Man at centre of Kashmir human shield row now on poll duty

CHILL(KASHMIR), April 19 -- Farooq Ahmad Dar, who was tied to an Army jeep after voting for a by-poll in 2017, was deputed for election duty in Jammu and Kashmir's Budgam as polling was held for Srina... Read More

Sidhu says no to Rahul's Bathinda seat offer to wife

Chandigarh, April 19 -- The Congress high command has formally asked Punjab cabinet minister Navjot Singh Sidhu whether his wife Navjot Kaur could contest from the Bathinda Lok Sabha. But Sidhu has ... Read More

Lok Sabha elections 2019: Priyanka Gandhi to visit Amethi, hold road show in Kanpur today

India, April 19 -- Congress general secretary Priyanka Gandhi Vadra will campaign for Lok Sabha polls in Uttar Pradesh's Amethi on Friday and Wayanad in Kerala a day later. Her brother and Congress p... Read More

AAP faces rebel riddle on 4 seats

Chandigarh, April 19 -- The Aam Aadmi Party (AAP) had airily dismissed the party rebels as "power-hungry opportunists" a few months ago, but it is now facing a challenge from them in four Lok Sabha co... Read More

EC sends official to Odisha as Oppn steps up attack

NEW DELHI, April 19 -- A day after the Election Commission of India (ECI) suspended an Indian Administrative Service (IAS) officer for checking Prime Minister Narendra Modi's helicopter in Odisha's Sa... Read More

Kota airport issue takes off in election season

Kota, April 19 -- The Congress and the BJP accused each other of failing to work for an expansion of the Kota airport, making it an issue in the Lok Sabha elections. A small airport of the erstwhile ... Read More

Will Manvendra repeat his 2004 victory for Congress?

BARMER, April 19 -- Will Manvendra Singh, the first Rajput to win the Bamer Lok Sabha constituency for the BJP in 2004, be able to repeat his magic with the Congress this time? This is the fourth ti... Read More

At India's last village on western border, no signs of poll campaign

BARMER, April 19 -- In 2016, Congress president Rahul Gandhi visited Trimohi, the last village on the India-pakistan border in Barmer, to console the family of 17-year-old Dalit girl Delta Meghwal, wh... Read More

Centre tells SC it needs more time to implement electoral reforms

NEW DELHI, April 19 -- Over a year after the Supreme Court (SC) issued directions on electoral reforms, including one on having a permanent machinery to monitor the wealth of lawmakers, the Centre is ... Read More

SP-BSP alliance looks to poll arithmetic to trounce BJP

AGRA, April 19 -- Despite being termed as a Dalit capital, the seat reserved for Scheduled Caste has never gone to the Bahujan Samaj Party (BSP), whose chief Mayawati has stitched a formidable allianc... Read More