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Bypolls: BJP loses Ratlam-Jhabua LS seat; TRS wins Warangal Nov 24, 10:35 pm
New Delhi, Nov. 24 (ANI): The Congress has snatched the Ratlam-Jhabua Lok Sabha seat from the BJP in by-elections in Madhya Pradesh, the result for which was declared on Tuesday.
Ahmedabad, Nov.22 (ANI): Gujarat Chief Minister Anandiben Patel cast her vote at a polling station in Ahmedabad on Sunday, joining tens of hundreds of others in exercising their franchise in local body elections taking place in six cities of the state.
Advani puts aside Bihar debacle, lavishes praise on PM Modi Nov 22, 10:41 am
Ahmedabad, Nov.22 (ANI): Putting aside the Bihar debacle, senior Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) leader L K Advani on Sunday lavished praise on Prime Minister Narendra Modi, and expressed confidence that the party will win the state Municipal Co-operation elections just like the 2014 Lok Sabha elections.
Congress to contest UP elections on its own Nov 21, 5:00 pm
New Delhi, Nov. 21 (ANI): The Uttar Pradesh Congress convened a meeting here on Saturday in which it was decided that the party would contest the Uttar Pradesh Assembly elections on its own.
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FIFA suspends Nepal FA chief for ten years Nov 16, 6:44 pm
London, Nov.16 (ANI): All-Nepal Football Association chief Ganesh Thapa has been handed a ten-year suspension by the FIFA Ethics Committee for taking bribes in connection with the 2011 FIFA executive committee elections.
JD (U), Congress praise Dalai Lama's Bihar poll statement Nov 15, 11:45 am
New Delhi, Nov.15 (ANI): Expressing their support for a statement made by Tibetan spiritual leader Dalai Lama that the results of the recently conducted Bihar assembly elections had shown that 'a majority of Hindus believed in religious harmony', the Janata Dal-United and the Congress claimed that a strong and befitting reply has been given to extremist groups in India.
Naypyidaw (Myanmar), Nov.13 (ANI): In the wake of the National League for Democracy (NLD) securing an absolute majority in the parliamentary elections in Myanmar, the country's President, U Thein Sein, has reportedly asked leaders of all political parties to attend a meeting in Yangon on November 15 to discuss the post-election political situation.
NLD wins absolute majority in Myanmar parliament Nov 13, 11:48 am
Naypyidaw (Myanmar), Nov.13 (ANI): The Daw Aung San Suu Kyi-led National League for Democracy (NLD) has secured an absolute majority in the parliament in Myanmar.
BJP veterans slam top brass for Bihar debacle Nov 10, 8:42 pm
New Delhi, Nov. 10 (ANI): In a scathing attack on the Bharatiya Janata Party's (BJP) top brass for the Bihar debacle, party veterans L.K. Advani, M.M. Joshi, Shanta Kumar and Yashwant Sinha said that the party leadership had clearly leant nothing from their loss in the Delhi Assembly elections.
Centre clears FDI via automatic route in 15 sectors Nov 10, 6:10 pm
New Delhi, Nov 10 (ANI): After facing defeat in the Bihar assembly elections, the Narendra Modi-led NDA Government on Tuesday announced plans for allowing FDI through the automatic route in 15 sectors, including the construction, insurance, defence, civil aviation and banking.
India re-elected to UN Commission on International Trade Law Nov 10, 4:38 pm
New York, Nov. 10 (ANI): India was on Monday re-elected to the UN Commission on International Trade Law for another six years term, maintaining its unbeaten track record of winning elections at the world body.
New Delhi, Nov. 9 (ANI): Accusing Prime Minister Narendra Modi of indulging in bitter campaigning since 2014 Lok Sabha elections, the Congress Party on Tuesday said the former had not created any space for constructive engagement with the opposition.
Patna, Nov. 9 (ANI): Basking in the glory of the mahagathbandhan's victory in the Bihar Assembly elections, Rashtriya Janata Dal (RJD) supremo Lalu Prasad Yadav on Monday escalated his attack on Prime Minister Narendra Modi branding him as a 'Sangh Pracharak' and said that the entire nation was reeling from 'Bure Din'.
US welcomes Myanmar historic elections Nov 9, 12:39 pm
Washington DC, Nov. 9 (ANI): The US has welcomed Myanmar's historic election but warned of "important structural and systemic impediments" to complete democratisation in the South-east Asia nation after decades of military rule.
Bihar polls: BJP's defeat hits market as Sensex tanks Nov 9, 9:50 am
New Delhi, Nov. 9 (ANI): A day after the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) suffered a thumping loss in Bihar Assembly elections, the market opened in deep red on Monday as the Sensex plunged over 600 points and Nifty was at 7805 points.
RJD supporter celebrating win beaten to death in Bihar Nov 9, 9:00 am
Arrah (Bihar), Nov. 9 (ANI): Following the mahagthbandhan's victory in the Bihar Assembly elections yesterday, a Rashtriya Janata Dal (RJD) supporter, who was celebrating the win, was beaten to death in Navada village near Arrah, Bihar by unknown men.
Mumbai, Nov. 8 (ANI): Shiv Sena chief Uddhav Thackery and Maharashtra Navnirman Sena (MNS) chief Raj Thackeray on Sunday congratulated Bihar Chief Minister over phone for his echoing victory in the Bihar Assembly elections.
Grand alliance halted BJP's march to Kolkata, says Lalu Nov 8, 5:51 pm
Patna, Nov. 8 (ANI): Stating that there will be long-term implications of the verdict of Bihar assembly elections, Rashtriya Janata Dal (RJD) chief Lalu Prasad Yadav on Sunday said that the BJP had its eyes set on Kolkata, but the grand alliance stopped their march in Bihar.
Giant killer Lalu plots fall of Modi's BJP Nov 8, 5:30 pm
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Myanmar elections: Voters show sense of jubilation Nov 8, 4:28 pm
New York, Nov. 8 (ANI): Myanmar voters stood in long line today to cast their votes in the historic election, showing a sense of jubilation with the announcement of the winners still days away.
New Delhi, Nov. 8 (ANI): Riding on the wave of the mahagathbandhan's victory in the Bihar Assembly elections, the Congress on Sunday trained their guns on Prime Minister Narendra Modi, saying his 'arrogance' and use of 'foul' language during the campaign had cost the Bharatiya Janata Party-led alliance the polls.
BJP's 'arrogance, sickening language' cost them Bihar: TMC Nov 8, 2:17 pm
Mumbai, Nov. 8 (ANI): The Trinamool Congress (TMC) on Sunday congratulated the mahagathbandhan for their comprehensive win in the Bihar Assembly elections and said that the Bharatiya Janata Party's arrogance and 'sickening language' during campaigning had cost them the elections.
'Historic' win belongs to the poor, Dalits of Bihar: Lalu Nov 8, 1:57 pm
New Delhi, Nov. 8 (ANI): Rashtriya Janata Dal (RJD) supremo Lalu Prasad Yadav on Sunday thanked the people for voting in favour of the Mahagathbandhan in the state assembly elections and said the 'historic' victory belonged especially to the poor, oppressed and the backwards of Bihar.
New Delhi, Nov. 8 (ANI): As the grand alliance heads for a landslide majority in the Bihar Assembly elections, actor-politician Shatrughan Sinha on Sunday said the mandate given by the people of the state calls for serious introspection by the BJP-led NDA.
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