Monthly Archives: January 2012

Nominations of 249 candidates rejected after scrutiny

Uttar pradesh polls as many as 249 candidates are left to contest on 12 Assembly seats. Twelve nominations were rejected or cancelled by district election officers after the scrutiny. In all, 261 nominations were filed. The final list of candidates … Continue reading

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Avadh Significant for Congress Possibility

Uttar Pradesh polls for Congress to improve its tally significantly in the next round of electoral battle, it is imperative that the party retains the gains it made in the Avadh region in the 2009 Lok Sabha election. Avadh region … Continue reading

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Re Election in Manipur on Feb 4

The EC ordered repoll in 34 polling stations of 11 assembly seats in Manipur on February four. The fresh poll will now be held between 7 am and 3 pm in the state, the Election Commission said. Issuing fresh orders, … Continue reading

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Punjab Polls: now time to thank supporters

There was no time to relax for some leaders who had criss-crossed the state’s length and breadth in a month-long no-holds-barred election campaign. An early riser, 84-year-old Chief Minister Parkash Singh Badal started his day in his home constituency Lambi … Continue reading

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Sonia start campaign trail in UP today

Congress president Sonia Gandhi will begin her campaign in Uttar Pradesh with rallies at Deoria and Gonda. Sonia’s rallies come just a day after the party released its election manifesto for Uttar Pradesh promising to develop the state’s neglected infrastructure, … Continue reading

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Give us five year for rule: Rahul Gandhi

Congress general secretary Rahul Gandhi on Tuesday asked voters to give five years to his party for development of the state. Rahul asked the youth to think of the future and realise their strength and stressed that the day they … Continue reading

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