MCD Polls

Mayoral polls: MCD sends proposal to LG with tentative dates

Mayoral polls: MCD sends proposal to LG with tentative dates

The North, the South and the East Delhi Municipal Corporations choose their own mayors in the first meeting of the new House. But, the newly elected councillors are yet to be administered the oath of office.

May 04, 2017, 21:04 PM IST
`Arvind Kejriwal taking revenge from areas that voted for BJP in MCD polls`

`Arvind Kejriwal taking revenge from areas that voted for BJP in MCD polls`

The BJP swept all the three municipal bodies of Delhi, returning a tally of 181 of the total 270 seats in MCD poll results. AAP managed 48 and Congress 30 wards.

May 02, 2017, 17:42 PM IST
To know real reason for AAP's defeat in MCD polls, meet BJP booth in-charges: Amit Shah to Arvind Kejriwal

To know real reason for AAP's defeat in MCD polls, meet BJP booth in-charges: Amit Shah to Arvind Kejriwal

BJP president Amit Shah on Friday took a dig at Delhi Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal for alleging that the EVMs were rigged to help the BJP party win MCD polls.

May 02, 2017, 12:38 PM IST
Kumar Vishwas is my younger brother, nobody can separate us: Arvind Kejriwal on rift in Aam Aadmi Party

Kumar Vishwas is my younger brother, nobody can separate us: Arvind Kejriwal on rift in Aam Aadmi Party

Delhi CM Arvind Kejriwal had on Saturday admitted that AAP had made 'mistakes' and that there was a need to 'introspect' and 'course correct'.

Apr 30, 2017, 19:32 PM IST
'BJP to repeat MCD poll strategy for civic elections in UP'

'BJP to repeat MCD poll strategy for civic elections in UP'

Having installed its government in Uttar Pradesh with a thumping victory, the BJP is next faced with the daunting task of improving its track record in the state civic polls and realise the resolve of making itself a pan-India party from panchayats to Parliament.

Apr 29, 2017, 21:26 PM IST

Who will stop the BJP? No one in sight

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Apr 29, 2017, 17:05 PM IST
'Autocrat' Arvind Kejriwal trying to rein his corporators: BJP

'Autocrat' Arvind Kejriwal trying to rein his corporators: BJP

Slamming Arvind Kejriwal over 'pledge to not ditch the pure party' instruction to his corporators, the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) on Friday.

Apr 28, 2017, 09:28 AM IST
After MCD poll defeat, Arvind Kejriwal faces another test in May, EC decision on AAP 'office of profit' row awaited

After MCD poll defeat, Arvind Kejriwal faces another test in May, EC decision on AAP 'office of profit' row awaited

After his party's humiliating defeat in Municipal Corporation Elections in Delhi, AAP chief Arvind Kejriwal faces another acid test in May when a decision in a case related to a row over 'office of profit' is likely to come.

Apr 27, 2017, 10:04 AM IST
BJP decimates Opposition, sweeps MCD elections; AAP rants about EVMs, Congress finishes third

BJP decimates Opposition, sweeps MCD elections; AAP rants about EVMs, Congress finishes third

Riding on a Modi wave and defeating anti-incumbency, the BJP on Wednesday retained with a sweeping majority its 10-year hold on the capital's three civic bodies.

Apr 26, 2017, 23:48 PM IST
MCD polls 2017: All five Muslim candidates fielded by BJP lose

MCD polls 2017: All five Muslim candidates fielded by BJP lose

The BJP was on Wednesday set to retain the three municipal corporations in the national capital for the third term in a row.

Apr 26, 2017, 17:49 PM IST
MCD polls 2017: Arvind Kejriwal congratulates BJP, says looking forward to working for betterment of Delhi

MCD polls 2017: Arvind Kejriwal congratulates BJP, says looking forward to working for betterment of Delhi

Arvind Kejriwal on Wednesday congratulated BJP for victory in MCD polls.

Apr 26, 2017, 17:04 PM IST
MCD results: After Ajay Maken, Delhi Congress in-charge PC Chacko offers to resign

MCD results: After Ajay Maken, Delhi Congress in-charge PC Chacko offers to resign

Hours after Delhi Congress chief Ajay Maken tenders his resignation over the party's dismal performance in the MCD elections, PC Chacko has followed suit and offered to resign as Congress' Delhi in-charge.

Apr 26, 2017, 14:56 PM IST
Delhi MCD polls: Stage set for counting of votes on Wednesday, stakes high for AAP, Congress, BJP

Delhi MCD polls: Stage set for counting of votes on Wednesday, stakes high for AAP, Congress, BJP

The stage is set for counting of votes on Wednesday in Delhi municipal polls, with the verdict likely to have political ramifications beyond the national capital's borders.

Apr 25, 2017, 23:55 PM IST
MCD polls: 34 MLAs want Arvind Kejriwal's resignation as Delhi CM if AAP loses?

MCD polls: 34 MLAs want Arvind Kejriwal's resignation as Delhi CM if AAP loses?

Delhi Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal has warned of launching a "movement" if the MCD exit poll results, which have predicted a BJP sweep, come true.

Apr 25, 2017, 10:46 AM IST
Arvind Kejriwal threatens to launch 'movement` if MCD exit poll results, predicting BJP victory, come true

Arvind Kejriwal threatens to launch 'movement` if MCD exit poll results, predicting BJP victory, come true

Two exit polls have predicted a landslide victory for the Bharatiya Janata Party in the MCD polls giving over 200 of the 270 wards, where the election was held on Sunday, in the BJP's kitty.

Apr 25, 2017, 09:25 AM IST

MCD polls: Bakhtawarpur polls highest votes, Lado Sarai lowest

In EDMC area, Sunder Nagri polled the highest at 63.62 per cent while Shakarpur register the lowest at 48.78 per cent, he added.

Apr 24, 2017, 00:44 AM IST
Clean sweep for BJP in MCD election; AAP, Congress to bite the dust, say exit polls

Clean sweep for BJP in MCD election; AAP, Congress to bite the dust, say exit polls

The Bharatya Janata Party has ruled the three MCDs for 10 years. 

Apr 23, 2017, 23:12 PM IST
MCD poll ends with 54 percent voter turnout

MCD poll ends with 54 percent voter turnout

State Election Commissioner SK Srivastava said 18 Electronic Voting Machines (EVMs) were replaced due to faulty battery or non-functional button issues.polls

 

Apr 23, 2017, 22:20 PM IST
Delhi has a clear choice in 'pro-development' BJP: Harsh Vardhan

Delhi has a clear choice in 'pro-development' BJP: Harsh Vardhan

Harsh Vardhan said that people of the national capital will vote for the BJP as the progress of Delhi begins from the MCD.

Apr 23, 2017, 12:27 PM IST
MCD polls: Optimistic BJP says Delhi has rejected Congress, exposed AAP

MCD polls: Optimistic BJP says Delhi has rejected Congress, exposed AAP

The polling for the three Municipal Corporations of Delhi began at 8 am today and will end at 5:30 pm Over 2,500 candidates are in the fray.

Apr 23, 2017, 11:07 AM IST