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2019 Lok Sabha Elections: Three poll staffers die in Madhya Pradesh

Polling was underway Monday morning for elections in the state's six Lok Sabha seats.

29 Apr 2019 2:32 PM

Clashes disrupt polling in Bengal, Babul Supriyo's car vandalised

The state election office has also received reports of violence from Jemua and Barabani areas of Bardhaman East constituency, he maintained.

29 Apr 2019 2:20 PM

UP has changed, bahubalis have no impact now: Amit Shah

'Rahul Gandhi is the mahamilavati leader of the mahagatbandhan,' Amit Shah said.

29 Apr 2019 2:17 PM

I am impressed by Priyanka Gandhi's simplicity: Boxer Vijender Singh

The boxer-turned-politician said there is no competition with other candidates and said he will not lie to the people.

29 Apr 2019 1:59 PM

Report on PM's speech in Barmer sent to EC: Poll authorities

The Congress had moved the EC on April 22 alleging that the Prime Minister 'brazenly' violated the poll code.

29 Apr 2019 1:58 PM


First-time voters should be wary of 'mission mahamilavat': Modi

Addressing rally, Modi slammed Congress, alleging that party wants weak government which it can 'remote control'.

29 Apr 2019 1:32 PM

Sunny Deol files nomination from Gurdaspur Lok Sabha seat

Before filing the nomination, Deol paid a visit to the Golden Temple in Amritsar and offered prayers.

29 Apr 2019 1:25 PM

For first time, polling takes place in Jharkhand's Jagodih

Jogadih is a small place about 30 kilometres away from Palamu district headquarters.

29 Apr 2019 1:11 PM

TMC delegation seeks WB EC's intervention over poll-violence in Asansol

There were reports of altercations between supporters of TMC, BJP and CPI (M) from several polling booths in the constituency.

29 Apr 2019 12:50 PM

No vacancy for PM position till 2024: UP Deputy CM Dinesh Sharma

Sharma also dubbed the SP-BSP tie up as an "unnatural alliance, which will taste defeat similar to the one in 2017.

29 Apr 2019 12:47 PM


Stone pelting near polling booths in J&K's Kulgam

The Lok Sabha polls to Anantnag constituency are being held in three phases due to security reasons.

29 Apr 2019 12:36 PM

Rahul replies to contempt notice issued to him by the SC

The counsel mentioned the matter before a bench headed by Chief Justice Ranjan Gogoi and said they be allowed to file a reply.

29 Apr 2019 11:51 AM

Clashes between TMC, BJP workers in Asansol; security forces resort to lathi-charge

The villagers boycotted polls at two booths in Jemua after protesting against absence of central forces leading to suspension of polling.

29 Apr 2019 11:43 AM

Modi's political funding must be investigated, shall request the EC: Mamta

The chief minister also alleged that BJP is doling out thousands of rupees to lure people to its rallies, while also buying votes.

29 Apr 2019 11:19 AM

Politicians, celebrities, businessmen cast votes

Voting in the fourth phase of the Lok Sabha polls is underway in 72 constituencies spread across nine states.

29 Apr 2019 10:58 AM


Glitch in EVM delays polling in two booths of Kannauj

Samajwadi party chief Akhilesh Yadav’s wife Dimple Yadav is contesting from Kannauj parliamentary seat.

29 Apr 2019 10:47 AM

Fed up with govt promises, Odisha villagers contribute money to build road

According to the villagers, they were waiting for a properly constructed 3-kilometer road since independence.

29 Apr 2019 10:14 AM

Forces trying to malign Begusarai's image will face defeat: Kanhaiya Kumar

In Begusarai Lok Sabha constituency, Kanhaiya will be contesting against BJP's Giriraj Singh and Tanveer Hassan of the RJD.

29 Apr 2019 9:43 AM

Do BJP leaders' wives sell jewellery to bear poll expenses? asks Kamal Nath

The MP Chief Minister has been frequently figuring, directly or indirectly, in speeches of PM Modi at his election rallies.

29 Apr 2019 8:42 AM

50-yr-old MP polling officer dies of heart attack at election booth

The incident took place in polling booth number 218 in Lodhikedha.

29 Apr 2019 8:06 AM