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Out of 13 resignations, 8 are not according to law, says Karnataka Assembly Speaker Ramesh Kumar

Karnataka Assembly Speaker KR Ramesh Kumar also said that Governor Vala has also written a letter to him confirming that Independent MLA Nagesh has quit as the Minister in Chief Minister Kumaraswamy cabinet.

Jul 09, 2019, 15:57 PM IST

Karnataka Assembly Speaker Ramesh Kumar expunges rape remark, says women like 'mothers and sisters'

Kumar told the House that he had no intention to cause any pain to women members.

Feb 14, 2019, 06:12 AM IST

Karnataka Assembly Speaker Ramesh Kumar compares himself to rape survivor in row over controversial audio tapes

The Speaker, pointing to repeated reference to charges against him, said his "situation was like that of a rape victim, as they too are supposedly questioned about the incident repeatedly." 

Feb 13, 2019, 07:20 AM IST