Tag Archives: Assembly Elections
BJP Will Oust Left In Tripura: Ram Madhav
The BJP on Sunday vowed to oust the Left from power in Tripura in the 2018 assembly elections "to script history". Addressing the BJP state executive meeting here, Bharatiya Janata Party leader Ram Madhav said: "We will surely win the 2018 elections, ending the 24 years of uninterrupted rule of L..
PM Modi to Visit Gujarat Every Month Ahead Assembly Elections 2017
PM Narendra Modi who was recently on a two days visit to Guajrat, plans to visit Gujarat once a month till September. According to sources, Modi will visit Gujarat once on May 21 and 22 to attend a meeting of the African Development Bank at Gandhinagar and also to participate in the ceremony at..
Bypoll Result Will Not Impact Civic Polls: Kejriwal
A day after the drubbing suffered by the AAP in the Rajouri Garden assembly seat bypoll in Delhi, Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal on Friday said the defeat will not impact his party's prospects in the April 23 MCD elections. He told the media here that his Aam Aadmi Party lost the bypoll because p..
Will Win 2018 Assembly, 2019 LS Polls In Rajasthan: BJP
Enthusiastic over the trends indicating a major victory in Dholpur bypoll, the Rajasthan BJP today expressed confidence that it would win the 2018 Assembly and 2019 Lok Sabha elections in the state. BJP state President Ashok Parnami said the people have voted for the party and have expressed fait..
BJP Retains Assam’s Dhemaji Assembly Seat, With Reduced Margin
Assam's ruling BJP retained the Dhemaji assembly seat in a bypoll as party candidate Ranoj Pegu trounced his nearest Congress rival Babul Sonowal by over 9,000 votes. Pegu garnered 75,217 votes, while Sonowal got 65,932 votes. The April 9 bypoll was necessitated after sitting BJP MLA Pradan B..
RS Disrupted, Adjourned Briefly Over EVM Row
The Rajya Sabha on Wednesday witnessed disruption and was adjourned briefly over the issue of alleged tampering of EVMs in the Uttar Pradesh assembly elections. The issue was raised by Congress leader Digvijaya Singh soon after the House met for the day's business after a break of four days. "..
Yogi Adityanath Sworn In As Uttar Pradesh CM
Firebrand Hindutva leader Yogi Adityanath was sworn in on Sunday as the Chief Minister of a Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) government in Uttar Pradesh. Cheered by tens of thousands of supporters, the 21st Chief Minister of the country's most populous state was administered the oath of office and se..
A Second Innings For Amarinder Singh In Punjab
Amarinder Singh, who assumed charge of Punjab as Chief Minister on Thursday for a second time, wears many hats and has accomplished himself in most of them. Better known as a politician from Punjab, Amarinder Singh has varied interests. Coming from the erstwhile royal family of Patiala, he is ..
BJP Parliamentary Party Meet Begins
The BJP Parliamentary party meeting began here on Thursday. The meet will be the Bharatiya Janata Party's first after its massive victory in the Uttar Pradesh and Uttrakhand assembly polls. According to sources, Prime Minister Narendra Modi and party chief Amit Shah will be felicitated during ..
Ominous Silence Before The Proverbial Storm In Samajwadi Party
With Holi, the Festival of Colours, concluding, it seems to be time for some fireworks in the Samajwadi Party (SP), which was humbled by the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) in the just-concluded Uttar Pradesh assembly elections. Reduced to an all-time low of 47 in its 25th year, rumblings have begun..