BJP candidate leading in Thiruvananthapuram

May 16
8:38 AM

BJP candidate O Rajagopal is leading by 10 votes in the high profile Thiruvananthapuram constituency.

May 16
8:32 AM
DMK LS candidate`s wife dies of heart attack on counting day

DMK candidate in Ramanathapuram Lok Sabha constituency Mohammed Jaleel was bereaved hours ahead of counting of votes on Friday.

May 15
5:34 PM
Both Cong, BJP bet on big wins in Karnataka

The ruling Congress in Karnataka is looking for a big win from a sharply bipolar race in the state in an outcome that could also have a bearing on Chief Minister Siddaramaiah`s standing within the party.

May 15
3:43 PM
Election Commission readies for vote count in Karnataka

Amid tight security, about 13,000 polling officials in Karnataka will on Friday count the votes polled for the state`s 28 Lok Sabha seats.

May 15
2:09 PM
TRS for Congress-led UPA govt at the Centre

Notwithstanding exit polls giving a clear mandate to BJP-led NDA, TRS Thursday said the party still prefers to support a Congress-led UPA government at the Centre.

May 15
1:50 PM
Poll outcome in Kerala to be crucial for Chandy

With less than 24 hours to go for counting, the results of the 20 Lok Sabha seat in Kerala will have its impact on the internal dynamics of the ruling Congress-led UDF and opposition LDF though two more years are left for the state Assembly Elections.

May 15
12:27 PM
Jayalalithaa expels Malaisamy for indicating post-poll alliance with Modi

A day after he indicated that the AIADMK may support the NDA after poll results are announced, senior leader K Malaisamy was on Thursday expelled by party chief J Jayalalithaa for “bringing disrepute to the party”.

May 15
10:43 AM
Jayalalithaa refuses to comment on post-poll alliance

Tamil Nadu Chief Minister and AIADMK chief J Jayalalithaa has refused to comment on the post-poll alliance, saying that she was eagerly waiting for the result.

May 15
9:38 AM
Lok Sabha polls: AIADMK upbeat ahead of counting in Tamil Nadu

The poll prospects of 845 contestants, including 2G scam accused A Raja and Dayanidhi Maran, Congress` Manishankar Aiyar and Finance Minister P Chidambaram`s son Karti, will be known on Friday when votes polled for 39 Lok Sabha seats in Tamil Nadu are taken up for counting.

May 14
8:42 PM
NDA govt may review some decisions of UPA: Venkaiah Naidu

BJP-led NDA, projected to come to power by exit polls, may review some of the decisions taken by the present UPA government, senior BJP leader M Venkaiah Naidu said on Wednesday.

May 14
8:22 PM
EC orders repoll in one booth in Tamil Nadu

The Election Commission on Wednesday ordered repoll in one booth in the Edappadi Assembly segment under Salem Lok Sabha constituency, following malfunction in an Electronic Voting Machine (EVM) used there during polling on April 24.

May 14
10:55 AM
Jaya calls meet to discuss post poll situation, BJD rules out support to NDA

Tamil Nadu Chief Minister J Jayalalithaa has called a meeting of top AIADMK leaders on Wednesday to discuss the post poll situation in the wake of exit poll predictions about BJP-led NDA coming to power with a comfortable majority in the recently held Lok Sabha elections.

May 13
5:55 PM
Narayanasamy dismisses exit poll projections

Dismissing exit poll projections Union Minister V Narayanasamy today claimed that UPA will form the government at the Centre under the leadership of Rahul Gandhi.

May 13
2:05 PM
Counting to take place in 160 centres in Kerala: CEO

All arrangements have been made for the smooth conduct of counting of votes for the 20 Lok Sabha seats in Kerala that went to polls on April 10, Chief Electoral Officer (CEO) of Kerala Nalini Netto said here on Tuesday.

May 11
11:42 PM
Exit poll results only after Monday 6.30 pm: Election Commission

The Election Commission Sunday said results of exit polls can be broadcast only after 6.30 p.m. May 12.

May 10
11:30 PM
Re-poll ordered in 29 booths in Andhra Pradesh

Election Commission on Saturday night ordered re-polling on May 13 at 29 polling stations in Telangana and Seemaandhra regions of Andhra Pradesh where polling was held on April 30 and May 7.

May 9
12:00 AM
Congress has good chance of forming govt with allies: Chidambaram

Congress has a "very good chance" of forming a government under its leadership with some allies, Finance Minister P Chidambaram said on Thursday amid talk of an "enlarged" UPA-III to stop Narendra Modi from coming to power.

May 8
5:44 PM
Seemandhra: Cop among 12 injured in poll violence

Twelve persons, including a constable, were injured in two separate incidents in Andhra Pradesh`s Prakasam and Nellore districts, in poll-related violence even as police fired in the air to disperse clashing activists of TDP and YSR Congress, police said today.

May 8
5:44 PM
Seemandhra: Cop among 12 injured in poll violence

Twelve persons, including a constable, were injured in two separate incidents in Andhra Pradesh`s Prakasam and Nellore districts, in poll-related violence even as police fired in the air to disperse clashing activists of TDP and YSR Congress, police said today.

May 8
12:25 AM
EC reschedules repoll in 2 Tamil Nadu polling stations to May 10

EC tonight said the repoll in one polling station each in Salem and Namakkal constituencies, a move flayed by ruling AIADMK, will be held on May 10 and not on May 8 as originally announced following candidates` demand for 48 hours notice before.

May 8
12:25 AM
EC reschedules repoll in 2 Tamil Nadu polling stations to May 10

EC tonight said the repoll in one polling station each in Salem and Namakkal constituencies, a move flayed by ruling AIADMK, will be held on May 10 and not on May 8 as originally announced following candidates` demand for 48 hours notice before.

May 8
12:25 AM
EC reschedules repoll in 2 Tamil Nadu polling stations to May 10

EC tonight said the repoll in one polling station each in Salem and Namakkal constituencies, a move flayed by ruling AIADMK, will be held on May 10 and not on May 8 as originally announced following candidates` demand for 48 hours notice before.

May 8
12:09 AM
Andhra Pradesh polls peaceful barring incidents of political violence

Polling was by and large peaceful in 175 assembly and 25 Lok Sabha constituencies in 13 coastal Andhra and Rayalaseema districts of AP, in the second phase of polling today, barring incidents of violence between political parties.

May 8
12:09 AM
Andhra Pradesh polls peaceful barring incidents of political violence

Polling was by and large peaceful in 175 assembly and 25 Lok Sabha constituencies in 13 coastal Andhra and Rayalaseema districts of AP, in the second phase of polling today, barring incidents of violence between political parties.

May 8
12:09 AM
Andhra Pradesh polls peaceful barring incidents of political violence

Polling was by and large peaceful in 175 assembly and 25 Lok Sabha constituencies in 13 coastal Andhra and Rayalaseema districts of AP, in the second phase of polling today, barring incidents of violence between political parties.

May 8
12:09 AM
Andhra Pradesh polls peaceful barring incidents of political violence

Polling was by and large peaceful in 175 assembly and 25 Lok Sabha constituencies in 13 coastal Andhra and Rayalaseema districts of AP, in the second phase of polling today, barring incidents of violence between political parties.