Day: March 10, 2019

LS polls: Maharashtra adds 1.19 cr new young voters

Nagaland LS polls to be held on April 11

March 10, 2019 11:53 pm

Kohima: Elections to the lone Lok Sabha seat in Nagaland will be held on April 11, state Chief Electoral Officer (CEO) Abhijit Sinha said Sunday. By-election to Aonglenden Assembly constituency will also be held along with the Lok Sabha polls on April 11, the first of the seven-phase election in the country. Sinha said, nomination […]

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Ethiopia mourns crash victims as plane's 'black box' found

With 18 Canadians dead, Trudeau calls Ethiopia crash ‘devastating’

March 10, 2019 11:53 pm

Montreal: Prime Minister Justin Trudeau on Sunday deplored the “devastating news” that 18 Canadian nationals were among the 157 people killed in the crash of an Ethiopian Airlines jetliner. “Devastating news from Ethiopia this morning,” Trudeau said on Twitter. “Our thoughts are with all the victims on Flight ET302, including the Canadians who were on board.” Foreign Minister Chrystia Freeland said the Ottawa government was in “close contact” with Ethiopian authorities to gather […]

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LS polls: Maharashtra adds 1.19 cr new young voters

Manipur Lok Sabha polls on April 11, 18

March 10, 2019 11:44 pm

Imphal: Lok Sabha elections for the two seats of Manipur will he be held in two phases – April 11 and 18, state Chief Electoral Officer P K Singh said Sunday. Outer Manipur constituency will go for polls on April 11 and Inner Manipur seat will witness votes on April 18. In a statement, the […]

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8 new faces in BJD's first list for 9 LS seats

Availability of forces, other issues reason for 7-phase

March 10, 2019 11:42 pm

Kolkata: Availability of forces was the most crucial reason in deciding the seven-phase Lok Sabha elections in West Bengal, Chief Electoral Officer Ariz Aftab said Sunday. Besides, there were “other issues”, Aftab said without elaborating it. The country will go for Lok Sabha election in seven phases between April 11 and May 19, and West […]

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LS polls:CPI(M) announces 13 more candidates,to wait for

Lok Sabha polls: Madhya Pradesh to vote in four phases

March 10, 2019 11:36 pm

Bhopal: Polls for 29 Lok Sabha seats in Madhya Pradesh will be held in four phases during April 29–May 19 period, state chief electoral officer (CEO) announced here Sunday. The Election Commission Sunday announced in Delhi that Lok Sabha polls will be held in seven phases in the country, beginning April 11. Lok Sabha elections […]

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LS polls:CPI(M) announces 13 more candidates,to wait for

Bihar to go for seven phase polling

March 10, 2019 11:33 pm

Patna: Bihar will witness a seven-phase polling for its 40 Lok Sabha seats, state Chief Electoral Officer (CEO) H R Srinivasan said Sunday. The polls will start with the first phase on April 11 and will end on May 19 when the seventh and last phase will be held. The decision to carry out elections […]

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Woman dies in accidental fire with her daughter

Woman dies in accidental fire with her daughter

March 10, 2019 9:27 pm

Thane: A 28-year-old woman from Maharashtra’s Thane district died due to burn injuries along with her two-year-old daughter when her bid to threaten her husband, with whom she had a heated exchange, went horribly wrong, police said Sunday. The incident occurred on March 8 night when Sushmita Mallik allegedly doused herself in kerosene out of […]

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Prime Minister Narendra Modi Tuesday used the anniversary of the Dandi March to target

PM seeks people’s blessing to return to power

March 10, 2019 9:20 pm

New Delhi: As the Election Commission announced the schedule for the much-awaited Lok Sabha polls, Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Sunday said the BJP-led NDA seeks people’s “blessings again”. “Guided by sabka saath, sabka vikas’, NDA seeks your blessings again. We spent the last five years fulfilling basic necessities that were left unfulfilled for 70 […]

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'PM Narendra Modi' to now release on April 5

Vivek Oberoi hurt while shooting for Modi biopic

March 10, 2019 9:16 pm

Uttarkashi: Actor Vivek Oberoi on Saturday hurt himself while shooting for the biopic on Prime Minister Narendra Modi in the picturesque Harshil valley of Uttarkashi district in Uttarakhand. Vital parts of the movie chronicling Modi’s early life and political journey are being shot in the district at places like Ganga ghat, Kalp Kedar Mandir and […]

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LS polls:CPI(M) announces 13 more candidates,to wait for

Lok Sabha elections in Delhi on May 12

March 10, 2019 9:04 pm

New Delhi: Elections to the seven Lok Sabha seats in Delhi will be held on May 12, the sixth stage of the seven-phase poll exercise which is set to commence on April 11, the Election Commission (EC) announced on Sunday. Polling will be held in seven stages on April 11, April 18, April 23, April […]

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