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India NewsJul 29, 2021, 3:49 PM IST
Ex-Karnataka CM BS Yediyurappa: No one forced me to resign
In an exclusive interview to Asianet News, former Karnataka Chief Minister BS Yediyurappa clarifies that nobody forced him to resign and it was a decision he took long back with an aim to give others the opportunity. He also hailed the party's choice of selecting Basavaraj Bommai as his replacement and spoke about the party's future in the next state elections.
India NewsJul 28, 2021, 11:00 AM IST
Family had no clue about Basavaraj's elevation as CM, claims son Sharath Bommai
As the state kept guessing about Yediyurappa's successor, the party announced former Home Minister Basavaraj Bommai's name as the next chief minister in the legislature party meeting evening. Interestingly, it seems, Basavaraj's family in RT Nagar seemed to have no clue about it.
India NewsJul 28, 2021, 9:50 AM IST
Basavarj Bommai joins a new league of CMs: Ex-chief ministers' children who went on to sit on CM's chair
New Karnataka Chief Minister Basavaraj Bommai joins the league of sons and daughters taking over the post once held by their fathers.
Top StoriesJul 26, 2021, 1:49 PM IST
These are top contenders for the Karnataka Chief Minister's post
With BS Yediyurappa resigning from the Karnataka Chief Minister's post on the day when the BJP government completed two years in power, the party high command has gone into a huddle to zero in on his successor.
Top StoriesJul 26, 2021, 1:05 PM IST
Karnataka Chief Minister Yediyurappa resigns, denies any pressure from BJP HQ
"I resigned voluntarily. I was not told to step down. I stepped down today because I wanted to wait till the government completes its two years," Yediyurappa said.
Top StoriesJul 26, 2021, 12:55 PM IST
Yediyurappa's exit will shrink BJP's social base; golden opportunity for Congress, JDS: Experts
Experts say that BS Yediyurappa resignation from the Karnataka Chief Minister's post will definitely antagonize the dominant Lingayat community and the mutt seers who idolize him.
Top StoriesJul 25, 2021, 1:46 PM IST
Karnataka Chief Minister BS Yediyurappa expects decision from BJP high command by evening
Karnataka Chief Minister BS Yediyurappa on Sunday that he is expecting suggestions from the BJP high command by today evening and will abide by the top leadership's instructions.
Top StoriesJul 5, 2021, 4:37 PM IST
TN CM Stalin replies to Karnataka CM BS Yediyurappa's letter on Mekedatu dam, asks to stop the project
A day after Karnataka Chief Minister BS Yediyurappa appealed to Tamil Nadu counterpart MK Stalin not to oppose the proposed check dam for Mekedatu, Stalin also wrote back but only to ask Karnataka to stop the project.
Top StoriesJun 19, 2021, 7:57 PM IST
Karnataka eases lockdown rules: Curbs on hotels, gyms, resorts relaxed; what's open, what remains shut
Karnataka Chief Minister BS Yediyurappa has announced new rules for the next phase of the ‘unlocking’ process of Covid-19 restrictions in the state, as cases and positivity rate register a downward trend.
PoliticsJun 11, 2021, 6:48 PM IST
BS Yediyurappa: I will be Karnataka CM for next two years
Karnataka Chief Minister BS Yediyurappa has in a way cleared all speculation about the 'leadership' change in the state and said that he will remain the CM for two more years.
Top StoriesJun 6, 2021, 1:21 PM IST
Yediyurappa breaks silence on CM post rumours, says there is no alternate leadership in Karnataka
BJP National General Secretary CT Ravi had on Saturday clarified that there was no plan to replace Yediyurappa and that he will complete his term in office.
Top StoriesMay 16, 2021, 2:39 PM IST
Cyclone Tauktae: Four dead, 318 displaced, 73 villages affected in heavy rains in Karnataka
Karnataka Chief Minister BS Yediyurappa is closely monitoring the cyclone situation in coastal areas and is in contact with district in-charges and ministers to ensure rescue and relief operations in the affected districts.
Top StoriesMay 5, 2021, 4:13 PM IST
Karnataka mulling complete lockdown after May 12, CM Yediyurappa awaits Centre’s direction
Karnataka Chief Minister BS Yediyurappa Wednesday clarified that a decision on whether or not a full-fledged lockdown should be imposed in the state to mitigate the spread of Covid-19 would be taken based on directions from Prime Minister Modi.
Top StoriesMay 5, 2021, 4:06 PM IST
Karnataka declares journalists as ‘frontline workers’, to be vaccinated on priority
“Our government has decided to consider journalists as frontline workers and accord priority in vaccination against Covid-19,” Karnataka Chief Minister BS Yediyurappa announced on Tuesday.