Lok Sabha By Polls

  • People endorsed TRS rule, KCR says about Medak bypoll September 16, 2014

    Hyderabad: The thumping victory of TRS in the Medak Lok Sabha bypoll in Telangana is an endorsement of the state government's functioning, Chief Minister K Chandrasekhar Rao said on Tuesday. "People endorsed what we did in these three months," he told reporters after Telangana Rashtra Samiti nominee K Prabhakar Reddy was...
  • Gujarat bypolls: BJP wins both LS, all 4 Assembly seats June 5, 2013

    Ahmedabad: In a big victory for Gujarat Chief Minister Narendra Modi, the Bharatiya Janata Party has won all the six seats (two Lok Sabha setas and four Assembly seats) in the bypolls. This includes the Porbander seat which was contested by former Congressman and now BJP leader Vitthal Radadiya. The Congress...
  • BJP nominates guntoting MLA for Porbandar LS bypoll May 14, 2013

    Gandhinagar: The Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) on Tuesday nominated controversial MLA Vitthal Radadiya from Porbandar for Lok Sabha bypoll. Radadiya, a former Congress MLA, had quit the party weeks after he was caught on CCTV brandishing a gun at a tollbooth attendant at Karjan near Vadodara in October 2012. Radadiya had then...
  • Court issues warrant against Uttarakhand CM October 2, 2012

    Dehra Dun: Uttarkhand Chief Minister Vijay Bahuguna has been issued a bailable warrant by a court in Dehra Dun for allegedly disfiguring public property by sticking his election posters while campaigning during the Lok Sabha bypoll in 2007. Judicial Magistrate Jyoti Bala issued the warrant against Bahuguna on Monday and adjourned...
  • Cong help for SP: no candidate against Dimple June 5, 2012

    New Delhi: In what could be seen as a proof of growing bonhomie between the Congress and the Samjawadi Party, Congress General Secretary Digvijaya Singh said he will not field any candidate in the Kannauj Lok Sabha bypoll against Uttar Pradesh Chief Minister Akhilesh Yadav's wife, Dimple, who will be...
  • Akhilesh's wife to launch 2nd political innings June 4, 2012

    Lucknow: Dimple Yadav, wife of Uttar Pradesh Chief Minister Akhilesh Yadav, will file her nomination for the Kannauj Lok Sabha bypoll on Tuesday, a Samajwadi Party (SP) leader said. The bypoll was necessiated by Akhilesh Yadav's election to the state legislative Council and Dimple was fielded following consultations and deliberations, the...
  • Sidhu's nomination papers incomplete June 18, 2007

    New Delhi: In what appears to be an anticlimax of sorts, cricketerturnedpolitician Navjot Singh Sidhu will not be filing his nomination papers for the Lok Sabha bypoll in Amritsar on Wednesday. The reason his papers are incomplete. Sidhu was all set to file his nomination papers after the Supreme Court stayed...