May 02, 2021 06:26 AM IST
West Bengal Assembly Election Result 2021 LIVE Updates: All India Trinamool Congress has surged far ahead of the BJP, as counting continues. While the TMC is set to retain power with victory in over 200 seats, Mamata Banerjee has lost the election against her former-aide-turned BJP rival Suvendu Adhikari in Nandigram.
- May 02, 2021 06:17 AM IST
Tamil Nadu Assembly Election Result 2021 Highlights: After nearly a decade MK Stalin is set to be the Chief Minister of Tamil Nadu. The party was last in power when Stalin's father and DMK patriarch M Karunanidhi was Chief Minister. This is the first time both DMK and AIADMK went to the polls without the backing of their stalwarts K Karunanidhi and J Jayalalitha.
- May 02, 2021 06:15 AM IST
Puducherry Assembly Election Results 2021 Highlights: The single-phase Assembly polling in Puducherry was concluded on April 6 with a voter turnout of 81.70 percent, according to Election Commission data. A total of 820,446 voters cast their votes out of 1,004,197 registered voters in the whole Union Territory.
- May 01, 2021 07:04 PM IST
CAA and NRC are one of the most important issues for this election as major political parties partaking in the election have been divided into two sides of pro– and anti-Citizenship Amendment Act (CAA).
- May 01, 2021 03:31 PM IST
As voting for assembly elections in West Bengal, Kerala, Puducherry, Tamil Nadu and Assam concludes, the states eagerly await for the result on May 2. Here’s all you need to know about EVMs and how they help in casting and counting votes.
- May 01, 2021 02:17 PM IST
Common voting and polling terms that will help you understand assembly election news better.
- May 01, 2021 02:03 PM IST
The government has asked farmers to go back from Tikri and Singhu protest sites in Delhi to avoid spread of COVID-19. While the fear of an outbreak worked at Shaheen Bagh a year ago, the farmers appear a far more determined lot.
- April 30, 2021 05:09 PM IST
India did handle the first wave of the pandemic admirably; our health system did not collapse, deaths were (and still remain) very low compared to the population, even allowing for underreporting
- April 30, 2021 04:54 PM IST
A voter survey conducted by the Centre for Public Policy Research showed that about 60 percent of the voters made up their mind on whom to vote for well before the election campaign started
- April 30, 2021 02:44 PM IST
“Rajasthan in deep crisis over oxygen, We need over 200 MTs more urgently today itself,” Rajasthan CM Ashok Gehlot.
- April 30, 2021 12:34 PM IST
Exit polls are generally a better indicator of electoral trends and results than opinion polls. There is broad consensus on who’s winning all the states, barring West Bengal which shows a split verdict
- April 30, 2021 11:47 AM IST
With the exit polls speculating on the election results of four states and one union territory, in this edition of Political Bazaar, Moneycontrol's Opinion Editor Viju Cherian discusses and analyses the various projections with senior journalist Shekhar Iyer and D Dhanuraj, the chairman of the Centre for Public Policy Research.
- April 30, 2021 08:39 AM IST
The BJP is at an advantage in West Bengal
- April 29, 2021 10:52 PM IST
Puducherry Exit Poll 2021: Both exit poll surveys predict a win for the BJP alliance. The halfway mark in the 30-member assembly stands at 16.
- April 29, 2021 07:43 PM IST
Puducherry Exit Poll Results 2021 Live Updates: This means that BJP will form second government in South India after Karnataka.
- April 29, 2021 07:40 PM IST
All major post-poll surveys predicted the a victory for the Left Front. If the polls are reflective of the actual results, then LDF would emerge as the first incumbent ruling coalition in Kerala, in the last four decades, to retain power.
- April 29, 2021 07:36 PM IST
Assam Exit Polls 2021: All five exit poll surveys predict a win for the BJP alliance. The halfway mark in the 126 assembly stands at 64.
- April 29, 2021 07:23 PM IST
A number of surveys predicted a secure mandate for the Trinamool, whereas, some of the exit polls projected a BJP win.
- April 29, 2021 07:19 PM IST
Tamil Nadu Exit Poll Results 2021 Live Updates: This means, MK Stalin will wrest power from Palaniswami and his party will rule the state for the next five years after spending 10 long years in the Opposition.
- April 29, 2021 07:09 PM IST
India has to keep in mind that it cannot walk the path of development alone. Many countries can help, but it's the US that has the most capacity to substantially contribute to help India’s journey down this road
- April 29, 2021 03:13 PM IST
Actor Siddharth took to Twitter to report the incident on April 29 and said that he has recorded all the abusive calls he has received and will be handing them over to the police.
- April 29, 2021 02:01 PM IST
The incident happened on Central Avenue in the heart of the city, triggering panic among the people, they said.
- April 29, 2021 01:57 PM IST
Voting is being held in 11,860 polling stations of 35 constituencies -- 11 each in Murshidabad and Birbhum, six in Malda and seven in north Kolkata.
- April 29, 2021 01:06 PM IST
This closely-fought election between the TMC and the BJP was actually kicked off in 2019, when the national party belied all predictions to win 18 Lok Sabha seats with 40.6 percent votes
- April 29, 2021 11:11 AM IST
India's vaccination campaign is all set to get a major boost from May 1 when everyone above the age of 18 will be eligible for the jab.