18 Nov 2013
Raipur: The second and final phase of polling for the remaining 72 seats in the Chhattisgarh legislative Assembly began on Tuesday amid reports that the state may he heading for a photo finish.
24 Nov 2015
Bhopal: In a major setback to the BJP close on the heels of its drubbing in Bihar, its candidate Nirmala Bhuria was today trounced by Kantilal Bhuria of Congress in the by-polls in Ratlam-Jhabua (ST) Lok Sabha seat in Madhya Pradesh, which the saffron party won in 2014.
20 Oct 2012
Employment allowance for youth, skill development to create job opportunities, free laptops to toppers of Board examinations and education loan at 4 per cent interest were promised by Congress in its manifesto for the upcoming Himachal Pradesh Assembly election.
23 May 2014
Lucknow: After the Lok Sabha polls rout in Uttar Pradesh, Bahujan Samaj Party (BSP) supremo Mayawati has asked the party members to prepare for mid-term Assembly elections in the state, exhorting them to work hard for restoring the lost ground.
10 Dec 2014
Thiruvananthapuram: There is "a sense of confidence" in the Congress party in Kerala that it can retain power in the next assembly polls, Congress vice president Rahul Gandhi said on Wednesday.
06 Dec 2014
Jammu: Condemning the militant attacks that left 21 persons including 11 security men and eight militants dead yesterday, Congress today described them as "act of frustration", even as it accused BJP of being soft towards separatists for electoral gains.
02 Jan 2015
New Delhi: Breaking with past practice, Congress released its first list of 24 candidates for Delhi Assembly polls repeating all its eight MLAs and 12 others who were runner-ups in the 2013 Assembly election in which the party had suffered a setback.
11 Nov 2013
Dehradun: Congress president Sonia Gandhi has appointed Union Minister Harish Rawat as election coordinator for Madhya Pradesh, which goes to polls on November 25.
16 May 2014
Itanagar: The ruling Congress in Arunachal Pradesh has taken an early lead in six of the 60 assembly seats, while People's Party of Arunachal and Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) are leading in two and an Independent in one, as per trends available so far.
20 Jul 2014
New Delhi: Ahead of Assembly elections due in Haryana later this year, Indian National Lok Dal (INLD) said it would not enter into a pre-poll alliance with BJP or any other party.