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Kejriwal sounds poll bugle in Goa  Jun 28, 4:18 pm
Panaji (Goa), June 28 (ANI): In a bid to pitch the Aam Aadmi Party (AAP) as a firm alternative to 'corrupt' Congress and the BJP in the upcoming 2017 Goa Assembly polls, Delhi Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal on Tuesday met the members of fishermen community in Vasco and assured his support to them.
Nepal EC to PM Oli: ready to hold polls if laws ready  Jun 27, 2:41 pm
Kathmandu, June 27 (ANI): Nepal's Election Commission today told Prime Minister K.P. Sharma Oli that the constitutional body would be ready to hold elections at the local, provincial and federal levels if the government prepares necessary laws on time.
UP CM Akhilesh expands his Cabinet, Balram Yadav back as minister  Jun 27, 11:50 am
Lucknow (Uttar Pradesh), June 27 (ANI): In what may be seen as a message to the electorate that he has say in the party, Uttar Pradesh Chief Minister Akhilesh Yadav on Monday inducted three Cabinet and two Ministers of State (Independent Charge) ahead of next year's assembly elections in the state.
Spanish elections: Deadlock in parliament continues  Jun 27, 11:26 am
London, June 27 (ANI): Elections in Spain have delivered a hung Parliament for the second time in six months, with acting Prime Minister Mariano Rajoy's centre-right People's Party (PP) emerging as the largest bloc but falling short of a majority.
UP CM Akhilesh to expand his Cabinet   Jun 27, 8:05 am
Lucknow, June 27 (ANI): Uttar Pradesh Chief Minister Akhilesh Yadav will today expand his Cabinet in perhaps the last reshuffle of his Council of Ministers ahead of next year's assembly elections in the state.
SP, BSP confused, 'focused' BJP will form govt. in UP: Sambit Patra  Jun 23, 11:49 am
New Delhi, June 23 (ANI): With the Uttar Pradesh Assembly elections inching nearer, the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) on Thursday snubbed both the Samajwadi Party (SP) and the Bhaujan Samaj Party (BSP), by saying they are confused and preoccupied political outfits that will facilitate and brighten the government formation chances of the saffron party.
AAP set to contest Gujarat polls, Kejriwal to sound bugle in July  Jun 18, 11:10 am
New Delhi, June 18 (ANI): The Aam Aadmi Party (AAP) is looking to spread its wings over Gujarat, as well placed party sources have confirmed to ANI that the Arvind Kejriwal-led party has decided to contest the upcoming assembly elections in the BJP-ruled state to be held in December 2017.
Amma writes to Hillary, says 'you're a role model for women across the world'  Jun 17, 6:53 pm
Chennai, June 17 (ANI): In a passionate letter to Hillary Clinton, Tamil Nadu Chief Minister Jayalalithaa on Friday said that the Democratic presidential nominee continued to be a 'role model' for women across the globe and lauded her on making history by becoming the first woman presumptive presidential nominee.
Parliament Standing Committee to visit Bengaluru, Chennai, Bhopal  Jun 17, 4:51 pm
New Delhi, June 17 (ANI): The Parliament Standing Committee on personnel, public grievances, law and justice will visit Bengaluru, Chennai and Bhopal beginning 20th June, where they will hold meetings with the representatives of recognised political parties and Chief Electoral Officer (CEO) of the state on implementation of model code of conduct for political parties during general elections.
Nation bleeding from inflation, thanks to Modi's 'Achhe Din': Congress  Jun 16, 8:16 am
New Delhi, June 16 (ANI): With the prices of vegetables and pulses shooting through the roof, the Congress trained its guns at the Centre, reminding them of their 'Achhe Din' rhetoric in run-up to the 2014 general elections, and said on Thursday that the rising inflation was a clear example of what the Modi-government had in store for the common man.
Agenda less BJP playing communal card in wake of 2017 UP elections: JD (U)  Jun 16, 7:43 am
New Delhi, June 16 (ANI): Asserting that the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) has no agenda for 2017 Uttar Pradesh elections, the Janata Dal (United) on Thursday said that the saffron outfit has no other choice but to disturb the communal environment.
Congress expels six MLAs in UP for cross voting in RS polls  Jun 14, 6:57 pm
New Delhi, June 14 (ANI): The Congress Party on Tuesday expelled six MLAs in Uttar Pradesh for cross voting during the Rajya Sabha Elections.
Army Chief Dalbir Singh meets Mehbooba Mufti, discusses security for Anantnag by-polls  Jun 14, 6:33 pm
Srinagar, June 14 (ANI): Following his meeting with Jammu and Kashmir Governor NN Vohra yesterday, Chief of Army Staff General Dalbir Singh, called upon Chief Minister Mehbooba Mufti in Srinagar today and covered a wide range of issues from the overall security scenario to the specific arrangements for the forthcoming Amarnath Yatra and the by-poll Assembly elections.
RS polls: Everything is transparent in democracy, says Khattar  Jun 14, 5:30 pm
Panchkula (Haryana), June 14 (ANI): Rebuffing the allegations levelled against his government concerning the election of the BJP-backed media baron Subhash Chandra to the Rajya Sabha, Haryana Chief Minister Manohar Lal Khattar on Tuesday said everything is transparent in democracy, adding that all MLAs had cast their votes as per their wishes.
Hindu Sena to celebrate 'saviour' Trump's birthday tomorrow  Jun 13, 7:34 pm
New Delhi, June 13 (ANI): After holding a "havan" to pray for the presumptive Republican nominee's victory in the US elections, the right-wing group Hindu Sena will celebrate Donald Trump's birthday in a grand fashion on Tuesday at the Jantar Mantar in the national capital.
Haryana RS polls row: Congress delegation to meet EC   Jun 13, 12:36 pm
New Delhi, June 13 (ANI): A Congress delegation will meet Chief Election Commissioner Nasim Zaidi this afternoon during which the grand old party is expected to highlight an alleged conspiracy behind their loss in the Rajya Sabha elections in Haryana and demand a re-poll.
BJP National Executive likely to chalk out strategy for upcoming polls  Jun 13, 8:35 am
Allahabad, June 13 (ANI): On the second day of its National Executive meeting here on Monday, the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) is likely to chalk out strategy for the upcoming assembly elections in five states, including Uttar Pradesh.
Red faced JD (S) suspends eight MLAs  Jun 12, 6:02 pm
Karnataka, June 12 (ANI): The Janata Dal (Secular) on Sunday suspended its eight MLAs over allegations of cross voting in the Rajya Sabha elections.
HP CEO compares Donald Trump to Hitler, Mussolini  Jun 12, 2:29 pm
New York, June 12 (ANI): American multinational information technology company Hewlett Packard's Chief Executive Meg Whitman has compared Republican presidential candidate in the 2016 U.S. elections Donald Trump to fascist leaders Adolf Hitler and Benito Mussolini.
Search engine does not favour Hillary Clinton or any other candidate, clarifies Google  Jun 11, 2:07 pm
California, June 11 (ANI): Internet giant Google has clarified on reports that its search engine has been altered to help Hillary Clinton win the 2016 presidential elections in the United States.
BJP, Cong have fielded moneybags in RS polls: Sharad Yadav  Jun 11, 7:35 am
New Delhi, June 11 (ANI): Emphasising on the role played by "cash" in the Rajya Sabha elections, Janata Dal (United) MP Sharad Yadav on Saturday said many moneybags are contesting in this poll as both the BJP and the Congress Party have fielded cash-rich candidates.
BJP will emerge victorious in UP courtesy 'Modi wave': Prabhu  Jun 10, 12:16 pm
New Delhi, June 10 (ANI): Union Railways Minister Suresh Prabhu has sounded a note of confidence ahead of the Uttar Pradesh assembly polls scheduled in February next year, saying the BJP will definitely emerge victorious in the Samajwadi Party-ruled bastion courtesy a wave in favour of Prime Minister Narendra Modi.
UP legislative council polls held today  Jun 10, 9:30 am
Lucknow, June 10 (ANI): In Uttar Pradesh, the polling for the Legislative Council elections will be held today, where to win an election to each of the 13 MLC berths falling vacant, a candidate needs 29 votes.
Kamat denies reports of objecting Chidambaram's RS nomination  Jun 9, 5:13 pm
New Delhi, June 9 (ANI): Former Congress MP Gurudas Kamat on Thursday denied media reports wherein it was said that he had objected to the nomination of former finance minister P. Chidambaram to the Rajya Sabha from Maharashtra and Narayan Rane's nomination for the MLC elections.
PM Modi using 'third-grade' Pahlaj Nihalani as a pawn: AAP  Jun 8, 6:29 pm
New Delhi, June 8 (ANI): Asserting that the 2017 Punjab elections are going to fought on the grounds of the rampant drug abuse in the state, the Aam Aadmi Party (AAP) on Wednesday accused Prime Minister Narendra Modi of having Censor Board chief Pahlaj Nihalani in his pocket and using him as a pawn to further his chances in the polls next year by playing politics over the upcoming controversial flick, 'Udta Punjab'.