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MLA disqualification case: Karnataka Congress urges SC to take BSY audio clip on record

A bench headed by Justice N V Ramana said it would ask Chief Justice of India Ranjan Gogoi to constitute a bench on Tuesday to consider the material.

Karnataka cabinet expansion on August 20

BJP sources told PTI that there was a possibility that 13 ministers would take the oath Tuesday against the approved strength of 34 and that the rest of the positions would be filled later.


Yediyurappa sails through trust vote, Karnataka Speaker puts in his papers

And as Kumar resigned as Speaker after the trust vote, two rebel Congress MLAs he disqualified on July 25, Ramesh Jarkiholi and Mahesh Kumathalli, approached the Supreme Court Monday.

LiveKarnataka floor test LIVE updates: BSY wins trust vote, Speaker resigns minutes later

Karnataka Assembly Floor Test Today Live News Updates: The political crisis in Karnataka erupted after 17 MLAs of Congress-JD(S) tendered their resignations to the Speaker. The mass resignations led to the collapse of 14 month-old Kumaraswamy-led government.

JD(S) rebel to move SC challenging Speaker's disqualification of 14 MLAs

With today's disqualifications, the strength of the House is reduced to 208, and the majority mark slides to 105. The BJP is now at 105 plus one Independent – putting Yediyurappa on safe ground, for now.

"100 per cent I will prove my majority," says Yediyurappa on eve of trust vote

He also said that the finance bill prepared by the previous Congress-JD(S) government would be tabled by him in the assembly on Monday, without any changes.


BJP mulling no-confidence motion against Speaker, JDS rules out supporting Yediyurappa govt

A raft of resignations by the rebel MLAs had brought down the coalition government when it lost the vote of confidence in the assembly on Tuesday and put the BJP on the saddle.

‘I’ for fortune: BSY reverts to earlier spelling

The new spelling came to attention in the letter Yediyurappa wrote to BJP president Amit Shah on July 23. The letter used the spelling ‘Yediyurappa’, which the state BJP chief used till 2007.

Highlights: Yediyurappa takes oath as Karnataka CM; BJP will give a stable govt, says Amit Shah

The development comes three days after the JD(S)-Congress coalition government lost a trust vote on the floor of the state legislative Assembly.

Yeddyurappa: The man who never takes it easy

Not the one to miss any opportunity, Yeddyurappa sensed a possibility of returning to power amid contradictions that was building up within the Congress-Janata Dal(Secular) alliance after its loss in the recently concluded Lok Sabha elections.

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Day after the result: Amid Congress-JD(S) allegations of BJP's horse-trading, Governor invites BS Yeddyurappa to form government

Governor Vajubhai Vala kept everyone guessing through the day. But invited the BJP's BS Yeddyurappa to form the government at the end of the day. 

How the Karnataka election result played out: From BJP in the lead to a fractured verdict to uncertainty

The Karnataka Assembly election started off with a good lead for the BJP. As time progressed, it continued to stay with the BJP. But towards the evening, what was being called a strong lead flat-lined and left the party just short of simple majority which would allow it to form the government in Karnataka. Then, […]


Historically with Congress, how Karnataka switched to BJP in 2014. Who will win in 2018?

Ravish Tiwari explains how Karnataka is likely to vote in the 2018 assembly elections.