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Kumaraswamy meets CM against leasing out "MySugar", targets Mandya MP Sumalatha Ambareesh

July 05, 2021 8:38 pm

He pointed out that the factory built during the time of "Maharajas" of Mysuru and Sir M Visvesvaraya has a history and "it is the wish of every one" that it should be under the government's control.

Devegowda never vindictive, set new trends at PMO during 10-month-stint, close aide Thippeswamy recalls

June 05, 2021 3:24 pm

As Janata Dal (Secular) celebrates the silver jubilee of party president HDD’s swearing-in as India's Prime Minister on June 1, 1996, a retired Karnataka Administrative Service officer recalls his association with the 88-year-old leader.

Karnataka: JD(S) likely to buy DRDO drug for Covid-19 relief programme

May 19, 2021 6:39 am

2-DG has been developed by the Institute of Nuclear Medicine and Allied Sciences (INMAS), New Delhi, a lab of DRDO, in collaboration with Hyderabad-based pharma company Dr Reddy’s Laboratories

Karnataka: Former JD(S) MLA Madhu Bangarappa announces joining Congress

March 12, 2021 8:11 am

Reacting to Madhu Bangarappa's exit, Kumaraswamy said he was not surprised as it was on the cards for about a year. He, however, underlined that people have the habit of backstabbing party supremo H D Deve Gowda.

JDS not contesting bypolls as it wants its "marginal" votes to go to BJP: Siddaramaiah

February 11, 2021 5:20 pm

Siddaramaiah told reporters in Hubbali that the JDS was not strong in Belgaum (Belagavi), Basavakalyan, Sindgi and Maski constituencies where bypolls are due.

JD(S) will not contest upcoming by-polls in Karnataka: H D Deve Gowda

February 10, 2021 4:53 pm

In a release, Gowda said that he will completely involve himself towards organizing or building the party for 2023 assembly polls.

Kumaraswamy planning to restructure JD(S) ahead of 2023 Karnataka assembly polls

January 06, 2021 8:14 am

According to sources in the party, JD(S) supremo and former prime minister H D Deve Gowda is likely to hand over the reins of the party to his son Kumaraswamy after Makar Sankranti.

No merger, say Karnataka CM and JD(S) chief; talk of issue-based support

December 23, 2020 8:15 am

The JD (S) and BJP were in a coalition government between 2006-07, but fell out after the JD (S) failed to transfer power to the BJP and Yediyurappa at the end of a 20-month term.

"Lost goodwill of people by joining hands with Cong": H D Kumaraswamy

December 06, 2020 9:38 am

Speaking to reporters in Mysuru, he said he should not have joined hands with Congress which had campaigned against the JD(S) calling it BJP's 'B team', but because of party supremo H D Deve Gowda's insistence he agreed to form the coalition government.

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.


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.