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Assembly election 2017

BJP has 'abducted' Independent MLA from Manipur airport: Cong

The BJP was the second largest party in Manipur with 21 seats, after the Congress (28 seats), in the 60-member assembly.

13 Mar 2017 11:40 AM

Modi has 'pan-India appeal', says Chidambaram

Chidambaram said based on a single election, there is no need to conclude that only BJP or Modi will sustain and Congress will not.

13 Mar 2017 10:53 AM

Delhi: 4 arrested for uploading objectionable video on WhatsApp

Eyeing post-election celebrations and Holi, the police is keeping a close vigil on social media.

13 Mar 2017 8:56 AM

Task force to weed out drug menace: Amarinder Singh

Amarinder lays out new govt’s roadmap for Punjab; industries, health, education top priorities.

13 Mar 2017 2:21 AM

Cong MLA defects; BJP attains majority in Manipur with NPP support

The Congress, which is currently in power in Manipur, won 28 states in the recent state elections, losing 19 seats from the 2012 polls.

12 Mar 2017 9:20 PM


Will get bigger mandate in 2019 polls: Amit Shah

Shah along with other senior party leaders felicitated Modi for the party's performance in the five state Assembly polls.

12 Mar 2017 8:50 PM

Capt Amarinder Singh to be sworn in as Punjab CM on March 16

The Congress secured 77 out of 117 seats in the state Assembly polls making a strong comeback after a decade.

12 Mar 2017 8:17 PM

We will support any non-Congress party in Manipur: NPF

The Naga People's Front bagged four seats on Saturday in Manipur elections, which threw up a hung assembly.

12 Mar 2017 7:16 PM

Dayashankar lauds PM, hits back at Mayawati for questioning EVMs

Dayashankar was the party vice-president when he was expelled in July 2016 for comparing Mayawati to a prostitute, thus triggering outrage.

12 Mar 2017 6:10 PM

UP win due to carrot of loan waiver, not because of note ban: Shiv Sena

The ties between BJP and Shiv Sena, who fought the recent civic elections in Maharashtra separately, have been strained.

12 Mar 2017 5:30 PM


Akhilesh should not be blamed for UP debacle: Mulayam

SP leader Shivpal Yadav asserted that the party would thoroughly analyse the reasons for its dismal show in UP.

12 Mar 2017 5:10 PM

Amarinder to fight Punjab drug menace with STF, Modi's cooperation

Commenting on newcomer AAP's showing in the state polls, the senior Congress leader said,

12 Mar 2017 4:39 PM

BJP will have numbers to form govt in Manipur: Madhav

Manipur on Saturday threw up a hung assembly with the ruling Congress bagging 28 of the 60 seats and the BJP winning 21.

12 Mar 2017 2:33 PM

On ‘tubeless cycle’, Akhilesh doesn’t go far; needs Dad to show him the way?

SP’s dismal performance in the 2017 Assembly elections has challenged Akhilesh’s carefully nurtured image of an enforcer of credibility.

11 Mar 2017 8:33 PM

People made a mistake: Parsekar on fractured mandate in Goa

Parsekar lost from Mandrem constituency to Congress candidate Dayanand Sopte by over 7,000 votes.

11 Mar 2017 8:12 PM


The success formula of BJP in Uttar Pradesh

It is obvious that the anti-Congress wave of 2014 organically converted into a Modi Wave in Uttar Pradesh in 2017.

11 Mar 2017 2:08 PM

Goa election results 2017: CM loses seat; Cong ahead

The former CM and Congress leader Rane wins, and the incumbent CM loses seat to Congress leader at Mandrem.

10 Mar 2017 5:27 PM