Congress leader questions celebrations, says only 21% fully vaccinated

Even as the government went into celebration mode after India hit the 100 crore Covid-19 vaccinations mark yesterday, former Karnataka Chief Minister and senior Congress leader Siddaramaiah slammed the BJP and asked why its leaders were celebrating it as an achievement when only about 21 per cent people have been fully vaccinated. Continue Reading

Siddaramaiah, Kumaraswamy engage in war of words

A political slugfest has erupted between former Chief Ministers Siddaramaiah and H D Kumaraswamy with the two leaders blaming each other for the collapse of the Congress-JD(S) coalition government in Karnataka.
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Bandh against Shivakumar’s arrest, normal life hit in Ramanagara

Normal life was hit in parts of neighbouring Ramanagara district on Thursday following a bandh called to protest the arrest of senior Karnataka Congress leader D K Shivakumar by the Enforcement Directorate in a money laundering case. Continue Reading

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

Cong files plea with Speaker on rebel MLA’s resignation from Assembly

The Congress’ Karnataka unit Wednesday filed an objection with the Assembly Speaker against the resignation of rebel party MLA Umesh Jadhav and requested him to defer his decision on it until the disqualification petition against him is decided. Continue Reading