ELECTIONS

It is Modi Lahar again…NDA is leading in 327

  Our Correspondents / agencies Counting of votes for the 17th Lok Sabha and Assembly elections in Andhra Pradesh, Odisha, Sikkim and Arunachal Pradesh is underway amidst tight security. Trends are available from all the 542 Lok Sabha constituencies. NDA is leading in 327, UPA 104 and others __111 _. BJP alone is leading in … Continue reading It is Modi Lahar again…NDA is leading in 327

Reports of EVMs replacement completely false: EC

AMN / NEW DELHI The Election Commission on Tuesday termed the allegations of EVM replacement as “completely false” saying that the alleged clips are of polling machines that are unused. New Delhi: The Election Commission on Tuesday termed the allegations of EVM replacement as “completely false”, clarifying that alleged clips of EVMs movement pertain to … Continue reading Reports of EVMs replacement completely false: EC

63 % polling recorded in the final phase of Lok Sabha polls

Voters have already exercised their franchise for 483 out of the total 542 parliamentary seats in previous six phases   AMN / AGENCIES/ OUR CORRESPONDENTS Voting for the seventh and final phase of Lok Sabha elections ended today. Around 63 per cent polling was recorded till 6 PM. 57 per cent votes were cast in … Continue reading 63 % polling recorded in the final phase of Lok Sabha polls

India’s most controversial and longest Elections come to an end

Results on May 23  AMN / Elections for the 17th Lok Sabha concluded today after sweet and sour incidents. The election for 542 seats was held in seven phases.  Overall around 70 per cent polling was recorded in all the phases. Briefing media in New Delhi, Deputy Election Commissioner Umesh Sinha said that people, including … Continue reading India’s most controversial and longest Elections come to an end

Ashok Lavasa letter Creates Unrest in Election Commission

CEC Sunil Arora denies internal rifts over MCC   By a Correspondent / New Delhi Election Commissioner Ashok Lavasa decision recusing himself from model code violation cases till his dissents are recorded on orders has created a deep rift within election body even as Chief Election Commissioner Sunil Arora said members of the panel are … Continue reading Ashok Lavasa letter Creates Unrest in Election Commission

Voting underway for the last phase of Lok Sabha elections

AMN / WEB DESK Polling has begun for the seventh and last phase of Lok Sabha elections. Voting, which began at 7 AM, will end at 6 PM. Polling in this phase is taking place for 59 constituencies, spread over 7 states and one union territory. Voting is taking place for 13 seats each in … Continue reading Voting underway for the last phase of Lok Sabha elections

Election Commission takes exception to media reports on its functioning

AGENCIES / NEW DELHI The Election Commission has taken a serious exception to media reports about its internal functioning with respect to handling the Model Code of Conduct. The commission described the reports as unsavoury and avoidable controversy. It said this has come at a time when all Chief Electoral Officers throughout the country and … Continue reading Election Commission takes exception to media reports on its functioning

Leaders make all effort to woo voters for last phase of elections

  AMN Electioneering is in full swing in 59 constituencies in different states which will go to poll on May 19.  Congress President Rahul Gandhi campaigned at Kushinagar in Uttar Pradesh and Patna in Bihar. He said, if voted to power the party will waive off farmers loans and implement the Nyay scheme which will … Continue reading Leaders make all effort to woo voters for last phase of elections

EC curtails campaigning in West Bengal by one day

Our Correspondents In an unprecedented move, Election Commission today cut short the campaigning period in nine Lok Sabha constituencies of West Bengal following yesterday’s violence in Kolkata. The Commission has directed that after 10 pm tomorrow, there will be no public meetings or rallies, display of election matter and other election campaign-related activities. The campaigning … Continue reading EC curtails campaigning in West Bengal by one day

Mamata Banerjee questions credibility of Election Commission

Says EC acting at the behest of BJP after it cut short campaign WEB DESK / AGENCIES TMC chief and West Bengal chief minister Mamata Banerjee today questioned the Election Commission after it cut short campaigning by a day in the state in view of incidents of poll violence. “EC is acting at the behest … Continue reading Mamata Banerjee questions credibility of Election Commission

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ELECTIONS

It is Modi Lahar again…NDA is leading in 327

  Our Correspondents / agencies Counting of votes for the 17th Lok Sabha and Assembly elections in ...

Reports of EVMs replacement completely false: EC

AMN / NEW DELHI The Election Commission on Tuesday termed the allegations of EVM replacement as "completely ...

63 % polling recorded in the final phase of Lok Sabha polls

Voters have already exercised their franchise for 483 out of the total 542 parliamentary seats in previous six ...

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SPORTS

Hockey: Indian women clinch 3-match series beating S Korea 2-1

  By Harpal Singh Bedi India survived some anxious moments before putting it across host Korea 2-1 to r ...

Boxing: Amit Panghal, Shiva Thapa enter semis at 2nd India Open

HSB / Guwahati Asian Games gold medallist Amit Panghal (52kg) and Asian Championships bronze medallist Shiva ...

Football: Sethu FC overpower Manipur Police to win Hero Indian Women’s league

  By Harpal Singh Bedi Riding on Sabitra Bhandar's brace Sethu FC (Madurai) overcame Manipur Police ...

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MARQUEE

116-year-old Japanese woman is oldest person in world

  AMN A 116-year-old Japanese woman has been honoured as the world's oldest living person by Guinness ...

Centre approves Metro Rail Project for City of Taj Mahal, Agra

6 Elevated and 7 Underground Stations along 14 KmTaj East Gate corridor 14 Stations all elevated along 15.40 ...

CINEMA /TV/ ART

66th National Film Awards to be declared after General Elections

  The 66th National Film Awards will be declared after General Elections, 2019. In a statement, Informat ...

Priyanka Chopra is among world powerful women

AGENCIES   Bollywood actress Priyanka Chopra Jonas has joined international celebrities including Opr ...

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ART & CULTURE

Sahitya Akademi demands Rs 500/- from children for Workshop

Andalib Akhter / New Delhi India’s premier literary body, the Sahitya Akademi, which gives huge awards, p ...

Noted Urdu writer Jamil Jalibi is no more

  Author of the seminal history of Urdu literature, editor of one and founder of another eminent literar ...