While the third phase will mark the end of the voting process in Assam, Bengal will see another five phases before the results are declared on 2 May
Bengal Assembly election 2021: Nandigram among 30 seats to vote in Phase 2; full list of constituencies, key candidates in fray
There are a total of 171 candidates in the fray for the 30 seats in phase two of West Bengal polls, including chief minister Mamata Banerjee who is up against BJP's Suvendu Adhikari in Nandigram
Both Shah and Rahul will campaign in constituencies that are going to polls in the third and final phase on 6 April
Union minister Smriti Irani, Assam chief minister Sarbananda Sonowal and state minister Himanta Biswa Sarma will also participate in election events and address rallies
Ahead of Bengal elections, actors and musicians in the state release a music video promoting unity and harmony
The video showcases Bengal’s rich history and culture. From the St Paul's Cathedral church to the Chinese Kali Mandir, the clip offers a tour of the ‘City of Joy.' It also highlights the issues faced by the common man including rising fuel prices, GDP growth rate, unemployment, among others.
Assam Assembly election 2021: Rajnath, JP Nadda, Yogi Adityanath to lead BJP campaign days ahead of polls
Of the 47 seats that go to polls in the first of the three phases in Assam on 27 March, 42 are from 11 districts of Upper Assam and northern Assam
West Bengal candidates list: BJP names Babul Supriyo, TMC turncoat Rajib Banerjee among 63 for 3rd, 4th phases
The saffron party has also fielded former chief economic adviser to the government Ashok Lahiri from the Alipurduar seat and Swapan Dasgupta from the Tarakeshwar Assembly segment
Pradip Gogoi held for 'plotting' to kill Himanta Biswa Sarma: ULFA leader's arrest ahead of polls shocks Assam
A press release issued by ULFA (Pro Talks) has condemned and expressed shock over Gogoi’s arrest. It warned that the incident could have an adverse impact on the ongoing peace process.
The BJP announced that Chief Minister Sarbananda Sonowal will contest the election from Majuli seat while home minister Himanta Biswa Sarma will be fielded from Jalukbari
BJP MP from Khandwa Nand Kumar Singh Chauhan passes away; Narendra Modi, Shivraj Singh Chouhan pay tributes
Modi said that Chauhan will be remembered for his 'contributions to parliamentary proceedings, organisational skills'
Uttar Pradesh Panchayat Election 2021 dates to be announced soon: SEC reviews preparations for 3-tier polls
According to the EC, norms like wearing masks, thermal scanning and social distancing will be followed strictly at all premises being used for poll-related activities
'Metro Man' E Sreedharan set to join BJP in Kerala: A look at prominent bureaucrats who took the political plunge
An analysis of the trend noted that the "most prominent reason seems to be that after working under politicians for many years, civil servants aspire to wield power rather than just take orders"
Kerala Assembly Election 2021, Kalliasseri profile: CPM likely to replace incumbent TV Rajesh due to two-term policy
The current MLA from Kalliasseri Assembly constituency is CPM leader TV Rajesh, who was recently in the news for being named in the charge sheet in a 2012 murder case
Kerala Assembly Election 2021, Payyannur profile: Constituency has been LDF stronghold since 1965; CPM's C Krishnan had won in 2016
CPM leader C Krishnan had won the Payyannur Assembly Election twice winning the 2016 poll by a margin of over 40,000 votes
Kerala Assembly Election 2021, Udma profile: CPM's K Kunhiraman has won every election from seat since 2001
The voter turnout in the UDF stronghold was 80.45 percent in 2016. The CPM has won every election from the seat since 1991
Kerala Assembly Election 2021, Kasaragod profile: NA Nellikkunnu won for second time in 2016 in IUML stronghold
The IUML, a constituent of Congress-led UDF, has won every election from Kasaragod Assembly constituency since 1980
Kerala Assembly Election 2021, Manjeshwaram profile: Despite 2019 bypoll win, IUML faces stiff challenge from BJP
The BJP, which has been trying to wrest control of the seat for decades is likely to up the ante in the 2021 Assembly election
The Pangong Tso disengagement is by no means the end of the Ladakh standoff, as both troops are still deployed offensively at Gogra-Hot Springs, Galwan Valley and Depsang Plains, that should be part of the next stage of extrication
Having given the Indian establishment apoplexy with a simple tweet asking why everyone isn’t talking about the farmers’ protests, is Rihanna sighing (mildly) at the ensuing absurdity?
FM's interview to Network18: Nirmala Sitharaman reveals NDA govt's macroeconomic philosophy and road ahead
To a question on whether 11% GDP growth and a V-shaped recovery is achievable and if so, sustainable of the next few years, Nirmala Sitharaman said the economy doesn’t grow on the finance minister’s commands, it is the fruit of toil and vision of Indian citizens and her job as the minister is limited to removing the obstacles in that path