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

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

"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

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

“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.

Karnataka: Cong-JD(S) govt will complete full term, says CM Kumaraswamy after son instructs party workers to be poll ready

In an indication of lack of trust between coalition partners the JD(S) and the Congress, a viral video purportedly showed Nikhil Kumaraswamy asking JD(S) workers to prepare themselves for assembly poll, saying one doesn't know when it would come.

In viral video, CM Kumaraswamy's son instructs JD(S) workers to be poll ready

In the recently concluded Lok Sabha elections, the coalition partners could win only one seat each from Bengaluru Rural and Hassan, with BJP managed to capture 25 of the 28 seats in the state.


Janata Dal (United) not joining PM Modi-led cabinet

The JD(U), which is headed by Bihar Chief Minister Nitish Kumar, was not a part of the first Modi government as well. It had allied with the saffron party in 2017 but had not joined the government.

Karnataka: Venugopal to meet party leaders, MLAs amid reports of rift between JD(S), Cong

Buoyed by the landslide win in the Lok Sabha polls in the state, the BJP, which is the single-largest party in the 224-member Karnataka Assembly with 105 MLAs, is eyeing to capture power amid reports of rift between the coalition partners.

Kumaraswamy to Congress, JDS leaders: Stop contradictory remarks

Leaders of the Congress and JDS —- including former chief minister Siddaramaiah and Kumaraswamy —- have since the Lok Sabha polls in the state engaged in sharp exchanges, highlighting the internal contradictions in the coalition.

Eye on Delhi, JD(S) fields another Deve Gowda grandson from Mandya

Nikhil, a 30-year-old actor, was unveiled as the candidate a day after the former PM announced the candidature of another grandson, Prajwal Revanna, 29, son of Karnataka PWD Minister H D Revanna, from Hassan constituency.