Voting in final phase of Uttar Pradesh polls, Goa today

Voting for the seventh and final phase in Uttar Pradesh covering the remaining 15 per cent seats and in Goa will be held today bringing to an end Assembly polls in five states billed as a mini-general election.

UP election verdict may warrant the coming together of SP & Congress

The Samajwadi Party may been frontrunner in Uttar Pradesh for majority of poll pundits, but its senior leaders say that its post-poll manoeuvering will depend on the kind of numbers it secures.

Stage set for final phase of UP polls be held tomorrow

Lucknow: Polling for the final and seventh phase of Uttar Pradesh assembly elections covering 60 seats spread over 10 districts would be held tomorrow that would decide the fate of 962 candidates including Samajwadi Party”s Muslim face Mohammad Azam Khan

1,368 candidates lost security deposits in UP

Lucknow, May 24 (PTI) A total of 1,368 candidates, including star contenders, who contested the just-concluded Lok Sabha elections in Uttar Pradesh lost their security deposits with Congress nominees topping the list. The state witnessed a four-cornered contest in the general elections with Congress, BSP, BJP and SP contesting the polls on their own.

Uttar Pradesh Lok Sabha Election Results 2009

List of Leading / Winning Candidate in Uttar Pradesh with area,name of Candidate and party

UP: Muslim vote crucial in fifth phase

Most of the 14 Lok Sabha seats up for grabs in the fifth and last phase of the polls in Uttar Pradesh on Wednesday have large Muslim populations, a factor is likely to determine the fate of the 203 candidates in the fray.More Fifteen women are among the candidates in Rampur, Pilibhit, Budaun, Moradabad, Dhaurahra, Bijnore, Bareilly, Aonla, Shahjahanpur, Kheri, Sambhal, Amroha, Nagina and Saharanpur...

UP govt moves SC against scrapping of NSA on Varun

The Uttar Pradesh government on Tuesday moved the Supreme Court challenging the state advisory board’s clean chit to BJP leader Varun Gandhi over his questioning the validity of the imposition of the National Security Act against him. The Supreme Court will hear the state government’s plea on Varun on May 14.More

Advani expresses surprise over Mulayam statement

Expressing surprise at Mulayam Singh Yadav’s comment that he would support anybody who dismisses Mayawati government in Uttar Pradesh, BJP leader L.K. Advani on Friday said that Constitution does not allow Centre to take such a step.

Statewise Schedule

STATES / UTs Seats Polling Dates Andhra Pradesh 42 Apr16, 23 Arunachal Pradesh 2 Apr16 Assam 14 Apr16, 23 Bihar 40 Apr16, 23, 30 / May 7 Chhattisgarh 11 Apr16 Goa 2 Apr 23 Gujarat 26 Apr 30 Haryana 10 May 7 Himachal Pradesh 4 May 13 Jammu & Kashmir 6 Apr 16, 23, 30 / May 7, 13 Jharkhand 14 Apr 16, 23 Karnataka 28 Apr 23, 30 Kerala 20 Apr...

Nafisa Ali is SP’s new candidate from Lucknow

With the Supreme Court denying actor Sanjay Dutt permission to contest the Lok Sabha polls, the Samajwadi Party on Sunday named former Miss India and social activist Nafisa Ali as the new party candidate from the Lucknow seat. 
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