IT raids: BJP taking revenge for not forming alliance with them, says Gowda

JD(S) supremo H D Deve Gowda yesterday accused the BJP of trying to persuade the Karnataka Chief Minister Kumaraswamy to form government together with them by offering money. Continue Reading

2019 Polls: Two Congress leaders file nomination against Gowda in Tumkur

Adding to the JDS-Congress’ woes, sitting Congress MP S P Muddahanumegowda and former party MLA K N Rajanna are upset over the party’s decision to cede the Tumkur seat to JD(S), despite the party having its sitting MP there. Both the leaders have filed their nominations from Tumkur for the coming Lok Sabha elections. Continue Reading

Nikhil Kumaraswamy to contest LS poll from Mandya

Amidst the growing ‘dynasty politics’ allegations against the JD(s) in Karnataka, former Prime Minister and the party’s supremo H D Deve Gowda yesterday announced that Nikhil, son of Karnataka Chief Minister H D Kumaraswamy, would contest from Mandya for the Lok Sabha elections. Continue Reading

JD(S)-Congress seat sharing to be finalised by 13 or 14 March

Amidst the ongoing confusion whether JD(S) supremo H D Deve Gowda would be contesting the coming elections in Karnataka, he announced yesterday that the seat sharing with coalition partner Congress would be finalised on 13 or 14 March.  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