Karnataka Speaker turns down CM’s request, summons rebel legislators

Amid the ongoing political crisis in Karnataka, Assembly Speaker K R Ramesh Kumar has reportedly turned down a request from Chief Minister H D Kumaraswamy to give him two more days to prove his majority in the House. Continue Reading

Karnataka govt defies Guv’s deadline, assembly adjourned till Monday

The Karnataka ruling government ignored Governor’s deadline for the second time yesterday as the assembly was adjourned till Monday.¬†Speaker Ramesh Kumar adjourned the assembly saying that the motion of confidence would be concluded on Monday and there that it wont be prolonged further. Continue Reading

You can form govt by Monday or Tuesday, Karnataka CM tells BJP

Karnataka Chief Minister H D Kumaraswamy today asserted he would not misuse power to save his government, as he spoke on the confidence motion moved by him in the Assembly to decide the fate of his Ministry. Continue Reading

Karnataka crisis: Deputy CM accuses Guv of encouraging horse trading

Karnataka Deputy Chief Minister G Parameshwara Monday accused governor Vajubhai Vala of encouraging horse trading following a flurry of resignations by Congress and JD(S) legislators threatening the existence of the coalition government in the State. Continue Reading