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UP Chief Minister Yogi Adityanath to  kick off civic poll campaign from Ayodhya

UP Chief Minister Yogi Adityanath to kick off civic poll campaign from Ayodhya

The Uttar Pradesh Chief Minister Yogi Adityanath will kick off the campaign for urban local body polls from the temple town of Ayodhya tomorrow.

Nov 13, 2017, 12:48 PM IST
Himachal Pradesh elections 2017: Congress poll campaign to rake up Jay Amit Shah firm issue

Himachal Pradesh elections 2017: Congress poll campaign to rake up Jay Amit Shah firm issue

The Congress on Thursday said it will rake up the issue of spike in turnover of a firm owned by BJP chief Amit Shah`s son Jay Shah during the campaigning for the upcoming Himachal Pradesh assembly polls to counter BJP`s allegations of corruption.

Oct 12, 2017, 23:20 PM IST
MCD elections 2017: After roping in celebrities, Delhi BJP now planning theme song for poll campaign

MCD elections 2017: After roping in celebrities, Delhi BJP now planning theme song for poll campaign

After roping in celebrities, Delhi BJP is now planning to have its own election theme song to add zing to its campaign in the high-stakes MCD polls.

Mar 19, 2017, 10:54 AM IST
Five out of six ministers of Arvind Kejriwal government out of Delhi for poll campaigning!

Five out of six ministers of Arvind Kejriwal government out of Delhi for poll campaigning!

Five out of the six ministers of the Delhi government were out of the national capital on Thursday, leaving the burden of entire government working on the only AAP minister left behind in Delhi, Imran Hussain.

Feb 02, 2017, 21:21 PM IST
Arvind Kejriwal accuses Akali Dal of funding Congress campaign in Punjab

Arvind Kejriwal accuses Akali Dal of funding Congress campaign in Punjab

Aam Aadmi Party (AAP) convenor Arvind Kejriwal on Monday alleged that BJP ally Shiromani Akali Dal (SAD) was funding Punjab Congress leader, Captain Amarinder Singh`s, poll campaign.

Oct 24, 2016, 09:47 AM IST
PM Modi's rally in Coimbatore today to mark BJP's pre-poll campaign in Tamil Nadu

PM Modi's rally in Coimbatore today to mark BJP's pre-poll campaign in Tamil Nadu

With the assembly elections a few months away in Tamil Nadu, Prime Minister Narendra Modi will on Tuesday address a public meeting here, being billed by the party as the launch of its poll campaign and "a turning point rally" in the history of the state politics.

Feb 02, 2016, 04:56 AM IST

No legal bar on campaign outside poll-going constituencies: EC

The Election Commission on Monday ruled that there is no legal bar on campaigning outside constituencies going to polls, a decision which came a day after the grand alliance demanded a ban on live telecast of Prime Minister Narendra Modi's rallies as it could influence voters in the first phase of Bihar elections on Monday.

Oct 13, 2015, 00:50 AM IST

BJP to go for multi-media campaign

 BJP will bring out a multi-media presentation highlighting the achievements of one-year of NDA government based on interviews of key Union Ministers, which will also be used for Bihar assembly poll campaign.

Jun 05, 2015, 23:00 PM IST

Mexico ends poll campaign marred by deaths, boycotts

Mexico ended campaigning for Sunday`s elections with close to 20 deaths and boycotts by teachers unions and the parents of 43 missing students marring the runup to the legislative polls, Spanish news agency Efe reported on Thursday.

Jun 04, 2015, 16:52 PM IST

Turkey PM kicks off ruling party's poll campaign

Turkish Prime Minister Ahmet Davutoglu on Wednesday kicked off his ruling party's campaign for June 7 legislative elections, vowing to change the constitution in order to create a presidential system.

Apr 16, 2015, 00:18 AM IST
Amit Shah sounds Bihar poll bugle, attacks Nitish, Lalu

Amit Shah sounds Bihar poll bugle, attacks Nitish, Lalu

Sounding the bugle for Bihar Assembly polls due months from now, BJP chief Amit Shah Tuesday mocked at the proposed merger of the 'Janata Parivar' ahead of the elections, saying "zero plus zero remains a zero" and asserted nobody can prevent the saffron party from coming to power in the state.

Apr 14, 2015, 06:33 AM IST

AAP violated Model Code: EC

 Holding that Aam Aadmi Party prima facie violated the Model Code of Conduct by allegedly using the photo of BJP's CM nominee Kiran Bedi without her permission in its campaign, Election Commission on Saturday issued a show-cause notice to its national secretary Pankaj Gupta asking why action should not be taken against him.

Jan 31, 2015, 22:00 PM IST

Nitish to address rallies in all 243 assembly constituencies

 Senior JD(U) leader Nitish Kumar will hold 'Sampark' rallies in all 243 constituencies of the state starting from January 17, as part of his party's preparation for the upcoming Assembly elections in Bihar.

Jan 04, 2015, 22:38 PM IST

Delhi BJP launches digital 'Raths' for campaigning

 Amidst a steady drizzle, Delhi BJP on Saturday launched digital 'raths' showing 3D images of Prime Minister Narendra Modi and playing his speech as part of the campaign for the upcoming assembly elections.

Jan 03, 2015, 19:02 PM IST

BJP plans mega rally in Delhi to kick-start poll campaign

 BJP will kick-start its campaign to capture power in Delhi at a mega rally here on January 10 to be addressed by Prime Minister Narendra Modi and Chief Ministers of Haryana, Jharkhand and Maharashtra where the party formed government after winning the polls recently.

Dec 31, 2014, 20:25 PM IST
Lankan star urges Salman Khan to stay away from country's pol

Lankan star urges Salman Khan to stay away from country's pol

Sri Lankan actor-turned politician Ranjan Ramanayake today asked Bollywood star Salman Khan to stay away from the country's politics, a day after he campaigned for the incumbent President Rajapaksha.

Dec 30, 2014, 15:20 PM IST

J&K polls: Sonia Gandhi to campaign in Ramban on Nov 21

All India Congress Committee President Sonia Gandhi will be campaigning for its party candidate and address a public rally in Ramban district of Jammu and Kashmir on November 21.

Nov 18, 2014, 01:10 AM IST

BJP to take up with EC reports of Chautala participating in campaigning

 BJP today said it will take up with the Election Commission reports of INLD Chief Om Parkash Chautala participating in poll campaign in Haryana, saying it was violative of rules and Model Code of Conduct since he has been jailed in connection with the teachers recuitment scam.

Oct 01, 2014, 20:29 PM IST
Maharashtra polls: BJP to launch massive campaign 'Mulukh Maidan' from Monday

Maharashtra polls: BJP to launch massive campaign 'Mulukh Maidan' from Monday

 The Maharashtra unit of BJP will kick start a massive election campaign with 'Mulukh Maidan', under which the party will hold 300 rallies in two days, starting Monday.

Sep 28, 2014, 23:06 PM IST

NCP's poll campaign begins from Kolhapur

day after the NCP inducted eight sitting independent legislators into its partyfold ahead of the state Assembly elections, the party is set to kickstart its first leg of campaign by holding a public rally at Kolhapur in Western Maharashtra Tuesday.

Sep 16, 2014, 14:52 PM IST