Yeddyurappa to meet Guv after consulting with Modi, Amit Shah

After the JDS-Congress coalition government led by Kumaraswamy lost the confidence vote, BJP leader B S Yeddyurappa said he will consult central leaders of the party – Narendra Modi and Amit Shah, and then meet the Karnataka Governor. Continue Reading

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

IMA scam: BJP demands resignation of Zameer Ahmed Khan

Days after the Enforcement Directorate (ED) summoned Minister B Z Zameer Ahmed Khan for his involvement in the IMA ponzi scam, which left 40,000 investors in the lurch, the BJP yesterday demanded his resignation. Continue Reading

Pained by Congress leaders comments on JD(S): Deve Gowda

A day after a group of Congress leaders charged the JD(S) for poor performance in the recently held elections, the party’s National President H D Deve Gowda yesterday said he was pained by their comments. Continue Reading

Karnataka CM accuses BJP of offering bribe to JDS MLA

Chief Minister H D Kumaraswamy yesterday accused the BJP of attempting to bribe one of his party MLAs. He was addressing a public meeting at a village in Ramanagar when he said this.  Continue Reading

Congress-JDS puts up dismal show in LS polls, cabinet reposes faith in HDK

JD(S) won only one of the seven seats it contested. Its patriarch H D Deve Gowda and Kumaraswamy’s son Nikhil lost in Tumkur and Mandya, respectively. Continue Reading

Karnataka raids: I-T dept seeks legal action against CM, Dy CM

Amidst the on going I-T raids at several political leaders’ residences in Karnataka, legal action has been sought by income tax department against the Chief Minister H D Kumaraswamy, Deputy Chief Minister G Parameshwara and several other ministers of the ruling coalition government for allegedly intimidating tax officers. Continue Reading

IT raids: BJP taking revenge for not forming alliance with them, says Gowda

JD(S) supremo H D Deve Gowda yesterday accused the BJP of trying to persuade the Karnataka Chief Minister Kumaraswamy to form government together with them by offering money. Continue Reading