Gujarat HC queries EC over Talala by-election date

Gandhinagar |Monday, 2019 10:15:04 PM IST

The Gujarat High Court on Monday asked the Election Commission (EC) to explain its reason for conducting by-election to the Talala Assembly seat in Gujarat, despite a sessions court staying disqualifi

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Electioneering gathers momentum in Uttarakhand

Dehradun |Sunday, 2019 4:15:05 PM IST

With the BJP and Congress announcing their candidates for the Lok Sabha polls in Uttarakhand, electioneering on Sunday picked up momentum. The process of filing nomination papers ends on Monday.

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Thailand votes in 1st elections after 2014 coup (Lead)

Bangkok |Sunday, 2019 2:45:04 PM IST

Thailand went to the polls on Sunday to vote in the first general elections after incumbent Prime Minister General Prayuth Chan-ocha came to power following a bloodless coup in 2014.

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Modi, Rahul firm up narratives in election criss-cross (Dangal 2019)

New Delhi |Sunday, 2019 7:15:04 PM IST

They have different styles of campaigning and have adopted different strategies to woo voters in the Lok Sabha elections. Prime Minister Narendra Modi and Congress President Rahul Gandhi are the lead

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Thailand votes in first post-coup general elections

Bangkok |Sunday, 2019 9:15:06 AM IST

About 50 million voters headed to the polls in Thailand for the first general elections since the 2014 coup.

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IPL: Not thinking about WC selection, says Karthik

Kolkata |Saturday, 2019 8:15:05 PM IST

Not putting emphasis on this edition of the Indian Premier League (IPL) for personal reasons, Dinesh Karthik said here on Saturday the lesser he ponders over World Cup selection, the better it will be

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Won't contest Lok Sabha elections: Shah Faesal

Srinagar |Saturday, 2019 5:45:05 PM IST

Former IAS officer Shah Faesal said on Saturday that his recently launched party won't contest the Lok Sabha elections.

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Elections a battle between unity and hatred: Rahul

Chanchal (West Bengal) |Saturday, 2019 7:45:04 PM IST

Accusing Prime Minister Narendra Modi of "lying all day in his speeches", Congress President Rahul Gandhi on Saturday termed the coming Lok Sabha elections a battle between the Congress' idea of unity

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Madras High Court declares Bose's election invalid

Chennai |Friday, 2019 7:15:05 PM IST

The Madras High Court on Friday declared as invalid the election in 2016 of the AIAMDK's A.K. Bose -- who died last year -- in a by-election from the Tiruparankundram Assembly constituency.

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Election Commission joins Twitter ahead of LS polls

New Delhi |Friday, 2019 7:45:05 PM IST

The Election Commission of India on Friday joined Twitter ahead of the Lok Sabha elections while the micro-blogging site also launched a special election emoji aimed at encouraging participation in el

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Election colours add to Holi fervour in Braj

Mathura/Vrindavan/Agra |Thursday, 2019 7:15:04 PM IST

The fervour of Holi, festival of colours, reached a feverish pitch on Thursday as election campaigners and leaders of different political parties extended their full support and participation in the c

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Not contesting Lok Sabha elections, says Salman

Mumbai |Thursday, 2019 4:45:04 PM IST

Superstar Salman Khan on Thursday denied that he was campaigning for a political party or contesting himself in the coming Lok Sabha elections.

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