Sought SIT probe as it would cover corruption: Siddaramaiah

Congress legislature party leader Siddaramaiah on Sunday clarified that he sought an SIT probe into the audio clip row not to corner Chief Minister HD Kumaraswamy but to attract Prevention of Corruption Act. Continue Reading

Karnataka Speaker apologises, expunges his rape survivor remark

Amidst the growing political crisis in Karnataka, Assembly Speaker Ramesh Kumar found himself embroiled in a controversy after he compared himself to a rape survivor in the audio clip issue after he underwent repeated questioning. Continue Reading

Karnataka Congress seeks disqualification of four rebel MLAs

Congress Legislature Party leader and former Chief Minister Siddaramaiah met the Assembly Speaker Ramesh Kumar and gave him a letter along with supporting documents to disqualify four rebel MLAs under the Anti-Defection law. Continue Reading

Cong-JDS alliance govt will complete full term, says K C Venugopal

“The coalition government in the state is here to stay and will complete the full five-year term and not a single Congress MLA will quit the party,” said K C Venugopal, AICC general secretary, on Sunday. Continue Reading