Assembly Elections

Check your name in voters list 2021 here, Step-by-step guide for Assembly elections

While the single-phase polling for assembly elections has begun in Tamil Nadu, Kerala and Puducherry, Assam will be witnessing its third and final phase today (April 6). Voting is also underway for the third phase of assembly elections West Bengal.

Mar 26, 2021, 14:18 PM IST

Polling for Assam Assembly elections phase 1 tomorrow, Here’s what you need to carry, key candidates, all the information

Assam is all set to go for its first phase of voting on Saturday (March 27) for a total of 47 assembly constituencies spanned across 12 districts. 

Mar 26, 2021, 13:36 PM IST

Polling parties gather at EVM distribution centre ahead of first phase of WB Elections

Samyukt Kisan Morcha (SKM), an umbrella body of farmer unions, has called for a Bharat Bandh today, from 6 AM to 6 PM. Prime Minister Narendra Modi is scheduled to visit Bangladesh on the invitation of Bangladesh Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina. 

Mar 26, 2021, 06:56 AM IST

Ex-Uttarakhand CM Harish Rawat taken to Delhi AIIMS after testing COVID-19 positive

West Bengal is witnessing intense political fight between BJP, TMC and other parties ahead of the first phase of assembly elections, in which 30 constituencies will go for polling. March 25, Thursday, marks the last day of campaigning for the first phase of voting and all the political parties are gearing up for putting in the final effort ahead of the voting.

Mar 25, 2021, 11:17 AM IST

Live updates: CM Mamata Banerjee announces names of TMC candidates for West Bengal assembly polls

Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee on Friday announced the names of  291 TMC candidates for the upcoming West Bengal assembly election 2021. "Today, we are releasing a list of 291 candidates which includes 50 women, 42 Muslim candidates. On 3 seats of north Bengal, we not putting up our candidates,'' she said. " I will contest from Nandigram: TMC Chief & West Bengal CM Mamata Banerjee said. 

Mar 05, 2021, 09:01 AM IST

Election Commission will announce the dates for assembly elections

Announcement of dates for assembly elections possible in 4 states and one union territory. The Election Commission will hold a press conference on Friday at 04:30 pm for date announcement.

Feb 26, 2021, 14:04 PM IST

Live: TMC does not care about poor, needy and women of Bengal, says PM Modi in Hooghly

Prime Minister Narendra Modi visits the states of Assam and dedicated to the nation important projects of the oil & gas sector in an event organized at Silapathar in Dhemaji. He will later inaugurate several railway projects in West Bengal's Hooghly.

Feb 22, 2021, 07:38 AM IST

BJP announces new team of state in-charges ahead of crucial assembly elections in 2021

In poll-bound West Bengal, Kailash Vijayvargiya will continue to be the in-charge. 

Nov 14, 2020, 00:28 AM IST

Delhi Commissioner interacts with SDPOs, SHOs ahead of Republic Day, Assembly polls

Commissioner of Police Amulya Patnaik ​stressed strict compliance with the Model Code of Conduct and other related instructions in the meeting held at the new Police Headquarters Building. Regarding the anti-terrorist measures before the Republic Day, he said that tenant verification, checking of hotels and guest houses, and security arrangement for market areas was underlined.

Jan 11, 2020, 23:17 PM IST

Hemant Soren's swearing-in: List of leaders who will attend ceremony

Chief Ministers of as many as six states have confirmed their presence for the ceremony, which is likely to be seen as a 'show of unity' in the wake of countrywide protests against the CAA.

Dec 28, 2019, 12:11 PM IST

Jharkhand Assembly election 2019: PM Modi urges voters to vote in record numbers in fifth phase

"The fifth and the last phase of voting in the Jharkhand assembly elections is today. I request all voters to vote in record numbers and join this festival of democracy," Modi tweeted.

Dec 20, 2019, 08:13 AM IST

Jharkhand assembly election 2019: Voting for 5th phase today, 237 candidates in fray for 16 seats

The Santhal Pargana region in the 2014 Assembly election had given the BJP as well as the JMM six seats each, while the Congress could win three and the JVM won merely one seat.

Dec 20, 2019, 07:06 AM IST

Jharkhand Assembly election Phase V: 24% candidates face criminal cases; 22% are crorepartis

The campaigning for the fifth and final phase of Jharkhand Assembly elections, covering 16 seats in six districts of Sahebganj, Pakur, Dumka, Jamtara, Deoghar and Godda, ended on Wednesday. The vote will take place on December 20, while the counting will be held on December 23.

Dec 19, 2019, 14:13 PM IST

Jharkhand Assembly election 2019: Yogi Adityanath to address poll rallies in Jamtara, Sahebganj

Even as polling for the fourth phase of Jharkhand's Assembly election is underway for the 15 seats in the four districts, Uttar Pradesh Chief Minister Yogi Adityanath will address a rally in the state for the fifth phase. Yogi Adityanath will address rallies in Jamtara and Sahebganj districts of the state. 

Dec 16, 2019, 08:22 AM IST

Jharkhand assembly election phase 4 updates: 100s of state youth sacrificed themselves for Kashmir, says Amit Shah

Voting on 15 constituencies in the fourth phase of Jharkhand assembly election is underway where as many as 48 lakh voters are expected to exercise their franchise on Monday with 221 candidates testing their luck in a five-phased state election.

Dec 16, 2019, 07:36 AM IST

Jharkhand assembly election 2019: Voting for 4th phase today, 221 candidates in fray for 15 seats

As many as 48 lakh voters are expected to exercise their franchise in the fourth phase of Jharkhand assembly election on Monday for 15 assembly seats with 221 candidates testing their luck in a five-phased state election.

Dec 16, 2019, 07:19 AM IST

Jharkhand Assembly election 2019: 34% candidates in Phase IV have criminal cases against them, 27% are crorepatis

Out of the 221 candidates fighting for the fourth phase of Jharkhand assembly election 2019, 60 (27%) are crorepatis.

Dec 12, 2019, 21:35 PM IST

Jharkhand Assembly election 2019: 3rd phase of polling witnesses voter turnout of 61.93%

Jharkhand witnessed 61.93 per cent voting in the third phase of Assembly elections, covering  17 seats in the 7 districts of Ranchi, Hazaribagh, Chatra, Giridih, Bokaro, Koderma and Saraikela, on Thursday (December 12). This phase will decide the fate of 309 candidates, including 32 females. 

Dec 12, 2019, 20:28 PM IST

Jharkhand Assembly election 2019: PM Modi cautions people, says 'Karnataka should not crop up in Jharkhand'

PM Modi said the Congress has never believed in coalition politics, and have "treated allies like puppets in lieu of support." 

Dec 09, 2019, 19:59 PM IST

Jharkhand Assembly election 2019: Campaigning ends for the second phase covering 20 seats

 Of the 20 seats, polling will take place from 7 am to 3 pm on 18 seats, and from 7 am to 5 pm on two seats of East Jamshedpur and West Jamshedpur.

Dec 05, 2019, 18:04 PM IST