Manipur Elections 2017

'Manipur Elections 2017' - 113 News Result(s)

  • Manipur High Court Cancels Election Of Congress MLA Who Joined BJP
    India News | Written by Ratnadip Choudhury | Thursday April 15, 2021
    The Manipur High Court on Thursday cancelled the election of MLA Okram Henry Singh who was elected from Wangkhei assembly constituency in the 2017 Manipur assembly polls.
  • Blog: BJP Has Won Uttar Pradesh, But Is Short Of Options For Chief Minister
    Blog | Rahul Shrivastava | Friday March 17, 2017
    The BJP moved with tyre-burning speed to clinch numbers and power in Goa and Manipur, where the verdict wasn't purely in its favour. One Chief Minister has already won a trust vote, another will get there soon.
  • N Biren Singh, Ex Footballer, Is BJP's First Chief Minister In Manipur: 10 Points
    India News | Reported by Ratnadip Choudhury, Edited by Veer Arjun Singh | Wednesday March 15, 2017
    Former footballer Nongthombam Biren Singh took oath today as Manipur Chief Minister along with eight members of his new cabinet, as the BJP takes charge of another state in the north-east. Like in Goa, the BJP has been generous with ministerial posts for the allies that has helped it reach a majority in the state. Y Joykumar Singh of the National P...
  • In Manipur, Good News For BJP Likely Tomorrow, Say Raj Bhavan Sources
    India News | Reported by Ratnadip Choudhury, Edited by Anindita Sanyal | Wednesday March 15, 2017
    The BJP's Chief Ministerial candidate Nongthombam Biren Singh today reiterated his party's claim that they has the numbers to form government. While the party is yet to be formally invited by Governor Najma Heptullah to form government, Raj Bhavan sources have expressed hope that it could be done by tomorrow.
  • Opinion: Professional, Hungry BJP Outwits Congress Completely
    Opinion | Mihir Swarup Sharma | Wednesday March 15, 2017
    What was the Congress thinking? That state governors are still 10 Janpath appointees instead of coming from Nagpur and Ashoka Road? It still has the entitled lethargy it displayed in government, and none of the hunger that a party that has practically no governments to its name should display.
  • 'BJP Stealing Elections In Goa, Manipur,' Says Congress' P Chidambaram
    India News | Edited by Shuchi Shukla | Monday March 13, 2017
    As the BJP is claiming to form government in two states - Goa and Manipur - where it stood second to the Congress, former finance minister and the senior Congress leader P Chidambaram said, the "BJP stealing elections in Goa, Manipur".
  • Congress Asks Why Is BJP Invited To Form Government In Goa
    India News | Reported by Sunetra Choudhary, Edited by Divyanshu Dutta Roy | Monday March 13, 2017
    The Congress has objected to the BJP being invited to take charge of Goa. In a letter to the Governor, the Congress said despite emerging as the single-largest party after assembly elections results were declared on Saturday, the governor had invited the BJP to form the government - a move "not constitutionally permissible". Preempting a similar an...
  • In Manipur, Small Parties Hold The Key To Government Formation
    India News | Edited by Anindita Sanyal | Sunday March 12, 2017
    The National People's Party (NPP), a regional party founded by former Lok Sabha Speaker PA Sangma will get to play king maker after the Congress and the BJP failed to get a majority in the Manipur assembly elections, results of which were announced yesterday. Largest party, the Congress, has 28 seats, three short of the 31 needed to form government...
  • Manipur Election Results 2017: Congress Ahead In Split Verdict, Still It Is Advantage BJP
    India News | Reported by Ratnadip Choudhury, Edited by Arun Nair | Sunday March 12, 2017
    Strife-torn Manipur today delivered a split verdict today -- which while appearing to favour the Congress, has placed the BJP in a stronger position.
  • With 90 Votes After 16-Year Struggle, Irom Sharmila Bows Out Of Politics
    India News | Edited by Anindita Sanyal | Saturday March 11, 2017
    Hours after Thoubal handed her just 90 votes, Manipur's Iron Lady Irom Sharmila - who conducted a 16-year hunger strike demanding the withdrawal of the Armed Forces Special Powers Act or AFSPA --- said she would quit active politics and travel south to "calm" her mind. Barely 24 hours ago, the feisty activist had said she would "try again" in the n...
  • Manipur Election Results 2017: Activist Irom Sharmila Got Only 90 Votes, Twitter Is Shocked
    Offbeat | Written by Priyanka Pant | Saturday March 11, 2017
    Manipur handed its 'Iron Lady' a humiliating defeat at the polls today. Irom Sharmila, who took on Chief Minister Okram Ibobi Singh in his stronghold of Thoubal, lost with a record margin. She got only 90 votes. Twitter was quick to comment on her stunning loss - some attributing it to Aam Aadmi Party chief Arvind Kejriwal, who publicly supported h...
  • Manipur Election Results 2017: Thoubal Gave Only 90 Votes To Irom Sharmila
    India News | Reported by Ratnadip Choudhury, Edited by Anindita Sanyal | Saturday March 11, 2017
    Manipur is not happy with Irom Sharmila. The 'Iron Lady' who had taken on Chief Minister Okram Ibobi Singh, has lost with a record margin, polling only 90 votes. The three-time Chief Minister won comfortable with 10,740 votes. Ms Sharmila's chance of securing a seat in the 70-member assembly now rests on Khurai, the other seat from where she is con...
  • Goa Election Results 2017: Early Days, But Congress In The Lead
    India News | Edited by Anindita Sanyal | Saturday March 11, 2017
    Goa Election Results 2017: The Congress, which is set to lose heavily in Uttar Pradesh and Uttarkhand as per early trends, will have some consolation -- leads in Goa and Manipur, besides the big victory in Punjab. The party is ahead in 11 seats, the state's ruling BJP is ahead in 8 showed trends at 10:30 am. The situation, though, could change sinc...
  • Manipur Election Result 2017: Counting Begins For 60 Seats
    India News | Press Trust of India | Saturday March 11, 2017
    Counting of votes for 60 seats in the Manipur Assembly began at 8 AM in 11 venues spread across the state.
  • Manipur Election 2017: Irom Sharmila Says 'Will Try Again In 2019 If I Fail'
    India News | Reported by Ratnadip Choudhury, Edited by Anindita Sanyal | Saturday March 11, 2017
    Irom Sharmila Chanu, the activist who ended an iconic 16-year fast to debut in politics and contest the Manipur election, said if defeated, she would try again -- in the 2019 national election. "I do not feel much affected by the result because people are yet to be given a chance... Everybody knows muscle and money power are openly used," Irom Shar...

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'Manipur Elections 2017' - 113 News Result(s)

  • Manipur High Court Cancels Election Of Congress MLA Who Joined BJP
    India News | Written by Ratnadip Choudhury | Thursday April 15, 2021
    The Manipur High Court on Thursday cancelled the election of MLA Okram Henry Singh who was elected from Wangkhei assembly constituency in the 2017 Manipur assembly polls.
  • Blog: BJP Has Won Uttar Pradesh, But Is Short Of Options For Chief Minister
    Blog | Rahul Shrivastava | Friday March 17, 2017
    The BJP moved with tyre-burning speed to clinch numbers and power in Goa and Manipur, where the verdict wasn't purely in its favour. One Chief Minister has already won a trust vote, another will get there soon.
  • N Biren Singh, Ex Footballer, Is BJP's First Chief Minister In Manipur: 10 Points
    India News | Reported by Ratnadip Choudhury, Edited by Veer Arjun Singh | Wednesday March 15, 2017
    Former footballer Nongthombam Biren Singh took oath today as Manipur Chief Minister along with eight members of his new cabinet, as the BJP takes charge of another state in the north-east. Like in Goa, the BJP has been generous with ministerial posts for the allies that has helped it reach a majority in the state. Y Joykumar Singh of the National P...
  • In Manipur, Good News For BJP Likely Tomorrow, Say Raj Bhavan Sources
    India News | Reported by Ratnadip Choudhury, Edited by Anindita Sanyal | Wednesday March 15, 2017
    The BJP's Chief Ministerial candidate Nongthombam Biren Singh today reiterated his party's claim that they has the numbers to form government. While the party is yet to be formally invited by Governor Najma Heptullah to form government, Raj Bhavan sources have expressed hope that it could be done by tomorrow.
  • Opinion: Professional, Hungry BJP Outwits Congress Completely
    Opinion | Mihir Swarup Sharma | Wednesday March 15, 2017
    What was the Congress thinking? That state governors are still 10 Janpath appointees instead of coming from Nagpur and Ashoka Road? It still has the entitled lethargy it displayed in government, and none of the hunger that a party that has practically no governments to its name should display.
  • 'BJP Stealing Elections In Goa, Manipur,' Says Congress' P Chidambaram
    India News | Edited by Shuchi Shukla | Monday March 13, 2017
    As the BJP is claiming to form government in two states - Goa and Manipur - where it stood second to the Congress, former finance minister and the senior Congress leader P Chidambaram said, the "BJP stealing elections in Goa, Manipur".
  • Congress Asks Why Is BJP Invited To Form Government In Goa
    India News | Reported by Sunetra Choudhary, Edited by Divyanshu Dutta Roy | Monday March 13, 2017
    The Congress has objected to the BJP being invited to take charge of Goa. In a letter to the Governor, the Congress said despite emerging as the single-largest party after assembly elections results were declared on Saturday, the governor had invited the BJP to form the government - a move "not constitutionally permissible". Preempting a similar an...
  • In Manipur, Small Parties Hold The Key To Government Formation
    India News | Edited by Anindita Sanyal | Sunday March 12, 2017
    The National People's Party (NPP), a regional party founded by former Lok Sabha Speaker PA Sangma will get to play king maker after the Congress and the BJP failed to get a majority in the Manipur assembly elections, results of which were announced yesterday. Largest party, the Congress, has 28 seats, three short of the 31 needed to form government...
  • Manipur Election Results 2017: Congress Ahead In Split Verdict, Still It Is Advantage BJP
    India News | Reported by Ratnadip Choudhury, Edited by Arun Nair | Sunday March 12, 2017
    Strife-torn Manipur today delivered a split verdict today -- which while appearing to favour the Congress, has placed the BJP in a stronger position.
  • With 90 Votes After 16-Year Struggle, Irom Sharmila Bows Out Of Politics
    India News | Edited by Anindita Sanyal | Saturday March 11, 2017
    Hours after Thoubal handed her just 90 votes, Manipur's Iron Lady Irom Sharmila - who conducted a 16-year hunger strike demanding the withdrawal of the Armed Forces Special Powers Act or AFSPA --- said she would quit active politics and travel south to "calm" her mind. Barely 24 hours ago, the feisty activist had said she would "try again" in the n...
  • Manipur Election Results 2017: Activist Irom Sharmila Got Only 90 Votes, Twitter Is Shocked
    Offbeat | Written by Priyanka Pant | Saturday March 11, 2017
    Manipur handed its 'Iron Lady' a humiliating defeat at the polls today. Irom Sharmila, who took on Chief Minister Okram Ibobi Singh in his stronghold of Thoubal, lost with a record margin. She got only 90 votes. Twitter was quick to comment on her stunning loss - some attributing it to Aam Aadmi Party chief Arvind Kejriwal, who publicly supported h...
  • Manipur Election Results 2017: Thoubal Gave Only 90 Votes To Irom Sharmila
    India News | Reported by Ratnadip Choudhury, Edited by Anindita Sanyal | Saturday March 11, 2017
    Manipur is not happy with Irom Sharmila. The 'Iron Lady' who had taken on Chief Minister Okram Ibobi Singh, has lost with a record margin, polling only 90 votes. The three-time Chief Minister won comfortable with 10,740 votes. Ms Sharmila's chance of securing a seat in the 70-member assembly now rests on Khurai, the other seat from where she is con...
  • Goa Election Results 2017: Early Days, But Congress In The Lead
    India News | Edited by Anindita Sanyal | Saturday March 11, 2017
    Goa Election Results 2017: The Congress, which is set to lose heavily in Uttar Pradesh and Uttarkhand as per early trends, will have some consolation -- leads in Goa and Manipur, besides the big victory in Punjab. The party is ahead in 11 seats, the state's ruling BJP is ahead in 8 showed trends at 10:30 am. The situation, though, could change sinc...
  • Manipur Election Result 2017: Counting Begins For 60 Seats
    India News | Press Trust of India | Saturday March 11, 2017
    Counting of votes for 60 seats in the Manipur Assembly began at 8 AM in 11 venues spread across the state.
  • Manipur Election 2017: Irom Sharmila Says 'Will Try Again In 2019 If I Fail'
    India News | Reported by Ratnadip Choudhury, Edited by Anindita Sanyal | Saturday March 11, 2017
    Irom Sharmila Chanu, the activist who ended an iconic 16-year fast to debut in politics and contest the Manipur election, said if defeated, she would try again -- in the 2019 national election. "I do not feel much affected by the result because people are yet to be given a chance... Everybody knows muscle and money power are openly used," Irom Shar...

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