JHARKHAND ASSEMBLY POLLS
Election Commission defers Rajya Sabha polls scheduled for March 26 in view of coronavirus outbreak
Election to fill up 55 seats in the Upper House of Parliament was to be held on March 26, but 37 candidates from 10 states have already been elected without a contest.
Congress, AIUDF to jointly contest Bodoland polls in April
Congress leader Durga Das Boro said the alliance will contest in 20 constituencies...
Digvijaya Singh files nomination for Rajya Sabha polls
Singh reached the state Assembly secretariat around 12.30 pm and submitted his papers ...
BJP encounters another setback in assembly polls
Much like in Jharkhand, though, where the party failed to measure up to a regional leader like Hemant Soren, the ploy did not work against AAP leader and Delhi chief minister Arvind Kejriwal.
Modi-Shah not invincible: Raut on Delhi Assembly poll results
In his weekly column in Sena mouthpiece 'Saamana', its executive editor and senior Shiv Sena leader Sanjay Raut said the Delhi assembly results showed PM Modi and Amit Shah are not invincible. He also criticised BJP's "religion-centric" political strategy and lauded the developmental works of the Arvind Kejriwal-led Delhi government.
View: Is Congress up for resurrection?
Whether one likes it or not, Congress is still the only truly national party apart from BJP.
Tarun Gogoi to talk to AIUDF on Assam Rajya Sabha seat
Of the three seats, two vacancies were caused after Congress leaders Bhubaneswar Kalita and Sanjay Singh joined the BJP and quit their RS seats. The third vacancy is due to Bodoland People’s Front MP Biswajit Daimary completing his term.
RJD hopes for Lalu's release before Bihar assembly polls
The Rashtriya Janata Dal is hopeful that party chief Lalu Prasad will be able to secure bail before the party begins its campaign for the Bihar assembly elections around October.
MP Congress in SC seeks deferment of trust vote till by-polls, says heavens won't fall if govt continues
The Madhya Pradesh Congress on Wednesday told the Supreme Court that a probe is needed on the resignation letters of its rebel MLAs submitted by BJP leaders to the Speaker of the state Assembly.
Blame game in Congress after party's rout in Delhi Assembly polls
While AICC Delhi in-charge PC Chacko sought to put the blame of the party's decline on late Chief Minister Sheila Dikshit, Congress leader Sharmishtha Mukherjee took on senior party leader P Chidambaram, who had welcomed the AAP win as "defeat of bluff and bluster". Congress leader Shashi Tharoor posted an Urdu couplet on Twitter saying, one is taking pride in someone else's victory, even in the party's defeat.
BJP and MNS explore tie-up for Aurangabad civic body polls
In a development that could lead to some interesting political alignments, the BJP and Maharashtra Navnirman Sena (MNS) leaderships are exploring whether the two parties could enter into an alliance for the Aurangabad civic polls to be held in April.
Delhi Assembly polls: Counting of votes from 8 am on Tuesday
The counting of votes for the Delhi Assembly elections will begin at 8 am on Tuesday. The votes were polled on February 8. Delhi's Chief Ele...
Kalkaji election results: AAP's Atishi wins in her debut Assembly polls
Atishi, one of the most popular faces of the Aam Aadmi Party, won against Dharambir Singh of the BJP and Shivani Chopra of the Congress.
Lt Governor Anil Baijal dissolves Delhi Legislative Assembly
"Lt Governor Anil Baijal on Tuesday dissolved the Sixth Legislative Assembly of the National Capital Territory of Delhi with effect from February 11," the official said, as counting of votes in the Assembly election is underway.
Voter turnout in Delhi assembly polls was 62.59%, Says EC
After facing flak for not announcing the final voter turnout for the Delhi Assembly Polls, the Delhi Chief Electoral Officer (CEO) announced...
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