EC to deploy 779 companies of central forces for 6th phase of Bengal polls

Kolkata |Wednesday, 2021 3:15:05 AM IST

The Election Commission has decided to deploy 779 companies of central forces for the sixth phase of Assembly elections in West Bengal in which voters of 43 constituencies across four districts will e

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Excess money, little education highlights of candidates in 6th phase of Bengal polls

Kolkata |Wednesday, 2021 1:15:06 AM IST

Lack of education and excess money are the highlights of the 306 candidates contesting the sixth phase of Assembly elections in West Bengal scheduled on April 22.

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BJP MLA asks Yogi to defer panchayat polls

Lucknow |Tuesday, 2021 3:15:06 AM IST

BJP MLA from Banda, Prakash Dwiwedi, has written a letter to Uttar Pradesh Chief Minister Yogi Adityanath, asking him to immediately stop the ongoing panchayat elections.

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'Israel won't to request for holding polls in E.Jerusalem'

Ramallah |Tuesday, 2021 7:45:06 PM IST

Palestinian official believe that Israel won't respond to the the request for allowing residentis in East Jerusalem to participate in the upcoming general elections.

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BJP to hold small public meeting in the remaining phase of West Bengal Polls

New Delhi |Tuesday, 2021 3:45:06 AM IST

Concerned with the rising case of Covid, the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) on Monday decided not to hold big rallies in poll bound West Bengal.

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K'taka contemplates to postpone Zilla Panchayat and Taluk Panchayat polls

Bengaluru |Tuesday, 2021 4:45:06 AM IST

Amid the pandemic's rising second wave, Karnataka is contemplating postponing elections the to zilla panchayats (ZPs) and taluk panchayats (TPs).

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Syrian Prez polls to be held in May: Parliament

Damascus |Monday, 2021 3:15:06 PM IST

The Syrian presidential elections will be held in May, seven years after the last polls took place in the war-torn country, the country's Parliament announced.

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Polling begins for second phase of UP panchayat polls

Lucknow |Monday, 2021 3:15:06 PM IST

Voting for the second phase of Uttar Pradesh panchayat elections began on Monday with more than 3.48 lakh candidates in the fray for over 2.23 lakh posts across 20 districts.

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Over dozen leaders test Covid positive amid K'taka bypolls

Bengaluru |Sunday, 2021 3:45:05 AM IST

Two days after the public campaign for bypolls to three seats in Karnataka came to an end, nearly dozen political leaders including Janata Dal (S) strongman H D Kumaraswamy and his son Nikhil Kumarasw

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Modest voter turnout in K'taka by-polls (Ld)

Bengaluru |Sunday, 2021 4:15:06 AM IST

The by-polls to the three seats - one Lok Sabha and two Assembly constituencies - in Karnataka was peaceful on Saturday with a modest voter turnout amid the Covid-19 scare.

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By-polls to three seats in Karnataka begin amid Covid scare

Bengaluru |Saturday, 2021 3:15:06 PM IST

Amid exponential spurt in Covid cases, by-polls for a Lok Sabha seat in Belgaum and two assembly constituencies of Basavakalyan and Maski, are underway in Karnataka on Saturday.

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30% polling in Gujarat's Morva-Hadaf by-polls till 2 p.m.

Gandhinagar |Saturday, 2021 9:45:05 PM IST

As voting continues in the Morva-Hadaf Assembly constituency by-polls in Panchmahals district, around a 30 per cent voter turnout was reported till 2 p.m. The by-poll is witnessing a three-way fight b

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