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JDS offered support, but Congress insisted on Kumaraswamy as Karnataka CM: Deve Gowda

JDS offered support, but Congress insisted on Kumaraswamy as Karnataka CM: Deve Gowda

Kumaraswamy was on May 23, 2018, sworn-in as Karnataka CM at a grand ceremony in Bengaluru attended by a galaxy of top leaders and regional satraps.

May 28, 2018, 19:23 PM IST
BJP calls for state-wide bandh in Karnataka, Kumaraswamy says ‘don’t need politics of agitation’

BJP calls for state-wide bandh in Karnataka, Kumaraswamy says ‘don’t need politics of agitation’

The Bharatiya Janata Party had urged common people, traders and farmers to join the bandh call.

May 28, 2018, 10:33 AM IST
Karnataka Congress MLA Siddu B Nyamagouda dies in road accident

Karnataka Congress MLA Siddu B Nyamagouda dies in road accident

Karnataka Congress MLA Siddu B Nyamagouda died in a road accident on Sunday. The Congress lawmaker’s car met with an accident near Tulasigeri in Karnataka.

May 28, 2018, 08:04 AM IST
At mercy of Congress and not 6.5 crore people of Karnataka: CM Kumaraswamy

At mercy of Congress and not 6.5 crore people of Karnataka: CM Kumaraswamy

Ahead of his Delhi visit to meet PM Modi and other union ministers, he reiterated that farm loan waiver was his priority as he had promised and he would resign if he failed to fulfill it.

May 27, 2018, 23:06 PM IST
BJP calls for state-wide Karnataka bandh, except Bengaluru, on Monday

BJP calls for state-wide Karnataka bandh, except Bengaluru, on Monday

On Friday, the saffron party had threatened to hold a state-wide bandh on May 28, if Karnataka Chief Minister HD Kumaraswamy fails to waive off farmers loans by then.

May 27, 2018, 22:59 PM IST
Karnataka portfolio allocation may get delayed as Sonia Gandhi, Rahul travel abroad: Sources

Karnataka portfolio allocation may get delayed as Sonia Gandhi, Rahul travel abroad: Sources

The Congress and the JD(S) in Karnataka are at loggerheads over the allocation of key portfolios.

May 27, 2018, 20:47 PM IST
Real action will begin now: HD Kumaraswamy after winning trust vote in Karnataka Assembly

Real action will begin now: HD Kumaraswamy after winning trust vote in Karnataka Assembly

117 MLAs voted in favour of the Congress-JDS alliance government led by HD Kumaraswamy.

May 25, 2018, 16:38 PM IST
Polling in Jayanagar Assembly Constituency on June 11

Polling in Jayanagar Assembly Constituency on June 11

The constituency has over 2.03 lakh voters, and 19 candidates. 

May 25, 2018, 15:07 PM IST
Congress MLA KR Ramesh elected Karnataka Speaker unopposed after BJP withdraws nomination

Congress MLA KR Ramesh elected Karnataka Speaker unopposed after BJP withdraws nomination

Ramesh Kumar is a six-time MLA and has been the Speaker of Karnataka Assembly twice during the HD Deve Gowda and JH Patel governments (1994-99). 

May 25, 2018, 12:52 PM IST
HD Kumaraswamy-led Congress-JDS government wins trust vote in Karnataka Assembly

HD Kumaraswamy-led Congress-JDS government wins trust vote in Karnataka Assembly

The HD Kumaraswamy-led Congress-JDS alliance government won the crucial trust vote on Friday.

May 25, 2018, 12:18 PM IST
Before trust vote, G Parameshwara says yet to finalise if HD Kumaraswamy will be Karnataka CM for full 5-year term

Before trust vote, G Parameshwara says yet to finalise if HD Kumaraswamy will be Karnataka CM for full 5-year term

While Parameshwara has said that the modalities are yet to be finalised, Kumaraswamy had said even before the swearing-in ceremony that his party was not looking to work out any power-sharing formula

May 25, 2018, 07:35 AM IST
Karnataka CM Kumaraswamy to face floor test on Friday; BJP fields nominee for Speaker's post

Karnataka CM Kumaraswamy to face floor test on Friday; BJP fields nominee for Speaker's post

The Congress has 78 MLAs, Kumaraswamy's JD(S) has 36, and BSP 1. The alliance has also claimed support of the lone KPJP MLA and an independent. Kumaraswamy had won from two constituencies.

May 24, 2018, 23:29 PM IST
Karnataka DGP Neelamani Raju, who made Mamata Banerjee 'walk a few metres', transferred

Karnataka DGP Neelamani Raju, who made Mamata Banerjee 'walk a few metres', transferred

Kumaraswamy was on Wednesday sworn-in as Karnataka CM at a grand ceremony attended by a galaxy of top leaders and regional satraps. 

May 24, 2018, 18:59 PM IST
PM Narendra Modi calls up HD Kumaraswamy, assures all help

PM Narendra Modi calls up HD Kumaraswamy, assures all help

PM Modi congratulated Karnataka CM Kumaraswamy and his deputy G Parameshwara of the Congress soon after they took charge.

May 24, 2018, 00:44 AM IST
Congress and JD(S) have stopped PM Narendra Modi's Ashvamedha horse in Karnataka: Kumaraswamy

Congress and JD(S) have stopped PM Narendra Modi's Ashvamedha horse in Karnataka: Kumaraswamy

The BJP emerged as the single largest party with 104 seats in Karnataka Assembly elections, Congress was next with 78 and the JD(S) followed with 37. BSP has one MLA and two seats went to

May 23, 2018, 22:08 PM IST
HD Kumaraswamy - the kingmaker who became the king

HD Kumaraswamy - the kingmaker who became the king

Janata Dal-Secular leader HD Kumaraswamy today took oath as Karnataka's 24th Chief Minister.

May 23, 2018, 20:20 PM IST
Kumaraswamy takes oath as Karnataka CM, Parameshwara deputy CM

Kumaraswamy takes oath as Karnataka CM, Parameshwara deputy CM

The BJP emerged as the single largest party with 104 seats in Karnataka Assembly elections, Congress followed with 78 and the JD(S) managed 37. BSP has one MLA and two seats went to Independents. 

May 23, 2018, 16:43 PM IST
BJP to boycott oath ceremony in Karnataka, stages street protests

BJP to boycott oath ceremony in Karnataka, stages street protests

Even as a long list of leaders from regional parties get ready to descend for HD Kumaraswamy's oath-taking ceremony as Karnataka CM, BJP on Wednesday termed it as an 'anti-mandate day' and carried

May 23, 2018, 11:28 AM IST
Kumaraswamy to take oath as Karnataka CM, BJP calls it 'Anti-People's Mandate Day'

Kumaraswamy to take oath as Karnataka CM, BJP calls it 'Anti-People's Mandate Day'

BJP has maintained that Congress-JDS do not have people's support as the two parties finished a distant second and third in the Karnataka elections.

May 23, 2018, 06:41 AM IST
Kumaraswamy to take oath as Karnataka CM on Wednesday, here's the likely Cabinet composition

Kumaraswamy to take oath as Karnataka CM on Wednesday, here's the likely Cabinet composition

The BJP is the single largest party with 104 MLAs in Karnataka. The Congress finished second in the Assembly elections with 78 seats and the JD(S)+ bagged 38 seats.  

May 23, 2018, 00:03 AM IST

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