Voting underway in final phase 2019 Lok Sabha election; Narendra Modi, Sunny Deol, Ravi Shankar Prasad among key candidates
Polling began on Sunday morning for 59 Lok Sabha seats in the seventh and last phase of Lok Sabha polls to decide the fate of 918 candidates including Prime Minister Narendra Modi, who is seeking to retain the Varanasi seat in Uttar Pradesh.
Lok Sabha Election 2019 Updates: Next time, Amit Shah may allow Narendra Modi to answer questions, jokes Rahul Gandhi
Lok Sabha Election 2019 LIVE Updates: After Narendra Modi avoided answering questions at the BJP press conference in New Delhi, the Congress tweeted with the #ModiFlopPressConference.
Lok Sabha Election 2019 Updates: EC tells Madhya Pradesh CEO to submit report on Pragya Thakur's 'deshbhakt Godse' remark
Lok Sabha Election 2019 LIVE Updates: The Election Commission has sought factual report from Madhya Pradesh Chief Electoral Officer by Friday in the matter of Pragya Singh Thakur's statement, "Nathuram Godse was, is and will remain a 'deshbhakt'".
Lok Sabha Election 2019 Updates: EC must take note of TMC's action, says Amit Shah after clash at Kolkata roadshow
Lok Sabha Election 2019 LIVE Updates: Clashes broke between TMC and BJP supporters at Amit Shah's roadshow in Kolkata on Tuesday. Speaking to CNN-News18, Amit Shah said, "TMC goons can't let free and fair polls take place in Bengal. They set things on fire, attacked people at the roadshow. The Election Commission must take cognisance of TMC's actions."
Lok Sabha Election 2019 Updates: Amit Shah leads roadshow with Patna Sahib candidate Ravi Shankar Prasad, Bihar deputy CM Sushil Modi
Lok Sabha Election 2019 LIVE Updates: The Patna Sahib constituency, which will see BJP veteran Ravi Shankar Prasad go head-to-head against former party colleague and newly anointed Congress leader Shatrughan Sinha, played host to a roadshow by BJP chief Amit Shah on Saturday. Shah was accompanied by Prasad and Bihar deputy chief minister Sushil Modi.
Lok Sabha Election 2019 Updates: Meant to say 'jo hua woh bura hua', says Sam Pitroda amid row over remark on 1984 riots
Lok Sabha Election 2019 LIVE Updates: At the centre of the controversy over his remark on 1984 riots, Sam Pitroda said, "The statement I made was completely twisted, taken out of context because my Hindi isn't good. What I meant was 'jo hua vo bura hua.'"
Lok Sabha Election 2019 Updates: Congress' Divya Spandana slams PM for taking 'Canadian' Akshay Kumar aboard INS Sumitra
Lok Sabha Election 2019 LIVE Updates:After being dragged into a controversy over a pamphlet against Atishi, BJP candidate Gautam Gambhir said, "I will definitely file a defamation case against them (AAP leaders). You can't tarnish someone's image just like that, if you don't have the proof. I have never given a negative statement against anyone so far in my election campaigning."
Narendra Modi in Delhi Updates: Parties that practice dynasty politics cannot represent 21st Century India, says PM
Lok Sabha Election 2019 Updates: At his Kurukshetra rally, not only did Narendra Modi recite an ostensible list of abuses he has allegedly received from Congress leaders, but he ended the list with the announcement that even though he never gets emotional on stage, this time he had to because he has "returned home."
Narendra Modi in Bihar; Lok Sabha Election 2019 LIVE updates: PM slams Congress manifesto again, says his 'blood boils when army is insulted'
Lok Sabha Election 2019 LATEST updates: Speaking at his third and final rally at Valmiki Nagar in Bihar, Narendra Modi slammed the grand alliance once again and hit out at the Congress manifesto. He also used the opportunity to celebrate the JD(U)-BJP government of Nitish Kumar.
Narendra Modi in Rajasthan; Lok Sabha Election 2019 LIVE updates: Congress reacts to PM's 'video game' jibe, calls it 'insult' to forces
Lok Sabha Election LIVE updates: Congress spokesperson Sanjay Jha has reacted sharply to Narendra Modi's dig at a recent rally.
Rahul Gandhi in Rajasthan; Lok Sabha Election 2019 updates: Handful of businessmen are Narendra Modi's masters, says Congress chief
Lok Sabha Election 2019 LIVE updates: Congress president Rahul Gandhi Thursday said his party's government will not work just for a handful of businessmen, calling them Prime Minister Narendra Modi's “masters”.
Lok Sabha Election 2019 updates: Devendra Fadnavis seeks MCC relaxation to carry out drought relief work in Maharashtra
Lok Sabha Election 2019 LIVE updates: Maharashtra chief minister Devendra Fadnavis wrote to Chief Election Commissioner Sunil Arora, requesting him for some relaxation in Model Code of Conduct in the state for drought relief works. A total of 151 talukas in the state have been declared drought hit and Centre has passed a budget of Rs 4,714 crore for drought relief in the state, Fadnavis said in the letter.
Lok Sabha Election 2019 LIVE updates: Rahul, Priyanka campaign across Uttar Pradesh, turn up heat on Narendra Modi in rallies
Lok Sabha Election 2019 LIVE updates: Both campaigning in Uttar Pradesh on Saturday, Congress chief Rahul Gandhi and Congress general Priyanka Gandhi have both hit out against what they said was tall talk by Narendra Modi and no sign of 'vikas' as promised by the prime minister.
Narendra Modi in Mumbai; Lok Sabha Election 2019 updates: Don't waste vote on Congress, which can at best win 50 seats, says PM
Lok Sabha Election 2019 LIVE updates: Addressing a rally in Mumbai, Prime Minister Narendra Modi said, "Congress has broken its record in 2019 by contesting in the lowest number of seats. Don't waste your vote by voting a party that at best can get 50 seats in the Lok Sabha."
Narendra Modi in Varanasi; Lok Sabha Election 2019 updates: After Pulwama attack, 42 terrorists have been killed in J&K, says PM
Narendra Modi in Varanasi; Lok Sabha Election 2019 LIVE updates: Addressing a rally in Varanasi, Prime Minister Narendra Modi said, "In the past 5 years, there have been no terrorist attacks on an Indian city, holy place or temple. The country also witnessed the Kumbh mela peacefully. Terrorists are now only limited to certain areas in Jammu and Kashmir now. They killed 40 of our CRPF personnel. After that incident, till date 42 terrorist have been killed in that area. This is how we work."
Narendra Modi's roadshow in Varanasi dominates as suspense around Priyanka Gandhi Vadra's candidature fizzles
Speculation was rife that the Congress would field its general secretary for east Uttar Pradesh, Priyanka Gandhi Vadra, from the prestigious Varanasi constituency.
Lok Sabha Election 2019 updates: 'Tumse na ho payega,' tweets Congress after reports say Modi won't hold press conference on 26 April
Lok Sabha Election 2019 LIVE updates: After multiple media reports claimed that the BJP has denied Prime Minister Narendra Modi would hold a press conference on 26 April, Congress wrote on Twitter, "Tumse na ho payega (You won't be able to do it)." Modi is scheduled to visit Varanasi on Friday to filing his nomination.
Lok Sabha Election 2019 LIVE updates: EC directs Eros Now to stop streaming web series on life of Narendra Modi
Lok Sabha Election 2019 LIVE updates: The Election Commission on Saturday wrote to producers of the web series Modi: Journey of a Common Man, Eros Now that it had taken cognisance that the series, which has five episodes is available on the platform. "You're directed to stop forthwith the online streaming and remove all connected content of the series till further orders," it added.
Lok Sabha Election 2019 updates: Sadhvi Pragya's remarks against Hemant Karkare are her personal views, says BJP
Lok Sabha Election 2019 LIVE updates: Identified as Tarun Gajjar, the man who slapped Hardik Patel at a rally in Surendranagar, spoke to ANI after receiving treatment. "My wife was pregnant when Patidar agitation happened, she was undergoing treatment at a hospital, I had faced problems then, I had decided then, I'll hit this man. I have to teach him a lesson anyhow," he said.
Lok Sabha Election 2019 updates: Amit Shah says BJP fielded Sadhvi Pragya against Digvijay Singh as he 'coined saffron terror'
Lok Sabha Election 2019 LIVE updates: While addressing a rally in Odisha, BJP chief Amit Shah said, "After the Samjhauta Express blast, Congress said that it Hindu terrorists were behind it. The sadhus were put in jail. The BJP decided that Sadhvi Pragya Thakur should fight against Digvijay Singh, the person who coined the term 'saffron terror'."