Siddaramaiah

Karnataka polls: Siddaramaiah-BJP face off over north Indian 'imports' jibe

Karnataka polls: Siddaramaiah-BJP face off over north Indian 'imports' jibe

Siddaramaiah on Wednesday called PM Modi and Yogi Adityanath "North Indian imports" in the May 12 election campaign.

Apr 25, 2018, 15:42 PM IST
Karnataka polls: Siddaramaiah files papers from second seat, nomination ends

Karnataka polls: Siddaramaiah files papers from second seat, nomination ends

Siddaramaiah filed his nomination from a second constituency, Badami in north Karnataka.

Apr 25, 2018, 00:53 AM IST
Karnataka Assembly elections 2018: BJP's B Sreeramulu files nomination from Badami, to take on CM Siddaramaiah

Karnataka Assembly elections 2018: BJP's B Sreeramulu files nomination from Badami, to take on CM Siddaramaiah

Badami is the second seat that Siddaramaiah is contesting from, while Sreeramulu is presently the Lok Sabha MP from Bellary.

Apr 24, 2018, 15:54 PM IST
Karnataka Assembly elections 2018: CM Siddaramaiah rules out Congress-JDS alliance after polls

Karnataka Assembly elections 2018: CM Siddaramaiah rules out Congress-JDS alliance after polls

Karnataka will vote in a single phase on May 12 

Apr 24, 2018, 13:01 PM IST
Congress will win 91 seats, BJP 89 in Karnataka Assembly elections 2018: Survey

Congress will win 91 seats, BJP 89 in Karnataka Assembly elections 2018: Survey

Voting for Karnataka Assembly elections will be held across the state on May 12.

Apr 23, 2018, 23:12 PM IST
BS Yeddyurappa attacks Siddaramaiah for reducing Bengaluru to 'Garbage City', rampant corruption

BS Yeddyurappa attacks Siddaramaiah for reducing Bengaluru to 'Garbage City', rampant corruption

In a series of tweets, BJP strongman BS Yeddyurappa attacked the Congress government for reducing Bengaluru to a 'Garbage City'.  

Apr 22, 2018, 18:30 PM IST
News at a glance: April 22, 2018

News at a glance: April 22, 2018

Apr 22, 2018, 10:52 AM IST
Kannada or English, please. Don't understand Hindi: Siddaramaiah tells BJP leader

Kannada or English, please. Don't understand Hindi: Siddaramaiah tells BJP leader

BJP General Secretary P Muralidhar Rao for his Hindi tweet about his plans to contest the May 12 assembly polls from two constituencies, by asking him to tweet in Kannada or English.

Apr 22, 2018, 08:22 AM IST
Karnataka CM Siddaramaiah to decide on contesting from Badami after consulting Congress high command

Karnataka CM Siddaramaiah to decide on contesting from Badami after consulting Congress high command

Siddaramaiah, who has been fielded from Chamundeshwari constituency in Mysuru, said he was under pressure from Congress leaders from Bagalkote and Bijapur districts to contest from Badami.

Apr 21, 2018, 06:02 AM IST
Karnataka assembly elections 2018: After seeking blessings in earnest, Siddaramaiah files nomination

Karnataka assembly elections 2018: After seeking blessings in earnest, Siddaramaiah files nomination

Siddaramaiah visits Chamundeshwari Temple before filing nomination for Karnataka assembly elections 2018 - scheduled for May 12.

Apr 20, 2018, 15:03 PM IST
Assembly polls: Karnataka will be 22nd state where 'lotus' will bloom, says Yeddyurappa

Assembly polls: Karnataka will be 22nd state where 'lotus' will bloom, says Yeddyurappa

April 24 is the last date for filing nominations for the Karnataka Assembly elections.

Apr 18, 2018, 20:28 PM IST
Karnataka CM Siddaramaiah says he is under pressure to contest from north Karnataka

Karnataka CM Siddaramaiah says he is under pressure to contest from north Karnataka

Karnataka Chief Minister Siddaramaiah on Wednesday said he is still under pressure to contest from north Karnataka, fuelling speculation again whether he would opt for an alternative or a second constituency in the May 12 assembly elections. However, the chief minister, who has been fielded from Chamundeshwari, also said he has made it clear to the Congress high command about his unwillingness to contest from two constituencies.

Apr 18, 2018, 17:54 PM IST
PM Modi's government has done more for Karnataka in 4 years than 4 generations of Congress: Amit Shah

PM Modi's government has done more for Karnataka in 4 years than 4 generations of Congress: Amit Shah

"Congress had four generations in command here but what did each generation do to help?"

Apr 18, 2018, 13:36 PM IST
BJP is a party of criminals: Karnataka CM Siddaramaiah

BJP is a party of criminals: Karnataka CM Siddaramaiah

Siddaramaiah has been leading Congress' charge against BJP in Karnataka - attacking the party on numerous issues.

Apr 18, 2018, 13:15 PM IST
Karnataka Assembly elections: Why does Modi government favour corporates over millions of farmers, asks Siddaramaiah

Karnataka Assembly elections: Why does Modi government favour corporates over millions of farmers, asks Siddaramaiah

Earlier in April, Siddaramaiah had dared BJP's Chief Ministerial candidate BS Yeddyurappa to contest from the Varuna constituency.

Apr 17, 2018, 13:57 PM IST
Karnataka elections 2018: Unsure of implications, parties tread cautiously on Lingayat issue

Karnataka elections 2018: Unsure of implications, parties tread cautiously on Lingayat issue

Political parties in Karnataka are still not clear on the issue of "religious minority" status to the dominant Lingayats and Veerashaiva Lingayats 

Apr 15, 2018, 19:33 PM IST
South vs North: Not biased against any region, says PM Narendra Modi in Chennai over money sharing row

South vs North: Not biased against any region, says PM Narendra Modi in Chennai over money sharing row

Modi claimed his government has suggested incentives to states that have controlled their population growth, but did not offer any details.

Apr 12, 2018, 14:36 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

Vantage Point - Caste, communists, cinema, Cauvery: Why BJP cannot jump easily over the C factors in southern India

The southern states are miles ahead or miles away from most of BJP's pet poll planks: national security, law and order, Hindutva and the fight against corruption.

Apr 10, 2018, 18:38 PM IST