Apr 18, 2014 11:51 AM
More than 76 per cent voters in the constituency turn up to elect their MP Dakshina Kannada created history on Thursday when more than three-fourths of its voters turned up at polling booths to elect their MP. With voter awareness hitting a new high, ea
Apr 18, 2014 11:59 AM
Among the tweeters was former Chief Minister D.V. Sadananda Gowda who posted a picture of him and his wife emerging out of the booth at Padeel, Puttur taluk Though election fever largely kept away from the social media space, there were a few voters who
Apr 18, 2014 12:03 PM
Ullal Kodi had threatened to boycott polls over arrests of more than 60 persons The calls for boycotting the elections fell limp as good to high-turnouts were recorded in the areas that had threatened to stay away if their demands had not been met.Ullal
Apr 18, 2014 12:51 PM
The Election Commission live streamed the poll proceedings from 277 booths in Dakshina Kannada on ceokarnataka.kar.nic.in, on Thursday. The entire exercise was managed by students from 17 institutes, mostly engineering colleges. Students engaged in webcas
Apr 18, 2014 02:05 PM
Polling was totally peaceful, says Returning Officer The Udupi-Chikmagalur Lok Sabha constituency on Thursday saw a voter turnout of 73.94 per cent, according to tentative figures provided by Returning Officer Muddu Mohan here. The polling was by and lar
Apr 17, 2014 12:36 PM
Paramilitary, State reserve forces and 834 police personnel deployed in Udupi The stage is set for the Lok Sabha polls in the Udupi-Chikmagalur parliamentary constituency on Thursday. The polling will be held from 7 a.m. to 6 p.m. Elaborate security a
Apr 17, 2014 12:30 PM
‘Math authorities misusing people’s spiritual belief’ The district unit of Communist Party of India (Marxist) on Wednesday condemned the incident of an assistant lecturer of School Allied Health Sciences (SOAHS), Manipal University, be
Apr 17, 2014 12:26 PM
Exhausted but relieved, numerous passengers of the Okha-Ernakulam express (train number 16377) arrived in the city here on Wednesday evening nearly 26 hours later than the scheduled arrival time. The train, from Okha in Gujarat to Ernakulam in Kerala, star
Apr 17, 2014 12:19 PM
Lingering insecurities over the rehabilitation and “poor” implementation of the special package for Naxal-affected areas should remain in the priority list of Lok Sabha candidates, said residents of Kudremukh National Park. While residents bel
Apr 17, 2014 12:10 PM
The Monteiro couple were deputed on poll duty for the sixth time. “He had to leave early to Puttur at 6 a.m. I left home around 8 a.m.,” said Ms. Benedicta Monteiro, who was among the group of officials getting ready to leave for a polling boo
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