Hindustan Times, Chandigarh | By Hitender Rao
UPDATED ON OCT 25, 2019 05:14 AM IST
The consolidation of Jats in favour of the Congress and the JJP hurt the BJP a lot as only five Jat candidates fielded by it made it to the assembly
Hindustan Times, Chandigarh | By HT Correspondent
UPDATED ON MAY 19, 2019 07:44 AM IST
The Lok Sabha election is a mid-term test of popularity for the Captain Amarinder Singh-led Congress government in a multi-cornered fight in this border state.
Hindustan Times, New Delhi | By Gilles Verniers
UPDATED ON MAR 21, 2019 02:19 PM IST
Rebalancing of local caste equations one of the reasons why parties tend to change their candidates.
Hindustan Times, Aizawl | By Utpal Parashar
UPDATED ON NOV 14, 2018 07:46 AM IST
In the 2013 polls, Congress came to power by winning 34 of the 40 seats in the assembly. But in recent months, five of those legislators , including party vice-president and home minister R Lalzirliana, have left the party to join rivals.
Hindustan Times, New Delhi | By Roshan Kishore
UPDATED ON NOV 05, 2018 08:55 AM IST
Praveen Chakravarty, chairman of the Congress’ newly constituted data analytics department, speaks about the party’s efforts in the poll-bound states of Madhya Pradesh, Rajasthan and others.
By Venkatesha Babu
UPDATED ON MAY 15, 2018 08:14 PM IST
From a mere 40 seats in the outgoing 224-member assembly, to striking distance of attaining a simple majority is no mean achievement