Mandya

  • Watch: Campaign trail with actor-turned-politician Ramya 09-04-2014 10:48 AM

    It's been a starry seat for long and this time again actor turned politician Ramya is fighting for re-election from Mandya in Karnataka. CNN-IBN's Deepa Balakrishnan hit the campaign trail with the Congress candidate. ...
  • Ramya to stay in Mandya 18-11-2013 05:32 PM

    New Delhi: It's a fact that Ramya is all set to bid adieu to the film industry to ensure she concentrates on her political career. The actress, who as reports suggest might be contesting in forthcoming Lok Sabha election, has shifted to a bungalow in Mandya. The actress also organized...
  • Congress will win more than 20 seats in 2014 LS polls: Siddaramaiah 24-08-2013 04:48 PM

    Buoyed by Congress victory in the Lok Sabha bypolls for Mandya and Bangalore Rural seats, Karnataka Chief Minister Siddaramaiah on Saturday expressed confidence about winning more than 20 of the 28 seats in the state in the 2014 general elections. "From the positive results in Lok Sabha byelections to Mandya...
  • Karnataka by-polls: Siddaramaiah humbles Gowdas on a sad Saturday 24-08-2013 01:40 PM

    It is a sad Saturday for the Gowdas. Their arch rival, Karnataka Chief Minister Siddaramaiah, has humbled his onetime masters, the powerful Gowda clan, in their bastion Bangalore Rural and Mandya. The victory is not unexpected. The Congress, which returned to power after 9 years in the Assembly elections held...
  • Karnataka by-polls: Congress wins both Bangalore Rural, Mandya seats 24-08-2013 12:36 PM

    Bangalore: Karnataka by-poll results on Saturday came as a big blow to Janata Dal Secular as the Congress has decimated the party in its bastion Bangalore Rural and Mandya Lok Sabha seats. The Congress won both the seats with heavy margin. Congress MLA DK Suresh won Bangalore Rural constituency by...
  • Congress ahead of JDS in Karnataka LS bypolls 24-08-2013 10:33 AM

    The ruling Congress party candidates were racing ahead of their rival JDS in Mandya and Bangalore rural Lok Sabha constituencies in the August 21 bypolls as counting of votes was taken up on Saturday. Congress' candidate actress Ramya was ahead of her opponent CS Puttaraju by over 12,000 votes while...
  • Congress wins Karnataka by-polls by heavy margin 24-08-2013 09:59 AM

    Bangalore: 11:35 am: Congress leader and actress Ramya wins from Mandya Lok Sabha seat by 50,000 votes. 11:05 am: Congress MLA DK Suresh defeats former Chief Minister HD Kumaraswamy's wife Anitha by 1 lakh votes in Bangalore Rural constituency. 10:50 am: Seventy five per cent counting is over and the...
  • Two key by-polls underway in Karnataka; crucial day for Congress 21-08-2013 09:32 AM

    Bangalore: It is a crucial day for the Congress in Karnataka as by-polls began in Mandya and Bangalore Rural constituencies on Wednesday. It's the first election in Karnataka after the Congress's Siddaramaiah took over as CM and he has to prove himself to his party. In a tough contest, the...
  • Karnataka: By-polls in Bangalore Rural, Mandya seats on Wednesday 20-08-2013 08:16 PM

    By-polls to Mandya and Bangalore Rural Lok Sabha seats will be held on Wednesday with 36.37 lakh voters expected to exercise their franchise at the end of a bitterly fought battle between the ruling Congress and JDS. Chief Minister Siddaramaiah has played for high stakes in the polls that was...
  • Villagers to boycott LS Mandya bypoll over aid to slain BSF jawan 15-08-2013 08:53 PM

    Residents of a village in the district have threatened to boycott the Aug 21 Lok Sabha by-poll for Mandya seat, protesting the Centre's "failure" to provide compensation to the family of a BSF jawan who drowned in a river near Indo-Bangladesh border. Agraharabachahalli residents charge the government has let down...
  • Santosh Varun plays the lead in Kannada film 'Love Show' 12-05-2013 05:28 PM

    Is 'Love' a show off?? Some are crazy about love, some go mad and some even lose their life for love. Realization of life is more important comes very late. Without coming before the media 'Love Show' has completed shooting and entered the dialogue recording stage. At Skyline Studio the...
  • Cauvery water remains a dream for Bangalore residents 26-04-2013 11:49 AM

    Bangalore: There are less than nine days to go for the Karnataka elections. CNN-IBN's Karnataka Yatra reaches Bangalore, looking at the water politics in the state. Midway between Mysore and Bangalore is the epicentre of politics over the Cauvery river. Mandya district erupts every time water sharing becomes a dispute...
  • Protests in Karnataka over Cauvery water to Tamil Nadu 06-12-2012 01:45 PM

    Bangalore: Protests erupted late on Wednesday in Cauvery belt in Karnataka hours after Supreme Court's directive to the state to release 10,000 cusecs of water to Tamil Nadu. Authorities in Mandya, about 80 km from Bangalore, announced that schools and colleges will be closed on Thursday and Friday following a...