The Telegraph
Tuesday , May 13 , 2014

Grand finale

The country has clocked a record voter turnout of 66.38 per cent in this marathon general election, surpassing the earlier high of 64.17 per cent logged in 1984 after the assassination of Indira Gandhi....   | Read..

No repoll for voters left out of rolls

Bombay High Court today declined to order supplementary polling for voters in Maharashtra whose names were missing from the electoral rolls but asked the Election Commiss...   | Read..

Every vote counted in breaking the record

Sadhan Gupta and wife Manjari exercised their franchise on Monday just like they have been doing since Independence. Being 96 and 90-year-old made...   | Read..

Decade decoder

Ten years ago, Mukesh Saini was a shepherd in Rajasthan. Today, he sells flowers to devotees. He has worked hard to get his ...   | Read..


P.C. Sorcar Jr made the indelible ink “vanish” within minutes of voting on Monday....   | Read..

Army chief

The Election Commission today gave the Centre the go-ahead to start the process of appointing the next army chief despite a BJP claim that the matter should be left to the ne...   | Read..
Congress candidate Ajay Rai, with the party badge pinned on his kurta, shows his inked finger in Varanasi on Monday. (PTI)
Grand finale

A Gujarat gloss on UP spittle

The BJP’s oldest office in the city looks desolate. Nobody drops by at the ramshackle three-st...   | Read..

Focus on ‘conspiracy’ in Saradha probe

The CBI formed a special investigation team today to probe the inter-state deposit-mobilisation...   | Read..

Telangana cheer for Cong

The Congress and the Telugu Desam Party had their Assembly and Lok Sabha election hopes boosted respectively in Telangan...   | Read..

Scent of Mulayam family soap opera brewing in Azamgarh

If Mainpuri is Mulayam Singh Yadav’s “dil” (heart), Azamgarh is the “dhadkan” (he...   | Read..

Back home after 3 years on the run, Left voters face bullets and bombs

Suspected Trinamul workers allegedly led by a party block president today threw bombs and fired at a group of 250-odd CP...   | Read..

Bengal BJP wants special observer probed

The last phase of the elections ended today in Bengal in a chorus of phrases like “partial farce” and “...   | Read..