Organisational polls should reinvigorate, rejuvenate Congress: Rahul Gandhi

Congress Vice President Rahul Gandhi Tuesday said the organisational elections should be utilised to "reinvigorate and rejuvenate" the party following the debacle in the Lok Sabha and Assembly polls.

Election Commission to present awards to media organisations

The Election Commission of India (ECI) plans to give away the National Media Awards to media houses for conducting campaigns to educate and make voters aware of the 2014 Lok Sabha elections.

Godse should have targeted Nehru, says RSS; Congress hits back
Godse should have targeted Nehru, says RSS; Congress hits back

The Rashtriya Swayamsewak Sangh (RSS) has stirred a hornet's nest by suggesting in an article in its mouthpiece 'Kesari' that Mahatma Gandhi's assassin Nathuram Godse should have killed former prime minister Jawahar Lal Nehru instead.

Raj Thackeray speaks of state autonomy, says MNS won't contest LS polls

Justifying his party's demand for autonomy for states, as spelled out in its 'blue-print' for Maharashtra's development, Raj Thackeray on Monday said MNS would not be contesting the Lok Sabha elections henceforth.

Recast of AAP's Kerala unit on the cards

In view of its poor show in the Lok Sabha elections in Kerala and internal commotions, the state unit of Aam Admi Party is all set for a total revamp based on the "Mission Vistaar" announced by the party's national leadership.

Rajasthan CM Raje takes a swipe at PM Modi?

Rajasthan Chief Minister Vasundhara Raje has said that if "anyone" thinks that that person was responsible for the BJP's sweeping victory in the Lok Sabha elections this year and Assembly polls last year, then the person should have a "rethink", comments interpreted as a jibe at Prime Minister Narendra Modi.

Watch: Narendra Modi's last interview in America 15 years ago

In his last interview in the United States as the then BJP general secretary, Narendra Modi talked about the BJP's agenda for the 1999 Lok Sabha elections,Atal Bihari Vajpayee government, the Kargil War and Congress chief Sonia Gandhi.

Offence registered against Rajasthan for inflammatory speech

A non-cognisable offence has been registered against MNS chief Raj Thackeray for allegedly giving an inflammatory speech during campaigning ahead of the Lok Sabha elections, police said on Friday.

Bypoll results: BJP suffers jolt in Rajasthan, loses ground in UP

BJP suffered a jolt in Rajasthan winning just one of the four seats and was losing ground in Uttar Pradesh where Samajwadi Party(SP) was ahead during counting of votes in the bypolls Tuesday exactly four months after it swept the two states in Lok Sabha elections.

Smriti Irani to build Amethi as political base, to push for development

Union HRD minister Smriti Irani might have lost the recent Lok Sabha election to Congress Vice-President Rahul Gandhi, but she has no plans of abandoning the constituency, and is instead planning to develop it as her political base.

Desertion in Congress due to Lok Sabha poll results: Adhir

In the wake of party MLAs, leaders and workers regularly deserting the party, state Congress president Adhir Chowdhury on Tuesday said the trend is due to the party's performance in the Lok Sabha Elections.

Counting for MP by-polls on Monday

The ruling BJP and Opposition Congress in Madhya Pradesh are eagerly waiting for the results to be declared on Monday of the by-elections to three Assembly seats held last week.

Election now will fetch BJP more seats: Opinion poll

As the Narendra Modi government prepares to complete three months, a survey has found that the BJP will get 314 seats, 32 more than what it got, if a Lok Sabha election was held now.

Clamour to see Jaya as AIADMK chief lead to flood of nominations

AIADMK supremo and Chief Minister Jayalalithaa`s re-election as party General Secretary is certain but leaders continue to swarm the party headquarters here to file papers on her behalf which they see as an opportunity to express their loyalty.

Modi should be given time to perform: Raj Thackeray

MNS chief Raj Thackeray on Sunday said people of the country have reposed faith in Narendra Modi in the Lok Sabha elections and he should be given some time to perform.

Modi wave fading: Prakash Ambedkar

`The Narendra Modi wave` which swept the Lok Sabha elections earlier this year was on the decline and it may not fetch similar results for BJP in the coming Maharashtra assembly elections, Bharip Bahujan Mahasangh president Prakash Ambedkar said here on Saturday.

It won`t be business as usual within Congress: Tharoor

It won`t be "business as usual" in the Congress after the severe drubbing in the elections and party president Sonia Gandhi would soon fix accountability and take decisions on revamping the party, former Union Minister Shashi Tharoor said Wednesday.

PDP hits back at Omar after his LS polls allegation

Opposition Peoples Democratic Party on Friday hit back at Chief Minister Omar Abdullah saying he had "insulted" people of the state by accusing PDP of using "ill-gotten money" to "buy" public support in the recent Lok Sabha elections.

A collective error of judgement?

It’s been over two months since Narendra Modi was sworn in as the Prime Minister of India.

BJP Parliamentary Board appreciates Rajnath`s leadership

The BJP Parliamentary Board, the highest decision-making body of the party, today unanimously resolved to express their gratitude to outgoing President Rajnath Singh for leading the party to power in Lok Sabha elections.