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Sumalatha visits BJP office, fuels speculation about joining party

However, the actress turned politician clarified that she had visited the office to thank party leaders and workers in the district for their support in her election. The BJP had supported Sumalatha in Mandya during the Lok Sabha polls by not fielding any candidate.

Karnataka seer’s phone was tapped by passing him off as smuggler

Sources said one example that has come to the fore in the investigation handed over to the CBI by the BJP government in Karnataka is the alleged tapping of the phone of Nirmalananda Swami, an influential seer of the dominant Vokkaliga community.


Karnataka phone tapping case: CBI searches former Bengaluru top cop's residence

The Karnataka government led by B S Yediyurappa had announced a CBI probe after disqualified JD(S) MLA A H Vishwanath, who served as the party's state president and turned rebel, accused the H D Kumaraswamy government of tapping phones and spying on more than 300 people, including him.

Karnataka bypolls 2019: Focus on 15 seats, disqualified MLAs wait for SC decision

The disqualified MLAs are hoping that the BJP will give tickets to their family members, or people of their choice, to contest the polls in case the Supreme Court decides against interfering with the Speaker’s disqualification orders at an early date before nomination ends.

Bengaluru: Yesteryear star Devika Rani's estate to be converted into film city, environmentalists object

On Wednesday, the Karnataka Cabinet decided to take full possession of the ‘Roerich and Devika Rani Roerich Estate’ at Tataguni land by fencing it and removing encroachments.

Karnataka phone-tapping: CBI set to look at role of officers

The CBI registered a case to begin investigations on August 30, days after the B S Yediyurappa government handed over the probe to the agency on August 19.


Karnataka phone tapping: CM B S Yediyurappa wants CBI to probe

The decision was taken by Yediyurappa, who is the lone member of the state cabinet, following directions from the BJP high command, party sources said.

CBI to probe phone tapping charges in Karnataka

"On the telephone tapping issue. Several leaders, including Congress Legislature Party leader Siddaramaiah, have said it should be probed and truth should come out, so I have decided to order a CBI probe," Yediyurappa told reporters.

HD Kumaraswamy got phones of MLAs tapped, says probe, CM calls for report

“There was illegal tapping of phones of MLAs and bureaucrats. Close associates of the current Chief Minister and other leaders were also being monitored,” said police sources.

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.

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Who is HD Kumaraswamy? 9 things to know about Karnataka's new Chief Minister

Whether it was the bonhomie of all Opposition leaders or political observers curious about the longevity of the Congress-JD(S) government in Karnataka, all eyes are on one man – HD Kumaraswamy. Here are 9 things to know about the new Karnataka Chief Minister, who took oath on Wednesday.

Karnataka election result: How Kumaraswamy's JD(S) managed to consolidate votes from Congress and BJP

How JD(S) consolidated votes from BJP and Congress to emerge the dark horse in the Karnataka assembly election.