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EC defers bypolls for one Lok Sabha, 7 Assembly seats due to COVID-19; to discuss new schedule tomorrow
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EC defers bypolls for one Lok Sabha, 7 Assembly seats due to COVID-19; to discuss new schedule tomorrow

The states where bypolls have been deferred are Bihar, Tamil Nadu, Uttar Pradesh, Assam, Madhya Pradesh, and Kerala

EC announces bypolls to 64 Assembly seats in 18 states, Samastipur Lok Sabha constituency in Bihar
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EC announces bypolls to 64 Assembly seats in 18 states, Samastipur Lok Sabha constituency in Bihar

Bypolls to 64 Assembly seats and one Lok Sabha constituency spread across 18 states will be held on 21 October and the counting of votes will be on 24 October

Bypolls to Dantewada, Pala, Badharghat and Hamirpur Assembly seats to be held on 23 September, announces EC
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Bypolls to Dantewada, Pala, Badharghat and Hamirpur Assembly seats to be held on 23 September, announces EC

The Dantewada, Pala and Badharghat bypolls were necessitated following the death of the respective sitting MLAs

UP Assembly bypolls: With BSP ending alliance with SP, parties gear up for a four-cornered contest in 12 seats
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UP Assembly bypolls: With BSP ending alliance with SP, parties gear up for a four-cornered contest in 12 seats

With the end of the alliance between the Samajwadi Party and the Bahujan Samaj Party, the upcoming bypolls to 12 Assembly seats in Uttar Pradesh are likely to witness a four-cornered contest.

After thumping victory in by election 2018, Opposition says democracy has won, BJP downplays outcome
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After thumping victory in by election 2018, Opposition says democracy has won, BJP downplays outcome

Several Opposition parties emerged victorious in the Lok Sabha and Assembly bypolls, limiting BJP party and its allies to just three seats, and snatching the high-profile Kairana seat in Uttar Pradesh.

EC begins probe into failure of VVPATs in bypolls, sends teams to Kairana and Bhandara-Gondiya
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EC begins probe into failure of VVPATs in bypolls, sends teams to Kairana and Bhandara-Gondiya

The Election Commission on Thursday initiated a probe into the large-scale failure of paper trail machines during the 28 May bypoll to Lok Sabha and Assembly seats.

UP by election results 2018 updates: Jolted with surprise defeats, BJP looks for silver lining; claims bypolls no precursor to 2019
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UP by election results 2018 updates: Jolted with surprise defeats, BJP looks for silver lining; claims bypolls no precursor to 2019

The Samajwadi Party has won the Noorpur Assembly seat by 6,678 votes. Meanwhile, RLD's Tabassum Hasan is leading with 3,60,821 votes in Kairana.

By election results 2018 LIVE updates: Tabassum Hasan says people in Kairana rejected communalism
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By election results 2018 LIVE updates: Tabassum Hasan says people in Kairana rejected communalism

The Bharatiya Janata Party’s (BJP) jinx in Lok Sabha bypolls seems to be continuing with the saffron party trailing in two out of four Lok Sabha seats — UP’s Kairana and Maharashtra’s Bhandara-Gondiya constituencies. It is leading in the Palghar Lok Sabha bypoll in Maharashtra while its alliance NDPP is ahead in the lone Nagaland seat.

By elections 2018 updates: 55% voting recorded in Bihar's Jokihat; officials say polling took place peacefully
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By elections 2018 updates: 55% voting recorded in Bihar's Jokihat; officials say polling took place peacefully

EVM glitches have been reported in Uttar Pradesh, Maharashtra and Kerala amid voting for crucial by-elections. At least, 11 EVM malfunction have been reported in Maharashtra's Gondia-Bhandara constituency.

By-elections 2018: Opposition accuses BJP of tampering after EVMs malfunction in Uttar Pradesh's Kairana, Noorpur
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By-elections 2018: Opposition accuses BJP of tampering after EVMs malfunction in Uttar Pradesh's Kairana, Noorpur

A few hours after polls opened in Uttar Pradesh's Kairana and Noorpur assemblies, the ruling Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) came under heavy fire by the Opposition for reports of malfunctioning Electronic Voting Machines (EVMs) and Voter Verified Paper Audit Trail (VVPAT) machines.

By-elections 2018: 4 Lok Sabha, 10 Assembly seats go for polls today; all you need to know about parties, candidates in fray
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By-elections 2018: 4 Lok Sabha, 10 Assembly seats go for polls today; all you need to know about parties, candidates in fray

Days after the Karnataka Assembly election, BJP, and Congress will test their mettle against each other and other national and regional parties with by-elections in 10 Assembly and four Lok Sabha seats across 10 states taking place today

Bypoll in West Bengal's Sabang constituency will be litmus test for Trinamool as BJP aims to make inroads in state
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Bypoll in West Bengal's Sabang constituency will be litmus test for Trinamool as BJP aims to make inroads in state

Upcoming Assembly bypoll in West Bengal's Sabang constituency on 21 December would be a litmus test for both the ruling Trinamool Congress as well as the BJP, which has been trying to emerge as the principal opposition party in the state

Chitrakoot Assembly bypoll: Amid tight security, over 50% voters exercise franchise till 3 pm
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Chitrakoot Assembly bypoll: Amid tight security, over 50% voters exercise franchise till 3 pm

Nearly 50 percent polling was recorded in seven hours for the Chitrakoot assembly bypoll in Madhya Pradesh on Thursday

Jaya sparkles as ruling parties win bypolls in 5 states
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Jaya sparkles as ruling parties win bypolls in 5 states

AIADMK chief and Tamil Nadu Chief Minister Jayalalithaa scored a landslide victory on Tuesday winning by a record margin of over 1.5 lakh votes, as ruling parties won all the six seats where by-elections were held in five states which also included Kerala and Madhya Pradesh.

No more wizard of UP: Will by-poll verdict spell end of Amit Shah's BJP Raj?
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No more wizard of UP: Will by-poll verdict spell end of Amit Shah's BJP Raj?

The architect of BJP's thumping Lok Sabha victory was widely credited for his clever electoral engineering -- particularly in Uttar Pradesh -- but the bypoll verdict reveals that the magic formula is far from, well, magic.

BJP rejected in Rajasthan for brutal 'misuse' of power: Sachin Pilot
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BJP rejected in Rajasthan for brutal 'misuse' of power: Sachin Pilot

Enthused over Congress' victory in Rajasthan, state party president Sachin Pilot said people have rejected the ruling BJP for "misuse" of power.

Rajasthan by-poll: Will review our performance, says BJP after loss
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Rajasthan by-poll: Will review our performance, says BJP after loss

With the BJP suffering reverses in Rajasthan, the party today said it will review its performance and fix responsibility.

Gujarat by-polls: BJP wins Vadodara Lok Sabha seat by over 3.29 lakh votes
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Gujarat by-polls: BJP wins Vadodara Lok Sabha seat by over 3.29 lakh votes

The BJP on Tuesday retained the prestigious Vadodara Lok Sabha seat in Gujarat vacated by Prime Minister Narendra Modi, with a huge margin of more than 3.29 lakh votes.