Congress-JDS puts up dismal show in LS polls, cabinet reposes faith in HDK

JD(S) won only one of the seven seats it contested. Its patriarch H D Deve Gowda and Kumaraswamy’s son Nikhil lost in Tumkur and Mandya, respectively. Continue Reading

2019 LS polls: Landslide victory for BJP in Arunachal Pradesh

The BJP has comfortably crossed the 31-seat mark in Arunachal Pradesh to claim simple majority in the 60-member Assembly, while its rival Congress has bagged just four seats so far, the results made available by the Election Commission showed. Continue Reading

2019 LS polls: Political families fight it out to hold on to their bastions

In face of a massive wave in favour of the BJP sweeping the country, many political families managed to keep their forts secure while some, including Congress president Rahul Gandhi, lost their bastions. Continue Reading

2019 polls: SKM secures majority in Sikkim

SKM thus ended Chamling’s 25-year rule in the State. The 68-year-old outgoing chief minister won both Poklok-Kamrang and Namchi Singhithang seats. There were 11 candidates in the run for the seat.  Continue Reading

2019 LS polls: BJP surge stuns TMC in Bengal

Bengal witnessed a saffron surge yesterday as the BJP inflicted a deadly blow to state’s ruling Trinamool Congress by winning 16 of the 42 Lok Sabha seats in the state and leading in two other. Continue Reading

2019 elections: Assam – BJP bags 7 LS seats, Congress wins 3

The BJP has won seven seats and is leading in two others, while the Congress bagged three and the AIUDF one of Assam’s 14 Lok Sabha constituencies as the counting of votes continued well past midnight. Continue Reading

2019 LS polls: J&K – BJP retains 3 seats, NC gets 2, leads in 1

In the 2019 Lok Sabha elections, BJP has secured three seats in Jammu and Kashmir and National Conference led by Farooq Abdullah has won two seats in the Kashmir region and is leading in one. However, PDP-led by Mehbooba Mufti could not open its account. Continue Reading

2019 LS polls: Modi wave takes wind out of mahagathbandhan sail in UP

The BJP and its ally Apna Dal(S) are set to win 64 of Uttar Pradesh’s 80 Lok Sabha seats, demolishing the challenge posed by the SP-BSP alliance, which is expected to get 15 seats between them. Continue Reading

2019 LS polls: KPCC chief congratulates BJP on resounding victory

Karnataka Congress president Dinesh Gundu Rao Thursday congratulated the BJP for its “resounding victory” and wished Prime Minister Narendra Modi the “very best.” Continue Reading