Uttarakhand polls

Congress to review poll performance on Rahul Gandhi's return

Congress to review poll performance on Rahul Gandhi's return

The Congress said on Monday that party's central leadership will review its performance in the assembly polls and introspect on reasons for the party's defeat in Uttar Pradesh and Uttarakhand.

Mar 21, 2017, 00:02 AM IST
Amit Shah reveals plan that helped BJP register resounding wins in UP, Uttarakhand

Amit Shah reveals plan that helped BJP register resounding wins in UP, Uttarakhand

The BJP chief said elections could not be won due to one or two reasons and multiple reasons helped the party win.

Mar 17, 2017, 22:46 PM IST

With UP, Uttarakhand win, BJP inches closer to getting its choice elected as President

The reverberations of BJP's electoral victory yesterday will be felt far beyond Uttar Pradesh--in the hallowed halls of Rajya Sabha and the grand old Rashtrapati Bhavan.

Mar 12, 2017, 20:15 PM IST
PM Modi thanks people for their 'unprecedented support' in assembly elections

PM Modi thanks people for their 'unprecedented support' in assembly elections

Prime Minister Modi took the occasion to thank the people of Punjab for giving the BJP-Shiromani Akali Dal (SAD) alliance the opportunity to serve them for ten years.  

Mar 11, 2017, 21:39 PM IST
Uttarakhand Assembly elections 2017 exit polls: As it happened

Uttarakhand Assembly elections 2017 exit polls: As it happened

Uttarakhand witnessed over 68 percent voter turnout in 69 out of the state's 70 seats. 

Mar 09, 2017, 16:47 PM IST
Sitarganj Assembly poll results 201: BJP's Saurabh Bahuguna wins

Sitarganj Assembly poll results 201: BJP's Saurabh Bahuguna wins

There are 10 candidates contesting from Sitarganj in the 2017 Uttarakhand elections.

Mar 09, 2017, 00:48 AM IST
Dehradun Cantt election: BJP's Harbans Kapoor wins

Dehradun Cantt election: BJP's Harbans Kapoor wins

There are 12 candidates contesting from Dehradun Cantt in the 2017 Uttarakhand elections.

Mar 09, 2017, 00:42 AM IST
Haridwar election results 2017: BJP's Madan Kaushik wins

Haridwar election results 2017: BJP's Madan Kaushik wins

For the Haridwar Assembly seat, there are nine candidates contesting in 2017.

Mar 08, 2017, 23:57 PM IST
Mussoorie election results 2017: BJP's Ganesh Joshi wins

Mussoorie election results 2017: BJP's Ganesh Joshi wins

There are twelve candidates contesting from Mussoorie.

Mar 08, 2017, 23:10 PM IST

Campaigning ends for Karnaprayag seat in Uttarakhand

Karnaprayag goes to polls on March 9.

Mar 07, 2017, 19:40 PM IST
EC extends ban on exit polls for assembly elections 2017 till March 9

EC extends ban on exit polls for assembly elections 2017 till March 9

The Election Commission on Saturday extended the ban on exit polls for the assembly elections in Goa, Manipur, Punjab, Uttarakhand and Uttar Pradesh by a day to March 9, following the death of two contesting candidates.

Mar 04, 2017, 20:57 PM IST
Assembly elections: Cash, liquor seizures go through the roof in 2017

Assembly elections: Cash, liquor seizures go through the roof in 2017

The seizure of suspected cash, liquor and drugs during the Assembly elections in Uttar Pradesh, Uttarakhand, Goa and Punjab this year has witnessed a huge jump from last polls.

Feb 26, 2017, 12:41 PM IST
EC revises Uttarakhand poll percentage figures, puts it at 65.64%

EC revises Uttarakhand poll percentage figures, puts it at 65.64%

The Election Commission on Tuesday corrected its poll percentage figures for Uttarakhand saying that 65.64 per cent of the total electorate in the state cast their votes as against 68 per cent announced earlier.

Feb 21, 2017, 23:39 PM IST
Uttarakhand polls: Congress will form next government, says Chief Minister Harish Rawat

Uttarakhand polls: Congress will form next government, says Chief Minister Harish Rawat

Uttarakhand Chief Minister Harish Rawat today said Congress will perform even better than expected in the assembly polls held yesterday and form the next government in the state.

Feb 16, 2017, 18:56 PM IST

Uttarakhand Assembly Elections: As it happened

At least 68% voter turnout recorded till 5 pm as polling for the 69 Vidhan Sabha seats in the hill state of Uttarakhand came to end today.

Feb 15, 2017, 18:16 PM IST
Uttarakhand: Baba Ramdev asks people to vote for clean govt

Uttarakhand: Baba Ramdev asks people to vote for clean govt

When asked whether Narendra Modi government was performing satisfactorily, Yoga guru Ramdev said it was discharging its duties with total authenticity.

Feb 15, 2017, 11:59 AM IST
Uttarakhand Assembly polls: Congress is a sinking ship being deserted by all, says Rajnath Singh

Uttarakhand Assembly polls: Congress is a sinking ship being deserted by all, says Rajnath Singh

Hitting back at Rahul Gandhi for comparing rebel Congress leaders joining BJP with "garbage", Union Minister Rajnath Singh on Monday said Congress was a sinking ship.

Feb 13, 2017, 23:44 PM IST
Indo-Nepal border to be sealed during UP, Uttarakhand polls

Indo-Nepal border to be sealed during UP, Uttarakhand polls

The second phase of Uttar Pradesh assembly poll will be held on February 15. The assembly polls in Uttarakhand are also scheduled on the same day.

Feb 13, 2017, 17:06 PM IST
People wave BJP flags, chant PM Narendra Modi's name in Rahul Gandhi's road show - Watch Video

People wave BJP flags, chant PM Narendra Modi's name in Rahul Gandhi's road show - Watch Video

Thousands of BJP supporters waived the party`s flag on Sunday during Rahul Gandhi`s road show in Uttarakhand`s Haridwar city. 

Feb 12, 2017, 19:33 PM IST
Uttarakhand Assembly elections: Punish those who ruined your future, says PM Modi

Uttarakhand Assembly elections: Punish those who ruined your future, says PM Modi

Asserting that he will not rest till those who looted the country paid back, Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Sunday asked the voters in Uttarakhand to give exemplary punishment in the polls to people who ruined their future.

Feb 12, 2017, 18:59 PM IST