Lok Sabha elections

BJP announces series of party meetings before 2019 polls

BJP announces series of party meetings before 2019 polls

The party's national executive meeting will be held on January 11-12 in Delhi and will be attended by party's  office-bearers from across the country.

Dec 13, 2018, 20:25 PM IST
BJP may field Madhuri Dixit from Pune in 2019 Lok Sabha elections

BJP may field Madhuri Dixit from Pune in 2019 Lok Sabha elections

In June this year, BJP chief Amit Shah had met actor Madhuri Dixit at her residence in Mumbai during his party's 'Sampark for Samarthan'.

Dec 06, 2018, 21:02 PM IST
Uma Bharti won’t contest 2019 Lok Sabha elections, to go on Ram temple, Ganga ‘sabbatical’

Uma Bharti won’t contest 2019 Lok Sabha elections, to go on Ram temple, Ganga ‘sabbatical’

The BJP leader said that she would take a break from active politics to focus on the issue of Ram temple and cleanliness of river Ganga.

Dec 04, 2018, 16:00 PM IST
Sunil Arora to be appointed as next Chief Election Commissioner

Sunil Arora to be appointed as next Chief Election Commissioner

The Election Commission will hold the 2019 general election under him.

Nov 26, 2018, 23:01 PM IST
BJP will bag 297-303 seats in 2019 Lok Sabha elections, claims survey commissioned by Piyush Goyal

BJP will bag 297-303 seats in 2019 Lok Sabha elections, claims survey commissioned by Piyush Goyal

For the 2019 elections, the survey was conducted out in August-September, he said.

Nov 18, 2018, 08:47 AM IST
Mamata Banerjee ministers given charge of 4 states as TMC eyes 2019 Lok Sabha elections

Mamata Banerjee ministers given charge of 4 states as TMC eyes 2019 Lok Sabha elections

The states where TMC will be contesting are Assam, Jharkhand, Orissa and Tripura

Nov 16, 2018, 19:23 PM IST
A day after meeting Deve Gowda, Chandrababu Naidu to meet Stalin in Chennai on Friday

A day after meeting Deve Gowda, Chandrababu Naidu to meet Stalin in Chennai on Friday

TDP chief N Chandrababu had last week met Congress president Rahul Gandhi in the national capital on November 1.

Nov 09, 2018, 09:28 AM IST
NDA’s seat sharing deal for 2019 Lok Sabha elections likely to hit Paswan-Kushwaha roadblock in Bihar

NDA’s seat sharing deal for 2019 Lok Sabha elections likely to hit Paswan-Kushwaha roadblock in Bihar

NDA constituents LJP and RLSP made it clear on Thursday that they want to contest on the same number of seats in the next Lok Sabha election as in 2014.

Nov 09, 2018, 08:40 AM IST
BJP’s Uttar Pradesh unit holds preparatory meeting for 2019 Lok Sabha elections

BJP’s Uttar Pradesh unit holds preparatory meeting for 2019 Lok Sabha elections

The Uttar Pradesh unit of the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) held a preparatory meeting in Lucknow on Monday for the 2019 Lok Sabha elections.

Oct 29, 2018, 22:28 PM IST
Marathon meet of RSS, BJP and UP government focuses on winning Lok Sabha elections

Marathon meet of RSS, BJP and UP government focuses on winning Lok Sabha elections

Rajiv Srivastava reports that the meeting began at around 10:30am and lasted for nearly six hours.

Oct 24, 2018, 21:38 PM IST
Arvind Kejriwal kick-starts door-to-door campaign for 2019 Lok Sabha elections

Arvind Kejriwal kick-starts door-to-door campaign for 2019 Lok Sabha elections

Delhi Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal on Sunday started door to door campaign doe the Lok Sabha elections 2019 in the national capital. 

Oct 21, 2018, 19:37 PM IST
BBC to offer 'reality check' service during 2019 elections to counter fake news

BBC to offer 'reality check' service during 2019 elections to counter fake news

With general elections coming up, Director of BBC World Service Group feels "it is vital people have access to news they can trust". 

Sep 24, 2018, 16:18 PM IST
'T20' and corporate-style targets: How BJP is preparing for 2019 Lok Sabha elections

'T20' and corporate-style targets: How BJP is preparing for 2019 Lok Sabha elections

This 'T20' will not see PM Modi or Amit Shah padding up.

Sep 16, 2018, 23:38 PM IST
BSP ready to face elections alone: Mayawati threatens lethal blow to opposition alliance

BSP ready to face elections alone: Mayawati threatens lethal blow to opposition alliance

The readiness to face elections would be a severe blow to the opposition not only for the 2019 Lok Sabha elections, and seems aimed at a settlement in the coming Madhya Pradesh elections.

Sep 16, 2018, 20:25 PM IST
PM Modi blows the bugle for 2019 Lok Sabha elections with 'Ajey Bharat Atal BJP' slogan

PM Modi blows the bugle for 2019 Lok Sabha elections with 'Ajey Bharat Atal BJP' slogan

Prime Minister Narendra Modi said that people who cannot stand together are now joining hands to form the Mahagathbandhan against the BJP.

Sep 09, 2018, 17:42 PM IST
Article 35A: After panchayat polls, National Conference threatens to boycott assembly, Lok Sabha elections

Article 35A: After panchayat polls, National Conference threatens to boycott assembly, Lok Sabha elections

"First, do justice to us and clear your (Centre) stand (on Article 35-A). If your plan is that (weakening Jammu and Kashmir's special position), then our ways are separate. Then we cannot have elections. Not only these (urban local bodies and panchayat) polls, but we will also boycott the assembly and parliamentary elections then," said Farooq Abdullah.

Sep 08, 2018, 17:07 PM IST
Kanhaiya Kumar may contest 2019 Lok Sabha elections as Mahagathbandhan candidate

Kanhaiya Kumar may contest 2019 Lok Sabha elections as Mahagathbandhan candidate

While Kanhaiya Kumar is officially expected to contest the elections on a CPM ticket, he will be fielded under the banner of Mahagathbandhan, as a joint candidate.

Sep 02, 2018, 16:50 PM IST
Some people in NDA do not wish to see Modi as PM again: Upendra Kushwaha

Some people in NDA do not wish to see Modi as PM again: Upendra Kushwaha

A section of media had recently reported that an arrangement had been made between the BJP and its allies for the 2019 elections.

Aug 31, 2018, 21:20 PM IST
Rahul Gandhi's plane was just 20 seconds away from crashing, says DGCA

Rahul Gandhi's plane was just 20 seconds away from crashing, says DGCA

Congress president Rahul Gandhi's plane was just 20 seconds away from the crash, the Directorate General of Civil Aviation said in its report. 

Aug 31, 2018, 20:14 PM IST
Opposition unity efforts are like Chipko movement: Yogi Adityanath

Opposition unity efforts are like Chipko movement: Yogi Adityanath

Taking a dig at the Opposition's unity bid, Uttar Pradesh Chief Minister Yogi Adityanath today described it as a Chipko movement.

Aug 29, 2018, 22:13 PM IST

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