Kumaraswamy treated me as an enemy: Siddaramaiah

Former Karnataka Chief Minister and senior Congress leader Siddaramaiah has targeted his alliance partner and former Chief Minister HD Kumaraswamy, blaming the latter for the collapse of the Janata Dal Secular (JDS)-Congress government. Continue Reading

BJP gained power through backdoor, slams Karnataka CLP chief

After the H D Kumaraswamy led government in Karnataka collapsed after losing the confidence vote, Congress chief Siddaramaiah said the BJP gained access to power through the backdoor. Continue Reading

Yeddyurappa to meet Guv after consulting with Modi, Amit Shah

After the JDS-Congress coalition government led by Kumaraswamy lost the confidence vote, BJP leader B S Yeddyurappa said he will consult central leaders of the party – Narendra Modi and Amit Shah, and then meet the Karnataka Governor. 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: Rebel MLAs file petition in SC

Karnataka rebel Congress and JD(S) leaders who have resigned from Assembly, move Supreme Court accusing the Speaker of abandoning his constitutional duty and deliberately delaying acceptance of their resignations. Supreme Court will hear the matter tomorrow. 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

Karnataka CM accuses BJP of offering bribe to JDS MLA

Chief Minister H D Kumaraswamy yesterday accused the BJP of attempting to bribe one of his party MLAs. He was addressing a public meeting at a village in Ramanagar when he said this.  Continue Reading

Karnataka cabinet expansion rescheduled owing to Karnad’s death

Due to renowned playwright and actor Girish Karnad’s death, the State was in a three-day mourning. Because of this official programmes cannot be organized and hence the expansion has been postponed to 14 June, Friday.  Continue Reading

JDS MLA Annadani expresses ministerial aspiration

A day after CLP chief Siddaramaiah said the JD(S)-Congress coalition government would hold cabinet expansion to fill in vacant posts, K Annadani JD(S) MLA from Malavalli yesterday expressed his desire to become a minister. Continue Reading