Gujarat Elections 2017

314 Results

  • NOTA gets 2.5 times more votes than AAP in Gujarat

    NOTA gets 2.5 times more votes than AAP in Gujarat

    NOTA (None of the Above) option got 2.5 times more votes than the Aam Aadmi Party (AAP) in the 29 seats that the party contested in Gujarat, according to an election result analysis by IANS. The NOTA is an option......

    December 19, 2017
  • Sensex, Nifty close higher as BJP wins

    Sensex, Nifty close higher as BJP wins

    The stock market had a jittery start in the opening hours of trade after early trends for Gujarat elections depicted a close race. The 30-scrip Sensitive Index of Bombay Stock Exchange and 50-stock Nifty of National Stock Exchange crashed vertically......

    December 19, 2017
  • Results in Gujarat, Himachal show India ready for reforms: PM Modi

    Results in Gujarat, Himachal show India ready for reforms: PM Modi

    Prime Minister Narendra Modi said by voting his party back to power in Gujarat and the victory in Himachal Pradesh, shows the people have chosen "the path of development". He said the results have proved the country is ready for......

    December 19, 2017
  • In three Gujarat seats, Congress loses by less than 1,000 votes

    In three Gujarat seats, Congress loses by less than 1,000 votes

    With the BJP on Monday managing to hold on to power in Gujarat - though with a reduced tally of 99 seats, the Congress, which along with its allies won 80, lost by a margin of less than 1,000 votes......

    December 19, 2017
  • NOTA, Independents play spoilsport for Congress in Gujarat

    NOTA, Independents play spoilsport for Congress in Gujarat

    A marked increase of the None Of The Above (NOTA) voters in the Gujarat assembly elections played a significant role in deciding the result as many victories of the ruling BJP, which ended up with 99 seats in the 182-member......

    December 19, 2017
  • BJP’s winning spree intact in Gujarat Assembly elections

    BJP’s winning spree intact in Gujarat Assembly elections

    The ruling BJP scrapped through to maintain its 22-year-old winning spree in Gujarat Assembly elections, albeit with an embarrassing reduction in the number of seats it won. Coming as did just 30 months after the party won all the 26......

    December 19, 2017
  • Country is ready for change in 2019 LS polls: Jignesh Mevani

    Country is ready for change in 2019 LS polls: Jignesh Mevani

    Dalit activist Jignesh Mevani, who won the assembly polls from Vadgam in Gujarat, said on Monday that the country is ready for change in the 2019 Lok Sahba elections as the BJP could get only 99 seats despite its repeated......

    December 18, 2017
  • BJP retains Gujarat just barely, snatches Himachal from Congress

    BJP retains Gujarat just barely, snatches Himachal from Congress

    The BJP on Monday just managed to hold on to power in Gujarat, edging past the half-way mark to clinch a sixth term in government, but wrested Himachal Pradesh from Congress with a comfortable majority. Overcoming initial setbacks in a......

    December 18, 2017
  • BJP brought down to its knees in Gujarat, will impact other state polls: Congress

    BJP brought down to its knees in Gujarat, will impact other state polls: Congress

    The Congress on Monday said it has brought the BJP "to its knees" by restricting it to less than 100 seats in Gujarat, and that the election results will have an impact in upcoming polls in other states, including BJP-ruled......

    December 18, 2017
  • Gujarat belled the cat for 2017: Mamata Banerjee on poll verdict

    Gujarat belled the cat for 2017: Mamata Banerjee on poll verdict

    Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee on Monday said that "Gujarat belled the cat for 2019" and congratulated people of Gujarat for their "balanced verdict" on Gujarat Assembly elections. Mamata said on Twitter that, Gujarat verdict is just a "temporary and......

    December 18, 2017
  • 'Jo jeeta wohi sikandar', says Smriti Irani on BJP's poll showing

    'Jo jeeta wohi sikandar', says Smriti Irani on BJP's poll showing

    The winner is king, Information and Broadcasting Minister Smriti Irani said on Monday as the BJP was set for victory in Gujarat and Himachal Pradesh. "It is a matter of happiness for us. This is the victory of development," Irani......

    December 18, 2017
  • There is no alternative to PM Narendra Modi: UP CM Yogi

    There is no alternative to PM Narendra Modi: UP CM Yogi

    Uttar Pradesh Chief Minister Yogi Adityanath heaped praises on the Prime Minister for the success of Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) in Gujarat and Himachal Pradesh,saying there is no alternative to Narendra Modi in India. While addressing the media, Adityanath congratulated......

    December 18, 2017
  • Gujarat trends are heartening: Shashi Tharoor

    Gujarat trends are heartening: Shashi Tharoor

    Congress leader Shashi Tharoor on Monday said that the trends emerging from vote counting in Gujarat are heartening as the party is showing a much-improved performance compared to the last assembly elections. "The Congress is leading on some 75 seats......

    December 18, 2017