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
In his last address to the nation, Prime Minister Manmohan Singh Saturday said he had always tried to do his best in serving the country and that he was leaving India "a far stronger country in every respect than it was a decade ago".
The BJP Parliamentary Party will meet on May 20 to formally elect Narendra Modi as its leader, a formality before his anointment as Prime Minister.
Speculations are rife that the Nitish Kumar government in Bihar may fall as party legislators would desert him following the Janata Dal-United's humiliating debacle in the Lok Sabha elections.
BJP leader Narendra Modi, all set to become India's 14th prime minister, Saturday dedicated the party's thumping victory in the Lok Sabha polls to the "generations of loyal party workers".
Prime Minister Manmohan Singh submitted his resignation to President Pranab Mukherjee Saturday, a day after the BJP routed the Congress in the Lok Sabha election.
Two more US lawmakers, including the only Hindu-American House member, have congratulated Narendra Modi and his BJP for its sweeping election win, calling it "an extraordinary achievement" for Indian voters.
The younger brother proved a hero and his more popular elder brother turned a zero in the simultaneous polls to Andhra Pradesh assembly and Lok Sabha.
Lauding the strong showing by BJP-led NDA in the general elections, RSS today said people of the country have voted for a change in favour of Narendra Modi.
"I am very happy that I am leading with so much margin. However, I owe my success to modiji without whom I couldnt achieve this success," Shirole said
"India has won! good days are ahead," BJP's Prime Ministerial candidate Narendra Modi said today in his first reaction to the poll trends that indicate an impending BJP victory in the Lok Sabha polls.
Opposition BJP snatched an early lead over ruling Congress in Uttarakhand relegating the ruling Congress to the second spot in all the five seats at the end of the initial rounds of counting.
BJP leader Nitin Gadkari today said the party would welcome other parties interested in joining the NDA even if the saffron party got a majority on its own.
Here's how the political parties are faring in Mumbai, Thane and Kalyan
Elated at the historic victory of the BJP lead by Narendra Modi, its supporters in the US today called for three-day celebrations by lighting "diyas" at their homes, community centers and temples
Far from the earlier euphoria that gripped a party on the rise, the mood at the AAP headquarters in Delhi today was sober and reflective
The ruling BJP is maintaining dominance in Chhattisgarh today, leading in 10 out of 11 Lok Sabha seats, with former Chief Minister Ajit Jogi, who is contesting from Mahasamund, the only Congress candidate who is ahead in the counting
BJP is leading in nine of the 14 Lok Sabha seats in Jharkhand, initial trends showed
For a country that is eagerly awaiting the verdict of the Election Commission of India, Lok Sabha Elections 2014 Results. The election counting is going on across 989 counting centres and the Election Commission (EC) of India officials have stated that nearly all trends of the 16th Lok Sabha Election 2014 would be in by 11am and the final voting results of Lok Sabha 2014 Elections would be known by approximately 3-4pm.
BJP is leading in 18 seats, Lalu Prasad's RJD is ahead in six constituencies while Congress is in front in one seat out of 40 in Bihar with Speaker Meira Kumar trailing in Sasaram