India | Edited by Amit Chaturvedi | Saturday November 8, 2014
Goa Health Minister Laxmikant Parsekar has been chosen as the state's next Chief Minister, BJP leader Rajiv Pratap Rudy announced today after a legislature party meeting. Mr Parsekar was chosen unanimously, said Mr Rudy who along with BS Yeddyurappa ...
India | Edited by Deepshikha Ghosh | Thursday November 6, 2014
The media is sensationalizing rape cases for TV ratings, Karnataka's Home Minister KG George has commented as his government struggles to cope with incidents of child rape in Bangalore. A furious opposition says the minister should resign.
South | Reported by Maya Sharma and Radhika Iyer; Edited by Abhinav Bhatt | Monday August 25, 2014
The Congress received some much-needed good news today from Karnataka, where it has won two of the three state assembly seats that were decided today. The big coup for the Congress has been its appropriation of an important BJP borough - Rural Bellar...
India | Press Trust of India | Monday August 25, 2014
Counting of votes for the August 21 bye-elections to the three Assembly seats in Karnataka began this morning.
South | Maya Sharma | Thursday August 21, 2014
Moderate polling was reported by Thursday afternoon in Karnataka, where by-elections are being held for three assembly seats. All three are vacant because the legislators were elected as Members of Parliament earlier this year, among them BJP prodiga...
India | Press Trust of India | Thursday August 21, 2014
Political tenacity of Chief Minister Siddaramaiah and BJP national Vice-President B S Yeddyurappa will be on test in today's by-elections to three Assembly seats in Karnataka in the first electoral showdown after the Lok Sabha polls.
India | Edited by Sanchari Bhattacharya | Saturday August 16, 2014
Amit Shah's new BJP team is mostly under 50 years of age and has on it the rehabilitated BS Yeddyurappa and Ram Madhav, the Rashtriya Swayamsevak Sangh's spokesperson. The most notable omission is Varun Gandhi.
India | 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 Sec...
India | 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.
Election 2014 | Press Trust of India | Sunday May 25, 2014
Former Karnataka Chief Minister B S Yeddyurappa, who won Shimoga Lok Saba seat by a huge margin, has submitted his resignation as an MLA to the Speaker of Karnataka Assembly.
Election 2014 | Written by Devesh Kumar | Thursday May 22, 2014
Former Karnataka chief minister BS Yeddyurappa has opted out of the race for securing a berth in the Narendra Modi Cabinet, and expressed his willingness to take up organisational responsibility in his home state.
Cheat Sheet | Rahul Shrivastava and Ketki Angre | Sunday May 18, 2014
It was a day of crucial meetings for the BJP which has shifted its focus on government formation after a historic win in the national election. Narendra Modi, who will be the country's next prime minister, met senior BJP leaders LK Advani and Murli M...
Election 2014 | NDTV.com | Saturday April 12, 2014
In Karnataka, opinion polls predict a neck-and-neck battle between the BJP and the Congress, with each party likely to get 13 seats.
Election 2014 | Press Trust of India | Friday April 11, 2014
Turning the heat on former Prime Minister and JDS chief H D Deve Gowda, the ruling Congress in Karnataka has launched a full scale offensive to break his stranglehold over Hassan Lok Sabha constituency making it a bumpy ride for him in the Vokkaliga ...
Election 2014 | 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).
Election 2014 | Press Trust of India | Thursday April 10, 2014
Invoking the name of Narendra Modi, a mellowed B S Yeddyurappa is fighting a critical electoral battle of his career from Shimoga Lok Sabha constituency to re-establish his dominance within BJP and state politics.
Election 2014 | Written by Radhika Iyer | Thursday April 10, 2014
BJP is hoping BS Yeddyurappa will work the magic in Karnataka. Mr Yeddyurappa, the former Chief Minister of Karnataka, is now fighting parliamentary elections for the first time from his home turf Shimoga.
Election 2014 | Indo Asian News Service | Tuesday April 1, 2014
Six former chief ministers of Karnataka, including one who was prime minister for 10 months, are in the fray for the Lok Sabha seats from the state -- a record of sorts.
Election 2014 | Press Trust of India | Thursday March 27, 2014
Political greenhorn and Infosys co-founder Nandan Nilekani is more searched on Google than Karnataka's political veterans such as Siddaramaiah, BS Yeddyurappa and HD Deve Gowda.
Election 2014 | Radhika Iyer | Sunday March 23, 2014
From meeting people from the Brahmin community to the backward, Ananth Kumar's day is packed as he re-visits his constituency, Bangalore South, seeking the mandate of the voters for the 6th consecutive term.