Congress Candidate List Delhi Assembly Elections 2020: Ex-AAP MLA Alka Lamba, Poonam Azad, Arvinder Lovely on first list of 54
The Congress has not decided its candidate against Delhi chief minister and AAP supremo Arvind Kejriwal from the New Delhi seat.
BJP Candidate List Delhi Assembly Elections 2020: Vijender Gupta, ex-AAP MLA Kapil Mishra among 57 named; 11 SC and four woman candidates included
BJP is fielding sitting MLA Vijender Gupta and former mayors Ravinder Gupta and Yogender Chandolia
While Maharashtra Chief Minister Devendra Fadnavis will seek to retain the Nagpur South West seat, state BJP chief Chandrakant Patil will contest the Kothrud seat in Pune for the upcoming Assembly polls
Delhi to face Lok Sabha election heat today as Narendra Modi, Priyanka Gandhi take their campaigns to capital city
With Phase 6 of the Lok Sabha election in sight, Delhi will witness power-packed campaigning today, with both Narendra Modi and Priyanka Gandhi to hold rallies and roadshows.
West Bengal Lok Sabha election 2019 voting LIVE updates: BJP accuses EC of not doing enough to ensure free and fair election in state
West Bengal Lok Sabha election LIVE updates: At a press conference, BJP leader and Union minister Prakash Javadekar alleged that the Election Commission 'had not done enough' to make the Lok Sabha election free and fair in West Bengal despite the BJP approaching it a number of times.
Abysmal women's representation in Lok Sabha election proof of failure to eliminate gender disparity from Rajasthan politics
Rajasthan must bring in more skilled and well-meaning women into public service and hand them actual power to work for change.
Lok Sabha Election 2019: From Narendra Modi to Smriti Irani, key names in BJP's first list of candidates
The BJP on Thursday released the first list of candidates for the upcoming Lok Sabha elections, featuring 184 names. The list included the names of heavyweights like Narendra Modi, party chief Amit Shah, Home Minister Rajnath Singh, Transport Minister Nitin Gadkari, among many others.
BJP candidate list for Lok Sabha election in Uttarakhand marks rise of a new order, passing of old guard
For the first time, the BJP is going to contest the election in Uttarakhand without its two strongest pillars, who were considered integral to the party's leadership.
BJP CEC meet again today, second list of candidates including those for key seats of Gujarat, UP, Chhattisgarh likely to be announced
While most political parties have released at least one list — the Congress has released six — the BJP released its first list of 184 candidates just weeks before polling begins, on 21 March.
BJP candidates list 2019 for Lok Sabha Election: Narendra Modi to contest from Varanasi, Smriti Irani from Amethi
At a press conference, Union health minister JP Nadda announced the names of 184 candidates in the party's first list of candidates. While Modi will again contest from his Varanasi seat, Amit Shah will fight from Gandhinagar.
Lok Sabha election 2019: BJP likely to announce first list of candidates after CEC meeting in Delhi today
The BJP CEC has already held wide-ranging discussions on the selection of its candidates for Bihar, Maharashtra, Andhra Pradesh, Telangana, Chattisgarh and all eight north-eastern states.
BJP leader Shahnawaz Hussain loses Bhagalpur ticket to JD(U) in Bihar despite being member of party’s central election committee
Ironically, Shahnawaz Hussain is a member of the BJP's central election committee, which takes the final call on the candidates to field in the polls.
Chhattisgarh polls: Raman Singh, Bhupesh Baghel, Ajit Jogi and other key candidates in the fray for upcoming elections
As the first phase of the Chhattisgarh Assembly polls nears, Congress is gearing up to try to oust the BJP from power after 15 years.
Chhattisgarh Assembly polls: 1,291 candidates to fight it out for 90 seats; triangular contest adds dimension to state politics
Of the 90 Assembly constituencies in Chhattisgarh, polling will be held for 18 in the first phase of the elections on 12 November, while voting for the remaining 72 is scheduled for 20 November.
Congress releases third list of candidates for Chhattisgarh polls; party banking on old and new faces to regain power
The Congress has not denied a ticket to any sitting MLA in Chhattisgarh. However, only three women figure in the third list.
Jammu and Kashmir local body polls, Part VI: In Srinagar, local residents file nomination papers to ensure BJP loss
In several districts in South Kashmir, the BJP's candidates won dozens of seats unopposed in the local body polls as other parties could not find nominations because of the fear of militant attacks.
Tracking live updates as Jaswant Singh readies to file his nomination papers from Barmer.
The BJP’s ancien regime is in tatters. In the case of Jaswant Singh, Atal Behari Vajpayee’s Finance and Foreign Minister, it is in tears. It would seem the BJP is in a civil war with its former Deputy Prime Minister in a sulk, its once powerful Education Minister in angry exile from his constituency and another Finance and Foreign Minister in voluntary retirement.
Bilochan Prasad, 54, hails from Chhapra in Bihar but, has spent half his life plying auto-rickshaws in Delhi. He is quite amused by the milling crowds at the headquarters of various political parties during the ticket distribution season.
Upset over denial of ticket, former Union Minister and BJP veteran Jaswant Singh today said he has decided to contest the Lok Sabha elections as an independent from the Barmer seat and will file his nomination papers tomorrow.