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Gujarat Assembly Elections: Congress slams PM Modi for road show on polling day

Hours after Prime Minister Narendra Modi cast his vote in Gujarat assembly polls and walked on the streets of Ahmedabad greeting people, Congress on Monday pointed it out as a violation of the model code of conduct and hit out at the Election Commission (EC) for ignoring the alleged violation. The Congress also said that

Mainpuri records 19.01 % voter turnout; SP alleges malpractice by BJP 

The crucial Mainpuri bye-election that will see a contest between Yadav bahu Dimple and BJP’s Raghuraj Singh Shakya is underway. Till mid-day 19.01 per cent voters’ turnout was recorded, said the Election Commission. Even as the voting turnout has been less than expected, heated exchange between the two parties continues. The Samajwadi party has alleged

Excise policy case: ‘Can’t meet on Dec 6’, writes KCR’s daughter K Kavitha to CBI

She said that due to some prior commitments, she wouldn't be available on December 6. She proposed December 11, 12, 14 and 15.

Gujarat election 2022: 19.17% voter turnout till 11 am in phase 2

Gujarat recorded a voters’ turnout of  19.17 per cent till 11 am. Voting for the second phase in the Gujarat Assembly elections began at 8 am on Monday, 5 December. 93 of 182 seats are being contested. The Election Commission stated that an average 19.17 percent turnout was recorded on Monday till 11 am. Prime

Rahul Gandhi won’t attend winter session of Parliament

Congress on Sunday said that former party chief Rahul Gandhi will not attend the winter session of Parliament as it would not be practical for him. Addressing a press conference at the party headquarters here, Congress General Secretary and Rajya Sabha MP KC Venugopal said, “Rahul Gandhi is currently on the Bharat Jodo Yatra and it

PM Modi casts vote in Ahmedabad, thanks voters of Gujarat

Prime Minister Narendra Modi cast his vote in the Gujarat Assembly elections at a polling station in Ahmedabad as hundreds of his supporters gathered outside to greet their favourite leader. Voting is taking place at 93 assembly constituencies in the second phase of elections for the 182-member Gujarat Legislative Assembly. In Ahmedabad, PM Modi exercised his

Gujarat polls: Key Assembly seats to watch out for in second phase

It’s going to be curtains down on the last elections of the year on December 5.  The second phase of Gujarat elections will be held for the remaining 93 Assembly seats, for which 833 candidates of nearly 60 political parties, including the ruling Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP), its traditional challenger Congress and the third player

Drugs seizures high due to crackdown; we are not Punjab, says Harsh Sanghavi

The journey of Harsh Sanghavi from a self-made diamond merchant to that of Gujarat’s most important politician has been meteoric. One of the reasons for 38-year-old Sanghavi’s popularity within the party ranks has been his extreme dedication to the larger causes the party espouses and his closeness to the top leadership. He is known to

Terror Funding Case: SIA carries multiple raids; recovers Rs 29 lakh cash

State Investigation Agency (SIA) on Saturday said that Rs 29 Lakh cash was recovered by it during raids at multiple locations in Kashmir Valley in connection with alleged terror funding case. “Continuing to rein in the networks of terrorist outfits with a purpose of destroying its ecosystems completely, State Investigation Agency, Kashmir conducted searches at