The voting was a test for Rahul Gandhi, the 47-year-old heir to India's Nehru-Gandhi political dynasty, who took over as the main opposition Congress party's president from his mother, Sonia Gandhi, in December.
Arunachal Pradesh Chief Minister Pema Khandu has congratulated the Prime Minister Narendra Modi, National BJP President Amit Shah and party workers of Tripura, Nagaland, and Meghalaya for the victory in the Assembly elections.
It may be mentioned here that the JD (U), along with the Nationalist Peoples' Party (NPP) had signed a letter of support with the NPF, prior to the declaration of the State Assembly election results. It has posted a big win in Tripura on Saturday, uprooting the CPM after 25 years of rule and ending the 20-year run of the Left party's Manik Sarkar as chief minister.
NDPP secretary-general Abu Metha said the coalition is proposed to be named the People's Democratic Alliance.
"Mr. Zeliang and the other MLAs said the BJP would support them".
The deep state, now bolstered by the communo-industrial complex coalesced in the BJP and its lumpenbourgeoisie, has managed to set into motion what historicity had predicted in the former feudal-monarchy of Tripura.
It becomes empirically clear that the Tripura verdict is more significant, both in ideological as well as strategic terms - and certainly far more revolutionary - than the B T Ranadive line prevailing against the revisionist P C Joshi one within the undivided Communist Party of India.
One seat went to KHNAM, a local party, while the polls to one seat had been deferred due to the assassination of a candidate in Garo Hills. National People's Party (NPP) leader Conrad Sangma then met with Governor Ganga Prasad to stake claim to form government. The Congress emerged as the largest single party with 21 seats (down by eight seats from its 2013 tally), but 38 other MLAs who won belong to other parties.
"Today we are seeing a true pan-India rise of the BJP".
"In this troubled state there are many things which you can do and there are many things also which you can't do".
"Both states have one fact in common: the left (communist) rule for decades that had made the cadres apathetic and nearly bourgeois in their approach to government and politics", said Seema Mustafa, a political analyst who runs the Centre for Policy Analysis think tank in New Delhi.
Jammu and Kashmir Liberation Front chief Yasin Malik was arrested from here on Monday during a protest march against the killings. In major parts of the Srinagar city as well as major towns and villages of the Valley, restriction have been imposed.
He has said that it is incumbent on anyone who is unhappy with the draft text to bring forward legally enforceable alternatives. A Sinn Féin delegation travelled to Brussels yesterday for talks with the EU's chief Brexit negotiator Michel Barnier .
Sources said the two top bank officials would be questioned with regard to giving loan facility to the Gitanjali Group. The ED has also traced some of the money being routed back to the banks for re-issuing letter of undertaking, or LoUs.
Disney's " Christopher Robin " is a new live-action movie about Winnie the Pooh and his dearest human friend Christopher Robin . But after seeing Goodbye Christopher Robin recently, I'm not sure how I feel about the continued exploitation of Pooh.
Today, Toyota previewed the new Supra with the GR Supra Racing Concept that's debuting at the Geneva Motor Show . Toyota says the GR Supra Racing Concept demonstrates its commitment to bringing the Supra back to the market.
Barnaby Joyce has revealed that he may not be the father of partner Vikki Campion's baby boy that she is expecting in April. The former deputy prime minister claims he was on a trip to Europe at around the time she conceived.
Set for a return appearance at the Oscars is Common , who will duet with Andra Day on "Stand Up For Something" from "Marshall". Warren and Faye were all smiles as they came on stage, with Beatty saying: 'It's so nice seeing you again'.
Lyon was charged with a level one breach and had a demerit point added to his previously clean disciplinary record. Lyon contacted de Villiers on Sunday night to apologise, telling the veteran there was no malice intended.
At the moment, the third-highest paid receiver is Dez Bryant of the Dallas Cowboys, who has an annual salary of $16.5 million . Robinson recorded 80 receptions for 1,400 yards and a league-leading 14 touchdowns in 2015.
Unlike Tiangong-1, debris from NASA's Skylab was judged to be relatively likely to hit someone when it made its re-entry in 1979. It was used for both manned and unmanned missions and visited by China's first female astronaut, Liu Yang, in 2012.
With England going 2-1 up in the series, Morgan was not prepared to complain about the process for ruling on disputed catches. The indications are that they were honest with themselves after the opening game and resolved to do better which they did.
The Steelers had been hopeful they would be able to reach an agreement with Bell before the March 6 franchise tag-deadline. Pittsburgh Steelers' RB Le'Veon Bell is expected to receive his second straight franchise tag from the team.
Russia, a key ally of Syrian President Bashar Assad, leases Hemeimeem military base in Syria , near the Mediterranean coast. The families of the deceased, all of whom were Russian servicemen, will be provided with necessary assistance and support.
Underneath the new bodywork lies Toyota's TNGA platform, which also underpins models like the Prius and the C-HR. It will slowly phase out the diesel models from its lineup over the course of this year.
To close out 2017, Nintendo launched a sequel to the original Xenoblade Chronicles RPG series, Xenoblade Chronicles 2 . It did not, however, indicate what may be causing the games to reset, leaving players to speculate.
Harm to Qualcomm's innovation would allow China to expand its influence in key wireless technology, the government said . Bloomberg reported that Broadcom's slate of board of director candidates was expected to be elected at the meeting.
One man was killed and dozens of buildings and vehicles damaged during clashes in the south of the country in November. Prime Minister Ranil Wickremesinghe also ordered an investigation into alleged police inaction in handling the clash.
The driver was taken into custody. "We are praying for the families are going through this tragedy", de Blasio said. EMT arrived on the scene to the tragic sight, and had to assist the mother as her little girl lay on the ground.
Sporadic clashes between rival political groups were reported in different parts of Tripura after the poll results were declared. Bharatiya Janata Party swept the assembly elections in Tripura for the first time in history.
According to The Canadian Press , Toronto police have recovered a seventh set of remains linked to the alleged serial killer. Michael Pollanen, the chief forensic pathologist for the province, to explain the scope of the investigation.
The notice also advised USA citizens in Turkey should avoid large crowds, keep a low profile and otherwise be cautious. Meanwhile, Deputy Prime Minister Bekir Bozdağ said that Turkey is the country most effectively fighting against Daesh.