Cities | Written by Radhika Iyer | Tuesday February 25, 2014
Bangalore's civic body is almost turned into a pauper. The ledger balance of outstanding payments is spilling into more than Rs 5,000 crore and the effect of this alarming figure is seen on the ground.
Cities | Press Trust of India | Friday February 14, 2014
Karnataka Chief Minister Siddaramaiah today said work on the first phase of Bangalore Metro Rail is targeted to end by March 2015.
South | Press Trust of India | Monday February 10, 2014
In a preparatory step for the upcoming Lok Sabha polls, BJP's Karnataka unit today announced a 23-member state election committee, including former Chief Minister B S Yeddyurappa who returned to the party recently.
South | Press Trust of India | Sunday January 12, 2014
An unemployed man from Chitradurga district today allegedly attempted suicide by consuming sleeping pills outside Karnataka Chief Minister Siddaramaiah's official residence in Bangalore.
Election 2014 | Edited by Shamik Ghosh | Thursday January 9, 2014
Surrounded by a sea of supporters, former Karnataka Chief Minister BS Yeddyurappa reached the BJP office in Bangalore today, marking his return to the party. Mr Yeddyurappa, who walked out of the BJP a year ago alleging betrayal, merged his Karnataka...
Election 2014 | Press Trust of India | Friday January 3, 2014
Former Karnataka Chief Minister BS Yeddyurappa today flayed Prime Minister Manmohan Singh's comment that Narendra Modi as PM would be "disastrous" for the country.
Election 2014 | Edited by Nadim Asrar (with PTI inputs) | Thursday January 2, 2014
A powerful leader from the influential Lingayat community, Mr Yeddyurappa won the BJP its first government in south India six years ago.
South | Press Trust of India | Thursday January 2, 2014
Shedding his reported reluctance, Karnataka Chief Minister Siddaramaiah inducted two senior "tainted" legislators on Wednesday into his nearly eight-month old ministry.
South | Press Trust of India | Tuesday December 31, 2013
Karnataka Chief Minister Siddaramaiah on Monday said the return of BS Yeddyurappa to BJP would not have any impact in the 2014 Lok Sabha polls in the state but would only sully the image of the saffron party further.
South | Radhika Iyer | Friday December 27, 2013
As outrage grows over a proposed junket of 30 Karnataka legislators to South America even as the state battles drought, Chief Minister K Siddaramaiah has hinted at a rethink.
South | Press Trust of India | Thursday December 26, 2013
Karnataka BJP President Prahlad Joshi today said the ball is in party national President Rajnath Singh's court in the matter of deciding on return of former Chief Minister Yeddyurappa back into the party fold.
South | Press Trust of India | Sunday December 8, 2013
Karnataka Chief Minister Siddaramaiah today dismissed Narendra Modi wave in the country in the wake of BJP doing well in Assembly elections held in Rajasthan, Delhi and Madhya Pradesh.
South | Edited by Deepshikha Ghosh | Thursday December 5, 2013
Former Karnataka Chief Minister BS Yeddyurappa is set to reunite with the BJP a year after he walked out of the party alleging betrayal.
South | Press Trust of India | Monday December 2, 2013
Karnataka Chief Minister Siddaramaiah on Sunday warned of action against sugar mills which did not abide by the law regarding payment of dues to sugarcane farmers.
India | Press Trust of India | Friday November 29, 2013
Karnataka Chief Minister Siddaramaiah today announced a judicial probe into the suicide of a sugarcane farmer in front of the state legislature during the ongoing winter session.
South | Press Trust of India | Wednesday November 27, 2013
Former Karnataka Chief Minister BS Yeddyurappa today alleged that Chief Minister Siddaramaiah was governing the state like a "dictator" and it had isolated him within his own party and legislators.
South | Press Trust of India | Saturday November 23, 2013
Karnataka Chief Minister Siddaramaiah would hold additional charge of Information portfolio as Governor H R Bhardwaj today accepted the resignation of Santosh S Lad, who quit over allegations of illegal mining.
Assembly | Press Trust of India | Tuesday November 19, 2013
Dismissing the possibility of any gain to the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) due to Narendra Modi's campaign in Madhya Pradesh, Jyotiraditya Scindia, the Congress face in Assembly polls in the state feels the Gujarat Chief Minister's arrival is a "good...
South | Press Trust of India | Monday November 18, 2013
After a meeting with Rahul Gandhi, Karnataka Chief Minister Siddharamiah and PCC Chief G Parmeshwar today dismissed reports of any differences and said they have a perfect coordination.
South | Written by Maya Sharma | Monday November 18, 2013
Narendra Modi addressed his first rally in Bangalore today after being named the BJP's prime ministerial candidate. And he had the mammoth crowd chanting his name.