Himachal Pradesh assembly elections

Rahul Gandhi has to accept people of Himachal Pradesh rejected him and supported BJP: CM Jairam Thakur

Rahul Gandhi has to accept people of Himachal Pradesh rejected him and supported BJP: CM Jairam Thakur

Jairam Thakur was on Wednesday sworn in as the 14th CM of Himachal Pradesh.

Dec 30, 2017, 20:59 PM IST
BJP wins Gujarat, Himachal Pradesh elections; Congress sees ray of hope in result

BJP wins Gujarat, Himachal Pradesh elections; Congress sees ray of hope in result

Both parties had positive takeaways from the elections in Gujarat and Himachal Pradesh.

Dec 19, 2017, 00:36 AM IST
JP Nadda, Jai Ram Thakur frontrunners in BJP race for Himachal Pradesh Chief Minister

JP Nadda, Jai Ram Thakur frontrunners in BJP race for Himachal Pradesh Chief Minister

The indications came after a meeting of the BJP's parliamentary board on Monday evening.

Dec 18, 2017, 20:21 PM IST
Fought anger with dignity, says Rahul Gandhi as Congress claims 'we are a force in Gujarat'

Fought anger with dignity, says Rahul Gandhi as Congress claims 'we are a force in Gujarat'

He also praised Congress workers for fighting the election with 'decency and courage'.

Dec 18, 2017, 16:52 PM IST
BJP sure to win in 2019, you prepare for 2024: Yogi Adityanath's dig at Congress after Gujarat, Himachal Pradesh election victories

BJP sure to win in 2019, you prepare for 2024: Yogi Adityanath's dig at Congress after Gujarat, Himachal Pradesh election victories

Adityanath said the Gujarat and Himachal Pradesh results show support for the Centre's policies.

Dec 18, 2017, 16:17 PM 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 unanimous on BJP wins in Gujarat and Himachal Pradesh

Exit Polls Predict Modi Magic Works, Rahul Gandhi’s Campaign May Not Translate to Seats 

Dec 14, 2017, 20:44 PM IST
Watch - BJP MP Anurag Thakur's scathing attack on the Congress

Watch - BJP MP Anurag Thakur's scathing attack on the Congress

Himachal Pradesh on Thursday recorded its highest polling in Assembly elections.

Nov 09, 2017, 20:42 PM IST
Himachal Pradesh assembly elections 2017: Who promised what

Himachal Pradesh assembly elections 2017: Who promised what

The battle for Himachal Pradesh has been a fierce contest between Congress and the Bhartiya Janta Party (BJP). The hill state has been under Virbhadra Singh's chief ministership since 2012 and voting on Thursday will be a test for the state's longest-serving CM.

Nov 08, 2017, 18:18 PM IST
Himachal Pradesh assembly elections 2017 - Star candidate - Vikramaditya Singh

Himachal Pradesh assembly elections 2017 - Star candidate - Vikramaditya Singh

Son of the longest-serving Himachal Pradesh chief minister, the pressure to replicate the success of Virbhadra Singh must be on Vikramaditya Singh.

Nov 08, 2017, 16:58 PM IST
Himachal Pradesh assembly elections 2017 - Star candidate - Champa Thakur

Himachal Pradesh assembly elections 2017 - Star candidate - Champa Thakur

Considered a firebrand leader of the Congress party in Himachal Pradesh, Champa Thakur was one of the first to kickstart her campaign in the state ahead of the assembly elections.

Nov 08, 2017, 16:45 PM IST
Tibetans in Dharamsala divided over voting rights in Himachal assembly poll

Tibetans in Dharamsala divided over voting rights in Himachal assembly poll

Tibetans in Dharamsala, living in exile for long in the second capital of Himachal Pradesh, are divided over securing voting rights in India.

Nov 08, 2017, 11:55 AM IST

Himachal Pradesh Assembly elections: Only 19 women among 338 candidates

Out of 338 candidates contesting the Himachal Pradesh assembly polls, only 19 are women.

Nov 07, 2017, 20:45 PM IST
Congress will retain power in Himachal Pradesh: Sushil Kumar Shinde

Congress will retain power in Himachal Pradesh: Sushil Kumar Shinde

The BJP has set itself a target of bagging 50-plus seats in the 68-member HP Assembly.

Nov 07, 2017, 20:09 PM IST
Himachal Elections 2017: Independent candidate Vinod Kumar dies of cardiac arrest

Himachal Elections 2017: Independent candidate Vinod Kumar dies of cardiac arrest

Just days to go for Himachal Pradesh Assembly elections, independent candidate Vinod Kumar died on Monday due to sudden cardiac arrest.

Nov 06, 2017, 15:57 PM IST

Himachal Pradesh Assembly Elections: Congress expels 7 rebels

The Himachal Pradesh Congress on Saturday expelled seven leaders for announcing to contest against its official candidates in the upcoming assembly polls, according to a party statement.

Oct 28, 2017, 21:48 PM IST

Himachal Pradesh Assembly Elections: 15 candidates file nominations for on Day 3

Fifteen candidates filed their nominations for the November 9 Assembly polls in Himachal Pradesh on the third day of nomination filing on Wednesday, raising the total number to 27.

Oct 18, 2017, 23:37 PM IST
Himachal Pradesh polls: BJP to announce first list of candidates today

Himachal Pradesh polls: BJP to announce first list of candidates today

The BJP is likely to announce the first list of candidates for the upcoming assembly elections in Himachal Pradesh.

Oct 15, 2017, 07:14 AM IST

Will Congress appoint Virbhadra Singh as Himachal Pradesh CM?

Congress veteran Virbhadra Singh, who helped his party wrest Himachal Pradesh from the Bharatiya Janata Party, has emerged as the front-runner for the Chief Minister’s post.

Dec 21, 2012, 10:36 AM IST

Virbhadra Singh wins Shimla seat

Former Himachal Pradesh Chief Minister and HPCC president Virbhadra Singh today won from Shimla(Rural) constituency defeating his BJP rival Ishwar Rohal by 19,033 votes.

Dec 20, 2012, 14:56 PM IST