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  • Assembly election results: Saffron surge in Maharashtra 6 hours 55 minutes ago

    Bharatiya Janata Party has become the first party since 1990 to win more than 100 seats. Their one arch rival, NCP, has offered outside support. BJP leader Rajiv pratap Rudy said, "Arun Jaitley and Rajnath Singh will be in Mumbai to discuss future course of action." ...
  • Hung assembly in Maharashtra, BJP set to form government, looks for allies 18 hours 30 minutes ago

    New Delhi: It's a hung assembly in Maharashtra with the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) emerging as the single largest party but well short of the halfway mark in the 288-member House. BJP's reliance on Prime Minister Narendra Modi has surely paid rich dividends. In a major shift of power, the...
  • Haryana Assembly elections: BJP dethrones Congress, INLD fails to make a comeback 20 hours 26 minutes ago

    New Delhi: Bharatiya Janata Party is all set to form government in Haryana for the very first time after registering a record victory in the state by winning 47 of the 90 seats. As BJP made huge leaps in the state, ruling Congress was badly decimated in the polls. It won...
  • Maharashtra, Haryana win makes Narendra Modi invincible, cements Amit Shah's position 21 hours 39 minutes ago

    New Delhi: Bharatiya Janata Party's big win in Haryana and an impressive showing in Maharashtra have confirmed that 'Narendra Modi wave' is still blowing strong across India. It has also proved that Modi is the real Big Boss and Amit Shah's poll strategies still yield big, handsome results. The outcome...
  • Maharashtra polls: Congress would play role of constructive opposition, says Prithviraj Chavan 22 hours 18 minutes ago

    New Delhi: Taking responsibility for Congress' rout in Maharashtra assembly election, former Chief Minister Prithviraj Chavan on Sunday said that the party's performance was "disappointing" though it did recover some ground since Lok Sabha polls. "The performance of Congress party has been disappointing... Since I led the party in the...
  • Haryana Assembly elections: BJP scripts history with absolute majority, all eyes now on CM 22 hours 30 minutes ago

    New Delhi: In a historic shift in power in Haryana, the Bharatiya Janata Party won Assembly elections with absolute majority for the first time. The BJP, which only had four MLAs in Haryana till the morning of October 19, easily crossed the halfway mark of 45 in the 90-member Assembly...
  • Maharashtra polls: BJP wrests all three seats from MNS in Nashik city 22 hours 34 minutes ago

    Nashik: The BJP has wrested all the three seats from MNS in Nashik city. Nashik-Central's sitting MNS legislator Vasant Gite was defeated by BJP's Devyani Pharande by a margin of 28,272 votes. Gite polled 33,276 votes while Pharande won by securing 61,548 votes. In Nashik-West, BJP's state unit general secretary...
  • Haryana Assembly elections: Chautalas mauled as BJP sweeps Haryana 22 hours 54 minutes ago

    New Delhi: It was a do or die battle for the Indian National Lok Dal in the 2009 Haryana Assembly elections. The party, which fought an almost leaderless battle with its chief OP Chautala lodged in jail, lost badly as the 'Narendra Modi wave' took the Bharatiya Janata Party to...
  • Maharashtra election match ends in a draw, BJP's best option going with Shiv Sena Yesterday

    Mumbai: There are no clear winners in the Maharashtra Assembly election. It is a classic case of 'winner comes second'. The Congress-NCP and the BJP-Shiv Sena alliances collapsed just three weeks before voting and all went to the battle on their own in a hurry. Certainly, the BJP has many reasons...
  • Haryana Assembly elections: Congress wins Rai seat by just three votes Yesterday

    New Delhi: Defeat hurts. It hurts even more when one loses a closely contested elections by just three votes and this is exactly what happened to Inderjeet of the Indian National Lok Dal. Inderjeet lost the elections from Rai constituency in Haryana to sitting MLA Jai Tirath of the Congress...
  • Haryana Assembly elections: CM Bhupinder Hooda retains Garhi Sampla Kiloi Yesterday

    New Delhi: Even as the ruling Congress got decimated in the Assembly elections, Haryana Chief Minister Bhupinder Singh Hooda retained his constituency Garha Sampla Kiloi. He defeated Indian National Lok Dal's Satish Kumar Nandal by a margin of over 25,000 votes. Garhi Sampla Kiloi in Jind district was amongst the...
  • Assembly elections: Political developments in Haryana as the counting progressed Yesterday

    New Delhi: 4:30 pm: Final tally stands at: BJP- 47, INLD-19, Congress-15, HJC-2. Shiromani Akali Dal and Bahujan Samaj Party 1 each. 3:30 pm: INLD's Dushyant Chautala loses to BJP's Prem Lata in Uchana Kalan. 2:45 pm: Naina Singh of the Chautala family has been declared winner in the Dabwali constituency where...
  • Assembly elections results: As the day progressed Yesterday

    New Delhi: 6:25 pm: If BJP is fine joining hands with NCP, they should go ahead with it, says Uddhav Thackeray. 6:20 pm: I have not yet proposed any alliance offers to anyone. But we are ready consider if anyone approaches us: Shiv Sena chief Uddhav Thackeray. 6:00 pm: Prime Minister...
  • Assembly elections 2014: Haryana, Maharashtra brace up for counting day Yesterday

    New Delhi: Just a little over five months after the results of 16th Lok Sabha elections were declared, another political slugfest will be decided on Sunday when results for Haryana and Maharashtra assemblies will be declared. The results will not only decide the winner in the two states but will also...
  • HCL Technologies Q1 Net up 32.3 per cent at Rs 1,873 crore 3 days ago

    New Delhi: India's fourth largest software services provider HCL Technologies on Friday reported 32.3 per cent rise in consolidated net profit at Rs 1,873 crore for the first quarter ended September 30 on the back of strong growth in Europe and business services. The company had posted a net profit...
  • Don't be disheartened by the bypoll results, Shah tells BJP workers September 17, 2014

    Boosting the enthusiasm in his partymen, BJP chief Amit Shah said that the recent bypoll results should not be given importance and BJP will sweep the upcoming assembly elections of Maharashtra and Harayana. ...
  • Bypolls defeat: BJP should consider bringing Varun back, says Maneka Gandhi September 17, 2014

    New Delhi: A day after the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) lost seats in bypoll elections in Uttar Pradesh, Gujarat and Rajasthan states where it swept the Lok Sabha elections Union Minister Maneka Gandhi has said that the party should consider bringing back her son and Sultanpur MP Varun...
  • Shiv Sena reacts sharply to BJP's performance in bypolls, says one's feet should be on ground September 17, 2014

    Mumbai: After a dismal performance by the Bharatiya Janata Party in the Assembly bypolls, its ally Shiv Sena has reacted sharply to it and said that this was a big lesson for Maharashtra Assembly elections. In an article in the party's mouthpiece Saamna, Sena said, "This is a big lesson for...
  • Bypoll results: Wake up call for the BJP? September 16, 2014

    Bharatiya Janata Party which ruled the roost in Lok Sabha elections got a kind of wake up call with the bypoll results as the party has suffered major setbacks in key states like Uttar Pradesh, Rajasthan and Gujarat. ...
  • Bypoll results: BJP suffers reverses in Rajasthan, UP September 16, 2014

    Bharatiya Janata Party suffered a jolt in Rajasthan winning just one of the four seats and was losing ground in Uttar Pradesh where Samajwadi Party(SP) was ahead during counting of votes in the bypolls on Tuesday exactly four months after it swept the two states in Lok Sabha elections. ...
  • People have voted against Central government, says Mukul Roy September 16, 2014

    Trinamool Congress on Tuesday claimed that 'Modi magic' has gone pale in the 100 days of BJPled NDA being in power at the Centre and asserted that people have reposed their faith in Mamata Banerjee in West Bengal. TMC General Secretary Mukul Roy said, "Central government trying to malign Mamata...
  • Local units should introspect where we went wrong, says Uma Bharti September 16, 2014

    Facing reverses in some seats in the Assembly bypolls, the BJP on Tuesday said the results in some places were not according to its expectations. Union Minister Uma Bharti on Tuesday said, "state workers, leaders must introspect over defeat. Modi's popularity is increasing day by day." ...
  • Assembly bypoll results a defeat of PM Modi, his agenda: Congress September 16, 2014

    The Congress seemed to be on the road of revival after its performance in the Assembly bypolls. Party spokesperson Sandeep Dikshit said, "This election has to be seen as much as a defeat of Narendra Modi and his agenda and what his government has done in three months as a...
  • Assembly bypoll results should be seen in local perspective: BJP September 16, 2014

    The Bharatiya Janata Party suffered a serious jolt in the Assembly bypolls as it performed below expectation and failed to retain some of its seats. Party spokesperson Nalin Kohli said, "We have retained Vadodara, the SP has retained its Mainpuri. Nothing has changed from the national perspective. These results should...
  • People have moved beyond love jihad: Sachin Pilot on Congress's victory in Rajasthan bypolls September 16, 2014

    New Delhi: The Congress was in a celebration mode in Rajasthan as the party won three out of four seats in the state in the recently held bypolls. Rajasthan Congress chief Sachin Pilot thanked people and said that it was the result of the party's hard work in the past...
  • Congress wrests three Assembly seats from BJP in Rajasthan September 16, 2014

    Jaipur: In a jolt to the Vasundhara Raje government, the opposition Congress on Tuesday wrested three Assembly seats of Weir, Nasirabad and Surajgarh from the ruling BJP which could retain only the Kota seat. Out of four Assembly seats which went to polls on September 13, BJP managed to win only...
  • Bharatiya Janata Party makes inroads into West Bengal Assembly, TMC retains Chowringhee September 16, 2014

    Kolkata: BJP on Tuesday made its debut in the West Bengal Assembly by winning the Basirhat Dakshin seat while Trinamool Congress retained the prestigious Chowringhee seat. BJP's Shamik Bhattacharya won the Basirhat Dakshin seat in North 24 Parganas district by a margin of 1742 votes against its nearest Trinamool Congress rival...
  • Bypoll results: People have voted against communal forces, says UP CM September 16, 2014

    The Samajwadi Party took a huge lead in the bypolls in Uttar Pradesh, making its way ahead in nine out of 11 seats. The BJP could gain in only two seats. ...
  • Gujarat: Bharatiya Janata Party retains Vadodara Lok Sabha seat; wins 6 Assembly seats, Congress 3 September 16, 2014

    Ahmedabad: Bharatiya Janata Party on Tuesday retained the Vadodara Lok Sabha seat in Gujarat which was vacated by Prime Minister Narendra Modi. BJP candidate Ranjanben Bhatt surged ahead of rival Congress nominee Narendra Rawat to bag the seat. Bypoll results for nine Assembly seats also come out out of which...
  • CPM candidate Prabhat Chowdhury wins Assembly bypoll in Tripura September 16, 2014

    Agartala: Ruling CPI(M) on Tuesday retained its seat in the only Left bastion of Tripura by defeating Congress in the bypoll in Manu (ST) Assembly constituency. Prabhat Chowdhury of CPIM secured 21,759 votes defeating Mailafru Mog of Congress by 5788 votes. Mog polled 15,971 votes in the constituency, considered to be...