June 20, 2022 4:21 pm
A special court in Bengaluru had ordered registration of a corruption case against BJP leader B S Yediyurappa earlier this year over the alleged illegal grant of state land to a private party when he was the Karnataka deputy chief minister.
May 26, 2022 2:45 am
Yediyurappa had gambled on the prospect of the BJP nominating Vijayendra for the Legislative Council polls after assurances from a Union minister from Karnataka, according to sources close to him.
May 15, 2022 2:32 pm
The state unit also gave its nod to re-elect Nirmala Sitharaman to Rajya Sabha. A BJP leader said that if Yediyurappa’s son B Y Vijayendra gets elected, there will be a demand for his induction into the Cabinet.
May 06, 2022 11:21 pm
Bengaluru News Highlights: Meanwhile, the JD(S) is set to sound the poll bugle for the 2023 Assembly polls in Karnataka with a massive rally planned on the outskirts of Bengaluru on May 13.
April 24, 2022 5:17 pm
Yediyurappa’s letter comes after the government’s decision to name the airport after him was not received well in various quarters amid demands to name it after various freedom fighters or poet Kuvempu.
April 25, 2022 8:56 am
‘Communal narrative will not yield results if corruption issue is not addressed,’ says a BJP functionary.
April 18, 2022 7:01 am
BJP national president JP Nadda’s praise for the Karnataka chief minister at the party’s state executive committee meeting comes amid speculation about his future in the government and against the backdrop of several controversies.
April 12, 2022 12:39 pm
The Opposition has alleged that CM Bommai has turned a blind eye even as Hindutva groups sought to prevent Muslims from doing business at temples, demanded boycott of halal meat and other businesses linked to Muslims.
March 31, 2022 10:19 am
The corruption case was taken up by the Lokayukta police in 2015 based on a private complaint filed in a court in 2013 by Vasudev Reddy over Yediyurappa’s decision to release government land in the Bellandur region of Bengaluru to private persons in 2006.
March 11, 2022 9:58 pm
Attacking the Congress, Yediyurappa said that under the leadership of Chief Minister Basavaraj Bommai, the BJP in the state will move a step ahead towards achieving "Congress-mukt Bharat."