NEW DELHI: Prime Minister Manmohan Singh Saturday condemned the “cowardly” terror attack in Assam that has claimed several lives and said the Centre will take all measures to maintain law and order and restore peace there.
NEW DELHI: With opinion polls predicting a Congress drubbing in the Lok Sabha elections, senior party functionaries, including a minister, say Rahul Gandhi would prefer to sit in the opposition and rebuild the organisation rather than stitch up a government with the help of multiple parties.
NEW DELHI: The Aam Aadmi Party (AAP) went big this Lok Sabha election fielding more than 400 candidates across the country. But its units in states like Bihar, Madhya Pradesh, Rajasthan and Gujarat, where the party is unlikely to open an account, are in disarray and could face split or exodus of its members after the results are declared on May 16.
NANKHARI/RAMPUR BUSHAHR: He is a few days shy of turning 80 but when it comes to campaigning hard Himachal Pradesh chief minister Virbhadra Singh can still give young leaders in his party a run for their money.
NEW DELHI : Propelled by the high octane poll campaign by leaders of all parties, women and youth have registered record turnouts in 438 Lok Sabha constituencies where polling was over by the seventh phase on Wednesday, Election Commission (EC) officials said.