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