Only 48.23 per cent polling in Bihar, 5.24 per cent less from 2019 LS polls

Patna, April 19 -- Despite best efforts made by Election Commission and appeals from top leaders and celebrities, poll percentage in first phase of Lok Sabha elections in Bihar could reach only 48.23 ... Read More

Karnataka HC stays Women's Commission notice to Kumaraswamy

Bengaluru, April 19 -- The Karnataka High Court on Friday stayed the notice issued by the Karnataka State Women's Commission to former Chief Minister HD Kumaraswamy. The notice was related to a commen... Read More

Sensex drops over 500 points

Mumbai, April 19 -- The equity market continued to fall for the fifth consecutive session on Friday as BSE Sensex crashed 539 points to open below 72K at 71,949.65 amid heightened geographical tension... Read More

Manipur: EVM destroyed, over 11 pc polling on both LS seats

Imphal, April 19 -- The first phase of polling on Friday in Manipur that has seen almost year-long ethnic strifes, was marred by reports of firing, destroyed Electronic Voting Machine and armed person... Read More

13.30 pc voters turnout till 9.30 am in Meghalaya

Shillong, April 19 -- An estimated 13.30 per cent of 22 lakh Meghalaya voters cast their votes till 9.30 am on Friday to decide the electoral fortune of 10 candidates aspiring to represent the Shillon... Read More

Chhattisgarh: At least 6 missing as boat capsizes in Mahanadi

Raipur, April 19 -- A boat ferrying more than seventy people returning after visiting Banjhi Pali temple on Friday afternoon, overturned in the Mahanadi river near Saradha Ghat of Chhattisgarh's Jhars... Read More

Arunachal polls: Over 66 Percent voter turnout recorded

Itanagar, April 19 -- More than 66 percent electorate in Arunachal Pradesh have cast their votes till 5 pm on Friday in the simultaneous elections to the 18th Lok Sabha and the 11th State Legislative ... Read More

Tripura: 81 pc turnout in poll, Oppn demands countermand elections

Agartala, April 19 -- An estimated 81 per cent voter turnout was recorded across 1,685 polling booths in Tripura in first phase of Lok Sabha elections on Friday. The election was nearly peaceful and ... Read More

JK: ECI establishes 114 special polling stations in Udhampur Parliamentary constituency

Jammu, April 19 -- In a first-of-its-kind move towards inclusivity and environmental consciousness, the Election Commission of India (ECI) established 114 remarkable polling stations of different cate... Read More

BSP releases list of 11 candidates, replaces two

Lucknow, April 19 -- Bahujan Samaj Party (BSP) on Friday released the sixth list of candidates for Lok Sabha elections in which it has changed candidates from Varanasi and Firozabad seats, official so... Read More