Central Election Committee

BJP's Central Election Committee meeting today, candidates for Uttarakhand, UP polls expected

BJP's Central Election Committee meeting today, candidates for Uttarakhand, UP polls expected

The Bharatiya Janata Party`s Central Election Committee meeting is scheduled to take place on Saturday, in order to select the candidates for the upcoming Uttarakhand and Uttar Pradesh assembly polls.

Jan 15, 2017, 10:55 AM IST

Bihar polls: Congress finalises 15 names; 1st list to be out soon

Congress has finalised candidates for around 15 of the 41 Assembly seats it is contesting in Bihar after a meeting of the Central Election Committee chaired by party chief Sonia Gandhi.

Sep 21, 2015, 22:32 PM IST
'Mahagathbandhan' finalises seat distribution; JD(U), RJD to contest on 101 seats each, Congress gets 41

'Mahagathbandhan' finalises seat distribution; JD(U), RJD to contest on 101 seats each, Congress gets 41

The Janata Dal (United) state president Vashishtha Narayan Singh on Saturday announced that the 'Mahagathbandhan', or grand alliance, of JD(U), RJD and Congress have reached a consensus on seat distribution for the upcoming Bihar Assembly Elections.

Sep 19, 2015, 18:13 PM IST

PM attends BJP meet to pick Bihar candidates

 Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Tuesday attended the BJP Central Election Committee meeting held to decide the party candidates for the Bihar assembly elections.

Sep 15, 2015, 21:22 PM IST

BJP names candidates for Assembly bypolls in Tripura, Kerala, MP

BJP's Central Election Committee (CEC) has declared the names of its candidates for the June 27 by-elections to two Legislative Assembly seats in Tripura and one each in Kerala and Madhya Pradesh.

Jun 09, 2015, 19:40 PM IST
Delhi polls: BJP declares Kiran Bedi as CM candidate, to contest from Krishna Nagar

Delhi polls: BJP declares Kiran Bedi as CM candidate, to contest from Krishna Nagar

The Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) named former cop and social activist Kiran Bedi, who joined the party recently, as their face for the upcoming Delhi Assembly Elections on Monday.

Jan 19, 2015, 09:05 AM IST

Maharashtra polls: Congress wary as NCP delays seat-sharing response

Congress's alliance with NCP in Maharashtra appears headed for trouble as the Sharad Pawar- led party is yet to give a "positive response" to the former's proposal for seat-sharing for the upcoming Assembly polls.

Sep 20, 2014, 20:37 PM IST

BJP leadership meets to select candidates for Haryana polls

BJP's Central Election Committee on Saturday met in the presence of Prime Minister Narendra Modi to discuss and decide on its candidates for the remaining 47 seats in Haryana for the October 15 Assembly elections.

Sep 20, 2014, 18:42 PM IST

Congress to fast track selection of candidates, CEC meet Saturday

 With Shiv Sena and BJP still at loggerheads over seat sharing, Congress is expected to fast track tomorrow selection of candidates for Maharashtra where it is fighting the Assembly election in alliance with NCP.

Sep 19, 2014, 22:19 PM IST

LS polls: Navjot Sidhu to lose Amritsar to Arun Jaitley?

Elections 2014—As Bharatiya Janata Party`s Central Election Committee meets, Navjot Singh Sidhu will lose Amritsar seat to Arun Jaitley and made it clear that he will not contest from anywhere else.

Mar 15, 2014, 19:15 PM IST

Delhi assembly polls: Congress consensus on 20-22 names

The Congress screening committee Saturday arrived at a consensus on the names of 20-22 sitting MLAs to be given tickets for the Dec 4 assembly polls.

Oct 19, 2013, 22:40 PM IST