53.3% Voting In 6th Phase Of UP Polls Till 5 pm, Highest Turnout In Ambedkar Nagar

LUCKNOW: Uttar Pradesh recorded 53.31 percent voter turnout in the sixth phase of the state assembly elections till 5 pm today, the data provided by the State Election Commission shows. Ambedkar Nagar district recorded the highest polling at 58.66 percent, while Balrampur was at the bottom of the list with a voter turnout of 48.53 […]

Unemployment And Price Rise Lurk Silently In Goa Voters’ Minds

Although most voters remained wary of sharing their ballot preferences even on polling day, two salient issues —unemployment and price rise — seeped out in conversations with those standing or walking near some of Goa’s polling booths. The veritable cattle market of defections that followed the last assembly elections still rankles. The Congress won 17 […]

Goa records massive 76.75% voter turnout in assembly polls

The coastal state of Goa has recorded a heavy voting turnout at 76.75%, across 40 constituencies of 2 districts and 12 talukas.  BJP CM candidate and incumbent CM Pramod Sawant is contesting from this seat in Sanquelim. AAP CM candidate Amit Palekar cast his vote from the St Cruz constituency from where he is contesting. […]

On Punjab Turner, Bhajji Meets Sixer Sidhu; Eyes Power Play For Cong In Slog Overs?

CHANDIGARH: Looks like Indian cricket star Harbhajan Singh is all set to make his foray into politics. In a cryptic tweet, Congress Punjab chief and cricketer turned politician Navjot Singh Sidhu shared a picture with this 2011 Cricket World Cup winning player saying “picture loaded with possibilities… With Bhajji the shining star.” The new entry […]

Punjab Congress Chief Navjot Singh Sidhu Welcomes Decision Of Re-Opening Of Kartarpur Corridor

CHANDIGARH: Punjab Congress President Navjot Singh Sidhu has welcomed the reopening of the Kartarpur Corridor from Wednesday. “The opening of the Kartarpur Corridor is in itself a historic, rare and priceless gift,” said Sidhu while addressing mediapersons here in Chandigarh, adding that he would appeal to the government at the Centre to keep this corridor […]

Bypoll Leads: BJP Makes Huge Gains In Assam, Comeback-INLD Piggybacks On Farmers; TMC Takes It All In WB, Cong In HP

NEW DELHI: The bypoll results in 13 states and one union territory have shown mixed results. A revival for the Congress is seen in Himachal Pradesh and Rajasthan while the BJP and its partners are seen performing well in Madhya Pradesh and the northeast. RJD chief Lalu Prasad Yadav was involved in an intense campaigning […]

Eyes On 2024 Elections, We Have Our Faith In Sonia Gandhi’s Leadership: Manickam Tagore

NEW DELHI: As the exodus of senior leaders from the Indian National Congress (INC) continues and the demand for an active party chief gains ground, the party’s Lok Sabha MP from Tamil Nadu, Manickam Tagore, has re-iterated his faith in the current party president, Sonia Gandhi, saying that she will guide the party in the […]