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Lok Sabha election 2019: BJP garnered over 51 per cent votes in Karnataka

Lok Sabha election 2019: BJP garnered over 51 per cent votes in Karnataka

Against its previous tally of 17 Lok Sabha seats in 2014, the saffron party won 25 out of the total 28 this time while an independent candidate Sumalatha Ambareesh backed by it wrested the JDS

May 25, 2019, 13:37 PM IST
Roshan Baig will not join BJP as it had tried to end his political career: Karnataka minister

Roshan Baig will not join BJP as it had tried to end his political career: Karnataka minister

"It was the Congress who saved him from BJP's conspiracy. The Congress brought him back and made him a leader," Kader added.

May 24, 2019, 18:56 PM IST
Congress-JD(S) government in fine health: Congress' Dinesh Gundurao

Congress-JD(S) government in fine health: Congress' Dinesh Gundurao

Karnataka Pradesh Congress Committee Working President Dinesh Gundurao on Friday expressed confidence that the coalition government of Congress and JD(S) in Karnataka will stay its course and take

May 24, 2019, 18:16 PM IST
Lok Sabha election results 2019: BJP decimates ruling Congress-JDS coalition in Karnataka

Lok Sabha election results 2019: BJP decimates ruling Congress-JDS coalition in Karnataka

This is said to be the worst ever performance by Congress in Karnataka and a record of sorts by BJP, for which Karnataka emerged as the bright spot in the South with other neighbouring states bucking

May 23, 2019, 23:54 PM IST
Lok Sabha election results 2019: BJP vs Congress-Janata Dal (Secular) in Karnataka as trends and winners pour in

Lok Sabha election results 2019: BJP vs Congress-Janata Dal (Secular) in Karnataka as trends and winners pour in

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

May 23, 2019, 09:29 AM IST
Karnataka CM Kumaraswamy cancels Delhi visit

Karnataka CM Kumaraswamy cancels Delhi visit

Kumaraswamy has cancelled his scheduled visit to Delhi on Tuesday, where he was expected to take part in a meeting of opposition leaders over the issue of EVM.

May 21, 2019, 12:25 PM IST
Refrain from making contradictory statements: Kumaraswamy urges JDS-Congress leaders

Refrain from making contradictory statements: Kumaraswamy urges JDS-Congress leaders

Kumaraswamy to took to Twitter to warn the JD-S- Congress leaders from making contradictory statements.

May 18, 2019, 18:03 PM IST
Karnataka Congress leader found dead under a bridge on bank of Krishna river

Karnataka Congress leader found dead under a bridge on bank of Krishna river

Reshma’s husband, Khaja Bandenawaz Padekanur, has accused Toufiq, who is a senior AIMIM leader from Solapur, Maharashtra, of being involved in the murder of his wife.

May 18, 2019, 06:28 AM IST
Karnataka CM HD Kumaraswamy, Siddaramaiah locked in twitter debate over Kharge

Karnataka CM HD Kumaraswamy, Siddaramaiah locked in twitter debate over Kharge

Kumaraswamy's statement about Kharge had come at a time when there was growing clamour within the Congress for Siddaramaiah to become the Chief Minister once again, resulting in a public spat between

May 16, 2019, 20:42 PM IST
It will be mistake for Veerashaivas to vote for Congress: Yeddyurappa

It will be mistake for Veerashaivas to vote for Congress: Yeddyurappa

 BS Yeddyurappa said that Congress "insulted" its tallest leader Veerendra Patil, who had served as chief minister twice.

May 16, 2019, 08:52 AM IST
Still stand by my word not to contest next assembly polls: Siddaramaiah

Still stand by my word not to contest next assembly polls: Siddaramaiah

Siddaramaiah said he saw nothing wrong in the demand being made by his supporters to contest assembly election.

May 14, 2019, 15:33 PM IST
Many BJP MLAs in Karnataka willing to join Congress after May 23: KC Venugopal

Many BJP MLAs in Karnataka willing to join Congress after May 23: KC Venugopal

KC Venugopal, however, told media that his party is not going to lure away the BJP legislators because they are willing to quit the BJP on their own.

May 14, 2019, 08:59 AM IST
Will PM Narendra Modi hang himself in Vijay Chowk if Cong wins 40 seats in Lok Sabha: Mallikarjun Kharge

Will PM Narendra Modi hang himself in Vijay Chowk if Cong wins 40 seats in Lok Sabha: Mallikarjun Kharge

Senior BJP leader and MP Shobha Karandlaje has demanded Kharge's apology.

May 12, 2019, 21:49 PM IST
Shreeniwas Oka sworn in as Chief Justice of Karnataka High Court

Shreeniwas Oka sworn in as Chief Justice of Karnataka High Court

At a simple ceremony here, governor Vajubhai Vala administered oath to Justice Oka who had previously served as a judge in the Bombay High Court.

May 10, 2019, 22:03 PM IST
SpiceJet flight to Patna delayed by over 6 hours at Bengaluru airport, passengers fume

SpiceJet flight to Patna delayed by over 6 hours at Bengaluru airport, passengers fume

The passengers are yet to get any satisfactory reply from the authorities.

May 10, 2019, 21:10 PM IST
HD Kumaraswamy to campaign for Congress in assembly by-polls

HD Kumaraswamy to campaign for Congress in assembly by-polls

Kumaraswamy will reach Kundgol via Hubballi on Monday evening to campaign for the Congress candidate.

May 10, 2019, 19:45 PM IST
Karnataka: Girl allegedly gangraped in front of boyfriend in Mysore district; case registered

Karnataka: Girl allegedly gangraped in front of boyfriend in Mysore district; case registered

A case has already been registered and three special teams formed to nab the accused.

May 09, 2019, 18:11 PM IST
Karnataka students who missed NEET exam due to train delay to get another chance: Prakash Javadekar

Karnataka students who missed NEET exam due to train delay to get another chance: Prakash Javadekar

Hundreds of NEET aspirants had missed the examination across Karnataka on Sunday due to a  7-hour delay of the Hampi Express.

May 06, 2019, 18:15 PM IST
Hundreds of students in Karnataka miss NEET exam due to train delay

Hundreds of students in Karnataka miss NEET exam due to train delay

The Hampi Express from Hubli to Mysuru is presently running on a diverted route due to maintenance work between Guntakal-Kalluru. 

May 05, 2019, 19:38 PM IST
Police arrests retired army personnel for making hoax call alleging presence of 19 terrorists in Karnataka

Police arrests retired army personnel for making hoax call alleging presence of 19 terrorists in Karnataka

65-year-old Swamy Sundara Murthy, retired army personnel, works as a lorry driver.

Apr 27, 2019, 08:59 AM IST