Moderate polling in Karnataka Assembly bypolls

Moderate voter turnout of about 30 per cent was reported till 1 pm in the by-polls to three Assembly constituencies in Karnataka on Thursday , where the ruling Congress and BJP are locked in a prestigious tussle.

`JDS leaders willing to support Congress can join either party`

JDS leader HD Deve Gowda said those party leaders willing to support Congress in Assembly bypoll to Shikaripura constituency could either join any of the two national parties or remain in JDS.

Yeddyurappa sitting pretty in bastion Shikaripura

Former Karnataka chief minister BS Yeddyurappa seems to be sitting pretty in his bastion as he seeks a new political destiny.