Election Results-2014

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DMK to meet and discuss Lok Sabha election debacle today
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DMK to meet and discuss Lok Sabha election debacle today

The crucial high-level strategy committee of the DMK, called to deliberate on the causes that led to the party's rout in the just-concluded Lok Sabha polls, is meeting today.

We have 'full confidence' in Rahul, Sonia, says Delhi Cong
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We have 'full confidence' in Rahul, Sonia, says Delhi Cong

A resolution to this effect was passed at a meeting of current and former MLAs. The meeting was presided over by Delhi Pradesh Congress Committee (DPCC) president Arvinder Singh Lovely.

Not fair to blame just Rahul for poll debacle, says Kerala CM Chandy
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Not fair to blame just Rahul for poll debacle, says Kerala CM Chandy

Kerala Chief Minister Oommen Chandy today said that Rahul Gandhi cannot be singled out for the Congress' debacle in the Lok Sabha elections.

Fared badly due to UPA's disconnect with people: Youth Cong chief
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Fared badly due to UPA's disconnect with people: Youth Cong chief

Rajeev Satav, 40, is one of the two sitting MPs from Maharashtra to score a win in the recently concluded parliamentary polls. President of the Indian Youth Congress, the quiet, unassuming Satav reveals a sharp political mind during his interview with Firstpost.

Narendra Modi's Cabinet: A complete list of those who made the cut
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Narendra Modi's Cabinet: A complete list of those who made the cut

As Narendra Modi's government gets ready to be sworn-in today in the evening, reports indicates that India is likely to see a drastic change where some of the ministries are concerned.

Mystery solved: 5 things we now know about Rahul Gandhi
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Mystery solved: 5 things we now know about Rahul Gandhi

After months of an acrimonious electoral campaign, we now know a lot more about Rahul Gandhi -- likely more than he would prefer.

More Cong voices speak up: Time to weed out Rahul's coterie
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More Cong voices speak up: Time to weed out Rahul's coterie

Will the Congress react to criticism from within the party by welcome dissent and debate or will it weed out those who reject sycophancy? That will define the party's future.

Modi's mandate is larger than you think: more like 40%
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Modi's mandate is larger than you think: more like 40%

The BJP's vote share of 31 percent looks small, but if you consider that the party contested only 428 seats, its actual vote share is much higher - 40 percent. This is actually an unprecedented mandate in post-Rajiv India.

What we can expect in the first 100 days of the Modi Sarkaar
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What we can expect in the first 100 days of the Modi Sarkaar

Delhi's bureaucrats are already dusting off schemes that ran into hurdles, holding meetings to prepare presentations for the new government and getting ready to outline what each ministry's 100-day agenda could be.

Decoding Lok Sabha numbers: Why Kejriwal apology won't win Delhi
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Decoding Lok Sabha numbers: Why Kejriwal apology won't win Delhi

But do the Lok Sabha election numbers hold out hope for AAP? Not really.

When Modi wept: NDA speech reveals 4 faces of Loh Purush
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When Modi wept: NDA speech reveals 4 faces of Loh Purush

Modi's speech at his official anointment as the leader of the NDA revealed several different Narendra Modis -- some old, but others very new.

Gujarat Bhawan: Delhi’s new power centre
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Gujarat Bhawan: Delhi’s new power centre

Till such time as the PM-designate Narendra Modi takes up residence at 7 Race Course Road, all roads will continue to lead to his current residence in Delhi, the Gujarat Bhawan.

New hope has risen, says Narendra Modi in emotional first speech
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New hope has risen, says Narendra Modi in emotional first speech

After the election, Modi said the recent election result had increased people's faith in democracy and there is a "new hope" among people that this dispensation can fulfill their aspirations.

Narendra Modi formally elected leader of BJP's Parliamentary party
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Narendra Modi formally elected leader of BJP's Parliamentary party

Veteran BJP leader LK Advani today proposed the name of Narendra Modi as the leader of the BJP Parliamentary party, setting the ball rolling for the party to take over the reins of the government.

The 69% issue: Will Modi stand for those who didn't vote him?
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The 69% issue: Will Modi stand for those who didn't vote him?

Just because only 31percent voted for Modi, does not mean his election is somehow tainted and illegitimate. But there is a different lesson to be drawn from the 69 percent who chose not to vote for him.

Congress CWC meet: Just another shameful Gandhi love-fest
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Congress CWC meet: Just another shameful Gandhi love-fest

The Congress Working Committee's 'chintan shivir' left, turned into a show-your-love-for-Gandhis fest as Congress' leaders spent most of the time rejecting resignations.

Will Jaya and Modi's camaraderie boost centre-state relations?
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Will Jaya and Modi's camaraderie boost centre-state relations?

Jayalalithaa is tough and her consistent message has been that as far as Tamil Nadu is concerned, she is the master.

Shocking that Sonia, Rahul have not greeted Modi: Venkaiah Naidu
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Shocking that Sonia, Rahul have not greeted Modi: Venkaiah Naidu

Senior BJP leader M Venkaiah Naidu said it is shocking to see Sonia and Rahul Gandhi not having the courtesy of greeting Prime Minister-elect Narendra Modi.

Why Mumbai voted out all its six MPs: Modi wave and a bumbling Cong
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Why Mumbai voted out all its six MPs: Modi wave and a bumbling Cong

Internal rivalries in the Congress, the missing MNS effect and a united anti-Congress vote for Modi has led to all six MPs losing their seats.

After miserable defeat, posters demand Priyanka's rise in Cong
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After miserable defeat, posters demand Priyanka's rise in Cong

After Congress' miserable defeat in the Lok Sabha elections, posters are already up demanding that Sonia Gandhi promote her daughter Priyanka in the party. Check out one such poster.