Sep 19, 2021 05:19 PM IST
Out of the results declared till 1 pm, the prime opposition, Telegu Desam Party, had won 11 seats, whereas, the Congress, the BJP and the Communist Party of India (Marxist) had bagged one seat each.
- Sep 10, 2021 10:40 PM IST
Russia has "undeniable proof" that tech giants, based in the United States, violated Russian laws ahead of the coming election, the foreign ministry said in a statement.
- Aug 17, 2021 08:57 AM IST
The reason why Sushmita Dev quit the Congress is largely because no one really cared to understand what she wanted to do. No one had time to listen — it’s as simple as that!
- May 04, 2021 09:27 PM IST
Check out the widest and narrowest win margins in the Kerala assembly elections.
- May 03, 2021 07:20 PM IST
In the recent state elections, the BJP's tally in West Bengal has been restricted to 77 out of the total 293 seats. It also failed to win a seat in Kerala and had a worse- than-earlier result in Assam, winning 60 seats. But the party won a series of by-elections in seats across Karnataka, Gujarat, Madhya Pradesh, and Maharashtra. along with four seats in Tamil Nadu.
- Apr 24, 2021 10:01 AM IST
Of the 13 candidates against whom FIRs were lodged, six are from Birbhum district.
- Apr 24, 2021 08:40 AM IST
West Bengal is next scheduled to go to polls on April 26
- Apr 17, 2021 08:42 AM IST
By-polls to Belgaum Lok Sabha and Basavakalyan Assembly seats were necessitated following the death of Union Minister Suresh Angadi and MLA B Narayan Rao respectively due to COVID-19 in September last year.
- Apr 15, 2021 08:50 AM IST
Assembly Election 2021 Highlights: Voting took place in a single phase in Kerala, Tamil Nadu and Puducherry on April 6, while voters in Assam cast their votes in three phases. The next phase of voting in West Bengal will happen on April 17. Catch the latest updates of the poll campaign here
- Apr 11, 2021 08:22 AM IST
The decision came after four people were killed in the district as central forces opened fire allegedly when they were attacked by locals who "attempted to snatch their rifles" during the fourth phase of voting on April 10
- Apr 10, 2021 08:23 AM IST
Voting is underway with strict adherence to COVID-19 protocols in nine seats in Howrah district, 11 in South 24 Parganas, five in Alipurduar, nine in Cooch Behar and 10 in Hooghly
- Mar 29, 2021 10:49 AM IST
The anonymity promised by electoral bonds have made it the most popular mode of donations to political parties. The law does not require political parties to mention the names of those contributing through these bonds.
- Mar 20, 2021 05:26 PM IST
Addressing an event, Chief Election Commissioner Sunil Arora said, the EC had early this year started a research project for enabling remote voting, in consultation with IIT Madras and eminent technologists from IITs and other leading institutions.
- Feb 02, 2021 02:11 PM IST
The reason for some of the courageous announcements in the Budget are dictated less by the forthcoming assembly polls, and more by the extenuating circumstances of the last one year
- Nov 01, 2020 10:20 PM IST
Refuting the allegations at a press conference in Surat, the state BJP chief accused the Congress of spreading lies as it was staring at defeat in all the eight seats.
- Oct 06, 2020 10:10 PM IST
In this edition of the Explained series, Moneycontrol's Shraddha Sharma explains how the astronauts will exercise their right to vote on November 3.
- Jul 04, 2020 11:05 AM IST
Is there an underlying political calculus to the Left government’s actions that explains its hostile attitude towards expatriates returning, or trying to return, to Kerala?
- Jun 22, 2020 02:32 PM IST
Donald Trump’s get-tough-with-China policy is apparently tied to his re-election, swinging between China’s inclination to buy more US farm products and getting tough with China after the pandemic
- Jun 16, 2020 10:26 AM IST
Instead of trying to shove him aside rudely, the best option for the BJP central leadership will be to co-opt Yediyurappa in the search for his successor, and give him a chance to exit honourably
- Jan 21, 2020 01:38 PM IST
The push by Taiwan’s civil society and youth against China’s influence in its domestic affairs and national politics has lessons for India which has to get more wary of its eastern neighbour and its ways.
- Dec 07, 2019 07:00 PM IST
The voting figure is likely to go up as reports from remote places are awaited.
- Dec 04, 2019 10:25 AM IST
Electoral bonds have given detractors a great tool to sharpen their campaign against the Union government, which has been accused of keeping the form and trappings of democracy, but killing the spirit of democratic institutions.
- Sep 27, 2019 09:40 PM IST
The counting will take place on December 9 as per the new schedule.
- Sep 24, 2019 03:03 PM IST
Donald Trump has always been transactional and through the Houston event PM Modi has caught his attention. If this leads to a significant increase in votes for Trump in 2020, India will acquire significant leverage in his second presidency.
- Sep 18, 2019 03:14 PM IST
If the second election in five months to the Knesset does not deliver a decisive mandate, Israel faces the prospect of a long period of political haggling once again.