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Odisha Records 6% Turnout In 2 Hours, Naveen Patnaik Among Early Voters

Bhubaneswar:  An estimated six per cent of 92.56 lakh voters exercised their franchise in the first two hours of polling in six Lok Sabha and 42 assembly constituencies of Odisha, an election official said. Long queues of voters were seen outside the polling stations, even before the process commenced at …

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Odisha Records 18% Turnout In 4 Hours, Naveen Patnaik Among Early Voters

Bhubaneswar:  An estimated 18 per cent of 92.56 lakh voters exercised their franchise till 11 am in six Lok Sabha and 42 assembly constituencies of Odisha, an election official said. Long queues of voters were seen outside the polling stations, even before the process commenced at 7 am, he said. …

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Actor Sunny Deol To Join BJP Today

Actor Sunny Deol will join the ruling BJP today, days after he met with party president Amit Shah. He is likely to be the BJP candidate from Gurdaspur in Punjab. After the meeting last week, which fuelled huge speculation, Sunny Deol had been non-committal. “I heard about the rumours of …

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Elections 2019: Actor Sunny Deol Joins BJP

New Delhi:  Actor Sunny Deol will join the ruling BJP today, days after he met with party president Amit Shah. He is likely to be the BJP candidate from Gurdaspur in Punjab. “Like my father joined Atal Bihari Vajpayee, I have decided to go with Prime Minister Narendra Modi. I …

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Sunny Deol, Brand New BJP leader, Says “Want PM Modi For Next 5 Years”

New Delhi:  Actor Sunny Deol joined the ruling BJP today, days after he met with party president Amit Shah. He is likely to be the BJP candidate from Gurdaspur in Punjab. “Like my father joined Atal Bihari Vajpayee, I have decided to go with Prime Minister Narendra Modi. I want …

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World Book Day: “Books Are Your Best Friends” – 10 Quotes That Prove It

New Delhi:  Today is World Book Day – a day dedicated to book lovers around the globe. Also called World Book and Copyright Day, or International Day of the Book, this day is dedicated to promote reading habits, publishing and copyright. First observed on April 23, 1995, it is an …

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Lok Sabha Polls: Voter Turnout In West Bengal Recorded At 16% In 2 Hours

Kolkata:  Over one lakh voters cast their votes in the first two hours of polling in West Bengal today as 16 per cent voter turnout was reported till 9 am in the third phase of the seven-phased polling in the state. Long queues could be seen outside the polling booths …

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Millions Of Youngsters Wanting “Nyay”, Will Vote Wisely: Rahul Gandhi

NEW DELHI:  Congress president Rahul Gandhi today expressed confidence that millions of youngsters stepping out to vote want “Nyay” (justice) for every Indian and will cast their ballot wisely. His appeal came as polling began for the third phase in which 117 Lok Sabha seats, including all constituencies in Gujarat …

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After Blessing Her Son, PM’s Mother Casts Her Vote In Ahmedabad

Ahmedabad:  After blessing her son, the 98-year-old mother of Prime Minister Narendra Modi cast her vote at a polling booth in Ahmedabad’s Raisan this morning. Earlier, Heeraben gifted her son a shawl, coconut and sweets after he touched her feet to seek her blessings for the national election. Before he …

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Rahul Gandhi’s Wayanad Opponent Claims EVM Malfunction

Wayanad, Kerala:  Thushar Vellappally, the Bharat Dharma Jana Sena (BDJS) candidate nominated by alliance partner BJP to contest the Wayanad Lok Sabha seat against Congress president Rahul Gandhi, has alleged EVM malfunction at a polling booth today. Mr Vellappally, who is the BDJS president, highlighted the reportedly broken Electronic Voting …

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