India election results top trend on Twitter worldwide

NEW DELHI: The excitement of the Indian elections has transferred online to one of its most popular social messaging sites – Twitter The Twitter tag “#indiavotes09” was the number one topic on the trends list of Twitter search, demonstrating once again the strength of Indians using these new technology tools.

Ready to support UPA: SP

Samajwadi Party general secretary Amar Singh today indicated that the party would support the UPA but said the nature of support would depend on “what the alliance wants from us”. “We are happy that secular forces are progressing but the nature of support would depend upon what they (UPA) want from us,” Singh told reporters here.

Lok Sabha Election 2009 Winners and losers

Lok Sabha Election 2009 Winners and losers The 15th Lok Sabha Election of India who win who losses

LS results not upto BJP’s expectations: Sushma Swaraj

“The results are not along expected lines and the reasons for the party’s defeat will be analysed in detail by the senior party leaders to arrive at any specific conclusion,” Swaraj told reporters at her residence here. more by Sushma Swaraj – Senior BJP leader Sushma Swaraj today said that results of Lok Sabha elections were not upto her party’s expectations and the...

India’s Congress party heads for surprise election victory

India’s ruling Congress party looked set to take an unexpectedly decisive general election victory as the 400 million-plus votes cast during the month-long election were counted this morning. The party defied exit polls and analysts’ predictions, which had indicated a much closer result. With more than 70% of the vote counted the Congress-led United Progressive Alliance (UPA) was set to...

Constituency-wise results

Detail of India Lok Sabha Elections 2009 – Party wise position

Celebrations begin in Congress, gloom in BJP

With trends indicating a big victory for the Congress, hundreds of supporters thronged the party headquarters at Akbar Road and the nearby residence of president Sonia Gandhi, many breaking out into a celebratory jig to the bursting of firecrackers.More

Congress extends lead over BJP

Counting of votes to decide who comes at the Centre in the 15th Lok Sabha has begun. The Congress-led alliance is on way to emerging as the single largest combine. Trends showed that the Congress and its partners could have a realistic chance of retaining power at the Centre.More

A K Antony most likely to be the next PM

NEW DELHI: With backroom discussions on in full swing in the quest for a new, viable government and talk about the Left coming around once again supporting a Congress-led government, the unlikely name of Defence Minister A K Antony has been thrown up as a compromise candidate acceptable to both sides.

BJP’s all out hunt for allies

With the clock ticking, it’s an all out hunt by the BJP for allies. The party held a key strategy meeting to discuss post-poll strategies at the party’s Prime Ministerial Candidate LK Advani’s residence in New Delhi. Ravi Shankar Prasad, general secretary of BJP, said that the meeting was called so that the party could take stock of the post-poll strategy. He also said that they would...
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