Karnataka CM expresses concern over vulnerability of EVMs

H D Kumaraswamy yesterday expressed concerns over the functioning of Electronic Voting Machines (EVMs), even as the exit polls predicted BJP led by Prime Minister Narendra Modi would almost sweep Karnataka in the Lok Sabha elections. Continue Reading

Mission Shakti: Modi seeking votes for somebody else’s work, says HDK

The Prime Minister had made the announcement that India had yesterday shot down a satellite revolving at the low earth orbit, and thus joined the league of other developed nations. Mocking Modi, Kumaraswamy claimed that the PM was seeking votes using the work done by someone else. Continue Reading

Karnataka CM slams Amit Shah, asks BJP works to behave in public

Karnataka Chief Minister H D Kumaraswamy slammed the BJP chief Amit Shah for his comments over the police action against those who allegedly raised pro-Modi slogans outside the Manyata Tech Park where Congress president Rahul was taking part in an event. Continue Reading

Celebrating India’s airstrike will cause communal tensions: HDK

“Why were there no instance of terrorists carrying out blasts or killing anyone when Deve Gowda was the Prime Minister? Why are they happening now? You need to think over it,” said Karnataka Chief Minister H D Kumaraswamy. Continue Reading

Mekedatu dam will help TN farmers, says Karnataka CM

Karnataka Chief Minister H D Kumaraswamy Friday said the proposed Mekedatu dam across Cauvery would benefit farmers of Tamilnadu as excess water can be stored during monsoon season for release whenever required by the lower riparian state. Continue Reading

Ramanagara by-poll: BJP candidate pulls out, returns to Cong

In a major embarrassment for the BJP, two days before the Ramanagara assembly by-poll, its candidate against Chief Minister H D Kumaraswamy’s wife quit the contest on Thursday and return to the Congress. Continue Reading