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Coronavirus COVID-19: BS Yediyurappa asks citizens to make Janata Curfew a success

Earlier on March 19, PM Modi asked the nation to follow 'Janata Curfew' from 7 am-9 pm on March 22 to curb COVID-19 spread.

Mar 21, 2020, 15:23 PM IST

South Western Railway launches new daily train between Bengaluru and Goa

Originating from Bengaluru, the Yeshwantpur-Karwar-Vasco Da Gama special express offers direct connectivity to Bengaluru, Udupi, Kundapur and Karwar.

Mar 07, 2020, 17:25 PM IST

Karnataka BJP denies revolt brewing against CM BS Yediyurappa

Playing down the simmering discontent among the disgruntled legislators who missed a cabinet berth again, Karnataka BJP on February 18 had denied any revolt brewing against Chief Minister BS Yediyurappa.

Feb 20, 2020, 16:48 PM IST

Expel Anand Singh from Karnataka cabinet as forest minister: Siddaramaiah to CM Yediyurappa

This comes amid a number of cases, pending against Singh, including those under the Karnataka Forest Act.

Feb 17, 2020, 20:37 PM IST

Portfolio allocation to new Karnataka ministers deferred

The portfolios will be allocated by Monday in consultation with the BJP's state unit leaders, including party's state unit president Naleen Kumar Kateel.

Feb 08, 2020, 19:38 PM IST

Karnataka BJP govt with turncoats is immoral, says Congress

Ugrappa said the Congress would seek an amendment to the Anti-Defection Act to ensure disqualified legislators are barred from re-contesting in by-elections till the assembly term ends.

Feb 08, 2020, 18:06 PM IST

Karnataka Cabinet Expansion: 10 rebel MLAs to take oath as ministers today

Yediyurappa had earlier said that all 13 legislators who had dejected from Congress-JDS would be sworn in, however, the dynamics appear to have changed within the BJP in the state. 

Feb 06, 2020, 07:54 AM IST

Sub-Urban Railway network will operate in four corridors in Bengaluru, says BS Yediyurappa

The suburban service will have an interface with stations of Indian Railways and Namma Metro (BMRCL) at many locations. This will facilitate the development of a multi-modal transport system for Bengaluru.

Feb 02, 2020, 17:49 PM IST

Prime Minister Narendra Modi assures Central aid to Karnataka: BS Yediyurappa

The Congress and the Janata Dal-Secular (JD-S) criticised Modi for not announcing additional funds to the state`s coastal and northwest districts, which are reeling in the aftermath of the August floods during his two-day visit to the southern state on Thursday and Friday.

Jan 04, 2020, 20:34 PM IST

PM Modi hits out at Congress for opposing CAA, says Opposition doesn't speak against Pakistan

Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Thursday (January 2) hit out at the Congress for opposing the Citizenship Amendment Act and said that the Congress was opposing the Constitution while speaking at Sree Siddaganga Mutt in Tumakuru. 

Jan 02, 2020, 15:34 PM IST

Karnataka CM announces Rs 10 lakh compensation for two killed in Mangaluru protest

Karnataka Chief Minister BS Yediyurappa on Sunday announced a compensation of Rs 10 lakh each to the families of the two people who died during the protests in Mangaluru on December 19.

Dec 22, 2019, 13:10 PM IST

Karnataka bypoll results: BS Yediyurappa celebrates with son as BJP leads on 12 seats

The trends indicate a victory for the BJP on 12 seats. Earlier Yediyurappa had confidently said that BJP will win at least 13 seats and the government will be "safeguarded".

Dec 09, 2019, 12:54 PM IST

Karnataka CM Yediyurappa says all 17 disqualified MLAs to join BJP on Nov 14

A three-judge bench of the Supreme Court comprising N V Ramana, Sanjiv Khanna and Krishna Murari in its verdict upheld the disqualification of the 17 MLAs which was done ahead of the July 23 trust vote by the orders of the then Speaker Ramesh Kumar but allowed all of them to contest by-polls.

Nov 13, 2019, 23:51 PM IST

Siddaramaiah should apologise to nation for his comments on Savarkar: Yediyurappa

"Former chief minister and opposition leader Siddaramaiah`s statement against Vinayak Damodar Savarkar is cheap. I condemn this with strong words," he said. "Veer Savarkar was a patriot, freedom fighter and even many Congress leaders are in favour of honouring Savarkar with the Bharat Ratna award," said Yediyurappa.

Oct 19, 2019, 00:00 AM IST

Won't compromise on Kannada's importance, says BS Yediyurappa

Karnataka Chief Minister and BJP senior leader BS Yediyurappa has declared that Kannada will continue to the state's principal language even as several politicians in the South have opposed Union Home Minister Amit Shah's call for making Hindi India's common language.

Sep 16, 2019, 19:56 PM IST

Karnataka: BS Yediyurappa expands Cabinet, 17 members sworn in

The Cabinet members were selected by Yediyurappa in consultation with the central leadership of the Bharatiya Janata Party.

Aug 20, 2019, 11:33 AM IST

Karnataka Cabinet expansion on Tuesday, 17 members to be sworn in

As many as 17 leaders will be sworn in on Tuesday as members of Chief Minister BS Yediyurappa-led Karnataka Cabinet.

Aug 20, 2019, 08:42 AM IST

Karnataka Cabinet expansion on Tuesday; CM Yediyurappa awaits final list from Amit Shah

The Karnataka Chief Minister’s office had earlier posted on microblogging site Twitter that the Cabinet expansion would be done on August 20.

Aug 19, 2019, 12:09 PM IST

Karnataka CM BS Yediyurappa orders CBI probe into snooping under HD Kumaraswamy government

Former CM HD Kumaraswamy had said on Sunday that he was ready for a probe by even an international agency.

Aug 18, 2019, 17:45 PM IST

BS Yediyurappa-led Karnataka Cabinet expansion on August 20

The expansion of Karnataka Chief Minister BS Yediyurappa`s cabinet is scheduled to take place on August 20, according to official sources. The cabinet expansion will be done after the BJP legislature party meeting that will take place at Vidhana Soudha in Bengaluru on the same day, the chief minister`s office posted on its official twitter handle.

Aug 18, 2019, 16:52 PM IST