South | Written by Maya Sharma, Edited by Tasim Zahid | Monday August 18, 2014
Karnataka is gearing up for by-elections in three assembly constituencies with sons and proteges looking to retain seats for their parties in the state assembly.
MayaSharma | Monday August 18, 2014
Anil Kumble and Javagal Srinath had managed Karnataka cricket for three years. They did not contest the elections this year. The former Test players want better use of funds to develop cricket in the state.
South | Press Trust of India | Saturday June 21, 2014
Karnataka Transport Minister Ramalinga Reddy yesterday hit back at Congress General Secretary B K Hariprasad for his remark that district in-charge ministers should be held responsible for the dismal performance of the party in Lok Sabha elections in...
Election 2014 | Indo-Asian News Service | Tuesday May 27, 2014
The BJP's Karnataka unit on Monday celebrated the swearing-in of Narendra Modi as the 15th prime minister by serving free tea to hundreds of people who gathered at its office in Bangalore.
Election 2014 | Press Trust of India | Sunday May 25, 2014
Former Karnataka Chief Minister B S Yeddyurappa, who won Shimoga Lok Saba seat by a huge margin, has submitted his resignation as an MLA to the Speaker of Karnataka Assembly.
Election 2014 | Written by Devesh Kumar | Thursday May 22, 2014
Former Karnataka chief minister BS Yeddyurappa has opted out of the race for securing a berth in the Narendra Modi Cabinet, and expressed his willingness to take up organisational responsibility in his home state.
Election 2014 | Press Trust of India | Tuesday May 20, 2014
Polling for four Rajya Sabha seats in Karnataka and one each in Arunachal Pradesh and Mizoram will be held next month as the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) looks to shore up its strength in the upper house for smooth passage of bills.
Election 2014 | NDTV.com | Wednesday May 14, 2014
The BJP looks set to grab 16 of the 28 seats in Karnataka in the general elections, the NDTV exit poll shows.
Election 2014 | Press Trust of India | Tuesday May 13, 2014
Karnataka Chief Minister Siddaramaiah today completed one year in office but chose not to mark the milestone with any celebrations as he awaits the results of the Lok Sabha elections in which he would be hoping for a strong showing by Congress in the...
Election 2014 | Written by Radhika Iyer | Wednesday May 7, 2014
With the polls over, the power crisis has returned to Karnataka and Tamil Nadu. Power cuts in the Bangalore and Hyderabad were almost nil ahead of voting day.
Election 2014 | Indo-Asian News Service | Sunday April 27, 2014
Re-polling will be held on Tuesday in a dozen polling booths spread across nine Lok Sabha constituencies in Karnataka due to glitches in the electronic voting machines (EVMs) and fault of polling personnel in one booth, a senior official said on Satu...
Election 2014 | Press Trust of India | Tuesday April 22, 2014
Banking on the "Narendra Modi wave" for a turnaround in its fortunes, BJP's Karnataka unit on Monday expressed confidence of winning more than 20 of the 28 Lok Sabha seats in the April 17 elections in the state.
Election 2014 | Press Trust of India | Sunday April 20, 2014
Continuing her tirade against BJP and its leader Narendra Modi, AIADMK supremo J Jayalalithaa today slammed their approach over the Cauvery issue involving upper riparian state Karnataka as she criticised her Gujarat counterpart over his comments on ...
Elections | Written by Devesh Kumar | Saturday April 19, 2014
Arun Jaitley is a key strategist, having steered the BJP's campaign successfully in difficult states such as Gujarat (2002 and 2007), Madhya Pradesh (2003), Bihar (2005), Karnataka (2004 and 2008) and Punjab (2007 and 2012). And now he forays into el...
Election 2014 | Edited by Amit Chaturvedi | Friday April 18, 2014
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...
Election 2014 | Written by Maya Sharma | Friday April 18, 2014
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.
Election 2014 | Edited by Abhinav Bhatt | Thursday April 17, 2014
All 28 constituencies in Karnataka voted today, in a battle that is a must-win for both the Congress and the BJP.
Cheat Sheet | Edited by Surabhi Malik | Thursday April 17, 2014
Today was the largest single day of voting in the five-week national election.
Election 2014 | Press Trust of India | Thursday April 17, 2014
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
Election 2014 | Edited by Amit Chaturvedi | Thursday April 17, 2014
All of Karnataka and much of Rajasthan and Maharashtra are voting today in the biggest of nine phases in the general elections. Of the 121 constituencies across 12 states where polling is on, the Congress holds 36 seats and the BJP 40.