While the allegations of corruption in judiciary made by ex-Supreme Court Justice Markandey Katju continues to raise the political temperature of the country, former prime Minister Dr Manmohan Singh on Tuesday broke his silence on the issue and said that he had nothing more to add since his colleague HR Bhardwaj had already spoken on the same.
Tamil Nadu Governor K Rosaiah will hold the additional charge of governor of Karnataka from Sunday, as the five-year term of incumbent HR Bhardwaj ends Saturday.
Karnataka Governor HR Bhardwaj on Tuesday rejected reports that he has reached out to the Congress High Command expressing his desire to vacate the Raj Bhavan in the wake of NDA all set to form the government at the Centre.
Accusing the Siddaramaiah government of "gross negligence", BJP on Wednesday sought Governor HR Bhardwaj`s intervention to advise it to galvanise the "defunct" State administration, particularly in the light of drought situation.
Opposition JDS and BJP slammed Karnataka Governor H R Bhardwaj`s address to the joint session of the state legislature, saying it was devoid of any new programme and policy and lacked direction.
A 50 year-old Congress supporter died after attending the swearing-in ceremony of Chief Minister Siddaramaiah at the jam packed Kanteerava stadium here on Monday, police said.
Karnataka government`s financial status is sound, with tax revenue among the highest in the country, doubling in the last five years, Governor HR Bhardwaj said on Monday.
Launching a counter attack on the 13 party MLAs who have announced their decision to quit their assembly membership, the ruling BJP on Monday decided to seek their disqualification for `anti-party` activities.
In a relief to ruling BJP that faced threats of instability, Karnataka Governor HR Bhardwaj on Saturday said the Jagadish Shettar Ministry still enjoyed majority after 13 party MLAs anounced their resignation.
Putting up a brave face despite a move by 13 rebel MLAs to quit, BJP on Friday discounted any threat to its government in Karnataka.
Karnataka Governor HR Bhardwaj was on Friday asked the Jagadish Shettar led BJP government in the state to prove majority on the floor of the House by February 04.
Karnataka Governor HR Bhardwaj was on Friday reported as saying that he could ask the Jagadish Shettar government to prove majority.
Karnataka Governor HR Bhardwaj on Monday said many such charges had been made against the Gandhi family in the past but they "fell like nine pins."
Taking a potshot at the city corporation for its `failure` in clearing garbage, Karnataka Governor offered to clear the waste himself.
Karnataka Governor HR Bhardwaj said the Jagadish Shettar-led government is serious about the appointment of Lokayukta.
Karnataka Governor HR Bhardwaj on Friday fired a first salvo against the one-day old Jagadish Shettar-led BJP government.
Going ahead with its
crisis management programme for the Mullaperiyar dam, the
Kerala govt said it has completed the `dam-break
Karnataka Governor HR Bhardwaj on Monday rejected the Bharatiya Janata Party government`s nominee SR Bannurmath, a former Kerala High Court chief justice, as the state`s new Lokayukta (ombudsman).
Minor airports at Gulbarga and
Shimoga would be operational by July, and the 11 km northern corridor of Bangalore Metro by year-end, Karnataka Governor HR Bhardwaj said Monday.
Former Andhra Pradesh chief minister and TDP chief N Chandrababu Naidu called on Karnataka Governor H R Bhardwaj at the Raj Bhavan on Tuesday.