Assembly polls: Record 73% voting in Haryana, Maharashtra sees over 64% turnout

 Haryana on Wednesday registered a record voter turnout in the Assembly elections with 73 per cent of the electorate exercising their franchise to choose the next government in the state.

Opinion divided in Maharashtra; clear edge to BJP in Haryana: Exit Polls
Opinion divided in Maharashtra; clear edge to BJP in Haryana: Exit Polls

Maharashtra and Haryana voted on Wednesday to elect a new government. The polls in both the states have been one of the most keenly fought and watched after the 2014 General Elections in May.

Exit Poll: BJP emerges as the largest party in Maharashtra, Haryana- Part II

Tracking the exit polls of the Maharashtra and Haryana elections, BJP to emerge as the single largest party in both the states.

Exit Poll: BJP to emerge as single largest party in Maharashtra, Haryana

Tracking the exit polls of the Maharashtra and Haryana elections,  BJP to emerge as the single largest party in  both the state.

BJP on top as Maharashtra sees 64 percent turnout
BJP on top as Maharashtra sees 64 percent turnout

The BJP, which virtually contested against all others in Maharashtra, seemed set to make major gains with exit polls holding it to emerge the single-largest party in the 288-member assembly while some gave it a majority as the bitter electoral battle ended Wednesday.

Row over Leader of Opposition: HC to hear PIL on Nov 11

The Delhi High Court on Wednesday deferred to November 11 the hearing on a PIL seeking a direction to the Speaker to appoint Leader of Opposition (LoP) in the Lok Sabha after the Centre told it that the apex court is hearing a similar plea.

UP Congress stages protest dharnas against power tariff hike

 Demanding immediate roll back of recent power tariff hike in Uttar Pradesh, Congress on Wednesday staged protest dharnas at all the district headquarters of the state.

Assembly Election: Heavy voting in Maharashtra and Haryana- Part II

There was heavy voting for Haryana and Maharashtra Assembly elections 2014 on Wednesday morning.

Assembly Election: Heavy voting in Maharashtra and Haryana

There was heavy voting for Haryana and Maharashtra Assembly elections 2014 on Wednesday morning.

Cong to have transparent organisational elections: Party leader

Congress will have a "100 per cent transparent" organisational elections this time to bring in "fresh leadership" at all levels in the backdrop of its debacle in the Lok Sabha polls, a prominent party leader said on Wednesday.

Sinha dismisses Mamata's charge of character assassination

Countering West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee's allegation of personal attacks and character assassinations, state BJP president Rahul Sinha on Wednesday said that Banerjee was protecting her party leaders who openly insulted women.

Naveen Jindal to face action for election code violation ?

Naveen Jindal to face action for violating code of conduct during the on going election poll in Hisar, Haryana.

Mumbai disappoints again, only 25% cast votes till 1 pm

Approximately 25 percent of the 1.01 crore voters in Mumbai cast their votes till 1 pm on Wednesday.

Maharashtra Assembly polls: Prithviraj Chavan, Sharad Pawar cast their votes

Major political leaders like Prithviraj Chavan, Sharad Pawar ,Supriya Sule,Ajit Pawar ,Sushil Shinde cast their votes

People upset with Congress-NCP govt, want BJP to take Maharashtra forward: Gadkari

Union Minister Nitin Gadkari said here on Wednesday that people in Maharashtra are upset with the Congress-NCP government and are now hoping the BJP will take Maharashtra forward.

Assembly Elections: Maharashtra, Haryana go to polls

14.8 percent voter turnout recorded in Haryana till 10:30 am while Maharashtra records 10 percent

Congress will form govt in Haryana for third time, says Hooda

With polling for the assembly elections in Haryana and Maharashtra currently underway, Haryana Chief Minister Bhupinder Singh Hooda said here on Wednesday that the Congress party will form the government for the third time in the state.

There is no anti-incumbency against Congress: Prithviraj Chavan

Former chief minister Prithviraj Chavan on Wednesday expressed confidence that people will of Maharshtra will continue to support the Congress and ensure its return to power for the third time in a row.

Expedite release of flood package in J&K or face stir: Congress to Centre

Jammu and Kashmir Congress on Tuesday asked the Centre to immediately release relief package for the flood victims and threatened to launch an agitation if it was not done.

Mamata accuses BJP of 'persistent character assassination'

Faced with mounting criticism by BJP over Burdwan blast and other issues, West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee on Tuesday accused the saffron party of "persistent character assassination, where even women are not spared".