Chandrababu Naidu meets Gowda over EVM issue

New Delhi : Andhra Pradesh Chief Minister and TDP leader Chandrababu Naidu Tuesday met former prime minister and JDS supremo H D Deve Gowda as part of his efforts to mobilise opposition parties on the controversy over alleged manipulation of Electronic Voting Machines (EVMs). Confabulating with Gowda for over an hour here late Tuesday night […]

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Lok Sabha Election 2019 : Oppn leaders meet EC officials, demand verification of VVPAT slips before counting of votes

New Delhi : Leaders of as many as 22 opposition parties met the Election Commission (EC) on Tuesday and demanded verification of VVPAT slips of randomly-selected polling stations before the counting of the votes polled in the just-concluded Lok Sabha election begins on May 23 They also demanded that if any discrepancy is found during […]

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Election 2019 : BJP slams Opposition for questioning credibility of EVMs, asks it to accept defeat with grace

New Delhi : The BJP Tuesday condemned opposition parties for questioning the credibility of Electronic Voting Machines and asked them to accept their defeat with grace if the people vote Prime Minister Narendra Modi to power again. Party leader and Law Minister Ravi Shankar Prasad took a swipe at the opposition, saying EVMs were fine […]

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Election 2019 : Central Forces ‘Intimidating’ Voters, Alleges TMC as BJP Urges EC to Extend Their Stay in Bengal

New Delhi: The Trinamool Congress on Sunday alleged that the central forces were “brutally torturing” and “intimidating” voters in West Bengal and acting as per orders of BJP leaders. In a statement, Trinamool Congress lawmaker Derek O’ Brien said Bengal wants peaceful polling, which BJP doesn’t. “Today, in Bengal, central forces are brutally torturing and […]

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Election 2019 : Mayawati meets Akhilesh after exit polls projections

Election 2019: BSP supremo Mayawati and Samajwadi Party chief Akhilesh Yadav met here on Monday after exit poll projections that the NDA is all set to form the government again at the Centre. Yadav, who had formed a coalition with the BSP and the RLD to take on the BJP, drove to the residence of […]

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Punjab Chief Minister Amarinder Singh Sidhu: ‘ wants to be CM, harming Congress with irresponsible actions ‘

New Delhi : The simmering tension between Punjab Chief Minister Amarinder Singh and his cabinet colleague Navjot Singh Sidhu was out in the open again on Sunday with the former accusing the cricketer-turned-politician of damaging the Congress with his “irresponsible actions” just before polls. Though Singh stressed that he had no personal differences with the […]

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Election 2019 : Election Commission issues notice to Sunny Deol for ‘violating’ poll code

New Delhi : The Election Commission has issued a notice to BJP candidate from Gurdaspur Sunny Deol for allegedly violating the model code of conduct. Poll officials took serious note of a public meeting held by Deol in Pathankot on Friday night, after the silent period came in force. They also found that a loud […]

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Amarinder Singh Said : Will Resign if Congress is Wiped Out in Punjab

New Delhi: Punjab Chief Minister Amarinder Singh has said he would take responsibility and quit if the Congress faced a drubbing in the ongoing Lok Sabha election in the state. “If the Congress is wiped out in Punjab in this election, what do you think I will do? Obviously I will accept responsibility and resign,” […]

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Election 2019 : Modi at his first media event diverts questions to Shah, asserts BJP will be back in power

New Delhi: In his first appearance at a press conference, Prime Minister Narendra Modi asserted in opening remarks that the BJP will come back to power with a full majority on its own, but refused to take any questions, citing party discipline. In a surprised move, Modi showed up on the dais for a scheduled […]

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Prime Minister Modi should apologise over Pragya’s remark on Godse: Digvijaya Singh

New Delhi : Senior Congress leader Digvijaya Singh Thursday said Prime Minister Narendra Modi and BJP chief Amit Shah should apologise over Pragya Singh Thakur’s remark that Mahatma Gandhi’s assassin Nathuram Godse was a “patriot”. Malegaon blast accused Pragya Singh Thakur, who is contesting the Bhopal Lok Sabha seat against Digvijaya Singh, Thursday kicked up […]

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