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Will strengthen Congress in UP; contest 2022 polls alone: Jyotiraditya Scindia

He said that after discussions and taking the feedback and suggestions of the candidates and the party leaders, it had emerged that hard work was required to strengthen the Congress organisational structure at the ground level.

Jun 15, 2019, 06:44 AM IST

Meghalaya Assembly election: 27.75% voter turnout recorded till 1 p.m

A voter turnout of 27.75% has been recorded in Meghalaya Assembly election till 1 p.m.

Feb 27, 2018, 15:51 PM IST

BJP claims party candidate injured in attack in Tripura

  A BJP youth leader along with 9 party workers were attacked by CPI(M) supporters with sticks and bombs at Ranirbazar, about 12 km from here, the saffron party alleged today.

Feb 12, 2018, 12:27 PM IST

Naga peace talks reach final stage, Assembly polls 2018 could be postponed

Stating that the Naga people want a settlement at any cost, Rio stated that he himself had repeatedly said in parliament that the central government should pursue the talks and the settlement should come before the assembly elections.

Sep 14, 2017, 15:26 PM IST

BJP President Amit Shah arrives in Bhopal on a three-day visit to Madhya Pradesh

The visit is part of his 110-day nationwide tour to strengthen the party ahead of 2019 general elections.

Aug 18, 2017, 11:29 AM IST

Indira Hridayesh blames Harish Rawat for poor show of Congress in assembly poll

Uttarakhand Congress leader Indira Hridayesh has said former chief minister Harish Rawat should take the blame for the party's dismal showing in the assembly elections as it went to polls with him at the helm.

Apr 15, 2017, 13:02 PM IST

CEC assures of free and fair Assembly polls in West Bengal

Chief Election Commissioner (CEC) Nasim Zaidi on Monday assured all political parties of a free and fair Assembly poll in West Bengal beginning from April 4, even as the opposition parties urged the poll panel to probe a 'sting' operation allegedly involving some leaders of the ruling Trinamool Congress.

Mar 15, 2016, 06:40 AM IST

Gogoi to contest next Assembly poll in Assam

Assam Chief Minister Tarun Gogoi on Wednesday said he would contest the Assembly elections next year and Congress would form government for the fourth term on its own.

May 20, 2015, 22:49 PM IST

Shiv Sena leader shot dead in Pune by unidentified persons

Shiv Sena leader, Raju Darshale, was shot dead in Pune on Saturday night.

Oct 19, 2014, 11:45 AM IST

BJP announces 2nd list for Arunachal Assembly poll

BJP has announced its second list of candidates, including that for the prestigious Itanagar constituency, for the April 9 assembly elections in Arunachal Pradesh.

Mar 20, 2014, 14:50 PM IST

EC`s Karnataka visit on April 8, 9 to review poll preparations

Top election officials will visit poll-bound Karnataka for two days next week to review the poll preparedness and arrangements there, besides hearing grievances of political parties.

Apr 05, 2013, 21:30 PM IST

Refused nomination by Cong, Meghalaya minister resigns

Meghalaya Rural Development Minister Saleng Sangma on Friday resigned from Mukul Sangma cabinet as well as from the state`s ruling Congress party after being refused a ticket to contest the February 23 Assembly poll.

Jan 26, 2013, 00:10 AM IST

No major change in LF candidates` list for Assembly poll

There is no major change in the list of candidates released Wednesday by Tripura`s ruling Left Front for the assembly elections scheduled to be held in February.

Jan 09, 2013, 22:41 PM IST

Virbhadra to contest HP assembly poll

Former Union Minister Virbhadra Singh, who has been made the Congress chief in Himachal Pradesh, on Tuesday said he would contest the upcoming Assembly elections.

Aug 28, 2012, 17:55 PM IST

Kerala court cancels Varkala assembly poll

HC cancelled the election held at Varkala assembly constituency following a petition by BSP`s S. Prahaladan, whose nomination was found not in order.

Aug 21, 2012, 12:06 PM IST

Trinamool wins Arunachal seat in court

The Gauhati High Court has set aside the election of Congress MLA Gadam Ete in the 2009 Arunachal Pradesh assembly poll and declared his nearest rival Duter Padu of the Trinamool Congress elected.

Jun 03, 2012, 18:34 PM IST

Mulayam eager on tie-up with Cong: Rahul

Star campaigner Rahul Gandhi on Wednesday said the Samajwadi Party was keen on forging an alliance with the Congress for the UP assembly poll.

Feb 22, 2012, 23:29 PM IST

Next assembly poll to be tough, says Tripura CM

Chief Minister of Tripura Manik Sarkar said the next
assembly elections slated for 2013 would be a tough challenge
for the party.

Feb 01, 2012, 21:41 PM IST

Poll cash: I-T dept steps up vigil at IGI airport

The Income Tax department has
stepped up vigil at the IGI airport and along the borders of the national capital region in order to check illegal movement of cash in the forthcoming polls in five states, including UP and Punjab.

Jan 17, 2012, 15:13 PM IST

83% turnout in 2nd phase of West Bengal assembly poll

The second phase of West Bengal`s electoral battle passed off peacefully Saturday with around 83 percent of electors voting in 50 constituencies across three districts.

Apr 23, 2011, 21:42 PM IST