Karnataka Politics(Search results - 232)
India4, Feb 2020, 7:18 PM IST
Karnataka politics: Another MLA demands Cabinet berth, but unlikely to make the cut
Even before the dust could settle down and CM Yediyurappa could come to terms with demands of few MLAs like Umesh Katti of Hukkeri, another loyalist of the Yediyurappa and long-standing BJP leader Murugesh Nirani has demanded a ministerial post
India3, Feb 2020, 7:16 PM IST
Karnataka politics: Ramesh Jarkiholi’s demand for irrigation dept post a plan to settle score with DK Shivakumar
Belagavi's powerful politician Ramesh Jarkiholi who played a major role in dismantling Congress-JDS government last year due to his differences with former irrigation minister DK Shivakumar has his eyes set on the same department, office and official house in an attempt to settle the score with DK Shivakumar
India10, Jan 2020, 1:03 PM IST
Karnataka politics: Congress high command to soon take decision on KPCC president post, says DK Shivakumar
Congress troubleshooter and MLA DK Shivakumar, irked over repeated questions on KPCC post, said that KPCC president, and post of leader of Opposition are very important and the high command will soon make a decision on them.
India9, Jan 2020, 4:20 PM IST
Karnataka politics: I have no aspirations of becoming deputy chief minister, says minister KS Eshwarappa
Karnataka Rural Development and Panchayat Raj minister KS Eshwarappa stated that he does not aspire to be the deputy chief minister of Karnataka and has no plans of obtaining the post.
India14, Dec 2019, 6:44 PM IST
Karnataka politics: After Vishwanath, old-time loyalists meet Siddaramaiah in hospital
After breaking away from Congress and not heeding to former CM Siddaramaiah's request and warning, disqualified and re-elected MLAs Byrathi Basavaraj, ST Somashekhar and former MLA Munirathna Naidu met Siddaramaiah at the hospital and wished him a speedy recovery.
India14, Dec 2019, 12:34 PM IST
Karnataka politics: Win in JD(S) bastion is sign that BY Vijayendra will lead state BJP after Yediyurappa
For the Karnataka BJP, it was a win in 12 seats and routing the opposition Congress and JDS in the by-election to 15 Assembly segments was no doubt a happy occasion for the party in the state. But for chief minister BS Yediyurappa, this is the perfect stage to pave the way for his younger son BY Vijayendra, who could take over the reins from BSY to lead the state unit of the party in the future
India12, Dec 2019, 10:36 AM IST
Karnataka politics: To keep flock together, CM BS Yediyurappa will retain Bengaluru Development portfolio
Sensing concern within the BJP over the allocation of the most prized portfolio – Bengaluru Development department, Karnataka chief minister BS Yediyurappa will most likely keep the portfolio with him and Byrathi Basavaraj, who was aspirant for the post may get another department to head.
India11, Dec 2019, 6:06 PM IST
What will make Siddaramaiah chosen one for Karnataka Congress president post?
After the drubbing in the by-election in Karnataka, former CM Siddaramaiah may have opted to step down from the post of Congress Legislative Party leader, but the party has other plans. With senior party leader DK Shivakumar entangled in ED case, the party may turn to Siddaramaiah to take on the role of Karnataka Congress president.
India11, Dec 2019, 10:49 AM IST
Karnataka politics: Is NA Haris using Rizwan Arshad to launch son Nalapad from Shivajinagar
With Rizwan Arshad winning from Shivajinagar and still a hot favourite to contest the next Lok Sabha elections in 2023, and the reign of Roshan Baig coming to an end, sources say, NA Haris will now look to launch his son Mohammed Nalapad. Nalapad was instrumental in mobilising youths in Tamil speaking pockets of Shivajinagar in the by-election to ensure Rizwan's victory.
India22, Nov 2019, 12:55 PM IST
Karnataka bypolls: 165 candidates remain in the fray while only nine are women candidates
KR Pet, Yellapur constituencies have least number of candidates, Shivajinagar has the highest number of candidates with a total of 19 with respect to Karnataka bypolls
NEWS5, Sep 2019, 3:56 PM IST
DKS' arrest or BSY's Cabinet expansion, caste casts shadow on Karnataka politics
In the Indian political setup caste and cash plays a major role and time and again, elections have stood as evidence to the claim. The phenomenon has not escaped the arrest of Congress leader DK Shivakumar or the recent Cabinet formation of the BJP government in Karnataka
NEWS24, Jul 2019, 2:42 PM IST
Yeddyurappa: Awaiting orders from Delhi before leaving for Raj Bhavan
BJP state president BS Yeddyurappa was all praises for the RSS after the ouster of the Karnataka coalition government and said he was awaiting further orders from Delhi before forming government in Karnataka.
NEWS23, Jul 2019, 12:43 PM IST
Speaker Ramesh Kumar slams rebel MLAs for lack of common sense
Here is how Karnataka Speaker Ramesh Kumar slammed the rebel MLAs who are refusing to return to the Assembly session.