`JDS leaders willing to support Congress can join either party`

JDS leader HD Deve Gowda said those party leaders willing to support Congress in Assembly bypoll to Shikaripura constituency could either join any of the two national parties or remain in JDS.

Kiran Bedi urges voters to reject corrupt politicians after ex-Karnataka CM`s bribery case

Social activist Kiran Bedi took to Twitter and criticised the corrupt politicians on Sunday after reports were out about ex-Karnataka chief minister HD Kumaraswamy allegedly asking for Rs 20 crore bribe in exchange for party seat in the Rajya Sabha in a tape.

Deve Gowda flays rail fare hike, questions govt`s hurry

Former Prime Minister and JDS chief H D Deve Gowda Saturday flayed the steep hike in railway fares and freight charges, saying it was contrary to the Lok Sabha election campaign of Prime Minister Narendra Modi to combat the price rise.

Gowda to attend Modi`s swearing-in ceremony

Former Prime Minister and JD(S) supremo HD Deve Gowda will be attending Prime Minister (designate) Narendra Modi`s swearing-in ceremony on Monday.

Will take "political sanyas" if Modi gets magic figure: Gowda

Former prime minister and JDS chief HD Deve Gowda said he would take "political sanyas" if Narendra Modi-led BJP reached the magic figure of 272-plus seats to form government at the Centre.

Deve Gowda faces tough battle in Hassan

Turning the heat on former Prime Minister and JDS chief HD Deve Gowda, the ruling Congress in Karnataka has launched a full scale offensive to break his stranglehold over Hassan Lok Sabha constituency making it a bumpy ride for him in the Vokkaliga heartland.

KPCC chief`s "poison" barb at Gowda stokes controversy

Stoking a controversy with a no-holds barred personal attack on former prime minister HD Deve Gowda, KPCC President G Parameshwara today taunted the JDS chief over his alleged remark in the past.

Can`t minimise AAP`s importance, Gowda

Former Prime Minister and JDS supremo HD Deve Gowda on Friday said he will not minimise the importance of Aam Aadmi Party in the upcoming Lok Sabha polls.

Sharief, Sangliana likely to join JD(S): Deve Gowda

Congress veteran CK Jaffer Sharief and former MP HT Sangliana are likely to join JDS, party supremo and former Prime Minister H D Deve Gowda said on Thursday.

Miffed CK Jaffer Sharief meets JDS chief Deve Gowda

CK Jaffer Sharief, who is upset over denial of ticket by Congress to contest Lok Sabha polls, on Saturday met former Prime Minister H D Deve Gowda, saying he would like to work with the JDS chief.

Gowda takes exception to Modi`s jibes at Third Front

Taking umbrage at Narendra Modi`s repeated acidic attacks on Third Front, former Prime Minister and JDS chief H D Deve Gowda on Friday said BJP`s Prime Ministerial candidate should not "cross limits" in his speech.

Former Congress MP Tejaswini joins BJP

Former Congress MP Tejaswini Ramesh, who shot into fame after defeating former prime minister HD Deve Gowda in the 2004 Lok Sabha polls, Wednesday joined the BJP, saying it can provide a stable government under the able leadership of Narendra Modi.

Nitish Kumar leads `federal front` initiative, rules out return to NDA

With the Lok Sabha elections approaching fast, efforts are underway to stitch together alliances and emerge as a credible force before the electorate.

Communalism takes wings whenever Congress is in power: Deve Gowda

Former Prime Minister H D Deve Gowda on Sunday alleged that communal elements raised their heads during Congress rule in Karnataka.

Time ripe for floating third alternative: Gowda

JD(S) leader HD Deve Gowda said that projecting Rahul Gandhi and Narendra Modi as PM candidates by Congress and BJP respectively was not going to ensure them majority in Parliament.

Deve Gowda urges govt to take `strong steps` on diplomat issue

HD Deve Gowda said the government should take "strong steps" on the issue of arrest and subsequent ill-treatment of Indian diplomat Devyani Khobragade, which has led to a diplomatic row with the US.

Homosexuality issue: Gowda endorses BJP`s view

JDS supremo H D Deve Gowda on Friday endorsed BJP`s view that the Centre should convene an all-party meeting to discuss the Supreme Court verdict on the gay rights issue.

Deve Gowda takes dig at Siddaramaiah

Taking potshots at Karnataka CM Siddaramaiah for predicting JD(S) winning only 3 seats in Lok Sabha polls, HD Deve Gowda said he is "an old man in a hurry" to bring JD(S) party back to power in state.

BJP polarising people by projecting Modi: D Raja

CPI leader D Raja on Tuesday said with BJP trying to "polarise" people by projecting Narendra Modi as its prime ministerial candidate.

JD-S gets new chief in Karnataka

Krishnappa, who joined the JD-S in April as he was denied ticket by the Congress for the May 5 assembly election, succeeds HD Kumaraswamy, who is son of JD-S president HD Deve Gowda.