Lok Sabha election

Candidates contesting Lok Sabha, Assembly elections can spend more; here's why

The poll expenditure limit of candidates in Lok Sabha and Assembly elections has been increased by 10 percent. The Centre revised the expenditure limit in consultation with the Election Commission of India.

Oct 20, 2020, 23:17 PM IST

Polls amid COVID-19: Government enhances expenditure limit of candidates

The hike in expenditure limit will help candidates contesting Bihar assembly poll as well as bypolls to one Lok Sabha and 59 assembly seats.

Oct 20, 2020, 17:13 PM IST

Bihar elections, 65 pending bypolls to be held around same time: Election Commission

The term of the Bihar assembly ends on November 29 and elections are likely to be held sometime in October-November.

Sep 04, 2020, 15:09 PM IST

Modi 2.0 first anniversary: BJP to hold 750 virtual rallies, conferences; distribute masks, sanitizers

A statement issued by BJP said the party will showcase the work done by Modi government.

May 25, 2020, 22:36 PM IST

Videograph autopsies of those killed in riots, preserve DNA samples: Delhi HC tells hospitals

The directions came while hearing a habeas corpus plea by a man seeking the whereabouts of his brother-in-law who went missing during the riots over the amended citizenship law.

Mar 06, 2020, 13:40 PM IST

2019, a year of big developments - Ayodhya verdict, Balakot strikes, enactment of CAA and many more

The major events include - India conducting airstrikes at a terror camp at Balakot in Pakistan, repeal of Article 370 in Jammu and Kashmir and enactment of Citizenship Amendment Act, Ayodhya verdict, the final list of NRC was published in Assam, Karatarpur Corridor was opened and the triple talaq bill passed. 

Dec 31, 2019, 08:24 AM IST

Google's Year in Search 2019: ICC Cricket World Cup, Lok Sabha Election, remains top-searched trends in India

The top 10 list of trending search terms in 2019 included Lok Sabha elections followed by the interest that surrounded the launch of Chandrayaan-2. "Films like Kabir Singh, Gully Boy, Mission Mangal, Joker and Marvel`s blockbusters -- Avengers: Endgame and Captain Marvel also featured in the overall list," the company said in a statement. 

Dec 12, 2019, 22:26 PM IST

DMK's Kathir Anand wins Vellore Lok Sabha bypoll by over 8,000 votes

The voting in the constituency was countermanded by the Madras High Court due to cash seizures amounting to over Rs 11 crore. 

Aug 09, 2019, 13:07 PM IST

Counting underway in Tamil Nadu's Vellore Lok Sabha seat, AIADMK candidate maintains lead

The polling took place on Monday. The voting in the constituency was countermanded by the Madras High Court due to cash seizures amounting to over Rs 11 crore. 

Aug 09, 2019, 11:19 AM IST

Karnataka JD(S) chief H Vishwanath resigns from post, takes moral responsibility for party's defeat in Lok Sabha poll

Thanking HD Deve Gowda for giving him an opportunity, Vishwanath said that apart from two or three departments, the work in other departments has not happened in the last one year.

Jun 04, 2019, 13:53 PM IST

New Union Cabinet to hold its first meeting today evening

PM Modi, 68, was administered the oath of office and secrecy by President Ram Nath Kovind at a glittering ceremony at the forecourt of majestic Rashtrapati Bhavan.

May 31, 2019, 06:19 AM IST

Trinamool MPs Mimi Chakraborty, Nusrat Jahan trolled for 'dressing up' for Parliament

Actor-turned-MPs Mimi Chakraborty and Nusrat Jahan, who walked into Parliament in style, ended up inviting netizens' wrath for their choice of clothes.

May 28, 2019, 18:44 PM IST

Nearly 80% candidates lost security deposit in Lok Sabha polls in Jammu and Kashmir

The BJP retained three parliamentary seats of Jammu, Udhampur and Ladakh, while the National Conference swept the polls in the Kashmir valley, winning all the three seats of Srinagar, Anantnag and Baramulla.

May 25, 2019, 15:36 PM IST

Congress dismisses talk of Rahul Gandhi's resignation as party president

Rahul Gandhi, who was the MP from Amethi since 2004, lost to Union Minister Smriti Irani.

May 25, 2019, 14:18 PM IST

Niranjani Akhara sacks seer who organised yagna, vowed to die if Digvijaya Singh loses from Bhopal

Swami Vairagyanand, who was associated with Panchayati Niranjani Akhara, created a flutter when he conducted a unique 'havan' of 5 kg of red chilli every day for a week to ensure the victory of Digvijaya

May 25, 2019, 10:37 AM IST

Mamata calls meeting to find out reason for Lok Sabha setbacks

After hearing out the candidates and the district chiefs, Banerjee would announce a road map on overcoming the electoral setbacks and making a turnaround.

May 25, 2019, 07:53 AM IST

Opposition disrespecting people's mandate by raising EVM issue?

In this debate we ask: Is Opposition disrespecting people's mandate by raising EVM issue? Watch full debate to know more.

May 23, 2019, 09:20 AM IST

Opposition disrespecting people's mandate by raising EVM issue?

In this debate we ask: Is Opposition disrespecting people's mandate by raising EVM issue? Watch full debate to know more.

May 23, 2019, 09:08 AM IST

Sweet house workers at Mumbai preparing 3000 Kg laddoos for May 23, donning Modi masks

A sweet shop in Mumbai is gearing up for celebrations by making 300 kg laddoos. All the workers involved in rolling out the sweets are doing so wearing paper masks of PM Modi. Watch full video to know more. #ExitPollResults #BJPOffice #PMModi

May 22, 2019, 17:26 PM IST

Security tightened outside the strong room in Patna

Security tightened outside the strong room in Patna after the election is over. Zee News brings to you ground report. Watch full video to know more.#StrongRoom #PatnaStrongRoom #VoteCounts

May 22, 2019, 17:14 PM IST