Monday, Oct 03, 2022

Karnataka BJP


BC Nagesh at Idea Exchange: 'The uniform system in colleges was not started by the BJP. No girl left because of the hijab issue'

September 26, 2022 7:21 am

BC Nagesh, began his political career with the RSS, before he joined the BJP in 1984. He was part of the Basavaraj Bommai government in 2021 and has since been in the news for the hijab controversy in junior colleges, changes in school textbooks and cultural referencing in the syllabus.

'PayCM' posters with QR codes spring up in Bengaluru, Bommai hits back at Congress

September 22, 2022 7:20 am

Last week, during Bommai's visit to Telangana, banners had reportedly appeared in Hyderabad that said, “Welcome to 40 per cent commission CM”.

Karnataka ex-minister Eshwarappa ‘to skip Assembly over BJP failure to reinduct’ him

September 20, 2022 8:29 am

Eshwarappa says former chief minister B S Yediyurappa, CM Basavaraj Bommai and state BJP chief Nalin Kumar Kateel had promised to reinduct him.

Umesh Katti, the votary of two states in Karnataka, a minister who hoped to be CM, dead

September 07, 2022 5:48 pm

Switching parties six times through his career appears to have not hit his victory spree, with the sugar baron and cooperative sector king from Belagavi in north Karnataka losing polls in the region only once.

Karnataka MLA Limbavali after viral rebuke video: Why questioning me? Have I raped her?

September 04, 2022 2:45 pm

The AAP blames ‘arrogance of money and muscle power’ for the behaviour of the three-time BJP MLA who has often been in the news for the wrong reasons.

40% commissions charge gathers steam, Karnataka BJP tries to fend off heat

September 01, 2022 4:34 pm

Karnataka BJP seeks 'proof', but has example of 2018 before it when it accused Congress of being a '10% government'

'Who are you to ask?' Siddaramaiah's supporters take BJP on over meat row

August 24, 2022 7:27 pm

It's not the first time Siddaramaiah finds himself the target of a campaign branding him “anti-Hindu”. This time, the allegations started soon after his tour on Sunday of rain-hit Kodagu, where he visited a temple following lunch at a Congress MLA's home.

Presidential assent given to criminal bills of Karnataka, Jharkhand

August 24, 2022 12:39 pm

The presidential assent has been received for the two bills, allowing punishment against absconding accused and video and audio recordings of evidence in a criminal matter.

Police arrest three for murder of BJP youth leader in Dakshina Kannada

August 12, 2022 2:22 am

The trio hailed from the same region as Praveen Nettaru but were caught near the Kerala border.

BJP youth worker murder: Eatery owner, son of former employee of victim are duo arrested in Karnataka

July 29, 2022 11:19 am

The police suspect that Mohammed Shafiq and Zakir A, who were arrested on Thursday in the BJP youth worker Praveen Nettaru murder case, provided information, like identification of the victim and his location