General elections 2013

Parties divided over Election Commission`s move for transparency in funding

Political parties are divided over Election Commission`s move to bring in transparency and accountability in their funding with Congress opposing proposal and BJP failing to give its response.

Jan 27, 2014, 18:35 PM IST

Children put their demands before political parties

As the country heads for general elections in a few months, more than 300 children from 16 states came together Monday to urge political parties to consider their demands.

Nov 18, 2013, 23:56 PM IST

Pawar to hold `stock-taking` meeting on LS poll preparations

NCP president and Union Agriculture Minister Sharad Pawar has called a two-day meeting to review the political situation in the 22 constituencies where the party had fielded candidates in 2009.

Apr 25, 2013, 19:57 PM IST

NDA has every chance of coming to power: Vinod Khanna

Actor-turned-politician Vinod Khanna on Saturday said the BJP-led NDA had every chance to come to power in the next Lok Sabha elections.

Apr 06, 2013, 21:07 PM IST

Pakistan polls: 2 tribal women to contest for first time

Two women from Pakistan`s restive northwest have made history by becoming the first tribal women to file nomination papers for the May 11 parliamentary polls.

Apr 01, 2013, 14:24 PM IST