Independent candidate

President Ram Nath Kovind's kin fails to get BJP ticket, to contest as Independent

President Ram Nath Kovind's kin fails to get BJP ticket, to contest as Independent

Failing to get a BJP ticket for the local body elections, President Ram Nath Kovind's niece-in-law has filed her nomination as an Independent in Jhinjhak in Uttar Pradesh's Kanpur Dehat district.

Nov 10, 2017, 14:08 PM IST
Himachal Elections 2017: Independent candidate Vinod Kumar dies of cardiac arrest

Himachal Elections 2017: Independent candidate Vinod Kumar dies of cardiac arrest

Just days to go for Himachal Pradesh Assembly elections, independent candidate Vinod Kumar died on Monday due to sudden cardiac arrest.

Nov 06, 2017, 15:57 PM IST

Independent candidate shot at in Bihar

An independent candidate was shot at and seriously injured on Saturday in Bihar's Madhubani district and a time bomb was recovered near the gate of an out-of-favour BJP legislator who is contesting as independent candidate, police said.

Oct 10, 2015, 12:03 PM IST

Independent candidate withdraws nomination from Anantnag

An independent candidate today withdrew his candidature from Anantnag Lok Sabha seat in south Kashmir, leaving 12 candidates in the fray.

Apr 09, 2014, 19:31 PM IST

Independent candidate booked for violating code

A case has been registered
against the brother of an Independent candidate in Uttar
Pradesh Assembly polls for alleged violation of model code of
conduct in Khatoli area of the district, police said on Wednesday.

Feb 22, 2012, 15:27 PM IST

SGPC polls: Independent candidate`s son kidnapped

Son of an independent SGPC
candidate was thrashed in full public view here before
being kidnapped.

Sep 18, 2011, 11:09 AM IST

Independent candidate retires in favour of LJP

Kumar Raghvendra, an independent candidate in the fray for Bikram Assembly constituency in Patna district on Sunday retired in favour of LJP nominee
Siddharth Singh in Patna district.

Oct 31, 2010, 17:19 PM IST

Independent candidate for Kolasla by-poll arrested

An Independent candidate was
on Wednesday arrested while protesting against alleged harassment of
his supporters during the campaign for the November 7
by-elections to Kolasla assembly segment here.

Oct 28, 2009, 22:16 PM IST