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Karnataka: No threat to coalition government, says MB Patil after 2 Congress MLAs resign

Anand Singh and Ramesh Jarkiholi`s resignation comes at a time when cracks are seeming to appear in the Janata Dal (Secular) and Congress coalition in the state.

Jul 02, 2019, 07:49 AM IST

Accept it, Karnataka has not given you the mandate: Congress leader DK Shivakumar tells Yeddyurappa

Yeddyurappa had claimed that several disgruntled leaders from the Congress and the Janata Dal-Secular are eager to join the BJP. 

Jun 10, 2018, 15:09 PM IST

All is well? 'Upset' Congress MLA meets Rahul Gandhi, says not seeking any berth in Karnataka Cabinet

The Congress-JDS alliance formed the government in Karnataka after agreeing on a 'give and take' policy but some Congress leaders have been seemingly unhappy over not being given a Cabinet berth.

Jun 10, 2018, 14:39 PM IST

Karnataka CM Kumaraswamy admits to infighting within Congress over portfolio allocation

The Congress has dropped several key members of the previous Siddaramaiah ministry while expanding the current Cabinet.

Jun 08, 2018, 15:55 PM IST

We have the right to build dam on Cauvery: Karnataka

Karnataka government on Thursday said it has the right to construct a dam on the Cauvery river without violating the order of Cauvery River Water Tribunal.

Nov 20, 2014, 23:01 PM IST

`Water release to TN as per tribunal distress sharing formula`

Denying the Opposition charge that Karnataka has `compromised` the interests of its farmers, Water Resources Minister M B Patil on Monday said the state has released Cauvery water to Tamil Nadu as per distress sharing formula of the Cauvery Water Dispute Tribunal.

Jul 22, 2014, 00:48 AM IST

Karnataka to spell out stand on Krishna Tribunal verdict next week

Karnataka Water Resources Minister M B Patil on Monday said the state government will spell out in a week`s time its "clear-cut stand" on second Krishna Tribunal`s verdict.

Jan 28, 2014, 00:54 AM IST