IMA scam: ED summons Karnataka minister Zameer Ahmed Khan

Karnataka minister B Z Zameer Ahmed Khan has been issued notice by the Enforcement Directorate in connection with the IMA group scandal, which has left thousands in the lurch.  Continue Reading

BJP rules out formation of govt with JDS support in Karnataka

At a time when speculations are rife that the ruling government in Karnataka led by the coalition partners – JDS-Congress – State BJP Chief said his party favoured fresh assembly elections and that there is no other options. Continue Reading

IAF strikes on Pak will help BJP win 22 of 28 seats: Yeddyurappa

Karnataka BJP chief B S Yeddyurappa issued a shocking statement yesterday that Indian Air Force’s air strikes on terror bases in Pakistan will help BJP win 22 of 28 seats in the state in the coming Lok Sabha elections. The party is currently holding 16 Lok Sabha seats in the State. Continue Reading

Speaker competent authority to decide on disqualification: Siddaramaiah

Talking tough, Congress legislature party leader Siddaramaiah Thursday said his petition seeking disqualification of four disgruntled party MLAs was pending with the Speaker, who is the competent authority to take action under the anti-defection law. Continue Reading

Karnataka minister makes ‘street dog’ jibe at BJP leaders

Karnataka Transport Minister and JDS leader D C Thamanna Friday took a jibe at BJP leaders using an analogy of street dogs while rebutting senior BJP lawmaker Umesh Katti’s claim that the Congress-JDS coalition government would collapse soon. Continue Reading