Tag: general elections

Congress starts exercise to ‘fight elections alone’ in UP

Lucknow: With Samajwadi Party (SP) and Bahujan Samaj Party (BSP) on the verge of forming an alliance to contest the…

GDP in fast lane, ahead of general elections

NEW DELHI: Recovering from the damage caused by the demonetisation and the goods and services tax (GST), India‚Äôs economy is…

Bangladesh to elect new government today

Dhaka: Bangladesh is all set to choose a new representative in the Jatiya Sangshad or the unicameral legislature of the…

Bangladesh: 8 arrested for spreading rumours ahead of elections

Dhaka: Eight people have been arrested from different parts of the capital city for allegedly spreading rumours regarding the 11th…

Bangladesh: Opposition calls for CEC’s resignation

Dhaka: Merely four days before the 11th General Elections, the Jatiya Oikya Front here has called for the Chief Election…

Replace Modi with Gadkari: Maharashtra leader tells RSS

Mumbai: In a huge embarrassment, a prominent Maharashtra farmer leader has demanded that the Rashtriya Swayamsevak Sangh (RSS) must replace…

India cannot function with fragile coalitions in future: Jaitley

New Delhi: With the general elections expected to take place within the next six months, Union Finance Minister Arun Jaitley…

Bangladesh begins poll campaigning amid opposition claims of arrests

Dhaka:Election campaigning in Bangladesh began on Monday amid reports of arrests of hundreds of leaders and members of former Prime…

Sri Lanka: Rajapaksa calls for fresh elections

Colombo: Sri Lankan Prime Minister Mahinda Rajapaksa here on Sunday said that it is imperative to conduct general elections in…

People jailed for over 2 years can’t contest polls: Bangladesh court

Dhaka:A Bangladesh court on Tuesday ruled that people who have been jailed for more than two years with their appeals…

B’desh general elections deferred for a week, to be held on Dec 30

Dhaka: The 11th General Elections in Bangladesh, which were scheduled to be held on December 23, has been deferred for…

RSS, BJP eyeing on ‘Ram Mandir’ issue to win elections

New Delhi: RSS chief Mohan Bhagwat statements and call for a law to build Ram Temple in Ayodhya indicates the…

Not bound by political limitations: Ramdev on 2019 General Elections

Haridwar: Yoga guru Ramdev on Wednesday quashed all possibilities of him campaigning in support of a political party for the…

No one can dethrone BJP for next 50 years: Amit Shah

New Delhi: BJP president Amit Shah on Sunday expressed confidence about his party coming back to power in power in…

Won’t be part of 2019 general elections: Prashant Kishor

Hyderabad: Election strategist Prashant Kishor has said that he would not be a part of any political party in the…

Blueprint of Grand Alliance ready; will have 14 Muslim candidates

New Delhi: Preparations for General Elections 2019 are going on at a brisk pace. While the BJP seems to be…

Our MNM party ready for general elections: Kamal Hassan

Madurai: Actor and Makkal Needhi Maiam (MNM) chief Kamal Haasan on Wednesday said that his party is ready for the…

Congress constitutes 3 committees for 2019 general elections

New Delhi: Congress president Rahul Gandhi on Saturday constituted three committees-- core group committee, manifesto committee and publicity committee to…

BJP designing “war room’s” ahead of Lok Sabha elections

New Delhi: The saffron party is carefully planning its moves to win the upcoming Lok Sabha elections in 2019 with…

Not all, at most, 8 states can vote along with General Elections: EC

After BJP stirred controversy over conducting simultaneous polls across the nation , the Election Commission made it clear that it…