Narendra Modi holds meeting with BJP top brass on government formation

Ahead of the crucial decision on Cabinet formation, PM-designate Narendra Modi on Friday held discussions with top Bharatiya Janata Party leaders here.

Dalai Lama congratulates Modi

Tibetan spiritual leader the Dalai Lama Saturday congratulated BJP`s prime ministerial candidate Narendra Modi for his party`s decisive victory in the Lok Sabha election.

Except Punjab, BJP holds good in northern states

After being in the wilderness for years, the BJP has re-emerged in a big way by sweeping the northern states of Delhi, Himachal Pradesh, Uttarakhand and Chandigarh.

Election 2014: Hema Malini, Vinod Khanna, Kirron Kher.... Star politicians who stole the show

The poll battle is over and many film celebrities like Hema Malini, Moon Moon Sen and Kirron Kher have emerged victorious to become members of parliament.

SDF storms to power for fifth consecutive term in Sikkim

Sikkim Democratic Front (SDF) on Friday stormed to power for the record fifth consecutive term in the state, winning 22 seats in the 32-member state Assembly and Chief Minister Pawan Chamling romping home with a two-third majority.

Will spend every second of my life working for you: Narendra Modi tells people of Vadodara

Narendra Modi said on Friday that he would spend every second of his life to working for the people.

Lok Sabha polls 2014: Modi storms to power, BJP gets highest ever tally

Narendra Modi on Friday stormed to power at the Centre giving BJP its highest-ever tally in the Lok Sabha elections, securing for the party a majority on its own and in the process handing out the worst-ever defeat to Congress.

Congratulations pour in for Narendra Modi from leaders across the world

Foreign Heads of State and government on Friday congratulated BJP`s prime ministerial candidate Narendra Modi on his party`s victory in the Lok Sabha polls and said they were looking forward to working with him.

International media hails BJP`s win, cautions challenges await Narendra Modi

The international media on Friday hailed Narendra Modi as a "no-nonsense, can-do leader" after BJP secured a stunning win in the Lok Sabha polls, but cautioned that many challenges are in store for the "steely style" politician.

Mohammad Azharuddin loses from Tonk-Sawai Madhopur seat in Rajasthan

Former Indian cricket skipper Mohammad Azharuddin who was contesting on Congress ticket from Tonk-Sawai Madhopur seat in Rajasthan, lost by 1.34 lakh votes.

Lok Sabha polls: Mandate is clearly against Congress, says Sonia Gandhi

Accepting that the Congress had been given a drubbing in the 2014 Lok Sabha polls, party president Sonia Gandhi said on Friday that she accepted the verdict of the people with humility.

With Narendra Modi-led BJP set to win majority, Digvijay says `Achhe din laiye`

One of Narendra Modi`s biggest betenoire Congress leader Digvijay Singh on Friday congratulated the Bharatiya Janata Party leader for his party`s superb performance in the 2014 Lok Sabha elections.

J&K CM Omar Abdullah shocked at Lok Sabha poll results

The 2014 Lok Sabha results have left Jammu and Kashmir Chief Minister Omar Abdullah shocked.

Lok Sabha poll results: The Heroes and Zeroes

The BJP was on Friday set for a comfortable majority in the Lok Sabha. The Congress, India`s oldest political party which had ruled India for a decade since 2004 as the head of the UPA, appeared set for an unprecedented rout.

This is beginning of new era: BJP on stupendous win in Lok Sabha polls

Clearly buoyed by the massive win in the 2014 Lok Sabha polls, the BJP said on Friday that it was the beginning of a new era.

Narendra Modi will be a great leader; Congress `mukt bharat` now a reality: Chouhan

With trends indicating that the Narendra Modi-led NDA is set to win over 300 Lok Sabha seats, Madhya Pradesh Chief Minister Shivraj Singh Chouhan congratulated his Gujarat counterpart and said that `Congress Mukt Bharat` is now a reality.

Nandan Nilekani trails on Bangalore South seat

Infosys co-founder and technocrat Nandan Nilekani of the Congress party was Friday trailing BJP`s Ananth Kumar by over 35,000 votes in Karnataka`s prestigious Bangalore South Lok Sabha constituency as counting of ballots cast in the general election was in progress.

Narendra Modi`s victory finds resonance in Pakistani media

While the `Modi wave` swept India these General Elections, the news of Narendra Modi`s victory got splashed in the Pakistani media.

PM Manmohan Singh congratulates Narendra Modi on BJP`s victory in Lok Sabha polls

Prime Minister Manmohan Singh congratulated BJP`s prime ministerial candidate Narendra Modi on Friday on NDA`s big win in the 2014 Lok Sabha polls.

No situation for AIADMK`s inclusion in new govt: Jayalalithaa

After steering single-handedly her party to a splendid victory in Lok Sabha polls, Tamil Nadu Chief Minister J Jayalalithaa Friday admitted there was no situation that facilitates AIADMK`s participation in the central government.