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78.25 percent turnout in fifth phase of Bengal polls  Apr 30, 8:40 pm
Kolkata, Apr. 30 (ANI): Overall 78.25 percent turnout recorded in the fifth phase of the West Bengal assembly elections for 53 seats spread over 24 Parganas Dakshin, Hooghly and Kolkata Dakshin districts on Saturday.
Full statehood to Delhi: Kejriwal govt. to make Draft Bill public soon  Apr 30, 4:08 pm
New Delhi, Apr. 30 (ANI): Delivering on its promise made to the public in its election manifesto for the Delhi assembly elections, the Aam Aadmi Party-led Delhi Government is soon likely to make public its Draft Bill on full statehood for Delhi, seeking their suggestions in this regard.
Poll contest in Kerala heading from 'bi-polar' to 'tri-polar': Jaitley  Apr 30, 1:22 pm
Thiruvananthapuram (Kerala), Apr.30 (ANI): After releasing the Vision Document of the National Democratic Alliance (NDA) for Kerala assembly elections, Union Finance Minister Arun Jaitley, on Saturday, said the BJP-led alliance has emerged as a prominent alternative in the southern state, while asserting that the electoral contest in the state has shifted from being 'bi-polar' to tri-polar'.
WB polls: TMC, CPI (M) workers clash in Hooghly  Apr 30, 11:53 am
Hooghly (West Bengal), Apr.30 (ANI): A clash broke out between the workers of the Trinamool Congress (TMC) and the Communist Party of India (Marxist) in the Arambag area of West Bengal's Hooghly, where the fifth phase of the assembly elections is currently underway.
WB polls: 38.15 percent voter turnout till 11 a.m.  Apr 30, 11:53 am
Kolkata, Apr. 30 (ANI): The fifth phase of the West Bengal assembly elections witnessed 38.15 percent voter turnout till 11 a.m. The voter turnout recorded till 9 a.m. was 19.64 percent.
'Take part in 'festival of democracy' in large numbers': PM exhorts WB voters   Apr 30, 11:53 am
New Delhi, Apr.30 (ANI): With the fifth phase of the West Bengal assembly elections currently under underway across 53 constituency, Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Saturday urged the voters the exercise their franchise in large numbers and take part in 'festival of democracy'.
WB polls: Around 25 percent voter turnout recorded   Apr 30, 11:34 am
Kolkata, Apr. 30 (ANI): The fifth phase of the West Bengal Assembly elections witnessed around 25 percent polling during the first few hours of polling, with several prominent personalities like former Indian skipper Sourav Ganguly and Netaji Subhas Chandra Bose' grand nephew Chandra Bose casting their votes.
Kerala assembly polls: Jaitley to release NDA's vision document today  Apr 30, 7:23 am
Thiruvananthapuram (Kerala), Apr. 30 (ANI): Union Finance Minister Arun Jaitley will release the Vision Document of the National Democratic Alliance (NDA) for Kerala assembly elections on Saturday.
WB polls: Fifth phase polling begins amid tight security   Apr 30, 7:06 am
Kolkata, Apr. 30 (ANI): Amid tight security, the fifth phase of the West Bengal assembly elections for 53 seats in 24 Parganas Dakshin, Hooghly and Kolkata Dakshin districts began here on Saturday.
Bengal goes for fifth phase of polling tomorrow  Apr 29, 10:46 pm
Kolkata, Apr. 29 (ANI): Security has been beefed up and all arrangements are in place for the fifth phase of the West Bengal assembly elections for 53 seats in 24 Parganas Dakshin, Hooghly and Kolkata Dakshin districts on Saturday.
Campaign ends for fifth phase of polling in Bengal  Apr 28, 10:33 pm
Kolkata, Apr. 28 (ANI): Campaign for the fifth phase of polling for the West Bengal assembly elections for 53 seats in 24 Parganas Dakshin, Hooghly and Kolkata Dakshin districts came to end on Thursday evening. The voting will take place on Saturday.
Sports Ministry grants NOC for Boxing Federation of India's registration  Apr 27, 9:10 pm
New Delhi, Apr.27 (ANI): The Ministry of Youth Affairs and Sports in India on Wednesday granted NOC (no objection certificate) for the registration of newly-formed boxing federation, in addition to depute an observer for the federation's elections.
US elections 2016: Trump wins five States, Clinton sweeps four  Apr 27, 12:19 pm
Philadelphia, Apr.27 (ANI): Republican front-runner Donald Trump has won presidential primaries in all five United States contests across the northeast states.
Modi incapable of saving fish, how will he protect borders, Sonia tells WB electorates  Apr 26, 5:07 pm
Canning Paschim (West Bengal), Apr. 26 (ANI): Taking a jibe at Prime Minister Narendra Modi over his tall promises of shielding India's borders from any intrusion, Congress president Sonia Gandhi on Tuesday asked as to how the former would protect the borders from intrusions when he could not protect the fish into the Indian waters from foreign fishermen.
TN polls: Jayalalithaa leaves Poes Garden residence to file TN assembly nomination papers  Apr 25, 1:37 pm
Chennai (TN), Apr 25 (ANI): Tamil Nadu Chief Minister J. Jayalaithaa left a short while ago from her Poes Garden residence to file her nomination papers for the seat from which she will contesting the Tamil Nadu state assembly elections on May 16.
WB polls: Over 21 percent voting recorded till 9 a.m.  Apr 25, 10:37 am
Kolkata, Apr.25 (ANI): The fourth phase of the West Bengal Assembly elections being held across 49 constituencies witnessed 21.69 percent voter turnout till 9 a.m.
WB polls: Fourth phase polling underway amid tight security   Apr 25, 7:45 am
Kolkata, Apr.25 (ANI): The fourth phase of the West Bengal Assembly elections began here on Monday with beefed up security, including adequate deployment of Central paramilitary forces.
No honesty in Jaya's claim on Sri Lankan Tamils issue: Kanimozhi  Apr 24, 2:44 pm
Chennai, Apr. 24 (ANI): DMK MP Kanimozhi on Sunday slammed Tamil Nadu Chief Minister J. Jayalalithaa, saying the latter has no right to talk on the Sri Lankan Tamils issue as she highlights the same just before the elections.
TN polls: EC takes concrete measure to control use of 'illegal money'  Apr 24, 11:21 am
Chennai, Apr. 24 (ANI): With a view to curb use of black money and likely inducement of Voters in the Tamil Nadu Assembly Election, comprehensive instructions have been issued by the Election Commission, which include formation of flying squads, static surveillance teams, video surveillance teams etc
WB polls: EC bans political ads on 24, 25 April without pre-certification  Apr 24, 8:12 am
Kolkata, Apr. 24 (ANI): The Election Commission has banned publication of political advertisements on 24 and 25 April in West Bengal print media unless they are pre-certified by the Commission's Media Certification and Monitoring Committee at State or district level.
Naxals blow up part of school in Bihar's Jamui  Apr 23, 8:33 am
Jamui (Bihar), Apr. 23 (ANI): Naxals reportedly blow up part of a school in Bihar's Jamui, where voting for the panchayat elections was scheduled to take place on Sunday.
WB: Two CPI (M) workers killed in clash with TMC cadres  Apr 22, 12:44 pm
Burdwan (West Bengal), Apr. 22 (ANI): At least two CPI (M) workers were killed following a scuffle with the Trinamool Congress (TMC) cadres in West Bengal's Burdwan district.
Notifications for Assembly polls in TN, Puducherry, Kerala to be issued today  Apr 22, 8:24 am
Chennai, Apr. 22 (ANI): Notifications for the single-phase Assembly elections in Tamil Nadu, Puducherry and Kerala will be issued today as the states will go to the polls on the 16th of May.
Over 18.29 pc turnout by 9 a.m. in third phase of WB polls  Apr 21, 11:58 am
West Bengal, Apr 21 (ANI): The third phase of polling in West Bengal on Thursday witnessed 18.29 percent electorates casting their votes by 9 a.m.
WB poll violence: CPI (M) worker killed as crude bomb hurled  Apr 21, 9:23 am
Murshidabad, Apr. 21 (ANI): Despite the massive security arrangements, violence escalated in poll hit West Bengal as a Communist Party of India (Marxist) worker was killed after a crude bomb was allegedly hurled by a Trinamool Congress (TMC) worker in Jitpur village in Murshidabad district of West Bengal.