JDS should contest all 28 LS seats in Karnataka: Party leaders to Gowda

Unhappy with the Congress’ ‘big brother attitude’ in the ruling coalition in Karnataka, JD(S) workers and local leaders have asked the leadership to contest all 28 Lok Sabha seats in the state in the coming Lok Sabha polls, party sources said. Continue Reading

BJP MLA claims 15 Cong-JDS MLAs in touch with him

Senior Karnataka BJP MLA Umesh Katti Wednesday claimed he was in touch with 15 disgruntled legislators of ruling Congress-JD(S) coalition and his party would welcome them if they chose to join it. Continue Reading

Dissent in Congress: Venugopal holds meeting in Karnataka

Amid continuing disgruntlement among miffed Congress ministerial aspirants, party general secretary in-charge of Karnataka K C Venugopal arrived here and took stock of the situation Tuesday. Continue Reading

Karnataka BJP accuses Congress of failing to waive farm loans

The Karnataka BJP Unit Wednesday accused the Congress of failing to keep its poll manifesto promise of waiving farmers’ loans even after the lapse of six months since its coalition government with JDS was formed. Continue Reading

ISRO all set to launch GSAT-7A onboard GSLV-F11 19 December

Preparations are on for the launch of the country’s 35th communication satellite GSAT-7A onboard the Geosynchronous Satellite Launch Vehicle GSLV-F11 on 19 December, the Indian Space Research Organisation said Monday. Continue Reading

Teflon-coated liberals pose challenge to country: Ram Madhav

BJP general secretary Ram Madhav Sunday said that the judiciary was passing through a tumultuous phase and flayed “teflon-coated” liberals who he alleged pose a challenge to the country. Continue Reading

Congress sceptical about HDK cabinet expansion on 22 Dec

Despite the ruling coalition leaders in Karnataka announcing 22 December as the date for the much awaited expansion of the H D Kumaraswamy ministry, several Congress MLAs Thursday expressed doubts about it happening till the Lok Sabha polls early next year. Continue Reading

HDK ministry expansion before legislature winter session

The H D Kumarawamy-led JDS-Congress ministry in Karnataka would be expanded before the winter session of the state legislature commencing on 10 December, state Congress chief Dinesh Gundu Rao said Thursday. Continue Reading