Bangalore News | Press Trust of India | Monday August 31, 2015
Maintaining suspense over his party's move, Janata Dal (Secular) chief HD Deve Gowda today made it clear that he is in no hurry or 'anxious' to take a call on the issue of extending support either to the ruling Congress or BJP to take control of the city civic body.
Karnataka News | Press Trust of India | Friday July 24, 2015
Angry with repeated disruptions in the assembly, Karnataka Chief Minister Siddaramaiah flung a copy of the budget into the well of the House today. The ruling Congress and opposition, BJP were involved in heated arguments over the alleged cut in funding of centrally sponsored schemes.
India News | Press Trust of India | Friday August 22, 2014
A high turnout on Thursday marked the by-polls to 18 assembly seats in four states in the first major test of strength for BJP since the Lok Sabha polls and an acid test for the new alliance of Rashtriya Janata Dal (RJD) chief Lalu Prasad and Janata Dal (United) or JD(U) leader Nitish Kumar in Bihar.
India News | Press Trust of India | Saturday August 16, 2014
Varun Gandhi was dropped as the General Secretary of the party by BJP president Amit Shah who constituted his new team, inducting former Karnataka Chief Minister BS Yeddyurappa as the Vice President and new RSS pointsman Ram Madhav as the General Secretary.
India News | Reported by Akhilesh Sharma and Rahul Shrivastava, Edited by Sanchari Bhattacharya | Saturday August 16, 2014
BS Yeddyurappa's rehabilitation in the BJP is now complete, with the Karnataka strongman being inducted as a vice-president in party chief Amit Shah's new team.
Elections News | Press Trust of India | Tuesday May 20, 2014
Polling for four Rajya Sabha seats in Karnataka and one each in Arunachal Pradesh and Mizoram will be held next month as the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) looks to shore up its strength in the upper house for smooth passage of bills.
Elections News | Written by Maya Sharma | Wednesday July 2, 2014
Ananth Kumar was triumphant after his thumping win in Bangalore South over his closest challenger, the Congress's Nandan Nilekani.
Friday May 16, 2014
India, in its crusade against illegal mining, has over the past few years choked its iron ore output and exports so hard that many companies had to give up on the sector.
Elections News | NDTV.com | Tuesday April 15, 2014
NDTV's opinion poll shows that Karnataka is one of the few states where the Congress is gaining. The party is expected to win 14 of the state's 28 seats, eight more than its 2009 tally.
Elections News | Indo-Asian News Service | Sunday April 13, 2014
Chief Minister J. Jayalalithaa Sunday urged people not to vote for the BJP saying it too, like the Congress, had betrayed Tamil Nadu over the Cauvery river water row.
Elections News | Indo-Asian News Service | Thursday April 10, 2014
Of the 28 Congress candidates in the Lok Sabha election in Karnataka, 27 are billionaires, led by its star nominee Nandan Nilekani (Bangalore South).
Elections News | NDTV.com | Friday March 14, 2014
Narendra Modi's BJP looks set to exact revenge in Bihar, where its former partner and Chief Minister Nitish Kumar's Janata Dal (United) stares at a massive defeat in next month's general elections.
Elections News | Edited by Nadim Asrar | Saturday March 8, 2014
The Bharatiya Janata Party or BJP today declared its second list of candidates with 52 names for the Lok Sabha elections beginning April 7.
Elections News | Edited by Nadim Asrar | Saturday March 8, 2014
The Bharatiya Janata Party or BJP will hold a crucial meeting in Delhi today where it is expected to finalise its second list of candidates for the Lok Sabha election beginning April 7.
Elections News | Press Trust of India | Thursday March 6, 2014
Principal players ruling Congress and BJP have gone into overdrive, scrambling to finalise the list of candidates to face the high-stake battlein Lok Sabha polls just six weeks from now.
India News | NDTV.com | Friday February 28, 2014
BJP's Prime Ministerial candidate Narendra Modi addressed a rally in Gulbarga in Karnataka today. Watch the speech here.
South | Indo-Asian News Service | Thursday February 13, 2014
Former Karnataka minister S.A. Ramdas was recovering at a private hospital in Mysore on Wednesday after a suicide bid over an affair with a woman that turned sour.
South | Written by Maya Sharma | Thursday January 9, 2014
He is back. Complete with followers, crowds and the fireworks that often accompany his public appearances, BS Yeddyurappa today went to the BJP's office in Bangalore, to formally become a member of the party once again.
India News | Edited by Deepshikha Ghosh | Thursday January 9, 2014
BS Yeddyurappa today made a grand comeback to the BJP, the party he quit a year ago alleging betrayal, with a vow to 'forget the past' and score an impressive victory in Karnataka in the national election, due by May.
Elections News | 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 Janata Party or KJP into his old party.
India News | Edited by Nadim Asrar | Thursday January 9, 2014
A year after he walked out of the BJP alleging betrayal, BS Yeddyurappa is set to formally return to the party today.
South | Indo-Asian News Service | Thursday November 28, 2013
A depressed sugarcane farmer on Wednesday committed suicide near the state secretariat here while protesting against non-payment of arrears by a sugar mill.
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 omen" for his party and shows that the BJP is "not confident".
India News | NDTV.com | Saturday October 19, 2013
Former Karnataka Chief Minister and Karnataka Janata Party chief BS Yeddyurappa has written to the top BJP leadership, indicating his desire to join the National Democratic Alliance or NDA. Mr Yeddyurappa, who quit the BJP in a huff last year to form his own party, is a known supporter of Narendra Modi.