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Total seats 224 | Majority 113223 / 224

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Siddaramaiah sworn-in as 22nd CM of Karnataka

CNN-IBN 11:53 AM, May 13, 2013

The 64-year-old backward class leader from Mysore was sworn-in at the Kanteerava Stadium in Bangalore.

K'taka: Metamorphosis of Siddaramaiah into Cong CM

Press Trust of India 01:37 PM, May 13, 2013

Joining the Congress less than seven years ago, he has today realised his life-time ambition.

Congress win good for Karnataka, says Yeddyurappa

Press Trust of India 08:28 PM, May 11, 2013

KJP chief BS Yeddyurappa also stated categorically that he was not going to return to the Bharatiya Janata Party in future.

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K'taka: Metamorphosis of Siddaramaiah into Cong CM

Press Trust of India 1:37 pm, May 13,2013

Joining the Congress less than seven years ago, he has today realised his life-time ambition.

Siddaramaiah sworn-in as 22nd CM of Karnataka

CNN-IBN 11:53 am, May 13,2013

The 64-year-old backward class leader from Mysore was sworn-in at the Kanteerava Stadium in Bangalore.

Karnataka: Siddaramaiah to take oath as CM today

Deepa Balakrishnan | CNN-IBN 8:47 am, May 13,2013

It is a dream come true for this shepherd from the backward Kuruba caste who spent his childhood grazing his father's cattle.

K'taka polls: Modi should've been projected as a Hindutva leader, says Sena

CNN-IBN 5:10 pm, May 12,2013

Capitalising on anti-incumbency, Congress unseated the BJP in the Karnataka Assembly elections winning 121 seats in the 224-member House.

K'taka polls: Modi should have been projected as a Hindutva leader, says Sena

CNN-IBN 3:55 pm, May 12,2013

NDA ally Shiv Sena has done its own post-mortem of the Karnataka debacle - it says the BJP should have projected Narendra Modi as an outright Hindutva leader instead of trying to project a secular image.

TWTW: Cyrus Broacha takes on Parliament stalemate

Cyrus Broacha | CNN-IBN 12:45 pm, May 12,2013

In this episode of The Week That Wasn't, Cyrus Broacha talks about Parliament stalemate, Karnataka polls result and much more.

Not surprised with BJP's loss in Karnataka: Advani

Sumit Pande | CNN-IBN 11:40 am, May 12,2013

Senior BJP leader LK Advani in his blog wrote that the common man should not be taken for granted.

Congress win good for Karnataka, says Yeddyurappa

Press Trust of India 8:28 pm, May 11,2013

KJP chief BS Yeddyurappa also stated categorically that he was not going to return to the Bharatiya Janata Party in future.

Victory of Congress in Karnataka good for the state: BSY

Press Trust of India 8:10 pm, May 11,2013

"This is a honeymoon period for Congress and it has to be seen how it is going to govern in future," he said.

PM talks to Siddaramaiah, congratulates him on election as CM

Press Trust of India 12:41 pm, May 11,2013

Prime Minister Manmohan Singh on Saturday congratulated Siddaramaiah on his election as Chief Minister of Karnataka

Sagarika Ghose11:24 pm, May 8,2013

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Key contestants

  • Siddaramaiah

    Congress Won
  • Dr G Parameshwara

    Congress Lost
  • TB Jayachandra

    Congress Won
  • R Roshan Baig

    Congress Won
  • Dinesh Gundurao

    Congress Won
  • Jagadish Shettar

    BJP Won
  • KS Eshwarappa

    BJP Lost
  • R Ashoka

    BJP Won
  • Vishweshwara Hegde Kageri

    BJP Won
  • HD Kumaraswamy

    JDS Won
  • HD Revanna

    JDS Won
  • BS Yeddyurappa

    KJP Won
  • Shobha Karandlaje

    KJP Lost
  • B Sriramulu

    BSR Congress Won
  • Umashree

    Congress Won