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Breaking News: Governor directs CM HD Kumaraswamy to face floor test by 6pm

The Karnataka Assembly failed to meet the 1.30 pm deadline set by Governor Vajubhai Vala for CM HD Kumaraswamy to prove his majority in the House.The Governor has now directed CM HD Kumaraswamy to face floor test by 6pm. Watch full video to know more.

Jul 19, 2019, 16:44 PM IST

Yeddyurappa, BJP delegation submits memorandum to Karnataka Governor over Hassan stone pelting incident

He also added that they will send a memorandum to Union Home Minister Rajnath Singh.

Feb 14, 2019, 11:59 AM IST

'You are made to read lies': Karnakata BJP MLAs disrupt Governor's address

As soon as the Governor started his customary address to the joint sitting, BJP members entered the Well of the House, asking him not to deliver the address. 

Feb 06, 2019, 14:17 PM IST

Mockery of democracy: Rajinikanth targets BJP, Governor over Karnataka drama

BJP asking for some more time and Governor giving 15-day time was a mockery of democracy, said Rajinikanth.

May 20, 2018, 14:21 PM IST

Yeddyurappa, Kumaraswamy to Vajubhai Vala: Key names in the battle for power in Karnataka

While BJP is confident of proving its majority on the floor of the House when needed, Janata Dal Secular and Congress leaders claim that they have the numbers.

May 17, 2018, 14:34 PM IST

Yeddyurappa to be CM: Congress lashes out, approaches Supreme Court

Governor Vajubhai Vala on Wednesday invited BJP legislature party leader BS Yeddyurappa to form the government in Karnataka.

May 16, 2018, 22:45 PM IST

Uday Chopra googles to discover Karnataka Governor is 'BJP guy', gets trolled on Twitter

Bollywood actor Uday Chopra is once again in the line of fire on microblogging site Twitter, this time over Karnataka Assembly elections 2018 results. It started when the Dhoom actor posted a tweet citing the political affiliation of Karnataka Governor Vajubhai Vala. Sharing Vajubhai’s Wikipedia profile link, the Chopra scion referred to him as “BJP guy”.

May 16, 2018, 11:26 AM IST

Karnataka: BJP's CM face BS Yeddyurappa meets Governor, stakes claim to form government

BS Yeddyurappa met Governor of Karnataka Vajubhai Vala and staked claim to form the government in the state after his party swept the single-phase assembly elections held on May 12.  

May 15, 2018, 17:59 PM IST

Meet Vajubhai Vala, the man who will decide BJP vs Congress-JDS in Karnataka

The spotlight is on Vajubhai Vala because it is he who will take the final call on whether the Congress-JDS alliance forms the government in the state or if BJP's CM candidate BS Yeddyurappa takes the mantle. 

May 15, 2018, 16:12 PM IST

Get rid of fashion while going to college: Karnataka Guv to girls

In remarks that could stoke a controversy, Karnataka Governor Vajubhai Vala has advised girl students to get rid of fashion while going to colleges, saying they are not taking part in any beauty competition and there is no need of doing eyebrows or wearing lipsticks. "You come to college for studying, not to take part in any beauty competition.

Jan 08, 2016, 23:32 PM IST

Karnataka Governor in controversy over splurging of money on Raj Bhavan

 Karnataka Governor Vajubhai Vala, a former Gujarat Finance Minister, was embroiled in a controversy over expenditure of Rs four crore on renovation of Raj Bhavan and another Rs 1.30 crore on air travel including by special flights during nine months.

Jun 04, 2015, 19:16 PM IST

Karnataka governor hails state welfare schemes on Republic Day

Karnataka Governor Vajubhai Vala Monday lauded the Congress-led state government for launching many welfare schemes and public services like Mobile One project across the state on the occasion of 66th Republic Day.

Jan 26, 2015, 17:37 PM IST

Democratic governance a tool for social change: Vala

Karnataka Governor Vajubhai Vala on Monday said democratic governance and administration are the tools for social change through which eradication of poverty and equality can be achieved.

Jan 26, 2015, 16:04 PM IST

Vala sworn in as Governor of Karnataka

Vajubhai Vala, former Gujarat Assembly Speaker and an old trusted aide of Prime Minister Narendra Modi, was on Monday sworn in as Governor of Karnataka.

Sep 01, 2014, 21:40 PM IST

Guj Speaker rejects demand to suspend Cong MLAs

Gujarat Assembly speaker Vajubhai Vala Wednesday rejected the ruling BJP members` demand to suspend the Congress MLAs who came to the House wearing protection masks.

Mar 20, 2013, 20:56 PM IST

Vajubhai Vala set to be new Gujarat Assembly Speaker

Veteran BJP leader and former Gujarat Finance Minister Vajubhai Vala is set to be elected unopposed as the new Speaker of the state Assembly.

Jan 22, 2013, 23:19 PM IST

Vaju Vala named `pro tem` Speaker of Gujarat Assembly

Former state finance minister and one of BJP`s most senior MLAs Vajubhai Vala has been selected as `pro tem` Speaker of Gujarat Assembly on Wednesday.

Dec 26, 2012, 22:09 PM IST

Gujarat Assembly polls 2012: Keshubhai, Vala, Zadaphiya file nomination

Former Gujarat Chief Minister and Gujarat Parivartan Party chief Keshubhai Patel, party general secretary Gordhan Zadaphia and Finance Minister Vajubhai Vala filed nominations for assembly polls.

Nov 23, 2012, 23:11 PM IST