Mar 04, 2017 11:20 AM IST
People will have to wait for one more day to know the outcome of exit polls as the Election Commission today postponed their telecast to March 9 evening after elections to one seat each in Uttar Pradesh and Uttarakhand are over.
- Feb 27, 2017 08:28 AM IST
Exuding confidence that BJP would form the next government in the state, Shah said, "Once the poll results are announced, it will signal the end of politics of appeasement, casteism and dynastic rule in the entire state".
- Feb 22, 2017 02:41 PM IST
A total of 1.84 crore people will be eligible to vote in the election, whose main players are the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP), Samajwadi Party-Congress alliance and the Bahujan Samaj Party (BSP).
- Feb 17, 2017 11:14 AM IST
Ruling Samajwadi Party is facing a tough battle as it tries to retain the seven Assembly seats it had won last time out of nine in Uttar Pradesh capital, while BJP and BSP queer the pitch.
- Feb 15, 2017 08:43 AM IST
PM Modi tweeted: "It is second phase elections in UP today. I urge the voters to come out in large numbers and participate in this celebration of democracy. It is the voting day in Uttarakhand. I urge all of the voters to come out in large numbers and vote."
- Feb 15, 2017 08:36 AM IST
The districts where polling is on amid tight security arrangements are Saharanpur, Bijnor, Moradabad, Sambhal, Rampur, Bareilly, Amroha, Pilibhit, Kheri, Shahjahanpur and Badaun.
- Feb 07, 2017 03:24 PM IST
Stage is set for the upcoming electoral battle in Uttar Pradesh and the state's fate is now in the hands of the 140 million voters.
- Feb 02, 2017 07:29 PM IST
Steve Jarding, UP Chief Minister Akhilesh Yadav's political adviser, said a leaked email claiming he had orchestrated the long-running family battle for control of the Samajwadi Party was poorly thought through.
- Jan 21, 2017 02:40 PM IST
Accusing Akhilesh Yadav government of shielding criminals and communal forces, BSP chief Mayawati today said Congress' attempted tie-up with ruling Samajwadi Party showed its political bankruptcy and will be inimical to party which is "running on oxygen support" in Uttar Pradesh.
- Jan 21, 2017 01:30 PM IST
In a setback to Samajwadi Party, Mulayam Singh Yadav's aide Ambika Chaudhary today joined the BSP, saying he was saddened by the way the SP patriarch was treated by his son and Chief Minister Akhilesh Yadav.
- Jan 17, 2017 11:24 AM IST
The filing of nominations for these constituencies started at 11 am, immediately after the notification, the Chief Electoral Officer (CEO) office here said.
- Jan 17, 2017 09:48 AM IST
The group led by Akhilesh Yadav is the Samajwadi Party and is entitled to use its name and reserved symbol Bicycle, the three-member Election Commission headed by Nasim Zaidi said in its order.
- Jan 16, 2017 04:12 PM IST
The filing nominations for these constituencies will start tomorrow itself and the last date is January 24. Withdrawal of candidature could be done till January 27 and polling will be on February 11.
- Jan 04, 2017 11:57 AM IST
With a population of over 19.98 crore, the state is being ruled by Samajwadi Party with Akhilesh Yadav as its Chief Minister.
- Jan 02, 2017 03:44 PM IST
Accusing the Samajwadi Party and BSP of doing politics at the cost of development, Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Monday urged the people of Uttar Pradesh to vote for the BJP to change the state's fortunes.
- Dec 27, 2016 09:14 PM IST
ED has informed the I-T
department and shared relevant documents with regard to its
detection of cash deposits totalling over Rs 104 crore in an
account of the BSP and another Rs 1.43 crore in an account
belonging to Mayawati's brother Anand in a bank branch here.
- Dec 27, 2016 05:22 PM IST
A day after ED detected huge cash deposits in an account belonging to BSP, BJP today took a dig at Mayawati saying now it is clear why she was protesting against the demonetisation move.
- Dec 26, 2016 02:32 PM IST
Stung by BJP's claim that the note
ban has hit her hard, BSP supremo Mayawati today said it is
the BJP leaders who have lost the glow on their faces as they
know that they will have to pay the price in upcoming UP
Assembly polls for the hardships being faced by the people.
- Nov 24, 2016 12:48 PM IST
The issue of demonetisation has rocked both the Houses since the commencement of the winter session.
- Nov 21, 2016 08:18 AM IST
Addressing a rally here, he said the decision to scrap notes of Rs 500 and Rs 1000 denomination was not intended to cause harassment to the common people but they will have to take the "trouble" for 50 days for ensuring a bright future for the coming generations.
- Oct 14, 2016 12:28 PM IST
Shweta Jha, a journalist, was house hunting in Bengaluru. After a lot of research on the market, upcoming locations and price comparison, she finally zeroed in on an apartment in Outer Ring Road. The R
- May 03, 2016 11:40 AM IST
"Out of 1,961 candidates contesting in this year's elections, 244 candidates are crorepatis," an analysis conducted by the West Bengal Election Watch and Association of Democratic Reforms (ADR) said.
- Apr 21, 2016 10:20 AM IST
Out of the total donations, around 55 percent or Rs 582.72 crore came from "donors whose details are not available in the public domain," as per the Association for Democratic Reforms (ADR).
- Apr 14, 2016 12:48 PM IST
"Dump SP, BJP in the Assembly elections. Not just that, you ensure that their candidates forfeit their security deposits," Mayawati said at a public meeting on the occasion of 125th birth anniversary of B R Ambedkar.
- Mar 20, 2015 02:48 PM IST
This amendment was voted out after a division, with parties like TMC, NCP, SP, BSP, BJD, AIADMK, DMK and JMM, besides allies Shiv Sena and SAD supporting the government. The rejection of the motion by 112 votes against and 68 in favour, paved the way for the House to take up the Bill for voting.