Hemanth Kumar

Karnataka power struggle: BJP ‘strategy’ in place to pass floor test

The BJP is playing the caste card aggressively to pull Veerashava-Lingayat MLAs from the Congress.

19 May 2018

High octane drama on full flow in Karnataka after poll results give fractured mandate

● BJP single largest party but 8 short of simple majority ● Cong deals with JD(S), lets it lead coalition govt ● Kumaraswamy, BSY stake claim● Up to Guv to take call ● BJP alone will form govt: Modi

16 May 2018

Dry Kolar apprehensive about water from Bengaluru

People question KC Valley project — that aims at getting treated sewage from B’luru to the parched dist — as they feel the water will be poisonous

30 Apr 2018

Karnataka polls: Gold is not a glittering issue anymore in Kolar

Revival of Bharat Gold Mines Ltd has defined politics of KGF and Bangarpet assembly constituencies and Kolar Lok Sabha seat for 3 decades, but not anymore, say residents.

27 Apr 2018

Karnataka polls: It is going to be battle for survival for Congress, BJP and JD(S), says analyst Sandeep Shastri

Result in Karnataka could have an impact on the assembly elections in BJP- ruled states of Rajasthan, Madhya Pradesh and Chattisgarh later this year.

28 Mar 2018

No favourites in Karnataka poll battle

While the filing of nominations will begin on April 17, the counting of votes will take place on May 15.

28 Mar 2018