India | Indo-Asian News Service | Wednesday December 11, 2013
The British government does not judge Indian political leaders and there is no ban on issuing visa to Narendra Modi.
Assembly | Edited by Surabhi Malik | Tuesday December 10, 2013
The BJP's 31 newly-elected legislators in Delhi were virtually told to prepare for fresh elections by senior party leader Nitin Gadkari this morning. He said they must "think of themselves not as MLAs, but as candidates."
Assembly | Indo-Asian News Service | Tuesday December 10, 2013
The BJP's newly-elected Delhi legislators Tuesday unanimously elected Harsh Vardhan as their leader in the assembly.
Assembly | Edited by Nadim Asrar | Monday December 9, 2013
Activist-lawyer Prashant Bhushan today said that he believes his Aam Aadmi Party or AAP may consider supporting the Bharatiya Janata Party in Delhi.
Monday December 9, 2013
The election results were seen bolstering the chances of Hindu nationalist Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) and its prime minister candidate Narendra Modi in general elections due by May next year, and were widely seen as a blow to the ruling Congress Pa...
Assembly | Edited by Prasad Sanyal | Monday December 9, 2013
The BJP may have won three states- and emerged as the largest party in Delhi - but Bihar Chief Minister Nitish Kumar says that's where the good news ends.
Tuesday December 10, 2013
Sweeping wins for Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) in state elections are being welcomed by investors as a sign that national polls next year will deliver a government capable of tackling the malaise in Asia's third-largest economy.
Monday December 9, 2013
Brokerage house CLSA said the prospects of a stable government after 2014 elections are rising and it expects cyclical sectors like auto, banks and capital goods to outperform. Its picks: ICICI Bank, Axis Bank, Maruti, L&T, and M&M.
Monday December 9, 2013
Traders attributed the sharp gains to the emphatic victory for BJP, now seen as a clear frontrunner in the general elections due in 2014. Some domestic brokerages even predicted the BJP to get a simple majority of its own in the general elections due...
Assembly | Ellen Barry and Hari Kumar, The New York Times | Monday December 9, 2013
The results of state elections in four crucial states dealt a blow to the Indian National Congress on Sunday, signalling the waning power of the dynasty that had dominated Indian politics for nearly all of the post-independence era and giving momentu...
Assembly | Siddharth Varadarajan, Senior journalist | Wednesday December 11, 2013
The results of the 2013 assembly elections in Chhattisgarh, Delhi, Madhya Pradesh and Rajasthan are out but those looking for clear pointers towards how the next General Election will play out are likely to be left scratching their heads.
Sunday December 8, 2013
Indian stock markets are likely to hit record highs on Monday after the Bharatiya Janata Party pulled off a better than expected performance in recently concluded state elections. The BJP cruised to landslide wins in Madhya Pradesh and Rajasthan, whi...
Assembly | Indo-Asian News Service | Sunday December 8, 2013
The Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) admitted today that the Aam Aadmi Party's (AAP) stunning performance in Delhi elections was "surprising" but maintained that it would form a government.
Assembly | Agence France-Presse | Sunday December 8, 2013
India's Hindu nationalist opposition could win in four state elections on Sunday, getting a powerful boost ahead of national polls and dealing a big blow to the ruling Congress party, exit surveys suggest.
Assembly | Press Trust of India | Sunday December 8, 2013
The fate of governments in Delhi, Madhya Pradesh, Rajasthan and Chhattisgarh will be known today when counting of votes takes place in the assembly elections.
Assembly | Press Trust of India | Saturday December 7, 2013
The fate of governments in Delhi, Madhya Pradesh, Rajasthan and Chhattisgarh will be known tomorrow when counting of votes takes place in the assembly elections, considered the semi-finals ahead of the Lok Sabha elections next year.
Assembly | Indo-Asian News Service | Saturday December 7, 2013
The political fate of 2,087 candidates will be decided on Sunday when counting for 199 of Rajasthan's 200 assembly seats takes place.
India | Indo-Asian News Service | Saturday December 7, 2013
Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) leader Arun Jaitley said Friday that the Supreme Court cannot escape from its judicial responsibility by finding an "escapist route" by ruling out action in the case of "unwelcome behaviour" by retired Justice A.K. Gangul...
Friday December 6, 2013
The main opposition Bharatiya Janata Party is perceived by many investors as being more business-friendly, and investors say a good showing in state elections held since last month could spark further gains in indexes that are already near record hig...
Thursday December 5, 2013
Confirmation of the exit poll predictions of gains for the main opposition Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) when results are out on Sunday would be seen as bolstering its chances of victory in general elections due by May, according to analysts.