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Assembly bypolls in Meghalaya on Thursday, Meghalaya CM Conrad Sangma's fate to be decided

Son of former chief minister Purno Sangma, he became the chief minister on March 6 with the support of regional parties and the BJP.

Aug 22, 2018, 13:06 PM IST

Rejection of Modi wave? How Opposition used bypoll results in 2018 to attack BJP

The Narendra Modi-led BJP faced a barrage of attacks after its humiliating defeat in the bypolls held recently in 4 Lok Sabha and 10 assembly seats.

May 31, 2018, 21:43 PM IST

EC fights EVM allegations with 'heat' logic as 4 Lok Sabha seats, 9 Assembly constituencies go to polls

The EC said on Monday that reports of 'large-scale' failure of EVMs were "exaggerated projection of reality" even as complaints mounted about problems with electronic voting machines including in Uttar Pradesh's Kairana.

May 29, 2018, 00:58 AM IST

Bypolls to 4 Lok Sabha, including politically-crucial Kairana in UP, 10 Assembly seats on Monday

Kairana constituency in the politically crucial state of Uttar Pardesh has virtually assumed the dimension of a strategic player in the run up to the 2019 Lok Sabha elections.
 

May 28, 2018, 00:33 AM IST

Tripura Assembly Elections 2018: Left front confident of wining polls, says CPI

Veteran communist leader Suravaram Sudhakar Reddy today expressed doubts over the two exit polls which predicted the BJP's win in Tripura elections, and said the Left front is confident of returning to power.

Feb 28, 2018, 14:57 PM IST

PM Modi hails BJP's win in Uttar Pradesh, Arunachal Pradesh bypolls, expresses gratitude to people

The BJP retained the Sikandra Assembly seat in a bypoll on Sunday by a margin of over 11,000 votes.

Dec 24, 2017, 19:59 PM IST

EVMs in focus in run-up to Madhya Pradesh bypolls

Though the campaign for the April 9 Assembly bypolls in Madhya Pradesh remained politically less intense, there has been much heat over EVMs after a VVPAT machine reportedly dispensed slips of only the BJP symbol during a trial.

Apr 07, 2017, 13:16 PM IST

Congress names candidates for Himachal Pradesh, Karnataka bypolls

Congress today named its candidates for the upcoming assembly bypolls this year in Himachal Pradesh and Karnataka.

Mar 19, 2017, 20:37 PM IST

Bypoll results: Mamata Banerjee-led Trinamool Congress wins all three seats in West Bengal

Registering a big victory, Trinamool Congress on Tuesday retained the two Lok Sabha seats and one assembly seat in West Bengal.

Nov 22, 2016, 20:00 PM IST

Bypoll results: BJP scores big, wins two out of four Lok Sabha seats - Here are details of who bagged what

Counting of votes took place on Tuesday for 4 Lok Sabha and 8 Assembly Constituencies, spread across six States and one Union Territory where bypolls were held on Saturday.

Nov 22, 2016, 16:57 PM IST

Bypolls for 12 Assembly seats in 8 states on Feb 13: EC

Counting will be held on February 16, the EC said.

Jan 12, 2016, 16:28 PM IST

Assembly bypolls in 5 states: Pics of candidates to be on ballot paper

Photographs of candidates, including Tamil Nadu Chief Minister J Jayalalithaa, contesting the June 27 assembly bypolls to six seats in five states, will be on the ballot papers alongside their names and party symbols.

Jun 21, 2015, 09:45 AM IST

BJP names candidates for Assembly bypolls in Tripura, Kerala, MP

BJP's Central Election Committee (CEC) has declared the names of its candidates for the June 27 by-elections to two Legislative Assembly seats in Tripura and one each in Kerala and Madhya Pradesh.

Jun 09, 2015, 19:40 PM IST

BJP wins three out of 6 seats in LS, Assembly bypolls

BJP won three of the six Lok Sabha and Assembly seats in the bypolls for which results were announced today with two daughters of late BJP leader Gopinath Munde among the victors and one of them won by a whopping seven lakh votes in Maharashtra.

Oct 19, 2014, 22:42 PM IST

Campaigning for Rajkot Assembly bypoll ends

Campaign for the October 15 bypolls to Rajkot (West) Assembly seat, which has become a "prestige issue" for BJP, concluded on Monday.

Oct 13, 2014, 23:07 PM IST

Bypoll results shouldn't be linked with Modi's popularity: Uma Bharti

Senior BJP leader Uma Bharti on Tuesday said the reverses suffered by the party in assembly bypolls in Uttar Pradesh, Rajasthan and Gujarat should not be linked with Prime Minister Narendra Modi's popularity.

Sep 17, 2014, 00:46 AM IST

Assembly bypoll results: 5 takeaways for the BJP

The Congress and the Samajwadi are gung-ho. The SP is happy that it won eight out of 11 seats in Uttar Pradesh bypolls on Tuesday with three going to the BJP and the Congress is happy that it won in Rajasthan under the leadership of Sachin Pilot.

Sep 16, 2014, 23:14 PM IST

BJP eyes 2016 West Bengal Assembly polls after winning Basirhat South

Buoyed by its performance in the Assembly bye-elections where the party has secured a win from the Basirhat Dakshin seat, the BJP central leadership is now eyeing the Kolkata civic elections slated for next year and the 2016 Assembly elections to make West Bengal TMC free.

Sep 16, 2014, 18:15 PM IST

BJP wrests Silchar from Congress in Assam bypoll

Opposition BJP wrested Silchar constituency from the Congress while the All India United Democratic Front and the ruling Congress retained Jamunamukh and Lakhipur seats respectively in the Assembly by-polls in Assam.

Sep 16, 2014, 17:02 PM IST