The BJP announced cheerily this evening that its alliance with Chandrababu Naidu in Andhra Pradesh is "rocking" - the reassurance was offered by Prakash Javadekar this evening who said, "It's not rocky, it's rocking". Mr Naidu had suggested the opposite at a rally last evening, declaring that the partnership was placed near break point.
In a daring daylight murder, a 62-year-old woman was killed by two youths for a gold chain in a busy commercial locality in Salem, Tamil Nadu, police said.
An Irish tourist was allegedly molested by a man in the waiting room of Bangalore railway station, following which the man was arrested, police said today.
The BJP today said that it has been able to rescue its alliance with Chandrababu Naidu's Telugu Desam Party or TDP. "Our alliance with TDP will continue," said BJP leader Prakash Javadekar after meeting Mr Naidu in Hyderabad today.
Riding on the back of the success of separate Telangana agitation, TRS president K Chandrasekhar Rao is expected to sail through in Medak parliamentary constituency in the general elections.
Prominent citizens of Bangalore are sorely disappointed at what they call the low voter turnout in the city in the general elections held on Thursday. The three seats in Bangalore city recorded a 54 per cent voter turnout. In 2009, the turnout was 58.81 per cent.
YSR Congress president YS Jagan Mohan Reddy owns assets of more than Rs 343 crore but does not own a vehicle.
All 28 seats in Karnataka voted on Thursday - in a battle that has put pressure on state units of both the BJP and the Congress. And some of the contests, like the one in Bangalore South, have generated a huge amount of interest.
Sharpening his attack on P Chidambaram, BJP leader Narendra Modi today alleged wrist watches with photos of the Finance Minister were being distributed to voters and demanded a probe by the Election Commission (EC).
The Union Minister for Human Resources Development and Congress leader M M Pallam Raju, owns assets of over Rs 3 crore, according to his affidavit accompanying the nomination for Lok Sabha election from Kakinada in East Godavari district.
11 days after they struck a deal which is considered a game-changer, Chandrababu Naidu and the BJP are reportedly in talks to stave off an abrupt end.
More than Rs 103 crore of unaccounted cash, 70 kg of gold and 300 kg of silver have been seized so far in enforcement of Model Code of Conduct for the Legislative assembly and Lok Sabha elections in Andhra Pradesh.
All 28 constituencies in Karnataka voted today, in a battle that is a must-win for both the Congress and the BJP.
A member of the DMK has earned the dubious distinction of becoming the first law-maker from Tamil Nadu to be disqualified from Parliament because he has been found guilty of corruption charges.
Union minister K H Muniyappa was displeased to see the EVM facing south and placed it in the north-eastern direction