Congress LS candidates blame alliance with JD(S) for defeat

Congress candidates in Karnataka have blamed the alliance with the JD(S), issues within the party and alleged misuse of Electronic Voting Machines as the reasons for their defeat in the Lok Sabha polls, party sources said on Wednesday. Continue Reading

Power station workers block Karnataka CM’s convoy, HDK loses cool

Karnataka Chief Minister H D Kumaraswamy yesterday lost his cool when employees of the Yermarus Thermal Power Station (YTPS) in Raichur district blocked his convoy to submit a list of their grievances. Continue Reading

JDS leader Gowda holds talks with Karnataka Congress chief

Following the debacle in the recently concluded Lok Sabha elections, JD(S) supremo H D Deve Gowda met with Karnataka Congress chief Dinesh Gundu Rao yesterday and held discussions. Continue Reading

Satisfied with seat sharing arrangements with Congress: Gowda

JD(S) supremo H D Deve Gowda yesterday said he was totally satisfied with the seat sharing arrangements with the coalitions partner Congress and asked Rahul Gandhi to cool the reported resentment of some party MLAs over the matter to avoid political tension ahead of the coming Lok Sabha elections. Continue Reading

LS polls: Demands for Gowda to contest from Mysore-Kodagu seat resurface

Amid growing speculation about JD(S) supremo H D Deve Gowda’s choice of constituency for the coming Lok Sabha elections, demand for him to contest from Mysore-Kodagu constituency resurfaced. Continue Reading

Prajwal Revanna accused of using govt vehicle for personal use

Prajwal Revanna, JD(S) general secretary and the grandson of JD(S) supremo H D Deve Gowda, on Tuesday was accused of using a state-owned car for personal use. The accusation was made by the BJP’s Karnataka unit, who said that it was an insult to tax payers. Continue Reading