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Presidential polls begin in Mongolia

The polls mainly involve candidates from three leading parties, who have offered different measures to ease the government's mounting debt pressure if elected to office, Xinhua news agency reported.

Jun 26, 2017, 09:09 AM IST

Over 1,600 candidates register for Iran's presidential election

More than 1,600 candidates have registered to run for Iranian presidency as the registration for May 19 presidential election closed on Saturday.

Apr 16, 2017, 09:23 AM IST

UP polls: Uncle Shivpal figures in Akhilesh Yadav's first list of 191 candidates

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Jan 20, 2017, 17:11 PM IST

BSP releases 2nd list of 100 candidates for U.P. assembly election

BSP released 2nd list of 100 candidates for U.P. assembly election. Watch complete news story of Top 10 U.P. Punjab News to get the detailed news updates!

Jan 07, 2017, 14:44 PM IST
28 of Bihar's Super 30 crack ITT-JEE this year

28 of Bihar's Super 30 crack ITT-JEE this year

Super 30 was selected by Time magazine in the list of 'The Best of Asia 2010'.

Jun 12, 2016, 18:38 PM IST

Kerala Assembly Elections 2016: Congress announces three more candidates

Congress on Saturday announced three more candidates for the Kerala Assembly elections and changed its nominees for two seats.

Apr 09, 2016, 23:57 PM IST

Assam Assembly polls 2016: Decline in number of candidates with criminal records

There has been a decline of three per cent in the number of candidates with criminal records contesting Assam Assembly polls this year as compared to 2011 elections, an NGO said on the basis of self-sworn affidavits of the candidates.

Apr 08, 2016, 23:11 PM IST

586 candidates in fray for first phase of 2016 Assam Assembly Elections

The nominations of 586 candidates have been found valid for the sixty five constituencies going to the poll in the first phase of Assembly elections on April 4.

Mar 20, 2016, 18:27 PM IST
Grzegorz Gajewski to help Viswanathan Anand in his bid to regain world title

Grzegorz Gajewski to help Viswanathan Anand in his bid to regain world title

Anand will hope to gain a lot from the Pole.

Nov 06, 2015, 22:06 PM IST

Bihar Assembly Elections: 586 candidates in the fray for 1st phase after withdrawal

Altogether 586 candidates are in the fray from 49 seats in the first phase of Bihar Assembly elections on the last day of withdrawal of nominations on Saturday.

Sep 27, 2015, 00:24 AM IST

Five Republicans tied atop 2016 presidential race: poll

Five White House hopefuls are tied atop the Republican nomination race, a national poll released Thursday showed, making it anyone`s guess who will battle likely Democratic nominee Hillary Clinton in 2016.

May 28, 2015, 15:36 PM IST

BJP announces candidates for MP mayoral polls

The Madhya Pradesh BJP has announced its candidates for Bhopal, Indore and Jabalpur mayoral elections to be held on January 31, party sources said here on Sunday.

Jan 04, 2015, 20:40 PM IST

SP, BSP name candidates for biennial poll to UP Vidhan Sabha

Uttar Pradesh Health minister Ahmad Hasan is among eight candidates declared by ruling Samajwadi Party for biennial election to 12 seats of Upper House of the state legislature, while opposition BSP has fielded three candidates including Mayawati confidante Naseemuddin Siddiqui.

Jan 04, 2015, 17:36 PM IST
Ajinkya Rahane, R Ashwin in fray to become Virat Kohli's deputy

Ajinkya Rahane, R Ashwin in fray to become Virat Kohli's deputy

The sudden decision of Mahendra Singh Dhoni to retire from Test cricket has also given rise to a question as to who will be Virat Kohli's deputy with the names of Ajinkya Rahane and Ravichandran Ashwin emerging as possible candidates.

Jan 01, 2015, 18:31 PM IST

Congress starts candidate selection process for Delhi polls

In an effort to finalise the candidates' list for upcoming assembly polls well in advance, Delhi Congress today asked all ticket aspirants to file their applications by December 20.

Dec 04, 2014, 22:15 PM IST

J&K polls: 145 candidates left in fray for 3rd phase

A total of 145 candidates are left for third phase Assembly polls in Jammu and Kashmir after the scrutiny of the nomination papers ended on Saturday, an EC official said.

Nov 22, 2014, 21:57 PM IST

J&K poll: Over 67% candidates in phase 1 school dropouts

 More than 67 percent candidates for the five Assembly segments of the Valley going to polls in the first of the five-phased elections in Jammu and Kashmir have had only school education or less.

Nov 16, 2014, 18:14 PM IST

Delhi polls: AAP's first list of candidates out, features controversial Somnath Bharti

A day after launching 'Delhi Dialogue' campaign gearing up for the election in the national capital, the Aam Aadmi Party on Thursday released first list of 22 candidates for the upcoming assembly election in Delhi.

Nov 13, 2014, 16:27 PM IST