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JDS-Congress succeeded in tying Ashwamedha horse of PM Narendra Modi in Karnataka, says Chief Minister H D Kumaraswamy

Karnataka highlights: HD Kumaraswamy sworn-in Karnataka Chief Minister

After days of a political slugfest in Karnataka, JDS leader HD Kumaraswamy is all set take oath as state's new Chief Minister. The sworn-in ceremony will take place at 4:30pm....

G Parameshwara of the Congress and a Dalit to be Karnataka Deputy CM

G Parameshwara of the Congress and a Dalit to be Karnataka Deputy CM

Karnataka Chief Minister designate HD Kumaraswamy on Tuesday said that G Parameshwara will take oath as Deputy Chief Minister of Karnataka on Wednesday. Kumaraswamy will also sworn-in as Karnataka Chief....

Supreme Court refuses to urgently hear Hindu Mahasabha's plea against HD Kumaraswamy swearing-in

Supreme Court refuses to urgently hear Hindu Mahasabha's plea against HD Kumaraswamy swearing-in

The Supreme Court on Tuesday refused to give an urgent hearing into Hindu Mahasabha's plea that challenged the swearing-in ceremony of HD Kumaraswamy as Chief Minister of Karnataka. Calling it....

BS Yeddyurappa writes to Election Commission, alleges irregularities in Karnataka elections

BS Yeddyurappa writes to Election Commission, alleges irregularities in Karnataka elections

Alleging grave irregularities in Karnataka Assembly elections, former Chief Minister BS Yeddyurappa wrote a letter to the election commission. The development comes a day after cases of voter-verifiable paper audit trail....

Congress MLA Shivaram Hebbar says BJP bribe tape is fake

Congress MLA Shivaram Hebbar says BJP bribe tape is fake

Congress MLA Shivaram Hebbar has dismissed Congress party allegations on the BJP that the party tried to bribe their MLAs before Yeddyurappa's floor test. The Congress party on Friday and....

Kumaraswamy to meet Sonia, Rahul ahead of swearing-in on Wednesday

Kumaraswamy meets Sonia, Rahul, Mayawati ahead of swearing-in on Wednesday

JDS leader HD Kumaraswamy, who is scheduled to take oath as new Karnataka Chief Minister, is currently in Delhi and meeting Sonia and Rahul Gandhi to discuss power-sharing ahead of....

No rotational Chief Ministership arrangement with Congress, says HD Kumaraswamy

No rotational Chief Ministership arrangement with Congress, says HD Kumaraswamy

A day after he staked claim to form the government in the state, Karnataka Chief Minister-designate HD Kumaraswamy on Sunday said there will be no rotational Chief Ministership arrangement with alliance partner....

HD Kumaraswamy says he will prove majority within 24 hrs of swearing-in

A day after BJP leader BS Yeddyurappa resigned as Chief Minister of Karnataka ahead of the floor test in Vidhana Soudha, JD(S) leader, and CM-designate HD Kumaraswamy expressed his confidence....

Rahul Gandhi, Sonia Gandhi, Mayawati, Mamata Banerjee to attend HD Kumaraswamy’s oath ceremony

Rahul Gandhi, Sonia Gandhi, Mayawati, Mamata Banerjee to attend HD Kumaraswamy’s oath ceremony

The Janata Dal-Secular (JDS) leader HD Kumaraswamy will take the oath on Wednesday, May 23, and form the government in Karnataka with support of Congress. After the resignation of 2-day....

HD Kumaraswamy to take oath as Karnataka CM on May 23

HD Kumaraswamy to take oath as Karnataka CM on May 23

Karnataka political drama came to end on Saturday when Yeddyurappa resigned as Chief Minister after delivering an emotional speech. BJP Karnataka Chief Yeddyurappa resigned from CM post as he did....

Rahul Gandhi says PM Modi fighting corruption a blatant lie

Rahul Gandhi says PM Modi fighting corruption a blatant lie

After Yeddyurappa resigned as Karnataka Chief Minister on Saturday, Rahul Gandhi in a press conference hit out at PM Modi and BJP. Calling the Prime Minister as corrupt, Rahul Gandhi said,....

Mayawati accuses PM Modi, Amit Shah of misusing govt machinery

Mayawati accuses PM Modi, Amit Shah of misusing govt machinery

Bahujan Samaj Party (BSP) supremo Mayawati on Saturday attacked the BJP leadership for "misusing the government machinery" and targeted Prime Minister Narendra Modi accusing him of subverting the nation and....

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Ghulam Nabi Azad thanks Congress MLAs for standing with party after Yeddyurappa quits as Karnataka CM

Minutes after BS Yeddyurappa resigned as Karnataka Chief Minister on Saturday, Senior Congress leader Ghulam Nabi Azad said that the Governor knew that BJP did not have the numbers. I....

Vala or no Vala, Yeddyurappa does the honourable thing

Vala or no Vala, BS Yeddyurappa quits honourably

Just after 2 days of assuming office as the 19th Chief Minister of Karnataka, BS Yeddyurappa on Saturday resigned from the post ahead of the floor test where the party....

HD Kumaraswamy to be sworn-in on Monday

Karnataka floor test highlights: Yeddyurappa quits, HD Kumaraswamy to be sworn-in on May 23

In the latest development of Karnataka assembly floor test, 199 MLAs sworn in on Saturday. Earlier today, the Supreme Court rejected Congress' plea against the appointment of pro tem speaker....

In touch with JDS MLAs so that they support Yeddyurappa: BJP's Preetham Gowda

In touch with JDS MLAs so that they support Yeddyurappa: BJP's Preetham Gowda

A day before the crucial floor test of the Yeddyurappa government in the Karnataka to remain in the power, BJP leader Preetham Gowda said that he is in touch with JDS....

Yeddyurappa reiterates Congress, JDS MLAs are with me

Yeddyurappa reiterates Congress, JDS MLAs are with me

Confident of winning Saturday's trust vote, BS Yeddyurappa on Friday evening said, of course, they are with us, if the MLAs from Congress & JDS don't support us, how can....

Congress says Janaradhana Reddy trying to buy its MLAs, releases audio

Congress says Janaradhana Reddy tried to buy its MLAs, releases audio

Ahead of the crucial trust vote session in the Karnataka Assembly, Congress has alleged that Janaradhana Reddy tried to lure Congress MLA. The party has released an audio clip in....

Here’s how BJP can prove majority in the Karnataka Assembly

Here’s how BJP can prove majority in the Karnataka Assembly

May 19 is going to be the decision day for BJP leader BS Yeddyurappa government as on Saturday, the newly-formed BJP government will have to win a trust vote on....

Governor Vala turns to Yeddyurappa’s favourite Speaker for Pro Tem role

Governor Vala turns to Yeddyurappa’s favourite Speaker for Pro Tem role

It seems the Bharatiya Janata Party is leaving no stone unturned in Karnataka to form the government. The BJP is under fire from the Congress and the Janata Dal Secular....

Congress hails Supreme Court's decision

Congress hails Supreme Court's decision

Soon after the Supreme Court announced its verdict ordering floor test in Karnataka at 4pm tomorrow, Congress leaders held a press conference in Bengaluru. Welcoming the Supreme Court's decision, senior  Congress....

Abhishek Manu Singhvi says Supreme Court has a delivered historic verdict

Abhishek Manu Singhvi says Supreme Court has delivered a historic verdict

Hearing the Congress-JDS petitions, the Supreme Court on Friday ordered floor test in Karnataka tomorrow at 4pm. Soon after the Supreme Court announced its verdict, Congress lawyer, Abhishek Manu Singhvi said....

CM Yeddyurappa confident of majority after Supreme Court orders floor test

CM Yeddyurappa confident of majority after Supreme Court orders floor test

The BJP's BS Yeddyurappa, who was sworn in yesterday as Chief Minister of government in Karnataka, has expressed confidence in proving majority in the floor test set to take place....

Supreme Court orders BS Yeddyurappa-led BJP government to take floor test tomorrow

Supreme Court orders BS Yeddyurappa-led BJP government to take floor test tomorrow

The Supreme Court has directed the BS Yeddyurappa-led government to take floor test tomorrow at 4 pm in Karnataka Assembly. After hearing Congress-JDS plea against governor inviting BJP to form....

Karnataka LIVE updates: Congress releases sting tape against BJP

Karnataka highlights: Congress releases sting tape against BJP

A day after BJP leader BS Yeddyurappa took oath as 23rd Chief Minister of Karnataka, the Supreme Court today will hear the petitions filed by Congress and Janata Dal (Secular)....

Ram Jethmalani terms Karnataka Governor's decision stupid, says it’s an open invitation to corruption

Ram Jethmalani terms Karnataka Governor's decision stupid, says it’s an open invitation to corruption

Just a few hours after the Supreme Court refused to put stay on the oath-taking ceremony of BJP's chief ministerial candidate, BS Yeddyurappa, senior lawyer, Ram Jethmalani knocked the doors....

BSP supremo Mayawati says BJP misusing government machinery since 2014

BSP supremo Mayawati says BJP misusing government machinery since 2014

Hitting out at Modi-led BJP government, former Uttar Pradesh chief minister and BSP supremo Mayawati attacked the saffron party by claiming that since the BJP came into power, it has....

DMK's Stalin says after Tamil Nadu, Modi misused office of Governor in Karnataka

DMK's Stalin says after Tamil Nadu, Modi misused office of Governor in Karnataka

Attacking the BJP government after its chief ministerial candidate BS Yeddyurappa took oath as the new CM of Karnataka, DMK's acting president MK Stalin said that PM Modi had misused....

Worried over MLAs being poached, JD(S)-Congress to shift their lawmakers outside Karnataka till floor test

Worried over MLAs being poached, JDS-Congress to shift their lawmakers outside Karnataka till floor test

In order to protect the Congress MLAs from going to the BJP camp, the party has reportedly decided to shift its lawmakers outside of Karnataka and beyond the reach of....

Mockery of Constitution Vs murder of democracy: Rahul Gandhi and Amit Shah fight it out on Twitter

Mockery of Constitution Vs murder of democracy: Rahul Gandhi and Amit Shah fight it out on Twitter

With fresh twists getting reported from Karnataka each second, the war of words between the BJP and Congress leaders just doesn't seem to be ending anytime soon. Just a few....