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Bypolls to 51 Assembly seats, two Lok Sabha constituencies in 18 states record 57% turnout; heavy rains disrupt polling in Kerala
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Bypolls to 51 Assembly seats, two Lok Sabha constituencies in 18 states record 57% turnout; heavy rains disrupt polling in Kerala

The overall voting percentage in the bypolls to 51 Assembly seats was nearly 56.84 per cent, the Election Commission said while releasing data available till 7 pm, adding that the polling passed off peacefully

By-election 2019 Voting Updates: Polling concludes in 51 seats across 18 states; Arunachal Pradesh's Khonsa West records highest turnout at 90.74%
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By-election 2019 Voting Updates: Polling concludes in 51 seats across 18 states; Arunachal Pradesh's Khonsa West records highest turnout at 90.74%

By-election polling updates: Voting for bypolls in 51 Assembly constituencies across 18 states concluded at 6 pm. While Arunachal Pradesh's Khonsa West Assembly constituency recorded highest turnout at 90.74 percent, Uttar Pradesh recorded the lowest at 44.71 percent

Himachal Pradesh bypolls 2019: Pachhad, Dharamsala Assembly constituencies record voter turnouts of 40% by 1 pm
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Himachal Pradesh bypolls 2019: Pachhad, Dharamsala Assembly constituencies record voter turnouts of 40% by 1 pm

The voting for Pachhad and Dharamshala seats began at 8 am and the electors may use their right to franchise till 5 pm, he said

Bypoll results 2019 updates: BJP wins Jind Assembly seat with 49,229 votes; Congress bags Ramgarh with 83,311 votes
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Bypoll results 2019 updates: BJP wins Jind Assembly seat with 49,229 votes; Congress bags Ramgarh with 83,311 votes

Bypoll results 2019 LIVE updates: The final round of counting in Jind revealed that the BJP garnered 49,229 votes, while the JJP polled 37,681 votes. As BJP workers celebrated in constituency, Congress nominee Randeep Singh Surjewala congratulated BJP's Krishan Middha.

Karnataka By Election Results 2018: Final tally of votes from Ramanagara, Shimoga, Mandya, Bellary and Jamkhandi
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Karnataka By Election Results 2018: Final tally of votes from Ramanagara, Shimoga, Mandya, Bellary and Jamkhandi

The by-election for three Lok Sabha and two Vidhan Sabha seats were held on Saturday. Bypolls in Bellary, Shimoga and Mandya Lok Sabha seats, and Ramanagara and Jamkhandi Assembly seats were necessitated by the resignation of three MPs and one MLA, and the death of another MLA.

Day after meeting Amit Shah, Uddhav says 'drama' still going on; MSP chief Narayan Rane dares Shiv Sena to quit NDA
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Day after meeting Amit Shah, Uddhav says 'drama' still going on; MSP chief Narayan Rane dares Shiv Sena to quit NDA

A day after BJP president Amit Shah called on Uddhav Thackeray in an attempt to placate the sulking ally, the Shiv Sena chief today said whatever is happening is "all drama".

By-elections 2018: EC may announce re-polling in Kairana after allegations of EVM tampering and malfunction
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By-elections 2018: EC may announce re-polling in Kairana after allegations of EVM tampering and malfunction

Election Commission is likely to hold re-polling in at least 35 booths in Uttar Pradesh's Kairana.

By-elections 2018: EVM glitches mar Lok Sabha bypolls in Maharashtra's Palghar and Bhandara-Gondiya seats
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By-elections 2018: EVM glitches mar Lok Sabha bypolls in Maharashtra's Palghar and Bhandara-Gondiya seats

Many voters in Maharashtra were left in the lurch following glitches in over 100 VVPAT electronic voting machines (EVM) in Palghar and Bhandara-Gondiya Lok Sabha bypolls that started on Monday.

By-elections 2018: BJP vies to keep Lok Sabha equilibrium as regional forces align in 10 Assembly, 4 Lok Sabha seats
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By-elections 2018: BJP vies to keep Lok Sabha equilibrium as regional forces align in 10 Assembly, 4 Lok Sabha seats

The voters of the country have plenty on their plate today as polling is underway in 10 Assembly and four Lok Sabha seats including the controversy-marred RR Nagar Karnataka Assembly seat.

Bar candidates from contesting more than one seat during polls, Election Commission tells Supreme Court
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Bar candidates from contesting more than one seat during polls, Election Commission tells Supreme Court

The Election Commission has filed an affidavit in the Supreme Court, requesting that candidates be barred from contesting more than one seat during elections

Yogi Adityanath, deputy CMs take oath as Uttar Pradesh MLCs after being elected unopposed
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Yogi Adityanath, deputy CMs take oath as Uttar Pradesh MLCs after being elected unopposed

Uttar Pradesh chief minister Yogi Adityanath on Monday took oath as a member of the state Legislative Council.

Gujarat civic polls: BJP's emphatic victory is more of a relief than triumph
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Gujarat civic polls: BJP's emphatic victory is more of a relief than triumph

Tuesday’s Gujarat civic polls result will come as a breather for the BJP, which will look to consolidate on the victory ahead of next year's Assembly elections

Tamil Nadu by-polls: AIADMK hopes Jayalalithaa recovers to stave off 'directionless govt' taint
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Tamil Nadu by-polls: AIADMK hopes Jayalalithaa recovers to stave off 'directionless govt' taint

In a month from now, the AIADMK will be on test. It will face by-elections to three constituencies — Aravakurichi in Karur district, Thanjavur and Thiruparankundram in Madurai district on 19 November.

TMC minister Manjul Krishna Thakur says Mamata's party is 'whimsical', joins BJP
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TMC minister Manjul Krishna Thakur says Mamata's party is 'whimsical', joins BJP

In a setback to the Trinamool Congress, its minister Manjul Krishna Thakur quit the party, accusing it of functioning in a 'whimsical' way, and joined BJP.

Bad days have started for BJP which promised 'acche din': SP
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Bad days have started for BJP which promised 'acche din': SP

Samajwadi Party leader Shivpal Yadav on Wednesday said that bad days have come for BJP.

Bypoll results came as an unexpected shock: Shiv Sena
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Bypoll results came as an unexpected shock: Shiv Sena

The Shiv Sena on Wednesday described the 13 September bypoll results as an "unexpected shock and surprise".

Assam assembly bypolls: BJP leading in one seat, AIUDF in two
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Assam assembly bypolls: BJP leading in one seat, AIUDF in two

The AIUDF was leading in two Assam assembly seats where bypoll was held while the BJP was leading in a third constituency on Tuesday.

UP bypolls: SP leads in nine out of eleven assembly seats
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UP bypolls: SP leads in nine out of eleven assembly seats

The ruling Samajwadi Party (SP) on Tuesday established an early lead in nine of the 11 assembly seats where bypolls were held.

UP: Kairana assembly bypoll to be held on 15 October
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UP: Kairana assembly bypoll to be held on 15 October

The by-elections for the Kairana Assembly constituency will be held on 15 October and nominations would begin from 20 September, officials said.

In a first, Uddhav publicly expresses desire to become Maha CM
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In a first, Uddhav publicly expresses desire to become Maha CM

Shiv Sena chief Uddhav Thackeray also said he was not dreaming of the CM's post, but would not shy away from the responsibility.