LS polls: Congress-JDS seat-sharing talks soon

Ahead of the Lok Sabha polls in Karnataka, seat sharing between the Congress and JD(S) is expected to be a litmus test for both the parties, and coalition leaders are likely to discuss about it during the first week of February. Continue Reading

Collected cash from civil contractors, claims Puttarangashetty’s clerk

Karnataka Backward Class Welfare Minister’s office clerk, S G Mohan Kumar, from whom Rs 25.76 lakh was confiscated at the Vidhana Soudha here, has claimed that he had collected the money from four civil contractors. Continue Reading

No issues between Congress & JDS: Kumaraswamy

Karnataka Chief Minister H D Kumaraswamy Friday ruled out any issues between the ruling coalition partners, the Congress and JD(S) even as voices of displeasure have emerged from his own party, the JD(S). Continue Reading

Karnataka to set up panel to study drought situation

Expressing concern that Karnataka has become drought prone for successive years, Chief Minister H D Kumaraswamy said Wednesday an expert committee would be set up to study about it and find ways to mitigate the situation. Continue Reading