The PM told the gathering that his regime has instilled confidence of a better future in all 130 crore Indians, adding that it has been the first instance in last four decades when a government has been re-elected with a brute mandate.Read More »
New Delhi (India), June 27 (ANI): Tamil actor and politician Mansoor Ali Khan filed a plea in the Supreme Court on Thursday seeking its directions to the Election Commission (EC) to permit him to prove that Electronic Voting Machines (EVM) are not tamper-proof. The actor-politician had unsuccessfully
New Delhi [India], June 27 (ANI): Union Parliamentary Affairs Minister Prahlad Joshi on Thursday slammed HD Kumaraswamy and said he had "lost his mental balance" after the Karnataka Chief Minister lashed out at workers of Yermarus Thermal Power staging a protest over wages in Raichur. "
State Election Commissioner GK Rao Wednesday said 1,20,3070 votes, including 6,16,893 male, 5,86,176 female and one elector from the third gender, would be able to exercise their adult franchise rights on July 27.
A day after mounting a bitter attack on the Opposition for obstructing triple talaq bill, Prime Minister Narendra Modi Wednesday launched a scathing attack on the Congress in the Rajya Sabha, saying it insulted voters of the country by questioning veracity of EVMs and the massive victory of the BJP in
The BJP's growing footprint in Bengal has unnerved Mamata Banerjee who in any case wants to prevent a further slide of her party.
Bengaluru (Karnataka) [India], June 26 (ANI): Members of Karnataka Pradesh Mahila Congress Committee (KPMC) on Wednesday staged a protest outside Bengaluru General Post Office demanding a ban on EVMs and reintroduction of ballot papers. Pushpa Amarnath, President of the Mahila Morcha said: "We
New Delhi, June 26: Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Wednesday blasted the Congress for its attitude, highlighted the lacunae in the grand old party functioning which has left it reduced to mere 52 seats and gave a point-by-point rebuttal to almost
Bengaluru (Karnataka) [India], June 26 (ANI): Former Karnataka chief minister Siddaramaiah and Congress legislator from Badami, is likely to visit the constituency, days after people started "where is our MLA" campaign, sources said on Wednesday. According to the sources, Siddaramaiah used
The law to use EVMs was framed in Parliament when Congress was in power, Prime Minister Narendra Modi said while addressing Rajya Sabha.
Addressing the Rajya Sabha, PM Narendra Modi advocated electoral reforms and invited all factions to initiate discussions on 'one nation, one election' system.
PM Narendra Modi noted that the Congress is not ready to accept its defeat and introspect and thus it is blaming the EVMs. He also said that the Congress insulted the people by calling BJP's victory a defeat of the country.
New Delhi [India], June 26 (ANI): Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Wednesday launched a scathing attack on the Congress party in the Rajya Sabha, saying that it could not digest the victory of his party and its own loss in the Lok Sabha elections. "My friends in Congress have not been able to digest
Congress president Rahul Gandhi won the Lok Sabha election from Wayanad parliamentary constituency while UPA chairperson Sonia Gandhi won the polls from Raebareli seat.
While speaking in the Rajya Sabha, PM Narendra Modi challenged the Opposition, saying if they had the guts, they should come out and fight
The Election Commission will conduct byelections for 12 Assembly seats in Uttar Pradesh after 11 of the seats fell vacant following elections of MLAs to the Lok Sabha. One seat fell vacate due to disqualification of a sitting MLA following conviction in a criminal case.
Lucknow, June 26: With the electoral alliance between the Samajwadi Party (SP) and the Bahujan Samaj Party ending in (BSP) a divorce, the upcoming bypolls to 12 assembly seats in Uttar Pradesh are likely to witness a four-cornered contest. The Lok
Of the 20 Lok Sabha seats in Kerala, the Left front was able to win just two. This is despite the fact that the Left Front is currently in power in Kerala.
In an attempt to strengthen grass-root level politics, the bill also proposes to set minimum educational qualifications for the candidates.
In the last assembly election held in Himachal Pradesh in 2017, the BJP won 44 out of 68 seats and Congress had to settle with just 21.
Mayawati is positioning the BSP for 2022 Uttar Pradesh assembly elections to emerge as the second largest party in the state. She is also trying to convince Muslims that only her party can fight the BJP.
A bench of Justices Sanjiv Khanna and B R Gavai told the petitioner, Paresh Dhanani, Congress Legislature Party leader in the Gujarat Assembly, that he could challenge the election process by filing an election petition.
As per the IMD office in Santacruz, the city witnessed 7.2 mm of rainfall between 8.30 am and 5.30 pm Tuesday, exceeding the criteria of a minimum of 2.5 mm of rainfall set by IMD to declare monsoons, which arrived after a two-week delay this year.