BJP's southward march has begun, Ram Madhav after resounding victory in Karnataka

JD party workers celebrate outside the Raj Bhavan after the Congress extended support to JD to form government in Karnataka | PTI

"(TDP supremo and AP chief minister) Chandrababu Naidu said that Telugu people will not vote for us in Karnataka, but that did not happen.

With just a few hours left for the announcement of results of the Karnataka assembly elections, leaders of two major national parties - the Congress and the Bharatiya Janata Party are keeping their fingers crossed and are obviously tense over the poll outcome. With a good number of Telegu people residing in neighbouring Karnataka, a call from Naidu asking them to shun BJP during the state elections could be one of the reasons for the party losing some seats that could have otherwise given them the required majority, feel many political analysts focusing on the area. The BJP is leading in 108 seats and the Congress is lagging far behind with leads in 73 seats, as per the latest inputs. "BJP's southward march has begun".

"I would like to thank the people of Karnataka for this mandate".

US Surgeon General helps passenger with medical emergency on flight to Jackson
The Department of Health and Human Services did not immediately respond to a request for comment on Wednesday's incident. There's no word on what the medical emergency was, but the Surgeon General says the patient is doing well.

Erdogan praises United Kingdom as 'real friend' during official visit
Turkey attaches special importance to cooperation with Great Britain, he said at a briefing before his flight to London. The Turkish leader will also meet business investors during the visit and speak at the Chatham House think tank.

Congress should drop Rahul as PM candidate, says Gujarat BJP chief
The LJP chief also claimed the NDA would secure a clear majority in Karnataka and form next government in the state. This is published unedited from the PTI feed .

Chandrababu Naidu, chief minister, Andhra Pradesh.

Of the 46 constituencies where there are more than 50,000 Telugu voters in each, 32 have been won by the Congress, 9 by the JDS and 5 by the BJP. Telugu's had not voted for the BJP which resorted to conspiracies and collusion politics.

While BJP scored zero in Kolar and Chikkaballapur, it got only 2 out of 7 seats in Raichur, 3 out of 5 seats in Koppal and 3 out of 9 in Bellary. The Telugu Desam Party (TDP), which exited the NDA recently over the Centre's denial to accord special category status to the AP, campaigned extensively against the BJP in Karnataka.

Related:

Comments

Latest news

Meghan Markle's dad says will miss wedding, needs heart procedure
Meghan's extended family has begun arriving in the United Kingdom despite not being on the guest list. George's Chapel on the grounds of Windsor Castle. "This is a deeply personal moment for Ms.

Chrissy Teigen has given birth to a baby boy
Chrissy and All Of Me singer John, who married in 2013, are already parents to two year old daughter, Luna Simone Stephens.

Hedman shines as Lightning strike down Capitals
Washington could get a boost if center Nicklas Backstrom, who has missed the last four games with an injured hand, returns. So far, Washington is 7-1 in away games this postseason, closing out each of its first two series on the road.

YouTube launching new music streaming service that rivals Spotify
There is a free version available, with advertisements, you can also opt a Premium version that costs ten dollars per month. With existing Android and iOS clients, there will also be a "brand new desktop player" for YouTube Music .

Anticipated $0.31 EPS for Hewlett Packard Enterprise Company (HPE) on May, 22
Looking at some alternate time periods, the 12 month price index is 0.94523, the 24 month is 1.15346, and the 36 month is 1.08477. The technology company reported $0.34 EPS for the quarter, beating the Thomson Reuters' consensus estimate of $0.22 by $0.12.

Portia de Rossi Reveals She Has Quit Acting
The Arrested Development star said she decided she wanted to work on something "challenging and different". Portia de Rossi , pictured with Kerry Washington, asked to be written out of Scandal .

Apple Considers North Carolina for Second Campus Location
Apple's new "spaceship" headquarters in Cupertino, named Apple Park, has been called an architectural landmark. Apple has said it plans to spend $30B over five years on new facilities and hiring 20K employees.

Instagram now shows users how much time they spend in the app
Studies show those who depend on their smartphones have worse anxiety, increased stress, and a higher risk of depression. He also says tech companies need to be honest with users about the time they're spending online.

David Warner to play club cricket in Australia
Cricket Australia (CA) had suspended the captain and vice-captain for a period of 1 year and Bancroft was banned for 9 months. Whitney, a former test player for Australia, was also well-known as a TV presenter for his work on the show Who Dares Wins .

Roseanne: Season 11 to Have More Episodes, Less Politics
A Million Little Things is a drama about a group of friends from Boston who bonded under unexpected circumstances. THURSDAY: 8 p.m., " Grey's Anatomy; " 9 p.m., " Station 19; " 10 p.m., " How To Get Away With Murder ".

IBM will use Stellar for first crypto token on public blockchain
For a long time, Veridium Labs has been struggling to crack the question of how to trade carbon offset credits in an open market. What the two blockchains have in common, though, is one of the reasons why the switch early on in development was so easy.

Cisco Systems (NASDAQ:CSCO) Shares Sold by Motco
The United Kingdom-based fund Edinburgh Partners Ltd have invested about 6.7% of the fund's stock portfolio in Cisco Systems Inc. The transaction was disclosed in a filing with the Securities & Exchange Commission, which is available through this link .

Stocks Movement Analysis: Intel Corporation (INTC), Helios and Matheson Analytics Inc. (HMNY)
The stock go down so far this year; showing a decline of -89.67% and dropped with negative flow of -55.03% during recent week. Currently, the stock carries a price to earnings ratio of 0, a price to book ratio of 0, and a price to sales ratio of 4.01.

Federal Bureau of Investigation probe into Trump and Russian Federation was codenamed 'Crossfire Hurricane'
And at least one government informant met several times with Mr. Trump has repeatedly slammed the probe as a witch hunt. He is co-operating with Mueller's investigation.

Judge tosses California law allowing life-ending drugs
However, the judge is holding his judgment for five days to give the state time to file an emergency appeal. Worse, for patients, "the so-called right to die very quickly becomes the duty to die", Stevens said.

Other news