Karnataka raids: I-T dept seeks legal action against CM, Dy CM

Amidst the on going I-T raids at several political leaders’ residences in Karnataka, legal action has been sought by income tax department against the Chief Minister H D Kumaraswamy, Deputy Chief Minister G Parameshwara and several other ministers of the ruling coalition government for allegedly intimidating tax officers. Continue Reading

Siddaramaiah wants Rahul to contest LS polls from Karnataka

Congress Legislature Party leader and former chief minister of Karnataka Siddaramaiah yesterday said the Karnataka Congress wants party president Rahul Gandhi to contest the coming Lok Sabha polls from the southern state. 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

Speaker competent authority to decide on disqualification: Siddaramaiah

Talking tough, Congress legislature party leader Siddaramaiah Thursday said his petition seeking disqualification of four disgruntled party MLAs was pending with the Speaker, who is the competent authority to take action under the anti-defection law. Continue Reading