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BJP denies ticket to Union Minister Vijay Sampla from Hoshiarpur, he terms it 'cow slaughter'

BJP denies ticket to Union Minister Vijay Sampla from Hoshiarpur, he terms it 'cow slaughter'

The BJP announced the name of sitting legislator and former civil servant Som Prakash to contest the Hoshiarpur seat this time.

Apr 23, 2019, 22:12 PM IST
Voters seal the fate of 1640 candidates in third phase of Lok Sabha election 2019

Voters seal the fate of 1640 candidates in third phase of Lok Sabha election 2019

The first two phases had registered 69.50% and 69.44% voter turnout respectively. 

Apr 23, 2019, 22:04 PM IST
BJP fields Sunny Deol from Gurdaspur, Kirron Kher gets ticket from Chandigarh

BJP fields Sunny Deol from Gurdaspur, Kirron Kher gets ticket from Chandigarh

The saffron party has also fielded Som Prakash from Hoshiarpur Lok Sabha seat.

Apr 23, 2019, 20:36 PM IST
Sikar Lok Sabha Constituency

Sikar Lok Sabha Constituency

Sikar covers eight assembly segments – Lachhmangarh, Dhod, Sikar, Danta Ramgarh, Khandela, Neem-Ka-Thana, Sri Madhopur and Chomu.

Apr 23, 2019, 19:16 PM IST
Delhi Lok Sabha seats set for an intense BJP vs AAP vs Congress fight

Delhi Lok Sabha seats set for an intense BJP vs AAP vs Congress fight

The seven parliamentary constituencies in Delhi are - Chandni Chowk, Northeast Delhi, East Delhi, New Delhi, Northwest Delhi, West Delhi and South Delhi.

Apr 23, 2019, 19:15 PM IST
Nagaur Lok Sabha Constituency

Nagaur Lok Sabha Constituency

Nagaur covers eight assembly segments – Ladnun, Deedwana, Jayal, Nagaur, Khinvsar, Makrana, Parbatsar and Nawan.

Apr 23, 2019, 19:13 PM IST
Karauli–Dholpur Lok Sabha Constituency

Karauli–Dholpur Lok Sabha Constituency

Karauli–Dholpur Lok Sabha constituency covers eight assembly segments – Hindaun, Todabhim, Karauli, Sapotra, Baseri, Bari, Dholpur Dholpur constitand Rajakhera.

Apr 23, 2019, 19:10 PM IST
Jhunjhunu Lok Sabha Constituency

Jhunjhunu Lok Sabha Constituency

Jhunjhunu constituency covers eight assembly segments – Pilani, Surajgarh, Jhunjhunu, Mandawa, Nawalgarh, Udaipurwati, Khetri and Fatehpur.

Apr 23, 2019, 19:07 PM IST
Sunny Deol—A BJP politician who epitomised patriotism on the silver screen

Sunny Deol—A BJP politician who epitomised patriotism on the silver screen

The buzz is strong that he is most likely to contest from the Gurdaspur constituency in Punjab.

Apr 23, 2019, 17:29 PM IST
Delhi Police to make big revelation in death of N D Tiwari's son Rohit Shekhar: Sources

Delhi Police to make big revelation in death of N D Tiwari's son Rohit Shekhar: Sources

According to police, only six persons were present inside the house when the incident took place and three out of six have been given clean chit by the police. 

Apr 23, 2019, 17:21 PM IST
Jaipur Rural Lok Sabha Constituency

Jaipur Rural Lok Sabha Constituency

Jaipur Rural constituency covers eight assembly segments – Kotputli, Viratnagar, Shahpura, Phulera, Jhotwara, Amber, Jamwa Ramgarh and Bansur.

Apr 23, 2019, 16:57 PM IST
Central forces asking people to vote for BJP in West Bengal, claims Mamata Banerjee

Central forces asking people to vote for BJP in West Bengal, claims Mamata Banerjee

Mamata alleged that the voters in Maldaha Dakshin and Balurghat constituencies, where polling is underway, are being asked by central forces to cast their votes in favour of the BJP.

Apr 23, 2019, 16:44 PM IST
 SC orders CBI to probe kidnapping of businessman by former MP Atiq Ahmed, transfers him to Gujarat jail

SC orders CBI to probe kidnapping of businessman by former MP Atiq Ahmed, transfers him to Gujarat jail

In a major trouble for former MP and gangster, Atiq Ahmed, the Supreme Court (SC) on Tuesday directed the CBI to investigate the alleged kidnapping and torturing of a businessman by Atiq  and his

Apr 23, 2019, 15:50 PM IST
Delhi High Court seeks response on posting law officers in jails

Delhi High Court seeks response on posting law officers in jails

A bench of Chief Justice Rajendra Menon and Justice Anup Jairam Bhambhani asked the government and Director General of Prisons to file a reply and listed the matter for further hearing on August 29.

Apr 23, 2019, 15:33 PM IST
Sadhvi Pragya Singh Thakur calls plea seeking to bar her from contesting election 'frivolous', 'politically motivated’

Sadhvi Pragya Singh Thakur calls plea seeking to bar her from contesting election 'frivolous', 'politically motivated’

It is to be noted that Sadhvi Pragya is an accused in the 2008 Malegaon blast case, which resulted in the death of six people and left over 100 injured.g

Apr 23, 2019, 15:33 PM IST
Jaipur Lok Sabha Constituency

Jaipur Lok Sabha Constituency

Jaipur constituency covers eight assembly segments – Hawa Mahal, Vidhyadhar Nagar, Civil Lines, Kishan Pole, Adarsh Nagar, Malviya Nagar, Sanganer and Bagru.

Apr 23, 2019, 15:24 PM IST
Chandrababu Naidu alleges Russians hack EVMs for 'some crores'

Chandrababu Naidu alleges Russians hack EVMs for 'some crores'

Hitting out at the Narendra Modi government, Andhra Pradesh Chief Minister Chandrababu Naidu called it 'very dangerous'. 

Apr 23, 2019, 15:05 PM IST
BJP workers thrash poll officer in UP's Moradabad for asking voters to 'press cycle button'

BJP workers thrash poll officer in UP's Moradabad for asking voters to 'press cycle button'

The BJP workers alleged that the officer was asking voters to "press the cycle button," election symbol of Samajwadi Party.

Apr 23, 2019, 15:04 PM IST
Sadhvi Pragya seeks dismissal of plea against her; calls it politically motivated

Sadhvi Pragya seeks dismissal of plea against her; calls it politically motivated

Sadhvi Pragya Singh Thakur, BJP's candidate from the Bhopal Lok Sabha seat in Madhya Pradesh, filed her reply in Mumbai NIA Court against the application by father of one of the victims of 2008

Apr 23, 2019, 14:53 PM IST
SC orders Gujarat to pay Rs 50 lakh to gang-rape victim Bilkis Bano

SC orders Gujarat to pay Rs 50 lakh to gang-rape victim Bilkis Bano

The Supreme Court Tuesday directed the Gujarat government to pay Rs 50 lakh compensation to Bilkis Yakub Rasool, a gang-rape victim during the 2002 Gujarat riots. 

Apr 23, 2019, 14:09 PM IST