karnataka election news

Longer night life in Bangalore, BJP`s promise to young voters

Karnataka`s ruling BJP is wooing Bangalore`s young voters with the promise of an extended night life in the state capital, if returned to power in the May 5 Assembly poll.

May 04, 2013, 11:44 AM IST

Karnataka Elections 2013: Independents choose unique symbols to attract voters

With symbols of mainstream parties etched in the minds of people, the independents are now looking for interesting new symbols that can help in adding their popularity.

May 02, 2013, 00:22 AM IST

Karnataka Elections 2013: Authorities seize 2.37 lakh from local body member

Authorities seized Rs 2.37 lakh cash from a zilla panchayat member and his aide during a raid at a lodge here on Wednesday.

May 01, 2013, 19:26 PM IST

Karnataka polls 2013: Candidates facing criminal charges in fray

The upcoming Assembly elections in Karnataka include scores of candidates who are reportedly facing serious criminal charges, including that of rape and murder.

Apr 30, 2013, 16:32 PM IST

K`taka polls: Krishna attacks Cong candidate selection process

Making no secret that he is hurt, former Union Minister and senior Congress leader SM Krishna on Saturday attacked the candidate-selection process in his party for the Karnataka Assembly elections.

Apr 27, 2013, 15:59 PM IST

Karnataka CM Shettar indebted to wife and brother

The asset value of Karnataka Chief Minister Jagadish Shettar has increased four times than that of his wife Shilpa Shettar.

Apr 27, 2013, 11:29 AM IST

Karnataka Elections 2013: Independents candidates make their presence felt

While various political parties are holding rallies to reach out to their voters, independent candidates in the elections fray are leaving no stone unturned to make their presence felt.

Apr 24, 2013, 21:19 PM IST

Karnataka Assembly Elections 2013: Political leaders connect to voters via social networking sites

With the Karnataka polls fast approaching, political leaders seem to be going tech-savvy and are now using social networking websites to connect with their voters.

Apr 23, 2013, 21:00 PM IST

Karnataka Assembly Polls 2013: Four nabbed for distributing pamphlets

Four persons who were allegedly distributing pamphlets in favour of a candidate in fray for the May Assembly polls in Karnataka have been arrested, police said.

Apr 22, 2013, 14:39 PM IST

Karnataka polls: LK Advani warns against indiscipline, corruption

BJP leader LK Advani on Sunday warned that indiscipline in the party would not be tolerated and there was no question of compromise on corruption.

Apr 21, 2013, 09:27 AM IST

Karnataka Assembly Elections 2013: Aides of `tainted` MLAs given ticket by BJP

BJP`s decision to keep its tainted MLAs from contesting in upcoming elections has reportedly turned out to be blessing in disguise for their aides.

Apr 18, 2013, 00:35 AM IST

Karnataka Assembly Elections 2013: Congress to make a mark in reserved constituencies?

The results of the upcoming Karnataka Assembly elections on May 5 will reveal how the Congress will fare the 51 reserved constituencies of the state.

Apr 16, 2013, 20:32 PM IST

Rs 1 cr in cash, over 400 gold bangles seized in Karnataka

Authorities seized Rs one crore in cash in the border district of Belgaum and more than 400 gold bangles weighing 4.5 kg at another place meant for "use" for May five Assembly polls, in violation of model code of conduct.

Apr 16, 2013, 20:29 PM IST

Number of nominations for Karnataka polls crosses 2,000

The number of nominations filed by candidates for the May 5 Assembly elections in Karnataka crossed 2,000 on Tuesday.

Apr 16, 2013, 19:54 PM IST

Karnataka polls: HC sets aside CAT order on transf

Karnataka High Court set aside an order of Central Administrative Tribunal staying transfers of seven IAS and one IPS officers in the poll-bound state.

Apr 16, 2013, 19:10 PM IST

‘Paid News’ to come under close scrutiny in Karnataka polls

Election Officers would keep a hawk-eyed vigil on "paid news" in the run-up to the May 5 Karnataka Assembly polls.

Apr 16, 2013, 15:06 PM IST

No fight for CMship, says Cong leader Siddaramaiah

Rejecting suggestions of a tussle among chief ministerial aspirants in the Congress, senior state party leader Siddaramaiah said they would fight the May 5 Karnataka Assembly polls.

Apr 16, 2013, 15:04 PM IST