BS Yeddyurappa

BJP to boycott oath ceremony in Karnataka, stages street protests

BJP to boycott oath ceremony in Karnataka, stages street protests

Even as a long list of leaders from regional parties get ready to descend for HD Kumaraswamy's oath-taking ceremony as Karnataka CM, BJP on Wednesday termed it as an 'anti-mandate day' and carried out protest rallied in several parts of the city.

May 23, 2018, 11:28 AM IST
Yeddyurappa writes to Election Commission, alleges irregularities in Karnataka Assembly elections

Yeddyurappa writes to Election Commission, alleges irregularities in Karnataka Assembly elections

Yeddyurappa said that several irregularities were brought to the notice of officials concerned before the Karnataka Assembly elections, but no cognisance was taken of the same.

May 22, 2018, 09:52 AM IST
Ahead of oath ceremony, crucial JDS-Congress meeting on government formation

Ahead of oath ceremony, crucial JDS-Congress meeting on government formation

While HD Kumaraswamy will take oath as Karnataka CM on Wednesday, reports suggest Congress could push for two deputy CMs.

May 22, 2018, 06:40 AM IST
Hall of short fame: Yeddyurappa not alone to serve as CM for just a few days

Hall of short fame: Yeddyurappa not alone to serve as CM for just a few days

In 2007 also, Yeddyurappa had served as the state's CM for eight days -- September 12-19.

May 20, 2018, 08:20 AM IST

Congress workers celebrate victory in Karnataka: In pics

Congress workers on Monday celebrated after BS Yeddyurappa resigned as Karnataka Chief Minister ahead of his trust vote in the state assembly in Bengaluru.

May 20, 2018, 00:02 AM IST
Parties attack BJP, say it should take lessons from Karnataka episode

Parties attack BJP, say it should take lessons from Karnataka episode

Soon after B S Yeddyurappa resigned as the chief minister, Congress chief Rahul Gandhi launched a strong attack on Prime Minister Narendra Modi, alleging that "he is corruption" and his claims of fighting it were "a blatant lie".

May 19, 2018, 22:47 PM IST
BJP blasts Congress' Sanjay Nirupam for comparing Karnataka Governor to dogs

BJP blasts Congress' Sanjay Nirupam for comparing Karnataka Governor to dogs

Sanjay Nirupam had questioned Governor Vajubhai Vala's recent decisions to invite BS Yeddyurappa to form the government in Karnataka and to appoint KG Bopaiah as Protem Speaker.

May 19, 2018, 21:32 PM IST
Akhilesh says Yeddyurappa's resignation not enough, wants central government to quit

Akhilesh says Yeddyurappa's resignation not enough, wants central government to quit

"The central government should also resign on moral grounds."

May 19, 2018, 20:42 PM IST
BS Yeddyurappa: Seasoned oarsman who failed to anchor BJP boat in Karnataka

BS Yeddyurappa: Seasoned oarsman who failed to anchor BJP boat in Karnataka

From the mundane existence as a government clerk, BS Yeddyurappa became the chief minister for a third time on Thursday, but broke his own record of the most short-lived head of government in Karnataka on Saturday, as he bowed out of office in two days.

May 19, 2018, 20:36 PM IST
HD Kumaraswamy to take oath as Karnataka CM on May 23

HD Kumaraswamy to take oath as Karnataka CM on May 23

Terming BS Yeddyurappa's resignation as Karnataka CM historic victory for democracy, Kumaraswamy said final modalities of the new government will be decided together with Congress. 

May 19, 2018, 20:07 PM IST
BJP's Subramanian Swamy calls own party arrogant, Congress-JDS as 'big losers'

BJP's Subramanian Swamy calls own party arrogant, Congress-JDS as 'big losers'

BJP claimed moral victory while Congress-JDS combine began preparations to form the next government after BS Yeddyurappa resigned minutes before floor-test in Karnataka.

May 19, 2018, 19:23 PM IST
Rahul Gandhi flays BJP MLAs, Protem Speaker for walking out during national anthem

Rahul Gandhi flays BJP MLAs, Protem Speaker for walking out during national anthem

Moments after BS Yeddyurappa announced he will resign as Karnataka CM, several BJP MLAs and Protem Speaker KG Bopaiah were seen walking out of the Vidhan Sabha.

May 19, 2018, 18:46 PM IST
Deja vu for BJP? 13 days for Atal Bihari Vajpayee in 1996, 2 days for Yeddyurappa now

Deja vu for BJP? 13 days for Atal Bihari Vajpayee in 1996, 2 days for Yeddyurappa now

Yeddyurappa's emotional speech on Saturday had a glimpse of what Atal Bihari Vajpayee had said in 1996 when he had to resign as the PM in just 13 days.

May 19, 2018, 18:01 PM IST
BJP has snatched defeat from jaws of win: Who said what about Karnataka power struggle

BJP has snatched defeat from jaws of win: Who said what about Karnataka power struggle

Victory in defeat and winning against all odds are two contrasting ways rival political parties are regarding the political scenario in Karnataka after BS Yeddyurappa tendered his resignation on Saturday - minutes before a crucial floor-test.

May 19, 2018, 17:58 PM IST
Resignation before floor-test: Highlights from Atal Bihari Vajpayee's speech then and Yeddyurappa's speech now

Resignation before floor-test: Highlights from Atal Bihari Vajpayee's speech then and Yeddyurappa's speech now

Working for the people - whether in power or not - are sentiments both Atal Bihari Vajpayee and BS Yeddyurappa made in their speech before resigning as PM and CM, respectively.

May 19, 2018, 17:29 PM IST
Emotional Yeddyurappa resigns minutes before Karnataka Assembly floor-test

Emotional Yeddyurappa resigns minutes before Karnataka Assembly floor-test

"If only people would have given us 113 seats instead of 104, we would have made this state a paradise."

May 19, 2018, 16:06 PM IST
 Watch Karnataka trust vote live streaming, live telecast on Zee News

Watch Karnataka trust vote live streaming, live telecast on Zee News

Watch live streaming, telecast of floor test proceedings in Karnataka Legislative Assembly on Zee News

May 19, 2018, 14:05 PM IST
Karnataka Protem Speaker KG Bopaiah will conduct floor test, proceedings will be aired live, says SC

Karnataka Protem Speaker KG Bopaiah will conduct floor test, proceedings will be aired live, says SC

The three-member bench of the top court also directed that the proceedings of the floor test will be telecast live to prevent any ambiguity.

May 19, 2018, 11:30 AM IST
BJP will try all tricks till 4 pm to poach our MLAs, but we are united: HD Kumaraswamy

BJP will try all tricks till 4 pm to poach our MLAs, but we are united: HD Kumaraswamy

JDS leader HD Kumaraswamy has accused BJP of resorting to dirty tricks to poach his party's newly-elected MLAs to win the crucial floor test in the Karnataka Assembly.

May 19, 2018, 10:38 AM IST
100% sure of getting absolute majority during floor test: BS Yeddyurappa

100% sure of getting absolute majority during floor test: BS Yeddyurappa

''I am going to have an absolute majority,'' BS Yeddyurappa has said ahead of the floor test. 

May 19, 2018, 09:36 AM IST