Rajasthan can have a total of 30 ministers including the chief minister, and the Gehlot cabinet will have some vacancies left which will be filled later.
Besides the Lok Sabha polls, Assembly elections in Jammu and Kashmir, Odisha, Maharashtra, Haryana, Andhra Pradesh, Arunachal Pradesh and Sikkim are scheduled to be held next year.
Around 32 out of the 90 newly elected MLAs have declared their education qualification to be ‘graduate’ or above while one has declared as being ‘literate’
Aditanath’s winning percentage was slightly better at 39.13 percent as compared to Modi’s 28.75 percent
Around 129 newly elected MLAs have declared themselves to be ‘graduate’ or above while seven have declared themselves to be literate
Despite intense campaigning by national and local level leaders, the alliance lost, winning just 21 out of the 119 assembly seats
Live updates of the swearing-in ceremonies of the three Congress CM-designates in Chhattisgarh, Madhya Pradesh and Rajasthan
The events on December 11, the day the assembly results for five states were announced, can explain why.
Congress President Rahul Gandhi had earlier announced that the party would start the process of writing off farmer loans within 10 days of government formation in the state.
With six women elected to the state assembly this time, only five percent of elected legislators are women
Congress President Rahul Gandhi and former prime minister Manmohan Singh are expected to attend all three ceremonies along with a host of opposition leaders
The announcement came five days after the assembly election results for the state were declared
The BJP has suffered a rural drubbing in Chhattisgarh, Rajasthan and Madhya Pradesh in recent state polls and the party ruling at the Centre is looking for smart solutions to address agrarian distress ahead of 2019 general elections.
Tharoor was asked whether the Congress has lost the moral high ground to the BJP by nominating Nath for chief minister's post, as he faces allegations of involvement in the 1984 riots
Live updates of the 2018 Chhattisgarh Assembly election result. Congress is hoping to oust CM Raman Singh-led BJP government in the state
The Congress now faces a mammoth task of fulfilling its promise to write off loans within 20 days of forming the government. More than 70 percent of the population in these three states lives in rural areas and is dependent on agriculture for their livelihood.
Zoramthanga said combating alcoholism and drug addiction would be one of the top priorities of his government.
The Lok Sabha member from Chhindwara was on December 13 elected as the leader of Congress Legislature Party (CLP).
This is Zoramthanga's third stint as chief minister of the north eastern state, having led the MNF government in Mizoram in 1998 and 2003.
This is the third round of discussion that the Congress chief is holding before selecting the chief minister for Chhattisgarh.
The Congress, in the recently concluded election, ended the BJP's 15-year rule in the state.
In an interview with CNN-News18's Marya Shakil, newly appointed Chief Minister of Madhya Pradesh talks about all the work that needs to be done in the state.
KTR had worked in the US for six years from 2001 before entering the political arena during the separate Telangana agitation spearheaded by the TRS.
Kamal Nath, nine-time Lok Sabha member from Chhindwara, made the cut due to his seniority and support of more party MLAs, the sources said.
Live updates of the 2018 Rajasthan Assembly election results. Congress set to form the government