EVM means ‘Everyone Voted Modi’, cheers Twitterati
EVM means 'Everyone Voted Modi', cheers Twitterati


As the BJP-led National Democratic Alliance (NDA) surged to power, a section of Twitteratti on Thursday created a new acronym for the Electronic Voting Machine (EVM) — “Everyone Voted Modi” — and made it go viral. “EVM Everyone Voted Modi for Central and for YS Jagan in Andhra Pradesh,” tweeted one user. Another user tweeted:

Faridkot Congress candidate Mohammad Sadiq Lead Faridkot Congress candidate Mohammad Sadiq Lead

Faridkot In the Punjab on May 19, 7th phase of Lok Sabha elections were completed, whose results are being announced today. A total of 278 candidates have been elected to 13 Lok Sabha seats in Punjab. Under which the trends of the first and second round have arrived, during which Congress party is leading with

Farooq won, Mehbooba likely to finish third Farooq won, Mehbooba likely to finish third

National Conference President Farooq Abdullah appeared set to win the Lok Sabha election from Srinagar while former Jammu and Kashmir Chief Minister and PDP leader Mehbooba Mufti was trailing at the third spot in Anantnag constituency. As the counting of votes was completed for nearly 65 per cent of the votes in the six Lok

Congress candidate Urmila Matondkar alleges EVM change Congress candidate Urmila Matondkar alleges EVM change

Actress Urmila Matondkar, who is the Congress candidate from Mumbai North parliamentary seat, on Thursday lodged a complaint with the Election Commission (EC) over an Electronic Voting Machine (EVM) being substituted. “On the form of EVM 17C from Magathane, the signatures and the machine numbers are different. A complaint has been filed with the EC,”

Narendra Modi with big lead in Varanasi seat Narendra Modi with big lead in Varanasi seat

The results of the concluding Lok Sabha elections in 7 states will be announced today. Under the Lok Sabha elections, the number of votes polled for 542 seats in the country has started this morning. The NDA is following in the initial trends. The matter of Prime Minister Narendra Modi’s seat is Varanasi, so here

Head to Head competition in Ludhiana, know who is going to be ahead
Head to Head competition in Ludhiana, know who is going to be ahead

The results of the Lok Sabha elections, which have been completed in 7 phases, will be declared today. The number of votes cast for 542 seats in the country under the Lok Sabha elections continues this morning. The NDA is following in the initial trends. Elections from Ludhiana Lok Sabha seat are coming to an

Its heavyweights trailing, Chhindwara only good news for Congress in MP
Its heavyweights trailing, Chhindwara only good news for Congress in MP

Congress candidates father and son Kamal Nath and Nakul Nath are leading the race in both the Assembly bypoll as well as the Lok Sabha election respectively for the Chhindwara constituency in Madhya Pradesh. Chhindwara is the only good news for the Congress in the state, from where all its heavyweight leaders, including Digvijaya Singh,

Election officer, agents of candidates inspects security at counting centers
Election officer, agents of candidates inspects security at counting centers

DP Correspondent Ludhiana In view of Lok Sabha elections 2019, the counting of votes for Ludhiana parliamentary constituency would be held at Punjab Agricultural University campus, here, on May 23, 2019. District Election Officer-cum-Deputy Commissioner Pradeep Kumar Agrawal today visited all the counting centres and inspected the preparations there. He was also accompanied by representatives

2019 LS polls saw dip in number of candidates
2019 LS polls saw dip in number of candidates

The just-held Lok Sabha elections saw a dip in the number of contestants as 8,040 people entered the poll fray, 211 less compared to 2014.The maximum number of people to try their electoral fortunes was in 1996 when 13,952 candidates contested the general elections. According to the Election Commission data, a total of 8,040 candidates

Don't believe exit polls: J&K Congress President
Don’t believe exit polls: J&K Congress President

Jammu and Kashmir Congress President G.A. Mir on Tuesday asserted that the exit polls should not to be believed and that the United Progressive Alliance (UPA) would have the majority in the Lok Sabha polls. Speaking to the media here, Mir said: “Don’t believe these exit polls. Wait for the results on May 23 (when

BSP candidate protests against shifting of EVMs
BSP candidate protests against shifting of EVMs

Afzal Ansari, the BSP candidate in Ghazipur, sat on a protest outside the strongroom where EVMs are being kept to prevent them from being transported out in a vehicle.In a video of the incident, Ansari and his supporters late on Monday were seen engaged in a heated argument with a police officer. Talking to this

143% turnout in world’s highest polling booth: Himachal Pradesh
143% turnout in world’s highest polling booth: Himachal Pradesh

It is strange but true! The world’s highest polling station at 15,256 feet in Tashigang village of Himachal Pradesh on May 19 recorded an unbelievable 142.85% voter turnout. And all votes were duly declared valid. In another unique feature of the country’s democratic exercise, the smallest polling booth Ka, located near Tashigang in Spiti valley itself and

May 23: A day to celebrate India's democracy
May 23: A day to celebrate India’s democracy

On May 23, the seven-week long Indian election process will come to an end. The votes will be counted and a winner will be declared. No matter who wins, the real winner will be India’s democracy. I say this as an Indian American who has had the privilege of living in the two largest –

EC orders violated with impunity, voters click photos inside polling booths
EC orders violated with impunity, voters click photos inside polling booths

Amarpreet Singh Makkar Ludhiana The orders of Election commission (EC) prohibiting mobile phones inside polling stations and booths were violated with impunity  as several persons including polling agents of political parties clicked photographs inside polling booths. The voters clicked the photographs while making use of their franchise and later posted it on social media. The

Sidhu damaging Congress with ill-timed comments: Punjab CM
Sidhu damaging Congress with ill-timed comments: Punjab CM

Punjab Chief Minister Amarinder Singh on Sunday criticized his Minister Navjot Singh Sidhu for damaging the Congress with his ill-timed comments against him and the party leadership in the state. If he was a real Congressmen, he should have chosen a better time to air his grievances instead of just ahead of voting in Punjab,

Many Political leaders casted their vote: Lok Sabha Elections
Many Political leaders casted their vote: Lok Sabha Elections

Leaders casted vote Punjab: Raja waring with his wife Amrita casted his vote at Bathinda After voting, the grandsons of grandfather parkash singh badal took place. Pawan Bansal going to caste his vote Harsimarat Badal and Sardar Parkash Singh Badal casting his vote at bathinda Kirron Kher casting her vote at Chandigarh Sukhbir singh Badal

Punjabi stars voted for the change
Punjabi stars voted for the change

People are getting huge enthusiasm for the Lok Sabha elections, while the stars are not lagging behind. The famous Punjabi singer and actor Harbhajan Maan has also voted in Paragon school. Also,he appealed to the people to use their authority in the ongoing Lok Sabha elections and vote for them. Another Punjabi singer Bibi Satwinder

Voices of women must be heard, says Rahul
Voices of women must be heard, says Rahul

Congress President Rahul Gandhi on Sunday hailed the role played by women in the ongoing Lok Sabha elections not just as candidates but also as voters and said that their voices must be heard.”Today is the seventh and last phase of polling. Our mothers and sisters have played a key role in these elections, not

Sunny Deol visits polling stations in Gurdaspur
Sunny Deol visits polling stations in Gurdaspur

Donning a turban, BJP’s Gurdaspur candidate and actor Sunny Deol on Sunday visited polling stations to oversee the polling process. Outside a booth in the Fatehgarh Churian area, he was seen greeting voters with folded hands. Jumping a barricade, when a young voter requested for a photograph, the star obliged.The actor-turned-politician is pitted against state

‘Balakot air strike is a feather in India’s cap’
‘Balakot air strike is a feather in India’s cap’

Kusum Arora Garhshankar (Anandpur Sahib) May 16 Seeking second term for Prime Minister Narendra Modi led BJP government on ‘national security’, Union Home Minister Rajnath Singh Thursday invoked Balakot air strike and said that such an action against Pakistan terrorists was never, nor can it take place in the world. Rajnath Singh said that this