Don't use media to give suggestions to party: Congress to leaders

 With recent statements from the likes of P Chidambaram, Digvijay Singh and HR Bhardwaj leaving it red-faced, Congress today issued a gag order asking its leaders to "desist" from using the media to give suggestions to the party.

Have nothing to say: Manmohan Singh on Justice Markandey Katju`s charge

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.

Rosaiah will be Karnataka Governor too

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.

HR Bhardwaj rejects reports about quitting office

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.

BJP urges Governor to "wake up" Siddaramaiah govt on governance

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.

Karnataka governor`s address devoid of anything new: Opposition JDS, BJP

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.

Man dies during Siddaramaiah`s swearing-in

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 govt`s financial status very sound: Governor

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.

BJP to seek disqualification of MLAs for anti-party activities

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.

BJP Govt in majority, says Karnataka Governor

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.

BJP sees no threat to Karnataka govt, calls Guv a `Congress agent`

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.

K’taka crisis: Guv asks Shettar to prove majority by Feb 4

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 summons CM, may ask him to prove majority

Karnataka Governor HR Bhardwaj was on Friday reported as saying that he could ask the Jagadish Shettar government to prove majority.

Bhardwaj comes out in Vadra`s defence

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."

Give me people, I myself will clear garbage: Guv

Taking a potshot at the city corporation for its `failure` in clearing garbage, Karnataka Governor offered to clear the waste himself.

Shettar-led govt serious about appointing Lokayukta: Guv

Karnataka Governor HR Bhardwaj said the Jagadish Shettar-led government is serious about the appointment of Lokayukta.

‘BJP ministry has ministers with tainted record’

Karnataka Governor HR Bhardwaj on Friday fired a first salvo against the one-day old Jagadish Shettar-led BJP government.

Dam-break analysis on Mullaperiyar completed

Going ahead with its
crisis management programme for the Mullaperiyar dam, the
Kerala govt said it has completed the `dam-break

Governor rejects K`taka govt nominee as Lokayukta

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).

Gulbarga, Shimoga airports to be functional soon

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.