Karnataka Elections-2018

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'I am here to take their advice': Karnataka CM designate Kumaraswamy meets Sonia and Rahul Gandhi in Delhi
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'I am here to take their advice': Karnataka CM designate Kumaraswamy meets Sonia and Rahul Gandhi in Delhi

Ahead of his swearing-in as Karnataka's new chief minister, JD(S) chief HD Kumaraswamy tonight met Congress leaders Sonia Gandhi and Rahul Gandhi to finalise the modalities of government formation and ministerial berth sharing between the two post-poll allies.

Karnataka govt formation updates: Warm and cordial meeting with Kumaraswamy, says Rahul Gandhi
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Karnataka govt formation updates: Warm and cordial meeting with Kumaraswamy, says Rahul Gandhi

Ahead of his swearing-in as the Karnataka chief minister, JD(S) leader HD Kumaraswamy will meet Congress leaders Sonia Gandhi and Rahul Gandhi in Delhi on Monday to discuss the modalities of government formation.

Karnataka govt formation updates: Even as BJP bows out of CM race, Congress keeps MLAs 'safe' at Hilton Hotel
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Karnataka govt formation updates: Even as BJP bows out of CM race, Congress keeps MLAs 'safe' at Hilton Hotel

Stressing on a "give and take equation" with the JD(S), Congress leader Mallikarjun Kharge said that the national party supported a regional party to "uphold Constitutional principles and democracy".

Karnataka verdict: Many gainers and losers but no clear winner in the political 'chanakyaniti'; all eyes now on 2019
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Karnataka verdict: Many gainers and losers but no clear winner in the political 'chanakyaniti'; all eyes now on 2019

The lines have been drawn. The verdict is out. But there is no clear winner to the political pandemonium that the Karnataka Assembly elections 2018 were.

Karnataka Election Result 2018: SC fixes 10:30 am hearing for Congress-JDS challenge to KG Bopaiah appointment
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Karnataka Election Result 2018: SC fixes 10:30 am hearing for Congress-JDS challenge to KG Bopaiah appointment

A three-judge bench of the Supreme Court has ordered that a floor test be conducted in Karnataka Assembly at 4pm on Saturday

Karnataka polls: SC's refusal to defer BS Yeddyurappa's swearing-in defies logic, adds to suspense
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Karnataka polls: SC's refusal to defer BS Yeddyurappa's swearing-in defies logic, adds to suspense

Meanwhile, Yeddyurappa waived farmers' loans but the question arises that how did he do that? He called a cabinet meeting to arrive upon the decision but who attended it? Only him.

Governor Vajubhai Vala administers oath to BS Yeddyurappa; Congress, JD(S) claim democracy murdered in Karnataka
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Governor Vajubhai Vala administers oath to BS Yeddyurappa; Congress, JD(S) claim democracy murdered in Karnataka

Vala on Wednesday night invited Yeddyurappa to form the government and prove within 15 days that he had majority in the legislative Assembly.

Karnataka Election Result 2018 updates: On first day as CM, BSY shakes up top bureaucracy, rejigs police force
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Karnataka Election Result 2018 updates: On first day as CM, BSY shakes up top bureaucracy, rejigs police force

Newly-sworn-in Chief Minister of Karnataka BS Yeddyurappa addressed the media today. One of the first decisions that Yeddyurappa took as part of the one-man Cabinet was to waive off farm loans for 1 lakh farmers.

BJP accusing Congress of defying people's mandate in Karnataka rings hollow; Arun Jaitley's words after Goa polls show why
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BJP accusing Congress of defying people's mandate in Karnataka rings hollow; Arun Jaitley's words after Goa polls show why

The BJP, which has accused the Congress of trying to defy the mandate of the people of Karnataka, however, seem to have forgotten they set the precedent for this in Goa and Manipur.

After marathon midnight hearing, Supreme Court says no stay on Yeddyurappa swearing in
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After marathon midnight hearing, Supreme Court says no stay on Yeddyurappa swearing in

The results of Karnataka Assembly polls must have come as a disappointment for Congress and its ambitions for the 2019 Lok Sabha polls, but it can take some solace from the fact that it was able to deny BJP an outright victory in the crucial southern state

Karnataka takeaways: BJP no longer party of north, Rahul Gandhi's faux humility and shaping up of third front
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Karnataka takeaways: BJP no longer party of north, Rahul Gandhi's faux humility and shaping up of third front

Congress's biggest takeaway is the nimbleness and hunger that it has shown post results in forming a government which is a welcome change from the laissez faire politics

Congress files complaint against BJP's Suresh Nakhua for 'Three Idiots' parody video mocking Rahul Gandhi
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Congress files complaint against BJP's Suresh Nakhua for 'Three Idiots' parody video mocking Rahul Gandhi

The Congress party has filed a written complaint against BJP's Mumbai spokesperson Suresh Nakhua for a video he posted from his Twitter handle that superimposes images of Congress leaders, including party president Rahul Gandhi in a music video of the hit song 'All is Well' from the movie Three Idiots.

Karnataka Election Result 2018 updates: Yeddyurappa calls BJP MLAs' meet tommorow, says ball now in guv's court
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Karnataka Election Result 2018 updates: Yeddyurappa calls BJP MLAs' meet tommorow, says ball now in guv's court

The counting of votes for the Karnataka Assembly elections 2018 will be taken up on Tuesday with pollsters saying they would likely go down to the wire, with a neck and neck race between the state's ruling Congress and challenger BJP.

Karnataka Election Result 2018: Here is how key constituencies fared in the high-voltage polls
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Karnataka Election Result 2018: Here is how key constituencies fared in the high-voltage polls

Key constituencies of Chamundeshwari, Varuna, Badami & Shikaripura kept politicos on the edge with a high-voltage battle between heavyweights of Karnataka.

Karnataka polls: Governor Vajubhai Vala set to play crucial role as BJP, Congress and JDS battle for power
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Karnataka polls: Governor Vajubhai Vala set to play crucial role as BJP, Congress and JDS battle for power

This brings all eyes will on Vajubhai Vala, the Karnataka governor, who is an old BJP hand from Gujarat and is considered close to Prime Minister Narendra Modi.

Shikaripura Election Results 2018 updates: BJP's CM candidate BS Yeddyurappa wins by over 35,000 votes
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Shikaripura Election Results 2018 updates: BJP's CM candidate BS Yeddyurappa wins by over 35,000 votes

An hour after counting in the 2018 Assembly election in Karnataka began, early trends show Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) leading in over 100 seats

Karnataka Assembly Election 2018 updates: 64% polling recorded till 5 pm; voting comes to an end
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Karnataka Assembly Election 2018 updates: 64% polling recorded till 5 pm; voting comes to an end

The Election Commission has set up voter information booths at all polling sites and standardised voter information posters are also displayed to help voters use EVMs and find their polling centres easily.

What the 2018 Karnataka polls have to do with Kolar Gold Fields, a mining town that time forgot
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What the 2018 Karnataka polls have to do with Kolar Gold Fields, a mining town that time forgot

The voters in Kolar Gold Fields (KGF), the once famous gold mining town, are a disillusioned lot. They have now come to terms with a bitter truth: No political leader has revived the defunct gold mines

Karnataka polls: Election Commission seizes nearly 10,000 voter ID cards from Raja Rajeshwari Nagar constituency
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Karnataka polls: Election Commission seizes nearly 10,000 voter ID cards from Raja Rajeshwari Nagar constituency

The Election Commission on Tuesday night ordered an enquiry into nearly 10,000 voter identity cards recovered from Raja Rajeshwari Nagar Constituency in Bengaluru. Five laptops and a printer were also recovered from the same apartment where the mass of voter ID cards were found.

Rahul Gandhi flight 'nosedived', 'shuddered' and lost connection with radar; cannot rule out foul play says Congress
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Rahul Gandhi flight 'nosedived', 'shuddered' and lost connection with radar; cannot rule out foul play says Congress

Congress spokesperson Randeep Singh Surjewala said he is not ruling out "foul play" in the malfunction of the flight carrying Congress President Rahul Gandhi to Hubli in Karnataka Thursday morning.