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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
Odisha Congress gets 2500 aspirants for 147 Assembly seats
Odisha Congress gets 2500 aspirants for 147 Assembly seats

Today was the last date for online application through the online portal: pragaman.in for ticket aspirants.  After the application process is over, screening and scrutiny of the applications will be conducted on February 12 and 13. 

  • Sunday, 11 February 2024
BJD’s Pranab Prakash Das to fight Lok Sabha polls from Sambalpur?
BJD’s Pranab Prakash Das to fight Lok Sabha polls from Sambalpur?

BJD legislator Rohit Pujari said, “We will be happy if an efficient organiser of the party like Pranab Prakash Das comes to Sambalpur to fight the election.  It will be a welcome step.  Chief Minister has assigned him as party’s organisation secretary given his organizational skills.”   

  • Saturday, 13 January 2024
Petrol, diesel prices may be slashed ahead of LS polls
Petrol, diesel prices may be slashed ahead of LS polls

As per sources, the Ministry for Petroleum and Natural Gas has worked out various combinations and permutations on the price cuts ranging from Rs 4 to Rs 10 per litre in the two fuels and the impact it will have on the oil companies.

  • Friday, 29 December 2023
Three criminal law bills passed in Parliament; Shah says 'tareekh-pe-tareekh' era ends
Three criminal law bills passed in Parliament; Shah says 'tareekh-pe-tareekh' era ends

The three bills to replace the colonial-era criminal laws will not only make India's criminal justice system the world's best but also put an end to the "tareekh-pe-tareekh" system, Union Home Minister Amit Shah said on Thursday.

  • Thursday, 21 December 2023
Over 30 MPs suspended from Lok Sabha for remainder of Winter Session
Tumultuous Winter Session of Parliament ends early

Parliament's Winter Session was adjourned sine die on Thursday, a day ahead of schedule ending three frenetic weeks that saw a security breach in Lok Sabha, suspension of 146 MPs and the expulsion of Trinamool Congress member Mahua Moitra in the "bribe-for-query" case.

  • Thursday, 21 December 2023
LS suspends 3 more MPs, total suspension from both Houses in Winter Session rises to 146
LS suspends 3 more MPs, total suspension from both Houses in Winter Session rises to 146

The Lok Sabha on Thursday suspended three more opposition MPs for the remainder of the Winter Session, taking the total number of MPs suspended from both houses to 146.

  • Thursday, 21 December 2023
Union Home Minister Amit Shah
Lok Sabha passes 3 criminal Bills, Telecommunications Bills

The three Bills were passed after Home Minister Amit Shah spoke in the House and majority of MPs present in the Lower House voted in favour of the bills by voice vote.

  • Wednesday, 20 December 2023
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