Elections 2014

  • Amit Shah
    May 21, 2014 22:44 IST

    Amit Shah set for bigger role; will he fight from Vadodara?

    A party source said Shah, a BJP legislator from Naranpura (Gujarat), might be asked to resign from the state assembly and could be sent to Parliament from Vadodara, which could be vacated by Modi.

  • A thoughtful Rahul Gandhi watches the India Vs West Indies Test match.
    May 21, 2014 00:41 IST

    NCP says Rahul ‘must change style’, calls Cong a ‘baggage’

    NCP’s senior spokesperson D P Tripathy, considered close to party chief Sharad Pawar, openly criticised Rahul Gandhi over the results of the 2014 LS polls.

  • AMRI
    May 20, 2014 20:26 IST

    Mamata-Jaya Oppn more attractive to BJP, say TMC leaders

    Though Mamata-Modi relations are not good, her relations with Rajnath Singh and LK Advani might help her get the Centre's support.

  • Abhinandan Pathak
    May 19, 2014 17:51 IST

    Modi quick on Twitter diplomacy, slow to mention US

    While Canadian PM Stephan Harper has had two mentions and Russian President Putin received warm words on Monday, Modi conspicuously made no reference at all to the leaders of the world's superpower.

  • Assembly Elections 2011
    May 19, 2014 17:23 IST

    Mamata approaches Jaya to form Oppn block in House

    Trinamool Congress leaders in Kolkata say their party chief’s objective is “to protect the interests of the states” in a Lok Sabha that will have no leader of opposition. The success of the talks, however, is not yet clear.

  • Robert Vadra
    Apr 28, 2014 00:16 IST

    Adani, Vadra emerging missiles in poll battle

    With the political rhetoric of the 2014 polls getting shriller with every passing day, references to the Adani group and Robert Vadra are emerging as key talking points for the Congress and BJP to hit out at each other with.

  • Congress
    Apr 28, 2014 18:20 IST

    No challenge to Cong in Rae Bareli, Amethi: Priyanka Gandhi

    Priyanka Gandhi on Monday held a roadshow in the constituency of her mother and Congress President Sonia Gandhi and claimed that there was no challenge for her party in Rae Bareli and Amethi, the constituency of her brother Rahul Gandhi.

  • Akhilesh Yadav
    Apr 23, 2014 14:28 IST

    Gujarat model a big lie, BJP should clarify: Akhilesh

    Uttar Pradesh Chief Minister Akhilesh Yadav today alleged that BJP's Gujarat model was a "big lie", and that the party should clarify about it.

  • BJP Narendra Modi
    Apr 16, 2014 12:32 IST

    Cong moves EC on Modi's programme on TV

    Congress today moved theElection Commission seeking stern action against Narendra Modi and BJP, dubbing as "paid news" "Aap ki Adalat" programme on India TV featuring the BJP PM candidate.

  • Ramesh Tomar
    Apr 03, 2014 12:24 IST

    Cong candidate from Noida Ramesh Tomar joins BJP

    Congress candidate from Gautam Budh Nagar Lok Sabha seat Ramesh Chand Tomar on Thursday joined Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP). Just a week before the polling day April 10 Tomar's change of loyalty has left Congress embarrassed, and BJP workers cheering.