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Congress' Sowmya Reddy defeats BJP's BN Prahlad in Jayanagar assembly bypolls in Karnataka

Congress' Sowmya Reddy defeats BJP's BN Prahlad in Jayanagar assembly bypolls in Karnataka

Congress candidate Sowmya Reddy polled 54,457 votes while the BJP's BN Prahlad got 51,568 votes in Jayanagar assembly polls, an Election Commission official said.

Jun 13, 2018, 13:07 PM IST
Personal fitness vs fitness of state: Karnataka CM Kumaraswamy replies to PM Modi's challenge

Personal fitness vs fitness of state: Karnataka CM Kumaraswamy replies to PM Modi's challenge

PM Modi had nominated HD Kumaraswamy to a fitness challenge. The Karnataka CM replied almost immediately.

Jun 13, 2018, 12:25 PM IST
Congress' Sowmya Reddy declared winner in Jayanagar assembly bypolls in Karnataka

Congress' Sowmya Reddy declared winner in Jayanagar assembly bypolls in Karnataka

At the end of the vote count, Sowmya Reddy polled 54,457 votes while the BJP's BN Prahlad secured 51,568 votes, an Election Commission official told reporters.

Jun 13, 2018, 07:16 AM IST
Karnataka teachers, graduate-constituency elections result live updates: Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP), Janata Dal Secular (JDS), Congress

Karnataka teachers, graduate-constituency elections result live updates: Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP), Janata Dal Secular (JDS), Congress

The counting of votes for Karnataka Teachers and Graduate Constituency elections in underway and the results are set to be declared on Tuesday. The polling in six Legislative Council seats were

Jun 12, 2018, 19:43 PM IST
SIT probing Gauri Lankesh murder arrests another suspect

SIT probing Gauri Lankesh murder arrests another suspect

Lankesh was shot dead by unknown by assailants outside her residence in Bengaluru on September 5 last year.

Jun 12, 2018, 18:37 PM IST
IMD issues fresh warning of heavy rains in Karnataka, Chhattisgarh, Odisha, West Bengal

IMD issues fresh warning of heavy rains in Karnataka, Chhattisgarh, Odisha, West Bengal

Heavy rains and gusty winds lashed many parts of Karnataka on Monday, disrupting normal life, as southwest monsoon advanced vigorously.

Jun 11, 2018, 18:47 PM IST
Voting underway in Karnataka's Jayanagar constituency

Voting underway in Karnataka's Jayanagar constituency

BJP has fielded his brother B N Prahalad while the daughter of former state home minister Ramalinga Reddy, Sowmya Reddy is representing the Congress.

Jun 11, 2018, 08:49 AM IST
Accept it, Karnataka has not given you the mandate: Congress leader DK Shivakumar tells Yeddyurappa

Accept it, Karnataka has not given you the mandate: Congress leader DK Shivakumar tells Yeddyurappa

Yeddyurappa had claimed that several disgruntled leaders from the Congress and the Janata Dal-Secular are eager to join the BJP. 

Jun 10, 2018, 15:09 PM IST
All is well? 'Upset' Congress MLA meets Rahul Gandhi, says not seeking any berth in Karnataka Cabinet

All is well? 'Upset' Congress MLA meets Rahul Gandhi, says not seeking any berth in Karnataka Cabinet

The Congress-JDS alliance formed the government in Karnataka after agreeing on a 'give and take' policy but some Congress leaders have been seemingly unhappy over not being given a Cabinet berth.

Jun 10, 2018, 14:39 PM IST
'Class 8 pass' minister gets higher education portfolio in Karnataka; Kumaraswamy asks what's wrong?

'Class 8 pass' minister gets higher education portfolio in Karnataka; Kumaraswamy asks what's wrong?

Kumaraswamy, who holds a BSc degree, was asked about JD(S) minister GT Devegowda reportedly being upset at being given the higher education portfolio, especially as his own formal education has been

Jun 10, 2018, 10:28 AM IST
As Congress, JDS spar over portfolio, BS Yeddyurappa says many ruling side MLAs want to join BJP

As Congress, JDS spar over portfolio, BS Yeddyurappa says many ruling side MLAs want to join BJP

BJP strongman BSY has claimed that many MLAs from the ruling JDS and Congress want to join BJP.

Jun 09, 2018, 21:15 PM IST
Karnataka: Congress-JDS govt walking on thin ice? Mallikarjun Kharge says injustice done over portfolio allotment

Karnataka: Congress-JDS govt walking on thin ice? Mallikarjun Kharge says injustice done over portfolio allotment

Kumaraswamy expanded his Cabinet by inducting 25 ministers, with 14 members from the Congress and nine from JDS and one each from Bahujan Samaj Party (BSP) and the nascent Karnataka Pragnavanta

Jun 09, 2018, 14:52 PM IST
Class 10 student scores 624/625, sends paper for revaluation and gets full score

Class 10 student scores 624/625, sends paper for revaluation and gets full score

In the results declared earlier, he had scored 100 per cent marks in all the subjects except science in which he had lost one mark. 

Jun 09, 2018, 06:59 AM IST
Karnataka CM Kumaraswamy admits to infighting within Congress over portfolio allocation

Karnataka CM Kumaraswamy admits to infighting within Congress over portfolio allocation

The Congress has dropped several key members of the previous Siddaramaiah ministry while expanding the current Cabinet.

Jun 08, 2018, 15:55 PM IST
Karnataka cabinet expansion: 25 ministers join HD Kumaraswamy government; 14 from Congress, 9 from JDS

Karnataka cabinet expansion: 25 ministers join HD Kumaraswamy government; 14 from Congress, 9 from JDS

Of the 25 ministers who took oath on Wednesday, fourteen are from the Congress, nine from its ruling coalition partner Janata Dal Secular (JDS) and one each from the Bahujan Samaj Party (BSP) and the

Jun 06, 2018, 16:20 PM IST
Fissures in Karnataka Congress? Party MLA Satish Jarkiholi's supporters protest seeking Cabinet seat for him

Fissures in Karnataka Congress? Party MLA Satish Jarkiholi's supporters protest seeking Cabinet seat for him

Ahead of the Cabinet expansion in Karnataka on Wednesday, there seem to be fissures within the Congress over the allocation of berths. Supporters of Congress MLA Satish Jarkiholi on Wednesday staged

Jun 06, 2018, 12:39 PM IST
Karnataka cabinet expansion today; 12 Congress, 9 JDS MLAs to take oath as ministers

Karnataka cabinet expansion today; 12 Congress, 9 JDS MLAs to take oath as ministers

12 Congress and 9 JDS MLAs will take oath as ministers in Karnataka on Wednesday.

Jun 06, 2018, 06:53 AM IST
Despite Karnataka HC order, Kumaraswamy feels time not right for release of Rajinikanth's Kaala

Despite Karnataka HC order, Kumaraswamy feels time not right for release of Rajinikanth's Kaala

According to my observations as an individual, in this kind of atmosphere it isn't good on the part of producer/distributor to release the movie, said Karnataka Chief Minister HD Kumaraswamy.

Jun 05, 2018, 23:52 PM IST
Ola driver held for allegedly taking Bengaluru woman hostage, making her strip for pics

Ola driver held for allegedly taking Bengaluru woman hostage, making her strip for pics

When the woman objected to the acts of the Ola driver, he threatened her of calling his friends and getting her raped.

Jun 05, 2018, 18:27 PM IST
Karnataka Cabinet expansion at 2 pm on Wednesday; CM denies rift within JDS over seats

Karnataka Cabinet expansion at 2 pm on Wednesday; CM denies rift within JDS over seats

As per the coalition agreement on June 1, Congress was allocated 22 ministerial berths and JDS was given 12.

Jun 05, 2018, 13:57 PM IST

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