Assembly Elections-2018

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IPFT claims BJP workers attacked 'over 100' of its members in Tripura; saffron party says it 'doesn't believe in politics of violence'
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IPFT claims BJP workers attacked 'over 100' of its members in Tripura; saffron party says it 'doesn't believe in politics of violence'

The IPFT alleged that BJP workers were attacking its supporters after the Lok Sabha election. IPFT spokesperson Mangal Debbarma said the party will have to think of 'alternative ways' if the attacks continue. BJP spokesperson Ashok Sinha denied the allegations.

MP farmers outraged over fake loan waiver list
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MP farmers outraged over fake loan waiver list

The farmers can't seem to win either way. On one hand, a loan waiver was launched to alleviate the suffering of 34 lakh farmers, and on the other, innocent farmers now have to suffer without ever having taken loans in the first place.

Firstpost Decode 2018, part 2 | Identity Swap
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Firstpost Decode 2018, part 2 | Identity Swap

Is BJP becoming more like Congress, and Congress becoming more like BJP? Rupali Mehra and Naghma Sahar discuss the apparent blending of political colours of the principal parties with Sanjay Kaul, Ajay Singh and Sandipan Sharma on Assembly election 2018 results day.

Firstpost Decode 2018, part 4 | 18 going on 19
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Firstpost Decode 2018, part 4 | 18 going on 19

What impact will the mandate of 2018 have on the General elections 2019? Rupali Mehra discusses this with Ajay Singh, Sandip Ghose, Sandipan Sharma and Sanjay Kaul on Assembly election 2018 results day.

Firstpost Decode 2018, part 3 | Two India's
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Firstpost Decode 2018, part 3 | Two India's

Are the two India’s, urban and rural, drifting apart more than ever? Rupali Mehra and Naghma Sahar discuss — how political parties are trying to strike a fine balance between these two conflicting electoral groupings — with senior journalist Rashid Kidwai, Sreemoy Talukdar and Pragya Singh on Assembly election 2018 results day.

Firstpost Decode 2018, part 1 | Staying Power
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Firstpost Decode 2018, part 1 | Staying Power

Are we seeing the trend of pro-incumbency being reversed? Rupali Mehra, Naghma Sahar discuss this with Advaita Kala, Sanjay Singh and Sandip Ghose on Assembly election 2018 results day.

Electoral jolts in Chhattisgarh, Rajasthan and MP show that TINA is a comforting illusion on which BJP should not rely
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Electoral jolts in Chhattisgarh, Rajasthan and MP show that TINA is a comforting illusion on which BJP should not rely

The BJP went into the Assembly elections in Rajasthan, Madhya Pradesh and Chhattisgarh with a strong leadership advantage at national and state levels alike

Madhya Pradesh govt formation Updates: Jyotiraditya Scindia proposes Kamal Nath's name for CM; formal announcement likely at 9 pm
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Madhya Pradesh govt formation Updates: Jyotiraditya Scindia proposes Kamal Nath's name for CM; formal announcement likely at 9 pm

Madhya Pradesh govt formation LIVE Updates: A one-line proposal has been passed at the Congress Legislature Party (CLP) meeting in Bhopal. The High Command will now take a decision on the chief minister face.

Centre likely to announce farm loan waivers to win back rural voters after BJP's debacle in Assembly Elections 2018
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Centre likely to announce farm loan waivers to win back rural voters after BJP's debacle in Assembly Elections 2018

Narendra Modi's government is likely to announce loan waivers worth billions of dollars to woo millions of farmers ahead of a general election.

MP election results declared: Congress bags 114 seats BJP takes 109; INC thanks voters for giving party 'responsibility to develop state'
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MP election results declared: Congress bags 114 seats BJP takes 109; INC thanks voters for giving party 'responsibility to develop state'

A resurgent Congress on Tuesday made significant gains in not just Madhya Pradesh but also in two other state Assembly elections, dealing a body blow to the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) in Chhattisgarh and Rajasthan.

Rajasthan Election Results updates: Vasundhara Raje resigns, says she hopes Congress will take govt's work forward
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Rajasthan Election Results updates: Vasundhara Raje resigns, says she hopes Congress will take govt's work forward

As the Rajasthan election results unfold, the Congress MLA will hold a meeting on Wednesday at the state Congress committee office.

Madhya Pradesh Election Results: Congress and BJP vie for control of crucial Hindi heartland state ahead of 2019
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Madhya Pradesh Election Results: Congress and BJP vie for control of crucial Hindi heartland state ahead of 2019

Rahul Gandhi's attempts to wrest the narrative ahead of the 2019 Lok Sabha polls seem to be working

Telangana election results 2018: KCR's risky move to dissolve Assembly pays rich dividends as TRS storms to victory
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Telangana election results 2018: KCR's risky move to dissolve Assembly pays rich dividends as TRS storms to victory

TRS supremo K Chandrashekar Rao repeatedly emphasised that his party would win 100 seats out of 119 on offer in Telangana

Mizoram Assembly Election Results: Congress loses last North East bastion as MNF rides anti-incumbency wave to win
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Mizoram Assembly Election Results: Congress loses last North East bastion as MNF rides anti-incumbency wave to win

The Mizo National Front (MNF) rode the anti-incumbency wave to 26 seats in the 40-member Assembly

How Mizoram Assembly election 2018 was won: A look at the Mizo National Front's victory in four infographics
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How Mizoram Assembly election 2018 was won: A look at the Mizo National Front's victory in four infographics

The Mizo National Front (MNF) on Tuesday returned to power in Mizoram after a decade, securing 26 seats, five more than an absolute majority in the 40-member Assembly.

Chhattisgarh Election Results 2018: Raman Singh resigns as chief minister, Congress to form government
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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.

'2019 will be BJP mukt Bharat': Assembly election results indicate people fed up with 'jumla', says AAP
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'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.

Assembly Election Results 2018: As Congress takes lead in Madhya Pradesh, Rajasthan, a look at key chief ministerial faces
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Assembly Election Results 2018: As Congress takes lead in Madhya Pradesh, Rajasthan, a look at key chief ministerial faces

With early trends showing Congress leading in both Madhya Pradesh and Rajasthan, here are some of the likely candidates for the chief ministerial post, if Congress comes to power

Telangana Election Results updates: 'Nation deserves non-BJP and non-Congress govt in 2019', says Asaduddin Owaisi
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Telangana Election Results updates: 'Nation deserves non-BJP and non-Congress govt in 2019', says Asaduddin Owaisi

Telangana Election Results LIVE updates: Telangana's caretaker chief minister and TRS president K Chandrasekhar Rao will address the media at 4.30 pm at Hyderabad's Telangana Bhavan. Rao's government will likely serve another term and form the Telangana government.

Jaisalmer Election Results 2018: Congress' Rooparam leads by more than 25,000 votes over BJP's Sansingh Bhati
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Jaisalmer Election Results 2018: Congress' Rooparam leads by more than 25,000 votes over BJP's Sansingh Bhati

In Rajasthan's Jaisalmer Assembly constituency, Congress candidate Rooparam is leading with 87,399 votes over the BJP's Sansingh Bhati. He trails by over 25,000 votes.