Karnataka Elections


'Karnataka Elections' - 328 News Result(s)

  • 'Amma..Er..Indira Canteens': Rahul Gandhi's Flub Reveals Inspiration

    'Amma..Er..Indira Canteens': Rahul Gandhi's Flub Reveals Inspiration

    Congress Vice President Rahul Gandhi today inaugurated "Indira canteens," which will provide food at a subsidised cost to the poor in Karnataka capital, Bengaluru. His party, which rules the state, has borrowed the idea from neighbouring Tamil Nadu ahead of assembly elections due in less than a year.

  • Amit Shah, Yeddyurappa Pledge Congress-Mukt Karnataka

    Amit Shah, Yeddyurappa Pledge Congress-<i>Mukt</i> Karnataka

    BJP president Amit Shah is in Karnataka - the only southern state to ever be ruled by the BJP - in a bid to kick-start the state unit of the party into election mode.

  • What Rahul Gandhi Has To Say About Karnataka Tax Raids: Nothing

    What Rahul Gandhi Has To Say About Karnataka Tax Raids: Nothing

    Income tax raids on a Karnataka minister had an angry Congress exercised all day today. The minister was picked up by taxmen from a Bengaluru resort where the Congress had shepherded 43 legislators from Gujarat to prevent defections before a crucial Rajya Sabha election. Senior Congress leaders accused the BJP government of "scare tactics" and "abu...

  • Gujarat Lawmakers Fled To Bengaluru In Fear, Alleges Congress

    Gujarat Lawmakers Fled To Bengaluru In Fear, Alleges Congress

    The Congress on Sunday produced 42 of its Gujarat lawmakers -- who are penned at a resort in Bengaluru -- before the media and said they have taken refuge in the Congress-ruled Karnataka as they feared for their lives ahead of the coming Rajya Sabha elections.

  • Election Commission Reacts To Congress SOS, Seeks Answers From Gujarat

    Election Commission Reacts To Congress SOS, Seeks Answers From Gujarat

    Its Gujarat lawmakers safely sequestered in a luxurious Karnataka resort hundreds of kilometres away, senior Congress leaders headed to the Election Commission in Delhi on Saturday to complain that the Gujarat government was trying to arm-twist and lure its lawmakers to switch sides ahead of the 8 August elections for three Rajya Sabha seats from G...

  • 2018 Assembly Polls Most Likely My Last Election: Karnataka Chief Minister Siddaramaiah

    2018 Assembly Polls Most Likely My Last Election: Karnataka Chief Minister Siddaramaiah

    Karnataka Chief Minister Siddaramaiah today indicated that the 2018 assembly polls could "most likely" be his last election. He also hinted at choosing Chamundeshwari constituency in Mysuru -- the place that gave him 'political rebirth' -- for the election.

  • Senior Karnataka Congressman Quits Party, Says Chief Minister Arrogant

    Senior Karnataka Congressman Quits Party, Says Chief Minister Arrogant

    Senior Karnataka Congress leader AH Vishwanath quit the party on Friday after falling out with Chief Minister K Siddaramaiah named to lead the party against the BJP's BS Yeddyurappa for the assembly elections less than a year later. Mr Vishwanath, 67, is the second state leader to walk out this year, a setback for a party that is battling anti-incu...

  • Its Siddaramaiah vs BJP's Yeddyurappa In Karnataka Assembly Polls

    Its Siddaramaiah vs BJP's Yeddyurappa In Karnataka Assembly Polls

    The Congress today named Karnataka Chief Minister K Siddaramaiah as the party's face in the coming Assembly polls, pitching him against former Chief Minister BS Yeddyurappa, who will be leading the campaign for the BJP. Mr Yeddyurappa was named the party's choice for the Chief Minister's post by BJP chief Amit Shah in August.

  • BS Yeddyurappa Will Be BJP's Chief Ministerial Face In Karnataka: Amit Shah

    BS Yeddyurappa Will Be BJP's Chief Ministerial Face In Karnataka: Amit Shah

    Former Karnataka chief minister BS Yeddyurappa will be the BJP's chief ministerial face in the Assembly polls scheduled early next year, party president Amit Shah said on Friday.

  • After BS Yeddyurappa Eats Hotel Food At Dalit Home, BJP Explains Why

    After BS Yeddyurappa Eats Hotel Food At Dalit Home, BJP Explains Why

    The party has said that food ran out while Mr Yeddyurappa and his team were at the home of Madhu Kumar in Chitradurga district for breakfast, and so more was bought from outside.

  • Karnataka BJP Tries To Fix Cracks, Leaders Asked To 'Work As A Family'

    Karnataka BJP Tries To Fix Cracks, Leaders Asked To 'Work As A Family'

    The two-day executive meet of the Karnataka BJP unit, that ends today in Mysuru, saw the party trying hard to present a united front and keep it together. Ahead of the meet, backward class leader KS Eshwarappa continued his open defiance against state party president, BS Yeddyurappa. Also, there was little interaction between the two during the mee...

  • Amid Dissent, BJP Meets In Karnataka For Mission 150

    Amid Dissent, BJP Meets In Karnataka For Mission 150

    There has been an unusual amount of interest in the state executive meet of the BJP in Karnataka that began today in Mysuru. The two-day meet, attended by state leaders and central representatives, is focussed on Mission 150 - the target of winning 150 out of 224 seats in Karnataka's Assembly elections scheduled for next year.

  • Digvijaya Singh Dropped As Congress In-Charge Of Goa, Karnataka

    Digvijaya Singh Dropped As Congress In-Charge Of Goa, Karnataka

    The Congress has removed its senior leader Digvijaya Singh as the party's in-charge in Goa and Karnataka.

  • By-Election Results 2017 LIVE: Winners For All 10 Seats Declared; BJP Gets 5, Congress 3

    By-Election Results 2017 LIVE: Winners For All 10 Seats Declared; BJP Gets 5, Congress 3

    The counting of votes for by-election in 11 constituencies in eight states began at 8 am this morning and most of the results for eight of the ten constituencies have been declared. The BJP has won five of the ten constituencies so far - with results for two yet to be declared. The Congress has retained both the seats it had in Karnataka, while the...

  • By-Election Results 2017: BJP Wins 5 Of 10 Assembly Seats In By-Elections - 10 Points

    By-Election Results 2017: BJP Wins 5 Of 10 Assembly Seats In By-Elections - 10 Points

    The BJP has won five of 10 assembly seats in eight states for which by-elections were held, retaining three and gaining two from other parties, including Delhi's Rajouri Garden, where last time's winner Aam Aadmi Party has lost its deposit ahead of key civic elections. The Congress has won three, two in Karnataka and one in Madhya Pradesh, all seat...

'Karnataka Elections' - 184 Video Result(s)

'Karnataka Elections' - 328 News Result(s)

  • 'Amma..Er..Indira Canteens': Rahul Gandhi's Flub Reveals Inspiration

    'Amma..Er..Indira Canteens': Rahul Gandhi's Flub Reveals Inspiration

    Congress Vice President Rahul Gandhi today inaugurated "Indira canteens," which will provide food at a subsidised cost to the poor in Karnataka capital, Bengaluru. His party, which rules the state, has borrowed the idea from neighbouring Tamil Nadu ahead of assembly elections due in less than a year.

  • Amit Shah, Yeddyurappa Pledge Congress-Mukt Karnataka

    Amit Shah, Yeddyurappa Pledge Congress-<i>Mukt</i> Karnataka

    BJP president Amit Shah is in Karnataka - the only southern state to ever be ruled by the BJP - in a bid to kick-start the state unit of the party into election mode.

  • What Rahul Gandhi Has To Say About Karnataka Tax Raids: Nothing

    What Rahul Gandhi Has To Say About Karnataka Tax Raids: Nothing

    Income tax raids on a Karnataka minister had an angry Congress exercised all day today. The minister was picked up by taxmen from a Bengaluru resort where the Congress had shepherded 43 legislators from Gujarat to prevent defections before a crucial Rajya Sabha election. Senior Congress leaders accused the BJP government of "scare tactics" and "abu...

  • Gujarat Lawmakers Fled To Bengaluru In Fear, Alleges Congress

    Gujarat Lawmakers Fled To Bengaluru In Fear, Alleges Congress

    The Congress on Sunday produced 42 of its Gujarat lawmakers -- who are penned at a resort in Bengaluru -- before the media and said they have taken refuge in the Congress-ruled Karnataka as they feared for their lives ahead of the coming Rajya Sabha elections.

  • Election Commission Reacts To Congress SOS, Seeks Answers From Gujarat

    Election Commission Reacts To Congress SOS, Seeks Answers From Gujarat

    Its Gujarat lawmakers safely sequestered in a luxurious Karnataka resort hundreds of kilometres away, senior Congress leaders headed to the Election Commission in Delhi on Saturday to complain that the Gujarat government was trying to arm-twist and lure its lawmakers to switch sides ahead of the 8 August elections for three Rajya Sabha seats from G...

  • 2018 Assembly Polls Most Likely My Last Election: Karnataka Chief Minister Siddaramaiah

    2018 Assembly Polls Most Likely My Last Election: Karnataka Chief Minister Siddaramaiah

    Karnataka Chief Minister Siddaramaiah today indicated that the 2018 assembly polls could "most likely" be his last election. He also hinted at choosing Chamundeshwari constituency in Mysuru -- the place that gave him 'political rebirth' -- for the election.

  • Senior Karnataka Congressman Quits Party, Says Chief Minister Arrogant

    Senior Karnataka Congressman Quits Party, Says Chief Minister Arrogant

    Senior Karnataka Congress leader AH Vishwanath quit the party on Friday after falling out with Chief Minister K Siddaramaiah named to lead the party against the BJP's BS Yeddyurappa for the assembly elections less than a year later. Mr Vishwanath, 67, is the second state leader to walk out this year, a setback for a party that is battling anti-incu...

  • Its Siddaramaiah vs BJP's Yeddyurappa In Karnataka Assembly Polls

    Its Siddaramaiah vs BJP's Yeddyurappa In Karnataka Assembly Polls

    The Congress today named Karnataka Chief Minister K Siddaramaiah as the party's face in the coming Assembly polls, pitching him against former Chief Minister BS Yeddyurappa, who will be leading the campaign for the BJP. Mr Yeddyurappa was named the party's choice for the Chief Minister's post by BJP chief Amit Shah in August.

  • BS Yeddyurappa Will Be BJP's Chief Ministerial Face In Karnataka: Amit Shah

    BS Yeddyurappa Will Be BJP's Chief Ministerial Face In Karnataka: Amit Shah

    Former Karnataka chief minister BS Yeddyurappa will be the BJP's chief ministerial face in the Assembly polls scheduled early next year, party president Amit Shah said on Friday.

  • After BS Yeddyurappa Eats Hotel Food At Dalit Home, BJP Explains Why

    After BS Yeddyurappa Eats Hotel Food At Dalit Home, BJP Explains Why

    The party has said that food ran out while Mr Yeddyurappa and his team were at the home of Madhu Kumar in Chitradurga district for breakfast, and so more was bought from outside.

  • Karnataka BJP Tries To Fix Cracks, Leaders Asked To 'Work As A Family'

    Karnataka BJP Tries To Fix Cracks, Leaders Asked To 'Work As A Family'

    The two-day executive meet of the Karnataka BJP unit, that ends today in Mysuru, saw the party trying hard to present a united front and keep it together. Ahead of the meet, backward class leader KS Eshwarappa continued his open defiance against state party president, BS Yeddyurappa. Also, there was little interaction between the two during the mee...

  • Amid Dissent, BJP Meets In Karnataka For Mission 150

    Amid Dissent, BJP Meets In Karnataka For Mission 150

    There has been an unusual amount of interest in the state executive meet of the BJP in Karnataka that began today in Mysuru. The two-day meet, attended by state leaders and central representatives, is focussed on Mission 150 - the target of winning 150 out of 224 seats in Karnataka's Assembly elections scheduled for next year.

  • Digvijaya Singh Dropped As Congress In-Charge Of Goa, Karnataka

    Digvijaya Singh Dropped As Congress In-Charge Of Goa, Karnataka

    The Congress has removed its senior leader Digvijaya Singh as the party's in-charge in Goa and Karnataka.

  • By-Election Results 2017 LIVE: Winners For All 10 Seats Declared; BJP Gets 5, Congress 3

    By-Election Results 2017 LIVE: Winners For All 10 Seats Declared; BJP Gets 5, Congress 3

    The counting of votes for by-election in 11 constituencies in eight states began at 8 am this morning and most of the results for eight of the ten constituencies have been declared. The BJP has won five of the ten constituencies so far - with results for two yet to be declared. The Congress has retained both the seats it had in Karnataka, while the...

  • By-Election Results 2017: BJP Wins 5 Of 10 Assembly Seats In By-Elections - 10 Points

    By-Election Results 2017: BJP Wins 5 Of 10 Assembly Seats In By-Elections - 10 Points

    The BJP has won five of 10 assembly seats in eight states for which by-elections were held, retaining three and gaining two from other parties, including Delhi's Rajouri Garden, where last time's winner Aam Aadmi Party has lost its deposit ahead of key civic elections. The Congress has won three, two in Karnataka and one in Madhya Pradesh, all seat...

  • Nanjangud Bypoll A Dress Rehearsal For Karnataka Elections Next Year?

    Nanjangud Bypoll A Dress Rehearsal For Karnataka Elections Next Year?

    Nanjangud, about 20 kilometres from Mysore in Karnataka, is known for its Shiva temple and bananas. The town is now witnessing a bypoll battle between a former Congressman who joined the BJP, and the ruling Congress itself - right in Chief Minister Siddaramaiah's stronghold. With elections due in Karnataka next year, the results could be seen as a ...

  • Goa Government's Plans To Meet PM On Mahadayi Water Dispute Scuttled

    Goa Government's Plans To Meet PM On Mahadayi Water Dispute Scuttled

    Goa government's plan to call on Prime Minister Narendra Modi seeking his intervention on the ongoing Mahadayi water-sharing dispute with Karnataka has hit a roadblock due to his packed schedule in the wake of UP elections followed by a foreign trip.

  • David Guetta's Bengaluru Concert Cancelled

    David Guetta's Bengaluru Concert Cancelled

    The Bengaluru police has said that a concert by Grammy Award-winning DJ and music producer David Guetta in the city tonight has not been cancelled, only postponed. But the organisers say they were told to call it off because the police could not deploy enough manpower as the date clashed with Agricultural Produce Market Committee elections in the a...

  • Can't Stop Association Elections, BCCI Secretary Tells RM Lodha Panel

    Can't Stop Association Elections, BCCI Secretary Tells RM Lodha Panel

    Cricket Association of Bengal (CAB) and Karnataka State Cricket Association (KSCA) are not having their elections on scheduled date after Supreme Court-appointed panel sent a letter to BCCI to intimate associations that all state unit elections to be put on hold

  • Siddaramaiah Revamps Karnataka Cabinet, Sacks 14 Ministers, Inducts 13

    Siddaramaiah Revamps Karnataka Cabinet, Sacks 14 Ministers, Inducts 13

    Siddaramaiah-led Karnataka government in a major revamp today dropped 14 ministers from its cabinet while inducting 13 new at a ceremony in Bengaluru's Raj Bhavan. The new-look team will lead the ruling Congress into the Assembly elections due in less than two years.

  • FIR Filed Against JDS Legislator Mallikarjun Khuba

    FIR Filed Against JDS Legislator Mallikarjun Khuba

    An FIR has been filed against JD(S) legislator Mallikarjun Khuba, who in a sting operation was purportedly seen negotiating a money deal in exchange for votes ahead of the June 11 biennial elections to four Rajya Sabha seats from Karnataka.

  • JDS Suspends 8 Rebel Legislators For Cross-Voting In Rajya Sabha Polls

    JDS Suspends 8 Rebel Legislators For Cross-Voting In Rajya Sabha Polls

    Cracking the whip, JD(S) today suspended its eight rebel legislators who voted against its official candidate and supported Congress in the biennial elections to fill four Rajya Sabha seats from Karnataka.

  • Nirmala Sitharaman Wins Rajya Sabha Seat From Karnataka, Congress Gets 3

    Nirmala Sitharaman Wins Rajya Sabha Seat From Karnataka, Congress Gets 3

    The ruling Congress today won three seats and the opposition BJP one seat in the biennial elections to the Rajya Sabha from Karnataka.

  • Congress Wins 4 Legislative Council Seats In Karnataka, BJP Gets 2

    Congress Wins 4 Legislative Council Seats In Karnataka, BJP Gets 2

    The ruling Congress won four seats, while the opposition BJP secured two and JD-S one in biennial elections to the 75-member Karnataka Legislative Council in Bengaluru today, the state election commission said.

  • Photo-Finish In Some Seats Likely In Tomorrow's Rajya Sabha Polls

    Photo-Finish In Some Seats Likely In Tomorrow's Rajya Sabha Polls

    A down-to-the-wire contest is likely in some of the seats in the high-stakes Rajya Sabha elections in seven states tomorrow, especially in Uttar Pradesh, Karnataka and Haryana, where the fate of candidates including senior Congress leader Kapil Sibal and senior lawyer RK Anand will be decided.

  • Congress Pulls Out All Stops To Win Rajya Sabha Seat In Karnataka

    Congress Pulls Out All Stops To Win Rajya Sabha Seat In Karnataka

    Playing for high stakes, ruling Congress in Karnataka has pulled out all stops for winning the third seat, while JDS battle dissidence in the biennial Rajya Sabha elections to be held tomorrow with allegations of cash for votes flying thick and fast.

  • Rajya Sabha Polls: Will Parties Get Their Math Right?

    Rajya Sabha Polls: Will Parties Get Their Math Right?

    Elections for 57 Rajya Sabha seats in 15 states will take place today and with a contest in seven states, political parties are in a last minute scramble to ensure they get their numbers right.

  • Rajya Sabha Polls In Karnataka To Go Ahead As Scheduled: Election Commission

    Rajya Sabha Polls In Karnataka To Go Ahead As Scheduled: Election Commission

    Rajya Sabha elections to four seats in Karnataka on June 11 will go ahead as scheduled with the Election Commission today deciding against cancelling the polls, saying money power has not vitiated the process so much to warrant such a step even as it asked the CBI to probe the matter in detail.

  • Karnataka Game Of Thrones: Mystery, Allegations And A Trip To Mumbai

    Karnataka Game Of Thrones: Mystery, Allegations And A Trip To Mumbai

    It's being called the Game of Thrones, Karnataka version. Five days before Rajya Sabha elections in the state, the ruling Congress has been accused of sponsoring a trip to Mumbai for 14 Independent lawmakers in the state to ensure that they vote for its candidate.

  • Tough Fight For Some Rajya Sabha Candidates While Others Breathe Easy

    Tough Fight For Some Rajya Sabha Candidates While Others Breathe Easy

    It will be smooth sailing for ministers like Suresh Prabhu, Piyush Goyal, Vinay Sahasrabuddhe and former union minister P Chidambaram but there's a contest on the cards in at least six states like Uttar Pradesh, Madhya Pradesh, Uttarakhand, Jharkhand, Karnataka and Haryana.

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