BJP using I-T officials as its agents, alleges Kumaraswamy

Ahead of the Lok Sabha elections in Karnataka, which are scheduled to be held in two phases on 18 and 23 April, the chief minister H D Kumaraswamy raised fears that CRPF personnel have been deployed in the State to carry out raids in Congress and JD(S) members’ houses. Continue Reading

I-T, CRPF raid Karnataka minister Puttaraju’s residence

A day after Karnataka Chief Minister H D Kumaraswamy raised fears about possible raids on Congress and JD(S) functionaries in the state, the residences of Karnataka Minor Irrigation Minister C S Puttaraju and his relative were raided by Income Tax (IT) officials along with CRPF personnel yesterday. Continue Reading

Modi should become PM once again: S M Krishna

“I believe in the principle that Narendra Modi becoming the Prime Minister of this country once again is inevitable,” said S M Krishna, former Karnataka Chief Minister, yesterday. Continue Reading

LS polls: Demands for Gowda to contest from Mysore-Kodagu seat resurface

Amid growing speculation about JD(S) supremo H D Deve Gowda’s choice of constituency for the coming Lok Sabha elections, demand for him to contest from Mysore-Kodagu constituency resurfaced. Continue Reading

Infosys Foundation to help build 300-bed hospital complex in Karnataka

Karnataka Chief Minister H D Kumaraswamy yesterday laid a foundation stone for an Infosys Foundation project at Jayadeva Institute of Cardiovascular Science and Research. Infosys Foundation chairperson Sudha Murthy, tourism minister S R Mahesh and the director of Jayadeva Hospital, Dr C N Manjunath were present on the occasion. Continue Reading

Parties in Karnataka welcome India’s strike on terror camps in Pakistan

Political leaders cutting across party lines in Karnataka Tuesday hailed India’s pre-emptive strikes on terror camps in Pakistan, with Chief Minister H D Kumaraswamy offering his “salute” to the Indian Air Force. Continue Reading