UPDATED ON MAY 31, 2018 10:00 PM IST
In Lok Sabha by-election results, the RLD won in Uttar Pradesh’s Kairana, while NCP wrested the Bhandara Gondiya Lok Sabha constituency from the saffron party. Here are the live updates:
New Delhi, Hindustan Times | By HT Correspondent
UPDATED ON MAY 30, 2018 10:05 PM IST
Results of Lok Sabha bypolls in Kairana, Palghar, Bhandara-Gondia and Nagaland are being being widely watched for their larger national political message and impact on alliances
Hindustan Times, Lucknow | By Manish Chandra Pandey, Lucknow
PUBLISHED ON MAY 29, 2018 03:15 PM IST
Electronic voting machines (EVMs) have heightened the suspense in Kairana bypoll, leaving both the ruling Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) and the united opposition equally flummoxed.
Hindustan Times, Lucknow | By HT Correspondent, Lucknow
UPDATED ON MAY 30, 2018 07:21 AM IST
The Election Commission (EC) has taken a serious view of faults in voter-verified paper audit trail (VVPAT) machines during bypolls for the Kairana Lok Sabha and Noorpur assembly seats.
Hindustan Times, Kairana | By S Raju, Kairana
PUBLISHED ON MAY 29, 2018 02:11 PM IST
Barring a few incidents of violence, voting in Kairana Lok Sabha seat remained peaceful on Monday.
BJP and rivals complain to poll panel about voting machines in Kairana, EC calls reports ‘exaggerated’
Hindustan Times, Lucknow and New Delhi | By HT Correspondents
UPDATED ON MAY 28, 2018 07:58 PM IST
Over 43% polling was recorded till 4 pm in Kairana.
New Delhi, Hindustan Times | By HT Correspondent
UPDATED ON MAY 28, 2018 11:20 PM IST
Voting in Uttar Pradesh’s Kairana and Maharashtra’s Palghar and Bhandara-Gondia Lok Sabha bypolls took a hit on Monday after reports of EVMs malfunctioning in several places.
Hindustan Times, New Delhi | By HT Correspondents
UPDATED ON MAY 31, 2018 09:37 AM IST
Voter turnout was slow in Kairana constituency seat with only 12 per cent polling recorded in the first two hours.
Hindustan Times, Lucknow | By Rajesh Kumar Singh
UPDATED ON MAY 28, 2018 11:20 AM IST
Kairana and Noorpur seats in Uttar Pradesh fell vacant following the deaths of BJP MP Hukum Singh and BJP MLA Lokendra Singh.
UPDATED ON MAY 29, 2018 12:07 AM IST
By-elections to 10 assembly seats and four Lok Sabha seats, including Kairana constituency began Monday morning. Here are the live updates:
Hindustan Times, New Delhi | By HT correspondent and agencies
UPDATED ON MAY 28, 2018 11:59 AM IST
Polling for by-elections to 10 assembly seats and four Lok Sabha seats began on Monday. BJP faces multiple challengers.
Press Trust of India, Kairana | By Press Trust of India
UPDATED ON MAY 28, 2018 12:07 AM IST
Located around 630 km from capital city of Lucknow, the Lok Sabha constituency has five assembly segments namely Shamli, Thana Bhawan and Kairana in Shamli district, and Gangoh and Nakur in Saharanpur district.
Hindustan Times, New Delhi | By Prashant Jha
UPDATED ON MAY 27, 2018 07:47 AM IST
Western UP has a substantial Muslim population, which coexists with the dominant Jat community in the region. Muzaffarnagar in 2013 changed the political landscape of west Uttar Pradesh.
Lucknow, Hindustan Times | By Umesh Raghuvanshi
UPDATED ON MAY 26, 2018 11:09 AM IST
RLD chief Ajit Singh and his son Jayant Chaudhary are the only ones leading the joint opposition campaign against the BJP in the Kairana by-election.
Hindustan Times, Lucknow | By HT Correspondent
UPDATED ON MAY 24, 2018 03:15 PM IST
The BJP is defending Kairana against a united opposition in the byelection. Its candidate is up against the Rashtriya Lok Dal nominee who has the support of the Samajwadi Party, Bahujan Samaj Party and the Congress .
Hindustan Times, Meerut | By Rajesh Kumar Singh/S Raju, Meerut
PUBLISHED ON MAY 24, 2018 01:22 PM IST
After suffering ignominious defeat in by-poll at Gorakhpur and Phulpur Lok Sabha seats, the ruling BJP is leaving no stone unturned to retain Kairana Lok Sabha and Noorpur Assembly seats where polling is scheduled on May 28.
UPDATED ON MAY 24, 2018 01:22 PM IST
Byelections to Uttar Pradesh’s Kairana Lok Sabha will be held on May 28, making it one of the hotly contested political fights in recent times.
Hindustan Times, Shamli (UP) | By Rajesh Mahapatra
UPDATED ON MAY 28, 2018 09:32 AM IST
As the sugar bowl gets ready to vote on May 28, economic distress and growing clarity about the need for social harmony are shaping a new political alliance in Uttar Pradesh’s Kairana.
Press Trust of India, Kairana | By Press Trust of India, Kairana (uttar Pradesh)
UPDATED ON MAY 24, 2018 08:58 AM IST
Chief minister Yogi Adityanath, his deputy Keshav Prasad Maurya, five ministers and four MPs are campaigning for the BJP in Kairana, which goes to polls on May 28.
Indo Asian News Service, Lucknow | By HT Correspondent
PUBLISHED ON MAY 22, 2018 08:10 PM IST
Addressing an election rally in Kairana, ahead of the May 28 Lok Sabha bypoll, UP CM Adityanath said criminals are running for their lives under BJP rule.
Hindustan Times, Meerut | By S Raju
UPDATED ON MAY 20, 2018 11:21 PM IST
As many as 6,879 people were named in riot cases but the special investigation team dropped charges against 5,172 people.
Hindustan Times, Lu | By Brajendra K Parashar, Lucknow
PUBLISHED ON MAY 15, 2018 03:03 PM IST
Although he figures on the Rashtriya Lok Dal’s (RLD) list of star campaigners, there is suspense over whether Samajwadi Party (SP) national president and former chief minister Akhilesh Yadav will campaign for the two parties’ joint candidate for the Kairana Lok Sabha seat that goes to by-polls on May 28.
Hindustan Times, Meerut | By HT Corrospondent
PUBLISHED ON MAY 09, 2018 11:21 PM IST
Begum Tabassum is the joint candidate of SP and RLD and is likely to get support of BSP and Congress as part of the opposition’s strategy to field a common candidate against the BJP in the election.
Lucknow, Hindustan Times | By HT Correspondent
UPDATED ON MAY 08, 2018 11:45 PM IST
While it named Mriganka Singh its candidate for the Kairana Lok Sabha seat, Avani Singh has been named for the Noorpur (Bijnore) assembly seat.
Hindustan Times | By Prashant Jha & Kumar Uttam
PUBLISHED ON MAY 08, 2018 11:38 PM IST
RLD leader Jayant Chaudhary says the BJP has set a very dangerous trend.
Hindustan Times, Lucknow/Meerut | By Pankaj Jaiswal & S Raju, Lucknow/meerut
PUBLISHED ON MAY 07, 2018 12:56 PM IST
The Samajwadi Party and Bahujan Samaj Party alliance, along with the Rashtriya Lok Dal, is fielding Muslim candidates for both the Kairana Lok Sabha and Noorpur assembly by-polls.
Press Trust of India, Lucknow | By Press Trust of India
UPDATED ON MAY 06, 2018 03:21 PM IST
Uttar Pradesh RLD chief Masood Ahmad hopes Samajwadi Party and Bahujan Samaj Party and the Congress will support the party candidate in the bypoll.
Hindustan Times, Lucknow | By Pankaj Jaiswal, Lucknow
PUBLISHED ON MAY 05, 2018 02:29 PM IST
Kairana Lok Sabha and Noorpur assembly by-elections are scheduled to be held on May 28.
Hindustan Times, New Delhi | By Prashant Jha and Kumar Uttam
UPDATED ON MAY 04, 2018 12:08 AM IST
BJP candidate is likely to be Mriganka Singh, daughter of the late MP Hukum Singh, whose death necessitated the bypolls in Kairana.
Hindustan Times, Lucknow | By Hindustan Times
UPDATED ON APR 26, 2018 11:48 PM IST
The bypoll to the Kairana seat was necessitated after BJP MP Hukum Singh passed away in February.