Lok Sabha polls: Sushma to contest from Vidisha, Ram Kripal Yadav from Pataliputra

Former Union Minister Yashwant Sinha`s son Jayant and late Pramod Mahajan`s daughter Poonam were among the 100 candidates finalised today by BJP for Lok Sabha polls.

Lok Sabha polls: Mamata defends inclusion of celebrities in candidate list

Trinamool Congress chief Mamata Banerjee on Tuesday put up a strong defence against criticism that she stressed on glamour and star power while deciding the party`s list of Lok Sabha poll candidates, saying she wanted them to have a say in national politics.

Congress to finalise candidates list for Delhi Assembly polls today

After series of meetings and confabulations, Congress is all set to finalise its candidates for all 70 constituencies on Saturday when filing of nominations for the December 4 Assembly Election will begin.

K’taka polls: Congress in a fix over candidates’ selection

Opposition Congress is facing difficulty in finalising 47 candidates for the Karnataka Assembly elections in the backdrop of intense lobbying by senior party leaders in the high-stake polls.

CPI releases second list of candidates

The Communist Party of India (CPI)
Thursday released the second list of 15 more candidates for the Uttar Pradesh Assembly polls.

BJP declares list for UP, U`khand & Punjab polls

BJP Monday night declared its second
list comprising 81 candidates for Uttar Pradesh, along with candidates for 48 seats of Uttarakhand and 20 seats of Punjab for the forthcoming Assembly elections in these states.

UP polls: BSP not to field tainted minister

In an apparent bid to salvage its
image ahead of the next year`s UP Assembly polls, ruling BSP has decided not to field Higher Education Minister Rakesh Dhar Tripathi against whom allegations of corruption have been levelled.

From `crorepatis` to poor, Kerala poll fray has them all

One candidate has an enviable Rs 15 crore in assets while another has a paltry Rs 1,000 to his name. Candidates for the Kerala assembly polls come with diverse financial hues.

Trinamool unilaterally announces candidate list

Trinamool Congress Friday unilaterally announced its list of
228 candidates for the election to 294-member West Bengal
Assembly and set a Monday deadline for Congress to accept the
64 seats allotted to it.

WB polls: 8 ministers dropped from Left Front list

As per the list, CM Buddhadeb Bhattacharjee has been renominated from Jadavpur seat.