PTI | December 24, 2017 11:38 PM
The second largest district of Himachal Pradesh with ten assembly seat, it was after a 54- year wait that Mandi has won the battle for chief ministership.
FE Online | December 20, 2017 10:06 AM
Himachal Pradesh Assembly elections results: While BJP and Congress made all the headlines as Gujarat and Himachal Pradesh Assembly Elections came out, one man, who managed to hog limelight, is Rakesh Singha.
Mamata Banerjee knows TMC will lose dominance in West Bengal after 2019 Lok Sabha elections, says Mukul RoyPTI | December 19, 2017 7:41 PM
The poll results of Gujarat and Himachal Pradesh have made Mamata Banerjee nervous as she knows that in 2019 Lok Sabha polls Trinamool Congress will lose its dominance in West Bengal, BJP leader Mukul Roy said today.
Who will be Himachal Pradesh chief minister? After Prem Kumar Dhumal’s defeat, JP Nadda, Jai Ram Thakur emerge frontrunnersFE Online | December 19, 2017 3:36 PM
BJP’s chief ministerial candidate Prem Kumar Dhumal was defeated from the Sujanpur Assembly seat in Himachal Pradesh.
ANI | December 19, 2017 2:47 PM
Chief Electoral Officer (CEO) of Himachal Pradesh Pushpendra Rajput denying tampering of the Electronic Voting Machines (EVMs) during the state Assembly elections on Monday said that the machines cannot be manipulated and urged people to ignore the rumours surrounding it.
IANS | December 19, 2017 2:44 PM
The saffron brigade is now looking for alternatives to replace septuagenarian Prem Kumar Dhumal.
PTI | December 19, 2017 4:20 PM
Himachal Pradesh Chief Minister Virbhadra Singh tendered his resignation to Governor Acharya Devvrat today, a day after his Congress party suffered a drubbing in the assembly polls.
Who is Jairam Thakur – front runner for Himachal Pradesh CM post after Prem Kumar Dhumal’s shock defeatFE Online | December 19, 2017 12:41 PM
Thakur was first elected to Himachal Pradesh Assembly from Mandi and had won his first election in the year of 1998.
Himachal Pradesh Election: Who is Rajinder Rana – the man who defeated BJP CM face Prem Kumar DhumalFE Online | December 19, 2017 12:08 PM
Himachal Pradesh Election: In 2012, Rana had contested the election as an Independent and defeated his nearest Congress rival Anita Verma by 14,155 votes.
PTI | December 19, 2017 9:35 AM
BJP’s chief ministerial face for the Himachal Pradesh polls, Prem Kumar Dhumal, was defeated yesterday from the Sujanpur Assembly seat.
ANI | December 19, 2017 9:20 AM
Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) leader Jairam Thakur, who is one of the chief ministerial candidates for Himachal Pradesh, said on Tuesday that he would do whatever the party decides and would work for the development of the state.
PTI | December 19, 2017 4:42 AM
The BJP which romped to power in Himachal Pradesh by trouncing the Congress saw a jump of about 10 per cent in its vote share as compared to the the last Assembly polls in the state in 2012.
PTI | December 19, 2017 2:53 AM
The electorate in Himachal Pradesh gave a split verdict over the candidates from erstwhile Royal families with four of them winning the polls and three facing defeat.
PTI | December 18, 2017 10:58 PM
Even as several top leaders of both the Congress and the BJP, including its chief ministerial candidate Prem Kumar Dhumal, today faced humiliating defeats in the Himachal Pradesh assembly polls, Chief Minister Virbhadra Singh managed to register a win, albeit with a slim margin.
Gujarat, Himachal Pradesh election results 2017: Narendra Modi full speech at BJP HQ; check out what PM said in victory addressFE Online | December 18, 2017 7:24 PM
After BJP’s spectacular win in both Gujarat and Himachal Pradesh Assembly Elections, Prime Minister Narendra Modi addressed his party members at the BJP headquarters in Delhi and congratulated them for the results.
PTI | December 18, 2017 7:18 PM
Victory and defeat came hand-in-hand for Himachal Pradesh’s longest serving chief minister Virbhadra Singh who was today ousted from power by the BJP in the state, but marked his own triumph with what may well be his political swansong.
Himachal Pradesh election results 2017: CM Virbhadra Singh accepts defeat, takes responsibility for Congress defeatFE Online | December 18, 2017 5:52 PM
Virbhadra Singh while congratulating the saffron party said as CM he took full responsibility for the performance of Congress.
After Himachal Pradesh drubbing, Congress faces existential crisis, grand old party now rules in only 4 statesFE Online | December 18, 2017 5:49 PM
The major states in the country, now, are being ruled by the saffron party, which has further deepened the existential crisis of the Congress.
PTI | December 18, 2017 5:32 PM
Rahul Gandhi scored “zero in his opening innings” was how Goa Chief Minister Manohar Parrikar reacted to the comfortable lead of the BJP in Gujarat and Himachal Pradesh assembly election results today.
FE Online | December 18, 2017 5:01 PM
In a series of tweets, Shah attributed the party’s victory in Gujarat to Modi’s popularity and the public welfare works carried by the Centre and the state government.
Gujarat, Himachal Pradesh Elections Results 2017: PM Narendra Modi takes to Twitter, says BJP will serve people tirelesslyFE Online | December 18, 2017 4:30 PM
PM Narendra Modi thanked voters via Twitter for giving BJP the majority in Gujarat & Himachal Pradesh.
Himachal election result: Big shock for BJP, its CM candidate Prem Kumar Dhumal fails to win Sujanpur seatFE Online | December 18, 2017 4:29 PM
Himachal Election Result: Prem Kumar Dhumal was defeated by Congress’s Rajinder Rana in Sujanpur.
Gujarat, Himachal Pradesh Election Result 2017: Madhya Pradesh BJP workers celebrate party’s poll performancePTI | December 18, 2017 3:56 PM
As the BJP is set to form the government in Gujarat and Himachal Pradesh, celebrations broke out at the saffron party’s state headquarters here, with Madhya Pradesh Chief Minister Shivraj Singh Chouhan taking part in it.
PTI | December 18, 2017 2:29 PM
Former Chief Election Commissioner T S Krishnamurthy said today that electronic voting machines (EVMs) are the “real winner” in Gujarat and Himachal Pradesh elections and their “bashing” should stop now.
IANS | December 18, 2017 1:33 PM
The winner is king, Information and Broadcasting Minister Smriti Irani said on Monday as the BJP was set for victory in Gujarat and Himachal Pradesh.
IANS | December 18, 2017 12:52 PM
The Congress headquarters in Delhi wore a deserted look on Monday after initial celebrations as it became clear that the party was set to lose in both the Gujarat and Himachal Pradesh assembly elections to the BJP.
Gujarat, Himachal Election Results 2017: BJP appears set to retain power in PM Modi’s home state, headed to win in hill statePTI | December 18, 2017 11:24 AM
The BJP today headed for a victory in Gujarat and was set to retain power and also stayed on course to oust the Congress in Himachal Pradesh, according to official counting trends available for most of the seats in the two states.
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