2014
New Delhi: As the nation gears up to celebrate the biggest festival of democracy, the Election Commission on Wednesday urged people to ‘exercise their right to vote’ in the Lok Sabha polls in an ‘informed and ethical manner’.
04 Mar 2014
New Delhi: The Lok Sabha polls will start on April 7, the Election Commission announced on Wednesday, kicking off a race that will pit Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) leader Narendra Modi against the Nehru-Gandhi family's ruling Congress party.
28 Feb 2014
Bhubaneswar: The BCCI Working Committee on Friday devised a strategy by which they can at least hold a substantial part of the seventh edition of IPL in India, as per the wishes of the franchises, if the counting of votes for the general elections end by May 15.
03 Mar 2014
Lucknow: Uttar Pradesh Urban Development and Minority Affairs Minister Azam Khan on Monday said some Muslims in Gujarat vote for the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) out of fear.
07 Dec 2013
Raipur: All security arrangements have been made for smooth conduct of counting of votes on Sunday in Chhattisgarh, which went to polls last month.
08 Dec 2013
New Delhi: The Delhi Election Commission has made elaborate security arrangements for counting of votes, which are taking place on Sunday, with 2000 Central Paramilitary Force and Delhi Police Personnel keeping a tight vigil at 14 counting centres across the city.