LS Polls 2014: Naveen Patnaik thanks voters for victory

Bhubaneswar, May 16 (ANI): Odisha seems to have bucked Modi wave as Naveen Patnaik juggernaut ran over opposition Congress and BJP helping Biju Janata Dal to a record 4th consecutive win in simultaneous assembly and Lok Sabha polls. May 16, 2014

LS Polls 2014: Mehbooba Mufti thanks voters for victory

Srinagar, May 16 (ANI): In a major setback to National Conference (NC) and Congress, the Jammu and Kashmir Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) defeated the coalition of NC Congress with clean sweep and won all three seats in Kashmir. May 16, 2014

Protests, strikes hit Brazil 28 days from World Cup

Brazil faced a test of its security preparations for the World Cup on Thursday as demonstrators aghast at the cost of the event joined protests and strikes in several major cities. Duration: 00:44 May 16, 2014

Hindu nationalist party wins Indian general election

As early election results show Narendra Modi is on track for a landslide victory, a political analyst says the Hindu nationalist won't be able to meet the country's 'sky-high expectations'. Duration: 01:24 May 16, 2014

Poll Trends (7 pm)

New Delhi, May 16 (ANI): Poll trends as of 7 PM shows BJP winning in 152 seats while the Congress is winning in 23 seats. May 16, 2014

Poll Trends (6 pm)

New Delhi, May 16 (ANI): Poll trends as of 6 PM shows BJP winning in 121 seats while the Congress is winning in 15 seats. May 16, 2014

LS polls 2014: Shashi Tharoor wins in Thiruvananthapuram

Thiravananthapuram, May 16 (ANI): Congress leader and Minister of State for Human Resource Development Shashi Tharoor has won the Thiravananthapuram Lok Sabha seat. Tharoor defeated his main rival O Rajagopal of the BJP to the post. He said that he campaigned on the work that he did in last 5years and on the values and principles of the Congress party. May 16, 2014

Sonia Gandhi accepts responsibility of Congress defeat

New Delhi, May 16 (ANI): Congress President Sonia Gandhi on Friday accepted the defeat of Congress party in these Lok Sabha Polls. Sonia said that Congress has not been able to attain majority for which she as a President held the responsibility. She also thanked the voters and supporters for whatever support Congress has received. She further expressed hope that the new government will not compromise on the country’s integrity. May 16, 2014