Karnataka Bypolls Update: HD Kumaraswamy again offers support to BJP

BENGALURU: JD(S) leader and former chief minister HD Kumaraswamy reiterated that he will extend support to chief minister BS Yediyurappa if the BJP fails to secure the minimum six seats…

Siddu vows to defeat all disqualified MLAs in the bypolls

MYSURU: Congress Legislature Party leader Siddaramaiah said he has become a lightning rod for attacks from the disqualified MLAs — BJP candidates for the byelections — because it was he…

Disqualified MLA claims BS Yediyurappa gave Rs 1,000 crore to support him to be CM

MANDYA: Disqualified Karnataka MLA Narayana Gowda on Tuesday claimed that chief minister BS Yediyurappa had promised him Rs 1,000 crore for the development of his Krishnarajpet constituency and the money…

Appointing three deputy chief ministers was high command’s call: CM BS Yediyurappa

BENGALURU: Chief minister BS Yediyurappa admitted on Wednesday that the decision to appoint three deputy chief ministers was imposed on him by the BJP central leadership, but insisted he had…

Infighting in Congress blows out – Siddu, Muniyappa clash in crucial meet

BENGALURU: An unpleasant exchange between senior Congress leaders KH Muniyappa and Siddaramaiah turned the Radisson Blu, where the Congress was holding a meeting on Thursday, in Bengaluru, into a battleground.…

Court issues summons to HDK in land case

BENGALURU: The special court for elected representatives issued summons to former chief minister HD Kumaraswamy and other accused in the Halagevaderahalli denotification case. Special judge Ramachandra D Huddar directed the…

Party is with you, Congress leader Sonia Gandhi assured DK Shivakumar

BENGALURU: All India Congress Committee (AICC) president Sonia Gandhi, on Thursday, is said to have told DK Shivakumar and his family “not to lose heart”, while offering support to the…

Proposal of home delivery of liquor: K’taka Excise minister denies the charge

Bangaluru: Clarifying his remark on the proposal of door delivery of liquor, Karnataka Excise Minister H Nagesh on Thursday retracted his statement favouring door delivery of liquor to individuals with…

I am not happy with DK Shivakumar arrest: CM BS Yediyurappa

Karnataka Chief Minister BS Yediyurappa has said he is sad to hear about the arrest of senior Congress leader DK Shivakumar by the Enforcement Directorate. Yediyurappa said he will be…

DK Shivakumar arrest: Violent protests erupt in Kanakapura and Ramanagara

Bengaluru: Protests broke out in several parts of Karnataka on Wednesday following the arrest of senior Congress leader D K Shivakumar by the ED in New Delhi in connection with…

DK Shivakumar arrested by ED after four days of interrogation

BENGALURU: Former Karnataka Congress minister, a seven times MLA who has been known as Man Friday of Congress party was arrested by Enforcement Directorate officials yesterday after prolonged questioning for…

Will BJP wrest BBMP from a divided Congress-JD(S) coalition?

BENGALURU: The rebellion that resulted in the fall of the coalition government is likely to cost the JD(S)-Congress alliance even in the Bruahat Bengaluru Mahnagara Palike (BBMP) council as the…

DK Shivakumar gets support from ex-Karnataka CM HDK

Their alliance at the state-level may be in tatters, but JD(S) leaders were unstinting in their support for Congress troubleshooter and former water resources minister DK Shivakumar in the alleged…

Sidda tours flood-hit areas, seeks immediate relief

MYSURU/MADIKERI: Senior Congress leader Siddaramaiah visited flood-affected parts of Mysuru and Kodagu districts on Friday, meeting residents and reiterating the call for immediate release of central financial assistance for Karnataka.…

CM BS Yediyurappa urges BMRCL to fast-track Metro work

BENGALURU: Chief minister BS Yediyurappa on Friday urged Bangalore Metro Rail Corporation Ltd (BMRCL) to fast-track Phase 2 of the project, which has been plagued by delays. Chairing a meeting…

HDD to decide on JDS’ new state president in four days

Bengaluru: As all the attempts by the Janata Dal(S) leaders and its Supremo H D Deve Gowda have failed to convince A H Vishwanath to continue as the state president…

BJP leader will move Karnataka high court for Prajwal Revanna’s Disqualification

Bengaluru: Former minister A Manju, who lost the Lok Sabha contest from Hassan, said on Thursday he would approach the Karnataka high court seeking disqualification of Prajwal Revanna, the winning…