By HT Correspondent | Hindustan Times, Mumbai
PUBLISHED ON APR 24, 2019 12:27 AM IST
The remaining 17 Lok Sabha seats will go to polls on April 29, including all six seats of Mumbai.
By Press Trust of India | New Delhi
UPDATED ON APR 23, 2019 09:49 PM IST
Election Commission officials in Delhi put the voting percentage at 66 per cent till 8 pm. Final figures are likely to change as queues of voters were seen at several centres even after the scheduled time for voting ended.
Lok Sabha Election 2019 Phase 3 - ‘Had to wait for a while’: Kerala CM Pinarayi Vijayan on faulty EVMs
By IANS | Thiruvananthapuram
UPDATED ON MAY 03, 2020 02:48 PM IST
The malfunctioning was pointed out by none other than Chief Minister Pinarayi Vijayan who said that election officials appear to have failed to ensure that the EVMs worked properly.
By Faisal Malik, Mumbai/nagpur
UPDATED ON APR 19, 2019 01:10 AM IST
Prominent candidates in the fray include former chief ministers Ashok Chavan (Nanded) and Sushilkumar Shinde (Solapur), senior Sena leader Anandrao Adsul (Amravati), BJP’s Pritam Munde (Beed) and Dalit leader Prakash Ambedkar (Solapur).
UPDATED ON APR 11, 2019 02:17 PM IST
In the first phase, 26 candidates are in the fray for the four Lok Sabha seats and 191 are contesting for the 28 assembly seats. A total of 60,03,707 voters are eligible to cast their votes that will determine the fate of candidates of the ruling BJP and opposition BJP and Congress.
By Debabrata Mohanty | Bhubaneswar
UPDATED ON APR 11, 2019 09:50 AM IST
In the first phase, 26 candidates are in the fray for the four Lok Sabha seats, while 191 candidates are contesting for the 28 Assembly seats.
Lok Sabha elections 2019: In voting for first phase, big test for Akhilesh-Mayawati’s grand alliance
UPDATED ON APR 11, 2019 11:32 AM IST
In the 2014 Lok Sabha elections, the BJP had won all the eight seats: Saharanpur, Kairana, Muzaffarnagar, Bijnor, Meerut, Baghpat, Ghaziabad and Gautam Buddh Nagar. That is when Mayawati’s Bahujan Samaj Party and Akhilesh Yadav’s Samajwadi Party were also on opposite side.
By Press Trust of India | New Delhi
UPDATED ON APR 11, 2019 07:10 AM IST
Voting for 543 Lok Sabha seats will be held in seven phases: April 11, April 18, April 23, April 29, May 6, May 12 and May 19. Counting will be done on May 23.
UPDATED ON APR 11, 2019 01:43 PM IST
The first phase of the seven-phase Lok Sabha elections will begin on April 11. Counting of votes will take place on May 23. Here’s all that you need to know about the elections.
By HT Correspondents | Hindustan Times, New Delhi
UPDATED ON MAR 18, 2019 08:11 PM IST
The nominations for the 2019 Lok Sabha elections began on Monday, after the election commission issued a notification inviting nominations for the first phase of the polls, thereby officially starting process.
By Team Hindustan | Hindustan Times, New Delhi
UPDATED ON MAR 17, 2019 11:44 PM IST
The formal process for holding the Lok Sabha elections will begin tomorrow after the notification is issued for 91 seats that will vote in the first phase. The notification for the assembly elections of Arunachal Pradesh, Andhra Pradesh and Sikkim will also come on March 18.
UPDATED ON MAR 10, 2019 11:23 PM IST
The announcement of the poll schedule kicks in the ground rules for the contest, called the model code of conduct designed to create a level-playing field for opposition parties.
By HT Correspondent | Hindustan Times, Raipur
PUBLISHED ON NOV 12, 2018 08:37 AM IST
An additional 65,000 security personnel, drones and helicopters for transporting poll staff and personnel to ensure violence-free polling have been deployed in Chhattisgarh, where three big incidents of Maoist violence have been reported in worst-affected districts – Sukma, Dantewada and Bijapur in last few days.
By Abhishek Behl | Hindustan Times, Gurugram
UPDATED ON AUG 28, 2018 03:47 PM IST
The first phase will be developed by connecting the expressway with Mehrauli-Gurugram (MG) Road and Gurugram-Faridabad Road (GFR), said NHAI officials.
By HT Correspondent | HT Correspondent, Hindustan Times, New Delhi
UPDATED ON MAY 21, 2018 10:39 PM IST
Though the Election Commission maintains the conduct code does not hamper governance, political parties have complained that the provision slows down administrative work.
By Avtar Singh | Hindustan Times, Rampura (Sangrur), Rampura (sangrur)
UPDATED ON APR 16, 2018 01:21 PM IST
As many as 73,748 farmers from six districts get debt relief of Rs 485 crore.