The notification for the first of the nine-phased Lok Sabha polls was issued Friday with this the process to constitute the 16th lower house of Parliament beginning in Assam and Tripura, an official said.
Assam Chief Minister Tarun Gogoi
cast his vote in Jorhat town, where state Assembly polls are
on in the first phase on Monday and expressed confidence that
Congress would form the government for the third straight
After being given a lifeline, Lavasa applied afresh for environmental clearance to the first phase of its Rs 3000-crore hill city project near Pune,
which is being considered by a high-level committee.
The NCP would contest 150 of the
243 assembly seats in Bihar and released the party`s first
list of 16 candidates today for the 47 assembly constituencies
going to poll in the first phase on October 21.
About 52 percent polling was recorded in 26 constituencies in the first of the five-phase Assembly elections in Jharkhand amid air surveillance and tight security on Wednesday, Election Commission officials said.