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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
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 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 CM Siddaramaiah dares Yeddyurappa to contest from his seat

Karnataka CM Siddaramaiah dares Yeddyurappa to contest from his seat

Though the Chief Minister was re-elected twice from Varuna since 2008 assembly poll, he is likely to field Yathindra this time, as he is planning to contest from Chamundeshwari in the same district.
 

Apr 03, 2018, 12:26 PM 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
 Amit Shah clarifies on 'slip of tongue' over Yeddyurappa, says Karnataka won't make any mistake

Amit Shah clarifies on 'slip of tongue' over Yeddyurappa, says Karnataka won't make any mistake

A day after another gaffe emerged from Amit Shah's BJP campaign's, the party chief sought to clarify his previous comment on Yeddyurappa. 

Mar 30, 2018, 14:08 PM IST
Congress' Lingayat move aimed at Yeddyurappa: BJP Minister

Congress' Lingayat move aimed at Yeddyurappa: BJP Minister

Congress's decision to recognise Lingayat community as a religion is aimed at preventing Yeddyurappa from winning, alleged BJP leader and Union Minister Arjun Ram Meghwal.

Mar 20, 2018, 22:28 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
Siddaramaiah-Yeddyurappa spar on Twitter as poll battle heats up in Karnataka

Siddaramaiah-Yeddyurappa spar on Twitter as poll battle heats up in Karnataka

The Twitter spat took place after PM Modi's day-long visit to Bengaluru on Sunday

Feb 05, 2018, 06:43 AM IST
Would sue Yeddyurappa for calling me 'commission agent': Karnataka minister

Would sue Yeddyurappa for calling me 'commission agent': Karnataka minister

"I have consulted legal experts regarding former chief minister Yeddyurappa calling me a commission agent in the Siddaramaiah government. A case will be filed against him," Patil said.

Dec 01, 2017, 20:32 PM IST

Yeddyurappa moves HC seeking quashing of ACB case against him

Yeddyurappa has moved the high court, seeking quashing of the ACB proceedings against him.

Aug 20, 2017, 18:26 PM IST
Karnataka BJP demands Siddaramaiah's resignation for 'misusing' ACB

Karnataka BJP demands Siddaramaiah's resignation for 'misusing' ACB

Yeddyurappa is the first chief minister in south India to step down while in office following corruption charges.

Aug 20, 2017, 17:15 PM IST
Ex-Congress leader SM Krishna will join BJP: BS Yeddyurappa

Ex-Congress leader SM Krishna will join BJP: BS Yeddyurappa

Former Congress leader SM Krishna will soon join the Bharatiya Janata Party, Karnataka BJP chief BS Yeddyurappa announced on Saturday.

Feb 04, 2017, 11:30 AM IST
Yeddyurappa, 12 other accused not conspirators: CBI court

Yeddyurappa, 12 other accused not conspirators: CBI court

The court which pronounced its judgement on Wednesday also did not find even an "iota of evidence" to prove Yeddyurappa abused his official position.

Oct 28, 2016, 21:56 PM IST
BS Yeddyurappa acquitted in Rs 40 crore mining bribery case, says 'Satyameva Jayate'

BS Yeddyurappa acquitted in Rs 40 crore mining bribery case, says 'Satyameva Jayate'

Senior BJP leader and former Karnataka CM BS Yeddyurappa was indicted for colluding in illegal iron-ore mining in the mineral-rich district of Bellary in August 2011. 

Oct 26, 2016, 11:38 AM IST

BJP to support Siddaramaiah on Cauvery water sharing: Yeddyurappa

With the Supreme Court yesterday directing the Karnataka government to comply with its earlier order of releasing 6,000 cusecs of the Cauvery River water to Tamil Nadu for the next three days i.e. till Friday, former chief minister and BJP state president B.S. Yeddyurappa on Wednesday said there is no water at all, and added that his party would support Chief Minister Siddaramaiah at an all-party meeting being held today.

Sep 28, 2016, 09:51 AM IST
Illegal mining scam: BJP Karnataka president Yeddyurappa becomes teary-eyed in CBI court

Illegal mining scam: BJP Karnataka president Yeddyurappa becomes teary-eyed in CBI court

BJP Karnataka unit President BS Yeddyurappa on Monday became teary-eyed in a CBI court here as he faced a barrage of questions relating to an alleged illegal mining scam case during his chief ministership.

May 02, 2016, 22:24 PM IST
Karnataka BJP chief Yeddyurappa returns Rs.1crore SUV after backlash

Karnataka BJP chief Yeddyurappa returns Rs.1crore SUV after backlash

The BJP leader on Saturday claimed that the Land Cruiser was given to him by a party colleague and he would return it after use.

Apr 17, 2016, 13:10 PM IST