close

News WrapGet Handpicked Stories from our editors directly to your mailbox

Assembly elections 2017

BJP parliamentary party meets after Assembly elections - In Pics

Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Wednesday called for strengthening the BJP at its roots for a win in the 2019 Lok Sabha polls.

Dec 21, 2017, 00:17 AM IST

Exit Polls unanimous on BJP wins in Gujarat and Himachal Pradesh

Exit Polls Predict Modi Magic Works, Rahul Gandhi’s Campaign May Not Translate to Seats 

Dec 14, 2017, 20:44 PM IST

Exit Polls 2017 predict BJP win in Gujarat, clean sweep in Himachal Pradesh

Most of the exit polls today predicted a big win for BJP in Gujarat and an impressive comeback in Congress-ruled Himachal Pradesh.

Dec 14, 2017, 19:45 PM IST

Amit Shah launches BJP's door-to-door campaign in Gujarat

Amit Shah on Tuesday inaugurated the party's six-day 'Gujarat Gaurav Maha-Sampark Abhiyan' ahead of the next month's Assembly polls.

Nov 07, 2017, 20:48 PM IST

Himachal Pradesh Assembly elections: Only 19 women among 338 candidates

Out of 338 candidates contesting the Himachal Pradesh assembly polls, only 19 are women.

Nov 07, 2017, 20:45 PM IST

Congress will retain power in Himachal Pradesh: Sushil Kumar Shinde

The BJP has set itself a target of bagging 50-plus seats in the 68-member HP Assembly.

Nov 07, 2017, 20:09 PM IST

EC denies AAP permission to tamper with EVM's motherboard during hackathon; calls demand irrational

The EC on Thursday rejected the demand of the Aam Aadmi Party to allow it to tamper with the motherboard of the electronic voting machines during the challenge.

May 25, 2017, 22:13 PM IST

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

When Congress taunted PM Narendra Modi in Rajya Sabha, BJP leaders' reply was epic - Read

As the members of the Treasury bench rose to welcome Prime Minister Narendra Modi, the Opposition looked quite uncomfortable.

Mar 16, 2017, 14:33 PM IST

This is how PM Narendra Modi was welcomed in Parliament following BJP's win in polls - Watch

All members on the treasury benches stood up and greeted PM Narendra Modi by thumping their desks.

Mar 16, 2017, 10:48 AM IST

Post assembly elections, time for bold reforms

Amit Kapoor/IANS

Mar 15, 2017, 17:04 PM IST

Union Home Minister Rajnath Singh leads race to be UP CM: Report

Bharatiya Janata Party won a landslide victory in UP.

Mar 14, 2017, 23:03 PM IST

UP Assembly Elections: Akhilesh Yadav's ministers fall like ninepins

The saffron tsunami which swept Uttar Pradesh also blew away almost three-fourths of ministers in the Akhilesh Yadav government who had entered electoral fray.

Mar 13, 2017, 12:38 PM IST

BJP's victory celebrations: PM Modi pitches for inclusivity and building a 'new India' by 2022

Prime Minister Narendra Modi said on Sunday that he was seeing a new India in the way people voted.

Mar 12, 2017, 21:09 PM IST

NPP, LJP extend support to BJP to form Manipur govt

The BJP's chances of forming the next government in Manipur brightened on Sunday.

Mar 12, 2017, 20:47 PM IST

After Punjab victory, Amarinder seeks bigger role for regional leaders

Amarinder Singh on Sunday called for a "bigger role" for regional leaders.

Mar 12, 2017, 20:42 PM IST

Two dozen AAP candidates lost deposit in Punjab Assembly elections

The Aam Aadmi Party (AAP) won 20 seats in the Punjab assembly, came second in 26 constituencies while over two dozen AAP candidates lost their security deposit.

Mar 12, 2017, 20:32 PM IST

Uttar Pradesh is an 'unprecedented' victory: Amit Shah

New Delhi, March 12 (IANS) Terming the BJP's victory in Uttar Pradesh assembly polls as "unprecedented", party chief Amit Shah said the win is a stamp of approval on Prime Minister Narendra Modi's

Mar 12, 2017, 20:22 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

BJP's victory celebrations in Delhi: As it happened

The BJP stormed back to power in Uttar Pradesh and Uttarakhand on Saturday securing landslide wins.

Mar 12, 2017, 19:21 PM IST