Archive for January, 2008

Delhi Elections : L K Advani will be the prime ministerial candidate of NDA

Lal Krishna Advani will be the prime ministerial candidate of the opposition National Democratic Alliance (NDA). Advani’s Bharatiya Janata Party, which heads the NDA, had earlier announced its decision to project him as its prime ministerial candidate in the next general elections, days before Gujarat went to polls last month. Close associates of Advani have […]

Delhi Elections : Delimitation of Lok Sabha and assembly constituencies

Next elections will be held in constituencies redrawn by the delimitation exercise under a decision taken by the Union Cabinet on Thursday. In a move to formally approve the recasting of Lok Sabha and assembly constituencies at the earliest, the government is set to promulgate an ordinance empowering itself to notify the recommendations of the […]

Delhi Elections : Congress is preparing for a series of assembly elections

With a string of defeats already haunting it, an organisationally impaired Congress faces a long poll season with about 10 states due for elections later this year. Beginning with Meghalaya next month, Nagaland, Tripura, Mizoram, Karnataka, Jammu and Kashmir, Rajasthan, Chhattisgarh, Madhya Pradesh and Delhi will go to the polls over the next few months. […]