UP debacle: Congress set for major overhaul

With Lok Sabha polls not far away, a drastic reorganisation of the Uttar Pradesh Congress appears to be on the cards.

Increase in women voter turnout in India

Do Akhilesh Yadav and Prakash Singh Badal owe their victory to the women?

Increase in women voter turnout in India

Do Akhilesh Yadav and Prakash Singh Badal owe their victory to the women?

DMK chief congratulates Badal, Ibobi Singh

DMK president M Karunanidhi Thursday
congratulated CM of Punjab and Manipur, Parkash Singh Badal and O Ibobi Singh, respectively, for their poll victory in these states.

BJP not credible alternative to Cong: CPI(M)

The CPI(M) Thursday said the Congress
had suffered a "setback" in the recent assembly election and the BJP was "not seen as a credible alternative" to that party.

Two new women in Uttarakhand Assembly

Five women, including two new legislators, have been elected this time to the Uttarakhand Assembly.

PM congratulates Mulayam, Badal, Parrikar

Prime Minister Manmohan Singh congratulates Samajwadi Party, Akali Dal and BJP for their victory in the Assembly elections.

‘Congress followed negative appeasement politics’

Asserting that development has to reach every citizen of the country, an extremely pleased BJP leader Nirmala Sitharaman on Tuesday charged the Congress Party with following negative appeasement politics to woo voters.

Will Khanduri prove poll pundits wrong?

There were two factors -- Khanduri’s anti-corruption agenda and Nishank’s corruption -- which had to decide BJP’s fate in Uttarakhand.

Uttarakhand: Will Cong manage to dislodge BJP?

After a whirlwind campaign in the hilly state of Uttarakhand, the Congress is sanguine about a victory in the Assembly elections.

Record 81% voting in Goa, 100% in one booth

Goa witnessed a huge turnout for the Assembly elections on Saturday with a record 81 percent voters casting their ballots.

Postal ballot system needs improvement: Experts

Little has been done to change the old postal ballot system, which is at the
centre of a raging controversy in Uttarakhand, experts said.

UP polls 5th phase: Over 59 % voter turnout

Over 59 % turnout was on Thursday
recorded in the fifth phase of Uttar Pradesh Assembly elections for 49 seats spread over 13 districts.

Vote to get rid of fear and backwardness: Priyanka

Congress star campaigner Priyaka Gandhi Thursday asked people to exercise
their franchise for a new trend in politics which is dedicated
to people.

Team Anna starts UP tour

Team Anna members Thursday began
their Uttar Pradesh tour with a fervent appeal to voters to understand the strength of their franchise and cast their ballots in favour of honest and responsible candidates.

Will waive off UP farmers` loans: Mulayam

Samajwadi Party president Mulayam Singh Yadav Thursday said if his party was voted to power, agricultural loans of upto Rs 50,000 would be waived off.

‘UP suffering due to Congress’ wrong policies’

BSP chief Mayawati on Wednesday began her election campaign from Sitapur, while blaming the wrong economic policies of the Congress for lack of development in Uttar Pradesh.

Priyanka to campaign in Rae Bareli, Amethi

With polling in three states over,
Congress star campaigners would now be concentrating on Uttar Pradesh with Priyanka Gandhi camping in twin constituencies of Rae Bareli and Amethi from February 3.

Heavy voting in Punjab: Who will pay the price?

Having set a new record with 76.63 percent voting in Punjab`s election to 117 assembly seats, voters have left the main parties and leaders in a state of anxiety till the results finally come out March 6.

Will Mayawati`s magic work in 2012?

Her rock solid Dalit support may still be intact. But with charges of corruption and poor governance enveloping her, Chief Minister Mayawati may find the going tough in Uttar Pradesh, say political activists and pundits.