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9 Lok Sabha seats in West Bengal to vote in last phase on Sunday, 111 candidates in fray

9 Lok Sabha seats in West Bengal to vote in last phase on Sunday, 111 candidates in fray

An electorate of 1,49,63,064 will decide the fate of 111 candidates in these nine seats.

May 18, 2019, 14:40 PM IST
Key constituencies in final phase of 2019 Lok Sabha poll

Key constituencies in final phase of 2019 Lok Sabha poll

As campaigning for the seventh and final phase of Lok Sabha elections in 59 parliamentary constituencies ended on Friday, over 10.17 crore voters across seven states and one Union Territory are

May 18, 2019, 14:18 PM IST
Full list of 59 constituencies going to vote in seventh phase of Lok Sabha election 2019 on May 19

Full list of 59 constituencies going to vote in seventh phase of Lok Sabha election 2019 on May 19

The fate of 918 candidates contesting will be at stake in these 59 Lok Sabha constituencies which are going to vote on Sunday. Over 10.01 lakh voters are eligible to exercise their franchise in the

May 18, 2019, 14:06 PM IST
CEC slams row over Election Commissioner Lavasa's dissent, says ‘members not clones’

CEC slams row over Election Commissioner Lavasa's dissent, says ‘members not clones’

CEC Arora, however, added that the diversion of views between the ECs are not put out in public domain unless the concerned ECs/CECs revealed them in books after completion of their terms. 

May 18, 2019, 14:00 PM IST
Fabricated stories being created against Narendra Modi, Amit Shah: Mukhtar Abbas Naqvi

Fabricated stories being created against Narendra Modi, Amit Shah: Mukhtar Abbas Naqvi

Claiming that stories that no other senior leader apart from Modi and Shah are allowed to speak their mind are "fabricated", Naqvi said Modi has been the biggest victim of "political intolerance" and

May 18, 2019, 13:54 PM IST
Former union ministers Kantilal Bhuria, Arun Yadav among other greenhorns in fray in Madhya Pradesh

Former union ministers Kantilal Bhuria, Arun Yadav among other greenhorns in fray in Madhya Pradesh

The constituencies in the state going to polls in the last round are Dewas, Ujjain, Mandsaur, Ratlam, Dhar, Indore, Khargone and Khandwa. All eight seats are held by the BJP.

May 18, 2019, 13:40 PM IST
Mayawati slams PM Modi, wonders if 2019 Varanasi will repeat 1977 Raebareli

Mayawati slams PM Modi, wonders if 2019 Varanasi will repeat 1977 Raebareli

The BSP chief hit out at PM Modi and UP CM Adityanath, accusing them of spreading hatred across the country.

May 18, 2019, 13:30 PM IST
Godse killed Gandhi's body, people like Pragya killing his soul: Kailash Satyarthi

Godse killed Gandhi's body, people like Pragya killing his soul: Kailash Satyarthi

Sadhvi Pragya sparked a huge controversy on Thursday after she praised Mahatma Gandhi's assassin Nathuram Godse and dubbed him a real "patriot".

May 18, 2019, 13:00 PM IST
Akali top gun Sukhbir Singh Badal to battle it out with ex-colleague Sher Singh Ghubaya in Punjab's Ferozepur

Akali top gun Sukhbir Singh Badal to battle it out with ex-colleague Sher Singh Ghubaya in Punjab's Ferozepur

Last month, however, Ghubaya joined the Congress and was subsequently given a ticket, a move that left many Congressmen fuming.

May 18, 2019, 12:56 PM IST
Chandrababu Naidu meets Rahul Gandhi, discusses firming up anti-BJP front

Chandrababu Naidu meets Rahul Gandhi, discusses firming up anti-BJP front

TDP chief Chandrababu Naidu on Saturday met Congress president Rahul Gandhi and discussed firming up an anti-BJP front to keep the saffron party out of power after poll results are declared.

May 18, 2019, 12:43 PM IST
President Kovind, PM Modi, politicos extend greetings on Buddha Purnima 2019

President Kovind, PM Modi, politicos extend greetings on Buddha Purnima 2019

Buddha Purnima is being celebrated across the country to mark the birth of Gautam Buddha, the founder of Buddhism. 

May 18, 2019, 12:38 PM IST
Yet another battle between Lalu Prasad Yadav's family and former aide in Pataliputra

Yet another battle between Lalu Prasad Yadav's family and former aide in Pataliputra

The contest is primarily between Ram Kripal Yadav - the sitting BJP MP and a Union minister - and Misa Bharti who had lost to the former five years ago.

May 18, 2019, 12:35 PM IST
Positive signs for Goa mining to be visible in six months: Chief Minister Pramod Sawant

Positive signs for Goa mining to be visible in six months: Chief Minister Pramod Sawant

The five-decade-old mining industry in the coastal state came to a standstill in March last year, after the Supreme Court quashed the second renewal of 88 iron ore mining leases.

May 18, 2019, 12:25 PM IST
Can Mimi Chakraborty do a Mamata Banerjee of 1984 in Jadavpur?

Can Mimi Chakraborty do a Mamata Banerjee of 1984 in Jadavpur?

The TMC is banking on filmstar Mimi Chakraborty for a third consecutive win in Jadavpur, where party chief Mamata Banerjee had trounced Somnath Chatterjee in 1984.

May 18, 2019, 12:24 PM IST
A flyover that took two decades to be completed

A flyover that took two decades to be completed

Due to inordinate delays, the project witnessed several fold cost escalation from the initial estimates of Rs 178 crore to Rs 725 crore and spanned over two decades.

May 18, 2019, 12:17 PM IST
Clean chit to PM Narendra Modi: Ashok Lavasa opts out of EC meetings

Clean chit to PM Narendra Modi: Ashok Lavasa opts out of EC meetings

Election Commissioner Lavasa has written a letter to CEC Sunil Arora stating that he is forced to stay away from the meetings of the Full Commission since "minority decisions" were not being recorded

May 18, 2019, 12:07 PM IST
JD(S) will support Congress in stopping BJP from coming back to power: HD Deve Gowda

JD(S) will support Congress in stopping BJP from coming back to power: HD Deve Gowda

The former prime minister said that the results of Lok Sabha poll will be declared on May 23 and a clear picture will emerge before the entire country on that day.

May 18, 2019, 11:59 AM IST
3 Lok Sabha seats in Jharkhand to vote in final phase, Shibu Soren in fray from Dumka

3 Lok Sabha seats in Jharkhand to vote in final phase, Shibu Soren in fray from Dumka

Rajmahal, Dumka and Godda Lok Sabha constituencies in Jharkhand will go to polls in seventh phase. 

May 18, 2019, 11:51 AM IST
No cops present at Computer Baba's Bhopal roadshow, EC closes BJP's complaint file

No cops present at Computer Baba's Bhopal roadshow, EC closes BJP's complaint file

It was alleged that police personnel in civil uniform were sported wearing saffron scarves at his and Congress candidate Digvijaya Singh's roadshow in Bhopal.

May 18, 2019, 11:11 AM IST
Manipur HSLC Result 2019: Board to announce Class 10 result at this time on manresults.nic.in

Manipur HSLC Result 2019: Board to announce Class 10 result at this time on manresults.nic.in

Manipur Board HSLC Result 2019: Here's how to check your Manipur Board Class 10 Result 2019  

May 18, 2019, 10:51 AM IST