Tuesday, Oct 04, 2022

Kerala bypolls


Kerala bye-election results: It is still a UDF-Left fight, BJP nowhere in sight

October 24, 2019 9:15 pm

LDF wrests two from Cong, loses one stronghold, BJP second in Manjeshwaram.

Kerala bypolls: BJP's fortunes at the mercy of Nair and Ezhava communities

October 15, 2019 8:44 pm

The Nair Service Society (NSS) and the Sree Narayana Dharma Paripalana (SNDP) Yogam, that chaperone the Nair and Ezhava communities respectively in the state, have not been on the best of terms with the ideological positioning of the BJP in recent times.

Kerala bypolls will be a repeat of Lok Sabha election: Chacko

October 12, 2019 9:04 pm

The United Democratic Front (UDF) swept the Lok Sabha polls in Kerala, winning 19 of the 20 seats in the state. The ruling Left Democratic Front (LDF) could only manage to win one seat, while the BJP was washed out.

Top news today evening: LDF wins Kerala's Pala bypolls, Bard of Blood review and more

September 27, 2019 5:38 pm

From Left-backed Mani C Kappan emerging victorious in Kerala's Pala bypolls to the review of Netflix show Bard of Blood, here are the top news of today evening.

Kerala local body bypolls: LDF wins 21 out of 39 wards, BJP in distant third spot

November 30, 2018 9:30 pm

The elections were held in 27 panchayat wards, five block panchayat wards, six municipality wards and one corporation ward across all 14 districts of the state.

Rajya Sabha Elections 2018 Kerala: LDF's MP Veerendra Kumar set to win — all you need to know

March 23, 2018 1:29 pm

The Kerala Assembly with its 140 members will vote for its one Rajya Sabha seat today it requires 71 votes to win

Vengara bye-election in Kerala: Everything you need to know

October 06, 2017 7:23 pm

Vengara constituency in Malappuram district of Kerala, is considered a stronghold of the IUML and has a Muslim-majority population of over 48,000 people. IUML's prime contender will be the CPM candidate, while the BJP might finish a distant third.

Why the BJP’s growth in Kerala is bad news for the CPI(M)

July 02, 2015 7:35 am

The BJP’s rise — it bagged 10 per cent of votes in the 2014 general election, up from 6 per cent in 2009 — seems to be hurting the Left.

'Dam issue only to divide TN and Kerala people on KNPP'

December 06, 2011 10:37 am

KNPP agitator says 'political hoopla' over dam issue is to win the upcoming bypolls in Kerala.

Cong retains all three assembly seats in Kerala bypolls

November 10, 2009 12:05 pm

Congress- led UDF retained all three assembly seats where bypolls were held,routing the ruling CPI(M)-led LDF.