Karnataka polls: Ambareesh’s exit from poll arena raises hopes of BJP in Mandya district

Over the last many elections,the district has witnessed a straight contest between Congress and JD(S), with the BJP being relegated to the sidelines as a result of a poor cadre base.

28 Apr 2018

Don’t vote for Lotus, choose NOTA: BJP workers to voters in Mysuru, Chamarajnagar districts ahead of Karnataka polls

In what has come as an embarrassment for the party, posters urging people to exercise NOTA option are making rounds on WhatsApp and Facebook.​

28 Apr 2018

Karnataka polls: Displaced Bagalkot families to confront vote-seekers

People who lost their dwellings to the construction of Almatti Dam will confront candidates of all parties with queries they have been posing to different governments over decades.

25 Apr 2018

Karnataka polls: Yeddyurappa's son Vijayendra's exit from Varuna shatters hopes of Veerashaivas

Differences came to the fore and BJP cadres are divided over the national leadership denying ticket to BY Vijayendra from Varuna constituency.

24 Apr 2018

‘Outsider’ in Badami has Congress workers united and on their toes ahead of Assembly polls

As the countdown for filing nomination papers from Bagalkot’s Badami has started for Chief Minister Siddaramaiah, political campaigning is gaining momentum in Mumbai - Karnataka region.

23 Apr 2018

Karnataka polls: It’s a now or never situation for JD(S) this election

The May 12 battle may be a do-or-die one for the JD(S) family headed by party supremo HD Deve Gowda, and his son and state president HD Kumaraswamy.

29 Mar 2018

Rahul Gandhi attacks JD(S) to check split in Muslim, minority votes

He also hit out at the BJP and RSS for harping on “One India” while the view of the Congress was of ‘One Nation’.

26 Mar 2018

Tribal folk demand their pound of flesh in Karnataka assembly election

The community demanded a candidate from their community represent Heggadevana Kote ST reserved constituency in Mysuru district, as it is the only area with a sizable tribal voters.

24 Feb 2018

Cauvery verdict a timely boost for Chief Minister Siddaramaiah ahead of election

Opposition disarmed in Cauvery basin in Karnataka; government may now vigorously pursue Mekedatu project.

17 Feb 2018

SC order dashes revival hopes of hotel industry

Flash protests witnessed in parts of Mandya

01 Oct 2016