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Karnataka’s lowest margins of victory

Karnataka’s lowest margins of victory

In the recently concluded Karnataka assembly elections, the highest margin of victory was 81,626 and the lowest was 90. In the Pulakeshinagar constituency, Akhanda Srinivasamurthy of the Congress beat the BJP's Susheela Devraj of the BJP by 81, 626 votes.Let us take a look at the closest contests in the Karnataka assembly elections.

Lionel Messi bags fifth European Golden Shoe award

Lionel Messi bags fifth European Golden Shoe award

Barcelona star striker Lionel Messi won the prestigious fifth European Golden Shoe award of his career after finishing the campaign as top La Liga goal scorer. Messi picked the coveted trophy after smashing a total of 34 goals for Barcelona in their Liga-winning campaign. Messi finished for a total of 68 points in the Golden Shoe scoring system.
Karnataka: Congress, JD(S) get ready

Karnataka: Congress, JD(S) get ready

The Congress-JD(S) alliance is all set to form a new government in Karnataka on Wednesday. On Wednesday, HD Kumaraswamy will be sworn in as the new chief minister of Karnataka. A few days ago, BJP's BS Yeddyurappa was sworn in as the CM, but he resigned two days later just before the floor test on Saturday.

Petrol and diesel prices at record high

Petrol and diesel prices at record high

Petrol and diesel prices are at record high as petrol price is increased by 30 paise to 84.70/litre and diesel is now costing 72.48/litre in Mumbai. The prices of petrol on Monday stood at Rs 79.13 per liter in Chennai, Rs 78.91 per litre in Kolkata and Rs 76.24 per litre in Delhi.Diesel price in Bangalore is increased by +0.27 piase to Rs. 69.25 per litre.