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Karnataka elections

Karnataka Urban Local Body elections counting on September 3

The civic election was earlier scheduled to be held in 105 Urban Local Bodies, but polls in three of them had to be postponed due to heavy rains and flash floods.

Sep 02, 2018, 09:44 AM IST

Kerala MLAs spent over 50% more than the limit in polls in last 5 years

Among the Southern States which have gone for elections in the last 5 years (2013-2018), it has been observed that MLAs have spent the most on the vehicles used for the campaign.

Jun 29, 2018, 09:45 AM IST

Rahul Gandhi yet to get special permission for Kailash Mansarovar Yatra

According to an MEA press release dated February 21, the last date for registration was March 23. 

Jun 23, 2018, 06:27 AM IST

Yeddyurappa writes to Election Commission, alleges irregularities in Karnataka Assembly elections

Yeddyurappa said that several irregularities were brought to the notice of officials concerned before the Karnataka Assembly elections, but no cognisance was taken of the same.

May 22, 2018, 09:52 AM IST

The complete Karnataka saga: How Congress-JDS unity forced BJP's BS Yeddyurappa to quit before floor test

Curtains came down on the political drama in Karnataka on Saturday with Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) leader BS Yeddyurappa resigning as the Chief Minister of the state without going for a floor test. The move by Yeddyurappa paved the way for Janata Dal Secular (JDS)-Congress alliance to come to power in the state with HD Kumaraswamy as the Chief Minister.

May 20, 2018, 07:52 AM IST

Karnataka results: Victory not in the bag yet, Congress and JDS go into a huddle in Bengaluru

Reports of a group of angry Congress MLA-elects could figure high in discussions.

May 15, 2018, 22:48 PM IST

Who is HD Kumaraswamy, the man who could be new Karnataka Chief Minister: 10 things to know

This would be an unlikely second term as CM for Kumaraswamy.

May 15, 2018, 21:06 PM IST

Karnataka CM hopeful HD Kumaraswamy's Kannada film connection

The CM candidate was not always interested in politics in spite of being the son of Deve Gowda,

May 15, 2018, 17:21 PM IST

Markets end lower as Karnataka gets a hung assembly

Investors who had created huge position after early trends on hopes of BJP win trimmed their bets after the saffron party seat prospects shrank.

May 15, 2018, 15:46 PM IST

Karnataka Assembly Election Results are a double-edged sword, now watch out for pre-poll alliances for 2019 Lok Sabha polls

The day may officially belong to the BJP, but there is enough silver lining for the Congress as well.

May 15, 2018, 14:28 PM IST

Karnataka election results 2018: BJP leading in 10 seats, Congress 5

The third key player, Janata Dal (Secular) (JD-S) is leading on one seat, while others are leading on one seat.

May 15, 2018, 09:30 AM IST

Karnataka election results: High security in place to ensure smooth counting of votes

The Karnataka Assembly has 224 seats and a party or an alliance needs 112-seats to stake a claim to form the government.

May 15, 2018, 08:30 AM IST

Karnataka election results: Fate of key players on the line

Incumbent Chief Minister Siddaramaiah, who has been leading the Congress campaign by travelling extensively across the state, is highly confident about his party's potential to retain the state by a huge majority.

May 15, 2018, 08:23 AM IST

No postal ballots found in Badami Hotel: Karnataka Chief Electoral Officer

Karnataka Chief Electoral Officer Sanjeev Kumar on Monday dismissed reports of over 1,000 postal ballot covers being found at a hotel in Karnataka's Badami town, saying nothing but only two pages of ballot usage instructions were found here.

May 15, 2018, 08:17 AM IST

Baba Ramdev says Karnataka election results to be turning point in national politics

Yoga guru Baba Ramdev on Monday said the outcome of the Karnataka Assembly polls would be a turning point in national politics.

May 15, 2018, 08:13 AM IST

All you need to know: May 14, 2018

May 14, 2018, 18:53 PM IST

Get set, vote! Karnataka ready to cast ballot

After weeks of listening to allegations and achievements, voters in Karnataka are all set to decide which party will form the next government in the state.

May 11, 2018, 20:00 PM IST

All you need to know: May 11, 2018

May 11, 2018, 19:46 PM IST

Karnataka Assembly elections 2018 live updates: BJP will win more than 130 seats, form government in Karnataka, says Amit Shah

It is the last day of campaign for Karnataka Assembly elections 2018.

May 10, 2018, 07:12 AM IST

All you need to know: May 9, 2018

A quick glance at the top news of the day

May 09, 2018, 21:04 PM IST