MCD election results 2017 Live: Counting of votes begins, early leads for BJP

26-04-2017

Here are the live updates to MCD election results, a high-stakes affair for AAP, BJP and Congress who campaigned extensively for Delhi municipal elections  Counting of votes for MCD election results started at 35 centres in Delhi at 8am. New Delhi: The counting of votes polled in Delhi municipal elections began at 8am today, with the results likely to have political ramifications beyond the national capital. “We are all working as per the schedule. All the EVMs have been deposited with due seal and counting will begin at 8am. There are 35 counting centres and we are all geared up,” Delhi state election commissioner S.K. Srivastava said on Tuesday. The high-stakes elections to

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Chandrababu’s CMO bungles on facts about Swiss firm
January 17, 2017

Amaravati, Jan 16 (PTI) At a time when Andhra Pradesh Chief Minister N Chandrababu Naidu is in Switzerland to attract investments, communications team in his office today bungled up on facts regarding railway rolling stock maker Stadler Rail AG and its India plans. A press release issued here in Telugu by Chief Minister's Office (CMO) claimed

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J K students to receive exam results via SMS
January 16, 2017

Jammu, Jan 15 (PTI) Soon the students in Jammu and Kashmir would be receiving their examination results on their mobile phones through SMS. The government is mulling the idea with Education Minister Naeem Akhtar directing the Board of School Education (BOSE) to start text services for examination results so that every student gets information

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Will make Mumbai corruption and mafia free: Somaiya
January 16, 2017

Mumbai, Jan 15 (PTI) With BJP and Shiv Sena leaders meeting tomorrow for the first round of seat-sharing talks for upcoming BMC polls, BJP MP Kirit Somaiya today said his party was committed to make Mumbai city "mafia and corruption free." Somaiya, who has been critical of some infrastructure works undertaken by Shiv Sena-controlled

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Swaraj India launches campaign seeking accountability
January 16, 2017

New Delhi, Jan 15 (PTI) Swaraj India today launched a campaign seeking accountability and answers from governments at Centre, state and municipal level. While launching the month-long campaign 'Jawab Do Hisab Do' (give answers, give accountability), which will culminate on February 12, the party said that all three governments have abdicated

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BJP Central Election Committee holds meeting to finalise
January 16, 2017

New Delhi, Jan 15 (PTI) BJP's Central Election Committee tonight held a meeting to finalise its candidates for Uttar Pradesh and Uttarakhand assembly polls. The party is likely to announce candidates for a majority of 70 seats in the hill state, which goes to polls on February 15 and for the seats in UP. The seven-phase UP assembly polls

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Will “hang” even Badals if found guilty of sacrilege:
January 16, 2017

Bathinda/Chandigarh, Jan 15 (PTI) Accused by AAP of being soft on the Badals, Amarinder Singh today said if elected to power, he would not shy away from "hanging" those guilty of sacrilege and drug mafia even if it is the "Badals themselves", evoking a sharp reaction from the ruling party which said the Punjab Congress chief had gone

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