Is BJP’s permission required for CM’s US visit? asks Gowda

Gowda was reacting to a tweet by senior BJP leader K S Eshwarappa questioning Kumaraswamy’s priorities. Continue Reading

Don’t think Modi wants to destabilise Karnataka govt: Gowda

Speaking to reporters, Gowda alleged he did not think Prime Minister Narendra Modi wanted to destabilise the ruling coalition government in Karnataka, but wanted to know whether BJP Chief Amit Shah was guiding the State unit, under the leadership of its Chief B S Yeddyurappa, to do so. Continue Reading

Violating coalition dharma will spell doom for Cong-JDS: Gowda

Supremo H D Deve Gowda Sunday said violation of coalition “dharma” by any one of the partners would only spell disaster for the Congress-JD(S) government in Karnataka as it would benefit the communal forces in the state. Continue Reading

JDS should contest all 28 LS seats in Karnataka: Party leaders to Gowda

Unhappy with the Congress’ ‘big brother attitude’ in the ruling coalition in Karnataka, JD(S) workers and local leaders have asked the leadership to contest all 28 Lok Sabha seats in the state in the coming Lok Sabha polls, party sources said. Continue Reading