NEWS14, Jan 2019, 4:41 PM IST
Vokkaliga leader Somashekar appointed as BDA chairman; JD(S) makes calculated move
HD Deve Gowda will vacate his Hassan seat for his grandson’s entry into politics. Prajwal Revanna, son of Karnataka PWD minister HD Revanna, will contest from Hassan.
NEWS11, Jan 2019, 6:49 PM IST
JD(S) plays familiar politics, Deve Gowda’s relative to head Karnataka pollution board
KS Rangappa, the relative of former Prime Minister and JD(S) national president HD Deve Gowda, will be made KSPCB chairman, the post that was denied to the Congress MLA K Sudhakar.
Karnataka3, Jan 2019, 6:50 PM IST
JD(S) holds convention, HN Vishwanath to continue as party prez
Ahead of Lok Sabha polls, JD(S), a regional party is the first one to hold a convention to hint that it is ready for general elections. JD(S) leader R Prakash said that the party leader HD Deve Gowda and HD Kumaraswamy addressed party workers in an effort to instil confidence in them to face the election. He also clarified that the JD(S) president H Vishwanath will not step down and will continue as party president.
Karnataka31, Dec 2018, 6:26 PM IST
Asianet Newsable lists Karnataka leaders who courted controversy in 2018
Call it a slip of the tongue or deliberate remarks, Karnataka leaders have made statements that have resulted in embarrassment for the party or triggered a political storm. From chief minister HD Kumaraswamy’s recent 'shootout' comment, minister BZ Zameer Ahmed Khan's racist remarks to Siddaramaiah criticising HD Deve Gowda or Ananth Kumar Hegde's remark on activists calling them barking dogs, Asianet Newsable tracks the controversial statements made by Karnataka leaders in 2018.
BENGALURU29, Dec 2018, 6:20 PM IST
Appaji canteen dedicated to Deve Gowda shut due to Vaastu problems?
The Appaji Canteen dedicated to former Prime Minister HD Deve Gowda was opened by JD(S) MLC TA Sharavana with much fanfare last year as a fitting reply to Siddaramaiah's Indira Canteen. The eatery, located in the JD(S) Head Office, JP Bhavan in Sheshadripuram, is now shut. Sources say this was due to Vaastu issues
SOUTH6, Dec 2018, 4:25 PM IST
Karnataka cabinet expansion on December 22 unlikely, here is why
Given the superstitious nature of HD Deve Gowda and HD Kumaraswamy (HDK), the coalition government headed by HDK will not be able to expand the cabinet as they may use 'Dhanur Masa' as an excuse of it being an inauspicious time and will continue its 'delay tactics' at least until general elections to save the government from collapsing under brewing rebellion within the coalition. Noted astrologer Dr S K Jain has also warned that in case the government does not delay, the government will sink.
Karnataka24, Oct 2018, 6:44 PM IST
Karnataka: JD(S) leader Vishwanath admitted to hospital, likely to resign from party president's post
Currently in hospital, Vishwanath, Karnataka president of JD(S), has been asked to take rest for a while. His participation in the campaign for Mandya Lok Sabha and Ramanagara Assembly by-elections scheduled for November 3, is not certain.
Karnataka16, Jul 2018, 7:39 PM IST
Karnataka Circuit: Watch today's top news from the state [July 16]
- Taking permission for everything from Congress has made Kumaraswmy cry: Deve Gowda
- Siddaramaiah has sought clarification from CM HDK on showing Congress in bad light
- Water is being released from the KRS dam due to downpour and it has also been closed for visitors
- Minister UT Khader said allegations of Rs 150-crore scam in Indira Canteen were politically motivated
INDIA29, Jun 2018, 5:51 PM IST
Deve Gowda to unite Third Front amid talks of early 2019 Lok Sabha polls
Statements from various political leaders have led to speculations that there is a good chance of 2019 Lok Sabha elections to be advanced. Former Prime Minister HD Deve Gowda too has spoken on these lines.
SOUTH28, Jun 2018, 6:29 PM IST
Southern Circuit [28 June 2018]: Let's wind up with today's top news from South
Watch Southern Circuit for today's news from Karnataka, Kerala, Tamil Nadu, Andhra Pradesh and Telangana
Karnataka21, Jun 2018, 8:57 AM IST
Here's how JDS' supremo Devegowda accepts PM Modi's fitness challenge on World Yoga Day
World Yoga Day: Pictures of Devegowda's intense session are going viral. Take a look