Congress Legislature Party to meet today to decide on Rajasthan CM candidate; Ashok Gehlot and Sachin Pilot front-runners
The CLP will file a resolution about Rajasthan's chief ministerial candidate, and the observer will apprise Congress president Rahul Gandhi about the opinion and views of MLAs as well as senior leaders of the party.
Telangana Election Results: Motormouth Raja Singh, infamous for beheading to shooting threats, is lone BJP MLA to win in state
Singh, known in many quarters for his "inflammatory" comments, and who has over 60 cases against him, mostly for "hate speeches", retained his Goshamahal Assembly constituency in Hyderabad. Uttar Pradesh Chief Minister Yogi Adityanath had, in fact, campaigned for him in the segment.
Assembly election results 'unexpected' and will not have any impact on 2019 LS polls, says Arun Jaitley
Jaitley said these assembly election results will have no bearing on the 2019 Lok Sabha polls, which will be fought on the Central government's policies and the leadership of Prime Minister Narendra Modi.
Daily Bulletin: Governor makes Congress wait in MP as party sweeps Rajasthan, Chhattisgarh; Shaktikanta Das is new RBI Governor; day's top stories
Today's top stories: Jodie Foster to direct, co-producer and star in remake of Woman at War; Congress makes big gains in Assembly polls in Rajasthan and Chhattisgarh; TRS and MNF win in Telangana and Mizoram; Markets to take cautious approach; and more.
Madhya Pradesh Election Results 2018: Congress stakes claim to form govt in Hindi heartland, gets support from Independents
In what seemed likely to be driven by the 2017 Goa experience, Congress Tuesday staked claim to form the government in Madhya Pradesh in a letter sent to the govrnor
Assembly elections 2018: Rahul Gandhi says BJP's defeat is 'message to Modi'; asserts Congress will provide new vision to country
Attacking the government, Rahul Gandhi said the demonetisation was a "disaster" and there was "definitely corruption" in the fighter deal, who's truth will come out.
Mamata Banerjee claims Assembly poll results indicate 'beginning of BJP's end', accuses saffron party of misusing power
Mamata Banerjee said the BJP has tasted defeat in the Assembly elections for misusing democratic institutions and for proudly displaying its power.
Chhattisgarh Election Results 2018: Raman Singh resigns as chief minister, Congress to form government
Congress is leading in 64, while BJP was relegated to a distant second spot with 18 seats, as per the latest trends available in 89 of the 90 seats in the House. "I have submitted my resignation to Chhattisgarh Governor," Raman Singh told reporters.
Assembly Elections 2018: Congress trumps BJP in Hindi heartland, but that won't make road ahead easy for grand alliance
While it is ready to form the core of mahagathbandhan against Modi in 2019, Congress might find it difficult to gain acceptance among the constituents of a third front, many of whom consider a ‘strong Congress’ an anathema to a grand alliance.
'2019 will be BJP mukt Bharat': Assembly election results indicate people fed up with 'jumla', says AAP
The AAP leader said farmers, youths, traders and women are "not happy" with BJP's policies due to which the party seems loosing ground in the states it ruled.
Mizoram Election Results: With ally Mizo National Front's emphatic win in state, BJP's inroads into North East complete
For a party pursuing an avowedly Hindutva agenda and usually identified with the trappings of all that is Brahmanical patriarchy, it was considered inconceivable that the saffron party would find such appeal in the North East.
Telangana Assembly Election Results: KCR's nephew T Harish Rao retains Siddipet seat with record 1.20 lakh votes
Associated with the TRS since it was floated by K Chandrashekar Rao in 2001, T Harish Rao has won the Siddipet seat for the sixth consecutive time.
Assembly Election Results 2018: Rajnath Singh says outcome does not reflect Modi government's performance
Rajnath Singh also said Congress-led grand alliance was heading to a "huge defeat" in Telangana, where the Telangana Rashtra Samithi (TRS) appears set to retain to power with a big majority.
Rajasthan Election Results: Sachin Pilot says Congress headed for victory in 3 states, claims trend will continue in rest of India
Pilot said the Congress was marching towards victory in Rajasthan, Chhattisgarh and Madhya Pradesh and the trend would continue in the future in the rest of India.
Madhya Pradesh Election Results: BSP holds key in govt formation; Mayawati may pick Congress over BJP with eye on 2019
In the previous Assembly polls in Madhya Pradesh held in 2013, the BSP’s vote share had declined significantly, as had the number of seats it won.
Jodhpur Election Results 2018: Congress candidate Manisha Panwar leads over BJP's Atul Bhansali by over 8,000 votes
In Rajasthan's Jodhpur constituency, as the results come in, Manisha Panwar of the Congress is leading by over 8,000 votes over the BJP's Atul Bhansali.
CPI General Secretary Suravaram Sudhakar Reddy also alleged that K Chandrashekar Rao's win in Telangana is a "technical victory and not a moral one".
Election results: Congress neck and neck with BJP in MP; leads in Rajasthan, Chhattisgarh; TRS races ahead in Telangana, MNF in Mizoram
The Congress was leading in the BJP-ruled states of Rajasthan and Chhattisgarh and was locked in a close fight in Madhya Pradesh while the TRS forged ahead in Telangana and the MNF in Mizoram, trends indicated on Tuesday as votes for elections in the five states were counted.
Mizoram Election Results 2018: MNF's liquor ban promise and Zoram People's Movement axes Congress’ comeback
Even as the result of vote counting in Mizoram Assembly Election proceeds, the Mizo National Front emerges as the front-runner, winning 14 seats and leading in 11 other in the state with 40 constituencies.
Chhattisgarh Election Results: After initial scare, Raman Singh leads in Rajnandgaon over Congress' Karuna Shukla by 147 votes
Chhattisgarh chief minister Raman Singh was elected twice from Rajnandgaon, in 2008 and 2013 by a comfortable margin. He had won the Lok Sabha polls from this constituency in 1999.