Documentary on Lok Sabha polls announced

New Delhi |Wednesday, 2019 5:15:05 AM IST

A documentary encapsulating the story of the Indian elections will soon make way to the Indian small screen.

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PM meets Council of Ministers, says LS polls were 'unique'

New Delhi |Wednesday, 2019 4:15:05 AM IST

Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Tuesday described the Lok Sabha elections as "unique" as he met his Council of Ministers at a meeting convened by BJP chief Amit Shah for thanking them for their work.

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Ban suspect exit poll agencies: Goa Congress

Panaji |Wednesday, 2019 1:15:05 AM IST

Asserting that neither the Election Commission (EC) nor the state and Central governments could be trusted on EVMs and counting of votes, Chandrakant Kavlekar, Leader of the Opposition in the Goa Asse

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Political ad spend hits Rs 27.7 cr on Facebook as polls end

New Delhi |Wednesday, 2019 1:15:05 AM IST

Led by the Bharatiya Janata Party, political parties in India spent a total of Rs 27.73 crore on Facebook for posting political ads on the platform as the seven-phase general election ended on May 19.

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Odisha 'swing': Exit polls embolden BJP, predict challenge to BJD

Bhubaneswar |Wednesday, 2019 1:45:05 AM IST

With the national exit polls showing Biju Janata Dal (BJD) losing ground to the Bharatiya Janata Party in the Lok Sabha polls, it is likely that the number in the assembly would also come down posing

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Poll results could be delayed: Ghaziabad official

Ghaziabad |Wednesday, 2019 2:15:05 AM IST

Results of the Ghaziabad Lok Sabha seat could be delayed on Thursday due to the tallying of EVM results with the VVPATs from five booths in every assembly segment, District Magistrate Ritu Maheswari s

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Sharply varying exit poll numbers in key states trigger uncertainty

New Delhi |Wednesday, 2019 2:15:05 AM IST

A general consensus appears to have emerged among political parties that the Bharatiya Janata Party will emerge as the single largest party in the Lok Sabha. However, the exit polls raise the question

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SC dismisses plea challenging appointment of special observers in Bengal polls (Lead)

New Delhi |Wednesday, 2019 3:45:05 AM IST

The Supreme Court on Tuesday dismissed a plea challenging the appointment of two retired bureaucrats as special observer and central police observer in West Bengal in the recently-concluded general el

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No wrong transportation of EVMs: Poll officials (Lead)

Chandigarh |Wednesday, 2019 5:15:05 AM IST

There has been no illegal transportation of electronic voting machines (EVMs) in Punjab, election officials here said on Tuesday.

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Outcome of Australia polls boosts Adani's mining plans

Mumbai |Wednesday, 2019 4:45:05 AM IST

The outcome of Australia's federal election in which pro-mining coalition government has emerged as favourite to form the next government has given a boost to Adani's mining plans.

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Naidu meets Gowda, Kumaraswamy for post-poll alliance

Bengaluru |Wednesday, 2019 6:45:05 AM IST

Andhra Pradesh Chief Minister and Telugu Desam Party (TDP) supremo N. Chandrababu Naidu on Tuesday discussed forging a non-BJP alliance after the results of the Lok Sabha elections on Thursday with Ja

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Mamata-Naidu meet over post poll strategies

Kolkata |Tuesday, 2019 6:45:05 AM IST

Andhra Pradesh Chief Minister N. Chandrababu Naidu and his West Bengal counterpart Mamata Banerjee, who have been pivotal in stitching an opposition alliance against the BJP, met here on Monday to dis

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