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.

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.

BJP leading in nine seats in NE states

BJP was leading in nine while Congress was ahead in seven seats out of 25 Lok Sabha constituencies in eight North Eastern states as per early trends.

Congress stalwarts trailing in Rajasthan, BJP leading on 25

BJP was leading in all 25 Lok Sabha seats of Rajasthan where Congress stalwarts Sachin Pilot, Jitendra Singh, Chandresh Kumari, Namonarayan Meena, Girija Vyas and six sitting Congress MPs were trailing in 11 seats.

Lok Sabha Election Results: Winners and losers

As votes are being counted on Friday in the biggest elections that the world has ever seen, there have been surprise winners and losers. Here is a list of prominent candidates who lost or won.

Lok Sabha polls: SAD-BJP leads on 6, AAP 4, Cong 3 in Punjab

The SAD-BJP combine is leading on six seats out of 13 in Punjab while new entrant Aam Aadmi Party is set to create history as it is ahead on four seats as against three by Congress which includes Amritsar where BJP stalwart Arun Jaitley is all set to lose.

BJP fails to open account in Kerala

BJP has once again failed to open its account in Kerala, despite its senior leader O Rajagopal putting up a strong performance finishing runner-up to Congress`s Shashi Tharoor in Thiruvananthapuram.

DMK LS candidate`s wife dies of heart attack on counting day

DMK candidate in Ramanathapuram Lok Sabha constituency Mohammed Jaleel was bereaved hours ahead of counting of votes on Friday.

`Please God make Rahul Gandhi PM`, prays Congress

With exit polls predicting the worst-ever defeat of Congress in the General Elections, the party workers conducted prayers outside the Congress HQ on Friday.

Exit polls will be proved wrong: Congress

With exit polls predicting a victory for BJP-led National Democratic Alliance, Congress leaders sought to put a brave face.

Nitin Gadkari confident of winning from Nagpur

Expressing confidence of winning from Nagpur constituency, senior Bharatiya Janata Party leader Nitin Gadkari told reporters that he is very sure of winning with a good margin.

Kiran Bedi hails `PM` Narendra Modi, says it seems Indian democracy groomed him

Heaping praise on Bharatiya Janata Party`s prime ministerial candidate Narendra Modi, former cop and social worker Kiran Bedi on Friday said that the counry will for the first time get a PM who is well connected with the grouund realities.