Karnataka elections

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
Karnataka Assembly elections 2018: This is a Hindu vs Muslim election, BJP lawmaker sparks row with hate speech

Karnataka Assembly elections 2018: This is a Hindu vs Muslim election, BJP lawmaker sparks row with hate speech

He also repeatedly brought up the Ram mandir issue in his speech.

Apr 19, 2018, 20:15 PM IST
BJP attacks Congress on poll ticket to lawyer who represented Mehul Choksi

BJP attacks Congress on poll ticket to lawyer who represented Mehul Choksi

Nirav Modi and Choksi are among the accused in the scam related to alleged cheating of the Punjab National Bank to the tune of about USD two billion.

Apr 17, 2018, 17:42 PM IST
Congress puts Madikeri seat on hold after reports of candidate being Mehul Choksi’s lawyer

Congress puts Madikeri seat on hold after reports of candidate being Mehul Choksi’s lawyer

The Congress had on Sunday announced its first list of 218 candidates for the upcoming Karnataka elections.

Apr 17, 2018, 14:37 PM IST
Sushma Swaraj's favourite Bellary brothers are back in BJP, tweets Congress  Somashekar Reddy

Sushma Swaraj's favourite Bellary brothers are back in BJP, tweets Congress Somashekar Reddy

The BJP's fielding of Reddy brother in upcoming Karnataka Assembly elections has become a contentious factor, with Opposition pointing at the party's penchant for “the corrupt and the tainted.”

Apr 17, 2018, 13:15 PM IST
Karnataka Assembly Elections 2018: On BJP's second list, Reddy brother, tainted ministers, and rape accused

Karnataka Assembly Elections 2018: On BJP's second list, Reddy brother, tainted ministers, and rape accused

The party has so far announced 154 candidates for the 224 seats.

Apr 17, 2018, 11:28 AM IST
Karnataka Assembly elections 2018: Denied ticket, BJP leader breaks down in front of cameras - Watch

Karnataka Assembly elections 2018: Denied ticket, BJP leader breaks down in front of cameras - Watch

It seems to be heartbreak season for politicians in all parties in Karnataka.

Apr 17, 2018, 00:13 AM IST
All you need to know: April 16, 2018

All you need to know: April 16, 2018

Apr 16, 2018, 18:14 PM IST
Karnataka Assembly elections 2018: BJP announces second list of candidates for 82 constituencies

Karnataka Assembly elections 2018: BJP announces second list of candidates for 82 constituencies

The party has so far announced 154 candidates for the 224 seats.

Apr 16, 2018, 17:00 PM IST
Do your duty and follow court orders on Cauvery: Kamal Haasan in open letter to PM Narendra Modi

Do your duty and follow court orders on Cauvery: Kamal Haasan in open letter to PM Narendra Modi

Kamal suggested in his letter that the Modi government is delaying the constitution of the Cauvery Water Management Board with an eye on the Karnataka election.

Apr 12, 2018, 13:12 PM IST
Karnataka Assembly elections 2018: Siddaramaiah's son Yathindra likely to take on Yeddyurappa's son Vijayendra

Karnataka Assembly elections 2018: Siddaramaiah's son Yathindra likely to take on Yeddyurappa's son Vijayendra

The Karnataka Assembly election is witnessing a fierce battle between the ruling Congress and the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP). The stage is set for an even more interesting battle in Varuna Assembly constituency, which is expected Chief Minister Siddaramaiah’s son Dr Yathindra take on former CM and BJP leader's BS Yeddyurappa’s son BY Vijayendra.

Apr 11, 2018, 12:27 PM IST
Karnataka Assembly elections 2018: Yogendra Yadav's Swaraj Abhiyan to contest 12 seats, names 6 candidates

Karnataka Assembly elections 2018: Yogendra Yadav's Swaraj Abhiyan to contest 12 seats, names 6 candidates

The party has announced a list of six candidates, and is expected to announce six more soon.

Apr 04, 2018, 09:24 AM IST
Amit Shah tried to polarise votes in Mysuru, alleges Karnataka Congress, files complaint with Election Commission

Amit Shah tried to polarise votes in Mysuru, alleges Karnataka Congress, files complaint with Election Commission

The state unit of the party saw red over Amit Shah's meeting with the family of an RSS worker who was killed over a year ago.

Mar 30, 2018, 19:26 PM IST
More farmers commit suicide when Congress is in power: Amit Shah

More farmers commit suicide when Congress is in power: Amit Shah

Farmers in Karnataka are facing trouble and are compelled to commit suicide because of the apathy of Siddaramaiah government, said Amit Shah.

Mar 27, 2018, 12:05 PM IST
Karnataka elections likely to be held in April or early May

Karnataka elections likely to be held in April or early May

The polls will be held to elect 224 members for the state assembly. 

Mar 07, 2018, 13:58 PM IST
For upcoming Karnataka Assembly elections 2018, Congress announces fresh communications team

For upcoming Karnataka Assembly elections 2018, Congress announces fresh communications team

The party released a list of 32 spokespersons and 14 media panellists with an eye on the coming Assembly elections.

Mar 01, 2018, 09:37 AM IST
Karnataka slugfest: BJP leader Yeddyurappa flays Rahul Gandhi

Karnataka slugfest: BJP leader Yeddyurappa flays Rahul Gandhi

Yeddyurappa said that the Congress president’s visit to Karnataka would ensure more than 150 seats for the BJP.

Feb 21, 2018, 14:27 PM IST
Rahul Gandhi does election tourism, visits temples only in poll season: BJP

Rahul Gandhi does election tourism, visits temples only in poll season: BJP

Rahul is on a four-day tour to poll-bound Karnataka where he will connect with people through a series of public interactions, road-side meetings and public rallies. 

Feb 10, 2018, 18:16 PM IST
Narendra Modi has no moral right to be Prime Minister of India: Siddaramaiah

Narendra Modi has no moral right to be Prime Minister of India: Siddaramaiah

A day after Prime Minister Narendra Modi addressed a rally in Bengaluru and vowed to wipe Congress out of Karnataka, state Chief Minister Siddaramaiah on Monday hit back at the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) strongman saying “he is morally not right to be the Prime Minister of the country”.

Feb 05, 2018, 14:48 PM IST
Now, Prakash Raj attacks PM Modi over Bengaluru rally with ‘promise toothpaste’ jibe

Now, Prakash Raj attacks PM Modi over Bengaluru rally with ‘promise toothpaste’ jibe

A day after Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Sunday addressed a rally in Bengaluru, Prakash Raj, who started his acting journey from Karnataka, has once again hit out at the Bharatiya Janata Party-led NDA government at the Centre.

Feb 05, 2018, 09:18 AM IST