Assembly Elections

Latest news and updates from assembly elections in Madhya Pradesh, Rajasthan, Chhattisgarh, Telangana and Mizoram

The BJP has claimed that the Congress government in Madhya Pradesh is in minority

For all his angst against Adani, Rahul Gandhi chose Kamal Nath who rallied behind Adani for power plant in Chhindwara

Kamal Nath is believed to be close to Gautam Adani, whom Rahul Gandhi has frequently accused of being a 'crony capitalist'

As Congress factions create chaos, Rahul Gandhi quotes Tolstoy and Congress tweets ‘game’ links

The Assembly Elections in three states, Rajasthan, Chhattisgarh and Madhya Pradesh saw Congress successfully push BJP out of power

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Congress mouthpiece National Herald claims ‘moral victory’, says even if Modi wins, he has emerged ‘weaker and diminished’

Congress concedes defeat after exit polls, claims moral victory by saying PM Modi will emerge 'weaker' and 'diminished'.

Tamil Nadu CM reiterates state government’s commitment to release Rajiv Gandhi’s killers

Mr Palaniswami said the Cabinet resolution that was passed reflected the popular public sentiment on the issue

Former NDTV journalist uses an unnamed ‘clued in Congress leader’ to assert that Exit Polls are declaring Congress’ demise ‘too soon’

Most of the exit polls released yesterday have predicted a total rout for the Congress and the UPA coalition parties

AAP goes insane, alleges that there will be attempts to open strong rooms and manipulate or replace EVMs

With the exit polls predicting 0-1 seat for the Aam Aadmi Party, it, in turn, starts preparing excuses in case the exit poll predictions hold up

‘J&K Invisible Faultlines’- a book that attempts to correct the skewed narrative on Jammu and Kashmir

A Review of the book ‘J&K Invisible Faultlines’ -Edited by Sandhya Jain, published by Pentagon Press

Dubious NewsX Neta Exit Poll gave NDA 242 seats while being overdependent on a less than popular mobile app

NewsX Neta Exit Polls predicts the NDA to secure 242 seats, 30 short of the 272 required for a majority. The UPA is predicted to win 164 while Others are expected to win 136.

2019 World Cup preview: England – Overwhelming favourites but that bowling attack will keep opponents interested

England has a batting line up that is arguably among the best, but will that be enough to be the world champions?

The first surgical strike was carried out by the armed forces in September 2016: Lt Gen Ranbir Singh

Lt Gen Ranbir Singh confirms that no surgical trike took place during UPA government, the first strike was in 2016

MJ Akbar denies having met Priya Ramani in hotel room during his cross examination in his defamation case against Ramani

"I did not meet her on that day, I do not know if she felt unnerved by my behaviour", said MJ Akbar

NDTV journalist Ravish Kumar has a prolonged meltdown on his show after the Exit Polls predicted a landslide BJP victory

Most of the Exit Polls suggested that BJP may be well placed to form another government at the centre

Madhya Pradesh: Congress supporter, close to state minister kills 60-year old man for voting in favour of BJP

According to the Police, Arun Sharma, the accused, also hurled casteist slurs at the victim and accused his entire community of voting for the BJP.

Trouble brewing for Kamal Nath government: The BJP calls for a special assembly session demanding floor test

The BJP has claimed that the Congress government in Madhya Pradesh is in minority

Read this before you believe the ABP-Nielsen Exit Poll that gave NDA only 277 while others gave a thumping majority

While all other polls were giving a thumping majority to BJP and NDA, Nielsen chose to "customise" their survey and simply delete voter responses were overwhelmingly in favour of BJP.

Modi ministers in five years – Maneka Gandhi, Minister for Woman and Child Development

A look at the achievements of Maneka Gandhi, Minister for Woman and Child Development.

Here are the 5 excuses Congress will use to deflect attention from the Gandhi Parivar’s failure if the Exit Polls hold true

If the Exit Polls hold true and Rahul Gandhi faces defeat, the Congress party will deflect attention from the utter failure of the leadership of its party and look for scapegoats to blame.

As regional leaders and Rahul Gandhi ready their excuses, 23rd May all set to be a nail-biting Soap Opera

As the final phase of 2019 elections come to an end and the Exit Polls are out, it is important to look at the changes that India’s society has undergone over the last couple of years.

‘Hope Chandrababu Naidu’s excitement lasts till May 23’, Shiv Sena mocks the Andhra CM’s efforts to unite opposition

There are at least five contenders for the Prime Minister's post in Opposition, Shiva Sena said mocking Chandrababu Naidu's effort to form an opposition alliance

Modi ministers in five years – Mukhtar Abbas Naqvi, Minister of Minority Affairs

A look at achievements of Mukhtar Abbas Naqvi, Minister of Minority Affairs

The ‘liberal’ world is so crazy right now, Yogendra Yadav is the most tolerable and rational person

From Rahul Gandhi fought a great battle to exit polls are rigged, the 'liberals' have their conspiracy theory mode on

As Exit Polls predict 0-1 for AAP, the party starts finding excuses to float the ‘elections should be cancelled’ theory

The AAP leader was responding to West Bengal Chief Minister, Mamata Banerjee's Tweet, who also for obvious reasons, did not appear pleased after the exit polls predictions.

Sensex surges over 900 points as exit polls predict a second term for Modi

In 2004, after the BJP had conceded defeat, the markets had crashed by almost 850 points

Are we jokers?: Miffed, Congress ally and Karnataka CM reveals that the state is mulling law to control electronic media

Kumaraswamy reiterated that the media ignored his good deeds and instead focused on false reports

Congress must die: Expelled AAP leader and Swaraj India President Yogendra Yadav

Yogendra Yadav said Congress is single biggest obstacle for creating an alternative

The exit polls for 2019 Lok Sabha elections at a glance

All exit polls have predicted an NDA government after 23rd May

Rohingya Muslim arrested at IGI with fake Indian passport and Aadhaar card procured through his contacts in Hyderabad

According to the police, he introduced himself as an Indian passenger when he headed for his immigration clearance after arriving at the airport.

After 2019 Exit Polls, Congress official handle also says ‘Aayega To Modi Hi’

Looks like after the 2019 Exit Polls predicted a thumping majority for BJP and PM Modi, Congress too is saying #AayegaToModiHi. 

Live updates: Exit polls predict a BJP victory in Lok Sabha polls, now all eyes on May 23

Latest updates and reactions: Who will win? What do the exit polls say? How is media reacting to exit polls?

If 2014 trend of underestimating right-wing voteshare in exit polls holds, the BJP could very well be looking at 300 seats

If this trend holds, there's a good reason to believe that the BJP may well cross its 2014 tally and might even hit the 300 mark as Prime Minister Modi, Amit Shah and the BJP have constantly maintained.