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  India   All India  18 Dec 2017

India, All india, 18 Dec 2017

Himachal, Gujarat polls: BJP continues winning trend in Assembly over Congress

With the two states in BJP's kitty, the score now stands at 19 for the BJP and its allies and five for the Congress.

18 Dec 2017 9:18 PM

2 men in UP die after falling into water tank while posing for selfie

Both the victims were doing a course in animation, police said.

18 Dec 2017 7:28 PM

Markets recover as BJP win in Guj, Himachal; Sensex ends 139 pts up

The gauge gained 409.93 points in the previous two sessions after exit polls had predicted BJP win in Gujarat and Himachal assembly polls.

18 Dec 2017 7:14 PM

Cong accepts people’s verdict, ‘fought anger with dignity’: Rahul

Rahul Gandhi who was also the star campaigner for the Gujarat elections this time accepted the defeat on party’s behalf.

18 Dec 2017 6:02 PM

‘Jo Jeeta Wohi Sikandar’: Smriti Irani justifies BJP's Gujarat win

Irani said this win is the victory of development, the leadership of Amit Shah and BJP's governance and organisation.

18 Dec 2017 2:26 PM


BJP victory in Gujarat is due to EVMs, not people in state: Sanjay Nirupam

The BJP is set to form government in Gujarat again with latest trends on EC showing the party ahead in 102 seats and Congress in 74 seats.

18 Dec 2017 2:17 PM

Party's improved tally in Gujarat the beginning of Rahul's political story: Cong

The jump in the Congress tally, according to trends, was due to Gandhi's 'very effective' campaign in the state, Tharoor said.

18 Dec 2017 1:23 PM

Gujarat poll results: BJP celebrates its victory of retaining power for 6th term in row

BJP party supporters gathered in large numbers at the office and distributed sweets among themselves.

18 Dec 2017 12:55 PM

PM’s popularity, Amit Shah’s strategy has worked, says BJP

According to trends available on the Election Commission's website, the BJP was leading in 101 of the 182 assembly segments in Gujarat.

18 Dec 2017 11:48 AM

'Tortured' Hindus get shelter in India: Mohan Bhagwat

Bhagwat addressed a mammoth rally of Tripura Hindu Malayama, where saints and believers gathered at the Swami Vivekananda Stadium.

18 Dec 2017 10:21 AM


Sensex recovers from early loss as poll result in Gujarat goes in BJP's favour

Sensex plummeted 867 points to breach below the psychological 33,000-mark while Nifty plunged 258 points in opening session.

18 Dec 2017 10:21 AM

EC chief assures no EVMs were tampered in Gujarat polls

The counting of votes for 182-seat Gujarat Assembly began at 8 am on Monday to elect the new government for the state.

18 Dec 2017 10:07 AM

Hindu outfit doesn't want Aligarh schools to celebrate Christmas

As per the members of the Hindu Jagaran Manch, celebrating Christmas is a step towards religious conversion.

18 Dec 2017 10:00 AM

Criticism of EVMs is out of fear of defeat, says Nitish Kumar

Kumar's observation came a day before the counting of votes for the Assembly polls in Gujarat and Himachal Pradesh.

18 Dec 2017 9:16 AM

Cong asks if EC notice was ploy to prevent telecast of Rahul’s interview

The commission had earlier issued the show cause notice to Gandhi for 'prima facie' violating the provisions of the election law.

18 Dec 2017 8:42 AM


EC withdraws show cause notice to Rahul Gandhi over TV interviews

The poll body on Dec 13 issued the show cause notice to Gandhi for 'prima facie' violating the provisions under the election law.

18 Dec 2017 7:55 AM

BJP snatches Himachal from Cong, Virbhadra takes responsibility of defeat

The result declares BJP victorious amidst 337 candidates that had contested for 68 Assembly seats in the hill state.

18 Dec 2017 7:31 AM

Cong sweeps civic polls in Punjab, SAD-BJP cries foul

Polling was also held in 29 municipal councils and nagar panchayats on Sunday, amid tight security arrangements.

18 Dec 2017 6:25 AM

BSF: Insurgent camps on Bangla soil reduced to zero

Major victory of the security forces over the insurgency and terrorism

18 Dec 2017 2:40 AM

Arun Jaitley calls for radical reforms in judiciary, education

Jaitley also said the youth needed to be adequately trained so that they became the future leaders in all walks of life.

18 Dec 2017 2:33 AM