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Clash, stone pelting witnessed in AP bypolls

50 per cent polling was reported till 1pm in the by-elections to one Lok Sabha constituency and 18 Assembly segments in Andhra Pradesh amidst stray incidents of violence in some areas including Kadapa

Mahendra Singh Dhoni casts his vote in Jharkhand

Team India Captain Mahendra Singh Dhoni on Tuesday cast his vote for the bypoll to the Hatia assembly constituency in Jharkhand.

Accompanied by his parents, Dhoni went to his school Jawahar Vidya Man

Heavy, peaceful turnout in Andhra Pradesh by-polls

About 65 to 70 per cent voters cast their ballots on Tuesday in by-elections held amid tight security in the Nellore Lok Sabha and 18 assembly constituencies in Andhra Pradesh, officials said.

The Ne

French Socialists poised to take control of parliament

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French President Francois Hollande's Socialists and allies came out on top in Sunday's first round parliamentary elections, poised to secure the majority needed to push through tax-and-spend reforms.

Ecstasy and agony for Chidambaram

The Madras high court bench here turned down on Thursday Union home minister P. Chidambaram’s plea to dismiss a petition against his election to Lok Sabha from Sivagangai, holding that averments, incl

Chidambaram stands his ground

P. Chidambaram categorically ruled out resigning on Thursday in the wake of Madras High Court turning down his plea to dismiss a poll petition against him. He said the verdict was not a setback for hi

Centre backs Chidambaram

Union home minister P. Chidambaram faced loud demands from the BJP and AIADMK for his dismissal after the Madras high court on Thursday declined to dismiss a petition challenging his 2009 election to

Desam’s Rayadurg candidate ‘richest'

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Telugu Desam candidate for the Rayadurg Assembly segment bypolls in Anantapur district, Mr G. Deepak Reddy, has stakes in properties worth Rs 6,000 crore as per his sworn affidavit submitted to the El

CEO lists out Dos and Don’ts to parties for Pudukottai bypoll

State chief electoral officer Praveen Kumar has imposed a series of regulations that are to be adhered by political parties and candidates from 5 pm on June 10 till end of Pudukottai by polls, schedul

Chidambaram should quit; his continuance a blot on democracy: Jaya

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Tamil Nadu Chief Minister J. Jayalalithaa on Thursday demanded the resignation of Home Minister P. Chidambaram or his removal in the wake of the Madras High Court rejecting his plea over an election p

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