PTI | December 20, 2017 3:23 PM
NCP leader Dhananjay Munde today blamed the Congress for his party going solo in the just-concluded Gujarat polls, but did not rule out an alliance with it for the general elections in 2019.
PTI | December 20, 2017 2:57 PM
The Shiv Sena today continued its tirade against the BJP over the Gujarat election results and hinted at the tampering of electronic voting machines in the polls.
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.
PTI | December 20, 2017 9:22 AM
The Shiv Sena yesterday launched a stinging attack on its ally BJP, saying “the much-touted Gujarat model has shaken” and the poll outcome in the state was a “warning bell” to those who believe in an autocratic rule.
FE Online | December 20, 2017 7:11 AM
Comparing the 2017 results with 2012 assembly polls results, it can be noticed that as many as 49 seats got swung between the Opposition Congress and ruling BJP.
PTI | December 19, 2017 10:59 PM
Out of the total 42 urban seats in Gujarat, the BJP won 36, while six went to the Congress.
PTI | December 19, 2017 10:20 PM
West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee today called up Patidar leader Hardik Patel and congratulated him for his “tremendous work” in the Gujarat Assembly election.
PTI | December 19, 2017 10:11 PM
As many as 47 newly-elected members of the Gujarat Assembly have criminal cases pending against them as per their election affidavits.
PTI | December 19, 2017 10:57 PM
Prime Minister Narendra Modi hailed Shah in his address to the party workers yesterday, as he acknowledged the BJP chief’s hard work.
PTI | December 19, 2017 9:19 PM
The BJP bandwagon suffered a jolt in its citadel of Saurashtra and Kutch in Gujarat as a resurgent Congress pocketed 30 of the 54 seats in the politically crucial region almost doubling its 2012 tally.
PTI | December 19, 2017 8:28 PM
The new BJP government in Gujarat is likely to be sworn in on December 25, party sources said today amid speculation that a new leader could be chosen to helm the state
Jignesh Mevani’s 1st day, 1st show: This is what happened when the Gujarat MLA visited collector’s office; video goes viralFE Online | December 19, 2017 8:22 PM
Jignesh Mevani who won is now an MLA of Gujarat, on Tuesday visited the collector’s office to submit an application form.
PTI | December 19, 2017 8:03 PM
Sharad Pawar-led NCP today said the ‘acceptance’ of Congress party will increase in states where it is directly pitted against BJP, after its good performance in the Gujarat elections.
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.
PTI | December 19, 2017 6:34 PM
The Aam Aadmi Party, which contested the Gujarat Assembly polls for the first time, came a cropper, with all the 27 candidates put up by it losing their deposits.
PTI | December 19, 2017 5:10 PM
As many as 16 senior leaders from Gujarat, including ministers from the outgoing BJP-led dispensation and Congress heavyweights, were humbled in the just-concluded Assembly elections.
PTI | December 19, 2017 4:23 PM
Only five of the 905 independent candidates who fought the Assembly polls in Gujarat and Himachal Pradesh romped home, Election Commission data reveal.
PTI | December 19, 2017 6:28 PM
Three Muslim candidates, all fielded by the Congress, emerged victorious in the Gujarat Assembly elections this time, against two in the previous House.
PTI | December 19, 2017 3:48 PM
The Gujarat election results have come as a “warning bell” to those who believe in autocratic rule, the Shiv Sena said today.
Numbers don’t lie: How Rahul Gandhi’s most aggressive campaign failed to trample Modi magic in GujaratRajeev Kumar | December 19, 2017 5:28 PM
Gujarat election result: BJP has won 99 seats, falling short of the Target 150 set by party chief Amit Shah. The Congress managed to get just 77 seats, which is also way short of 125 seats predicted by an online survey conducted by the party ahead of the verdict.
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.
Gujarat Assembly Elections 2017: Urban-rural divide between BJP, Congress comes to fore in Gujarat resultsIANS | December 19, 2017 2:55 PM
The Gujarat Assembly election results have thrown up the trend of an urban-rural divide between the ruling BJP and the Congress.
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.
FE Online | December 19, 2017 2:45 PM
Gandhi made deals with various Patidar leaders, vehemently raised the issue of Goods and Services Tax and Demonetisation
IANS | December 19, 2017 2:44 PM
The saffron brigade is now looking for alternatives to replace septuagenarian Prem Kumar Dhumal.
ANI | December 19, 2017 2:40 PM
Without taking name of Congress’ leader Mani Shankar Aiyar, National Conference (NC) chief Farooq Abdullah said on Tuesday the grand-old party would have won Gujarat elections, had some of its leaders avoided using wrong words.
IANS | December 19, 2017 2:39 PM
It was Rahul Gandhi versus the entire government machinery and more in this Gujarat Assembly Elections.
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