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.
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
Pawan Kalyan, brother of actor-turned-politician Chiranjeevi, has topped the list of celebrity candidates searched on Google.
Around 26 per cent of the 4.62 crore electorate have exercised their franchise till around noon in the single-phase polls today in Karnataka
It was "borewell robot", an indigenous device developed by a Madurai-based social worker, that saved a 3-year old boy who fell into an abandoned borewell in a village in Tirunelveli in southern Tamil Nadu.
On electoral authorities' direction, police have arrested 22 persons for allegedly making hate speeches during a recent clash between different communities at Mallipattinam in Thanjavur district in Tamil Nadu.
Customs officials have seized 400 gm of gold valued at Rs 11.2 lakh from a passenger, who arrived at the airport in Tiruchirapalli, Tamil Nadu from Malaysia, police said today.
Police today launched an investigation into a suspected Colombo-based kidney racket following death of a 26-year-old Hyderabad youth in Sri Lanka.
Sonia Gandhi, whose party pushed for the creation of a new Telangana state, visited the region for the first time since Parliament agreed to bifurcate Andhra Pradesh.
Three workers, including a woman, were killed and 10 seriously injured in an explosion at a cracker manufacturing unit, 20 km from Cuddalore in Tamil Nadu, today.