Election Results India

Manmohan Singh meets President Pranab, tenders resignation

A day after Congress` crushing defeat in the 2014 Lok Sabha Elections, Prime Minister Dr Manmohan Singh on Saturday met President and tendered his resignation to him with a request to dissolve the 15th Lok Sabha.

May 17, 2014, 12:44 PM IST
Narendra Modi wins India, BJP gets massive mandate in 2014 Lok Sabha polls

Narendra Modi wins India, BJP gets massive mandate in 2014 Lok Sabha polls

India has voted for a regime change. And it has voted overwhelmingly in favour of the Bharatiya Janata Party giving it a clear majority and a massive mandate in the 2014 General Elections.

May 16, 2014, 23:51 PM IST

Will spend every second of my life working for you: Narendra Modi tells people of Vadodara

Narendra Modi said on Friday that he would spend every second of his life to working for the people.

May 16, 2014, 20:58 PM IST

How Narendra Modi changed the rules of the game

After decades of coalition politics, Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) has won the distinction of being the first single party that has been able to come to power on its own since 1984.

May 16, 2014, 19:51 PM IST

Mohammad Azharuddin loses from Tonk-Sawai Madhopur seat in Rajasthan

Former Indian cricket skipper Mohammad Azharuddin who was contesting on Congress ticket from Tonk-Sawai Madhopur seat in Rajasthan, lost by 1.34 lakh votes.

May 16, 2014, 18:57 PM IST

Ready to take any responsibility entrusted by new PM: Rathore

Rajyavardhan Singh Rathore, who became the first individual Olympic medalist to be elected into the Lok Sabha, today said his priority would be to work for his constituency Jaipur Rural but at the same time he`s ready to take any responsibility given to him by their "captain" Narendra Modi.

May 16, 2014, 18:50 PM IST

Nawaz Sharif congratulates Narendra Modi over phone, invites him to Pakistan

Pakistan Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif on Friday telephoned Narendra Modi and congratulated him on BJP`s "impressive" victory in the just concluded general elections in India.

May 16, 2014, 18:23 PM IST

Lok Sabha polls: Mandate is clearly against Congress, says Sonia Gandhi

Accepting that the Congress had been given a drubbing in the 2014 Lok Sabha polls, party president Sonia Gandhi said on Friday that she accepted the verdict of the people with humility.

May 16, 2014, 17:23 PM IST

With Narendra Modi-led BJP set to win majority, Digvijay says `Achhe din laiye`

One of Narendra Modi`s biggest betenoire Congress leader Digvijay Singh on Friday congratulated the Bharatiya Janata Party leader for his party`s superb performance in the 2014 Lok Sabha elections.

May 16, 2014, 16:26 PM IST

Lok Sabha poll results: The Heroes and Zeroes

The BJP was on Friday set for a comfortable majority in the Lok Sabha. The Congress, India`s oldest political party which had ruled India for a decade since 2004 as the head of the UPA, appeared set for an unprecedented rout.

May 16, 2014, 16:02 PM IST

This is beginning of new era: BJP on stupendous win in Lok Sabha polls

Clearly buoyed by the massive win in the 2014 Lok Sabha polls, the BJP said on Friday that it was the beginning of a new era.

May 16, 2014, 15:57 PM IST

Nandan Nilekani trails on Bangalore South seat

Infosys co-founder and technocrat Nandan Nilekani of the Congress party was Friday trailing BJP`s Ananth Kumar by over 35,000 votes in Karnataka`s prestigious Bangalore South Lok Sabha constituency as counting of ballots cast in the general election was in progress.

May 16, 2014, 15:30 PM IST

PM Manmohan Singh congratulates Narendra Modi on BJP`s victory in Lok Sabha polls

Prime Minister Manmohan Singh congratulated BJP`s prime ministerial candidate Narendra Modi on Friday on NDA`s big win in the 2014 Lok Sabha polls.

May 16, 2014, 15:15 PM IST

Lok Sabha polls: We didn`t expect these results, Congress needs to introspect, says Kamal Nath

Senior Congress leader Kamal Nath said on Tuesday that they had not expected the kind of results that 2014 Lok Sabha polls had thrown up.

May 16, 2014, 14:39 PM IST

DMK accepts defeat with bowed head: Karunanidhi

DMK president M Karunanidhi on Friday said he accepted his party`s defeat "with bowed head".

May 16, 2014, 14:25 PM IST

Elections 2014: People have voted against corruption, misgovernance, dynastic rule, says LK Advani

LK Advani said on Friday that BJP`s big win in the 2014 Lok Sabha polls was testimony to the fact that the people had voted against corruption, misgovernance and dynastic rule.

May 16, 2014, 14:03 PM IST

Amid victory din, Sushma Swaraj says Cabinet formation PM`s perogative

With trends of Lok Sabha polls projecting a big victory for the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP), its senior leader Sushma Swaraj on Friday said that it is an emphatic win for her party.

May 16, 2014, 13:48 PM IST

India has won, says Narendra Modi on BJP`s big win in Lok Sabha polls

Reacting to BJP`s stupendous performance in the 2014 Lok Sabha polls, Narendra Modi said on Friday that India had won and also that good days were ahead for the country.

May 16, 2014, 12:45 PM IST

Narendra Modi to take oath on May 21: Report

Narendra Modi appears all set to be the next Prime Minister with BJP likely to get a majority on its own, wresting power from Congress which is on the path of recording its worst ever performance in the Lok Sabha polls.

May 16, 2014, 12:35 PM IST

Congress concedes defeat, says decision on Priyanka will be taken by Gandhi family

With initial trends of Lok Sabha polls projecting a rout for the grand old party, the Congress on Friday conceded defeat. Narendra Modi has powered the BJP to a historic victory as the party is set to win over 272 seats on its own, with the NDA on course to bag over 310 seats.

May 16, 2014, 12:11 PM IST