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CONCAFA members liken Blatter to Jesus, Mandela, Churchill post backing Swiss for FIFA presidency  Apr 17, 11:56 am
London, Apr 17 (ANI): As 10 CONCAFAF members gave their backing to incumbent FIFA boss Sepp Blatter for the presidency elections in May, he has been likened to Jesus, Nelson Mandela and Winston Churchill.
Counting of votes begins for Bandra East, Dhuri by-elections  Apr 15, 10:40 am
Mumbai/Dhuri, Apr.15 (ANI): The counting of votes started for the Bandra East and Dhuri by-elections amid tight security here on Wednesday.
Kazakh Embassy in Delhi ready for nation's presidential polls, says envoy  Apr 14, 4:16 pm
New Delhi, Apr.14 (ANI): Presidential elections in Kazakhstan are being held on April 26, over a year ahead of schedule, and that nation's embassy, which is located in the posh Vasant Vihar area of South Delhi, is going all out to make the event a memorable one for all Kazakh citizens based in India, or those who are here on a business trip or on holiday.
SC allows government six weeks to devise modalities for NRI e-ballots   Apr 13, 1:19 pm
New Delhi, Apr.13 (ANI): The Supreme Court on Monday granted the government a time frame of six weeks to work out the modalities and other aspects to allow proxy voting and e-ballots for NRIs during in the elections.
Bodoland Territorial Council elections to be held today  Apr 8, 7:46 am
Guwahati, Apr. 8 (ANI): The voting for the 40-member Bodoland Territorial Council is scheduled to take place in Assam today, amidst tight security.
Prince Ali Bin Al Hussein wants to end Sepp Blatter's fiefdom at top of FIFA  Apr 7, 2:14 pm
Johannesburg, Apr 07 (ANI): Jordanian royal Prince Ali Bin Al Hussein, who is running for the FIFA presidential elections, has unveiled his manifesto for the role of the world football governing body's president on Monday and wants to end current president Sepp Blatter's fiefdom as he believes that an unfair system of patronage has taken root under the Swiss.
Smriti Irani reaches out to women voters ahead of Bihar polls  Apr 6, 9:14 am
Patna, Apr. 6 (ANI): Union Human Resource and Development (HRD) Minister Smriti Irani called on women in Bihar to vote for the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) in the upcoming state assembly elections.
Chacko to PM Modi: Why no word on bringing back black money?  Apr 4, 12:39 pm
New Delhi, Apr. 4 (ANI): Congress leader P.C. Chacko on Saturday accused Prime Minister Narendra Modi of backing off on promises made during the 2014 general elections, including the pledge to bring back black money stashed away by Indians in banks abroad.
BJP confident of winning Bihar polls, claims party leader Ashwini Choubey  Apr 4, 11:36 am
New Delhi, Apr. 4 (ANI): Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) leader Ashwini Choubey on Saturday said his party would emerge victorious in the Bihar assembly elections to be held later this year under the guidance of Prime Minister Narendra Modi and party president Amit Shah.
TTAADC polls to take place next month  Apr 1, 10:20 am
Agartala, Apr. 1 (ANI): The elections to the 30-seat Tripura Tribal Areas Autonomous District Council (TTAADC) have been scheduled for May 3.
General Buhari becomes first ever opposition candidate to win Nigerian presidential election  Apr 1, 10:10 am
London, April 1 (ANI): Claiming a victory in the Nigerian presidential elections, former military ruler Muhammadu Buhari has become the first opposition candidate to achieve the feat.
Left Front declares list of candidates for TTAADC elections  Mar 28, 9:10 am
Agartala, Mar. 28 (ANI): The Left Front (LF) has declared the list of candidates for the upcoming Tripura Tribal Areas Autonomous District Council (TTAADC) elections scheduled to take place in the first week of May.
Luis Figo says Sepp Blatter's win in upcoming FIFA presidency elections will mean 'four lost years'  Mar 24, 1:11 pm
Johannesburg, Mar 24 (ANI): Portuguese football great Luis Figo, who is a candidate for the FIFA presidency, has said that incumbent Sepp Blatter's victory in the upcoming elections for the sport's world governing body's top post would mean four lost years.
Musharraf whips supporters up seeing 'major political role' for his party in Pak's future  Mar 24, 11:03 am
Karachi, March 24 (ANI): Former military strongman General (retired) Pervez Musharraf has urged his supporters to make his party, the All Pakistan Muslim League (APML), more active at all levels, hinting at a "major political development" in the country in the coming days.
Mulayam has ruined party with 'Gunda -raj' in UP, says BJP  Mar 24, 11:03 am
New Delhi, Mar. 24 (ANI): The Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) on Tuesday downplayed Samajwadi Party chief Mulayam Singh Yadav's remarks with regard to his party's defeat in the 2014 Lok Sabha elections stating that the 'Gunda -raj' in Uttar Pradesh was the cause for the Samajwadi Party's loss.
Netanyahu apologises to Israeli-Arab voters for 'election day remark'  Mar 24, 10:22 am
London, March 24 (ANI): Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu has reportedly gone on record to say that he "regrets" remarking that "the Arabs are voting in droves" during last week's elections.
Senator Ted Cruz becomes first to jump into 2016 US Presidential fray  Mar 23, 11:57 am
Washington, March 23 (ANI): U.S. Senator Ted Cruz has launched a White House bid hours ahead of an expected Monday morning announcement at Liberty University.
MLC elections: 40 percent names in voters list 'fraud', alleges BJP  Mar 22, 11:39 am
Hyderabad, Mar. 22 (ANI): BJP Telangana State president G. Kishan Reddy on Sunday expressed his concern over the MLC elections, saying 40 percent names in the voters list are fraud and not even a single person has the correct address.
Final voter's list for TTAADC polls declared  Mar 19, 9:08 am
Agartala, Mar. 19 (ANI): The final voter's list of the Tripura Tribal Areas Autonomous District Council (TTAADC) polls was declared ahead of the council elections, which is likely to take place in the first week of May.
PM Modi congratulates Israel's Netanyahu  Mar 18, 8:04 pm
New Delhi, Mar. 18 (ANI) Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Wednesday congratulated his Israeli counterpart Benjamin Netanyahu for the latter's decisive victory in the elections.
Netanyahu claims 'great victory' in one of closest Israeli elections   Mar 18, 11:47 am
London, March 18 (ANI): Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu's Likud party is on road to claim victory in Israel's elections.
Kazakhstan gears up for presidential polls  Mar 16, 12:01 pm
Astana, Mar.16 (ANI): Kazakhstan is gearing up for presidential elections again, and in anticipation of this April 26 event, incumbent President Nursultan Nazarbayev, has accepted the nomination to contest from the nation's ruling Nur Otan Party.
Ex-Iranian President Rafsanjani's son sentenced to 15 years in jail  Mar 16, 11:10 am
London, March 16 (ANI): The son of former Iranian President Akbar Hashemi Rafsanjani has reportedly been jailed by an Iranian court after being convicted of security offences and financial crimes.
SL elections represented hope for reconciliation, unity: PM Modi  Mar 13, 4:28 pm
Colombo, Mar. 13 (ANI): Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Friday said that the recent presidential in elections in Sri Lanka, in which Maithripala Sirisena emerged as the winner, beating the incumbent Mahinda Rajapaksa, reflected the voice of the people of the island nation, aspiring for reconciliation and unity.
AAP had said things would be 'adjusted' after polls: Congress  Mar 11, 8:10 pm
New Delhi, Mar. 11 (ANI): Congress leader Shoaib Iqbal on Wednesday said that the Aam Aadmi Party (AAP) had asked for his party's support during the previous Delhi Assembly elections, saying that things would be 'adjusted' after the polls.