2014 polls

People of Srinagar must make their voice heard, says Omar Abhdullah

Jammu and Kashmir Chief Minister Omar Abhdullah addresses media a day before the counting of votes for the Assembly elections 2014.

Dec 22, 2014, 17:45 PM IST

PM-designate Narendra Modi mocks media about cabinet formation

PM-designate Narendra Modi on Wednesday had a dig at television news channels for speculating about probable ministers in his cabinet even before he has actually formed the cabinet.

May 21, 2014, 23:44 PM IST

After debacle in 2014 LS polls drastic AICC revamp on cards

Drastic revamp of the AICC set up is on the cards soon to get the party going after the worst debacle it faced in the just-concluded Lok Sabha polls.

May 21, 2014, 00:29 AM IST

`Narendra Modi`s Facebook page fastest growing for any elected leader`

Narendra Modi has the fastest growing Facebook page for any elected official in the world and is only second after US President Barack Obama in terms of fan following of politicians.

May 21, 2014, 00:23 AM IST

TDP looks at MPs likely to make it to the Union Cabinet

Political circles here have begun speculating about TDP candidates who could it make it to the Union Cabinet from Andhra Pradesh and Telangana, party sources said here on Tuesday.

May 20, 2014, 22:35 PM IST

Maharashtra CM attributes Congress` rout in polls to Centre`s policies

Maharashtra Chief Minister Prithviraj Chavan, who spearheaded Congress` Lok Sabha election campaign in the state, attributed the party`s rout to some policies of the Central government.

May 20, 2014, 22:31 PM IST

National Conference holds brainstorming session, asserts will come back

Jammu and Kashmir`s ruling National Conference Tuesday held a marathon brainstorming session with party rank and file.

May 20, 2014, 22:11 PM IST

Narendra Modi to take oath at Rashtrapati Bhavan forecourt, over 3,000 invitees

The majestic forecourt of the historic Rashtrapati Bhavan is gearing up for a gala swearing-in ceremony of Narendra Modi next Monday as the Prime Minister of the country.

May 20, 2014, 22:00 PM IST

Every third newly elected MP has criminal background

Every third of the newly elected member of the Lok Sabha has a criminal background, an analysis of the disclosures they have made in their affidavits has shown.

May 18, 2014, 18:24 PM IST

BJP will not pull down Jharkhand govt: Raghuvar Das

BJP will not pull down the Hemant Soren-led coalition government in Jharkhand as it would collapse on its own soon, senior party leader Raghuvar Das said.

May 18, 2014, 16:41 PM IST

Process begins for constitution of new Assembly in Odisha

After declaration of Assembly election results, the process for constitution of the new Assembly in Odisha began on Sunday.

May 18, 2014, 14:38 PM IST

In a first, Uttar Pradesh sends no Muslim to Lok Sabha

Amid many firsts in this Lok Sabha election, not one Muslim has been elected from Uttar Pradesh despite the sprawling state`s 19 percent Muslim population.

May 17, 2014, 21:26 PM IST

Will do whatever BJP decides: VK Singh on being a minister

Newly-elected BJP Lok Sabha member Gen (retd) VK Singh Saturday said he cannot chose for himself the defence ministry, and will do whatever the party decides for him.

May 17, 2014, 21:06 PM IST

Congress vote share dips below 20 percent for first time

The vote share for Congress slumped below 20 per cent for the first time in the history of the country`s Lok Sabha elections.

May 17, 2014, 20:36 PM IST

Congress at nadir in Andhra Pradesh; no party member in new Assembly

Once its stronghold, the Congress will now be without a representative in the new Andhra Pradesh Legislative Assembly.

May 17, 2014, 19:37 PM IST

Congress loses some ground to NPP, others in Meghalaya

The ruling Congress in Meghalaya has lost ground to the PA Sangma-led National Peoples Party and the regional parties in the 2014 Lok Sabha elections.

May 17, 2014, 19:35 PM IST

Congress wants secular parties to elect Mamata Banerjee as leader, ready to back them

Congress on Thursday suggested that all the `secular parties` should come together and elect West Bengal CM Mamata Banerjee as their leader in order to stop BJP`s PM candidate Narendra Modi.

May 15, 2014, 18:04 PM IST

`70 percent Indians discontented, looking for change in leadership`

Stung by rising levels of dissatisfaction over country`s economic and political situation, a majority of Indians are looking for a change in political leadership, according to a US-based think tank.

May 01, 2014, 20:55 PM IST

Lok Sabha polls: Sharad Pawar rules out joining NDA

NCP chief Sharad Pawar has ruled out the possibility of joining NDA and said it was difficult to "accept" Narendra Modi as the Prime Minister.

Apr 20, 2014, 22:35 PM IST

`70% Indians discontented, looking for change in leadership`

A majority of Indians are looking for a change in political leadership in the upcoming polls, according to a report by a US-based think tank.

Apr 02, 2014, 00:48 AM IST