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Congress MP Sushmita Dev’s petition to be heard by Supreme Court today

New Delhi: Following the announcement by the Congress Party on last Saturday that it may approach courts seeking action against Prime Minister Narendra Modi and...

EC reluctant to act against PM, says Chidambaram

Mumbai: The senior Congress leader and former finance minister P. Chidambaram, on Saturday, alleged that the Election Commission of India (EC) over its soft monitoring...

Kangana Ranaut, a BJP supporter attacks Congress

Mumbai: After casting her vote, Bollywood actress Kangana Ranaut, on Monday, accused the Indian National Congress saying that India is truly independent today; free from...

Modi-Shah has sensed defeat and is calling out to 40 MLA’s in TMC

 Modi in a recent rally quipped that 40 MLAs from TMC is in contact with him. "When the lotus will bloom all over Bengal...

Supreme Court seeks EC response to Sushmita Dev’s plea

Delhi: Hearing on the plea by Congress on the issue of Prime Minister Narendra Modi and BJP chief Amit Shah flouting the Model Code of...

Election Commission Warning To Maneka Gandhi

Uttar Pradesh Weeks after Union Minister Maneka Gandhi threatened to neglect places in Sultanpur that do not vote for her in the Lok Sabha polls,...

MHA Issues Notice to Rahul Gandhi Over His Citizenship

New Delhi: The Ministry of Home Affairs, on Tuesday, has issued a notice to Congress president Rahul Gandhi in connection with a complaint filed by BJP...

CPI(M) Rejects Bogus Voting in Kerala’s Kannur; CEO Seeks Prob

Trivandrum: Just two days after the Lok Sabha polls, politics is also getting hot in Kerala over the bogus voting issue. A video released by...

Priyanka Gandhi asks Modi, What kind of nationalism is yours?

Uttar Pradesh Congress general secretary Priyanka Gandhi Vadra on last Sunday questioned the BJP and Prime Minister Narendra Modi over the issue of nationalism while...

Kerala State BJP President in trouble for hate speech against Muslims.

Kerala Bharatiya Janata Party Kerala state president P S Sreedharan Pillai is in trouble for making a hate speech against the Muslim community at an...

Mayawati Slams Modi, Says PM Converted to OBC for Political Benefits

Lucknow: Bahujan Samaj Party (BSP) chief Mayawati on Saturday attacked Prime Minister Narendra Modi over his remarks in which he claimed he belongs to the...

EC Orders to File FIR Against Gautam Gambhir

New Delhi: The Election Commission, on Saturday, has directed the Delhi Police to file an FIR against Gautam Gambhir, Bharatiya Janta Party's (BJP) candidate from...

Congress Seeks EC to Debar Aravind Kejriwal from Campaigning

New Delhi: After concluding to fight solo at the capital, Congress starts moving against AAP. The party on Friday raised a complaint to the Delhi...

50 turmeric farmers from Telangana leave to contest against PM Modi in Varanasi

Telangana Apart from Narendra Modi’s candidature and Priyanka Gandhi’s speculated and then turned-out-to-be-wrong candidature, Varanasi constituency is again in news for a group of 50...

Election Commission Bans ‘PM Narendra Modi’ Biopic Release Before 19 May

New Delhi: The Election Commission of India, on Thursday, banned the release of the biopic 'PM Narendra Modi', saying it should not be released till...

Raid My Home If Found Guilty: Modi

Madhya Pradesh: Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Friday said that if he commits any financial wrongdoing, the income tax officials should raid his residence too...

BJP Leader Mahadev Sarkar Barred From Campaigning Due to Sexist Comments

West Bengal: The Election Commission of India on Friday banned West Bengal Bharatiya Janata Party leader Mahadev Sarkar from campaigning for the next 48 hours...

EC Lifts Suspension of Officer Who Checked PM’s Convoy in Odisha

Odisha The Election Commission (EC) on Thursday has revoked its suspension order of Mohammed Mohsin, the Indian Administrative Service (IAS) officer who was removed from...

India Needs Pradhan Mantri Not ‘Prachar Mantri’, Opposition slams Modi.

Uttar Pradesh The opposition has given Modi a new title with Samajwadi Party chief Akhilesh Yadav saying, "The nation needs a 'pradhan mantri' (prime minister)...

Rumour thickens that Priyanka Gandhi will be contesting against Modi in Varanasi

Uttar Pradesh Things have gone out of the possibilities of the term rumour when it comes to the question of Priyanka Gandhi Vadra contesting from...

Rahul Gandhi Triggered Another Controversy Calling Amit Shah ‘Murder Accused’

Jabalpur: Congress president Rahul Gandhi, on Tuesday, triggering another controversy called Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) president Amit Shah a 'murder accused' and referred his son...

BJP Leaders Get Funky Makeovers on Social Media as Jawed Habib Joins Party

New Delhi: Memes of BJP leaders with a funky hairstyle are now getting viral on social media. As Jawed Habib, a celebrity hairstylist and salon...

Bar Modi from campaigning, Says Congress

New Delhi: The Congress party on Tuesday accused Prime Minister Narendra Modi of his political speech outside Ahmedabad polling booth after casting vote. A...

Congress Fields Vijender Singh from South Delhi

New Delhi: Soon after declaring the names of the six candidates for Delhi Lok Sabha seat on Monday, Congress has fielded boxer Vijender Singh...

Political Ad Spends on Facebook Ramps Up Ahead of Third Phase of Lok Sabha...

Delhi: As the third phase of Lok Sabha elections are scheduled for Tuesday, data released by Facebook Ad Library shows that political parties and their...

Congress Announces List of Six Candidates in Delhi

New Delhi: Congress and Aam Aadmi Party (AAP), on Monday, announced the names of six candidates for Delhi Lok Sabha seats, fielding former Delhi Chief Minister...

EC Issues Notice to Sidhu for Urging Muslims to Defeat Modi

New Delhi: The Election Commission, on Saturday, issued a show-cause notice to Congress leader and Punjab Cabinet Minister Navjot Singh Sidhu for his remarks through...

Nearly 16% of Gujarat Candidates For LS Polls Facing Criminal Cases: ADR analysis

Gujarat: As per an analysis by the Association of Democratic Reforms (ADR), nearly 16% of candidates seeking approval to represent the public in Lok Sabha...

72 Gurgaon Villages Threaten to Boycott Lok Sabha Elections Over Land Acquisition

New Delhi After the Haryana State Industrial and Infrastructure Development Corporation (HSIIDC) has send notices to take back 35 lakh Rs from a compensation amount...

PM Narendra Modi defends the candidature of Pragya Thakur

Delhi: Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Thursday said that fielding of Pragya Singh Thakur as the BJP candidate from Bhopal was a symbolic answer to...

Web series on Narendra Modi banned by election commission

Delhi: The Election Commission of India has banned Eros Now's Original Series Modi: Journey Of A Common Man, a web series based on the life...

IAS officer who ordered checking of PM’s chopper suspended

Delhi:Amid many recent controversies making rounds in the media about the Election Commission of India, the EC has now suspended the IAS officer for...

Terrorism has no religion when it concerns ‘saffron fanatics’: Mehbooba Mufti

Jammu & Kashmir Responding to BJP fielding Malegaon blasts accused Pragya Singh Thakur as its candidate for the Bhopal Lok Sabha seat in Madhya Pradesh,...

Talks Are Almost Over; No Hope for Congress – AAP Alliance

New Delhi:The Congress and Aam Aadmi Party (AAP) have finally given up their alliance talks for the Lok Sabha elections. The parties are now...

Congress Accuses PM Modi on False Property Details in Poll Affidavit

New Delhi:The Congress, on Tuesday, accused Prime Minister Narendra Modi of consistently not disclosing, but omitting his ownership of plot property in Gandhinagar in...

BJP MLA threatens voters

Gujarat In the attempt of “wooing” the voters, candidate are trying every kind of persuasion in store. But Ramesh Katara, the Bharatiya Janata Party’s MLA...

Money Power to Influence Voters; EC to Cancel Poll in Tamil Nadu’s Vellore

Tamil Nadu:The Election Commission to cancel poll in Tamil Nadu's Vellore as 11.5 crore cash was allegedly seized from DMK candidate Kathir Anand's office...

EC bans Adityanath and Mayawati from campaigning

Uttar Pradesh Uttar Pradesh Chief Minister Adityanath has been barred from campaigning for the Lok Sabha elections for the next three days. The Election Commission...

Remarks on Rafale Deal; SC Issues Notice to Rahul Gandhi

New Delhi:The Supreme Court, on Monday, has issued a notice to Congress President Rahul Gandhi in connection with his remarks against PM Narendra Modi...

SC to examine EC’s powers on violation of Code of Conduct

Delhi:A three-judge bench of the Supreme Court had made a decision to examine the scope of the powers of the Election Commission of India...

BJP copies tunes of Pakisthani Patriotic Song

New Delhi:BJP MLA Thakur Raja Singh's video of him singing "Hindustan Zindabad" song is now viral on social media along with a Pakistani patriotic...

First Phase Voter Turnout, West Bengal Leads

Delhi:In the first phase of 2019 Lok Sabha elections held in 91 constituencies in 20 states, Bihar recorded the least voter turnout amongst the...

Rahul Dravid Can’t Cast Vote This Time

Banglore:Former Indian cricket team captain Rahul Dravid can't cast his vote the general elections as his name was deleted from the voters’ list and...

Congress Complaints EC Against PM Modi and Amit Shah

New Delhi:The Congress, on Friday, complained the Election Commission against Prime Minister Narendra Modi and BJP President Amit Shah for allegedly dragging the armed...

BJP and TMC competes over Ram Navami celebrations during campaigning.

West Bengal The prominent parties in West Bengal, The Bharatiya Janata Party and the Trinamool Congress both competed each other on showing off their enthusiasm...

Kejriwal and Mehbooba Mufti slams Amit Shah for ‘Infiltrator Comments’; Goa Congress files...

General Following Amit Shah’s most recent controversial comment during a rally in Darjeeling in West Bengal on April 11, that if BJP comes to power...

Controversial Speech; Show-Cause Notice Issued to Menaka Gandhi

Uttar Pradesh:Union Minister for Women and Child Development Menaka Gandhi's controversial speech gets backlash. A show-cause notice is issued by the District Election Officer to...

Priyanka Gandhi Vadra likely to contest from Varanasi

Uttar Pradesh Priyanka Gandhi Vadra’s entry into active politics was undoubtedly a major news during the 17th Lok Sabha election campaign. If the rumor of...

BJP’s Srinagar candidate issued show-cause notice for violation of election code

Jammu & Kashmir: Bharatiya Janata Party’s candidate from Srinagar seat has been given show-cause notice by election authorities in the state, for violating the election...

Modi A Better PM for Pakistan, Says Aravind Kejriwal

Goa: Delhi Chief Minister and Aam Aadmi Party (AAP) leader Arvind Kejriwal on Saturday said Pakistan cannot get a better Indian PM than Narendra Modi...

Laser Light Pointed at Head; Congress Claims Threat to Rahul Gandhi

New Delhi: Congress, on Thursday, alleged security fault as a green laser light pointed at its president Rahul Gandhi during his roadshow in Amethi. Congress...

Kerala Janapaksham of P.C. George Joined NDA

Trivandrum:Poonjar MLA and the Kerala Janapaksham party leader P.C. George has joined NDA. It was officially announced in a press meet on Wednesday evening...

Statement on Rafale Deal Verdict; BJP Accuses Rahul of Contempt of Court

New Delhi:After getting backlash in the Rafale deal from the Supreme Court, BJP is attacking Congress president Rahul Gandhi over a comment he made...

Rahul Gandhi urges the voters to “vote wisely”, takes jibe at BJP’s Acche Din”.

Delhi:On the day of the first phase of Lok Sabha voting starts, Congress president Rahul Gandhi appealed to the voters to ‘vote wisely’ for...

EVM Malfunctions reported from many polling booths in Jammu.

Jammu & Kashmir The Jammu & Kashmir National Conference (JKNC) and Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) on the first day of elections, complained that the uniformed...

EC bans NaMo TV

Right after the ban on the releasing of ‘PM Narendra Modi’ movie before Lok Sabha elections, the Election Commission of India has ordered to...

EC in Credibility Crisis; 66 Former Civil Servants’ Letter to President

New Delhi: While Lok Sabha elections are around the corner, the credibility of Election Commission of India is being questioned. A group of 66 former...

“Let’s go open book, so you can prepare,” Rahul Gandhi challenges Modi

Delhi:Congress president Rahul Gandhi has thrown another debate challenge to Prime Minister Narendra Modi in the current Lok Sabha election season. He tweeted a...

Rahul Gandhi to File Nomination on Wednesday; Smriti Irani on Thursday

Amethi (UP): Beginning the most awaited fight in the upcoming Lok Sabha election, Congress president Rahul Gandhi will file his nomination for the Amethi LS...

Pakistan loves BJP to come back

Islamabad:Pak Prime Minister Imran Khan, on Wednesday, said he believes there would be better chances of peace talks between India and Pakistan if PM...

Opinion polls predicts thin majority for NDA

Delhi:Various opinion polls released ahead of the Lok Sabha elections that start on Thursday predicted a second chance for the ruling NDA alliance but...

Modi government corrupt, Congress releases video

Delhi:Calling the demonetization the biggest scam that India has witnessed, the Indian National Congress senior leader and former Union Minister Kapil Sibal on Tuesday...

Mamata Banerjee lashes out on Modi, accuses him of riot

West Bengal: West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee Monday lashed out on Prime Minister Narendra Modi, saying that he should be thrown out of power...

Amit Shah’s rallies cancelled as people didn’t turn up, claims NCP

Maharashtra The Nationalist Congress Party (NCP) on Monday claimed that Bharatiya Janata Party chief Amit Shah cancelled his election rallies in Gadchiroli and Chandrapur districts...

Tashigang Village: The World’s Highest Polling Station.

Spiti:The elections to the Indian parliament, in every five years, is considered as worlds largest democratic process. the interesting part here is that the...

BJP manifesto 2019 pledges to scrap Article 370

New Delhi: What is likely to escalate the mounting tension between Kashmir and the ruling party BJP, the national party in its Lok Sabha election...

Stakeholders in tourism accuse government of inability

Panaji: Stakeholders in the tourism sector in Goa has come up with open disagreement with the state and central government over their inability to deal...

PM Modi Biopic Stopped By Election Commission Till End Of Elections

Delhi: The Election Commission has given orders to stall the release of Modi biopic until the Lok Sabha elections are done with. The movie titled...

179 Farmers to Contest from Nizamabad

Nizamabad: Expressing dissent towards the ruling government,  179 farmers have given a nomination to contest from Nizamad constituency polls. For them, it is a mark...

Congress- Aam Aadmi party alliance still in uncertainty.

New Delhi Hopes for the Congress- Aam Aadmi Party alliance is still in uncertainty as the Congress announced on Sunday that it was not in...

Rs.10 crore spent on Facebook for political ads, BJP leads

New Delhi: As suggested by Facebook’s Ad library report, there were a total of 51,810 political ads amounting to Rs.10crore between February and March 30...

No alliance with any party in Haryana and Punjab: Congress

New Delhi: Congress on Sunday clarified that the party hasn’t held any meetings or discussions with the Aam Aadmi Party (AAP) or any other parties...

Public outrage over civilian traffic ban on J&K highway

Srinagar: The blanket ban on the civilian movement along the Srinagar-Jammu National Highway stretch twice a week starting from today have left hundreds of civilians...

Complaint against Goa CM for violating model code of conduct

Panaji:A complaint has been filed against the Chief Minister of Goa Pramod Sawant for allegedly violating the election Model Code of Conduct by holding...

Mayawati slams BJP, at the first Mahagadbandan joint rally

Sharanpur: BJP will lose because of their hate politics, said BSP Supremo Mayawati while addressing the first ever joint rally of Mahagadbandhan. The joint rally of ...

Congress launches campaign slogan ‘Ab hoga nyay’

New Delhi: Congress launched its campaign slogan along with a song, just five days before the first phase of Lok Sabha polls. The official campaign...

Why is this Situation of Indecision? , Sumitra Mahajan asks BJP

Indore: Allowing speculations to continue over BJP's Indore candidate, Lok Sabha Speaker Sumitra Mahajan on Friday announced that she will not contest the upcoming general...

BJP is a one man show, Shathrukhnan Sinha joins Congress

Bihar: Rebel BJP leader and actor Shatrughan Sinha joined Congress. He officially became the part of Congress today in the presence of senior Congress General...

Election Commission Removes Kolkata Police Chief

Kolkata: The Election Commission of India (EC), on Friday, removed Kolkata police commissioner Anuj Sharma and replaced him with Dr Rajesh Kumar. It has also...

Amit Shah is Day-dreaming, says Mehbooba Mufti

New Delhi: BJP chief Amit Shah and former Chief Minister of Jammu and Kashmir and PDP chief Mehbooba Mufti started a war of words after...