Monday, Sep 26, 2022

Janata Dal (Secular)


Importance of Deve Gowda: Leaders line up at ailing ex-PM's home, from Siddaramaiah after 6 yrs to BSY to CM

September 21, 2022 5:42 pm

The relations between Deve Gowda and Siddaramaiah have been strained since the latter left the JDS ostensibly due to the ex-PM's bid to “promote” his own sons in the JD(S).

President polls: Part of Opp talks, JD(S) too veers around to Droupadi Murmu

June 30, 2022 9:09 am

Droupadi Murmu already has sufficient backing and does not need our support, but she has nevertheless asked for our support, and that is a sign of her goodness said former Karnataka chief minister H D Kumaraswamy.

In Karnataka, BJP bags three seats, Congress one amid cross-voting

June 11, 2022 8:14 am

Congress’ Mansoor Ali Khan, son of former Congress Rajya Sabha member K Rahman Khan, and the JDS party's Kupendra Reddy, a former Rajya Sabha MP and a real estate businessman, couldn't make it through.

JD(S) starts four-day workshop for leaders; says Kannadigas’ own party will come to power in Karnataka

September 28, 2021 7:16 am

“The 2023 assembly polls will herald a new era in the state. Our party’s goal is to win at least 123 seats in the 224-member assembly. With this focus in mind, we have started our activities,” JD(S) leader H D Kumaraswamy said.

Karnataka bypolls: Top Congress, BJP leaders descend upon KR Pura ahead of high-stakes contest

December 03, 2019 4:33 pm

Sitting MLA Basavaraj Byrathi, a close aide of former CM Siddaramaiah, had won the seat in 2013 and 2018 by a margin of over 32,000 and 24,000 votes, respectively. He joined the BJP earlier this year.

Karnataka BJP welcomes 17 disqualified MLAs, says they are 'joining in good faith'

November 13, 2019 7:18 pm

Few disqualified MLAs along with Ashwath Narayan met B L Santosh, BJP National General Secretary (Organisation), in New Delhi after the verdict.

Karnataka: CBI takes over probe into allegations of phone tapping during Cong-JD(S) govt

August 31, 2019 7:42 pm

A police probe into the surveillance allegations had revealed two weeks earlier that phones of several politicians, bureaucrats and journalists were tapped in recent months during the tenure of former chief minister Kumaraswamy.

Thinking of quitting politics, now want space in people's hearts: HD Kumaraswamy

August 03, 2019 7:54 pm

"I'm observing where today's politics is going. It's not for good people, it's about caste infatuation. Don't bring in my family. I'm done. Let me live in peace. I don't have to continue in politics. I did good when I was in power. I want space in people's heart," Kumaraswamy said.

Karnataka: 6 expelled Congress leaders move Supreme Court against disqualification from Assembly

August 01, 2019 9:46 pm

The leaders who have approached the apex court are Prathap Gouda Patil, BC Patil, Shivaram Hebbar, ST Somashekar, Byrathi Basavaraj and Munirathna. They have sought direction for quashing and setting aside the order of the Speaker rejecting the resignations tendered by them.

JP Nadda: BJP will give stable govt, Cong-JD(S) govt fell on its own

July 27, 2019 2:21 am

“The BJP is synonymous with stability. So wherever you go, you bring stability,” JP Nadda said when The Indian Express asked him whether the party could ensure stability.