January 07, 2018 3:31 am
Prem Kumar Dhumal’s defeat in the election from Sujanpur — a seat he contested for the first time, had surprised many.
January 07, 2018 1:10 am
It’s absolutely unfair to raise fingers against pious organisations like RSS. Some forces known for their strong anti-RSS stance went-upon spreading false reports against the Sangh Pariwar," said Dhumal.
December 28, 2017 1:14 am
Supporters of senior leader Narender Bragta meet Dhumal, while aides of Bikram Jaryal raise slogans against new Chief Minister Jai Ram Thakur for missing out on Cabinet posts
December 24, 2017 3:25 am
“I had made it amply clear on the day of results that I was not in the CM race. To elect any person as CM is entirely the prerogative of the party’s central leadership,” Dhumal said
December 23, 2017 7:52 am
Supporters of Prem Kumar Dhumal, the CM candidate who lost from Sujanpur after shifting from Hamirpur, are not prepared to give up their claim to power. Five-term MLA Jairam Thakur, on the other hand, has emerged front-runner for the post.
December 22, 2017 5:40 pm
Sloganeering in favour of Prem Kumar Dhumal and counter-slogans by those backing candidature Jairam Thakur was witnessed even as consultations were underway.
December 21, 2017 2:21 pm
Insiders said the party high command didn't want to send a wrong signal by choosing a leader who would have to contest a bypoll to become a CM as there were several four- and five-term MLAs
December 21, 2017 6:18 am
The central BJP team comprises Union ministers Nirmala Sitharaman and Narendra Singh Tomar, who have been nominated observers by the BJP’s parliamentary board, and Mangal Pandey, the party’s in-charge of Himachal Pradesh
December 19, 2017 11:09 am
"Personal loss is not of much importance.The gain that victory has brought to state BJP is important. Thankful to people of the state for voting for BJP," Dhumal said.
December 18, 2017 11:52 am
In case Dhumal loses, then Jai Ram Thakur, who is a four-time winner from Seraj constituency in Mandi district and who has a strong RSS background too, can be BJP's pick. Jai Ram was also a minister in last BJP government.
November 04, 2017 11:50 pm