Being punished for speaking truth, says Congress MLA Baig

Senior Karnataka legislator R Roshan Baig, who was suspended by the Congress on Tuesday for attacking its state leadership, Wednesday said he was a “disciplined soldier of the party” and was being punished for speaking the truth. Continue Reading

BJP’s ‘Operation Lotus’ is real: Karnataka min

D K Shivakumar, Karnataka Water Resource minister, alleged on Sunday that three Congress MLAs were camping in a hotel in Mumbai along with some BJP leaders. He further said that the BJPs ‘Operation Lotus’ to topple the state’s coalition government was for real and that former chief minister Siddaramaiah and Congress state president Dinesh Gundu Rao were aware of the development. Continue Reading

Congress, JDS will fight polls together in Karnataka: Shivakumar

Senior Congress leader D K Shivakumar Sunday said his party will fight the national polls in alliance with the JD(S) across all seats of Karnataka. Shivakumar, who is also a minister, said discussions on seat sharing will be held soon. Continue Reading