BJP announces bypoll candidates for 32 Assembly seats
Bypolls will be held for 51 Assembly seats on October 21, along with the state elections in Haryana and Maharashtra.
Poll body bans exit polls during Assembly elections, bypolls
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SDF announces candidates for Oct 21 Sikkim bypolls
The Pawan Chamling-led SDF had ruled Sikkim for five successive terms between 1994 and 201...
BJP wins Hamirpur by-poll in UP
The Samajwadi Party came second while the BSP came third and the Congress stood fourth in the by-election.
Ruling LDF wins Pala bypoll in Kottayam, Kerala
LDF candidate Mani C Kappen defeated Jose Tom Pulikkunel of the opposition Congress-led UDF in a closely contested fight.
No alliance with Congress, BJP for Karnataka bypolls, both not trustworthy: H D Deve Gowda
In an interview, the former prime minister said JD(S) would contest the bypolls to fill 15 vacancies in Karnataka Assembly alone and "certainly maintain equidistance" from the Congress and the BJP.
Bihar bypolls: NDA performs badly, RJD shines, AIMIM announces its arrival
The by-election to the seat was necessitated after the death of LJP MP Ram Chandra Paswan, following which the party fielded his son Prince Raj. JD(U) has high stakes in the by-polls billed as the semi-finals ahead of Assembly elections next year.
Supreme Court stays HC case against Election Commission for putting off Karnataka bypolls
A three-judge bench headed by Justice NV Ramana also began hearing pleas of erstwhile Congress and JDS MLAs to contest the bypolls necessitated by their disqualification.
Sikkim CM Prem Singh Tamang files nomination for the bypolls
Election Commission of India has reduced Golay’s disqualification period from six years to one year, making him eligible to contest the bye polls.
BJP releases list of 32 candidates for by-polls in 13 states
By-polls across 13 states scheduled for October 21; results on October 24.
UP bypolls: SP declares candidates for five assembly seats
In a tweet, the SP said, "Sudhakar Singh will be party's candidate from Ghosi, while Nirbhay Singh Patel will be SP candidate from Manikpur.The party has given ticket to Gaurav Kumar Rawat from Zaidpur.
Voting in Maharashtra, Haryana assembly elections on Monday; Bypolls to 51 assembly seats across the country
In Maharashtra, where the 'Mahayuti' alliance of BJP, Shiv Sena and smaller parties is against the 'Maha-agadhi' led by the Congress and the NCP, a total of 8,98,39,600 people, including 4,28,43,635 women, are eligible to vote.
Will defer by-polls to 15 Karnataka Assembly seats, EC tells SC
The statement by EC's council came after a 3-judge bench headed by Justice N V Ramana said that it would decide on the batch of petitions filed by 17 disqualified MLAs of Karnataka.
Supreme Court ruling on Karnataka MLAs may redefine powers of Speakers
In July this year, fifteen MLAs had resigned from the Karnataka assembly. All of them were from the Congress-Janata Dal (Secular) coalition camp, which was in power in the state for over a year. But, the Speaker had rejected their resignations.
Bypolls a litmus test for BJP-led government in Assam
The four Assembly seats that will go to by-election are Sonari, Rangapara, Ratabari and Jania.
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