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23 April, 2017 7:03 AM France Votes In Election Nailbiter

Paris: France goes to the polls under heavy security Sunday for the first round of the most unpredictable presidential election in decades, with the outcome seen as vital for the future of the beleaguered European Union. Far-right leader Marine Le Pen and centrist Emmanuel Macron are the frontrunners to progress to a run-off on May 7 but the result is too close 12

23 April, 2017 6:47 AM MCD election 2017 LIVE: 'Fault not with EVMs, but with Kejriwal,' says BJP; 9 per cent voting till 10 am

The national capital is voting for its civic bodies today in elections that are being closely watched in national politics. All eyes are on the national capital today as Delhi votes for its civic bodies in the MCD election 2017. The polls are being closely watched in national politics, with the Bharatiya Janata Party, Congress and the Aam Aadmi Party 11

23 April, 2017 6:47 AM Watch: AAP leader Sanjay Singh thrown out of polling booth by EC official

Things got a tad over-enthusiastic at the Janak Puri polling booth in New Delhi during the MCD elections as EC officials and AAP leader Sanjay Singh got into a scuffle. After giving his vote, Sanjay Singh was talking to reporters in which he expressed his belief the AAP would win the MCD polls in 2017 after 10 years of BJP rule. However, polling booth 10

23 April, 2017 6:23 AM Low turnout in first three hours of polling

Polling in the elections to the municipal corporations of Delhi on Sunday started off slow, with about 9 per cent turnout in the first three hours after voting began at 8 a.m. As per the Delhi State Election Commission, turnout at 11 a.m. was 9.11 per cent of the total registered voters. Of the 1.33 crore voters, 12.14 lakh had cast their votes as of 11 a.m. The low turnout 11

23 April, 2017 5:52 AM MCD polls: Lt. Governor, Kejriwal cast votes

Polling for choosing municipal councillors is underway across the national capital with Lt Governor Anil Baijal, Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal and his deputy Manish Sisodia casting their votes. The Delhi Municipal polls appear to be a triangular high-octane contest between the BJP, the AAP and the Congress. More than 1.3 crore people are eligible to vote in the civic 13

23 April, 2017 1:10 AM Bribery case: Delhi cops grill TTV Dinakaran

The Delhi Police Crime Branch on Saturday grilled AIADMK leader TTV Dinakaran in connection with an alleged attempt to bribe an Election Commission official for retaining ‘two leaves’, the party symbol. The questioning continued till late in the night at the Inter-State Cell of the Crime Branch in Chanakyapuri. “He is being asked about the money trail 12

22 April, 2017 11:46 PM MCD Elections 2017 Live Updates: Delhi votes today; BJP, AAP, Congress, Swaraj India and JD(U) in fray

Residents of Delhi are voting today to elect 272 members of the three corporations of Municipal Corporation of Delhi (MCD) --SDMC, EDMC and NDMC. Residents of Delhi are voting today to elect 272 members of the three civic bodies — South Delhi Municipal Corporation (SDMC), North Delhi Municipal Corporation (NDMC) and East Delhi Municipal Corporation 20

22 April, 2017 11:46 PM Capital contest: Polls to local bodies, but interest is national

NEW DELHI: The stage is set for one of the mostly keenly anticipated municipal polls in the capital on Sunday after a hard and bitterly fought campaign pitted BJP, AAP and Congress in a triangular fight. Smaller outfits like the Janata Dal (U), BSP and Swaraj India further spiced up the electoral broth. But one reason why this local contest has sparked 13

22 April, 2017 9:56 PM MCD Election 2017: Acid test for AAP chief Arvind Kejriwal after failures in Goa and Punjab

The MCD polls will be an acid test for Delhi CM Arvind Kejriwal, whose Aam Aadmi Party lost in this month's Assembly bypolls and the February elections in Punjab and Goa. A dust storm swept through the pollbound Capital on Saturday and littered its streets, but the ruling Aam Aadmi Party's broom remained largely closeted even as rivals struck out at chief 15

22 April, 2017 8:46 PM MCD election 2017: Over 1.3 crore people to cast their vote today; tough battle for AAP, BJP, Congress

Residents of the national capital will vote in the Municipal Corporation of Delhi (MCD) elections today. The AAP, the BJP, and the Congress are among the parties in the fray. Delhi residents will vote in the Municipal Corporation of Delhi (MCD) elections today. The result of the poll is bound to have an impact beyond the borders of the capital 15