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Wednesday, August 05, 2020



Karnataka Elections: Congress claims it set tape trap, BJP walked in

May 21, 2018 6:46 am

Congress leader D K Shivakumar, who spearheaded the effort to sequester MLAs in resorts and hotels, said at least 40 MLAs admitted to receiving calls.

Congress releases audio clip, says Reddy offered ‘100 times wealth’ to its MLA

May 19, 2018 5:27 am

In the audio clip, a person who sounds like Reddy offers Daddal direct access to “the national president” and promises “100 times the wealth you currently have”.

K G Bopaiah: The Speaker who saved Yeddyurappa govt in 2010, then denied him in 2013

May 19, 2018 12:31 pm

Karnataka floor test: K G Bopaiah, 62, is a BJP MLA whom the Karnataka Governor has appointed as pro tem Speaker to conduct Saturday’s floor test.

Karnataka fallout: Congress to observe Save Democracy Day today as Yeddyurappa becomes CM

May 18, 2018 5:48 am

Congress said it would observe "Save Democracy Day" on Friday, with party workers and leaders holding protest marches at all district and state headquarters to protest over the manner in which "democracy was subverted" and the "Constitution was trampled" by the Karnataka Governor.

Karnataka election 2018: BS Yeddyurappa sworn in as 23rd chief minister of Karnataka

May 17, 2018 11:07 am

The Governor gave the BJP 15 days to prove its majority in the hung Assembly where the Congress has 78 members, the Janata Dal (Secular) 37 members and there are three others, including a BSP member, allied with the JDS.

Karnataka election: Eight short of stable, BJP looks for horses, Congress and JD(S) try to fence them in

May 17, 2018 8:24 am

The BJP, after being invited by the Governor and being given 15 days to prove its numbers on the floor of the House, will be working hard to get around its deficit of eight. Who are these eight, what will be done to get their loyalty is all the buzz in town,

Karnataka assembly election results: Will Siddaramaiah stay or will BJP make a comeback tomorrow

May 14, 2018 9:18 pm

Karnataka assembly election results: A day after a record 72.13 per cent of 5.06-crore electorate voted, both Chief Minister Siddaramaiah and BJP leader Yeddyurappa claimed their parties would garner more than 120 seats, while the JD(S) has decided to take a wait-and-watch approach.

Hard campaign closes: Karnataka CM Siddaramaiah leaves one of his two seats for last dash

May 11, 2018 7:44 am

Karnataka Assembly Elections: After leading the Congress charge across Karnataka over the last few weeks, Chief Minister Siddaramaiah left Chamundeshwari — one of the two constituencies he is contesting — for the very end.

Yeddyurappa popularity among Lingayats is down by 60 per cent, Modi charisma to 25 per cent: MB Patil

May 11, 2018 2:56 am

PM Modi has been exposed. The hope he represented, his charisma, have now diminished to almost 25 per cent, said MB Patil.

Karnataka polls: Where BJP denied BS Yeddyurappa son, Lingayats weigh other options

May 10, 2018 3:20 am

Karnataka Assembly Elections: The stakes were high. Chief Minister Siddaramaiah vacated this seat for his son, Yathindra, and Varuna was a keenly watched seat. Until late April, when Yeddyurappa announced his son would not contest.


As BS Yeddyurappa takes oath as Karnataka CM, a look back at how his journey to this chair has never been easy

June 22, 2020 6:25 pm

BS Yeddyurappa, the man of the hour, has led the Bharatiya Janata Party in Karnataka to a 104-seat victory. Now after much struggle, as he takes oath as Chief Minister of Karnataka, a look back at how it has always been a battle for him.