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Big upset for Congress: Rahul Gandhi loses to BJP’s Smriti Irani in home turf Amethi

This loss in Amethi has broken the four-win streak of party chief Rahul Gandhi in a constituency that has been a Congress stronghold for decades.

Andhra Pradesh

Andhra Assembly 2019: Naidu’s son Nara Lokesh loses in Mangalagiri

This was Nara Lokesh’s first foray into electoral politics.

Telangana

Lok Sabha 2019: TRS damp squib in Telangana, wins only 9 out of 17 seats

The BJP which was decimated in 2018 Assembly elections made a strong comeback by winning 4 seats.

Andhra Pradesh

Andhra polls: Pawan Kalyan loses in Bhimavaram and Gajuwaka, Jana Sena faces rout

Speaking to the media, Pawan said that in spite of his losses, he will remain in politics till his last breath.

Andhra Pradesh

Chandrababu Naidu resigns as Chief Minister of Andhra Pradesh

“I express my heartfelt congratulations to YS Jagan and YCP on his victory,” Naidu said after conceding defeat.

Telangana

AIMIM chief Asaduddin Owaisi secures comfortable 4th term from Hyderabad

AIMIM has held the Hyderabad Lok Sabha seat since 1984.

Karnataka

Karnataka Assembly bye-elections: BJP wins in Chincholi, Congress in Kundgol

BJP's Avinash Jadhav won from the Chincholi Assembly, while Kusuma Shivalli, wife of late Congress MLA CS Shivalli, won from Kundgol constituency.

Andhra Pradesh

'We will review what the TDP's future will be': Chandrababu Naidu after devastating loss

He addressed the media following his resignation saying that the “people’s verdict must be respected” and congratulated YS Jagan on his win.

Karnataka

BJP wins 25 of 28 seats in Karnataka, Congress-JD(S) manage two seats

Many high-profile leaders of the Congress and JD(S), including former Prime Minister HD Deve Gowda, have been rejected by the electorate, while independent candidate Sumalatha Ambareesh was victorious.

Telangana

Telangana shocker: KCR’s daughter Kavitha loses to BJP candidate in Nizamabad LS seat

The sitting MP, who was confident of winning the seat, seems to have underestimated the strength of the BJP candidate and the impact of the 174 turmeric farmer candidates.

News

Rahul Gandhi accepts defeat, congratulates PM Modi and Smriti Irani for their victories

In a short press conference at the Congress HQ in Delhi, Rahul Gandhi said that he accepts the people’s decision and hopes PM Modi will look after the country.

News

BJP’s Gautam Gambhir set to win by a wide margin in East Delhi

Gautam Gambhir is set to win by a comfortable margin and has so far secured 55% of vote share in East Delhi.

Andhra Pradesh

‘Will implement Navaratnalu scheme first’: YS Jagan speaks after victory

He will be sworn in as the Chief Minister of the state on May 30.

Flix

Trisha’s first look in 'Raangi' out

The film is being directed by 'Engeyum Eppothum' fame Saravanan and ace director AR Murugadoss has penned the story.

Flix

Suriya's 'NGK' certified U, gearing up for release on May 31

The combination of Suriya and Selvaraghavan has already set the anticipation bar high and audiences are eagerly looking forward to the film.

Karnataka

Sumalatha emerges victorious, defeats JD(S)-Congress might in Mandya

By defeating Nikhil Kumaraswamy, Sumalatha has become the first independent candidate to win a Lok Sabha seat from Karnataka in 52 years.

Tamil Nadu

In Thoothukudi, DMK’s Kanimozhi set to defeat BJP’s Tamilisai by huge margin

As of 5.30pm, Kanimozhi was leading by a margin of 2.73 lakh votes against BJP’s Tamilisai.

Tamil Nadu

DMK’s Dayanidhi Maran set to win big from Chennai Central, PMK’s Sam Paul a distant second

While the DMK contested in all parliamentary seats in the state capital, the AIADMK-BJP chose to delegate it among allies.

Flix

Kajal Aggarwal likely to float her production house next year

Reports are that her first project will be a Telugu film.

Flix

Ace biker trains Vijay Deverakonda for 'Hero'

Touted to be a sports drama, the film has Malavika Mohanan playing the female lead.

Karnataka

BJP’s Sadananda Gowda retains Bengaluru North, Krishna Byre Gowda fails to deliver

Krishna Byre Gowda was pushed as the trump card from the Congress-JD(S) alliance camp in the hopes of unsettling the BJP which won all the 3 Lok Sabha seats in Bengaluru in 2014.

Flix

Dulquer Salmaan and Sonam Kapoor’s ‘The Zoya Factor’ gets new release date

The film was scheduled to release on June 14, but the makers have decided to push its release to avoid clashing with the upcoming ICC World Cup.

Karnataka

Former Karnataka CM Veerappa Moily loses, BJP candidate wins by big margin

Veerappa Moily lost to BJP's BN Bache Gowda by a margin of 1,82,110 votes in Chikkballapur.

Kerala

‘Pinarayi should step down and face elections’: Congress leaders in Kerala demand

This comes after a stellar performance by the Congress which was winning in 19 out of the 20 Lok Sabha seats in the state.

Karnataka

Hindutva crusader Anantkumar Hegde gets unprecedented mandate in Uttara Kannada

The BJP leader won by a margin of 4,79,649 votes, a new record for Karnataka.