Himachal polls: People of state have decided to go with Modi, says CM Thakur
On rebel candidates posing trouble for the party, Chief Minister Jairam Thakur said they would impact the results in six to seven assembly seats, not more.
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.
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.
Over 5.5 lakh people in Gujarat opt for NOTA
In case of Gujarat, the NOTA vote share was higher than that of any party other than the Congress and the BJP.
Development has won, says PM Modi on Gujarat, Himachal Pradesh assembly election results
The BJP today headed for a record sixth straight victory in Gujarat assembly polls, and was set to evict the Congress in Himachal Pradesh, tightening the party's grip over the country's politics.
It's PM Modi vs Rahul Gandhi in Gujarat and Himachal Pradesh as stage set for counting of votes
The voting was held in both states, following an acrimonious campaign, where both the main political parties indulged in no-holds-barred attacks on each other.
Gujarat and Himachal Pradesh polls: Only Observer’s phone will be allowed inside counting hall, directs Election Commission
The note from Election Commission stated that the mobile phone is to be kept in the Observer's custody in switch off mode.
Himachal Pradesh polls: Security arrangements made to ensure peaceful counting on December 18
Counting will take place at 42 centres and the results are likely to be declared by noon on December 18, Chief Electoral Officer Pushpendra Rajput said.
Exit polls show clear majority for BJP in Gujarat and Himachal Pradesh
All exit polls on Thursday predicted a clean sweep for the BJP in the Assembly elections held in Gujarat and Himachal Pradesh.
Congress CM candidate Virbhadra Singh certain of victory in Himachal Pradesh polls
Congress chief ministerial candidate Virbhadra Singh on Thursday said that he is certain of the party winning with full majority in the ongoing Himachal Pradesh Assembly elections.
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.
Over 1,800 visually challenged persons to cast votes in Himachal Pradesh
Mandi has the highest number of 671 visually challenged registered voters, and Lahaul and Spiti district the minimum 21 electors.
Election Commission seizes over Rs one crore cash, gold in poll-bound Himachal Pradesh
The police in Himachal Pradesh seized Rs 4.02 lakh on November 4, and again Rs 56.21 lakh on November 5.
Demonetisation hurt farmers, hit tourism: Rahul Gandhi in Himachal Pradesh
Rahul said noteban was linked to the Uttar Pradesh assembly polls this year and the PM took the step without thinking.
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.
Himachal Pradesh polls: India's first voter 100-year-old Shyam Saran Negi upbeat to vote once more
Negi, who has never missed voting in any election, is a VIP of sorts as there is full media glare when he goes out to vote.
Himachal Pradesh polls: Congress, BJP bank on old guards to woo voters
The Congress and the BJP are banking on the clout their old guards wield over voters to reap gains in the Himachal lections.
Nothing personal announcing me as Himachal Pradesh CM candidate: Prem Kumar Dhumal
CM candidate for Himachal Pradesh poll Prem Kumar Dhumal tells TNIE in an interview that the party BJP Amit Shah has given tough message to rebels against indulging in anti-party activities.
PM Modi, Amit Shah drop demonetisation from poll campaign vocabulary
Since August, the duo used the word only five times, in contrast to about 54 times between November 2016 to February 2017.
The hills are patriarchal: Too few women candidates in Himachal Pradesh, Uttarakhand state polls
There are only 19 women candidates in the fray in Himachal Pradesh for 68 Assembly seats and just five women legislators were there in a House of 70 in the recently concluded Uttarakhand state polls.
Vizhinjam seaport protests: Police station attack was with 'ulterior intention', says Kerala CM
'The Kashmir Files' controversy: Apologies if my remarks were interpreted differently, says Nadav Lapid
Will fight again, against what is wrong: Bilkis Bano on remission given to her rapists
Tamil Nadu amended law that allows Jallikattu seeks to prevent cruelty on animals: State tells SC
India dismisses China's concerns on military exercise with US in Uttarakhand
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