EU election results bring significant rise in Parliamentary seats for the Green Party Having dominated the European Parliamentary Elections for nearly four decades, Centrist political parties struggle to sustain power in the UK as voters back the Green Party The 2019 European Parliamentary Elections, scheduled for the month of May, witnessed a substantial shift in power on Monday. In
On Saturday, Slovakia elected its first female President, Zuzana Caputova. She is a liberal environmental lawyer and anti-corruption activist This weekend witnessed a landmark win for anti-corruption activist and political newcomer, Zuzana Caputova, who has now been elected as the fifth President of Slovakia. Caputova will become the first female President of the European nation. The young environmental lawyer defeated opponent Maros
On Monday, BJP welcomed Paralympic athlete, Deepa Malik to the party. Today, Indian actress Urmila Matondkar joined the Congress Indian actress Urmila Matodkar joined the Congress on Wednesday, after her meeting with Party President Rahul Gandhi. Addressing a press conference, Matondkar said, "I am taking my first step in active politics. I am from a family that has shaped my political
Ahead of the 2019 Lok Sabha Polls, BJP picks 28-year-old Tajasvi Surya for Bangaluru South constituency. Milind Deora becomes the new Congress Chief for Mumbai On Monday, Congress replaced former Chief of Mumbai Congress, Sanjay Nirupam with former Union Minister Milind Deora. He will now be facing Shiv Sena’s Arvind Sawant in the South Mumbai constituency. Milind Deora, accompanied by former
Congress President, Rahul Gandhi promised Rs 72,000 per annum to the poor on Monday. The announcement has come ahead of the Lok Sabha elections Indian National Congress President, Rahul Gandhi promised the establishment of the Minimum Income Support Scheme on Monday. The programme promises Rs 72,000 per annum to 25 crore economically backward citizens if the party comes to power in
Indian PM Narendra Modi will contest elections from Varanasi in 2019. BJP President, Amit Shah will replace veteran politician L K Adwani in Gandhinagar India’s ruling party has now released its first list for the 2019 Lok Sabha Elections. All set for the competitive bout next month, the Bharatiya Janta Party has switched up candidates across a significant number of constituencies.
Princess of Thailand and Thai King Maha Vajiralongkorn’s elder sister, Ubolratana Rajakanya Sirivadhana Barnavadi was revealed as the new Prime Ministerial candidate in the national elections, scheduled for next month. She is now the first and only member of the Royal family to run for office Thai Raksa Chart party officially nominated Thailand’s Princess Ubolratana Rajakanya Sirivadhana Barnavadi as their Prime
The Democratic Republic of Congo concluded the peaceful swearing-in ceremony of their new President, Felix Tshisekedi on Thursday. This was the country’s first peaceful election since 1960 as former President, Joseph Kabila presented the Presidential sash to his successor Felix Tshisekedi was sworn-in as the new President for the Democratic Republic of Congo on Thursday in the capital city of Kinshasa.
Priyanka Gandhi Vadra of India’s political Gandhi family has been appointed as the Congress General Secretary for Uttar Pradesh (East). Congress Members of Parliament, Jyotiraditya Scindia and K C Venugopal also assumed new positions ahead of the 2019 General Elections Priyanka Gandhi Vadra has been appointed as the Congress General Secretary for Uttar Pradesh (East). With the assumption of the new
The National Women’s Party, India’s first ever all-women political party, was launched on Monday in Mumbai, Maharashtra. Under the leadership of social activist Shweta Shetty, the party will be contesting elections for 283 Lok Sabha seats in 2019 India’s first all-women political party, the National Women’s Party, launched in Mumbai on Monday, announced that it will be fighting for half