bypolls

JDS to name new office-bearers post Karnataka bypoll debacle

With Assembly elections about 15 months away, the party is working hard to strengthen its structure and will appoint a core committee to deal with day-to-day functioning and challenges, if any.

published on : 20th January 2022

Rajya Sabha polls: Trinamool on the front foot to establish national footprint  

Sources said that if Mamata has to take on the Modi government, she has to be part of the narrative and one of the ways is being proactive electorally.

published on : 15th November 2021

Suvendu Adhikari alleges EVMs changed before counting in Bengal by-polls; TMC trashes claim

Alleging that in certain booths, the number of votes secured by the BJP was less than that of the voters in the families of saffron party leaders and workers, Adhikari wondered how this had happened.

published on : 7th November 2021

RJD’s bypoll defeat in Bihar raises doubts on Lalu Prasad's political relevance

The RJD’s defeat in the two Assembly bypolls in Bihar is believed to have weakened Lalu Prasad’s position in the non-BJP opposition at the national level.

published on : 7th November 2021

Congress seeks eight points feedback of bypolls results from in-charges, state presidents

Congress swept the Rajasthan by-polls winning both Dhariawad and Vallabhnagar Assembly seats that went to by-elections, apart from wwinning one seat each in Maharashtra, MP and Karnataka.

published on : 6th November 2021

Loyalists seek Vasundhara Raje return after BJP's Rajasthan bypoll debacle

Two of Raje loyalists, former MLAs Prahlad Gunjal and Bhavani Singh Rajawat have questioned party’s defeat raising demand to hand over the leadership to the former CM.

published on : 6th November 2021

Post bypoll debacle, rift in Bengal BJP ranks for roping in outsiders

Differences between the party’s organisational leaders and elected representatives emerged after the high-command assigned party MLAs to oversee the by-poll keeping aside the district-level leaders.

published on : 6th November 2021

Fuel price cut in consonance with national mood

Consumers have chipped in for the much-needed revenue generation drive during tough times, and it’s only natural that the government reciprocates now via tax cuts.

published on : 6th November 2021

Bengal bypolls drain BJP of previous gains, ‘chastened’ CPM less damaged

However, Congress bled badly in the bypoll battle as the national party’s vote share came down below 1 per cent in the four constituencies.   

published on : 4th November 2021

Bypoll lessons: Big crowds at rallies hardly convert into votes in Bihar

Congress leader Kanhaiya Kumar and others also campaigned for three days. In both constituencies, the Congress candidates forfeited their deposits. 

published on : 4th November 2021

Mixed message from bypolls, BJP has a Himachal headache

The saving grace came from Madhya Pradesh and three states in the Northeast, where the BJP and its allies did exceedingly well.

published on : 4th November 2021

Bypoll results: Congress gloats, calls government policies anti-people

A senior Congress said it reflects the mood of the people in the BJP-ruled state where elections are scheduled by the end of 2022.

published on : 3rd November 2021

Self-respect trumps hubris: BJP's Eatala Rajender thanks people of Huzurabad Assembly constituency

Declaring that self-respect had finally prevailed over arrogance, BJP candidate Eatala Rajender thanked the people of Huzurabad Assembly constituency for electing him with a huge majority.

published on : 3rd November 2021

TRS used caste as a weapon: BJP's Eatala Rajender after historic win at Huzurabad bypolls

There was no freedom of movement or speech. Police personnel themselves facilitated the distribution of money.

published on : 3rd November 2021

Climate change? Himachal warms up to Congress

Snatches Mandi LS constituency from BJP; wrests Hangal in Karnataka

published on : 3rd November 2021
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