The 2018 elections in Karnataka saw the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) getting 104 seats, and although it emerged as the single largest party in the state, it fell short of the majority mark by eight. The party was, however, hopeful of getting the numbers with the help of outside support, but all it managed to do was stay in power for a single day.
The by-election results in Karnataka were 4:1 in favour of the Congress-Janata Dal (Secular) or JD(S) combine against the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP). Elections were held to the assembly constituencies of Ramanagara and Jamakhandi, while in the Lok Sabha segments it was conducted at Bellary, Shivamogga and Mandya.
New Delhi, Nov 12: The Supreme Court had some harsh words for Delhi BJP leader, Ashwini Upadhyay, while dismissing a petition filed by him.
New Delhi, Nov 9: The BJP could end up winning 122 seats in the 230 member Madhya Pradesh Legislative Assembly says a survey. This means that the party under Shivraj Singh Chouhan would retain power for a fourth successive term says a poll conducted by CNX for Times Now.
New Delhi, Nov 9: The BJP is set to win the Madhya Pradesh assembly elections, according to the latest survey released by ABP New-Lokniti CSDS.
Bengaluru, Nov 6: The much awaited by-elections in Karnataka are done and it was indeed a major victory for the Congress-JD(S) alliance.
Bengaluru, Nov 5: The results of the by-elections in Karnataka will be keenly watched. Counting takes place for the elections that was conducted on Saturday.
Jammu, Nov 5: It has now been confirmed that the killing of a BJP leader and his brother in Jammu and Kashmir last week was an act of terror. While investigations pointed towards the role of the Hizbul Mujahideen, on Monday, Governor of J&K, Satya Pal Malik said that it was an act of terror.
Hyderabad, Nov 3: The BJP has fielded Muslim social worker and ABVP functionary, Shahzadi Syed to take on four time MLA Akbaruddin Owaisi from the Chandrayangutta constituency in Hyderabad.
Bhopal, Nov 2: The BJP’s biggest challenge in Madhya Pradesh is anti incumbency. The party has been in power for 15 years and the Congress is going all guns blazing to outdo the BJP.