2019 general elections: Modi magic worked better than Rahul criticism

Prime Minister Narendra Modi Thursday led his Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) towards what is certain to be a resounding victory for a second term in office, as his message of nationalism, security, Hindu pride and a new India was wholeheartedly embraced by voters across large swathes of the country. Continue Reading

Allah’s will that NDA should return to power: Prince of Arcot

The Prince expressed the hope that the new government to be formed at the Centre will preserve and uphold secularism and democracy, as enshrined in the Constitution. Continue Reading

2019 general elections: Polling smooth but moderate in phase-3

The third phase is crucial as it will decide the fate of the heads of the BJP and Congress — Shah, who replaced L K Advani as party nominee from Gandhinagar in Gujarat, and Rahul Gandhi, contesting from Wayanad in Kerala besides his traditional Amethi seat in Uttar Pradesh. Continue Reading

2019 general elections: 13 States, 2 Union territories vote today

Today’s election is the third in the seven-phase schedule. Totally, 117 constituencies are going to polls today. There are more than a 1,000 contestants for these seats. Continue Reading

2019 elections: BJP manifesto promises more sops for farmers

Prime Minister Narendra Modi, along with party president Amit Shah and Home Minister Rajnath Singh, released the ruling BJP’s manifesto, called Sankalp Patra (Document of Promises), for the 2019 general elections. Continue Reading

Amit Shah attacks Rahul for ‘arrest’ of techies

BJP president Amit Shah today targeted Congress chief Rahul Gandhi over the alleged arrest of some techies in Bengaluru for raising pro-Modi slogans, saying youngsters give direction to the future and he should stop intimidating youth of India, which has rejected your brand of politics. Continue Reading

2019 general elections: Piyush Goyal arriving in Chennai for alliance talks

Though BJP president Amit Shah has cancelled his visit to Chennai to seal the alliance with the AIADMK for the 2019 general elections, the party’s Tamilnadu in-charge and Union Minister Piyush Goyal would be arriving here as scheduled. Continue Reading

2019 general elections: PMK leaders arrive for alliance talks with AIADMK

PMK founder-leader, Dr S Ramadoss, and his son and MP Anbumani Ramadoss, were welcomed warmly by the AIADMK team, led by Chief Minister Edappadi K Palaniswami and Deputy Chief Minister O Pannerselvam, at the entrance of the hotel with elaborately decorated shawls.  Continue Reading