BJP leader Yediyurappa sworn in as Karnataka CM

Three days after the Congress-JDS coalition government led by HD Kumaraswamy collapsed, 76-year-old B S Yediyurappa was sworn in as Chief Minister of Karnataka for a fourth time yesterday amidst high political drama in the State. But he still has to prove his majority. Continue Reading

Decision on Cabinet after discussion with Delhi: Yeddyurappa

State BJP president B S Yeddyurappa today said he will be sworn in as the Chief Minister of Karnataka by Governor Vajubhai Vala at 6 pm. Continue Reading

High drama as Karnataka CM moves confidence motion

Karnataka Chief Minister H D Kumaraswamy today moved the confidence motion in the State Assembly with the 14-month old Congress-JDS government headed by him hanging by a thread after a rebellion by a section of ruling coalition lawmakers. Continue Reading

Karnataka crisis: BJP wants trust vote on Monday

Leaders of crisis-hit Cong-JD(S) coalition in Karnataka were locked in hectic parleys on Saturday to pacify rebel MLAs as five more legislators moved the Supreme Court against the Speaker not accepting their resignation. Continue Reading

Karnataka crisis: Dissenting MLAs refuse to withdraw resignation

H D Kumaraswamy-led government in Karnataka is reeling under political crisis as 12 MLAs (9 Congress and 3 JDS) submitted their resignations to the Speaker on Saturday. Following this, the Chief Minister went into huddle with the coalition leaders; however, the rebelling MLAs refused to withdraw their resignations. Continue Reading

Kumaraswamy owes to make Karnataka number one State

Kumaraswamy was in Ujalamba village, Bidar, as part of his Grama Vastavya. He took part in a public event and asserted that the Congress-JD(S) coalition government would make Karnataka number one State in the country. Continue Reading