A controversial politician who was once the target of BJP protests could help the ruling party form government after it failed to win a majority in the Haryana election. Gopal Kanda, one of the eight MLAs that the BJP is looking to for support, has turned kingmaker with one seat.
Haryana Election Results 2019: From National Election Defeat To Kingmaker, The Rise Of Dushyant ChautalaPress Trust of India | Thursday October 24, 2019, Chandigarh
The results of the Haryana Assembly elections may have settled the debate on the legacy of former Deputy Prime Minister and Jat stalwart Devi Lal in the favour of his great grandson Dushyant Chautala.
Haryana Assembly Election 2019: After years spent wrestling for the country's glory, Yogeshwar Dutt entered a different kind of arena when he threw in his lot with the ruling BJP last month. His fight will now be for votes in the upcoming Haryana elections, and the road ahead promises to be tough.
Election in Haryana: Haryana Chief Minister Manohar Lal Khattar has been an RSS man all his life. He joined the Rashtriya Swayamsevak Sangh, the BJP's ideological mentor, in 1977 and moved to the BJP after 17 years.
Few outside Maharashtra had heard of Devendra Fadnavis when Prime Minister Narendra Modi and BJP chief Amit Shah handpicked him five years ago for the post of Chief Minister. The 49-year-old, a compromise candidate in a power tussle that had vexed the BJP, became one of the youngest Chief Ministers of Maharashtra.
After India-born Abhijit Banerjee and Esther Duflo became yet another couple to win the coveted Nobel Prize, the Nobel Committee released a "Partners in science" list to commemorate other power couples who had similarly made history by winning the prize in several other categories.
Indian-American economist Abhijit Banerjee created headlines across the world today when he, along with two other world-renowned experts in field, was awarded the Nobel Prize for Economics for "their experimental approach to alleviating global poverty".
Twenty-seven-year-old Nauksham Chaudhary - the BJP candidate for the Punhana seat in Haryana's Mewat district - has the kind of profile that is unheard of when it comes to election contenders in India.
His leg riddled with bullets, his gun knocked out of his hand, Ernesto "Che" Guevara surrendered.
Haryana Polls 2019: Two-time Haryana chief minister and senior Congress leader Bhupinder Singh Hooda declared assets worth Rs 15.66 crore in his affidavit filed on Friday along with nomination papers, in which he also mentioned possessing a rifle, a revolver and a pistol.
Yuva Sena chief Aaditya Thackeray, who has made family history by entering electoral politics, shares passion for creativity with his grandfather, father and uncle.
Nitesh Rane, a former Congress MLA and son of former Maharashtra Chief Minister Narayan Rane, joined the BJP on Thursday, weeks before the October 21 state polls.
The ruling BJP has dropped three top leaders from its list of candidates for the October 21 Maharashtra election. Former minister Eknath Khadse, once the party's second most important leader in Maharashtra, cabinet minister Vinod Tawde and another former minister Prakash Mehta have been benched.
Maharashtra Assembly Election 2019: BJP Fields Eknath Khadse's Daughter Rohini Eknathrao Khadse From MuktainagarPress Trust of India | Friday October 04, 2019, Mumbai
The Bharatiya Janata Party or BJP today released its fourth list of seven candidates for the October 21 Maharashtra Assembly election, dropping senior leader Eknath Khadse and cabinet minister Vinod Tawde.
The assets of Haryana Finance Minister Captain Abhimanyu have more than doubled in the past five years. In his nomination papers for the Haryana assembly elections, the BJP leader disclosed that he had assets worth Rs 170.41 crore against Rs 77.36 crore during the 2014 assembly elections.