With the Assembly election in West Bengal drawing near, political parties in the state have extended their fight into the cyber space swearing by the revolutionary impact of the social media.
Congress on Friday said that it is ready for polls in all the five election-bound states and will forge understanding and alliances.
The Bihar cabinet on Tuesday formally approved a proposal to hold 10-phased elections for the 2.58 lakh panchayat posts in the state in April-May.
NEW YORK Donald Trump has taken a more than 20-point lead over U.S. Senator Ted Cruz of Texas in the Republican race for the presidential nomination, bolstering his position ahead of the party's primary in South Carolina on Saturday, according to a national Reuters/Ipsos poll. Among Republicans, Trump, a billionaire businessman, drew 40 percent support in the poll conducted from Saturday to Wednesday, compared with 17 percent for Cruz, 11 percent for U.S.
The BJP is eyeing Assam with relish. It is a state which the BJP believes is ripe for the picking.
Describing current political climate in Kerala as "very conducive" for BJP to come to power, party President Amit Shah urged cadres to make special efforts.
In a rare political statement from the Chair of Assembly, Assam Speaker Pranab Kumar Gogoi said people of the state will give a "befitting" reply to BJP.
An estimated 45 percent polling was reported in Greater Hyderabad Municipal Corporation (GHMC) election on Tuesday.
The Delhi High Court on Friday directed the state Election Commission to conduct by-elections in 13 municipal wards in the national capital within three months.
Congress registered an impressive performance, leading the seat tally by winning in 105 wards in the municipal council and nagar panchayat polls and bypolls for 345 wards held across Maharashtra.
The ban on illiterate people becoming grassroot public representatives in Haryana is undemocratic and regressive. It flies in the face of the constitutional guarantee of equality of opportunity.
BOSTON A majority of U.S. young adults support sending ground troops to fight Islamic State militants, though fewer than one in five would be willing to serve themselves, according to a Harvard University poll released on Thursday
The polls were held under tight security following France's worst-ever terror attacks, which have thrust the FN's anti-immigration and often Islamophobic message to the fore.
MADRID Three of the candidates vying to become Spain's next prime minister clashed over the economy, corruption and Catalan independence in an election debate on Monday but a fourth, Prime Minister Mariano Rajoy, stayed away.
Election Commission has decided to approach the government to push its proposal to have multiple cut-off dates to enrol voters.
WASHINGTON After a week in which he hosted Saturday Night Live and stood center-stage at a Republican debate, Donald Trump is surging among Republicans likely to cast votes in the party’s presidential primary.
Twitter has said it is rolling out a service that would allow users to run polls on their profile, in a bid to improve user engagement on the microblogging service.
A hearing-and-speech impaired girl has become the election icon in Bihar's Gaya. She has become the poster girl of the campaign, targeting those who are deaf towards the Election Commission’s (EC) appeal to citizens to exercise their franchise.