Election Result Sushma Swaraj congratulates Modi for ‘big win’

New Delhi : Senior BJP leader and External Affairs Minister Sushma Swaraj on Thursday congratulated Prime Minister Narendra Modi and thanked the people on the BJP’s “big victory” in the Lok Sabha polls. Riding on a massive Modi wave sweeping through most parts of India, the BJP was set to return to power as it […]

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Election 2019 : BJP surges ahead with 269 of 495 seats in early trends, Cong trails far behind with 51

New Delhi : The BJP appeared set for a resounding comeback on Thursday with leads in 269 seats while the Congress trailed far behind with 51, according to trends available with the Election Commission for 495 of 542 Lok Sabha seats. As votes for the seven-phase parliamentary polls were counted on Thursday, the DMK was […]

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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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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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In Arunachal PradeshElection Commission orders repolling in two booths

New Delhi: Repolling will be held in two booths in Arunachal Pradesh on May 21, following complaints of electoral malpractices, officials said Saturday. The repolling will be held in one booth in Koloriang constituency of Kurung Kumey district and one booth in Tali seat of Kra Daadi district, Deputy Chief Electoral Officer Liken Koyu said […]

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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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Tejashwi Yadav said : ‘Rahul will play ‘central role’ in formation of new govt ‘

New Delhi: A coalition of progressive parties will come together to form the next government and Congress president Rahul Gandhi will play a “central role” in the formation of the new dispensation, RJD leader Tejashwi Yadav said on Thursday. Asserting that the BJP has failed to deliver on its slogans, including ‘achche din’, ‘kala dhan […]

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Election 2019 : Rajnath Singh Reveals What it Would Take for Him to Believe Imran Khan is Really a Modi Fan

New Delhi: Union Home Minister Rajnath Singh took a dim view of Pakistan Premier Imran Khan’s remark that a win for Narendra Modi in the Lok Sabha elections will revive hopes for Indo-Pak peace, saying he should instead ensure that terrorism is wiped out completely from his country. Singh also said that India would extend […]

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