Post poll changes in Obama's foreign policy ruled out

With opinion polls predicting a Democratic Party defeat in the mid-term polls, the White House has ruled out any change in President Barack Obama's foreign policy as a long-term India watcher said a Republican- dominated Congress is unlikely to affect India-US ties.

BJP expecting Lok Sabha polls to be announced `anytime`: Venkaiah Naidu

The BJP was expecting the Lok Sabha polls to be announced `anytime now`, senior BJP leader M Venkaiah Naidu said on Thursday.

Mid-term polls possible in November, says BJP

BJP today said the country was headed towards mid-term polls and that the Lok Sabha elections could take place as early as October or November.

There would be no mid-term polls: Digvijay Singh

Congress General Secretary Digvijay Singh on Saturday ruled out the possibility of mid-term polls in the country and expected "smooth functioning" of the upcoming Parliament session.

UPA govt on `ventilator`: M Venkaiah Naidu

BJP said the UPA government at the Centre was on a "ventilator" supported by SP and BSP which were always talking about mid-term polls.

`No threat to UPA, but NCP ready for early polls`

Pawar was in the city today to preside over the fifth national convention of NCP, attended by the party delegates from all over the country.

UPA to last till 2014: Rajiv Shukla

The BJP had yesterday said at the party`s National Council Meeting in Surajkund, Haryana that it was unlikely the UPA government would sustain till 2014.

Akhilesh says SP ready for snap polls, blames PM for economic situation

Akhilesh also attacked Prime Minister Manmohan Singh, holding him responsible for the difficult economic situation.

`Old man` in hurry for mid-term polls: Bansal

Slamming the BJP for disruption of Parliament, Government on Friday accused it of taking the country to "nadir" of Parliamentary discourse.

Marandi asks party workers to prepare for mid-term polls

Former Jharkhand Chief Minister Babulal Marandi on Sunday called upon JVM party workers to prepare for a mid-term poll.

Oppn day dreaming of mid-term polls: Congress

Congress on Monday dismissed BJP`s
prediction of mid-term polls as "day dreaming".

Mid-term Lok Sabha polls possible: Sushma Swaraj

Claiming that the government at the Centre is actually in a minority, BJP leader Sushma Swaraj said mid-term elections are a possibility.

SP supremo Mulayam hints at mid-term polls

Samajwadi Party supremo Mulayam Singh Yadav on Friday hinted at possible mid-term general elections.

Amid mid-term poll talk, PM to host UPA dinner

With speculations rife for mid-term polls and UPA allies giving a tough time to the Congress, Prime Minister Manmohan Singh is hosting a dinner on Tuesday for coalition constituents.

Trivedi backtracks on mid-term poll remark

Speaking on Wednesday at a function organised by an English daily, Dinesh Trivedi said the general elections could happen “sooner rather than later”.

Congress rules out mid-term polls in New Year

Despite allies striking discordant
notes and virtually vetoing key decisions, Congress ruled out mid-term polls in the New Year.

`FDI in retail suspended to avoid mid-term polls`

Pranab Mukherjee apologised to members who had supported the government in allowing FDI in retail.

Advani is BJP choice for PM: Jaswant Singh

BJP leader Jaswant Singh said there is no dispute within the party on the
leadership issue and LK Advani is the unanimous choice for PM`s post.

Time for mid-term polls: Rajnath

Noting that the country Friday faced
internal and external security threats besides a serious economic crisis due to misguided policies of the UPA, former BJP president Rajnath Singh has demanded immediate midterm polls.

Mayawati sees possibility of mid-term LS polls

Uttar Pradesh Chief
Minister Mayawati on Saturday said mid-term polls could not be ruled
as the UPA may not complete its tenure.