19 Oct 2014
Chandigarh: Stamping its authority in Haryana politics, the BJP on Sunday stormed to power in the state, getting a majority on its own for the first time, dislodging Congress and equally decimating Indian National Lok Dal.
19 Oct 2014
Mumbai: Falling short of a majority, BJP is emerging as the largest party in Maharashtra assembly and Shiv Sena is finishing second, triggering conciliatory noises from the two former allies over government formation but each appeared to be waiting for the other to blink first.
29 Oct 2014
Wellington: New Zealand will hold a binding referendum in 2016 on whether to change the national flag, Prime Minister John Key said on Wednesday.
16 Sep 2014
Vijayawada: Giving the ruling party a boost, Telugu Desam Party's Tangirala Sowmya won the Nandigama Assembly bypoll in Andhra Pradesh by 74,827 votes.
25 Oct 2014
New Delhi: Assembly polls in Jammu and Kashmir and Jharkhand will be held in five phases between November 25 and December 20 and counting of votes will take place on December 23, the Election Commission announced on Saturday.
27 Oct 2014
Mumbai: The new BJP government in Maharashtra will be sworn in on October 31, party sources said on Monday.
24 Oct 2014
Hong Kong: Pro-democracy protesters in Hong Kong say they will hold a straw poll on government proposals they had rejected earlier in the week as the campaign in the Chinese-controlled city entered the fifth week on Friday. With crowds likely to swell at the weekend, student leaders late on Thursday announced a plan for an electronic poll of protesters on reform proposals tabled by senior city government officials in talks on Tuesday that failed to break the deadlock.
18 Oct 2014
New Delhi: Counting of votes for the Assembly elections in Maharashtra and Haryana began on Sunday morning, these elections are seen as the first major test of Prime Minister Narendra Modi's popularity after the Lok Sabha polls.
15 May 2014
Nagpur: The Returning Officers of Nagpur and Ramtek Lok Sabha constituencies reviewed preparations for counting of votes to be held on Friday at Kalamna Agriculture Market for the just-concluded general elections.
15 May 2014
Lucknow: A state of high security alert was sounded in Uttar Pradesh ahead of counting of votes for 80 Lok Sabha seats on Friday, an official said.