Himachal Pradesh News

At BJP's parliamentary meet today, CM faces of Gujarat and Himachal Pradesh on agenda

At BJP's parliamentary meet today, CM faces of Gujarat and Himachal Pradesh on agenda

Prime Minister Narendra Modi and party chief Amit Shah to address party cadres at the meet

Dec 20, 2017, 09:06 AM IST
Himachal CM Virbhadra Singh submits resignation after BJP wins Assembly polls

Himachal CM Virbhadra Singh submits resignation after BJP wins Assembly polls

Himachal Pradesh Chief Minister Virbhadra Singh on Tuesday called on Governor Acharya Devvrat at Raj Bhavan and tendered his resignation. Along with his own, he also submitted the resignation of his

Dec 19, 2017, 12:48 PM IST
Race for Himachal CM heats up; JP Nadda, Jairam Thakur frontrunners, BJP high command to take a call

Race for Himachal CM heats up; JP Nadda, Jairam Thakur frontrunners, BJP high command to take a call

Newly-elected BJP MLA Jairam Thakur, who is one of the chief ministerial candidates for Himachal Pradesh, has said that he will abide by the decision taken by the central leadership of the party.

Dec 19, 2017, 08:49 AM 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
Himachal Pradesh Assembly elections 2017: NOTA gets more votes than national party BSP

Himachal Pradesh Assembly elections 2017: NOTA gets more votes than national party BSP

The NOTA option enables a voter to officially and secretly register a vote of rejection of all contesting candidates.

Dec 18, 2017, 21:54 PM 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
In BJP's epic triumph in Himachal, veteran Prem Kumar Dhumal hunts for solace

In BJP's epic triumph in Himachal, veteran Prem Kumar Dhumal hunts for solace

A two-time former Chief Minister, Prem Kumar Dhumal lost to Rajender Rana -  a man Dhumal had mentored off sorts and who had won from Sujanpur as an independent but sided with Congress for 2017 state

Dec 18, 2017, 17:45 PM IST
BJP ousts Congress in Himachal Pradesh

BJP ousts Congress in Himachal Pradesh

The BJP was set on Monday to wrest power in Himachal Pradesh from the Congress, winning 19 seats and leading in 25 in hard-fought Assembly elections, although its two top leaders were worsted in the

Dec 18, 2017, 17:39 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
BJP poised to take power in Himachal, wins 4 seats so far

BJP poised to take power in Himachal, wins 4 seats so far

The BJP was set to wrest power in Himachal Pradesh with its candidates on a victory lap in 36 of the 68 seats in the Assembly elections on Monday. The party has won four of the seven declared seats

Dec 18, 2017, 13:49 PM IST
Battle for Himachal: Can Dhumal spring a surprise?

Battle for Himachal: Can Dhumal spring a surprise?

As the results of Himachal Pradesh elections are all set to be announced soon, all eyes are set on two experienced men.Who would take the state`s top job - the six-time chief minister, Virbhadra

Dec 18, 2017, 13:25 PM IST
Congress's Anirudh Singh wins first seat in Himachal Pradesh

Congress's Anirudh Singh wins first seat in Himachal Pradesh

The Congress on Monday won its first seat in Himachal Assembly elections by defeating BJP candidate Vijay Jyoti .

Dec 18, 2017, 11:46 AM IST
BJP's Inder Singh Gandhi wins first seat in Himachal Pradesh

BJP's Inder Singh Gandhi wins first seat in Himachal Pradesh

The Bharatiya Janta Party (BJP) on Monday won its first seat in Himachal Assembly elections by defeating Congress cabinet Minister Prakash Chaudhary. Exit polls have predicted a clean sweep for BJP

Dec 18, 2017, 11:36 AM IST
BJP back to power in Himachal Pradesh, questions remain on CM as Prem Kumar Dhumal loses

BJP back to power in Himachal Pradesh, questions remain on CM as Prem Kumar Dhumal loses

Sitting incumbent Virbhadra Singh won with a handsome margin from Arki.

Dec 18, 2017, 11:09 AM IST
Congress, BJP locked in close figtht in Himachal Pradesh

Congress, BJP locked in close figtht in Himachal Pradesh

The Congress and the BJP were locked in a close fight in Himachal Pradesh with both leading in 13 seats, according to early Election Commission trends.

Dec 18, 2017, 09:51 AM IST
BJP leads in Himachal Pradesh

BJP leads in Himachal Pradesh

The Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) inched ahead of the ruling Congress on Monday as officials counted the votes polled in the Himachal Pradesh Assembly elections.

Dec 18, 2017, 08:53 AM IST
How Twitter is reacting to Gujarat and Himachal Pradesh election results

How Twitter is reacting to Gujarat and Himachal Pradesh election results

As the ruling Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) is making a bid for a fifth term in Gujarat, the Congress is attempting an electoral revival.

Dec 18, 2017, 08:22 AM IST
Congress supporters jump the gun, congratulate Rahul Gandhi for winning Gujarat, Himachal elections

Congress supporters jump the gun, congratulate Rahul Gandhi for winning Gujarat, Himachal elections

Congress supporters began celebrating from early Monday at a time when counting of votes in Gujarat and Himachal Pradesh elections had not even begun.

Dec 18, 2017, 08:19 AM IST
Himachal Pradesh Election Results 2017: Prem Kumar Dhumal trailing in Sujanpur – Live updates

Himachal Pradesh Election Results 2017: Prem Kumar Dhumal trailing in Sujanpur – Live updates

Prem Kumar Dhumal vs Rajender Rana in Sujanpur – Live updates

Dec 18, 2017, 07:12 AM IST