AT 56%, BJP vote share surges past 2014 LS polls

AT 56%, BJP vote share surges past 2014 LS polls

Saturday, 25 May 2019 | Staff Reporter | NEW DELHI

The Bharatiya Janata Party’s stupendous performance in national Capital, where it swept all seven seats, saw its vote share surge in comparison to the 2014 Lok Sabha polls. As per the data made available by the Election Commission, the BJP’s vote share in the 2019 polls was nearly 56 per cent....

Criminal inclination sneaking on youngsters

Saturday, 25 May 2019 | SHEKHAR SINGH | NEW DELHI

By the time boys in Delhi villages attain the age of 14 years, many of them start picking up quarrels with people in their area over petty issues which also develops personal enmity among these youngsters, said criminologists. They also even prefer new nick names with curiosity to join gangs active...

Russian woman held for smuggling Rs 32L hormone booster

Saturday, 25 May 2019 | Staff Reporter | NEW DELHI

Delhi Customs officials have arrested a Russian woman for allegedly trying to smuggle into the country growth hormone medicines worth Rs 32 lakh at Indira Gandhi International (IGI) Airport in national Capital. According to a senior Customs official, the accused was intercepted after her arrival from Hongkong on Thursday. “She was stopped...

44,941 NOTA votes counted

Friday, 24 May 2019 | Staff Reporter | NEW DELHI

Till 9 pm as many as 44,941 None of the Above (NOTA) votes have been counted across all the Parliamentary seat of the national Capital. Of all the constituencies, a highest number of NOTA votes have been counted in North West Delhi seat followed by West with a total of 8,774. Further...

Union Minister Mahesh Sharma wins from Noida

Friday, 24 May 2019 | Staff Reporter | NOIDA

Union Minister and BJP leader Mahesh Sharma won with a margin of 3,36,922 votes from the Gautam Budhh Nagar seat. By 4.30 pm, Sharma had polled 3.02 lakh votes across the five assembly segments of Noida, Jewar, Dadri, Sikandrabad and Khurja that constitute the Gautam Buddh Nagar Parliamentary seat, it said. BSP’s...

CM wishes Modi for historic win

Friday, 24 May 2019 | Staff Reporter | NEW DELHI

Delhi Chief Minister and AAP chief Arvind Kejriwal on Thursday congratulated Prime Minister Narendra Modi for “historic” win of the National Democratic Alliance (NDA) in the Lok Sabha election and asserted that his party fielded “very good” candidates on all the seats and he accepts the people’s mandate. Modi led his...

Sheila congratulates BJP for splendid performance

Friday, 24 May 2019 | Staff Reporter | NEW DELHI

Terming the defeat on all seven seats “very disappointing”, Delhi Congress president Sheila Dikshit on Thursday conceded her party’s defeat in Lok Sabha polls in the national Capital and congratulated the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) for its splendid performance. BJP candidates won on all the seven seats in Delhi by margins...

BJP’s Rao Inderjit Singh beats Cong’s Ajay Yadav in Gurugram

Friday, 24 May 2019 | Parvesh Sharma | Gurugram

Sitting Member of Parliament and the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) candidate from the Gurugram Lok Sabha constituency, Rao Inderjit Singh has won the seat by a huge margin of 3,86,256 votes. Singh got 8,81,546 votes and his rival Captain (Retd), Ajay Singh Yadav of Congress got 4,95,290 votes. Singh maintained a...

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