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TN local body poll: Why only one vote for BJP functionary, wonders Twitter. His answer...

D Karthik had contested for the post of a ward member as an independent candidate on a car symbol in Periyanaickenpalayam union in Coimbatore district.

published on : 12th October 2021

BJP leader Eatala Rajender's namesakes discarded from Huzurabad bypoll nominations

The authorities have increased vigil in the bypoll area after they received information that some Maoists were on the prowl in the area and were devising strategies to unleash violence in Huzurabad.

published on : 12th October 2021

BJP announces candidates for bypoll to Sindgi and Hangal constituencies in Karnataka

Ramesh Bhusanur and Shivaraj Sajjanar will be fielded from Sindgi and Hangal constituencies respectively.

published on : 7th October 2021

BJP candidate Parno Mittra tests positive for COVID-19

Mittra is among the slew of candidates, cutting across party lines, to be diagnosed with COVID-19 amid the elections.

published on : 26th April 2021

Asansol Dakshin BJP candidate accuses TMC of manipulating voters by wearing cap of CM Mamata's photo

"EC has said that you cannot wear anything that has your party's symbol or a political leader's picture. It is Mamata Banerjee's trick. She knows people will not vote for her this time...," she said.

published on : 26th April 2021

West Bengal polls: BJP candidate's convoy attacked in Howrah

Polling for the Howrah Dakshin constituency will be held on Saturday. BJP has fielded Rantideb Sengupta against TMC's Nandita Chowdhury and CPI(M)'s Sumitra Adhikari.

published on : 9th April 2021

Assam polls: Congress alleges 'illegal' use of EVMs, BJP calls it 'language of defeat'

Congress leader from Assam Sushmita Dev demanded immediate disqualification of the BJP candidate.

published on : 2nd April 2021

Bengal polls: BJP candidate's car vandalised, three held

An unidentified group of people attacked Ghosh's vehicle with bricks and bamboo sticks, and also vandalised cars of media personnel, a police officer said.

published on : 1st April 2021

West Bengal polls: Ex-cricketer and BJP candidate Ashok Dinda gets Y+ security

Dinda was returning after the poll campaign when a mob surrounded his car near Moyna Bazaar and hurdled stones on Tuesday.

published on : 31st March 2021

'Lotus will not bloom': Man thrashed for shouting anti-BJP slogans during campaign speech in Tamil Nadu

Actress Namitha participated in an election campaign to seek votes for BJP candidate of Virudhunagar G Pandurangan on Saturday.

published on : 28th March 2021

Former Karnataka chief secretary Ratna Prabha BJP candidate for Tirupati Lok Sabha by-election

While the YSRC announced Dr Gurumoorthi as its candidate recently, the TDP fielded former Union minister Panabaka Lakshmi.

published on : 26th March 2021

Kerala HC directs EC to file counter to pleas of two BJP candidates against rejection of their nominations

The Election Commission, citing Constitutional provisions, opposed the pleas, contending that since the election process has set in, the intervention of the court was not warranted.

published on : 21st March 2021

West Bengal elections 2021: BJP axes turncoats in fresh candidate list

When the previous lists included more than 70 TMC turncoats, the Thursday’s list included only three ruling party's defectors other than 10 MLAs.

published on : 18th March 2021

BJP announces candidate list for last 4 phases of Bengal polls, fields Mukul Roy to contest from Krishnanagar

The list also includes the wife of former state Congress president Somen Mitra, two actors and four Bengal functionaries.

published on : 18th March 2021

Karnataka: Income Tax sleuths raid BJP candidate Virupakshappa’s house

Income Tax sleuths on Tuesday night raided the house of the BJP candidate from Channagiri Madal Virupakshappa’s house located at Channeshapura with the raid continued till morning.

published on : 9th May 2018
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