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Congress president Rahul Gandhi addressed 82 public rallies and seven road shows since October 6, crisscrossing Madhya Pradesh, Rajasthan, Chhattisgarh, Telanagana and Mizoram on an almost daily basis. (Photo: Twitter | @INCIndia)

Rahul Gandhi's high-octane campaign clinched Hindi heartland, says Congress

Rahul Gandhi’s promise of loan waiver to farmers in Hindi heartland states seemed to have struck chord with people in villages.

NOTA or none of the above votes were 2.1 per cent of counted votes in Chhattisgarh. (Representational Image)

NOTA outperforms SP, AAP, NCP among others in recent assembly polls

According to Election Commission's website, NOTA votes ranged as high as 2.1 per cent in Chhattisgarh to 0.5 per cent in Mizoram.

It will take time but BJP will certainly evaluate as to what went wrong, he said on condition of anonymity. (Photo: PTI/Representational)

Worst electoral setbacks since 2014: Assembly losses make road ahead bumpier for BJP

This is first since Modi led his party to its first majority govt at Centre in 2014 that Congress has got better of BJP in direct contest.

Singh said the outcome of the polls will be discussed in the party to assess if there was anything lacking. (Photo: ANI)

Raman Singh resigns as Chhattisgarh CM, calls it 'moral responsibility'

Singh said there were several reasons for the BJP's defeat, which he refused to spell out as of now.

Congress party workers celebrate the party’s good show in Assembly elections of Rajasthan, Chhattisgarh and Madhya Pradesh, in Ahmedabad on Tuesday. (Photo: PTI)

Poll results may pave way for Congress, SP, BSP alliance in UP

Mayawati, who has summoned all her winners to Delhi, will take her own time and drive a bargain for UP polls before she announces support to Congress.

Crime

Manjeet, husband of the deceased, his girlfriend Angel Gupta alias Shashi Prabha and Rajeev, were arrested in connection with the murder of Sunita, the teacher, in northwest Delhi’s Bawana area. (Photo: angelgupta.com)

Delhi man, model arrested for murder of wife who objected to affair

The teacher, Sunita discovered about her husband Manjeet’s extra-marital relationship with Angel.

The victim's mother claimed that the school management had assured her of 'strict action' but did not do anything. (Representational Image)

3-year-old girl raped by school bus driver in Greater Noida

Parents of victim, who is studying kindergarten, came to know about the incident after their daughter returned home and started crying.

The man was caught on Friday morning and has been booked under POCSO Act and relevant sections of the Indian Penal Code, police said. (Photo: ANI)

Man rapes 3-yr-old daughter after quarrel with wife, arrested

The mother of the victim found her unconscious and the bed sheet stained with blood.

The shelter home accommodates more than 80 girls and boys, the police said. (Representational Image)

Odisha shelter home girls sexually abused, in-charge arrested

The incident came to light when some of the girls while speaking to the media had recently accused the home in-charge, the police said.

All India

Congress president Rahul Gandhi said his party's victory was a clear message to PM Modi that people are not happy with decisions, including demonetisation and those pertaining to farmers and youth. (Photo: ANI)

Poll results clear message to PM Modi, it’s time for change: Rahul Gandhi

Rahul Gandhi said Congress will provide Rajasthan, Chhattisgarh, Madhya Pradesh with vision for overall development.

''Democracy has won! Thank you India, you have chosen love over hate, peace over violence & truth over lies. This victory is yours,' read a tweet on the party's official Twitter handle. (Photo:  PTi | File)

Congress takes to Twitter, thank people for choosing 'love over hate'

The Congress appeared set to wrest Rajasthan and Chhattisgarh from the BJP, which was trailing marginally in MP in a cliffhanger.

A file photo of Ranveer Singh and Deepika Padukone’s wedding in Italy’s Lake Como

Weddings these days are more about showing off your wealth

This is not counting what was spent on flying florists from Florence and hiring chefs from Switzerland.

Congratulating the party president as well as UPA chairperson Sonia Gandhi for the Congress' impressive show in states of Rajasthan, Chhattisgarh and Madhya Pradesh, Singh said the party had clearly revived under the 'dynamic leadership' of Rahul Gandhi.     (Photo: File)

It's 'beginning of end' of Modi-led NDA government: Amarinder Singh

The Chief Minister said the Congress' performance showed that the party was on an upswing across the country.

This time, the Congress also appeared to be making inroads in southern part of the state, where it was leading in four new seats besides retaining five that it won in 2013. (Photo: ANI | Twitter)

Chhattisgarh election results: Congress makes inroads in central state

There are 67 seats in central Chhattisgarh, of which Congress is leading in 42 seats, a gain of 28 seats compared to the 2013 polls.