Bihar bypoll

BJP, allies come first in 26 bypoll seats, AIMIM gains toehold in Bihar

The Samajwadi Party turned out to be a major gainer in Uttar Pradesh, wresting a seat each from the ruling BJP and the BSP, while the NDA got eight.

published on : 24th October 2019

Bihar bypolls : RJD wrests Simri Bakhtiarpur seat from JD(U)

RJD's Zafar Alam defeated JD(U)candidate Arun Kumar by a comprehensive margin of 15,508 votes, the official said.

published on : 24th October 2019

Bihar bypolls: LJP leading in Samastipur Lok Sabha seat, AIMIM in Kishenganj assembly seat

The RJD is leading in two constituencies while the JD (U) and the AIMIM in one seat each. An independent candidate is also leading in one seat.

published on : 24th October 2019

Moderate turnout in bypolls to 51 Assembly, two Lok Sabha seats

The by-polls to the five assembly constituencies in Kerala were marred by heavy rains, especially in Ernakulam.

published on : 21st October 2019

Two polling agents arrested for carrying candidate's publicity material in Bihar's Siwan

Saddam Hussein and Anup Kumar were carrying publicity materials of a candidate in their bags when they were at polling booth no. 142 in Ghurghat School of Siwan. 

published on : 21st October 2019

If Grand Alliance disintegrates, blame it on Tejashwi: Former Bihar CM Manjhi

A five-party formation headed by the RJD, the Grand Alliance includes Manjhi's HAM besides the Congress, RLSP and VIP.

published on : 27th September 2019

Irked with RJD, Manjhi and another ally plan to go all out in Bihar bypolls

The angry allies have decided to field their candidates on all those seats on which the RJD has announced its candidates.

published on : 27th September 2019

Cracks in Bihar grand alliance ahead of by-elections?

Hindustani Awam Morcha president Jitan Ram Manjhi Monday said they would contest Nathdwara vidhan sabha seat in Bhagalpur under all circumstances.

published on : 23rd September 2019

'Sonrise' in Bihar politics: Bypoll victory signals Tejashwi Yadav's arrival

With RJD supremo Lalu Prasad Yadav in jail, it’s his younger son Tejashwi who has kept the party together despite several odds.

published on : 18th March 2018

Samajwadi Party's victory in bypolls boost chances of a coalition in Uttar Pradesh

Chances of a 'mahagathbandhan' of anti-BJP parties before the 2019 general elections gets a boost in Uttar Pradesh.

published on : 15th March 2018

Voters angry with BJP, showing it the door: Congress after UP, Bihar bypoll results

The Congress also claimed the BJP had "lost" its simple majority in the Lok Sabha.

published on : 14th March 2018

BJP blighted in bypolls, loses all three Uttar Pradesh, Bihar Lok Sabha seats including bastion Gorakhpur

The shocker for the BJP came days after its surprise win in three northeastern states, including Tripura, where it scripted history, demolishing the Left citadel of 25 years.

published on : 14th March 2018

Bihar bypolls: Opposition RJD wins Araria LS seat and Jehanabad Assembly seat; BJP retains Bhabhua

The outcome is bad news for Chief Minister Kumar whose party candidate Abhiram Sharma was beaten in Jehanabad by more than 35,000 votes by RJD's Suday Yadav.

published on : 14th March 2018

Bihar bypoll results HIGHLIGHTS | RJD wins Araria Lok Sabha seat, Jehanabad assembly seat; BJP wins Bhabua

The counting for the Bihar bypoll has concluded with the RJD emerging victorious in the Araria Lok Sabha constituency and the Jehanabad assembly constituency.

published on : 14th March 2018

Bihar BJP chief sparks row by saying if RJD's Sarfaraz Alam wins in Araria LS bypoll, constituency will become ISI hub

In Araria, where Muslims account for 41 per cent of the electorate, RJD candidate Sarfaraz Alam is pitted in a direct contest against BJP’s Pradip Kumar Singh.

published on : 9th March 2018