Chandigarh: Over 60 per cent of Assembly election candidates in Haryana, where BJP is all set to form the government on its own for the first time, have failed to garner even 1,000 votes.
Chandigarh: Behind the scene lobbying by several chief ministerial aspirants is possibly delaying formation of first-ever BJP government in Haryana despite the saffron party getting a clear
New Delhi: Downplaying allegations that favours were extended to Congress president Sonia Gandhi's son-in-law Robert Vadra in land deals in Haryana, party spokesperson Randeep Surjewala on
New Delhi: After their victory in Assembly polls in Haryana and Maharashtra, BJP on Monday moved forward towards government formation in both states with party chief Amit Shah holding parleys
Chandigarh: An unprecedented 24 per cent surge in vote share helped BJP storm to power in Haryana Assembly elections and win seats almost 12 times the number it had won in the last elections.
Chandigarh: The newly-elected 13th Legislative Assembly of Haryana is a relatively young one, with the youngest just 29.
Nearly half of the 90 legislators elected this time are
Chandigarh: Rashtriya Swayamsewak Sangh activist Manohar Lal Khattar is now emerging as the frontrunner for the chief minister post in Haryana.
Khattar, despite being a first-time
Chandigarh: Political parties' decision to put to test Khap leaders at the hustings in Haryana failed to deliver desired results.
Four Khap leaders were in fray in Haryana: two from
New Delhi: The "spectacular performance" by BJP in the Assembly polls in Maharashtra and Haryana would be a trendsetter for elections in other states as the "good days" are on in the country
Chandigarh: While BJP swept Haryana, its aggressive campaigning against political dynasties got a mixed response as elder sons of former chief ministers Bhajan Lal and Bansi Lal lost their
Mumbai/Chandigarh: The Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) on Sunday created history in Haryana by securing a clear majority on its own for the first time and finished as the single largest party in a
Chandigarh: After BJP's decision to go solo in Haryana paid off with the party storming to power for the first time on its own, the race for chief minister's post has now intensified with names
New Delhi: With Congress losing power in Maharashtra and Haryana, its President Sonia Gandhi and Vice President Rahul Gandhi said the party will now play a "constructive and vigilant role
Chandigarh: Only 20 MLAs retained their seats in the 90-member Haryana Assembly.
They were 12 from Congress, three from BJP, four from INLD and another MLA, who was in INLD, contested
Hyderabad: Hailing BJP's assembly election victories in Maharashtra and Haryana, Telangana BJP leaders on Sunday congratulated Prime Minister Narendra Modi, party president Amit Shah and party
Chandigarh: Congress, which was eyeing a record third term in Haryana on development plank, could win only three of six assembly seats where party president Sonia Gandhi and vice president
New Delhi: As many as 2,290 independents have lost in Maharashtra and Haryana assembly elections, results of which were declared on Sunday.
A total of 2,302 independent candidates--1,
New Delhi: There were few takers in the Maharashtra and Haryana Assembly polls for the 'None of the Above' option which was introduced by the Election Commission last year following a Supreme
New Delhi: Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Sunday saluted Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) workers for their efforts in securing victory in Maharashtra and Haryana Assembly polls.
New Delhi: Reacting to Congress' poorest performance in Maharashtra and Haryana Assembly elections, party president Sonia Gandhi on Sunday said that her party accepts the verdict in both the
New Delhi: The Narendra Modi tsunami still exists and is in full force, BJP national president Amit Shah declared on Sunday as the BJP recorded historic performances in the just-concluded
Chandigarh: Savitri Jindal, the richest woman in the country, lost from the Hisar Assembly seat, officials said Sunday.
Jindal, who was elected from Hisar in 2005 and 2009 and is a
Chandigarh: Conceding defeat in party-ruled Haryana, Congress today hoped that the new dispensation will continue the growth momentum that has been in the state during its 10-year rule.
Panaji: As the Congress was routed in Maharashtra and Haryana, a spokesman for the party's Goa unit Sunday called for an end to "dynasty politics".
In his Facebook post uploaded after the
Chandigarh: Outgoing Chief Minister Bhupinder Singh Hooda Sunday accepted defeat in the Haryana Assembly polls.
"This is the Janadesh (public mandate). I accept this and wish well for
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