Siddaramaiah visits rain-affected places in Mangaluru

Senior Congress leader and former Chief Minister Siddaramaiah on Saturday visited the Pachanady garbage slip site, hearing about the woes of the local people after heavy rains lashed the district in the last two days. Continue Reading

Kumaraswamy-led govt will complete full term: Dty CM

Amid demand by a section of Congressmen to make Siddaramaiah Chief Minister again, Karnataka Deputy Chief minister G Parameshwara said the JDS-Congress coalition government headed by Chief Minister H D Kumaraswamy would complete its full term of five years. Continue Reading

Nirmala Sitharaman to visit flood-hit Kodagu today

Defence Minister Nirmala Sitharaman will today visit the flood and landslide-ravaged Kodagu district, bordering Kerala, where rescue and relief operations are underway in full swing. Continue Reading

BJP alleges Karnataka Govt of tapping politicians’ phones

The BJP’s Karnataka unit accused the HD Kumaraswamy government of tapping phones of political leaders across party lines fearing that a few disgruntled MLAs from the ruling Congress-JDS coalition may resign. Continue Reading

Letter politics: Siddaramaiah sends one more missive to Kumaraswamy

Continuing with his letter writing spree, former Chief Minister Siddaramaiah has shot off another missive to Chief Minister H D Kumaraswamy, asking him to reconsider shifting the film city from Mysuru to Ramanagara. Continue Reading

Vishwanath takes over as JD(S) state president

Bengaluru: JD(S) supremo H D Deve Gowda yesterday relieved his son and Karnataka Chief Minister HD Kumaraswamy from the post of party’s state unit chief, replacing him with adaguru H Vishwanath, who belongs to the backward Kuruba community. Continue Reading