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Mayawati says will take anti-BJP parties' help to fight against EVM tampering in assembly polls

Upping the ante against the Bhartya Janta Party (BJP), BSP chief Mayawati on Friday said that she has no reservations in taking help of other parties in her fight against the issue...

Apr 14, 2017 14:41 PM

Gujarat elections 2017 | PM Modi to be BJP's face for upcoming assembly polls

Prime Minister Narendra Modi will be face of the BJP in the Gujarat Assembly elections due later this year, according to senior state party leaders who see these polls in his home...

Apr 09, 2017 14:09 PM

Supreme Court agrees to hear plea on alleged EVM tampering during assembly polls in five states

The Supreme Court on Tuesday agreed to hear on Friday a plea seeking a probe into allegations of alleged tampering of Electronic Voting Machines (EVMs) during polls, including the...

Mar 21, 2017 23:22 PM

AAP urges EC to use ballot papers instead of EVMs in Gujarat assembly polls

The Aam Aadmi Party (AAP) on Monday urged the Election Commission (EC) that for “free and fair” conduct of the upcoming Gujarat assembly elections, ballot papers should be used...

Mar 21, 2017 09:54 AM

Use VVPAT EVMs or just ballot paper in assembly polls: plea to Gujarat HC

Gujarat Assembly polls are scheduled to be held in later part of the year.

Mar 19, 2017 12:30 PM

UP Congress president Raj Babbar offers resignation after assembly polls disaster

Babbar said he failed to live up to the expectation as he was given the responsibility to which he did not fulfil.

Mar 15, 2017 14:53 PM

Uttarakhand assembly polls: PM Modi invites MLAs who defeated Harish Rawat

The BJP earned a thumping majority as it won 57 seats in the recently concluded Uttarakhand assembly elections. The victory has been attributed to PM Modi wave sweeping the state...

Mar 14, 2017 19:10 PM

Manipur Assembly Polls | Four NPF MLAs meet Governor, extend support to BJP

BJP has claimed that it enjoyed the support of 32 MLAs in the 60-member Assembly. A BJP delegation had met the Governor on Sunday with 21 party MLAs besides 4 NPP MLAs, one LJP and...

Mar 14, 2017 16:34 PM

Manipur Assembly Polls | BJP will muster support to form govt: Ram Madhav

Madhav, the man behind the BJP’s turnaround in Manipur and Assam last year, said all political parties which have secured votes have an obligation toward the people.

Mar 12, 2017 13:10 PM

After jolt in Assembly polls, AAP may face another trouble as EC to soon decide future of its 21 MLAs

Election Commission is due to decide whether to disqualify 21 party MLAs — who were appointed parliamentary secretaries — for taking an office of profit.

Mar 12, 2017 12:03 PM