Devaraj B Hirehalli

Trouble in JDS ranks makes Kumaraswamy lean towards BJP

It was quite evident when he stated on the floor of the Assembly recently that the increase in prices of petrol and diesel and essential commodities is inevitable.

20 Sep 2021

Session begins today; Siddaramaiah, DK Shivakumar to ride bullock carts

The government, on the other hand, plans to get 18 bills passed during the session, including the all-important amendment to the Karnataka Police Act, 1963, to ban online gambling.

13 Sep 2021

Caste conundrum will haunt Bommai right up to Assembly polls

Backward Classes demand release of socio-economic survey report, major communities oppose it

10 Sep 2021

Bommai wraps up Delhi trip with nod for bagful of projects

With session to start on Sept 13, cabinet expansion may have to wait

09 Sep 2021

Karnataka cabinet aspirants pin hopes on Bommai’s Delhi visit

Nadda was expected to participate in the wedding reception of Union Minister Pralhad Joshi’s daughter on Tuesday evening.

08 Sep 2021

Basavaraj Bommai holds hush-hush meeting with 'guide' BS Yediyurappa

The meeting, dubbed as a courtesy call, lasted about 15 minutes at former chief minister BS Yediyurappa’s residence Cauvery.

06 Sep 2021

Karnataka MLC elections: Congress list for polls to come by September-end

The party is likely to field the same members for the next election as it does not want to take any chances, party sources said.

05 Sep 2021

Students without access to internet are main concern: Karnataka Primary Education Minister BC Nagesh

Nagesh, a first-timer in the cabinet, oversaw the conduct of the SSLC and PUC II examinations and also the restart of offline classes for Classes 9 to 12 from August 23.

05 Sep 2021

BJP puts Bommai in charge, keeps BSY in good humour

Party readying strategy for 2023 poll, Arun Singh meets public figures

03 Sep 2021

Ahead of MLC polls, JDS faces tough task of keeping flock together

In the Old Mysuru region — where the JDS is politically strong — MLC BEML Kantharaju, a Vokkaliga leader from Tumakuru, has already started holding parleys with Congress bigwigs.

02 Sep 2021

Local body polls: Smaller parties get ready for big fight in Karnataka

For the first time, the Aam Aadmi Party (AAP) has fielded its candidates hoping to find acceptance with the minorities, especially in urban areas, as the community had supported the AAP in New Delhi.

25 Aug 2021

On a break, Siddaramaiah works out backward classes math

After the recent convention in Kolar, a similar event was held on Saturday with much fanfare in Tumakuru, a stronghold of backward classes.

22 Aug 2021

BJP never respects its seniors, says Surjewala, slams Modi-Shah duo

“Rejecting their own leaders is the classic style of functioning of Prime Minister Narendra Modi and Home Minister Amit Shah.

25 Jul 2021

Worried over missing SSLC exams, Karnataka girl thinks of suicide, minister promises all help

The bright student who won many accolades including prizes in quiz and sports competitions secured 96 per cent marks in the class IX exams and wants to become a doctor to save the lives of people

17 Jul 2021

After ostracising, Kadugollas seek Union MoS A Narayanaswamy’s help

It was the same hamlet that had denied entry to Union Minister of State for Social Justice A Narayanaswamy two years ago just because he was from a lower caste.

12 Jul 2021