Uttarakhand elections 2017: CM Trivendra Singh Rawat unveils full list of cabinet ministers and their portfolios; Satpal Maharaj gets irrigation, othersFE Online | March 24, 2017 12:22 AM
In a late night development, the chief minister Trivendra Singh Rawat announced the portfolios allocated to the ministers in his cabinet.
IANS | March 18, 2017 5:35 PM
Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Saturday promised that the BJP government in Uttarakhand led by Chief Minister Trivendra Singh Rawat will return the public affection with a record development in the state.
Uttarakhand elections 2017: Trivendra Singh Rawat sworn-in as new Chief Minister in presence of Prime Minister Narendra ModiFE Online | March 18, 2017 3:38 PM
Long time Rashtriya Swayamsevak Sangh (RSS) pracharak and Bharatiya Janata Party leader, Trivendra Singh Rawat has been sworn-in as the new chief minister of Uttarakhand today.
FE Online | March 18, 2017 6:03 PM
Uttarakhand CM-designate Trivendra Singh Rawat, the leader who was chosen unanimously as Bharatiya Janata Party legislative party leader sworn in as the Chief Minister of Uttarakhand today.
PM Narendra Modi to attend oath taking ceremony of Uttarakhand CM-designate Trivendra Singh Rawat in DehradunFE Online | March 18, 2017 12:24 PM
Rawat, who is a leader with RSS background, is believed to be one Amit Shah’s loyal leaders in the state.
Uttarakhand Election 2017: From RSS activist to state Chief Minister, everything you should know about Trivendra Singh RawatFE Online | March 18, 2017 3:14 PM
UttarakhandElection2017: Trivendra Singh Rawat started his political career as a member of Rashtriya Swayamsevak Sangh which he was a part of, between 1983 to 2002.
Uttarakhand Election 2017: Trivendra Singh Rawat to be the new Chief Minister of state, will take oath on SaturdayFE Online | March 17, 2017 5:00 PM
Uttarakhand Election 2017: Bharatiya Janata party has confirmed Trivendra Singh Rawat as the new Chief Minister of Uttarakhand on Friday evening.
Uttarakhand: BJP legislature party to decide new Chief Minister; swearing-in to take place on SaturdayFE Online | March 17, 2017 8:14 AM
It has been learned that PM Narendra Modi and BJP president Amit Shah will be attending the oath taking ceremony on Saturday.
PTI | March 16, 2017 9:08 PM
Speculations are still going on about appointment of the new chief minister in the state with the presence of over six heavyweight contenders for the top office but the race seems to be narrowing down between Pithoragarh MLA Prakash Pant and Doiwala MLA Trivendra Singh Rawat.
FE Online | March 16, 2017 3:29 PM
With BJP all set form government in Uttarakhand, the party is yet to name it’s chief ministerial candidate. As per reports by CNN News 18, Trivendra Singh Rawat leads the race to occupy the chair of the top post in the state.
Uttarakhand Assembly Election results 2017: BJP legislature party to elect its leader in a couple of daysPTI | March 12, 2017 7:39 PM
BJP, which scored a landslide victory in Uttarakhand, today said the state legislature party will meet in a couple of days to elect a leader after the parliamentary board takes a final call in the matter.
PTI | March 12, 2017 7:32 PM
Weakened by large-scale defections and the challenge from disappointed ticket seekers within the party contesting as independents, Congress failed to withstand the onslaught of a Modi wave in Uttarakhand Assembly polls getting evicted from power with just 11 seats.
Uttarakhand Assembly Election Results 2017: Repolling ordered in one booth of Lohaghat seat in statePTI | March 12, 2017 12:40 PM
The Election Commission has ordered repolling in one of the booths of Lohaghat Assembly seat in Uttarakhand where EVMs malfunctioned, forcing the counting to be stopped midway.
PTI | March 12, 2017 1:45 AM
Polling will be held afresh on March 15. Counting will undertaken and the results will be declared the same evening, Election Commission said.
Uttarakhand Assembly Election Results 2017: Harish Rawat resigns after Congress’s poor show in Uttarakhand pollsPTI | March 11, 2017 6:05 PM
Uttarakhand Chief Minister Harish Rawat, who lost both the assembly seats he contested, today submitted his resignation to Governor K K Paul, while attributing the party’s “poor” show in the state polls to “flaws in his own leadership”.
Agencies | March 11, 2017 5:49 PM
In the backdrop of the victory of the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) in Uttarakhand, outgoing Congress Chief Minister Harish Rawat on Saturday hinted at possible tampering of Electronic Voting Machines (EVMs) to tweak the poll outcome.
Narendra Modi magic creates history in Uttarakhand Assembly Elections 2017, trashes Congress’ and CM Harish Rawat’s reputationFE Online | March 11, 2017 3:48 PM
The quaintly named ‘Devbhoomi’ (land of the gods), the hilly region of Uttarakhand that lies just before the Himalaya mountains, has voted massively in favour of the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP).
PTI | March 11, 2017 1:45 PM
The BJP is leading in 55 seats in the 70-member Uttarakhand Assembly, while ruling Congress was racing ahead in 11, except Chief Minister Harish Rawat who lost Haridwar (Rural) seat.
FE Online | March 11, 2017 1:39 PM
Political bigwigs are seen taking the centre stage and have made the Assembly polls a tough battle between friends and friend-turned-foes.
FE Online | March 11, 2017 1:35 PM
More than 74 lakh votes have sealed the fate of around 628 candidates as 69 out of 70 assembly seats in Uttarakhand went for polls in a single phase elections on February 15. There was an unprecedented enthusiasm seen among the electorates with a record voter turnaround of 68 per cent this year.
FE Online | March 11, 2017 1:31 PM
As the result of Uttarakhand Assembly elections is all set to be declared on March 11, fate of around 628 candidates are have been sealed by more than 74 lakh voters in the hill state that went for polling in a single phase elections on February 15.
Hardwar Rural constituency assembly election winner 2017: Yatishwaranand from BJP wins; CM Harish Rawat from Congress losesFE Online | March 11, 2017 1:28 PM
Hardwar Rural constituency assembly election winner 2017: Yatishwaranand from BJP wins; CM Harish Rawat from Congress loses.
Kichcha constituency assembly election winner 2017: Rajesh Shukla from BJP wins; CM Harish Rawat from Congress losesFE Online | March 11, 2017 1:14 PM
Uttarakhand Kichcha constituency: Rajesh Shukla from BJP wins; CM Harish Rawat from Congress has lost. In the wake of election campaigning that been going on for months, the fight continues between Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP), Indian National Congress (INC) and others.
Uttarakhand Assembly Election Results Leads 2017 Live Updates: One booth of Lohaghat seat to go for repollingFE Online | March 12, 2017 10:01 PM
The thumping majority in Uttar Pradesh and Uttarakhand assembly elections has made things easier for BJP in Rajya Sabha.
FE Online | March 10, 2017 6:26 PM
Uttarakhand Exit polls: C-Voter India has predicted a very close tie. Meanwhile, India Today Axis poll too suggested a win for BJP. Chanakya Poll has predicted BJP’s runaway win, while MRC has said that Congress is not far behind.
FE Online | March 9, 2017 7:13 PM
Uttarakhand Exit polls: Chanakya Poll predicts BJP’s runaway win, MRC says Congress not far behind. C-Voter India has predicted a very close tie.
FE Online | March 11, 2017 6:27 PM
Even before the announcements of the Assembly elections 2017 in Uttarakhand, BJP was expected to defeat the ruling Congress in the polls.
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