Punjab polls: BJP releases first list of 34 candidates, tickets to farmers' relatives, Sikhs and Dalits
BJP general secretary Tarun Chugh said that 12 candidates are from farmers' families, eight are from the Dalit community and 13 are from the Sikh community
In the manifesto, the party resolved to fill the "massive backlog" of jobs in the public sector and promised 20 lakh jobs of which eight lakh would be for women.
TMC supremo Mamata Banerjee has to win this by-poll to retain her chief minister's post. The bypolls are on 30 September while votes will be counted on 3 October
Unlike Modi, who served in the top office for more than 12 years, both Anandiben Patel and Vijay Rupani quit before their terms could end
The names of former chief minister Harish Rawat and Harak Singh Rawat, who joined the party only on Friday, did not figure in the first candidate list of the party
Manipur Assembly election 2022: Congress releases list of 40 canditates, ex-CM Okram Ibobi Singh to contest from Thoubal
Former deputy chief minister and former president of Manipur Pradesh Congress Gaikhangam will be contesting from Nungba (ST) Assembly seat
Initially, election rallies and roadshows were banned until 15 January and were later extended till 22 January
Akhilesh Yadav's Karhal candidature is an SP attempt to reclaim Yadav belt from Firozabad to Kannauj
The Samajwadi Party feels that with Akhilesh Yadav’s candidature from Karhal and the patch-up with Shivpal Singh Yadav, the party can reclaim its stronghold area. But the BJP is in no mood to let that happen
Uttar Pradesh elections 2022: How Congress lost Bhatta-Parsaul, ground zero of Rahul Gandhi's first successful agitation
Disillusioned by political parties, many in the twin villages of Bhatta-Parsaul are planning to opt for NOTA this time
The former Uttar Pradesh chief minister said, "This time we have given the slogan ‘Har polling booth ko jitana hai, BSP ko satta mein lana hai’ (every polling booth has to be won, BSP has to be brought to power)"
One must note that the SP chief has never contested a state election. When he became the Uttar Pradesh chief minister in 2012, he took the Legislative Council route
Parsekar was selected to head the state after the then chief minister Manohar Parrikar was inducted into the Union cabinet as the Defence Minister
After defections and resignation of MLAs, the current strength of the Congress in the House is two, while that of the BJP is 27
The Congress high command has so far maintained that the party will fight the February 20 elections to the 117-member assembly under a "collective leadership"
The list also includes incumbent MLA Hariom Yadav, a relative of Samajwadi Party patriarch Mulayam Singh Yadav
Why is #JusticeforLavanya trending: Tamil Nadu student kills self after facing 'abuse' from hostel warden
The death of a class 12 student, Lavanya, in Tamil Nadu’s Thanjavur has taken a political turn as her family and the BJP alleged that the girl ended her life as she was constantly being pressured to convert to Christianity.
The son of former Goa chief minister late Manohar Parrikar wanted to contest the Assembly elections for BJP from Panaji, where the ruling party has fielded incumbent MLA Atanasio Monserrate
The electoral battle for Goa has become multi-cornered with the entry of Mamata Banerjee-led TMC and aggressive campaigning by the Aam Aadmi Party
It is not unlikely that a few more Congress defectors find place in the party's second list of 11 candidates, to be announced soon
The prime minister said that obstacles in the growth journey of the state have been removed and the next 25 years are the 'Amrit Kaal' of Manipur's development