Vokkaliga(Search results - 25)
India23, Jul 2020, 8:57 AM
Former minister AH Vishwanath and CP Yogeshwar among 5 nominated to Karnataka legislative council
Keen on fulfilling his promise, Karnataka chief minister BS Yediyurappa on Wednesday received the Governor’s nod to nominate AH Vishwanath and Vokkaliga strongman CP Yogeshwar to the Karnataka legislative council, along with three others
Entertainment17, Apr 2020, 2:42 PM
HD Kumaraswamy's son Nikhil weds Revathi in presence of 50 members
The much talked about grand wedding of HD Kumaraswamy's son Nikhil Kumaraswamy was conducted in a low-key manner. The wedding took place as per Vokkaliga traditional customs between 9:15am and 10 am
OTHER SPORTS17, Feb 2020, 12:32 PM
Photos: Leander Paes honoured at Bengaluru Open
Indian tennis legend Leander Paes was felicitated at the KSLTA Stadium during the Bengaluru Open ATP Challenger event. Paes finished runner-up in the men's doubles. He and his partner Matthew Ebden lost to Indian pair of Purav Raja and Ramkumar Ramanathan 0-6, 3-6 in the final. Paes was honoured by former Indian sportspersons. Joining over a 1000 people were stars from various sports including Jude Felix, Raghunath Vokkaliga, Arjun Halappa (all hockey), Reshma and Nisha Millet (Swimming), Pramila Aiyappa, Ashwini Nachappa, Reeth Abraham (athletes) and Davis Cupper Prahlad Srinath. “All of you taught me about the passion for sport, dedication and hard work. All of which helps us to achieve success,” said Paes while requesting the audience to give a standing ovation to the former athletes.
India10, Oct 2019, 2:49 PM
Is disqualified legislator ST Somashekhar the emerging threat to BJP's Vokkaliga face R Ashoka?
The BJP in Karnataka may witness further crisis in the form of an internal rebellion with the entry of disqualified legislator ST Somashekhar as he is seen as a threat to BJP's Vokkaliga face, revenue minister R Ashoka.
INDIA24, Sep 2019, 8:00 PM
Congress’ strategy for Karnataka by-polls revealed
The Congress in Karnataka that recently lost power and witnessed its troubleshooter DK Shivakumar being arrested for alleged financial fraud, will most likely use the Vokkaliga caste card and the 'backstabbed by disqualified leaders’ sympathy factor during the by-elections in its campaign strategy.
NEWS11, Sep 2019, 12:48 PM
Money laundering case: Vokkaligas, Kannada organisations stage protests in Bengaluru
From seers to politicians, hundreds of people were seen gathered in Bengaluru to showcase their support to Congress leader DK Shivakumar after the Enforcement Directorate arrested him
NEWS10, Sep 2019, 7:06 PM
Bengaluru Night Cap: From ED summoning DK Shivakumar's daughter to Goldman official swindling Rs 38 crore
Karnataka CM finds it difficult to appoint district in-charge ministers. Members of the Vokkaliga community to stage a protest in Bengaluru on September 11 over DK Shivakumar's arrest. Watch Bengaluru Night Cap for all the latest news and updates from the city.
NEWS2, Sep 2019, 2:02 PM
Did BJP pick Ashwathnarayan as deputy CM to cut down growing R Ashoka's clout?
The BJP's move of making Dr CN Ashwathnarayan the deputy CM, by choosing him as the party’s Vokkaliga face has given the opposition a chance to rejoice as they think the move could impact BBMP election as Ashoka is considered an undisputed BJP leader.
NEWS20, Feb 2019, 12:47 PM
BBMP projects in Lingayat, Vokkaliga seers’ names: Opposition calls it political stunt
The Bruhat Bengaluru Mahanagara Palike's (BBMP) plan to take up the projects in the name of Dr Shivakumara Swamiji and Balagangadharanatha Swamiji may look like an honour to the late seers but the Opposition claims that it is a game by the ruling Congress and JD(S)
NEWS14, Jan 2019, 4:41 PM
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.
25, May 2018, 12:52 PM
Prajwal Revanna and DK Shivakumar bonding: Not just a handshake but a mark of support for 2019 General Elections
Prajwal Revanna, grandson of HD Deve Gowda who is aspiring to get on board in politics by becoming a Member of Parliament got a boost after this Handshake with DK Shivakumar. The handshake is a statement that DK Shivakumar will fully back him as he too is a Vokkaliga
21, May 2018, 5:01 PM
After Lingayat and Kuruba dominance in Government, now witness Vokkaliga voltage
Vokkaliga leader HD Kumaraswamy and his alliance partner DK Shivakumar may prefer giving key posts like City Police Commissioner, Transport Commissioner, Deputy Commissioner to various districts to members of Vokkaliga community.
16, May 2018, 10:04 AM
Congress agrees for HDK 's demand as CM for the full term
JDS' condition: HDK to remain CM for the full term
DK Shivakumar is tipped to become Home Minister
HD Revanna likely to become PWD Minister
Dr G Parameshwar will be made Deputy CM
8, May 2018, 2:50 PM
Vokkaliga showdown in Vijayanagar with minister Krishnappa and BJP's Ravindra in the fray
Vokkaliga showdown in Vijayanagar as Minister Krishnappa and BJP's Ravindra are in the fray ahead of the Karnataka elections 2018