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Assembly Elections 2018

Kamal Nath Will Take Oath As Madhya Pradesh Chief Minister On Dec 17

Dec 14, 2018 Outlook Web Bureau

Kamal Nath, 72-year-old, met the Governor on Friday morning and conveyed to her the resolution of the CLP electing him as its leader.

Ashok Gehlot To Be Rajasthan CM, Sachin Pilot His Deputy: Congress

Dec 14, 2018 Outlook Web Bureau

Ashok Gehlot had played an active role in formulating the Congress party's campaign strategy in Gujarat.


United Colours Of Rajasthan, Says Rahul Gandhi Hinting Peace Between Gehlot, Pilot

Rahul Gandhi met the two leaders separately thrice since Thursday and is learnt to have decided the chief ministerial face in the state.

Not CM Post, Was Hungry To Bring Congress Back To Power: Kamal Nath

Dec 14, 2018 Outlook Web Bureau

Nath, 72, will meet Madhya Pradesh Governor Anandiben Patel at 10.30 am Friday to take forward the government formation and discuss the details of swearing-in ceremony.


23% Newly Elected MLAs In Rajasthan Have Criminal Cases Against Them

About 23 per cent of the newly elected MLAs in Rajasthan have declared criminal cases against themselves, with 28 facing serious criminal cases including charges related to murder, attempt to murder, kidnapping.

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14 December, 2018

Gehlot Emerges Top Choice For Rajasthan CM, Pilot Puts Up Spirited Claim

Outlook Web Bureau

Both in Rajasthan and Madhya Pradesh, the Congress missed the majority mark by two seats and is now dependent on some external support.


14 December, 2018

Kamal Nath Is Madhya Pradesh Chief Minister, Announces Congress On Twitter

Outlook Web Bureau

Nath, 72, was one of two contenders for the top job -- the other being Jyotiraditya Scindia, also a Lok Sabha MP.


13 December, 2018

Two Most Powerful Warriors Are Patience And Time: Rahul Gandhi Tweets On CM Race

Outlook Web Bureau

"The two most powerful warriors are patience and time," tweeted Gandhi from his official twitter handle, attributing the tweet to Russian novelist Leo Tolstoy.


13 December, 2018

Mizoram BJP Charges Party's Central Leadership Of 'Covertly' Helping MNF In Elections

Outlook Web Bureau

The main aim of the BJP leaders in Delhi was to kick out the Congress, state BJP chief John V Hluna, adding the saffron party should be a part of the new government in the state as the MNF is a constituent of the NEDA.


13 December, 2018

Sachin Pilot Appeals Supporters To Maintain Calm; Says Will Welcome Rahul, Sonia Gandhi's Decision

Outlook Web Bureau

His appeal came in the wake of reports of incidents of violence in various parts of Rajasthan, allegedly by his supporters demanding his appointment as chief minister.


13 December, 2018

'Who Should Be The CM?': Rahul Gandhi Asks Party Workers In An Audio Message

Outlook Web Bureau

Gandhi has sought the views of party workers in the three states through an internal messaging platform after he sent out a pre-recorded audio message to them seeking their feedback on their choice of chief ministerial candidate in their respective states.


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13 December, 2018

36 Out Of 40 New MLAs In Mizoram Are Crorepatis, 15% Jump From 2013: Report

Outlook Web Bureau

In five years, "crorepati" MLAs have increased by 15 per cent in Mizoram, where the per capita income is Rs 95,317, the survey released on Wednesday night showed.


13 December, 2018

After Congress Victory, Preparations Initiated For Farm Loan Waiver In Chhattisgarh

Outlook Web Bureau

The Congress promised in its election manifesto to waive farm loans within 10 days of formation of its government in the state


13 December, 2018

KCR Takes Oath, Begins Second Consecutive Term As Telangana CM

Outlook Web Bureau

It will be the second consecutive term of KCR as the Chief Minister of the state.


13 December, 2018

Rahul Gandhi, Asked To Choose 3 CMs, Wants To Go By MLAs’ Choice: Congress

Outlook Web Bureau

Rahul Gandhi has been tasked with choosing the CMs of Rajasthan and MP by the Congress party.


12 December, 2018

Alliance With BSP Could Have Fetched Congress 25 More Seats In MP, 9 In Rajasthan

Siddhartha Mishra

Analysis of the election results shows that the Congress party could have scored a win in as many as 34 more seats in the two heartland states, had it fought the elections in alliance with Mayawati's BSP.


12 December, 2018

Shivraj Singh Chouhan: The 'Mama' Who Ruled MP For Three Straight Terms

Outlook Web Bureau

During his 15-year-tenure in the office, Chouhan transformed himself from being a shy, simple and vulnerable politician to a wily leader with mass appeal.


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12 December, 2018

From 'Pappu Pass Ho Gaya' To 'BJP Gets Triple Talaq', Memes, Jokes Trends On Twitter After Polls Results

Outlook Web Bureau

As Congress celebrated its biggest comeback in over four years, the internet was full of jokes and memes.


Photo Gallery

A farmer sits near his red chillies at a deserted APMC market, during the weekend curfew imposed by the Karnataka government to curb the spread of COVID-19, in Hubballi.

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Delhi Chief Minister & AAP National Convenor Arvind Kejriwal being welcomed by women supporters during his door-to-door campaign ahead of the Goa Assembly elections, in Goa.

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A health worker collects swab sample of a woman for COVID-19 test, amid concerns over rising Omicron cases, in Gurugram.

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Traffic jam on a road at Shalimar Bagh during the weekend curfew imposed by the Delhi government to curb the spread of Covid-19, in New Delhi.

PTI Photo/ Shahbaz Khan

The Lajpat Nagar market wears a deserted look during the weekend curfew imposed by the Delhi government to curb the spread of Covid-19, in New Delhi.

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