Assembly elections

A total of five states go to polls in what is being seen as a litmus test for the BJP as well as the Opposition ahead of the crucial general elections in 2019. The five states – Madhya Pradesh, Chattisgarh, Rajasthan, Telangana and Mizoram will go for polls in November. The result of the assembly seats across five states will be declared on December 11, 2018. In Madhya Pradesh, the election will take place in a single phase on November 28, 2018 while in Chattisgarh, polling will be held in two phases on November 12 and November 20. In Rajasthan and Telangana, the election will take place in a single phase on December 7, 2018. In Mizoram, the election will take place in a single phase on November 28, 2018. Necessary security arrangements have been put in place to avoid any untoward incidents.

UP Elections: AAP, Samajwadi Party likely to forge alliance to ‘free UP from BJP’; seat-sharing talks underway

The development comes a day after Yadav met RLD chief Jayant Chaudhary on Tuesday to discuss seat-sharing for the upcoming polls.

Caste calculus: The arithmetic behind BJP’s alliance with seven small caste-based parties ahead of UP elections

The obvious question is whether BJP’s move to rope in these smaller parties can counter the Akhilesh-Rajbhar alliance, which is eyeing to eat into BJP’s electoral base in Purvanchal.

Amarinder Singh welcomes Centre’s decision to repeal farm laws; move paves way to join hands with BJP for Punjab polls

On Friday morning, Prime Minister Narendra Modi, in his address to the nation, made the big announcement of repealing the farm laws.

UP Election 2022: लखनऊ जीतने के लिए विज्ञापनों पर 8 हजार करोड़ खर्च करेंगी राजनीतिक पार्टियां, 2017 चुनाव के मुकाबले 45% अधिक बरसेगा पैसा

UP Election 2022: यूपी की अगली विधानसभा के लिए चुनाव में सभी पार्टियां विज्ञापनों पर 8 हजार करोड़

UP Election 2022 Political parties to go all gun blazing to spend about Rs 8000 crore in advertising

UP Elections 2022: Opinion poll predicts majority for BJP, Samajwadi Party likely to finish distant second

According to the survey, the BJP is expected to bag 239-245 out of the 403 seats in the UP Assembly while the Samajwadi Party will end up winning on 119-125 seats.

UP Elections 2022 Highlights: CM Yogi, Priyanka, Akhilesh to address rallies, four SP MLCs join BJP

UP Elections 2022: While Adityanath will visit Jhansi, Priyanka Gandhi will be in Chitrakoot, and Yadav will hold his ‘Vijay Yatra’ in Ghazipur.

Sonu Sood’s sister Malvika to contest Punjab elections, actor yet to reveal party name

The actor recently earned praise for his social work for the poor, especially migrant workers, during the COVID-19 lockdown. 

Assembly Elections 2022: Opinion poll shows BJP retaining UP with reduced margin, AAP-Congress to battle it out in Punjab

Even as the survey predicts victory for the BJP in Uttar Pradesh, it will suffer a huge loss in seat-share while the party and its allies will struggle to win even a single seat in Punjab.

Manipur Elections 2022: BJP predicted to retain power, close fight with Congress likely, says opinion poll

According to the survey, BJP is likely to win 25-29 seats, the Congress 20-24, Naga People's Front (NPF) 4-8, and others 3-7 in the 60-member Manipur Assembly. 

Goa Elections 2022: Opinion poll predicts win for BJP, struggle for AAP and Congress

Goa Elections 2022: According to the November round of survey, the BJP is expected to bag 19-23 seats, followed by 3-7 seats for the Congress and 2-6 seats for the AAP.

Uttarakhand Elections 2022: BJP in the lead, but faces stiff challenge from upbeat Congress, predicts opinion poll

Uttarakhand Elections 2022: According to the survey, the BJP may bag 36-40 seats in the 70-seat assembly to retain power while the Congress is expected to win 30-34 seats.

UP Elections 2022: Opinion poll shows BJP in comfortable lead, but big gains for Samajwadi Party

UP Elections 2022: The survey suggests that a loss for the BJP-led NDA is a clear gain for the Samajwadi Party which has joined hands with Om Prakash Rajbhar's SBSP.

Bypoll 2021 Updates : 13 राज्यों की तीन और विधानसभा की 29 सीटों के लिए वोटिंग जारी, बिहार की दोनों सीटों पर तगड़ा मुकाबला

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UP Assembly elections 2022: भाजपा को मिली मजबूती, हिस्सेदारी मोर्चा के सात दलों ने दिया अपना समर्थन

यह घोषणा उस दिन हुई जब समाजवादी पार्टी के मुखिया अखिलेश यादव सुहेलदेव भारतीय समाज पार

UP Assembly elections 2022 BJP claims support of 7 Purvanchal parties

UP Elections: Congress to give 40% tickets to women candidates, announces Priyanka Gandhi

The Congress is facing an uphill task of taking on contenders like the BJP, Samajwadi Party and Bahujan Samaj Party is a multi-cornered contest in UP.

Temple run, holy dips, religious chants: Opposition banks on ‘Hindutva’ to turn tables against BJP in UP

Uttar Pradesh Elections 2022: Opposition parties are treading a path already being walked by the BJP which has brought the saffron party success time and again.  

UP Elections: Can a rejuvenated Congress hand BJP just the edge it needs?

The BJP, for now, doesn't seem to mind the Congress revival in the state where the latter has been losing ground, suffering poll debacles one after another. The reason lies in the electoral history of the state. 

‘Political agitation’: Are Rakesh Tikait, Yogendra Yadav weakening the cause of farmers?

Experts believe that a perceptive conclusion to this dilemma cannot be arrived at without taking into account the political inclination of the two key faces of these protests - Rakesh Tikait and Yogendra Yadav. 

West Bengal, Odisha Bypoll Results: Counting of votes in Samserganj, Jangipur, Pipili tomorrow; TMC eyes full sweep

West Bengal, Odisha Byelections Results: The counting will begin at 8 am and the initial trends are expected to trickle down in the first hour itself.

Goa assembly elections: Setback for Congress as Luizinho Faleiro quits party to join TMC, calls Mamata a ‘street-fighter’

Luizinho Faleiro, a seven-time Congress MLA and two-time Goa Chief Minister, resigned as he called TMC supremo Mamata Banerjee a "street-fighter".

UP Elections 2022: BJP announces alliance with Apna Dal, Nishad Party

The BJP will contest the upcoming assembly elections in Uttar Pradesh in alliance with Apna Dal and Nishad Party, the party announced on Friday. 

UP Elections: Revival of Jat-Muslim ‘brotherhood’ can unsettle BJP equations

The sudden resurgence of the RLD which has been catapulted to the political centre stage in western UP during the farmers' agitation is one of the biggest factors to watch for this election.

AAP to contest all 68 seats in next year’s Himachal Pradesh polls, eyes 6th state to expand footprints

The Aam Aadmi Party on Monday announced it will contest all the 68 assembly seats in Himachal Pradesh where elections are scheduled to be held in November 2022.

UP Elections 2022: Congress asks ticket aspirants to submit application with Rs 11,000 ‘sahyog rashi’

The window for candidates seeking party ticket to submit their applications started from Thursday and the last date to apply is September 26. 

UP Elections Exclusive | Ten years is not a big gap in politics, Mayawati’s support base huge and the mandate will be for us this time: BSP’s Sudhindra Bhadoria

Uttar Pradesh elections: No power is permanent and the BSP is ready to go full throttle against the BJP after two forgettable outings in the past UP elections, says senior BSP leader Sudhindra Bhadoria.

Narendra Modi in Aligarh Highlights: PM lays foundation for Raja Mahendra Pratap Singh University, says ‘big day for western UP’

Uttar Pradesh Election 2022, BJP UP Election Campaign: The foundation of the university gains significance as it comes ahead of the assembly elections in Uttar Prades.

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