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  • 65.22% voting in phase-2 of Gujarat Assembly polls compared to 69.99% in 2017 Dec 06, 2022 04:08 PM IST

    65.22% voting in phase-2 of Gujarat Assembly polls compared to 69.99% in 2017

    Gujarat, having a total of 182 Assembly seats, had registered 68.41 per cent voting in the 2017 Assembly elections.

  • Electoral bonds go on sale from tomorrow at 29 branches of SBI Dec 04, 2022 01:10 PM IST

    Electoral bonds go on sale from tomorrow at 29 branches of SBI

    This is the third successive month that electoral bonds are going on sale, which also comes a day ahead of a Supreme Court hearing challenges to electoral bond scheme

  • Gujarat elections 2022 | Election Commission appeals for higher voter turnout in second phase Dec 03, 2022 06:10 PM IST

    Gujarat elections 2022 | Election Commission appeals for higher voter turnout in second phase

    Chief Election Commissioner Rajeev Kumar said, “Gujarat cities have shown a similar urban apathy trend during voting on December 1, thus pulling down the percentage of voting in first phase. In second phase, people must come out in large numbers to compensate the low voting in phase one.”

  • Congress only believes in stalling, delaying and misleading, alleges PM; says those who looted poor now abusing him Dec 02, 2022 03:33 PM IST

    Congress only believes in stalling, delaying and misleading, alleges PM; says those who looted poor now abusing him

    Before addressing the rally, Modi visited Augarnath temple in Kankrej and offered prayers.

  • Gujarat Elections 2022: PM Modi holds massive roadshow in Ahmedabad Dec 02, 2022 02:36 PM IST

    Gujarat Elections 2022: PM Modi holds massive roadshow in Ahmedabad

    People flocked on both sides of the streets through which the Prime Minister’s convoy was passing.The crowd carrying his posters were chanting “Modi…Modi…” The Prime Minister was also seen greeting people and waving his hands.

  • First phase polling: Gujarat Congress complains of booth capturing, bogus voting Dec 01, 2022 09:31 PM IST

    First phase polling: Gujarat Congress complains of booth capturing, bogus voting

    In one of the complaints, the Congress alleged a polling booth situated in Samla village falling under the Limbdi Assembly seat of Surendranagar district was captured by some anti-social elements.

  • Official machinery misused in elections to favour ruling party: Chandrashekhar Azad in Rampur Dec 01, 2022 02:41 PM IST

    Official machinery misused in elections to favour ruling party: Chandrashekhar Azad in Rampur

    The Azad Samaj Party leader polled 7,453 votes while contesting against Uttar Pradesh Chief Minister Yogi Adityanath from the Gorakhpur assembly seat earlier this year.

  • Gujarat Elections 2022: PM Modi's home state votes in key local polls Dec 01, 2022 01:57 PM IST

    Gujarat Elections 2022: PM Modi's home state votes in key local polls

    BJP remains popular despite criticism of inflation and unemployment and is expected to emerge victorious. Most pre-election surveys and several political analysts have predicted that it will win a majority of the 182 seats in the state for a record seventh time in a row, defeating the main opposition Congress party and new entrant Aam Aadmi Party.

  • Gujarat elections 2022: First phase of voting tomorrow, all you need to know Nov 30, 2022 02:21 PM IST

    Gujarat elections 2022: First phase of voting tomorrow, all you need to know

    As many as 89 seats will go to the polls on December 1, with 788 candidates are in the fray across 19 districts of South Gujarat and the Kutch-Saurashtra region

  • Delhi BJP councillors declare up to 300% jump in assets: ADR report Nov 30, 2022 01:09 PM IST

    Delhi BJP councillors declare up to 300% jump in assets: ADR report

    The ADR also mentions that out of the 84 re-contesting councillors, cumulative assets of 75 councillors have skyrocketed between 3 percent and 4437 percent, while assets of only 9 councillors have dropped between 2 percent and 76 percent

  • BJP mopped up 94% of donations from Gujarat during 2017-21: ADR report Nov 28, 2022 09:30 AM IST

    BJP mopped up 94% of donations from Gujarat during 2017-21: ADR report

    BJP garnered 94% of the total contribution that came from Gujarat. Out of Rs 174.06 crore, the party got 163.54 crore from 1,519 donors, said the report.

  • Jammu & Kashmir's final electoral rolls: Political parties say studying details of new voters, want elections now Nov 26, 2022 03:53 PM IST

    Jammu & Kashmir's final electoral rolls: Political parties say studying details of new voters, want elections now

    The final electoral roll of Jammu and Kashmir was published on Friday with the highest-ever net addition of more than 7.72 lakh voters, officials said. It has a total of 83,59,771 electors — 42,91,687 males, 40,67,900 females and 184 third gender — Joint Chief Electoral Officer of Jammu and Kashmir Anil Salgotra had said.

  • Delhi: BJP releases manifesto for MCD polls to 250 wards Nov 25, 2022 04:11 PM IST

    Delhi: BJP releases manifesto for MCD polls to 250 wards

    The party in its manifesto has promised 12 commitments and sought support from people for another term in the unified civic-body.

  • Congress lacks funds to run a high-voltage campaign: AICC Secretary  Nov 24, 2022 05:16 PM IST

    Congress lacks funds to run a high-voltage campaign: AICC Secretary 

    Dutt accused AAP chief Kejriwal of using public money to fund his campaign, and added that none of the mayors that the BJP has had in its 15-year-rule in the city are visible in the campaign.

  • Gujarat elections 2022 | 19 BJP rebels in the race, suspended for 6 years Nov 23, 2022 03:41 PM IST

    Gujarat elections 2022 | 19 BJP rebels in the race, suspended for 6 years

    Despite home minister Amit Shah’s directions to Gujarat leaders to have a dialogue with the disgruntled colleagues, 19 rebels filed papers to contest the assembly elections as independents

  • Gujarat elections 2022 | BJP wants to sell jungles to industrialists: Rahul Gandhi Nov 21, 2022 04:08 PM IST

    Gujarat elections 2022 | BJP wants to sell jungles to industrialists: Rahul Gandhi

    The Congress is looking to improve its performance in South Gujarat, which has 35 assembly seats

  • Rahul Gandhi takes yatra break to campaign in Gujarat, addresses 2 rallies today Nov 21, 2022 03:26 PM IST

    Rahul Gandhi takes yatra break to campaign in Gujarat, addresses 2 rallies today

    According to an analyst, as the rallies are being held closer to the voting days, they have a larger impact

  • Satyendra Jain was being treated for illness in jail: Manish Sisodia on viral 'massage' video Nov 19, 2022 12:15 PM IST

    Satyendra Jain was being treated for illness in jail: Manish Sisodia on viral 'massage' video

    Manish Sisodia's response came after a video footage of former Delhi health minister getting 'massage' inside Tihar Jail went viral.

  • Political parties and election finance need more regulations Nov 16, 2022 11:55 AM IST

    Political parties and election finance need more regulations

    Funding of election campaigns come with the inevitable apprehension of blurred lines, which should glow bright red between private and public interest, especially once political parties form the government

  • Nepal Elections | Poll outcome of immense significance for India Nov 16, 2022 10:26 AM IST

    Nepal Elections | Poll outcome of immense significance for India

    Nepal, despite being the smaller neighbour to India, justifiably prides itself on its sovereignty. New Delhi should remember this, regardless of who comes to power in Kathmandu

  • 2,021 candidates file nominations for MCD polls, 507 Independents in fray Nov 15, 2022 10:11 PM IST

    2,021 candidates file nominations for MCD polls, 507 Independents in fray

    The 250-ward Municipal Corporation of Delhi (MCD) goes to polls on December 4 while the results will be declared on December 7.

  • Satisfactory security situation in Kashmir to hold polls: Amit Shah Nov 15, 2022 05:38 PM IST

    Satisfactory security situation in Kashmir to hold polls: Amit Shah

    In the last 70 years, J&K had seen investment of only Rs 12,000 crore. That amount has risen to Rs 56,000 crore in the last four years. Central education institutes, such as AIIMS, IIT and IIM, have opened their branches /campuses in J&K, Shah said.

  • Abrogated Article 370, will bring Uniform Civil Code too: Amit Shah Nov 15, 2022 02:46 PM IST

    Abrogated Article 370, will bring Uniform Civil Code too: Amit Shah

    The BJP-led government at the Centre repealed Article 370, providing special status to Jammu and Kashmir, and bifurcated the erstwhile state into Union territories on August 5, 2019.

  • Gujarat performance could be AAP’s ticket to becoming a national party Nov 15, 2022 12:37 PM IST

    Gujarat performance could be AAP’s ticket to becoming a national party

    AAP is recognised as a state party in Delhi, Punjab and Goa. The party is hopeful of getting enough votes to be recognised as a state party in a fourth state, Gujarat, which will automatically qualify it to become a national party

  • BJP will get re-elected in Gujarat, says Amit Shah Nov 15, 2022 12:22 PM IST

    BJP will get re-elected in Gujarat, says Amit Shah

    The BJP has not lost any election in the state since 1990 as the party has worked according to the aspirations of the people, says Union home minister. Gujarat goes to polls in two phases -- on December 1 and 5. The state has 182 seats.