Karnataka political rivalry: Just the pits?
Jun 17, 2013
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...
India | 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...
South | Indo-Asian News Service | Saturday October 19, 2013
Police on Saturday filed a chargesheet in a local court against 14 people accused of involvement in the bomb blast near the BJP office in the city's northwest suburb April 17, a top official said.
India | Edited by Nadim Asrar | 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.
South | Press Trust of India | Wednesday October 16, 2013
Bharatiya Janata Party's (BJP) prime ministerial candidate Narendra Modi will launch a blitzkrieg from November 16 across Karnataka where the party is hoping to use the "NaMo" card to make a turnaround in the next Lok Sabha polls.
South | Press Trust of India | Tuesday September 24, 2013
Congress President Sonia Gandhi would visit Karnataka on a thanks-giving trip after her party recorded a land-slide victory in the Assembly elections earlier this year.
South | Press Trust of India | Friday September 20, 2013
The Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) today demanded dismissal of Karnataka Infrastructure Minister Santosh Lad for his alleged role in the illegal mining in the state.
India | Edited by Deepshikha Ghosh | Thursday September 19, 2013
Former Karnataka Chief Minister BS Yeddyurappa today effusively praised Narendra Modi , in a clear olive branch to the BJP after he quit the party and formed his own outfit last year.
South | Press Trust of India | Saturday September 14, 2013
Political parties have got into the poll mode in Karnataka, with the ruling Congress shortlisting candidates for all 28 Lok Sabha seats, and the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) and the Janata Dal (Secular) in the process of fine-tuning their strategy.
South | Indo-Asian News Service | Friday September 13, 2013
Karnataka's former chief minister BS Yeddyurappa today hinted at returning to the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) after Gujarat Chief Minister Narendra Modi was nominated as the party's prime ministerial candidate.
South | Indo-Asian News Service | Wednesday September 11, 2013
Trying to shed the tag of "father and son's party", Janata Dal-Secular (JD-S) appointed A Krishnappa, a former Congress leader, as its Karnataka unit chief.
South | Press Trust of India | Friday August 30, 2013
Karnataka Janata Paksha chief BS Yeddyurappa today installed his close associate and former minister Shobha Karandlaje as working president of the party.
South | Press Trust of India | Thursday August 29, 2013
Politicians seldom admit in public that they are dishonest and they accept money to fight elections. But Karnataka Chief Minister Siddaramaiah turned out to be different today when he said "it would be a self-deception if I say that I am 100 per cent...
South | Radhika Iyer | Wednesday August 28, 2013
Dozens of Hindu priests conducted marathon rituals in Karnataka's Bellary district for the early release of mining baron and former Bharatiya Janata Party or BJP minister Gali Janardhana Reddy, currently in jail for illegal mining.
South | Indo-Asian News Service | Monday August 26, 2013
The ruling Congress today defeated the BJP-KJP-JD-S combine in bypolls to two legislative council seats held on August 22. Only members of the local governing councils were eligible to vote.
South | Indo-Asian News Service | Wednesday August 21, 2013
Around 15 per cent of over 3.6 million voters cast their ballots in the first four hours of voting in bypolls for two Lok Sabha seats from Karnataka on Wednesday, an official said.
South | Written by Maya Sharma | Tuesday August 20, 2013
Two Lok Sabha seats in south Karnataka will be voting on Wednesday to choose MPs for the remaining months of this Lok Sabha term. The seats of Mandya and Bangalore Rural fell vacant after the sitting MPs from the JD(S) resigned to join the Karnataka ...
South | Indo-Asian News Service | Tuesday August 20, 2013
Over 3.5 million people, nearly half of them women, are eligible to vote in the bypolls to two Lok Sabha seats from Karnataka tomorrow. The results will be out on August 24.
South | Indo-Asian News Service | Monday August 19, 2013
Congress general secretary BK Hariprasad today filed nomination for the August 29 bypoll to one Rajya Sabha seat from Karnataka and was set to be elected unopposed as he was the only candidate in the fray.