NewsApp (Free)

Read news as it happens
Download NewsApp

Available on  

Rediff News  All News 

General Election  »  News  »   General Election

  News for General Election

  • News
  • Business
  • Sports

Pakistan loses UN human rights council election

Pakistan on Wednesday failed to win a re-election to the United Nations' human rights body. The 193-member General Assembly voted here to elect 18 new members of the UN Human Rights Council.......

UK polls: Millions begin casting votes in knife-edged general election

Polling began on Thursday in the United Kingdom in one of the closest general elections seen in decades with voters set to decide between the Conservatives of Prime Minister David Cameron, Ed......

UK: Leaders in last minute dash on eve of 'most unpredictable' polls

Party leaders and candidates are in a last-minute scramble for votes as Thursday’s United Kingdom general election is expected to be too close to call with opinion polls indicating just a......

Will Sitaram Yechury be the CPI-M's new boss?

The CPI-M will elect a new general secretary replacing Prakash Karat who steps down after three terms. Image: Communist Party of India-Marxist General Secretary Prakash Karat, right, and party......

Israelis vote for parliament, Netayahu's fate in balance

Israelis began voting on Tuesday in a general election following a high-pitched campaign that has turned into a referendum on the six-year rule of Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu seeking a record......

Builders sitting on Rs 70k-cr unsold inventory

Experts attribute this to new launches in anticipation of a demand revival after the 2014 general elections The country’s top listed real estate companies reported nearly Rs 70,000 crore (Rs......

Will Jaitley reintroduce Fringe Benefits Tax?

FBT was an unpopular tax and withdrawn before the General Elections in 2009 The Tax Administration and Reform Commission (TARC) has suggested reintroducing the Fringe Benefits Tax (FBT) and Banking......

Why Mamata Banerjee threatens to take over Duncans Goenka group

The Duncans Goenka group is in a spot of bother over the death of workers and non-payment of dues to employees. In early 1979, Kolkata-based Keshav Prasad Goenka arranged his companies into three......

What will it take for India to be a superpower

'There is an insistence that the government bring about reforms if India is to succeed. The fact is that many nations have done reforms, but are not Great Powers,' says Aakar Patel. What does......

Why Manmohan Singh has turned his back on reforms

'If anyone is able to understand the importance of Modi's endeavours to revive the economy -- even against opposition from sections of his own saffron brotherhood -- it is the former prime......

Tainted Bhanot elected Asian Athletics Association vice-President

Scam-tainted former IOA Secretary General Lalit Bhanot was on Monday elected vice-President of the Asian Athletics Association (AAA) in polls held in Wuhan, China. Recommended by the Athletics......

Humiliated Blatter says, I'll fight for me and for FIFA

The suspended president of the international football body believes only FIFA Congress can bar him, not the Ethics Committee. IMAGE: Suspended FIFA President Sepp Blatter says he is not a FIFA......

Three-day affairs the latest trend for Tests in India?

Going by the state of the pitch and match situation after Day 1 in the ongoing third Test against South Africa in Nagpur, few are betting against another three-day finish, says Harish......

FIFA seeking life ban for UEFA president Platini

IMAGE: President of UEFA Michel Platini. Photograph: Shaun Botterill/Getty Images Former French football great Michel Platini, until recently seen as the man to lead soccer's governing body FIFA......

Major setback for Blatter, Platini

Blatter, Platini lose appeals against provisional FIFA bans IMAGE: Sepp Blatter (left) shakes hands with UEFA president Michel Platini. Photograph: Philipp Schmidli/Getty Images Suspended FIFA......
  Videos for General Election
general election video
general election video
general election video
general election video
general election video
general election video
general election video
general election video
general election video
  Web results for General Election
North Carolina Doctor Warns Of Risks Having Plastic Surgery Abroad, Introduces New Domestic Medical Tourism Services

PRWeb 2015-11-26 Plastic surgeon Dr. John Zannis says his practice in New Bern, NC is seeing an increasing number of patients from across the... ...
'Delhi bus gangrape offender still a threat', setback for Rahul Gandhi girls' college, Aamir Khan controversy, more

1. Parents of Dec 16 Delhi bus gangrape victim want juvenile's face be shown before release The parents of the December 16 Delhi gangrape and... ...
What US executives really think about the M&A outlook

iStock Many US executives today are approaching their work with "professional skepticism"- questioning everything and assessing all of the... ...
Killers of Japanese national in Bangladesh thought to have sneaked into India

Two assailants allegedly linked to the Islamic State (Isis) responsible for the murder of Japanese agro-researcher Kunio Hoshi in Dhaka have... ...
Indo-Nepal Ties Take a Hit After Alleged 'Border Firing' Kills Three Nepali

The already-strained relations between India and Nepal plunged further on Wednesday after three Nepali citizens were shot allegedly by the Seema... ...

Related Tags

  1. gujarat
  2. bjp
  3. india
  4. lok sabha
  5. supreme court
  6. upa
  7. bharatiya janata party
  8. congress
  9. new delhi
  10. united progressive alliance
  11. ahmedabad
  12. sonia gandhi
  13. nda
  14. rahul gandhi
  15. rajnath singh
  16. nitin gadkari
  17. delhi
  18. manmohan singh
  19. bihar
  20. national democratic alliance
  21. jd-u
  22. nitish kumar
  23. rashtriya swayamsevak sangh
  24. uttar pradesh
  25. photo
  26. advani
  27. central bureau of investigation
  28. rss
  29. janata dal-united
  30. ips

Related Pages

general election
Alberta general election, 2008


general election
Pakistani general election, 2008


general election
Italian general election, 2008


general election
Alberta general election, 2001


general election
Indian general election, 1984


Top Coverage News

Coming to India and making

Success in manufacturing is not just about being cheap - cheap labour, cheap land, cheap power...
Broswe by: A B C D E F G H I J K L M N O P Q R S T U V W X Y Z