RESULTS

  • BJP set to from government in Jharkhand, speculations rife over possible CM nominees 2 days ago

    The Bharatiya Janata Party has won a majority in Jharkhand and is all set to form the first non-coalition government in the state. The state has had nine governments in the last 14 years, since its inception and there will now be a one party government in Jharkhand for the...
  • BJP the biggest gainer in J&K polls, wins more than twice the number of seats in 2008 2 days ago

    Jammu and Kashmir has delivered a fractured mandate in the Assembly elections as the Peoples Democratic Party secured 28 seats and the Bharatiya Janata Party was a close second with 25 seats. Both the parties are exploring their option to be able to form the government in the state. Meanwhile,...
  • BJP fails to make inroad in Kashmir valley, secure any seat in Ladakh region 3 days ago

    Srinagar: Notwithstanding the remarkable performance of Bhartiya Janata Party (BJP) in Jammu region, the saffron party was not able to make inroad in Kashmir valley and also failed to open an account in the Ladakh region. Despite a high voltage campaigning by top brass of the BJP including Prime Minister Narendra...
  • Jharkhand CM Hemant Soren tenders resignation 3 days ago

    Ranchi: With the Jharkhand electorate voting a BJP-led alliance to power, Chief Minister Hemant Soren tendered his resignation on Tuesday evening. Soren who won from Dumka constituency met Governor Syed Ahmed at Raj Bhawan and handed over his resignation. "We have done our duty with all sincerity. We ran the government...
  • PDP takes top spot in Jammu and Kashmir, BJP second; government formation a big challenge 3 days ago

    Srinagar: Jammu and Kashmir's four-cornered contest resulted in a badly fractured mandate with no party reaching within striking distance of the halfway mark of 44 in the 87-member Assembly. Even though Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) emerged as the single largest party with 28 seats, the Mufti Mohammad Sayeed-led party will...
  • BJP eyes alliance with National Conference in Jammu & Kashmir: Party sources 3 days ago

    Delhi: After emerging as the second largest party in Jammu and Kashmir, the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) is eyeing an alliance with the National Conference (NC). The PDP and the Congress are in a position to form an alliance to form the next government. BJP president Amit Shah, while addressing...
  • Hung Assembly in Jammu & Kashmir, BJP set to form government in Jharkhand 3 days ago

    Ranchi/Srinagar: The results for Jammu and Kashmir and Jharkhand Assembly elections declared on Tuesday are along the expected lines. While there is a hung assembly in Jammu and Kashmir, the Bharatiya Janata Party and its allies crossed the halfway mark of 41 in the 81-member Jharkhand Assembly. Riding high on...
  • Jharkhand Assembly election results: BJP set to form government in Jharkhand 3 days ago

    Ranchi: Prime Minister Narendra Modi's powerful campaign worked well for the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) which is all set to form the government in Jharkhand though technically it will still be a minority government. Despite the well-oiled campaign which appealed to the voters to given majority to the party to...
  • Fractured mandate in Jammu and Kashmir; PDP single largest, BJP close second 3 days ago

    Srinagar: In an election which was marred with terror attacks and yet registered a record voter turnout, Jammu & Kashmir gave a badly fractured mandate with no single party reaching a halfway marks of 44 in the 87-member Assembly. While Peoples Democratic Party registered win in 28 seats to become the...
  • Jharkhand Assembly election results: Arjun Munda loses from Kharsawan 3 days ago

    Ranchi: Former Jharkhand Chief Minister and heavyweight BJP leader Arjun Munda lost from the Kharsawan (ST) constituency. Munda, who had won the Kharsawan seat four times earlier, lost to JMM's Dashrath Gagrai. Munda, who had been chief minister thrice in the last 14 years since Jharkhand was...
  • CAT-2014 results to be declared on December 27 3 days ago

    Indore: Result of Common Admission Test (CAT) 2014 for admission in IIMs and other prestigious B-schools of the country will be announced on December 27. CAT-2014 was organised by Indore-based Indian Institute of Management (IIM) and a total of 1.7 lakh candidates appeared for the test. "Result of CAT-2014 will...
  • Jharkhand elections: Arjun Munda loses from Kharswan 3 days ago

    Ranchi: Former Jharkhand Chief Minister and heavyweight BJP leader Arjun Munda lost from the Kharsawan (ST) constituency. Munda, who had won the Kharsawan seat four times earlier, lost to JMM's Dashrath Gagrai. Munda, who had been chief minister thrice in the last 14 years since Jharkhand was created as a separate state...
  • BJP will form stable government in Jharkhand: Jayant Sinha 3 days ago

    New Delhi: Union Minister Jayant Sinha expressed confidence that BJP would form a stable government in Jharkhand and dismissed speculation that he was in the race for chief minister's post. "I am very busy in Delhi," Sinha, who is a Lok Sabha member from Hazaribagh in Jharkhand, told reporters on queries...
  • J&K elections: NC's Davinder Singh Rana wins Nagrota Assembly seat 3 days ago

    Jammu: National Conference's Davinder Singh Rana won the Nagrota Assembly seat of Jammu district by a margin of 4048 votes. Rana, in his maiden bid to reach Jammu and Kashmir Assembly, polled 23,678 votes and defeated his rival Nand Kishore of BJP by a margin of 4048 votes. Kishore polled...
  • Abdul Rahim Rather's defeat ends record 36-year stint in J&K Assembly 3 days ago

    Srinagar: Finance Minister Abdul Rahim Rather's record run in Jammu and Kashmir Assembly ended on Tuesday when he lost from Charar-e-Sharief while his National Conference colleague Ali Mohammad Sagar equalled his feat of sixth consecutive victories by winning Khanyar seat. Rather, who represented Charar-e-Sharief constituency for a record 36 years in...
  • Jharkhand elections: Madhu Koda loses from Majhgaon 3 days ago

    Ranchi: Former Jharkhand Chief Minister Madhu Koda lost from Majhgaon(ST) seat to Jharkhand Mukti Morcha candidate Niral Purty by 11,182 votes. Koda, who had been representing Jagannathpur constituency since 2000, won the assembly seat again in 2005 and went on to be the chief minister of the tribal state the next...
  • Jharkhand elections: Sudesh Mahto loses from Silli 3 days ago

    Ranchi: Former deputy chief minister and AJSU party president Sudesh Mahto on Tuesday lost from his home turf Silli after representing it for nearly 15 years. Mahto lost to JMM's Amit Kumar by 29,740 votes. Mahto was deputy chief minister in the erstwhile Shibu Soren and Arjun Munda governments. The AJSU party, which...
  • J&K elections: Congress says it is ready to align with PDP 3 days ago

    New Delhi: With assembly elections in Jammu and Kashmir throwing up a hung verdict, Congress said it was "open" to aligning with PDP in the state to provide a government. "We are always open. We have allied with PDP as well as with National Conference in past. One thing is...
  • Jammu and Kashmir elections result: Reaction on social media 3 days ago

    New Delhi: As the trends emerge for the 87 Assembly constituencies in Jammu and Kashmir, the Peoples Democratic Party is leading in the state, but requires outside support to form the government as it falls short of the magical number 44 seats. Even though the Bharatiya Janata Party was riding high...
  • J&K polls: CM Omar Abdullah loses Sonwar seat 3 days ago

    Srinagar: Jammu and Kashmir Chief Minister Omar Abdullah lost from Sonawar Assembly seat of Srinagar district and was trailing from Beerwah in Budgam district by 131 votes. The 44-year-old Chief Minister tweeted ahead of declaration of results by the Election Commission, "Congratulations to Ashraf Mir (PDP) for his victory in Sonwar.I wish...
  • Jharkhand CM is ahead in one seat, but many cabinet colleagues trailing 3 days ago

    Ranchi: Jharkhand Chief Minister Hemant Soren is leading from Barhait but is trailing from Dumka as are many of his ministerial colleagues in their respective seats as per trends available of the Assembly election. Soren is leading by over 10,500 votes from his nearest BJP rival Hemlal Murmu from Barhait...
  • J&K election results: Sajjad Gani Lone leading, PDP ahead in 2 seats in Kupwara 3 days ago

    Kupwara: People's Conference leader Sajjad Gani Lone, who is fighting his first assembly polls, was leading over his nearest National Conference rival in Handwara while PDP was ahead in two of the five constituencies in Kupwara district, according to early trends. Lone, youngest son of Abdul Ghani Lone who was killed...
  • J&K elections: Easy for PDP to ally with Congress than BJP, says Muzaffar Baig 3 days ago

    Srinagar: It will be easier to come together with Congress than BJP to form government in Jammu and Kashmir, senior PDP leader and MP Muzaffar Hussain Baig said. "It will be easier for PDP and Congress to come together then for PDP and BJP to come together because with Congress...
  • Jharkhand elections result: Reaction on social media 3 days ago

    New Delhi: As the trends emerge, it is becoming clear that the Bharatiya Janata Party may fall short of magical number of 41 to be able to form government in Jharkhand. After stunning victory in Lok Sabha and assembly elections, the BJP was riding high on the Narendra Modi wave...
  • J&K elections: PDP breaches NC's stronghold in Srinagar 3 days ago

    Srinagar: Main opposition PDP has breached the stronghold of National Conference in prestigious Srinagar Parliamentary constituency by gaining a lead in five seats with Jammu and Kashmir Chief Minister Omar Abdullah trailing in Sonawar seat. National Conference, which had won all the 10 seats in this Lok Sabha seat in 2008...
  • J&K elections: With no clear mandate, PDP find itself in 'difficult' position 3 days ago

    Srinagar: Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) said it is in a "difficult" situation over choosing a post-poll ally as election trends show that it won't be able to form government on its own. The party headed by Mufti Mohammed Sayeed said while it has ideological differences with BJP, the vote was against...
  • Jammu and Kashmir elections result: Who said what 3 days ago

    New Delhi: With trends showing a close fight between the Peoples Democratic Party and Bharatiya Janata Party in the Jammu and Kashmir Assembly elections, government formation will require a lot of bargaining with the National Conference and Congress also winning a handful of seats. Both the PDP and BJP may require...
  • PDP won't need help to form government in J&K: Sameer Kaul 3 days ago

    As the trends emerge, the Peoples Democratic Party and the Bharatiya Janata Party are neck-to-neck in Jammu and Kashmir. The PDP is even confident of forming the government on its own. PDP leader Sameer Kaul said, "At the moment as trends have come in, we, the PDP, seems to feel...
  • Live: PDP exploring options of government formation, says Mehbooba Mufti; NC hasn't got any request, says Omar 3 days ago

    Live: PDP takes early lead in Jammu and Kashmir, big lead for BJP in Jharkhand...
  • Jammu & Kashmir election results live: Single largest party PDP initiates process to form government, Omar concedes defeat 3 days ago

    Counting of votes to 87-member Jammu & Kashmir elections begin on 8 am. ...