2014 ELECTIONS

  • News 360: Encephalitis death toll rises to 350 in Gorakhpur October 9, 2013

    At least 350 children have died due to encephalitis in Gorakhpur in Eastern Uttar Pradesh so far in 2013. The epidemic strikes 135 districts across 17 states every year but more than 70 per cent of these cases are reported from UP. ...
  • BJP too in the process of tying up prepoll alliances, says Rajnath July 5, 2013

    The BJP is too in the process of tying up prepoll alliances, says party President Rajnath Singh. He added that Narendra Modi is the most popular leader, not just of the party but of the country. ...
  • Will Amit Shah's appointment hurt the image of the BJP? April 1, 2013

    A day after the BJP announced its new team for the 2014 general elections, the focus has shifted to the newly appointed General Secretary, Amit Shah. Shah faces murder charges in the Sohrabuddin Sheikh fake encounter case and is out on bail. So will Narendra Modi's trusted aide become an...
  • Countdown 2014: Is Rahul Gandhi the right man to lead the Congress? November 16, 2012

    The Congress has decided that Rahul Gandhi will lead the party's campaign for the 2014 Lok Sabha elections. ...
  • Congress will contest alone in 2014 in UP: Digvijaya Singh June 5, 2012

    Congress general secretary Digvijaya Singh has said that there is no question of a prepoll alliance in 2014 in Uttar Pradesh. ...
  • Kaushik Basu blames media for misreporting April 24, 2012

    After reports of policy paralysis hitting reforms, which was attributed to his speech in the US, Kaushik Basu, the Chief Economic Advisor to the PM now claims he was misquoted. ...