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Arvind Kejriwal Hosts K Chandrashekar Rao In New Delhi Ahead Of 2024 Lok Sabha Polls

Arvind Kejriwal Hosts K Chandrashekar Rao In New Delhi Ahead Of 2024 Lok Sabha Polls

With eyes set on national stage ahead of 2024 Lok Sabha elections, Delhi Chief Minister and AAP convener Arvind Kejriwal held meeting with Telangana CM K Chandrashekar Rao in New Delhi.

22 May 2022
Bimal Gurung Urges Mamata Banerjee To Hold GTA Polls

Bimal Gurung Urges Mamata Banerjee To Hold GTA Polls

In a letter to Banerjee, Gurung requested her "to put the GTA election in abeyance till the Memorandum of Proposal (MoP) submitted by the party to government...

14 May 2022

'Better To Drop An Atom Bomb On Pakistan Than To Have Criminals In Power': Imran Khan

Former Pakistan PM Imran Khan, who was voted out of power last month through a no-confidence motion, urged people to prepare for the ‘historic march’ to...

Rajya Sabha Polls To Fill 57 Seats From 15 States On June 10: Election Commission

Rajya Sabha Polls To Fill 57 Seats From 15 States On June 10: Election Commission

The notification for the polls will be issued on May 24 and voting will be held on June 10.

12 May 2022

Rahul Gandhi Warns Congress Workers In Telangana, Urges Them To Stay United

Congress leader Rahul Gandhi said the party will give tickets to only those candidates who work in the field and will be finalised after taking views from the...

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03 May 2022
US Court Likely To Overturn Abortion Rights, Reveals Leaked Report

US Court Likely To Overturn Abortion Rights, Reveals Leaked Report

A decision to overrule Roe would lead to abortion bans in roughly half the states and could have huge ramifications for this year’s elections.


25 April 2022
After Poll Debacle Congress  To Rein In Poll Strategist Prashant Kishor

After Poll Debacle Congress To Rein In Poll Strategist Prashant Kishor

The Congress has announced an empowered group formation, which will be constituted to address the political challenges ahead and prepare the strategy for the...


25 April 2022
After String Of Poll Debacles Sonia Gandhi To Form ‘Empowered Action Group’ For 2024 Lok Sabha Elections

After String Of Poll Debacles Sonia Gandhi To Form ‘Empowered Action Group’ For 2024 Lok Sabha Elections

Congress President Sonia Gandhi has decided to convene a 'Chintan Shivir', a three-day brainstorming session from May 13-15 in Udaipur, where party leaders...


20 April 2022
Newly-Elected Congress MLA From Kolhapur North Calls On Maharashtra CM

Newly-Elected Congress MLA From Kolhapur North Calls On Maharashtra CM

Jadhav was supported by the NCP and Shiv Sena in the by-election, which saw a straight fight between the Congress and BJP after the Sena gave up its claim over...


13 April 2022
Over 53 Per Cent Turnout In West Bengal By-Polls

Over 53 Per Cent Turnout In West Bengal By-Polls

As the voting was held till 6.30 pm, the chief electoral officer's (CEO) office released revised figures on Wednesday.


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04 April 2022
Bihar Legislative Council Polls Underway

Bihar Legislative Council Polls Underway

Polling is underway for two dozen seats of Bihar legislative council where the biennial elections are taking place nearly a year behind schedule.


03 April 2022
AAP Terms Rising Fuel Prices Akin To ‘Loot’, Says BJP Govt Increasing Prices Post Elections Is Unfortunate

AAP Terms Rising Fuel Prices Akin To ‘Loot’, Says BJP Govt Increasing Prices Post Elections Is Unfortunate

AAP(Aam Aadmi Party) said it is ‘very unfortunate’ that instead of providing relief to the public in such times, the central government is increasing the...


03 April 2022
‘Losing Elections Will Not Be End Of Congress’, Says Ashok Gehlot

‘Losing Elections Will Not Be End Of Congress’, Says Ashok Gehlot

Rajasthan Chief Minister and veteran Congress leader said ‘there is talk of making a Congress-free India but it will not happen, even for the next 100...


01 April 2022
Congress Extends Membership Drive Till April 15

Congress Extends Membership Drive Till April 15

Congress membership drive was to end on March 31, according to the schedule for the party's internal elections.


26 March 2022
With Eye On 2024 Parliament Elections, Yogi Adityanath Inducts Youth And Experience In UP Govt

With Eye On 2024 Parliament Elections, Yogi Adityanath Inducts Youth And Experience In UP Govt

Uttar Pradesh: Among the 52 new ministers in the Yogi Adityanath government, 36 ministers are aged between 40 and 60 while two are below 40 and 12 above 60...


20 March 2022
Sanjay Raut Says BJP Promoting ‘The Kashmir Files’ For Gujarat And Rajasthan Elections

Sanjay Raut Says BJP Promoting ‘The Kashmir Files’ For Gujarat And Rajasthan Elections

Shiv Sena MP Sanjay Raut said it was the BJP had promised return of displaced Kashmiri Pandits to Kashmir, but it has not happened despite the abrogation of...


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15 March 2022
6,411 Candidates In Fray For Odisha Urban Polls

6,411 Candidates In Fray For Odisha Urban Polls

The polling for 109 civic bodies, including three municipal corporations, is scheduled to be held on March 24.


25 March 2022
Punjab’s New Media: A Story Of Avoiding The Mundane

Punjab’s New Media: A Story Of Avoiding The Mundane

Much of the Punjab assembly polls were fought on new media outlets. It was another matter that these proliferating outlets rarely added value to the discourse...


11 March 2022
Nearly 8 Lakh Voters In Five States Went For NOTA Option

Nearly 8 Lakh Voters In Five States Went For NOTA Option

The 'NOTA' option on electronic voting machines, introduced in 2013, has its own symbol -- a ballot paper with a black cross across it.


11 March 2022
Poll Results Not As Expected, But We Accept People's Mandate: Chhattisgarh CM

Poll Results Not As Expected, But We Accept People's Mandate: Chhattisgarh CM

Congress had appointed Baghel as senior observer for Uttar Pradesh polls and star campaigner for Uttarakhand elections.


25 March 2022
The Invisible Newsmakers: Heard And Seen But Never Recognised

The Invisible Newsmakers: Heard And Seen But Never Recognised

Local journalists, whose ground reports from the boondocks often get ‘picked up’ by mainstream media, lament lack of recognition and remuneration,...


11 March 2022
How Representation Of Elections Has Changed In Cinema Over The Years

How Representation Of Elections Has Changed In Cinema Over The Years

The process of elections has been shown beautifully onscreen over the years in cinema. Here are some films that show the representation of the elections...


09 March 2022
Assembly Polls: Punjab Gears Up For Counting Of Votes

Assembly Polls: Punjab Gears Up For Counting Of Votes

The state recorded voter turnout of 71.95 per cent. It was the lowest percentage as compared to the voting percentage observed in three previous assembly...


09 March 2022
Poll Violence Drastically Down In 2022 Compared To 2017 In UP: Police

Poll Violence Drastically Down In 2022 Compared To 2017 In UP: Police

The state witnessed only 33 cases of violence during the seven-phase state assembly elections compared to 97 in 2017, the police said in a statement amid the...


09 March 2022
Poll Dance: Kabir Chaura Math

Poll Dance: Kabir Chaura Math

In the narrow bylanes of Banaras, where the Bhakti poet Kabir was born, has scores of Padma Bhushans and Vibhushans in its vicinity for music, dance and the...


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