Lok Sabha elections 2019- ‘Elections have become very localised and transactional’: Praveen Chakravarty
We have something called the Nyay awareness index, which is measured daily. We can identify which pockets, which geographies will be the most likely Nyay beneficiaries.
Updated on Apr 28, 2019 07:27 AM IST
New Delhi | By Roshan Kishore and Abhishek Jha
Arvind Sawant, Sena candidate from the Mumbai South constituency, marches through the lanes of Worli’s BDD chawl. A mass of saffron is the only thing that caught any on-looker’s eye.
Published on Apr 27, 2019 03:11 AM IST
Mumbai | By Eeshanpriya M S
There were also reports of some persons, including three women, being injured when police used mild force to disperse a mob.
Published on Apr 24, 2019 11:36 AM IST
Hindustan Times, Patna | By HT Correspondent
A clash erupted between supporters of Trinamool and the Congress in which the voter was caught up.
Updated on Apr 23, 2019 05:18 PM IST
Hindustan Times, Kolkata | By HT Correspondent
Addressing a rally in Odisha’s Kendrapara, Modi urged the people of Odisha to press the lotus symbol button with both hands, one for the Lok Sabha elections and the other for Assembly polls.
Updated on May 03, 2020 04:18 PM IST
Kendrapara (Odisha) | By Press Trust of India
Among the assembly constituencies that fall in Gurugram district, the maximum numbers of registered voters are in the Badshahpur assembly constituency at 3,78,316 followed by Gurgaon with 3,45,333 voters.
Updated on Apr 23, 2019 05:01 AM IST
Hindustan Times, Gurugram | By HT Correspondent
Within Thane district, there are 7,945 specially-abled persons. The Thane election portal has listed contact numbers of volunteers who will help with the services.
Updated on Apr 21, 2019 07:25 AM IST
Hindustan Times, Thane | By HT Correspondent
Actors Resham Tipnis, Swapnali Patil, Pushkar Jog and Sai Lokur were seen seeking votes for Nirupam in Bimbhisar Nagar at Goregaon.
Updated on Apr 20, 2019 01:03 AM IST
By Sagar Pillai, Mumbai
If the BJP’s 2014 election campaign was marked by a narrative of hope, aspiration and change, its 2019 counterpart has been angry and polarising
Updated on Apr 18, 2019 10:19 PM IST
By Rupa Subramanya
Lok Sabha elections 2019 ‘Congress’ DNA to divide people’: BJP slams Sidhu’s appeal to Muslim voters
Sidhu’s comments drew an angry response from BJP which alleged that it was in the Congress’ DNA to divide the people.
Updated on Apr 16, 2019 07:11 PM IST
Hindustan Times, Patna | By Aditya Nath Jha
In a video that is doing rounds on social media, Ramesh Katara, a Gujarat BJP legislator, is heard telling the voters that PM Modi has got CCTV cameras installed inside the polling booth to keep an eye who is voting for which party.
Updated on Apr 16, 2019 07:12 PM IST
Hindustan Times, Dahod, Gujarat | By HT Correspondent
Lok Sabha elections 2019: Shobana Kamineni, daughter of Apollo Hospitals Founder Prathap Reddy, said she felt cheated after she was told by a polling official that her name was deleted from the voter list.
Published on Apr 11, 2019 01:59 PM IST
New Delhi | By Indo Asian News Service
BJP leader Sanjeev Balyan has alleged fake voting by “burqa-clad” voters in Muzaffarnagar Lok Sabha constituency and demanded that their faces being checked.
Updated on Apr 11, 2019 05:26 PM IST
Lucknow | By HT Correspondent
Congress president Rahul Gandhi, in a post on Twitter, appealed to the voters to cast their votes wisely keeping the future of the country in mind.
Updated on Apr 11, 2019 02:35 PM IST
Hindustan Times, New Delhi | By HT Correspondent
There are total 11,229 booths of which 697 vulnerable and 656 critical booths.
Updated on Apr 11, 2019 09:08 AM IST
Uttarakhand | By HT Correspondent
In an attempt to draw the government’s attention toward their miserable condition , the local weaver leader has written to the UP Government several times and met UP CM Yogi at Gorakhnath temple, but to no avail, he said.
Updated on Apr 11, 2019 08:46 AM IST
Hindustan Times, Gorakhpur | By HT Correspondent
This week on Grand Tamasha, Milan Vaishnav (Director of the South Asia programme at the Carnegie Endowment for International Peace) chats with Sadanand Dhume (Resident Scholar, American Enterprise Institute and Wall Street Journal columnist).
Updated on Apr 29, 2020 05:15 PM IST
Hindustan Times | By Hindustan Times
The case – Srinivas Kodali vs Election Commission of India – is important because it does not simply call for remedying the deletion of voters from the rolls, but raises a far deeper issue pertaining to accountability in the electoral process: that of “algorithmic transparency”.
Updated on Apr 02, 2019 07:42 AM IST
By Gautam Bhatia
The AAP has already circulated the ‘Sher Aaya’ track in few closed WhatsApp groups, but Azadi is yet to be circulated in social media.
Updated on Mar 29, 2019 08:25 AM IST
New Delhi | By Abhishek Dey
Transgender activists said that many people refrain from enrolling themselves due to the stigma that they face at every level.
Published on Mar 27, 2019 05:37 AM IST
Hindustan Times, Gurugram | By Sadia Akhtar
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.
Published on Mar 20, 2019 02:03 PM IST
Hindustan Times, Prayagraj | By Smriti Malaviya, Prayagraj
However, officials said the deletion of these voters will most likely not happen before the completion of the Lok Sabha polls as it is a lengthy process
Updated on Mar 19, 2019 08:42 AM IST
Hindustan Times | By Surendra P Gangan, Mumbai
The district administration is also organising special classes at government schools in various villages to spread awareness on Lok Sabha elections. Senior officials are trying to reach out to students and their parents through these classes. Parents have been asked to use their right to vote on April 11.
Published on Mar 16, 2019 09:03 AM IST
Hindustan Times, Noida | By HT Correspondent
Political parties chalk strategy to win over the new voters, as they could play significant role in election results.
Published on Mar 14, 2019 11:29 AM IST
Hindustan Times, Ranchi | By Sanjoy Dey
Releasing the list, the West Bengal leader assailed the Centre over a host of issues including the Rafale deal, farm distress and shrinking employment opportunities.
Updated on Mar 12, 2019 06:45 PM IST
Kolkata | By Press Trust of India
The addition of over 90,000 first-time voters takes the total number of voters in the constituency to 20,54,163. Out of this, over 11 lakh are male overs and a little over 9 lakh are female voters.
Published on Mar 05, 2019 12:02 PM IST
Hindustan Times, Ara | By Prashant Ranjan, Ara:
The alleged mass deletion of voters’ names from Delhi’s electoral rolls came up in the assembly on Wednesday with Leader of Opposition Vijender Gupta accusing the AAP-led Delhi government of “intentionally” not furnishing details provided by the city’s chief electoral officer.
Published on Feb 27, 2019 06:30 AM IST
New Delhi | By HT Correspondent
Eligible voters have to register themselves in the constituency where they live after which they will be issued photo election identity cards. Citizens are not allowed to vote if they have not registered or do not have a voter ID card.
Updated on Mar 20, 2019 08:07 PM IST
The number of first-time voters in the age group of 18 to 19 years in Delhi’s electoral roll is just over a lakh, much fewer than it was supposed to be, given the fact that the age group constitutes about 3-4% of the city’s total population, the Delhi chief electoral officer (CEO) Ranbir Singh said Thursday.
Published on Feb 22, 2019 11:45 AM IST
Swami Agnivesh, social activist; Teesta Setalvad, human rights activist; Justice PB Sawant (Retd); Niranjan Takale, journalist and Sripad Sabnis, litterateur spoke on the topic ‘Lok Sabha elections and challenges before the country
Updated on Feb 18, 2019 04:31 PM IST
Hindustan Times, Pune | By HT Correspondent