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In Karnataka, Cong, JD(S) schism sets BJP in pole position to win 3rd RS seat

June 10, 2022 10:53 pm

The ruling BJP seems to be racing to win its third seat in the Rajya Sabha polls on account of the two key Opposition players, the Congress and the JD(S), failing to come to an understanding to share their votes for a consensus candidate.

With Rs 815 crore wealth, JD(S) candidate D Kupendra Reddy richest in Karnataka Rajya Sabha poll fray

June 10, 2022 12:04 pm

The JD(S) candidate D Kupendra Reddy, a land and IT park developer who was elected to the Rajya Sabha in 2014 as an Independent candidate with the backing of the JD(S), has declared a total wealth of Rs 815 crore between him and his spouse.

No soft corner for JD(S): Karnataka CM Basavaraj Bommai

April 21, 2022 10:25 pm

On several occasions, Congress party and its leaders particularly former Chief Minister Siddaramaiah have alleged that JDS is the BJP's B-team.

Ex-Congress leader C M Ibrahim takes charge as JD(S) Karnataka president

April 18, 2022 9:49 am

Ibrahim’s move comes at a time when both Congress and JD(S) are struggling to woo Muslim voters.

Karnataka: Friends-turned-foes Cong, JD(S) to unite once again for Mysuru mayoral polls

June 11, 2021 7:45 am

The mid-term polls on Friday were necessitated by the Karnataka High Court's decision to disqualify Mayor Rukmini Madegowda as a member of the Mysore City Corporation, based on a petition filed by a Congress rival.

Karnataka Polls: Deva Gowda on a strong wicket in Tumkuru

April 15, 2019 8:07 pm

JD(S) supremo HD Deve Gowda's is hoping that if there is a fractured mandate at the centre, his coalition building skills and his son-of-farmer image might help him garner some support for a shot again at the PM's post.

1996 encore? Chandrababu Naidu meets Deve Gowda, ducks question on PM candidate for 2019

November 08, 2018 7:54 pm

In the 1996 Lok Sabha elections, the TDP, Janata Dal and Samajwadi Party formed a non-BJP and non-Congress coalition to contest in the polls.

Karnataka portfolios: JD(S) likely to get Finance, Congress Home department

May 31, 2018 2:47 pm

After holding five rounds of talks in New Delhi since Wednesday, the two alliance partners are giving finishing touches to the power-sharing arrangement. A formal announcement, however, is yet to be made in this regard.

Will H D Kumaraswamy serve full term as CM? No decision yet, says his deputy

May 24, 2018 10:01 pm

"We are also yet to decide on what portfolios have to go to them and what should be with us, then five years term- whether they should be or we should also...all those modalities we have still not discussed," said G Parameshwara.

Karnataka trust vote tomorrow, Congress-JD(S) MLAs yet to checkout from hotel rooms

May 24, 2018 6:33 pm

The two parties exercised great caution during Wednesday's swearing-in ceremony. All the MLAs were brought to Vidhana Soudha in busses and taken back to the hotel and resort after the event despite the BJP having boycotted the event.