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Madhya Pradesh Assembly elections 2018: Counting of votes underway

Madhya Pradesh Assembly elections 2018: Counting of votes underway

Exit polls have predicted a close race between the BJP and Congress but leaders from both parties have already claimed victories.

Dec 11, 2018, 08:00 AM IST
Madhya Pradesh Assembly election 2018 results as it happened: Congress wins but misses majority mark

Madhya Pradesh Assembly election 2018 results as it happened: Congress wins but misses majority mark

Congress secured 114 seats, the BJP trails behind with 109 seats. 

Dec 11, 2018, 07:45 AM IST
Madhya Pradesh Assembly election results: Close contest likely as counting of votes begins at 8 am

Madhya Pradesh Assembly election results: Close contest likely as counting of votes begins at 8 am

Incumbent Chief Minister Shivraj Singh Chouhan has exuded confidence of winning the state for the BJP again.

Dec 11, 2018, 06:15 AM IST
Madhya Pradesh Assembly elections 2018: Congress eyes comeback, BJP hopes to retain power

Madhya Pradesh Assembly elections 2018: Congress eyes comeback, BJP hopes to retain power

Incumbent Chief Minister Shivraj Singh Chouhan has exuded confidence of winning the state for the BJP again. 

Dec 10, 2018, 22:00 PM IST
Madhya Pradesh assembly elections 2018: Shivraj Singh Chauhan sure of a win, laughs off Congress' premature posters

Madhya Pradesh assembly elections 2018: Shivraj Singh Chauhan sure of a win, laughs off Congress' premature posters

A Congress poster proclaiming a win a full day before counting of votes has Shivraj Singh Chauhan in splits.

Dec 10, 2018, 16:57 PM IST
Madhya Pradesh Assembly elections 2018: A look at Bharatiya Janata Party BJP, Congress heavyweights

Madhya Pradesh Assembly elections 2018: A look at Bharatiya Janata Party BJP, Congress heavyweights

Shivraj Singh Chouhan has exuded confidence of the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) making a comeback in the state for the fourth time as the Chief Minister.

Dec 10, 2018, 14:48 PM IST
Madhya Pradesh Assembly elections: A look at contenders for Chief Minister's post

Madhya Pradesh Assembly elections: A look at contenders for Chief Minister's post

Polling in Madhya Pradesh was held on November 28 and the state registered a voter turnout of 74.61 which was slightly above that recorded in the 2013 state elections. 

Dec 10, 2018, 11:23 AM IST
Distressed Congress will create hindrance on counting day: Shivraj Singh Chouhan

Distressed Congress will create hindrance on counting day: Shivraj Singh Chouhan

Chouhan, seeking a fourth straight term in office, alleged that the Congress will try to create hindrances on the counting day.

Dec 10, 2018, 09:34 AM IST
Shivraj Singh Chouhan's remarks might have damaged party's prospects in Madhya Pradesh: BJP MP

Shivraj Singh Chouhan's remarks might have damaged party's prospects in Madhya Pradesh: BJP MP

The exit polls might turn out to wrong, but they also don’t meet expectations, says BJP leader Raghunandan Sharma.

Dec 10, 2018, 09:19 AM IST
No webcasting, Wifi at counting centres, says Madhya Pradesh Chief Electoral Officer

No webcasting, Wifi at counting centres, says Madhya Pradesh Chief Electoral Officer

Madhya Pradesh went for voting on November 28, and the results will be announced on December 11.

Dec 10, 2018, 08:57 AM IST
I am the biggest surveyor, BJP set to win MP: Shivraj Singh Chouhan on Exit Poll predictions

I am the biggest surveyor, BJP set to win MP: Shivraj Singh Chouhan on Exit Poll predictions

Exit Polls have predicted that the Congress may emerge as the single largest party in Madhya Pradesh while the BJP is likely to be a close second.

Dec 08, 2018, 16:51 PM IST
Madhya Pradesh Assembly Elections 2018: Key constituencies

Madhya Pradesh Assembly Elections 2018: Key constituencies

Budhni, Churhat, Datia, Shivpuri, Chitrakoot, Raghogarh, Govindpura, Bhopal North, Vijayraghavgarh, Damoh are some key constituencies which will be keenly watched as results for Madhya Pradesh are

Dec 07, 2018, 19:36 PM IST
Zee News Madhya Pradesh Maha exit poll: Congress may emerge as single largest party, BJP close second

Zee News Madhya Pradesh Maha exit poll: Congress may emerge as single largest party, BJP close second

Madhya Pradesh ZEE Maha Exit Poll Live: In the 2013 elections, BJP won 165 seats while Congress had 58 seats in the 240-member Assembly.

Dec 07, 2018, 17:21 PM IST
Fake movers and packers' bill quotation shows Shivraj Singh Chouhan leaving CM's house

Fake movers and packers' bill quotation shows Shivraj Singh Chouhan leaving CM's house

Voting in the Madhya Pradesh elections may be over but whether incumbent CM Shivraj Singh Chouhan remains in office or not would only be known on counting day - December 11. In the run-up to the

Dec 05, 2018, 11:50 AM IST
Centre conspiring with Owaisi to instigate riots in country: Raj Thackeray

Centre conspiring with Owaisi to instigate riots in country: Raj Thackeray

The MNS chief said that the ruling government has no other option left but instigate riots between Hindu and Muslims in the nation in order to seek votes in the upcoming Lok Sabha elections in 2019.

Dec 04, 2018, 07:54 AM IST
Confident Kamal Nath predicts surprise result after Madhya Pradesh Assembly elections 2018

Confident Kamal Nath predicts surprise result after Madhya Pradesh Assembly elections 2018

Kamal Nath hinted at a surprising result after polling concluded on Wednesday.

Nov 28, 2018, 21:14 PM IST
Assembly elections 2018: MP sees record voting, numbers dip in Mizoram

Assembly elections 2018: MP sees record voting, numbers dip in Mizoram

Voting in both states was largely peaceful with competing political parties appearing confident of a win.

Nov 28, 2018, 19:46 PM IST
Madhya Pradesh assembly elections: VVPAT machines, voter-friendly Apps, massive security to ensure free and fair polls, says CEO VL Kantha Rao

Madhya Pradesh assembly elections: VVPAT machines, voter-friendly Apps, massive security to ensure free and fair polls, says CEO VL Kantha Rao

We hope to achieve 80 percent turnout in MP this time, said CEO VL Kantha Rao.

Nov 28, 2018, 14:16 PM IST
Scindia seeks poll hour extension over faulty EVMs; Presiding officer will decide, says CEC

Scindia seeks poll hour extension over faulty EVMs; Presiding officer will decide, says CEC

Faulty machines or EVM malfunction has been reported from many polling booths across the state.

Nov 28, 2018, 14:13 PM IST
Madhya Pradesh Assembly Elections 2018: Violence reported from Sendhwa, bikes set on fire

Madhya Pradesh Assembly Elections 2018: Violence reported from Sendhwa, bikes set on fire

Violence was reported from Jhapdi Padla village in Sendhwa Vidhan Sabha seat during the Madhya Pradesh Assembly Elections 2018 on Wednesday morning. 

Nov 28, 2018, 11:50 AM IST