State Assembly Elections

Assembly polls 2018: 75% turnout recorded in Nagaland, 67% in Meghalaya

Assembly polls 2018: 75% turnout recorded in Nagaland, 67% in Meghalaya

The results of the State Assembly polls will be declared on March 3.

Feb 27, 2018, 23:26 PM IST
Amit Shah hits out at Manik Sarkar-led Tripura govt, says BJP will win polls

Amit Shah hits out at Manik Sarkar-led Tripura govt, says BJP will win polls

Ahead of the state Assembly elections to be held next Sunday, the ruling party chief is on a two-day visit to the northeast state of Tripura.

Feb 12, 2018, 10:53 AM IST
After PM Modi, Amit Shah heads to Tripura; roadshow, rallies on the card

After PM Modi, Amit Shah heads to Tripura; roadshow, rallies on the card

In his two-day visit to poll-bound Tripura, Shah will address a total of five public rallies and carry out two road shows starting today.

Feb 11, 2018, 08:36 AM IST
Himachal Pradesh state assembly elections: All you need to know

Himachal Pradesh state assembly elections: All you need to know

The Election Commission of India (ECI) on Thursday announced that the state assembly elections in Himachal Pradesh will take place on November 9 while the counting will take place on December 18. Here's a quick fact sheet of the upcoming state assembly election.

Oct 12, 2017, 17:07 PM IST
Goa Forward Party takes up state issues at NDA meet

Goa Forward Party takes up state issues at NDA meet

The Goa Forward Party (GFP), at the NDA meeting held in Delhi on Monday, raised the concern of the state's tourism industry arising from a ban on loud music at night and a SC order on liquor shops.

Apr 11, 2017, 14:08 PM IST
Nifty hits record after BJP's huge win, Sensex at 2-year peak

Nifty hits record after BJP's huge win, Sensex at 2-year peak

The 50-scrip Nifty settled higher by 152.45 points, or 1.71 percent, at a life-time high of 9,087, surpassing its previous record of 8,996.25 on March 3, 2015.

Mar 14, 2017, 17:10 PM IST
As RBI lifts limit on cash withdrawal, EC might ask candidates to open current accounts

As RBI lifts limit on cash withdrawal, EC might ask candidates to open current accounts

With the RBI lifting the ban on daily restrictions on cash withdrawals from ATMs and current accounts from February 1, the EC feels that it could help candidates to tide over currency crunch in meeting election expenses.

Jan 30, 2017, 19:14 PM IST

Goa polls: BJP promises solution to roadside liquor vends hit by Supreme Court ban

The Goa BJP promised to examine ways and means to protection to nearly 2,500 licenced bars and liquor outlets in the state.

Jan 30, 2017, 09:55 AM IST
PM Narendra Modi calls for debate on simultaneous Lok Sabha and state polls

PM Narendra Modi calls for debate on simultaneous Lok Sabha and state polls

The Prime Minister said leaders of almost all political parties privately say that something must be done but several had often hesitated to speak on the issue after he raised it publicly.

Nov 04, 2016, 10:59 AM IST

Haryana polls: PM Modi addresses rally in Kurukshetra

Addressing an election rally in Kurukshetra, Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Monday said that in 25 years, governments in Haryana have indulged in nepotism.

Oct 06, 2014, 19:54 PM IST

EC appealed for changing poll schedule in Mizoram

Several organisations and political parties of Mizoram submitted a memorandum to EC seeking change of dates for polling and counting in state Assembly polls.

Oct 07, 2013, 19:15 PM IST

How will Assembly polls affect Congress?

They may be battles for control of five states. But the overall outcome will mean a lot to the Congress and to the UPA government it leads.

Jan 30, 2012, 14:57 PM IST