2014 elections

Social media played key role in Lok Sabha polls: Rajnath Singh

Social media has played a significant role in recent Lok Sabha elections and it will continue to do so in future, Home Minister Rajnath Singh said on Friday.

Jul 11, 2014, 22:05 PM IST

Won`t give up `India`s Got Talent`: Kirron Kher

Kirron Kher, who won the Chandigarh Lok Sabha seat as the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) candidate, says even though her duties will keep her immensely occupied, she won`t give up her role as a judge on TV reality show ‘India`s Got Talent’.

May 21, 2014, 12:10 PM IST

Anupam Kher meets Narendra Modi

Anupam Kher met the country`s next prime minister Narendra Modi here, and hailed his "dynamism and patriotism".

May 20, 2014, 13:53 PM IST

Not here for only one election season: Gul Panag

Gul Panag`s defeat as an Aam Aadmi Party (AAP) candidate from Chandigarh in the Lok Sabha election, hasn`t dampened her spirits.

May 19, 2014, 12:49 PM IST

BJP has no moral authority to seek Prithviraj Chavan`s resignation: Congress

Notwithstanding Congress` poor show in the Lok Sabha polls in the state, the MPCC on Sunday rejected BJP`s demand for Chief Minister Prithviraj Chavan`s resignation.

May 18, 2014, 20:38 PM IST

People knew AAP was not in a state to form govt: Mayank Gandhi

Aam Aadmi Party leader Mayank Gandhi on Sunday said voters were convinced that AAP was `not in a state` to form government at this stage.

May 18, 2014, 16:05 PM IST

New Delhi Lok Sabha seat won by woman candidate after 54 years

The New Delhi Lok Sabha seat has been bagged by a woman candidate after a gap of 54 years.

May 18, 2014, 15:56 PM IST

RSS office abuzz with activity in New Delhi

`Kehsav Kunj`, the RSS office in Delhi, was abuzz with activity as BJP leaders on Sunday kept visiting it ahead of government formation under leadership of Narendra Modi.

May 18, 2014, 14:32 PM IST

Narendra Modi meets LK Advani

Narendra Modi Sunday called on party patriarch LK Advani after holding consultation with a number of party leaders including his key aide Amit Shah.

May 18, 2014, 14:25 PM IST

2014 Lok Sabha polls: 3% votes, but only 3 seats for independents

Independent candidates may have won just three seats in the just-concluded Lok Sabha polls, but they have garnered close to three per cent vote share.

May 17, 2014, 19:13 PM IST

Narendra Modi gets warm welcome from LK Advani

BJP Parliamentary Board, the highest decision-making body of the party, met here on Saturday for the first time after the landslide victory in the Lok Sabha elections.

May 17, 2014, 16:04 PM IST

Narendra Modi gets warm welcome from LK Advani

BJP Parliamentary Board, the highest decision-making body of the party, met on Saturday for the first time after the landslide victory in the Lok Sabha elections.

May 17, 2014, 14:46 PM IST

BJP to emerge single largest party, NDA ahead of UPA: Exit polls

The world`s largest democracy has voted to elect a new government at the Centre and now all eyes are on the exit polls to see whether India is poised for a regime change on May 16.

May 12, 2014, 17:10 PM IST

Rajinikanth, Kamal Haasan vote

Tamil superstars Rajinikanth and Kamal Haasan cast their ballot here Thursday.

Apr 24, 2014, 10:32 AM IST

Anupam Kher cancels shootings for Kirron`s campaign

Anupam Kher, whose better half Kirron Kher is currently campaigning for the Lok Sabha election from Chandigarh, is doing everything he can to ensure her electioneering turns out just right.

Mar 31, 2014, 14:19 PM IST

Krushna Abhishek roots for Modi as PM

Krushna Abhishek has his choice clear when it comes to the post of prime minister.

Mar 31, 2014, 12:55 PM IST

Will turn constituency into tourism hub, says Bappi Lahiri

Bappi Lahiri, who is contesting the Lok Sabha polls on a BJP ticket, said he aspires to turn his constituency in West Bengal into a tourism hub.

Mar 28, 2014, 08:04 AM IST

Complaint to be registered for burning Sonia Gandhi`s effigy

District collector and returning officer Vinod Rao has asked the police to register a complaint against those who burnt Sonia Gandhi`s effigy in Vadodara on late Tuesday night.

Mar 28, 2014, 01:09 AM IST

Narendra Modi thanks Prasoon, Aadesh, Sukhwinder for BJP anthem

Gujarat Chief Minister Narendra Modi on Tuesday night took to Twitter to thank Prasoon, Aadesh, Sukhwinder for the BJP anthem.

Mar 26, 2014, 10:03 AM IST

Discord in Chhattisgarh Congress over LS ticket distribution

Infighting and protests have broken out within the opposition Congress in Chhattisgarh over the distribution of tickets for the upcoming Lok Sabha elections.

Mar 21, 2014, 11:38 AM IST