2019 elections: Polling in Wayanad, Rahul says youth will support him

Congress president Rahul Gandhi today expressed confidence that millions of youngsters stepping out to vote want ‘Nyay’ (justice) for every Indian and will cast their ballot wisely.  Continue Reading

Only 52 of 194 candidates of five major combinations have assets below 1 crore

All the AIADMK and DMK candidates contesting the 2019 Lok Sabha elections from Tamilnadu are crorepatis. Only 52 of the 194 candidates from the five major combinations – the AIADMK-led front, the DMK-led alliance, Makkal Needhi Maiam, AMMK and Naam Tamizhar Katchi (NTK) by Seeman, have shown assets below Rs one crore in their sworn affidavits filed before the Election Commission, according to a report released by the Movement for Democratic Reforms (MER). Continue Reading

Poll code shouldn’t bring administration to halt: Bombay HC

A bench comprising Chief Justice Naresh Patil and Justice N M Jamdar asked the Brihanmumbai Municipal Corporation (BMC) and other authorities in Maharashtra to ensure that the implementation of the model code of conduct for the coming Lok Sabha polls did not hinder the administration work in the State. Continue Reading

Wish to take on Deve Gowda from my constituency: Sadananda Gowda

Welcoming former Prime Minister H D Deve Gowda to contest in the coming Lok Sabha polls from Bangalore North parliamentary constituency, Union Minister D V Sadananda Gowda Sunday expressed confidence that he would succeed. Continue Reading