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BJP to release manifesto for Lok Sabha polls on Sunday in presence of PM Modi
BJP to release manifesto for Lok Sabha polls on Sunday in presence of PM Modi

The manifesto will prominently feature PM Modi's vision aimed at making India a developed country by 2047.

  • Saturday, 13 April 2024
Look at party not candidates: VK Pandian's statements reflect BJD's fearfulness? 
Look at party not candidates: VK Pandian's statements reflect BJD's fearfulness? 

It is said that the BJD is haunted by fears of losing ground in the Lok Sabha elections amid reports of Prime Minister Narendra Modi’s popularity in Odisha.    

  • Monday, 08 April 2024
BJP will be number one in Odisha, West Bengal: Prashant Kishor
BJP will be number one in Odisha, West Bengal: Prashant Kishor

Telangana, Odisha, West Bengal, Tamil Nadu, Andhra Pradesh, Bihar and Kerala together account for 204 seats in the 543-member Lok Sabha but the BJP couldn't cross 50 seats in all these states put together either in 2014 or 2019 when it won 29 and 47 constituencies respectively.

  • Monday, 08 April 2024
BJD candidate list leans heavily on 'dynasty' despite '10k aspirants' 
BJD candidate list leans heavily on 'dynasty' despite '10k aspirants' 

Another leader who is inheriting the political legacy of his late father is Anshuman Mohanty, fielded by the BJD in the prestigious Kendrapara Lok Sabha seat. His father Nalini Mohanty was a BJD stalwart in the Rajnagar area but had been expelled from the party. Anshuman, who was earlier with Congress, recently joined the BJD.

  • Wednesday, 27 March 2024
'Unprepared' BJD takes big gamble with new LS candidates?  
'Unprepared' BJD takes big gamble with new LS candidates?  

Out of the total 15 Lok Sabha seats for which the party has declared candidates, it has fielded new candidates in as many as 11 seats. Of the nine names declared for Lok Sabha seats, only Kausalya Hikaka has been repeated in the Koraput seat.

  • Wednesday, 27 March 2024
Industrialist and former Congress MP Naveen Jindal joins BJP, fielded from Kurukshetra
Industrialist and former Congress MP Naveen Jindal joins BJP, fielded from Kurukshetra

A two-time MP, he has now been fielded from Kurukshetra for the coming polls.

  • Sunday, 24 March 2024
BJP announces list of candidates for Lok Sabha seats in Odisha
BJP announces candidates for 18 Lok Sabha seats in Odisha

Out of the candidates for 18 seats announced today, BJP has changed candidates in 6 Lok Sabha seats. The party has fielded new candidates in Kalahandi, Sambalpur, Bargarh, Berhampur, Mayurbhanj & Koraput.

  • Sunday, 24 March 2024
General V.K. Singh not to contest Lok Sabha polls
General V.K. Singh not to contest Lok Sabha polls

The former army chief has been a two-time MP from Ghaziabad in Uttar Pradesh.

  • Sunday, 24 March 2024
EX-IAF chief, former YSRCP MP join BJP
EX-IAF chief, former YSRCP MP join BJP

They joined the BJP in the presence of BJP National General Secretary Vinod Tawde, Union Minister Anurag Thakur and BJP National Media Co-Head Sanjay Mayukh.

  • Sunday, 24 March 2024
Lok Sabha Elections 2024: ECI undertakes significant reshuffle of administrative officials
Lok Sabha Elections 2024: ECI undertakes significant reshuffle of administrative officials

The ECI on Monday ordered the transfer of Home Secretaries from six states, namely Himachal Pradesh, Uttar Pradesh, Jharkhand, Gujarat, Bihar, and Uttarakhand, said the sources.

  • Monday, 18 March 2024
General Elections 2024: 'Vote-from-home' for voters above 85, people with 40% disability
General Elections 2024: 'Vote-from-home' for voters above 85, people with 40% disability

Announcing the Lok Sabha poll schedule here on Saturday, the ECI provided details on the country's voter list, polling booths, the number of EVMs to be used, and the security protocols to be implemented for the peaceful conduct of the polls, among other details.

  • Saturday, 16 March 2024
General Election 2024: A sneak peek into electors, polling stations and '4 M challenges'
General Election 2024: A sneak peek into electors, polling stations and '4 M challenges'

While addressing the media on dates for the Lok Sabha elections 2024, Kumar gave a sneak peek into the electors' number, polling stations and more.

  • Saturday, 16 March 2024
MHA
CAA rules likely to be notified by Centre before announcement of LS poll schedule: Sources

Earlier this month, Union Home Minister Amit Shah had said that the CAA would be implemented before the Lok Sabha elections this year. Now, the Ministry of Home Affairs (MHA) could notify the CAA rules any time before MCC comes into effect.

  • Tuesday, 27 February 2024
 Election Commission
Lok Sabha elections 2024: Poll schedule likely to be out on March 13-14

As such, the model code of conduct (MCC) will come into effect after the ECI makes the announcement.

  • Friday, 23 February 2024
Lok Sabha Elections 2024: Home Minister Amit Shah to blow poll bugle from Bikaner today
Lok Sabha Elections 2024: Home Minister Amit Shah to blow poll bugle from Bikaner today

The BJP is working under the cluster plan and there are three Lok Sabha seats and eight Assembly constituencies in each cluster.

  • Tuesday, 20 February 2024
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