Revanna also has capability to become CM: Siddaramaiah

Even as there was a growing clamour within the Congress for Siddaramaiah to become the Chief Minister of Karnataka once again, Chief Minister H D Kumaraswamy’s remark that veteran Congress leader Mallikarjun Kharge should have been offered the post long ago triggered a debate between the two coalition parties. Continue Reading

Kharge should have been made CM long time ago: Karnataka CM

Even as a bitter spat between the leaders of the ruling coalition partners Congress and JD(S) to make Siddaramaiah the chief minister again is going on, Chief Minister H D Kumaraswamy stated injustice was done to Congress veteran M Mallikarjun Kharge as he should have been given the position a long time ago. Continue Reading

Siddaramaiah daydreaming about CM’s Chair: BJP

Kumaraswamy also reportedly met Congress leaders on Wednesday and expressed his displeasure about the development and asked them to restrain party leaders from publicly making statements on the post of Chief Minister Continue Reading

Fake news on Karnataka CM: Journalist, BJP sympathiser arrested

Fake news and a morphed photo of Chief Minister H D Kumaraswamy and a Kannada actress was allegedly circulated on social media, and the police arrested a web portal owner and a BJP sympathiser in connection to the case. Continue Reading

Karnataka CM hits out at media, says he is boycotting them

Upset over the press coverage of the Mandya Lok Sabha polls, from where his son Nikhil Gowda is being fielded, Karnataka Chief Minister H D Kumaraswamy said he was ‘boycotting’ the media. Continue Reading

Sought SIT probe as it would cover corruption: Siddaramaiah

Congress legislature party leader Siddaramaiah on Sunday clarified that he sought an SIT probe into the audio clip row not to corner Chief Minister HD Kumaraswamy but to attract Prevention of Corruption Act. Continue Reading

All 80 MLAs will be on our side, says Dinesh Gundu Rao

“If whip is violated, action will be taken in accordance with law. There is no second talk about it, but I’m confident that all 80 MLAs will be on our side,” said Congress’ Karnataka chief Dinesh Gundu Rao on Monday. Continue Reading