2014 Lok Sabha polls

BJP chief Amit Shah arrives in Kerala on three-day visit

Kerala is important in BJP's strategy for the 2019 Lok Sabha elections as Shah expects to win a chunk of its 20 seats in the assembly polls.

Jun 02, 2017, 12:37 PM IST

PM Modi's emergence helped some who lost assembly polls become MPs: Uma Bharti

Favourable circumstances, relevant issues and emergence of Narendra Modi helped several leaders, who even lost their deposits while contesting assembly polls, win the 2014 Lok Sabha elections, Union minister Uma Bharti on Monday said.

Oct 10, 2016, 23:03 PM IST

Narendra Modi's claim to form govt cannot be disclosed: CIC

The President's Secretariat has refused to disclose the communication President Pranab Mukherjee had with Narendra Modi when he was called to form the government after the 2014 Lok Sabha polls.

Apr 12, 2016, 17:50 PM IST
Anna Hazare reminds PM Modi of 'forgotten poll promises'

Anna Hazare reminds PM Modi of 'forgotten poll promises'

Social activist Kisan Baburao alias Anna Hazare on Friday reminded PM Narendra Modi of his "forgotten" election promises.

Jan 01, 2016, 14:14 PM IST

Bailable warrant issued against Arvind Kejriwal

A bailable warrant was on Monday issued by a court here against Delhi Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal for his allegedly defamatory remarks during campaign for Lok Sabha polls last year.

Jul 21, 2015, 00:32 AM IST

Allegations against Vishwas serious, must be investigated: Congress

 The president of the Delhi unit of the Congress Party, Ajay Maken, on Monday said that the allegations of molestation against AAP leader Kumar Vishwas are very serious in nature, and demanded a thorough investigation on it.

May 04, 2015, 14:50 PM IST

NCP urges PM Modi to fulfil pre-poll promises

New Delhi: The Nationalist Congress Party on Tuesday urged Prime Minister Narendra Modi to fulfil the promises made by the Bharatiya Janata Party prior to the 2014 Lok Sabha polls, adding that the government was in danger of losing the confidence of the people.

Jan 06, 2015, 11:52 AM 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

Left parties hit new low in 2014

New Delhi: Left Parties were pushed to a corner in 2014 after the "worst" drubbing in the Lok Sabha elections saw their numbers reducing from 64 seats in 2004 to a mere 11 this time.

Dec 30, 2014, 10:19 AM IST

Is it ‘The End’ for LK Advani’s ‘political journey’?

It was not very long ago. In February this year, senior BJP leader and party patriarch, LK Advani had written a blog.

Sep 01, 2014, 22:33 PM IST

Congress to replace Prithviraj Chavan as Maharashtra CM?

Prithviraj Chavan may be replaced as Maharashtra CM by the Congress leadership following the debacle that the party faced in the state in the 2014 Lok Sabha polls, as per reports.

Jun 12, 2014, 07:19 AM IST

Vote bank politics was shown its place: Finance Minister Arun Jaitley

Arun Jaitley said that the massive victory that his party secured in the 2014 Lok Sabha polls had increased the burden on them to perform.

Jun 10, 2014, 16:55 PM IST

Narendra Modi`s win shows people`s backing: Iran`s President Hassan Rouhani

Iran`s President Hassan Rouhani has congratulated PM Narendra Modi and said his sweeping victory in the elections indicates "full confidence" of the Indian nation in his "developmental policies".

May 27, 2014, 23:14 PM IST

Narendra Modi`s swearing-in: Milestone in India`s journey, says Vasundhara Raje

Vasundhara Raje said on Monday that Narendra Modi`s swearing-in as India`s 15th Prime Minister was a milestone in India`s journey towards progress, development and becoming a superpower.

May 26, 2014, 22:21 PM IST

Narendra Modi and Barack Obama - Leaders with much in common

Narendra Modi and Barack Obama have much in common as both leaders rode to power on the slogan of "hope and change" and they are the two most popular politicians on the social media.

May 26, 2014, 20:50 PM IST

Ram Vilas Paswan - A prominent Dalit face of Narendra Modi govt

A seasoned politician, Ram Vilas Paswan is credited with removing the tag of `political untouchability` from Narendra Modi by being the first to rejoin the NDA.

May 26, 2014, 20:19 PM IST

Uma Bharti - A firebrand Hindutva mascot

A firebrand leader and Hindutva mascot, Uma Bharti has always hogged the limelight whether she was with BJP or out of it.

May 26, 2014, 20:14 PM IST

Sushma Swaraj, a seasoned politician who could not be overlooked

The induction of Sushma Swaraj, who was seen as a dissenter after Narendra Modi was declared BJP`s PM candidate, is an acknowledgement of her stature and capabilities.

May 26, 2014, 19:53 PM IST

Narendra Damodardas Modi – From ‘tea-seller’ to India’s Prime Minister

Narendra Modi did not only win the 2014 Lok Sabha polls, he won it in style, helping the BJP get majority on its own and decimating his opponents along the way.

May 26, 2014, 18:35 PM IST

I should not be blamed alone for Congress` poll debacle: Madhusudan Mistry

Days after Congress` worst ever performance in the recently concluded Lok Sabha polls, party general secretary and prominent Dalit leader Madhusudan Mistry, who was pitted against Bharatiya Janata Party`s PM-designate Narendra Modi, shrugged-off his role, calling it as a collective responsibility of leaders of the grand old party.

May 24, 2014, 20:11 PM IST