Exit polls: CPI(M) to retain both LS seats in Tripura

Completely unaffected by the `Modi wave` and the BJP`s winning prospects, Tripura is likely to make CPI(M) invincible, as per the various exit polls conducted.

Bengal Congress aims to retain 2009 tally of six LS seats

Congress on Monday said its primary aim is to retain the six seats it had won in 2009 Lok Sabha polls in West Bengal and then work toward adding a few more seats in the election to the 42 constituencies in the state, which is set for a tough four-cornered contest.

267 candidates in fray for 17 LS seats in Telangana

As many as 267 candidates remained in fray for the 17 Lok Sabha seats in Telangana and 1,682 nominees for 119 Assembly seats, a top Election Commission official said on Saturday.

Maha Cong to find it hard to maintain LS seats won in 2009

Congress in Maharashtra has admitted that it is going to be a tough challenge for it to maintain its 2009 tally of 17 Lok Sabha seats in the upcoming general elections.

Cong to decide candidates for 16 LS seats through primaries

Apparently taking the leaf out of AAP strategy, Congress will decide candidates of 16 Lok Sabha constituencies including that of Union Minister Kapil Sibal`s Chandni Chowk in Delhi and young leader Meenakshi Natrajan`s Mandsaur in Madhya Pradesh through primaries.

CPI to contest 3 LS seats in Jharkhand, CPI-M 2

CPI and CPI(M) on Friday said the parties would contest three and two seats respectively in the Lok Sabha polls in Jharkhand.

Ramvilas Paswan for increasing LS seats

LJP supremo Ramvilas Paswan Saturday
urged the Centre to raise the number of Lok Sabha seats from
existing 543 to 814 and make provisions for quota for SC, ST,
other weaker sections of society and minorities.