Through this year's general elections, Prime Minister Narendra Modi is seeking a second term for his government.
The first item in the opposition Congress party's election manifesto describes a plan for creating jobs.
Alleging that she had "falsified records" of her educational qualifications, they demanded that Irani be disqualified from contesting and proceedings initiated against her for filing a "false affidavit, which attracts up to six months' imprisonment, and/or a fine".
He also addressed a party meeting at Haveri on March 9.
Tamil Nadu should be ruled by the people of Tamil Nadu and DMK president M K Stalin will become its next chief minister, Congress president Rahul Gandhi declared on Friday.
"I've never missed my vote in my life", she said.
In Assam in the northeast, queues started forming 45 minutes before voting began, including many young people - there are 84 million first-time voters in this election - who were visibly excited. But the EC did not take cognisance.
What is even more freakish is that Khan said that the Congress would be too scared of a backlash from the Right to seek a settlement over Kashmir with Pakistan. "What Pakistan could not achieve in 70 years, their friend Modi has managed to pull off in five years - damaging India's brotherhood", he said on Twitter.
Seizing on Khan's remarks, the opposition parties, including the Congress and the CPI (M), said a vote for PM Modi is a vote for Pakistan.
Singhvi said the Congress urged the EC to stop such violations and not just censure those violating MCC, but also dock those guilty of violation on the day of campaigning.
The mineral-rich state has witnessed an armed conflict for more than three decades and attacks by Maoist rebels on security forces are common. The visit has been due since Imran took over as prime minister in August previous year, however, apparent tensions triggered by border incidents and a militant attack targeting the Iranian Revolutionary Guards in February prevented the two sides from finalizing the visit.
A BJP delegation led by Nirmala Sitharaman and Mukhtar Abbas Naqvi met Election Commission officials. "It is a day of celebration that the Supreme Court has talked about justice". Where did that happen?
On Thursday, it raised concerns over security for Gandhi, saying there could have been an attempt to assassinate him this week when he met reporters in his Nehru-Gandhi family's home district in Uttar Pradesh.
He claimed that Khan's comments were "published out of context", The Dawn reported.
Voters across the nation's 29 states and 7 Union Territories are electing 543 members to the Lok Sabha, or the lower house of parliament.
The polls were held there on Thursday with a voting percentage of 81%. They trek through the jungle to bring voting machines to a man who lives alone in a lion-infested forest in the western state of Gujarat, and climb to almost 15,000 feet above sea level to set up a polling station for 12 residents of a village in the northern province of Leh. The "three officials" according to the report said that the reasons for the bureaucrats wanting an early exit were the same, namely "their inability to influence government policy as it is largely controlled and set by the prime minister and a small group of ministers and advisers, and the demanding work schedule they face".