Pre Poll Survey

  • Nitish slams survey reports projecting BJP's surge in LS polls 16-02-2014 11:20 PM

    Miffed by survey reports suggesting that JD(U) may perform poorly in general elections, Chief Minister Nitish Kumar on Sunday slammed pollsters for projecting NDA's impressive performance at hustings, saying it amounted to nullifying the election process itself. "If that's what is going to be the outcome (BJP-led NDA's imminent victory...
  • Government needs to decide on poll surveys: EC 07-11-2013 03:41 PM

    New Delhi: Even as the Congress is seeking a ban on election surveys, the Election Commission of India (ECI) has said that it can't take a decision to ban such opinion polls. "The Election Commission cannot take a final view on opinion polls. We are not competent to take a...
  • Pre-poll survey: BJP set to decimate Cong in Chhattisgarh, win 61-71 seats 28-10-2013 08:50 PM

    The Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) has strengthened its stranglehold over Chhattisgarh and pushed the Congress out of the power game. The party is on an upswing and will win 61-71 seats in the 90-member Assembly, pushing the Congress to a distant second with only 16-24 seats, according to the pre-poll...
  • Pre-poll surveys an attempt to mislead people, says Congress 19-10-2013 06:56 PM

    Pre-poll surveys being cited by Opposition parties as an indicator of popular support was an attempt to mislead people through "malicious campaigns", Congress said on Saturday. Haroon Yusuf, Arvinder Singh and Raj Kumar Chouhan three senior ministers in the Sheila Dikshit government launched a broadside against the survey results being...
  • BJP will break all records in 2014 Lok Sabha polls: Advani 27-07-2013 07:26 PM

    New Delhi: Senior Bharatiya Janata Party leader LK Advani on Saturday said that the political atmosphere in the country is ideal for the party to get "record breaking results" with the Congress-led government failing to tackle corruption and price rise, creating a favourable condition for the main Opposition. "Pre-poll surveys...
  • Cong says Karnataka pre-poll survey shows what people want 26-04-2013 09:21 AM

    Bangalore: The Congress has welcomed the CNN-IBN-The Week survey on Karnataka Assembly elections, saying it clearly shows what the people of the state want. Congress leader Dinesh Gundu Rao said, "All indicators show that the Congress is ahead and should be able to form a government on its own with...
  • Himachal Pradesh vote projection: Congress, BJP neck and neck 29-10-2012 09:05 PM

    New Delhi: Himachal Pradesh has traditionally seen a straight contest between the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) and the Congress and the 2012 Assembly election are going to be no different with the two involved in a bitter battle. The state will vote in a single phase on November 4, and...
  • PPP most favoured in public survey, PML(N) second 18-02-2008 09:34 AM

    London: Surrey has given veteran batsman Mark Ramprakash a one-match suspension for showing "serious dissent" toward the umpires after being dismissed for obstructing the field. In Sunday's county victory over Gloucestershire, Ramprakash was adjudged to have impeded Ian Saxelby with his bat as his opponent went to gather a throw....
  • Pak voters give thumbs down to mullahs 11-02-2008 03:04 PM

    The Indian opener spoke on team plans, DRS and his preparation for the tour that starts with the 1st Test on July 21. ...
  • Methodology: CSDS interviewed 3,893 people in survey 14-11-2007 10:06 PM

    New Delhi: Pakistan's legendary World Cup-winning captain Imran Khan on Thursday said that he feels Pakistan's young pacer Mohammad Amir is a better bowler than 'Sultan of Swing', Wasim Akram if one compares their performances at the age of 18. Mohammad Amir and Mohammad Asif are the best pair of...
  • BJP survey predicts hung House in UP 27-03-2007 10:06 PM

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  • Pak voters give thumbs down to mullahs 11-02-2005 02:58 PM

    Roseau, Dominica: Indian captain Mahendra Singh Dhoni defended the decision not to press for a win in the third and final Test against the West Indies here, saying that his side could have lost the match while going for the target. India, who had already taken an unbeatable 1-0 lead...
  • Pak voters give thumbs down to mullahs 11-02-2005 02:48 PM

    Melbourne: Legendary wicketkeeper Rodney Marsh may take over as the Cricket Australia (CA) chairman of selectors from Andrew Hilditch, who is under fire over Australia's Ashes loss and the axing of Simon Katich from the central contracts. Marsh reportedly met CA manager of cricket Michael Brown over lunch here and...