Archive for March, 2009

Delhi Elections : CBI submits final report in Tytler case

Jagdish Tytler had been one of the main accused in instigating anti-Sikh riots in 1984. The CBI on Saturday submitted its final investigation report in the 1984 anti-Sikh riots case against Congress leader Jagdish Tytler.The report, which was submitted in a sealed cover before the court of metropolitan magistrate Ram Lal Meena at Karkardooma, will […]

Delhi Elections : Delhi Lok Sabha Candidates of Congress

Delhi Lok Sabha Candidates of Congress

Delhi Elections : Delhi Lok Sabha Candidates of BJP

1 Chandni Chowk Shri Vijendra Gupta 2 North East Delhi Shri B.L. Sharma “Prem” 3 East Delhi Shri Chetan Chauhan 4 New Delhi Shri Vijay Goyal 5 North West Delhi (SC) Smt. Meera Kanwaria 6 West Delhi Shri Jagdish Mukhi 7 South Delhi Shri Ramesh Bidhuri

Azharuddin not to contest election, but will campaign for Congress

Former India cricket captain Mohammed Azharuddin, who recently joined the Congress party, has not found a place in the list of candidates finalised by the party for all 42 Lok Sabha seats from the state. The former cricketer told media persons that he would like to focus on campaigning for the party rather than contesting […]

MP Elections : Congress and JMM announces seat-sharing pact

The Congress on Wednesday struck back at RJD by sewing up a seat sharing agreement with JMM in Jharkhand leaving Lalu Prasad just two seats his party had won in the last elections.

MP Elections : Uma Bharti comes in support of L K Advani

Bharti, who left BJP accusing partisan behaviour of Advani, is understood to have expressed her support for the veteran leader in a letter, sources said.

MP Elections : Shatrughan Sinha to contest from Patna Saheb

The Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) has nominated Shatrughan Sinha to contest the Lok Sabha election from Patna Saheb in Bihar, and released on Tuesday its list of candidates for 67 parliamentary constituencies in seven states.

MP Elections : CD tampered, claims Varun

A day after the Election Commission filed a case against him for his vitriolic remarks against the Muslims, an unrepentant Varun Gandhi said he is the victim of a political conspiracy. He said he is well aware of his roots as a proud Gandhi, an Indian and a Hindu in equal measure. Breaking his silence […]

Delhi Elections : BJP uneasy over choice of Delhi Lok Sabha candidates

After prolonged suspense over its nominees for the Capital’s seven Lok Sabha seats, The BJP leadership has reached an uneasy consensus on names for the seven parliamentary constituencies of the Capital, but with protests brewing, the party is keeping its cards close to its chest, and deferring a formal announcement. The central election committee has […]