Nearly 18 million people between 18 and 23 are estimated to cast their ballot for the first time in the 2019 Lok Sabha polls. Hindustan Times’ My First Vote campaign aims to reach out to young, first-time voters to understand what they want, and what issues matter most to them. A first-time voter Parul feels that the government should do more for the rural kids. Parul feels that children living in rural areas should be given more attention and facilities. (Hindustan Times)read more
Big fish will be caught if the new government after 2019 Lok Sabha elections probe Pulwama terror attack, says Samajwadi Party leader Ram Gopal Yadav. UP Chief Minister Yogi Adityanath demands an apology from Yadav. read more
Samajwadi Party declared Mulayam as the Mainpuri candidate in its first list announced on March 8. But neither has Mulayam said a word about his candidature nor has he visited the constituency or his ancestral village Saifai since then read more
Many Muslim leaders of Congress party will play Holi with the people to strengthen the secular image of the party and will join party workers in distributing ‘gulal’ and sharing ‘gujhiya’ with people. read more
Taking a dig at the BJP’s ‘Main Bhi Chowkidar’ campaign, AAP chief Arvind Kejriwal said Wednesday that if people want their children to become watchmen, they should vote for Prime Minister Narendra Modi. read more
Vitaliy Kudla, 86, in a kitchen in his house, in the village of Zaitseve, Ukraine. There are not many people left in Zaitseve, a village on the front line that divides Ukraine, but voters like Galina Soboleva (not pictured) want just one thing from this month’s presidential election. “Whoever promises us peace, to rebuild our homes, we will vote for them. That’s all we need,” the pensioner said.