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Karnataka government formation: Congress will have 22 ministers in Kumaraswamy's Cabinet, JDS 12

Karnataka government formation: Congress will have 22 ministers in Kumaraswamy's Cabinet, JDS 12

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

May 22, 2018, 21:41 PM IST
Congress' G Parameshwara to take oath as Karnataka deputy CM on Wednesday

Congress' G Parameshwara to take oath as Karnataka deputy CM on Wednesday

Congress leader G Parameshwara will on Wednesday take oath as the Karnataka Deputy Chief Minister.

May 22, 2018, 19:32 PM IST
Karnataka government formation: Not opposed to Shivakumar being made minister, says Deve Gowda

Karnataka government formation: Not opposed to Shivakumar being made minister, says Deve Gowda

Congress' DK Shivakumar, a Vokkaliga leader, is considered an arch rival of the Gowda family.

May 22, 2018, 18:55 PM IST
Kumaraswamy to take oath as Karnataka CM: Why anti-BJP leaders are expected as audience

Kumaraswamy to take oath as Karnataka CM: Why anti-BJP leaders are expected as audience

Defeating BJP has become quite a rare occurrence in the realm of elections in India. Little wonder then that regional party leaders opposed to the Centre are likely to register presence at HD

May 22, 2018, 12:41 PM IST
Yeddyurappa writes to Election Commission, alleges irregularities in Karnataka Assembly elections

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

Yeddyurappa said that several irregularities were brought to the notice of officials concerned before the Karnataka Assembly elections, but no cognisance was taken of the same.

May 22, 2018, 09:52 AM IST
Ahead of oath ceremony, crucial JDS-Congress meeting on government formation

Ahead of oath ceremony, crucial JDS-Congress meeting on government formation

While HD Kumaraswamy will take oath as Karnataka CM on Wednesday, reports suggest Congress could push for two deputy CMs.

May 22, 2018, 06:40 AM IST
Sonia, Rahul Gandhi to attend Kumaraswamy's oath-taking ceremony in Bengaluru

Sonia, Rahul Gandhi to attend Kumaraswamy's oath-taking ceremony in Bengaluru

The Chief Minister-elect Kumaraswamy, who will take oath alone on May 23 as per Zee Media sources, said that both the Congress leaders have agreed to be present in the swearing-in ceremony.

May 21, 2018, 21:22 PM IST
JDS leader Kumaraswamy to take oath alone on May 23: Sources

JDS leader Kumaraswamy to take oath alone on May 23: Sources

The BJP emerged as the single-largest party (104 seats) in Karnataka when results were declared on May 15, but fell short of a majority.

May 21, 2018, 19:08 PM IST
Karnataka Congress MLA Shivaram Hebbar claims bribe audio tape against BJP fake

Karnataka Congress MLA Shivaram Hebbar claims bribe audio tape against BJP fake

In a strongly-worded Facebook post, Shivaram Hebbar, Congress MLA from Yellapur, said that the voice of the woman heard in the audio tape is not of his wife. His wife had received no calls, he

May 21, 2018, 17:21 PM IST
Mandate in Karnataka was against Congress, why are they celebrating, asks BJP chief Amit Shah

Mandate in Karnataka was against Congress, why are they celebrating, asks BJP chief Amit Shah

The three-day-old BJP government in Karnataka had collapsed on Saturday, minutes before the scheduled trust vote, with CM Yeddyurappa resigning with defeat staring him in the face.

May 21, 2018, 17:11 PM IST
Rahul Gandhi asks Karnataka Congress leaders to wait, to meet Kumaraswamy first

Rahul Gandhi asks Karnataka Congress leaders to wait, to meet Kumaraswamy first

JDS leader and Chief Minister-designate HD Kumaraswamy is slated to meet Rahul and Sonia Gandhi in New Delhi on Monday.

May 21, 2018, 14:16 PM IST
Resentment in Congress over alliance with JDS in Karnataka? Kumaraswamy calls it bogus, fake news

Resentment in Congress over alliance with JDS in Karnataka? Kumaraswamy calls it bogus, fake news

On the issue of the alliance completing full term in power Karnataka, senior Congress leader DK Shivakumar says “time will answer” the question.

May 21, 2018, 12:38 PM IST
Andhra Pradesh CM Chandrababu Naidu likely to attend Kumaraswamy's oath ceremony as Karnataka CM

Andhra Pradesh CM Chandrababu Naidu likely to attend Kumaraswamy's oath ceremony as Karnataka CM

The three-day-old BJP government in Karnataka had collapsed on Saturday, minutes before the scheduled trust vote, with CM Yeddyurappa resigning with defeat staring him in the face.

May 21, 2018, 00:47 AM IST
Karnataka government formation: Ahead of swearing-in, Kumaraswamy to meet Sonia Gandhi, Rahul on Monday

Karnataka government formation: Ahead of swearing-in, Kumaraswamy to meet Sonia Gandhi, Rahul on Monday

The three-day-old BJP government in Karnataka had collapsed on Saturday, minutes before the scheduled trust vote, with CM Yeddyurappa resigning with defeat staring him in the face. 

May 20, 2018, 23:11 PM IST
Kumaraswamy hits back at Rajinikanth for comments on Cauvery issue

Kumaraswamy hits back at Rajinikanth for comments on Cauvery issue

Kumaraswamy is all set to take over as the Karnataka Chief Minister on May 23.

May 20, 2018, 22:41 PM IST
No power-sharing formula with Congress of heading government for 30 months each in Karnataka, says Kumaraswamy

No power-sharing formula with Congress of heading government for 30 months each in Karnataka, says Kumaraswamy

The three-day-old BJP government in Karnataka had collapsed on Saturday, minutes before the scheduled trust vote, with CM BS Yeddyurappa resigning with defeat staring him in the face. 

May 20, 2018, 21:43 PM IST
Karnataka government formation: There ought to be 'give and take' equation between Congress-JDS, says Mallikarjun Kharge

Karnataka government formation: There ought to be 'give and take' equation between Congress-JDS, says Mallikarjun Kharge

The three-day-old BJP government in Karnataka collapsed on Saturday, minutes before the scheduled trust vote, with CM BS Yeddyurappa resigning.

May 20, 2018, 17:15 PM IST
Mockery of democracy: Rajinikanth targets BJP, Governor over Karnataka drama

Mockery of democracy: Rajinikanth targets BJP, Governor over Karnataka drama

BJP asking for some more time and Governor giving 15-day time was a mockery of democracy, said Rajinikanth.

May 20, 2018, 14:21 PM IST
Prime Minister Narendra Modi should probe BJP MLAs who tried to bribe Karnataka Congress and JDS lawmakers, says Congress

Prime Minister Narendra Modi should probe BJP MLAs who tried to bribe Karnataka Congress and JDS lawmakers, says Congress

Prime Minister Narendra Modi should prove to nation his commitment to fight against corruption, said the Congress.

May 20, 2018, 13:31 PM IST
There ought to be a 'give and take' equation: Congress on alliance with JDS in Karnataka

There ought to be a 'give and take' equation: Congress on alliance with JDS in Karnataka

Congress leader Mallikarjun Kharge said there needs to be a give and take equation between the alliance partners.

May 20, 2018, 13:17 PM IST

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