KS Eshwarappa

Factional feud in Karnataka unit: BJP eases out four office-bearers

Factional feud in Karnataka unit: BJP eases out four office-bearers

BJP central leadership has relieved two office bearers each from Karnataka state President BS Yeddyurappa and senior leader KS Eshwarappa camps, of their charges.

Apr 30, 2017, 17:08 PM IST

Discontent against Yeddyurappa refuses to subside within Karnataka BJP

Discontent within the Karnataka BJP against President B S Yeddyurappa over the appointment of office-bearers refused to die down, with a section of party leaders sticking to their stand of opposing his "unilateral" style of functioning.

Jul 01, 2016, 22:08 PM IST
Eshwarappa says what can Oppn do if 'you' are raped, another BJP leader terms rape 'small subject'

Eshwarappa says what can Oppn do if 'you' are raped, another BJP leader terms rape 'small subject'

At a time when there's an outrage over the gang-rape of two minor girls in Delhi last night, politicians seem to show no mercy in issuing insensitive statements against women.

Oct 17, 2015, 20:46 PM IST

Siddaramaiah govt playing into hands of lobbyists, says BJP

Flaying the Siddaramaiah government for its alleged "failure" on various fronts, opposition BJP leader in the Legislative Council KS Eshwarappa on Friday accused it of playing into the hands of lobbyists.

May 29, 2015, 18:13 PM IST

Karnataka minister rejects call for resignation over alleged land grabbing

Karnataka Food and Civil Supplies Minister Dinesh Gundu Rao on Saturday said he would not resign from the post as demanded by BJP for his alleged encroachment of government land as the case has been closed.

Nov 15, 2014, 16:55 PM IST

Karnataka rape row: MLC targets LoP's wife

Marking yet another low in the political blame game over repeated incidents of rape in the state, a member of Karnataka legislative council on Saturday hit back at BJP leader KS Eshwarappa for his "loose comments" by asking him what if he rapes Eshwarappa's wife.

Nov 08, 2014, 22:05 PM IST

BJP top brass given green signal for Yeddyurappa`s return

BJP central top brass has given the green signal for admitting former Karnataka Chief Minister BS Yeddyurappa back into the organisation, senior state party leader KS Eshwarappa said.

Dec 22, 2013, 17:13 PM IST

K;taka Dy CM gets anticipatory bail in hate speech

Karnataka Deputy Chief Minister KS Eshwarappa was Wednesday granted anticipatory bail by a local court on his petition fearing arrest in connection with an FIR against him for alleged hate speech.

Apr 24, 2013, 21:53 PM IST

EC reprimands K`tka deputy CM for poll code violation

The Election Commission Tuesday reprimanded Karnataka Deputy Chief Minister K S Eshwarappa for violating the Model Code of Conduct in connection with his alleged hate speech.

Apr 23, 2013, 22:37 PM IST

EC issues notices to K`taka Dy CM, Maha Home Minister

The Election Commission has issued notices to Karnataka Deputy Chief Minister K S Eshwarappa and Maharashtra Home Minister R R Patil for giving "hate speeches" while campaigning for the Karnataka Assembly elections.

Apr 12, 2013, 21:40 PM IST

Criminal case filed against Karnataka Dy CM for ‘hate speech’

Days after making an alleged "hate speech" against minority community, Karnataka Deputy Chief Minister K S Eshwarappa was slapped with criminal case after electoral officials issued directions for it.

Apr 12, 2013, 19:20 PM IST

Eshwarappa faces trouble for alleged hate speech

Karnataka Deputy Chief Minister and BJP leader K S Eshwarappa has landed in trouble with a local court admitting a complaint against him on charge of making a "hate speech."

Apr 11, 2013, 16:26 PM IST

`BJP has become `free and pure` after BSY`s exit`

BJP leader in Karnataka KS Eshwarappa today said the party has become "free and pure" after the exit of BS Yeddyurappa.

Mar 20, 2013, 23:05 PM IST

Poll fever catching up in Karnataka ahead of Assembly election

Political activities in Karnataka, where polls to 224 assembly seats are due in May, have started gathering momentum as parties have embarked on the exercises to finalise their candidates.

Mar 17, 2013, 17:11 PM IST

Eshwarappa resigns as Karnataka BJP president

In a surprise development ahead of the Assembly elections, Karnataka Deputy Chief Minister K S Eshwarappa on Thursday resigned as the state unit BJP President.

Mar 07, 2013, 19:03 PM IST

Graft case: Karnataka dy CM`s residences raided

Karnataka police on Monday raided the residences of Deputy Chief Minister KS Eshwarappa here and in his home town Shimoga in search of evidence in a corruption case.

Dec 24, 2012, 12:16 PM IST

‘Will cut tongues of those trying to divide Karnataka’

In controversial comments, Deputy Chief Minister KS Eshwarappa said BJP would not hesitate to sever the tongues of those who try to divide the state on the basis of religion and caste.

Dec 15, 2012, 20:00 PM IST

‘Will not hesitate to cut tongues of those trying to divide Karnataka’

In a controversial comment, Deputy Chief Minister K S Eshwarappa said BJP would not hesitate to severe the tongues of those who try to divide the state on the basis of religion and caste.

Dec 15, 2012, 19:55 PM IST

Eshwarappa ready to sacrifice party post, says BJP MP

KS Eshwarappa is ready to sacrifice his party post to BS Yeddyurappa in the run up to the next assembly elections, Davangere MP GM Siddesh said.

Nov 02, 2012, 00:02 AM IST

DyCM leaves for Delhi; likely to discuss change of BJP state Prez

Amid speculation of an imminent change of the state BJP President, Karnataka Deputy Chief Minister KS Eshwarappa on Monday left for Delhi where is slated to hold discussions with party central leadership.

Oct 15, 2012, 23:34 PM IST