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Repolling: High voltage campaign ends today; inking on middle finger

Kannur: The high voltage campaign for the repolling in the four booths of Kasaragod ..

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Voters can decide not to cast vote even after entering polling booth
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Cast vote, win cash prize; ‘Vote Smart’ to be launched today
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Nivedya voted as male in assembly polls, to vote as female this LS polls
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146 more cases charged against AN Radhakrishnan; to file nomination afresh

Thrissur: It is learnt that 146 more cases exist against NDA candidate in Chalakudy A. N. Radhakrishnan. Based on the information, ..

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Rahul to file nomination from Wayanad today by 11.30 am

Kozhikode: Congress president Rahul Gandhi, who is contesting from Wayanad Lok Sabha seat in Kerala in addition to his traditional ..

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More number of cases; K Surendran to file nomination again

Kozhikode: NDA candidate in Pathanamthitta and BJP state secretary K Surendran will file his nomination again after finding that more ..

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Rahul’s election posters for Wayanad ready; pictures given by AICC

The campaign posters and hoarding for AICC president Rahul Gandhi who is contesting from Wayanad in the upcoming Lok Sabha elections ..

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Rahul, Priyanka to reach Wayanad today; Nomination to be filed tomorrow

Kalpetta: AICC president Rahul Gandhi will reach Kerala on Wednesday to file nomination in Wayanad. He will arrive at Kozhikode International ..

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‘Election King’ Padmarajan to contest from Wayanad; aims at 201st failure

Kalpetta: ‘Failure’ can never defeat Dr. Padmarajan. When people struggle only to win, Padmarajan stands out with his hundreds ..

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National leaders from all Fronts to flock Wayanad for election campaign

Kalpetta: Wayanad has turned out to be the centre of attraction of the entire nation after AICC president Rahul Gandhi’s candidature ..

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LDF convenor makes offensive remark against UDF candidate Ramya Haridas

Ponnani: LDF convenor A. Vijayaraghavan has made an offensive remark against UDF candidate in Alathur Ramya Haridas. Vijayaraghavan ..

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Shashi Tharoor has total assets of over Rs 35 crore

Thiruvananthapuram: The affidavit filed by senior Congress leader Shashi Tharoor Monday while submitting his nomination papers for ..

Mural-Rama

Those who killed TP now torturing KK Rema: Muraleedharan

Kozhikode: The UDF has offered full support to RMP leader K. K. Rema who is facing a case for calling LDF Vadakara candidate P. Jayarajan ..

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Proud to be chowkidar of toilets, says Modi

Wardha (Maharashtra): Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Monday said that he was "proud" to be a "chowkidar of toilets", ..

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Rahul to file nomination from Wayanad on Thursday

Wayanad: Congress President Rahul Gandhi is expected to reach Wayanad on Thursday to file his nomination for the Lok Sabha elections, ..

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CPM will lose status of national party after polls: Chennithala

Thiruvananthapuram: Opposition leader Ramesh Chennithala said that the Left Democratic Front (LDF) will not be able to create any wave ..

Pinarayi Vijayan

Congress may align with fanatic powers for vote, money: Pinarayi

Thrissur: Chief minister Pinarayi Vijayan stated that Congress will be ready to comply with any fanatic concept for a few votes and ..

Mullappally Ramachandran

Mullappally hints at Cong leaders’ role in trying to stop Rahul’s candidature

Thiruvananthapuram: KPCC president Mullappally Ramachandran has indirectly stated that even Congress leaders have a role in the ploy ..

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Amit Shah to decide on Wayanad seat by evening; Thushar ready to contest anywhere

Thrissur: BDJS state president Thushar Vellappally is likely to replace the declared NDA candidate Paili Vathyatt in Wayanad. Thrissur ..

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Rahul's candidature is Congress surgical strike against LDF, BJP: T Siddique

Wayanad: Congress leader T. Siddique who was earlier decided to be the Lok Sabha candidate in Wayanad constituency expressed his happiness ..

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Kannanthanam enters court room seeking vote, creates controversy

Paravoor: NDA candidate for Lok Sabha polls Alphons Kannanthanam has again created a controversy by entering the Paravoor Additional ..

Yechury

CPM releases manifesto, proposes stoppage of mass surveillance, statutory min wage of 18k

New Delhi: The CPM Thursday proposed stoppage of mass surveillance, statutory minimum wage of not less than Rs 18,000 per month and ..

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Hopes about Rahul’s candidature in Kerala fading; Leaders remain silent

New Delhi: When the confusions over Rahul Gandhi’s candidature in Wayanad enters the sixth day, the hopes of Congress leaders ..

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Allies demand to confirm Rahul’s candidature soon; League pressurizes Cong

Thiruvananthapuram: UDF allies has expressed their dissatisfaction over the delay in confirming the candidature of AICC president Rahul ..

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Chennithala responds to CM Pinarayi Vijayan on Rahul Gandhi's candidature

Thiruvananthapuram: Opposition leader Ramesh Chennithala asked whether LDF would withdraw their candidate if Rahul Gandhi contested ..

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Congress releases 8th list of candidates omitting Wayanad, Vadakara

New Delhi: The Congress released its eighth list of 38 candidates for the April-May parliamentary polls on Saturday night, without ..

K Surendran

BJP fields K Surendran in Pathanamthitta for LS polls

New Delhi: BJP has announced K Surendran as their candidate in Pathanamthitta constituency for Lok Sabha elections. Earlier, none of ..

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Dramatic moves in Delhi; High command gives green signal for Wayanad

New Delhi: The discussion on the candidature of Congress president Rahul Gandhi in Wayanad led to dramatic moves in Delhi. Though there ..

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Rahul Gandhi in Wayanad: Expect a positive response, says Oommen Chandy

Pathanamthitta/Kottayam: Talking to reporters in Pathanamthitta district, AICC General Secretary Oommen Chandy said the Kerala Pradesh ..

Rahul Gandhi

Rahul Gandhi’s entry places Wayanad in spotlight; Congress all set to conquer South India

Kozhikode: With the speculations of Congress president Rahul Gandhi entering the fray from Wayanad constituency in Kerala, the place ..

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'Have declined bigger offers'; PJ Kurian denies rumours on his candidature for BJP in LS polls

Thiruvalla: Congress leader P. J. Kurian has responded strongly against rumours that he would contest Lok Sabha polls as BJP candidate ..

Prakash babu

BJP candidate in Kozhikode is accused in 8 cases; to surrender before court

Kozhikode: BJP candidate for Lok Sabha election in Kozhikode constituency will surrender before the court in connection with the ..

THUSHAR VELLAPPALLY

Thushar puts forward conditions to contest from Thrissur; to hold talks with BJP leaders

New Delhi: BDJS state president Thushar Vellappally has put forward a few conditions to contest the upcoming Lok Sabha elections from ..

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Karni Sena members entering poll fray will have to quit outfit

Gwalior: The Karni Sena, which hogged limelight last year for its violent protests against Hindi movie ‘Padmaavat', said ..

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LS polls: Candidates cannot directly receive more than Rs 10k

Alappuzha: The Election Commission has directed the concerned officials to strictly enforce the election expenditure limit during the ..

VT Balram

VT Balram ridicules those who justify candidature of Jayarajan, Innocent

MLA V. T. Balram has ridiculed those who justify the candidature of P. Jayarajan and Innocent in the Lok Sabha elections. He updated ..

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Adoor Prakash in Attingal, Shanimol Usman in Alappuzha; tussle for Wayanad

New Delhi: The final list of Congress candidates will be declared on Monday. Two among the four seats are yet to be finalised and have ..

NOTA

Has popularity of NOTA declined?

Alappuzha: The Election Commission advised the voters during 2014 Lok Sabha elections that if they are not interested in any of the ..

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RSS on mission to field Mohanlal in LS polls; survey to seek public opinion

Thiruvananthapuram: RSS is in attempts to field actor Mohanlal in the upcoming Lok Sabha elections. RSS wants any one among Kummanam ..

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Not aware of speculation about Varun joining Cong: Rahul Gandhi

Bhubaneswar: Congress president Rahul Gandhi Friday said he was unaware of any speculation about BJP leader Varun Gandhi joining his ..

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Voters' list: Majority of female voters remains unchanged this year too

Haripad: The majority of female voters in the voters' list in Kerala remains unchanged. The draft list for next year includes 8,44,539 ..

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Tweet inviting Karnataka MLAs to Kerala benefitted - Minister

Thiruvananthapuram: Tourism Minister Kadakampally Surendran said that the Tourism Department’s tweet inviting MLAs of Karnataka ..

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Padmarajan contests in Chengannur only to get a record

Chengannur: Salem native Padmarajan will contest in Chengannur by-election, but he has no intention to become the MLA. He is on a mission ..

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Parliament election: Potential candidates in Congress begin groundwork

Kochi: In view of the upcoming parliament election, Congress members, who are greedy for power, have already started plotting to ensure ..

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Voting starts for Assembly by-polls in Madhya Pradesh

Bhopal: Voting for by-polls in the Mungaoli and Kolaras Assembly seats of Madhya Pradesh began at 8 AM today, a poll official said ..

Rajasthan bypoll

Raj bypolls: Cong leading in Ajmer, Alwar seats

Jaipur: The Congress was leading in Ajmer and Alwar parliamentary seats while the BJP was leading in Mandalgarh Assembly seat, according ..

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Govt to table Bill in Parliament to allow NRIs to vote

New Delhi: A bill to amend the electoral law to allow Non-Resident Indians (NRIs) to vote through postal or e-ballots would be introduced ..

Ram Nath Kovind

Presidential election: Cross-voting in Maharashtra as Kovind gets additional votes

Mumbai: At least six MLAs of the Congress and the NCP in the Maharashtra Assembly seem to have voted for the victorious NDA nominee ..

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Modi mocks Rahul, Akhilesh over UP alliance

Bijnor (Uttar Pradesh): Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Friday ridiculed the Uttar Pradeshs ruling Samajwadi Party for aligning with ..

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If voted to power, LDF will ‘set right’ VS first: Sudheeran

Thiruvananthapuram: Sneering at the LDF’s campaign slogan “LDF Varum Ellam Shariyakum”(LDF will come and set right ..

Making sense of the verdict

Making sense of the verdict

The verdict is out, but the mandate is still hazy. If the verdict is loud and clear, the weak and hesitant voice of the mandate does ..

Paswan rules out supporting BJP

Paswan rules out supporting BJP

New Delhi: Amidst reports of NDA trying to reach out to LJP, party chief Ram Vilas Paswan today said he will not allow 'lotus to bloom' ..

Congress leaders meet to discuss post poll strategy

Congress leaders meet to discuss post poll strategy

New Delhi: Senior Congress strategists, including Pranab Mukherjee and A.K. Antony, met Thursday night at the party headquarters here ..

Three-tier security on counting day in Delhi

Three-tier security on counting day in Delhi

New Delhi: A three-tier security system and nearly 2,000 police personnel will be in place in the national capital to avoid any untoward ..

Mulayam moves HC, seeks stay on possible arrest

Mulayam moves HC, seeks stay on possible arrest

Allahabad: Samajwadi Party supremo Mulayam Singh Yadav today moved the Allahabad High Court seeking a stay on his possible arrest in ..

I forgive Digvijay Singh, says Amar Singh after phone call

I forgive Digvijay Singh, says Amar Singh after phone call

New Delhi: The Congress' efforts to mollify estranged ally Samajwadi Party (SP) seemed to have worked, with SP general secretary Amar ..

Stars shining for smaller parties, say astrologers

Stars shining for smaller parties, say astrologers

New Delhi: They aren't quite pollsters, but astrologers are pundits for all seasons in India. And days before votes for the 15th Lok ..

Ahead of judgement day, fence-sitters await their time

New Delhi: They are the fence-sitters, whose loyalties could tilt either way. With 48 hours to go for the outcome of the elections ..

UPA barely ahead of NDA in photo finish: Exit polls

UPA barely ahead of NDA in photo finish: Exit polls

New Delhi: Election 2009 will deliver a fractured verdict, with the Congress-led UPA finishing barely ahead of the Bharatiya Janata ..

Left will not support BJP-led Govt: Karat

Left will not support BJP-led Govt: Karat

New Delhi: The chief of communist party has said they would stop the Bharatiya Janata Party from taking power, in a sign of its softening ..

SP keeps cards close to chest on government formation

SP keeps cards close to chest on government formation

New Delhi: Samajwadi Party, a key constituent of the Fourth Front, today kept its cards close to the chest about its role in government ..

Exit polls politically inspired: Amar Singh

Exit polls politically inspired: Amar Singh

New Delhi: Terming exit polls as 'politically inspired', Samajwadi Party leader Amar Singh today said such projections cannot predict ..

Sonia reaches out to estranged allies

Sonia reaches out to estranged allies

New Delhi: Congress President Sonia Gandhi has held consultations with NCP leader Sharad Pawar and reached out to RJD chief Lalu Prasad ..

UP govt withdraws NSA against Varun

UP govt withdraws NSA against Varun

Lucknow: Complying with the Suprem Court directive, the Mayawati government in Uttar Pradesh today revoked National Security Act against ..

Varun moves SC for quashing of his detention under NSA

Varun moves SC for quashing of his detention under NSA

New Delhi: BJP leader Varun Gandhi on Wednesday approached the Supreme Court seeking quashing of his detention under the National Security ..

LS polls conclude; counting on May 16

LS polls conclude; counting on May 16

New Delhi :Long and winding elections to Lok Sabha finally ended today, but roughly half of the 71.4 crore registered electors ..

Opp whipped up Lankan Tamils issue to distract voters: Maran

Opp whipped up Lankan Tamils issue to distract voters: Maran

Chennai: Senior DMK leader Dayanidhi Maran today accused opposition parties of 'distracting' the voters' attention with the Sri Lankan ..

Leaders of Third Front, BSP to meet on May 18

Leaders of Third Front, BSP to meet on May 18

New Delhi: With reports of cracks in the Third Front, leaders of the non-Congress, non-BJP parties, including BSP, will meet here on ..

Cong-led coalition will form govt, asserts Karunanidhi

Cong-led coalition will form govt, asserts Karunanidhi

Chennai : Tamil Nadu Chief Minister and DMK President M Karunanidhi today asserted that the Congress-led UPA will form the government ..

Chatterjee, Chidambaram, Karunanidhi among early voters

New Delhi: Lok Sabha Speaker Somnath Chatterjee, Home Minister P Chidambaram, Tamil Nadu Chief Minister M Karunanidhi and AIADMK chief ..

Moradabad voters will recognise my efforts: Azharuddin

Moradabad voters will recognise my efforts: Azharuddin

Lucknow: Mohammad Azharuddin, former Indian cricket team captain and Congress candidate for Uttar Pradesh's Moradabad Lok Sabha seat, ..

Police to probe 'misbehaviour' by Jaya Prada's supporters

Police to probe 'misbehaviour' by Jaya Prada's supporters

Lucknow: A senior police officer will probe the alleged misbehaviour by supporters of SP's candidate Jaya Prada with government officials ..

LJP, RJD, SP will remain together, says Paswan

LJP, RJD, SP will remain together, says Paswan

New Delhi:Rubbishing reports of disunity in the 'Fourth Front', LJP chief Ram Vilas Paswan today asserted that his party, RJD and SP ..

Marxists falling at Congress' feet for alliance, says Mamata

Marxists falling at Congress' feet for alliance, says Mamata

Kolkata: Asserting that its tie-up with the Congress will stretch beyond the Lok Sabha polls, West Bengal's principal opposition Trinamool ..

Alliances will be decided only after poll results: PM

Alliances will be decided only after poll results: PM

Ludhiana: Prime Minister Manmohan Singh said here Monday that all possibilities of alliances for government formation at the centre ..

Electoral fate of 824 candidates in TN to be decided tomorrow

Chennai: Electoral fortunes of 824 candidates, including Union Home Minister P Chidambaram, Chief Minister M Karunanidhi's son M K ..

BJP to accept support from anyone backing Advani as PM: Naidu

BJP to accept support from anyone backing Advani as PM: Naidu

Hyderabad:Amidst speculation that he will try to rope in TDP into NDA, senior BJP leader M Venkaiah Naidu today said his party will ..

Maya challenges scrapping of NSA against Varun

Maya challenges scrapping of NSA against Varun

NEW DELHI: The Uttar Pradesh government moved the Supreme Court challenging the nixing of National Security Act (NSA) against BJP's ..

Pawar 'only credible' leader to be next PM: NCP

Pawar 'only credible' leader to be next PM: NCP

Jammu: The Jammu and Kashmir unit of NCP today said party chief Sharad Pawar is the 'only credible leader' to head the next coalition ..

Congress failed to tackle terrorism: Modi

Congress failed to tackle terrorism: Modi

Kullu (Himachal Pradesh): Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) leader and Gujarat Chief Minister Narendra Modi Monday accused the Congress-led ..

Advani's dream of becoming PM will remain dream: Lalu

Chandigarh: Claiming that he has joined hands with the LJP and the SP to stop 'communal and divisive forces' from coming to power at ..

Congress will be single largest party: PM

Ludhiana: Prime Minister Manmohan Singh said Monday that he was confident the Congress would 'at worst' emerge as the single largest ..

Left parties don't consider Cong as untouchable: Buddhadeb

Left parties don't consider Cong as untouchable: Buddhadeb

Kolkata: The Left parties don't consider Congress as 'untouchable' but are trying to form a Third Front government at the Centre and ..

Jaya Prada to lodge complaint against Azam Khan with EC

Jaya Prada to lodge complaint against Azam Khan with EC

New Delhi: Accusing SP leader Azam Khan of circulating material to sully her image, party candidate from Rampur Jaya Prada today said ..

Thanks to Varun, Pilibhit is a house divided

Thanks to Varun, Pilibhit is a house divided

Pilibhit (Uttar Pradesh):Controversial Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) candidate Varun Gandhi appears to have polarised Pilibhit on communal ..

Electioneering for final phase of LS polls ends today

Electioneering for final phase of LS polls ends today

New Delhi: Campaigning for the final phase of Lok Sabha elections ends today across nine states and Union territories, even as political ..

Free and fair elections?

Free and fair elections?

As we enter into the final week of the electoral dead-heat, it may be worth raising a basic question: was this a free and fair election? ..

Working on Third Front's common policy: Karat

Working on Third Front's common policy: Karat

Kolkata: The Left parties are working to formulate a common policy within the Third Front, taking into account the political culture ..

Cong may form new Orissa govt-Patnaik

Cong may form new Orissa govt-Patnaik

Bhubaneswar: Congress is in a better position in the forming of next Orissa government because of the collapse of the decade-old alliance ..

Azam Khan weakening SP: Mulayam

Azam Khan weakening SP: Mulayam

Rampur: After maintaining studied silence on the Amar Singh-Azam Khan spat that brought the bitter infighting within the Samajwadi ..

Varun attacks Mayawati government

Varun attacks Mayawati government

Pilibhit : A day after revocation of the stringent NSA imposed against him, BJP leader Varun Gandhi today attacked the Mayawati government ..

No division in party over keeping Congress at bay: CPI-M

No division in party over keeping Congress at bay: CPI-M

Kolkata:The Communist Party of India-Marxist (CPI-M) Saturday denied any division within the party on the issue of not supporting the ..

We will remain with UPA: Paswan

We will remain with UPA: Paswan

Patna:Amid reports that he is upset over Congress' overtures to JD(U), LJP chief Ram Vilas Paswan today insisted that he would remain ..

UPA will give priority to Cauvery issue, if voted to power: PM

Chennai:Describing Cauvery water row among the southern states as sensitive, Prime Minister Manmohan Singh today said that a permanent ..

No post-poll alliance between AIADMK, Congress: Azad

No post-poll alliance between AIADMK, Congress: Azad

Chennai:Congress general secretary Ghulam Nabi Azad Saturday reiterated there is no talk of an alliance between the party and AIADMK ..

Talks on with JD(U) for post-poll tie up: CPI(M)

Talks on with JD(U) for post-poll tie up: CPI(M)

New Delhi: With Bihar Chief Minister Nitish Kumar being wooed by the Congress, CPI(M) has said talks were on with the JD(U) leadership ..

Mamata's Left challenger increases wealth nearly 19 times since 2004: study

Kolkata:Communist Party of India-Marxist (CPI-M) candidate Robin Deb may again fail to beat Trinamool Congress chief Mamata Banerjee ..