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  • Assembly Elections 2021 Highlights | Nandigram has shown glimpse of what will happen on May 2: PM Modi Apr 03, 2021 07:07 AM IST

    Assembly Elections 2021 Highlights | Nandigram has shown glimpse of what will happen on May 2: PM Modi

    Assembly Elections 2021 Highlights: The third phase of voting will happen on April 6. Catch latest updates of the poll campaign in Assam, West Bengal, Tamil Nadu, Kerala and Puducherry here

  • Assembly Elections 2021 Highlights | 80.83%, 86.11% voter turnout in 2nd phase of polls in Assam, West Bengal, respectively: EC Apr 02, 2021 07:33 AM IST

    Assembly Elections 2021 Highlights | 80.83%, 86.11% voter turnout in 2nd phase of polls in Assam, West Bengal, respectively: EC

    Assembly Elections 2021 Highlights: The third phase of voting will happen on April 6. Catch latest updates of the poll campaign in Assam, West Bengal, Tamil Nadu, Kerala and Puducherry here

  • Assam Elections 2021 | How Muslims of the state, one-third of electorate, voted in 2016 and 2019 Mar 31, 2021 09:12 PM IST

    Assam Elections 2021 | How Muslims of the state, one-third of electorate, voted in 2016 and 2019

    In the last general elections, 70 percent of Assam's Muslims voted for the Congress, followed by 20 percent for the AIUDF, a post-poll study suggested.

  • Puducherry Election 2021 | Congress' V Narayanasamy rules out possibility of being CM; says will work to strengthen party Mar 31, 2021 08:48 AM IST

    Puducherry Election 2021 | Congress' V Narayanasamy rules out possibility of being CM; says will work to strengthen party

    Congress leader V Narayanasamy also alleged that the BJP wanted to create a Delhi-like situation in Puducherry and take power away from an elected government.

  • Assembly Elections 2021 Highlights |Mamata Ji has accepted her ship is sinking, says BJP Chief JP Nadda Mar 31, 2021 07:20 AM IST

    Assembly Elections 2021 Highlights |Mamata Ji has accepted her ship is sinking, says BJP Chief JP Nadda

    Assembly Elections 2021 Highlights: The second phase of voting will happen tomorrow. Catch latest updates of the poll campaign in all four states and the Union Territory

  • Assam Election 2021: Congress asks EC to ban BJP's Himanta Biswa Sarma from campaigning Mar 30, 2021 05:00 PM IST

    Assam Election 2021: Congress asks EC to ban BJP's Himanta Biswa Sarma from campaigning

    Sarma is contesting the ongoing state elections on a BJP ticket from his constituency Jalukbari, that will vote in the final phase of the three-phase election, on April 6.

  • Assembly Elections 2021 Highlights |PM Modi targets Narayanasamy, says its unique that sitting CM not given ticket Mar 30, 2021 07:12 AM IST

    Assembly Elections 2021 Highlights |PM Modi targets Narayanasamy, says its unique that sitting CM not given ticket

    Assembly Elections 2021 Highlights: The second phase of voting will happen on April 1. Catch latest updates of the poll campaign in all four states and the Union Territory

  • Opinion: Fear of being a minority at home defines Assam’s complex ethno-nationalistic politics Mar 29, 2021 05:20 PM IST

    Opinion: Fear of being a minority at home defines Assam’s complex ethno-nationalistic politics

    Elections aside, the lurking fear that illegal immigrants will determine the state’s political future continue to the occupy Assamese mindspace

  • Congress lodges FIR against Sarbananda Sonowal, J P Nadda, 8 Assam newspapers over BJP advertisement Mar 29, 2021 01:25 PM IST

    Congress lodges FIR against Sarbananda Sonowal, J P Nadda, 8 Assam newspapers over BJP advertisement

    The FIR was lodged with Dispur police station on Sunday night for allegedly violating the Model Code of Conduct (MCC), provisions of Section 126A of the Representation of People Act, 1951 and the ECI's directives issued on March 26, APCC Legal Department Chairman Niran Borah said.

  • Assam Election 2021: 37 candidates in Phase 2 have criminal records, 73 crorepati Mar 29, 2021 08:32 AM IST

    Assam Election 2021: 37 candidates in Phase 2 have criminal records, 73 crorepati

    There are 30 candidates contesting the second phase of Assam Assembly elections, who have declared serious criminal cases against themselves

  • Assam Assembly Elections 2021 | Congress urges EC to register FIRs against Nadda, Sonowal for ads predicting outcome of polls Mar 28, 2021 08:39 PM IST

    Assam Assembly Elections 2021 | Congress urges EC to register FIRs against Nadda, Sonowal for ads predicting outcome of polls

    In a complaint to the Election Commission (EC), Congress leaders Randeep Surjewala, Ajay Maken and Mukul Wasnik sought directions and action against top BJP leaders for giving advertisements in newspapers claiming victory in all upper Assam seats.

  • BJP to win 26 of 30 seats in West Bengal, 37 of 47 seats in Assam in first phase of polling: Amit Shah Mar 28, 2021 03:27 PM IST

    BJP to win 26 of 30 seats in West Bengal, 37 of 47 seats in Assam in first phase of polling: Amit Shah

    Addressing a press conference at his residence here, Shah said the peaceful polling and the high voter turnouts are positive signs for the two states and thanked the voters.

  • Puducherry Election 2021 | Free vaccination for all, says Congress manifesto Mar 28, 2021 03:25 PM IST

    Puducherry Election 2021 | Free vaccination for all, says Congress manifesto

    The manifesto was released here on Sunday by former Union Minister and senior Congress leader Veerappa Moily. The manifesto promised free vaccination against COVID-19 the expenses of which would be borne by the government.

  • Elections 2021 | Will Turkey's Hagia Sophia hurt UDF's prospects in Kerala? Mar 27, 2021 09:02 PM IST

    Elections 2021 | Will Turkey's Hagia Sophia hurt UDF's prospects in Kerala?

    The political ramifications of Hagia Sophia's reconversion into a mosque was felt as far as the Indian state of Kerala, which is around 5,600 km away. The IUML, an ally of the Congress, is accused of supporting the sixth century erstwhile church's reconversion into a mosque.

  • West Bengal Election 2021 | CPI(M), Congress "ideologically confused", says J P Nadda Mar 27, 2021 03:33 PM IST

    West Bengal Election 2021 | CPI(M), Congress "ideologically confused", says J P Nadda

    Chakarakkal forms part of Dharmadam constituency from where Chief Minister Pinarayi Vijayan is seeking re-election. Referring to the Sabarimala women's entry issue, Nadda said the ruling CPI(M) and the Chief Minister had "tried to crush" the agitation, while Congress paid only "lip service" over the years.

  • Assembly Election 2021: Congress-Left-ISF alliance fighting for political relevance, hopes to be kingmaker Mar 27, 2021 03:10 PM IST

    Assembly Election 2021: Congress-Left-ISF alliance fighting for political relevance, hopes to be kingmaker

    The Congress and CPI-M-led Left Front, which has been pushed to the margins of politics in Bengal after ruling it for 34 long years, has waived their ideological and political differences and came together for the second time after the 2016 assembly polls.

  • Society being divided on religious, cultural lines, elect govt that upholds constitution: Manmohan Singh Mar 26, 2021 05:04 PM IST

    Society being divided on religious, cultural lines, elect govt that upholds constitution: Manmohan Singh

    In a video message, a day before the first phase of polling on March 27, former prime minister Manmohan Singh urged the people of Assam to vote for the Congress.

  • Congress-led Mahajot alliance will form the next government in Assam: Bhupesh Baghel Mar 26, 2021 12:20 PM IST

    Congress-led Mahajot alliance will form the next government in Assam: Bhupesh Baghel

    The feisty Chhattisgarh Chief Minister, who is party observer for the polls, says a `desperate’ BJP has taken three different positions on CAA in Assam, West Bengal and Tamil Nadu respectively; predicts 100-plus for grand coalition

  • Assembly Elections 2021 News Highlights: WB, Assam set for first phase polling, CM Sonowal among contestants Mar 26, 2021 08:06 AM IST

    Assembly Elections 2021 News Highlights: WB, Assam set for first phase polling, CM Sonowal among contestants

    Assembly Elections 2021 News Highlights: The first phase of voting will happen tomorrow. Catch latest updates of the poll campaign in all four states and the Union Territory

  • In Tarun Gogoi’s absence, ‘faceless’ Congress is hoping to beat BJP with the Mahajoth Mar 25, 2021 07:37 PM IST

    In Tarun Gogoi’s absence, ‘faceless’ Congress is hoping to beat BJP with the Mahajoth

    Though the Congress is leveraging on Tarun Gogoi’s image as a clean leader to draw public sentiment, will sympathy votes secure a win in the Assam Assembly election 2021?

  • Assembly Elections 2021 News Highlights | BJP exposed on CAA in Assam, scared to raise issue: Congress Mar 25, 2021 07:16 AM IST

    Assembly Elections 2021 News Highlights | BJP exposed on CAA in Assam, scared to raise issue: Congress

    Assembly Elections 2021 News Highlights: Less than two days to go for the first phase of voting. Catch latest updates of the poll campaign in all four states and the Union Territory

  • Puducherry Polls 2021: Key dates, opinion polls; here's everything you need to know Mar 24, 2021 03:56 PM IST

    Puducherry Polls 2021: Key dates, opinion polls; here's everything you need to know

    Puducherry Assembly election will be held in a single phase on April 6 and the result will be declared on May 2.

  • Bihar CM under RSS, BJP influence, says Rahul Gandhi after police roughs up MLAs inside Assembly Mar 24, 2021 01:22 PM IST

    Bihar CM under RSS, BJP influence, says Rahul Gandhi after police roughs up MLAs inside Assembly

    Congress leader Rahul Gandhi said those stripping democracy have no right to call themselves a government.

  • Tamil Nadu Election 2021 | Local vs outsiders, NEET, CAA, COVID-19 handling: Key issues in TN polls Mar 24, 2021 12:18 PM IST

    Tamil Nadu Election 2021 | Local vs outsiders, NEET, CAA, COVID-19 handling: Key issues in TN polls

    With the polling day coming closer, the AIADMK is hoping to retain the power by securing a third consecutive term, while the DMK is hoping to finally move to the treasury benches after a gap of 10 years.

  • Assembly Elections 2021 News Highlights: Ahead of polls, Twitter vows to crack down on manipulative, misleading content Mar 24, 2021 07:20 AM IST

    Assembly Elections 2021 News Highlights: Ahead of polls, Twitter vows to crack down on manipulative, misleading content

    Assembly Elections 2021 News Highlights: Less than three days to go for the first phase of voting. Catch latest updates of the poll campaign in all four states and the Union Territory

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