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It is so fragile! Karnataka politics shifts mode from 'Game of Thrones' to 'House of Cards'

Just a few days earlier, Rahul Gandhi had said the S in Janata Dal-S stood for "Sangh Parivar". Therefore, make no mistake: What we have here is a marriage of convenience.

May 24, 2018, 17:13 PM IST
Yeddyurappa may resign before Karnataka trust vote if he feels he does not have the majority: Sources

Yeddyurappa may resign before Karnataka trust vote if he feels he does not have the majority: Sources

Though the Governor directed Yeddyurappa to seek a vote of confidence on the floor of the House within 15 days from the date of assumption of office as the CM, SC ordered the floor test on Saturday, rejecting his plea for a week`s time to prove his majority.

May 19, 2018, 14:14 PM IST

Highlights from Karnataka's politically-charged Saturday: BJP out, Congress-JDS in

The highly-anticipated floor-test in Karnataka assembly never happened with BJP's Yeddyurappa tendering his resignation - paving the way for HD Kumaraswamy to bring in a JDS-Congress combine.

May 19, 2018, 13:38 PM IST
Karnataka government formation drama live streaming on Zee News

Karnataka government formation drama live streaming on Zee News

Even before the counting was completed on Tuesday, the Congress offered support to the JDS agreeing to have HD Kumaraswamy as the Chief Minister. However, the BJP also met the Governor staking claim to form the government. 

May 16, 2018, 09:50 AM IST
Karnataka results: Victory not in the bag yet, Congress and JDS go into a huddle in Bengaluru

Karnataka results: Victory not in the bag yet, Congress and JDS go into a huddle in Bengaluru

Reports of a group of angry Congress MLA-elects could figure high in discussions.

May 15, 2018, 22:48 PM IST
Who is HD Kumaraswamy, the man who could be new Karnataka Chief Minister: 10 things to know

Who is HD Kumaraswamy, the man who could be new Karnataka Chief Minister: 10 things to know

This would be an unlikely second term as CM for Kumaraswamy.

May 15, 2018, 21:06 PM IST
Karnataka Assembly election 2018: HD Kumaraswamy - The kingmaker who is likely to become a King

Karnataka Assembly election 2018: HD Kumaraswamy - The kingmaker who is likely to become a King

Kumaraswamy contested the 2018 elections from the Ramanagaram and Channapatna constituencies respectively. 

May 15, 2018, 16:31 PM IST
Karnataka Assembly elections 2018: Congress extends support to JDS, says Deve Gowda, HD Kumaraswamy have accepted offer

Karnataka Assembly elections 2018: Congress extends support to JDS, says Deve Gowda, HD Kumaraswamy have accepted offer

While BJP has emerged as the single largest party, the Congress and the JDS seem to be in no mood to give up.

May 15, 2018, 15:02 PM IST
Congress-JDS alliance can deny BJP a chance to form government in Karnataka

Congress-JDS alliance can deny BJP a chance to form government in Karnataka

The halfway mark in the 225-member Karnataka Assembly is 113 but elections were held for just 222 seats and so any party or alliance will need 112 seats to form a government in the state.

May 15, 2018, 14:16 PM IST
Karnataka Assembly election results 2018: How Karnataka results will impact BJP, Congress and JDS

Karnataka Assembly election results 2018: How Karnataka results will impact BJP, Congress and JDS

With counting of votes for Assembly elections underway in Karnataka, the fate of the Congress, the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) and the Janata Dal Secular (JDS) hangs in the balance. As per the initial trends, the BJP and the Congress are in a neck and neck fight while the JDS seems to be making its position firm to get enough seats to play a key role in the formation of the government in the state. 

May 15, 2018, 09:13 AM IST
Karnataka Assembly election Results 2018: Full list of JDS winners

Karnataka Assembly election Results 2018: Full list of JDS winners

Elections for 222 seats in Karnataka was held on May 12. A record 72.36 percent of the 5.07 crore electorate cast their votes.

May 15, 2018, 08:29 AM IST
Karnataka Assembly elections 2018: HD Deve Gowda's JD(S) to play role of the kingmaker?

Karnataka Assembly elections 2018: HD Deve Gowda's JD(S) to play role of the kingmaker?

Several exit polls have predicted a hung Assembly in Karnataka.

May 14, 2018, 19:31 PM IST
Karnataka Assembly elections 2018: Voting on Saturday; Congress, BJP main contenders, JDS may be the kingmaker

Karnataka Assembly elections 2018: Voting on Saturday; Congress, BJP main contenders, JDS may be the kingmaker

There are more than 4.96 crore voters who are eligible to exercise their franchise to choose their representatives from a field of little over 2,600 candidates.

May 11, 2018, 15:59 PM IST
Poor development mars former PM HD Deve Gowda's home turf Hassan

Poor development mars former PM HD Deve Gowda's home turf Hassan

As the electioneering has entered the final phase for the May 12 Karnataka Assembly elections, voters are debating about their choice. During 2013, JD(S) had won five out of seven seats in Hassan district, the rest two by Congress.

May 08, 2018, 10:36 AM IST
Deve Gowda threatened to commit suicide if I win but I only have respect for him: PM Modi

Deve Gowda threatened to commit suicide if I win but I only have respect for him: PM Modi

The PM also claimed that the Congress and the JD(S) have entered into a "secret" pact for the Karnataka Assembly polls.

May 05, 2018, 14:06 PM IST
Days after praising HD Deve Gowda, PM Modi now asks Karnataka not to vote for JDS

Days after praising HD Deve Gowda, PM Modi now asks Karnataka not to vote for JDS

The attack on the JDS comes just two days after Modi had castigated Congress president Rahul Gandhi for "insulting" the former prime minister by calling JDS the "B team" of the BJP.

May 04, 2018, 07:37 AM IST
Karnataka Assembly Election 2018: State suffered badly under BJP rule, says Deve Gowda

Karnataka Assembly Election 2018: State suffered badly under BJP rule, says Deve Gowda

Karnataka has suffered badly under the BJP rule, said HD Deve Gowda, the Janata Dal (Secular) supremo and former Prime Minister of India on Tuesday.

Apr 24, 2018, 09:08 AM IST
Karnataka Assembly elections 2018: Kannada actor Pooja Gandhi returns to JDS ahead of polls

Karnataka Assembly elections 2018: Kannada actor Pooja Gandhi returns to JDS ahead of polls

She had joined the party in 2012, and quit in 2012.

Apr 21, 2018, 13:47 PM IST
Third front in mind, Chandrasekhar Rao meets HD Deve Gowda in Bengaluru

Third front in mind, Chandrasekhar Rao meets HD Deve Gowda in Bengaluru

KCR has met and spoken with a range of leaders from across the country.

Apr 13, 2018, 12:17 PM IST
JDS says ready for pre-poll alliance with Congress in Karnataka assembly elections 2018

JDS says ready for pre-poll alliance with Congress in Karnataka assembly elections 2018

The voting for the Karnataka elections will be held on 12 May, 2018 and counting will be held on 15 May, 2018.

Mar 27, 2018, 12:13 PM IST