Karnataka politics

Bommai has full freedom to pick his team, will not intervene: Ex-Karnataka CM BS Yediyurappa

The visited the district to console the family of his fan, who had allegedly committed suicide pained by his resignation as CM, and gave them Rs 5 lakh.

published on : 30th July 2021

'These are all speculations': BJP's Sadananda Gowda writes off leadership change in Karnataka

Gowda, BJP MP from Bengaluru North, said he does not believe that there was any move to replace BSY is in the offing.

published on : 21st July 2021

‘Several BJP, JDS netas ready to join Congress’ 

Parameshwara further said that a committee set up under the leadership of Congress leader Allam Veerabhadrappa will scrutinise those who want to join the party.

published on : 19th July 2021

Deve Gowda and the accidental prime ministers 

When Deve Gowda became PM, it was a celebration of our democracy. That a complete outsider to the Delhi establishment like him could occupy the chair created hope  

published on : 5th June 2021

BS Yediyurappa in Delhi, to meet Amit Shah to discuss politics, bypoll candidates 

The chief minister, however, did not divulge if they would also deliberate on the much-awaited cabinet rejig in the state.

published on : 10th January 2021

Kumaraswamy again rubbishes JDS merger rumours, vows to bring party to power on its own

Kumaraswamy said JDS has its own history and the party has no understanding or adjustment with BJP or any other party as was being projected by some.

published on : 8th January 2021

Beware of JDS: Former Karnataka CM HD Kumaraswamy warns BJP

HD Kumaraswamy's attack came after he recently spoke about JDS having an issue-based understanding with BJP.

published on : 3rd January 2021

Mission 150: BS Yediyurappa to travel across Karnataka to organise BJP ahead of assembly polls 

The next assembly election in Karnataka is expected to be held in 2023.

published on : 3rd January 2021

My real political career will begin in 2023: Ex-Karnataka CM HD Kumaraswamy

Reacting to Siddaramiah’s statement on the JDS merging with the BJP, Kumaraswamy told reporters on Monday that there was no question of the former merging with any other party.

published on : 22nd December 2020

Gram Panchayat polls: BJP all set to shake Congress at the root 

Kanakapura, considered to be DK brothers’ stronghold, may soon go the saffron way  

published on : 20th December 2020

Kumaraswamy dares Siddaramaiah to win 10 seats by forming his own party

Senior Congress leader Dr G Parameshwara, who was the KPCC president at that time, lost the 2013 polls and the party insiders were accused of working against him. 

published on : 20th December 2020

14 MLAs wouldn't have left if Congress hadn't supported JDS: Siddaramaiah

He accused Kumaraswamy of being inaccessible to ministers and failing to listen to their grievances, and felt that the government would not have collapsed if he had reciprocated.

published on : 19th December 2020

Tie-up with JDS was Congress high command's decision, not mine: Former Karnataka CM Siddaramaiah

Kumaraswamy even accused Siddaramaiah of a conspiracy, as he stated that even BJP had not "betrayed" him to that level.

published on : 6th December 2020

Mending a broken tie? Nikhil Kumaraswamy, wife visit GT Devegowda

The visit assumes significance in the backdrop of GT Devegowda's relationship with the JDS which has not exactly been perfect for the past about 16- months.

published on : 5th December 2020

Give us what was promised: Rebel Vishwanath’s patience wears thin on Karnataka Cabinet expansion

Vishwanath, who contested from Hunsur assembly segment, lost to Congress nominee H P Manjunath. 

published on : 20th January 2020
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