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16 November, 2018 1:37 PM Rajasthan Assembly Polls 2018: Tonk to see exciting clash between Sachin Pilot & Ajit Mehta

Rajasthan's Tonk assembly constituency is set to witness an interesting poll fight between Congress state unit chief Sachin Pilot and the BJP's sitting MLA Ajit Singh Mehta. The northern state will go to polls on December 7. Mehta had won the seat, which has a sizeable number of Muslim voters, in the 2013 assembly elections with a margin of over 30,000 votes 133

15 November, 2018 4:20 PM Rajasthan Assembly Polls 2018: 118 candidates file 151 nominations on November 15

A total of 118 candidates filed 151 nominations in poll-bound Rajasthan on November 15, including BJP leaders Arun Chaturvedi, Gulab Chand Kataria, BSP leader Navin Pilania and Congress hopefuls Pramod Jain and Dheeraj Gurjar. Apart from prominent names in Congress, many hopefuls have also filed their nominations even though the party was yet to announce 93

15 November, 2018 12:38 PM In The Last Four Years KCR's Assets Increased By 41% To Rs. 22.61 Crore

Telangana caretaker Chief Minister K Chandrasekhar Rao's total asset has increased by about 41 per cent to Rs. 22.61 crore in the last over four years and even though his party's symbol is a 'car', he does not own one, his election affidavit reveals. The Telangana Rashtra Samiti (TRS) supremo filed the affidavit along with his nomination papers on Wednesday 98

15 November, 2018 11:10 AM After Protests, Poll Body Removes Mizoram Chief Electoral Officer

The order came after some civil society groups in Mizoram demanded Shashank's ouster over a row on allowing Bru voters lodged in Tripura relief camps to exercise their franchise from the area. The Election Commission (EC) today removed S B Shashank as chief electoral officer of poll-bound Mizoram and appointed IAS officer Ashish Kundra. The order came after 111

13 November, 2018 5:47 PM Why Is PM Silent On Corruption Charges Against Raman Singh: Rahul Gandhi

Addressing a rally in Kharsia Assembly constituency in Raigarh district in the poll-bound state, Mr Gandhi claimed the prime minister doesnot speak about corruption anymore. Congress chief Rahul Gandhi today questioned why Prime Minister Narendra Modi is silent on charges of corruption against Chhattisgarh Chief Minister Raman Singh and his family 97

13 November, 2018 5:35 PM 76.28% Voter Turnout In First Phase Of Chhattisgarh Assembly Election

A voter turnout of 76.28 per cent was recorded in the first phase of elections in Chhattisgarh covering 18 Assembly segments, a poll official said Tuesday. The impressive turnout shows that Naxals threats seem to have had little impact in the first phase of polling in eight Maoist-hit districts, the official said. "Chhattisgarh recorded 76.28 per cent polling 150

9 November, 2018 4:12 AM MP polls: Man brings Rs 10,000 in coins to file nomination papers

A candidate from Indore-3 Assembly seat in poll-bound Madhya Pradesh on Thursday brought Rs 10,000 in one-rupee coins as security deposit to accompany his nomination papers. The state goes to polls on November 28 and counting of votes will take place on December 11. Returning Officer Shashwat Sharma had to deploy five office staff to count the coins 83

8 November, 2018 9:28 AM Seat-Sharing Deal Of Alliance Partners In Telangana Finalised: Congress

Seat-sharing deal among partners of the Congress-led grand alliance for the December 7 Assembly elections in Telangana has been finalised, a key AICC functionary said Thursday. The AICC in-charge of Telangana affairs, RC Khuntia told PTI, "Seat-sharing has been finalised. It will be announced after its approval by Congress President Rahul Gandhi 117

8 November, 2018 8:27 AM Maoists carry out blast on bus in Dantewada, CISF jawan among 4 killed

At least two CISF personnel suffered injuries in the incident and were rushed to a nearby restaurant. The Maoists carried out a blast on a bus in Dantewada district of Chhattisgarh on Thursday, killing at least four people. According to news agency PTI, a CISF personnel and three civilians were those killed in the explosion. At least two CISF personnel 97

7 November, 2018 3:31 PM Congress announces fourth list for Madhya Pradesh poll

The Congress on Wednesday released its fourth list of 29 candidates for Madhya Pradesh assembly polls, taking the total number of declared candidatures to 213. Among the 29 candidates declared Wednesday for the November 28 polls, the Congress has fielded Ramesh Dubey from Bhind, Pravin Pathak from Gwalior South, Preeti Agnihotri from Indore-1, and Surjeet 104