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
With voters handing BJP and Shiv Sena a thumping victory in state Lok Sabha seats and a clean sweep in Mumbai and Thane, Cong-NCP combine has good reason to be worried
It wasn't exactly a happy day for sportspersons as three former India captains Mohammed Azharuddin, Bhaichung Bhutia and Dilip Tirkey suffered heavy defeats with Olympic silver medallist Rajyavardhan Singh Rathore's thumping victory being the only saving grace
Here's a look at how some of the big names fared in the 2014 general elections
Stung by the dismal performance not only in Delhi, but also across the country in the Lok Sabha polls, the Aam Aadmi Party (AAP) today admitted that it had indeed made a mistake when Arvind Kejriwal resigned as the Delhi Chief Minister.
Accepting responsibility for the party's worst-ever defeat, Sonia Gandhi and Rahul Gandhi today conceded that the mandate in the Lok Sabha polls was "clearly against" the Congress and said there was "lot for us to think about".
The film fraternity had mixed luck at the hustings with BJP nominees Hema Malini, Kirron Kher and Paresh Rawal, Trinamool's Monmoon Sen and Independent candidate Innocent making their Lok Sabha debut while some like Raj Babbar, Nagma, Gul Panag and Jaya Prada bit the dust.
The MNS bubble has burst in the Lok Sabha polls with its nominees not even nearing the finish line
Foreign Heads of State and government today congratulated BJP's prime ministerial candidate Narendra Modi on his party's victory in the Lok Sabha polls and said they were looking forward to working with him
Maharashtra industries minister Narayan Rane has resigned from the Congress-NCP government following the defeat of his son Nilesh who was contesting Lok Sabha polls from the Ratnagiri-Sindhudurg seat
Samajwadi Party supremo Mulayam Singh Yadav today won the Mainpuri Lok Sabha seat trouncing his nearest BJP rival Shatrughan Singh Chauhan. Abhijit Mukherjee, son of president Pranab Mukherjee, beat CPI(M)'s Muzaffar Hossain to retain the Jangipur seat in West Bengal
Jammu and Kashmir Chief Minister Omar Abdullah today took "total responsibility" for the defeat of his party in the Lok Sabha polls and said the result was a "rude awakening" for those who wanted to wish away the Modi factor
BJP leader Poonam Mahajan has defeated sitting MP Priya Dutt from Mumbai North Central seat to be among the "giant killers" in Maharashtra in the 2014 Lok Sabha polls
British Prime Minister David Cameron today congratulated BJP's prime ministerial candidate Narendra Modi on his party's victory in the Lok Sabha polls and said he is keen to work together
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