A candidate of YSR Congress Party (YSRCP), who died in a road accident during the campaigning, was elected to Andhra Pradesh assembly from Allagadda in Kurnool district.
In his final address to the nation as Prime Minister, Manmohan Singh said the just concluded national election 'deepened the foundations of our democratic polity' and its judgement should be respected by all
A look at how some high-profile names from the city fared in the recently-concluded Lok Sabha elections
A 50-yr-old chaiwala is no longer embarrassed about his profession. After all, a former tea-seller ridiculed by opponents for his profession is set to be the Prime Minister of the country!
Anil Shirole beat his closest competitor by 3.15 lakh votes, a number that surprised even his own partymen
Narendra Modi created history on his way to becoming the 14th PM, as he led the BJP to a spectacular victory in a Lok Sabha battle that crushed the Congress and others ranged against him. Here are some excerpts from his first address after the victory...
There was a stir outside the NESC ground yesterday when Vikas Mahante, a 52-yr-old man who bears an uncanny resemblance to Narendra Modi, showed up in the prime minister designate’s trademark kurta pajama and Nehru jacket
A city advertiser says they have received orders from the party’s office to reserve outdoor advertising space in the city to celebrate their landmark victory
While workers flocked to offices of both parties in the morning on result day, crowds swelled outside Sena offices, while workers all but deserted offices of MNS
The police guarded the centre where votes for the Mumbai South Central constituency were being counted; they had to erect barricades to bar people from entering the building, when Rahul Shewale emerged the winner
So we have the Narendra Modi-led BJP winning with a thumping majority
The Aam Aadmi Party failed to win a single seat in Maharashtra and got a mere 2.55 lakh votes in all six Mumbai seats combined. This dismal outcome has put a question mark on the party's future in the state
Shiv Sena's Arvind Sawant and BJP's Poonam Mahajan defeated sitting two-time MPs Milind Deora and Priya Dutt respectively by a huge martin of votes in the two constituencies
Congress suffers its most crushing electoral defeat ever
History was made on May 16 2014 as Narendra Modi led the BJP to a landslide victory in the Lok Sabha elections. He is on his way to become India's next Prime Minister. Here's our special coverage of Verdict 2014
A historic mandate for the Bharatiya Janata Party-led (BJP) National Democratic Alliance (NDA) saw huge volatility in the markets on Friday
That Narendra Modi’s first public statement to the world came through Twitter “India has won” and his first picture was a selfie with his mother, go to suggest that social media played a central role in Modi’s success
The counting of votes were held up at Kalyan’s APMC market polling station, as 3 machines suffered technical glitches
With the BJP-Shiv Sena combine emerging victorious in the Lok Sabha polls, several sweet shops in the city did brisk business
In the nine constituencies of Mumbai and its surrounding areas, more than 8,000 votes were polled for the NOTA option on an average