Himachal Pradesh News

BJP poised to take power in Himachal, wins 4 seats so far

BJP poised to take power in Himachal, wins 4 seats so far

The BJP was set to wrest power in Himachal Pradesh with its candidates on a victory lap in 36 of the 68 seats in the Assembly elections on Monday. The party has won four of the seven declared seats

Dec 18, 2017, 13:49 PM IST
Battle for Himachal: Can Dhumal spring a surprise?

Battle for Himachal: Can Dhumal spring a surprise?

As the results of Himachal Pradesh elections are all set to be announced soon, all eyes are set on two experienced men.Who would take the state`s top job - the six-time chief minister, Virbhadra

Dec 18, 2017, 13:25 PM IST
Congress's Anirudh Singh wins first seat in Himachal Pradesh

Congress's Anirudh Singh wins first seat in Himachal Pradesh

The Congress on Monday won its first seat in Himachal Assembly elections by defeating BJP candidate Vijay Jyoti .

Dec 18, 2017, 11:46 AM IST
BJP's Inder Singh Gandhi wins first seat in Himachal Pradesh

BJP's Inder Singh Gandhi wins first seat in Himachal Pradesh

The Bharatiya Janta Party (BJP) on Monday won its first seat in Himachal Assembly elections by defeating Congress cabinet Minister Prakash Chaudhary. Exit polls have predicted a clean sweep for BJP

Dec 18, 2017, 11:36 AM IST
BJP back to power in Himachal Pradesh, questions remain on CM as Prem Kumar Dhumal loses

BJP back to power in Himachal Pradesh, questions remain on CM as Prem Kumar Dhumal loses

Sitting incumbent Virbhadra Singh won with a handsome margin from Arki.

Dec 18, 2017, 11:09 AM IST
Congress, BJP locked in close figtht in Himachal Pradesh

Congress, BJP locked in close figtht in Himachal Pradesh

The Congress and the BJP were locked in a close fight in Himachal Pradesh with both leading in 13 seats, according to early Election Commission trends.

Dec 18, 2017, 09:51 AM IST
BJP leads in Himachal Pradesh

BJP leads in Himachal Pradesh

The Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) inched ahead of the ruling Congress on Monday as officials counted the votes polled in the Himachal Pradesh Assembly elections.

Dec 18, 2017, 08:53 AM IST
How Twitter is reacting to Gujarat and Himachal Pradesh election results

How Twitter is reacting to Gujarat and Himachal Pradesh election results

As the ruling Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) is making a bid for a fifth term in Gujarat, the Congress is attempting an electoral revival.

Dec 18, 2017, 08:22 AM IST
Congress supporters jump the gun, congratulate Rahul Gandhi for winning Gujarat, Himachal elections

Congress supporters jump the gun, congratulate Rahul Gandhi for winning Gujarat, Himachal elections

Congress supporters began celebrating from early Monday at a time when counting of votes in Gujarat and Himachal Pradesh elections had not even begun.

Dec 18, 2017, 08:19 AM IST
Himachal Pradesh Election Results 2017: Prem Kumar Dhumal trailing in Sujanpur – Live updates

Himachal Pradesh Election Results 2017: Prem Kumar Dhumal trailing in Sujanpur – Live updates

Prem Kumar Dhumal vs Rajender Rana in Sujanpur – Live updates

Dec 18, 2017, 07:12 AM IST
Himachal Pradesh Election Results 2017: Will Virbhadra Sigh win from Arki – Live updates

Himachal Pradesh Election Results 2017: Will Virbhadra Sigh win from Arki – Live updates

The Election Commission will declare the Himachal Pradesh Assembly Election Results 2017 on Monday.

Dec 18, 2017, 07:06 AM IST
BJP poised to take power in Himachal Pradesh

BJP poised to take power in Himachal Pradesh

The BJP looks set to wrest power from the Congress in Himachal Pradesh as it was leading in over 40 seats while the ruling party bagged one seat and was leading in 21 others, according to Election

Dec 18, 2017, 06:39 AM IST
Assembly election results 2017: Stage set for Gujarat, Himachal Pradesh verdict; stakes high for PM Narendra Modi, Rahul Gandhi

Assembly election results 2017: Stage set for Gujarat, Himachal Pradesh verdict; stakes high for PM Narendra Modi, Rahul Gandhi

While PM Modi led the campaign for the BJP in Gujarat, Rahul was the pivot of the Congress' electioneering.

Dec 17, 2017, 21:03 PM IST
Himachal Pradesh Assembly elections 2017: Counting of votes on Monday - Key highlights

Himachal Pradesh Assembly elections 2017: Counting of votes on Monday - Key highlights

Himachal Pradesh witnessed a 75.28 percent turnout in Assembly elections.

Dec 17, 2017, 20:32 PM IST
Himachal Pradesh Assembly elections 2017: Virbhadra Singh confident of Congress' victory

Himachal Pradesh Assembly elections 2017: Virbhadra Singh confident of Congress' victory

Most of the exit polls have projected a clear majority for the saffron party in Himachal Pradesh.

Dec 17, 2017, 17:19 PM IST
HP polls: As counting nears, BJP, Congress both claim victory

HP polls: As counting nears, BJP, Congress both claim victory

While the Congress dismissed the exit poll results, which predicted a BJP victory, the saffron party expressed confidence that their performance would better projections.

Dec 17, 2017, 00:34 AM IST
Only Observer's phone will be allowed inside counting hall, directs EC

Only Observer's phone will be allowed inside counting hall, directs EC

The press note issued by the EC reads,"The Commission has further directed that nobody except the Observer will be allowed to carry the mobile handset inside the counting hall."

Dec 17, 2017, 00:32 AM IST
Exit polls are bogus, says Himachal CM Virbhadra Singh after results showed clean sweep for BJP

Exit polls are bogus, says Himachal CM Virbhadra Singh after results showed clean sweep for BJP

The counting of votes will take place take place on December 18.

Dec 16, 2017, 20:13 PM IST
CBI announces Rs 10 lakh reward for info on Himachal's Kotkhai gangrape-murder case

CBI announces Rs 10 lakh reward for info on Himachal's Kotkhai gangrape-murder case

The accused were arrested on the basis of circumstantial and confessional evidence. 

Dec 15, 2017, 18:21 PM IST
Assembly elections 2017: CSDS exit poll predicts 117 seats for BJP in Gujarat, 38 in Himachal Pradesh

Assembly elections 2017: CSDS exit poll predicts 117 seats for BJP in Gujarat, 38 in Himachal Pradesh

In the 2012 Gujarat Assembly polls, the BJP had won 115 seats, while the Congress had bagged 61. 

Dec 14, 2017, 20:14 PM IST

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