Assembly Election-2016

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Assembly polls: Five big takeaways from the BJP's success
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Assembly polls: Five big takeaways from the BJP's success

BJP and Congress need to reach out to the electorate with a greater sense of urgency; this requires long-term planning and engagement with the voters.

Assembly Election results: This is the highest point in the history of BJP, says Arun Jaitley
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Assembly Election results: This is the highest point in the history of BJP, says Arun Jaitley

"It's an all time high for us" and the "highest point" for BJP, Finance Minister Arun Jaitley said on Thursday as the party stormed to power in Assam.

Assembly election results: How Congress reacted to call for 'introspection' by Sonia, Rahul
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Assembly election results: How Congress reacted to call for 'introspection' by Sonia, Rahul

Not all Congress leaders were happy with the usual call for "introspection" by Sonia and Rahul Gandhi after the defeat in the Assembly elections.

Assembly elections 2016: What went wrong with the Left
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Assembly elections 2016: What went wrong with the Left

The Left might have won in Kerala, but losing West Bengal despite going for an alliance with the Congress has come as a big blow for the party that had ruled the state for more than three decades at a stretch.

Assembly Election 2016: Nitish asks BJP not to go overboard celebrating Assam victory
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Assembly Election 2016: Nitish asks BJP not to go overboard celebrating Assam victory

Bihar Chief Minister Nitish Kumar has cautioned BJP against going overboard with celebrations of its victory in Assam, as he congratulated all political parties and alliances which emerged victorious in assembly polls in the five states whose results were declared on Thursday.

Assembly Elections 2016: Parties break records, create history of a new kind
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Assembly Elections 2016: Parties break records, create history of a new kind

The BJP created history for itself in the Assembly Elections 2016 by breaking new grounds in the North East by catapulting to power in Assam

Didi, Amma return; mummy and son suffer setback: Key takeaways from 2016 Assembly elections
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Didi, Amma return; mummy and son suffer setback: Key takeaways from 2016 Assembly elections

The final results for the election in four states and one Union Territory are yet to be announced but the outcome is pretty clear to by now and it was a helluva roller-coaster.

Hold your celebrations: Why BJP should worry about a 'Congress-mukt' India
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Hold your celebrations: Why BJP should worry about a 'Congress-mukt' India

Results of elections in four major states indicate the BJP needs its arch rival to succeed — it feeds off the failures of the Congress.

Assembly election results: Here's what unfolded on counting day
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Assembly election results: Here's what unfolded on counting day

West Bengal's ruling Trinamool Congress and Tamil Nadu's ruling AIADMK seem set to retain power on Thursday as the BJP is on the road to victory in Assam and the Left appears to be making a comeback in Kerala.

Poll campaigning ends in TN, Kerala and Puducherry; voting on 16 May
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Poll campaigning ends in TN, Kerala and Puducherry; voting on 16 May

Campaigning ended in Tamil Nadu, Kerala and Puducherry for 16 May assembly polls, ringing the curtain down on the gruelling two-month-long exercise.

EC seizes Rs 12 crore illegal cash in West Bengal
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EC seizes Rs 12 crore illegal cash in West Bengal

The cash seizures in West Bengal and other states were made by EC-appointed special flying squads and surveillance teams and Income Tax officials.