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BJP MLAs meet today to decide on new Himachal Pradesh CM; Jairam Thakur, Nadda are front runners

Prem Kumar Dhumal tonight ruled himself out from the race for the post of Himachal Pradesh chief minister, a day before a meeting of BJP MLAs to elect their leader.

published on : 23rd December 2017

Search for new Himachal Pradesh CM: BJP observers to consult MLAs; JP Nadda, Jairam Thakur frontrunners

BJP central observers Nirmala Sitaraman and Narendra Singh Tomar arrived here Thursday to meet the newly elected party MLAs to elicit their views and arrive at consensus on a new chief minister.

published on : 21st December 2017

Jairam Thakur, Nadda among front-runners for Himachal Chief Minister post

The BJP had decided not to project any leader as chief minister and there was a general impression that Nadda would get the job.

published on : 19th December 2017

Himachal Pradesh polls: BJP overthrows Congress with emphatic win

Riding a strong anti-incumbency wave against the Congress, the BJP today wrested the hill state of Himachal Pradesh winning 44 seats in the 68-member Assembly.

published on : 19th December 2017

Prem Kumar Dhumal, Virbhadra Singh: tale of two captains, their wins and losses in Himachal Pradesh

The Himachal Pradesh electoral ground is no cricket pitch but the tale of victory and defeat is one that Congress' Chief Minister Virbhadra Singh and BJP's Prem Kumar Dhumal will surely identify with.

published on : 18th December 2017

Himachal Pradesh polls: Dhumal's disciple Rajinder Rana teaches 'political lesson' to mentor

Rajinder Rana defeated two-time Chief Minister Dhumal in a straight contest by 2,933 votes in the Himachal Pradesh's Sujanpur, the seat he was asked to contest from.

published on : 18th December 2017

Defeat in victory: Humble Prem Kumar Dhumal, common man's leader, loses

For BJP's chief ministerial candidate, Prem Kumar Dhumal, was among those defeated in the state that soundly voted for the saffron party.

published on : 18th December 2017

Battle for Himachal: Can Bharatiya Janata Party’s Prem Kumar Dhumal spring a surprise?

During his two stints as chief minister, the hill state saw significant infrastructure developments, particularly of roads. He also oversaw the development of new railway lines as well.

published on : 18th December 2017

Ahead of Monday's counting, Congress, BJP confident of Himachal Pradesh win

While most exit poll surveys indicated BJP's return to power in the November 9 assembly polls, political observers said it was a neck-and-neck contest between the Congres and the party.

published on : 17th December 2017

Himachal Pradesh polls: Counting of votes begins tomorrow

The hill state witnessed a record 75.28 per cent turnout and adequate security arrangements have been made for counting which would start simultaneously in all 68 constituencies at 42 counting centres

published on : 17th December 2017

Himachal Assembly Polls: BJP CM candidate Dhumal confident of victory with majority

Bharatiya Janata Party chief ministerial candidate Prem Kumar Dhumal said that he is confident of the party's victory with majority, in the ongoing Himachal Pradesh Assembly election.

published on : 9th November 2017

Himachal Pradesh polls: 74 per cent voting recorded as BJP, Congress battle in 68 constituencies

Himachal Pradesh today recorded its highest polling in assembly elections with 74 per cent of voters exercising their franchise, the Election Commission said.

published on : 9th November 2017

Himachal Pradesh polls: BJP on knife’s edge in Kangra valley

The BJP is carpet-bombing the Kangra valley with rallies by top leaders, in an indication that it could again play a key role in deciding the winner of the November 9 Himachal Pradesh elections.

published on : 7th November 2017

Himachal Pradesh Polls 2017: Facts and figures

The election is a big test for the incumbent Congress to retain one of the few states in which it is power.

published on : 6th November 2017

Himachal polls: Battle of elders in a young state

Even while half the population of Himachal Pradesh is aged between 18-40, the electoral battle in Shimla has been confined to two elders Virbhadra Singh, 83, and BJP's Prem Kumar Dhumal, 73.

published on : 6th November 2017
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