Karnataka power struggle

After floor test, BJP stands bruised, Congress hopes for bigger gains

While, BJP’s image has taken a beating after recent political drama in Karnataka, Cong’s  success could help its cause in wooing more regional parties ahead of 2019 LS polls.

published on : 20th May 2018

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.

published on : 19th May 2018

Congress accuses Centre of abducting MLA Anand Singh

Senior Congress leader Ghulam Nabi Azad claimed that Anand Singh was trapped in Mumbai with the help of a Central Minister.

published on : 19th May 2018

Stage is set: MLAs to stand up and get counted on D-day 

The count would be taken up one row of the seating at a time.

published on : 19th May 2018

Karnataka political tussle: Under close watch, Congress-JD(S) MLAs crib but check into spas

They were moved from one spot to another due to ‘security concerns’ and finally checked  into Hyderbad’s luxury hotels where they were given massages and took mudbaths.  

published on : 19th May 2018

Amid drama, former CM Siddaramaiah elected Congress Legislature Party leader 

The Congress, which has extended unconditional support for formation of H D Kumaraswamy-led Janata Dal(S) government, sprang a surprise by electing former Chief Minister

published on : 19th May 2018

BS Yeddyurappa says he is confident of proving majority in tomorrow's floor test

The Supreme Court has directed the BJP government to prove majority in the Karnataka assembly by 4 pm on Saturday.

published on : 18th May 2018

After Karnataka decision, Congress to meet Goa Governor to stake claim to form government

The Congress Goa in-charge has claimed that if given a chance they can prove their majority in the assembly within seven days.

published on : 18th May 2018

Karnataka Congress, JD(S) MLAs reach Hyderabad

In three different buses, scores of MLAs, mostly Congress, reached Taj Krishna hotel in Banjara Hills.

published on : 18th May 2018

Won’t wait for 15 days to prove strength: Karnataka Chief Minister BS Yeddyurappa

Yeddyurappa also said that the BJP will win all 28 Lok Sabha seats in the state in the 2019 elections.

published on : 18th May 2018

BJP sure of support from 20 ‘like-minded’ MLAs

Senior BJP leaders Sriramulu and Shobha Karandlaje said they are confident of getting the support of at least 120 MLAs.

published on : 18th May 2018