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Lok Sabha election: In Himachal Pradesh, dynasts gear up to capture Hamirpur, Mandi with eye on tenure in Delhi
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Lok Sabha election: In Himachal Pradesh, dynasts gear up to capture Hamirpur, Mandi with eye on tenure in Delhi

Prem Singh Dhumal’s loss sent out a strong warning signal to Anurag Thakur and the public here believe that it was only during the last two years that Anurag had begun devoting time to his constituency.

BJP MP Anurag Thakur befooling people on rail-link to Hamirpur, says Congress leader Rajinder Rana
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BJP MP Anurag Thakur befooling people on rail-link to Hamirpur, says Congress leader Rajinder Rana

Congress' Sujanpur legislator Rajinder Rana on Monday alleged that BJP MP Anurag Thakur was befooling the people of the region on matters related to a rail-link to Hamirpur.

Jai Ram Thakur is new Himachal Pradesh CM: Narendra Modi, Amit Shah ready state BJP for long-term leadership change
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Jai Ram Thakur is new Himachal Pradesh CM: Narendra Modi, Amit Shah ready state BJP for long-term leadership change

Prem Kumar Dhumal’s loss in these elections could prove to be a blessing in disguise for the BJP in Himachal Pradesh.

Jairam Thakur selected by BJP as next Himachal Pradesh chief minister, legislators to meet governor in evening
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Jairam Thakur selected by BJP as next Himachal Pradesh chief minister, legislators to meet governor in evening

The Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) on Sunday announced the name of five-time legislator Jairam Thakur as the next Himachal Pradesh chief minister

Himachal Pradesh polls: Prem Kumar Dhumal rules himself out of CM's race; JP Nadda, Jairam Thakur emerge as frontrunners
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Himachal Pradesh polls: Prem Kumar Dhumal rules himself out of CM's race; JP Nadda, Jairam Thakur emerge as frontrunners

Prem Kumar Dhumal on Saturday night ruled himself out from the race for the post of Himachal Pradesh chief minister, a day before a meeting of BJP MLAs to elect their leader

BJP to hold legislative party meet today, may announce next Himachal Pradesh chief minister
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BJP to hold legislative party meet today, may announce next Himachal Pradesh chief minister

The suspense over the next chief minister of Himachal Pradesh may end on Sunday when the Bharatiya Janata Party's legislative party meets.

Himachal Pradesh election result: BJP struggles to appoint chief minister despite convincing win; JP Nadda, Suresh Bhardwaj in reckoning
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Himachal Pradesh election result: BJP struggles to appoint chief minister despite convincing win; JP Nadda, Suresh Bhardwaj in reckoning

As multiple names and scenarios crop up in the hill state in the BJP's hunt for a new chief minister, it is only likely that Prime Minister Narendra Modi and party president Amit Shah will take the final call.

BJP clinched Himachal Pradesh convincingly, but picking CM proves tricky: Brief rundown of key candidates in fray
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BJP clinched Himachal Pradesh convincingly, but picking CM proves tricky: Brief rundown of key candidates in fray

The BJP convincingly clinched victory in Himachal Pradesh, but lost the one seat that really mattered: Sujanpur constituency, where the party's chief ministerial candidate Prem Kumar Dhumal was contesting

Himachal Pradesh polls: Nirmala Sitharaman, Narendra Singh Tomar in Shimla to meet newly-elected BJP MLAs
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Himachal Pradesh polls: Nirmala Sitharaman, Narendra Singh Tomar in Shimla to meet newly-elected BJP MLAs

BJP central observers Nirmala Sitaraman and Narendra Singh Tomar arrived here today to meet the newly elected party MLAs to elicit their views and arrive at consensus on a new chief minister.

Modi-Shah delay hunt for CMs after BJP faces new Gujarat caste maths, PK Dhumal lost in Himachal Pradesh
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Modi-Shah delay hunt for CMs after BJP faces new Gujarat caste maths, PK Dhumal lost in Himachal Pradesh

Although BJP won both the states, the nature of the verdict has now brought in other contenders for the top executive post in these states compelling Prime Minister Narendra Modi and BJP president Amit Shah to review the mandate.

Himachal Pradesh Election 2017 results: Virbhadra Singh resigns as chief minister after BJP wrests power in state
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Himachal Pradesh Election 2017 results: Virbhadra Singh resigns as chief minister after BJP wrests power in state

A day after the party's defeat in the Himachal Pradesh Assembly elections, Congress leader Virbhadra Singh on Tuesday tendered his resignation as chief minister and that of the Council of Ministers to Governor Acharya Devvrat.

Himachal Pradesh Assembly Election 2017: BJP sees 10 percent jump in vote share since 2012 polls
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Himachal Pradesh Assembly Election 2017: BJP sees 10 percent jump in vote share since 2012 polls

The BJP which romped to power in Himachal Pradesh by trouncing the Congress saw a jump of about 10 percent in its vote share as compared to the the last Assembly polls in the state in 2012.

BJP bags 44 seats in the 68-seat Himachal Pradesh Assembly as CM face Prem Kumar Dhumal faces defeat
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BJP bags 44 seats in the 68-seat Himachal Pradesh Assembly as CM face Prem Kumar Dhumal faces defeat

The BJP surged ahead of the Congress in Himachal Pradesh, winning close to a two-thirds majority with 42 seats in its kitty and leading in two more in the 68-member Assembly.

Himachal Pradesh election: Ex CMs Dhumal and Virbhadra see personal fortunes contrast with party's fates
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Himachal Pradesh election: Ex CMs Dhumal and Virbhadra see personal fortunes contrast with party's fates

It's a classic case of a captain scoring a century despite his side losing and the opposing team registering a huge win but its skipper getting out for a duck.

Himachal Pradesh polls: Protégé turns giant killer as Rajinder Rana defeats Prem Kumar Dhumal in Sujanpur
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Himachal Pradesh polls: Protégé turns giant killer as Rajinder Rana defeats Prem Kumar Dhumal in Sujanpur

Congress' Rajinder Singh Rana has emerged as the giant killer of Himachal Pradesh Assembly elections after defeating BJP's CM candidate Prem Kumar Dhumal.

Himachal Pradesh Election 2017: BJP left nothing to chance, but anti-incumbency factor did in lacklustre Congress
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Himachal Pradesh Election 2017: BJP left nothing to chance, but anti-incumbency factor did in lacklustre Congress

Congress appeared to have given up on Himachal Pradesh even before the Assembly elections were announced in the hill state. None of the party’s top leaders camped or campaigned in the state with even party president Rahul Gandhi paying just one visit to address a couple of election rallies.

Himachal Pradesh Assembly Election 2017: From development to drugs, a look at key issues that defined two-horse race
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Himachal Pradesh Assembly Election 2017: From development to drugs, a look at key issues that defined two-horse race

In the two-horse race, both the BJP and Congress banked heavily on development issues in Himachal Pradesh.

Himachal Pradesh Election Result 2017: Counting of votes begins in 42 centres for all 68 seats
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Himachal Pradesh Election Result 2017: Counting of votes begins in 42 centres for all 68 seats

Counting of votes is underway for the Himachal Pradesh Assembly elections on Monday where traditional rivals BJP and Congress have contested all 68 seats.

Himachal Pradesh Election Results 2017: Political families take centre stage as Virbhadra Singh, Prem Kumar Dhumal lock horns
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Himachal Pradesh Election Results 2017: Political families take centre stage as Virbhadra Singh, Prem Kumar Dhumal lock horns

The Himachal election will have a great impact on the fate of two political families of the state — those helmed by Virbhadra Singh and Prem Kumar Dhumal.