BSY calls for an emergency meet over COVID crisis, imposes new restrictions but no lockdown in Karnataka

All other decisions on lockdown, extending curfews to other districts etc will be taken on April 18 after discussing the pros and cons during an all-party meeting, Karnataka CM said.

16 Apr 2021

BJP sets caste, cadre, candidate wheel in motion to win bypolls

Belagavi LS segment tough, but Maski Assembly seat most challenging, admits saffron party

03 Apr 2021

Ministers, party rally behind BSY, slam KSE 

Uncalled for, says K’taka in-charge Arun Singh; chief minister remains mum on Eshwarappa’s letter to Guv

02 Apr 2021

In letter bomb, Eshwarappa accuses Karnataka CM Yediyurappa of interference

The letter comes on a day the Karnataka HC permitted an investigation against Yediyurappa in a case related to poaching of MLAs.

01 Apr 2021

Amid Congress ruckus over CD gate, House passes Finance Bill sans debate

Treasury not Akshayapatra, says BSY, defending move to borrow; Total liabilities pegged at 26.9% of GSDP, but CM says govt will try to keep it under 25%

25 Mar 2021

Ruckus in Assembly: Key pieces of legislation rushed through

Speaker Vishweshwar Hegde Kageri first appealed to the protesting members to allow discussion and ensure passage of bills, but bulldozed through the House proceedings despite protests.

25 Mar 2021

Bommai: No discussion on bringing fuel under GST

Bommai, also the state’s representative in the GST Council, said the issue of including fuel or liquor under GST was not brought to the GST Council or proposed to the states so far.

23 Mar 2021

Rs 17,000 crore lying idle in accounts, HK Patil tells govt

Congress leader gives break-up, cites CAG report, demands recovery of funds 

19 Mar 2021

Consider quota in private sector jobs too: Siddaramaiah to Centre

Siddaramaiah’s statement came during N Mahesh’s debate on the budget.

19 Mar 2021

BJP MLAs defend govt from Opposition attack as ministers keep mum

Congress MLA Priyank Kharge, miffed with BJP MLAs criticising Anna Bhagya, challenged the government to withdraw all the  schemes announced by Siddaramaiah.

18 Mar 2021

BSY pitches for Covid jabs to all age groups

Chief Minister B S Yediyurappa on Wednesday said three Covid-19 care centres will be set up in Bengaluru to address the rising number of cases.

18 Mar 2021

Bommai promises dedicated legal team for land-grab cases

Ramaswamy demanded action against land-grabbers under the Goonda Act. 

18 Mar 2021

No lockdown, reiterates Yediyurappa after PM meet as Karnataka seeks vaccination for all

When asked if any additional restrictions will be implemented, the CM replied in the negative. "There will be no curfew or lockdown but people have to mask up and ensure social distancing," he said.

17 Mar 2021

Congress wants discussion in house, to opt for adjournment motion

Meanwhile, social media handles of Congress and BJP in Karnataka have been engaging in a war over tweets. 

17 Mar 2021

No lockdown, no change in status quo, says BSY

 Chief Minister BS Yediyurappa on Monday laid all speculation over another lockdown or night curfews in Karnataka to rest, insisting that no decision has been taken.

16 Mar 2021