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Political parties shelled out more than Rs 573 cr during assembly polls in 2016: ADR

"Total funds collected by the national parties during the five state assembly elections held in 2016 was Rs 287.89 crore and total expenditure incurred was Rs 188.12 crore," a...

Jul 06, 2017 19:45 PM

Gujarat Assembly polls: Ex-IPS officer Rahul Sharma to float party

Former IPS officer Rahul Sharma on Sunday announced that he would form a political party which will contest the Assembly elections in Gujarat which are due this year.

Jun 19, 2017 11:10 AM

Presidential election: Assembly poll wins set to help BJP nominee

BJP's victories in Uttar Pradesh and Uttarakhand have ensured that its share in the electoral college, which would elect the next president, goes up significantly.

Jun 16, 2017 23:03 PM

Hardik Patel says 'may consider supporting Congress in Gujarat assembly polls'

The 23-year-old quota agitation spearhead accused the state government of dilly-dallying on the issue of granting reservation to the Patel community under OBC quota.

May 17, 2017 21:01 PM

UP Board Results 2017: Class 10th and 12th results delayed due to assembly polls

UP Board Class 10th and 12th results delayed, students are expected to have patience and stay update on upmsp.nic.in for further announcement.

May 04, 2017 09:28 AM

Election Commission asks govt to amend laws to disqualify chargesheeted candidates

The poll watchdog has decided to write to the Law Ministry seeking changes in the Representation of the People Act to ensure that candidates contesting Lok Sabha and Assembly polls...

Apr 30, 2017 23:19 PM

Niti Aayog bats for simultaneous Lok Sabha, assembly polls from 2024

The Niti Aayog has suggested a synchronised two-phase Lok Sabha and assembly polls from 2024 so as to ensure minimum ‘campaign-mode’ disruption to governance.

Apr 30, 2017 12:04 PM

EVM Hackathon: Will all-party meet called by Election Commission put an end to the row?

Amid the Electronic Voting Machine (EVM) controversy sparked by opposition parties, including AAP and Congress, following the losses in assembly elections and recently concluded...

Apr 29, 2017 20:28 PM

AAP MLA Som Dutt summoned by Delhi court for giving false info in poll affidavit

A Delhi court summoned Aam Aadmi Party (AAP) MLA Som Dutt for allegedly giving false information in his affidavit filed before the Election Commission during the 2015 Delhi...

Apr 27, 2017 16:15 PM

Union Minister Harsh Vardhan feels Arvind Kejriwal is making excuses for his defeat in MCD polls

Union Minister and senior BJP leader Harsh Vardhan told on Friday that Chief Minister is Arvind Kejriwal now just 'looking for an excuse' after his 'imminent defeat' in Delhi...

Apr 21, 2017 19:23 PM