Sadanand Gowda

Prakash Raj Award Wapsi row: Don't accept honors, BJP minister hit back

Prakash Raj Award Wapsi row: Don't accept honors, BJP minister hit back

The veteran actor hit the headlines after calling out PM Modi for following people celebrating journalist Gauri Lankesh's murder

Oct 09, 2017, 09:04 AM IST
Supreme Court axes NJAC, government calls it attack on Parliament

Supreme Court axes NJAC, government calls it attack on Parliament

The Supreme Court on Friday struck down the NJAC Act and opted for the collegium system for appointment of judges to the higher judiciary, prompting the government to say that the apex court has gone above the parliament and people's will.

Oct 16, 2015, 22:26 PM IST

Re-evaluation of Delhi Judicial Services exam papers demanded

Alleging irregularities in the Delhi Judicial Services examination, Janata Dal-United president Sharad Yadav demanded re-evaluation of answer sheets of all successful candidates in 2015.

Jul 03, 2015, 20:55 PM IST

Pendency of cases in courts coming down, says Gowda

Maintaining that pendency of cases in courts was coming down, Union Minister DV Sadananda Gowda on Thursday said the government is working with judiciary to address pendencies by increasing the number of judicial officers and providing better infrastructure.

Apr 30, 2015, 14:28 PM IST

Clash in Rajya Sabha over clubbing of two bills

Rajya Sabha on Wednesday witnessed a clash among lawyer-members over rules as the government wanted two bills of the Law Ministry to be taken up together for discussion, which was strongly resisted by the opposition.

Apr 29, 2015, 17:20 PM IST
Bombay High Court to be renamed Mumbai HC?

Bombay High Court to be renamed Mumbai HC?

Union Law Ministry is likely to initiate the proposal for changing the word 'Mumbai' with 'Bombay' in the name of the high court here.

Apr 21, 2015, 14:59 PM IST

Swachh Bharat: Gowda seeks MP's help in sprucing up Railways

Often criticised for being lax on cleanliness, Railways Minister has decided to make the most of 'Swachh Bharat Mission' by involving his fellow Members of Parliament in leading the campaign to spruce up the railways premises and properties.

Sep 25, 2014, 20:04 PM IST

Rape case against Gowda's son is personal matter: Shaina NC

Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) leader Shaina NC on Thursday refused to comment on the allegations of rape and cheating against Union Railway Minister Sadananda Gowda's son Karthik, saying this is a personal matter and there is no misappropriation in public life.

Aug 28, 2014, 13:27 PM IST

Case against Railway Minister's son as 'unfortunate': Rashid Alvi

Congress leader Rashid Alvi Thursday termed the case registered against Union Railway Minister Sadananda Gowda's son, Karthik Gowda, by a Bangalore model who claims to be his wife, as 'unfortunate'.

Aug 28, 2014, 13:20 PM IST

Rlys need Rs 5 lakh crore to complete sanctioned projects

Railways need nearly Rs 5 lakh crore to complete all sanctioned projects for which it is mobilising additional resources including private investment, FDI and private-public partnership.

Jul 31, 2014, 15:00 PM IST

Ruling UPA alliance calls Rail Budget anti-Jharkhand

The BJP on Tuesday hailed the Rail budget terming it as "constructive and praiseworthy" while ruling allies Congress, JMM and RJD accused Railway Minister DV Sadanand Gowda of cheating Jharkhand despite being a backward region.

Jul 09, 2014, 01:17 AM IST

Passengers seek better facilities from Modi govt's maiden Railway Budget

Railway passengers are expecting improved facilities, cleanliness and more trains from the maiden Railway Budget of the Narendra Modi-led National Democratic Alliance (NDA) Government.

Jul 07, 2014, 16:05 PM IST

Sadanand Gowda arrives in Patna to review Dibrugarh Express derailment site

Railway Minister Sadanand Gowda here today arrived in Patna to take a stock of the accident site in Chhapra where the Delhi-Dibrugarh Express had derailed.

Jun 25, 2014, 15:48 PM IST

Protesters block railway tracks, burn PM effigy to protest rail fare hike

Congress and Samajwadi Party workers on Saturday blocked railway tracks and burnt effigies of Narendra Modi and Railway Minister Sadanand Gowda while protesting against the "steep" hike in rail fares announced by the government in its first tough steps to revive the economy.

Jun 21, 2014, 20:48 PM IST

BJP had to sacrifice Gowda due to Prez poll: JD(U)

BJP had to "sacrifice" Sadananda Gowda as Karnataka CM to keep its flock together, JD(U) said, linking his exit with the upcoming Prez poll.

Jul 08, 2012, 20:29 PM IST

Jagadish Shettar - from semi final loser to final

For 56-year-old Jagadish Shivappa Shettar, political life has come a full circle, in less than a year.

Jul 08, 2012, 12:23 PM IST

BJP hopeful of finding solution to K`taka crisis

Gadkari will meet with Karnataka`s Core Group and leaders of both the BS Yeddyurappa and Sadanand Gowda camps to sort out their differences.

Jul 03, 2012, 14:17 PM IST

BJP top brass confident K’taka crisis will be overcome

BJP top brass is confident of tiding over the present crisis in Karnataka till the presidential poll gets over.

Jul 01, 2012, 19:31 PM IST

BJP central leadership manages to mollify for now

Sources said the party has made it clear to Yeddyurappa that DV Sadanand Gowda will continue as Chief Minister of Karnataka.

May 14, 2012, 18:48 PM IST

Yeddyurappa won’t quit for now; BJP breaths easy

Lingayat strongman BS Yeddyurappa blamed Karnataka CM Sadananda Gowda and BJP general secretary Ananth Kumar for the ongoing crisis in Karnataka.

May 14, 2012, 17:25 PM IST