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Delhi civic polls: Results at a glance


April 17th, 2012 - 10:52 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, April 17 (IANS) The Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) retained control of Delhi's civic body, securing 138 seats out of 272 seats, while the Congress improved its last ... Read more...

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Poll results give BJP reason to celebrate


March 6th, 2012 - 8:02 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, March 6 (IANS) It was a splash of saffron and festivities at the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) office here as the party managed to pull together a ... Read more...

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Russians head for polls to elect new president (Lead)


March 4th, 2012 - 4:29 pm ICT by IANS
Moscow, March 4 (IANS/RIA Novosti) Russians started voting Sunday to elect the country's president for the fifth time in the nation's post-Soviet history, the first in which the president will ... Read more...

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Jubilance and disappointment after Maharashtra civic polls results


February 17th, 2012 - 11:40 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, Feb 17 (IANS) There was jubilance, disappointment and confidence in different political camps as the results of elecctions to the 10 municipal corporations in Maharashtra were declared here ... Read more...

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Maintain peace after results, Bengal parties told


May 12th, 2011 - 10:56 pm ICT by IANS
Kolkata, May 12 (IANS) The Election Commission Thursday issued guidelines for political parties in West Bengal to maintain peace and harmony after the declaration of state assembly election results May ... Read more...

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Putin’s United Russia Party wins regional elections


March 14th, 2011 - 6:13 pm ICT by ANI
Moscow, Mar.14 (ANI): Russian Prime Minister Vladimir Putin's ruling United Russia party scored a resounding win in regional elections that serve as a test run for the December parliamentary elections and next ... Read more...

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District polls results Tuesday may impact Karnataka politics


January 3rd, 2011 - 8:27 pm ICT by IANS
Bangalore, Jan 3 (IANS) Hailed as pioneer in 'Panchayat Raj', Karnataka may be impacted in an unintended way when results of the polls to these local governing councils are announced ... Read more...

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Nitish, Modi sworn in as Bihar’s CM, Deputy CM


November 26th, 2010 - 6:15 pm ICT by ANI
Patna, Nov.26 (ANI): Nitish Kumar and Sushil Kumar Modi were sworn in as Chief Minister and Deputy Chief Minister of Bihar for a consecutive second term on Friday.Besides Kumar and ... Read more...

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Kumar, Modi to be sworn-in as Bihar CM, Deputy CM on Friday


November 25th, 2010 - 8:36 pm ICT by ANI
Patna, Nov.25 (ANI): Nitish Kumar and Sushil Kumar Modi will begin their second consecutive terms as chief minister and deputy chief minister of Bihar on Friday after being unanimously elected leaders ... Read more...

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Bihar polls a victory of merit over dynasty: Arun Jaitley


November 24th, 2010 - 1:27 pm ICT by ANI
New Delhi, Nov 24 (ANI): Senior Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) leader Arun Jaitley on Wednesday described the Bihar election results as a victory of meritorious leadership over dynastic politics.Talking to ... Read more...

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West Bengal poll results show alienation of Left Front: CPI


June 2nd, 2010 - 9:47 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, June 2 (IANS) The Communist Party of India (CPI) Wednesday said the civic polls results in West Bengal were "disappointing" and reflected the "alienation" of the Left Front in ... Read more...

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Half of Haryana ministers lose polls (Lead)


October 22nd, 2009 - 7:41 pm ICT by IANS
Chandigarh, Oct 22 (IANS) At least five Congress ministers in the Bhupinder Singh Hooda government lost their assembly seats in the Oct 13 Haryana polls results of which were declared Thursday. The ... Read more...

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Mafia dons humbled at the ballot


October 22nd, 2009 - 5:00 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai Oct 22 (IANS) Two former underworld bosses, Arun Gawli of Mumbai and Suresh alias Pappu Kalani of Ulhasnagar in Thane district, bit the dust in Maharashtra's assembly polls, results of ... Read more...

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60-72 % voting in Maharashtra, Haryana, Arunachal Pradesh assembly polls (Update)


October 13th, 2009 - 10:36 pm ICT by ANI
New Delhi, Oct.13 (ANI): About 60 to 72 per cent voting was witnessed in Tuesday's Assembly elections held in three States-Maharashtra, Haryana, and Arunachal Pradesh amidst sporadic violence in which one ... Read more...

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60-72 % voting in Maharashtra, Haryana, Arunachal Pradesh assembly polls


October 13th, 2009 - 10:32 pm ICT by ANI
New Delhi, Oct.13 (ANI): About 60 to 72 per cent voting was witnessed in Tuesday's Assembly elections held in three States-Maharashtra, Haryana, and Arunachal Pradesh amidst sporadic violence in which one ... Read more...

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Pressurise Pakistan to stabilise Afghanistan: India (Roundup)


October 7th, 2009 - 9:29 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Oct 7 (IANS) Barely days before Afghan polls results become clear, India Wednesday asked the international community to put "effective pressure" on Pakistan to crack down on terrorists on ... Read more...

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RJD, LJP upbeat in Bihar, see new ray of hope


September 18th, 2009 - 3:11 pm ICT by IANS
Patna, Sep 18 (IANS) A day after the alliance of Rashtriya Janata Dal (RJD) and Lok Janshakti Party (LJP) performed better than expected in by-elections to 18 assembly seats in Bihar, ... Read more...

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Mamata denies running parallel administration in West Bengal


June 8th, 2009 - 12:50 pm ICT by IANS
Kolkata, June 8 (IANS) Denying that she was trying to run a parallel administration in West Bengal for cyclone relief work, Union Railways Minister Mamata Banerjee has claimed she has always taken ... Read more...

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Geelani asks Omar to deliver on election promises


December 29th, 2008 - 7:36 pm ICT by IANS
Srinagar, Dec 29 (IANS) Separatist leader Syed Ali Geelani, who had opposed the Jammu and Kashmir elections, Sunday asked National Conference chief ministerial candidate Omar Abdullah to deliver on poll promises if ... Read more...

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Congress to hold meet in evening to review J-K polls results


December 28th, 2008 - 6:43 pm ICT by ANI
New Delhi, Dec.28 (ANI): The Congress party will hold a meeting in the national capital today to take stock of the results of Jammu and Kashmir State Assembly Elections. The trends ... Read more...

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Opposition pips Left in West Bengal civic polls


July 2nd, 2008 - 10:48 pm ICT by IANS
Kolkata, July 2 (IANS) All is not well for the Left parties in their West Bengal citadel with voters in small towns following their rural counterparts by snubbing them in the civic ... Read more...

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Karnataka results show this is year of change: Advani


May 25th, 2008 - 6:20 pm ICT by admin
New Delhi, May 25 (IANS) Hailing the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) victory in Karnataka assembly elections, its prime ministerial candidate L.K. Advani Sunday said 2008 would turn out to be a year ... Read more...

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‘Left Front lost due to lack of unity’


May 23rd, 2008 - 1:46 am ICT by admin
Kolkata, May 22 (IANS) West Bengal's ruling Left Front lost its hold in four districts in the panchayat elections because of lack of unity among its constituents, Transport, Sports and Youth Services ... Read more...

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West Bengal CPI-M blames ‘malicious campaign’ for defeat


May 21st, 2008 - 10:56 pm ICT by admin
Kolkata, May 21 (IANS) With its hold slipping in four West Bengal districts, the Communist Party of India-Marxist (CPI-M) Wednesday blamed its defeat in the elections to the state's local self-government bodies ... Read more...

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India willing to review 1950 treaty


April 30th, 2008 - 10:30 pm ICT by admin
Kathmandu, Apr 30 (ANI): Foreign Affairs Secretary Shiv Shankar Menon on Wednesday said that India was willing to review the 1950 Indo-Nepal peace and friendship treaty under the present circumstances.According to ... Read more...

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Pak journalist union fears TV channel blackout during Feb 18 polls


February 16th, 2008 - 4:39 pm ICT by admin
Islamabad, Feb 16 (ANI): The Pakistan Federal Union of Journalists (PFUJ) fears that the Pakistan Electronic Media Regulatory Authority (PEMRA) will suspend the transmission of some TV channels before and during the ... Read more...

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