The Shiromani Akali Dal (SAD) would start campaigning for the 2019 general elections from August 19.
Over two lakh electronic voting machines (EVMs) would be used in the upcoming Rajasthan assembly elections, said Ashwani Bhagat.
A Pak court adjourned until last week of July the hearing of appeals filed by jailed former premier Nawaz Sharif, his daughter and son-in-law against their conviction in a corruption case.
The embattled Pakistan Muslim League-Nawaz is considering launching Maryam Nawaz's son Junaid Safdar for its election campaign, the media reported.
The row over Rahul Gandhi's reported statement that his party is for Muslims is set to cast its shadow over Parliament's Monsoon Session as both the BJP and the Opposition look to set the tone for some key state polls before the next Lok Sabha elections in less than 10 months.
The Delhi High Court today directed the Centre, Delhi University and the city police to ensure no defacement of public property during the upcoming DUSU elections and give wide publicity to the penal consequences of such actions.
The Monsoon session of Parliament is set to be a full dress rehearsal for bruising electoral battles that would ensue in the run up to the general elections scheduled for 2019.
Slovenian parliamentary speaker Matej Tonin declared local elections for November 18 in line with legislation passed last year according to which such votes will always take place on the third Sunday in November.
The Telangana government today decided to appeal in the Supreme Court against the interim orders of Hyderabad High Court on the ceiling for reservations in the coming Panchayat Raj elections in the state.
The recommendation of the Law Commission, whenever submitted, would be an academic exercise in the last year of the current government’s tenure. The last session of Parliament was a washout and the Budget passed without discussion through a voice vote.