Election 2019 : Defeat Modi or else he will be prime minister for ever – Kejriwal

New Delhi : Delhi Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal Sunday claimed that if the BJP forms the next government at the Centre, Narendra Modi will become prime minister of the country forever as there will be no election after the 2019 polls. Virtually seeking to stoke fears of an impending end of democracy in the country, […]

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Gautam Gambhir joins BJP, likely to contest LS polls

New Delhi : Former international cricketer Gautam Gambhir Friday joined the BJP and is expected to be fielded in the Lok Sabha polls from one of the seats in the national capital. The 37-year-old joined the party here in the presence of Union ministers Arun Jaitley and Ravi Shankar Prasad. The former opening batsman played […]

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Election 2019 : Election Commission of India to Meet Facebook And Twitter Executives

New Delhi :ECI to convene a meeting of Country Heads of major social media companies on 19th March 2019 to discuss issues related to use of social media in forthcoming Elections. Recently, an NGO has sent a notice to the Election Commission of India (ECI) demanding it frame guidelines to regulate the functioning of online […]

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Election 2019 : Priyanka slams Modi govt for unkept promises, spread of hatred

New Delhi : Congress general secretary Priyanka Gandhi Vadra Tuesday targeted the Modi government over “unfulfilled” promises and “destruction” of institutions and said she was saddened by what was happening in the country. Addressing her first political rally in Gujarat after assuming charge as Congress general secretary in early February, she advised people to be […]

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Election 2019 : BJP-Sena to start poll campaign in Maha from Mar 24

New Delhi : The BJP-Shiv Sena coalition will kick-start its Lok Sabha poll campaign from Kolhapur district in Maharashtra on March 24, a leader said on Wednesday. Chief Minister Devendra Fadnavis and his cabinet colleagues visited Sena president Uddhav Thackeray’s residence here on Tuesday night to finalise their poll campaign plans, according to a source. […]

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Election 2019 : BJP to finalise LS candidates in Telangana on March 15

New Delhi :The BJP would finalise its candidates for Lok Sabha elections in Telangana on March 15, a party leader said Tuesday. The names are likely to be announced on that day or March 16, Telangana BJP Chief official spokesperson Krishna Saagar Rao . The Lok Sabha elections would be held in single phase in […]

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Election 2019: Plea in SC to Ban Roadshows and Bike Rallies for Causing Environmental Damage

New Delhi : A former DGP of Uttar Pradesh and an environmentalist have urged the Supreme Court to direct the Election Commission to ban roadshows and bike rallies during polls, saying they violate EC’s instructions and cause damage to the environment. The plea, filed by former director general of police Vikram Singh and environmentalist Shaivika […]

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Kejriwal Says : AAP will fight Lok Sabha polls on its own

New Delhi : Delhi Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal on Tuesday announced that the AAP will contest the upcoming Lok Sabha polls on its own, ruling out any alliance with the Congress. Addressing the media here, he stated that the party plans to go full throttle on the issue of full statehood for Delhi. “We will […]

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Election 2019 : Choose between Mahatma’s India and Godse’s India: Rahul Gandhi

New Delhi : The choice is between Mahatma Gandhi’s India or Godse’s India with love on one hand and hate on the other, Congress president Rahul Gandhi told his party’s booth workers here on Monday, a day after the Lok Sabha elections were announced. In an all out attack against Prime Minister Narendra Modi, Gandhi […]

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Election 2019: Non-members allowed to seek party tickets: Kamal Haasan

New Delhi : Makkal Needhi Maiam Tuesday announced that non-members would be allowed to seek party tickets to contest the coming Lok Sabha elections. Speaking to reporters here, the party president Kamal Haasan said applications can be procured from February 28 to March 7 at a cost of Rs 10,000 each. “This is not just […]

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