Lok Sabha

Lower house of the Parliament of India

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The Lok Sabha is the lower house of India's bicameral Parliament, with the upper house being the Rajya Sabha. Members of the Lok Sabha are elected by adult universal suffrage and a first-past-the-post system to represent their respective constituencies, and they hold their seats for five years or until the body is dissolved by the President on the advice of the council of ministers. The house meets in the Lok Sabha Chambers of the Sansad Bhavan in New Delhi.

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The ‘Muslim-Dalit’ combination of the opposition alliance will be put to test in the Braj region of UP in the second phase of the Lok Sabha elections. This..
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Among those who took to their respective polling booths were former Finance Minister P Chidambaram, actor-turned-politician Rajinikanth, BJP candidate from..
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Amid the cacophony of electioneering, the one word that weighs heavily on the minds of most voters in the Lok Sabha constituencies of Karimganj and Silchar is..
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Insiders from BJP and Shiv Sena indicate that coordination needs to be strengthened further
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Addressing his final election rally of the day in Anand, the home of Amul, Modi recalled that Sardar Patel had laid foundation stone of dairy movement in the..
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The second phase of the Lok Sabha elections will see ninety-five parliamentary constituencies, spread over 11 states and 1 Union Territory, going to polls on..
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The second phase of the Lok Sabha elections will see ninety-five parliamentary constituencies, spread over 11 states and 1 Union Territory, going to polls on..
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BJP seems to have edge.
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BJD stalwart Prasanna Acharya in fray.
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BJP only credible challenger to TMC in Jalpaiguri?
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Rana Jagjitsingh Patil close to the Pawar family is contesting for NCP.
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Former CMs Sushilkumar Shinde, Ashok Chavan and Dalit leader Prakash Ambedkar are in the fray
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Ashok Chavan in fray
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Nitish and Tejashwi are perhaps the most prominent faces of their respective NDA and Grand Alliance, and hardly finish any political meeting without hitting out..
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Farooq is among the 12 candidates that are in fray from Srinagar LS constituency which goes to polls in second phase on April 18.
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Battle between two political families.
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BJP also has the support of Gorkha National Liberation Front (GNLF), which is why they are confident that it will help them sail through comfortably.
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Bhagalpur is known as the "silk city" of Bihar for the silk fabrics produced here, but the weavers are a struggling lot now.
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Ishrat Jahan thought she would be given the BJP ticket from Uluberia for the Lok Sabha polls. But while the BJP's ticket went to someone else, Ishrat also finds..
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Tripura East is a reserved constituency for Scheduled Tribes. The seat has 30 Assembly sections under it. The date has been deferred from April 18 to April 23..
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The key contest in Chennai North in 2019 is going to be held among BSP's S Robert Gnana Sekar, DMDK's Alagaapuram R Mohanraj and DMK's Dr Kalanidhi Veeraswam.
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The BJP on Tuesday urged the Election Commission (EC) to ban Congress president Rahul Gandhi from campaigning in the Lok Sabha polls and impose the "heaviest..
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Union Minister Jitendra Singh's fate hangs in balance.
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Will Farooq Abdullah win again?
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Will Minister Oram win?
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Rajnath Singh is seeking a second term in the Lok Sabha from Lucknow.
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The Election Commission is learnt to have prepared a recommendation in this regard to be sent to the president.
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Will fight elections sans surname, makes it mandatory for 'party members' to never ask about caste
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Mamata's rally at Murshidabad, home to over 66 per cent Muslim population, started with the issue of elections during Ramzan
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Climate change is the need of the hour, but most parties' manifestos haven't gone beyond lip service
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Patnaik's statement apparently made it clear that the regional party is ready to support any coalition in the interest of the state.Odisha has a total of 21 Lok..
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The Maharashtra Navnirman Sena (MNS) is not contesting the Lok Sabha elections, but Thackerayhas been addressing rallies in support of Congress-NCP-led alliance..
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Lok Sabha election 2019 is being held in 7 phases. Polling in the first phase has already taken place while the remaining phases will go to polls on April 18,..
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SP and BSP in alliance with RLD is striving hard to get maximum number of seats in the state which sends 80 MPs.
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Congress president Rahul Gandhi on Monday said his party is willing to give four seats to the Aam Aadmi Party in Delhi and accused its chief Arvind Kejriwal of..
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The key contest in 2019 polls here is expected to take place among Congress' VE Vaithilingam, BSP's AG Pathimaraj, Dr MAS Subramanian, Dr Narayanasamy Kesavan of..
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The key contest in Mayiladuthurai in 2019 is going to be held among AIADMK's Asaimani S, BSP's N Kalyana Sundaram and DMK's Ramalingam.
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Union Minister Rajen Gohain has been dropped.
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In its list of seven Lok Sabha candidates, all from the Eastern UP, the BJP has denied ticket to three of its sitting MPs.
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The key contest in Viluppuram in 2019 is going to be held among BSP's G Kaliyamurthy, DMK's D Ravikumar and PMK's Vadivel Ravanan.
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The key contest in Tiruvannamalai in 2019 is going to be held among AIADMK's SS Agri Krishnamurthy, BSP's B Babu and DM's CN Annadurai.
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Fatehpur Sikri Lok Sabha constituency
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Citizenship Amendment Bill massive issue in this election.
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Agra Lok Sabha constituency
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Mathura Lok Sabha constituency
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The ruling party, especially the PM and its chief Amit Shah, have been getting brickbats from the opposition for denying Lok Sabha tickets to patriarch LK Advani..
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Hathras Lok Sabha constituency
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Bulandshahr Lok Sabha constituency
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Nagina Lok Sabha constituency
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The key contest in Vellore in 2019 is going to be held among AIADMK's AC Shanmugam, BSP's E Karunanithi and DMK's DM Kathir Anan.
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BJP has never won from this constituency and is hoping to change the record.
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Banka Lok Sabha constituency
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Amravati is a strong Sena bastion.
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Katihar Lok Sabha constituency
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Prakash Ambedkar is contesting from Akola.
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Can BJP breach this Left bastion?
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The key contest in Kancheepuram in 2019 is going to be held among AIADMK's K Maragatham, BSP's D Sekar and DMK's G Selvam.
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​Congress and BJP released their election manifestos recently. While BJP has made national security a primary plank., Congress has focused on employment.
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Amit Shah says LS elections are not to make Narendra Modi the prime minister, but India a superpower
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Like in Sholay where Veeru came to Basanti's rescue and took on Gabbar Singh, Dharmendra, 83, went out in the unrelenting summer heat to work his charm on..
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BSP which scored a blank in the 2014 Lok Sabha polls, has has Rs 669 crore deposited in eight accounts in branches of public sector banks. It also declared Rs..
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In the first Lok Sabha elections, 90% of the electorate were from rural India. According to the 2011 census data, 37% of India now lives in cities and towns. For..
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Describing NC, PDP and Congress as “mahamilavat”, or grand adulteration, PM Narendra Modi Modi asked voters to end decades of dynastic rule by these..
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In 2019, the key contest here is going to take place between AIADMK's MSM Anandan and BSP's C Ayyanar.
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In 2019, the key contest here is going to be among AIADMK's Dr P Venugopal, Congress' Dr K Jayakumar and BSP's R.Anbuchezhian. DMK has not fielded its candidate..
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In 2019, AIADMK's C Mahendran, BSP's A Ganesha Moorthy and DMK's K Shanmugasundaram are some of the key candidates who will contest against each other.
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In 2019, the key contest here is going to be among Congress' Selvi Jothi Mani, AIADMK's M Thambidurai and BSP's P Aadhi Krishnan.
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In 2019, the key contest is going to take place among BSP's S Sakthivel, DMDK's LK Sudhish and DMK's P Gautham Sigamani.
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In 2019, the key contest here is going to take place between AIADMK's G Manimaran, BSP's M Gopal and DMK's A Ganeshamurthi.
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The Supreme Court Monday directed the EC to increase random matching of VVPAT slips with EVMs to five polling booths per assembly segment, from one at present,..
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In 2019, BJP's CP Radhakrishnan, CPI(M) PR Natarajan and BSP's P Govindan are among the key contestants where a tough fight is expected to take place.
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The BSP said that under the SP-BSP alliance, it has declared names of 16 candidates for Lok Sabha elections in Uttar Pradesh.
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The key contest here is going to be among AIADMK's J Jayavardhan, BSP's R Kumar and DMK's Sumathy (Alias) Thamizhachi Thangapandian.
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The key contest in 2019 here is going to be among BSP's M Parthasarathi and DMK's Dayanidhi Maran. Leading regional party AIADMK has not fielded its candidate in..
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Vijaya Rahatkar, the national president of the party's Mahila Morcha, said the efforts of the Narendra Modi government to pass the Triple Talaq Bill "will surely..
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Bavalia, who's the MLA for the Jasdan seat in Rajkot, had visited his constituency recently ahead of the Lok Sabha elections.
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Manifestos of both ruling & opposition parties fall short of giving education sector that much-wanted extra push
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