Rajya Sabha elections: Sting operations show crores of rupees being offered to independent lawmakers in Karnataka

Sting operations on Thursday purportedly showed crores of rupees being "offered" to independent lawmakers in Karnataka to vote for Congress or JD-S nominees in the June 11 Rajya Sabha elections for four seats or legislators from small parties talking about money for their support.

Jun 03, 2016, 00:30 AM IST
DK Ravi death case: Karnataka govt refuses to budge on CBI probe

DK Ravi death case: Karnataka govt refuses to budge on CBI probe

 Resisting growing clamour for a CBI probe, Karnataka Government on Thursday decided to stick to its decision not to refer to the central agency the case of mysterious death of an upright IAS officer, as the issue paralysed Assembly for the third day and echoed in Parliament.

Mar 19, 2015, 23:29 PM IST
Protests over DK Ravi's death: As it happened

Protests over DK Ravi's death: As it happened

The controversy surrounding the mysterious death of senior IAS officer DK Ravi refuses to die down as the Opposition continues to blame the Karnataka government of a foul play amid growing demands for a CBI probe into the case and his family members categorically rejecting the 'suicide theory'.

Mar 19, 2015, 10:05 AM IST

JD-S okay with Bardhan`s plan to include TMC in Third Front

Janata Dal-Secular (JD-S) leader Danish Ali on Tuesday said there was nothing wrong with the Trinamool Congress (TMC) being a part of a proposed Third Front that would include Left Front parties to prevent the BJP-led NDA from forming a government under the leadership of Narendra Modi.

May 06, 2014, 12:09 PM IST

JD-S to maintain equidistance from BJP, Congress in 2014 LS polls

Former Prime Minister and JD-S supremo HD Deve Gowda on Friday said the party would maintain equidistance from BJP and Congress in the 2014 Lok Sabha elections and supported the initiative taken by Left parties to form a future political combination.

Oct 25, 2013, 22:02 PM IST

Sexual harassment case: Family rallying behind Jose Thettayil

Former LDF minister embroiled in sex harassment case, Jose Thettayil`s wife (JD-S) supported him saying charge against him is part of "political conspiracy" and that he has backing of his family.

Jul 01, 2013, 18:49 PM IST

‘JDS may back Cong if it moves no confidence’

Janata Dal (Secular) Friday said it would consider supporting Congress if the party moves a no confidence motion against BJP government in the Karnataka Assembly.

Jan 25, 2013, 20:56 PM IST

JD-S demands Yeddyurappa govt resignation

JD-S on Monday asked Karnataka
Lokayukta Santosh Hegde to file cases against some ruling BJP
leaders, including Higher Education Minister V S Acharya, for
allegedly trying to influence him `to save` Chief Minister B S

Jul 18, 2011, 15:40 PM IST

Yeddyurappa blames Congress, JD-S for illegal mining

A day after a Supreme Court panel slammed Karnataka for "colossal illegal mining", Chief Minister BS Yeddyurappa Saturday blamed his Congress and Janata Dal-Secular (JD-S) predecessors for the mess.

Apr 17, 2011, 00:36 AM IST

JD-S levels another allegation against Karnataka CM

JD-S accused BSY of receiving Rs 13 cr `kickback` for awarding an irrigation project contract.

Mar 19, 2011, 18:03 PM IST

BJP protest forces Parliament adjournment

The Lok Sabha was adjourned Wednesday following a ruckus when BJP MPs did not allow Janata Dal-Secular (JD-S) chief HD Deve Gowda to raise the issue of a private trust owned by Karnataka Chief Minister BS Yeddyurappa`s kin.

Mar 16, 2011, 13:18 PM IST

JD-S, Left to protest price hike on Feb 8

Opposition JD-S along with Left
parties would stage dharna on February eight to protest price
rise and "flawed" policies of the Centre.

Feb 03, 2011, 20:41 PM IST

JD-S to file contempt petition against BJP for holding bandh

Assailing the BJP for sponsoring
Saturday’s Karnataka bandh, JD-S said it would file a contempt
petition saying the protest violated the Supreme Court`s order
banning shut-downs.

Jan 22, 2011, 16:19 PM IST

Non-UPA, non-NDA parties should form third alternative: Gowda

JD-S urged all non-UPA, non-NDA parties to come together and make their presence felt at national-level politics as a "third alternative".

Jan 20, 2011, 20:49 PM IST

JD-S MLAs meet Guv, demand K`taka govt`s dismissal

Opposition JDS leaders from
both houses of Karnataka Legislature Monday met Governor HR Bhardwaj and insisted that he should invoke his constitutional powers to dismiss "the corrupt BJP government".

Jan 17, 2011, 16:46 PM IST

JD-S’ latest: Suitcases full of proof on BSY

Yeddyurappa is under scanner for gifting govt land to his friends and family in sweetheart deals.

Jan 12, 2011, 15:52 PM IST

JD(S) to stall Karnataka legislature till Yeddyurappa quits

JD(S) announced it would not allow the Karnataka legislature to function till CM Yeddyurappa quits.

Jan 01, 2011, 18:09 PM IST

Now, Yeddyurappa blamed for land scam

The JD-S said CM Yeddyurappa has misused his authority as chairman of the BDA.

Nov 18, 2010, 00:32 AM IST

BJP rebels fighting against corrupt administration: JD-S

The JD-S on Friday said it welcomes the Karnataka High Court order on disqualification of 11 rebel BJP MLAs and vowed to stand by them in their fight against the "corrupt BJP government".

Oct 29, 2010, 16:49 PM IST

Karnataka: Horsetrading caught on camera?

HD Kumaraswamy has charged BJP of indulging in horsetrading to wean away his JD(S) MLAs.

Oct 22, 2010, 13:13 PM IST