2014 General Elections

Even Modi couldn't predict BJP's massive win in 2014: Rajnath Singh

Narendra Modi, who led the BJP to a clear-cut majority in the 2014 Lok Sabha elections, could not predict during the campaign that the victory would be so huge, Home Minister Rajnath Singh said here on Thursday.

Jun 09, 2017, 00:14 AM IST
'Ab ki baar, Trump sarkar' - Donald Trump borrows Narendra Modi's winning slogan

'Ab ki baar, Trump sarkar' - Donald Trump borrows Narendra Modi's winning slogan

Ab ki baar, Modi sarkar’ was a popular slogan for the BJP for 2014 Lok Sabha polls. 

Oct 25, 2016, 17:46 PM IST
When Narendra Modi created history on May 16, 2014 - Watch his winning speech in Vadodara

When Narendra Modi created history on May 16, 2014 - Watch his winning speech in Vadodara

Exactly two years on May 16, 2014, PM-designate Narendra Modi led BJP to its best results ever in the General Elections and created history.

May 16, 2016, 22:33 PM IST

JNU row, Rohith Vemula's suicide: Decoding HRD Minister Smriti Irani’s speech in Lok Sabha

Just before the Budget Session of Parliament, it was reported in the media, though not officially confirmed, that Prime Minister Narendra Modi wanted his party colleagues to go all out and be aggre

Mar 03, 2016, 21:27 PM IST
Paresh Rawal compares PM Narendra Modi with Lord Ram, says his name ensured BJP's victory in 2014

Paresh Rawal compares PM Narendra Modi with Lord Ram, says his name ensured BJP's victory in 2014

Bollywood actor and BJP MP Paresh Rawal on Wednesday showered praises on Prime Minister Narendra Modi, comparing his charisma with that of Lord Ram.

Jan 28, 2016, 17:15 PM IST
Congress might have averted 2014 drubbing had Pranab Mukherjee become PM in 2004, writes Salman Khurshid in new book

Congress might have averted 2014 drubbing had Pranab Mukherjee become PM in 2004, writes Salman Khurshid in new book

Salman Khurshid has said that many in Congress argue that drubbing in 2014 Lok Sabha polls could had been averted if Pranab Mukherjee had been PM.

Dec 15, 2015, 17:19 PM IST
Know whom Modi, Nitish Kumar owe credit to for their win, image makeover

Know whom Modi, Nitish Kumar owe credit to for their win, image makeover

When it comes to contesting crucial elections, right campaign strategy can make big differences. Grand Alliance's spectacular show in Bihar elections is also a result of its impressive campaign. And the man who was behind its campaign strategy is Prashant Kishor– one who helped BJP secure landslide victory in 2014 General Elections.

Nov 08, 2015, 19:23 PM IST
Narendra Tomar embarrasses PM Modi, says BJP never promised 'acche din'

Narendra Tomar embarrasses PM Modi, says BJP never promised 'acche din'

Union Steel and Mines Minister Narendra Tomar has kicked up a political storm by claiming that “acche din" (good times) was never a BJP slogan in the 2014 General Elections and was attributed to it by social media users.

Aug 25, 2015, 09:36 AM IST

When Narendra Modi became India’s Prime Minister…

May 26, 2014 is a day that Narendra Damodardas Modi and the Bharatiya Janata Party will not forget in a hurry.

May 26, 2015, 18:41 PM IST

BJP spent over Rs 714 cr, Cong Rs 516 cr in 2014 General Elections

BJP and Congress spent over Rs 714 crore and Rs 516 crore respectively in 2014 General Elections and recent Assembly polls in various states.

Jan 16, 2015, 15:54 PM IST
'Make Priyanka Gandhi Congress president' posters re-emerge in Allahabad

'Make Priyanka Gandhi Congress president' posters re-emerge in Allahabad

In view of Congress' continuous electoral drubbings in several states, the clamour for making Priyanka Gandhi Vadra the party president is growing stronger with every passing day.

Jan 12, 2015, 13:15 PM IST

Digvijaya Singh takes dig at PM Narendra Modi, urges him to work for UP

Taking potshots at Prime Minister Narendra Modi, Congress senior leader Digvijaya Singh on Sunday said that the former has only proven himself as 'conceiving', but not 'delivering'.

Jan 11, 2015, 12:03 PM IST

After a spectacular 2014, will Narendra Modi be a star in 2015 as well?

When the present political landscape of India will be chronicled, 2014 will be remembered as the year that belonged to the current Prime Minister of India Narendra Modi and how he created history a

Dec 31, 2014, 21:12 PM IST
Hema Malini meets PM Modi, discusses Mathura Vikas

Hema Malini meets PM Modi, discusses Mathura Vikas

Ever since actress and BJP member Hema Malini won the Mathura Lok Sabha Constituency in the General Elections earlier this year, she has been expressing her vision for the iconic city, on Twitter. The veteran actress had a fruitful meeting with Prime Minister Narendra Modi, where she discussed her plans for the constituency.

Nov 06, 2014, 10:26 AM IST

LK Advani gives part credit of LS poll victory to Opposition

Veteran BJP leader LK Advani on Friday gave credit of party`s stupendous Lok Sabha election victory to Opposition saying the massive corruption and errors committed by the previous regime in the last ten years contributed to their win.

Aug 15, 2014, 13:55 PM IST

Indifference of SP workers led to LS poll debacle: Mulayam Singh Yadav

Samajwadi Party chief Mulayam Singh Yadav on Tuesday blamed the indifference of some of the party`s leaders and workers as the reason behind its drubbing in Lok Sabha elections.

Aug 05, 2014, 23:39 PM IST

AAP appoints three leaders as national observers

In its process to revive the party in Madhya Pradesh post Lok Sabha election debacle, the Aam Aadmi Party on Tuesday appointed three of its leaders as national observers for the state.

Jul 15, 2014, 15:27 PM IST

Prafulla Mahanta steps down as AGP president

Taking responsibility of his party`s debacle in the recent Lok Sabha elections, Asom Gana Parishad (AGP) leader Prafulla Kumar Mahanta on Monday stepped down as party president.

Jul 14, 2014, 16:55 PM IST

Over 12 cases of communal violence since LS polls ended: CPI(M)

Over a dozen cases of communal violence have taken place since the Lok Sabha polls ended, CPI(M) said on Monday.

Jun 09, 2014, 20:31 PM IST

Integrated plan required to combat Naxalism: Rajnath Singh

A comprehensive integrated action plan was required to solve problems like naxalism, separatism, terrorism and his ministry was working on it, Union Home Minister Rajnath Singh said.

Jun 07, 2014, 09:45 AM IST