BJP consolidates in Assam, MP; Cong wrests seats from it in four states; TMC reigns in Bengal

New Delhi: The BJP and its allies on Tuesday won 14 assembly seats while the Congress ..

Bypolls to 3 Lok Sabha, 29 assembly seats on Saturday
Pinarayi Vijayan
All-party meet decides to cancel assembly bypolls, postpone LSG polls
Kerala wrote to EC urging not to conduct bypolls, says report
Jose K Mani

Factional rifts may hurt Kerala Congress (M) in bypolls

Thiruvananthapuram: With the passing away of the sitting legislator of Kuttanadu Assembly constituency - Thomas Chandy, the President ..


Congress in Kerala smarting under bypoll reversals

Thiruvananthapuram: An uneasy calm prevails in the Congress in Kerala after suffering an 'unexpected' reversal in the bypolls ..

M V Shreyams kumar

Deep crack in UDF's democratic base: M.V. Shreyams Kumar

Kozhikode: United Democratic Front (UDF) losing their bastions Konni and Vattiyoorkavu prove that there is a deep crack in their ..

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Religion and caste won Kerala bypolls, says BJP leader B. Gopalakrishnan

Kozhikode: BJP spokesperson B. Gopalakrishnan said that the bypoll victories of both LDF and UDF were due to the influence of caste ..

Teeka Ram Meena

Teeka Ram Meena confirms bogus voting attempt in Manjeswaram

Thiruvananthapuram: Chief Electoral Officer (CEO) Teeka Ram Meena on Tuesday said there was an attempt to cast bogus vote in Manjeswaram ..


Exit polls: Manjeswaram, Ernakulam, Konni for UDF; Aroor and Vattiyoorkavu for LDF

Thiruvananthapuram: Mathrubhumi Geowide India exit polls has predicted that the United Democratic Front (UDF) will win in Manjeswaram, ..


Good voter turnout in Kerala despite heavy rain

Thiruvananthapuram: Despite heavy rains lashing most places in Kerala, where five by-elections were due on Monday, people came out ..


Aroor records highest polling as voting time ends

Thiruvananthapuram: Despite rain playing spoilsport, Aroor recorded highest voter turnout among the five constituencies which witnessed ..


Bogus voting complaint; woman arrested in Manjeswaram

Manjeswaram: Police arrested a woman here on Monday following a complaint that she attempted to cast bogus vote. The incident took ..

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Complaint over use of religious symbols to woo votes for K. Surendran; probe ordered

Pathanamthitta: Collector P B Nooh here on Sunday directed the district police chief to take immediate steps regarding a complaint ..


Will rains play spoilsport to Kerala bypolls?

Thiruvananthapuram: With all ready for Monday's bypolls to five Kerala assembly constituencies -- Vatiyoorkavu, Aroor, Konni, Ernakulam ..


Campaigning ends for bypoll to 5 Kerala Assembly seats

Thiruvananthapuram: The campaign for bypoll to five Assembly constituencies - Vatiyoorkavu, Aroor, Konni, Ernakulam and Manjeswaram ..

Teeka Ram Meena

Kerala prepared for October 21 bypolls: Teeka Ram Meena

Thiruvananthapuram: Kerala's Chief Electoral Officer (CEO) Teeka Ram Meena on Friday said all arrangements were in place for the ..

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Minority voters will favour BJP in bypolls: P.S. Sreedharan Pillai

Thiruvananthapuram: Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) state president P. S. Sreedharan Pillai said that minority voters will favour the ..


​Orthodox church did not ask members to support any party, says spokesperson

Konni: The Orthodox Church on Monday distanced itself from supporting any political party during the polls. Orthodox church spokesperson ..

Kavaloor Madhu

Congress leader dies of heart attack during Vattiyoorkavu bypoll campaign

Thiruvananthapuram: A Congress leader died of a heart attack while campaigning for the bypoll at Vattiyoorkavu here in the district ..

Vellapally Natesan

SNDP will neither support nor oppose anyone during bypolls: Vellappally Natesan

Konni: Sree Narayana Dharma Paripalana Yogam (SNDP) will neither support nor oppose anyone, said its general secretary Vellappally ..

P S Sreedharan Pillai

CPM hand in glove with Congress in Kerala: P.S. Sreedharan Pillai

Thiruvananthapuram: The ruling CPM led Left Democratic Front (LDF) and the Congress-led United Democratic Front (UDF) in Kerala are ..


Tough three-way battle for Konni Assembly seat

Konni: It is a tough battle in Kerala's Konni Assembly seat where three political parties are vying for the top position. The ..

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G. Sudhakaran’s ‘Putana’ statement in Aroor creates controversy

Alappuzha: With assembly polls round the corner, state Public Works Department (PWD) minister G. Sudhakaran created controversy with ..

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No groupism behind denial of seat for Kummanam Rajasekharan: K. Surendran

Pathanamthitta: BJP state general secretary and Konni NDA candidate K. Surendran dismissed allegations that groupism was the reason ..

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NDA announces bypoll candidates: Kummanam Rajasekharan out, S. Suresh in Vattiyoorkavu

Thiruvananthapuram: The National Democratic Alliance (NDA) led by Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) on Sunday announced its candidates for ..


NDA announces candidates for 5 bypolls in Kerala

Thiruvananthapuram: The National Democratic Alliance (NDA) led by Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) on Sunday announced its candidates for ..


Congress announces candidates for 4 Kerala by-elections

Thiruvananthapuram: The central Congress leadership on Saturday cleared four names for the Kerala Assembly by-elections, scheduled ..


Pala gone; Congress nervous about 5 remaining bypolls?

Thiruvananthapuram: Having lost its traditional stronghold of Pala in Kerala in the bypoll this week, the Congress-led United Democratic ..


Surendran, Kummanam in BJP’s list of bypoll candidates

Thiruvananthapuram: The Bharatiya Janata Party’s (BJP) list of candidates for bypolls to the five constituencies is ready. The ..

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Bypolls: Is K. Mohan Kumar UDF’s solution for Vattiyoorkavu?

Thiruvananthapuram: Congress may have found a solution to the problem of Vattiyoorkavu bypoll candidate at last. Human Rights Commission ..

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Manu C Pulikkal in Aroor; LDF finalises bypoll candidates

Alappuzha: DYFI state vice president Manu C. Pulikkal is likely to be LDF’s assembly bypoll candidate for Aroor constituency ..

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Bypolls: Congress’ list of probable candidates ready; dispute in Konni, Vattiyoorkavu

Thiruvananthapuram: The election committee meeting of KPCC convened to select candidates for the ensuing bypolls to five constituencies ..

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Bypolls: Manu Roy likely to be LDF candidate in Ernakulam

Kochi: Advocate Manu Roy, son of senior journalist K.M. Roy, will be the Left Democratic Front (LDF) candidate for Ernakulam bypoll ..

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Bypolls: Janeesh Kumar to be LDF candidate in Konni

Pathanamthitta: The CPM Pathanamthitta district secretariat has decided to field K.U. Janeesh Kumar as LDF’s bypoll candidate ..

Kummanam Rajasekharan

Kummanam should contest Vattiyoorkkavu bypoll; demand from BJP constituency committee

Thiruvananthapuram: BJP Vattiyoorkkavu constituency committee demanded that veteran leader Kummanam Rajasekharan should be fielded ..


Pala bypoll: P C Thomas’ demand rejected, BJP to contest

Kochi: Bharatiya Janata Party will contest the Pala bypoll. The demand put forward by Kerala Congress P C Thomas faction to contest ..

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Mani C Kappan to be LDF candidate in Pala bypoll

Thiruvananthapuram: NCP leader and film producer Mani C Kappan will contest the Pala bypoll as LDF candidate. The meeting of NCP, held ..

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Bypolls to other assembly constituencies likely in November: Teeka Ram Meena

Thiruvananthapuram: State Chief Electoral Officer Teeka Ram Meena stated that the by-elections to the five assembly constituencies ..

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Party has asked me to decide Pala bypoll candidate, says P J Joseph

Thodupuzha: Kerala Congress (M) leader P J Joseph said that that party has asked him to decide on the candidate for Pala bypoll which ..

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Candidate decision in consensus, says Jose K Mani; victory if united, says Mons Joseph

Kottayam: A decision on UDF candidate for Pala bypoll will be decided after convening a Kerala Congress (M) leadership meet which will ..


Bypolls to 6 assembly constituencies likely in October

Thiruvananthapuram: The by-election to six assembly constituencies in the state is likely to be conducted in October this year. The ..

Adoor Prakash

Adoor Prakash says candidate with high victory probability should be considered for Konni bypolls

Pathanamthitta: Elected MP of Attingal Lok Sabha constituency Adoor Prakash said that while deciding the candidate for Konni bypolls, ..