India | Press Trust of India | Friday August 22, 2014
A high turnout on Thursday marked the by-polls to 18 assembly seats in four states in the first major test of strength for BJP since the Lok Sabha polls and an acid test for the new alliance of Rashtriya Janata Dal (RJD) chief Lalu Prasad and Janata ...
India | Edited by Deepshikha Ghosh | Monday July 28, 2014
The border town of Belgaum in Karnataka is tense after a board put up by villagers revived a decades-old dispute with neighbouring Maharashtra.
South | Press Trust of India | Saturday June 7, 2014
BJP's Prabhakar Kore today filed his nomination papers for the Rajya Sabha from Karnataka, which goes to polls on June 19.
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 | 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...
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 | Written by Maya Sharma | Tuesday April 15, 2014
Campaigning has ended in Karnataka and all 28 seats will go to the polls on Thursday. State capital Bangalore is being keenly fought over by politicians.
Election 2014 | NDTV.com | Saturday April 12, 2014
In Karnataka, opinion polls predict a neck-and-neck battle between the BJP and the Congress, with each party likely to get 13 seats.
Election 2014 | Indo-Asian News Service | Wednesday April 9, 2014
The Congress is married to corruption, BJP's prime ministerial candidate Narendra Modi said on Tuesday as he addressed election rallies in Karnataka and Kerala.
Election 2014 | Press Trust of India | Tuesday April 8, 2014
Wading into BJP's internal affairs, Rahul Gandhi today said LK Advani is no more its "tallest leader" that he once used to be and has been made a "small leader" by the party, as he unleashed a fierce attack against Narendra Modi.
Election 2014 | Press Trust of India | Sunday April 6, 2014
Dismissing any "Modi wave" in the country, AAP candidate from Bangalore Central constituency and former Infosys director V Balakrishnan today labelled both Congress and BJP as "corrupt" and said they have no intention to change the style of governanc...
Election 2014 | Press Trust of India | Monday March 31, 2014
Platitudes notwithstanding, political parties are chary when it comes to giving representation to women in polls with the BJP fielding just one woman in the Lok Sabha elections in Karnataka and the Congress giving tickets to two women.
Election 2014 | Indo-Asian News Service | Wednesday March 26, 2014
Nearly 560 candidates representing various political parties and Independents have filed nominations for the Lok Sabha polls in Karnataka, a senior election official said on Wednesday.
Election 2014 | Press Trust of India | Monday March 24, 2014
Karnataka is all set to witness a battle of equals in the Lok Sabha polls with five former chief ministers in the fray and indications that a sixth may soon join the race.
Election 2014 | Press Trust of India | Thursday March 20, 2014
Making his wealth public a day before stepping into the fray, Infosys co-founder and Congress candidate from Bangalore South, Nandan Nilekani has declared that he and his wife Rohini Nilekani have assets worth Rs 7,700 crore.