Shiv Sena wins civic bypoll in Mumbai
The Shiv Sena on Friday won the by-election from theward no 141 of the Brihanmumbai Municipal Corporation (BMC) in suburban Mankhud, said officials. The Shiv Sena on Friday won the by-election from theward no 141 of the Brihanmumbai Municipal Corporation (BMC) in suburban Mankhud, said officials.
J&K may hold bypolls for 12,000 panchayat seats in February and March
The J&K government is contemplating to hold panchayat polls for over 12...
Bypoll numbers show BJP making inroads into old Mysore region
Several districts including Chikkaballapura and Mandya have witnessed BJP's vic...
Why Karnataka bypolls are important to BJP in the south
In Karnataka, today's bypolls will decide the future of the BS Yediyurappa government which currently has 105 legislators and one independent MLA's support in the 225 member strong Assembly.
Karnataka bypolls: 15 constituencies go to polls tomorrow
By-elections will be held in 15 constituencies. BJP has fielded disqualified MLAs in 13 and has given tickets to party leaders in the remaining two seats. The Congress is contesting in all 15 constituencies and the JD(S) candidates are in the fray in 12 seats. Two rebels who were formerly with the BJP are contesting independently.
BJP sweeps bypolls in Karnataka, B S Yediyurappa government retains majority
The Congress managed to win only Hunasuru and Shivajinagar seats, while independent candidate Sharath Bachegowda, who was earlier expelled from the BJP for anti-party activities after he contested the bypoll as a rebel, won in Hoskote.
I thank people of Karnataka for placing their faith in BJP: Modi on bypoll results
The ruling BJP on Monday swept the Assembly bypolls in Karnataka winning 12 of the 15 seats to help the four-month-old Yediyurappa government retain majority.
Defeat in Karnataka Bypolls: Siddaramaiah, Dinesh Gundu Rao quit Congress positions
Siddaramaiah has sent in his letter of resignation to AICC president Sonia Gandhi, reiterating his loyalty to Gandhi as well as the party. He expressed regrets at not being able to win more seats despite making sincere efforts.
Karnataka bypolls: Chief Minister BS Yediyurappa triumphs, pushes Congress to fringe
Of the 15 Assembly constituencies that faced bypolls, the Congress had held 11 seats, while the JD(S) three. In the bypolls, however, the Congress could win back just two seats, while the JD(S) none from the earlier three seats it held. The BJP march was too overwhelming for the Congress and JD(S) to arrest in most seats.
Karnataka by-polls: BJP's Shivaram Hebbar wins Yellapur constituency
BJP candidate from Yellapur Arabail Shivaram Hebbar became the first candidate to register a victory in the bypolls to 15 assembly constitue...
BJP appears headed for a splendid show in Karnataka bypolls
The BJP needs to win at least six of those 15 seats to remain in a majority in the assembly. Trends available so far showed Congress leading in two (Shivajinagar and Hunsur), while JD(S) and an independent candidate were ahead in Yeshwanthpura and Hoskote constituencies respectively. In the previous elections, the Congress had won in 12 of those 15 seats.
Karnataka bypolls: Counting of votes begins; results will decide fate of BJP govt
The counting of votes for the by-elections on 15 assembly seats in Karnataka that went to polls on December 5 is underway at 11 centres in t...
Karnataka bypolls: Congress, JDS hint at alliance again
Congress Legislature Party (CLP) leader Siddaramaiah said his party will win at least 12 seats and come back to power. But Congress will still fall short of a simple majority and will not be able to form a government without the support of its former partner.
We will win maximum number of seats in Karnataka bypolls, says BJP
"I will not speak anything about the bypoll results now. You will get to know on December 9. We will win with a lead of 25,000-30,000 votes in most of the constituencies and according to our estimate, we are confident of winning all the 15 seats," Karnataka CM Yediyurappa told reporters. He further added that people have voted for the party with this in mind.
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