Monthly Archives: September 2009

Cong capture 3 seats in Arunachal without contest

Arunachal  Pradesh  Chief  Minister  Dorjee    Khandu and two other  Congress candidates are set to be elected to the new state  Assembly unopposed as no other candidate has filed nominations against them, election office sources said after nominations closed. For Khandu, … Continue reading

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Haryana Assembly Elections : 432 nominations rejected in Haryana

The nomination papers of 432 candidates, mostly Independents, were rejected while those of 1433 were found in order after scrutiny of papers today for the October 13 Haryana Assembly elections. Friday was the last day for filing nominations for the … Continue reading

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Maharashtra Elections : Poll Campaign took a violent turn

A BJP worker was killed and three others injured in a firing incident that rocked an election campaign rally organised by the party at Shegaon, in the Akkalkot assembly constituency, around 6.30 pm on Saturday. The incident led to panic … Continue reading

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Sanjay Dutt and Priya Dutt support opposing parties

Priya and Sanjay Dutt are campaigning for opposing parties in the Maharashtra polls — and that too in the same constituency. Congress MP Priya Dutt will campaign for party strongman and former minister Baba Siddiqui, a close confidant of the … Continue reading

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Around 1,874 candidates filed their nominations Haryana assembly polls

The Haryana assembly election next month is headed for a bigger contest than in the past with 1,874 candidates filing their nominations till Friday evening. Friday was the last day for filing nominations for the 90 seats. Election to the … Continue reading

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Maharashtra Elections : Around 7,199 enthusiasts filed their nominations

Around 7,199 enthusiasts have filed their nominations for the 288-member state assembly, of which 419 are female candidates. The last two days alone saw some 5,400 enthusiasts filing their nominations for the October 13 election. A scrutiny of the nominations … Continue reading

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