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Thursday, November 26, 2020



JD(S) corporator Imran Pasha arrested for grand procession after recovering from Covid-19

June 08, 2020 10:32 am

On Sunday afternoon, Pasha's supporters showered him with flowers and burst fireworks after he was discharged from Victoria Hospital. The Padarayanapura ward corporator stood through his car's sunroof to wave and greet them as they tailed his white Mercedes on two-wheelers.

Row over naming Bengaluru city's flyover after Veer Savarkar

May 27, 2020 7:44 pm

Congress said naming of the bridge after Savarkar was taken, despite opposition, and questioned Savarkar's contribution to Karnataka and Bengaluru. The Congress and other opposition parties had earlier vehemently opposed the move to confer Bharat Ratna on Savarkar, posthumously.

JD(S) leader HD Kumaraswamy's son Nikhil gets engaged to Congress leader's grandniece

February 10, 2020 9:45 pm

Nikhil Kumaraswamy's wedding with Revathi is scheduled to be held in April in Ramanagara.

Former Karnataka minister Amarnath Shetty passes away at 80

January 27, 2020 1:24 pm

Shetty represented Moodbidri Assembly Constituency for three terms in 1983, 1987, and 1994. He also held positions as Minister for Labour, Muzarai and Agriculture during his stint as an elected legislator.

Karnataka Assembly bypolls 2019: BJP sweeps bye-elections, steadies govt

December 10, 2019 7:20 am

The emphatic win is expected to give Yediyurappa more freedom in running the government since the Chief Minister was believed to have been shackled by the BJP leadership, which was not fully in favour of running a government with defectors.

Karnataka Assembly bypoll results 2019 HIGHLIGHTS: BJP govt retains majority after winning 12 of 15 seats; Congress gets 2

December 10, 2019 8:43 am

Karnataka Assembly bypoll results 2019, Karnataka bye-election results 2019 today HIGHLIGHTS: With the BJP posting an emphatic victory, Prime Minister Narendra Modi in an election rally in Jharkhand said that the voters had punished the Congress for "manipulating the mandate" that people had given to the saffron party.

Karnataka bypoll results: BJP wins 12 out of 15 seats to retain majority; 11 defectors re-elected

December 09, 2019 10:08 pm

Karnataka bye-election results: The Congress managed to win only two seats (Hunasuru and Shivajinagar), while an Independent candidate, Sharath Bachegowda, who was earlier expelled from the BJP for anti-party activities, won from Hoskote.

Karnataka Bye-elections Highlights: 66.25% voters exercise franchise in bypolls to 15 constituencies

December 06, 2019 5:31 pm

Karnataka Assembly Bye-Elections 2019 Live News Updates: As polling ended in 15 constituencies to which bypolls were held on Thursday, 66.25% voters turned up in the state to exercise franchise. The results will be declared on Monday, December 9.

Karnataka bypolls: In JD(S) bastion Mahalakshmi Layout, it is defector vs defector

December 04, 2019 9:22 pm

Interestingly, the Congress and JD(S) has decided to field non-Vokkaliga candidates in Mahalakshmi Layout, situated in northwest Bengaluru, in which the electorate constitutes about 60% Vokkaligas.

Karnataka bypolls: Civic woes, IMA scam impact hold the key in Shivajinagar

December 03, 2019 3:06 pm

While the Congress has picked Rizwan Arshad, the BJP has given fielded M Saravana and the JD(S) has gone with Tanveer Ahmed Ullah. Seven-time MLA Roshan Baig's absence has opened up new possibilities in Shivajinagar.


Karnataka Election Results 2018: Congress offers support to JD(S) to form government

May 15, 2018 5:15 pm

Even though most exit polls predicted a hung assembly, the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) is set to form the government in Karnataka with a simple majority, handing out a severe drubbing to the ruling Congress and relegating the Janata Dal (Secular) to the third spot.