BJP leads in 6 of 11 assembly seats in UP
The BJP is leading in Lucknow Cantt, Manikpur, Balha, Govind Nagar, Ghosi and in Pratapgarh where its ally, the Apna Dal candidate is leading. The Samajwadi Party (SP) is leading in Rampur where Tanzeen Fatima, wife of SP MP Azam Khan, is the candidate.
Haryana Election Results: Have faith in public and myself, says BJP candidate Babita Phogat
Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) candidate for Dadri ...
BJP core committee meets, to decide on Guv invite by evening
Governor Bhagat Singh Koshyari asked the BJP, the single largest party in the ne...
UP bypolls: BJP, ally improve lead; ahead in 8 seats
Of the 11 seats of the state where bypolls were held, eight were held by the BJP and one by ally Apna Dal (Sonelal). Two other seats were shared by the SP and the BSP. The bypolls were mostly necessitated after legislators got elected to the LS.
BJP refuses to accept Governor's offer to form government in Maharashtra
BJP on its own is falling short of numbers, thereby throwing the scene open for more uncertainties.
Shiv Sena needs to exit BJP-led NDA: NCP's Nawab Malik on support
The development came hours after the BJP, which emerged the largest party with 105 seats in the Assembly polls, stated that it would not stake claim to form the government as it did not have the supporting numbers in the 288-member House.
Exit polls hand BJP big wins in Maharashtra & Haryana
Most polls have given nearly three-fourths majority to the ruling BJP-Shiv Sena combine in Maharashtra, and a similar margin to the BJP in Haryana. Incumbents Devendra Fadnavis and Manohar Lal are on course for second terms as chief ministers
Maharashtra: Uddhav Thackeray faces acid test as he charts new course for Sena
Uddhav Thackeray, 59, a regional leader, stood up and held his ground against a national party (BJP) over tussle for sharing power, a political analyst said on condition of anonymity. Now, he will have to prove his credentials as a leader who can navigate a new political path with parties like the Congress and NCP, which are ideologically different.
BJP says can’t form government, sends ‘best wishes’ to Shiv Sena
The development came after BJP held two rounds of marathon meetings of its state leadership to hammer out a solution. The first meeting of the state BJP core committee was held at 11 am and went on till almost 3 pm on Sunday. The meeting was adjourned and the final decision was left to BJP chief Amit Shah.
Exit polls project BJP sweep in Maharashtra, Haryana; but D-Street not too excited about it
Analysts said market had discounted that the BJP-led NDA would retain power in both states.
Maharashtra Governor asks BJP to 'indicate willingness' to form govt
The BJP and Sena, who together won enough seats in the October 21 state elections to come to power, were locked in a bitter tussle over the chief minister's post. The term of the 13th state Assembly was ending today midnight.
Buy swords, not utensils on Dhanteras: BJP leader
A BJP leader in Uttar Pradesh's Deoband has asked the Hindu community to "buy swords made of iron instead of utensils on Dhanteras".
Khattar leaves for Delhi to meet senior leaders
After the poll results came out on Thursday, the ruling BJP fell 6 short of the halfway mark needed to form the next government. Haryana CM Manohar Lal Khattar was called on to discuss with party members about the hung house situation it is stuck in
Fadnavis Ministry by tomorrow: BJP
Senior BJP leader Sudhir Mungantiwar and state BJP chief Chandrakant Patil to meet the governor today to stake claim on behalf of Fadnavis and a new government would take oath by Friday.
SC to consider audio clip of CM Yediyurappa in Karnataka MLAs disqualification case
A purported audio clip of Yediyurappa expressing anguish against his party leaders at a recent party meeting in Hubballi over their opposition to giving tickets to the disqualified Congress-JD(S) MLAs for the December 5 Assembly bypolls in 15 constituencies had surfaced last Friday.
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