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The BJP is leading in 56 seats and the Congress in 50, according to official trends available for Gujarat Assembly polls after one-and-a-half hour of counting.
As per the Election Commission trends
The BJP is leading in 28 seats while the Congress is ahead in 19 seats in Himachal Pradesh, according to early Election Commission trends.
The CPI(M) is ahead in one seat after nearly two hours of
As the counting of votes for the Gujarat and Himachal Pradesh assembly elections began, the early trends show the Congress party giving tough fight to the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) in both the stat
Stocks went into a tailspin right at the start today after early trend suggested that the BJP and the Congress are locked in a tight race to win Gujarat.
The benchmark BSE Sensex tanked as much as 8
The BJP is ahead in 83 seats while the Congress is leading in 62 seats, according to trends available so far for 150 seats.
Election Commission figures show the NCP, Bhartiya Tribal Party and an in
The Congress party on Monday expressed confidence of sweeping the Himachal Pradesh and Gujarat assembly polls and said the results would reflect people's mandate.Congress MP Ranjeet Ranjan, while sepa
Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) leader Subramanian Swamy said on Monday that their party would convincingly win both Gujarat and Himachal Pradesh."It is still too early to say anything, and we still have
The BJP is ahead in 36 seats while the ruling Congress is leading in 21 in Himachal Pradesh, according to early Election Commission trends two hours after counting of votes in the Assembly polls.
With the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) crossing the half-way mark in Gujarat and Himachal Pradesh Assembly polls, the party is now poised to form the government in both the states, even as the early tr
The BJP is leading in 95 seats while the Congress nominees are ahead in 68 seats, as per the latest trends available for 169 seats after two hours of counting for the Assembly polls in Gujarat.
As the early trends suggest Bharatiya Janta Party (BJP) leading against Congress in Gujarat and Himachal Pradesh Assembly elections, the former on Monday expressed confidence about sweeping both the p
Former Chief Election Commissioner Naveen Chawla on Monday asserted that political parties or candidate tended to cry foul and blame the electronic voting machines (EVMs) when they are losing the elec
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The BJP's bickering ally Shiv Sena today heaped praise on Rahul Gandhi, lauding the newly appointed Congress president for "fighting the Gujarat poll battle without bothering about the result".
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Kabir Waraich and Gurmeet Singh l
Stock markets today stabilised a bit after a crash earlier on as available leads showed the BJP having an upperhand in Gujarat and Himachal Pradesh assembly polls within two hours of counting of vo
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The key Indian equity indices on Monday plunged 561.42 points as soon as it opened as counting trends in the Gujarat Assembly elections showed the Congress giving a tough fight to the ruling BJP.
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Counting of votes was today underway for the Himachal Pradesh Assembly elections where traditional rivals BJP and Congress have contested all 68 seats.
The fate of 337 candidates including Chief Min
Chief Election Commissioner Achal Kumar Jyoti on Monday assured no Electronic Voting Machines (EVMs) were tampered with as far as the Gujarat Assembly polls are concerned.The EC chief said the questio
The ruling BJP is leading in over 12 seats while its prime rival Congress was ahead on eight seats, as early trends of Assembly polls started pouring in from across Gujarat.
As per the trends avail
Gujarat Chief Minister and BJP leader Vijay Rupani is trailing behind Congress candidate Indranil Rajyaguru from Rajkot West, as per the initial trends.
Rajyaguru secured 1,258 votes while Rupani g
The BJP is leading on 48 seats and the Congress on 40, as per the trends available after the first hour of counting
As per the trends available for 89 seats, the BJP is ahead on 48 seats, while the
The Congress and the BJP were locked in a close fight in Himachal Pradesh with both leading in 13 seats, according to early Election Commission trends.
The CPI(M) was ahead in one seat after one hou
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Welcome to the live coverage of the Himachal Pradesh assembly elections. We will bring you updates from the state on a real-time basis and keep you abreast of the vote count as it proceeds.