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Congress tasks Kamal Nath to salvage Karnataka government

Congress tasks Kamal Nath to salvage Karnataka government

 A seasoned politician, Kamal Nath's vast experience is being backed by Congress to save the Karnataka government from collapsing.

Jul 14, 2019, 06:48 AM IST
Of beating hearts and family bonds: DK Shivakumar showers verbal love to woo dissenting Karnataka MLAs

Of beating hearts and family bonds: DK Shivakumar showers verbal love to woo dissenting Karnataka MLAs

DK Shivakumar reached Mumbai to meet dissenting Congress and JDS MLAs from Karnataka but was stopped by Mumbai Police after these MLAs had complained of a threat.

Jul 10, 2019, 11:14 AM IST
Karnataka crisis: High drama at Mumbai hotel as Congress attempts to woo back rebel MLAs

Karnataka crisis: High drama at Mumbai hotel as Congress attempts to woo back rebel MLAs

While Karnataka minister DK Shivakumar claims there is no enmity with rebel Congress MLAs camping in Mumbai, he was met with loud chants when he attempted to meet the said MLAs. He was also stopped

Jul 10, 2019, 09:08 AM IST
Karnataka crisis: 12 MLAs skip key Congress meet, few spotted in Mumbai hotel

Karnataka crisis: 12 MLAs skip key Congress meet, few spotted in Mumbai hotel

Nearly 10 of these MLAs were spotted in Renaissance hotel in Mumbai's Powai, sources told Zee News.

Jul 09, 2019, 15:08 PM IST
Congress seeks rebel MLAs disqualification, submits petition to Karnataka Speaker

Congress seeks rebel MLAs disqualification, submits petition to Karnataka Speaker

Congress has submitted a petition to the Karnataka Speaker on Tuesday demanding action against the rebel party MLAs who failed to abide with party instructions.

Jul 09, 2019, 14:15 PM IST
Karnataka Crisis: Congress MLA Roshan Baig resigns, says in 'touch with BJP'

Karnataka Crisis: Congress MLA Roshan Baig resigns, says in 'touch with BJP'

The former state minister, who was suspended from Congress for anti-party activities, had also skipped the Congress Legislature Meeting. 

Jul 09, 2019, 13:30 PM IST
All eyes on number game as Karnataka's political potboiler nears possible climax

All eyes on number game as Karnataka's political potboiler nears possible climax

A massive question mark continues to hover over the HD Kumaraswamy-led Karnataka government.

Jul 09, 2019, 11:24 AM IST
Karnataka political crisis: Speaker to decide on rebel MLAs' resignations Tuesday

Karnataka political crisis: Speaker to decide on rebel MLAs' resignations Tuesday

The Congress accused the BJP of destabilising the Karnataka government, a charge denied by it. 

Jul 09, 2019, 07:45 AM IST
Rahul Gandhi started trend of resignations: Rajnath Singh hits back at Congress' horse trading accusation

Rahul Gandhi started trend of resignations: Rajnath Singh hits back at Congress' horse trading accusation

Congress has accused BJP of engineering a political crisis in Karnataka, a charge that has been met with a fierce counter from the defence minister in Parliament.

Jul 08, 2019, 13:49 PM IST
Independent MLA Nagesh resigns as Karnataka minister, willing to support possible BJP government

Independent MLA Nagesh resigns as Karnataka minister, willing to support possible BJP government

In his resignation letter, Nagesh writes that he would be willing to support a BJP government if the Karnataka Governor calls for it.

Jul 08, 2019, 12:08 PM IST
Mallikarjun Kharge blames BJP for political turmoil in Karnataka

Mallikarjun Kharge blames BJP for political turmoil in Karnataka

Eight MLAs from Congress and three from JDS have tendered their resignations, plunging the coalition government in Karnataka into trouble.

Jul 07, 2019, 11:55 AM IST
Congress-JDS government in crisis: Why 11 MLAs in Karnataka may have resigned

Congress-JDS government in crisis: Why 11 MLAs in Karnataka may have resigned

Dissenting Congress and JDS MLAs in Karnataka have reportedly had a plethora of reasons to be unhappy ever since the two parties came together to form the state government.

Jul 07, 2019, 10:33 AM IST
Congress, JDS in damage control mode in Karnataka after 11 dissenting MLAs reach Mumbai

Congress, JDS in damage control mode in Karnataka after 11 dissenting MLAs reach Mumbai

CM HD Kumaraswamy is expected back in Karnataka from his personal visit to the United States late on Sunday (July 7). Congress and JDS, meanwhile, have been engaged in a series of hectic meetings

Jul 07, 2019, 09:16 AM IST
Shivakumar steps in to defuse crisis in Karnataka, stops 4 MLAs from resigning

Shivakumar steps in to defuse crisis in Karnataka, stops 4 MLAs from resigning

Crisis brewed in the state after the 12 legislators reached Speaker Ramesh Kumar's chamber at state Vidhan Sabha to tender their resignation.

Jul 06, 2019, 15:17 PM IST
Karnataka crisis: 12 MLAs from JDS-Congress govt reach Speaker's office, likely to tender resignation

Karnataka crisis: 12 MLAs from JDS-Congress govt reach Speaker's office, likely to tender resignation

"I am resigning," Ramlinga Reddy confirmed to Zee News.  

Jul 06, 2019, 13:46 PM IST
Yeddyurappa says no mid-term polls in Karnakata, asks Congress-JDS govt to quit if they can't govern

Yeddyurappa says no mid-term polls in Karnakata, asks Congress-JDS govt to quit if they can't govern

Yeddyurappa said voters of the state would not agree for another election, 13 months after the assembly polls. 

Jun 23, 2019, 06:59 AM IST
Karnataka CM offers to hold talks with Opposition, BJP leaders court arrest during 'siege' protest

Karnataka CM offers to hold talks with Opposition, BJP leaders court arrest during 'siege' protest

BJP, led by its chief BS Yeddyurappa, intensified its two-day sit-in over issues, including sale of land in Ballari to JSW Steel at a "throw away" price, drought and farm loan waiver.

Jun 16, 2019, 18:04 PM IST
Karnataka Congress Legislature Party to meet Wednesday amid reports of rift with ally Janata Dal (Secular)

Karnataka Congress Legislature Party to meet Wednesday amid reports of rift with ally Janata Dal (Secular)

Karnataka Congress Legislature Party leader Siddaramaiah has directed all MLAs to be present at the meeting.

May 29, 2019, 11:17 AM IST
List of Karnataka Lok Sabha Election 2019 winners

List of Karnataka Lok Sabha Election 2019 winners

BJP swept 25 seats of the total 28 in Karnataka during the Lok Sabha election 2019.

May 23, 2019, 08:36 AM IST
Karnataka Lok Sabha election results 2019: Counting begins

Karnataka Lok Sabha election results 2019: Counting begins

The main contest in Karnataka is between the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) and the Congress and the Janata Dal (Secular) alliance. 

May 23, 2019, 08:19 AM IST