'Janata Parivaar' unites to take on Modi-led BJP, Mulayam to work out modalities  ​
'Janata Parivaar' unites to take on Modi-led BJP, Mulayam to work out modalities ​

The 'Janata parivar' is coming together to counter the Modi juggernaut. The Samajwadi Party, JD(U), JD(S) and RJD , Thursday, decided to put up a united front and eventually merge into a single party.

Deve Gowda, Sharad Yadav back Charan Singh memorial demand

 The Centre's decision reportedly to reject the proposal for a memorial to former prime minister the late Chaudhary Charan Singh was an insult to all the farmers in the country, JD(S) leader HD Deve Gowda said here today.

Audio CD row: Karnataka CM Siddaramaiah rubbishes Kumaraswamy`s defence

Karnataka Chief Minister Siddaramaiah on Sunday hit out at JD(S) leader H D Kumaraswamy, who is caught in a row over an audio CD allegedly discussing about money to be paid to his party MLAs by an aspirant for MLC seat, saying he could not defend himself claiming other parties were also indulging in corruption.

Gowda can live in Gujarat, will serve him like son: Modi retorts

In a sharp riposte to JDS chief H D Deve Gowda, Narendra Modi today invited him to live in Gujarat and promised to take care of him more than his son.

Parties hit by electoral blues in Karnataka

Electoral blues of one type or the other has hit all the three principal players -- ruling Congress, BJP and JDS -- in the run up to Lok Sabha polls in Karnataka, with the Deve Gowda-led party facing most embarrassing ones.

Leaders of JD(U), Left, JD(S) meet to push Third Front idea

Pushing efforts to firm up a Third Front, top leaders of JD(U), Left and JD(S) met here on Monday and decided to convene a meeting of 11 parties after the end of the current Parliament session to give concrete shape to a non-Congress and non-BJP alternative.

Regional parties are capable to rule the nation: Deve Gowda

JD(S) president HD Deve Gowda on Tuesday said there were many "experienced and capable regional leaders" who could become the Prime Minister of the country.

Deve Gowda knows why Narenda Modi gets so much publicity

After terming the hype surrounding Narendra Modi as a mere ‘bubble on water’, former prime minister HD Deve Gowda went a step ahead on Thursday and deduced the reason behind the Modi phenomena.

Time to take off blinkers with regard to regional parties and coalition governments

One often hears a third front coalition government would be an absolute disaster in the context of policy making.

Karnataka polls: SP spoils Deve Gowda family celebration

The Samajwadi Party (SP) on Wednesday became the unlikely spoiler of celebration in JD-S president H.D. Deve Gowda`s family by defeating his daughter-in-law in Karnataka.

Karnataka Assembly Polls 2013: JDS could be a king, why kingmaker, says Gowda

JDS supremo and former Prime Minister HD Deve Gowda on Monday did not rule out the possibility of his party emerging as a "king" in the May 5 Assembly elections in Karnataka.

Karnataka politicians turn to astrology to ward off ill omen

With only few weeks left for the assembly elections in Karnataka, politicians cutting across party lines are seeking the help of astrologers to boost their prospects of winning in the upcoming polls, scheduled next month.

Karnataka polls: JDS candidates list in 2nd week of April

Former PM HD Deve Gowda-led JDS said the party would announce its list of candidates for the May 05 Karnataka Assembly Elections by the second week of next month.

Third Front is the future, not history: JD-S

Janata Dal (S) headed by former prime minister HD Deve Gowda on Friday supported the idea of a Third Front, saying it is the "future" as people were fed up of corruption under Congress and BJP rules.

No unity among parties in Karnataka over Cauvery issue: Deve Gowda

JD-S leader HD Deve Gowda on Thursday lamented "lack of unity" among parties in Karnataka over the Cauvery issue and asked them to follow the example of Tamil Nadu.

JD(S) will support no-confidence motion: Deve Gowda

Amid the threat by BS Yeddyurappa to topple the BJP government in Karnataka, JD(S) on Saturday said it was ready to support a Congress no-confidence motion against the Jagadish Shettar Ministry.

Deve Gowda rues disruption of Parliament

Former prime minister HD Deve Gowda on Wednesday rued that opposition parties did not allow Parliament to function on `coalgate` issue.

Separate order sought in case against Deve Gowda, others

Judge N K Sudhindra Rao then directed Abraham to file a synopsis and other attachments, if any, by August 22 and adjourned the matter till then.

Deve Gowda extends support to Pranab Mukherjee

JDS leader H D Deve Gowda on Thursday announced his party`s support to UPA`s Presidential candidate Pranab Mukherjee.

Gowda clueless about son’s claim of bribe offer

Former prime minister Deve Gowda said that he was clueless about his son’s claim that a bribe was offered to Kumaraswamy to clear some defence deals.