Monday, Dec 05, 2022

Karnataka polls


Siddaramaiah hints at picking 'safe' Kolar seat for 2023 Karnataka polls

November 14, 2022 9:06 am

The bid to contest from Kolar is being seen as his attempt to select a 'safe' seat that would ensure his election in 2023.

Modi wave alone will not help BJP win polls in Karnataka: Yediyurappa

September 21, 2021 7:20 am

The statement from Yediyurappa came at a time when the party is gearing up to contest multiple zilla, taluk and civic polls under the leadership of new Chief Minister Basavaraj Bommai.

Names of 2 lakh voters deleted in Bengaluru, alleges BJP

April 19, 2019 10:15 pm

"When I visited various polling booths Thursday, I noticed that at least 50,000 to 60,000 names were deleted from the electoral roll. In all, two lakh votes were deleted in Bengaluru," former deputy chief minister R Ashok claimed during a press conference.

Lok Sabha Polls 2019: Poor voter turnout in Bengaluru

April 19, 2019 1:42 pm

The estimated voter turnout in Bangalore North was reported to be 50.51 per cent, Bangalore Central 49.75 per cent, Bangalore South 54.12 per cent and Bangalore rural 64.09 per cent.

Shiv Sena: One set of rules for Goa, another for Karnataka

May 19, 2018 3:05 am

The Sena, in an editorial in its mouthpiece Saamana, also said that there is one set of rules for Goa and another for Karnataka. “The rules and laws are made for others. For BJP, there is a new policy to gain and retain power by all means,” it added.

Karnataka election: Over Rs 41 crore cash, 4 lakh litres liquor seized by Election Commission teams

April 30, 2018 7:12 pm

Over Rs 41.48 crore cash and 4 lakh litres of liquor have so far been seized by the Election Commission (EC) appointed surveillance teams in poll-bound Karnataka, officials said Monday.

NCP won’t contest Karnataka elections

April 13, 2018 4:18 am

NCP’s general secretary D P Tripathi, who was in Mumbai, said on Thursday that the party’s move was a step towards building a coalition to defeat the BJP.

Karnataka poll date leak: ECI constitutes probe panel to investigate incident; all you need to know

March 27, 2018 9:22 pm

Karnataka poll date leak: The Election Commission asked the committee to give its report within seven days and suggest steps needed to prevent any such eventuality in future.

BJP will win Karnataka as well: Maharashtra CM Devendra Fadnavis

March 04, 2018 6:13 pm

"The BJP has not only won the elections but secured 49 to 50 per cent votes in (the three) north-east states. It shows the mandate is inclined towards the BJP. The poll outcome is also a boost for forthcoming assembly election in Karnataka," the chief minister said.

Ahead of Karnataka polls, former BJP minister joins Congress

January 31, 2018 5:37 pm

Chief Minister Siddaramaiah said Singh has left BJP and joined the Congress as there was "no place for secular principles there."