Poll results undoubtedly major victory for BJP: Sitharaman

New Delhi |Monday, 2017 2:45:04 PM IST

Defence Minister Nirmala Sitharaman on Monday described the election results in Gujarat and Himachal Pradesh as an "undoubtedly" major victory for the Bharatiya Janata Party.

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BJP poised to take power in Himachal, wins 4 of 7 seats (Fifth Lead)

Shimla |Monday, 2017 12:45:04 PM IST

The BJP was set to wrest power in Himachal Pradesh with its candidates on a victory lap in 36 of the 68 seats in the Assembly elections on Monday. The party has won four of the seven declared seats as

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BJP loses Modi's hometown in Gujarat

Ahmedabad |Monday, 2017 7:45:24 PM IST

The BJP has retained its grip over Gujarat but lost Unjha constituency to the Congress that includes Prime Minister Narendra Modi's hometown of Vadnagar.

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BJP ousts Congress in Himachal (Seventh Lead)

Shimla |Monday, 2017 7:45:24 PM IST

The BJP was set on Monday to wrest power in Himachal Pradesh from the Congress, winning 19 seats and leading in 25 in hard fought Assembly elections, although its two top leaders were worsted in the c

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BJP didn't win the way it wanted in Gujarat: Sena

Mumbai |Monday, 2017 7:45:19 PM IST

Mocking the outcome of the Gujarat Assembly elections, the Shiv Sena on Monday said the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) did not achieve the victory it expected.

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Gujarat, Himachal results prove there is no substitute to BJP in India: Vasundhara

Jaipur |Monday, 2017 7:45:14 PM IST

Rajasthan Chief Minister Vasundhara Raje on Monday congratulated the people of Gujarat and Himachal Pradesh for "choosing development", as the BJP was poised to win assembly elections in both states.

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Modi flashes victory sign as BJP close to winning Gujarat, Himachal

New Delhi |Monday, 2017 11:45:04 AM IST

Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Monday flashed the victory sign as he entered Parliament with the BJP poised to win elections in Gujarat and Himachal Pradesh.

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Nitish congratulates PM on BJP`s victory in Gujarat and HP elections

Patna | Monday, Dec 18 2017 IST

Bihar Chief Minister and JD (U) president Nitish Kumar today congratulated Prime Minister Narendra Modi and BJP for victory in Gujarat and Himachal Pradesh Assembly elections.. Taking to his off

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BJP retains power in Gujarat but just barely (Seventh Lead)

Gandhinagar |Monday, 2017 7:45:14 PM IST

The ruling BJP was on Monday set to retain power in Gujarat, just edging past the half-way mark in one of the most bitterly contested elections that saw the Congress improve its tally compared to five

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BJP will form majority governments in Gujarat, Himachal: Rajnath

New Delhi |Monday, 2017 11:15:04 AM IST

Union Home Minister Rajnath Singh on Monday said the BJP was going to form majority governments in Gujarat and Himachal Pradesh and the elections results in both states were as per its expectations.

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BJP poised to take power in Himachal, though Dumal trailing (Sixth Lead)

Shimla |Monday, 2017 7:45:09 PM IST

The BJP was set to wrest power in Himachal Pradesh, winning 21 seats and leading in more than 15 as counting progressed in the state Assembly elections. However, the state party chief faced a humiliat

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Equity markets still turbulent but in green as poll trends favour BJP (Fifth Lead)

Mumbai |Monday, 2017 7:45:04 PM IST

Key indices of the Indian equities markets -- S&P BSE Sensex and NSE Nifty50 -- ceded some of their gains during the late-afternoon trade session on Monday as counting trends in Assembly polls showed

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