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The BJP on Wednesday swept the North Delhi Municipal Corporation (NDMC) Election.
With an eye on 2019 Lok Sabha Elections, Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) holding its two-day national executive meet in Odisha from Saturday, with all the party bigwigs, including Prime Minister Narendra Modi joining the deliberations.
The opposition Congress was racing ahead in 76 seats in the 117-member Punjab Assembly, followed by the AAP in 22 seats, the SAD in 12 seats and the BJP in three seats, as the latest trends.
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Congress-led by Captain Amarinder Singh has emerged as the big winner in Punjab Assembly Elections. Though, initial trends indicated that Arvind Kejriwal-headed Aam Aadmi Party would give stiff competition to the grand old party, but as the results came in, the picture was clear that Badals were on their way out and the Captain would rule the state for next five years.
The BJP cruised towards victory on Saturday in Uttarakhand while the Congress was left far behind as the counting for the Uttarakhand Assembly Election was underway.
Over 68 percent of the electorate voted in the Uttarakhand Polls 2017. The contest is mainly between the ruling Congress and the Bharatiya Janata Party.
83 percent of the voters exercised their rights for the second and final phase of the Manipur Assembly elections on Wednesday. A total of 98 contestants are vying for the 22 seats spread across the valley districts of Thoubal and the hill districts of Ukhrul, Chandel, Tamenglong and Senapati.
Over 50 percent polling was reported on Wednesday in the seventh and last phase of Uttar Pradesh elections covering 40 Assembly seats spread over seven districts.
Prominent candidates in fray - Om Prakash, Parasnath Yadav, Ajay Rai, former MP Dhananjay Singh, Sigbatullah Ansari brother of Mukhtar Ansari and Seema Singh wife of jailed mafia Munna Bajrangi.
Union Home Minister Rajnath Singh's son Pankaj Singh is contesting the upcoming 2017 Uttar Pradesh Assembly Elections on a Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) ticket from the high-profile Noida constituency.
Uttarakhand Assembly Elections 2017 are scheduled to be held in single phase on February 15. The two national parties Bharatiya Janata Party and the Congress are the main political contenders in the hill state.
State elections in Punjab have always been a two-way contest. Last two Assembly elections it was between Shiromani Akali Dal-BJP alliance and the Congress, but this time with Arvind Kejriwal-led Aam Aadmi Party deciding to jump into the poll fray, it would be interesting to see how the new entrant performs.
Arvind Kejriwal's Aam Aadmi Party (AAP) will be trying its luck in the upcoming Goa Assembly elections 2017. The new entrant in the Goa political arena has been working since last year with a door-to-door campaign called 'Jhadu Yatra' to boost its chances in the Assembly polls.
Prime Minister Narendra Modi laid the foundation stone of the Pune Metro rail project at the SSPMS ground on Saturday.
Loyalists of Samajwadi Party patriarch Monday morning started up lining in the national capital to ensure that the 'cycle' symbol remains with Mulayam Singh Yadav against the backdrop of Chief Minister Akhilesh Yadav seeking to take control of the party.
Samajwadi Party chief Mulayam Singh Yadav on Friday expelled his son and Uttar Pradesh Chief Minsiter Akhilesh Yadav and Ram Gopal Yadav from the party for six years for "indulging in anti-party activities".
The Bharatya Janata Party-Shiromani Akali Dal alliance won 20 out of the 26 wards in the Chandigarh Municipal Corporation polls on Tuesday.
In a shocking incident, Russian ambassador Andrey Karlov was on Monday shot dead by a Turkish policeman crying "Aleppo" and "revenge".
With dense fog conditions prevailing in many parts of north India on Saturday, 52 Delhi-bound trains were delayed.
Former prime minister HD Deve Gowda on Friday expressed unhappiness over total washout of Parliament's Winter Session and, at the same time, questioned the unity within the Opposition.
Dravida Munnetra Kazhagam (DMK) patriarch Karunanidhi, who is admitted to a private hospital here for treatment of cold and indigestion, on Friday underwent tracheotomy procedure.
With high-voltage Uttar Pradesh elections just months away, here's good news for Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP), which is facing huge Opposition protests over demonetisation.