A day after polling, candidates relax, shake off tiredness

A day after polling, candidates relax, shake off tiredness

Tuesday, 14 May 2019 | PTI | NEW DELHI

From buying vegetables and spending time with family after weeks, to catching up on sleep and playing harmonium, Lok Sabha candidates in Delhi relaxed and shook off tiredness Monday, a day after polling ended in the national Capital. After spending months preparing for the polls, while some preferred to let their...

Sunanda probe: Court raps police for lapses

Tuesday, 14 May 2019 | Staff Reporter | NEW DELHI

Delhi Sessions Court on Monday came down heavily on the Delhi Police for committing serious lapses during the investigation of the mysterious death of Sunanda Pushkar.  Sessions Judge Arun Bhardwaj summoned chief  investigating officer on May 24 to explain on the serious lapses like why the mobile phone and laptop...

Kejriwal comes with family members to cast vote

Monday, 13 May 2019 | Staff Reporter | NEW DELHI

Delhi Chief Minister and national convener of Aam Aadmi Party (AAP)Arvind Kejriwal cast his vote at a polling booth in Civil Lines on Sunday. He came, along with his family members, to cast vote. Kejriwal also appealed to people on Sunday morning to vote for those who have done work...

Voting starts late at a few stations

Monday, 13 May 2019 | Staff Reporter | NEW DELHI

A few residents in national Capital alleged that voting which was scheduled to start at 7 am, began late at some booths in the national Capital on Sunday. Delhi Home Minister Satyendar Jain said voting started 50 minutes late at three polling booths.  "Voting started at 7.50 am at 3 booths...

Youngsters at a loss about issues, contestants

Monday, 13 May 2019 | GAYATHRI MANI | NEW DELHI

Even in this age of social media, youngsters who became eligible to vote in this election appeared to be ignorant as they were not aware about the names of the candidates and the issues before the people. At the same time, the elder voters, most of them un-educated were well...

Love, affection will translate into votes: Sheila Dikshit

Monday, 13 May 2019 | Staff Reporter | NEW DELHI

Delhi Congress president Sheila Dikshit on Sunday expressed confidence that the party will win all the seven Lok Sabha seats in the national capital. She said that "love and affection" of the people will translate into votes for her party's candidates. Dikshit, who is contesting the polls from North East Delhi...

AAP will fall back at 3rd place in contest: Tiwari’

Monday, 13 May 2019 | STAFF REPROTER | NEW DELHI

Claiming that the BJP would emerge victorious in all the seven Lok Sabha seats in Delhi, the party's city unit President Manoj Tiwari Sunday evening claimed that Aam Aadmi Party (AAP) will trail at the third place in the contest.  The Congress will do only slightly better than the ruling Aam...

Virat among early voters in G’gram which sees 67% turnout

Monday, 13 May 2019 | Parvesh Sharma | GURUGRAM

Gurugram constituency on Sunday witnessed 67.38% per cent voting till 10 pm in the sixth phase of the national election. The highest voter turnout was recorded in Pataudi Vidhan Sabha constituency with 72% and lowest in Punahana constituency with 63.37%. Polling was initially slow in Gurugram but started to pick pace as...

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