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Delhi Assembly Elections 2013 : Opinion polls biased says Sheila Dikshit

Delhi Chief Minister Sheila Dikshit on Tuesday said that the Congress is not worried about the results of the opinion polls.”A hundred year old party does not worry about these things,” she said. She also questioned the basis of the opinion polls. “The agencies who carry out these surveys don’t know the development plans the […]

Delhi Assembly Elections 2013 : AAP may give tough comptition to Congress and BJP

The debutant Aam Aadmi Party (AAP) appears to have dimmed the prospects of both the Congress, which has been ruling Delhi for the past 15 years, and the opposition BJP which hopes to gain from a strong anti-incumbency factor. For the first time, the stage seems to set for a triangular contest when Delhi’s 11.5 […]

Election Commission declear dates for 2013 poll

The die has been cast, with India’s Election Commission (EC) on Friday announcing dates for crucial assembly polls in five states that will gauge the relative strengths and weaknesses of the Congress party and the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) before they face off in next year’s general election.

BJP confidence to remove the Congress from Delhi and Rajasthan

Bharatiya Janata Party spokesperson Nirmala Sitharaman on Friday expressed confidence that her party would succeed in removing the Congress from Rajasthan and Delhi, and asserted that they are fully prepared to face the elections with a great sense of satisfaction.

Congress open applications for tickets to Delhi polls 2014

If you want to contest elections on a Congress ticket, queue up at the Delhi Congress office to get the application form. The party has started distributing application forms and will accept filled-up forms from ticket-seekers till September 30.

Congress may field CBI as candidates in 2014 polls : Modi

Modi called the Congress government ‘Delhi ki Sultanate’ and ‘Dilli ki Shahenshah’, Modi launched into UPA-bashing. Saying that Congress wants to thwart all developmental projects undertaken by the MP government, he regales the crowd with his colourful take-down of the Congress. Modi asked Congress  “Are you preparing for the elections? But, let me warn you, […]

Arvind Kejriwal; BJP, Congress being run by mafia

Leaders and politicians sitting in Parliament and state Assemblies, with a few exceptions, were no less than terrorists while the biggest national parties were being “run by the mafia”, Aam Aadmi Party founder Arvind Kejriwal charged today.

Rahul Gandhi says India is a computer, Congress is default programme

“If India is computer, Congress is its default programme,” Rahul Gandhi told a Congress workshop on social media on Thursday. Addressing odd-300 participants from various states, NSUI and Youth Congress members, the Congress vice president said the party captures the essence of the nation. At a time when BJP’s key face Narendra Modi is aggressively […]

Delhi Elections : BJP blasts Sheila Dikshit govt, promises cutback in power tariff

The Bharatiya Janata Party(BJP) on Sunday started its campaign in Delhi for the upcoming assembly polls by launching a major offensive against the Sheila Dikshit government and announced lowering of power tariff by 30 percent, if voted to power. At a big rally at the Ramlila ground here, BJP President Rajnath Singh announced that no […]