I had gone to Belgaum to attend private function: RR Patil

After EC expressed displeasure over his "highly provocative" remarks on Belgaum issue, RR Patil said he was not against Kannada language.

Shiv Sena walkout Rajya Sabha over Belgaum issue

Shiv Sena on Monday walked out of the Rajya Sabha when its demand for an immediate discussion on the Belgaum border dispute issue was disallowed by Chairman Hamid Ansari.

Yeddy wants PM to advise Maharashtra how to handle Belgaum issue

Karnataka Chief Minister BS Yeddyurappa today said he wanted Prime Minister Manmohan Singh to advise Maharashtra government to judiciously handle the
situation arising out of the row over Belgaum bordering the two states.

Centre supports Karnataka against Maharashtra over Belgaum

The Centre has told the Supreme
Court that Belgaum district in Karnataka cannot be ceded to
Maharashtra merely because it has a large chunk of Marathi-
speaking people.