BJP wins all four civic body by-elections in Maharashtra

The by-elections for the four seats in Mumbai, Pune, Kolhapur and Nagpur civic bodies were held on Wednesday.....»»

Category: topSource: business-standardOct 12th, 2017

Congress sweeps Nanded municipal polls, wins 67 seats

Congress not only retained the civic body but also hugely improved its tally compared to 2012 when it secured 41 seats.....»»

Category: topSource: business-standardOct 12th, 2017

HC directs holding of TN civic polls by November 2017

The Madras High Court today directed the Tamil Nadu State Election Commission (SEC) to complete the local body elections by November 17.The first bench comprising Chief Justice Indira Banerjee and Ju........»»

Category: topSource: thehindubusinesslineSep 4th, 2017

A vote for Modi, claims BJP; says Cong hurtling out of country’s political picture

Exultant after its extraordinary performance in the Maharashtra local body elections, the BJP on Thursday declared it a sign of things to come in the States of Uttar Pradesh, Goa, Manipur, Uttarakhan........»»

Category: topSource: thehindubusinesslineFeb 23rd, 2017

Maharashtra: BJP wins 51 municipal chief"s posts in civic polls

BJP was followed by Shiv Sena with 25, Congress 23 and NCP with 18 posts, according to the final poll results declared this evening, by the State Election Commission.....»»

Category: topSource: business-standardNov 29th, 2016

Hyderabad civic body tops tax collections among 22 cities

Kalyan in Maharashtra stood in second position by collecting Rs 170 crore, followed by Ahmedabad Rs 150 crore.....»»

Category: topSource: business-standardNov 21st, 2016

Praxair-Linde Merger Approved by Russian Body, Wins Contract

Russian antitrust consent for Praxair's (PX) and Linde merger marks a step forward for creation of a leading industrial gas company. Also, Praxair's.....»»

Category: smallbizSource: nytOct 17th, 2017

In Historic Result, 31-Year-Old Wins Austrian Elections, Worst Result For Establishment Party Since Hitler Rule

In another stunning defeat for Europe's.....»»

Category: blogSource: zerohedgeOct 15th, 2017

BJP using corrupt means to win elections: Sena after Bhandup bypoll victory

Though Sena is part of the ruling BJP-led coalition in Maharashtra and at the centre, it has been critical of its ally on a number of issues.....»»

Category: topSource: business-standardOct 14th, 2017

After civic poll wins, BJP hits out at Rahul

Says Cong Veep’s campaign against ruling party is not grounded in reality.....»»

Category: topSource: thehindubusinesslineOct 10th, 2017

Liberia"s President Yields as Voters Decide Her Successor

Ellen Johnson Sirleaf, Africa’s first elected female leader, is stepping down in line with Liberia’s constitution, bolstering African democracy but leaving a moribund economy for whichever candidate wins elections starting Tuesday......»»

Category: topSource: wsjOct 8th, 2017

Anti-nuclear body ICAN wins Nobel Peace Prize

The United Nations said the award would help bolster efforts to get the 55 ratifications by countries for the UN.....»»

Category: topSource: business-standardOct 6th, 2017

New Zealand ETFs in Focus after Election Stalemate

New Zealand's ruling party, National wins maximum votes in general elections, eyes coalition with New Zealand First to form government. New Zealand’s prime minister Bill English’s National Party won 46% votes.....»»

Category: personnelSource: nytSep 28th, 2017

Maharashtra, Gujarat top in manufacturing: Assocham

Maharashtra and Gujarat are the top States in manufacturing emergence in India, according to a recent study conducted by the apex industry body Assocham.“While Maharashtra has topped with the high........»»

Category: topSource: thehindubusinesslineSep 26th, 2017

HC orders conduct of local body polls in TN by Nov 17

The Madras High Court has ordered that local body elections in Tamil Nadu should be completed by November 17. The first bench comprising Chief Justice Indira Banerjee and Justice M Sundar ordered t........»»

Category: topSource: thehindubusinesslineSep 4th, 2017

Kakinada will be developed as a smart city: Naidu

Describing Kakinada civic elections victory as a good sign for the ruling Telugu Desam Party and its ally, the BJP, Chief Minister N Chandrababu Naidu has said people reposed faith in the TDP-BJP Go........»»

Category: personnelSource: nytSep 1st, 2017

Mumbaikars hold civic body responsible for Tuesday’s rain woes

Days after heavy rains virtually clogged Mumbai, angry citizens and activists have vented their ire at the Municipal Corporation of Greater Mumbai (MCGM) for “shoddy” civic work that they believe was........»»

Category: topSource: thehindubusinesslineAug 31st, 2017

TMC sweeps civic polls in Bengal

The Trinamool Congress (TMC) won all the seven civic bodies in West Bengal that had gone to polls on August 13. But the elections once again threw up the BJP as the leading opposition force here. The........»»

Category: topSource: thehindubusinesslineAug 17th, 2017

2 killed in Kenya protests after president wins 2nd term

Kenyan police say they have shot and killed two people during riots by opposition supporters after President Uhuru Kenyatta was declared the winner in national elections......»»

Category: topSource: foxnewsAug 12th, 2017

MP elections: Booths to show criminal cases, assets, liablities of nominees

Madhya Pradesh is the second state, after Maharashtra, to adopt this practice.....»»

Category: topSource: business-standardAug 5th, 2017

Venezuela: Bloody Election Tightens Maduro"s Grip on Power, But for How Much Longer?

The elections to a new legislative body faced violent protests in a country where one person a day has died in ongoing protests over the past four months......»»

Category: topSource: newsweekJul 31st, 2017