November 03, 2020 8:44 pm
These elections are significant for both the ruling BJP as well as the Opposition parties, and are being seen by many as a litmus test for public approval of the record of the PM Modi government in its second term
October 31, 2020 1:52 am
Once considered a stronghold of Narottam Mishra, now state Home Minister, the constituency has 41 per cent OBC voters and 24 per cent SC voters.
October 24, 2020 1:24 am
Pradyuman Singh Tomar, contesting from Gwalior, contended that the October 20 order violates the right to organise election campaigns through physical gatherings as permitted bye-election rules and sought a stay on it.
October 20, 2020 11:55 am
During the roadshow, social distancing norms were not followed and many persons did not even wear masks for protection against the viral infection.
September 25, 2020 2:05 am
Among the 15 candidates announced by the party so far are four former BSP leaders, including former BSP state president Phul Singh Baraiya.
May 04, 2020 4:05 am
Responding to a question on his failure to anticipate the defections, Kamal Nath said he had decades of political experience, but ‘was never involved in the politics of deal-making’.
October 21, 2019 9:03 am
The main contestants for the bypoll are senior Congress leader Kantilal Bhuria and BJP's Bhanu Bhuria, who is making his electoral debut.
June 05, 2018 6:13 am
An ERO is responsible for preparing the electoral roll for an Assembly seat and, usually, the area sub-divisional magistrate or additional district magistrate acts as the ERO for a constituency.
February 24, 2018 9:50 pm
The outcome of the bye-elections would be watched keenly ahead of Assembly elections in BJP-ruled Madhya Pradesh due later this year. BJD-ruled Odisha will go to polls next year.
February 28, 2018 8:55 am
Outcome of the two by-elections would be watched keenly as a possible pointer to people's mood ahead of the Assembly elections in the BJP-ruled state, due later this year.