Assembly Polls

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J&K minister Sham Lal Sharma resigns ahead of assembly polls

Sharma, who has submitted his resignation, is a Congress legislator from Akhnoor and he is known as firebrand party leader.

First in 15 yrs, Cong workers get a bonus

The bonus was distributed to 26 employees of the Delhi Congress office by Delhi unit chief Arvinder Singh Lovely.


Lotus blooms in tribal parts where Congress ruled the roost

The BJP captured 11 of the 25 reserved seats, while it had won just two such seats in 2009.


BJP’s victory in polls not a verdict for Union govt: Mayawati

She said dramas were being enacted in the name of ‘Swach Bharat Abhiyan’ to divert peoples’ attention.

BJP’s twin wins sends AAP to basics: Plan for campaign on Delhi issues

Since BJP won on back of Modi, AAP says Delhi is not about him

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The party leadership has failed to re-energise the organisation. Even now, the BSP is relying on its old formula of social engineering for revival. (PTI)

BSP close to losing national party status

BSP, which contested all seats in Maharashtra and Haryana assembly elections, won only one seat, Prithla, in Haryana.


15 years on, BJP rises in Gurgaon

BJP’s voteshare in this Assembly election saw a steep climb, from 33.2 per cent from a mere 9.05 per cent in 2009.


AAP throws a challenge: show courage, let’s go to polls

Other leaders said that were the BJP to fight elections in Delhi, leadership would be a primary factor that gives AAP the edge.

Jolt to BJP in UP as Kairana goes to SP

Hukum Singh had been elected from Kairana in 1996, 2002, 2007 and 2012 state Assembly elections.

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BJD retains Kandhamal LS seat

BJD leaders celebrated Singh’s victory by bursting crackers and distributing sweets in Phulbani town and Bhubaneswar.


People have voted for change: Rahul Gandhi

Party high command spared, blame put on Hooda and Chavan


One leader, party can’t bring change: Bhagwat

Sources said Bhagwat asked all RSS office-bearers to work hard and create awareness in society that public support.


At 88, PWP MLA Ganpatrao Deshmukh wins his 11th Assembly polls

Deshmukh now equals DMK leader M Karunanidhi’s record.

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Many BJP ‘imports’ fail election test despite Modi rallies

Due to last-minute split in alliances, all major parties experienced a crunch of winnable candidates, leading to them ‘importing’ candidates.


Behind NCP support, 42 MLAs — and 1 file to probe Ajit Pawar

The NCP offered unconditional outside support to the BJP, which at 123 seats is 22 short of a clear majority.