State Assembly Elections

  • Will pass Jan Lokpal Bill within 15 days of coming to power: Kejriwal 25-12-2013 06:08 PM

    New Delhi: As the President accepted Delhi Lt Governor Najeeb Jung's proposal on government formation by Aam Aadmi Party, chief minister designate Arvind Kejriwal has said that they will cross all the hurdles and will pass the Jan Lokpal Bill within 15 days. Kejriwal said that there are hurdles in...
  • Can Aam Aadmi Party's Mohalla Sabhas work?

    Espresso Economics |  Vivian Fernandes
    CNN-IBN's Bhupendra Chaubey and his journalist co-panelists were dubious in their discussion, on the morning that Delhi went to vote, about mohalla sabhas or neighbourhood...

  • Delhi employees to get paid leave for polling on Wednesday 03-12-2013 09:32 PM

    New Delhi: Delhi voters working in the National Capital Region will get a paid leave on December 4 after the Election Commission directed the employers of public and private companies to allow them to exercise their franchise. December 4 has been declared as a public holiday in the national capital...
  • Delhi polls: AAP continues vigil against liquor and cash distribution 03-12-2013 05:40 PM

    With less than 24 hours to go for the Delhi elections, the Aam Aadmi Party (AAP) is continuing its vigil against liquor and cash distribution. The AAP has sent 5 complaints to the election commission on which the EC too has acted. "Democracy is in peril if votes are being...
  • Delhi elections: India's only city state set to vote, all eyes on AAP 03-12-2013 04:49 PM

    New Delhi: The final bugle has been blown, the battle lines drawn and after the high voltage campaign for the throne of the national capital ended, the city is gearing up to cast its vote on the December 4. Nearly 1.12 crore voters will vote at 11,763 polling stations on...
  • Assembly elections cannot determine outcome of 2014 LS polls: Advani 09-11-2013 05:45 PM

    Hoping for a big win for his party in the upcoming Assembly polls, BJP patriarch LK Advani said these elections cannot determine the outcomes of 2014 Lok Sabha polls. He said, "We hope to win in at least 4 states after December 8. But I don't think these elections are...
  • Scripted for success: Mamata's life on stage 19-05-2011 12:33 PM

    Kolkata: A defiance born from the rough and tumble of the streets, a long struggle against an entrenched power system, a stunning blow to the world's longest serving elected Communist government...the script of Mamata Banerjee's life would do any Greek dramatist proud. It will now be depicted in a jatra,...
  • CNN-IBN got post poll projections right! 14-05-2011 01:07 PM

    New Delhi: Now that the results for the just concluded assembly elections are available, it is time to examine the post poll predictions for CNN-IBN-The Week. This analysis is written by Rajeeva Karandikar Director, Chennai Mathematical institute.Given below is the comparison between the predicted seats and the actual outcome for...
  • Artist Mamata at work a day before poll results 12-05-2011 08:30 PM

    A relaxed Mamata Banerjee painting in her office a day before state assembly election results. ...
  • Bengal braces for miracle, Left for its last day 12-05-2011 12:39 PM

    New Delhi: In less than 24 hours, from Tala Park in Kolkata to Arcadia in California, people will start witnessing the beating retreat of the worlds longest-serving elected Left government. Eyes will be glued to television screens, online traffic will jump manifold. On the eve of the most anticipated transition...
  • Mumbai attack may have influenced MP voters: Digvijay 08-12-2008 01:33 PM

    Digvijay says Congress failed to convert anti-incumbency into votes. ...